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Browsing items in: Doukhobor Collection of James Mavor

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    • Letter from Mavor to Smart

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    • 21' in Mavor's hand at top of the page. Original typed title was 'Mr. Smart to Professor Mavor', corrected title in manuscript -- 'Professor Mavor to Smart'. Text of the letter not included.
    • 9/16/1898
    • Dukhobor men standing in front of farm machinery

    • Agricultural machinery--Dukhobors--Canada--Photographs
    • An original photograph depicting Dukhobor men standing in the field in front of their farm machinery. Stamped 'The Christian Community of Universal Brotherhood, Ltd.'
    • unknown
    • The crops and livestock

    • Agriculture--Economic Aspects--Canada, Western
    • A newspaper article analyzing production and export of the crops and livestock in Canada's Prairie Provinces and commenting on the general condition of business there.
    • 1/1/1899
    • Letter from Archer to Mavor

    • Archer, Herbert P.--Voyages and travels--Canada; Mavor, James, 1854-1925
    • Handwritten letter from H.Archer to Mavor, in Archer's hand on Beaver Line of Steamers letterhead. Archer is approaching Quebec and Montreal and plans to visit Mavor in Toronto in a couple of days. Archer also notes that his Russian friend Joseph...
    • 9/23/1902
    • Patent incorporating The Christian Community of Universal Brotherhood, Limited

    • Business enterprises--Patents; Letters patent--Canada; Dukhobors--Canada
    • Typed transcript (carbon copy) of the patent incorporating The Christian Community of Universal Brotherhood, Limited on the printed form of the Department of the Secretary of State of Canada. Approved by Hon. Esioff Leon Patenaude, Secretary of...
    • 4/25/1917
    • Letter from Mavor to Smart

    • Canada -- Dept. of the Interior; Dukhobor settlements -- Canada, Western; Society of Friends -- Relations -- Dukhobors; Quakers -- England; Smart, James Allan, 1858
    • Typed transcript (carbon copy) of a letter to Smart expressing Mavor's concerns with rising numbers of the Dukhobors who ask for permission to immigrate to Canada. Mavor suggests that the Canadian Government should not be induced by the English...
    • 10/19/1898
    • Letter from Mavor to Smart

    • Canada -- Dept. of the Interior; Dukhobor settlements -- Canada, Western; Society of Friends -- Relations -- Dukhobors; Quakers -- England; Smart, James Allan, 1858-
    • Typed transcript with corrections in Mavor's hand. Another version of Mavor_t_0037 (probably a first draft of the letter). For description please see notes for item Mavor_t_0037.
    • 10/19/1898
    • Letter from Mavor to Smart

    • Canada -- Dept. of the Interior; Dukhobors -- Emigration and immigration -- Canada; Collective settlements -- Canada; Smart, James Allan, 1858-
    • 19' in Mavor's hand at top of the page. Typed transcript (carbon copy). A follow up to Mavor's letter to Mr. Sifton asking the Deputy Minister James A. Smart to satisfy Dukhobors' specific requests regarding their settlement and immigration to...
    • 9/8/1898
    • Letter from Barwick to Mavor

    • Canada -- Dept. of the Interior; Dukhobors -- Emigration and immigration -- Canada; Mavor, James, 1854-1925
    • 17' in Mavor's hand at top of the page. Typed transcript (carbon copy). Another version of Mavor_t_0018. For description please see notes for Mavor_t_0018.
    • 9/6/1898
    • Letter from Barwick to Mavor

    • Canada -- Dept. of the Interior; Dukhobors -- Emigration and immigration -- Canada; Mavor, James, 1854-1925
    • 17' in Mavor's hand at top of the page. Typed transcript (carbon copy). Barwick encloses a letter from James A. Smart, the Deputy Minister of the Interior, outlining that the Deputy Minister will look into the matter of Dukhobors immigration to...
    • 9/6/1898
    • Letter from Sifton to Mavor

    • Canada -- Dept. of the Interior; Dukhobors -- Government policy -- Canada; Dukhobors settlements -- Canada, Western; Mavor, James, 1854-1925
    • 26' in Mavor's hand at top of the page. Typed transcript (carbon copy). A reply to Mavor's letter of July 26, 1898 confirming that Sifton will help the Dukhobors to settle in Canada (North-West Territories).
    • 9/22/1898
    • Foreigners in the west

    • Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- History; Land settlement--Canada--Prairie Povinces
    • A newspaper article describing various groups of foreing settlers (Ukrainian, Hungarian, German, French and the Mennonites) in Canada's western provinces.
    • 1/1/1899

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