Series 1 - Lester B. Pearson

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Lester B. Pearson

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material

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  • 1904-2012 (Creation)

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Physical description

  • 2.5 m of textual records
  • 37 photographs

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Scope and content

Series is comprised of materials related to the life and work of Lester B. Pearson. The material is divided in to 6 thematic areas: Correspondence; Legacy; Memorials; Death and Grave Site; Chronological and General; and Miscellaneous. Materials include correspondence (especially with William Spencer), scrapbooks and media clippings.

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Some correspondence in this series is closed until January 1st, 2015.

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The scrapbooks must be handled with care and may require conservation treatment.

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