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J. Edgar Rea fonds: Finding Aid (MSS 195 (A.04-18))

J. Edgar Rea Fonds Finding Aid - MSS 195 (A.04-18)

An Inventory of His Papers at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collection

Inventory prepared by Brian Hubner
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections,
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Finding aid encoded by Vladimira Zvonik (2005)
Finding aid converted by Justin Fuhr (July 2016)
Finding aid written in English. 

Revision History

  • July 26, 2005 - MSS 195 converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).

Collection Summary

University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections,
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Ed Rea
Ed Rea fonds
0.125 m of textual material (1 box)
MSS 195

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Biography of Ed Rea

Ed Rea, professor of history at the University of Manitoba, received his B.A. and M.A. at the University of Manitoba and his Ph.D. at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, where he was born and raised. Rea is the author of The Winnipeg General Strike (1973), Parties and Power: An Analysis of Winnipeg City Council 1919-1975 (1976), and other books and has published a large number of professional articles, particularly on western Canadian history and national politics.

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Scope and Contents of the Papers

The third Rea collection MSS 195 contains research material related to the Harry Crowe Affairs (1958/59), and one on the University of Manitoba Land Grant. There are also three student papers in the collection.

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Organization of the Papers

This collection is organized into one series

  • File list

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Restrictions on Access

Restrictions on student papers may apply.

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Custodial History

Donated by estate of Ed Rea, 2004.

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Other Finding Aids

MSS 72, MSS 73

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Detailed Description of the Collection

File list
Box Folder  
1 1 U of M Land Grant
UMFA Minutes,[ 1958-1959 ]
  3 Crowe Case file #1
  4 Crowe Case file #2
  5 Harry Crowe case file #3 (clippings)
  6 Crowe Case Student Papers


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