Fonds comprises correspondence regarding Burpee's geneological research into his uncle, James De Mille, research notes and secondary materials about De Mille, and two manuscripts by Burpee on De Mille.
Fonds comprises personal and professional correspondence and papers relating to the schooners Rowena (1903-1907); Lizzie Rich (1905), Stella Maud (1907-1910) and the Carrie C. Ward, including registers, bills, and ship inventories.
The fonds includes manuscripts of most of his published works—novels, short stories, articles, radio broadcasts and plays, and forewords for other works—from 1929 to 1976; research notes and general historical studies; sound recordings; correspondence covering the years 1914 to 1994 (including letters with other authors and his publishers, among others); diaries (closed at the author's request until 2019); photographs; memorabilia; material related to his father who fought and died in World War I; and several scrapbooks containing reviews of his books, clippings, and other research material.
Fonds primarily consists of records documenting Roome's military career and research interest. The records span World War One and World War Two and include correspondence (1918-1919 and 1942-1946); war diaries (1915-1918 and 1940-1944); addresses and lectures (1928-1949); ca. 165 black and white photographs, mostly of Mesopotamia during World War I and of training exercises during World War II in Debert and Tracadie, Nova Scotia; photographs and postcards of Dalhousie; maps of England, France, and Mesopotamia from World War I; print materials which include newspaper clippings and copies of Canadian military magazines; research notes on the American Civil War; papers while Deputy Adjutant General (1943-1945) regarding awards, transfers, discharges, etc.; and miscellaneous other papers.
Roome, Richard Edward Graham, Brigadier, 1892-1985
Series contains photographs, portraits, prints, and postcards of sea captains and ships. Most of the material has notes by Everett Macdougall on the verso. These notes contain information about the origins and builders of the ships as well as biographical information about the sea captains in the portraits.
Item is a photograph of five ship captains: Captain Everett MacDougall, Capt. Henry Nickerson, Capt. Crosby, Capt. Franum Varne Doty, and Capt. Oscar Hilmer Henderson. Verso contains information about each man, which ship they captained, and other biographical information.
Item is a photographic slide of multicolored flowers in a wicker pot. The flower pot is situated outside on a table with snow, a house, and trees in the background. The pot contains pink, white, yellow, and purple flowers with a purple ribbon.
Item is a photographic slide of multicolored flowers in a wicker pot. The flowers are depicted outside on a table with snow and a house in the background, and placed to the far left of the photograph. They are pink, white, yellow, and purple with a purple ribbon.
Item is a photographic slide of a football field with five border collies herding sheep. There are several fences, one man, and several photographers visible in the shot, and the stands are nearly full of spectators.
Item is a photographic slide of the Montreal Biosphere in the pavillion. It is pictured after the fire that occurred on May 20th of the same year, causing the outer covering to burn. The photograph is taken from a small distance away, with people walking in front.
Item is a photographic slide of the opening day ceremony. The photograph is taken from high up in the stands, which are full. The field is filled with groups of people in different coloured outfits to signify countries.
Item is a photographic slide of the opening day ceremony. The photograph is taken from high up in the stands, which are full. The field is filled with groups of people in different coloured outfits, which may be to distinguish between countries, and the torchbearers.
Item is a photographic slide of the opening day ceremony and the flag raising. The photograph is taken from high up in the stands, which are full. The field is filled with groups of people in different coloured outfits, which may be to distinguish between countries.
Item is a photographic slide of the opening day ceremony. The photograph is taken from high up in the stands, which are full. The field has a group of people wearing black, some with white head covers, and there is a group in white on the track.
Fonds consists of records that document every aspect of Neptune Theatre as an organization, including various textual records and graphic and audio-visual material pertaining to productions, events, personnel, and the administration of the Theatre. Types of records include correspondence, meeting minutes, reports and newsletters, financial records, box office records, applications, licenses, contracts, scripts, posters, newspaper clippings, production notes, programs, press kits, videocassettes, audiocassettes, negatives, contact sheets, slides, photographs, and other materials.
File contains set designs for Neptune Theatre's production of "Anything Goes," directed by Linda Moore and designed by Robert Doyle. The file includes Doyle's original drawings and annotated copies. The file also includes a copy of the lighting design by Jeffrey Stewart.
File contains set designs for Neptune Theatre's production of "The Stone Angel," directed by James Roy and designed by Brian Perchaluk. The file includes Perchaluk's original drawings, annotated copies of pages 1 and 2, and a copy of the light design plot by John Munro.
File contains set and light designs for Neptune Theatre's production of "Memoir," directed by Linda Moore and designed by Yvonne Sauriol (set) and Nigel Scott (lights). The file includes Scott's original drawing for the light design, master copies of Sauriol' set design, and annotated copies of the set designs used by stage management.
File contains set designs for Neptune Theatre's production of "The Little Shop of Horrors," directed by Alan MacGuinnes and designed by Patrick Clark. The file includes Clark's original drawings, a coloured annotated copy of the ground plan and an annotated copy of the Masking Elevators.
File contains set designs for Neptune Theatre's production of "Fire," directed by Bryden MacDonald and designed by Stephen Osler (set) and Brian Pincott (lights). The file includes original drawings and annotated copies.
File contains the original set designs for Neptune Theatre's production of "Narnia," directed by Jennette White and designed by D'Arcy Poultney. The file also includes the light plot design by Philip Cygan.