Classification scheme: 
Hist. Mss. 1.144

Title: Mabel Groh fonds

Dates of creation: 1917-[194-]

Physical description: 5 cm of textual records

Biographical sketch: Mabel Groh (1884-1962) was the daughter of Anson Groh and Lovina Bechtel. She never married. For a number of years she wrote extensively for the Mennonite Church papers, including Youth's Christian CompanionGospel Herald and Christian Monitor, especially in the 1920s.

Custodial history: Donated to the Mennonite Archives of Ontario in the early 1990s.

Scope and content: The fonds consists of published articles and typescripts submitted for publication, "memoranda" of key events in her family's life and summaries of her financial accounts.

Notes: Original archival description created by Sam Steiner.
Photographs relating to Mabel Groh are located in the Mennonite Archival Image Database.

File list:

  1. Published articles, 1920-1940s
  2. Typescripts of articles
  3. Program from Mabel Groh's graduation from Toronto Bible College, 1917
  4. Memoranda, financial accounts


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