MSS SC 10
Title: Dr. Simon Jauvoish fonds
Extent: 7 cm of textual records
Biographical Sketch: Dr. Simon Jauvoish was a
Private in the 196th Western Canadian Universities Battalion, Canadian
Expeditionary Force. In 1917 he was in Seaford, Sussex, England.
The predominant themes in his writing reflect his experiences of
the First World War. Jauvoish completed his first year as a student
of medicine at the University of Manitoba in the 1919-1920 school
year. The addresses on his typescripts indicate that he resided
both in La Riviere and Winnipeg, Manitoba. He became a physician
and surgeon and was practicing up to the 1950s.
Scope and Content: Fonds consists of typescripts
including the following poems: "The Sun Racer" (1917), and a series
of five poems; short stories: "Flooded", "N'GAH Wept", "The Race",
and "The Ewe"; a five act play, Caedmon (1939); and a manuscript
entitled Peace Out of Pain (Vimy Ridge Sketches).
Source of Supplied Title: Title based on provenance
Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this
Finding Aid: Finding aid is currently not available.