Fonds - Robert Kay Gordon fonds

UAA-1973-197 UAA-1975-064

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Robert Kay Gordon fonds

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  • 1909-1968 (Creation)
    Gordon, Robert Kay

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0.37 m of multi media

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(1887 - 1973)

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English scholar, Administrator, 1887-1973. R.K. Gordon joined the University staff in 1913, having graduated from Toronto and Oxford Universities. In 1936 he was appointed head of the Department of English and from 1943-1945 he acted as Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science. The Royal Society of Canada elected him a fellow in 1936. Dr. Gordon published widely in his field of English literature, his great love being Chaucer. He retired from the University in 1950.

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Created by MMCFARLANE 2-1-2008. Updated by XGVIEWS 2-8-2008. Updated by M.Fraser on 15 April 2020.

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