Fonds 2026 - Alfred Gandier fonds

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CA ON00357 2026


Alfred Gandier fonds


  • 1881–[ca. 1950] (Creation)

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42 cm of textual records

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Alfred Gandier served several congregations of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, from 1889 to 1908, before becoming Principal of Knox College, and then Principal of Emmanuel College, 1928–1932.

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Fonds consists of correspondence (including correspondence of the Principal of Emmanuel College), 1893–1932; manuscripts of addresses and articles, 1908–1932; sermons, reports and notes, 1881–1931; diaries, 1881, 1882, 1927; published sermons, articles and pamphlets, n.d., 1905; clippings; memorial booklet, 1934; notebooks on theological subjects, n.d.; and papers from Mrs. Jean Gandier including correspondence from Alfred and biographical notes about him, 1900–[ca. 1950].

The fonds is organized into 4 series: Correspondence; Sermons, addresses, and articles; Diaries; and Jean Waters Gandier Personal Papers.

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The Presbyterian Church in Canada Archives holds the records of Knox College.

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