Fonds paa-3488 - Alan D. Ridge fonds

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Alan D. Ridge fonds

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CA PAA paa-3488

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  • 1892, 1968-1991 (Creation)
    Ridge, Alan D.

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1.40 m of textual records

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All of the material in these accessions were donated directly from Mr. Alan D. Ridge, either in his capacity as the Provincial Archivist or as a private person, or from his wife, Gereldine Ridge.

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The fonds consists of records created by Mr. Ridge in pursuance of his role as the Provincial Archivist of Alberta, documenting what he thought to be important or mandatory transfers of records to the Archives. Also included in the fonds are the personal papers of Mr. Ridge that, for the majority, were created as a result of his active involvement in the national and international archival community. The fonds consists of two series: Personal papers, and Records of the Provincial Archivist.

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  • The material is in English.

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Access conditions: None;Use conditions: Subject to the Copyright Act. Permission for use required.

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Much of the information in the biographical sketch was taken from a tribute to Mr. Ridge on the occasion of his passing. The tribute was written by Dave Leonard and published on the Archives Society of Alberta website.<br><br>Record No. Fonds includes the following accessions: PR1968.170, PR1968.273, PR1969.358, PR1970.56, PR1970.261, PR1970.294, PR1970.435, PR1970.478, PR1971.11, PR1971.228, PR1971.291, PR1971.308, PR1971.368, PR1971.447, PR1971.451, PR1972.234, PR1972.236, PR1972.273, PR1972.332, PR1972.431, PR1973.21, PR1973.37, PR1973.143, PR1973.267, PR1973.411, PR1973.524, PR1973.540, PR1973.544, PR1973.594, PR1974.11, PR1974.335, PR1974.388, PR1974.424, PR1975.18, PR1975.19, PR1975.119, PR1975.166, PR1975.472, PR1976.22, PR1977.152, PR1980.181, PR1980.360, PR82.298, PR1983.54, PR1983.55, PR1983.56, PR1983.462, PR1984.226, PR1984.421, PR1989.129, PR1991.308, PR2000.943<br><br>

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