Arthur Fry fonds

Title: Arthur Fry fonds

Dates of creation: 1906-1945

Physical description: 0.07 metres of textual and graphic material

Biographical Sketch: Arthur Fry was born on April 20, 1888 in Collingwood, Ont. He attended the University of Toronto (University College) from 1906-1910 and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1910. He died November 6, 1983. Harold Fry (Arthur's cousin) seems not to have attended U of T, but is referred to frequently in Arthur's diary of 1914.

Scope and content: Personal papers of Arthur Fry and his cousin, Harold.  Includes U of T Student Handbooks, 1906-1910 maintained by Arthur Fry (BA 1910) as an undergraduate student in University College, diary for 1914-1915 written while in his early working career and 3 pocket notebooks with addresses, notes and expenses for 1907, 1909 and 1911. Includes one diary for Harold Fry kept during 1906-1907 describing his first job at age 16. Two group photographs of Fry and Company executives with Harold Fry.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B2005-0022