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Childhood poetry copybook of Annie Prescott Duff
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MS-2-22, SF Box 16, Folder 6
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0.75 cm of textual records (1 folder)
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Annie Prescott Duff was born in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, on 4 November 1847 to William Duff and Jane Fairbanks. In 1871 she married John Forrest, a Presbyterian minister and the third president of Dalhousie University, with whom she had two sons and one daughter. She died on 3 January 1930 in her home on Tobin Street in Halifax.
Item was accessioned by Dalhousie University Archives in 1970. The custodial history is unknown.
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Item is one poetry copybook, with entries made in various hands.
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There are no access restrictions on these materials. 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.
See the Poetry copybook of Colin Campbell item (MS-2-157) for another poetry copybook.
Further accruals are not expected.
Preferred citation: Childhood poetry copybook of Annie Prescott Duff, MS-2-22, SF Box 16, Folder 6, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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- Forrest, John (Subject)
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