George Ignatieff fonds

Title: George Ignatieff fonds

Date of creation: 22 April 1987

Physical description: 5 reel to reel audiotapes (130 mins.)

Biographical Sketch: Chancellor, University of Toronto, 1980-1986. Husband of Alison Grant Ignatieff.

Scope and content: Oral history interview with Dr. George Ignatieff, conducted by Valerie Schatzker. Commences with his birth, life in and escape from Russia and ends with his Chancellorship of the University of Toronto. Focusses on his association with the University of Toronto and discusses entrance requirements, A.B. Fennell, curricula, student activities, Oxford University, service with Canadian Dept. of External Affairs, Trinity College while Provost, 1972-1978, student-administrator relations, Hart House, Nicholas Ignatieff and the Office of the Chancellor.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1987-0027

Related records in a different fonds: Alison Grant Ignatieff fonds (B1986-0053)