Northcliffe collection [textual record, graphic material]
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Northcliffe collection [textual record, graphic material]Niveau hiérarchique :CollectionDate :1683-1907.Référence :R7717-0-3-E, MG18-MGenre de documents :Documents textuels, ArtTrouvé dans :Archives / Collections et fondsNo d’identification :106021Contexte de cette notice :
Notice descriptive – DétailsCollection comprend :9 description(s) de niveau inférieurVoir description(s) de niveau inférieurDate(s) :1683-1907.Lieu de création :Québec (Province)Étendue :1.5 m of textual records.
5 paintings : oil on canvas.
1 medallic: silver.Langue du document :anglaisPortée et contenu :Collection consists of rare printed material regarding the careers of Robert Monckton, George Townshend and other individuals involved in the Seven Years' War. It is available on microfilm reels C-365 to C-370.
Collection also contains a full length standing portrait of Sir Charles Saunders by Richard Brompton; a portrait of Lieutenant-General Robert Monckton by Thomas Beach; a replica copy portrait of Louis XV; and a portrait of Viscount Northcliffe by Philip Alexius de Laszlo, copied by Sydney Percy Kendrick; an oil painting of Lieutenant-General Robert Monckton by an unknown artist.
Finally the collection includes an example of the 1764 George III Indian Peace Medal.Provenance :Biographie/Histoire administrative :Harmsworth, Robert Leicester, Sir, 1870-1937 : Sir Robert Leicester Harmsworth was born 1 November 1870 at Hampstead, Middlesex, England. Harmsworth was the son of Alfred Harmsworth and Geraldine Mary Maffett and brother to newpaper magnate Alfred Charles William Harmsworth (Viscount Northcliffe). He was employed as a journalist and from 1900-1922 was the Liberal Member of Parliament for Caithness. Harmworth was created a baron in 1918 and in 1927 received an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Queen's University (Kingston, Ont.). He died 19 January 1937.Instrument de recherche :Textual records (Électronique) Part one of the finding aid is the published calendar The Northcliffe Collection (Ottawa: King's Printer, 1926). The calendar provides a very detailed description of each document, including its date, author and recipient where appropriate, and a detailed description of the contents of the document. MSS0265 (90: Ouvert)Textual records (Électronique) Part two of the finding aid contains notes on the use of the calendar, and, a microfilm shelf list of the collection. The microfilm shelf list includes: volume number, title or description, and reel number. MSS0265 (90: Ouvert)Graphic material (Électronique) Some item level descriptions are available in the MINISIS database. (90: Ouvert)Information additionnelle :Note générale :Received in 1923 and 1927 from Sir Robert Leicester Harmsworth as a memorial to his brother, Viscount Northcliffe.Note sur l'emplacement des originaux :Textual records: Originals are stored in the vault.Note sur les autres formats physiques disponibles :Textual records: The originals have been microfilmed., Colour transparencies available for some graphic mateial: C-019118, C-146565.Note sur les dates de création :Textual records: Microfilmed in 1951.Source :Privé
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