Fonds paa-7917 - Adrien Clément La Rivière fonds

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Adrien Clément La Rivière fonds

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CA PAA paa-7917

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  • 1904-1917 (Creation)
    La Rivière, Adrien Clément

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0.01 m of textual records. --- 1 photograph.

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Carmeline Kirkland deposited records in the Provincial Archives of Alberta in 1988 and Glen Kirkland deposited records in 1988 and 1994.

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The material consists of records from the estate of Adrien Clément La Rivière and includes a share certificate for the Dunvegan Townsite Company, Limited, a contract agreement between Adrien and the Hudson's Bay Company, correspondence and reports about railways for Grouard, prospecting for the Edmonton Stock Yards Company, Limited, a Grouard Board of Trade pamphlet, cheques, financial statement for the town of Grouard, notes, a letter from secretary-treasurer of Grouard, a nominal roll of recruits from Edmonton for the 233rd Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force and a photograph of Peace River at Dunvegan with Adrien in foreground.

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  • The material is in English.

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Access conditions: none. Use conditions: permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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For the French version of this description, click <a href="" target="_blank">here</a>. Information for the biographical sketch is taken from <em>Edmonton Journal</em> obituaries and from the records. The image can be located in the A file of the Provincial Archives of Alberta reference prints under the number A.16,379.<br><br>Record No. Fonds consists of the following accessions: PR1988.0447, PR1988.0515, PR1994.0236<br><br>

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