Fonds 2006.020-LEW - Harrison Flint Lewis

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Harrison Flint Lewis

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1 box of textual records and other material

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Harrison Flint Lewis (1893-1974) was born in Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York and was a graduate of Acadia University in 1917. He was Chief Migratory Bird Officer for Ontario and Quebec from 1920 to 1943 and Chief of the Canadian Wildlife Service from 1947 to 1952. Retiring in 1952, he moved to West Middle Sable in Shelburne County, Nova Scotia. A life-long ornithologist, he served on many local and regional naturalist organizations as well as being a prolific researcher and writer.

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The fonds consists mostly of Lewis’ writings.

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Related records in other institutions: Harrison Flint Lewis papers, 1913-1974, located at Cornell University. Related records in other institutions: Publications and papers located at the Library and Archives Canada and at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia.

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