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Robert Coutts fonds

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Robert Coutts fonds

Title Notes 


Title based on the name of the creator.

Level of Description 



Dates of Creation 



Physical Description 


3.28 m of textual records and other material

Scope and Content 


This fonds consists of Robert Coutts' personal papers and his Yukon material and includes manuscripts, photographs, rare books, pamphlets, newspapers, maps, a filmstrip, sound recording and ephemera acquired from dealers and other sources throughout the world.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch 


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Coutts, Robert C., 1918-2004

Immediate Source of Acquisition 


The Yukon Archives acquired the material from Robert Coutts from 1978 to 1997.

Restrictions on Access 


Lee papers are fragile. There are glass plate negatives in this collection. Handle with care.



Pamphlets and books have been transferred to the Yukon Archives Library. They have the letter C after the call or location number to indicate they are part of the Coutts collection.

Physical Description Notes 


Includes textual records, 1,186 photographs, maps, books, pamphlets, newspapers, a filmstrip, posters, sound recording, and miscellaneous objects.

Finding Aid 


Finding aid is available. Subject index at the file level is available for the manuscripts.

Caption list is available for the photographs in accession 78/69.
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Caption list is available for the photographs in accession 86/15.
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78/69, 82/358, 83/94, 85/15, 86/15, 97/56

Specific Location 


MSS 77 to MSS 93 (78/69) : Textual records
MSS 268 (78/69) : Textual records
MSS O/S 1 (78/69) : Textual records
MSS O/S 3 (86/15) : Textual records
PHO 45 (82/358) : Photographs
PHO 87 (78/69) : Photographs
PHO 93 to PHO 96 (78/69) : Photographs
PHO 236 (83/94) : Photographs
PHO 259 (86/15) : Photographs
PHO O/S 3 to PHO O/S 6 (86/15) : Photographs
PHO O/S 26 (78/69) : Photographs
PHO O/S 42 (78/69) : Photographs
F-1 (78/69) : Filmstrip
P-72 (78/69) : Poster
P-73 (78/69) : Poster
P-404 (78/69) : Poster
SR 198 (1) (97/56) : Sound recording
M-22 to M-25 (78/69) : Miscellaneous Objects

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