Fonds 2097 - Margaret Eleanor Theodora Addison fonds

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CA ON00357 2097


Margaret Eleanor Theodora Addison fonds


  • 1875–1941 (Creation)

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31 cm of textual records
1 photograph
1 handkerchief

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Biographical history

Margaret Eleanor Theodora Addison was a graduate of Victoria College (1889) and served as Dean of Annesley Hall (women’s residence) and Dean of Women at Victoria University, 1903–1931.

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Photograph and handkerchief were received in 2016 from Rosemary and Ed Addison.

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Fonds consists of diaries, 1900–1912, family correspondence, 1875–1931, notes, clippings, publications, biographical material, 1941, scrapbook, a portrait and a monogrammed handkerchief.

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Diaries, July–November, 1900, November–December, 1900, are also available on 1 microfilm reel: positive and negative; 35 mm.

Scanned copies of microfilm are also available in PDF.

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See the Dean of Women's fonds (Fonds 2067) for records related to Margaret Addison's work as the Dean.

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