Fonds Acc: 1997 – 08 – 11. - John Alvin Shirley fonds

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John Alvin Shirley fonds

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CA DRL Acc: 1997 – 08 – 11.

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  • 1919 - 1927 (Creation)

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1 folder textual material.

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The Rev. John Alvin Shirley was ordained a Deacon in 1912 and a Priest in 1913 for the Diocese of Rupert's Land. He served at St. Alban's Church in Oak Lake, Manitoba, St. Stephen's Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Christ Church in Whitehorse, Yukon, and St. Paul's Cathedral in Dawson, Yukon. During this time, he was also an Archdeacon of Yukon. He later served as an Assistant at All Saints Church in Pasadena, California and as Rector at St. Luke's Church in Monrovia California. There is no information available on John Alvin Shirley after 1927.

Custodial history

The records of the Rev. John Alvin Shirley came to the Diocesan archives as a transfer of records in 1997.

Scope and content

The records of The Rev. John Alvin Shirley held at the Diocese of Rupert's Land archives include leaflets written by Rev. Shirley from 1919 – 1927.

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Related material: See also W.039 Winnipeg, St. Stephen.

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No further accruals are expected.

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The material is in English.

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