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Finding Aid - Henry Scadding collection (PF29)

Henry Scadding collection

1794-1886
 
1.5 cm of textual records (1 v.)

 
Biographical Sketch
Henry Scadding (1813-1901) was a historian, author, and rector of Holy Trinity Church, Toronto.
 
Scope and Content
Collection consists of a bound volume entitled "A Simcoe Relic", containing material collected by Rev. Dr. Henry Scadding. The volume includes a letter of Elizabeth Simcoe (1766-1850) to John Graves Simcoe (1752-1806), first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada, describing a trip on the St. Lawrence River from Kingston in September, 1796 (with sketches); orders of the day of Fort Miami (Ohio), for August, 1794; newspaper clipping regarding an address by Scadding on "The Historic Past of Fort Toronto", 1886; and, a booklet entitled "The Necessity of Physical Culture to Literary Men, and Especially to Clergymen" by Edward Reynolds, 1835.
 
Restrictions
No restrictions on access.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
991051-001 A Simcoe relic. -- 1794-1886
 
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