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R.A. Bowie Family Fonds

R.A. Bowie Family Fonds

Physical Description

54 cm of textual records, photographs, negatives and one glass negative



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Robert Arthur Bowie, from Brockville, Ontario, graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University in 1891.

Scope and Content

Fonds contains two diaries for 1917 and 1918, and one address book of Dr. Robert Arthur Bowie during World War I. It includes 29 diaries written by his wife Pearl Blanche Bowie and by his daughter Margaret E. Bowie, from 1916 to 1951. In addition, there are a large number of photographs and negatives.

Finding Aids

Custodial History

Bought from David Ewens Rare Books, 22 April 1999. Old accession number 937.


The documents are in English.

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the fonds

Retrieval Number




Bowie, R.A.
Military Medicine
World War I - Hospitals, Medicine, War Injuries