File contains miscellaneous ephemera, correspondence, programs and a photograph, collected by Marietta Roberts, who was a former employee at Alma College. Includes records relating to the 100th Anniversary of Alma College in 1977, a program for the 1966 May Day Festival, a May 1978 Alumnae Bulletin, material related to a 2011 alumnae reunion in Toronto, Ontario and two pieces of correspondence from Flora Sifton, Principal, to Marietta Roberts concerning the former's appointment as a staff member. File also includes a card of thank you from Flora Sifton upon her retirement, and a 1978 Christmas Greeting card from Elizabeth Bone, Principal.
File contains five colour photographs depicting commemorative activities of the Alma College International Alumnae Association on the occasion of the first anniversary of the destruction of Alma College by fire, May 28, 2009; two colour photographs showing an Alma College commemorative monument erected on the property of Frank Prothero, Port Stanley; and six colour photographs showing the opening of an exhibition at St. Thomas Public Library entitled "Alma College: Legacy and Loss", May 28, 2009, featuring a selection of works created by Grade 7 and 8 students of the St. Thomas Community Christian School.
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Alma College file
1 photograph : b&w ; 14.5 x 20.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published June 14, 1977 with caption: " Alma College Alumnae Hosts Centennial Reunion- Past graduates of Alma College returned to St. Thomas over the weekend for a gala reunion. One of the special events organized to mark the occasion was a luncheon at the St. Thomas Golf and Country Club. Among whose who attended were from left, Miss M. E. Bone, principal of Alma; Miss Bernice Chalk, a 1927 graduate who is a former native of Aylmer and now head of the Ontario Crippled Children's Services in Toronto; Ms. Susan O'Hara a 1957 graduate now manager of a market research firm in Ottawa; Mrs.J.M. Douglas, on staff at the college from 1953 to 1969; Mrs. Ken D. Kerr who graduated in 1944 and is now chairman of the British Columbia Housing Management Comission; Mrs. Margaret Mabon who graduated in 1946 and also had a daughter graduate from the school Wednesday and her mother Mrs. Effie Cody, a graduate of 1915, now living in Niagara Falls."
backing torn - stablized with document repair tape
Scope and Content
Photo of the Toronto Alma Alumnae. Verso: "Toronto Alma College Alumnae". From mount: "Evelyn turner, Elizabeth Lauder Woodrow, Aileen Boland Foster, Maxine Collignon Wallace, Mabel Green (?), Edna Rivers, Isabel Godfrey Clark, Josephina Zavarice (?) Lopez, Kate Johnston McTavish, Isobel taylor Miller, Molly Westren Bryce, Margaret Congdon Brown, Norah Bradley Heinrichs".