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Margaret Ethel Mathers (MS-2-364)
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MS-2-364, SF Box 39, Folder 3; SF Box 41, Folder 12
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16 pages (2 folders)
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Margaret Ethel Mathers was born Maud Ethel Bligh in Halifax in 1876 to Howard and Maria Bligh. In 1899 she married Frederick Francis Mathers, who served as the 18th Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia from 1940-1942. She was involved with numerous benevolent organizations, especially those aimed at improving the lives of girls and women.
Records were accessioned by the Archives in 1979; custodial history unknown.
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Fonds comprises correspondence between Mathers and various service organizations with which she was involved.
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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
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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: [Identification of item], Margaret Ethel Mathers fonds, MS-2-364, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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- Mathers, Frederick Francis, 1871-1947 (Subject)
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