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Pictou Academy debating society meeting minutes
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MS-2-312, SF Box 36, Folder 49
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0.9 cm of textual records (1 folder)
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Pictou Academy was founded in 1816 by the Reverend Thomas McCulloch. Prior to the twentieth century, it was a liberal nonsectarian college, a grammar school, an academy and then a secondary school. A debating society was founded in 1908.
Edith Patterson, daughter of Judge Frank Patterson, donated the minute book in 1978.
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Minute book dating from the founding of the debating club on 18 September 1908 through 12 November 1909.
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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], MS-2-312, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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