Fonds MS-2-659 - Charles H. Mercer fonds

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Charles H. Mercer fonds

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  • Textual record

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Fonds

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MS-2-659

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  • 1911, 1928-1936 (Creation)

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8 cm of textual records (4 folders)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

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.

Custodial history

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.

Language of material

  • English

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English

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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.

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No further accruals are expected.

General note

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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