Watson Kirkconnell Collection - Special Collections

This collection, the private library of Dr. Watson Kirkconnell, ninth President of Acadia University came to Acadia upon his death in 1977. A Milton scholar and translator of many poetic literatures (Icelandic, Hungarian, Polish, and Ukrainian amongst others), Kirkconnell was a founder of the Humanities Research Council of Canada and the Baptist Federation of Canada. This collection of monographs and serials exemplifies Kirkconnell's broad interests.
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