W. Sinclair Budd fonds
1905-1924, predominant 1914-1922
16 cm of textual records
Sinclair Budd, 1896-?, was the son of William J. and Lizzie Budd. He had two siblings, Gertrude and Cecil. In 1917 Sinclair and Cecil went to army training camp in Toronto. He was able to obtain a military exemption in 1918 and enrolled in Arts at the University of Alberta. He began law school in 1922 and graduated the following year. He articled with Peacock and Skene in 1923-1924.
These records were found in a duplex on Crescent Road formerly occupied by the family of James R. Davidson, a law school friend of Sinclair Budd. The house was bought by Earl D. Campbell and shared by his brother and sister-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. J.D. Campbell, donors.The file at M-155-25 was acquired by the University of Calgary Law Library from an unknown source.
Scope and Content:
The fonds consists of correspondence (1914-1923); receipts; programs, invitations and University of Alberta handbook (1913-1924); stock certificates (1914); class notes and exams (1915-1922); list of U of A students (1917-1918); military service exemption certificate; and miscellany.
RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: James R. Davidson, influenza, Mount Royal Manufacturing Co., Northern Aluminum Co., Pansy Pue, Clara Ward, and Cathrine L. Williams.
Source of Acquisition:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J.D. Campbell, 1979 and University of Calgary Law Library, 2008.
The material is in English.
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(M=manuscript; N&P=photos; R=sound recordings; S=slides; F=films)
M 155, files 1-21 and 25, M 4785