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A Selection of Gifts to Special Collections from Queen's Alumni

Libary Exhibit, September - October 2001

Presented for Homecoming Weekend, September 2001, this exhibition is one way of saying, .Thank you. to all our donors. It represents only a sampling of the many generous gifts to Queen.s Libraries received from alumni past and present. We acknowledge them with gratitude. Gifts-in-kind and benefactions are vital to the ongoing development and enrichment of our research resources.

The Donors honoured on this occasion are:

  • John Buchan (LLD .36)
    Private Library purchased for Queen.s by Col. R.S. McLaughlin (LLD .46) & Mrs. Adelaide McLaughlin (LLD .51)
  • Helen K. Garrett Memorial Fund
    Established by Dr. Thomas Garrett (Meds .71). Helen Garrett (1946 -1970) was a former employee of Queen.s University Libraries.
  • Thomas Dow Macgillivray (Arts .02, Meds .05)
    Collection donated by George B. Macgillivray (Arts .37)
  • Roland Michener (LLD .58)
    Governor General of Canada (1967-1974)
  • Lorne Pierce (Arts .12, LLD .26)
    Private Library and Edith & Lorne Pierce Endowment
  • Dr. Ronald Burns Ross (Arts .43, MA .45)
  • Dr. Marian Webb (BA .69)
    Botanical Collection
  • Jeannie & Vero Wynne-Edwards Collection
    Donated by Dr. Janet Sorbie (MSc .69) & Hugh Wynne-Edwards (MA .57, PhD .59) & families


Gift display of Alumni donations

Last Updated: 20 April 2012

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