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Trotter family
Trotter family fonds. Second accrual. – 1921-1946. – 16 cm of textual records.

Box 15
Series 1
Reginald Trotter’s diaries. – 1921-1932. – 9 cm of textual records. – Title based on content of series.

Diary 1
June 28, 1921-August 31, 1921, written during his year in Stanford , when he travelled to England and Europe. [100 p.]. Report on visit to Bernard Trotter’s grave at Mazingarbe near Arras. Passport of Reginald Trotter issued for the purposes of this trip accompanies this diary.

Diary 2
November 29, 1929-February 25, 1930, Kingston, Ontario. [125 p.].

Diary 3
April 19, 1930-August 30, 1930 aboard the R.M.S. Aurantia. 522 p.

Diary 4
May 6, 1932-August 23, 1932 aboard the R.M.S. Aurantia. 331 p.

Series 2
Marjorie and Frances’ Trotter diary. – 1929. – 1 cm of textual records. –Title based on content of series.

Diary 5
Diary written during a trip to Britain and Europe in 1929. Consists of loose pages in envelope. 215 p. Report of visit to Bernard’s grave at Mazingarbe. Note: there is a binder containing transcriptions of all the above diaries.

Series 3
Printed material. – 1940-1946. – 6 cm of textual records. – Title based on content of the series.

Trotter, Reginald. North America and the War. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs. No. c.7. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1940.

Trotter, Reginald. The British Commonwealth and Empire: A Guide to Reading. Ottawa: Canadian Legion Educational Services, 1944.

Trotter, Marjorie. Forward Through the Ages. The Canadian Council of Churches: Department of Christian Education, 1946.

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