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Monthly Letter Leaflet

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/microforms108
Dates
1888-1889
Format
microfilm
Dates
1888-1889
Format
microfilm
Extent
1 reel
Exposure
negative
Dimensions
16 mm
Biographical Sketch
Monthly Letter Leaflet (1888-1893) was the newsletter of the Church of England's Woman's Auxiliary to Missions. It was renamed The Letter Leaflet when the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society was formed and ran under that title from Feb. 1893 until December 1922. It was followed by the Living Message, 1923 to May 1986, and then the Anglican Magazine, Jan. 1987-Dec. 1991. Volume numbering is continuous
Scope and Content
Microfilm consists of September 1888 to December 1889.
Finding Aids
See Periodicals Database
Related Fonds
Woman's Auxiliary fonds
Corporate Name
Church of England Womans' Auxiliary to Missions
Subject
Anglican Church of Canada. Periodicals
Anglican Church of Canada. Missions
Missionary societies
Title Note
Title continues: issued by the Church of England Womans' Auxiliary to Missions
Originals and Reproductions
GSA has copies of the originals.
Accession Number
Mf 82-3
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Dominion Annual WA Meeting-Sarah Simon, Dorothy Robinson and Helen Gruben (L to R). - September 1962

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/graphics10137
Fonds
Woman's Auxiliary fonds
Material Type
Graphic material
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Fonds Number
007
Fonds
Woman's Auxiliary fonds
Material Type
Graphic material
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photoprint : b&w ; 25.5 x 20.5 cm
Statement of Responsibility
Canadian Churchman
Scope and Content
Photo consists of three women standing together beside a "Diocese of the Arctic" flag. A map covers the wall behind them.
Notes
Taken from the Canadian Churchman, "For the first time a Dominion Annual WA meeting was attnded by an Eskimo and a Loucheux Indian. At right is Mrs. Helen Gruben, of Tuktoyaktuk, NWT, a 29 year-old Eskimo mother of four, who received her education at the Church's Hay River Indian Residential School. At left is Mrs. Sarah Simon, of Whitehorse, Yukon, whose husband, the Rev. James Simon, has recently been raised to the priesthood. Between them Miss Dorothy Robinson, WA missionary at Inuvik, NWT, and president of the WA for the diocese of the Arctic, holds the diocesan WA banner.
Personal Name
Simon, Sarah, 1901-2001
Robinson, Dorothy Lydia, 1916-1998
Gruben, Helen
Accession Number
P8409
Item Number
05
Images
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Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS) fonds. - 1880-1904

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/mss200
Main Entry
Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS)
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
1.14 m of textual records
Fonds Number
006
Fonds
Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS) fonds
Material Type
Multiple media
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
1.14 m of textual records
Administrative History
The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada was formed by Canon XIX of the Provincial Synod of the Ecclesiastical Province of Canada, September, 1883. The books were closed in 1902 when it amalgamated with the Canada Church Missionary Association, into the Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada (MSCC) created by the General Synod in 1902.
Dr. C.H. Mockridge, General Secretary, and J.J. Mason, General Treasurer, were the chief administrative officers of the DFMS until 1893 when the full-time position of Secretary-Treasurer was created, in which Dr. Mockridge served until December 1896. From 1897 to 1901, Canon A. Spencer served as Honorary Secretary. In 1901, Canon Grout took over as acting Secretary to oversee the transfer of the administration of the missions to the MSCC. Mr. C.A. Eliot served the DFMS as Honorary Treasurer, 1897-1902, and continued as Treaurer with the MSCC.
The Woman's Auxliary, formed in Ottawa in April 1885, co-operated with the DFMS. The DFMS supplied funds to a number of missions in several Canadian dioceses and to a number of foreign missionaries, particularly in Japan. At first administration was handled through the British societies, but gradually the Canadian Missions became self-supporting by 1899. Money was raised in a number of annual campaigns: the Epiphany and Ascensiontide Appeals and the Children's Lenten Letter.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of legal records, minutes, correspondence, financial records, and printed materials.
The fonds is arranged in the following series: Series 1: Canons, constitution, and minutes, 1880-1902 Series 2: Records of the Secretary, 1889-1902 Series 3: Records of the Treasurer, 1883-1904 Series 4: Printed Materials, 1883-1903
Related Fonds
Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada (MSCC) fonds
Woman's Auxiliary fonds
Canadian Church Missionary Society fonds
Main Entry
Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS)
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada -- Missions
Accession Number
GS75-102
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