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Walter A. Kenyon Collection
Trent University, Thomas J. Bata Library

Excavations (Archaeology)--Canada; Indians of North America--Canada--Antiquities

This collection was donated by Mrs. Kenyon in 1988.

This collection consists of the personal library collection of Dr. Walter A. Kenyon, a noted Ontario archaeologist and curator of Canadian archaeology at the Royal Ontario Museum for twenty-five years. It is especially strong in material related to archaeological excavations.


675 books and monographs; 72 linear feet of serials and periodicals.

Bibliographic Access
The collection is catalogued in the Library's online catalogue. LC classification is used.

Physical Access
The collection is housed in a special collections area in the Archaeology Centre. It is accessible by appointment only. For further information visit:

Interlibrary Loan: No.

Reprography: Yes, in certain circumstances.

Reference Assistance: Yes.

Publications Describing Collection
None at present.