Fonds Mss 260, Tc 119 (A.05-41) - Mary Kinnear fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Mary Kinnear fonds

General material designation

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code

CA UMASC Mss 260, Tc 119 (A.05-41)

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1991-2004 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

0.4 m of textual records.
82 micro-cassette tapes.

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Biographical history

Dr. E. Mary Kinnear is a professor of History at the University of Manitoba and is a former head of the department. She has written numerous articles for the Manitoba Historical Society and published books on Women's History including Woman of the World: Mary McGeachy and International Cooperation (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004), Female Economy: Women's Work in a Prairie Province 1870-1970 (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1998), and In Subordination: Professional Women, 1870-1970 (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995). Her books place a particular emphasis on women in Manitoba.

Custodial history

The fonds was donated to University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections in 2005 by Dr. Mary Kinnear.

Scope and content

The fonds consists of textual material and 82 micro-cassette tapes featuring interviews conducted by Dr. Mary Kinnear with women professionals in Manitoba as research for her books In Subordination: Professional Women, 1870-1970 and A Female Economy: Women's Work in a Prairie Province, 1870-1970.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

There are no restrictions on this fonds.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

An on-line finding aid is available at the link below: MSS 260, TC 119 (A.05-41).

Associated materials

Digitized Material: Women and Education

Related materials


Further accruals are expected.

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres