Fonds 0073 - University of Toronto. Department of Physics fonds

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UTA 0073


University of Toronto. Department of Physics fonds


  • ca. 1893 - ca. 2000 (Creation)

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1.87; 10 boxes of textual and photographic records, 7 cassette recordings.

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The University of Toronto's Department of Physics was established 1887 when the Chair of Mathematics and Physics split to form the Chair of Mathematics, and the Chair of Physics; cited as the Department of Physics from October 1892; name changed on July 1, 1911 to the Department of Physics and Photography. Shortly after, the department was renamed the Department of Physics.

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This fonds contains 5 accessions of records from the University of Toronto's Department of Physics. See accession-level descriptions for more details.

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Restricted; Subject to review under the Freedom of Information Protection of Privacy Act

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