Fonds MSS 482 - Peter Borysowich fonds

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Peter Borysowich fonds

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0.3 m of textual material.

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Peter Borysowich was born May 23, 1915 in Garson, MB to parents Sophia (Klymus) and Michael Borysowich. He had seven siblings. He served in the Second World War and studied Agriculture at the University of Manitoba between 1947 and 1948. He returned to the family farm and farmed there for several years. He passed away on October 23, 2005.

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The fonds was donated by Peter’s sister, Sister Mary Borysowich, Sister Servants of Mary Immaculate, in 2000.

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The fonds consists of study notes, handouts and project plans from the University of Manitoba’s Agriculture Diploma program, correspondence, personal papers, photos, newspaper clippings and agricultural publications.

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No further accruals to this fonds are expected.

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Created by Wendy Prystenski in February 2016.
Entered by Elizabeth-Anne Johnson in February 2016.
Revised by Natalie Vielfaure in May 2018.

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  • English

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