Correspondence with R.A. Tweedie : March 1956. 1954 June 3 - 1956 Mar. 30; (predominant 1956 Mar.)


Tweedie, Robert A. (Robert Allison), 1908-1989. Correspondence with R.A. Tweedie : March 1956.

Correspondence with R.A. Tweedie : March 1956. 1954 June 3 - 1956 Mar. 30; (predominant 1956 Mar.)

Topics include: an elevator for the Miramichi Hospital; R.A. Tweedie's interest in tracing his family history; a paved playing surface for the school at Beaverbrook, N.B.; an amateur hockey league for Newcastle; a UNB expense list for the 1955 Art Exhibition with a request that Beaverbrook pay for part of it; upkeep, furniture and an elevator for Somerville House, Fredericton; the architects' fees for Lady Beaverbrook Rink including a copy of the legal agreement; the growing collection of old N.B. letters and documents including transcriptions of items dated 1811, 1852, 1761 and 1841; card index drawers for the Old Manse Library; a request for a new high school gymnasium at Chatham; a proposal to build an extension to the Lady Beaverbrook Residence, UNB; transport of an Emily Carr painting; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Davidson's visit to England; the legal agreement with the architects regarding the art gallery at Fredericton; (continues). (continued) the N.B. Travel Bureau's promotion of Lord Beaverbrook's projects in N.B.

Correspondence : 112 (135 leaves)

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