- 1901-1965 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
3.15 m of textual and graphic records and moving images
(16 boxes, 2 items)
Name of creator
This artillery unit was established in 1916 and consisted almost entirely of students and graduates from the University.
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Scope and content
Fonds consists of 4 accessions:
A1968-0003: Service records and lists (1914-1950); financial records (1915-1965); histories and reports (1914-1964); war diaries (1939-1945); minutes of committees and officers' meetings (1921-1957); order books and manuals (1915- 1948); publications (1901-1937); photographs and one painting. (16 boxes, 1901-1965)
A1998-0005: Group photograph of the C.O.T.C. (1 photograph, ca. 1914-1917)
B1981-0044: Bronze lapel pin inscribed "University of Toronto Canada Overseas Training Company" and " COTC". Pin is shaped like maple leaf. (1 item, 1914-1918)
B2004-0005: Military portrait ot the University of Toronto Contingent, Reinforcement Draft, 1st Tank Battalion taken October 19 1918.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions governing access
A accessions are subject to review under "Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act"
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The bulk of the materials can be found in accession A1968-0003. Finding aid is attached.