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121. Schrader, Frank Schrader, Frank This collection consists of 31 photographs taken by Frank Schrader, an American serviceman, when he was stationed at the American armed forces base, Argentia, Newfoundland, during the 1940s. The photographs depict the early days of construction of the base and surrounding area. - COLL-402

122. Sara Mickle correspondence, 1896-1900 Sara Mickle correspondence, 1896-1900 Eight holograph letters from Judge D. W. Prowse, mainly concerning the Cabot Calendar and subsequent calendars which Mickle sought Prowse's help in distributing to Newfoundland bookdealers. Includes comments on the fisheries and Prowse's writings. MF-090

123. Sack, Steve Sack, Steve This fonds is comprised of a single item, a cartoon that appeared in The Minneapolis Star Tribune - (Minneapolis, Minnesota) in 1983. It is a satiric look at Ronald Reagan's "Domino Theory", and - Newfoundland's position in that theory. MF-193

124. S.S. Sagona S.S. Sagona Reports of the daily news from St. John's, Newfoundland recorded verbatim by the radio operator of the SS Sagona, April to July 1938; details of the progress of sealing operations and local shipping reports, mixed with local and international news. MF-167

125. S.H. Parsons Photograph Collection S.H. Parsons Photograph Collection This fonds consists of a photograph album entitled Views of Newfoundland, containing 80 monochrome photographs (78 mounted, 2 loose) taken by Simeon H. Parsons, c. 1890-1900. Several of the photos have title captions followed by the initials "S.H. P." A few have an embossed stamp: "S.H. Parsons, St. John's, NF." A few have pencilled titles naming locations. Most of the photographs are horizontal, but some are vertical views. Coll-343

126. Rusted, Nigel Rusted, Nigel Correspondence, records, working notes, photographs and clippings used in writing of the book "It's devil deep down there: 50 years ago on the M.V. Lady Anderson, a mobile - clinic on the S.W. coast of Newfoundland", the - story of his year's service as medical officer of the MV Lady Anderson on the South Coast. Early drafts, - typescripts and final proofs. Dr. Kenneth Roberts' correspondence relating to the publication - of this book. - COLL-071

127. Russell, Ted and Dora Russell, Ted and Dora The Ted Dora Russell Collection consists literary papers two writers who are very distinct style, yet very related form. Both wrote extensively mass media, Ted mainly radio, Dora mainly newspapers, each tended cross over other's domain time to time. Both were limited by outside constraints. Ted by six minutes available to him on CBC radio, Dora number of column inches available Evening Telegraph each was able to use these restrictions advantageously to produce short, concise literary creations which can stand on their own or easily become part of writer's much larger corpus. Ted Russell is primarily known creator Chronicles Uncle Mose, a six minute CBC radio program which ran Newfoundland 1953 to 1961. author of eight radio plays number short stories newspaper articles. This collection contains copies of 350 of 'Uncle Mose' scripts (some handwritten), handwritten typed drafts copies eight plays, copies other articles mainly reprint form. accompanied number scrapbooks Russell compiled political career, his literary career, his university career. There are also a number of photographs, awards citations,correspondence between Russell's daughter, Elizabeth Miller, various people who helped her researching material for her biography of her father. Dora Russell first women's editor of St. John's newspaper, Evening Telegram. regular reporter proceedings National Convention during 1946 1947, addition her regular responsibilities Women's Editor. This collection contains copies columns "Woman of Week", "The Woman's Angle", "Day by Day", "Spec-tatler", well scrapbooks containing her coverage of National Convention. short stories radio plays. joint collection rare opportunity researchers study career husband wife who pursued similar interests while maintaining their creative independence literary styles. collection also includes two audio tapes, one an interview which Elizabeth Miller conducted J.R. Smallwood father's political career, other a reading of play "To God... Who Gave It". Both have been deposited Memorial University of Newfoundland Folklore Language Archive. COLL-089

128. Ruggles, C.F. Ruggles, C.F. This collection consists, mainly, of photographs taken by Fred Ruggles during the Royal Visit of Princess - Elizabeth and Prince Philip to St. John's, Newfoundland in 1951, the last stop on their tour of Canada. - The visit lasted just 26 hours, from 10:15 a.m. on November 11, Remembrance Day, to 12:15 noon on - November 12, and involved ceremonies at the St. John's waterfront, the St. John's War Memorial, the - Church of England Cathedral, Feildian Grounds and Government House. - Ruggles's photographs - document these activities and the people who were involved in them. There are also several other - photographs, one of which documents the "Visualizer", a machine invented by Ruggles. There are - clippings about Ruggles and a copy of a postage stamp which has an image created from a Ruggles - photograph. This material should be of interest to researchers in the history of photography in - Newfoundland and in the 1951 Royal Visit. COLL-234

129. Rubia, Geraldine Rubia, Geraldine Geraldine Rubia deposited her papers with the Archives and Special Collections in April 1984. These papers were generated during the 1960s and 1970s and reflect the author's involvement in local radio, television and stage productions and her work as a poet, short story writer, columnist and editor. - COLL-050

130. Royal Newfoundland Regiment Royal Newfoundland Regiment This collection consists of copies of photographs taken of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment from 1917 to1918, while the Regiment served in France during World War One. The photographs depict various aspects of the soldiers' daily lives including inspection by senior officers and the awarding of medals to several officers. COLL-314

131. Royal Commission on Canada's Economic Prospects, 1956 Royal Commission on Canada's Economic Prospects, 1956 Briefs and related exhibits submitted to the Royal Commission on Canada's Economic Prospects of which Dr. Gushue was a member. Drafts of preliminary and final reports, studies commissioned and other working papers. President of Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1952-1966, thereafter President Emeritus. COLL-030

132. Rowe, Frederick. Dr. Frederick Rowe Fonds 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 Labrador--History 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 includes extensive constituency correspondence from his years as Member of the House of Assembly for Labrador (1952-1956), White Bay South (1956-1966) and Grand Falls (1966-1971). There is documentation relating to his responsibilities in a number of Cabinet portfolios, including Education, Highways and Finance. The is also material from his years as a Newfoundland member of the Canadian Senate (1971-1987). COLL-077; ASC-EAD0012

133. Rouse, Oliver Rouse, Oliver Genealogical notes on Rouse family, (n.d.), 11 frames; Rouse family papers, (1846-1891), 41 frames; Oliver Rouse diary, (1846-1850), 186 frames. OMF-045

134. Rouleau, Ernest Rouleau, Ernest Typescript of 'A List of the Vascular Plants Recorded from the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador'. MF-211

135. Rorke family Rorke family The Handy Cricket Scoring Book recording matches played at Carbonear between 1908 and 1911; one photograph and three photographic postcards possibly of members of the Rorke family; one photograph of a building in Carbonear, possibly the Anglican schoolhouse. MF-247

136. Rompkey, William Rompkey, William This fonds consists of the political papers of William Rompkey during the 23 years he served as one of Newfoundland's members in the Canadian House of Commons. It includes extensive constituency correspondence, correspondence and other documentation from his years (1980-1984) as a member of the federal Cabinet, his parliamentary secretary's files, some Senate and his correspondence with federal government departments on various issues related to Newfoundland. There are also materials from his various election campaigns. COLL-269

137. Roche, Edward Patrick Roche, Edward Patrick This collection consists of two formal photographic portraits of the Most Reverend Edward Patrick Roche, Roman Catholic Archbishop of St. John's from 1915 to 1950. Both photographs are undated but were probably taken in the 1930s or 1940s. They show two very distinct pictures of both the cleric and the man: one has him, seated, in priestly robes, reading, seemingly oblivious to the camera; the other presents him in a very majestic pose, in archbishop's regalia, posing for the camera, of which he appears to be quite aware. - - COLL-185

138. Roberts, Edward Roberts, Edward In 1986, Edward M. Roberts donated his political papers to Memorial University of Newfoundland for deposit in the Archives and Special Collections. - The papers document Roberts' involvement in political life, mainly in Newfoundland, from 1963 to 1985. They add significantly to the political collections already on - deposit at the Centre, particularly those of Joseph R. Smallwood (in whose Cabinet Roberts served from 1968 to 1972), John C. Crosbie and Dr. Frederick W. Rowe. - - Of particular significance are the political papers for the period 1964 to 1972 when Roberts was closely involved with the Smallwood Administration, first as - Smallwood's Parliamentary Assistant and later as Minister of Public Welfare and Minister of Health. The district files are quite valuable as they cover twenty successive - years of the development of one of the more remote areas of Newfoundland - the White Bay North (later Strait of Belle Isle) District - and provide a rich resource for - students of social and cultural history. The papers relating to Roberts' years as leader of the Liberal Party also complement Smallwood's, as Roberts succeeded - Smallwood as leader. - COLL-078

139. Robert William Facey papers Robert William Facey papers Diary entries, February and March 1892, describing events and listing survivors of the Trinity Bay sealing disaster. Report of the Trinity Bay Relief Committee to the Governor, 1892. Excerpts from the log of the brig Dart, 1873-4. Clippings of the 1892 sealing disaster, 1957, 1966. MF-031

140. Robert John Kent papers Robert John Kent papers Legal documents related to the Kent family: an indenture between John Kent and William Hart Gaden for the purchase of land in St. John's, May 2, 1842; an indenture between John Kent and Robert Roberts Wakeham, administrator for the estate of William Hart Gaden, for the purchase of land in St. John's, September 2, 1842; a handwritten note from W.J. Ward, Secretary of the Water Company, to John Kent, n.d.; Supreme Court decree naming James M Kent as administrator cum testament annexo de bones non of the estate of Roman Catholic Bishop of Newfoundland Michael Anthony Fleming, with a copy of Fleming's will, June 11, 1850, and Kent's acceptance of the appointment; three documents concerning the estate of Jane Bruce Devereux, Waterford, Ireland, 1913. OMF-047
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