Kenneth B. Jackson fonds
- 1918 - [195-], [predominantly 1918-1940] (Creation)
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3 m of graphic records (1 cabinet)
Name of creator
Chairman of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science from 1942 to 1963.
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Approximately 3500 to 4000, 3.25 x 4.25 inch glass plate negatives and roll film negatives taken by K.B. Jackson, Chairman of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science from 1942 to 1963. Subjects include: the W.W.I. military from Canada (Petawawa) and Europe; France, Germany, England and Scotland (1923); and Jackson family photos. Many of the photographs concern the University of Toronto: exteriors and interiors of professors’ houses (1920-1939); portraits of university professors (1920-1939); Hart House theatricals and Camera Club; and the first snowmobile prototype. There are also photographic land survey experiments, photographic aerial survey experiments, and physics lab experiments.
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Open. Contact Special Media Archivist to arrange access in the Reading Room.
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No finding aid.
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