Richard Merrill Saunders fonds

Title: Richard Merrill Saunders fonds

Date of creation: 1 November 1973

Physical description: 2 sound tapes (122 mins.)

Biographical Sketch: Professor of history.

Scope and content: Library oral history interview with Richard Saunders, professor of history at the University of Toronto, by Charles Roger Myers.  The interview covers early childhood through post-retirement work, with focus on the period ca. 1920-1974 and his studies at the American University in Beirut, graduate work in history at Cornell University, the effects of the Depression on universities, appointment to the Dept. of History and association with the Toronto Field Naturalists.

Finding Aids: Transcript available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1974-0027