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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
  • choosing the order of the search results list
  • viewing thumbnail document images in search results

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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Photograph of Fred and Thompson Banting
Photograph of F. G. Banting writing at his desk ca. 1926
Photograph of F. G. Banting with white dog
Photograph of Jackson and Banting on the S. S. Boethic
Photograph of C. H. Best and F. G. Banting ca. 1924
Photograph of F. B. Allan
Photograph of Andrew Hunter
Photograph of F. G. Banting holding a rabbit
Photograph of F. G. Banting
Photograph of D. A. Scott
Photograph of Beaumont S. Cornell
Photograph of C. H. Best ca. 1929
Photograph of Velyien Henderson
Photograph of the home of Mrs. W. T. Banting
Photograph of high school building in Alliston, Ont.
Photograph of F. G. Banting and Marion Robertson on their wedding day
Photograph of Marion Robertson in nurse's uniform
Photograph of F. G. and Bill Banting
Photograph of F. G. Banting 1925
Photograph of F. G. Banting's Sunday school class
Photograph of Teddy Ryder
Photograph of Teddy Ryder
Photograph of Elsie Needham
Photograph of F. G. Banting as a young man
Photograph of Teddy and Margaret Ryder