Fonds MS-2-798 - Hugh Philip Bell fonds

Notebook from Hugh Bell's plant collecting trips in and around Halifax, Nova Scotia Dr. Hugh Bell's Collecting Trips, Summer 1943 and Summer 1944 Dr. Hugh Bell's Collecting Trips, Summer 1945 and Summer 1946 Dr. Hugh Bell's Collecting Trips, Summer 1947 and Summer 1948 Dr. Hugh Bell's Collecting Trips, 1949, 1950 & 1951 Dr. Hugh Bell's Collecting Trips, 1952, 1953 & 1954 Dr. Hugh Bell's Collecting Trips, starting October 20, 1954 - Ending July 27, 1956 Catalogue of Plants Collected by Dr. Hugh Bell in 1950

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Hugh Philip Bell fonds

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MS-2-798

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  • 1932 - 1956 (Creation)
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    Bell, Hugh Philip

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7 cm of textual records

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(1889 - 1957)

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Dr Hugh Bell was born on 22 February 1889 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Charles Bell and Isabella Jane Ray. At the time of his death on 25 October 1957, he was working as a botanist for the Research Council of Nova Scotia. He was married to Mary Margeurite Bell.

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Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives by Dr. Brian Hall in accession (2017-018) in May 2017.

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Fonds consists of notebooks created by Hugh Bell during plant-collecting trips around Nova Scotia.

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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], Hugh Philip Bell fonds, MS-2-798, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Final

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2018 (creation)
April 2020 (revision)

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