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Memorable Manitobans: Ada Borradaile Chipman (?-1913)

Community activist.

Wife of Clarence Campbell Chipman, Commissioner of the Hudson’s Bay Company, she lived in Winnipeg from 1890 to 1910 when her husband retired and moved to England. She was the organizing president of the Western Art Association in 1907, a women’s art association. She organized the Rupert’s Land diocesan branch of the Mothers’ Union in 1909, supported anti-tuberculosis campaigns, and aided patients at the Ninette Sanatarium. She died at London, England in October 1913.

Sources:

Pioneers and Early Citizens of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Manitoba Library Association, 1971.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 September 2013

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