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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 05-007


Gerald Cantello collection. -- 1960-2002. -- 30 cm of textual records.

Biography / History

Gerald Cantello is a graduate of the M.A. program at Trent University and a former employee (1951-1989) of C.G.E., Peterborough, Ontario. He was recruited from Britain as a machine and tool design draftsman and in 1958 had advanced to the Civilian Atomic Power Department of C.G.E.

Custodial History

Collection was in the custody of Gerald Cantello before it was donated to Trent University Archives in 2005.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of reports and documents relating to Canadian General Electric Nuclear Division, Peterborough, Ontario, collected by Gerald Cantello in the course of research for his M.A. thesis at Trent University entitled "The Roles Played by Canadian General Electric Company's Atomic Power Department in Canada's Nuclear Power Program...", 2003.


Title based on the creator of the collection.
Collection acquired from Gerald Cantello.
Restrictions: N
For related records see: 99-008.