Fonds 287

Fonds Number: 287

Title: Peter Adams Papers and Records fonds

Creator:

Dates of Material: 1966 to 2013

Physical Description: 22 feet (52 boxes – 681 files)

Scope and Contents:

Trent University Geography Department:

  • Departmental budgets, minutes, proceedings and correspondence
  • Course Work
  • Field Trips, Tours, Foreign Visits
  • Special Projects and Publications
  • Snow, Ice and Polar Studies
  • Northern Studies, Libraries and Universities
  • Eastern Snow Conferences
  • Lake Ice Studies

Community Initiatives, Programmes, Campaigns

  • Parks Board
  • St. John Ambulance
  • United Way
  • Cancer Society
  • Canadian Red Cross Society
  • St. John’s Church
  • Terry Fox Run
  • YMCA
  • Energy Savers
  • Peterborough Historical Society
  • Malawi Project 1979 – 1985
  • Trent Sport, Recreation and Wellness
  • Peterborough By-pass

Political Life

  • Peterborough County Board of Education (Boxes 16 – 24)
  • Saving PCVS 1970
  • M.P.P Annual Report 1988 – 1990
  • M.P. Annual Reports 1993 – 2005
  • Parliamentary Trips
  • Contributions in Ontario Legislature 1987-88
  • An Academic in Ottawa (April 2003)
  • Hansard – House of Commons and Committees
  • Peterborough and Parliament (book) 2013

Access Conditions:
Open to researchers.

Finding Aids:
None Available on site.

Accruals:
More expected.

Custodial History:
Donations were made by Peter Adams in 2009, 2011 and 2013. Papers were organized and sorted by Guy Thompson. The papers generally follow the order that was established by Peter Adams and have been organized by series.

Biographical Sketch/ Administrative History:

Access Points:
Peterborough Collegiate Institute