Item MS-10-3, SF Box 1, Folder 5 - My memoirs / by Herman Clide Fillmore : [manuscript]

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My memoirs / by Herman Clide Fillmore : [manuscript]

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MS-10-3, SF Box 1, Folder 5

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  • [ca. 1960] - [ca. 1965] (Creation)

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178 pages of textual records

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Herman Clide Fillmore was an activist with the Maritime Communist Party. He was born in Lumsden, New Brunswick, on 14 March 1893 to Beverly Wellington Fillmore and Ada Bertha Tingley. Fillmore married Lilian Chapman in London, England, on 25 April 1919. They had two children: Dorothy Fillmore (who died at age four) and Marion Betty Fillmore. Fillmore worked in the lumbering industry and was an active organizer for the Maritime Communist Party. He died on 12 June 1977.

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Records were donated to Dalhousie University Archives in 1976 by Steve Hall.

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Item is a photocopy of a single manuscript called "My Memoirs." The memoirs focus largely on Fillmore's family history and the early period of his life prior to his involvement with the Maritime Communist Party.

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Some of the pages are slightly faded.

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  • English

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Preferred citation: My Memoirs, by Herman Clide Fillmore, MS-10-3, Box SF1, Folder 5, Dalhousie University Archives and Special Collections, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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