Richard Birdsall fonds

Title: Richard Birdsall fonds

Date(s) of creation: 1842

Physical description: 0.02 metres of textual material

Admin. history/Biographical Sketch: Richard Birdsall born 1799, died 21 January 1852.  Surveyor of grounds of King's College and other properties; politician.  Henry Boys born 8 November 1775, died 23 April 1868.  Bursar, University of King's College, 1839-1851.

Scope and content: Letter, dated 24 February, 1842, from Henry Boys, Bursar of King's College, to Richard Birdsall of Belleville, surveyor to the Canada Company and surveyor of the land on which King's College was built, requesting him not to seize the timber on Lot No. 18 in the 14th concession of Seymour Township, which the College had sold to E.D.S. Wilkins.

Finding Aids: None

Access: Open

Accession number: B1965-0004