File MS-14-39, OVR Box 4, Folder 1 - Lily Fraser Cameron scrapbook

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Lily Fraser Cameron scrapbook

General material designation

  • Textual record
  • Graphic material

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description



Reference code

MS-14-39, OVR Box 4, Folder 1

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1940 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

5 cm of textual records and graphic material

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Custodial history


Scope and content

This file contains Lily Fraser Cameron's scrapbook created from her attendance at the Nova Scotia Agricultural College. It contains a combination of: - NSAC commencement booklets from 1 May 1940, 30 April 1941, 29 April 1942, 22 April 1943. - Black and White photographs - Newspaper clippings relating to NSAC academics and sports, as well as WWII - Personal letters, postcards, and greeting cards from family and friends - NSAC "winged" crest (sew/iron-on) - Dried flowers and dance cards - Acceptance letter dated May 29142 from the McDonald College of McGill University (stating her as the first female NSAC graduate to attend the agriculture program at McDonald College).

Notes area

Physical condition

- Soft cover, staple bound.
- Pages are yellowed and brittle, middle section has come loose from the staples.
- Many items are loose, either have never been attached or have fallen loose

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials


General note

- Lily Fraser Cameron was from County of Inverness, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada She attended NSAC from 1940-1942. Awarded the 2nd prize from the Maritime Beekeepers Associations She was the first female graduate from NSAC to attend Agriculture at MacDonald College. 1942-1944(?) she attended the agriculture program at MacDonald College, McGill University. Based on an income tax receipt from McGill in 1943 she was single and did not have any dependants. Given a certificate of appreciation in October/November 1945 from the Minister of Finance for " rendered as a War Finance worker in Canada's Ninth Victory Loan".
- A2011-164-2011.64

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions



Level of detail


Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

  • English

Script of description


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Physical Location

  • Box: MS-14-39, OVR Box 4