Fonds 1313 - Irvine Israel Glass fonds

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UTA 1313


Irvine Israel Glass fonds


  • 1938-1994 (Creation)

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11.58 m of records [textual; graphic; sound recording; moving image]
(60 boxes)

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Biographical history

Specialist in shock waves and a professor and administrator at the Institute for Aerospace Studies, University of Toronto.

Archival history

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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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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Files in B1994-0033, Series 6 are restricted, subject to review under FIPPA. All other records are open.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

-Added to AtoM by Karen Suurtamm, June 2016
-Updated by E. Sommers, July 2018




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