Madeleine Alberta Fritz fonds

Title: Madeleine Alberta Fritz fonds

Dates of creation: 1939, 1973

Physical description: 0.15 metres of sound recordings and publications

Biographical Sketch: Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Geology.

Scope and content: Oral history interview by Elizabeth Wilson. Covers family background and early education though post-retirement research, ca. 1920-1974. Subjects discussed include undergraduate work at McGill University, the Dept. of Geology, the Royal Ontario Museum, Presidents Falconer, Cody, and Smith, women geologists, and her own research on polyzon (bryozon).

Outline of the History and Development of the Royal Ontario Museum of Palaeontology. No. 1 of the Contributions of the Royal Ontario Museum of Palaeontology, 1939.

Finding Aids: Transcript of oral history interview (B1974-0022) available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1974-0022, B1974-1026