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Description found in Archives
Series consists of
Series part of
1641, 1703, 1815-1950
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
7 medals mostly bronze.
6 architectural drawings : blueprints, 1 lithograph 71 x 103 cm or smaller.
Language of material
Scope and content
Series contains a wide range of items relating to William Lyon Mackenize King's personal and political activities. Included in the series are programmes, historical document, plaques, honourary degrees addresses, certificates and other memorabilia collected by King. The series also reflects King's interest in historical documents relating to the career of his grandfather William Lyon Mackenzie and in the Royal Tour of 1939. The series contains seven medals commemorating W.L.M. King's 20th anniversary as as leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, 1939; George medal and souvenir lapel stick pin from the 1937 Paris exhibition of the l'U.D.A.S. des anciens combattants (Le Coq Gaulois). Series consists of architectural plans of an unidentified summer house constructed of logs (believed to be one of the buildings at King's estate at Kingsmere, Quebec), and perspecive drawings of a building proposed to be erected on Elgin Street, between Queen and Albert (Ottawa).
Conditions of access
Medals, pin: Must be consulted under clo
se supervision for conservation reasons.
from 1 to 14
from 16 to 36
from 15/1 to 15/19
Textual records: Volume 31 has been withdrawn from circulation. Copies of the material are available in MG26-J15, Vol.14, file 288. Researchers must consult the copies.
Textual records: Volumes 34-36 have been withdrawn from circulation. Researchers must consult the Archivist in the Political Archives Section to obtain access to the material.
Architectural, technical drawings: No restrictions. Credit Library and Archives Canada.
Textual records The finding aid, MSS0502-J15, is arranged by subject and provides a detailed list for most items. Numbers in square brackets [ ] indicate the number of items in each file. Oversize material, vols.16-29 must be ordered by both volume and file number. Items which have been transferred elsewhere are noted in the finding aid. MSS0502 90 (Electronic)
Objects Medal inventory available: Nos. 9282-9288, 10586-10587. (Paper)
Architectural, technical drawings Please consult lower level descriptions. Finding aid consists of an item listing. 1966/354. 90 (Paper)
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