Florence Helen Maud Neelands fonds

Title: Florence Helen Maud Neelands fonds

Dates of creation: 1893-1907

Physical description: 0.07 metres of textual and graphic material

Biographical Sketch: Florence Helen Maud Neelands earned a BA in modern languages in 1896 from University College and continued her studies in Berlin and Paris.  She was later principal of St. Margaret's College, Toronto and died 16 June 1919 in Toronto. Her brother, Ernest Victor Neelands earned an SPS Diploma in 1899 and a BASc in mining engineering in 1901.

Scope and content: Correspondence of Florence Neelands with family members, including her brother, Ernest Victor, friends and fellow students while a student in modern languages at the University of Toronto.  Topics include the 1894 production of Antigone and the 1895 student strike. Also included are photographs, mostly of family members and friends (some idenitfied) but also including images of indigenous people, possibly in Papua-New Guinea.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1987-0012