Series 2 - Personal Writing

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CA MHSBC 112-2


Personal Writing


  • 1885-2000 (Creation)

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This series consists of the following files:
1) Some Reflections (Autobiography of John B Toews)
2) Handwritten Research Notes by John B. Toews
3) Documentary Portraits of Two Emigration Leaders of the 1920's
4) Indexes compiled by John B. Toews on topics and places found in Mennonitische Rundschau, Bote ,Bibel und Pflug, Zionsbote. The indexes are grouped by subjects and issues which Mennonite publications were writing about in 1901 to 1967.

(9 files) Box 232

*Index of Alternative Service found in Mennonitische Rundschau, Der Bote 1925-1968, 6 pages

  • Index of School and Teachers, found in Der Bote, 1925- 1964; 13 pages Index of Asiatic Russia Crimea, Caucasus, Siberia found in Mennoniitsche Rundshau, Der Bote Index of Chortitza, Molotchna, Gruenfeld, BaratowMemrick, New York, Bachmut found in Der Bote, Mennonitische Rundshau Index of letters from Russia found in Der Bote, Mennonitische Rundschau, Bibel und Pflug, Voraerts, 40 pages, Index of Immigration and Emigration found in Mennonitische Rundschau 1914-1968, Der Bote; 10 pages
  • Index of General Information found in Der Bote, Zions Bote, Menno Blatt, Unser Blatt, 36 pages
    5) Occasion of the monument unveiling in Coaldale Alberta on August 4, 2002 of B.B. Janz and Maria Janz.

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The research notes are handwritten.

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Record created 3/19/2012
Record modified January 12, 2017




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Record entered by HN & LU

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