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Manitou Opera House - A History

Contains a collection of news articles and posters concerning a hundred years of performances at Manitou's Opera Houses.

    McClung - House Move 1967

    A captioned photo from the Manitou Western Canadian documenting the move of the McClung house from Manitou to LaRiviere in 1967.

      McClung - Wes McClung Drug Store Postcards of Manitou

      A series of postcards distributed by the R W Mclung Drug Store in Manitou ca 1904 as a promotion of the community and of his business.

        McClung, Nellie Letitia nee Mooney – obituary

        This is an obituary for Nellie Letitia McClung, nee Mooney, 1873-10-27 to 1951-09-01

          McClungs in Manitou - 1890 to 1911

          This source document is intended to provide background to the McClungs in Manitou Exhibit held at the Backstage Gallery of the Manitou Opera House from August 8 to September 15, 2017. 

          Its purpose was to reflect on some of the people who influenced Nellie McClung's development as a social activist, and to remark on the very positive influence the McClungs had on Manitou and community while they were in Manitou.

            Nellie McClung - article re McClung biographer Candace Savage

            A short article about McClung biographer Candace Savage.

              Nellie McClung - Charles Oke Reminiscences

              Charles Oke's reminiscences of Nellie McClung as published in the Western Producer.

                Nellie McClung - Crystal Beach Speaking Engagement - ca 1925

                Nellie McClung was a well known speaker across Canada throughout the 1910-40 period. Here is a photo and short report of one such engagement from the 1920's.

                  Nellie McClung - Elsie McLachlan's Mock Parliament Memories

                  Published in the Victoria Times Colonist, this reminiscence by a neice of Nellie McClung recalls her experience of hearing Nellie McClung in her role as Premier Roblin during the Mock Parliament performance at the Walker Theatre.

                    Nellie McClung - her Wedding Gown

                    An article from the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix concerning the gown McClung wore at her wedding in 1896. 

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