The University of Manitoba Telephone Directory and Students’ Handbook, Session [of] 1940-41

$60.00

[University of Manitoba Students’ Union]

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[University of Manitoba Students’ Union]. The University of Manitoba Telephone Directory and Students’ Handbook, Session [of] 1940-41. Winnipeg, Manitoba: University of Manitoba Students’ Union, 1940. 23rd Edition. pp. 168. 12mo., measuring 4.5″ x 6″. Light blue textured card covers bearing the crest of the University of Manitoba to the front cover. Small hole-punch to the upper right corner, and to which is attached a small advertisement held with a string. A fascinating piece of Manitoba ephemera. The booklet comprises of an exhaustive list of names of students, staff, faculty, departments, and which are accompanied with their respective addresses, phone numbers. Replete with many advertisements by sponsoring local business, merchants. Introductory messages from the Dean, various other heads of departments, as well as invitations and introductions by the various heads of student clubs, bus schedules from the Winnipeg Electric Company, and much more. No detectable flaws, contents bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding; fine. Scarce, with no known extant copies available in commerce at time of cataloguing. Not in Peel, BAC/LAC, University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections. Fine. Card Covers. (#1440) $60.00