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  • ON00120 023-1-.1-4-.279-21
  • Item
  • April 30, 1942
  • Part of Sudbury Star

One image of a meeting of the Sudbury Women's Advisory Committee to the Wartime Prices and Trade Board at the Nickel Range Hotel in Sudbury, Ontario. Standing in the back, from left to right, are Mrs. T.A. McArthur, Mrs. F. Morrow, Mrs. J.M. Cooper, Mrs. H.E. Lawson, Mrs. L. J. Paulet and Mrs. H. Moses. Seated on a couch in the front row, from left to right, are Mrs. H.J. Cullen, Mrs. R. Fee (Chairman of the Sudbury Women's Advisory) and Mrs. L.E.R. Stephens.


  • ON00120 023-1-.1-4-.286-19
  • Item
  • May 22, 1942
  • Part of Sudbury Star

One image of members of the Sudbury Presbyterial of the Women's Missionary Society of the United Church at their 16th annual meeting, held at St. Andrew's United Church on Larch Street in Sudbury, Ontario. Three men can also be seen standing in the back of the room.


  • ON00120 023-1-.1-6-.423-1
  • Item
  • October 18, 1944
  • Part of Sudbury Star

One image of Caroline Arthur, convener of the Central Women's Auxiliary (W.A.) of the Church of the Epiphany (left), and Mona Evans (centre) presenting a quilt made by the W.A. to Irene Jordan, workroom convenor for the Red Cross Society, which was to be shipped to Europe with other supplies donated to the Red Cross for the war effort.

Aldershot Women's Institute

Scrapbooks containing information about the Women's Institute in Aldershot, Ontario as well as the surrounding area of Flamborough Township (Wentworth County), Nelson Township, and Halton County.

Aldershot Women's Institute

Braemar Women's Institute fonds

  • Item
  • 1907-2017

The fonds consists of following series and relate to history of the Oxford North Women’s Institute:

Series 1: Minutes (1907-2006)
Series 2: Tweedsmuir Scrapbooks (1910-2017)
Series 3: Programmes (1910-2018)
Series 4: Photographs ([before 1920], 2015)

Braemar Women's Institute

Brooksdale Women's Institute and Tweedsmuir fonds

  • Item
  • 1922-2018

The fonds consists of records related to the history and development of the Brookdale Women’s Institute. Additionally, the fonds contains information and records pertaining to the communities in Southern Oxford County.

It is arranged into the following series and subseries:

Series 1: Brooksdale Tweedsmuir Volumes 1-5 (1820-2011)

Series 2: Women’s Institute Miscellaneous (1909, 1918, 1920, 1923-2017)

  • Subseries A – Quilts
  • Subseries B – Programs

Series 3: Scrapbooks (1984-2000)

Series 4: Tweedsmuir History (2001-2017)

  • Subseries A – 2001-2002
  • Subseries B – 2003-2004
  • Subseries C – 2005-2007
  • Subseries D – 2008-2009
  • Subseries E – 2010
  • Subseries F – 2011-2012
  • Subseries G – 2013-2014
  • Subseries H – 2015-2016
  • Subseries I - 2017

Series 5: Brooksdale Minute Books (1922-2018)

Brooksdale Women's Institute, Oxford District, Southern Area

Canadian Federation of University Women, Thunder Bay Chapter fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1932 - 2003

The fonds consists of correspondence, minutes, membership lists, newsletters, photographs and slides, and other various records associated with the activities of the club. Arranged into the following series:

  1. Constitution and Policies
  2. Minutes and Agendas
  3. Reports and Notes
  4. Background Information
  5. Newsletters
  6. Cash Books and Membership Lists
  7. Study Groups
  8. Correspondence
  9. Conferences
  10. Special Projects and Events
  11. Founders Memorial Trust Bursary
  12. Enrichment Nursery School Project
  13. CFUW – National Chapter
  14. CFUW – Ontario Council
  15. Ephemera
  16. Images

Department of Women's Studies fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1988 - 2007

These records relate to the establishment and first years of operation of the Women's Studies program at Lakehead University. After a proposal in 1988, the first classes ran in the 1990-1991 academic year. The program developed quickly, with more courses added and cross-listed, and Women's Studies was granted status as a Department in 2002.

The records, most of which date 1990-1996, include minutes of the Women's Studies Advisory Committee, and correspondence about the program and its courses. Some files also relate to fundraising, and local events and issues.

East Nissouri Jr. Women's Institute fonds

  • Item
  • 1950 - 1955

The fonds consists of records related to the East Nissouri Jr. Institute and include minutes as well as miscellaneous items related to their activities.

East Nissouri Jr. Women's Institute

Fonds Simone Camiré

  • CA ON00402 SC
  • Fonds
  • 1953-2008

The fonds reflects the creator’s involvement in a variety of religious and community activities. The fonds consists of a few photographs, brochures, organizations’ minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings and other.

Camiré, Simone

Grace Patterson Women's Institute fonds

  • Series
  • 1946 - 1989

The fonds consists of records related to the Grace Patterson Women's Institute and include minutes and scrapbooks. The fonds consists of the following series:

Series 1: Minutes
Series 2: Finance
Series 3: Tweedsmuirs and Scrapbooks
Series 4: Programmes
Series 5: Miscellaneous

Grace Patterson Women's Institute

Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter, St. Thomas, fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1981-2013

This fonds contains records pertaining to The Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire (IODE), Centennial Chapter, St. Thomas, Ontario. Records include membership records, meeting minutes and reports, programs and services, and photographs.

Records are organized into the following series:
1) Meeting Minutes and Reports, 1982-1993
2) Membership, 1981-2012
3) Newsletters, 1998-2013
4) Programs and Services, 1995, 2000-2010
5) Photographs, 1981 – 2006
6) Scrapbook, 1981-1995

Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter

Kathleen Bowley fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1943-2008

Fonds is comprised of photographs, letters, speeches, articles, newspaper clippings and historical research notes related to the life of Kathleen Richmond Barclay Bowley. Much of the fonds relates to Bowley’s interest and experience in the Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service and her participation in the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Peterborough Club. Also included are dozens of Barclay family ancestral letters (description to be added at a later date).

Kathleen Bowley

London and Area Council of Women fonds

  • CA ON00353 AFC 158
  • Fonds
  • 1894 - 2007

Fonds consists of records created and acquired by the London and Area Council of Women. Fonds includes operational records such as minutes of meetings, financial records as well as materials that were distributed to members and federated organizations such as newsletters, annual reports and annual directories. Also included are records relating to the political activities of the council such as resolutions, briefs and submissions as well as project files and committee records. Some records document the history of the organization and its milestones and include newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, photographs and archives records. The fonds also includes records that were received by the LACW from its federated organizations, the Provincial Council of Women of Ontario, the National Council of Women of Canada and the International Council of Women.

London and Area Council of Women

Nelson Women's Institute

Scrapbooks and administrative records all pertaining to the formation, history and ongoing operations of the Nelson Women's Institute branch.

Nelson Women's Institute

Northern Woman's Bookstore

  • Fonds
  • 1976 - 2016

Correspondence, business documentation, staff resources, photographs, and Literacy Group documents, kept by Margaret Phillips of the Northern Woman's Bookstore, of Thunder Bay, Ontario. The store opened in 1984 and had locations on Bay St. and Court Street, before having to close its physical location in 2016.

Oxford North District Women’s Institute fonds

  • Item
  • 1914-2008

The fonds consists of following series and relate to history of the Oxford North Women’s Institute:

Series 1: Minutes (1914-2002)
Series 2: Memberships (1918-1931, 1972-1999)
Series 3: Anniversaries (1955, 1965)
Series 4: Miscellaneous (1948-2008)

Tweedsmuir Histories

  • Collection
  • [1897-2004]

Collection predominantly contains oversized scrapbooks compiled by local Aldershot and Nelson branches of the Women's Institute, under the direction of The Federated Women’s Institute of Ontario with a purpose to document village histories. These types of scrapbooks known as Tweedsmuir Histories, were named after the Governor General's wife Lady Tweedsmuir, who encouraged Women’s Institute branches to preserve the history and the changing environments of rural communities. Scrapbooks include newspaper clippings, photographs, letters, maps, as well as handwritten and typed historical accounts. Also included in this collection are administration records for the Nelson Women's Institute.

Federated Women's Institutes of Canada

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