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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 95-1008


Edward C. Caddy fonds. Additions. -- 1839. -- 1 drawing : pencil ; 23.5 X 33 cm (sight) in frame 35.5 X 43.5 cm.

Biography / History

Edward C. Caddy (1815-1897) was a land surveyor who learned his trade in Peterborough between 1839 and 1842. He was also a painter in the Trent Valley District. His landscapes were primarily in water colour.

Custodial History

This fonds was in the custody of Helen and Gordon Roper before it was donated to the Trent University Archives. Helen is the granddaughter of Edward C. Caddy, creator of the fonds.

Scope and Content

This addition to the fonds consists of one pen and ink drawing of the Court House, Peterborough.


Title based on creator of the drawing.

The condition of the drawing is extremely fragile.

The drawing was donated by Helen and Gordon Roper of Peterborough, Ontario.

Restrictions: N

This fonds along with 95-1006, 95-1007, and 95-1009 are additions to 69-1002.

Located in Large Materials Cabinet - Drawer 33.