John Tuzo Wilson fonds

Title: John Tuzo Wilson fonds

Dates of creation: 1853-1993

Physical description: 12.49 metres of textual and other material

Biographical Sketch: Professor of Geophysics. Principal, Erindale College.

Scope and content: Correspondence, addresses, manuscripts, diaries, minutes, publications, film scripts, photographs, film, oral history interview, and other materials documenting Wilson's activities as a geophysicist, especially in relation to his research work and writings on continental drift, as Director-General of the Ontario Science Centre, and as a member of many commissions, committees and professional associations. Oral history interview conducted by Paul A. Bator.  Includes records created after Wilson's death and maintained by his secretary Moira Arnot.

Finding Aids: Series description (B1993-0050)

Access: Open

Accession number: B1986-0064 (oral history interview), B1993-0050, B2002-0007, B2014-0025 (photographs)

Related records in a different fonds: Wilson family fonds (B1986-0066)