Fonds MG 634 - Stewart Masson correspondence

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CA ON00156 MG 634

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Stewart Masson correspondence

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  • 1950-1977 (Creation)

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14cm of textual records

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(1892-1982)

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Helen Stewart Masson (known as Stewart) was born in Belleville, Ontario on 15th September 1892. After the death of her mother in 1949 she moved to England and lived there for 22 years. She died in Belleville on 24th July 1982 and was buried in the Belleville cemetery.

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Donated by Marion Argue in October 2003.

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Airmail letters sent by Stewart Masson to Hazel and Oswald Scott of William Street, Belleville, Ontario from England, Scotland, the Netherlands, Brussels, Austria, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, France, Greece, Italy, Spain, Portugal and Yugoslavia. Masson describes the places she visited.

Transcript of interview with Stewart Masson made in March 1977.

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