The fonds consists of general correspondence (1906-1954); correspondence regarding land sales and purchases (1903-1953), and the Suffield and Vauxhall townsites (1903-1953); and payment collection correspondence and reports (1924-1954). Includes farm and grazing leases (1917-1959); crop records (1943-1945); hay permits (1917-1953); engineering, land, progress and financial reports (1914- 1949); water agreements (1917-1954); easements (1919-1921); tax records (1924-1951); and weather reports (1885-1924). Also includes statutory declarations (1921-1941); general ledgers (1908-1915, 1921-1922); land sale register (1912-1920); cost ledger (1937-1946); and photographs of Vauxhall and Suffield areas (ca. 1920), and CLI Co. staff and equipment (1913-1921). RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Aberdeen Angus cattle, Alberta Railway and Irrigation Co., Alberta Sheep Breeders' Association, Francis Percival Aylwin, E. James Bennett, Blackfoot reserve, C.J. Brierley, Canadian Pacific Railway lands and tracks, Christian Community of Universal Brotherhood, Clydesdale horses, Dead Horse Coulee, Doukhobors, Enchant Irrigation District, Expanse Coulee, Eyremore Irrigation District, German-American Colonization Co., Grand Forks Cattle Co., Grantham, F.W. Hanna, Vivian Harcourt, David Walker Hays, Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) lands, Industrial Workers of the World, Percy Love, Lucerne Stock Farms, J.D. McArthur, McIntyre Ranching Co., Maunsell Brothers, Medicine Hat, Milo Irrigation District, Capt. Deuzil Onslow Cochrane Newton, New West Irrigation District, North Enchant Irrigation District, North Retlaw Irrigation District, Ogilvie Flour Mills, petroleum industry, Sir William Plender, Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration (PFRA), Retlaw, Guy Tracey Robins, Robins Irrigation Co., Ronalane, Shire horses, Sir Clifford Sifton, Southern Alberta Gas Co., John Steinbrecker, Strathmore, Sundial Irrigation District, swine, Taber Extension Irrigation District, Gordon Tansley, Travers Irrigation District, weather reports, weeds, Western Canada Irrigation Association, Western Canada Land Co., Western Canadian Natural Gas, Light, Heat and Power Co., and wheat.