Title: Senator Frank O’Connor fonds
Creator: Odette Burgess, 9th Line, Lakefield, ON
Dates of Material: 21 August 1939
Physical Description: 1 inch, 2.54 cm
Scope and Contents:
Clippings from the August 21, 1939 editions of the Toronto Daily Star & Evening Telegram on the death of Senator Frank O’Connor.
Open to researchers.
None Available on site.
Donated to the Trent Valley Archives, 2015, by Odette Burgess.
Biographical Sketch/ Administrative History
Frank Patrick O’Connor (April 9, 1885 – August 21, 1939) was a Canadian politician, businessman, philanthropist. He was the founder of Laura Secord Chocolates and Fanny Farmer, and the namesake behind O’Connor Drive in Toronto. He began work at Canadian General Electric, Peterborough at age 14.
Laura Secord Candy Company