Showing 2983 results

Archival Description
Dalhousie University
Print preview View:

1911 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

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).

Drawings of the Dalhousie University mace

  • 2017-003, SF Box 84, Folder 14
  • File
  • 1949
File contains nine drawings of the Dalhousie University mace created by R.L. de C.H. Saunders, a Dalhousie University Professor of Anatomy who designed the mace in 1949. The drawings illustrate details of various parts of the mace. The mace was carved by former Deputy Mayor of Halifax A.H. Macmillan. It is used during convocation ceremonies and stored in University Hall.

Drawing of sterling silver fish that adorn the base of the Dalhousie University mace

Item is a pencil drawing of the silver fish that adorn the base of the Dalhousie University mace. The drawing, by R.L. de C.H. Saunders, shows an orthographic projection and a bird's-eye view of the fish, which were added to the mace to recognize the primary source of the local economy. The bird's-eye view shows a seashell between the fish tails that was not incorporated into the mace when it was built by A.H. MacMillan.

Alumni News

Subseries contains 55 volumes of Alumni News, covering the period 1920–1984. Volume and issue numbering varied over time.

Dalhousie Alumni Association

The Dalhousie Gazette, Volume 48, Issue 2

Item is an issue of the Dalhousie Gazette published on November 17, 1915. Feature article regarding the first Dalhousie student, George W. Stairs, killed in The Great War (World War, 1914-1918). Also included in this issue is a report on the death of Sir Charles Tupper.

The Dalhousian, Volume 1, Issue 4

Item is Volume 1, Issue 4 of "The Dalhousian," a newspaper published by students of Dalhousie University as part of a fundraising campaign for a new students' building. The issue features a photograph of and an article about D. MacGillivray, the manager of the Canadian Bank of Commerce, who was elected treasurer by the student body.

The Dalhousian, Volume 1, Issue 1

Item is Volume 1, Issue 1 of "The Dalhousian," a newspaper published by students of Dalhousie University as part of a fundraising campaign for a new students' building. The issue features articles about why the campaign was started and how.

The Dalhousian, Volume 1, Issue 2

Item is Volume 1, Issue 2 of the Dalhousian, a newspaper published by Dalhousie University students as part of a fundraising campaign for a students' building. The issue features a photograph of Richard Weldon, the retiring dean of the law school, and an article about a presentation made to him at an alumni dinner.

The Dalhousian, Volume 1, Issue 3

Item is Volume 1, Issue 3 of "The Dalhousian," a newspaper published by students of Dalhousie University as part of a fundraising campaign for a new students' building. The issue features a drawing of the proposed students' building and an article about plans to raise $50,000.

The Dalhousian, Volume 1, Issue 5

Item is Volume 1, Issue 1 of "The Dalhousian," a newspaper published by students of Dalhousie University as part of a fundraising campaign for a new students' building. The issue features articles and drawings about a push for donations that took place July 6-12.
Results 1 to 50 of 2983