Fonds PR1578 - Edna M. Sanders fonds

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Edna M. Sanders fonds

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    • 1982 (Création/Production)

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    0.01 m of textual records. – 1 audio cassette

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    Edna Margaret Pierce was born February 8, 1919 in Rosalind, Alberta, the daughter of Salano and Margaret (Gould) Pierce. Edna taught at Dowling and View Point schools before marrying Gordon Sanders (1917-1993) on July 27, 1940. Edna and Gordon, and their children Margaret (Plain) and Hugh moved to Edmonton, Alberta in 1958.

    Edna was actively involved in the United Church of Canada, serving as chairman of the Edmonton Centre Presbytery and president of the Edmonton Presbytery United Church Women. Edna was also on the Board of Governors of St. Stephen's College.

    Edna died August 11, 1982.

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    The fonds consists of a manuscript, “Reflections,” by Edna M. Sanders, a compellation of short stories, articles, poems and music, and audio recordings of some of the songs.

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    Mary J.,LeMessurier, Minister of Culture, on behalf of Alan C. Nicholls, deposited the records in the Provincial Archives of Alberta in 1985. Mr. Nicholls’ relationship to Edna M. Sanders is unknown.


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        The material is in English.

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        Access Conditions: None

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        Use Conditions: Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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        In 1984, Gordon Sanders deposited records relating to Edna Sanders’ involvement with the United Church of Canada, which are part of the United Church holdings at the Provincial Archives of Alberta. The records are traceable under accession PR1984.0153

        Other related records are located in the Gordon Albert Sanders fonds at the University of Alberta Archives in Edmonton, Alberta.

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        Information for the biographical sketch is from the records, from As the Wheels Turn: a History of Rosalind, Kelsey and Districts, which is available in the Provincial Archives of Alberta Reference Library, 971.233 As1 PAA, from accession file PR1984.0153 and from the Edmonton Journal obituary for Edna M. Sanders. Included in accession PR1985.0221 was the Christina Lee Clark fonds.

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        Includes accession PR1985.0221.

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