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

  • searching the author, title, subject, full description or full text of each document
  • limiting a search to a specific media, eg. notebooks or newspaper clippings
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Search results provide links to page images of each document, including a full description, a text version of the document, and links to related documents, where relevant.


The complete contents of the collection can be viewed, browsing by author, title, or subject.


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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Letter to Dr. Frederick G. Banting 16/08/1922
Letter to Mr. Ted Ryder 27/12/1938
Letter to Dr. Fred 10/11/1922
Letter to Dr. Banting 21/12/1922
Child's letter to Dr. Banting
Letter to Dr. Duncan Graham 27/10/1922
Letter to Dr. Clowes 13/10/1922
Letter to Dr. Clowes 5/10/1922
Copy of letter to Dr. Morton Ryder 10/10/1922
Letter to Dr. Banting 17/10/1922
Chart for James Havens
Chart for Elizabeth Hughes
Chart for Mrs. Charlotte Clarke
Chart for Janet Turnbull
Chart for Ruth Whitehill
Patient records for Leonard Thompson
Photograph of James Havens on skis 02/1924
Photograph of Teddy Ryder ca. 1922
Photograph of Teddy Ryder with his sister Margaret  04/1923
Photograph of Teddy Ryder 01/07/1925
Photograph of Teddy Ryder and his sister Margaret  01/07/1925
Photograph of Janet Turnbull ca. 1923
Formal photograph of Leonard Thompson
Photographs of Mrs. Doyle 19/02/1923
Photograph of Elizabeth Hughes ca. 1923