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Comprises three sub-collections:

  • Monographs. 84,000 titles spanning three and a half centuries of Canadian documentary history. Rich primary materials exploring a wide range of subjects and disciplines.
  • Serials. A wide range of dailies, weeklies, specialized journals and mass-market magazines, as well as city directories and annual reports from churches, schools, and corporations. Includes 1,700 periodical titles with 95,000 issues to 1920; 255 annual titles with 1,100 issues to 1900; 330 newspaper titles to 1930.
  • Government publications. Over 1.7 million pages of historical pre-1920 colonial, provincial and federal government documents.

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English; History

Date Coverage

Late sixteenth to early twentieth century


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