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'The origins of self government in Nova Scotia, 1815-36': PhD thesis

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 248

Scope and Contents

A Ph.D. thesis for the University of London, including a map.


  • Creation: 1935


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Biographical / Historical

James Stuart Martell (1912-1946) joined the provincial archives of Nova Scotia in 1935, and was appointed Assistant Provincial Archivist in 1943. He wrote works on Nova Scotia in the nineteenth century.


1 volume(s) (1 volume) : paper

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Former / Other Reference

MSS 64

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 133.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the Imperial Studies Committee, 1946 (probably originally from Professor A.P. Newton).


This collection level description was created by RAS.


Martell, James Stuart, 1912-1946, archivist

Includes index.
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