Fonds F 1216

James Davison collection


About these records

Title
James Davison collection
Dates of Creation
1923, 1926-1935
Physical Description

1 centimetre of textual records

Scope and Content

Collection consists of materials relating to James Davison and includes newspaper clippings by and about James Davison in addition to an illuminated presentation to him from the Guelph Collegiate Institute.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

James Davison (1848-1935) was a teacher and principal of Guelph Collegiate Institute, Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, 1892-1929. Davison received his higher education at Port Hope High School and later taught there and at Whitby High School. In 1878, Davison joined the staff of Guelph High School as Mathematical master and, in 1892, was appointed Principal of Guelph Collegiate Institute. Between 1923 and 1929, he would serve as the institute's Principal Emeritus. For a time, Davison was also President of the Ontario Education Association.

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright held by creator. These materials cannot be published without permission of the copyright holder.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Fonds was acquired by the Archives of Ontario in from J.M. Davison in 1975.
Notes

Title based on subject of the fonds.

Former Codes

Accession Number: 10592.

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