Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00204 2B Annex - Samuel Alexander White Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00204 2B Annex


Samuel Alexander White Papers


  • 1905-1954 (Creation)

Level of description

Manuscript Collection

Extent and medium

44 boxes (6 metres)

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Name of creator


Biographical history

Samuel Alexander White was a Canadian writer and teacher.

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Scope and content

The collection consists of drafts and tearsheets of published writings, part of an unpublished autobiography, drawings, sketches, correspondence, and other printed material.

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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:

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Language of material

  • English

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Uploaded finding aid

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See also White family fonds (F 1226) at the Archives of Ontario.

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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