File 96 - Speeches : university talks.

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Speeches : university talks.

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  • 1959-1978 (Creation)

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2 photographs : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm

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File consists of material relating to speeches and remarks made by Carl A. Pollock at the University of Waterloo (UW) for building and exhibit openings, convocation ceremonies, dinners and luncheons, senate meetings, contests, and other events.

Includes typed copies of Pollock's remarks (some annotated, some carbon copies), ms. notes, event programs (some annotated), approximately 21 pieces of incoming and outgoing correspondence, a UW press release, and two photographs of Pollock with students at an exhibit. File also includes press clippings about Pollock and about the University of Waterloo.

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  • English
  • French

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Includes carbon copy of script for Pollock's introduction of special TV program on UW, "The Future of University of Waterloo", and typed "The Future of Our University" (1976).
Events identified: opening of two design exhibits (Typography '61 and Stainless Steel Design Awards); 1972 groundbreaking for optometry building; 1976, 77, 78 French Contest awards; 1978 Great Debate (was chairman); a 1976 senate meeting; 1976 UW-Industrial advisory council luncheon; a 1972 Board of Directors luncheon; Dr. Fetch's farewell dinner; official opening of optometry building 1974; 1970 installation dinner for Dr. B.C. Matthews; 1969 dinner in honour of D. J.G. Hagey; historical plaque unveiling ceremony 1969; official opening of Math and Computer building 1968.
Press clippings: the June 28, 1972 issue (v. 12, no. 42) of the Gazette (UW) containing a picture of Pollock at the groundbreaking ceremony for the optometry building; and section C of the December 31, 1967 issue of the Saginaw News, consisting of a lengthy article about UW.

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