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Miscellaneous undated student organization ephemera

This file contains student organization ephemera, including a poster for a screening of "Something beautiful for God" a documentary about Mother Teresa of Calcutta (14 February ca. 1980s); poster for McGill Engineering blood drive (2-5 February); congratulatory handwritten letter from the Sons of Zadok to "The Teacher of Righteousness" (undated); poster or flyer for a teach-in about the Balfour Declaration and the Palestinian Resistance Movement (5 November); poster or flyer with program for South Africa Solidarity Day (13 March); poster for a revolutionary meeting to denounce the racist and anti-communist policies of the Canadian Immigration Department (18 Sept); poster or flyer for a talk organized by the Marxism-Leninism-Mao Tsetung Thought Discussion Group (29 August); flyer promoting FRAP (Front d'action politique) McGill (23-24 September ca. 1969); poster for a conference to depend the rights of the Quebec Nation organized by the Student Circles of the Workers Communist Party (2 April); invitation or ticket for "College Teas" with the names "Mrs. Gould, Miss Gould, Miss De Witt" written on it (3 February 1900, 3 March 1900); flyer opposing visit of Ian Smith to McGill "The New Zimbabwe" organized by the McGill Circle of the Workers Communist Party (1 October); poster advertising McGill Men's Squash Club and Squash Teams (24 September); booklet "The Universal Fee" with information about proposal for a fee levy to support student societies including the McGill Daily, McGill Students Council, and the Union (1911-1913).

Mrs. J.A. Parks Fonds

  • CA OSLER P038
  • Fonds
  • 1856-1888

Fonds contains a casebook by Mrs. J.A. Parks who received training at the Montreal Maternity Hospital from 1 March to 30 May 1888. The fonds includes the casebook, a letter of certification of attendance at lectures and a certified copy of registration of marriage.

Parks, J. A., Mrs.

Madeleine Parent Fonds

  • CA MUA MG4269
  • Fonds
  • 1899-2009

The fonds chiefly documents Madeleine Parent’s activities as a key union organizer and activist in Québec and Ontario, for the United Textile Workers’ Union of America (UTWA), 1943-1952 and Canadian Textile Council (CTC), as well as the Canadian Textile and Chemical Union (CTCU), 1952-1983, through union documents, including minutes, resolutions, collective agreements, financial documents, and correspondence, as well as newspaper clippings, union/labour newsletters, union convention badges and photographs. The records of union activities include handwritten transcripts of the testimony at her seditious conspiracy trial 1947-1948, pamphlets and broadsheets concerning strikes at Dominion Textile in 1952, and Harding Carpets in 1956 as well as a photo album of her trip to China, 1960. The records also to a much lesser extent reflect her activities in the Council of Canadian Unions as well as the Confederation of Canadian Unions (CCU) through records of executive board and congress activities, chiefly 1973-1983 and her notes concerning labour school training sessions, 1977-1981.

The fonds also documents Madeleine Parent’s social and political activism, especially in the years following her retirement from the union in 1983, through correspondence, speeches and lectures, newspaper clippings, minutes, agenda books, 1948-2009, telephone journals, 1990-2005, photographs, as well as audiotapes of interviews and speeches. There are records concerning her involvement in public campaigns concerning such issues as free trade, 1987, de-indexing of family allowances, 1985-1986, freedom of choice/abortion rights, 1986-1987, Charlottetown Accord, 1992 and the human rights case of Mary Pitawanakwat, 1994-1995. Some of these campaigns reflect her involvement in the National Action Committee on the Status of Women.

Also included are documents pertaining to her personal life including family documents, correspondence, biographical information, photographs, and diplomas.

This fonds also contains personal and labour-related writings, including articles, letters to the editor, book reviews, reports on union activities, notes on Canadian history, and correspondence of Kent Rowley, 1942-1975.

Parent, Madeleine, 1918-2012

HMS Wolfe

  • CA MUA RG 10-20
  • Item
  • between 1918 and 1919
  • Part of Ship's Badges

Ship's badge of HMS Wolfe. Topped with a naval crown, the plaque features a red wolf rampant against a white field.

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