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Sculptscope viewer (Whiting)

This item is a large metal circular shaped stereoscope with glass flower designs on the sides. This coin operated stereoscope activates a mechanism that turns a metal belt containing built in stereographs. Richard R. Whiting formed the American No...

Whiting, Richard R.

Laut, Agnes Christina

File contains a letter/agreement between The Ryerson Press and Agnes Christina Laut regarding the copyright for the work "Lords of the North".

Sampson Low, Marston and Company Ltd.

File contains the agreement and annexed assignment papers between The Ryerson Press and Sampson Low, Marston and Company Ltd. regarding Louisa May Alcott's works "Little Men"; "Jo's Boys"; "Eight Cousins"; &...

Musson Book Company Ltd.

File contains correspondence and agreements related to The Musson Book Company Ltd. Included are:1) memorandum of agreement between Musson and Sampson Low Marston & Co. Ltd for "Jo's Boys and How They Turned Out" by Louisa May A...

Rio 12C

Item is a Rio 12C folding camera manufactured by Orionwerk Akt. Ges. Hannover. IBSOR DRP Meyer-Gorlitz Nr. 434172 Anastigmat Trioplan 1/6.3 F=10.5 cm lens. Company existed as Orionwerk from 1921 to 1933.

Sandiford, Peter

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Peter Sandiford for editing the "Ryerson Educational Series". Original contract signed in 1922. Second date in 1930 hand-written on back of contract along with a second name - Albe...

Morang and Company Limited

File contains a copy of an agreement between Morang & Company Ltd. and The Musson Book Company Limited regarding the publication of "Lampman's Poems".

Edgar, Oscar Pelham

File contains an agreement between O. Pelham Edgar and The Ryerson Press for the book "Duncan Campbell Scott" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series. The majority of the file consists of correspondence between Maud C. Edgar ...

Wallace, Paul Anthony Wilson

File contains agreements between Paul A. W. Wallace and The Ryerson Press for the books "Selections from Haliburton"; "Literary Backgrounds - The West"; and "The Twist and other stories".

Wetherell, James Elgin

File contains an agreement and correspondence between The Ryerson Press and James Elgin Wetherell regarding the book "Standard Poems for Supplementary Reading". Also in the file is a torn page that appears to be a letter regarding royalt...

Pattinson, Nellie Lyle, et al.

File contains agreements and correspondence regarding the book "The Canadian Cook Book". Included in the file are:1) agreement between Nellie Lyle Pattison and The Ryerson Press. With the agreement is correspondence between the Crown Tru...

Pratt, Edwin John

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Edwin John (E. J.) Pratt for the book "Newfoundland Verse".

Howard Hillen Kerr fonds

  • F 277
  • Fonds
  • 1923 - 1996

This fonds contains textual records, graphic items, and objects related to the life and career of Ryerson's first principal Howard Kerr.

Kerr, Howard Hillen

Deacon, William Arthur

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and William Arthur Deacon for the book "Pens and Pirates" (which also includes correspondence), "The Four Jameses", and "Peter McArthur" as part of the makers of Cana...

Wrong, George MacKinnon

File contains an agreement between George MacKinnon Wrong and The Ryerson Press for the book "The Story of Canada". The book was co-authored by Wrong, Chester Martin, Walter N. Sage, and illustrated by C. W. Jeffreys. Also in the file is...

Falconbridge, John Delatre

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and John D. Falconbridge for the book "The Law of Negotiable Instruments in Canada". Also in the file is correspondence regarding royalties and a copy of the last will and testament of...

Morin, Victor

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Victor Morin regarding the editing of the French section of the "Makers of Canadian Literature" series and for the book "Literary Backgrounds: French Canadian".

Marquis, Thomas Guthrie

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Thomas Guthrie Marquis regarding the books "The King's Wish" and "William Wilfred Campbell".

Riddell, William Renwick

File contains correspendence and an agreement between The Ryerson Press and William Renwick Riddell. Agreement is for books "Major John Richardson" and "William Kirby" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Brown, A. R.

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and A. R. Brown for the book "A Text-book in Agriculture for Normal School Students and Teachers".

Roberts, Lloyd

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Lloyd Roberts for the books "I Sing of Life" and "The Book of Roberts".

Watson, Albert Durrant

File contains agreements between Albert Durrant Watson and The Ryerson Press. Included are:1) Agreement for compilation of verse as editor for book "Our Canadian Literature"2) Agreement for the book "Robert Norwood"3) Agreement...

MacKintosh, William Archibald

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and W. A. MacKintosh for editorial work. Included in the file are:1) agreement between The Ryerson Press and W. A. MacKintosh for "The Queen's Business Studies" publications2) agree...

MacDonald, Adrian

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Adrian MacDonald regarding the books "A Shakespeare Reader - Julius Caesar" and "A Book of Canadian Biographies".

Dupuy, Pierre J.

File contains an agreement between Pierre J. Dupuy and The Ryerson Press for the book "Octave Cremazie" as part of the "Makers of Canadian Literature" series.

Graham, William Creighton

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and William Creighton Graham for the books "The Meaning of the Cross" and "Education and the New Age".

Callaghan, Francis

File contains an agreement between Francis Callaghan and The Ryerson Press for the book "The Reed and the Cross".

Logan, John Daniel

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and John Daniel Logan regarding the books "Joseph Howe" and "Thomas Chandler Haliburton".

Reaman, George Elmore

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and George Elmore Reaman for the book "A Canadian Citizenship Primer".

Ross, Margaret

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Margaret Ross for the book "Sir George W. Ross: a biographical study".

Garvin, John William

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and John William Garvin for the book "Charles Mair" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Greene, Barnet M.

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Barnet M. Greene for the book "Woman - the Masterpiece".

MacDonald, John Ford

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and John Ford MacDonald regarding the book "William Henry Drummond" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Edgar, Helen M.

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Helen M. Edgar for the book "Dahabeah Days - An Egyptian Winter Holiday".

Cappon, James

File contains agreements between James Cappon and The Ryerson Press for the books "Charles G. D. Roberts" as part of the makers of Canadian literature series, and "Bliss Carmen: A poet's work in relation to the literary current...

Locke, George Herbert

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and George Herbert Locke regarding the book "Builders of the Canadian Commonwealth".

Tenny, W. H. F.

File contains an agreement between W. H. F. Tenny and The Ryerson Press for the book "Songs of the North and other Poems".

Raymond, Ethel T.

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Ethel T. Raymond for the book "Emily Pauline Johnson" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Marion, Seraphin

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Seraphin Marion regarding the book "Abbe H. R. Casgrain" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

12th July 1924

Item consists of photographs from the Orange Order parade on 12 July 1924. The parade was held annually in celebration of "the victory of William III at the Battle of the Boyne" (source: "Historicist: Orangemen and The Glorious Twel...

Farnol, Jeffrey

File contains memorandum of agreements (moa) between The Ryerson Press and Jeffery Farnol. Included are:1) For next novel authored after date of agreement - June 2, 19242) For next novel authored after date of agreement (excluding June 2 novel) - ...

Hale, Katherine [pseudonym]

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Amelia Beers Garvin [Katherine Hale] for several books. Included are:1) agreement between Ryerson, Amelia Garvin and the estate of John W. Garvin for the book "Cap and Bells".2) agre...

Wilson, Richard Albert

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and R. A. Wilson for the books "George Frederick Cameron" in the Makers of Canadian Literature series, and "The Tempest" in the New Readers Shakespeare.

No. 2A Cartridge Hawk-Eye Model B

Item is a box camera with a metal body and leatherette covering. It uses 116 film for 2.5 x 4.25 inch exposures. The camera has a meniscus lens, a single-speed rotary shutter, and two viewfinders.

Wallace, William Stewart

File contains agreements between William Stewart Wallace and The Ryerson Press. They include:1) Agreement for book "Literary Backgrounds: The Lakes"2) Agreement for book "A Dictionary of North American Authors"3) Agreement for...

No. 2 Brownie, model F

Item consists of a No. 2 Brownie model F camera. It is a box roll film camera and one of the first to use "Kodak" 120 film. Manufactured by the Canadian Kodak Co. Ltd. between 1924 and 1935. Picture size 2 1/4 x 3 1/4. Has a meniscus len...

Call, Frank Oliver

File contains 2 agreements between The Ryerson Press and Frank Oliver Call for the books "Blue Homespun" and "Sonnets for Youth".

Barbeau, Charles Marius

File contains agreements between the Ryerson Press and Marius Barbeau. Agreements include:1) Agreement for book: Makers of Canadian Literature "Indian Literature"2) Agreement for book: Canadian Art Series "Henri Julien"; "...

Lanctot, Gustave

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Gustave Lanctot regarding the book " Francois Xavier Garneau" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature. There is correspondence included with the agreement.

O'Hagan, Thomas

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Thomas O'Hagan for the books "With Staff and Scrip" and "Dean Harris".

No. 2 Brownie model F

Item is an aluminum box camera for 5.7 x 8.25 cm (2 1/4" x 3 1/4") exposures on 120 film. This is a variation on previous models, which were leatherette covered cardboard. Simple lens with 3 aperture settings and rotary shutter.

Atherley

Item consists of photographs of a family taken at Atherley. Subjects include water bodies, a canoe, the Samuel de Champlain monument (in present day Orillia and designed by Vernon March), a house, and a cow.

Baker, Ray Palmer

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Ray Palmer Baker for the book "The Literary Backgrounds of the Maritime Provinces" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series. Also in the file is correspondence between s...

Scott, Duncan Campbell

File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press and Duncan Scott Campbell for the books "W. J. Phillips", "Archibald Lampman", and "In the Village of Viger".

Skelton, Isabel

File contains agreements and correspondence regarding Isabel Skelton. There are 2 agreements between Isabel Skelton and The Ryerson Press for the books "The Backwoods Woman" and "A Man Austere: William Bell". Also in the file i...

Ciné Kodak Model BB

Item is a hand-held movie camera produced by Kodak for amateur use. Two-speed shutter could shoot 8 and 16 fps. Anastigmatic lens 25mm f/1.9 - f/16.

d' Arles, Henri

File contains an agreement between Henri d'Arles and The Ryerson Press for the book "Louis Frechette" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Guthrie, Norman Gregor

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Norman Gregor Guthrie for the book "Poems by John Crichton". John Crichton was the name Guthrie wrote under.

Fauteaux, Aegedius

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Aegedius Fauteux for the book "Philippe Aubert de Gaspe" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series of books.

Roy, Joseph Camille

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Joseph Camille Roy for the book "Etienne Parent" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Burpee, Lawrence Johnstone

File contains two agreements between Lawrence Johnstone Burpee and the Ryerson Press for the books "Royal Society Jubilee: Fifty Years Retrospect" and "James De Mille" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Corelli, Marie

File contains two letters from the A. P. Watt Literary Agency to The Ryerson Press in regards to Marie Corelli's "The Secret Power" to be reprinted by The Ryerson Press.

Broadus, Edmund Kemper

File contains an agreement between Edmund Kemper Broadus and The Ryerson Press for the book "Charles Heavysege" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Fleming H. Revell Company

File contains a memorandum of agreement between The Ryerson Press and Fleming H. Revell Company for publication of "Tested Methods for Teachers of Juniors".

Macphail, John Andrew

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Andrew Macphail regarding the book "Norman Duncan" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature Series.

Perry, James Black

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and James Black Perry for the book "Yon Toon O'Mine". Authored under the pseudonym "Logan Weir" the book was a collection of stories heard by Perry while growing up in F...

Jackman, William T.

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and William T. Jackman regarding the book "Economics of Transportation".

Chambers, J. H.

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and J. H. Chambers regarding the book "Jesus Only" by Mrs. L. G. Pearsall Purvis.

Blackburn, Victoria Grace

File contains an agreement between Grace Blackburn and The Ryerson Press for the book "Arthur John Stringer" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature Series.

Drummond, William Henry

File contains correspondence between The Ryerson Press and G. P. Putnam's Sons regarding copyright for the book "The Habitant and other typical poems" by William Henry Drummond.

Brooks, Lillie

File contains an agreement between Lillie A. Brooks and The Ryerson Press for the book "The Land of the Northern Men".

Stead, Robert James Campbell

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Robert Stead regarding the book "Ralph Connor" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature series.

Lawrence, Margaret

File contains an agreement between The Ryerson Press and Margaret Lawrence regarding the book "Albert Durrant Watson" as part of the Makers of Canadian Literature Series.

Wedding

Item consists of photographs taken at the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. McClure in 1925. Subjects include various group photos, a large boat, a Ford Model A, horse carriages, a large drum with the Prince of Wales on it, canoes, and dog carriages.

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