Records relating to family

Title: Records relating to family
Dates of Material:
25 cm of textual records
Scope and content

Subseries consists of records relating to Mary Rowell Jackman’s family, 1904–1994. Includes personal diaries, curriculum vitae and autobiographical notes, records relating to births, weddings, and deaths, such as condolence letters written to Mary after the deaths of her parents and husband; as well as a substantial amount of newspaper clippings and other ephemera featuring family members' political involvment, especially following Harry Jackman and Hal Jackman’s careers; and other records. Includes records relating to MRJ’s awards and speeches, such as records relating to being awarded the Diefenbaker Award, 1985, records relating to the opening of the Mary and Harry Jackman Gallery, 1989, and records relating to other awards and speeches.

Related groups of records

See also Series 1

2011.02, Box 16
Mary Rowell Jackman 
1610Ephemera 1925, 1979, 1980s, 1992, n.d.
1611Curriculum Vitae and autobiographical notes 1979, n.d.
1612Birth 1904
1613Coming Out Party 1922
1614Wedding 1930
1615Death (condolence letters) 1994
1616Obituary and funeral 1994
1617Edward Jackman ephemera 1971, 1975, n.d.
1618Frederick Jackman speeches 1985
1619Hal Jackman's career 1962, 1974, 1978, 1981, 1981-1994, 1997
1620Harry Jackman's career 1949, 1959, n.d.
1621Harry Jackman's House of Commons speeches 1940-1943, 1946
1622Harry Jackman's death 1979
2011.02, Box 17
171Nancy Ruth (Jackman) ephemera 1976, 1983, 1989-1990, 1993-1996
172Nancy Ruth's birth 1942
173Frederick Rowell ephemera 1972, 1985, 1996, n.d.
174Langford Rowell's death (condolence letters) 1923
175Nellie Langford Rowell ephemera 1911
176Nellie Langford Rowell's death 1968
177Newton Wesley Rowell biography (Margaret Prang corres. in series 1) 1942, 1975-1976
178Newton Wesley Rowell's career 1912-1941
179Newton Wesley Rowell's retirement 1938
1710Newton Wesley Rowell's death (condolence letters) 1941
1711Newton Wesley Rowell's obituary and funeral 1941
1712Various family ephemera 
2011.02, Box 37
Mary Rowell Jackman 
378Diary written at age 9 and handmade Christmas book 1913
379“Summer 1922” diary and 1926-1930 diary1922, 1926-1930
3712Essay “‘H.R.J’ or Life with your Father”[198-?]
3713Centenary Wedding Anniversary Party 1967
3711Permillia Rowena Rich Langford diary (grandmother) 1930
Awards and speeches
371Art Gallery of Ontario, speech on opening of the Mary and Harry Jackman Gallery 1989
372Diefenbaker Award1985
372.P1 MRJ, Ellen Fairclough, and Diefenbaker statue 1985

Photograph b&w (Toronto Star) 

372.P2 MRJ, Lieutenant Govenor Lincoln Alexander, Dr. James Johnston, and Stev Stavro[?], with Diefenbaker statue 1985

Photograph b&w (Toronto Star)  


373“How or why does one collect art?” speech 1960s
374Persons Award nomination ca. 1992
375Ship christening and launching 1979
376Toast to the University of Toronto, President's Committee Dinner 1989
377Various 1929, 1973, 1989, 1992, n.d.