New acquisitions - archives: Highlights

   delegates who attended the 1937 convention

Photograph depicts delegates who attended the 1937 CFBPWC convention in Niagara Falls. On the verso, a list of the women’s names and the caption “I wish we had taken off our hats! And why did we all wear hats the same????”
 (Source : MIKAN 3228504)

Below is a selection of archives that we have recently acquired. These records will be available for consultation once they have been processed and described.

Some of the acquisitions are accruals or additions to existing fonds.

Please see New acquisitions - archives: Complete list to consult the complete listing of all our new archival acquisitions.

Winter 2018

Arthur R. Menzies fonds

(R15615, MIKAN 4871591)

The fonds consists of records documenting the personal life and career of Ambassador Arthur R. Menzies, including Menzies and Skelton family records; personal and professional correspondence; speeches and notes; journals and diaries; photographs and medals. Ambassador Menzies represented Canada in numerous countries and organizations between 1945 and 1984, including Australia, China, NATO and Vietnam.

Canadian Home Builders' Association fonds

(R15956, MIKAN 5013169)

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association fonds (1943 to 2016) includes operational material, case studies and records relating to many innovative projects undertaken by the Association. It also includes the Canadian Manufactured Housing Institute sous-fonds (1953 to 2016).

George Carlyle Marler fonds

(Accrual, R4050, MIKAN 105705)

An accrual to the George Carlyle Marler fonds featuring the drafts, outlines, research notes, correspondence and original photographs used in the creation of Marler’s authoritative works on the Edward VII and George V “Admiral” postage stamp issues.

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