Fonds F 1092

A.T. Gregory fonds

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A.T. Gregory fonds
Dates of Creation
[Microfilmed 1970] (originally created 1870)
Physical Description

1 reel of microfilm (textual records)

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of a manuscript volume, entitled "The Emigrant, or Life In Canada," compiled and illustrated by A.T. Gregory, recounting his Atlantic crossing, his trip to Upper Canada, and his visits to relatives there. Included in the volume are descriptions of: the authorís sea passage; points along the St. Lawrence; Toronto; aspects of Canadian life; Upper Canadaís flora and fauna; methods of house construction; and sites visited, including Mono Mills, Niagara Falls, Hamilton, and Norwichville. The volume is hand printed and contains sketches reproducing various aspects of the journey to Toronto and of scenes in Upper Canada. A list of illustrations is found at the beginning of the volume, as well as a table of contents which provides a summary of the subject matter of each chapter.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Arthur T. Gregory (fl. 1870) left Liverpool for Upper Canada in 1870, where he visited relatives and sought employment.

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Gregory, A. T. (Arthur T.), fl. 1870

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright held by creator. These materials cannot be published without permission from the copyright holder.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Fonds was loaned to the Archives of Ontario in 1970 for copying purposes by Mrs. George W. Schultius of Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
Availability of Other Formats

Records are available on microfilm only.

Title based on content of fonds.

Former Codes

Accession Number: 6807.

Finding Aid
No invrntory is available for this fonds. An introduction is available at the beginning of the microfilm reel.

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