Fonds Fonds 38 - University of Ottawa miscellaneous documents collection

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University of Ottawa miscellaneous documents collection

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CA ON00345 Fonds 38

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  • 1848-1889, 1886-2009 (Creation)

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2,72 m of textual records 19978 multimedia documents 15 artifact documents

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This collection contains material relating to the activities, the alumni and life on campus. It includes brochures on the University of Ottawa (1889-1964) and material on carious subjects mainly: Acts of canonical visits (1891, 1957, 1964); various events (1877-1966); bilingualism, university sports, courses, the dynamics of the students and teachers (1970-1985); historical notes (1866-1977); the architecture at the University (1962-1991); the central administration (1968-1981); St. Patrick's College (1951-1982); coat of arms and logos (1902-1903, 1971-1993). The collection also includes a large number of photographs that trace back the expansion and evolution of the University and a photographic album of Father Guindon during his rectorship (1964-1984).

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: Documents containing personal and confidential information are restricted to consultation and reproduction. The records are submitted to the Copyright's Act.

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File level inventory for textual documents; item level for multimedia documents.

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