Fonds - Dr. Albert E. Allen fonds

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Dr. Albert E. Allen fonds

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  • Textual record

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  • 1921 - 1966 (Creation)

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52.5 cm of textual records

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Custodial history

After the death of Dr. Allen the records were given to Keith Denis, a member of the Thunder Bay Field Naturalists Society. He transferred them to Claude Garton, who passed them to Nick Escott, who finally donated them to the Lakehead University Library Archives on behalf of the Thunder Bay Field Naturalists.

Scope and content

The fonds consists of notes, correspondence, bird observation data, and the natural history journals of Dr. Allen. The fonds contains the following series:

  • Dr. A.E. Allen Bird Observations
  • Natural History Notes of A.E. Allen
  • Dr. A.E. Allen Ephemera

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The fonds are primarily arranged chronologically. Some rearrangement was conducted by the archivist.

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No restrictions on access.

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