Fonds 1782 - Frederick Gordon Smith fonds

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UTA 1782

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Frederick Gordon Smith fonds

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  • 1910-1980; (pre-dominant 1935-1955) (Creation)

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1.24 m of textual records, microform and publications (10 boxes)

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Professor of geology.

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Records documenting Gordon Smith's research in the field of mineral geology including: correspondence, mainly with mining or mineral exploration companies; original data and research reports; research note books, some of which may relate to his work as a student at the University of Manitoba; records relating to finances and equipment.

Peripheral to the above archival records are various drafts of a Computer User Manual, University of Toronto 1973-1980, and photocopies of the table of contents of various academic journals arranged by date from 1910 to 1970 which probably served as a reference tool. There are also 2 boxes of books and published microfilm.

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B1984-0017

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