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        A. Lawrence Berry fonds
        PR0641 · Fonds · Copied 1973

        Fonds consists of negatives dating after 1915 and before 1936, depicting bush pilots, planes, a homestead, and a field hospital (includes nurse Eileen Johnson). Fonds also includes photographs of certificates inscribed to Arthur Massey (Matt) Berry.

        Berry, A. Lawrence
        Alex Miller fonds
        PR0129 · Fonds · 1979-1981

        The fonds consists of video records of Rellim Productions and has been divided into the following series: “Fliers Pioneering Canadian Aviation” records, “Jazz Unlimited” records, “Air Shows in Western Canada” records, and “Enoch Indian Days (Stony Indian Reserve)” records [of Enoch Cree Nation].

        Miller, Alex
        Archie Jamieson fonds
        PR2498 · Fonds · [between 1936 - 1940]

        The fonds consists of images owned by Archie Jamieson featuring airplanes chartered to fly from Edmonton to Althona Mine at Goldfields, Saskatchewan circa 1936 to 1940.

        Jamieson, Archie
        Archie McMullen fonds
        PR1420 · Fonds · 1925-1984

        The fonds consists of logbooks, Archie McMullen's Second World War pilot's license, correspondence, certificates, Archie's Canadian Pacific Air Lines employment record, air route data, a wedding invitation, a Christmas card, a diary, scripts, newspaper clippings about the Ceiling and Visibility Unlimited Club (CAVU), McMullen family genealogy, photographs of planes, destinations, Archie McMullen, friends and family, a broadcast about Archie McMullen's career, and films of Archie's travel in the North and a family holiday to the Rocky Mountains which includes some footage of the 1939 Royal Visit.

        McMullen, Archie
        PR3919 · Collection · [19--]

        The fonds consists of nine lantern slides that were potentially created as promotional images for Canadian Pacific Railway in the early 20th century. The images depict CPR employees, trains, interiors of train cars, and a biplane.

        Unknown donor
        PR2437 · Fonds · 1940-1992

        The fonds consists of records maintained, collected, and created by the Ceiling and Visibility Unlimited Club, including by-laws, minutes, financial records, reports, correspondence, membership lists, and a scrapbook.

        Ceiling and Visibility Unlimited
        Charles Eymundson fonds
        PR3659 · Fonds · 1911-1963

        The fonds consists of photographs taken by either Charles Eymundson or his son, Romeo, between 1911 and 1963, digitized copies of these photos on four DVD-Rs, and a newsletter from St. John the Baptist’s Church in Fort McMurray.

        The photos depict subjects, events, and locations from across northern Alberta and some locations in Saskatchewan. Locations include Fort Chipewyan, Lesser Slave Lake, Cascade Rapids, McKenzie River, Lake Athabasca, White Mud Canyon, Waterways, Fort McMurray, Athabasca River, Goldfields (Saskatchewan), Edmonton, Brownvale, Slave River, and Embarras.

        Events and subjects depicted in the photos include the Dr. Karl Clark oil sands expedition of 1929, Waterways floods of 1936 and 1963, the Dr. August Sandberg expedition of 1911, the poet Robert Service, the Athabasca Fire Brigade, Hudson’s Bay Company posts, water transportation, hunting and trapping, the crash site of CF-ARI (January, 1940), airplanes and airfields, dog sleds, work crews, American military forces in Waterways during the Second World War, forest fires, and other facets of daily life in northern Alberta. There are also several images of Eymundson family members and friends or associates of the family.

        Eymundson, Charles
        Community Involvement series
        PR0360.0005 · Series · 1959-2011
        Part of Stout family fonds

        Series is of Monte Stout’s involvement with several organizations including the Alberta Aviation Museum Association, Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame, and the Northern Alberta Pioneers' and Old Timers' Association. Material includes board minutes, annual reports, oral history project, nominations, correspondence, programs, stickers, business cards, newsletters, research, articles, and stories. Photographs and negatives are of aircraft, hangars, members of organizations, awards ceremonies, and The Old Timers’ cabin. Videocassettes are interviews with aviators and those involved in World War II, while microcassettes are recordings of council meetings, an interview, and NRC [Nomination Review Committee] meetings.

        D'Arcy McLeod fonds
        PR1961 · Fonds · [1938 - 1946]

        The fonds consists of primarily of aerial images of Edmonton taken by D'Arcy McLeod (with two taken by the United States Air Force), and includes images of the construction of the Hudson's Bay Company building on Jasper Avenue, the Macdonald Hotel, the Legislative buildings, other Edmonton buildings, the river valley, airplanes and a Victory in Europe (V.E.) Day parade.

        McLeod, D'Arcy
        Eric Huestis fonds
        PR0972 · Fonds · [ca. 1922]

        The fonds consists of copied images at the High River Air Station originally from about 1922, of a Hucks Starter, airplanes, airmen, and the Air Station.

        Huestis, Eric
        Events Edmonton fonds
        PR3044 · Fonds · 1968, [Copied 1968]

        The fonds consists of materials related to the Klondike Days Fly-In, an event celebrating bush pilots and aviation in Alberta, created by Events Edmonton, formerly the Klondike Days Association of Edmonton. The fonds includes posters celebrating the event as well as copies of clippings from various publications documenting the history of aviation and bush pilots in Alberta.

        Events Edmonton
        PR2506 · Collection · 1966

        The collection consists of material created by the City of Lethbridge in commemorating the first flight over the Canadian Rockies in 1919 by pilot Captain Ernest C. Hoy including two formal invitations for the City of Lethbridge luncheon proceeding the ceremony to unveil a plaque, an official program, photographs, and newspaper clippings dating from 1966.

        Unknown donor
        G. H. (Mike) Finland fonds
        PR1538 · Fonds · 1929-[1950]

        The fonds consists of copied and original photographs that pertain to the career of G.H. (Mike) Finland as a pilot with Cominco and includes images of airplane, float planes, camps, aerial views of towns, airplane construction and repair equipment, accidents, boats, buildings and First Nations women. Fonds also includes images of G.H. (Mike) Finland and various other pilots and an index with information about the photographs.

        Finland, G. H. (Mike)
        George T. Elliott fonds
        PR1032 · Fonds · 1925-1930

        Fonds consists of records relating the George T. Elliott's career as a pilot in the RCAF and includes four annotated photograph albums containing approximately 550 photographs which depict RCAF camps, including Camp Borden, Ontario and Lac Du Bonnet, Manitoba, pilots and other RCAF employees, planes, cockpits, machinery shops, hangars, parachuters, cars, buildings, a winter ambulance, pontoon planes and various plane crashes. Fonds also contains some farming scenes and aerial photographs of various places across Canada, including Banff and Lake Louise, Alberta, the Rocky Mountains, Ottawa, Niagra Falls, Toronto and Barrie, Ontario, and British Columbia, as well as aerial views of forest fires.

        Elliott, George T.
        Hazel McCardell fonds
        PR0673 · Fonds · [18-]-1976

        Fonds consists of the personal papers of Hazel McCardell and includes music scores, poems, songs, newspaper clippings, greeting cards, diaries, an autograph book, articles, newsletters, correspondence, historical/biographical sketches, family histories, pamphlets, notices, a wedding invitation, tax receipts, journals, magazines, books, telegrams, an insurance policy, notes, returned cheques, negatives and photographs depicting family members and various people, views, buildings, airplanes, air pilots, street views, fires, and plane crashes, and cinefilms depicting home movies. Fonds includes many records pertaining to Hazel McCardell’s research of the Strang family, Jesse James Strang, and the Mormon community in St. James, Michigan, USA. Fonds also contains records pertaining to William McCardell’s service in the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Canadian Forestry Service.

        McCardell, Hazel
        H.C. Pegg fonds
        PR1725 · Fonds · [between 1943 and 1945]

        The fonds consists of images of H.C. Pegg in his R.C.A.F. uniform.

        Pegg, H.C.
        John Davids fonds
        PR1808 · Fonds · 1940-[198-]

        The fonds consists of the records of John Davids, pilot and amateur photographer, and primarily includes images reflecting his flying experiences in Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, the Yukon and the Northwest Territories; the images record the life and activities of a bush pilot for three decades, with an emphasis on aerial photography of geographical features, communities (where very few photographs were ever taken) and the oil industry in the field, which is well documented because of John's involvement with Canadian Gulf Oil flight crews. The fonds also includes John Davids' pilot's log books, pilot's licenses, a souvenir edition program commemorating the official opening of a new terminal at the Edmonton Municipal Airport, a certificate for his lifetime membership in the Edmonton Quarter Century in Aviation Club, correspondence, a copy of "Dominion Explorers Limited" (recollections of Stanley R. McMillan written by John Davids), a copy of John's article "A Bit About the Bush Era" and a biography of John Davids. The fonds also includes photographs and records created during Davids' time in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War.

        Davids, John
        Larry Langley fonds
        PR4009 · Fonds · 1956-1979

        The fonds consists of audio reels of interviews and radio programs that Langley produced during his career with the CBC. The topics of these recordings cover a wide array of subject matter, and include oral histories of Father Lacombe, First Nations, and Hutterite colonies. There are also interviews with members of the Edmonton Grads, on the construction of the Bighorn Dam, on the founding of the oil industry, and with Margaret Atwood. Also included are programs on Albertan aviation history.

        The film reels contain interviews and news reports featuring Langley over the course of his broadcast career in Saskatoon, Calgary, and Edmonton. These feature interviews with Bill Kenny of the vocal group the Ink Spots, singer Pearl Bailey, comedian Jack Benny, and news reports from the Calgary Stampede. There are also some home movies (including amateur short films and home movies of RCAF Squadron 418 events) and a reel of public service announcements from the federal Department of Health and Welfare.

        Langley, Larry
        Leigh Brintnell fonds
        PR1358 · Fonds · 1917-1977

        The fonds consists of magazines, magazine articles and newspaper clippings, photographs of family and friends, and airplanes, flights and destinations, certificates, programs and invitations, correspondence, presentations and speeches, photograph albums containing over 550 photographs of airplanes, aerials views, Indigenous peoples, and locations in Northern Alberta and the Northwest Territories including Aklavik and Great Bear Lake, and two transcription discs of CKUA programming about Northwest Industries Limited.

        Brintnell, Leigh
        Leslie Corness fonds
        PR3241 · Fonds · 1944-1997

        The fonds consists of photographs taken by Leslie Corness over the course of his work and travels from 1944 to 1997. Photographs were taken in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Northwest Territories, the US, England, Scotland, and in various countries in continental Europe. Some of the photographs are arranged into a scrapbook. Aviation is a prominent subject of many of the images, particularly those in accession PR2016.0052.

        Corness, Leslie
        Maria Bojarczuk fonds
        PR4039 · Fonds · [1942?]

        The fonds consists of photographs and negatives that depict subjects at No. 32 Elementary Flying Training School in Bowden, Alberta during the Second World War. Many of the subjects are identified and include images of Maria Bojarczuk, her friends, and students from the flight school as well as some local residents. There are extensive images of students, events, buildings, and equipment at the flight school.

        Bojarczuk, Maria
        Mary Harrington fonds
        PR3058 · Fonds · [ca. 1960] - 1991

        The fonds consists of material documenting the operation of Air Spray Ltd. created, collected, and arranged by Mary Harrington including films and transparencies capturing fire suppression and crop dusting performed by Air Spray Ltd during the 1960s; correspondence, licenses, photographs and clippings related to the operation of Air Spray collected by Mary Harrington dating from 1960 to 1969; Mary Harrington's correspondence related to the collection of Air Spray Ltd. materials; a copy of Western Wings (July 1961) published monthly by Wings Publishing Co. Ltd in Calgary; a souvenir program for "Edmonton's Centennial Air Show and Armed Forces Day" prepared by 700 (City of Edmonton) Wings, Royal Canadian Air Force Association to commemorate aviation in Alberta in 1967; an Alberta Forest Service Plan 1962 map used by Air Spray Ltd. during firefighting; and a cartoon strip regarding the construction of "Helmsworth Field" in 1960."

        Harrington, Mary
        PR3009 · Collection · [Copied 1966]

        The collection pertains to Matt Berry's and Wop May's careers as bush pilots and includes copied photographs circa 1930s to the 1940s featuring Matt Berry and Wop May as well as other individuals and subjects related to air travel in northern Alberta including Frank Harley (Berry's mechanic) carrying canoes, Cranberry Portage, airplanes, airplane wrecks, Bathhurst Inlet, Harry Hayter and Curtis Robine, Patsy Xlengenberg's residence on Wilmot Island, K.V. salvage operations on Lake Athabasca, McMurray airport construction, installing floats on an airplane, hand-made carriage and track for wood hauling on Boar Island, R.H. Channing Jr., Tom McCallum, Jack Stark, construction of the Yellowknife airport, Berens River, Jack Humble, members of the Royal Canadian Air Force, Bob McInnes, Frank Baragar, Bill Francis, Bob McInnes, Frank Baragar, Bill Francis, Ed Ballan (Berry's instructor), Curtis Jenny, and Ruby Henss.

        Berry, Matt
        Matt Berry fonds
        PR0672 · Fonds · 1904-1969

        The fonds consists of the records used, created, and maintained by Matt Berry pertaining to his personal and business life, and his career as a pilot including agendas/itineraries, agreements, annual reports, articles, articles of association, bills of sale, boring, drilling, and trenching records, budgets, business cards, correspondence, crew lists, diaries and daily journals, employment contracts, equipment inventories, expense accounts, financial records, flight logs, geological surveys, reports, and assessments, greeting cards, hand-drawn maps, historical/biographical sketches, income tax returns, insurance policies, invitations, iron prospecting permits, leases, mining equipment catalogues, an issue of Canadian Aviation magazine, maps depicting various areas in Alberta and British Columbia and Canada, including some mining areas, Masonic pamphlets, membership lists, memorandum, mineral claims, miner's licenses, minutes, newspaper clippings, notes, option agreements, ore analysis reports, organization charts, a pictorial book of the Inuit entitled The Far North, pamphlets, partnership agreements, permits, pilot's licenses, postcards, powers of attorney, press releases, programmes, progress reports, receipts, share certificates, site plans, syndicate agreements, telegrams, trust declarations, and wedding announcements. Fonds also includes 40 negatives, 30 copy negatives, 240 photographs, and 285 copy photographs depicting various people, views, buildings, mining areas, mining equipment, airplane accidents, airplane equipment, aerial views, rescue operations, boats, camps, Inuit camps, and Berry friends and family members. The fonds divides into three series: Personal records; Pilot records; Business records.

        Berry, Matt
        Muriel Shaw fonds
        PR1275 · Fonds · [ca. 1920]

        Fonds consists of photographs depicting a partially constructed plane in Edmonton, Alberta and pilots W. Bligh Shaw and W.R. (Wop) May. Also depicted in the photographs are Ted Field, James Bell, and Punch Dickens.

        Lynch-Staunton, Muriel
        Nino Frank Chiovelli fonds
        PR0044 · Fonds · 1953-2015

        The fonds consists of correspondence relating to ballooning activities, magazines on airships, geographical maps of Alberta, photos of balloons, publications on military air history, balloon bombs, war technology, flight regulations and weather conditions.

        The records contain photographs depicting Chiovelli and his company while in the military, model and full-size balloons, and Chiovelli as a child with a bear cub. They are labeled with events, many of the people present, and some dates. Included with these photos is a typed summary and context for the photographs with military subjects.

        Also included are editions of the journals and newsletters of the Edmonton Stamp Club, the Canadian Aerophilatelic Society, and the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada. Chiovelli collected all of these while a member of the clubs and societies.

        Chiovelli, Nino Frank
        PR2162 · Collection · [1920 – 1938]

        The collection consists of a home video of mountain scenery, waterfalls, and a family on a farm in winter dating from ca. 1932; a film advertising Kodak motion picture film with images of a California Shriner’s parade, aerial shots, a school parade, and a baseball game in Luscar dating from 1932; a film produced by Ducks Unlimited entitled “The Great Duck Factory” dating from ca. 1938; and the first five reels (out of a total of six) of "The Lone Eagle," a 1927 film directed by Emory Johnson about an American pilot's experiences with the Royal Flying Corps in France during the First World War.

        Provincial Museum of Alberta
        Raymond Collishaw fonds
        PR0970 · Fonds · 1916-1917

        The fonds consists of three images of three pages from Raymond Collishaw's Royal Naval Air Service logbook. The pages cover the periods of February 10 to April 28, 1916, June 16 to June 20, 1916, and June 1 to June 7, 1917

        Collishaw, Raymond
        Robert McKenzie fonds
        PR2150 · Fonds · 1917

        The fonds consists of 67 glass plate slides used for military education. Subjects include gunnery, engines, bombing, aerial photography, navigation, aviation, transport, and engine maintenance dating from 1915-1918. The fonds also contains images of World War I airplanes dating from 1917 – 1918.

        McKenzie, Robert
        Robert N. Thompson fonds
        PR1958 · Fonds · 1943-1968

        The fonds consists of published material, including pamphlets, newspaper articles, addresses and speeches, as well as photographs, all relating to Robert N. Thompson’s political career.

        Thompson, Robert N.
        Robert S. Niven fonds
        PR1818 · Fonds · 1929

        The fonds consists of photographs taken by Robert S. Niven, primarily taken on a Sunday visit to Calgary by airplane from Arrowwood, and includes images of an airplane, aerial views of the Bow River and Calgary, the oil derricks at Turner Valley, the Bow River at Arrowwood, an irrigation flume at Crossing Valley and workers along the railroad tracks.

        Niven, Robert S.
        Roger Tilton fonds
        PR4024 · Fonds · 1979-1982

        The fonds consists of release prints, negatives, and elements for two Roger Tilton productions: The Force and Pilots North.

        Tilton, Roger
        Ross LaLiberty fonds
        PR1332 · Fonds · [ca. 1929]

        The fonds consists of photographs and negatives of an airplane salvage operation, the salvage of a Canada Post Office airplane that had crashed and was frozen in ice, along with a photograph of a river and cliff and one of the Edmonton Municipal Airport and its parking lot.

        LaLiberty, Ross
        Service Records series
        PR0360.0002 · Series · 1930-2007
        Part of Stout family fonds

        Series contains records related to the service of Monte Stout, including newspaper clippings, correspondence, flights logs, flying articles, certificates and awards, Royal Canadian Air Force workbooks and textbooks, navigation maps, as well as photographs of the Royal Air Force, serviceman, airplanes, air photos, friends, and Monte Stout in uniform. The VHS videocassette is of C. H. ‘Punch’ Dickens at the 418 Squadron mess dinner receiving recognition.

        Sidney A. Smith fonds
        PR1329 · Fonds · [ca.1914]-1944

        The fonds consists of photographs of the First World War trenches in France, an unemployment march in Edmonton, the Edmonton Municipal Airport, the around the world trips of Captain W.V. Gorneau and Wiley Post, buildings burning, a Dawson Creek, British Columbia fire, and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth on their 1939 Royal Visit and postcards of the 1939 Royal Visit including the 19th Dragoons, the parade, the Royal Car, decorated Edmonton streets and the Legislature, Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Alaska highway construction and the Rossington flood.

        Smith, Sidney A.
        Stan McMillan fonds
        PR2037 · Fonds · [1928]-[before 1945]

        The fonds consists of films by Stan McMillan, with a few produced by Leigh Brintnell, about aviation, and includes the films about aviation in northern Alberta and northern Canada as well as the film "Wings over the North."

        McMillan, Stan
        Stout family fonds
        PR0360 · Fonds · 1876-2013

        The fonds is mainly composed of records that document different aspects of Monte Stout’s life, but also includes records of Clarence and Jessie Stout. The fonds consists of the diaries of Clarence Stout and Jessie Stout, cards and postcards, correspondence, newspaper clippings, drafts, wills and probates, genealogical records, citizenship documents, marriage and death certificates, an Alberta Inauguration speech, research, reports, agendas, minutes, properties and assets, leases and agreements, studies, surveys, plans, maps, oral histories, day planners, flight logs, R.C.A.F. workbooks and textbooks, school records, and yearbooks. Photographs, negatives, and slides are of Monte Stout’s R.C.A.F. service and activities, fellow servicemen, shipyards, offices, job sites, coworkers, airplanes, air photos, friends, family, and survey photos. Videocassettes are interviews with pilots and veterans and the cinefilm are home movies by Monte Stout of family, Edmonton, Calgary and Hay River.

        Stout family
        Wilfrid "Wop" May series
        PR0484.0001 · Series · 1916-2011
        Part of May family fonds

        The series includes articles, certificates, correspondence, programs, published volumes, and clippings related to the life and career of Wop May. Photographs, negatives, and slides are of Wop’s air force service, aviation career, life in Edmonton, the Edmonton city and rural Alberta landscapes, and travels. The CD-Rs are a three-volume set of “The Wop May Chronicles,” consisting of recordings of Wop May and the people that knew him.

        William Marsden fonds
        PR2637 · Fonds · 1904-2006

        The fonds consists of records that document multiple facets of Marsden’s life and work, including freelance photography, film production, his work as Alberta Film Commissioner, and several hobbies such as woodworking, sailing, and aviation.

        The freelance photography records include prints and negatives of Marsden’s work, including commissions and landscape stills. These records also include clippings of Marsden’s published work, correspondence related to his photography business, and awards.

        The film production records include scripts, production stills, and masters from several productions such as The Naked Flame, Okan (a Glenbow Foundation documentary on the Siksika Sun Dance), and Wings of Chance.

        The Film Industry Development records include correspondence with film producers across Canada and the United States, information files, reports on the Alberta film industry, and production stills and/or video copies of films shot in Alberta (including Unforgiven and Heaven and Earth).

        Marsden’s personal records include flight logs, photographs of woodworking projects (including sailboats and planes), plane-building project diaries, scrapbooks (including family histories and photographs dating from 1904), a high school yearbook, and files related to the writing and publication of Big Screen Country: Making Movies in Alberta.

        Marsden, William