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Russell Thornton fonds
F005 · Fonds · [197-]–1992

Fonds is composed of records relating to Russell Thornton, friend of Irving Layton. Material consists of thirty-one letters between Russell Thornton and Irving Layton, in which Layton offers advice and encouragement to the young poet. The letters also chronicle Layton’s personal and professional life. The fonds also contains signed typescript copies of Layton’s poems. The Russell Thornton Fonds is part of the Irving Layton Collection.

The fonds has been divided into 2 series:
F005/A Correspondence
F005/B Poems

Thornton, Russell
Rytsa Helene Tobias fonds
P0242 · Fonds · 1951

The fonds documents Rytsa Tobias’s Graduation at Sir George Williams College, in June 1951.
It is composed of her diploma, medal certificates, graduation picture and a photograph showing her receiving the Birks medal from Mr. Victor M. Birks.

Tobias, Rytsa Helene
C009 · Collection · 1912-1960, predominant 1920-1950

This collection contains documents collected by S.A. Rochlin in the course of his activities as a historian, archivist, and researcher. The documents in this collection were mainly created in South Africa between 1912 and 1960. This collection contains the documents of communist and labor organizations active in South Africa during the 1920s through the 1940s, including the Communist Party of South Africa, United Communist Party, South African Labour Party, Industrial Socialist League, South African Trades Union Congress, and South African Association of Employees Organizations. This collection also contains the papers of Cecil Frank Glass, a member of the Industrial Socialist League in Cape Town and the Communist Party of South Africa. C.F. Glass’s documents were given to Rochlin around 1939 by Glass’ first wife Fanny Klenerman.

Collection consists of 607 documents, including 90 pamphlets, 46 newspaper or periodical titles, and folders containing 471 miscellaneous documents, including minutes, accounts, flyers, news clippings, correspondence, and handbills. Many of the documents in this collection are unique. As a result of their ephemeral nature it is unlikely that they are to be found elsewhere.

This collection is organized according to the following series:
C009/A Pamphlets
C009/B Periodicals and newspapers
C009/C Folders
C009/D Microfilm reels

Rochlin, Samuel Abraham
P0026 · Fonds · 1856-2007, predominant 1950-2000

The fonds provides information on the Irish community in Montreal and on the history, activities, and operations of the St. Patrick's Society. There are no original records before 1863; they were most likely destroyed in the 1872 fire in St. Patrick’s Hall. The fonds mainly contains administrative records, minutes, correspondence, financial records, programs, photographs, press clippings, and printed materials.

The fonds is organized in the following series:
P0026/A Administrative records
P0026/B Membership
P0026/C Financial records
P0026/D Events
P0026/E Printed records
P0026/F Objects

St. Patrick's Society of Montreal
P0109 · Fonds · 1868-1903

The fonds provides information on the activities of the St. Patrick's Total Abstinence and Benevolent Society.

The fonds contains proceedings of the St. Patrick's Total Abstinence and Benevolent Society.

St. Patrick’s Total Abstinence and Benevolent Society
I0100 · Fonds · 1979 - 2015

The fonds provides information on the activities and management of the School.

The fonds includes files related to academic conferences, classes, correspondence, external relations, events, promotion of the School, student publications and various meetings.

The fonds is organized in the following series:

1131 Curriculum Development Files
1140 Academic Program Management
1313 Course Outlines
1410 Recruitment - Academic Appointments
1421 FT Faculties - Academic Dossier
1441 Fellowship Competitions
2460 Student Associations - Constitutions
3210 Research Chairs
3220 Research Co-operation
5100 Departmental Management
5111 Meetings of Units
5112 Reports, Studies & Analyses
5160 University Events
5170 External Relations
5430 Media Coverage
5440 Websites
5461 Promotional Material
9110 Fundraising Campaigns & Projects
9120 Donor Files

Concordia University. School of Community and Public Affairs
I0188 · Fonds · 1996 - 2019

This fonds documents the administrative activities of the School of Irish Studies. This fonds also includes an important number of posters used to promote various activities and events organized by the School of Irish Studies. The following RCRP categories are contained within this fonds:

1131 Curriculum Development
1410 Recruitment - Academic Appointment
2430 Awards and Scholarships - Programs
5112 Reports, Studies and Analyses
5160 University Events
5170 External Relations
5430 Media Coverage
5440 Websites
5450 University Publications
5460 Marketing
5461 Promotional Material

Concordia University. School of Irish Studies
Science College fonds
I0092 · Fonds · 1980

The fonds provides information on the teaching activities of the college in the 1980s.

The fonds is composed of recordings of course lectures and a poster.

Concordia University. Science College
Senate fonds
I0171 · Fonds · 1973-10-01 - 2000-06-09

The fonds documents Concordia University’s decisions on the main academic matters.

It mainly consists of meeting minutes (open and closed) and supporting documents of the Senate and its associated committees.

Concordia University. Senate
P0111 · Fonds · 1950-1968

The fonds gives information on university-based military training. It includes correspondence, minutes, reports, training notes, financial records, a visitors' register, and photographs of commanding officers, members of the contingent, the training grounds, and Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip.

The fonds organized into the following series:

P111/1 Administrative records
P111/2 Accounting records
P111/3 Photographs
P111/4 Objects.
Sir George Williams University. Contingent of the COTC
I0034.02 · Subfonds · 1959-1975

The fonds documents the activities of the Sir George Williams Department of Physical Education between 1959 and 1975.

It contains press releases, press clippings, programs, reports, photographs, objects, videos of sport games and activities, etc.

The fonds is organized in the following series:

5420 Media Relations
5430 Media Coverage
9510 Recreation and Athletics Activities Programs
9530 Sport Regular Season
9540 Championships and Tournaments
9550 Sport Awards and Events

Sir George Williams University. Department of Physical Education
P0048 · Collection · [19--]-ca. 1998

The collection provides visual information on Sir George Williams and his family.

The collection consists of photographs of paintings of Sir George Williams, photographs of Sir George Williams, photographs of the church he attended, photographs of his tombstone with his great-granddaughters Pamela Williams-Demetriade and Rosalie Williams Sinclair, and a biography of Sir George Williams by J.E. Hodder.

Sir George Williams Family
P0028 · Fonds · 1942-1979, predominant 1969-1975

The fonds provides information on the administration of the Sir George Williams Part-Time Students' Association of Concordia University, and its evolution from an administrative and financial perspective.

The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, financial records, advertising, a constitution and by-laws, and a plaque from the SGW Unitarian Club.

Concordia University. Sir George Williams Part-Time Students’ Association of Concordia University
P0157 · Fonds · 1960-1988

The fonds provides information on the administration and activities of the Faculty Club.

The fonds includes minutes, correspondence, financial records, agreements, menus, and other records. It also includes the seal of the Faculty Club.

Sir George Williams University. Faculty Club
Société du 5 avril fonds
P170 · Fonds · 1990-1997

The fonds relates to the management and activities of the Société du 5 avril of Montreal, from its inception in 1990 through the cessation of operations in 1997. It primarily documents the Société's efforts to launch a self-managed artist's centre and the plan to acquire a building for that purpose.

The fonds is composed of feasibility studies, working files, correspondence, and promotional documents.

The fonds is arranged in the following series:

P170/A Administration
P170/A,1 Founding documents and histories
P170/A,2 General meetings

P170/B Financial administration
P170/B,1 Fund-raising
P170/B,2 Accounting
P170/B,3 Banking
P170/B,4 Taxes
P170/B,5 Financial statements

P170/C Buildings, equipment and supplies
P170/C,1 Equipment and supplies
P170/C,2 Buildings

P170/D Communications and public relations

P170/E Feasibility studies
P170/E,1 Working documents
P170/E,2 Reference documentation
P170/E,3 Member files
P170/E,4 Lists of equipment required
P170/E,5 Reports

La Société du 5 avril
Sous-fonds Maurice Gagnon
P0280.01 · Subfonds · [ca. 1925-1960]

Le sous-fonds est divisé en deux séries : VIE PERSONNELLE et VIE PROFESSIONNELLE. La série VIE PERSONNELLE comprend de la correspondance diverse dont une lettre de Fernand Léger. La correspondance inclut des lettres adressées à Laurette (dite Lola) Gagnon ainsi que Luc Gagnon. Y sont compris également des documents liés à l’éducation de Maurice Gagnon à Paris, des documents légaux ainsi que des dessins divers.

La série VIE PROFESSIONNELLE comprend une sous-série ENSEIGNEMENT qui inclut des notes de cours et documentation sur des thèmes liés à l’histoire de l’art : architecture, Le Corbusier, l’impressionnisme, la peinture italienne à la Renaissance, le réalisme/romantisme et la sculpture gothique, entre autres. La sous-série ÉCRITS comprend des copies du livre ‘Peinture moderne’ dont une version corrigée en 1944. La sous-série RECHERCHE ET MATÉRIEL DE RÉFÉRENCE comprend notamment une copie du livre ‘Projections libérantes’ de Paul-Émile Borduas.

Gagnon, Maurice
F023 · Fonds · 1896-1974, predominant 1896-1944

The St. Ann's Young Men's Society fonds contains records relating to the activities and functions of the St. Ann's Young Men's Society. Materials in this fonds document the Society's programs in athletics, drama, debating, and theater. Records also concern the general operation and administration of the Society.

Documents include, but are not limited to, correspondence, reports (annual reports, treasurer reports, secretary reports, librarian reports, meeting reports, and activity reports), flyers, calendars of events, programs, contracts, lists of participants, financial statements, newspaper clippings, receipts, and a ledger.

St. Ann's Young Men's Society
Stanley Morris fonds
P0268 · Fonds · 1964-1967

The fonds provides information on the Sir George Williams University annual staff conferences for the years of 1964, 1965, 1966, and 1967. These two-day conferences which started in 1938 were usually held each year, at the end of May or on the first days of June.

The fonds consists of minutes, articles, reports, and programs.

Morris, Stanley
Stephen J. Scheinberg fonds
P0032 · Fonds · 1964-1969

The fonds mainly provides information on the Computer Centre incident at Sir George Williams University on February 11, 1969. There is also a file on the Committee on Academic Plant, on which Steven Scheinberg sat.

The fonds includes reports, studies, minutes, and clippings.

Scheinberg, Stephen J.
Sur Rodney (Sur) fonds
P234 · Fonds · [ca. 1900]-2022, predominantly 1974-2019

The Sur Rodney (Sur) fonds gives an insight into the life and career of Sur Rodney (Sur), from his childhood in Montreal until today. It informs about his family background and early life as part of Montreal’s black community during the 1950s and 1960s. The fonds illustrates Sur Rodney’s work as an artist and activist, and it presents the North-American and more precisely the New York East Village art scene around Sur Rodney (Sur) from the 1960s to 2018, by the means of personal correspondence exchanged with Sur Rodney (Sur), exhibition catalogues, and documents related to The Sur Rodney (Sur) Show (1980) and the All New Sur Rodney (Sur) Show (1981). It also contains information about the AIDS crisis, the organization Visual Aids and Sur Rodney’s implication within this context.

The fonds is organized into the following series:

P0234/A The Adams family and Sur Rodney (Sur)’s personal life
P0234/B The Artist Sur Rodney (Sur) and fellow artists

The fonds includes, but is not limited to, photographs, art works, scrap-books, posters, speaking notes, correspondence, programs, flyers, newspaper clippings, ephemera, publications with contributions by Sur Rodney (Sur), moving images and sound recordings.

Sur Rodney (Sur)
Susan Briscoe fonds
P0281 · Fonds · 1966 - 2018

The fonds highlights Susan Briscoe's professional life as an educator and writer. It consists of records pertaining to her teaching and research work while at Dawson College. A personal records series consists of born-digital photos taken by Susan Briscoe on subjects including: Flora and fauna, family and travel.

Briscoe, Susan J.
Susan Drysdale fonds
P0219 · Fonds · 1972 - 1995

The fonds mainly provides information on teaching activities and her administrative career at Concordia University.

The fonds includes minutes, reports and correspondence. The fonds also includes her research files on GEMA (Committee on Gender Equity in Matter Academic), Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Department of Sociology and Anthropology and Planning Committee, Status of Women at Concordia University (Committee), Women’s Studies, Oral History Project, Pay Equity Committee, Ph. D in Humanities Program and CUFA (Concordia University Faculty Association).

Drysdale, Susan
Susan Hudson fonds
P0094 · Fonds · 1987

The fonds consists of storyboards, on foam core and paper, and illustrations done by Susan Hudson for the book The Eternal Peter Pan: Selections from Peter Pan and Wendy by James M. Barrie, published by Montreal's Tundra Books in 1987.

Hudson, Susan
Taras Grescoe fonds
P223 · Fonds · 1982-2005, predominant 1998-2004

Fonds consists of a record of the research Taras Grescoe conducted during the process of writing his books Sacré Blues, The Devil's Picnic, and The End of Elsewhere. They document Quebec Society, global tourism, and the prohibited food and substance business.

The records include sound recordings and transcripts of interviews, research materials, drafts of book chapters and articles, travel note books, and correspondence.

Grescoe, Taras
Ted Elfstrom fonds
P0177 · Fonds · 1938, [195-?]-1962, [199-?]

The fonds contains documentation pertaining to the career of the jazz musician Ted Elfstrom and provides information on the Mart Kenney Orchestra, the Ted Elfstrom Octet, the Montreal Woodwind Chamber Group, Oscar Peterson, and the Montreal Jazz Festival.

The fonds includes programs, newspaper articles, invitations, audio recordings, and photographs.

Elfstrom, Ted
The Cathespian Guild fonds
P142 · Fonds · 1940-1954

The fonds provides information on the annual Catholic Drama Festival organized by the Guild between 1940 and 1953.

The fonds contains some handouts on the Cathespian Guild and a few programs and photographs of some of the annual Catholic Drama Festivals. It also contains the Drama Festival award book entitled Award for Distinguished Achievement in Catholic Theatre.

Cathespian Guild
The Gazette collection
P076 · Collection · [194-]-1945

The collection provides visual information on World War II. The pictures were taken in Europe, Japan, China, the Philippines, and the Arctic. The collection also includes National Film Board photojournalism on uranium mining for nuclear power in Canada, and other topics.

The collection consists of pictures, many of them produced under the auspices of the War Records Office of International News Agencies. The Collection contains news service photographs as well as photographs from the Canadian Armed Forces. Also included are original identifying captions that accompanied their transmission by news media wire services. Most of the photographers remain unidentified. They made their photographs while on assignment for international news agencies or the War Records Office for distribution to the news media.

Montreal Gazette
The Link fonds
P0150 · Fonds · 1972-2023

The fonds provides information on The Georgian and Loyola News, and on the activities of The Link.

The fonds consists of the publication The Link, minutes of staff meetings, letters to the editor, and other administrative files. The fonds includes photographs of a variety of subjects from The Georgian.

The Link
P030 · Collection · 1844-1968

The collection provides information on Thomas D'Arcy McGee's history and his relation with his family.

It consists mainly of documents copied from a variety of archival sources by Timothy Slattery for The Assassination of D'Arcy McGee, published in 1968.

The collection includes about 50 original letters exchanged between Thomas D'Arcy McGee and members of his family. The collection includes several photographs, including a portrait of McGee by William Notman. The collection is also composed of newspaper clippings and objects.

McGee, Thomas D'Arcy