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Xavier College Scrapbook 1951 - 1960

  • Item
  • 1951 - 1960

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years 1951 to 1960 at Xavier Junior College. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include photographs featuring staff and students of Xavier Junior College and St. Francis Xavier University. Textual documents...

Xavier College Scrapbook 1966, 1967, 1968

  • Item
  • 1966 1968

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years 1966 to 1968 at Xavier College. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include photographs featuring staff, students and visitors of Xavier College. Textual documents such as correspondence and programs r...

Xavier College Scrapbook 1968 - 1971

  • Item
  • 1968 - 1971

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years of 1968 to 1971 at Xavier College. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include photographs featuring staff and students of Xavier College and St. Francis Xavier University. Textual documents such as co...

Xavier College Scrapbook 1960 - 1964

  • Item
  • 1960 - 1964

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years 1960 to 1964 at Xavier Junior College. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include photographs featuring staff and students of Xavier Junior College. Textual documents such as correspondence and progra...

College of Cape Breton scrapbook 1977 – 1980

  • Item
  • 1977 - 1980

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years of 1977 – 1980 at the College of Cape Breton. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to the operations and events at the school. A few of the speci...

University College of Cape Breton 1977 – 1984

  • Item
  • 1977 - 1984

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years of 1977 – 1984 at the College of Cape Breton. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to the operation and events at the school. A few of the specif...

College of Cape Breton 1960 – 1977 Scrapbook

  • Item
  • 1960 - 1977

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years of 1960 – 1977 at Xavier College and the College of Cape Breton. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to the operation and events at the school. ...

Donald "Dan Alex" MacDonald fonds

  • MG 6.35
  • Fonds
  • 1969

Fonds consists of 27 songs in Gaelic, two hymns in English and a newspaper account of the MacDonalds' 50th wedding anniversary in 1969. Mr. MacDonald, a farmer from Framboise, composed many Gaelic songs, the most famous of which was "Fai...

MacDonald, Dan Alex

Xavier College Expansion 1971 Scrapbook

  • Item
  • 1971

The item is a scrapbook documenting the expansion of Xavier College in 1971. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as reports and correspondence related to the expansion of Xavier College. A few specific items found in...

Xavier College Scrapbook 1969

  • Item
  • 1969

The item is a scrapbook documenting the year of 1969 at Xavier College. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to operation and events at the school. A few of the specific items found in the sc...

Paruch Family fonds

  • MG 21.26
  • Fonds

Donation consists of Paruch family documents including photographs and textual materials as well as recordings of Johnny Paruch's band.

Lewis Parker

  • MG 15.81
  • Fonds
  • 1984-1986

Fonds consist of letters and sketches regarding the paintings of twelve murals portraying the history of Cape Breton by Mr.Parker. In 1982, Cape Breton University commissioned Parker for the murals and he had great help with their completion by hi...

Parker, Lewis

Punching with Pemberton

  • Newspaper 45
  • File
  • 1960-1965

Punching with Pemberton was a monthly newspaper published in Glace Bay by J. Earle Pemberton from 1960-1965. A single issue costed 25 cents and was sold at various locations in Glace Bay, New Waterford, Reserve, and Sydney.

Jack Silburt

  • MG 15.90
  • Fonds
  • 1940s and 1950s

Fonds consist of thirty-eight sketches of local Cape Breton politicians, sports figures, municipal leaders, U.M.W. workers, local issues, and Canso Causeway and transportation concerns.

Jack Silburt

A. D. MacNeill

  • MG 15.80
  • Fonds
  • 1880 - 1891

Fonds consists of: 1. Biography by John Davis. 2. Poem “Salt Mountain.`` 3. Newspaper article by Mr. MacNeill’s on poetry and health (1885). 4. A collection of his poems entitled “Woodlands & Other Rhymes; The Panorama of the Age.” 5. Memorial...

A. D. MacNeill

Winston "Scotty" Fitzgerald

  • MG 15.79
  • Collection
  • 1887-1983

Collection consists of original and photocopied papers, sheet music, and publications belonging to Winston "Scotty" Fitzgerald. This collection is filed in the rare book cabinet at the Beaton Institute. The following is a numerical list ...

Winston "Scotty" Fitzgerald

Rev. Ronald MacGillivray

  • MG 15.52
  • Fonds
  • 1947

Fonds consists of a draft of manuscript "The County of Antigonish" as revised and updated by C. J. MacGillivray.

Rev. Ronald MacGillivray

University College of Cape Breton Scrapbook 1970's

  • Item
  • 1970 - 1979

University College of Cape Breton Scrapbook 1970’sThe item is a scrapbook documenting the years of the 1970’s at the University College of Cape Breton. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to...

Miss Laurie Stanley

  • MG 15.60
  • Fonds
  • 1979

Miss Stanley, of Sackville, New Brunswick, holds a B.A. from Mount Allison University and an M.A. from Dalhousie University. Fonds consist of her manuscript of "The Well Watered Garden: A Study of Presbyterianism in Cape Breton" in the e...

Debra Meeks

  • MG 15.29
  • Fonds
  • 1978

Debra Meeks, a native of Ontario, collected songs from the Aspy Bay area during the summer of 1978. The Tapes [T-1328] include not only songs but stories and local history.Cassette tapes of folk songs and stories from Aspy Bay, 1978. Transcripts o...

Meeks, Debra

Gaelic Songs

  • MG 6.43
  • Fonds
  • 20th century

Fonds consists of Gaelic poetry, songs, hymns and a letter. Creator is unknown.A. Notebook of handwritten Gaelic songs believed to be the songs of Ewen MacKinnon, otherwise known in Iona as "Bodach a'Bhidse".B. Gaelic translation of...

Rita Joe fonds

  • MG 15.91
  • Fonds
  • 1975-1997

Fonds consists of correspondence; prose, poems, songs, and fragments of works by Rita Joe; personal memorabilia; photographs; clippings; and audio and video cassettes.

Rita Joe

Sid Kerner

  • MG 15.84
  • Fonds
  • 1976

Collection of photographs all taken in 1976 during a trip to Cape Breton. They deal mainly with Cape Breton's rural areas: Dingwall, St. Peters, Baddeck, Neil's Harbour, Ingonish, Bay St. Lawrence, along the Cabot Trail and Sydney depict...

Sid Kerner

Joseph Sherman

  • MG 15.89
  • Fonds
  • 1969-1994

Fonds consist of the following: a) Biographical information (3 p.) copied from book covers and contains list of his publications, anthologies, comments, professional organizations, readings, lectures and workshops. b) Material includes the followi...

Joseph Sherman

Silver Donald Cameron

  • MG 15.88
  • Fonds
  • 1968 - 1995

Fonds consist of official reports, correspondence, newsletters, clippings, some photographs, and personal notes. In organizing the papers respect was strictly followed as the material is listed following Cameron's organization. However, inven...

Silver Donald Cameron

Centre Bras d'Or

  • MG 15.87
  • File
  • 1985-1993

Centre Bras d'Or files have been arranged in the following order:A.File 1 - Centre Bras d'Or By-Laws - Act of Incorporation (Societies Act) 1985-1990File 2 - Act of Incorp. - Amendments, By-LawsFile 3 - Correspondence 1986-1993File 4 - C...

Centre Bras d'Or

The Great Cape Breton Flag Contest

  • MG 15.86
  • Fonds
  • 1993

Fonds consist of the "Great Cape Breton Flag" contest entries. The entries have been compiled in (6) binders #1 to #6. Each binder has the Cape Bretoner Vol. 1, No. 3 March, 1993 ed. on the front cover along with the new flag winner, Vol...

The Great Cape Breton Flag Contest

Harry A. Archibald

  • MG 15.85
  • Fonds
  • 1940s and 1950s

Collection of poems and songs include:1. Local Poems & Old Come-All-Ye-Songs - the shores of Pottles Lake & others; original booklet (52 p.) plus photocopy of same (29 p.) 2. The Caribou written November 16, 1942 (1 p.) and Marjorie M. (1 ...

Harry A. Archibald

Carole M. Chisholm & Rod A. MacKinnon

  • MG 15.82
  • Fonds
  • 1892-1993

Fonds consist of alphabetical listing of various writers pertaining to Cape Breton. and their bio-biography's. Chisholm and MacKinnon undertook this project to justify a course credit.

Interview with Jessie MacKenzie

  • T-2052
  • Item
  • 1982

File consists of an audio recording of an interview with Jessie MacKenzie, East Bay, of her time teaching in Eskasoni.IntroductionBiographical Sketch - born at Piper's CoveAttended school at Benacadie - almost 100 children going from Piper�...

Mary Belle MacNeill fonds

  • MG 15.70
  • Fonds
  • 1915-1970

Fonds consists of a speech that was delivered by Mary Belle MacNeill concerning her nursing career, with particular attention to her time spent nursing during war years.

MacNeill, Mary Belle

Margaret MacPhee

  • MG 15.76
  • Fonds
  • 1912-1997

Fonds consists of correspondence and newspaper clippings:a. Newspaper clipping: Tribute of Margaret MacPhee, August 23, 1980. 1 p.b. Thank you acknowledgement. 1 p.c. Letter from the Gaelic Society. 1 p.d. Testimonial napkin and invitation.e. News...

MacPhee, Margaret

Castle Players Society

  • MG 15.74
  • Fonds
  • 1986

Fonds consists of programs and posters of the Castle Players Society: A. Script for play ``Castle of Steel: The Legend of Moxham’s Castle`` produced at UCCB Playhouse. 1. Manuscript includes a background preamble, production schedule, set and set...

Cape Breton Artists' Association

  • MG 15.73
  • Fonds
  • 1973-1985

Fond include the following: A. Summary of the Cape Breton Artists Association, the President's Annual Report, December, 1985 (3 copies). B. Cape Breton Artists Association exhibit, Beaton Institute, exhibit list with prices. C. Cape Breton Ar...

Kenzie Macneil

  • MG 15.72
  • Fonds
  • 1985-1993

Fonds consist of a scroll from Nova Scotia Premier John Buchanan officially proclaiming Kenzie MacNeil's popular song "The Island" as the anthem for Cape Breton (1985). Fonds also include a copy of MacNeil`s "Boat People,``whi...

Duncan MacKay

  • MG 15.71
  • Fonds
  • 1985

Mr. MacKay is a former alderman of the City of Sydney and an active community worker. His fonds include two papers written by Mr. MacKay, “Bunkering Sydney Harbour between 1934 and 1939” and “A Short History of Trinity United Church.”

Jeremy Akerman

  • MG 15.69
  • Fonds
  • 1981

Fonds include a rough copy of "Black Around the Eyes," a novel about Cape Breton coal miners. See PS 8551 K47 D64 in Cape Breton Library.

Dr. C. Lamont MacMillan

  • MG 15.68
  • Fonds
  • 1975

Fonds consist of the following: part of the original manuscript of Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor`` by Dr. MacMillan. Please referto R 464 M45 for published version of the book.

Dr. Robert L. Murray

  • MG 15.67
  • Fonds
  • 1934

Fonds consist of the following: “The Murray Family” and “Childhood Days on the Bras d’Or Lakes” written by Dr. Murray are a reproduction (typescript) of his recollections of events that took place during 1860-1867 when his father was a general mer...

Alex Storm

  • MG 15.66
  • Fonds
  • 1965

Fonds of consist of a reproduction (photocopy) of Marine diver, Alex Storm: “The History, Search, Discovery and Recovery of the Treasure of the “Chameau” (1725). Note, this Story is not to be used or duplicated without consent in writing from the ...

Clifford Mader

  • MG 15.65
  • Fonds
  • 1984

Fonds consists of a reproduction (photocopy) of the story, “Black Christmas.”

Inverness County Council of the Arts

  • MG 15.64
  • Fonds
  • 1983-1984

The Council was organized to encourage the development, performance and presentation of the creative, visual and performing arts in Inverness County. Fonds consist of the following: constitution (1983) and report submitted to Inverness County Coun...

Daniel Petrie

  • MG 15.63
  • Fonds
  • 1983

Fonds consist of the original screenplay “The Bay Boy” by Daniel Petrie, filmed in Glace Bay. Permission required to use.

Norman Lipschutz

  • MG 15.61
  • Fonds
  • 1966-1983

Norman Lipschutz was born in Poland in 1921 and emigrated to Glace Bay in 1932. Fonds consist of the following: Lipschutz is the author of "The Cape Breton Mirror" and of "Victory Through Darkness and Despair." Records also inc...

Thomas R. “Buddy” MacDonald

  • MG 15.59
  • Fonds
  • 1983

Fonds consist of letter enclosing “Tribute to the North Shore Gaelic Singers” in verse, 1978.

Archie Neil Chisholm

  • MG 15.58
  • Fonds
  • ca. 1936

Fonds consist of 2 p. of photocopies of “Cranberry Song." A poem by Mr. Chisholm, a teacher at Margaree Forks, Inverness County.

W. James MacDonald

  • MG 15.57
  • Fonds
  • 1978

Fonds consist of manuscript of Patterson’s History of Victoria County compiled and edited by Mr. MacDonald of Tarbot, Victoria County. Book published by the College of Cape Breton Press. File: FC 2345, V5, P37, (1978).

Anne Briscoe

  • MG 15.56
  • Fonds
  • 1982

Fonds include the following: 1. Poem “Ode to Mary Jane” (1982-1983). Commentaries on CBC Radio are on Tape #2085 (June 1983) 53 photocopied p. 2. Scripts written and broadcast on CBC in (October 1983 & January-February 1984) 84 photocopied p.

Rev. Charles A. MacDonald

  • MG 15.55
  • Fonds
  • 1982

Fonds consist of the following: photocopy of poem “A Tribute in Memory of Terry Fox” by Rev. Charles A. MacDonald together with a poster advertising the Terry Fox Run

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