Item is three sheets of paper. The first sheet is folded to make two additional pages. The letter is Archibald MacMechan's recommendation to Edwin Laftus, that Daniel Harvey should receive the position of lecturer in History at Dalhousie University. A P.S. note by MacMechan also recommends an article that Harvey wrote for the Rhodes Foundation.
Item is a glass plate of a drawing of Rev. Thomas McCulloch, D.D. The drawing by Arthur Lismer itself is based on a painting of McCulloch by Daniel Munro. The drawing was commissioned and used for history books on Dalhousie University, like One hundred years of Dalhousie 1818-1918 (1920), and Daniel Cobb Harvey's, An introduction to the history of Dalhousie (1938).
File contains photographs taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1938. The photographs show the unveiling of plaques in honour of Dalhousie's first three presidents; the unveiling of the Halifax Castine monument on Studley campus; alumni and convocation processions; the cornerstone laying ceremony for the Medical-Dental Library; a dance; and various Dalhousie alumni.
Item is a photograph taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1938. The photograph shows a procession of graduates walking across Dalhousie's Studley campus. The Macdonald Library (Macdonald building) and Science Building (Chemistry Building) are visible in the background.
Item is a photograph taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1938. The photograph shows a procession of alumni, faculty, or other people walking across Dalhousie's Studley campus. The Macdonald Library (Macdonald building) and Science Building (Chemistry Building) are visible in the background.
File contains an invitation for a fundraising event for the Nova Scotia Writers in the Schools Program, hosted by the Nova Scotia Children's Literature Roundtable and held at the University Club, Dalhousie University.
Fonds consists of correspondence to and from donors (1936-1945), student lists, and miscellaneous papers and receipts. Most of the donor correspondence relates to requests for donations, in particular for the Cape Breton Regional Scholarship and the Hebrew Prize in Pathology.
MS-2-249, SF Box 31, Folder 12-13; SF Box 34, Folder 3-7
Fonds consists of Phi Delta Theta records, including programs, budgets, reviews, newspaper clippings and materials related to the fraternity's fiftieth reunion in 1980. There is also Morton's history of the fraternity, miscellaneous correspondence (including some with Kenneth Leslie’s lawyer regarding the Committee on Un-American Activities) and a play written by Morton in the 1930s.
Fonds comprises primarily Dawson's research materials, including newspaper clippings, assorted print materials, notes and correspondence, manuscript drafts, proofs and offprints. There is a smaller volume of personal and family papers, personal and professional correspondence, four photograph albums, and over 160 photographs of Dawson’s family, homes, and friends from his student days at Dalhousie.
This fonds consists of photographs; audiovisual materials; newspaper clippings; pamphlets and posters; Dalhousie publications and other printed material; student and personnel files; correspondence; manuscripts; reports created by or reviewed by senior administration; financial materials including accounts payable and receivable documents, budgets, and ledgers; legal documents, including deeds and leases; diaries; scrapbooks; meeting minutes and agendas; academic plans; speeches; and other documents related to the senior administration’s sphere of responsibility.
The fonds consists of records relating to the administration and governance of the association; correspondence carried out on behalf of the Association; events such as the amalgamation of Dalhousie University and the Technical University of Nova Scotia, various university campaigns, Dalhousie Centenary celebrations; association-sponsored activities such as memorials and tributes, track and field meets, and reunions; graduate and alumni lists; photographs of alumni who served in World War I; and press stories about the Association.
Series consists of documents accumulated by the administration of the Institute of Public Affairs (IPA). The majority of materials are minutes, memorandums, correspondence, and reports created by, or related to, several committees within the IPA. These committees were designed to develop policies, facilitate decision-making, manage projects, and maintain positive relationships with Dalhousie University administration. Series also contains several news and press releases issued by the IPA to generate publicity for important events hosted by the Institute or achievements of its staff. Series also contains academic plans and program guides produced by the IPA which offer insight into the curriculum at Henson College.
Fonds consists of administrative records related to the operation of the Dalhousie Arts Centre which includes correspondence, personnel files, reports, and memos; audio-visual materials; minutes, correspondence, and reports related to the Dalhousie Cultural Activities Committee and its sub-committees; financial records which include annual and monthly reports, budget records, payroll reports and other fiscal documents; artistic organization files; photographic records of performers; production, performance and event records that include contracts, news clippings, and promotional materials; as well as publicity materials for the Arts Centre.
Item is a proof sheet with photographs from a tour of the Life Sciences Centre at Dalhousie University. The photographs show Gordon Leece, chief of operations at the Dalhousie Computer Centre, showing computer equipment to students from Holly Drive Elementary School and their teacher, Mary Lloyd. The proof sheet also includes photographs of unidentified people climbing on a muddy hill to look in window.
Item is a photograph of a group of high school students from Oxford Regional High School watching a demonstration by Dr. G. Stroink during a tour of the Sir James Dunn Science Building at Dalhousie University. The photograph shows Stroink spinning a bicycle wheel to demonstrate angular momentum. The photograph was published in University News, Volume 6, No. 6.
Item is a photograph taken during the installation of Henry Hicks as President and Vice-Chancellor of Dalhousie University. The photograph shows the Hon. Robert L. Stanfield, and unidentified person, Henry Hicks, and Donald McInnes on stage at the ceremony. The unidentified person is holding an academic robe for Hicks while McInnes stands at a podium. The date on the photograph may be incorrect because Hicks was the President from 1963-1980.
File contains photographs residents of Shirreff Hall and Howe Hall at Dalhousie University. The photographs show students standing on the front steps of Shirreff Hall; standing in a lounge in Shirreff Hall; sitting in their rooms; or posing in other places around Dalhousie campus.
Item is a photograph of two unidentified people clinking glasses or giving a toast during a candlelight and wine dinner held at Howe Hall every second weekend. The photograph was published in University News, Volume 8 No. 11.
Item is a photograph taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1924. The photograph shows a group of alumni from the class of 1924 standing with a sign that says "1924" during an alumni procession.
Item is a photograph of the front entrance of the Macdonald Memorial Library (Macdonald Building) at Dalhousie University, taken at night with lights shining on the building. The photograph was taken during a Dalhousie reunion in 1924.
Item is a photograph taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1924. The photograph shows G. S. Campbell and President Arthur Stanley MacKenzie standing on the front steps of the Macdonald Memorial Library (Macdonald Building).
Item is a postcard featuring a photograph taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1924. The photograph shows four unidentified boy scouts standing behind a French Gun from Louisbourg, dated 1758.
Item is a postcard featuring a photograph taken during a Dalhousie University reunion in 1924. The photograph shows several unidentified people in historical dress reenacting a historical scene, which appears to be about British and Indigenous people. A crowd of people are watching the reenactment, which is taking place on a field.
File contains a composite photograph of Delta Gamma members in 1919. The photographs consists of portraits of Laura Blenkinsop (Truro); Ottalie Caddell MacAloney; Mary Dickson (Montreal); Jean Tattrie (Mrs. E. D. Haliburton, Halifax); Brenda MacDonald Clarke (Mrs. E. Clarke, Haverhill, Massachusetts); Elsie Campbell MacAloney; Anna Gunn Fraser (Mrs. J. P. C. Fraser); Lois Smith; and Frances Lewis; and other unidentified students arranged within the number 19.
File contains photographs taken during spring convocation at Dalhousie University in 1926. The photographs show graduates, faculty, and dignitaries lined up outside the ceremony or standing in front of buildings.
File contains photographs of people who received honorary degrees from Dalhousie University in 1984. The people include H.J.M. Barnett; C. Lavele Drake; Gordon M. MacNabb; J.L.I. Edwards; Gwendolen Carter; John Crosbie; Murray Rankin; and Willard S. Boyle. The photographs are all headshots.
Item is a photograph of unidentified graduating students lined up on a pathway next to the Science Building (now known as the Chemistry Building) at Dalhousie University. The students are all wearing graduation robes and the women are separate from the men.