Fonds MSG 266 - William Malcolm Drummond Fonds

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William Malcolm Drummond Fonds

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  • approximately 1924 (Creation)
    Drummond, W. M. (William Malcolm), 1897-1965

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5 cm of textual records

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William Malcolm Drummond was born in Bristol, Qu├ębec, in 1897. He was educated at Queen's University, the University of Toronto, the Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques in Paris, and Harvard University. As an economist, he lectured at the University of Alberta from 1924 to 1926 and at the University of Toronto from 1929 to 1937. He then became Professor and head of the department of agricultural economics at the Ontario Agricultural College at Guelph where he stayed for fifteen years. In 1952 he resigned from this position to serve with the United Nations' economic mission in Korea. He was a Fellow of the Agricultural Institute of Canada and the co-author of two books.

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These papers comprise the typescript of Drummond's Financing of land purchase in Canada.

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