George Jehoshaphat Mountain fonds. — 1828-1835. — Photocopied 1964.
5.5 cm of textual records.

Biographical Sketch:

George Jehoshaphat Mountain (1789-1863) graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge, England in 1810 and was ordained deacon in 1812 and priest in 1814.  He was appointed Archdeacon of Lower Canada, 1821 and consecrated a suffragan bishop in 1836, with the title of Bishop of Montreal.  Founder of Bishop’s College, Lennoxville, Quebec and author of several publications.

Custodial History:

Unknown.

Scope and Content:

Fonds consists of Archdeacon Mountain’s bound correspondence (1828-1835) relating to McGill College, Montreal.

Notes:

Reproductions:

Reproduced from originals in the Montreal Diocesan Archives.

Repository:

Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod Archives.

Corporate Names:

McGill College (Montreal, Que.).

Accession numbers: M81-14