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Archibald the Arctic

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Author
Fleming, Archibald Lang, 1883-1953
Publication Date
c1956
Material Type
Book
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
General Synod Archives
Call Number
BX 5620 F5A3 1956
Author
Fleming, Archibald Lang, 1883-1953
Place
New York NY
Publisher
Appleton-Century-Crofts
Publication Date
c1956
Physical_Description
viii, 399 p. : ill. ; 21.5 x 14 cm.
Material Type
Book
Notes
"[B]y Archibald Lang Fleming, The Flying Bishop".
Includes index.
Contents: Foreword / Elizabeth Lukens Fleming -- The Awakening -- To Baffin Land -- Lake Harbour -- Snow Village -- Famine at Kinguckjuak -- Journeys by Umiak and Kayak -- Pagan Life -- The Grant Episode -- Interlude I -- Return to the Arctic -- Of Myths and Angakoks -- Where No White Man Had Gone -- Farewell to Baffin Land -- Interlude II -- The Rescue of Matto -- Archdeacon of the Arctic -- Epidemic -- Interlude III -- The Flying Bishop -- Hospitals in the Far North -- John Buchan Opens the Door -- Decision at Eskimo Point -- Interlude IV -- Reflections -- Index.
The memoirs of Archibald Fleming, first bishop of the Diocese of the Arctic, 1933-1949.
Subjects
Eskimos - History
Inuit - Missions - Canada
Inuit - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Biography
Anglican Church of Canada. Diocese of the Arctic - History
Missionaries - Anglican Church of Canada - Biography
Missionaries - Canada, Northern - Biography
Hospitals - Canada
Call Number
BX 5620 F5A3 1956
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
General Synod Archives
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Author
Payne, D. Joyce M.
Publication Date
2010
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MM52.7 .P396
Author
Payne, D. Joyce M.
Place
Corner Brook, NL
Publisher
Transcontinental
Publication Date
2010
Physical_Description
181 p.
Material Type
Book
Subjects
Missionaries - Anglican Church of Canada - Biography
Women - Religious education
Women church workers - Anglican Church of Canada - History
Anglican Women's Training College (Toronto, Ont.) - History
ISBN
978-0-9866779-0-8
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MM52.7 .P396
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Letters from India, 1932-1945

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Author
Puxley, Mary, 1912-2003
Publication Date
c2009
Material Type
Book : Paper
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
Call Number
BV 3269 P89A3 2009
Author
Puxley, Mary, 1912-2003
Place
Lockeport NS
Publisher
Community Books
Publication Date
c2009
Physical_Description
208 p., ill. ; 22.8 x 15 cm.
Material Type
Book : Paper
Notes
"[By] Mary Puxley".
"[E]dited by Molly Titus".
A selection of "letters written by Mary [Robertson Sedgwick] to her parents in Toronto, week by week, from the time in 1932 when she, a new bride of 20, and her husband Jimmy [Herbert Lavallin Puxley], stopped over in England to visit his family, through the voyage to India, the first romantic years getting to know people and places in India, the births of three children, the war years, and the return to Canada in 1946. ..... This book is an edited selection from more than 400 of those letters written from India mostly by Mary Puxley, with one or two by Jim Puxley, to their families in Canada and England." -- Intro., 5.
"The letters have been selected and edited by Mary and Jimmy's daughter, Molly Titus". -- back cover.
Jimmy [Herbert Lavallin] went to India as a professor of economics at St. John's College, Agra, India, a position financed by the Church of England Missionary Society. Born into a Presbyterian family, Mary became a member of the Church of England and a missionary with her husband. Jimmy Puxley was ordained a deacon in 1947 in Toronto and a priest in 1948, serving in the dioceses of Toronto and Nova Scotia.
Contents: Introduction / [Molly Titus] -- What Thrills ! -- Lumbering at Sunset, on an Elephant's Back -- Almost in the Water but Dry and Comfortable -- Tiger, Panther, Deer and Bear Abound -- He is Very Good and Comes for Love -- They Have about 3000 Guests -- A Matter of Saving a Child's Life -- A Cruiser in the Harbour -- The Furlough -- A Steady Stream of Visitors from the Villages -- The Shadow of Conscription -- A Proper Cabinet of Indians -- As Convenient and Well-Run as Canada -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Acknowledgements.
Subjects
Puxley, Mary, 1912-2003 - Correspondence
Missions - India
Missionaries - India - Biography
Missionaries - Anglican Church of Canada - Biography
Puxley, Herbert (Herbert Lavallin), 1907-1998
ISBN
978-1-896496-68-9
Call Number
BV 3269 P89A3 2009
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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Letters from India, 1932-1945

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Author
Puxley, Mary, 1912-2003
Publication Date
2009
Material Type
Book
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MT80ea .P88
Author
Puxley, Mary, 1912-2003
Place
Lockeport, NS
Publisher
Community Books
Publication Date
2009
Physical_Description
208 p. : illus.
Material Type
Book
Added Entry
Titus, Molly, ed.
Subjects
Puxley, Mary, 1912-2003 - Correspondence
Missions - India
Missionaries - India - Biography
Missionaries - Anglican Church of Canada - Biography
Puxley, Herbert (Hebert Lavallin), 1907-1998
ISBN
978-1-896496-68-9
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
MT80ea .P88
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