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Banner: Tales From The Vault! Canadian Pulp Fiction 1940-1952
Table of Contents
About Tales From the Vault!
Introduction
Canadian Pulp Industry
English Pulp Collection
French Pulp Collection
Themes
Corrupting Morals
Decline of the Pulps
Effects of the Pulps

Gallery!

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Full-Length Magazines
Educational Resources
Letters to the Editor
Credits


Educational Resources

References
Related Sites
Lesson Plans

References

The following is a list of sources that were consulted during the writing of Tales from the Vault: Canadian Pulp Fiction, 1940-1952.

ArchiviaNet: On-Line Research Tool, The Diaries of William Lyon Mackenzie King. Library and Archives Canada, 2002. The Diaries of William Lyon Mackenzie King (accessed March 14, 2005).

Canada. Criminal Code. R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 163; 1993, c. 46, s. 1.

Canada. Statutes of Canada. 1940-42, C. 2.

Décharné, Max. Straight from the Fridge, Dad: A Dictionary of Hipster Slang. New York: Broadway Books, 2000.

Hon. E. Davie Fulton fonds. Library and Archives Canada. MG32-B11, Volume 15.

Hutchison, Don. The Great Pulp Heroes. Oakville: Mosaic Press, 1996.

Hutchison, Don, ed. Scarlet Riders: Pulp Fiction Tales of the Mounties. Oakville: Mosaic Press, 1998.

Strange, Carolyn, and Tina Loo. True Crime, True North: The Golden Age of Canadian Pulp Magazines. Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 2004.

Wertham, Frederic. Seduction of the Innocent. New York: Rinehart, 1954.


Related Sites

For more information on pulp fiction in Canada, please consult the websites listed below.

ARCHIVED - Beyond the Funnies. Library and Archives Canada, 2002.
www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/comics/index-e.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

Canadian Magazines. University of Alberta, 2004.
www.crcstudio.arts.ualberta.ca/canadianmagazines/index.php (accessed March 14, 2005).

"The Canadian True Crime Magazine of the 1940s and 1950s." Culture of Cites: Montreal, Dublin, Toronto, Berlin. McGill Research Team.
www.arts.mcgill.ca/programs/AHCS/cultureofcities/Gallery1/front.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

Crime Fiction Canada. Brock University, 2001.
www.brocku.ca/crimefictioncanada/index.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

Friends of the Merril Collection. Friends of the Merril Collection, 2003.
www.tpl.toronto.on.ca/merril/friends.htm (accessed March 14, 2005).

Harris, Greg. "It Came from the Attic...and Garage...and..." News. University of Calgary, 2002.
www.fp.ucalgary.ca/unicomm/news/gibson/release.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

"Montreal's 'press jaune'." Culture of Cites: Montreal, Dublin, Toronto, Berlin. McGill Research Team.
www.arts.mcgill.ca/programs/AHCS/cultureofcities/Gallery2/front.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

"Quebec's romans en fascicules." Culture of Cites: Montreal, Dublin, Toronto, Berlin. McGill Research Team.
www.arts.mcgill.ca/programs/AHCS/cultureofcities/Gallery3/front.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

Straw, Will. "Culture of Cities: Print Culture and Urban Visuality." Culture of Cites: Montreal, Dublin, Toronto, Berlin. McGill Research Team.
www.arts.mcgill.ca/programs/AHCS/cultureofcities/Print%20Culture.html (accessed March 14, 2005).

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