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A. Arnason fonds

  • CA PAA paa-6958
  • Fonds
  • Copied 1972

Fonds consists of photocopies of Icelandic Almanacs dated 1912-1914 and 1954, and negatives depicting various Icelandic Canadians.

Arnason, A.

A. Lyall McLean fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7424
  • Fonds
  • 1961-1964

Fonds consists of correspondence to A. Lyall McLean from M.S. (Stewart) Preston, a former employee and a friend, who had homesteaded in Alberta.

McLean, A. Lyall

A. Marshall fonds

  • CA PAA paa-49
  • Fonds
  • 1900-1949

Fonds consists of records belonging to A. Marshall including correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings and postcards.

Marshall, A.

A. O. Orpwood fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7481
  • Fonds
  • [19-?]-1963

Fonds consists of photographic and mechanically produced postcards, photographs, negatives, and a photograph album depicting various images including A.O. Orpwood, the Calgary Normal School, construction, railroads, log cabins, oil wells, women, children, soldiers, agricultural machinery, farm scenes, buildings, cars, bridges, houses, barns, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers, street views, airplanes, snow blowers, churches, a sports team, and a wedding. Fonds also includes booklet, containing a commercial map of Alberta and historical sketch, produced by CJCA Broadcasting Station.

Orpwood, A. O.

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.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.

Adelle Luebke fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7189
  • Fonds
  • 1980

The fonds includes a transcript of the reminiscences of William Wilkes Andrews regarding the Grouard area of Alberta, and transcribed letters from William Wilkes Andrews dating from 1949 to 1955 to Harriet, hospital residents and his sister about life in Alberta. The material was transcribed by Adelle Luebke.

Luebke, Adelle

Adrien Clément La Rivière fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7917
  • Fonds
  • 1904-1917

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.

La Rivière, Adrien Clément

Agnes Mary Whitney and Helen Gertrude Whitney fonds

  • CA PAA paa-9227
  • Fonds
  • [between 1920 and 1929]

The fonds consists of photographs of Alberta including the sites of Edmonton, Gull Lake, Lake Louise, and Banff taken by Agnes Mary Whitney and Helen Gertrude Whitney in the 1920s. The fonds also contains some photographs of family members taken by Agnes Mary Whitney and Helen Gertrude Whitney in the 1920s.

Whitney, Agnes Mary

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