New Glasgow Women's Institute

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New Glasgow Women's Institute

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Dates of existence


The New Glasgow Women's Institute was founded on 7 March 1924 in New Glasgow, Prince Edward Island. Mrs. Percy Dickieson was the first elected president. The organization raised funds within the community through such activities as taking up collections, community dinners, concerts, and selling cook books. The funds raised were donated to charities and used to support their local school.


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RAD 24.1A


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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

20 January 2005. Entered into AtoM 23 September 2016.





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