Barbara and Robert Beardsley fonds Help


Fonds F 4459

Barbara and Robert Beardsley fonds


About these records

Title
Barbara and Robert Beardsley fonds
Dates of Creation
1934-2003, predominant 1962-1988
Physical Description

90 centimetres of textual records (3 boxes)

71 photographs

1 film reel

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of records created, collected, and used by Robert and Barbara Beardsley during their time as members of the New Democratic Party (NDP), candidates in federal and provincial elections, and as organizers and campaign managers across Canada.

Fonds includes newsletters, membership lists, election nomination papers, scrapbooks, publications, advertisements, speeches, newspaper clippings, polling results, NDP convention booklets, and committee records.

Fonds has been arranged into six series.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Barbara Beardsley (1927-2005) was an active member of the New Democratic Party and ran in two provincial elections as a candidate in Toronto's St. Andrew-St. Patrick riding.

Robert (Bob) Beardsley (1926- ) has been an active member of the New Democratic Party since its formation in 1961 and ran in four federal elections as a candidate in Toronto's Spadina riding.

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Beardsley, Barbara, 1927-2005

Beardsley, Robert, b. 1926

Restrictions on Access
There are no restrictions on access to this fonds
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright has been transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the donor. Fonds also contains material owned by various other copyright owners. To find out more about the copyright status of the particular material you wish to use, consult a Reference Archivist through the Reference Desk. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use these records for reasons other than research or private study, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The fonds was donated to the Archives of Ontario by Robert and Barbara Beardsley in January 2005.
Availability of Other Formats

To view the film "Campaign," order DVD 4.
Notes

Title based on creators of the fonds.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 4459-1 Beardsley election campaign files
F 4459-2 Beardsley New Democratic Party files
F 4459-3 Beardsley Ontario New Democratic Party files
F 4459-4 Ontario New Democratic Party riding association files
F 4459-5 Barbara Beardsley women's issues files
F 4459-6 St. Andrew - St. Patrick riding election documentary film