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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 08-017


Pat Bolger Collection. -- 1995-1997. -- 3 cm of textual records. -- 21 photographs. -- 1 book.

Biography / History

Pat Bolger ( - 2007) was a teacher/librarian at Renfrew Collegiate.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of genealogical material collected by Pat Bolger for her research on Percival J. Cooney (1871-1932) who wrote "Kinsmen" published originally in 1916 and then reprinted in 1992. Cooney was born in Peterborough, Ontario. One of his brothers, Franklin Cooney, became Governor of Montana.


Title based on the creator of the collection.
Collection was donated to Trent University Archives in 2007.
Restrictions: N
Additional materials received in 2014: see Isolated Manuscript #83.

Finding Aid

Box 1

Folder 1: Textual records, photocopied newspaper articles and genealogical charts
Folder 2: Photographs of the Cooney Family