Daniel Wilson fonds

Title: Daniel Wilson fonds

Dates of creation: ca. 1840-1974, predominant ca. 1840-1892

Physical description: 5.81 metres of textual, graphic and microform material

Biographical Sketch: Wilson served as President of the University of Toronto from 1880 to 1892.

Scope and contentPaintings of Toronto locations, including Yorkville Creek, and scenes in Northern Ontario, Quebec, the United States, England and Scotland by Daniel Wilson (B1973-0043, B2001-0048, B2004-0015).

Microfilm copy of Wilson's diary (B1974-0033).

Copies of correspondence from Wilson to individuals in Edinburgh and to institutions such as American Philosophic Society and Smithsonian Institution (B1993-0022).

Illuminated In Memoriam volume produced by the City of Toronto containing the "Resolution of Condolence" dated 10 October 1892 relating to the death of Wilson (B2010-0004).

Finding Aids: Item list (B1973-0043) available

Access: Open

Accession number:  B1973-0043, B1974-0033, B1993-0022, B2001-0048, B2004-0015, B2010-0004