File MS-2-18, SF Box 13, Folder 14 - Newfoundland Geological Survey notebooks of R.L. Cunningham

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Newfoundland Geological Survey notebooks of R.L. Cunningham

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MS-2-18, SF Box 13, Folder 14

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  • 1938 (Creation)

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4 cm of textual records (1 folder)

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Robert Leonard Cunningham graduated from Dalhousie University in 1936 with a B.Sc degree. He was employed by the Newfoundland Geological Survey in 1938. Cunningham passed away in 1994.

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Records were accessioned by Dalhousie University Archives in 1970. The custodial history is unknown.

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File consists of five notebooks kept by R.L. Cunningham during his employment with the Newfoundland Geological Survey in 1938.

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  • English

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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See MS-2-29 for one notebook and diary written during R.B. Harrison's 1938 employment with the Newfoundland Geological Survey.

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Preferred citation: Newfoundland Geological Survey notebooks of R.L. Cunningham, MS-2-18, SF Box 13, Folder 14, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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