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            Big Miller fonds
            PR2285 · Fonds · 1932 - 1992

            The fonds consists of sheet music used, annotated and created by Big Miller throughout his musical career including arrangements, transpositions, set lists, lyric sheets, compositions, and song books dating from the 1950s to the 1990s; financial records consisting of forms and correspondence dating from the 1990s; musical recordings consisting of studio recordings by Big Miller, live recordings of Big Miller performing with various bands including performances with Blues Machine at the Sidetrack Café in Edmonton, Alberta, dubbed recordings Big Miller created of jazz, big band, blues, funk, and soul musicians; recordings of local blues and jazz musicians from Edmonton recordings studios such as Beta Sound Recorders, Big Miller recording with Tommy Banks for CBC Radio, and Big Miller's appearances on The Tommy Banks Show and other radio programs dating from the 1960s to the 1990s; a biographical manuscript consisting of a chapter summary and first draft of Chapter 1 of Big Blues: The Autobiography of Clarence Horatius Miller written in 1990 with Nigel Darbasie; a National Film Board documentary film entitled Big and the Blues (1990); 2 VHS recordings featuring Big Miller performances dating from 1992; newspaper clippings documenting Big Miller's accomplishments dating from the 1980s and 1990s; and promotional photographs of Big Miller dating from the 1990s.

            Miller, Big
            PR3787 · Fonds · 2005-2013

            The fonds consists of "In Their Own Words", digitized oral histories of Black Canadian settlements on the prairies, presented by the Black Settlers of Alberta and Saskatchewan Historical Society. Also included is a folder with information about Eleanor Collins.

            Black Settlers of Alberta & Saskatchewan Historical Society
            Fil Fraser fonds
            PR0021 · Fonds · 1959 – 2009

            The fonds consists of materials created or collected by Fil Fraser during the course of his wide ranging business activities within the broadcasting, arts and political arenas. The fonds consists of the following series: Productions; Film and Television industry; Committees; Political Appointments; Professional Work; Speeches and Conferences; Writings; Music; and Personal.

            Fraser, Fil
            Gene Gregoret fonds
            PR3666 · Fonds · 1968-1980

            The fonds consists of release prints, A and B rolls, answer prints, inter-negatives, original camera rolls (negative and reversal), mixed soundtracks, and original audio reels created for Viator Films documentaries. Most of these films focus on Cree communities in northern Alberta. These titles are This Place—Chipewyan Lakes, Spring Beaver, 40 Yards of Canvas, The Craftsman, Voice of My Grandmother, Season of the Birch, Lac Ste. Anne Experience, and Trout Lake. These films cover a variety of topics including Cree oral traditions, beaver trapping, woodcarving, traditional canoe construction, teepee construction, the Lac Ste. Anne pilgrimage, and Catholic missionaries. There are also two films that focus on the Caribbean immigrant experience in Alberta or life in the Caribbean (Tradewinds: West Indians in Alberta and Sweet Barbados).

            The photographs depict various Cree subjects from Chipewyan Lakes, Trout Lake, and other northern Albertan communities. The textual material consists of editing notes, shot lists, and production diaries.

            Gregoret, Gene
            Leffler family fonds
            PR3337 · Fonds · [195-]-2006

            Fonds consists of home movies, an audio recording and slides depicting the family members, home life, and events of a Black Albertan family. These home movies also depict gospel music and dance events in Alberta. The family moved back and forth between Canada and the U.S. (mainly the San Francisco Bay area) so there is also some U.S. footage.

            Leffler, Jamerson family
            Malcolm Mayes fonds
            PR3771 · Fonds · 1982-2014

            The fonds consists of editorial political and social cartoons created by Malcolm Mayes throughout his career. The cartoons were drawn with ink on a regular artist’s drawing board, and document Alberta political and social events as well as national and international events having an impact on Albertans, from the 1980s to present.

            Mayes, Malcolm
            Phyllis Johnson fonds
            PR2521 · Fonds · 1983 - 1992

            The fonds consists of 14 issues of Canadian Link published by the Multicultural Communications Foundation July/Aug 1990 - March 1992; 37 issues of the Caribbean Times published by the Caribbean Times Inc. July 1985 - July 1992; and 20 Issues of The Communicant published by Wescarica Publications Ltd. July 1983 - Mar/Apr. 1986.

            Johnson, Phyllis
            Selwyn Jacob fonds
            PR1487 · Fonds · 1926-2001

            The fonds consists of materials used, maintained, and created to produce the films and productions We Remember Amber Valley, The Saint from North Battleford, Carol's Mirror, Al-Tasmim, Matty and Rose, The Road Taken, Marcus Garvey, The Road Home, Natasha, and Caribbean consisting of film elements, slides, research notes, invoices, clippings, articles, photographs, and other audio and video components created by Selwyn Jacob. The fonds also includes DVD copies of The Saint from North Battleford and We Remember Amber Valley.

            Jacob, Selwyn