Skip to main content

Canadian Literature

Affiliated Items

Poem, Byng of Vimy

Image
Collection: Poems, 1917-1926
Description: "Written on behalf of the Veterans of the 85th Battalion, Nova Scotia Highlanders, after inspection by Baron Byng at Halifax, August 15, 1923"
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/27
Type: textual record

Poem, "Lads' Laughter"

Image
Collection: Poems, 1917-1926
Description: "A Revery of Vimt Revisited--Recited at the Vimy Commemoration, 85th Re-Union, Halifax, April 9"
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/27
Type: textual record

Poem, "Maude of Bagdad"

Image
Collection: Poems, 1917-1926
Description: "Captured the City of the Caliphs, March 11, 1917"
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/27
Type: textual record

Poem, "Christ's Last Crusader"

Image
Collection: Poems, 1917-1926
Description: "To Field Marshall Viscount Allenby / Invincible Cavalry Commander / Deliverer of Palestine / Specially Written for The Morning Chronicle"
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/27
Type: textual record

Manuscript, The Welfare of Returned Soldiers

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Unknown author.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/143
Type: textual record

Poem, "A Soldier''s Shrines"

Image
Collection: Poems, 1917-1926
Description: "Author's Original MS - Written Overseas"
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/27
Type: textual record

Poem, "Night-Harmonies on Vimy"

Image
Collection: Poems, 1917-1926
Description: "For Remembrance of April 9, 1917"
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/27
Type: textual record

Manuscript, My Brother: A Sketch and An Appreciation of a Nova Scotian Lady [Amy Pennington] Who Wrote One of the World's Great Humanitarian Poems, and the Text

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 90
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/45
Type: textual record

Manuscript, The Architecture of the Province Building, Nova Scotia

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Article for the Morning Chronicle. Annotated. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 80.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/64
Type: textual record

Poems, 1921

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Includes From The Soul's Observatory: Songs of the Spirit at Vesperrise. Annotated press finals. Note: Foshay checklist Box 6, Envelope 52.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/72
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Lecture I The Significance of Nova Scotia in the Literary History of Canada

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 75
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/83
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Exhibition of Canadiana, Halifax, NS

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Being a description by Logan of his own collection. Exclusive to Chronicle. Article, annotated. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 82.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/65
Type: textual record

Manuscript, The Psychology Of Khaki: A New Philosophy of Clothes

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 96
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/46
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Lecture III The Rise of Vaudeville Schools of Canadian Poetry Robert W. Service et al.

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 75
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/85
Type: textual record

Manuscript [19--], Masterpiece of Early Venetian Painter Discovered in Nova Scotia.

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Concerning Bassano, or Jacopo da Ponte. Annotated. Includes article, The Healing Wings of Nova Scotia Evenings, with note for Mr. Crowell. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 88.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/68
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Edward Blackadder: A Poet in Politics

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Article. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 81.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/67
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Lecture II The First Renaissance in Nativistic Canadian Literature: "The Birch Bark" and "Great Lakes" Groups

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 75
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/84
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Lecture VI The Women Poets of Canada as Lyrists of War and of Love

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 76
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/88
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Re-views of the Literary History of Canada

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: A series of essays published in the Canadian Magazine, and based on the Acadia Lectures. Bound. Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 77.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/50
Type: textual record

Poem, Of Pictou Poets: A Treasury of Verse

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Souvenir edition. Annotated. Includes Night Witchery in France. Note: Foshay checklist Box 6, Envelope 44, 45.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/59
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Christ as Poet

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Delivered as a lecture to the Bible Literature students of Acadia, Dec 9. Author MS, annotated. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 78.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/89
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Open Letter to the Lieut-Governor

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Unpublished article on Archibald MacMechan's critique of Songs of the Makers of Canada. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 92
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/48
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Lecture V

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 76
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/87
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Lecture IV Canadian Fictionists: Novelists, Romancers, Idyllists, Animal Depicters, Humorists, and Others

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 76
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/86
Type: textual record

Artist original sketches

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Includes The Little Blue Ghost, The Centenary of St. Mary's Cathedral, 1820-1920, The New Apocalypse, From the Soul's Observatory, and Twilight Litanies. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 97.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/47
Type: textual record

Poems, 1918-1924

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Includes annotated drafts of various poems such as The Spendthrifts and one poem that has been illuminated. Note: Foshay checklist Box 9, Envelope 72.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/20
Type: textual record

Article, The Latest.

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Concerns the Halifax poet, Agnes M. Foley. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 87.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/44
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Canada's Champion Regimental Band: Souvenir Pamphlet

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Booklet was written by Logan while he was a civilian and not part of the Band. Note: Foshay checklist Box 6, Envelope 36. Note: Published copy is located in Special Collections, LOGAN. Note: Images of the Band for the 85th are included in files 109 and 113
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/24
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Is The Verse of Joseph Howe Authentic Poetry? An Essay in the Fallacy Known as "The Argument from Authority"

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: With clipping from Morning Chronicle. Article, annotated. Note: Foshay checklist Box 10, Envelope 86.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/69
Type: textual record

Manuscript, Thomas Chandler Haliburton

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: From the Makers of Canada Literature Series. Biographical. Note: Foshay checklist Box 6, Envelope 39.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/71
Type: textual record

Poem, Nanine: A War Incident in the Souchez Valley, France

Image
Collection: John Daniel Logan
Description: Annotated typescript and handwritten versions. Note: Foshay checklist Box 8, Envelope 58.
Accession Number: 1918.001-JDL/26
Type: textual record

John Daniel Logan

Image
Dates: 1877 to 1926
Collection: Archival Catalogue, John Daniel Logan
Description: Finding aid for the John Daniel Logan fonds.
Type: finding aid