- 1863-1937 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
24 boxes and items (8.5 metres)
Name of creator
James Scarth Gale was a Canadian writer and Presbyterian missionary in Korea.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of George M. Gale, 1987.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Drafts of writings about Korea and translations of Korean texts; commonplace books, diaries, correspondence, family papers, photographs, his collection of manuscripts, photographs, printed appearances.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Series 1. Correspondence
Series 2. Literary Works
Series 3. Gale Family Papers
Series 4. Korean Manuscripts
Series 5. Pictures
Series 6. Ephemera
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-request
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material