- MS-13-65, SF Box 79, Folders 1-9
Muir, Robert Keith
Muir, Robert Keith
Fonds contains music manuscripts and published scores, photographs, and autograph letters written by well-known composers such as Jacques Offenbach, Giuseppe Verdi, and John Philip Sousa.
Through his work as a music critic and journalist in Toronto, Ontario and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Logan communicated with many prominent Canadian musicians in the early twentieth century. Many of the scores, photographs, and autographs included in this collection are a result of his contributions to music criticism. The music and theatre programs are frequently annotated with comments for reviews, and most of his correspondence with musicians and actors relates to his work as a music and theatre critic. Some of the scores were given to Logan as gifts from performers while others were sent to him for review or publication in newspapers. The fonds includes several manuscripts of songs by Edith Jessie Archibald, a prominent social activist and suffragist in Halifax.
Letters sent to Logan also concern his poetic contributions, and the manuscript of one of his books, "Preludes: Sonnets and other Verses," (1906) is part of the fonds.
Logan, John Daniel
Blackett, Arthur Edwin , Dr., 1892-1957
Stewart, Chester B.
Dalhousie University. Faculty of Law.
MacDougall, Everett, 1858-1938
Gordon, Terrence W.
Bevan, Allan, Dr., 1913-1981
Waite, Peter B.
De Mille, James
Atlantic Opera Society.
Henderson, George Hugh
Lindsay, Andrew Walter Herdman, Dr.
Stewart, John, Lt. Col. Dr.
Scammell, Harold L., Dr., 1905-1991
MacPherson, Lloyd, Dr.
MacKenzie, Kenneth Alexander, 1880-1958
Acadian Supplies Company.
Robert Dawson and Son.
Aitchison, James, 1908-1994
MacKenzie, Arthur Stanley
Coward, Norman Barrie, Dr., 1905-1997
Weld, Charles Beecher, 1899-1991
Myers, Ransom Aldrich Jr.
Kerr, Alexander Enoch
MacAskill, Wallace R.
Roscoe A. Fillmore Memorial Picnic Organizing Committee.
Fonds consists of papers created and/or accumulated by Catherine Creighton and her family, including those of her husband Graham and children Edith, Anna, Lois, Frieda, and Howard. While the fonds includes correspondence from Wilfred Creighton to his siblings and parents, Wilfred's papers are not included as a sous-fonds within the fonds.
The bulk of the fonds consists of correspondence from family and friends, but also includes diaries, photographs, financial papers, personal papers, memorabilia, print materials, scrapbooks, articles, and artwork. Records in the fonds provide a well-rounded depiction of the family's daily activities and lives - from their relationships with each other, their extended family, and their community, to their financial status, values, education, and careers.
Ward, Richard, (fl.1888-1977)
Nova Scotia Opera Association.
La Have Outfitting Company.
Lunenburg Outfitting Company.
This fonds consists of records which document the personal and business activities and interests of Alfred Dickie and, to a lesser extent, those of his immediate family and employees. Although the records span Dickie’s lifetime, few relate to his childhood, education, or final two years of life. Some items, in particular those concerning his export lumber business or his travels, derive from various places in North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, and South Africa, though by far the majority are found to be located within Nova Scotia.
The fonds includes correspondence, business and administrative records, speeches, photographs, legal documents, and plans, among other materials. Records are chiefly in English, although a very small portion are in French, Norwegian, Finnish, Spanish, and Italian.
This fonds consists of documents illustrating the diverse interests of James Edward Dickie and his family. While nearly all of the records date from the ownership of the Stewiacke general store by James E. Dickie and his son Edwin, the fonds does contain one letter-book from 1924, when James R. Fulton managed the store.
This fonds consists of documents which fall into three main categories: business records related to the companies owned by the Dickies; correspondence which contains a mixture of both personal and business records; as well as the personal records of the Dickie family.
The fonds contains the following series: General Store (J.E. Dickie and Company; J.E. Dickie and Son; Edwin Dickie); Lumber Company (Dickie and Company); Nova Scotia Telephone Company; Stewiacke Valley and Lansdowne Railroad; Letters and Communications; James Edward Dickie; Harriet Tupper (Mrs. James E. Dickie); Edwin Dickie; Rev. Dr. Henry Dickie; and Rachel Dickie (Upham? – lodger in 1901 census).
James E. Dickie and Company.
Frieze and Roy.
Pickford and Black Ltd.
Adams and Knickle Limited.
Robinson, William R.
Anderson, George Douglas Elphinstone, 1902-