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Collection C0005 - Mennonite history manuscripts and booklets.

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CA ACU SPC C0005

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Mennonite history manuscripts and booklets.

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  • 19--?-1976 (Creation)

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4 items.

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Canadian businessman and amateur historian. Resided in Winnipeg, Man.

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Acquired in 1984.

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File consists of manuscripts of two works tracing the history of Mennonites in Russia and their emigration to North America; and two booklets about Mennonites. Item 1 titled Vor 40 Jahren in Ruszland (136 p.). Item 2, untitled, explores the history of Russian Mennonites, ca. 1870-1950; item includes table of contents and twenty chapters (ca. 1080 p.); first chapter titled Aus der Volkischen Vorgeschichte der ruszlandischen Mennoniten. Items 3 and 4 titled respectively Eichenfeld-Dubowka by Heinrich Toews and Aus Schwerer Zeit by Jakob F. Isaak; both booklets undated.

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Text in German.

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Additional related archival material located at the Mennonite Heritage Centre, Winnipeg, Man.

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Typescript; typescript (mimeograph); printed material.

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2978886

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