Fonds MG 25 - Jean A. Bryson fonds [Textual record and other material]

York County Junior Farmers Three Month Short Course Photographed at Parliament Buildings Toronto,... Maple Train Derailment and Crane Clearing the Track, ca. 1920 Cannon of the Tudor Period, n.d. Mortgage Contracts and Deeds of Land, n.d. Postcard of Palmer's Mill, Maple, n.d. Jake Shunk, Born in Edgeley, Later Assistant Rural Mail Carrier for Maple Post Office, n.d. Vellore Women's Institute Meeting at Mrs. M. McDonald's, 1935

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Jean A. Bryson fonds [Textual record and other material]

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CA CoV Archives MG 25

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  • 1901-2007, predominant 1950-1970 (Creation)

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  • 37 cm of textual records
  • 91 photographs: b&w and col.; 21.5 x 27 cm or smaller
  • 7 postcards: 1 col.; 9 x 14 cm
  • ca. 25 drawings: 4 watercolours, 7 sketches
  • 1 computer disk: 143 MB of photographs: b&w and col.; 12 cm diam.
  • 1 satchel

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Jean Bryson was born Jean Alberta Keffer on December 16, 1922 on Lot 9, Concession 4 of Vaughan Township. Jean attended Maple Public School, Vaughan Collegiate Institute, and Toronto Normal School. She taught at Pine Grove Public School from 1943 to 1946 and at C.B. Parsons Public School from 1949 to 1952. She married Jesse Alexander Bryson in 1948, and they had two children, Barbara Ruth and Raymond David. An avid historian, Jean was the Tweedsmuir Convener as well as the President of the Vellore Women

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Fonds consists of Jean Keffer artwork from 1935; correspondence regarding the annual Campbell, Keffer, Cameron, and Snider family reunions; Jean

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  • English

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  • Bay 5, Sh. 40 (M007.11; M006.1)
  • Bay 6, Sh. 10 (Roland Keffer Satchel)

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