Fonds MS-2-446 - Hector McInnes fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Hector McInnes fonds

General material designation

  • Textual record

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code


Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1845 - 1937 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

35 cm of textual records

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

(1869 - 1937)

Biographical history

Hector McInnes was a teacher, lawyer, businessman and politician in Halifax. Born in Pictou, Nova Scotia, in 1860, he graduated with his LLB from Dalhousie in 1888, the first of four subsequent generations of Dalhousie law graduates. He served on the board of Dalhousie University from 1904-1937 and was chairman from 1932 until his death in 1937.

Custodial history

Records were donated to Dalhousie University Archives by Donald McInnes, Hector McInnes' son, in accession (51-81) in 1981.

Scope and content

Fonds includes correspondence, receipts, and indentures.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script note


Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

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.

Finding aids

Generated finding aid

Associated materials

Related materials


Further accruals are not expected.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Hector McInnes fonds, MS-2-446, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Accession area