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Accession Number: 07-006


Marlow Banks fonds. Additions. -- 1983-2007. -- 32 cm of textual records.

Biography / History

Marlow Banks is a resident of Peterborough, Ontario and was the owner of the Banks Bicycle Store. He is a hockey fan, and more specifically, a fan of the Peterborough Petes hockey team. Mr. Banks used to sponsor the "Banks Bicycle Store Trophy" which was awarded annually to the Petes regular season scoring champion.

Custodial History

Fonds was in the custody of Marlow Banks before it was acquired by Trent University Archives in September 2007.

Scope and Content

This addition to the fonds consists primarily of programs, newspaper clippings, and magazines relating to the Peterborough Petes Junior hockey team and the Ontario Hockey League. Also included are photographs (photocopies only) of Peterborough buildings taken by Marlow Banks between 1940 and 1997 and published as a series in the Peterborough Examiner.


Title based on the creator of the fonds.
Fonds acquired from Marlow Banks.
Restrictions: N
This fonds, along with 82-019, 84-008, 86-024, 88-044, and 88-013, is an addition to 82-011. Further accruals are expected.


Finding Aid

Box 1

Ontario Hockey League (official guides and registers), 1983-1984 to 2006-2007
Ontario Hockey League Yearbook, 2004-2005 to 2006-2007
Canadian Hockey Magazine, scattered issues (4 only), 1994-1999
The Hockey News, magazines and newsprint issues, 1993-2007 (includes yearbook issues, and 30th Anniversary Special Section on the 1972 Summit Series)

Folder 1: Newspaper clippings re Peterborough Petes, 2006-2007
Folder 2: Peterborough Petes hockey programs and publicity materials, 2004-2007; reproduction of a poster depicting the 1956-1957 TPT Petes

Binder: "Peterborough, Past and Present. Photographed by Marlow Banks circa 1940-1997" (photographs of Peterborough buildings taken by Banks and published as a series in the Peterborough Examiner)