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Charles H. Mercer fonds
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- Textual record
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1911, 1928-1936 (Creation)
Physical description area
8 cm of textual records (4 folders)
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Name of creator
Dr. Charles H. Mercer was a Professor of Modern Language at Dalhousie University in the early 20th century. He was also involved with the League of Nations and with several Canadian prisoners' rights groups.
Materials were donated by Professor Eric Mercer on February 9, 1994 and on October 3, 1996.
Scope and content
Fonds consists of published material, correspondence, pamphlets, off-prints on foreign language broadcasting around the world; correspondence and literature on the League of Nations Society in Canada; and correspondence with the Canadian Prisoners’ Welfare Association, the Penal Association of Canada and the Prisoners’ Aid and Welfare Association.
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Records are arranged chronologically.
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Restrictions on access
There are no access restrictions on this fonds. All materials are open for research.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.
No further accruals are expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Charles H. Mercer fonds, MS-2-659, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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Subject access points
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Faculty papers
- Personal archives
- Prisoners--Civil rights--Canada
- Radio broadcasting
- Reports, publications, studies, and documentation
- Universities and colleges--Faculty
- Universities and colleges--Faculty--Research