Victoria historical collection

Series 3: Legislation

Title

Legislation

Dates of Creation

1841–1981

Extent

15 cm. of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists predominantly of acts, petitions and other documents relating to legislation pertaining to Victoria University, 1841-1981. The series also contains some correspondence and a list of acts relating to Victoria.

Notes

Related Groups of Records within the Same Fonds

See also Series 2: The University Question and federation, for records relating to Victoria University's relationship with other Ontario universities and federation with the University of Toronto, 1847-1901

Subjects

  • Universities and colleges—Law and legislation

Box/File List

Acc.No. Box File Title Date
2011.02V 4 1 Acts relating to Victoria College and Albert College n.d.
  4 2 Correspondence re: 1841 charter n.d.
  4 3 Private bill re: Victoria University n.d.
  4 4 Consolidation of acts relating to Victoria University n.d.
  4 5 Report of Select Committee on Upper Canada Academy to the Honourable the Commons House of Assembly n.d.
  4 6 An act to Incorporate the Upper Canada Academy under the name and style of "Victoria College" 1841 1841
  4 7 Petition to the Honorable the Commons House of Assembly of the Province of Canada, in Provincial Parliament assembled, from the Conference of the Wesleyan Methodist Church in Canada, 1854 1854
  4 8 Return to an Address from the Legislative Assembly to His Excellency the Governor General, dated the 14th April last, praying His Excellency to cause to be laid before this House, “Returns from the University of Toronto, Upper Canada College, Victoria, Regiopolis, and Queen’s Colleges, showing their annual expenditure, their sources of Income, the number of Professors, the course of study pursued, the number of Graduates, matriculated, as well as other Students, distinguishing the day Students, their residences, religion and age, as also their standing in such Colleges respectively," 1856 1856
  4 9 An act to Amend the Charter of Victoria College, 1858 1858
  4 10 To the Hon. The Legislative Assembly of Canada – the Memorial prepared by order and in behalf of the Conference of the Wesleyan Methodist Church, in Canada 1862
  4 11 Petition to the Lieutenant-Governor re: grammar School Fund of Ontario, 1868 1868
  4 12 An act to consolidate and amend the acts incorporating Victoria College at Cobourg, 1874 1874
  4 13 An act respecting the Victoria College of Cobourg, 1879, 1883 1883
  4 14 An act to amend the acts incorporating Victoria College and Albert College, 1884 1884
  4 15 An act to consolidate and amend the acts incorporating Victoria College at Cobourg, ch. 79, Statutes of Ontario, 1874, as amended by Chap. 93, Statutes of Ontario, 1884 1884
  4 16 Statutes of Victoria University, 1886 1886
  4 17 An act respecting the federation of the University of Toronto and University College with other Universities and Colleges, 1887 1887
  4 18 An act to amend the act respecting federation of the University of Toronto and University College with other Universities and Colleges, 1889 1889
  4 19 An act to amend the act respecting the federation of the University of Toronto and University College with other Universities and Colleges, 1891 1891
  4 20 Address delivered by the Hon. G.W. Ross, on moving the second reading of a bill re: University of Toronto, in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, April 1st 1897 1897
  4 21 An act to Amend the Acts relating to Victoria University, 1897 1897
  4 22 An act to amend The University Act, 1906 1913
  4 23 An act to Consolidate and Amend the Acts Respecting Victoria University, 1915 1915
  4 24 “The University Act” (Toronto) A Review of University Legislation and some of its results by the Hon. Sir William Mulock, an address delivered at the Annual Banquet of the Ottawa Branch of the Alumni Association, March 21, 1924 1924
  4 25 The University Act, 1927 1927
  4 26 An Act respecting Victoria University and Union Theological College, 1928 1928
  4 27 An Act respecting Victoria University, 1944 1944
  5 1 The University of Toronto Act 1947
  5 2 Act respecting the Library of Knox College and Certain Archives 1950
  5 3 The Victoria University Act, 1951 1951
  5 4 The University of Toronto Act, 1947, as amended by 1953, ch. 107; 1955, ch. 90; 1958, ch. 119; and 1959, ch. 103, 1964 1964
  5 5 The Victoria University Act, 1951 and By-Laws The Board of Regents, 1961, 1958, 1966 1951-1966
  5 6 University of Toronto Act , 1971 1971
  5 7 An Act to amend The University of Toronto Act, 1971 1978
  5 8 The University of Toronto Act, 1971, as amended by 1978, ch. 88 1979
  5 9 The Victoria University Act, 1951, as amended by the Victoria 1981