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Fonds No. 26: Lucja Marecka-Borski Papers

Date range
(1936)1943-1986

Biography / History
Lucja Marecka-Borski was a librarian, translator and writer of short stories for children. Acquisition Note: Gift ca. 1984.

Abstract
Lucja Marecka-Borski was a librarian and translator. The collection contains private and official correspondence of Lucja Marecka-Borski with Jerzy Ficowski, Julia Williamson, Jozef and Halina Wittlin, publishers and librarians. There are materials and articles on library work of Lucja Borski, instructions and catalogue cards with her notes for the Library of Congress. There are also her translations of books in English and poems of Jerzy Ficowski, a book "How To Love Children" by Janusz Korczak and a collection of Polish fables for children. Arrangement in Series: Correspondence (1936-)1943-1986, Librarian Works 1963-1977, Photographs 1970-1977, Publications and Press Clippings 1948-1977.

Language
English, Polish, French.

No.TitleDatesLanguages
Correspondence
1Correspondence - private persons: Józef and Halina Wittlin, Jerzy Ficowski, Julia Williamson.1936-1985
2Official correspondence1937-1986
Librarian Works
3Library of Congress - index cards with annotation of Lucja Marecka Borska1977-1977
4Library of Congress - Papers concerning work in the Library. Instructions for a book discription1952-1963
Photographs
5Photographs: Portraits of Jerzy Ficowski and Lucja Borski. Postcards - Polish religious painting by P.Stachiewicz.1970-1977
Publications and Press Clippings
6Press clippings. Memorial notes.1950-1975
7Borski's translation to English: "How to Love Children" by Janusz Korczak
8Borski's translation of English books and poems by Jerzy Ficowski. Press clippings.1976-1977
9Publication: "Good Sense and Good Fortune" by Lucja Borski. Press clippings and copy wrights1970-1971
10Press clippings. Series of "Polish Folk Tales" by Lucja Marecka-Borski published in the Canadian newspaper THE ENSIGN1950-1951
11Press clippings. Series of "Polish Folk Tales" by Lucja Marecka-Borski published in the Canadian newspaper THE ENSIGN1951-1951
12Press clippings. Series of "Polish Folk Tales" by Lucja Marecka-Borski published in the Canadian newspaper THE ENSIGN1951-1951
13Press clippings. Series of "Polish Folk Tales" by Lucja Marecka-Borski published in the US newspaper SHEED & WARD'S OWN TRUMPET1948-1950