Fonds P045 - R.A. Bowie Family Fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

R.A. Bowie Family Fonds

General material designation

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Based on the documents in the fonds

Level of description

Fonds

Repository

Reference code

CA OSLER P045

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)

  • 1916-1951 (Creation)
    Creator
    Bowie, R. A. (Robert Arthur)

Physical description area

Physical description

54 cm of textual records, photographs, negatives and one glass negative

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

(active 1891-1918)

Biographical history

Robert Arthur Bowie, from Brockville, Ontario, graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University in 1891.

Custodial history

Bought from David Ewens Rare Books, 22 April 1999. Old accession number 937.

Scope and content

Fonds contains two diaries for 1917 and 1918, and one address book of Dr. Robert Arthur Bowie during World War I. It includes 29 diaries written by his wife Pearl Blanche Bowie and by his daughter Margaret E. Bowie, from 1916 to 1951. In addition, there are a large number of photographs and negatives.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script note

The documents are in English.

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Items can be requested for consultation online via the Library Catalogue or by email at osler.library@mcgill.ca. Advance notice is recommended.

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

Alternative identifier(s)

Osler Database ID

4564

Osler Fonds ID

35

Osler Alternate ID

P45

Standard number area

Standard number

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 people and organizations

Related places

Related genres