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A.R. Waldie fonds

  • TCA 80-8
  • Fonds
  • 1910-1965

The fonds consists of correspondence pertaining to Waldie's appointment as notary public, his exemption from military service, investments, and the Knox Presbyterian Church. Fonds also includes correspondence of J.D. Anderson, correspondence and reports of W.K. Esling, Member of Parliament, and financial records of Esling's estate.

Waldie, Andrew R.

A.S. Cummings fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7156
  • Fonds
  • 1973-1975

Fonds consists of reminiscences written by A.S. Cummings entitled <em>Slow Train to the Foothills, 1910, The Yellowhead Pass, 1911, and Life at Mannville, Alberta 1908-1909</em>. Fonds also includes a copied newspaper clipping from the <em>Christian Guardian</em> containing an article written by A.S. Cummings dated 1910, and an oral history given by A.S. Cummings to Frontier College in 1975.

Cummings, A.S.

A.T. Garland fonds

  • KLA 990.12;988.70
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1892-1920]

The fonds consists of photographs taken by A.T. Garland of the Garland family and scenes and events in Kaslo and the Kootenay Lake area. Fonds includes various receipts relating to Garland's merchant business as well as correspondence to his son.

Garland, Alexander T.

A.U.G. Bury fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7539
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1880]-1945

The fonds consists of the personal records of A.U.G. Bury and includes photographs of family members, newspaper clippings predominantly about General Sir Edward Spears, M.P. for Carlisle, correspondence, and speech notes; included with Bury's personal records are Wartime Prices and Trade Board Rentals Administration forms relating to Ethel M. Heath and Mrs. M.E. Stoler, and the Manitoba certificate of birth of Catherine Crawford McRae (April 6, 1887).

Bury, A.U.G.

A.W. Mohr fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7935
  • Fonds
  • 1900-[ca.1915], Copied 1983

The fonds consists of images from the Mundare and Bruderheim areas and includes portraits, including a wedding portrait, of Jack Mohr (likely Valentine's brother) and his wife, photographs of Valentine Mohr and workers at the Globe Lumber Company in Mundare, photographs of Bruderheim featuring the Victoria Hotel and postcards of Mundare streets and buildings featuring the Mundare livery-seed and sale stable and Globe Lumber Company. The fonds also includes copies of photographs featuring the Mohr family dating from the 1930s.

Mohr, A.W.

A.W. Stewart fonds

  • EMA 993.27
  • Fonds
  • 1924-1987

The fonds consists of photographs of A.W. Stewart and the Stewart family depicting A.W. (Bill) as a child, classes at Lampson Street School and Esquimalt High School and sports activities.

Stewart, A.W.

Abe Reimer fonds

  • CA JAS jas-2577
  • Fonds
  • 1882-1979, predominant 1916-1950

The fonds consists of documents and photographs relevant to Abe Reimer and his family. Included is a series regarding Abe Reimer's guide and outfitting business and homestead in Tete Jaune, British Columbia (1930-1944). Contained in this series is correspondence with friends, family, various clients, taxidermy companies and supply companies. Also included are lumbering permits, hand drawn maps, war saving stamps, invoices and receipts for purchases, letterhead and stationary, newspaper and magazine articles, licenses, registrations and income tax forms. One file also contains information regarding Abe's Crown Land grants in the Tete Jaune area. Also in this fonds is correspondence received by Mary Thorsen from friends and family (1927-1933) and documents pertaining to Charles Milner family (1904-1950). The fonds also contains many photographs. Included is Zip Long's photo album (1916-1927), Abe Reimer's photo album [1910-1930] and several series' of photographs. Topics covered are agriculture, guiding and outfitting, backcountry travel; camp scenes, hunting, Milner Dairy, transportation, rodeos, quarries and logging. Many of the photographs also depict family and friends including: Abe Reimer and family members; Zip Long and her brothers Bert and Fabe; Mary (Thorsen) Reimer and brother Art Thorsen; Charlie Milner; the Randall family; Ray Scott; Bruce Otto; Ma and Pa Scott, Art Adams and others.

Reimer, Abe

Abigail Chipman Ryerson

  • CA MNBM ID50
  • Fonds
  • 1847

The fonds consist of a typescript copy of the diary kept by Abigail Chipman Ryerson, wife of Captain John K. Ryerson, during a voyage by sailing ship from Saint John, New Brunswick, to Greenock, Scotland, and back. The voyage began on 27 August and the last entry in the diary was made on 19 December 1847 at Brier Island where the vessel was stayed by a snowstorm.

The diary includes descriptions of everyday life on a ship from a female point of view, including such activities as quilting, sewing, knitting, and cooking. She also mentions Partridge Island, noting the recent arrivals of Irish immigrants there. There is a description of an encounter 24 November 1847 with the abandoned and waterlogged remains of the "Cumbria of Gloucester", located at latitude 50, longitude 40.

Ryerson, Abigail Chipman (née Shaw), [b. ca. 1847]

Aboussafy family fonds

  • CA WET wet-93
  • Fonds
  • [1910?]- 1997

The fonds consists of materials created by the Aboussafy family of Wetaskiwin Alberta from ca. 1910 until 1997. Fonds consists of 38 photographs of members of the Aboussafy family, a memorial card from Frank Aboussafy's funeral card, and a 1930s bank receipt.

Aboussafy (family)

Abraham I. Fratkin collection

  • JHSE jhse-180
  • Collection
  • [ca. 1928]-1946

Collection consists of photocopied photographs depicting Abraham I. Fratkin with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and his own orchestra, A. Fratkin and his Famous Capitoliens. Collection also includes a letter written by Abraham I. Fratkin and a synopsis of an oral history held at the Provincial Archives of Alberta. Materials date from [ca. 1928]-1946.

Fratkin, Abraham I.

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