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Stephen Mandel collection

  • JHSE jhse-202
  • Collection
  • 2002-2008

Collection consists of records pertaining to Stephen Mandel, from 2002-2006, mainly concerning his political career, and includes photocopied newspaper clippings, election materials, posters and correspondence. Fonds also includes photographs depicting Stephen and Lynne Mandel, and a wedding invitation for their daughter, Rachel.

Mandel, Stephen

Thomas Hall collection : [1916-1919]

  • CA RED red-2790
  • Collection
  • Copied 1999

The collection consists of photograph of Thomas A. Hall and his wife Gladys (1916), a copy of his enlistment documents (1919), and a copy of the memorial certificate given to his wife (1923)

Hall, Thomas A.

Tofield Historical Society collection

  • CA PAA paa-7329
  • Collection
  • Copied 1969-1978

Collection consists of records dating circa (ca.) 1900-1958 relating to Tofield, Alberta and includes publications about the Tofield area and its history, maps, and photographs of the Tofield area, including panoramic views.

Tofield Historical Society

Whyte Museum Oral History Programme (collection)

  • CA WHYTE whyte-708
  • Collection
  • 1967-1989

Fonds includes recordings of interviews, events, broadcasts, meetings, notes, readings and slide shows produced by and for the Archives of the Whyte Museum. I. Interviews with numerous individuals and groups of individuals. See subject headings for names. II. Events: dedication of Margaret Greenham Theatre; ceremony re Catharine Robb Whyte adoption in Stoney Tribe; Earth Day programme at Margaret Greenham Theatre; dedication of Mt. Jimmy Simpson; dedication of Edouard Deville historic site; Back to Banff Day, 10th anniversary; Louis Trono 75th birthday. III. Broadcasts re: Murray Adaskin, George Clutesi, Allan Jarvis, Kootenay River raft trip, Ottawa Ski Club, Helen Shandruk, Siri Strom, Springtime in the Rockies, Village Lake Louise Project, water pollution, Waterton area. IV. Meetings: Bow Valley Naturalists; National and Provincial Parks Association conference; Indian- Eskimo Conference re George Clutesi. V. Notes by Maryalice Stewart re: Cyril Fuller, Al Johnston, Maude Kidney, Norman Knight, Ulysses LaCasse. VI. Readings by: Ray Bagley, Earle Birney, Jon Whyte. VII. Slide shows: Jon Whyte slide show commentary re Peter and Catharine Whyte. Interviews and recordings were made by Maryalice Harvey Stewart, Elizabeth Rummel, Jon Whyte, E. J. (Ted) Hart, Sue Davies and others.

Whyte Museum Oral History Programme

Tom Maccagno collection

  • CA ATH ath-2206
  • Collection
  • 1832-1998

The fonds consists of an excerpt from the book "Adventures on the Columbia River, including the narrative of a residence of six years on the western side of the Rocky Mountains, among various tribes of Indians hitherto unknown: together with A Journey across the American continent" by Ross Cox, 1832; an article by Nick Tanasiuk about homesteading at Rock Island Lake, Alberta; an article from the magazine Encompass, Oct. 1998 "Portage La Biche, the forgotten portage" by Tom Maccagno; a copy of 1915 "An act to incorporate the Athabasca and Fort Vermilion Railway Company"; information on Lac La Biche's 200th Anniversary in 1998; 1913 "An act to incorporate the Athabasca Club"; newspaper articles regarding Athabasca from the Calgary News Telegram, Calgary Albertan, and Edmonton Journal. There are also articles about Alex Stratton, Athabaska Investment Co., 1911; NWMP report mentioning Constable Hubert Thorne; excerpts from "Journal Notre Dame Des Victoires, Lac La Biche".

Maccagno, Tom

Toni Ross collection

  • CA PAA paa-7318
  • Collection
  • Copied 1974

Collection consists of copied photographs dating circa (ca.) 1900-1955 that were collected for use in her book, <em>Oh! The Coal Branch</em>. The photographs were borrowed by Toni Ross from various photographers, including Charles Lee, and they depict various people, views, buildings, machinery and accidents in mining towns such as Edson, Luscar, Cadomin and Mountain Park, Alberta. The collection also includes captions for the photographs and a book of ration coupons, likely from the 1940s.

Ross, Toni

Mark Young Stark family papers

  • Collection
  • 1812-[ca. 1878] predominant after 1833

Most of the records consist of letters written to Mark Young Stark and his wife, Agatha, in Dundas. Correspondents include friends and family in Scotland or friends and colleagues in Upper Canada. Of the Scottish letters, those from Stark’s stepmother (Mary Bannatyne) and aunt (Grace Young) are the most numerous. Some letters predate Stark’s immigration to Canada in 1833. Other letters were written to his wife and to their daughter, Mary Ann, after Stark’s death in 1866. Topics addressed in the letters revolve around personal and family news but occasionally touch on current events, including politics and ecclesiastical affairs.

Stark, Mark Young

Wayne K.D. Davies collection

  • CA PAA paa-7865
  • Collection
  • 1989

The collection consists of photocopies of two original letters and then photocopies of translations by Eleanor Aubrey of letters, originally dating 1933 to 1935, to John Bodvan (Bodfan) Anwyl, a Congregational minister, lexicographer and author in Wales, from Rev. Thomas Edward Jeffreys. Jeffreys had studied to become a minister, but as he had little chance of becoming a minister as he was becoming deaf, he left for Canada in 1905 and homesteaded in the Ponoka area. Beginning in 1921 until 1939, other than three years he spent in Calgary, Alberta, he was the minister at Magic Field, as well as Climax and Eureka.

Davies, Wayne K.D.

University of Alberta. Cameron Library collection

  • EDM edm-1685
  • Collection
  • 1953 - 1978

This collection consists of a variety of materials collected by the Cameron library and relating to the City of Edmonton. The collection includes a 1954 Christmas Card from the Edmonton Eskimos football team; and a manuscript biography of Richard, Jane and Arthur Whiteside, the first minister of the First Methodist Church in Edmonton; assorted papers and brochures relating to: the Al Rashid Mosque; Bob Bradburn of CJCA radio; the Coliseum and the Omniplex projects; Dominion Folk Festival; Downtown Edmonton and Radioland weekly guides; Edmonton Chamber of Commerce; Edmonton District Labour Council; Edmonton Aquarium Society; Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues; Edmonton Fish and Game Association; the Edmonton Monastery of the Sisters Adorers of the Precious Blood; Communion tickets for Mrs. Peckham; Ukrainian Canadians; the circus in Edmonton; YWCA history; a copy of The Olympus, the arts magazine of Harry Ainley High School; and 3 photographs of an Edmonton May-Day parade ca. 1939.

University of Alberta: Cameron Library

Enticing a Bite of History Cookbook collection

  • CA JAS jas-1761
  • Collection
  • 1988

The collection contains original sketches by local artists for the various sections of the cookbook "Enticing" and a copy of the cookbook which was published by the Jasper-Yellowhead Historical Society in 1989.

Enticing a Bite of History Cookbook

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