Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00253 2B Annex - Charles G. D. Roberts Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00253 2B Annex


Charles G. D. Roberts Papers


  • 1899-1985 (Creation)

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1 box (1.5 cm)

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Biographical history

Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, poet and an animal story writer was born at Douglas, York county, New Brunswick and was educated at the University of New Brunswick. He taught school in Chatham and Fredericton, New Brunswick. He lived and worked in Toronto until his death in 1943.

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Gift of Mr. Douglas Fetherling, March 1986.

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Collection of five letters and typescript, two photographs and mounted newspaper clippings about Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts and one letter from Theodore Goodridge Roberts , his youngest brother.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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  • English

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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