Fonds 1155 - William Hall Clawson fonds

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UTA 1155

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William Hall Clawson fonds

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  • 1900-1956 (Creation)

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1.35 m of textual records and microform (12 boxes)

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(1879-1971)

Biographical history

Born 1879. William Hall Clawson was professor of English at the University of Toronto from 1905 until his retirement in 1950. He died Guelph, Ontario on 21 February, 1971.

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Correspondence, course notes, lecture notes and draft articles largely compiled while a professor of English (1905-1950); typescript, photostat of original manuscript and microfilm copy, correspondence, etc. relating to "Life of St.Norbert" by John Capgrave and edited by Clawson; bound volumes listing students and marks for classes taught by Clawson (1914-1950); Clawson's own student notebooks (1901-1906) on courses on Chaucer and Robin Hood; typescript of "The religious thought of Sir Thomas More" by Gervase [?] Burke, n.d.

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B1987-0052

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