Series S00837 - John D. Harbron's books and published ephemera

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

John D. Harbron's books and published ephemera

General material designation

  • Textual record
  • Sound recording
  • Graphic material

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code


Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • [194-?], 1940-2010 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

ca. 1.6 m of textual records
ca. 550 photographs : b&w and col. ; 20 x30 cm or smaller
ca. 40 photographs : b&w and col. negatives
ca. 300 photographs : b&w and col. slides ; 35 mm
2 compact discs
2 audiocasettes : (30 min.)
1 poster
1 map
18 objects : textiles and pins

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Name of creator


Name of creator


Name of creator

Custodial history

Scope and content

Series contains records related to John D. Harbron as an author of several books: Communist Ships and Shipping (1962), Canada Without Quebec (1977), the Canadians: C.D. Howe (1980), the Longest Battle: the RCN in the Atlantic 1939-1945 (1993), Canadian Yesterday (2001).

A significant portion of records pertain to Trafalgar (1988) and This Is Trudeau (1968). Records include manuscript drafts, correspondence, research, photos, artwork, reviews, and notes on the production, promotion, and reception of the books.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials


Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions



Level of detail


Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2017-08-15 KCP. Created
2018-06-01 KCP. Added updated extent to include 2016 accession.

Language of description

  • English


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres