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George Lawson, F.R.S.C. Professor of chemistry, 1863–1895 : [drawings]

Item is an illustration board with orginal Arthur Lismer sketches on both sides. On one is his portrait of George Lawson rendered off-centre in pen and ink, commissioned for One hundred years of Dalhousie, 1818–1918 (1920) and reproduced in D.C. Harvey, An introduction to the history of Dalhousie University (1938). On the reverse is an unfinished pencil sketch of the same subject.

George Lawson, F.R.S.C. Professor of chemistry, 1863–1895 : [drawing]

Part is an Arthur Lismer portrait of George Lawson rendered off-centre in pen and ink on illustration board and commissioned for One hundred years of Dalhousie, 1818–1918 (1920). The image was reproduced in D.C. Harvey, An introduction to the history of Dalhousie University (1938). On the reverse is an unfinished sketch of George Lawson.

Lawson, George

File contains materials related to George Lawson, a professor at Dalhousie College. The material includes a photocopy of a short biography of Lawson from the January 3, 1903 issue of the Dalhousie Gazette; an obituary notice for Lawson from the Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science, volume IX, session 1895-1896; a photocopy of a page from the Inaugural Lecture Delivered at the Opening of the Third Summer Session of the Medical Faculty of Dalhousie College and University on April 11, 1870 by Lawson; and a pamphlet of testimonials in favour of Lawson from 1874.

Correspondence between Robert Bell and George Lawson

  • MS-2-381, SF Box 40, Folder 17
  • File
  • 1861-1889
File contains correspondence between Robert Bell and professor George Lawson, Dalhousie College, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Bell, Robert, 1841-1917

Photographic collage of the Dalhousie College arts faculty and class of 1891

File contains a photographic collage of the Dalhousie College Arts Faculty and Class of 1891. The collage consists of portraits of faculty members and students arranged in several rows, with the faculty portraits in the centre. The rectangular, circular, or oval portraits are mounted on a painted background. The faculty portraits include John Forrest, J. Liechti, John Johnson, William Lyall, Archibald MacMechan, James De Mille, Charles Macdonald, George Lawson, and others.

Notman Studio