Mary Jordan fonds Help

 

Title 

 

Mary Jordan fonds

 

Dates of Creation 

 

1908-1983

 

Physical Description 

 

ca. 85 cm of textual records
7 volumes
3 photographs

 

Scope and Content 

 

Fonds consists of Mary Jordan's published and unpublished poetry, short stories, plays, novels and television and radio scripts.

Fonds also includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, subject files and other records which relate to R. B. Russell, the Winnipeg General Strike, One Big Union and the Winnipeg Labour Council. (Mary Jordan was R. B. Russell's secretary at One Big Union and was very involved in the labour movement.)

Fonds also includes bound volumes of the "One Big Union Bulletin" from 1920, 1924-1926 and 1929-1931. (These fill in the gaps of bound volumes in the Robert Boyd Russell fonds.)

Fonds also includes three photographs of Mary Jordan.

 

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch 

 

Mary Jordan (1899-1983) was a secretary for One Big Union and Winnipeg Labour Council and a writer of poetry, short stories, novels and history.

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Jordan, Mary

 

Restrictions on Access 

 

There are no restrictions on access to these records.

 

Terms For Use and Reproduction 

 

Researchers are responsible for observing copyright legislation. Permission may be required for any form of publication or exhibition where records are not in the public domain.

 

Custodial History 

 

Records were donated to the Archives of Manitoba by Mary Jordan in 1982, by Havoc Franklin in 1992 and by the Manitoba Labour Education Centre in 1988 and 2001.

 

Related Material 

 

The Archives of Manitoba also holds the Robert Boyd Russell fonds (some records in that fonds were donated by Mary Jordan) and the One Big Union fonds.

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