- 1914-1969 (Creation)
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2.5 m of textual and graphic records and publications (20 boxes)
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Born in Toronto, 9 January, 1907, son of William Arthur Parks, Professor of Geology. Arts, 1923-1927, BA 1927 (University College) ; Medicine, MD 1930. Died in Toronto, 198-.
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Correspondence, course and lecture notes relating to his early education at University of Toronto Schools, Upper Canada College and as undergraduate and medical student at the University of Toronto; diaries, addresses, and publications documenting Arthur Parks' education, his military service in the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps during World War II, and his subsequent career in the insurance business. Also includes course notes of Park's aunt, Mary Louise McLennan, in Education, 1914-1915. Photograph of Camp Borden.
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