Item MS-2-582, SF Box MS-2-582 - Francis B. A. Chipman's notebook

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Francis B. A. Chipman's notebook

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MS-2-582, SF Box MS-2-582

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  • 1900-1901 (Creation)

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3 cm of textual records (1 folder)

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

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The notebook was found in a barn by John Hoar of Halifax, who donated the volume to the archives in 1987.

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Item is a notebook Chipman used during law school. It contains notes on shipping lectures by Richard Weldon, Dean of the Law School.

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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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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: MS-2-582, SF Box MS-2-582