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Macdonald Institute

Remembering the Past, Embracing the Future

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Macdonald Institute by James Snell
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The History of Macdonald Institute traces the evolution of a small post-secondary institution specialising in the education of rural Ontario women into a world-respected, co-educational college at the University of Guelph. Built in 1903 with funds from Sir William Macdonald of Montreal, Macdonald Institute focused originally on the teaching of Domestic Science to rural women. 'Mac' has evolved to meet the changing needs of women, the Canadian family and society in general. The Institute evolved into the College of Family and Consumer Studies in 1970 and its legacy is now an integral part of the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences. This book provides valuable insights into the education of women in Ontario in the twentieth century.

Author Biography

James Snell received his PhD from Queen's University and has been a member of the History Department at the University of Guelph for over thirty years. He has previously published books on the Supreme Court of Canada, the history of divorce in twentieth-century Canada, and the history of old age in twentieth-century Canada.
Release date Australia
April 1st, 2003
Author
Country of Publication
Canada
Illustrations
100 Illustrations, unspecified
Imprint
Dundurn Group Ltd
Pages
264
Dimensions
216x248x25
ISBN-13
9781550024456
Product ID
1906479

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