Title and statement of responsibility area
Calgary Herald fonds
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- Source of title proper: Title based on contents and provenance of records.
Level of description
CA GLEN glen-443
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
1886-1988, predominant 1928-1988 (Creation)
- Calgary Herald
Physical description area
159.9 m of photographs. -- 80 cm of textual records. -- 5 maps.
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Archival description area
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of published and unpublished news photographs (1886-1986) which include photographs of Calgary and Alberta events, personalities, buildings and sports teams; the southern Alberta oil industry; Calgary military personalities and views (1940s-1960s); and royal visits to Calgary (1951, 1953). Also consists of correspondence (1928-1965); financial records (1929-1970); union agreements (1947-1960); bylaw (1938); and property inventory (1913). Includes essays entered by Calgary pioneers in a Herald competition (1970); sketches, plans and maps of Calgary areas and buildings (1956-1961); miscellaneous programs, bulletins and newsclippings, and reference material.
Immediate source of acquisition
Gifts of the Calgary Herald and Ronald C. Kenney, 1960-1993.
Language of material
- The material is in English.
Script of material
Location of originals
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Restrictions on access
No restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
http://www.glenbow.org/collections/search/findingAids/archhtm/herald.cfm<br>Limited subject indexes for the photos are available for 1940s-late 1960s. Date order listings are available for late 1960s-1982. 1000 photos from the 1970s have been scanned and are available via the link below.
The Calgary Herald, 1883-1954, is available on microfilm at the Glenbow.
Further additions to the photos are expected.
Record No. M-1618;M-1619;M-1620;M-1622 files 3-11;M-1623 os;M-1624;M-2932 os;M-2936;M-2944;M-4351;M-4638;M-6106;M-6735;M-7660;PA-242;PA-737;PA-849;PA-882;PA-995;PA-1222;PA-1440;PA-1599;PA-1914;PB-212;PB-336;PC-56;PD-105;PE-24;PE-46;NA-276;NA-278;NA-431;NA-450;NA-460;NA-828;NA-967;NA-1055;NA-1079;NA-1491;NA-1562;NA-2557;NA-2733;NA-2864;NA-3253;NA-3880;NA-4493;S-64;S-76<br><br>
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Place access points
Name access points
- Calgary Herald (Subject)
- Calgary Herald, Mining and Ranche Advocate and General Advertiser (Subject)
- Calgary Daily Herald (Subject)