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1 BEDFORD, A. G. University of Winnipeg : A History of the Founding Colleges. First Editionin dustjacket.
University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1976, ISBN:0802033180 
BEDFORD, A. G. The University of Winnipeg : A History of the Founding Colleges. Toronto : "Published for the University of Winnipeg by University of Toronto Press", (1976). First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,(2),[3]-479,(1) + 16- page central section of b&w photos. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "In this book, A.G. Bedford, after describing the development of educational facilities in Manitoba in the early nineteenth century, follows Manitoba. Wesley, and United colleges - the founding colleges of the University of Winninpeg - through 100 years to the present day. In his account ofthe work of the administrative boards, of changes in the teaching faculty, and of student life, the author places special emphasis on the problems an d conflicts which characterized the various stages of the institution's growth, and on the lives and ideas of the men and women who contributed to that growth. Of special note are the detailed counts of the Salem Bland dismissal of I917, the Smith case of 1922, and the Crowe dispute of 1958-9. The book contains references to many administrators, teachers, and researchers, including George Bryce, John Mark King. J.W. Sparling, J.H. Riddell, A.R.M.Lower, and Watson Kirkconnell. Included in the appendices is a complete li st, with degrees and dates of service, of all those who sat on the boards, taught in the facululties, or were members of the senates of the collolleges. This list should itself become an importarant reference for the student of Winnipeg history. Anyone who has studied or taught at the University of Winnipeg will find much of intenrest in this book. " from the dj. Chapters : 1. The Establishment and Early Years of Manitoba College ; 2. The Originsof Wesley; 3. Wesley's pre-war period; 4. 'Toba's Golden Period; 5. The Wi der Issues of Pre-war Days; 6.Through the War and After 1914-21 ; 7. Wesley's Greatest Period 1921-38: Faculty Growth and Administrative Difficulties;8. Wesley's Greatest Period 1921-38: Student and Faculty Life in the Ridde ll Era; 9. United College: The First Years and the War 1938-46; 10. United College: The Concluding Graham Years 1946-55; 11. United College: The Coming of Lockhart and the Crowe Case [Wilfred Cornett Lockhart]; 12. United College. The Site Issue and the New Buildings ot the Sixties; 13. United College: Rapid Growth and the Move toward Independence 1959-67 ; 14. The University of Winnipeg.. With appendices, notes, bibliography and index. Very goodin dustjacket. 30.00

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