- 1935 - 2016
- Collection records and slides produced by Claude Garton
- Site-specific information
- Correspondence between the Herbarium, collectors, curators, and external groups
The fonds consists of minutes, membership lists, newsletters, correspondence, a photograph and four negatives, bird census data, and other records associated with the activities of the club. The fonds consists of the following series:
Claude Garton was a teacher and botanist. He amassed a collection of over 10,000 plant specimens, which were donated to form the Herbarium at Lakehead University. These records relate largely to his plant observations and collections.