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Pollock, Harry J., 1920-2019

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1920 - 2019-04-15

Harry J. Pollock was the first president of Temple Sinai. He developed an interest in the work of James Joyce and established the James Joyce Society in Toronto in 1964.In 1969 Pollock became a Fellow of Stong College, York University and offered college tutorials on Joyce and creative writing there until 1995. He received an honourary D.Litt in 1995 from York University. He also served as the curator of the Anglo-Irish collection at McMaster University in Hamilton, 1970-1972.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Paul and Lucie Léon collection of James Joyce, 1920-1971

 Collection
Identifier: 1984-005
Scope and Contents Consists of correspondence between Paul and/or Lucie Léon and James Joyce and other friends, colleagues, and fellow Joyceans; page proofs for Finnegan’s Wake and page proofs for James Joyce and Paul Léon (listed separately in the McFarlin bibliographic catalog), the Story of a Friendship by Lucie Léon Noël; over 60 photographs and photo-negatives of James Joyce, the Léons, colleagues and friends, and Joyce family members; and a blue/white striped tie once belonging to James Joyce, a porcelain...
Dates: 1920 - 1971

Pollock, Harry J.

 Item
Identifier: 1984.005.1.14-15
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Consists of correspondence between Paul and/or Lucie Léon and James Joyce and other friends, colleagues, and fellow Joyceans; page proofs for Finnegan’s Wake and page proofs for James Joyce and Paul Léon (listed separately in the McFarlin bibliographic catalog), the Story of a Friendship by Lucie Léon Noël; over 60 photographs and photo-negatives of James Joyce, the Léons, colleagues and friends, and Joyce family members; and a blue/white striped tie once belonging to James Joyce, a porcelain...
Dates: 1920 - 1971

Pollock, Harry J., 1968-10-21

 File
Identifier: 1988.012.1.184
Scope and Contents Ellmann thanks Pollock for letting him see Night Boat from Dublin.
Dates: 1968-10-21