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        Alberta Paterson fonds
        PR1903 · Fonds · 1926-1929

        The fonds consists of a photograph album entitled “Life in Northern Canada” with sections “From Edmonton, Alta. to Fort Smith, N.W.T.,” “From Wainwright to LaBute, Alta.,” and “The Flood of 1928,” and includes images dating from 1926 to 1928 of trains, cars, boats, barges, the Northland Echo, the Athabasca River, Fort McMurray, Fort Chipewyan, Fort McKay, Fort Fitzgerald, Fort Smith, camps, airplanes, and buffalo. The fonds also includes an image of Don Paterson.

        Paterson, Alberta
        Horace Wylie fonds
        PR0775 · Fonds · Copied 1973

        Fonds consists of photographs dating from the late 1800’s to the early 1900’s depicting people, buildings, and views at various Hudson’s Bay Company forts including Fort Chipewyan, Fort Edmonton, and Fort Battleford. Photographs also depict boats, a sawmill, and Battleford Industrial School.

        Wylie, Horace
        K.O. Sawatzki fonds
        PR1340 · Fonds · Copied 1976

        Fonds consists of material that was used for an RCMP centennial display at Penhold Air Base in Alberta and includes copied black and white drawings dated circa (ca.) 1937 by G.E.M. Elroy that depict officers and scenes of the North West Mounted Police in Alberta at Fort Whoop-Up, Fort Walsh, Fort Calgary, and Banff during the 1870s and 1890s.

        Sawatzki, K.O.
        Ladouceur family fonds
        PR0593 · Fonds · 1879-1922

        Fonds consists of correspondence, receipts, envelopes, a homestead Certificate of Recommendation and photocopied records dating 1881-1922 which include, receipts, correspondence, envelopes, financial records, notes, and a permit. Fonds also includes a certificate appointing Louis Lessard as Justice of the Peace in Lac La Biche, Alberta, and various lists written in Cree. Fifty photographs featuring the Ladouceur family circa 1890 - 1900 are included.

        Ladouceur family
        Lawrence family fonds
        PR0187 · Fonds · [187-]-1979, predominant 1879-1950

        Fonds consists of records primarily relating to the Sheridan Lawrence family and their activities or interests, but also consists of records pertaining to the entire Lawrence family. Records include newspaper clippings about various family members, genealogy books written by members of the Lawrence family and photographs. The fonds has been divided into two series: Sheridan Lawrence family and E.J. Lawrence family.

        Lawrence family
        Louise Yee fonds
        PR2158 · Fonds · [1990]

        The fonds consists of a self-published copy of Louise Yee’s memoirs entitled, Louise, that details her life in Northern Alberta. The fonds also includes a self-published book of poetry entitled Poetic Musings dating from 1990.

        Yee, Louise
        Lucien Mercier fonds
        PR1233 · Fonds · [ca. 1916-ca. 1938]

        Fonds consists of photographs and mechanically and photographically produced postcards depicting Lucien Mercier and his wife, as well as various people, buildings, and views in Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories, including Inuit women, First Nations men and women, dredges, ferries, mills, rivers, churches, airplanes, stores, railroad stations and accidents, hotels, floods, fishing and fish drying, caribou, trading posts, trucks, street views, aerial and panoramic views, banks, hospitals, shipyards, post offices, bituminous oil production plants, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, fires, dogsleds, and houses. Fonds also includes a caribou skin map depicting Slave Lake, Alberta, and newspaper clippings about Lucien Mercier.

        Mercier, Lucien
        Spedden Trading Post fonds
        PR1776 · Fonds · 1928-1956

        The fonds consists of records of the Spedden Trading Post and includes correspondence, an accounts book and a cash book.

        Spedden Trading Post
        Stephen Wiedeman fonds
        PR1352 · Fonds · 1909-1913

        The fonds consists of photographs dating 1909 to 1913 depicting Stephen Wiedeman’s career with the Royal North West Mounted Police, and includes images from Cypress Hills, Athabasca Landing, Josephsburg, Lethbridge, Irvine and Regina of the officers, horses, Christmas events, and shooting party.

        Wiedeman, Stephen
        PR1220 · Fonds · 1903-1993

        Fonds consists of the operational and administrative records of the Sturgeon Lake Trading Post, which document its activities as a general store and fur trading post. The records span several decades and illustrate the importance of the fur trade to the inhabitants of rural Alberta. The fonds consists of a variety of records including ledgers, correspondence, photographs, and invoices.

        Sturgeon Lake Trading Post
        W.A. Kelly fonds
        PR0504 · Fonds · Copied 1970

        Fonds consists of a three volume journal entitled 1923 Journal of Some Travels in the North, and captioned survey photographs depicting various people and views in northern Alberta, including rock formations, First Nations camps, Hudson’s Bay forts, and various modes of water transportation.

        Kelly, W.A.