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William Parker fonds
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CA GLEN glen-1816
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- Parker, William
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12.5 cm of textual records. -- 45 photographs
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The fonds consists of diaries (1874-1905), correspondence (1871-1882), and manuscript of his reminiscences. Includes some personal correspondence of brother, Harry Parker. RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Blackfoot, James "Slim Jim" Brooks, Churchill River, Cochrane Ranche, Cree, Fort Macleod, Fort Pelly, Fort Pitt, grasshoppers, liquor traffic, Marquess of Lorne, Harry Parker, Pelican Narrows, Qu'Appelle, and Turtle Lake.
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchased from Captain William R. Parker, 1970.
Language of material
- The material is in English.
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Parker's reminiscences and parts of his letters have been published in William Parker, Mounted Policeman / edited by Hugh Dempsey. - Edmonton : Glenbow-Alberta Institute in association with Hurtig, 1973.
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The originals are restricted due to fragile condition. Photocopies, typed transcripts, and scans are available for research purposes.
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http://www.glenbow.org/collections/search/findingAids/archhtm/parker.cfm<br>Inventory available. Please consult before requesting material.
Record No. M 934;PA 1216;NA 2235<br><br>
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- Parker, William (Subject)