New acquisitions - archives: Highlights

Dr. Arthur G. Doughty in his office

Dr. Arthur G. Doughty in his office
 (Source : MIKAN 3215013)

Below is a selection of archives that we have recently acquired. These records will be available for consultation once they have been processed and described.

Some of the acquisitions are accruals or additions to existing fonds.

Please see New acquisitions - archives: Complete list to consult the complete listing of all our new archival acquisitions.


Fall 2018

Arthur George Doughty fonds

(Accrual, R2466, MIKAN 104469) Sir Arthur Doughty (1886–1936) was a Canadian civil servant, historian, librarian and archivist. He was the first person to hold the newly combined federal position of Dominion Archivist and Keeper of the Records. The accrual consists of 12 letters written by Doughty to the publisher Arthur H. Clark Company from 1902 to 1904.

George Webber fonds

(Accrual, R12449, MIKAN 3805186) The accrual from George Webber, a Canadian photojournalist based in Calgary, consists of 0.5 metres of textual records and 90 photographs documenting his photographic career, and publications and projects completed between 2007 and 2016. These include the Badlands, Hutterite colonies, the Cecil Hotel and much more.

Tim Lilburn fonds

(MIKAN 5081522) This new fonds documents the life and career of the acclaimed poet, teacher, essayist and editor Tim Lilburn. It consists of drafts, proofs, correspondence, photographs, scholarly works, teaching records, printed notices and memorabilia covering the period from the 1950s to 2016.

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