Showing 9 results

Archival Description
Dalhousie, George Ramsay, Earl of, 1770-1838 Image
Print preview View:

9 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Letter from Lord Dalhousie to W. Smith

  • MS-2-69, SF Box 18, Folder 22
  • Item
  • 1823
Item is a letter (1823) from Lord Dalhousie to W. Smith, requesting that two barrels of Pictou oatmeal be shipped to Quebec on the next available vessel as a sample of Smith's produce.

Smith, W., fl. 1823

Photograph of Lord Dalhousie

File consists four copies and a photocopy of a photograph of George Ramsey, 9th Earl of Dalhousie.. The photograph was selected for inclusion in the publication "The Lives of Dalhousie University, Vol. 1" by Peter B. Waite (page ii).

The Right Honourable George Ramsay. Ninth Earl of Dalhousie. Founder of Dalhousie College : [drawing]

Item is a portrait of Lord Dalhousie copied from an earlier painting; the decorative border framing the drawing is partially rendered on paper and affixed to the illustration board. The drawing was 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).