Fonds MS-2-561 - George Nicholls fonds

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George Nicholls fonds

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CA NSHDA MS-2-561

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2.8 m of textual records of textual material ; 12 photographs

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Custodial history

Material was donated in two accessions. The majority of the material was donated in October, 1986 after Nicholls death. The second accrual was donated in May, 1989 and contained correspondence with La Revue du Droit and Canadian Bar Review, various journal articles written by Nicholls and some printed material.

Scope and content

This fonds consists of material created by or accumulated by George V.V. Nicholls. Records include correspondence, Nicholls and Van Vliet family estates and wills, course material from classes taught by Nicholls at Dalhousie’s Law School and Queen’s University, meeting minutes from professional associations, Dalhousie and community committees and clubs that Nicholls was involved with, some photographs and drafts and published legal journal articles and essays written by Nicholls.

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  • English

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English

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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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.

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See the Faculty of Law fonds (UA-13) for related documents.

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No further accruals are expected.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], George Nicholls fonds, MS-2-561, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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November 10, 2011

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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.

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