Fonds 0073 - University of Toronto. Department of Physics fonds

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UTA 0073

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University of Toronto. Department of Physics fonds

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  • ca. 1893 - ca. 2000 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

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

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(1887-current)

Administrative history

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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Scope and content

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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