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Professional Papers of Individual Engineers Collections

Fonds F-11000 The Robert F. Legget Collection

Scope and Content: 
The collection consists of the papers of Dr. Robert F. Legget assembled for research in writing the book “Handbook of Geology in Civil Engineering” (co-authored with Paul Karrow).  The research records are arranged in Series groups:  general, background by chapter, geographical, topical.  Also included are photographs, drawings, figures, the original manuscript, and copies of the final publication.

This collection was held by Paul Karrow and donated to the University of Ontario Institute of Technology Library Archives through Michel Aubertin, President, Canadian Geotechnical Society.  The original collection was maintained by Paul Karrow.  Ownership was transferred to the Archives effective June 1, 2010. 

Following is a list of PDF files available to view:

  • the Fonds Finding Aid for an overall description of the collection,
  • the Levels of Arrangement presenting a list of topics in which the collection has been arranged,
  • and the Series Finding Aids.

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