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Saint Helen's Island Collection

  • CA RBD MSG 1152
  • Collection
  • 1879; 1988

Collection consists of three items relating to Saint Helen's Island (Île Sainte-Hélène), located southeast of the Island of Montreal in the Saint Lawrence River. The items relate to the island's military installations, built as defenses ...

Calendar and transcription

File contains a typed copy of correspondence from James McGill to Isaac Todd (17 Oct 1805) and handwritten copies of James McGill's business letters 1802-1807.

Genealogy of Desrivieres family

File contains 2 copies of the Desrivières family genealogy (family tree) from 1764 to the 20th century, including a list of sources, prepared by the McGill University Archives.

McGill University Archives

The family history of James McGill

File contains a typed manuscript of 'The Family History of James McGill, University Founder' by J. M. McGill as well as family trees and a sheet of transcript additions.

Letter to Richard Pennington

Manuscript letter to Richard Pennington from Ruth Fritzsche, the daughter of Rainer Maria Rilke and Clara Westhoff. Thanks him for copies of the Rilke letters and notes that the 9 July 1907 was written to a Mrs. Schurgast. Accompanied by typescrip...

Interim Report of RDC Operations

Consists of Interim Report of RDC Operations, Toronto-London-Detroit-North Bay-Angliers-Montreal-Mont. Laurier: A review of traffic, operating and financial betterment achieved, related where applicable to previous application studies prepared by ...

Canadian Pacific Railway Company

Typescript legal documents

File contains the typed copies of 3 legal documents involving James McGill and his family.Deed of sale of a house and lot of ground situated in Saint Paul Street to Mr. John McGill (1792)Deed of Conveyance from the Commissioners for the removing t...

Lighthall, W. D. (William Douw), 1857-1954

Letter from Hedvig Wahlgren

Typescript letter from Hedvig Heurlin-Wahlgren attesting to the supposed date of Item MSG 424-4, the letter from Rilke to Elfriede Nicolaus. Wahlgren translated the poems referenced in the letter with Elfriede. With accompanying English translation.

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