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Letterbook of R.W. Ells [textual record]. 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

0.025 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of a letterbook kept by R.W. Ells of the Geological Survey. Most of the correspondence in this volume relates to the survey work conducted in the Maritime Provinces and Eastern Quebec.

Textual records
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Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

No finding aid

Biography / Administrative history

R.W. (Ralph Wheelock) Ells, (1841-1911) was a Geologist employed by the Geological Survey of Canada between 1872 and 1911. He conducted geological research in the Ottawa Valley, the Maritime Provinces and Eastern Quebec. RG45 General Inventory

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

No further accruals are expected.

Related materials
The field notebooks, compiled by Ells for the years 1873 to 1904, are to be found in RG45,volumes 142, 143, and 144 (see R214-66-3).