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Mary Davis Moody fonds

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Title 

 

Mary Davis Moody fonds

Title Notes 

 

Title based on provenance of the fonds.

Level of Description 

 

Fonds

Dates of Creation 

 

1918-1974

Physical Description 

 

144 photographs : 134 b&w prints, 1 col. postcard, 9 b&w negatives
.1 m of textual records

Scope and Content 

 

The fonds consists of photographs and textual records. The original photographs are assorted sizes and depict Mrs. Moody's stay in Dawson City and Carcross; the students at Chooutla School and St. Paul's Hostel; views of Eagle and Fort Yukon in Alaska; views of Moosehide, Old Crow, Fort Yukon, Rampart House, and Whitehorse in the Yukon; Anglican Church activities; fox farms; and dog teams. Also included are photographs from her visit in 1961.

The textual records consist of typescript manuscripts written by Mary Davis Moody, 1938-1974, titled "A New Zealand Bride on the Arctic Circle" (folder 1), "Alaska Re-Visited" and "An Interlude in the Lives of Two Little Eskimos" (folder 2); correspondence between Mrs. Moody and Florence Whyard, Mrs. Whyard's notes of conversations with Mrs. Moody, and a typescript manuscript "A River in the Klondike, the story of a New Zealand Bride in the Canadian North" by Mrs. Moody and told to Mrs. Whyard (folder 3); and newspaper clippings (folder 4).

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch 

 

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Moody, Mary Davis

Other Names Access Point(s) 

 

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Whyard, Flo, 1917-2012

Immediate Source of Acquisition 

 

Donated to the Yukon Archives by Mary Davis Moody.

Restrictions on Access 

 

There are no donor-imposed restrictions on this material. General copyright or institutional or legal restrictions may apply.

Physical Description Notes 

 

The 144 photographs represent 131 different images.

Accession(s) 

 

78/3

Specific Location 

 

PHO 83 (78/3) : Photographs
MSS 61 (78/3) : Textual records

Record Last Modified 

 

2015-02-02

Record URL 

 

http://yukon.minisisinc.com/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/ARC/DESC/SISN%204644?SESSIONSEARCH

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