Canadian documents papers. 1762-1839.


Canadian documents papers. 1762-1839.

A collection of forms, most printed and completed in manuscript, some in manuscript only, relating to the civil and military government of Upper and Lower Canada.

2 Boxes + 1 map case.


SNAC Resource ID: 7053225

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

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Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872 (person)

English antiquary and collector. He began collecting while at Rugby School and Oxford. On inheriting his father's estate at Middle Hill in Worcestershire, Phillipps embarked on a career of collecting manuscripts and books. His collection of manuscripts eventually numbered over 60,000 items. During Continental trips in the 1820s Phillipps bought heavily, and back in England he continued to do so, often buying up entire estate libraries at auction. He collected Eastern, Greek and Lat...

Bell, Jonathan G. (person)