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20 Mile Post Historical Society fonds

  • CA MED med-413
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1883]-1989

The fonds consists of: history submissions regarding the family, the town of Irvine and surrounding districts, maps (11), and materials contributing to the writing of "A New Beginning" (1983-1989); images of various scenes in Irvine, Alberta.

The 20 Mile Post Historical Society

76 Ranch fonds

  • CA MED med-732
  • Fonds
  • 1888 - 1904

This fonds contains records from the Canadian Land and Ranch Company and the Canadian Agricultural Coal and Colonization Company, both companies who at one time owned the 76 Ranch enterprise.

76 Ranch

10509 -- 100th Avenue collection

  • PAA paa-9259
  • Collection
  • 1965

The collection consists of four photographs of a building located at 10509- 100th Avenue in Edmonton, Alberta taken by an unknown photographer.

A. Clayton Milroy fonds

  • PAA paa-6701
  • Fonds
  • Copied 1971-1977

Collection consists of records dating 1912-1973 and includes a report on the Canada Land and Irrigation Company Limited, which contains maps and photographs of areas in Medicine Hat, Alberta, a report entitled The Lost Mine of the Saskatchewan, and a brief history of Medicine Hat. Fonds also includes various photographs relating to engineering, railroads, land and irrigation, and farming.

Milroy, A. Clayton

A.E. Cox family fonds

  • GLEN glen-731
  • Fonds
  • 1885-1973, predominant 1885-1913

The fonds consists of A.E.'s teaching certificates and agreements, and homestead documents; photographs of the Willock and Cox families, and Pincher Creek area and personalities; recorded reminiscences of Mabel Cox Sykes about her family and nursing (1973); and A.E.'s extensive correspondence as Dominion Land sub-agent (1897- 1907) and as agent for the Calgary and Edmonton Land Company (1899-1911). Includes minutes of the Ancient Order of United Workmen, Castle View Lodge No. 43 (1903-1905). Also includes list of lands for sale on the Peigan reserve (1913).

Cox, A.E. Sykes, Mabel Cox

Abe Reimer fonds

  • JAS jas-2577
  • Fonds
  • 1882-1979, predominant 1916-1950

The fonds consists of documents and photographs relevant to Abe Reimer and his family. Included is a series regarding Abe Reimer's guide and outfitting business and homestead in Tete Jaune, British Columbia (1930-1944). Contained in this series is correspondence with friends, family, various clients, taxidermy companies and supply companies. Also included are lumbering permits, hand drawn maps, war saving stamps, invoices and receipts for purchases, letterhead and stationary, newspaper and magazine articles, licenses, registrations and income tax forms. One file also contains information regarding Abe's Crown Land grants in the Tete Jaune area. Also in this fonds is correspondence received by Mary Thorsen from friends and family (1927-1933) and documents pertaining to Charles Milner family (1904-1950). The fonds also contains many photographs. Included is Zip Long's photo album (1916-1927), Abe Reimer's photo album [1910-1930] and several series' of photographs. Topics covered are agriculture, guiding and outfitting, backcountry travel; camp scenes, hunting, Milner Dairy, transportation, rodeos, quarries and logging. Many of the photographs also depict family and friends including: Abe Reimer and family members; Zip Long and her brothers Bert and Fabe; Mary (Thorsen) Reimer and brother Art Thorsen; Charlie Milner; the Randall family; Ray Scott; Bruce Otto; Ma and Pa Scott, Art Adams and others.

Reimer, Abe

Abraham Goldberg fonds

  • JHSE jhse-134
  • Fonds
  • 1998 - 2002

The fonds consists of materials collected and created by Abraham Goldberg and JAHSENA from 1998-2002, including an autobiography, a Negev dinner program and photographs, as well as an autobiographical book by Mr. Goldberg.

Goldberg, Abraham

Adrien Clément La Rivière fonds

  • PAA paa-7917
  • Fonds
  • 1904-1917

The material consists of records from the estate of Adrien Clément La Rivière and includes a share certificate for the Dunvegan Townsite Company, Limited, a contract agreement between Adrien and the Hudson's Bay Company, correspondence and reports about railways for Grouard, prospecting for the Edmonton Stock Yards Company, Limited, a Grouard Board of Trade pamphlet, cheques, financial statement for the town of Grouard, notes, a letter from secretary-treasurer of Grouard, a nominal roll of recruits from Edmonton for the 233rd Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force and a photograph of Peace River at Dunvegan with Adrien in foreground.

La Rivière, Adrien Clément

Agnes Richards fonds

  • RED red-2912
  • Fonds
  • 1915-1992

The fonds consists of Agnes Richards's personal correspondence (ca. 1952-ca. 1962), drafts of historical articles and books, correspondence and collected news clippings, programs, newsletters, etc., relating to pioneer families, Red Deer, Horn Hill, Sylvan Lake, Blackfalds, Lacombe, the Clearview Women's Institute, Alta Rebekah Lodge, Gaetz Memorial United Church, Horn Hill United Church, and Horn Hill School

Richards, Agnes E.

Albers family fonds

  • PAA paa-6526
  • Fonds
  • 1982-1996

The fonds consists of a research paper covering the period 1781-1990, edited by the Albers family, on the history of the Svenskbybo-people. It also includes a detailed genealogy of the Albers family and it holds a few family members' memoirs on World War II and farming life in Alberta. These memoirs were transcribed from audiotaped interviews not preserved by the family.

Albers family

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