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Fonds F 546

David Thorburn fonds


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Title
David Thorburn fonds
Dates of Creation
1812-1989, Predominant 1812-1905
Physical Description

6 centimetres of textual records

72 volumes of textual records

1 photograph : colour print

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of material that documents David Thorburn's personal and professional interests and includes political records, business records, correspondence and diaries, military records, legal records, and records relating to the Niagara District Council, the Six Nations land, and the Brock Monument Committee. Also included are record related to Thorburn's death and to Thorburn family genealogy.

The fonds has been arranged into 11 series.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

David Thorburn (1790-1862) was a politician and public servant in Upper Canada.

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Thorburn, David, 1790-1862
Restrictions on Access
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Terms For Use and Reproduction
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material in this fonds was donated to the Archives of Ontario in 1960 from Martin Symons of Toronto, Ontario. Additional material was acquired from Katherine Symons of Toronto, Ontario in 1990.
Related Material

Related material may be found in F 786 John Symons family fonds.

Availability of Other Formats

Most records are available on self-service microfilm MS 501.
Notes

Title based on content of fonds.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Former Codes

Accession Number: 2507.

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 546-1 Political correspondence, notes and printed material
F 546-2 Business and financial records
F 546-3 Thorburn family correspondence
F 546-4 Niagara District Council records
F 546-5 Legal papers
F 546-6 Pennsylvania journal
F 546-7 Brock Monument Committee records
F 546-8 Military papers
F 546-9 Miscellaneous documents, clippings and printed matter
F 546-10 Diaries
F 546-11 Thorburn family genealogy