Christian Education pictorial materials and games

Classification scheme: 

Title: Collection of Christian education pictorial materials and games

Scope and content: Items in this Mennonite Archives of Ontario collection consist of pictorial materials developed and distributed for Christian education purposes. Items in this collection are from non-Mennonite sources but have been used in Mennonite congregations. Items by Mennonite publishers are catalogued in the library collections.

1. Sunday School Superintendent and Bible Lesson Pictures / Committee on Improved Uniform Lessons of the International Council of Religious Education. - Providence, R.I. : Harris, Jones and Company. - Printed by Providence Lithograph Co. - 71 x 46 cm. - Donated to the Archives, probably by an Ontario Mennonite church. - These materials were meant to accompany lesson outlines produced by the Committee on Improved Uniform Lessons.

Archives has: v.56n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1938); v.58n.2 (Second Quarter, 1940); v.58n.3 (Third Quarter, 1940); v.58n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1940); v.59n.1 (First Quarter, 1941); v.59n.3 (Third Quarter, 1941); v.60n.1 (First Quarter, 1942); v.60 n.3 (Third Quarter, 1942); v.60 n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1942), v.61n.1 (First Quarter, 1943); v.61n.2 (Second Quarter 1943); v.61n.3 (Third Quarter, 1943); v.61n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1943), v.62n.1 (First Quarter, 1944), v.63n.3 (Third Quarter, 1945), v.63n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1945)

2. Colored Lesson Picture Roll / Marguerite Cook, Ed. - Elgin, Ill. : David C. Cook Publishing Company. - Donated to the Archives, probably by an Ontario Mennonite church (1933, 1935). The rest of the materials were donated to the Archives by Shantz Mennonite Church. - Presumed to supplement lesson plans published by David C. Cook.

Archives has: v.16n.1 (First Quarter, 1910), v.16n.2 (Second Quarter, 1910), v.23n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1917), v.25n.2pt.1 (Second Quarter, 1919), v.29pt.1 (First Quarter, 1923) v.39n.4 (Fourth Quarter, 1933); v.41n.1 (First Quarter, 1935)

3. Questionnaire party game: do you know your Bible? / Chicago: Chas. A Brewer and Sons, c. 1938. - Donated to the Archives by Marie Penner in 2018.

4. Ten Teaching Pictures to be Used with "Enjoying God's Gifts" (Kindergarten I) / C. F. Yake, ed. - Scottdale, Pa.: Herald Press, 1947.



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