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Zephirin Malhiot fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-3851
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1927-1930]

The fonds consists of his memoirs, "Seventy Years of Growth with Canada", relating to the years from 1904 to 1927, and including pages 353 to 667, and chapters 67 to 98.

Malhiot, Zephirin

Zahava Hanan fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-3483
  • Fonds
  • 1926-1997, predominant 1971-1993

The fonds consists of legal records, correspondence and Energy Resources Conservation Board hearings relating to Zahava Hanan's dispute with Imperial Oil.

Hanan, Zahava

W.S. Applegate fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-139
  • Fonds
  • 1939-1946

The fonds consists of share certificate, petroleum and natural gas lease, a letter to Grease Creek Petroleums and a royalty certificate.

Applegate, W.S.

W.J. Oliver fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-1791
  • Fonds
  • 1890-1960, predominant 1920s-1940s

The fonds consists of photographs of Calgary streets, events, institutions, personalities and businesses including Calgary Brewing and Malting Company (1906-1944); the Calgary Stampede, events and contestants, and native peoples (1910s-1940s); outdoor activities in Vermilion Lakes, Waterton, Banff and Jasper taken for the Parks Branch (1928-1936); the Oliver family and the Diamond L ranch (1890, 1910-1944); Lerner hunting trips to Africa, southeast Asia and Alaska (1936-1939); and farms, ranches and the oil industry in the Calgary area (1910s-1920s). Includes maps produced for Oliver by his guide, Ralph Rink, for his photographic expedition from Lake Louise to Jasper (1928); and miscellaneous business letterheads and share certificates.

Oliver, W.J.

Willmore Wilderness Park fonds

  • CA HINT hint-4
  • Fonds
  • 1993-2003

The fonds consists of journal records of visitors to the Eagle's Nest and Summit Lake backcountry cabins. The journals contain entries by hikers,backcountry skiiers, Conservation Officers, Wardens and horse riders. The entries include thoughts, diary entries, housekeeping notes, weather reports and animal sightings.

Willmore Wilderness Park

William Stewart Herron fonds

  • CA PAA paa-8237
  • Fonds
  • 1911-1978

The fonds consists of William Stewart Herron's records relating to his involvement in the development of the Turner Valley oil field and includes correspondence, leases and assignments of lease, stock certificates, and legal agreements. The fonds includes a 1937 portrait of William Stewart Herron by Nicholas de Grandmaison. Records dating after W.S. Herron's death include a CFAC radio broadcast about Okalta Oils Limited, publications and newspaper articles, and a 1978 agreement between H.F. Herron and Thelma Cameron, who was commissioned by Herron to assemble and correlate the material about his father.

Herron, William Stewart

William Rossing fonds

  • CA PAA paa-7826
  • Fonds
  • 1922-1968

The fonds consists of a school certificate, identification card, bank books, tax information, Farm Record Books, United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited certificates, mining agreements and correspondence, records relating to his shares in Slave Lake Copper Mines Limited, assorted membership cards and licenses, personal correspondence and newspaper clippings, a map of Alscope Exploration Limited in Canada and a film of family life in the 1950s. The fonds also includes negatives of Yellowknife, campsites, and airplanes, and photographs of mining, camps, agricultural activities, and airplanes.

Rossing, William

William Pearce fonds

  • CA UOFA uofa-35
  • Fonds
  • 1858-1930

Fonds consists of these series: I Agriculture and forestry (1886-1929). Includes bulletins; correspondence; memoranda. II Calgary (1884-1929). Relates mainly to city administration; educational institutions; parks; planning; services. III Commissions (1894-1921). Relates mainly to the Railway Rates Commission; the Economic and Development Commission. Includes data from 1867. IV Department of the Interior (1881-1929). Relates mainly to correspondence with other officials of the Department. V Historical (1902-1928). Includes correspondence, draft manuscripts and research material (some from 1875-1912) collected for a history of the Canadian North-West. V Irrigation (1890-1927). Includes or relates to general irrigation matters; North-West Irrigation Act; irrigation projects; irrigation associations; private irrigation correspondence; maps. VI Letterbooks (1883-1891). Relates to general business matters; land claims. VII Miscellaneous (1889-1926). Includes clippings; publications. VIII Mountain parks (1887-1925). Relates to their establishment; draft regulations regarding publicity; protection of the Rocky Mountain parks. IX Natural resources and industrial development (1887-1928). Relates in part to coal, gas, oil, petroleum and water power. X Personal and family (1883-1928). Relates to business investments; church matters; education; employment; family matters; finances; health; legal affairs; politics; real estate. XI Personal correspondence (1885-1929). XII Photographs (1858-1902). Persons and places in western Canada; collected, not created by Mr. Pearce (105 images). XIII Settlement (1880-1927). Includes or relates to the Department of the Interior; Canadian Pacific Railway Company; personal files; maps. XIV Statistics (1912-1926). Relates mainly to municipal finances on the prairies; a comparison of certain demographic, social, and economic features of northern and southern Alberta. XV Surveys (1878-1928). Includes or relates to career papers; Department of the Interior; Canadian Pacific Railway Company; surveyors associations; legislation; history of surveys; maps. XVI Transportation (1884-1930). Relates mainly to railways; roads; navigable rivers and lakes.

Pearce, William

William Murphy fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-2892
  • Fonds
  • 1957-1971

The fonds consists of manuscript history of ranching, farming and mining in the Drumheller/Munson area; interview with Miller and Murphy families.

Murphy, William

William McCardell fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-1586
  • Fonds
  • 1938

The fonds consists of reminiscences, written in 1938, of Banff and area in the 1880s.

McCardell, William

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