Fonds MG 647 - Missionaries in Canada's North: Postcard Collection

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Missionaries in Canada's North: Postcard Collection

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MG 647

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  • ca. early 1900s (Creation)

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31 postcards

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These postcards were purchased by the University of Saskatchewan Archives and Special collections in 2013.

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These postcards from the early 1900’s depict missionary work, aboriginal peoples, and landscapes all across Northern Canada.

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Postcards have been divided into four series:
I. Missions de Péres Oblats en Amérique du nord [Oblate Fathers Missions in North America]
II. Aux Glaces Polaires [The Polar Ice]
III. Missions DÈxtreme-Nord Canadien [Far North Canadian Missions]
IV. Other

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  • French

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MG 644 - Saskatchewan Postcard Collection


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