Title and statement of responsibility area
Don McEown fonds
General material designation
- Textual record
- Graphic material
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- McEown, Donald
Physical description area
- 3.6 m of textual records
- 132 photographs: 22 b&w prints; 10 col. prints; 100 slides: b&w and col.
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
Name of creator
Donald McEown came to Carleton in 1963, as Administrative Assistant to the Bursar. In 1967, he was promoted to Assistant Controller Capital and was elected to Secretary of the Board of Governors that same year. He was given a second appointment as Special Assistant to the President in 1979. He became Secretary of the Board and Executive Assistant to the President in 1990. He was again elected Secretary of the Board and in 1997 the position was combined with the office of the University Secretary.
In partnership with Blair Neatby, Mr. McEown wrote Creating Carleton: The Shaping of a University, which was published in 2002.
Material received from Mr. McEown.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of research files created, used, and accumulated by Donald McEown in the production of Creating Carleton: The Shaping of a University and similar projects.