Archives: Vertical Research Files

New Finding Aid website

Trent University Archives is currently in the midst of moving our finding aids to a new platform. During this time, we recommend that you conduct searches in both of our old and new interfaces to make sure you find all of the items relevant to your research.

Search our new site:

Search our old site:

Vertical research files maintained in the Archives include:

  • papers and reports prepared by students in the Haliburton-centered bioregionalism course;
  • research papers of a more general nature by faculty and students, particularly students in applied history classes such as HIST 475;
  • three boxes of vertical files relating to National and Provincial Parks created by Professors Douglas Pimlott and Paul Aird;
  • an extensive collection of books which relate to the organized youth camping movement which may be consulted in the reading room;
  • records and reports relating to the Trent University Nature Areas;
  • Professor John Wadland vertical research files on many topics; files compiled from the early 1970s to early 1990s