Samuel Sobieski Nelles Fonds

Series 5: Speeches and addresses

Title

Speeches and addresses

Dates of Creation

1842–1887

Extent

12 cm of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists of speeches and addresses on religion and education, 1842-1887, given at Victoria College as well as other educational institutions, predominantly in Ontario.

Notes

Related Groups of Records within the Same Fonds

See also Series 7.

subjects

  • Speeches, addresses, etc.

Box/File List

Acc. No. Box File Title Dates
1991.197V 8 161 Address. “Character of the Psalmist.” Delivered at the Lima Exhibition. March 31, 1842
8 162 Address at the First Annual Exhibition of Victoria College. “Spirit of Inquiry.” April 20, 1843
8 163 Address. “On Reading the Holy Scriptures.” Toronto. October 13, 1848
8 164 Address. “Preaching and Teaching.” Toronto. October 21, 1848
8 165 Outlines for Missionary Addresses. Toronto. December, 1848
8 166 Address. “Regeneration.” Toronto. January 18, 1849
8 167 Missionary Notes. “Home Allusions.” January 23, 1851
8 168 Address. “Thoughts on the Great Exhibition.” Read Before the Hamilton Merchants' Association. April 14, 1851
8 169 Educational Speech re: Importance of Religion to Education . (Appeal for Endowment) October 27, 1851
8 170 Educational Address re: Importance of Religion to Education.
Plea for Endowment.
November, 1851-October 27, 1851
8 171 Address. “Introductory Remarks to Summer Session.” Victoria College. 1852
8 172 Address to Victoria College Students re: Planning One's Education. October 28, 1853
8 173 Address. “On Love.” Victoria College. February 26, 1854
8 174 Address to Victoria College Students re: Love of Learning and Love of Goodness. Winter Session. 1854-1855
8 175 Missionary Address re: Evangelization of the World. December 31,1855
8 176 Missionary Speech re: Importance of Wesleyan Mission Work to Growth and Prosperity of Canada. January, 1856
8 177 Address. “Have Faith in God.” September, 1856
8 178 Address. “Have Faith in God.”. October, 1856
8 179 Address. “Reasons for Sustaining Victoria College.” November 21, 1856
8 180 College Speech re: Religion and Learning. November, 1857
8 181 Address. “Faith in God.” March 10, 1859
8 182 Address. “Religious Life.” March 10, 1859
8 183 Address. “Religious Sensibility.” March 10, 1859
8 184 Address. “God’s Care Over the World.” Victoria College. July 10, 1859
8 185 Notes for Address to Christian Association re: Importance of Lay Workers. Cobourg. February 11, 1870
8 186 Educational Speech. Montreal General Conference. 1878.
8 187 Address to Teachers’ Convention re: Value of Teacher’s Work. Cobourg. February 28, 1879
8 188 Notebook of Speeches. Address to London Conference re: Christianity. June, 1879.
Address to Kingston Conference re: Education for the Ministry. June 20, 1879.
Address at Educational Meeting. Port Hope. June, 1879.
Address to Cobourg Collegiate Institute re: Use of Going to College. December 12, 1879.
1879
8 189 Watchnight Address. December 31, 1879
8 190 Address re: John Bascom and Epistomology. May 22, 1880
8 191 Address re: Methodist Education. Hamilton. June 3, 1880
8 192 Address for Closing Exercises of Wesleyan Female College. Hamilton. . June 22, 1880
8 193 Notebook of Speeches and Addresses. Educational Speech. Conference of 1880.
Educational Speech. Cobourg Collegiate Institute. December 9, 1881.
Notebook of Speeches and Addresses. Educational Speech. Hamilton General Conference. September, 1882.
Convocation Address. May 17, 1883.
Educational Speech. District Meeting, Campbellford. May 22, 1883.
Educational Speech. London Conference, St. Catherines. June, 1883. Peterborough. June, 1883.
Address at Sunday School Convention. “The Sunday School as an authorized and fruitful field for the working power of the Church.” Cobourg. October 23, 1883.
1880-1883
8 194 Watchnight Address. Cobourg. December 31, 1882
8 195 Address at Opening of Wesleyan Theological School. Montreal. November 16, 1883
8 196 Newspaper Report of Address to Fraternal Delegates re: State of Methodism in Canada. General Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Daily Christian Advocate. . May 20, 1884
8 197 Newspaper Report of Address to Toronto Conference re: Personal Salvation. Toronto Mail. June 16, 1884
8 198 Newspaper Report of Commencement Address re: Past and Future of Victoria College. Toronto Globe. October 3, 1884
8 199 Address of President Nelles at Victoria University Convocation. Cobourg. May 13, 1885
8 200 Draft of Convocation Address. Cobourg. May 4, 1886
8 201 Address Notes. “The Life Eternal.” Mount Forest. December 19, 1886
8 202 Newspaper Report of Farewell Address to Members of Graduating Class re: Life of the Cross. Cobourg World. May 12, 1887
8 203 College Speech re: Need for Methodist University. n.d.
8 204 Newspaper Report of Convocation Address re: State of Higher Education in Ontario. n.d.
8 205 Convocation Address. n.d. n.d.
8 206 Missionary Address. “Conversion of the World.” n.d.
8 207 Missionary Speech. n.d.
8 208 Address re: Christian Education. n.d.
8 209 Address. “The Church and the School.” n.d.
8 210 Address. “Doubting.” n.d.
8 211 Addresses. The Gospel Commandment.
The Power of Example.
n.d.
8 212 Address. “Methodism and Education.” n.d.
8 213 Address. “On Physical Force in Aid of the Gospel.” n.d.
8 214 Address. “Patriotism.” (Victoria and the Need for Christian Education) n.d.
8 215 Address. “Taught of God.” (Intellectual Age) n.d.