Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00284 2B Annex - Julia Jarvis Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00284 2B Annex


Julia Jarvis Papers


  • 1976 (Creation)

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Manuscript Collection

Extent and medium

1 volume and mapcase

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Biographical history

Julia Jarvis is the author of the books Three Centuries of Robinsons, The Company of New France and Louis Hébert.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of David Tweed, 1989

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Scope and content

Consists of a master copy, with extra illustrations and documents, of In Good Faith, being the story of some Jarvises, namely Stephen Jarvis, and his ancestors, along with an appendix containing the two elder branches of United Empire Loyalist families, namely Munson Jarvis and some family and William Jarivs and some family. Based on family papers, some of which were subsequently deposited in the Metro Toronto Public Library and in the Anglican Church Archives.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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  • English

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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