Series 17 - Manitoba Mennonite Centennial Celebrations

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ORG-17

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Manitoba Mennonite Centennial Celebrations

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  • 1972-1977 (Creation)

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51 cm of textual records
3 audio recordings (cassettes)
32 audio recordings (reels)

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(1972-1977)

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The Manitoba Mennonite Centennial Celebrations commemorated the 100th anniversary of Mennonites settling in Manitoba. The executive secretary for the Manitoba Mennonite Centennial Celebrations was Lawrence Klippenstein. The steering committee included Gerhard Lohrenz, Elmer Hildebrand, Frank Brown, J.J. Reimer, Ted Friesen, Gerhard Ens and P.J.B. Reimer. The committee encouraged communities to plan their own celebrations and was not directly involved in all of them. Many events were planned including displays, dramas, choir festivals and publications.

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This series consists of correspondence, reports, minutes, finances and items produced to promote the Mennonite Centennial Celebrations in 1974-1975.

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  • Box: Volumes
  • Filing cabinet: Audio cassettes
  • Shelf: Audio reels