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Robert Todd Reynolds Fonds

Robert Todd Reynolds Fonds

Physical Description

1 cm of textual records


Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Dr. Robert Todd Reynolds was born February 21, 1812. His mother Thérèse Bouchette des Rivières was widow of the stepson of James McGill. , and graduated from McGill in Medicine and Surgery in 1836. Reynolds died February 25, 1897, at which point he was McGill’s oldest living medical graduate.

Scope and Content

The fonds contains one prescription book of Dr. Robert Todd Reynolds, with some clippings of medical drawings in the back; 3 pages of the Reynolds’ family genealogy record and one page of an article “The Ancestral Roof: Domestic Architecture in Upper Canada” and a photo of the house, indicating the relationship between James McGill des Rivières and the Reynolds family; 4 of R. T. Reynolds’ Diplomas, one from McGill.

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Custodial History

The fonds was a gift from Reynolds family



Source of Supplied Title Proper

Title based on the documents in the fonds.

Retrieval Number




Reynolds, Robert Todd, 1812-1897