Item MS-2-582, SF Box 45, Folder 4 - Francis B.A. Chipman's Dalhousie law school notebook

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Francis B.A. Chipman's Dalhousie law school notebook

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MS-2-582, SF Box 45, Folder 4

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  • 1900-1901 (Creation)
    Chipman, Francis Beverley Allan

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3 cm of textual records

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([18--] - [19--])

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Francis Beverley Allan Chipman, or “Chippy,” graduated from Dalhousie Law School in 1902 and later worked with E.M. Macdonald in Pictou, Nova Scotia. While studying at Dalhousie he served on the Student Union’s Executive Committee and the DAAC’s Managing Committee. Prior to attending Dalhousie, Chipman received an MA from Acadia University.

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The notebook was found in a barn by John Hoar of Halifax, who donated the volume to the Dalhousie University Archives in accession (69-87) in 1987.

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Item is Francis Chipman's notebook from law school containing notes on shipping lectures by Dean Richard Weldon.

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Back cover of the notebook has detached. Spine is fragile.

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  • English

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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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.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Francis B. A. Chipman fonds, MS-2-582, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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  • Box: SF Box 45