Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Waterloo College School (Waterloo, Ont.)
The fonds contains church records of St. John's Lutheran Church. These records document the formation and administration of the church, the work of the church, women's groups, youth groups, congregational life, and church history. Church records, including parish registers and official records of baptisms, confirmations, marriages and membership records, may be of particular interests to genealogists.
St. John's Lutheran Church (Waterloo, ON)
The fonds contains proposals, reports, minutes, photographs, promotional material, clippings and publications. The materials document the planning and opening of the Brantford campus; special events held at Laurier Brantford; promotion of the campus and its programs; Laurier Brantford in the press; and campus governance.
This series contains records of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Nova Scotia, and its predecessors.
Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Nova Scotia, United Lutheran Church in America
The fonds consists of historical documents, publications, correspondence, church records, minutes, sermons and addresses, reports, photographs, and other material produced and accumulated by the Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and its predecessors.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Eastern Synod
The collection consists of material about Wilfrid Laurier. Includes publications and correspondence created by Laurier, and material about Laurier.
The Sir Wilfrid Laurier collection contains correspondence, photographs, publications, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, and personal papers authored by, or pertaining to, Sir Wilfrid Laurier (1841-1919).
Series 1 contains correspondence from 1889-1891 between Laurier and Quebec journalist Ulric Barthe (1853-1921), who helped to compile Laurier’s book Wilfrid Laurier à la tribune (Wilfrid Laurier on the Platform) published in 1890.
Series 2 contains personal correspondence from 1878-1917 between Wilfrid Laurier and various people and organizations, including Sir Charles Fitzpatrick (1851-1942), Francis Robert Latchford (1856-1938), the Fergus News-Record, John Wentworth Russell (1879-1959), and Louis Jacob Breithaupt (1855–1939), among others.
Series 3 contains photographs of Sir Wilfrid Laurier. Photographs include framed portraits, the unveiling of Laurier`s statue at Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, Laurier and his wife Zoe, and Laurier at various political rallies.
Series 4 contains various fire and life insurance policies pertaining to Wilfrid and Zoe Laurier.
Series 5 contains programs/announcements and invitations tendered to Wilfrid Laurier by the Toronto Board of Trade in 1897. Included is also an announcement of a solemn requiem high mass in Kitchener following Laurier`s death in 1919.
Series 6 contains broadsides and political pamphlets ranging from 1896 until 1921. These pamphlets and reports pertain to the record of the Liberal government during Laurier’s time as Prime Minister and contain information on finances, the Manitoba School Question, political pointers, the Union government, the “Great Northern Railway,” the Laurier tariff, the Canadian navy, manufacturing, and also contain tributes to Sir Wilfrid Laurier.
Series 7 contains memorabilia relating to Sir Wilfrid Laurier’s political career and includes campaign and convention ribbons, a commemorative medal, decorative plates, and postage stamps.
Series 8 contains various newspaper clippings, articles, and lectures written by or pertaining to Sir Wilfrid Laurier. The Series contains audio cassette tapes of a lecture given by Senator Gratton O’Leary entitled "Wilfrid Laurier as I Knew Him,” which he gave at Wilfrid Laurier University in 1973.
The fonds contains records of the Western Canada Synod of the United Lutheran Church in America. Includes administrative files, records related to the Seminary, and also material documenting the Synod's participation in Lutheran organizations.
The Administrative files include official reports and correspondence, but also the records of Luther League, men's groups, women's groups and students.
Western Canada Synod, United Lutheran Church in America
The fonds contains church records of Reformation Lutheran Church in Kitchener, Ontario. Includes church records, building plans, photographs and other material.
Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Reformation (Kitchener, ON)