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        PR0585 · Fonds · 1976-1979

        The fonds consists of materials created by the Calgary Branch of the Alberta Genealogical Society between 1976 and 1979. The fonds consists of cemetery listings for the Airdre Cemetery, the Wesley Band Cemetery at Morley, the Pine Creek Cemetery, the Cochrane Cemetery, the Haneyville Cemetery, and the Stoney Nakoda First Nation Cemetery.

        Alberta Genealogical Society. Calgary Branch
        Annie Allchin fonds
        PR0415 · Fonds · 1889-1899

        Fonds consists of records regarding various members of the Allchin family and include a pictorial bible, two funeral announcements, and two newspaper clippings.

        Allchin, Annie
        Barry Gibson fonds
        PR1825 · Fonds · Copied 1989

        The fonds consists of images, originally dating circa (ca.) 1920, of the Royal North West Mounted Police/Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) at Fort Macleod, Alberta, including an image of the funeral of RCMP Corporal Usher and Alberta Provincial Police Constable Bailey, and images of North West Mounted Police and First Nations people at the Calgary Stampede in 1912.

        Gibson, Barry
        C. McManus fonds
        PR0417 · Fonds · Copied 1970

        Fonds consists of photographs and negatives depicting early Edmonton, Alberta industries and events dating 1911-1912.

        McManus, C.
        PR0297 · Fonds · 1915-1989

        The fonds consists of minute books of the Ladies Chevra Kadisha dating from 1918-1989, and a Register of Burials for the Chevra Kadisha at Dowler Hill Cemetery dating from 1915-1942.

        Edmonton Chevra Kadisha
        Ernest C. Parker fonds
        PR1322 · Fonds · Copied 1982

        The fonds consists of images, originally dating 1937, of the funeral and burial of Lieutenant Governor Philip C.H. Primrose, taken by the William Kensit Studio.

        Parker, Ernest C.
        Fireside Antiques collection
        PR2931 · Collection · 1898 - [ca. 1938]

        The collection consists of postcards featuring views of Edmonton dating from the early part of the 20th century; a memorial card for the death of Emma Suanders; a photograph featuring the Christies, Brays, and Saunders at Horseshoe Lake, a funeral notice for John Christie from 1913; a memorial card for Captain Bernard Alan Rowe dating from 1919; a teaching souvenir addressed to Margaret J. Christie dating from 1898; greeting cards and Christmas cards dating from the early part of the 20th century; and membership receipts addressed to J.T.A Saunders dating from the early part of the 20th century.

        Fireside Antiques
        PR2361 · Fonds · 1903-1933

        The fonds consists of five volumes of funeral records and ledgers and one cash book, dating from 1903 to 1933. The ledgers include name and age of deceased, place and date of death, date of funeral, minister, physician, place of burial, type of casket, cost, and payment details. The cash book details the accounts of the ambulance service run by Wainright & Jackson, and later Hainstock & Son.

        First Memorial Funeral Services
        Florence Scoffield fonds
        PR0751 · Fonds · 1969-1970

        Fonds consists of programmes for the Pakan Memorial Service and the James Arthur Steinhauer Memorial Service, and include agendas, hymns, and historical/biographical sketches.

        Scoffield, Florence
        Harry W. Taylor fonds
        PR3945 · Fonds · [191-]-1927

        The fonds consists of photographs of Harry W. Taylor with his motorized ambulance, his hearse, his funeral home in Lamont, and his funeral home on Whyte Avenue in Strathcona.

        Taylor, Harry William
        Hawreliak family fonds
        PR3170 · Fonds · Copied 1981

        The fonds consists of copies of photographs featuring the Hawreliak family and the Hawreliak family home, and a funeral at the Hawreliak farm circa 1930s.

        Hawreliak family
        Hillgardner family fonds
        PR3323 · Fonds · 1941-2005

        The fonds consists of one handwritten cookbook compiled by Lena Hilgardner and other members of the Hilgardner family (1970); A Golden Jubilee Senior Citizens award given to Lena Hillgardner (1955) one funeral photo of Benjamin Hillgardner (1941); a copy of the eulogy given for Lena Hillgardner (1976); programs from the funerals of Lena and Clayton Hillgardner (1976, 1990); and a copy of Relatively Speaking: the Quarterly Journal of the Alberta Genealogical Society featuring an article written about Lena by Audrey Bell-Hiller in 2005.

        Bell-Hiller, Audrey
        Jaeger family fonds
        PR1696 · Fonds · 1892-1991

        The fonds consists of photographs of Edmund Paul Jaeger and family, Emily Craig Jaeger, James Craig Jaeger, George Kennedy, Elizabeth Helen Borwick, Henry Fraser, Mrs. Terwillegar and Anna Elesa Mantle, copied photographs of portraits of George Kennedy, Maria Kennedy, James Pruden and John Peter Pruden, a drawing of James Pruden, obituary notices for Dr. Norman L. Terwillegar, order of service for Anna Elesa Mantle’s funeral and a photocopied article about the Pruden family reunion held in Manitoba in 1991.

        Jaeger family
        PR3723 · Fonds · [190-?]-2012

        The fonds includes memoirs, personal and professional correspondence, a diary of Jeanne, sewing class notes and patterns, music sheets, programs of artistic activities, financial records, genealogical records, newspaper clippings, eulogies and obituaries, reports from CHFA Radio, weekly chronicles written and broadcast by Tharcis for CHFA for the program “Cette semaine à Edmonton”, as well as two paintings by Tharcis Forestier.

        Forestier, Jeanne and Tharcis
        Josaphat Skwarok fonds
        PR1246 · Fonds · Copied 1982

        The fonds consists of images, originally dating circa (ca.) 1909 to 1917 of students at the Ukrainian Institute of Peter Mohyla, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, students at the St. Boniface Seminary (likely Manitoba), a cultural group and a funeral at St. Josaphat Church in Edmonton, Alberta, Ukrainian priests and bishops and a confirmation class

        Skwarok, Josaphat
        Joy Andrews fonds
        PR2299 · Fonds · 1918

        The fonds consists of a letter between unidentified correspondents dating from 1918, and a letter dating from 1918 to Mrs. Richard Inchbald from the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) Bow Island Lodge No. 80 noting that the lodge will pay for her husband's burial expenses.

        Andrews, Joy
        PR3110 · Collection · 1966-1974

        The collection consists of images featuring buildings in Edmonton, Alberta, taken in 1966-1974 including views from Walterdale Hill Road, the High Level Bridge, Whyte Avenue, businesses at 10265-101 St., the Minchau and Sons Blacksmith Shop, the Imperial Memorial on Stone Company, the Senate Hotel on 98th St. and 103 Ave., the Crescent Rooms at 101 St., a private residence at 10420 - 106th Ave, a private residence at 1107 -98th Ave, the Selkirk Hotel, the Northeast Corner of 101 St. and 164 Ave, the Hope Mission on 97th St. south of 104th Ave, views from the High Level Bridge, the Northeast corner of 101 A. Ave and 100 A St., Edmonton Gardens and Grandstand, University of Alberta residences, Rutherford House, McDougall Court, a residence at 9850 - 91st Ave. owned by Evard Ball, the Central Masonic Temple, Edmonton City Hall, the Edmonton Pet Shop, a frame shop, numerous downtown buildings and city residences, Foster and McGarvey Funeral Parlor, Rosary Hall, the Edmonton Art Gallery, and McKay Avenue School.

        Kaesekamp, Karl
        Kitt family fonds
        PR3215 · Fonds · Copied 1981

        The fonds consists of materials documenting the life of the Kitt family including copies of photographs featuring the separate occasions of a funeral and a wedding at Buczacz Church in 1953, the Kitt family, and agricultural equipment.

        Kitt family
        Lamont Reunion Club fonds
        PR0663 · Fonds · 1894-1972

        Fonds consists of a scrapbook compiled by the Lamont Reunion Club which includes historical/biographical sketches, financial records, funeral notices, poems, lists of pioneers and homesteads, minutes, and newspaper clippings pertaining to various Lamont and district residents. Fonds also includes photographs depicting various people, buildings, hospitals, schools, churches, bands, farms, and street views in the Lamont and district areas.

        Lamont Reunion Club
        PR1601 · Fonds · Copied [19-]

        The fonds consists of copied photographs depicting A.H. Goldberg and other members of the Jewish community. Also contains photocopied records including a eulogy for Mrs. W. Diamond delivered by A.H. Goldberg, a speech given by A.H. Goldberg for the fourteenth anniversary of Theodore Herzl’s death, and a copy of A.H. Goldberg’s obituary.

        Goldberg, Henry
        Mary Mansfield fonds
        PR1417 · Fonds · 1927-1964

        The fonds consists of a photograph album containing 232 photographs from Kolocreeka, Washtao, and Smoky Lake, including homes, residences, hospitals, churches, schools, local residents, weddings, funerals, bread baking, horses and carts, school children, cars, Canadian Girls in Training (C.G.I.T.) groups, wells, and picnics; and photographs of the Kolokreeka mission, a thatched-roofed house, and a girl as the May Queen, and photographs from the Vilna camp including a pulpit, a cabin, a picnic shelter, the lake side, and staff

        Mansfield, Mary
        McPherson family fonds
        PR3180 · Fonds · Copied 1981 (originally created circa 1920 - 1930)

        The fonds consists of materials related to the McPherson family and includes of copies of photographs featuring the McPherson family in Andrew; photographs featuring Samuel McPherson serving in his capacity as an Alberta Provincial Police Officer; and photographs featuring families, funerals, and weddings. The images date from the early part of the 20th century.

        McPherson family
        PR1708 · Fonds · [ca. 1915]-1987

        The collection consists of images of Morinville, Alberta, originally dating circa (ca.) 1900 to ca. 1920, and includes images of streets, buildings, stores, banks, hotels, restaurants, interior of a saloon, hearse, a religious procession, horses, sleighs, wagons, delivery wagons, trains, the Cardiff Coal Mine, a church service, tennis players and a marching band and Byron-May Company, Limited photographs of buildings and views along Morinville’s main street.

        Morinville Historical and Cultural Society. Museum Committee
        Nicholas W. Gavinchuk fonds
        PR0621 · Fonds · 1917-1994, predominant 1940-1967

        Fonds consists of textual records, photographs, negatives, glass plate negatives, transparencies, and cinefilms created by Nicholas W. Gavinchuk in the course of his personal and professional life.

        Fonds includes portraits and photographs depicting various people, buildings, and views in the Smoky Lake, Alberta area and in various Ukrainian communities, as well as some photographs depicting various people, buildings, and views of Winnipeg, Manitoba and Vancouver, British Columbia.

        The cinefilms depict various people, views, buildings, and celebrations in the Smoky Lake, Calgary, and Edmonton areas including schools, parades, Ukrainian celebrations, sports, the railway, farming, various industries, and religious ceremonies.

        The textual records include correspondence, notes, notices, letterhead, postcards, receipts, lists of high school students, projection licenses, a receipt book, biographical sketches, appointments, advertising material, returned cheques, and agreements, insurance policies, certificates, legal records, a receipt book, issues of Ukrainian Voice, annuals from St. John’s Institution and the Ukrainian Mutual Aid Society, and various photographs and cinefilms depicting the Gavinchuk family.

        Gavinchuk, Nicholas W.
        Phyllis Flewwelling fonds
        PR1675 · Fonds · [Copied 1986]

        The fonds consists of two images of the Métis cemetery at Tail Creek, Alberta.

        Flewwelling, Phyllis
        Pylypow family fonds
        PR3198 · Fonds · 1936-1945, Copied 1980

        The fonds consists of material acquired from the Pylypow family and includes copies of photographs from the 1930s and 1940s featuring buildings, a school, a graveyard, men with a car, family photographs, a church, agricultural equipment, and a funeral.

        Pylypow family
        Randall Adams fonds
        PR3854 · Fonds · 1993-1994

        The fonds consists of 35mm slides created by Randall Adams for the “Alberta Rural Cemeteries Photographic Project.” This project was funded by a grant from the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation in 1992 and completed over the course of 1993-1994. Randall Adams travelled across Alberta to document rural cemeteries, taking photographs of approximately 300 cemetery sites.

        Adams, Randall
        Thomas McInall fonds
        PR2213 · Fonds · [ca. 1904] - 1943

        The fonds consists of 8 photographs of Thomas and Susan McInall along with family members in Calgary and the general area. Two carte de visites depict Thomas and Susan during their short stay in South Africa. An obituary, receipts for burial and a handwritten will are included. There are 14 stock certificates from Albertan or Canadian companies, oil stocks predominate.

        McInall, Thomas
        W.A. Buchanan fonds
        PR3016 · Fonds · Copied 1972

        The fonds consists of copies of photographs pertaining to W.A. Buchanan's life and includes images of the Buchanan family, and the Buchanan Funeral Home in Lamont, Alberta, dating from the early part of the 20th century.

        Buchanan, William A.