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Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Student Collection
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Alan Dignan

Consists of a scrapbook of Alan Dignan (Victoria Class of 1931) containing clippings, correspondence, notices, programmes and other ephemera concerning student activities at Victoria University, 1927-1931.

Dignan, Alan

Judy Caldecott Fleming

Consists of Victoria College Union Council freshman orientation material, financial records, agenda, correspondence, election material and social calendar, 1958-1960. Also contains a small amount of ephemera from the 1958 initiation events.

Fleming, Judy Caldecott

Barry Wood

Contains a notebook with Barry Wood's (Vic graduate, class of 1963) lecture notes created while auditing Northrop Frye's "Symbolism in the Bible" course. The notes are neat, legible, and very detailed. Also included is a photocopy of a 2013 Vic Reports article by Barry Wood ("Do you know Northrop Frye?") detailing his memories of Frye at Vic and how he met him again in 1970 while a doctoral student at Stanford.

Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Student Collection

  • CA ON00357 2190
  • Collection
  • 1859-2013

This collection contains various personal records donated by students, alumni, and their families. Most of these materials focus on the individuals' experiences as students, but some records also detail experiences during various wars and life after graduation. The records include correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, ephemera, and more.

[Methodist Church]

Consists of one 1893 newspaper, The Gleaner (Jan. 13, 1893, Brampton, ON.). Also contains a 1906 certificate certifying a Life Membership in the Women's Missionary Society of the Methodist Church made out to Mrs. Sandford E . Marshall, Norfolk Street Church Auxiliary.

Miriam Sheridan

Consists of papers of Victoria University Class of 1920 graduate, Miriam Sheridan (nee Marshall), relating to her membership in the Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity, including scrapbook containing printed material and photographs, clippings, notes, certificate and other printed material, 1919–1934; photographs, including scrapbook of life at Victoria and attendance at reunions, ca. 1916–1980, slides of reunion, 1970, portraits, and photographs of Victoria groups, 1916–ca. 1920.

Sheridan, Miriam

George John Blewett

Contains a photocopied essay submitted for the Graduate Bowdoin Prize Competition at Harvard University: The Philosophy of Spinoza with especial Reference to its Historical Position. Essay was submitted under a pseudonym (Basset Trewerdale Lanke).

Blewett, George John

Leith MacDonald

Scrapbook consisting of ephemera and photographs related to Leith MacDonald's (nee Ferguson - class of 3T8) involvement in student theatre, the Victoria College Dramatic Society, and her later career in the Ottawa area theatre scene.

Isabel McMullan

Scrapbook contains invitations, programs, dance cards, etc. collected by Isabel McMullan (class of 4T7). These cover many major student events at Victoria and UofT including convocation, concerts, theatre, dinners, parties, Bob Revue, and sports.

Sparling Family

Consists of a diary describing life as a student at Victoria University, 1929-[1933?]. The diary is noted as belonging to Florence Sparling, though the varied handwriting can give the impression of many authors. [1]


Murray A. Cayley

Consists of a scrapbook assembled by Murray A. Cayley that focuses mainly on the activities of the various musical and dramatic clubs of which he was a member. It includes newspaper clippings, posters and announcements, and programmes for concerts and plays. The scrapbook also contains many ephemera items from his time at Vic, including programmes and invitations for the Freshman and Senior Receptions, Senior Dinners and Graduating Class Dinners as well as Admit to Lectures cards, class schedules, and Hart House membership cards.

Cayley, Murray Alexander

Dorothy Millar

Consists of a scrapbook compiled by Dorothy Millar which contains memorabilia of her student/social life, 1918-1923; includes ephemera relating to church and University activities, and musical entertainment.

Millar, Dorothy Esther

Lester B. Pearson

Consists of scrapbook compiled by Pearson that contains the following material relating to his student years at Victoria University, 1913-1919: first letter from University; ephemera from events and activities, including "The Bob" and the Union Literary Society, lectures, receptions and dinner; clippings; examination results statements; and convocation programmes. The scrapbook also contains the letter appointing Pearson Lecturer in History, 1923; and clippings of letters written by Pearson during his service in World War I, and published in a newspaper.

Pearson, Lester Bowles

Dorothy Bernhardt

Consists of papers of Dorothy Bernhardt (née Butcher), who graduated from Victoria University in 1926: scrapbook containing clippings, printed material, correspondence and other memorabilia regarding Victoria University, 1922-1931; Class of 1926 reunion material, 1946-1976; and photograph album, 1921-1924.

Bernhardt, Dorothy

Alma E. Wales

Consists of a scrapbook titled "Some of my College activities and interests," which includes photographs, ephemera, correspondence and clippings showing activities and events from Alma E. Wales' years as a student at Victoria University, 1924–1928.

Wales, Alma E.

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