Series 1 - Biographical

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UTA 1590-1




  • 1947-2011 (Creation)

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1.68 m of textual records
364 photographs
20 objects (awards and medals)
6 videos ; 2 DVDs ; 4 sound cassettes ; 1 CD

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Series consists of general files documenting the life of Fraser Mustard, including his CV as of 2010. Personal correspondence includes letters relating to his retirement, 75th birthday, biography and his illness near the end of his life. Series also includes various media clippings about Dr. Mustard’s life and work, 1947-2010, including his football career at the University of Toronto, his scientific career, his work with the CIAR and Founders’ Network, and reactions to his work in early childhood development. Series also includes records relating to Mustard’s various awards, memberships and honorary degrees. These records include correspondence, programs, certificates, photographs, plaques, pins and 3-dimensional awards. Awards and media appearances are also documented in video and sound recordings.

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See also: For more media clippings, see Series 5. Other records relating to honorary degrees and awards can be found in Series 3 (correspondence), series 5 (travel files) and series 7 (speeches).

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Retrieval code (textual)

B2011-0010/001 - /005

Retrieval code (oversize)

B2011-0010/112 - /114

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B2011-0010/001P, /003P - /004P

Retrieval code (objects)

B2011-0010/001ART - /004ART

Retrieval code (film)

B2011-0010/001M - /008M

Retrieval code (audio)

B2011-0010/001S - /005S

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