Photo of North House group, 1926

Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Dean of Men Fonds

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Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Dean of Men Fonds

Fonds #

2059

Title

Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Dean of Men fonds

Dates of Creation

1937–1990

Extent

2.14 m of textual records
310 photographs

Administrative History

The position was originally created as Dean of Residence in 1913. In 1919, the title was changed to Senior Tutor (also known as Senior Tutor in Residence), and in 1969 the position became Dean of Men. In 1990, the positions of Dean of Men and Dean of Women were replaced by a Dean of Students. The duties of the Dean of Men included dealing with personal and academic problems of students living in Burwash Hall and overseeing its administration.

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of the following series: General/correspondence files, 1948–1990; Subject files, 1957–1989; Residence Council records, 1937–1990; Students correspondence, 1955–1983; Records concerning orientation, 1962–1988; Personal papers, 1953–1969, 1982–1983; and Records concerning 50th Anniversary of Burwash Hall, 1963.

  • Series 1: General/correspondence files, 1948–1990
  • Series 2: Subject files, 1957–1989
  • Series 3: Residence Council records, 1937–1990
  • Series 4: Students correspondence, 1955–1983
  • Series 5: Records concerning orientation, 1962–1988
  • Series 6: Personal papers, 1953– 1969, 1982–1983
  • Series 7: Records concerning 50th Anniversary of Burwash Hall, 1963

Notes

Photographs are described in the photograph database.

Source of Supplied Title

Title based on the contents of the fonds.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Related Groups of Records in Different Fonds

See also Ephemera Collection.

Access points

  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Dean of Men
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.)—Student housing

Subjects

  • Student housing
  • Student housing—Management