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Collection
Simpson Family fonds
Description Level
Sub-series
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
Series includes a short poem and drawing (“God Bless this House”), memoirs, and a painting by Mary Simpson, and three poems (“Railroad Rats,” “Pump Song,” “Some Questions”) and a short story (“When the West Was Young”) by Donald Simpson.
Collection
Simpson Family fonds
Description Level
Sub-series
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF36
Series No.
SS4
Accession No.
2020.39
1983.56
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records, 1 painting
Custodial History
Items from accession 2020.39 were in the ownership of the Simpson family for many years before being donated by Elizabeth Cameron, granddaughter of James Simpson, on October 2nd 2020. Photocopied memoirs (1983.56) were donated by Cameron Bordon in 1983 and were originally part of the BVM discrete item collection.
Scope and Content
Series includes a short poem and drawing (“God Bless this House”), memoirs, and a painting by Mary Simpson, and three poems (“Railroad Rats,” “Pump Song,” “Some Questions”) and a short story (“When the West Was Young”) by Donald Simpson.
Notes
The memoirs by Mary Simpson are in both original (2020.39) and photocopied (1983.56) format.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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