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United Farmers of Alberta Politics and government*
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United Farmers of Alberta fonds

  • PAA paa-7099
  • Fonds
  • 1906-1949

The fonds consists of the records of the United Farmers of Alberta and includes the following sous-fonds: United Farm Women of Alberta sous-fonds, Junior Branch of the U.F.A. sous-fonds, United Farmers of Alberta Political Association sous-fonds, Bellcamp Local No. 135 sous-fonds, Earlie Local No. 607 sous-fonds, East Clover Bar local No.3 sous-fonds, Harmattan Local No. 1093 sous-fonds, Huxley to Granger District Association of the UFA and UWFA locals sous-fonds, Josephberg Local No. 500 sous-fonds, Lamont Local No. 589 sous-fonds, Longview Local No. 393 sous-fonds, Namao Local No. 18, Pearce Local No. 177 sous-fonds, Trochu Local No. 762 sous-fonds, Wimborne Local No. 1005 sous-fonds, and Winona Local No. 161 sous-fonds.

United Farmers of Alberta

United Farmers of Alberta fonds

  • GLEN glen-2317
  • Fonds
  • 1905-1975

The fonds consists of constitutions and bylaws, minutes (1913-1949 [on microfilm]), convention proceedings (1909-1949 [on microfilm]), briefs and submissions, newsclippings, and miscellany, of UFA, UFWA, and UFA Cooperative. Also consists of extensive photographs of conventions, boards of directors, personalities, events and buildings (1912-1975). Includes constitution, bylaws, minutes and correspondence of the Canadian Society of Equity (1905-1909); minutes (1906-1907) and membership roll (1908) of the Alberta Farmers' Association; and minutes and correspondence of the Bon Accord local (1905-1909). RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Alberta Wheat Pool, banks and banking, John E. Brownlee, George E. Church, Cooperative Commonwealth Federation (CCF), George G. Coote, Maj. C.H. Douglas, Farmers' Creditors Arrangement Act, Robert Gardiner, Edward J. Garland, Hutterites, Donald Macbeth Kennedy, Leonard D. Nesbitt, Norman F. Priestly, Alexander Ross, Social Credit, Alfred Speakman, Turgeon Royal Commission on Grain, Frederick J. White, and Henry Wise Wood.

Alberta Farmers' Association

Lorne Proudfoot fonds

  • GLEN glen-1902
  • Fonds
  • 1910-2008

The fonds consists of Lorne Proudfoot's personal papers; business records of his farm; and records of the governments, co-operative businesses, and organizations he was involved with. Includes corporate records of Buffalo Plains School District No. 2316 (1910-1916), the Village of Chinook (1913-1968), Chinook Consolidated School District No. 16 (1916-1961), Chinook Consolidated Snow Plow Club (1953-1970), Chinook Credit Union (1944-1945), Chinook Mutual Telephone Company (1935-1970), Chinook U.F.A. Co-op Local (1950-1963), Goose Lake Livestock Co-operative Ltd. (1941-1955), Handhills-Acadia Independent Political Association (1962-1970), Independent Electors of the Acadia-Coronation Constituency (1940-1944), Independent Political Association, Constituency of Acadia (1916-1917), Peyton School District No. 2855 (1913), Popular School District No. 2631 (1911-1916), Special Areas Lease Rental and Economic Committee (1960-1963), and Cereal Local of United Grain Growers Ltd. (formerly Cereal Local No. 53 of the Alberta Farmers' Co-operative Elevator Company Ltd., 1914-1947). Includes notes from caucus meetings (1934-1935) and records of the Members' Trust Fund (1928-1935) from Proudfoot's period as an MLA in the UFA government. Includes personal and estate papers of Martin S. Carscallen, John E. Cooley, George A. McDonald, Malcolm A. McTavish, and Theodor Middleton, for whom Proudfoot acted as executor, administrator, or trustee. Includes records of Proudfoot's own estate following his death. Includes most of the list of electors for Hand Hills-Acadia constituency (1963). RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Acadia Hotel (Chinook, Alta.), Acadia U.F.A. Co-operative Association, George and Ingeburg Aitken, Alberta Department of Agriculture, Alberta Department of Municipal Affairs, Alberta Government Telephones, Alberta Hail Insurance Board, Alberta Livestock Co-operative, Alberta Sheep Breeders' Association, Alberta Wheat Pool, Big Country Health Unit, Muriel and Bertin Bjorsbik, John Brownlee, Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers, Canadian National Railways, Canadian Utilities Ltd., Cereal Agricultural and Industrial Association, Cereal Hospital, John C. Charyk, Harry Chiliak, Chinook Cemetery, Chinook Restaurant, Cooley Bros. Garage, Co-terminous Boundary Commission (Alta. : 1953-1956), Lyall Curry, Eastern Alberta Wool Growers Association, Esler Hospital Society, Edgar Gerhart, Gospel Chapel of Youngstown, E. L. Gray, Hanna Municipal Hospital, Imperial Building Supplies Ltd., George Johnston, Russell Johnston, Laughlin School, London, Liverpool & Globe Insurance Co., O. S. Longman, J. F. Lymburn, Mah brothers' restaurant, Ernest Manning, J. V. H. Milvain, Royal Commission on Education (Alta. : 1958), Service Garage, Lee Sims, Southern Alberta Sheep Breeders, J. K. Sutherland Memorial Scholarship, Union of Alberta Municipalities, Western Stock Growers' Association, Youngstown-Cereal Rural Electrification Association.

Proudfoot, Lorne