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SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
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The Kerr Family fonds consists of the daily record books, letter registers, letter books, and receipts of John William Kerr (1812-1888) and his son, Frederick William Kerr (1852?-1902). John William Kerr (formerly the Secretary of the Wentworth Society for the Protection of Game and Fish) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864, and began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death on May 8,...
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. This letterbook consists chiefly of correspondence with the Deputy Minister of Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended citation: Letter book (carbon), March 2, 1885 to July 16, 1886, Vol 13, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto,...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death on May 8, 1888. This letterbook consists of the letters of John William Kerr's son, Frederick William, who succeeded him as Fisheries Overseer on May 7, 1888. Correspondence in this volume is chiefly with the Deputy Minister of Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended citation:...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, October 17, 1872 to October 7, 1876, Vol 6, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topics: Kerr, John William, 1812-1888, Kerr, Frederick W., d. 1902, Fisheries, Fishes,...
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, John William, 1812-1888; Canada. Deputy Minister of Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. This letterbook consists chiefly of correspondence with the Deputy Minister of Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended citation: Letter book (carbon), July 19, 1886 to September 12, 1887, Vol 14, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives,...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, Frederick William, 1852?-1902; Canada. Deputy Minister of Marine and Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death on May 8, 1888. This letterbook consists of the letters of John William Kerr's son, Frederick William, who succeeded him as Fisheries Overseer on May 7, 1888. Correspondence in this volume is chiefly with the Deputy Minister of Marine and Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, John William, 1812-1888; Canada. Commissioner of Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. This letterbook consists chiefly of correspondence with W.F. Whitaker, Commissioner of Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended citation: Letter book (carbon), November 2, 1882 to January 11, 1884, Vol 11, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
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The fonds consists of one letterbook of correspondence, 1886-1889, principally to Mr. John Tilton, Deputy Minister of Fisheries. Biographical sketch: Samuel Wilmot, pisciculturist, civil servant (born at Belmont Farm, Clarke Township, West Durham, Upper Canada, 22 August 1822; died at Newcastle, Ontario, 17 May 1899). Wilmot was interested in the practice of artificially hatching fish as a means of saving the Lake Ontario salmon and in 1865 established a small hatchery on his farm on Wilmot...
Topic: Fish culture--Canada-sources
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SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, John William, 1812-1888; Canada. Deputy Minister of Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death on May 8, 1888. John William Kerr was succeeded as Fisheries Overseer by his son, Frederick William Kerr (1852?-1902); his entries begin in this letterbook on May 7, 1888. This letterbook consists chiefly of correspondence with the Deputy Minister of Fisheries, Ottawa....
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, Frederick William, 1852?-1902; Canada. Deputy Minister of Marine and Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death on May 8, 1888. This letterbook consists of the letters of John William Kerr's son, Frederick William, who succeeded him as Fisheries Overseer on May 7, 1888. Correspondence in this volume is chiefly with the Deputy Minister of Marine and Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, July 19, 1870 to October 19, 1872, Vol 5, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topics: Kerr, John William, 1812-1888, Kerr, Frederick W., d. 1902, Fisheries, Fishes, SC 39 Kerr Family...
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, June 7, 1868 to July 11, 1870, Vol 4, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topics: Kerr, John William, 1812-1888, Kerr, Frederick W., d. 1902, Fisheries, Fishes,...
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, December 24, 1864 to June 4, 1865, Vol 1, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topics: Kerr, John William, 1812-1888, Kerr, Frederick W., d. 1902, Fisheries, Fishes,...
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, John William, 1812-1888; Canada. Commissioner of Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. This letterbook consists chiefly of correspondence with S.P. Bauser, Commissioner of Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended citation: Letter book (carbon), January 12, 1884 to April 12, 1885, Vol 12, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives,...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, January 23, 1860 to October 10, 1881, Vol 9, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
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An annotated index and introduction to SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds, in the Archives of the Royal Ontario Museum.  Contents: Introduction to the fonds by W.A. Roedde, Archivist (Royal Ontario Museum, 1982)  Biography of John William Kerr by Dr. Robert B. Kerr (1981)  Annotated index by Christine Regier, funded by Dr. H.A. Regier (1975-76)
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, John William, 1812-1888; Wentworth Society for the Protection of Game and Wildlife
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, June 10, 1866 to December 31, 1866, Vol 2, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topics: Kerr, John William, 1812-1888, Kerr, Frederick W., d. 1902, Fisheries, Fishes,...
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, December 31, 1866 to June 13, 1868, Vol 3, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topics: Kerr, John William, 1812-1888, Kerr, Frederick W., d. 1902, Fisheries, Fishes,...
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, May 15, 1876 to October 1, 1877, Vol 7, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
SC 39, The Kerr Family Fonds
by Kerr, John William, 1812-1888; Canada. Commissioner of Fisheries
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John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. This letterbook consists chiefly of correspondence with W.F. Whitaker, Commissioner of Fisheries, Ottawa. Recommended citation: Letter book (carbon), June 9, 1881 to November 1, 1882, Vol 10, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives,...
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources
John William Kerr (1812-1888) was appointed Fisheries Overseer for Upper Canada under the Commissioner of Crown Lands on December 16, 1864. Kerr began to write a diary and make copies of letters which he continued until his death. Recommended citation: Daily record book and letter register, October 8, 1877 to February 2, 1880, Vol 8, The Kerr Family Fonds, SC 39, Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Topic: Fisheries--Ontario--sources