Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00225 2B Annex - William Wood Papers

Zone d'identification


CA OTUTF MS COLL 00225 2B Annex


William Wood Papers


  • 1834-1871 (Production)

Niveau de description

Manuscript Collection

Étendue matérielle et support

1 box

Zone du contexte

Nom du producteur

(fl. 1834-1871)

Notice biographique

Rev. William Wood emigrated to Canada from England in 1834. In 1832 he was appointed Catechist and Lay Reader by Bishop Strachan. In 1858, he was ordained Deacon in a service at St. Paul's Church in London, Ont. In 1859, he was ordained as Priest by the Bishop of Huron. He served as the incumbent at St. John's Church, Port Rowan, from 1858 until his retirement in 1878. He died in 1896.

Histoire archivistique

Source immédiate d'acquisition ou de transfert

Given to the Library by H.M.F. Logan of Princeton, B.C., 1985.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

The collection consists of correspondence and papers written by or addressed to Woods. Letters are chiefly from family members in England, but also includes three letters by Wood giving Canadian news and some extracts relating to his experiences during the Mackenzie Rebellion, copied from his journal (dated 1837-38).

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation


Mode de classement

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

Conditions de reproduction

Langue des documents

  • anglais

Écriture des documents

Notes sur la langue et l'écriture

Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

Instruments de recherche

Instrument de recherche téléversé

Zone des sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

Unités de description associées

Descriptions associées

Zone des notes

Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)


Mots-clés - Sujets

Mots-clés - Lieux

Mots-clés - Noms

Mots-clés - Genre

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées




Zone des entrées

Instrument de recherche



Sujets associés

Personnes et organismes associés

Genres associés

Lieux associés