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Finding Aid - George Shepley collection (PF12)

George Shepley collection

1907-1916
 
3 cm of textual records

Biographical Sketch
George Shepley (1852-1916) was a prominent lawyer, who acted as counsel for several governments and served as a member of the Royal Commission on Dominion Railroads. Shepley served as Treasurer of the Law Society of Upper Canada from 1913 to 1916.

Scope and Content
Collection consists of loose newspaper clippings on the death of Shepley, and a scrapbook containing clippings on his involvement with the Royal Commission on Life Insurance. It is believed the clippings were accumulated by Shepley's two daughters.

Restrictions
No restrictions on access.

PF12-1 Newspaper clippings

1907-1916
3 cm of textual records

Scope and Content
Series consists of loose newspaper clippings on the death of Shepley and a scrapbook containing clippings on his involvement with the Royal Commission on Life Insurance. It is believed the clippings were accumulated by Shepley's two daughters.

Reference code / Title / Date
984030-1-1 Scrapbook re: Royal Commission on Life Insurance. – 1907
984030-1-2 Newspaper clippings re: death of George Shepley. – 1916
985058-1-1 Newspaper clippings re: death of George Shepley. -- 1915-1916
 
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