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Archival description
A.A. Chervinski collection
PR1222 · Collection · 1905-1968

Collection consists of operational records for the Continental Coal Corporation Limited (Ltd.) of Grassy Lake, Alberta, personal and business records of Victor W. Campbell who resided in Grassy Lake and Taber, Alberta and who was a shareholder in the Continental Coal Corporation Ltd., personal records of John W. Trusswell, who was a mayor of Taber, and his estate, and miscellaneous records pertaining to the Grassy Lake and Taber, Alberta area. Fonds includes telegrams, correspondence, agreements, resolutions, minutes, notices, shareholder lists, shares, contracts, test hole logs, financial records, survey reports, a postcard, bank books, receipts, insurance policies, advertising posters, shares, income tax returns, tax assessments and notices, employee lists, coal statistics, telephone directories for Taber and Lethbridge, Alberta, newspaper clippings about F. Hallworth and the history of Taber and Grassy Lake, Alberta Briquetting Corporation Ltd. shares, and maps depicting Taber subdivisions and the mines of Victor W. Campbell, Continental Coal Corporation Ltd. Fonds also includes photographs depicting images in Lethbridge and Taber, Alberta and includes bridges, street views, Alberta Brewery, construction of Knight Sugar Factory, a church, and a photograph copy of a letter written from Lorenzo Snow to William Pierson of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Chervinski, A.A.
PR0254 · Fonds · 1915-1985

The fonds consists of the business records of the Alberta Music Festival Association and its branches. The fonds includes three sous-fonds, the Calgary Branch sous-fonds, the Edmonton Branch sous-fonds, and the Lethbridge Branch sous-fonds, and the following records from the provincial level: provincial executive minutes, general minutes, agendas, notices of meetings, a cashbook, financial statements, festival planning records, correspondence, newsletters, newspaper clippings, The Alberta Music Festival Association Master Awards Book, digest reports from the Conferences of Delegates from the Musical Competition Festivals of Western Canada and then of Canada, and digest reports from the Federation of Canadian Music Festival

Alberta Music Festival Association
PR0325 · Fonds · 1969-1998

Fonds consists of records from the Provincial Chapter including operational records, financial records, executive records and the Association’s articles of incorporation. Fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, annual reports, committee and chapter reports, audio cassettes, newsletters, hand books, pamphlets, and mailing lists.

Alberta Pastoral Care Association
Allan R. Turner fonds
PR1585 · Fonds · 1906-1935

The fonds consists of a letter from F.H. (Bert) Riggall, a list of the images, and photographs and photographic postcards of mountains, lakes, wildlife including bears, mountain goats, mountain sheep, deer, a grouse, and a porcupine, pack trains, tenting, hunting, and Bert Riggall. The fonds also includes a photograph of Lethbridge Central School, a photograph of Medicine Hat Public School, a photograph of Edmonton Protestant Public School, and a photograph of Edmonton High School. The photographs date from circa 1900. The photographer remains unidentified.

Turner, Allan R.
Anna MacLaren fonds
PR1891 · Fonds · 1944-1958

The fonds consists of loose scrapbook pages, compiled by Anna MacLaren, of newspaper articles about unionism, labour organizations, labour legislation, minimum wages, the Hotel and Restaurant Employees’ International Alliance Local No. 198 and Anna MacLaren.

MacLaren, Anna
Arthur Rattray fonds
PR1918 · Fonds · Copied 1978

The fonds consists of images relating to the construction of the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District in 1921 and 1922 and includes images of canals, construction equipment, survey crews, horses, wagons, scrapers, camps, cars, bridge construction, the McLaren dam and the Lethbrigde Viaduct. An image includes Joseph Rattray.

Rattray, Arthur
PR0666 · Fonds · 1905-1910

Fonds consists of the personal records of Arthur Vandeleur Stoney and includes diaries containing entries about his daily activities, some correspondence and receipts, and a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings from the Lethbridge Daily Herald that pertain to local people, businesses, and events.

Stoney, Arthur Vandeleur
PR0015 · Fonds · 1912-2012

The fonds consists of records from national, provincial, regional and local levels. A large extent of the fonds consists of administrative and financial papers, minutes, correspondence and publications pertaining to the ACFA and organizations with close associations to the ACFA.
Included in the fonds are thirteen sous-fonds. These sous-fonds are related to the regional offices of the ACFA, including: Bonnyville/Cold Lake, Calgary/Banff, Centralta, Red Deer, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Jasper, Plamondon/Lac-la-Biche, Rivière-la-Paix, Saint-Paul, Wood Buffalo, Lethbridge/Medicine Hat, and Provisoires et general.
The fonds is divided into sixteen series, including: Administration, Comptabilité, Commission culturelle, Éducation, Information/Politique, Développement communautaire, Procès-verbaux, Autres organismes, Histoire, Comités, Correspondance, Mémoires/Études/Rapports, Activités, Circulaires et Publications, Sessions/Stages/Colloques/Projets, and Cause judiciaire. The administration series is divided into five sub-series, including : Membres, Exécutif, Conseils généraux, Bureau des presidents, and Personnel. The procès-verbaux series is divided into three sub-series, including : Congrès/Assemblés générales annuelles, Réunions, and Rond Point. The Autres organismes series has been divided into two sub-series, including : Interieur de l’Alberta and Extérieur de l’Alberta. The histoire series has one sub-series, Personnalités.

L'Association canadienne-française de l'Alberta
Bucknell family fonds
PR3381 · Fonds · [195-]-[197-]

The fonds consists of 15 colour, silent 8mm home movies [1 hour 45 minutes] including footage of family events and activities such as weddings, anniversaries, vacations, picnics, waterskiing, camping, and hunting in locations such as Edmonton, Jasper, Lethbridge, Glenevis Alberta, Al Oeming's Game Farm outside Edmonton, Toronto Ontario, B.C., and the U.S. Also includes some footage of Don's work with the Northern Alberta Dairy Pool (N.A.D.P.) Don was one of Jim and Irene's sons.

Bucknell, Jim
PR3973 · Collection · 1964-1975

This collection contains microfilm reels of newspapers copied by the Canadian Library Association as part of its various microfilm projects. it includes various newspapers related to Alberta and the west, spanning 1871 to 1910, and includes Le Manitoba (1881-1900), Saskatchewan Herald (1878-1910), Farmer’s Advocate, Western Editor (1890-1910), Métis (1871-1881), Calgary Eye-Opener (1902-1922), Lethbridge News (1885-95), Macleod Gazette (1882-1906), and Edmonton Bulletin (1880-1906).

There are also some reels from the T. Eaton Co., including The T. Eaton Co. Limited mail Order Catalogue (1953-1964) and T. Eaton Catalogue (1884-1953).

Canadian Library Association
PR2899 · Fonds · [197-]

Fonds consists of four completed film productions, elements and cue sheets for the Alberta television series, Heading Out: 1.Cy Hampson Wilderness 2.Country Vacations and Lakeland Area 3.North Forestry 4.Backpacking Also includes outtakes and raw footage of subjects such as coal mining and tree nursery operations, roadside signs, ferries, bridges, the Lethbridge Japanese garden, and the Prince of Wales Hotel at Waterton.

Century II Motion Pictures
PR3027 · Collection · 1915 - 1961

The collection consists of mining agreements between coal mining unions and coal mines in Alberta dating from 1915 to 1961. Coal mines represented in the collection include the Canadian Collieries Limited, Cadomin Coal Co. Ltd., Canmore Coal Company Limited, Mine Workers Central Union of Estevan and District, Crow's Nest Pass Coal Company, Bighorn and Saunders Creek Collieries, Drumheller and Wayne District Coal Companies, Hillcrest Collieries Ltd., Hinton Collieries Limited, International Coal and Coke Company Limited, McGillivary Creek and Coal Company Limited, Lethbridge Collieries Limited, Luscar Collieries Limited, and McLeod River Hard Coal Co. Limited.

Unknown donor
PR3028 · Fonds · 1943 - 1991

The fonds consists of records documenting the operation of the Consumers' Association of Canada, Alberta Association, including its predecessor bodies and its local branches. The fonds includes speeches, publications, advertisements, and correspondence of the Wartime Price and Trade Board dating from the 1940s; reports, promotions, bulletins, publications, financial statements, receipt books, constitution, lists of officers, minutes of executive and general meetings, briefs, and submissions to government bodies of Edmonton Local Branch dating from the 1960s to the 1980s; addresses, briefs, memos, bulletins, press releases, Treasurers' reports, cash books, daily logs, memberships lists, photographs, and pamphlets of Consumers' Association of Canada, Alberta Association, dating from the 1960s to the 1990s; and minutes of the Lethbridge Local Branch and the Red Deer Local Branch dating from the 1960s.

Consumers' Association of Canada. Alberta Association
County of Lethbridge fonds
PR2317 · Fonds · 1913 - 1963

The fonds consists of debentures, ledger, minutes, general assessment and tax rolls, cash books, cash receipts, agreements, expenditures, blueprints, from the following local governments:

  • Little Bow Middle District #98
  • Local Improvement District #97
  • Barons Middle District #25
  • Barons Middle District #98, and
  • Lethbridge Middle District #25.

The fonds also includes a cemetery register from Carmangay dating from 1921- 1926; a volume of Blueprints prepared by the Department of the Interior illustrating water power and reclamation services in the Picture Butte reservoir area dating from 1921- 1936; and an Alphabetical list of Land owners in the Lethbridge- Barons Regions dating from 1950.

County of Lethbridge
PR2314 · Collection · 1951 - 1994

The collection consists of county, municipal and school district maps acquired by the Provincial Archives of Alberta. The collection includes:

  • maps of the Counties of Grand Prairie, Vulcan, Ponoka, Newell, Warner, Wetaskiwin, Barrhead, Lacombe, Wheatland, Mountain View, Paintearth, Camrose, Vermilion River, Leduc, Lethbridge, Minburn, Lac St. Anne, Lamont, and Parkland dating from the 1960s to the 1990s
  • maps of the Municipal Districts of Cypress, Cardston, Bright, Argyle, Willow Creek, Foothills, Starland, Kneehill, Provost, Wetaskiwin, Brazeau, Lamont, Stony Plain, Sturgeon, Westlock, Clearwater, Smoky River, Peace, and Fairview dating from the 1950s to the 1990s
  • a map of Improvement District 1 dating from 1966
  • a map of the Wheatland School District dating from 1958; and
  • an Edmonton and Area map of Townships 50 to 55.
David Spalding fonds
PR2191 · Fonds · 1983-1989

The fonds consists of plans and maps of heritage interpretative developments, including Indian Battle Park, Lethbridge, and Reynolds Alberta Museum, and Wetaskiwin

Spalding, David
Dick Johnston fonds
PR2219 · Fonds · 1952-1993

The fonds consists of the records of Dick Johnston pertaining to his career as a Member of the Legislative Assembly and a provincial cabinet minister. The fonds is divided into the following series:

  • Ministerial records, including records from his predecessor Lou Hyndman as Minister of Federal and Intergovernmental Affairs as well as Provincial Treasurer;
  • Constituency records; and
  • Minister of Municipal Affairs records, including records from his predecessors Alfred Hooke, Edgar Gerhart, Frederick Colborne and David Russell that Johnston received upon taking office
Johnston, Dick
Don Hill fonds
PR0024 · Fonds · [ca. 1973]-1993

The fonds consists of records from Don Hill’s career as a broadcaster and producer of Alberta radio and television programs, and includes correspondence, manuscripts, raw material and finished programs for several major projects on Canadian folk music and folklore, bio-technology, landscape and the Alberta petroleum industry (including the oil industry documentary "Roughnecks, Wildcats and Doodlebugs"), most produced for the local CBC, Access and CKUA stations; the fonds also includes radio broadcasts from Lethbridge and Edmonton, where Don Hill was a broadcaster.

Hill, Don
Edith Roberts fonds
PR2761 · Fonds · 1913 - 1919

The fonds consists of five postcards featuring images of the Blairmore, Alberta area, four postcards featuring images of the Turner Valley oilfields, and one postcard featuring images of the Lethbridge Canadian Pacific Railway Viaduct. The postcards date from 1913 to 1919.

Roberts, Edith
Elizabeth Tayler fonds
PR4117 · Fonds · 1891-1992

The fonds consists of a paper-based interview conducted by Kathryn E. Turner with Tayler just before her 100th birthday in 1991, in which she discusses her training days at Galt Hospital School of Nursing, Lethbridge. There is also a calendar produced for the 100th anniversary of the Hospital, and miscellaneous photocopied news clippings that discuss Tayler's career.

Tayler, Elizabeth
Emil Skarin fonds
PR1071 · Fonds · 1908-1961

Fonds consists of records pertaining to Emil Skarin's employment with Crown Paving Company, and includes photograph albums and photographs depicting road surfacing and construction, mainly on Edmonton, Alberta streets and at the Edmonton airport, and includes images of work crews, paving equipment and machinery, houses, street views, automobiles, horses, airplanes, building interiors, and work camps. Fonds also includes photographs depicting road surfacing in British Columbia, Lethbridge, Ponoka, Banff, Blackfalds, and Calgary, Alberta, and paving company buildings and equipment in the United States. Included in this fonds are photographs depicting coal mining equipment, machinery, employees and buildings, a souvenir booklet of images from the Calgary Pageant in 1908, four mechanically produced reproductions of photographs that depict First Nations chiefs, and maps depicting northern and southern Alberta.

Skarin, Emil
Series · 1918-1941

The series consists of the administrative and operational records of the Alberta Government Employment Service and its predecessor, the Alberta Government Employment Bureau, pertaining to its work with the federal Employment Service of Canada to manage labour supply and demand in the province.

The administrative records include personnel files and other staffing records; agreements with the federal government; orders in council; expenditures, budgets, vouchers, placement costs, and other financial management records; office accommodation expenses; transportation; office supplies; mailing lists; and other related records.

The operational records include liaison files with the federal government, stakeholder organizations and local employment offices in Calgary and Lethbridge; files related to immigration and deportation of workers; applications for work and for workers; and employment program files related to ex-servicemen including those with disabilities, farm labour, youth employment and training, highways, forestry, and skilled workers during World War II. It also includes a variety of program-related reports, including daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly statistical reports regarding employment conditions in communities as well as summaries of applicants, vacancies and placements for men and women in Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat and Drumheller.

The series also includes records related to unemployment relief activities undertaken by the Service, including operations of camps, including bush and railway camps, in Calgary, Edmonton, Drumheller and Lethbridge as well as payrolls, grants and other files related to relief initiatives in cities as well as rural communities.

Alberta. Government Employment Service
PR2506 · Collection · 1966

The collection consists of material created by the City of Lethbridge in commemorating the first flight over the Canadian Rockies in 1919 by pilot Captain Ernest C. Hoy including two formal invitations for the City of Lethbridge luncheon proceeding the ceremony to unveil a plaque, an official program, photographs, and newspaper clippings dating from 1966.

Unknown donor
PR4226 · Fonds · 1910-2014

This fonds is comprised of records from First United Church in Lethbridge, Alberta and the Presbyterian and Methodist congregations that preceded it.

The fonds contains minutes and annual reports from First United Church and groups such as the United Church Women, the Board of Stewards, the Finance and Stewardship Committee, and the Unified Board. Other administrative records include historic rolls, registers of baptisms and marriages, payroll ledgers, financial accounts, attendance records, and records from a property sale in 2004.

Also included are guest books, Hustlers Sunday School reports and histories, written histories of the preaching point, orders of service, newsletters and other publications, albums, anniversary records, and photographs of events and members.

First United Church (Lethbridge)
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
Gary Zeman collection
PR3995 · Collection · 1918-1984

The collection consists of photographs of the Edmonton Flyers hockey team, Edmonton Chimos hockey team, Vimy Bantam hockey team, Edmonton Waterloo Mercurys hockey team, the University of Alberta hockey team, Clarence Campbell, and the Calgary Canadians Juniors hockey team.

Zeman, Gary
G.E. Reber fonds
PR1499 · Fonds · Copied 1984

The fonds consists of images of the Lethbridge hockey teams, including the Lethbridge Sporting Good Company Hockey Club (1910-1911) and the Lethbridge Veterans Hockey Team (1920-1921).

Reber, G.E.
Gordon Scott fonds
PR2017 · Fonds · 1907-1910

The fonds consists of postcards, primarily addressed to a Mrs. John Newell of Christy's Lake, Ontario from Thomas Bell Scott; the images on the postcards are of buildings, bridges and streets in Edmonton, the incline railway in Edmonton, street cars, a bridge in Lethbridge, Lethbridge, farming and image of the Fraser Valley. The fonds also includes a souvenir booklet about the 1908 Edmonton Fire Department and two photographs of the laying of the cornerstone of the Alberta Legislative building.

Scott, Gordon
H.L. Godfrey fonds
PR2419 · Fonds · 1935-1936

The fonds consists of 7 photographs of the Galt Mine #6 dating from 1935 taken by an unknown photographer, and 1 photograph of H.L. Godfrey's home in Hardieville, Alberta dating from 1936 taken by an unknown photographer.

Godfrey, H.L.
Ian Paterson collection
PR3221 · Collection · [ca.1911] - 1938

The fonds consists of images of scenes in Alberta acquired by Ian Paterson including Big Island on the North Saskatchewan in 1926, Athabasca Landing Ferry in 1926, the Peace River Highway in 1931, a ferry on the North Saskatchewan River at Strawberry Creek in 1931, the Town of Athabasca in 1932, the Ghost River Dam in 1938, and the Calgary-Edmonton Highway near Bowden in 1938.

The fonds also contains copies of photographic postcards acquired by Ian Paterson dating from the early part of the 20th century. The postcards feature images of Alberta including the Red Deer River Crossing of the Canadian National Railways (CNR) at Drumheller, the Hanna CNR station, the Athabasca River Bridge, the Beaver Bridge at Bonnyville, "Big Eddy", "Steveville", the CNR Station at Alliance, the St. Albert Hotel, Saunders Creek, a pack train at Edson, a bridge at Wabamun, the CNR depot at Jasper, the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) at Lethbridge, the Athabasca River bridge, the Brazeau Collieries at Nordegg, and the Town of Wayne.

Paterson, Ian
PR1452 · Fonds · 1936-1973

Fonds consists of the business records of the Independent Mutual Telephone Company and includes memorandum of association, minutes, subscriber accounts, financial records, notices, voting proxies, certificate of incorporation, correspondence, agreements, annual reports, annual returns, telephone statistics, subscriber lists, and maps depicting the area serviced by the Independent Mutual Telephone Company.

Independent Mutual Telephone Company
PR0743 · Fonds · 1926-1973

Fonds consists of the business records of The Irrigated Farms Company and includes receipts, insurance policies, tax receipts, income tax returns, notes, correspondence, financial records, memorandum, notices, minutes, president’s reports, annual reports, articles of association, articles of memorandum, leases, land transfers, quit claim deeds, agreements for the sale of land, inventories, invoices, statements, and Canadian Wheat Board producer’s certificates. This fonds has been divided into the following series: Administration; Tenants; Investments; Liquidation.

Irrigated Farms Company
James R. McFall fonds
PR0230 · Fonds · 1944-1967

Fonds consists of records reflecting James R. McFall’s involvement in a variety of agricultural organizations, which he accumulated as a member of these organizations. These records were not created by McFall in his capacity as the Secretary of the Alberta Federation of Agriculture, and as such do not constitute the official records of the organization. The records in this fonds include scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, handbooks, guidebooks, by-laws, and a photograph. The fonds has been divided into the following series: Scrapbooks and other material; and Publications.

McFall, James R.
John Callaghan fonds
PR1977 · Fonds · 1909-1937

The fonds consists of records related to John Callaghan's involvement in Alberta railways and includes minimal correspondence, a biographical pamphlet, and images of John Callaghan, trains (including Northern Alberta Railways and others), employees, horse and wagons, bridges, washed out tracks at Slave Lake, flooding at Waterways, Grande Prairie main street (1914), Premier Greenfield, Minister V.W. Smith and others examining oil sands along the Athabasca River, and postcards with images of last spike, the Lethbridge viaduct and a Fort McMurray souvenir.

Callaghan, John
John Smith Stewart fonds
PR0796 · Fonds · [ca. 1897]-1970

Fonds consists of records pertaining to John Smith Stewart’s military career, professional career as a dentist, and his personal life, and includes invitations, pamphlets, postcards, maps, correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, speeches, telegrams, historical/biographical sketches, personal reminiscences, awards, historical and medical journals, a 3rd Canadian Division report on operations, souvenir booklets, a watercolour painting, metal plate etchings, a list of dental clients and financial records, programmes, lists of veterans and veteran activities, and transcripts of an oral history by John Smith Stewart. Fonds also includes aerial and aerial composite photographs, and other photographs depicting military personnel, veterans, parades, a lacrosse team, Namao School District, and John Smith Stewart’s dental office.

Stewart, John Smith
Keith Driver fonds
PR3307 · Fonds · 1960-1999

The fonds is comprised of management and development plans and reports that Keith Driver had a part in. His contribution varied across the records and is not always recorded, but includes roles in research, consultation, writing, and management. The records span across his career and are mostly from across Alberta, with some work from elsewhere Canada. Prominent examples include Oldman River General Plan Analyses, Lethbridge General Plan documents, and Bushe River assessments and planning.

The records were created for a variety of clients, including land management corporations, municipal councils, and consultation boards. Also included in the donation was a large transparent sheet with a base map of the Wabamun Lake area. Many of the textual records have labels or codes written on the front covers in pen or pencil, sometimes with Keith Driver’s name.

Driver, Keith
PR0411 · Fonds · Copied 1970

Fonds consists of minutes, membership lists, and financial statements of the Lethbridge Automobile Dealers’ Association dating 1927-1956.

Lethbridge Automobile Dealers' Association
PR0412 · Fonds · Copied 1970, 1998

The fonds consists of records used, maintained, and created by the Historical Society of Alberta, Lethbridge Chapter to hold "William Aberhart Speaks for Himself", an event to celebrate William Aberhart and recreate a speech William Aberhart intended to deliver to a graduating class of 1941 at the University of Alberta. The fonds includes correspondence, pamphlets, and a transcript dating from 1998.

The fonds also includes a microfilm copy of material collected by the Lethbridge Historical Society including minutes of the Lethbridge Historical Society and correspondence and receipts of the Sheran Cairn Committee regarding the Sheran Cairn covering the time period of the 1920s and 1930s.

Lethbridge Historical Society
PR0514 · Fonds · 1968-1970

Fonds consists of a proposed constitution and meeting announcements of the Lethbridge Natural History Society.

Lethbridge Natural History Society
PR3176 · Fonds · 1920 - 1953

The fonds consists of annual reports and financial statements of the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District dating from 1920 to 1960.

Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District
PR1456 · Fonds · 1936-1973

Fonds consists of the business records of the Lethbridge South East Mutual Telephone Company and includes minutes, voting proxies, subscriber lists, telephone statistics, correspondence, notices, agreements, shares, applications for telephone service, financial records, subscriber accounts, telephone equipment catalogues, and maps depicting the area serviced by the Lethbridge South East Mutual Telephone Company.

Lethbridge South East Mutual Telephone Company
PR1455 · Fonds · 1936-1973

Fonds consists of the business records of the Lethbridge South Mutual Telephone Company and includes memorandum of association, minutes, financial records, voting proxies, bylaws, certificate of incorporation, correspondence, agreements, annual reports, annual returns, telephone statistics, subscriber lists, subscriber accounts, and maps depicting the area serviced by the Lethbridge South Mutual Telephone Company.

Lethbridge South Mutual Telephone Company
Lethbridge video collection
PR2608 · Collection · 1992 - 1993

The collection consists of a VHS recording entitled The History of Lethbridge (1992) and a VHS recording entitled Oh Pioneers (1993).

Unknown donor
Ludwig Hagemann fonds
PR2622 · Fonds · [between 1926 - 1930]

The fonds consists of 2 photographs featuring scenes of Lethbridge buildings, mountains, and mines taken by Ludwig Hagemann dating from circa 1926 - 1930.

Hagemann, Ludwig
Mardon family fonds
PR3789 · Fonds · 1946-2016

The fonds includes records of several members of the Mardon family, including Ernest, May, Austin, and Catherine. Material includes, correspondence, genealogy, postcards, anniversary announcements, newspaper articles, invitations, journals, teaching certificate, articles, publishing contributions, drafts, contracts, research, academic papers course syllabi, report cards, thesis, class notes and coursework, exams, recognition and awards, conference material, speeches, curriculum vitae and resumes, the Order of Canada information, photographs of family and friends, and an audio cassette tape.

Mardon family
Marlene Jerred fonds
PR1427 · Fonds · 1908-1924

The fonds consists of photographic postcards, photographs and postcards from Okotoks, Lethbridge, Millarville, Saddle Lake, Fort Chipewyan, Athabasca Landing, Fort Smith and Fort McMurray of buildings, churches, missions, barn building, residents, dog teams, horses, houses, boats and canoes, rivers, horse races, and some of the Calgary Stampede.

Jerred, Marlene
Mary Beatrice Rundle fonds
PR2176 · Fonds · 1935

The fonds consists of a scrapbook compiled by Mary Rundle during her service as Private Secretary to Sir Anderson Montague-Barlow for the Royal Commission on the Coal Industry in Alberta dating from 1935.

The scrapbook contains diary entries, postcards, and photographs of Alberta including photographs of the Tofield Coal Mine, Rabbit Hill, MacDonald Hotel in Edmonton, Red Deer Ferry, Henderson’s Mine, Drumheller, Lethbridge, Blairmore, Crow’s Nest Mountain and Lake, Old Man River, Forest Reserve near Thunder Creek, Banff, Kicking Horse Pass, Mount Rundle and Vermilion Lake, Kicking Horse Canyon, Moraine Lake, Lake Louise, Caste Mountain (Saskatchewan), Luscar, Cadomin, Crazeau, Mountain Park, Leyard Junction, Luscar, Edson, Coalspar, the Alberta Legislature Building, Edmonton, as well as photographs of Sir Montague-Barlow, Lady Montague-Barlow, and coal miners in Alberta.

Rundle, Mary Beatrice
Max Cantor fonds
PR2035 · Fonds · [197-]

The fonds consists of copied images, originally dating from the 1890s to the1950s, of hospital buildings throughout Alberta including those in Lethbridge, Daysland, Medicine Hat, Mannville, Ponoka, nurses, and one image of Dr. Max Cantor with colleagues outside the Banff School of Fine Arts.

Cantor, Max
McKitrick family fonds
PR0550 · Fonds · 1909-1938

Fonds consists of photographs depicting people and images such as schools, Victoria Day celebrations, buildings, boats, dogsledding teams, and mountain views, in various National Parks and Alberta towns, including Fort McMurray, Tofield, Calgary, Camrose, and the Lethbridge land rush of 1910.

McKitrick family
PR0883 · Fonds · [ca. 1915] - 2001

The fonds consists of photographs, slides, and scrapbooks that document the work of the Sign Section. There are also personal photographic images and auto-biographical narratives that document McPhee's experiences in the Great Depression, World War Two, and his activity as a sky-diving enthusiast. There are also photographs of Alberta locations such as Wayne, Drumheller, Carbon, and Lethbridge in addition to the the Wayne, Rosedale, and Drumheller floods in 1948.

The fonds also contains three video recordings: a video made by Mel McPhee of the 49th Loyal Edmonton Regiment's visit to Ortona, Italy in 1994 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Ortona, "Where the Hell is Wayne, Alberta?" a video made by Mel McPhee of the Wayne Reunion held in 1982, and "Thunder in the Valley," a commercially-made film made for the Atlas Coal Mine Historical Society.

McPhee, Melville A.
PR3471 · Fonds · 1915-1918

The fonds consists of minutes of annual Ministerial Sessions and District Meetings (1916-1918) and Sunday Schools statistical data (1915-1918).

Methodist Church (Canada). Lethbridge District
Mueller family fonds
PR0444 · Fonds · [ca. 1920]

The fonds consists of two images, one of a farm auction at the Mueller family farm near Didsbury, Alberta, and one of a group of men and women at a Shriner’s Ball in Lethbridge.

Mueller family
Richard Harrington fonds
PR1319 · Fonds · 1949-1969

The fonds consists of images, dating 1949 to 1962, featuring various locations in Alberta including Banff, Beaver Lodge, Brazeau, Calgary, Caroline, Champion, Crowsnest Pass, Cypress Hills, Dorothy, Drumheller, Duvernay, East Coulee, Edmonton, Fort Saskatchewan, Frank, Frog Lake, Grisham, High Prairie, High River, Kananaskis, Lethbridge, Lloydminster, Longiven, Manning, Manville, Manyberries, Medicine Hat, Midland, Nordegg, Orion, the Red Deer River, Ricinus, Rocky Mountain House, Rosebud, Rosedale, Sundre, Vulcan, Wabamun, Whiskey Gap, and the Yellowhead Pass. The photographs include street scenes, schools, fire halls, churches and mosques, stores, restaurants, diners and bakeries, beer parlours, post offices, greenhouses, telephone lines, workers and operators, grain elevators, ferries, swimming pools, airports, Jaycopters, airplanes and cargo, mills and mines (flour, steel, coal, nickel), plants, camps, pipeline construction, saddleries, apiaries, bridges, dams, roads, signs, hoodoos, mountains, ice fields, cattle, horses and sheep, stampedes and parades, cattle branding and dehorning, lariat making, artists and sculptors, and laundry and ironing.

The fonds also includes images of rancher and juniper root carver Wilf Hodgson (Wilfred Garstang-Hodgson), of Dorothy, Alberta.

Harrington, Richard
Sadie Samis fonds
PR2776 · Fonds · Copied 1968

The fonds consists of copies of photographic postcards featuring Alberta scenes circa 1910 - 1911 taken by J.R.F. McKitric. The postcards feature the Catholic Separate School in Edmonton, a River steamer on the North Saskatchewan River, Lacombe, the Low Level Bridge, line ups during the Lethbridge land rush, the Incline Railway in Edmonton, and boatman on the Athabasca River.

Samis, Sarah
PR0566 · Collection · 1903-1973

Collection consists of coal mining union agreements, an Alberta government Department of Public Welfare information booklet, a report entitled Who’s Who in Alberta Agriculture, a Lethbridge School souvenir programme, notes, correspondence, and reports of C. A. (Charles Alexander) Magrath, Manager of the Canadian Northwest Irrigation Company, concerning St. Mary water rights and the St. Mary and Milk Rivers diversions, undated photographs depicting farming in the Peace River area, and a view of the Clearwater River and Dr. Frank Hamilton Mewburn of Lethbridge, Alberta. Collection includes microfilm copies of correspondence written to William Stafford dated 1883-1894, various records concerning farming, irrigation, homesteading, and Lethbridge, Alberta dated 1887-1921, a map of Alberta electoral districts dated 1924, and correspondence, reports and memorandum from the Alberta Railway and Irrigation Company dating 1885-1906. Collection also includes copied photographs from a number of photograph albums, some with annotations, dating 1830-1935, which depict various forts, trading posts, canals, people, buildings, farms, livestock, and views in Alberta and western Canada.

Sir Alexander Galt Museum and Archives
Sisters of St. Martha fonds
PR4154 · Fonds · 1929-1991

The fonds consists of two booklets, "Sisters of St. Martha Golden Anniversary: 50 Years of Service 1929-1979", and "The Mineral Springs Hospital and the Sisters of St. Martha: Fifty Years of Service, 1930-1980", (text by Jon Whyte, assisted by Sister Mary Alberta and Sister Lilian Mandryk of the Hospital's administration); two short articles on the Mineral Springs Hospital; and the program for the 20th Anniversary Homecoming of the Lethbridge Community College School of Nursing (1991). The booklets trace the Order's history and association with St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing, the Lethbridge Community College School of Nursing, and the Mineral Springs Hospital in Banff.

Sisters of St. Martha
PR3991 · Collection · 1930, 1951

The collection consists of a portrait of Father Beek of St. Patrick's Church, Lethbridge, and two photographs showing the demolition of the church.

Unknown donor
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
T. Randall fonds
PR2748 · Fonds · 1858, 1910-1945

The fonds consists of Morehead's Family Almanac dating from 1858 and a variety of materials dating from the 1910s to 1940s including a pamphlet from the Western Canada Exhibition Tour, The Zenith, a leaflet for the Calgary Exhibition, Helpful Hints for Housekeepers, a Lethbridge telephone directory, World War II ration books, a gasoline license, a leaflet for Coca Cola, a leaflet for the Home Decorator, a coupon for Comfort Soap, a Canadian Pacific Railway blotter, and a pamphlet for the Calgary Stampede.

Randall, T.
T.E Brown fonds
PR3807 · Fonds · [189-?] - 1972

The fonds consists of military service and personal records of Dr Thomas Erwin (T.E) Brown, a veteran of both World Wars and a doctor in Taber and Lethbridge. Records include Brown’s military notebooks, ration books, field notes and correspondence; an account book from Brown’s medical practice in Taber in the 1930s and pamphlets relating to pediatric medicines; photographs of Brown’s family; and a sketchbook with Brown’s drawings of his home and family.

Brown, T.E.
Ted Abell fonds
PR1766 · Fonds · 1964-1968

The fonds consists of records relating to Ted Abell’s time as Centennial Officer and includes slide presentations for the Centennial Train and The Centennial Caravans, as well as slides of various centennial events such as the opening of the Japanese Gardens in Lethbridge, and various centennial beautification projects in Bonnyville, Lethbridge, Milk River, Grimshaw, Viking, Red Deer, Rimbey, Calgary, Bowden, Hobema, Derwent, Lacombe, Cardston, Girouxville, Benalta, Olds, Innisfail, Carmangay, Exshaw, Rocky Mountain House, Warner, Ponoka, Vilna, Rycroft, Drayton Valley, Champion, Grande Centre, Spirit River, and Grand Prairie. The fonds also includes correspondence, newspaper clippings and speeches presented by Ted Abell for Canada’s Centennial.

Abell, Ted
PR3539 · Fonds · 1945-2015

Fonds contains Minutes (1952-1983, 1987, 1994-2013); Pastoral Charge Statistics (1962-1966); Correspondence (1945-1978, 1988-1989); Lethbridge Extension Council (1984-1988); Photographs of Executive (1991-1992); Treasurer’s Reports (2006-2013); Pastoral Oversight Committee [1973-1999]; Financials (1985-1997); Stewardship (1994); Consultation (1994-1997); Newsletters (2000-2001); Budget (1995); History Book [2000]; U.C.W. (United Church Women) (1961-1996); Annual Reports (1992-1994); Community and Global Justice Committee (2003-2015).

United Church of Canada. South Alberta Presbytery
PR2852 · Collection · [Copied 1966]

The collection consists of a variety of copied images including photographs featuring maps of the areas of Fort Garry, Fort Ellice, Fort Pitt, Fort Edmonton, the Yellowhead Pass, the North Saskatchewan River, and Fort McMurray dating from the 1880s; photographic copies of certificates and correspondence related to Col. Francis Mewburn dating from 1776 to 1880; photographs of the Lethbridge area featuring images of railways, dwellings, minters, engines, businesses such as H. Bentley and Co., T. Botterill Hardware, and members of the Blood Nation dating from the 1880s; photographs of Medicine Hat featuring a hospital and the Lady Aberdeen's Women's Hospital dating from 1894; images of Saskatchewan including a carbonizing and briguetting plant; photographs of the University of Alberta and the Edmonton area including images of campus residences, the Royal Alexandra Hospital, the University Hospital, classes of students, St. Joseph's College, CKUA Radio Station, farm buildings, the Oliver Institute, and First Nations dating from the 1920s.

University of Alberta
Urban transportation records
Series · 1958-1975

The series relates to agreements between the provincial government and municipalities regarding transportation. The records include correspondence of the Chief Planning Engineer, reports, studies, guidelines, projections, and agreements.

Alberta. Highways. Locations Branch
PR0674 · Fonds · 1922-1982

The fonds consists of minute books and a financial ledger created by the District Lodge No. 18 of the Vasa Order of America as well as material created by individual Alberta Lodges. The fonds has been divided into one series, the records of the District Lodge No. 18 and five sous-fonds according to the creating lodge: Branting Lodge 417 (Calgary) sous-fonds, Norden Lodge 513 (Meeting Lake) sous-fonds, Skandia Lodge 549 (Edmonton) sous-fonds, Tegner Lodge 565 (Stavely) sous-fonds, and Lethbridge Lodge 579 (Lethbridge) sous-fonds.

Vasa Order of America. District Lodge Alberta No. 18
Vera Gingras fonds
PR4159 · Fonds · 1941-1994

The fonds consists of an interview of Vera Gingras in which she reviews her days at a student at Holy Cross Hospital, Calgary and her work experience at St Michael’s Hospital, Lethbridge and St. Vincent’s Hospital, Pincher Creek. Nursing practices during the wartime shortages of 1944-1945 are described. Gingras records her observations on the changes in medical/nursing/patient relationships, in medication and procedures, and in nurses’ professional and union activities, that have taken place during her career.

Gingras, Vera
Wendy Davey fonds
PR0892 · Fonds · [1904 -1911]

The fonds consists of 17 mechanically reproduced souvenir postcards of views of the Canadian Rockies, Banff, Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge and Buffalo Park (Wainwright), Alberta.

Davey, Wendy
PR1473 · Fonds · 1936-1972

Fonds consists of the business records of the Wilson Siding Mutual Telephone Company and includes minutes, financial records, subscriber accounts, voting proxies, telephone statistics, subscriber lists, and maps depicting the area serviced by the Wilson Siding Mutual Telephone Company.

Wilson Siding Mutual Telephone Company