Item MS-2-274, SF Box 35, Folder 9 - Typescript of Robert C. Dexter's "Juvenile Immigration into Canada"

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Typescript of Robert C. Dexter's "Juvenile Immigration into Canada"

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MS-2-274, SF Box 35, Folder 9

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  • 1917 (Creation)

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68 pages (1 folder)

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Robert C. Dexter was born in Shelburne, Nova Scotia, in 1887. He was trained as a social worker and was employed by the Prevention of Cruelty to Children in Brockton, MA, then by the Charity Organization Society of Montreal. In the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion he was part of the team that assumed executive responsibility for the city's rehabilitation efforts. He died in 1955.

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Accessioned by the Archives in 1976; possibly donated by Lewis A. Dexter.

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Typescript copy of Robert C. Dexter's "Juvenile Immigration into Canada."

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], MS-2-274, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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