- 1938-1994 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
11.58 m of records [textual; graphic; sound recording; moving image]
Name of creator
Specialist in shock waves and a professor and administrator at the Institute for Aerospace Studies, University of Toronto.
Records in accession B1994-0033 were removed from Dr. Glass' office in the Institute of Aerospace Studies several months after his death in October, 1994. Accession B1995-0014 contains records received from the family.
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Scope and content
Fonds consists of records documenting the career of Irvine Glass as a specialist in shock waves, a professor and administrator at the Institute for Aerospace Studies and his personal interest in the Jewish peoples through his involvement, in particular, with Canadian Professors for Peace in the Middle East, the Committee of Concerned Scientists, and the Sino-Judaic Institute.
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Conditions governing access
Files in B1994-0033, Series 6 are restricted, subject to review under FIPPA. All other records are open.