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William Abraham Anderson fonds
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0.3 m of textual records.
38 photographs: glass plate negatives, b&w
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William Abraham Anderson taught in the Physics Department at the University of Manitoba from 1940 until his death in 1947.
The fonds was donated to University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections in 1984 by the Associate Dean of Science, Dr. Isaacs, via Rose Chabluk.
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The fonds contains 38 glass plate negatives of scientists' portraits, which Professor Anderson used in his classes. They include Archimedes, Galileo, Benjamin Franklin, and Albert Einstein. The fonds also contains Anderson's obituary.
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