Nathanael Burwash Fonds

Series 5: Records

Title

Records

Dates of Creation

1863–1927, predominant 1886–1917.

Extent

24 cm of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists of pamphlets, programmes, invitations and other printed material, notes and notebooks, lectures, resolutions, sermons, Victoria College minutes, examinations and other records, memoranda, annotated family bible, and financial records, 1863–1927.

Notes

Related Groups of Records within the Same Fonds

See also Series 3 and 4.

Related Groups of Records in Different Fonds

Invitation and Menu for Farewell Luncheon in honour of Reverend Burwash. October 17, 1913 can be found in the Ephemera Collection.

Subjects

  • Lectures and lecturing
  • Sermons

Box/File List

Acc. No. Box File Title Dates
1992.002V 26 573 Pamphlet by Maurice Hutton. “The Greek Option at Matriculation.” Argument in favour of Dr. Burwash’s minority opinion that Greek should be given greater weight at matriculation in order to encourage high school students to study it. February 17, 1894
26 574 Pamphlet by Richard Lovett. “Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury”. Religious Tract Society, London. n.d.
26 575 Liturgy for University Service. n.d. n.d.
26 576 Visiting Membership List. Berkeley Street Wesleyan Methodist Church. Includes list of billets for 1864 Conference. 1863
26 577 Wesleyan Liturgy. June 5, 1864. 1845 edition. 1845-1864
26 578 Invitation and Menu for Farewell Luncheon in honour of Reverend Burwash. October 17, 1913
26 579 Programme for Presentation of the Burwash Lectureship Funds. November 7, 1913
26 580 Invitation to Burwash Lectureship. Inaugural Lecture by Dr. Burwash, “Men of Early Days in Victoria.” January 18, 1917
26 581 Programme for Memorial Service for Reverend Burwash, Victoria College Chapel April 4, 1918.
26 582 The Victoria College Bulletin. Burwash Memorial Number. 1918–1919
26 583 Invitation and Ticket for Burwash Memorial Lectures by Hon. N.W. Rowell, “World Peace.” November, 1921
26 584 Class Record at Victoria College. 1868, 1871–1874
26 585 Class Register for Systematic and Historical Theology. 1902–1908
26 586 Class Register for Church History A.D. 1500–1900. 1913–1914
26 587 Notebook. Questions on Justification. n.d.
26 588 Notebook of Examinations. 1886–1888
26 589 Examinations. 1888–1918
26 590 Constitution for The Alma Mater Society of Victoria College. n.d.
26 591 Outline of Scheme for the Confederation of Colleges with the Toronto University. [1884]
26 592 Draft of Minutes of Judgement. Cobourg vs. Victoria. August 9, 1890
26 593 Catalogue of Toronto Exhibit of Bibles for the Tercentenary of the Authorized Version of the English Bible, 1611–1911. Toronto Public Library.
List of Bibles for Exhibition.
Clipping from Saturday Night “An Exhibition of Old Bibles.”
February 11–25, 1911.
26 594 Foreword by R.P. Bowles for Burwash’s “History of Victoria College.” April 8, 1927.
26 596 Sermons. Not Dated; Incomplete. n.d.
26 597 Lectures, Notes, Addresses. Not Dated; Incomplete. n.d.
26 598 Lectures, Notes, Outlines. Not Dated; Incomplete. n.d.
27 599 Biographical Data on the Life of Rev. N. Burwash. vol.1. Extracts from "The Christian Guardian." May, 1859–December, 1874.
27 600 Biographical Data on Life of Rev, Chancellor Burwash. vol.2. Extracts from “The Christian Guardian.” December, 1874–January, 1877
27 601 Biographical Data on Life of Rev. Chancellor Burwash. vol.3. Extracts from “The Christian Guardian.” January, 1877 - April, 1880
27 602 Biographical Data on the Life of the Rev. N. Burwash, S.T.D. vol.4. Mainly extracts from “The Christian Guardian.”. April, 1880–August, 1881
27 603 Biographical Data on Life of Rev. N. Burwash, S.T.D. vol.5 Extracts from “The Christian Guardian.” September, 1881–September, 1883
27 604 Biographical Data on the Life of Rev. Chancellor Burwash. vol.6. Mainly extracts from “The Christian Guardian.” November, 1883–December, 1884
27 605 Biographical Data on the Life of Rev. Chancellor Burwash. vol.7. Mainly extracts from “The Christian Guardian.” January, 1885–May, 1888
27 606 Biographical Data on Life of Rev. N. Burwash. vol.8.
Extracts from “The Christian Guardian.”
August–November, 1883; May, 1888–July, 1890; October, 1893
27 607 Biographical Notes on Life on Rev. N. Burwash. Mainly extracts from “The Christian Guardian.” March, 1864–January, 1866
27 608 Notebook. Sermons by E.M. Burwash.
Biographical Data on Life of Rev. N. Burwash. Mainly extracts from “The Christian Guardian.”
January, 1892– January, 1902, [1938]
27 609 Notebook. Biographical Data on Life of Nathanael Burwash. Extracts from “The Christian Guardian.”
Part of Chapter on Margaret Proctor Burwash. n.d.
Biographical Sketch of Nathanael Burwash by Rev. D.G. Sutherland from “The Week.”
April, 1902–April, 1918, January 20, 1893.
27 610 Notebook. Chapter V of Biography. “Devotions and Opinions.”
Extracts from Minutes of Board of Regents, Executive Committee, Senate of Victoria.
1891–1918
27 611 Notebook. Biographical Data on Life on Rev. N. Burwash. Extracts from Minutes of Victoria Senate (1914–1918), Board
of Regents (1877–1889), Senate (1867–1890), Faculty (1866–1880).
1866-1918
27 612 Notebook. Biographical Data on Life of Rev. N. Burwash.
Notes from Manuscript History of Victoria College. Notes from Records in Family Bible.
Copy of Address of Students to Chancellor Burwash on Arrival in Toronto. October, 1892.
Extract from Nelles Letters. 1867–1886.
Extracts from J.G. Hodgins’ “Documentary History of Education in Upper Canada”.
Proceedings of Victoria College Board. 1866–1874.
1866-1892
28 613 Outline of Nathanael Burwash’s Life. n.d.
Biographical Sketch of Nathanael Burwash by E.M. Burwash. n.d. Tribute to Margaret Proctor Burwash. 1923.
1923
28 614 Manuscript of Autobiography. “Reminiscences of My Life” vol.1. n.d.
28 615 Manuscript of Autobiography. “Reminiscences of My Life.” vol.II. n.d. n.d.
28 616 Manuscript of Autobiography. “Reminiscences of My Life.” vol.III. n.d. n.d.
28 617 Manuscript of Autobiography. “Reminiscences of My Life.” vol.IV. n.d. n.d.
28 618 Manuscript of Biography. n.d.
Chapter VIII. “Toronto.” Chapter IX. “Hamilton.”
n.d.
28 619 Manuscript of Biography. n.d.
Chapter X. “Professor of Natural Science.” Chapter XI. “Travel and the University Question.” Chapter XII. “College Finances and Marriage.”
n.d.
28 620 Manuscript of Biography. n.d.
Chapter XIII. “The Faculty of Theology.”
Chapter XVI. “Development of the Faculty of Theology.”
Chapter XVII. “The Educational Society.”
Chapter XVIII. “Personal Relations to his Work.”
n.d.
28 621 Manuscript of Biography. n.d.
Chapter XIX. Chapter XX. Chapter XXI.
Chapter on “Inductive Theology.”
n.d.
28 622 Typed Drafts of Autobiography.
Chapter I. “Family History and Religious Training.”
n.d.
28 623 Typed Drafts of Autobiography. n.d. Chapter II. “Schoolboy Days”. n.d.
28 624 Typed Drafts of Autobiography. n.d. Chapter III. “Entering College”. n.d.
28 625 Typed Drafts of Autobiography. n.d.
Chapter IV. “Schoolmaster and Undergraduate”.
n.d.
28 626 Typed Drafts of Biography. n.d. Chapter V. “Devotions and Opinions”. n.d.
28 627 Typed Drafts of Autobiography. n.d. Chapter VI. “Tutor and Probationer”. n.d.
28 628 Typed Drafts of Autobiography/Biography. Chapter VII. “Belleville.” n.d.
28 629 Typed Drafts of Biography. Chapter VIII. “Toronto.” n.d.
28 630

Typed Drafts of Biography. n.d.
Chapter IX. “Hamilton.”
Chapter X. “The Fenian Invasion.” Chapter XI. “The Close of the Pastorate.”

n.d.
28 631 Typed Drafts of Biography.
Chapter XII. “Professor of Natural Science.”
n.d.
28 632 Typed Drafts of Biography.
Chapter XIII. “The University Question.”
n.d.
28 633 Typed Drafts of Biography.
Chapter XIV. “A First Visit to Europe.”
n.d.
28 634 Typed Drafts of Biography.
Chapter XII. “College Finances and Marriage”. Chapter XIII. “Margaret Proctor.”
n.d.
28 635 Typed Drafts of Biography.
Chapter XIII. “The Faculty of Theology.”
n.d.
28 636 Typed Drafts of Biography. n.d. Chapter on “Inductive Theology.” n.d.
28 637 Miscellaneous Biographical Notes. n.d.
29 638 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. Table of Contents. n.d.
29 639 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.2. n.d.
29 640 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.III. n.d.
29 641 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.XI. n.d.
29 642 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.XII. n.d.
29 643 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.XIII. n.d.
29 644 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.XIV. n.d.
29 645 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. no.XV. n.d.
29 646 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College.
Chapter XIII. “The Inner History of Victoria from the Death of Dr. Nelles to the Removal to Toronto in 1892–3”. Chapter XIV. “Growth of Victoria Under Federation”.
n.d.
29 647 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College. Chapter XV. “The Religious Life”. n.d.
29 648 Manuscript. The History of Victoria College.
Chapter XVI. “Increase of Endowments, Scholarships, and Prizes” Chapter XVII. “Buildings and Equipment”.
n.d.
29 649 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp. 1–50. July, 1914
29 650 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp. 51–100. July, 1914
29 651 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp.101–150. July, 1914
29 652 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp. 151–200A. July, 1914
29 653 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp. 201–250. July, 1914
29 654 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College”. pp. 251–300. July, 1914
29 655 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College”. pp. 301–350. July, 1914
29 656 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp.351–397. July, 1914
29 657 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp.1–11; pp. 409–450. July, 1914
29 658 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp. 451–500. July, 1914
30 659 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” pp. 501–517; pp. 1–33; pp.529–549. July, 1914
30 660 Draft. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College.” pp. 34–68; miscellaneous pages. July, 1914
30 661 Manuscript of Chapter by Dean J.F. McLaughlin. “Special Aspects of the Religious Life of the College since Federation. 1892¬1917.” n.d.
30 662 Draft of Chapter by C.V. Massey. “Victoria College and the War.” n.d.
30 663 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College.” 1922. vol.1
Preface by the Editor—F.H. Wallace.
Introduction.
Chapter I. “Upper Canada Academy.”
Chapter II. “Location, Building, Subscriptions.”
Chapter III. “Ryerson Appointed to Secure Charter and Financial Aid.”
1922
30 664 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.1
Chapter IV. “Opening, Staff, Students, Type of Education”. Chapter V. “Victoria College with University Powers”.
1922
30 665 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.1
Chapter VI. “First Movement Toward University Consolidation in Upper Canada”.
Chapter VII. “Academic Work and Students Under Ryerson”.
1922
30 666 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.1
Chapter VIII. “Ryerson Appointed Superintendent of Education. The College Under McNab”.
Chapter IX. “Dr. Nelles Begins his Work in Victoria”.
1922
30 667 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.1
Chapter X. “The University Question”.
Chapter XI. “The Growth of Victoria, 1853 to 1861”. Chapter XII. “The University Question Again”.
1922
30 668 Chapter XIV. “Faculty of Theology; Methodist Union; Albert College; Advances in University Work; Last Days of Dr. Nelles. 1922
30 669 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.2
Chapter I. “Origins of the University Federation Movement”. Chapter II. “First Attempts to Formulate a Plan of Federation”. Chapter III. “The Relation of Principal Grant and of Queen’s University to the Preliminary Conferences and the Subsequent Meetings”.
1922
30 670 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.2 Chapter IV. “The Progress of the Movement.” 1922
30 671 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College.” 1922. vol.2 Chapter V. “The General Conference of 1886.” 1922
31 672 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.2
Chapter IX. “Changes in the Constitution of the University”. Chapter X. “Recent Development of the College in Federation”. Chapter XI. “Religious Life”.
1922
31 673 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.2
Chapter XII. “Special Aspects of the Religious Life of the College since Federation 1892–1917” by Rev. Dean McLaughlin. Chapter XIII. “Victoria College and the War” by Vincent Massey.
1922
31 674 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.2
Appendix I. “The Royal Charter of Upper Canada Academy”. Appendix II. “Ryerson’s Inaugural. 21 October, 1841”.
1922
31 675 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol.2
Appendix III. “The Position of Dr. Ryerson and the Methodists on the University Question”.
Appendix V. “Address of President Nelles at Victoria University Convocation. May 13, 1885”.
Appendix VI. “Dr. Burwash’s Address to the Alumni on University Confederation in 1885”.
1922
31 676 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. 1922. vol. 2
Appendix VIII. “First Draft of Act of 1853”.
Appendix 9. Petition of Conference to Legislative Assembly re Act of 1853.
Appendix 10. “Defence of the Plan of University Reform”.
Appendix 10. “Plans Proposed to, or Evolved in Conference on Federation. 1884”.
Appendix 18. Address at Meeting of the Convocation. February 7, 1885.
1922
31 677 Draft. “The Origin and History of Victoria College”. Duplicate Sheets 1922
36 1 Notes for “Inductive Theology” [1893–1894]
36 2 Notes on “Comparative Theology” 1904
36 3 Notes on “Comparative Theology” February, 1910
36 4 Notes on “History of Doctrine” 1907–1908
36 5 Notes on “History of Doctrine” January, 1908
36 6 Notes on “History of Christian Doctrine” October, 1909
36 7 Notes on “History of Doctrine” Part I Section 2 1909–1910
36 8 Notes on “History of Doctrine” n.d.
36 9 Notebook. “My Memories of Victoria College” No.1
1910
36 10 Notebook. “My Memories of Victoria College” No.II
[1910]
36 11 Notebook. “The Old Victoria” No. I 1913
36 12 Notebook. “The Old Victoria” No. II [1913]
36 13 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. I July, 1914
36 14 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. II [July, 1914]
36 15 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. III [July, 1914]
36 16 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. IV [July, 1914]
36 17 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. V [July, 1914]
36 18 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. VI [July, 1914]
36 19 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. VII [July, 1914]
36 20 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. VIII [July, 1914]
36 21 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. IX [July, 1914]
36 22 Manuscript. “The Founding and Development of Victoria College” No. X [July, 1914]
37 1 Manuscripts, Clippings, and Miscellaneous Documents [188-]
37 2 Partial Manuscript. “Egerton Ryerson” n.d.
37 3 Notebook of Clippings re: Methodist General Conference. September, 1860
37 4 Notebook. “The Press on the University Question” 1862–1885
37 5 Accounts 1869–1872
37 6 Notebook. Clippings and Addresses on the University Question. 1885–1888
37 7 Notebook. Letters and Clippings re: Federation ; Theological Questions. 1888–1889
37 8 Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings Miscellaneous Documents [188-]
1993.171V 1 1 Notebook contains class list of students and notes of Victoria College Faculty meetings 1870–1875
2013.03V 1 1 Annotated family bible n.d.