Bertrand Russell fonds
- 1847-2000; predominant 1888-1970
The fonds consists of Russell's manuscripts, correspondence, library, periodicals, offprints, leaflets, photographs, audio discs, audio reels, audio cassettes, films, videocassettes, microfilms, news clippings, posters, some furniture, artwork (in...
Paper soldiers and battle scenes collection
Paper soldiers were a popular children’s entertainment or decoration beginning in the 1700s, rising to a height of popularity in the mid-19th century, before all but dying out after the Second World War. This small collection typifies the range of...
George Baldwin Read Collection
The collection consists of Cpt. Read’s First World War military maps and Active Service Testament. An 1808 map of Russia. A copy of Col. R. Meinertzhagen’s Birds of Arabia, which belonged to Cpt. Read’s son.
Read, George Baldwin
Bernard Freeman Trotter fonds
The fonds consists of correspondence, manuscripts, a presentation copy of A Canadian Twilight, and printed material, as well as additional material related to Trotter.
Trotter, Bernard Freeman
War Songs from the first half of the twentieth century collection
The focal point of this collection of sheet music is the First World War. These songs do not reflect the idea of war as it is commonly thought of in popular imagination: battlefields, trenches and heroic charges. These songs were not, for the most...
United States Army Base Hospital No. 20 collection
The collection consists of the History of United States Army Base Hospital No. 20 (Philadelphia, 1920): 257 pages with many illustrations; as well as 16 photographs, 1918. The material appears to come from May Grenville of Thorold, Ontario, who se...
United States Army Base Hospital No. 20
Evans family collection
The collection consists mainly of correspondence between family members and close friends during the First World War, as well as some military documents and photographs.
Vera Brittain fonds
The fonds consists of manuscripts, correspondence, journals, published material, photographs, and other material. It also includes materials related to her brother, Edward, as well as other family members. Please see the note on arrangement for a ...
Reuben Alvin Jukes (Jucksch) diaries
The collection consists of nine pocket diaries covering the period 21 April 1916-26 September 1920.
Jukes, Reuben Alvin
James Herbert (Herb) Gibson fonds
The fonds consists of letters starting just prior to Gibson’s enlistment to his return to Canada, as well as pocket diaries for the years he served and some military documents.
Gibson, James Herbert (Herb)
Norman Allatt fonds
The first accrual consists of the following items: trench maps, picket diaries, paybooks, notebooks, postcards, photographs and other items.The second accrual consists of two commemorative items: a certificate of recognition and commemorative phot...
E.S. Copeland letter
The letter he wrote is dated June 1915 somewhere in France and is addressed to Mrs. Newell. The letter concerns the death of her son, Lawrence Gunn Newell, on 23 April 1915 from wounds sustained during the advance on Ypres. The letter also concern...
World War, 1914-1918 trench map and aerial photograph collection
The collection consists of trench maps and aerial photographs created during the First World War. The majority of the maps were created by the British Ordnance Survey for the Allied forces, although a few German, French and other maps purchased pr...
Julian Gould fonds
The fonds consists of 24 letters from Gould to his parents, 1915-1917, fifteen pencil sketches of scenes behind the British lines and a self-portrait, drawings and watercolours of landscapes (including juvenilia), Parisian architecture (1910), and...
HMS Carnarvon Fonds
There have been two accruals. The first accrual consists of two night order books, 1914-1915, 166 pages and 1915, 161 pages. The second accrual consists of a bound notebook (40 pages) containing a memoir written by George H.J. Hanks who was a Sick...
Harold Brownlee Stuart fonds
The fonds consists of military and personal documents, photographs, news clippings and other materials from his time in the First and Second World Wars as well as some material from the interwar and post-war years.
Stuart, Harold Brownlee
Gerald Blake fonds
The fonds consists of letters that Gerald Blake wrote to his mother and to his brother, Clive Blake, of London, England, concerning his experiences on the Western front. There are also a few letters from Angus Macmillan to Clive Blake. Macmillan w...
Blake, Gerald John
Herbert Stuart Finn maps
The collection consists of maps from the First World War.
Finn, Herbert Stuart