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    • Cluett, Frances

    • Cluett, Frances, 1883-1969; Royal Newfoundland Regiment; Voluntary Aid Detachment (Great Britain); Correspondence; Nurses; World War, 1914-1918; Prisoners of war--Medical care; Volunteer work in medical care; Belleoram (N.L.)
    • This fonds consists mainly of correspondence written by Frances Cluett home to her mother, Matilda Cluett, in Belleoram, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland. The letters were written while she served as a Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) in Europe during World...
    • Winter, Gordon

    • Newfoundland and Labrador--History--Union with Canada, 1949; Nationalism; Federal-provincial relations--Canada; Terms of Union of Newfoundland with Canada
    • This fonds contains minutes of meetings, reports, financial statements, correspondence, and photographs, related to the negotiations between Canada and Newfoundland that resulted in Newfoundland's entry into the Canadian confederation. It also...
    • Porter, Helen

    • Porter, Helen, 1930-; Authors; St. John's (N.L.)
    • These papers were generated during the years 1960 to 1989 and reflect the author's involvement in community life and her work as a writer of fiction and non-fiction. Through this fonds a researcher can trace the writing career of Helen Porter as...
    • Hubbard, Mina

    • Hubbard, Mina; Hubbard, Leonidas, 1872-1903; Elson, George; Labrador (N.L.)--Discovery and exploration; Explorers; Women explorers; Diaries; Portraits
    • This fonds consists of the personal papers of Mina Hubbard. It includes personal documents (birth certificate and passports); personal correspondence; a diary kept by Leonidas Hubbard, Jr., her husband, on his fatal expedition into the Labrador...
    • Benson, William

    • Benson, William J., 1899-1918; Benson, Irene, b. 1904; World War, 1914-1918; Soldiers--Newfoundland and Labrador; War casualties--France; Correspondence
    • This fonds represents a very small portion of the short life of William J. Benson. It consists of letters home to his sister, Irene Benson, from several of the locations where he was stationed during the last year of World War I; official...
    • Nevitt, Joyce

    • Nevitt, Joyce; Memorial University of Newfoundland. School of Nursing; Nursing--Newfoundland and Labrador; Nurse administrators; Nurses--Photographs; Hospitals--Photographs;
    • This fonds consists of the papers of Joyce Nevitt who was the first director of Memorial University's School of Nursing. A large part of this collection represents her work in organizing the School of Nursing and the establishment of a...
    • Miller, Florence

    • Miller, Florence, 1889-1979; Duder, Edwin F.; United Church of Canada (Topsail, N.L.); Topsail (N.L.); Diaries; Correspondence; Poetry; Greeting cards;
    • The papers of Florence Miller (1889-1979) consist primarily of daily diaries and poetry written by Miller at her home in Topsail, Newfoundland, covering the years 1928 to 1979. In addition there is a large number of short verses that she wrote and...
    • Peyton Family

    • Peyton Family; Law--Newfoundland and Labrador--Sources; Voting registers--Newfoundland and Labrador--Twillingate; Twillingate (N.L.)--Census; Fogo Island (N.L.)--Census; Twillingate Region (N.L.)--Surveys; Aids to navigation--Newfoundland and...
    • This fonds consists of a variety of records concerning the Peyton family which date from 1806-1908 and which include unique historical documents concerning the history of Newfoundland, the Peyton family, and the early settlement of Notre Dame Bay...
    • Lewis, Rev. John

    • Lewis, John, 1788-1866--Diaries; Methodist Church--Clergy--Newfoundland and Labrador;
    • This fonds is comprised of the journals of Reverend John Lewis, a Methodist minister who spent six years (1814-1819) in Newfoundland as an itinerant missionary, stationed in a settlement but with responsibility for a number of other communities in...
    • Tucker, George H.

    • Smallwood, Joseph Roberts, 1900-1991--Political and social views; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Socialism; Correspondence;
    • This small but extremely important collection of letters were written to George H. Tucker during 1924, when Tucker was an employee of Newfoundland Light and Power Company, St. John's. They were written by Joseph R. Smallwood, who was living in New...
    • Tasker, Patrick

    • Tasker, Patrick, 1823-1860--Portraits; Freemasons--Newfoundland and Labrador--Portraits; Photographs;
    • This collection consists of a photograph of Patrick Tasker encased in a tin frame. The photograph was taken in 1859 or 1860 by Archibald Robertson, a photographer who was then operating a studio at 88 Glassford Street, Glasgow, Scotland. Glued to...
    • Wood, Thomas M.

    • Wood, Thomas Martin, 1807-1881; Portraits; Pencil drawing
    • Pencil drawing of Rev. Thomas M. Wood by an unknown artist. The note on the back indicates that it may have been commissioned as a gift by Rev. Benjamin Smith for Wood in the 1840s. As both men were resident in Newfoundland in that decade, it is ...
    • Williamson, Tony

    • Williamson, Tony (H. Anthony); Memorial University of Newfoundland. Extension Service; Labrador Inuit Association; Naskapi-Montagnais Innu Association; Fogo Island Process; Community development--Newfoundland and Labrador; Labrador...
    • The Tony Williamson papers consist of research papers, publications, correspondence, reports, diaries, notebooks, maps, audiotapes, slides and photographs. These papers were generated over a period of almost 50 years, beginning with Williamson's...
    • Booth, Evangeline C.

    • Booth, Evangeline, 1865-1950; Salvation Army--Charities
    • The collection consists of a single item. It is a form letter, typed, on Salvation Army letterhead, dated November 1897, and signed by Evangeline Booth in her capacity as Field Commissioner. The letter demonstrates Booth's and the Salvation Army's...
    • Dickenson, Ethel

    • Dickenson, Ethel, 1880-1918; Photographs
    • This portrait photograph of Ethel Dickenson is a prime example of the work of photographer Elsie Holloway (1882-1971), who founded the Holloway Studio Limited, St. John's, in 1908 and operated it until 1946. Elsie Holloway carried on the tradition...
    • Rowe, Frederick. Dr. Frederick Rowe Fonds

    • Rowe, Frederick William, 1912-1994; Newfoundland. House of Assembly; Canada. Senate; Correspondence; Photographs; Legislators--Newfoundland and Labrador; Politicians--Newfoundland and Labrador; Education--Newfoundland and Labrador; Newfoundland and...
    • Frederick W. Rowe's involvement in the political life of Newfoundland encompasses the first four decades following Confederation with Canada in 1949. He has documented that involvement through the materials contained in this collection. It...
    • Chancey, Margaret Mayo

    • Chancey, Margaret Mayo, 1871-1941; Gower Street Methodist Church (St. John's, N.L.); St. John's (N.L.)--Social life and customs; Diaries
    • This diary was kept by a young woman in her mid-twenties during the year 1897. It contains a brief entry for each day; ordinary events in the life of a young woman living in St. John's as the end of a century approached. She records the weather,...
    • Stirlings Steak House Menu

    • Stirlings Steak House (St. John's, N.L.); Menus; Restaurants--Newfoundland and Labrador
    • Stirlings Steak House was a restaurant located on Baird's Cove, St. John's, Newfoundland during the late 1980s. This dinner menu is a large, folded card with a printed insert containing the food and prices. The cover bears the name of restaurant...

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