John Marshall fonds

Title: John Marshall fonds

Dates of creation: 1965-1999

Physical description: 3.0 metres of textual material

Biographical Sketch: Prof. Marshall was born in Winnipeg on 5 August 1919. MA (1945) and BLS (1952) both from U of T. Joined U of T School of Library Science in 1966; retired 1983. Died in Toronto on 26 October 2005.

Scope and content: Personal papers of Prof. John Marshall, Faculty of Information Studies covering his career as librarian and professor of library science at the University of Toronto. Includes records relating to his role on the Canadian Libraries Association subcommittee on library technician programs including articles, workshops, surveys, research materials, etc. Also included are records relating to the Ontario Provincial Consultative Committee and files on other community colleges and universities.  Biographical file documents his firing in 1954 from Victoria Public Library and public apology by the Board of VPL in 1998.

Finding Aids: File List

Access: Open

Accession number: B2009-0002