Number: Mss 207 (A.05-43)
Title: Morris Block fonds.
Extent: 0.13 m of textual records and other material.
Biographical sketch: Morris Block graduated from the University
of Manitoba with a B.Sc. in 1953 and a B Sc. in Civil Engineering
Custodial history: The fonds was donated to University
of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections by Clara Block in
Scope and content: The fonds consists of an assortment
of documents related to the University of Manitoba Engineering Society,
University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU), Manitoba Medical
College, and Manitoba Agricultural College. The fonds also contains
10 atlas maps of Manitoba and western Canada and colour illustrations
titled “The Funeral of Two Members of the 90th Battalion at
Winnipeg” and “Scenes from An Emigrant’s Life
in Manitoba.” 39 black and white photographs mainly related
to engineering activities are also included in the fonds. Winnipeg
Boys’ Choir concert programs, T. Eaton Co. Anniversary ribbons,
a University of Manitoba Engineers’ felt banner, and University
of Manitoba felt patches are also included.
Source of supplied title: Title based on provenance
of the fonds.
Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this
Accruals: Further accruals to this fonds may be
Finding aid: A printed finding aid is available
in the Archives reading room and an on-line finding aid is available
at the link below: