James Patton fonds

Title: James Patton fonds

Dates of creation: 1845-1863

Physical description: 0.07 metres of publications

Scope and content: Collection of 8 pamphlets relating to University of Toronto with mss annotations by James Patton. Pamphlets included are:

  • "The university question considered: by a graduate" (1845)
  • "Wesleyan conference memorial on the question of liberal education in Upper Canada, explained and defended by numerous proofs and illustrations, by a committee" (1860)
  • "University reform. Report of the resolutions adopted at a great public meeting of the inhabitants of Kingston..." (1861)
  • "Address before the select committee of the Legislative Assembly appointed to inquire into the management of the University of Toronto..." by Daniel Wilson (1860)
  • "Report of the commissioners appointed to enquire into the expenditure of the funds of the University of Toronto, and into the state of its financial affairs..." (1862)
  • "University reform defended: in reply to six editorials of the 'Globe' and 'Leader'..." by a committee of the Wesleyan Conference (1863)
  • "Defence of the plan of University reform proposed by the Senate of the University of Toronto..." (1863)
  • "Statutes of the University of Toronto, 1857"

Finding Aids: Index cards in Reading Room publications card file.

Access: Open

Accession number: B1986-0020