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Battle Creek, Ranch Style Gate

Item consists of: 1 nitrate negative of a ranch style gate adorned with antlers. The sign on the gate reads Battle Creek (the rest is illegible).

Hope Hargrave Michael fonds

  • CA MED med-510
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1783-2001]; predominantly 1894-2001

The fonds consists of: Eight Series:;1. Hope Michael and her family. -- 1908-[ca. 2001]. -- 65 cm of textual records. -- 9 photograph albums;Series consists of: folders containing information on the Sissons family, Nancy & John Fulton, Lorna & Bob Butler, Mary & Rod Harle, John Hargrave, Hope H. Michael, JH Ranch History, Family Recipes, Royal Antler Ranch, Will Hargrave, various friends, St. John's Presbyterian Church, Harry Hargrave Jr., Harry Hargrave Sr., random family members, and Muriel & Joe Gilchrist; three boxes of family letters, photo albums, and family portraits and photographs. 2. Hope Michael's genealogy and family history research. -- [ca. 1783]-2001. -- 1.23 m of textual records. -- 1 audio cassette;Series consists of: genealogical and family history research on the Marlatts, the Sissons, the Whimsters, and the Hargraves; Medicine Hat Genealogical Society material; family portraits. 3. Literary Club material. -- 1911-1967. -- 39 cm of textual records;Series consists of: various Medicine Hat Literary Club material; literary papers written by Hope H. Michael and Mary W. Hargrave. 4. Hope Michael's Teaching Career. -- 1931-[ca. 1989]. -- 13 cm of textual records;Series consists of: school pictures of Hope H. Michael; various documents regarding Hope's retirement; clippings and various documents regarding Hope's teaching career. 5. Mary Whimster Hargrave. -- 1894-1977. -- 52 cm of textual records;Series consists of: clippings taken by Mary W. Hargrave regarding various family members; negatives and photographs; various appointment books; material from the Banff School of Fine Arts; family letters; documents regarding Mary W. Hargrave's death; mementos saved by Mary W. Hargrave. 6. Medicine Hat Historical Society material. -- [196-?]-1990. -- 13 cm of textual records;Series consists of: Medicine Hat Historical Society material; documents regarding Hope H. Michael's Heritabe Merit Award; documents regarding Hope H. Michael's life membership to the Medicine Hat Historical Society. 7. Bert Hargrave material. -- 1956-[ca. 1990]. -- 13 cm of textual records;Series consists of: folders containing information on Bert's government career, Bert's military career, Bert's ranching career, Bert's Honourary degree, and Bert's death. 8. Photographs. -- [ca. 1880]-1999. -- 383 photographs. -- 541 negatives;Series consists of: various photographs of the Hargraves, the Whimsters, the Marlatts, and other random family members from various locations in North America and Europe. Photographs were taken of scenery, people, buildings, family vacations, holidays, and things regarding family history.

Michael, Hope Hargrave

Elder family fonds

  • CA MED 780
  • Fonds
  • 1863-1982; predominant 1920-1949

Fonds consists of: Elder Family tree beginning in 1735 (195-?); Birth Certificate for Margaret Lowson Gordon (1868); Birth Certificate for James Elder (1863); Indenture Certificate for James Elder (1878); Letters from George Stephan to George Elder (1885 and 1889); Birth Certificate for George Gordon Elder (1894); James Elder Citizen Certificate (1898); Account ledger for George Fyfe Elder (1890); Cemetery documents from Maggie Elder (1899); Teacher's letter to Mrs. Elder (1922); Marriage certificate for George Elder and Emmeline Zeigler (1925); 50th Anniversary Programme for Medical Arts Clinic (1977); Photocopies of service record for Dr. Elder (198-?); Certificate for leaving RCAF for Dr. Elder (1945); Ration Book issued to G.G. Elder (194-?); Passport for G.G. Elder with vaccination record (1961); Dr. Elder's funeral programme (1962); Notes about tapestry "Naming of Medicine Hat" by Mrs. Elder (1940-194-?); Emmeline Elder's funeral programme (1982); Graduation exercises of Alexandra High School (1947); Donald Elder's baby book (1928-197-?); Festival of Choirs programme (1960); photographs of the Elder family, including views of their home on Second Street (192-? - 196-?)

Elder family fonds

Roy Wilson fonds

  • CA MED 389
  • Fonds
  • 1873-1985

The fonds consists of: a history of the Medicine Hat Court House, by Edward Mills (1976); programs and syllabae (32) from the Medicine Hat Rotary Music Festival (1956-1984), incomplete; program for the Stars of the Festival Concert, 24th Annual Rotary Music Festival (1979); program for the Provincial Festival of the Alberta Music Festival Association (1983); petition from squatters living in Medicine Hat Coulee (1882); list of CPR Townsite owners (1885-1897); petition protesting policies of John Niblock (1894); correspondence protesting the policies of John Niblock (1894), and covering letter to Roy Wilson (1983); excerpts from Lewis B. Cochran diary (1902-1941); biography of Colin Cochran (undated); correspondence concerning Michael Leonard, from Roy Wilson (1984); personal research papers (5) entitled "Community in Crisis-Medicine Hat 1891-1898" (undated), "Dear Old Golden Rule Days" (undated), "The Cultural Life of a Prairie Community-Medicine Hat 1883-1903" (undated), "Medicine Hat, the Sporting Town 1883-1905" (undated), "Medicine Hat 1882-1889 Beginnings of a Prairie Community" (1985); student research papers (6) entitled "St. John's Presbyterian Church in Medicine Hat: The Role of the Church in Early HIstory", by Larry Boswell (undated), "A Study of Chinese in Medicine Hat", by Neil Ward (1980), "St. Theresa's Academy: The Death of an Institution", by Bob Derval (1982), "An Introduction to the History of Bow Island", by Sheila Stearns (1982), "A Decade of Law Enforcement, The NWMP 1883-1983", by Sherri Robinson (undated), "History of Policing in the Community of Medicine Hat 1899-1925", by Erica Seitz (undated); index to events as recorded in the Medicine Hat Times & News 1885-1905, by Roy Wilson (undated); binder containing student essays (8) entitled "34 SFTS", by Rob Lerner (1984), "The Forgotten People", by Patricia Anhorn (undated), "The Two Sided Triangle", by Brent Schorr (1984), "Too Many, Too Soon", by Doug Trieber (1984), "The History of the Empress Theatre", by Shari English (undated), "The Commercial and Structural Growth of Swift Current from Railroad Hamlet to City 1882-1914", by Tom Waters (1984), "Zion United Church", by Dave Mikuliak (undated), "Irvine - Some Special Citizens Views of it's Growth and Development", by Bonnie Sanders (undated); duo-tang folder of student essays (5) entitled "Social Statistics, Family Housing and Settlement in selected areas of the S.E. Hill 1903-1925", by Trudi Henderson (1985), "The Effect of the Spanish Influenza", by Toni Maier (1985), "Dontianen: The Tom Sukanen Story", by Rob Poole (1985), "The Bohnet Family-In Search of a New Start", by Rocky Bohnet (1985), "Blissful Ignorance: The POW [Prisoner of War] Camp 132, Medicine Hat", by Carol Sommer Eng (1985); article entitled "Through Memories Windows" as told to Mary Sophia Desmarais by her uncle George William Sanderson (undated); written report on the "State of Affairs in the Northwest" by Edward McKay (1873); one stock binder from Domglass (1944); binder of biographical notes of early Medicine Hat residents (undated); collected CPR research materials (1992); image of Dr. Roy Wilson; 1 audio cassette interview with Dr. Roy Wilson (1984); ; Trophy Book for the Rotary Music Festival (1968-1981); information for the "Stars of the Festival" pamphlet (1975).

Roy Wilson (family)

Beth LaDow fonds

  • CA MED 760
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1877 - 1920]

The fonds consists of: 32 oral history audio cassettes, research notes, articles, portions of copied publications, census and homestead records for Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Montana, historical reports, reminiscences and historical accounts (including copies of diaries), source notes and bibliographic data, illustrations, and maps.

LaDow, Beth

Esplanade Archives Advertising collection

  • CA MED 818
  • Fonds
  • 1880-2010

Contains various menus, two-dimensional advertiques, letterheads, logos, flyers, brochures, pamphlets, and other print related advertising mediums.

Esplanade Archives, collector

Henry Brier family fonds

  • CA MED med-657
  • Fonds
  • 1883-[ca. 1980]

The fonds consists of:
Images of family members of the Brier family.
Letters between Eva Poulton and future husband Arthur Brier while Eva was nursing at hospital in Shaunavon SK [ca. 1938]
Various Mason certificates, held by Harry Brier
Ribbon bookmark (likely meant for a family bible), memorializing Jonathan, husband of Katie Brier (1913)
Eva Poulton's notebook from her studies as a nursing student at Medicine Hat School of Nursing
Correspondence to Arthur and Eva from various family and friends [ca. 1950-1980]
Harry Brier's will and supporting documentation
Correspondence to Mr. Harry Brier (Jr.), largely in regards to Brier Land Company
4 documents re: land -- Brier Land Company (1904-1913)
Vital Statistics documents such as birth certificate, obituaries, wedding and birth announcements etc.
Various bank deposit slips, receipts etc [ca. 1914 - 1955]
Tax info (1937-1941)
Poems from friends, to Henry and Arthur (1896 - ca. 1917)
Girl Guide book, notes ets, belonged to Eva Brier 1952
Letters re: Harry Brier's employment, including 1919 letter of reference form Medicine Hat Pump and Brass, making munitions and 1944 retirement from CPR in 1944.

Brier, Henry

Cavan family fonds

  • CA MED 776
  • Fonds
  • 1884-1942; predominantly 1887.

1 birth certificate for Henry Cavan (issued 1893).

Cavan (family)

Fred Forster family fonds

  • CA MED med-600
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1885]-1943

The fonds consists of images of the foreman of 76 Stair Ranch and family members, plus Medicine Hat civic and social events at the turn of the 20th century.

Forster, Fred

Garnet George Trimble family fonds

  • CA MED 787
  • Fonds
  • 1886-1922; predominant 1915-1919

The fonds consists of: 17 photos of the Trimble family and 15 manuscript files (5 cm). The manuscript files include: Margaret Trimble's (nee White) diary, Margaret Trimble's calling card, a partial short story; list of birth, death, and marriage dates for the Trimble family, a short biographical write up about John A. Trimble, program for Fifth Avenue United Church Unveiling of the Memorial Tablet, Cora Trimble's teaching documents (4), a post card written by Garnet Trimble while at Sarcee Camp, 7 letters written by Garnet Trimble while serving overseas (WWI), and copies of Garnet Trimble's military records.

Trimble, Garnet George (family)

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