Fonds F 1274

Fred E. Moore fonds

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Fred E. Moore fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

18 centimetres of textual records

18 photographs

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of the records of Fort William printer, union organiser and politician, Fred E. Moore. Fonds includes Moore's personal records such as bank account books, land deeds and correspondence. Fonds also contains correspondence relating to Moore' s printing business, 1914-1952. In addition, fonds includes broadsides for Fort William Independent Labour politicians as well as Moore's political speeches, 1923-1955. Also included are records and correspondence relating to Moore's labour union activities, 1912- 1961.

Fonds also contains scrapbooks and loose newspaper clippings compiled by Moore concerning various subjects such as: Moore's union and political career, anarchism, domestic family affairs, economic policy, education, journalism, moral reform, naval defence, poetry, socialism, temperance, trade unionism, reading, religion and women's rights.

Fonds also contains 18 photographs. Subjects include: Moore family members, the Fort William Fire Department, Fort William politicians and printers.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Fred E. Moore (1885-1964) was a businessman, labour union organiser and local politician in Fort William, Thunder Bay District, Ontario.

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Moore, Fred E., 1885-1964

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright held by creator. These materials cannot be published without permission of the copyright holder.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Fonds was acquired by the Archives of Ontario in 1971 and 1973 from Helen Strickland.

Title based on contents of the fonds.

Former Codes

Accession Numbers: 9321 and 9811.

Finding Aid
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