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Frederick Samuel Zaplitny fonds
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CA UMASC MSS SC 31
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- Zaplitny, Frederick Samuel
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0.1 m of textual records.
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Frederick Samuel Zaplitny was born at Oak Brae, Manitoba in 1913 and raised in Dauphin. He operated an insurance and real estate agency in Dauphin and served as President of the Dauphin Chamber of Commerce. He was elected to the House of Commons as a member of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) party in 1945, 1953, and again in 1957. He was defeated in the federal elections of 1949, 1958 and 1962. Zaplitny served with the Canadian delegation to the United Nations in New York in 1957. He passed away on 19 March, 1964.
The fonds was donated to University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections by Elizabeth Zaplitny in 1979.
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The fonds contains verse, political and biographical memorabilia, and newsclippings pertaining to Frederick Samuel Zaplitny and his political career.
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Fonds consists of two accruals: A1979-008 and A1979-028.
No further accruals are expected.
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Entered into AtoM in October 2017 by Natalie Vielfaure.