Fonds Mss 294 (A.08-56) - Frederick Brodrick fonds

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Frederick Brodrick fonds

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CA UMASC Mss 294 (A.08-56)

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  • 1922-1933 (Creation)

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0.01 m of textual records.

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Frederick Brodrick was a prominent faculty member of the Manitoba Agricultural College from 1906 to 1937. He was born in St. Catharines, Ontario on February 22, 1879. Frederick received his B.S.A at the Ontario Agriculture College in 1903. He was an expert in horticulture and landscaping as well as a member of Winnipeg's Edwardian social elite. He was involved in multiple community clubs including the Navy League, Prince Rupert's Lodge, Agriculture Institute of Canada and the Winnipeg Horticultural Association.

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The fonds was donated to University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections in 2008.

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The fonds contains several envelopes with loose stamps addressed to members of the Pugh and Wilson families. Also included is Frederick Brodrick’s unbound notebook on landscaping and design, containing both hand-written and type-written pages as well as sketches of landscape planning.

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  • English

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