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Enid and Cecil Swanson, Yukon, [ca. 1913-1915]
Enid and Cecil Swanson, Yukon, [ca. 1913-1915]

Archdeacon Cecil Swanson fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Textual records. -- 1937, 1952-1984
Series 2 Photographs. -- 1913-1980


Series 1 Textual records. -- 1937, 1952-1984
M-7585-1 Get well card to Archdeacon Cecil Swanson. -- n.d.
M-7585-2 Funeral arrangements for Cecil Swanson's funeral. -- 1984
M-7585-3 Newspaper clippings about Cecil Swanson's career. -- 1952-1984
M-7585-4 Sympathy cards to Cecilie Parke on her father's death. -- 1984
M-7585-5 Sympathy cards to Cecilie Parke on her father's death. -- 1984
M-7585-6 Sympathy cards to Cecilie Parke on her father's death. -- 1984
M-7585-7 Guestbook for Cecil Swanson's 81st birthday. -- 1970
M-7585-8 Guestbook for the 60th anniversary of Cecil Swanson's ordination. -- 1973. -- Includes notes for the Archdeacon's sermon on the occasion.
M-7585-9 Guestbook. -- 1982-1983
M-7585-10 Scrapbook. -- 1953-1955. -- Consists of church programs, parish letters and newspaper clippings. -- The scrapbook is in very fragile condition.
M-3308 Letter and envelope carried on an early air mail flight from Whitehorse, Yukon Territory to Edmonton, Alberta. -- 1927
M-3413 Queen's coronation souvenir booklet. -- 1953. -- Cecil Swanson attended the coronation.
M-3848 Manuscript of Cecil Swanson's autobiography, "Days of My Sojourning". -- 1977. -- 150 pages
M-4508 Speech by Cecil Swanson to the Canadian Club, commemorating Dominion Day. -- 1963. -- 8 pages
Series 2 Photographs. -- 1913-1980. -- 109 photographs

Many of these photographs have been scanned. View now.
PA-1888-(1-7) Swanson family and personalities in the Yukon Territory. -- 1913-1918. -- 7 photographs
PA-2922-(1-9) Swanson family. -- [1930s-1970s]. -- 9 photographs
PB-532-1 Archdeacon Swanson and Duncan Cameron at book launch of Days of My Sojourning. -- 1977. -- 1 photograph. -- The book was published by the Glenbow.
NA-521-(1-70) Yukon territory views, including missionary work, the Tahlton people, Little Salmon, Selkirk, Tagish, Carmacks and Carcross. -- 1913-1950, predominant 1913-1918. -- 70 photographs. -- Some are copies of the original prints in PA-1888 above.
NA-5046-(1-25) Swanson family, Anglican clergy, visit of Princess Elizabeth. -- 1913-1972. -- 25 photographs
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