Series HM1-64-1 - James Reusser photograph collection

Modern threshing by farmer and son Blue Water Rest Home, Zurich, Ontario Factory on Adam Cressman farm United Mennonite Home for the Aged, Vineland, Ontario Dedication of new building at Rockway Mennonite School Benjamin Eby tombstone Christian Eby tombstone at First Mennonite Church, Kitchener Byer Cemetery, Markham, Ontario The First Mennonite Church cemetery, Vineland, Ontario West Montrose Covered Bridge (Ontario)
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CA MAO HM1-64-1


James Reusser photograph collection


  • [between 1960 and 1970] (Creation)

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151 photographs

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Born in Ohio, attended Bluffton College, took part in Voluntary Service, attended seminary in Chicago, pastored in Ohio and Ontario. Married to Helen (Snyder) Reusser.

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Donated to the Archives by James Reusser in 2016

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The collection consists of colour slides taken by James Reusser in the 1960s. The photographs are of family homes and haunts (particularly of James' wife Helen (Snyder) who grew up in the area), other locations related to Mennonite history in Ontario, and photographs of contemporary Ontario Mennonite churches and institutions.

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James Reusser fonds.Hist.Mss.1.64, Mennonite Archives of Ontario

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