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Federation of Military and United Services Institutes of Canada fonds

  • UVICSP SC001
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of biennial conference communications, strategic appraisals, position papers, administrative records, newsletters and material relating to the controversial CBC documentary "The Valour and the Horror" including corresp...

Federation of Military and United Services Institutes of Canada

Claude Houghton collection

  • UVICSP SC002
  • Collection

The collection consists of 4 letters sent to Graham Ackroyd concerning Henry Miller.

Houghton, Claude, 1889-1961

Ronald Okeden Alexander fonds

  • UVICSP SC003
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of records documenting the following World War I campaigns: Kemmel, St. Eloi Craters, Somme, Regina Trench, Hill 70, South Arras, Lievin, March to the Rhine from Mons, the Rhine-Bridgehead Cologne-Bonn, and Waterloo. The fonds i...

Alexander, Ronald Okeden, 1888-1949

Norman Alford fonds

  • UVICSP SC004
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of correspondence and drafts of Alford's critical works, including his biography of George Egerton (Mrs. Mary Chavelita Bright), Alford's Ph.D. dissertation on the Rhymers' Club, drafts of works on Stephen Hudson ...

Alford, Norman

John Gawsworth collection

  • UVICSP SC005
  • Collection

The collection consists of letters from A.R. Orage, 1933-1934, manuscripts by Armstrong for "Focus" 21, "The Literary Digest", etc. (1945-1970) plus a review, a note, and a mss for "The Poetry Review" by G.S. Fraser, ...

Gawsworth, John, 1912-1970

W. H. Auden collection

  • UVICSP SC006
  • Collection

The collection consists of a printed invitation to Auden's birthday party in 1961 plus carbon and Xerox copies of typed letters and holographic notes from Pulitzer Prize administration to Auden listing books sent to him as a member of the Poe...

Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973

Aylmer family fonds

  • UVICSP SC007
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of three scrapbooks, using the Official Telephone Directory Quebec for December 1915, June 1916, and July 1917. They document World War I, including clippings, honour rolls, correspondence, notes, obituaries, articles and column...

Walter Bapty fonds

  • UVICSP SC008
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of the personal diaries kept by Lieutenant Colonel Bapty from 1935 to 1942, as well as a collection of various memorandums, reports, and ephemera from this period. It also contains addresses, essays and lectures given by Bapty o...

Bapty, Walter, 1884-1973

George Barker collection

  • UVICSP SC009
  • Collection

The collection consists of: Barker's correspondence (1934-1964); news clippings (1933-1968); sketches (1963-1965); holographs and transcripts of essays (1937-1969); notebooks; holographs and typescripts of poetry (1954-1970); contracts (1933-...

Barker, George, 1913-1991

Frederick Lyon Barrow fonds

  • UVICSP SC010
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of diaries, travel account books, correspondence, certificates, postcards, passports and several photographs.

Barrow, Frederick Lyon, 1894-1979

Barry family fonds

  • UVICSP SC011
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of copies of indentures of lease of the Barry family preceded by Copy Probate of the Will and Codicil of Thomas Barry, Esq., deceased, dated June 12, 1770.

Tom Sanderson fonds

  • UVICSP SC012
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of an album of photographs taken when Sanderson was living in Egypt. Most are taken in Egypt but there are a few taken in other African locales and the Middle East. The photographs are mainly of the landscape and tourist attract...

Sanderson, Tom

J. Douglas Beardsley collection

  • UVICSP SC013
  • Collection
  • 1979

The collection consists of typescripts, photocopies of typescripts, dummies, page proofs, and paste-ups of "Premonitions and Gifts" and "Inside Passage".

Beardsley, Doug, 1941-

Richard Beck fonds

  • UVICSP SC014
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of certificates honouring Beck, correspondence between Beck and Johan Falkberget (1949-1950), and Carl Joachim Hambro (1865-1964). There are also calligraphic copy of poems by Beck, and ephemera, some relating to Iceland.

Beck, Richard, 1897-1980

John Betjeman fonds

  • UVICSP SC015
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of correspondence, published and unpublished literary works, notebooks, sketchbooks, desk diaries, financial accounts and agreements, and ephemera. Correspondents include family and friends, professional and business associates,...

Betjeman, John, 1906-1984

Book Arts Club of Victoria fonds

  • UVICSP SC016
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of records relating to the preparation of "Letters from Sooke: A Correspondence Between Sir Herbert Read and George Woodcock", including correspondence of Patrick Healey, Benedict Read, George Woodcock, and Howard Gerw...

Book Arts Club of Victoria

Bruce and Dorothy Brown collection

  • UVICSP SC017
  • Collection
  • ca. 2000 B.C.-1970

The collection consists of ancient documents, including a cuneiform tablet and an Egyptian hieroglyph; Medieval and Renaissance documents from England, France, Spain and Italy, 1243-1599, including deeds, charters, illuminated manuscript leaves, l...

Harrison Brown fonds

  • UVICSP SC018
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of contact sheets of 19 rolls of film taken during Brown's trip to China, including views of palaces, Buddhist temples, mountains in northern China, the Great Wall of China, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Canton. Each has an accom...

Brown, Harrison, 1917-1986

Burns family fonds

  • UVICSP SC019
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of correspondence of Flora Burns and other family members, including letters from Louisa Blum, Pearl Craigie, Mrs. Morgan Richards, and the Warburg family, and correspondence between Flora Burns and Sister Mary Theodore, Sister&...

Burns family

Canadian Army collection

  • UVICSP SC020
  • Collection

The collection consists of records documenting various branches of the Canadian Army. Collection includes photographs of parades and drills taken by the Department of National Defence; photocopies of military order of the 1st Canadian Army during ...

Canada. Canadian Army

Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's) fonds

  • UVICSP SC021
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of records of the Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's). Primarily, the fonds contains the official war diaries kept by the regiment during World War Two. The diaries contain the daily logs, intelligence reports, ord...

Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's)

Mrs. Patrick Campbell collection

  • UVICSP SC022
  • Collection

The collection consists of a few of her letters plus her autograph (ca. 1908); her portfolio photographs and photo-postcards; theatre programs and clippings relating to her performances.

Campbell, Patrick, Mrs., 1865-1940

Cavenagh family fonds

  • UVICSP SC023
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of commissions, certificates, orders, proclamations and other documents of Sir Orfeur Cavenagh, James Gordon Cavenagh, and Gordon Cavenagh; correspondence between Matthew Cavenagh Kinsey (Canada East) and R. Calvert (London), 18...

Cavenagh family

H. T. J. Coleman fonds

  • UVICSP SC024
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of records of Herbert Thomas John Coleman, including worksheets of his poetry and prose (also including two poems and an essay by his brother, Rufus Arthur Coleman); Coleman family photographs and negatives, financial records an...

Coleman, H. T. J. (Herbert Thomas John), 1872-1964

Rufus Arthur Coleman fonds

  • UVICSP SC025
  • Fonds

The fonds consists of records of Rufus Coleman relating to his research on the works of John Townsend Trowbridge, including copies of Trowbridge correspondence, photograph of Trowbridge with Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), off prints of articles writ...

Coleman, Rufus A.

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