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Accession Number: 75-1004

Title

Fortnightly Club fonds. -- Transcribed [ca. 1975]. -- 1 item.

Biography / History

The Peterborough Fortnightly Club was encouraged, by F.M. de la Fosse (?-1945) the librarian at the Public Library, to meet during the winter months and discuss learned talks by fellow members. (Taken from: "Peterborough The Electric City." Burlington: Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, 1987.)

Custodial History

The address was written by, and in the custody of, Dr. R.C. Honey before it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This item is a typescript of an address to the Fortnightly Club by Ralph C. Honey, describing the production of the Centennial book, "Peterborough: Land of Shining Waters." The address was written March 14, 1967.

Notes

Title based on the contents of the fonds.

The fonds was donated by Dr. R.C. Honey.

Restrictions: N

For related records see: 83-1027 and 96-004.