CA RBD MSG 399
Source of title
Title based on content of fonds.
Level of description
Rare Books and Special Collections
14 cm of textual records.
From Samuel Mathewson Baylis estate.
Correspondence 1921-1931 concerning Simon McTavish; official copies of legal documents including estate inventories, lawsuits over the McTavish estate, and Simon McTavish's will; notes for Baylis' study of McTavish; numerous petitions and newspaper clippings on the state of the McTavish monument and tomb (Peel St., Montreal), and a typescript of his text concerning Simon McTavish. Also two letters from Ignatius Donnelly, 1899, and a letter 1895, from J. Middleton to John Doyle about 19th century gardening in Montreal and the funeral of Judge James Reid.
English | French
Subject access points
Gardening -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal. | Fur traders.
Place access points
Chiswick Parish Church (London, England)
Name access points
McTavish, Simon, 1750-1804. | Donnelly, Ignatius, 1831-1901 | St. James Literary Society | Gazette (Montréal, Québec) | McGillivray, Elizabeth | Reid, James, 1769-1848 | Numismatic and Antiquarian Society of Montreal | McGillivray, William, 1764-1825.
Correspondence. | Legal documents. | Clippings. | Lecture notes.
1895, 1899, 1921-1941