Purple Valley WI Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 5
Publication
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), [1937]-[1964]
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Description
Creator
Purple Valley Women's Institute, Creator
Media Type
Text
Object
Item Type
Scrapbooks
Description
Purple Valley WI Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 5

Compiled between 1937-1951; 1959-1964

Women's Institute and general newspaper clippings from the 1930s

Women's Institute News:
- Bess McDermand, first female Superintendent of the Ontario Women's Institutes
- North Bruce W.I. 27th District Annual: the first meeting Purple Valley WI sent delegates
- Historical research around Purple Valley: paper given at Purple Valley WI meeting
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1930s
- Photos of the Royal Family (King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret)
- Newspaper photos of new presidents of North Bruce District, 1930s
- Cape Croker WI branch entertains North Bruce WI
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1940s
- Anna P. Lewis is made Superintendent of WI
- Fundraising projects undertaken by local WI branches
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1950s
- North Bruce WI 51st anniversary, 1959
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1960s

General News Stories
- WWII; photos of local soldiers sent overseas
- Death notices of soldiers killed in the Second World War
- Political elections
- News about the Royal Family
- Wedding anniversaries
- Death notices
- Royal tour of Canada, 1939
- Relationships between European and Indigenous people in the area
- Marriage announcements
- School for children with cognitive disabilities
Publisher
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Dates
[1937]-[1964]
Subject(s)
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.83339 Longitude: -81.08303
Location of Original
WI Hall
Terms of Use
For commercial use, please contact copyright holder for permission and details
Reproduction Notes
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Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 
552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691
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Purple Valley WI Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 5


Purple Valley WI Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 5

Compiled between 1937-1951; 1959-1964

Women's Institute and general newspaper clippings from the 1930s

Women's Institute News:
- Bess McDermand, first female Superintendent of the Ontario Women's Institutes
- North Bruce W.I. 27th District Annual: the first meeting Purple Valley WI sent delegates
- Historical research around Purple Valley: paper given at Purple Valley WI meeting
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1930s
- Photos of the Royal Family (King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret)
- Newspaper photos of new presidents of North Bruce District, 1930s
- Cape Croker WI branch entertains North Bruce WI
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1940s
- Anna P. Lewis is made Superintendent of WI
- Fundraising projects undertaken by local WI branches
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1950s
- North Bruce WI 51st anniversary, 1959
- Summaries of Purple Valley WI meetings, 1960s

General News Stories
- WWII; photos of local soldiers sent overseas
- Death notices of soldiers killed in the Second World War
- Political elections
- News about the Royal Family
- Wedding anniversaries
- Death notices
- Royal tour of Canada, 1939
- Relationships between European and Indigenous people in the area
- Marriage announcements
- School for children with cognitive disabilities