Fonds PR3155 - Bob Bogle fonds

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Bob Bogle fonds

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    • 1962-1982 (Creation)

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    28.90 m of textual records

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    Biographical history

    Robert "Bob" J. Bogle was born in 1943 to Bob and Phoebe Bogle. He grew up near Milk River, Alberta. He attended Mount Royal College in Calgary and later obtained a Bachelor of Arts from Williams University in Montreal. After receiving a Bachelor of Education from the University of Lethbridge, he returned to Milk River to teach. While living in Milk River, he served on the Town Council as Chairman of the Finance Committee from 1969 to 1975.

    In 1975, he was elected as a Progressive Conservative MLA for the Taber-Warner electoral district. He served as Minister without Portfolio Responsible for Native Affairs (1975-1979), Minister of Social Services and Community Health (1979-1982), and Minister of Utilities and Telecommunications (1982-1986). He was re-elected in 1986 and 1989, and served as member of caucus on the Agriculture and Rural Economy Cabinet Committee. He retired from politics at the dissolution of the legislature in 1993.

    In 1977, he married Dr. Liesel Hawke. They had four children: Shannon, John, Lee, and Julie. He continues to live in Milk River.

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    The fonds consists of records created and received by Bob Bogle during his terms as an MLA and provincial cabinet minister. The fonds is divided into the following series:

    • Minister without Portfolio records; including some records of his predecessors Ira McLaughlin, Adolph Fimrite and Al Adair that Bogle received upon taking office; and

    • Minister of Social Services and Community Health records, including records of his predecessors Helen Hunley as well as Neil Crawford as Minister of Health and Social Development that Bogle received upon taking office.

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    The records were acquired by donation.


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        The material is in English.

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        Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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        Further accruals are not expected.

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        Includes accessions PR1984.0298 and PR1990.0141.

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