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Anglican Parish of Bell Island

  • Fonds
  • 1870-2004

Registers of baptism, Marriage, Burial and Confirmations. Also vestry Books, Financial Documents and Minutes of Meetings.

Anglican Parish of Bell Island

John Job collection

  • Collection
  • [1900-1931]

Collection consists of 2 photograph albums created by the Job family, reflecting the Job business ventures, Job family activities, as well as historical events. The geographic area represented by the photographs is almost exclusively Newfoundland and Labrador, with the exception of photographs from the Search for the Franklin expedition in Hudson Bay (1903-04).

Albums include photographs of the Job premises in St. John's, Quidi Vidi, Placentia, L'Anse au Loop, Blanc Sablon, Little Heart's Ease, Bell Island, and Whitbourne. Images include buildings (interior and exterior), wharves,shipping, and the fishery, including marine fishery, sealing and whaling.

Historical events represented in the albums include the royal visit of the Duke of York (1901), the sealers' strike (1902), the unveiling of the war memorial in St. John's (1924) by Field Marshall Haig, and scenes from the Viking Disaster (1931). The photographs also illustrate the economic activity and the cultural landscape in that era.

Job, William John

Monsignor George F. Bartlett fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1897-1956, predominant 1924-1956

The fonds consists of records relating to Rev. Bartlett's life, including baptismal certificate, academic records from Sacred Heart Seminary, correspondence with Bishop Skinner (1953-1956), letters and telegrams of sympathy concerning his death. Fonds also includes newspaper clippings and printed material related to his life and activities.

Bartlett, George F.

Rev. Francis McCullogh fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1852-1893

Fonds consists of records related to Rev. Francis McCullogh and includes baptismal certificate and pastoral appointments. Fonds also includes newspaper clippings and printed material related to his life.

McCullogh, Francis

Rev. Michael P. Morris fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1852-1889, predominant 1875-1889

Fonds consists of records related to Rev. Michael Morris, including baptismal certificate, canonical papers of ordination, academic records, and pastoral appointments. Fonds also includes newspaper clippings and printed material related to his life.

Morris, Michael P.

Rev. Patrick O'Brien fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1859, 1890-1940

Fonds consists of records related to Rev. Patrick O'Brien, including correspondence between Bishop Howley and O'Brien (1885-1913). Fonds also includes newspaper clippings, and printed material related to his life.

O'Brien, Patrick

Rev. Robert Andrew St. John fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1892 predominant, 1917-1983

Fonds consists of records relating to Rev. Robert St. John including, baptismal certificate, semi-annual reports from St. Augustine's seminary, official notice of parish appointments, testimonial letters, correspondence, and a last will and testament of Nora Hughes. Fonds also includes newspaper clippings and printed material related to his life.

St. John, Robert Andrew

St. Edward's Parish (Kelligrews, Newfoundland) fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1951-1989

Fonds consists of correspondence relating to parish building projects, property, and appointments (1954-1984); register listing orphans residing at Villa Nova Orphanage (1889-1890) and parish baptisms (1889-1906) and containing inserts of return of deaths for Kelligrews (1891) and return of births for Bell Island (1895); greeting cards addressed to Archbishops Roche and Skinner (1940, 1951); construction contract (1954); canonical decrees transferring the seat of the parish residence and dismembering the parish (1982); St. Thomas of Villanova church programs (1983-1984); and newspaper clippings relating to parish history (1978-1989). Fonds includes some photocopies

St. Edward's Parish (Kelligrews, N.L. : Catholic)

St. Michael's Parish (Bell Island, Newfoundland) fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1906-1984, predominant 1916-1978

Fonds consists of correspondence relating to parish property, building projects, finances, appointments, and general affairs (1916-1978); records relating to parish property, including mortgages, assignments, leases, and property sketches (1917-1931); architectural drawings of parish buildings (1953-1971); financial statements (1915-1927); addresses to Archbishops Roche and Skinner (1938, 1952); church record book containing notes and clippings on parish history (1982); newspaper clippings (originals and photocopies) relating to parish history (1938-1984); parish bulletins (1957, 1975); and 12 photographs. Fonds includes some photocopies.

St. Michael's Parish (Bell Island, N.L. : Catholic)