Fonds MSS 446 (A15-63) - Robertt W. Neilly fonds

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Robertt W. Neilly fonds

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CA UMASC MSS 446 (A15-63)

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  • 1972-1981 (Creation)
    Neilly, Robertt W.

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0.03 m of textual records

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Robertt W. Neilly was one of the youngest members of the Toronto Society for Psychical Research (TSPR) and the New Horizons Research Foundation (NHRF) when he joined in 1972 at 19 years old, and he was an active member for at least 9 years. In 1986, he graduated from the National Institute of Broadcasting with a diploma in Radio-TV Broadcasting, and from 1990 until the present [2015], he has taught computing and business writing at the Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology in Toronto, Ontario. In 2006, he graduated from Assist University as a Virtual Assistant. He is currently [2015] the sole proprietor of Words By Delphian, a Toronto-based company that offers business and social media content writing.

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The Survival Research Institute of Canada (SRIC) received the collection from Robertt W. Neilly in 2001, and it was transferred to the University of Manitoba Archives and Special Collections via Walter Meyer zu Erpen (President, SRIC) in 2015.

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This fonds contains photocopies of minutes & correspondence of the Toronto Society for Psychical Research (TSPR) and New Horizons Research Foundation (NHRF), 1972-81 (location of originals unknown; photocopied ca. 2001).

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This collection is arranged according to the organization of the donor's list of items (listed in a letter in the donor file from Robertt Neilly to the Survival Research Institute of Canada (SRIC) describing grouping records into "items").

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Created by Samantha Booth, June 2015.
Revised by Andrea Martin, July 2015.
Quality checked by Mary Grace Golfo-Barcelona on 07 June 2017.

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