Fonds F2326 - Walter Morrish fonds

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Reference code

CA ACU GBA F2326

Title

Walter Morrish fonds

Date(s)

  • 1963 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

1 cm of textual records

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Walter Morrish, ?-1974, was born in Devonshire, England and came to Canada in 1909. He trained in medicine at the University of Alberta and at McGill University. He worked at Sceptre, Saskatchewan, and in Alberta at Smoky Lake and Edmonton. He also served as a Social Credit Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) in 1935. He and his wife, Dorothy, had four children.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Walter Morrish, 1970.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of autobiographical manuscript regarding medical and political experiences.

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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No finding aid.

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Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Another copy of Dr. Morrish's memoirs is held by the Provincial Archives of Alberta.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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