Mount Saint Vincent University Archives houses the institutional records of Mount Saint Vincent College and University, including faculty and alumnae collections, as well as select community records pertaining to social justice issues.
The Autographed Signed Letters of Eminent Persons series contains individual letters and autographs from literary, political and historical figures worldwide, though they are predominantly British and Canadian. The records consist of full letters, cut-outs of autographs from letters and cards, and manuscripts written by authors and poets. It was divided into three sections by its original creator: autographed signed letters, miscellaneous autograph signatures, and miscellaneous letters and letter fragments.
Thomas O’Hagan was a poet and teacher from Ontario. He studied at the University of Ottawa, Syracuse University, Cornell, Columbia, Chicago, Louvain, Grenoble and Fribourg Universities, and Laval University. He taught in various highschools across Ontario and lectured on literature. He published books of poetry including A Gate of Flowers (1887) and In Dreamland and Other Poems (1893).