Extent of Material:
32 cm of textual records.
Administrative History:

The diocese of Moosonee was founded in 1872.  The Synod of the diocese was organized in May, 1920, at Timmins.  The diocese covers 350,000 square miles.

Scope and Content:

Fonds consists of letterbooks of Archdeacon Thomas Vincent, Fort Albany (1895-1899), the Rt. Rev. John Horden and the Rt. Rev. J.A. Newnham (1892-1904); correspondence of Bishop Horden and Newnham (1883-1904 ); Albany Mission journal (1883-1923); and a memo “Matters prepared by Bishop Horden for consideration with M. Grahame”.

M85-7 – Cree translations and sermons by the Rev. R.A. Joselyn when he was missionary at Albany.

Notes:
  • Title based on contents of fonds.
  • Contents of letterbooks are somewhat illegible due to ink bleeding.
  • Lent for copying, Bishop of Moosonee, 1961.
Reproductions:
Letter books digitized.
General Notes:
  • Fonds to be transferred to the Diocese of Moosonee.
  • See also Diocesan Collection, P84101.
  • See also Resource Centre Slides, P8478.
  • See also Diocese of Moosonee Photo Collection, P7543.
Repository:
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod Archives.
Personal Names:
Newnham, Jervois Arthur, 1852-1941.
Vincent, Thomas, 1835-1907.
Horden, John, 1828-1893.
Joselyn, Reginald Alfred
Corporate Names:
Fort Albany, Ont. St. Paul’s Church Mission.
Geographic Names:
Fort Albany (Ont.)
Albany (Ont.)
Accession numbers:
M61-3, M85-7

Please contact the Archives for more information on this record.