Classification scheme: 

Title: Mennonite Archives of Ontario news clippings collection

Dates of creation: 1873 - ; 1972-2001 predominant

Physical description: 8 m of textual records

Administrative history: Many of these clippings derive from a commercial clipping service that supplied clippings about Mennonites to the Mennonite Reporter, The Canadian Mennonite, and Mennonite Central Committee.This subscription ended in October 2001 Other clippings, were transferred by the Archives to this collection from the Frank H. Epp fonds (103 - H - MC), and cover the period 1873 - ca. 1970. Some clippings have come to the Archives through various sources, and were not attached to any other fonds or collection.

Scope and content: The clippings come from across Canada and from both daily and weekly newspapers. The clippings are organized in chronological order only. There is no subject access at this time.

Custodial history: The Mennonite Archives of Ontario is the final depository for these clippings.


Generally 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday to Friday. An appointment in advance is recommended.


Mennonite Archives of Ontario
Conrad Grebel University College
140 Westmount Road North
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G6

Phone: 519-885-0220 x24238