Title and statement of responsibility area
Alexander E. Kerr fonds
General material designation
- Graphic material
- Textual record
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
Level of description
CA NSHDA MS-2-153, Boxes 1-4
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
Physical description area
52 cm of textual records
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
The materials were accessioned by Dalhousie University Archives in two accessions, with one taking place in 1972 and the other on an unknown date. The custodial history is unknown.
Scope and content
Fonds contains personal documents of Alexander E. Kerr, including sermons, notes, personal writings and essays, certificates and degrees, pamphlets, publications, newspaper clippings, two photographs, and some correspondence.
Immediate source of acquisition
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script note
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.
See the President's Office fonds (UA-3) for records relating to Kerr's time as President of Dalhousie University.
Further accruals are not expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Alexander E. Kerr fonds, MS-2-153, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Standard number area
Subject access points
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Dalhousie University--People
- Dalhousie University--Presidents and Vice-Chancelors
- Degrees, Academic--Canada
- Nova Scotia--History--19th century
- Nova Scotia--History--20th century
- Personal archives
- Reports, publications, studies, and documentation
- Sermons, English--Canada
Place access points
Name access points
Genre access points
Description record identifier
Rules or conventions
Rules for Archival Description
Level of detail
Dates of creation, revision and deletion
Language of description
Script of description
This fonds description comes from the <a href="http://findingaids.library.dal.ca/">Dalhousie University Archives Catalog</a>. The complete, original description is available there.