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James P. Whitney Papers

A description of the collection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Whitney, James Pliny, Sir, 1843-1914.
Title: James P. Whitney Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1896-1904
Quantity: 0.25 linear ft.
Abstract: Canadian member of Parliament. Collection contains correspondence.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Sir James Pliny Whitney (1842 or 1843-1914) was a Canadian attorney and Member of Parliament, and sixth Premier of Ontario from 1905 to 1914.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The James P. Whitney Papers contain correspondence.

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Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.

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Access Restrictions

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Whitney, James Pliny, Sir, 1843-1914.


Prime ministers -- Ontario.


Ontario -- History.
Ontario -- Politics and government.

Genres and Forms




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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

James P. Whitney Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Unspecified, circa 1964.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 31 Oct 2010
Revision history:

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An inventory has not yet been created for this collection. Please contact the Repository listed above for more information.

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