MSS SC 104
Title: Winnipeg Citizen fonds
Dates: 1919 & 1948
Extent: 1 cm of textual records
Administrative History: The Winnipeg Citizen
put out its first paper the morning of March 1, 1948, and ran production
until April 13, 1949. The paper arouse out of the typographical
union's strike against the other Winnipeg newspapers. The fonds
consists of the March 1, 1948 edition. The fonds also contain a
complete run of 1919 Winnipeg Citizen published as an anti-labour
paper by the Citizens Committee of 1000.
Custodial History: Several issues of the Citizen
were purchased by the Archives & Special Collections in
1987. Another issue was donated by Hugh Gunn in 1988.
Scope and Content: The fonds consists of several
copies of the entire publication run of the Winnipeg Citizen
(May 19 - June 20, 1919), an anti-labour newspaper published
by the the Citizens' Committee of 1000. There is initial edition
of 1948 Winnipeg Citizen as well.
Source of Supplied Title: Title based on provenance
Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this
Finding Aid: Finding aid is currently unavailable.