File 02 - Mount Allison University honorary doctorate

Identity area

Reference code

OTUFM 10-I-3-02


Mount Allison University honorary doctorate


  • 1974-1977 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

3 programs + 6 pages of textual records + 1 certificate

Context area

Name of creator


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

John Beckwith (1991-2001); Kathleen McMorrow (A2024-02)

Content and structure area

Scope and content

File contains correspondence, programs, newspaper articles, and a copy of the citation read by James A. Stark at Mount Allison University's Fall Convocation (October 18, 1974).

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Publication note

The convocation address that John Beckwith gave at Mount Allison University, titled "A Big Song-and-Dance" was published in The Canadian Music Educator, vol. 18, no. 3 (Spring 1977) and republished in Music Papers: Articles and Talks by a Canadian Composer 1961-1994 (Ottawa: The Golden Dog Press, 1997).

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Dates of creation revision deletion




Accession area

Retrieval Code

  • Box: 010/046
  • Box: OV/003

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places