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          A.H. McQuarrie fonds
          PR0149 · Fonds · 1911-1966

          Fonds consists of manuscripts written by A.H. McQuarrie about different events in Alberta’s history and photographs of various areas throughout Alberta.

          McQuarrie, A.H.
          Arthur W. Benton fonds
          PR2247 · Fonds · copied 1993

          The fonds consists of copies of 60 photographs taken by Arthur W. Benton during his service with the U.S. Army throughout the construction of the Alaska Highway in 1942. The fonds includes images of trucks, First Nations guides, individuals, camps, bridges, and construction sites.

          Benton, Arthur W.
          Carrie M. Robertson fonds
          PR1020 · Fonds · 1896-1968, predominant 1905-1964

          Fonds consists of the personal records of Carrie M. Robertson and includes a scrapbook containing records that pertain to nursing, ice skating, J.D Robertson, World War I and other subjects, and contains newspaper clippings, poems, invitations, photographic and mechanically produced postcards, greeting cards, ribbons, programmes, dance cards, and a travel map of the United States and southern Canada. The scrapbook also contains photographs that depict various people, buildings, and views in the Adirondacks and Albany New York, and Alberta, including images of nurses, women, children, Mirror Lake, Lake Placid Club, Albany Hospital and Nurses Home, and Assiniboia Hall at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta.

          The fonds also includes greeting cards, postcards, and programmes for various musical and theatrical productions, photographs depicting surveyors, bridge construction, and the hot springs at Banff, Alberta, and two engineering certificates issued to J.D. Robertson.

          Robertson, Carrie M.
          PR1841 · Fonds · 1912-1927

          The fonds consists of photographs from their time in Edmonton and includes images of construction workers, buildings under construction, the construction of the 109th street subway (later known as the “Rat Hole”), Grand Trunk Pacific workers and excavation machinery, a trestle bridge and workers, construction of a railway station in Fabyan, Alberta and construction of a building, the Donald Fraser Memorial building, which was possibly located in New Brunswick.

          Bishop, Charles and Myrtle
          Ed Allison collection
          PR3955 · Collection · 1904-1963

          The collection consists of aerial photographs of Delburne and Stettler, AB and school houses in the region. There are also photographs of the construction of a bridge over the Red Deer River, sites in and around Content, and residents of these areas.

          Allison, Ed
          Ed Dempster fonds
          PR1570 · Fonds · Copied 1985

          The fonds consists of images, originally dating ca. 1930 to ca. 1940, of road construction and camps near Irma, Mercoal and Coalspur Alberta, bridge construction over the McLeod River, horses pulling logs at Whitecourt and Fort McMurray, Alberta, strip mining near Edson, Alberta, the Edson train station, a moose calf at Coalspur, students of Clyde school (1933) and tractors, combines and harvesting.

          Dempster, Ed
          PR1772 · Fonds · 1893

          The fonds consists of correspondence regarding construction of a bridge over North Saskatchewan River and the appointment of a collector of customs for Edmonton.

          Edmonton Liberal Conservative Association
          PR3286 · Fonds · 1893-1960

          The fonds consists of records created by the Engineering and Construction Service Section, National Parks Branch, for its work in national parks located in the Rocky Mountains, including those in Alberta and British Columbia. The records include photographs and negatives that depict section projects such as bridges and roads as well as specifications, drawings, and inspectors' reports.

          Canada. National Parks Branch. Engineering and Construction Service Section
          Frank Clifford Nash fonds
          PR3641 · Fonds · 1929-1931

          The fonds consists of photos depicting work sites in Beaver River and Phoenix, Alberta related to the lumber industry. Shown are work camps, transportation of lumber, sawmills, bridge and road construction, and logging sites.

          Nash, Frank Clifford
          Frank Milling fonds
          PR1459 · Fonds · [ca. 1913]

          Fonds consists of photographs depicting the Legislative buildings, a horse and cart belonging to Western Junk and Lead Melting Company, and construction of the High Level Bridge in Edmonton, Alberta.

          Milling, Frank
          PR1760 · Fonds · 1908-[1912]

          The fonds consists of a postcard of the construction of the High Level Bridge in Edmonton and various photographs and postcards of the construction of the High Level Bridge (Viaduct) in Lethbridge, including some images which show the effects of the 1908 flood in the area.

          Farran, Frederick St. Clair
          Gwen Collip fonds
          PR1699 · Fonds · 1937-1992, predominately 1943-1944

          The fonds consists of records relating to Gwen Manning's time spent in Dawson Creek, British Columbia and includes photograph albums with over 200 photographs of people and the construction of the Alaska Highway, a United States War Department's technical manual for Methods For Laboratory Technicians, memoranda from Northwest Service and Medical Laboratory, Army Service Forces, material regarding Alaska Highway Reunions, and published books regarding the Alaska Highway. The fonds also includes an assortment of postcards from various Alberta locations.

          Collip, Gwen
          Helen Manson fonds
          PR1457 · Fonds · 1914-1917

          Fonds consists of three coloured postcards depicting scenes in Edmonton, Alberta including the McKay Avenue Public School, construction of the High Level Bridge, and a woman riding a horse.

          Manson, Helen
          PR0255 · Fonds · 1904-1931

          Fonds consists of records pertaining to Christie’s career as an engineer and records pertaining to his personal life, including correspondence, blueprints, photographs and newspaper clippings.

          Christie, Henry Flockhart
          James Layden fonds
          PR3686 · Fonds · [ca. 1900], 2010

          The fonds consists of images that depict the Layden homestead and other locations around Milnerton and Innisfail. The images also depict Rimbey (including the general store), Pine Lake, and Edmonton (including construction of the High Level Bridge). There are also several portraits of Layden family members and threshing crews. The photographs are prints created from digital scans of the glass-plate negatives in 2010.

          Layden, James
          Jerry Mancini fonds
          PR2629 · Fonds · [between 1902 - 1909]

          The fonds consists of a photographs capturing the construction of the High Level Bridge, a riverboat, a sawmill on James Dolwing's farm, and a photographic postcard of the first post office at Woodbend, Alberta.

          Mancini, Jerry
          Leopold Valcourt fonds
          PR1419 · Fonds · Copied 1984

          The fonds consists of two copied images, originally dating 1905 and 1908, one of cars and passengers outside the McDougall Block in Calgary, and one of the construction of the Clover Bar Bridge.

          Valcourt, Leopold
          Margaret Chalmers fonds
          PR2283 · Fonds · 1912 - 1964

          The fonds consists of the following items collected by Margaret Chalmers: Alberta Association of Municipal Districts convention program and handbook (1950), Edmonton District Musical Festival Competition (1943), Map of Canada (1964), Map of Principal Indian tribes of North America (1962), Photographs of the construction of the Clover Bar Highway Bridge [1952], Photograph of the Sons of Scotland Football Team (1912), and photograph of the Alberta British Rugby Football team (1922).

          Chalmers, Margaret
          PR0864 · Collection · 1912-1914

          The collection is made up of five photographs donated to the Provincial Archives of Alberta from the collection of the Medicine Hat Museum and Art Gallery. The photographs include one photo of soldiers and nurses in front of St. Stephen’s College, University of Alberta, one of Cadomin Mines, one of construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway bridge in Edmonton, one of construction of the High Level Bridge in Edmonton, and one of the horse “Edgewood Boy” owned by Alex Galbraith and Sons, Edmonton.

          Medicine Hat Museum and Art Gallery
          Series · 1971-1996

          The series consists of policy records that relate to passenger transportation. The records address railway relocation, Shortline Railway information, Multi-Modal Council information, Highspeed Rail information, VIA rail information, airport issues, air service and airport policy, helicopters, transport policy, policy issues, Alberta bus industry, marketing, engineering policy, and free trade. The records include policy and planning documents, copies of legislation, regulations, bylaws, studies, reports, correspondence, action requests, agreements, meeting materials, briefing materials.

          Alberta. Transportation and Utilities. Policy Development Branch
          R. R. Cross fonds
          PR0599 · Fonds · Copied 1972

          Fonds consists of photographs depicting the construction of the High Level bridge in Edmonton, Alberta dating 1910-1913, and a photograph of the interior of Moore’s Drugstore in Olds, Alberta dated 1915.

          Cross, R. R.
          Rector family fonds
          PR2172 · Fonds · 1912, 1955

          The fonds consists of a photographic postcard of the construction of the High Level Bridge in Edmonton with the reverse mostly likely written by Walter Rector to family in the United States dating from about 1912 and a copy of the publication The Edmonton Exhibition, Calendar of Events from 1955. The postcard references the 1912 election of American President Woodrow Wilson.

          Rector family
          R.H. MacIntosh fonds
          PR1410 · Fonds · 1910

          The fonds consists of images relating to the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, primarily near Wolf Creek, Alberta, including Big Eddy, the Pembina River, Moose Lake, Duck Lake, the Athabasca River, Sundance Creek, Brazeau and the Coal Branch; these include photographs and photographic postcards of trestles, bridges, camps, workers, bridge construction, construction equipment, railroad cars, mountains, rivers, packhorses and buffalo, and a postcard of the first train over the High Level Bridge in Edmonton.

          MacIntosh, R.H.
          Stanley Spencer fonds
          PR3757 · Fonds · 1930-1981

          The fonds consists of the complete and detailed records kept by Stanley Spencer relating to both his homestead and his work as a Sub-Foreman for the Department of Public Works. Included in the fonds are: the Dominion Lands Entry Receipt for the homestead; tax receipts for the property from 1931-1935; instructions for activities such as tanning hides and ridding the homestead of pests; proposals for the establishment of a new School District in the area; a Farmer’s Pocket Ledger; and a detailed receipt book listing products both purchased and sold by Spencer on the farm.

          Also present in the fonds are a series of documents detailing the work that Spencer conducted as a Sub- Foreman for the Department of Public Works. Included are Time Certificates, Public Works Labour Pay Lists, and communications detailing the work completed by the small crew of labourers. The documents reveal that many of the labourers were working in order to pay off amounts owing for taxes. Work ranged from the completion of land surveys to the construction of roads and bridges. A set of full colour posters from the Workmen’s Compensation Board (circa dated 1952) included in the fonds.

          Spencer, Stanley
          W.A. Cooper fonds
          PR1682 · Fonds · Copied 1977

          Fonds consists of copied photographs dating circa (ca.) 1912 that depict various people, buildings and views in Mundare, Peace River, and Edmonton, Alberta and includes street views, a paddle wheeler, legislative buildings, bridges, houses, bridge and building construction, and Lieutenant Governor George Bulyea at the opening of Government House.

          Cooper, W.A.
          Walter C. Lewis fonds
          PR3067 · Fonds · [196-]

          The fonds reflects Walter Lewis' involvement with the Canadian Pacific Railway Company (CPR) and consists of Canadian Pacific photographs of the last spike to complete the CPR in 1885; the arrival of the first train from Montreal to arrive in Calgary in 1886; the construction of the High Level Bridge in Edmonton in 1913; and CPR transportation services in the 1960s. The fonds also includes clippings from the Edmonton Journal pertaining to the construction of the High Level Bridge; an image of the CPR station at 109th St. and Jasper Avenue in 1922; and typewritten articles related to the operation of CPR.

          Lewis, Walter C.