Ralph Presgrave fonds

Title: Ralph Presgrave fonds

Dates of creation: 1916-1918

Physical description: 24 photographs

Biographical Sketch: BASc 1921, and a specialist in time study and industrial engineering. Special lecturer (1959) in the Institute of Business Administration and then Professor (1961).  Retired 1965.

Scope and content: 24 black-and-white photographs documenting the activities of the Overseas Training Company of the Canadian Officers' Training Corps, University of Toronto during World War I.  Includes images of the OTC tents in the quad outside Burwash Hall and a final photograph before it was disbanded,  trenches in Forest Hill, and a photoprint of Philosopher's Walk, looking north towards Bloor Street. Descriptions, where they exist, typed on outside of envelopes.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number:  B1984-0028