Francis Ethelbert Louis "Felp" Priestley fonds

Title: Francis Ethelbert Louis "Felp" Priestley fonds

Dates of creation: November 1980 to March 1981

Physical description: 14 sound tape reels (638 mins.)

Biographical Sketch: University Professor, Dept. of English

Scope and content: Oral history interview conducted by Valerie Schatzker. covers family background, his emigration to Canada, his experiences in the Canadian educational system from student to University Professor. Focusses on curricula in English at the Universities of Alberta, British Columbia and Toronto and the history of the Dept. of English, its faculty and students. Comments on the tenure of Presidents Smith and Bissell.

Finding Aids: Partial tape summary available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1981-0019