Social activism and religion

Title: Social activism and religion
Dates of Material:
1913–1994, predominant 1970–1994
Extent:
55 cm of textual records
5 photographs
Scope and content

Series consists of records relating to Mary Rowell Jackman’s social activisim and religious activities, 1913–1994. Includes research on and ephemera relating to social and political issues such as foreign aid and the women’s movement; records relating to her involvement with the Order of St. Lazarus; United Church financial records and records relating to projects she helped finance and organize such as the religious festival “Dayspring”; as well as correspondence and ephemera related to her involvement with the Student Christian Movement and the World Student Christian Federation in the 1920s; and other records.

NOTE(S)
Related groups of records

See also Series 3

BOX FILE TITLE YEAR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
2011.02
Box 20
Social issues and politics 
203Canadian Constitution, Legislature, and politics 1982, 1985, 1992, 1993
204Canadian Institute of International Affairs (CIIA) 1978-1979, 1983, 1992
205Communism ephemera 1962, n.d.
206Invitations to political events (attended with father) 1919, 1921, n.d.
207Nuclear disarmament 1977-1978, 1981
208Research on the "Cultural Revolution" and foreign aid ca. 1960
209Various (includes Naramata Centre newsletters) 1975, 1992-1994, n.d.
Women's issues 
2010Canadian Women's Foundation 1987, 1991
2011Ephemera (Women's Liberal Association, Women's College Hospital, The Second Decade newsletter, various) 1975, 1985, 1987, 1991, 1992, n.d.
2012Match International Centre 1991-1992
2013Women's Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) 1989, 1992
2014“Women, Work and Worship”1978-1980, 1982-1983
St. Lazarus 
2015Reunion, Denmark 1974
2016Reunion, Quebec 1976
2017Reunion, Blois, France1978
Box 21
211Chapter General Meeting, Toronto 1980
212Chapter General Meeting, Quebec City 1981
213Chapter General Meeting, Ottawa 1982
214Reunion, Dublin 1982
215Chapter General Meeting, Montreal 1983
216Chapter General Meeting, Washington 1984
217Chapter General Meeting, Edmonton 1984
218Chapter General Meeting, Toronto 1985
219Reunion, Oxford 1986
2110Chapter General Meeting, Quebec 1987
2111Annual Service for Christian Unity 1987
2112Correspondence1976, 1982-1985, 1987
2113Ecumenical Commission 1971, 1975, 1978, 1980-1981
2114Ecumenismn.d.
2115Ephemera1980-1981, 1986, n.d.
2116History1977, n.d.
2117Manualca. 1980s
2118Member lists 1963, 1980, 1982, 1984
2119Member lists 1986-1987
2120Newsletters1979-1987, 1994
2121Photographs
2121.P1Edward Jackman and unidentified men in St. Lazarus robes ca. 1980

Photograph col. 

2121.P2MRJ, HRJ, and Edward Jackman in robes ca. 1980

Photograph col. 

2121.P3HRJ with unidentified others in front of tour bus ca. 1980

Photograph col. 

 

2122Reports1986
Box 22
United Church 
221Bond Street Nursery School 1983-1988
222“Dayspring” ephemera 1972-1975
223“Dayspring” committee plans, agendas, and reports 1972-1973
224Ephemera1957, 1975, 1979, 1984, n.d.
225Newsletters1973-1977
226Programmes1968-1985
227Reports (annual) 1979-1981
228Reports (various) 1971, 1973, 1978
229Trustee meetings and finances 1980-April 1984
2210Trustee meetings and finances May 1984-1987, 1989, 1990
2211The United Church Observer project 1982
Student Christian Movement (SCM)
2212Bible study notes1926-1927

(also unidentified photograph of priests)

Box 23
231Correspondence re appointment to Women's Secretary 1926
232Correspondence re SCM and YWCA 1926-1927
233Correspondence 1976, 1985, 1988-1993
234Ephemera 1988-1993, 1997
Various religion
235Bible notes 1913
236Ephemera 1950, 1968, 1972-1974, 1979-1980, 1984, 1987-1988, 1992-1994, n.d.
237The Society of Friends and Quakerism ephemera 1923, 1925
238World Student Christian Federation Conference, Yugoslavia1926
238.P4MRJ with unidentified others 1926

Photograph b&w 

238.P5MRJ with unidentified others 1926

Photograph b&w 

 

239Woodbrooke
2310World Student Christian Federation (WSCF) ephemera 1980, 1984, 1990, 1993-1995
2311Young Women's Christian Association 1926, 1975, 1991, n.d. 

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