Fonds 03-009 - Jean Murray Cole fonds. Additions.

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Jean Murray Cole fonds. Additions.

General material designation

  • Textual record

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description

Fonds

Reference code

03-009

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1968-2001 (Creation)
    Creator
    Jean Murray Cole

Physical description area

Physical description

42 cm of textual records.
1 photograph.

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Jean Murray Cole (1927- ), former journalist, is a historian and writer with special interest in the history of Peterborough County and in the 19th century fur trade. She was formerly president of the Peterborough Historical Society and has published many books including Exile in Wilderness, and histories of several townships in Peterborough County such as The Loon Calls. Alfred O.C. Cole, husband of Jean Murray Cole, joined Trent University as Registrar and secretary of Senate in 1966. He was also a member of the history department and held the position of University Historian. He co-edited the Peterborough Historical Atlas, and in 1992, published "The Making of a University, 1957-1987". Alf Cole died in 1996.

Custodial history

Fonds was in the custody of Jean Murray Cole before it was donated to Trent University Archives in 2003.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of correspondence, manuscripts, published papers and booklets, and research materials relating to the many papers, articles, and books written by Jean Murray Cole

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Fonds acquired in 2002 from Jean Murray Cole.

Arrangement

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script note

Some of the material is in French.

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

None.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

This fonds is an addition to 99-1000.
For related records see: 75-1030, 77-030, 82-003, 84-004, 84-020, 88-014, 89-001, 89-1023, 91-1025, 93-024, and 95-002.

Related materials

Accruals

General note

FINDING AID

Box 1

Folder:

  1. Exile in the Wilderness: the biography of Chief Factor Archibald McDonald, 1790-1853 - original manuscript
  2. This Blessed Wilderness: Archibald McDonald's letters from the Columbia, 1822-44 - galley proof
  3. as above - manuscript and correspondence with publisher
  4. Origins: The History of Dummer Township - manuscript
  5. as above - contract, expenses, research material, notes, correspondence (includes photograph of Jean Cole at book launching)
  6. The Loon Calls: a history of the township of Chandos - manuscript, correspondence, newspaper clippings
  7. Whitman Sesquicentennial Conference, 1986 - paper given re The Tshimakain Mission (correspondence, manuscript)
  8. Fur Trade Days on the Lower Fraser produced by the Vancouver Historical Society, 1999 - paper given re Archibald McDonald (correspondence, manuscript)
  9. Rupert's Land Colloquium / Vancouver, 2000 - paper given re Archibald McDonald (manuscript)
  10. A Ranald MacDonald Day Celebration / Oregon Historical Society, 1989 - paper given re Ranald MacDonald (correspondence, manuscript)
  11. Canadian Forum article, 1975 - National Identity on the Table (manuscript, correspondence)
  12. Canadian Collector article,1978 - Hutchison House (manuscript, correspondence)
  13. Journal of Canadian Studies article, 1981 - "Keeping the Mind Alive": Literary Leanings in the Fur Trade (manuscript, correspondence)
  14. Dictionary of Canadian Biography submission, 1985 - Archibald McDonald (correspondence, manuscript (English and French))
  15. Peterborough Lift Lock guide book project (editor Jean Cole) - (correspondence, contract information, etc.)
  16. Copies of various published papers and articles by Jean Cole:
    David Fife and Red Fife Wheat
    Kawartha Lakes Regattas
    Sandford Fleming: No Better Inheritance
    Peterborough in the Hutchison-Fleming Era, 1845-1846
    Hutchison House
    Catharine Parr Traill - Botanist
    Exile in the Wilderness: Archibald McDonald's ten years at Fort Colvile
  17. Talks given by Jean Cole (includes subjects such as Margaret Laurence, Margaret MacKelvie, Dummer Township)
  18. Book reviews, 1968
  19. Toronto Star - article submissions and correspondence, 1982
  20. Trent: The Making of a University - letters to Alf Cole, 1992
  21. Peterborough Historical Atlas (new abridged edition) - newspaper clippings, publicity, correspondence
  22. A Victorian Snapshot: The Denne Collection.... - research material, rough notes

Box 2

Folder:

  1. Trent-Severn Waterway: research material (papers, publications, newspaper articles, 1984-2000)
  2. as above

White binder:
"The Dowson/Dawson Family History 1653 to 1997, from Yorkshire, England to Ontario, Canada"

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description

Sources

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres