Material about Arthur Philemon Coleman

Title: Material about Arthur Philemon Coleman
Dates of Material:
6 cm of textual records
Scope and content

Series consists of articles, memorials, reviews, addresses, obituary notices and memorabilia including menus and programs from events held in Coleman's honour.

Source of supplied title

Title based on contents of series.


The series is stored in 2 boxes.

Finding aids

File list available (see below).

Box 9
9b.6List of A.P. Coleman material sent to “Miss Ray” [Margaret V. Ray, Victoria University Library] in 1945; outline for a book about A.P Coleman1945

holograph; holograph; [suggestions for a book about Coleman], ts., cc., fragment; [Compiled by Helena Coleman?]

9b.6Memorial inscription in the A.P. Coleman library at the Royal Ontario Museum

copy, holograph

9b.6Thanking A.P. Coleman for attending a meeting as a guest

[of the University Women’s Club?]

9b.7An address on the life and work of the late Professor Arthur S. Coleman delivered by Professor E.S. Moore... on the occasion of an exhibition of Dr. Coleman’s watercolours at Victoria University, Toronto, Canada

mimeograph. 3 copies.

9b.4Looking for Tropic Ice / by Paul Frederick1935

Toronto Star Weekly, clipping, 1935.

9b.4Men of Todayn.d.

the student of rocks: Canadian Courier; tear- sheet, n.d.

9b.4Mount Coleman / by C.B. Sissons1942

Canadian Geographical Journal; copy of journal, 1942

9b.1Professor Arthur Philemon Coleman: an appreciation / by E.S. Moore

read before the Royal Canadian Institute; mimeograph

9b.2Memorial to Arthur Philemon Coleman / by Frank D. Adams1939, 1940

from the Proceedings of the Geological Society of America, 1939, offprint, 1940. 2 copies.

9b.3Arthur Philemon Coleman, born 1852, died 1939 / by J.B. Tyrrell1939

from the Proceedings of the Royal Society of Canada, 1939; offprint; 3 copies, one signed.

Obituary notices
9b.3.a3 clippings; 1 tear-sheet
9b.5Of The last million years
Box 10
10 /OS6Autographs of guests at dinner in honour of A.P. Coleman's election to the Royal Society of Canada and a presentation of Murchison Medal by the Geological Society of London1910

Including A.J. Bell, Nathanael Burwash, James Mavor, G. Stanley Ryerson, C.B. Sissons, J. B. Tyrrell, George M. Wrong. File also includes a copy of the event programme.

10 /OS7Encyclopedia Britannica dinner menu1911

Menu for a dinner held in honour of contributors to Encyclopedia Britannica, New York, 1911, with invitation and seating plan.