6.5 cm. of textual records.
Charles James Stewart (1775-1837) was educated at All Soul’s College, Wigtonshire, Scotland and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford, England. Ordained deacon in 1798 and priest in 1799. Appointed rector of Orton Longueville, 1798-1807 and travelling missionary in Quebec and Ontario for the Society of the Propagation of the Gospel, 1819-1825. Bishop of Quebec, 1826-1837.
Scope and Content:
Fonds consists of a notebook with writings on natural and modern history, poetry, laws of government and miscellaneous writings. Copies of letters to Bishop Hobart and the Rev. J. Reid.
- Title based on contents of fonds.
Original letters to J. Reid are in the Quebec Diocesan Archives.
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod Archives.