Collection ath-2146 - Athabasca Archives Athabasca Arena photograph collection

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Athabasca Archives Athabasca Arena photograph collection

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CA ATH ath-2146

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375 photographs

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The Athabasca Arena officially opened in March, 1964. Two years previously the Kinsmen Club had undertaken to raise the necessary funds to build an arena. They were assisted by a dozen other organizations and by the Town of Athabasca Recreation Board.

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The photographs were donated by hockey parents.

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The fonds consists of photographs of the Athabasca Figure Skating Club's annual Krystal Karnival for 1973, 1975-1980,and 1982. The collection also includes photographs of hockey teams, individual players and award presentations for 1926, 1936-1938, 1948, 1961-1983 and 1985-1986.

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The photographs were mounted, labelled, framed and hung on walls in the arena. Some of the photographs are faded due to exposure to sunlight.

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  • The material is in English.

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Record No. 04.35 (photos# 16133-16516)<br><br>

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