Manuscript Collection MS Coll. 00022A - Thoreau MacDonald Papers

Identity area

Reference code

CA OTUTF MS Coll. 00022A

Title

Thoreau MacDonald Papers

Date(s)

  • 1900 - 1984 (Creation)

Level of description

Manuscript Collection

Extent and medium

2 boxes (.4 metres)

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Name of creator

Biographical history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Leon Katz
Gift of Ron Peters

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Collection consists of two series. The first consists of 14 original works of art by Thoreau MacDonald and two original pencil drawings by J.E.H MacDonald donated by Leon Katz. The second series consists primarily of ephemera related to Thoreau MacDonald, which was donated by Ron Peters. This material is primarily composed of cards with his designs, order forms for books with his illustrations and other promotion material. Also included in the second series is research material used by Thoreau MacDonald related to hawks, predators and the environment.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

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Conditions of access and use area

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: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-request

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Language of material

  • English

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Description identifier

CA OTUTF MS Coll. 00022A

Institution identifier

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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Language(s)

  • English

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