The collection includes page images, descriptions and full digital text of more than a thousand documents. Search options include:

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In addition to the core collection, the following are available:

  • Banting's scrapbooks - page images of three scrapbooks, compiled by FG Banting, documenting his career and personal life. Selected items in the scrapbooks have also been individually described and included in the core collection. These items are listed on each scrapbook page.
  • Descriptions of the archival collections - The materials for this digital collection were selected from several archival collections, at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and elsewhere. Descriptions of each archival collection, its source, and the digital materials selected, are provided.
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Notes dated June 9 from loose leaf notebook 1920/21
Notes dated June 14 from loose leaf notebook 1920/21
Telegram to J J R Macleod 23/02/1923
Letter to Dr. Macleod 1/03/1923
Letter to Prof. J. J. R. Macleod 19/11/1921
Letter to Doctor Macleod 15/06/1922
Letter to Professor J. J. R. Macleod 24/07/1922
Letter to Professor J. J. R. Macleod 18/07/[1922]
Letter to Dr. Duncan Graham 18/08/1922
Letter to Professor Macleod 20/09/1922
Letter to Prof. Macleod 12/10/1922
Letter to Macleod 20/11/1922
Letter to Macleod 20/11/1922
Letter to Professor J. J. R. Macleod 26/04/1923
Letter to Dr. J. J. R. Macleod 5/05/1923
Letter to Dr. F. G. Banting 14/12/1920
F. G. Banting's draft of letter to J.J.R. Macleod 09/08/1921
C. H. Best's draft of letter to J. J. R. Macleod 09/08/1921
Letter to Professor J. J. R. Macleod 27/09/1922
Letter to Dr. Clowes 20/10/1922