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Albert Gravel fonds
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Albert Gravel fonds

  • CA ETRC P064
  • Fonds
  • [195-?]-1960

The fonds contains information on the colonization of the Eastern Townships in the 19th century and source material on Mgr. Gravel's work as a historian. It consists of an album of clippings of his writings; a manuscript; two lectures given before the Eastern Townships Historical Society by Leonard A. Auger and Adolphe Fournier, respectively, and annotated by Mgr. Gravel; and a text written by Mgr. Maurice O'Bready on the Hale family. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Press Clippings (1958), Historical Writings ([195-?]) and Eastern Townships Historical Society (1960).

Gravel, Albert, 1894-1978

Eastern Townships Historical Society

The series contains source material on the history of the St. Francis region from 1960. It contians a copy of, "St. Francis Through 200 Years", written by Leonard A. Auger.

Historical Writings

The series contains source material on the history of the Eastern Townships from the 1950s. It contains handwritten notes about the colonisation of the Eastern Townships from 1800 to 1900.

Newspaper Clippings

The series contains source material on Albert Gravel from 1958. It contains information on the history and settlement of the Eastern Townships. It contains newspaper articles from La Tribune<i/> mostly written by Albert Gravel.

Title is based on contents of series.
The documents are in French.