Accession UAA-1985-092 - UAA-1985-092

Open original Digital object

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper


General material designation

  • Graphic material
  • Textual record
  • Object

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

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Level of description


Reference code


Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Physical description area

Physical description

0.05 m of textual records, 99 photographs, 3 objects (cups)

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

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Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

(1915 - 1968)

Administrative history

The Canadian Officers' Training Corps (COTC) trained university undergraduates for officer commissions in the Canadian Army reserves. In peacetime, the University of Alberta Contingent offered students military training and a vehicle for fulfilling the University's physical education requirements. It experienced its highest enrollment, however, during the two World Wars. In 1916 it sent a company to the 196th Western Universities (Overseas) Battalion under Commanding Officer H.J. MacLeod, in addition to contributing to other combat and medical units. During World War II the Contingent provided 1200 personnel to active service, 600 on commissions. The COTC was eventually subsumed by the Regular Officersþ Training Program as part of the reorganization of the Canadian Armed Forces.

Custodial history

Scope and content

Record books, scrapbooks and silver cups

Notes area

Physical condition


Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

  • Main
  • map cabinet
  • Oversize
  • Photographs
  • Small Accessions

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access


Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

accession register; index; file inventory

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Related materials



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Control area

Description record identifier

Quasi university

Institution identifier


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Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

DBRACEWELL 7.10.2009

Language of description

Script of description


Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area