Fonds F2605 - Queen's University. Department of Geography fonds

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Queen's University. Department of Geography fonds

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  • 1969-2010 (Creation)
    Queen's University. Department of Geography

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1.14 m of textual records

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Courses in Geography have been offered at Queen's University at Kingston since 1954, when Professor D.Q. Innis began teaching courses within the Department of Political and Economic Science.
Commencing in 1960, Geography became a separate department under the headship of Richard Ruggles. It accepted its first graduate students in 1965.

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Fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, subject files, reports, and blueprints relating to the Mackintosh-Corry Hall Users' Committee (1969-1986); printed material and publications relating to the Department.

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Transfer by the Department


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  • English

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Queen's Printed Collection

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University records are subject to the Province of Ontario's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). University records form either some, or all, of this fonds. Therefore, any personal information contained in the records may be subject to certain access restrictions and/or conditions under the Act. Please speak with an archivist for more information.

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Copyright provisions may apply. Please consult with an archivist.

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  • Shelf: 5059
  • Shelf: Queen's Printed Collection