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Woolsey Family Collection

  • MG 585
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1944

Five original WWII Canadian letters, with content about the destroyer H.M.C.S. Athabaskan, pride in service, the W. R. E. N. s, criticisms of those young men not serving, and duties while in service.

Raymond Yochim Collection

  • MG 586
  • Fonds
  • 1954-2012

Yochim’s collecting ranged over a variety of topics and medium. Often, he would take interest in a specific subject and collect everything from articles and clippings to books on the subject, interleaving the former with the latter. He also gather...

E. Priest fonds

  • MG 587
  • Fonds
  • 1881-1885

This diary spans four eventful years of Ms. Priest’s life, touching on her activities as a teacher, her wedding, holiday trips to England and Wales, and early years homesteading in Canada. Personal and philosophical thoughts are also explored with...

Maude Palmer fonds

  • MG 588
  • Fonds
  • 1924-1933

A number of letters dealing with the management of Mrs. Palmer’s landholdings and agricultural operations there during the early years of the Great Depression.

Robert Finch fonds

  • MG 590
  • Fonds
  • 1901-1956 (inclusive); 1933-1956 (predominant)

Correspondence from British emigrants describing their lives in Canada and concern over the war. The collection includes letters, photographs, negatives, manuscript drawings, maps, greeting cards, news clippings, and one small watercolor.

Clarence White Rife fonds

  • MG 591
  • Fonds
  • 1872, 1910, [ca. 1940s]

This fonds contains Rife’s diary for 1910, the year he decided to lease his homestead and pursue a degree at the University of Saskatchewan. A book owned by his father, George Rife, documents the area of Pennsylvania where Rife family were before...

Jack Quinlan fonds

  • MG 593
  • Fonds
  • nd, 1935-1953 (inclusive); 1938-1944 (predominant).

This fonds contains materials relating to the life of Jack Quinlan. It includes photographs of his years as a student at the University of Saskatchewan, but predominantly reflects his time with the RCAF. It is notable for the letters of condolen...

Joseph and Stella Skwara Farming History fonds

  • MG 596
  • Fonds
  • 1911-2012 (inclusive); 1950-2012 (predominant).

The Skwara farm near Borden, Saskatchewan, has remained in the hands of a single family for over 70 years. The majority of that period – over 60 years – is documented in this fonds. In particular, as farmers such as the Skwaras are self-employed...

Ross Family Autograph Album

  • MG 598
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 187-?] – 1981 (inclusive); [187-?]-1915 (predominant).

This album contains over 360 autographs from prominent individuals of the time, including six Prime Ministers (all those who served between 1878-1911); eight Governors-General; 25 cabinet ministers; and over 100 members of parliament, predominantl...

E.H. Oliver Fonds

  • MG 6
  • Fonds
  • 1870-1935, predominant 1914-1932

This fonds contains correspondence, including that between Dr. and Mrs. Oliver while he was serving overseas as a chaplain during World War I; his diary from travels in Europe between 1908-9; his sermons and prayers, articles, addresses; as well a...

Oliver, Edmund Henry, 1881-1935 (Professor of History)

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