IRG_Treaty 7

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          H.D. Browne fonds
          PR0239 · Fonds · 1907-1911

          Fonds consists of photographs depicting various scenes around Alberta in the early 1900s.

          Browne, H.D.
          B.E. Williamson fonds
          PR0429 · Fonds · [ca. 1887]

          Fonds consists of images of a First Nations winter camp and a First Nations sun-dance in Calgary, North West Territory, now Alberta.

          Williamson, B.E.
          PR3930 · Collection · [18--]-[19--]

          The collection consists of a photo montage of the 1911 class of Edmonton High School, photographs of George Stovel and his hardware store, threshing scenes, and a portrait of William Mold in military uniform.

          The collection also consists of 11 photographs of cattle branding at the CY Ranch on the Piikani Reserve, 1955.

          Unknown donor
          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
          Richard Y. Secord fonds
          PR0222 · Fonds · 1896-1980

          The fonds consists of records pertaining to Secord’s family and personal life, as well as records reflecting his interests and involvement with various organizations. These records include biographies of Richard, Annie York and Richard York Secord, a Secord family history, a copy of the dedication of Richard Secord Elementary School by Edith Rogers, newspaper clippings, Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada proposals and correspondence, scrip accounts, a coaster from McDougall & Secord, Limited, correspondence regarding the Centennial Student Exchange Program and a map showing the development of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) in Canada. The fonds also includes photographs of the Secord house, a coal arch, the John York family, various family members, automobiles, hunting, rivers, and mounted prints of the McDougall & Secord, Limited 1905 storefront and a painting of the Secord home.

          Secord, Richard Y.
          Wagar family fonds
          PR0271 · Fonds · 1899-1939

          Fonds consists of personal and business records belonging to Anson and Deedie Wagar, as well as records pertaining to the North-Western Telephone Company Ltd. These records include correspondence, photographs, maps (including one of the Rosebud lands), financial records, legal documents, newspaper clippings and notebooks. The fonds has been divided into the following series: Anson Wagar records; Deedie Wagar records; North-Western Telephone Company Ltd. records; and Brule Lake railroad records.

          Wagar family
          PR0398 · Fonds · 1963-1966

          Fonds consists of an appeal judgment by the Alberta Assessment Appeal Board for an appeal in the matter of a decision of the 1963 Court of Revision of the County of Wheatland No. 16 and the members of the Blackfoot Farm Lessee’s Association, as well as a statement of operations, and a schedule of assessments for the Blackfoot Farm Lessee’s Association in 1966.

          Blackfoot Farm Lessee's Association
          Helen Averill fonds
          PR0579 · Fonds · Copied 1972

          Fonds consists of photographs depicting the Welsh family and various people, buildings, and views in the Millarville, Alberta area dating ca. 1890-1914.

          Averill, Helen
          R. N. Wilson fonds
          PR0603 · Fonds · Copied 1972-1993

          Fonds consists of photographs and copied photographs taken by R.N. Wilson depicting petroglyphs in Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park in Milk River, Alberta, dated ca. 1895, and a copy of R.N. Wilson's diary dating 1881-1888.

          Wilson, R.N.
          Frank W. Bell fonds
          PR0686 · Fonds · 1915-1916

          Fonds consists of photographs in the Wainwright, Alberta area of buffalo in Wainwright Park, Wainwright Main Street, an Orangemen celebration, a car, and Chief of the Stony Indians.

          Bell, Frank W.
          Torrance family fonds
          PR0235 · Fonds · 1928-1967

          Fonds consists of records pertaining to Robert and Kenneth Torrance’s activities in various organizations and records reflecting their interests including correspondence, journals, resolutions, handbooks, newsletters, annual reports, programs, photographs, newspaper clippings and a map. The fonds has been divided into two series: Robert Torrance records; and Kenneth Torrance records. There are also sub-series within the Robert Torrance records series.

          Torrance family
          Max E. Runions fonds
          PR1118 · Fonds · Copied 1975

          Fonds consists of copied photographs dating 1906 to circa (ca.) 1915 which depict a number of images at Banff and Calgary, Alberta including students of Calgary Public School, the Central Methodist Church interior and exterior, an automobile, boats, canoes, a Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) camp at Banff, horse and carriages, a Dominion Exhibition parade, First Nations men, women and children, a dirigible balloon, tennis and other sport players, and the interior of E. Runions Brokerage Office.

          Runions, Max E.
          Fraser family fonds
          PR0155 · Fonds · 1861-1971

          Fonds consists of business and personal records of the Fraser family including financial records, correspondence, photographs, photograph albums, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, postcards, books and a map. The fonds has been divided into the following series: Henry Fraser records; Robert Fraser records; and Tommy Fraser records.

          The records include correspondence and study reports relevant to scrip and the broader Department of Indian Affairs. Scrapbooks compiled by Emilie Fraser contain multiple images from the Treaty 7 commemorations in 1977 and the royal visit.

          Fraser family
          W. Everard Edmonds fonds
          PR0160 · Fonds · 1897-1965, predominant 1899-1955

          Fonds consists of material pertaining to Edmonds' religious, educational and historical work or interests including manuscripts, articles and photographs.

          Some manuscripts by W. Everard Edmonds were written as studies on Indigenous peoples in Alberta and bear titles such as “Early Explorers Who Visited Alberta,” “The Indians of the Plains,” “The Saskatchewan Rebellion of 1885,” and “Jerry Potts: Famous NWMP Guide and Interpreter.”

          Edmonds, W. Everard
          Steele family fonds
          PR0083 · Fonds · 1852-1979

          The fonds consists of records created by various members of the Steele family located both in England and in Canada over a period of 150 years. The fonds contains diaries, correspondence, some photographs, and writings about, and by, family members.

          The collection contains various documents concerning police activity in the MacLeod areas, including a letter to Major S.B. Steele regarding his departure signed by the citizens of Lethbridge, an earlier letter instructing the set up of a RCMP location near Calgary, and references to the murder trial of Charcoal, an Indigenous man of the Kainai Nation.

          Steele family
          Dorothy Arliss-Andrews fonds
          PR1442 · Fonds · [ca. 1918]-1932

          Fonds consists of photographs depicting various people, buildings and events in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta including the Legislature buildings, Calgary Stampede, parades, a Sarcee reserve, the Western Ski Championship, an ice carnival, a reception for Lord Byng, Royal North West Mounted Police officers, First Nations men and women, and street views. Fonds also includes a photograph and obituary for Major Leon Charles Eckenfelder, a memorial article about Vernor W. Smith, and books of poetry written by W.V. Newson.

          Arliss-Andrews, Dorothy
          Len F. Werry fonds
          PR1506 · Fonds · 1967-1971

          The fonds consists of Len F. Werry’s records from his time as a member of the opposition from 1967 to 1971, and includes correspondence, notes, reports, legislation, publications, pamphlets, newsletters and newspaper clippings regarding a variety of issues including adoption, education, health insurance, mental health, pollution, public welfare, roads and highways, strip mining, taxation and trade-unions.

          Werry, Len F.
          Harold McIntosh Kidd fonds
          PR1528 · Fonds · 1913-1937, predominantly 1918

          The fonds consists of a postcard of Nakoda people with a tipi and views of the mountains near Banff, Alberta, and photographs from Nordegg, Alberta of trains, the train station, buildings, stores, street scenes, a dogsled, religious services, Indigenous peoples and ceremonies, Harold Kidd and Harold’s brother, Stuart Kidd.

          Kidd, Harold McIntosh
          PR1343 · Collection · 1784-1972

          The collection consists of both copied and original records and includes records belonging to various companies, associations, governments, and individuals. Fonds includes agendas, Alberta law stamps, association records, banners, calendars, celebration and event programmes, certificates, constitutions, diaries and daily journals, financial records, glass plate negatives, historical and biographical sketches, invitations, judges’ case books, lantern slides and coloured lantern slides, literary manuscripts, maps, mechanically produced photographic reproductions, minutes, negatives and cyanotype negatives, newsletters, newspapers and newspaper clippings, personal reminiscences, phonodiscs, photographs, political party records, prize lists, radio broadcasts and broadcast transcripts, receipts, scrapbooks, shares, souvenir booklets and photograph albums, surveys, temperance posters, and various other miscellaneous records. The collection has been divided into the following series: Aberdeen Association (1909-1911); Aberhart, William (1943); Alberta Golden Jubilee (1954-1955); Alberta Institute of Co-operation (1928-1929); Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists (around 1954); Alberta Women's Institute (1915-1963); Albright, W.D. (1930); Athabasca and District Board of Trade (June 9, 1952); Bennett, Richard Bedford (1905-1938, predominant 1937-1938); Blue, Mrs. John (1907-1913); Blyth, Alfred (1936-1939); Bob Edwards' Summer Annual (1920-1922); Brick, Mrs. A.L. (19-?); Brown, James McCredie (19-?); Bulkley, C.S. (1865-1867); Byron-May Company (1910-1914); Callihoo, Victoria (around 1948); Campbell, Colin Nicol (April 4, 1887); Canadian Club, Edmonton (1909-1912); Canadian Medical Association (August 1912); Carpenter, W.G. (April 8, 1927); Civil Service Association of Alberta (1955-1956); College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (1924); Denny, Sir Cecil Edward (around 1905); Devore, R.W. (19-?); East Clover Bar Alberta Farmers' Association (1906-1912); Edmonds, W

          Legislature Library Archives Program
          Sheila Hall collection
          PR1700 · Collection · [Copied between 1933 and 1970]

          The collection consists of reproduction photographs of images originally dating circa (ca.) 1895 from the Siksika First Nation Reserve at Gleichen, North-West Territories, by photographers R.H. Trueman & Co. and N. Caple & Co., both of Vancouver, British Columbia, and a photograph dating ca. 1950 of Siksika people at Gleichen, Alberta by Vern Kent of the Visual Education Branch of the Saskatchewan Department of Education.

          Hall, Sheila
          Lyman Jampolsky fonds
          PR1777 · Fonds · 1959-1966

          The fonds consists of records from Lyman Jampolsky’s time as principal of the Stony Sarcee Indian Agency, regional Inspector of Indian Schools for the Indian Affairs Branch, and Chief Superintendent of Vocational Training and Special Services, and primarily includes correspondence and reports.

          Jampolsky, Lyman
          Series · 1906-1995
          Part of Legislative Assembly of Alberta fonds

          The series consists of sessional papers and other records tabled in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. The tabled records include annual and other reports of government departments, boards and universities related to their operations and programs; reports of royal commissions and commissions of inquiry; reports of Assembly committees; copies of orders-in-council, correspondence, agreements and other records requested by Members of the Legislative Assembly; regulations; petitions from individuals and organizations about various issues; annual public accounts and other financial statements; as well as other returns related to orders of the Assembly. The series also includes lists of reports required to be tabled as well as binders listing all records tabled in the legislative assembly (1979-1987).

          Frank E. Schoonover fonds
          PR1970 · Fonds · [190-?]

          The fonds consists of photographs most likely primarily from the Macleod area of Alberta and includes images of First Nations men, women and children, teepees, horses, Royal North West Mounted Police, barracks, parades, as well as an image of Edmonton’s Main Street in 1907.

          Schoonover, Frank E.
          Ponoka County fonds
          PR2171 · Fonds · 1903-1979

          The fonds includes minutes, cashbooks, assessment rolls and registers, cash book receipts, auditors financial statements, and tax rolls originating from local improvement districts, municipal districts, and the Central Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and County dating from 1907-1979. In addition, the fonds contains two maps illustrating land boundaries of Ponoka County.

          The fonds also includes minute books, school censuses, assessment and tax rolls, cashbooks, inspection reports, correspondence, statement of grants, minutes, tax receipts, auditor's statements, attendance registers, cashbooks, and deposit slips from the following schools dating from 1903-1979:

          • Arbour Park No. 515 (Wiltse), 33-43-25-W4, 1899-1952
          • Asker No. 408 (Smith's Groove 1898-1899), 11-42-23-W4
          • Beaconsfield No. 3828 (Chabottevilee): 42-5-W5, 1919 -?
          • Bismark No. 971: NW-8-43-27-W4,1903 - ?
          • Blindman River No. 4244, SW-16-44-4-W5, 1926- [1956]
          • Blindman Valley No. 1645: NW-7-43-2-W5, 1907-1949
          • Bluff Centre No. 1735 (Bluffton): SW- 6-44-2- W5, 1907
          • Bluffton No. 1735 (Bluff Centre): SW-6-44-2-W5, 1907-1940
          • Bobtail No. 4107: 25-43-25-W4, 1922- 1954
          • Calumet No. 1233: SE-26-42-22-W4, 1905-1949
          • Chapel No. 588: SE-6-42-1-w5, 1905-1953
          • Chesterville No. 3525, SE-18-56-10-W4, 1912- [1956]
          • Climax No. 722: SW-19-43-23-W4, 1902- 1949
          • Concord No. 658: NE- 10-42-24-W4,1905-1953
          • Crystal Springs No. 1763: SW-22-42-1-W, 1907-1953
          • Dakota No. 665: SW-27-43-27-W4, 1902-1954
          • Dennis No. 2092 (Brooks 1911-1922): 32-18-14-W4, 1909
          • Eastside No. 668: 6-43-24-W4, 1902-1951
          • Elkhorn No. 608, NW-7-42-26-W4, 1901-1952
          • Ellice No. 1703: SW-1-42-22-W4, 1907-1955
          • Eureka No. 717 (Mecca Glen): SW-29-42-23-W4, 1902- ?
          • Faraway No. 4682: 9-43-6-W5, 1935 -?
          • Ferrybank No. 630: NE-31-43-26-W4, 1901- 1951
          • Fertile Forest No. 3177: SW-7-43-26-W4, 1914-1953
          • Fuller No. 3189: NW-32-42-3-W5, 1914- ?
          • Gadsby Lake No. 2816: NE- 10-41-23-W4, 1912- 1956
          • George No. 1522: 22-41-22-W4, 1906- [1946]
          • Glen Falloch No. 2628: 19-44-27-W4, 1913- 1956
          • Grand Meadow No. 671: 27-42-26-W4,1902-1948
          • Halfway Grove No. 3528 (Sylvan Heights 1918): NW-16-44-27-W4, 1918- 1956
          • Harmonien No. 3639: 36-44-2-W5, 1918-1949
          • Hazel Hill No. 767-:35-43-26-W4, 1902- ?
          • Hoadley No. 2948 (Pineville): 34-44-3-W5, 1913-1959
          • Hobbema No. 4445: 29-44-24-W4, 1929- 1953
          • Homeglen No. 2084: 16-44-1-W5, 1909-1956
          • Iola No. 1900: 17-44-3-W5, 1908- 1960
          • Lavesta No. 2453: SE-29-43-3-W5, 1911- ?
          • Leedale No. 1576: SE-11-42-4-W5, 1906- 1959
          • Lonesome Pine No. 3356: NW-4-45-W5, 1926 -?
          • Lundgren No. 2594: SE-44-28-W4, 1911-1953
          • Magic No. 742: SE-2-43-24-W4, 1902- 1949
          • Manfred No. 782: 15-42-22-W4, 1903- 1949
          • Manito No. 3939: 11-44-25-W4, 1920- [1953]
          • Meadow Brooke No. 1751: SE- 15-42-28-W4, 1908 - 1953
          • Meadowvale No. 4704: 1-43-4-W5, 1935- ?
          • Mecca Glen (Eureka) No. 717: 29-42-23-W4, 1902-1949
          • Midland No. 4856: SW-17-42-35-W5, 1939- 1955
          • Monte Vista No. 895: SE 15-43-2-W5, 1903-1942
          • Morningside No. 2991: 2-42-26-W4, 1913- 1953
          • Mountainview No. 281: 19-2-27-W4, 1893- 1936
          • Park Springs No. 1963: NW 22-43-28-W4, 1908-1944
          • Pineview No. 1854: 29-34-4-W5, 1913- 1951
          • Pleasant Hill No. 607: NE-4-42-26-W5, 1901- ?
          • Ponoka No. 423: 4-43-25-W4, 1896 - ?
          • Poplar Forest No. 4274: 44-24-W4, 1926- 1950
          • Potter Creek No. 1791: NW-14-42-3-W5, 1908
          • Progressive No. 561: 5-42-27-W4, 1900- ?
          • Reo No. 4416: SW- 25- 53-7-W5, 1929 - 1956
          • Rimbey No. 661 (Kansas Ridge): 28-42-2-W5, 1902 - ?
          • Rose No. 2288 : SE-33-42-1-W5, 1910-1953
          • Schultz No. 1226: 2-43-33-W4, 1905- 1950
          • Scott No. 575: SE-11-42-25-W4, 1900- 1945
          • Seafield No. 589: 17-42-25-W4, 1901- 1949
          • Sharp Head 3667: 11-43-26- W4, 1902- 1944
          • Sylvan Side No. 3921: SW- 26-42-25-W4, 1920- 1943
          • Symonds No. 1615: SW-4-42-2-W5, 1907- ?
          • Water Glen (Smith's Grove till 1899) No. 499: SE-21-43-22-W4, 1899-1949
          • Western Sunset No. 4662: NW-35-44-4-W5, 1935- ?
          • Westling No. 556: NE-17-41-24-W4, 1900- ?
          • Willesden Green No. 3074: 7-19-22-W4, 1910- 1941
          • Wilmot No. 2844: NW-34-42-28-W4, 1912 -1953
          • Wolfville No. 633: NW- 21-42-27-W4, 1901- 1953, and
          • Wooddale No. 3368 (Hohn): 25-42-2-W5, 1916- 1950.
          Ponoka County
          Joe Christensen fonds
          PR2381 · Fonds · [1940]

          The fonds consists of images featuring First Nations Peoples of the Wayne, Alberta region dating from the 1940s taken by Joe Christensen.

          Christensen, Joe
          PR2404 · Collection · copied 1993

          The collection consists of photographs of First Nations Peoples of the Fort Macleod region including images of individuals, dwellings, rites and ceremonies, modes of transportation, and farming. The photographs date from ca. 1910 - 1920.

          Fort Macleod Historical Association
          Series

          This series contains records from several Government of Alberta departments, including Culture, Youth, and Recreation. Over the course of the creation of these records, the departments responsible for them changed in name and scope.

          These records contain files such as a map of Alberta with reserves and Métis colonies, recordings of interviews with Indigenous elders, recordings of songs and prayers during a transfer ceremony, and interviews and ceremonies (including translations) from the Peigan Reserve.

          Patricia Gordon fonds
          PR2425 · Fonds · 1965

          The fonds consists of 5 petrogylph rubbings taken from Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park in 1965 by Patricia Gordon.

          Gordon, Patricia
          Blackhorse fonds
          PR2450 · Fonds · [ca. 1900]

          The fonds consists of a photograph of Blackhorse and his wife in traditional Blackfoot dress circa 1900.

          Blackhorse
          Fern Gully fonds
          PR2487 · Fonds · 1944-1965

          The fonds consists of nine photographs capturing the Siksika Tabbaco Society ceremony in Gleichen, Alberta in 1944 taken by Fern Gully.

          Gully, Fern
          Winifred Day fonds
          PR2554 · Fonds · Copied 1969

          The fonds consists of copies of photographs of Chief Crow Foot and Chief Dick Bad Boy taken at the Calgary Stampede by Winifred Day during her honeymoon in 1923.

          Day, Winifred
          James Gladstone fonds
          PR2491 · Fonds · [ca. 1960]

          The fonds consists of a envelope and letterhead of the [Kainai First Nation] Kainai Chieftainship dating from ca. 1960.

          Gladstone, James Basil
          Blood Indian Agency fonds
          PR0402 · Fonds · 1906-1934

          Fonds consists of records produced by the [Kainai First Nation] Blood Indian Agencies at Fort MacLeod and Cardston, and include correspondence to and from the Department of Indian Affairs (Canada), supply lists, goods tenders, vouchers, a list of destitute Indigenous persons, and a Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) report concerning a destitute Indigenous person. There are also records of employee returns, services records and charges, and other assorted financial records created by and for the Standoff Hospital.

          Canada. Dept of Indian Affairs. Blood Indian Agency
          Tom Three Persons fonds
          PR0632 · Fonds · [19-]-1950

          Fonds consists of newspaper clippings and photographs depicting Tom Three Persons and his family. Fonds also includes a hand-made sign for the [Kainai First Nation] Blood Reserve Credit Union.

          Three Persons, Tom
          Standoff Hospital fonds
          PR3975 · Fonds · 1971, 1973

          The collection contains hospital registers from the health care centre at the Blood Indian Reserve [Kainai First Nation] near Standoff. The smaller register contains the patient’s name, age, sex, date of admission, reason for admission, date of release and condition on release. The larger register contains additional statistical information such as vital statistics, date of admission, in or out patient status, school status in the case of children, number of meals eaten during stay, days in hospital, days treated, and results. The original documents which were microfilmed to create this fonds were created between 1899 and 1923.

          Standoff Hospital
          C. H. Carley fonds
          PR2122 · Fonds · 1951-1970

          The fonds consists of photographs, dating from the 1950s and 1960s, taken by the Lethbridge Herald or Crighton Studio, of Indigenous peoples in traditional attire including the following individuals: Jim Shot Both Sides; Yvonne Pelletier; Walter Bastien; Joe Crow Shoe; Julius English; Pat Bad Eagle; Jim Morning Bull; Albert Little Mustache; George Calling Last; Nathan Many Feathers; Wings; John Yellowhorn; Bob Tail Chief; Chief Body; Jim Shot Both Sides with Indian Affairs officials. The fonds also includes several clippings related to health services for First Nations in Alberta dating from the 1960s and 1970s as well as photographs of various Indigenous peoples across Alberta and the Territories: the interior of an igloo at Kuugjuaq (Perry River), Nunavut; Walking Buffalo seated near a tipi; an octogenarian at Bathurst Inlet, Nunavut; a young boy at a camp at Contwoyto Lake, Nunavut; a church at Kingaok (Bathurst Inlet); Father P. Henry at Qikiqtaq (King William Island), Nunavut; Louise Falls at Xátł'odehchee (Hay River), Northwest Territories; Inuit people hauling in a whale; Inuit children sampling whale blubber being hung to dry; and a flock of 2400 reindeer near White Point, Nunavut.

          This fonds also contains 3 files of material on the Blood [Kainai First Nation] and Peigan [Piikani Nation] from southern Alberta

          Carley, C.H.
          Mike Eagle Bear fonds
          PR2557 · Fonds · 1895 - 1927

          The fonds consists of photographs taken in Banff at the Highland Games in 1927 including images featuring Bison, Kainai [Kainai First Nation] dwellings, Kainai drummers, a ring and arrow game behind the Banff Springs Hotel, a parade of Kainai warriors, and a hand guessing game. The fonds also includes a photograph of Mr. R.N. Wilson, an Indian agent in the early part of the 20th century in Alberta, and a photograph of Mrs. R.N. Wilson.

          Eagle Bear, Mike
          Tom Many Guns family fonds
          PR0185 · Fonds · 1831-1955

          Fonds consists of the Blackfoot winter counts compiled by Lone Chief, White-Haired Chief, Many Guns Sr. and Mathew Many Guns, and translations of some sections of the winter count. The translation work was done in 1965 by Dave Melting Tallow of the Provincial Museum of Alberta.

          Tom Many Guns family
          PR1956 · Fonds · Copied 1978

          The fonds consists of Imperial Oil related images, dating from the early part of the 20th century, and includes images of the Dingman oil site near Turner Valley, oil seepages, work crews, a train car, a cable-car, members of the Stoney Nakoda First Nation, George MacAdams and George Sheppard, who both worked for the Brazeau Forest Reserve, pack horses, log cabins, Indigenous dwellings, the Brazeau train station, a coal mine and members on the Stoney Nakoda First Nation Reserve at Morley, Alberta.

          Esso Resources Canada Limited
          File · 1970 (Creation)
          Part of Mapping and Surveying - Indigenous Resource Guide

          This accession contains records from Alberta Municipal Affairs and is comprised of maps of reserves.

          File GR1971.0074/1 was commissioned by the Alberta Provincial Planning Branch. This black and white map illustrates the geographic location of Blood Indian Reserves #148 and 148a [Kainai First Nation], Pigeon Lake Reserve #138a and Stony Plain Reserve #135. All are located in the Edmonton-Hobbema district. In particular, it shows the location of the Canadian Pacific Railway, Highway 2, Battle River, nearby town sites, and various smaller rivers, lakes and streams. Its dimensions are 37x25” (1970)

          File GR1971.0074/2 was commissioned by the Alberta Provincial Planning Branch. This black and white map illustrates the geographic location of the Peigan Indian Reserves #147 and 147b. Both are located in the Blood-Peigan district. The map depicts the location of the nearby town sites, and various smaller rivers, lakes and streams. Its dimensions are 37x25” (1970).

          File GR1971.0074/3 was commissioned by the Alberta Provincial Planning Branch. This black and white map illustrates the geographic location of Blackfoot Indian Reserve #146. It is located in the Blackfoot/Stony/Sarcee district. The map depicts the location of the nearby town sites, and various smaller rivers, lakes and streams. Its dimensions are 37x25” (1970).

          File GR1971.0074/6 was commissioned by the Alberta Provincial Planning Branch. This black and white map illustrates the Enoch, Samson [Enoch Cree Nation], Ermineskin [Ermineskin Cree Nation], Louis Bull and [Montana First Nation] Montana Indian Reserves #135, 137, 137a, 138, 138b and 139. They are located in the [Edmonton-Maskwacis] Edmonton-Hobbema district. The map depicts the location of the nearby town sites, and smaller rivers, lakes and streams. Its dimensions are 37x25” (1970).

          File GR1971.0074/7 was commissioned by the Alberta Provincial Planning Branch. This black and white map illustrates the [Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation, Alexander First Nation, and Paul First Nation] Alexis, Alexander, and Paul Reserves #133, (Wabamun Lake) 133a, 133b, 133c, and 134. They are located in the Edmonton-Hobbema district. The map depicts the location of Lac Ste. Anne, Lake Wabamun, Highway 16, the Canadian Pacific Railway, nearby town sites, and smaller rivers, lakes and streams. Its dimensions are 37x25” (1970).

          Fonds · 1989-1991

          The fonds consists of the records of the Commission of Inquiry on Policing in Relation to the Blood Tribe [Kainai First Nation] relating to its investigation into policing issues. The records include working papers, witness summaries, transcripts, exhibits and reports, including the final report.

          Alberta. Commission of Inquiry on Policing in Relation to the Blood Tribe
          William Marsden fonds
          PR2637 · Fonds · 1904-2006

          The fonds consists of records that document multiple facets of Marsden’s life and work, including freelance photography, film production, his work as Alberta Film Commissioner, and several hobbies such as woodworking, sailing, and aviation.

          The freelance photography records include prints and negatives of Marsden’s work, including commissions and landscape stills. These records also include clippings of Marsden’s published work, correspondence related to his photography business, and awards.

          The film production records include scripts, production stills, and masters from several productions such as The Naked Flame, Okan (a Glenbow Foundation documentary on the Siksika Sun Dance), and Wings of Chance.

          The Film Industry Development records include correspondence with film producers across Canada and the United States, information files, reports on the Alberta film industry, and production stills and/or video copies of films shot in Alberta (including Unforgiven and Heaven and Earth).

          Marsden’s personal records include flight logs, photographs of woodworking projects (including sailboats and planes), plane-building project diaries, scrapbooks (including family histories and photographs dating from 1904), a high school yearbook, and files related to the writing and publication of Big Screen Country: Making Movies in Alberta.

          Marsden, William
          Eliza McDougall fonds
          PR2653 · Fonds · [ca. 1932]

          The fonds consists of a transcript of an address by Eliza McDougall documenting her life as a missionary in Alberta, including among the Stoney Nakoda Peoples at Morleyville.

          McDougall, Eliza
          Samuel Henry Middleton fonds
          PR2667 · Fonds · 1890

          The fonds consists of a booklet belonging to Samuel Henry Middleton entitled, "The Gospel According to St. Mathew", translated into Siksika by John William Time and published by the British Foreign Bible Society in 1890.

          Middleton, Samuel Henry
          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
          James Apikoke fonds
          PR2914 · Fonds · Copied [ca. 1967]

          The fonds consists of copied images featuring a portrait of James Apikoke circa 1915. The photographer remains unidentified.

          Apikoke, James
          Lucien Mason Hanks fonds
          PR2935 · Fonds · Copied [ca. 1965]

          The fonds consists of images featuring residents of the Siksika Reserve in Gleichen, Alberta taken by Lucien Mason Hanks in 1922.

          Hanks, Lucien Mason
          W.J. Oliver fonds
          PR2948 · Fonds · 1924

          The fonds consists of a photograph featuring the Calgary Stampede in 1924 by W. J. Oliver. The fonds also includes a lithograph print by W.J. Oliver featuring RCMP officers and Chief James Starlight, a Tsuut'ina First Nation Chief, meeting at the 50th Calgary Exhibition and Stampede in conjunction with the Diamond Jubilee of the arrival of police in Calgary.

          Oliver, W.J.
          Tom Count fonds
          PR3029 · Fonds · Copied 1971-1976

          The fonds reflects Tom Count's professional occupation in the heritage industry and consists of copies of two photographs featuring the interior of T.M. Williams' Harness Shop; a copy of a photograph featuring a drill used by the Geological Survey of Canada in Pakan, North-West Territories in 1898; and a copy of the murder trial of Charcoal, an Indigenous individual [Kainai First Nation] who was tried at the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories in 1897.

          Count, Tom
          PR3103 · Collection · Copied 1970, Copied 1972, Copied 1973, Copied 1974

          The collection consists of copies of photographs acquired from the Medicine Hat Historical and Museum Foundation featuring views of the Medicine Hat area dating from the late 19th century and the early part of the 20th century including views of Medicine Hat, Bassano, Irvine, Farmers' Lumber Co. Ltd, Metis women, Connaught School, a milling company, Medicine Hat Crayon Company, a fire at the Alberta Linseed Oil Mills, Medicine Hat Glass Company, a court house, agricultural machinery, agricultural activities, Captain Ross' steam launch, flour mills, a baptism, a Canadian Pacific Railway Train, cowboys, First Nations, a pottery barn, pioneers, a football team, St. John's Presbyterian Church, surveyor's camps, and Canadian National Railway Depots. The collection also includes images featuring Hudson's Bay Company Factors.

          Medicine Hat Historical and Museum Foundation
          Samuel Trivett fonds
          PR3145 · Fonds · [Copied 1970 (originally created 190?)]

          The fonds consists of images dating from the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th related to Samuel Trivett's work for the Anglican Church and features First Nations Burials, Samuel Trivett, St. Paul's Mission School and Residences, Crowfoot, Sitting on an Eagles Tail, Three Bulls, Jean L'Heureux, Red Crow, Sergeant W. Piercy, a tepee, the Sun Dance, and members of the Northwest Mounted Police.

          Trivett, Samuel
          PR3248 · Fonds · [193-]-[199-]

          Fonds consists of unfinished pastel portraits by Nicholas de Grandmaison, negatives and photographs by Nicholas de Grandmaison consisting mainly of portrait sitters, brief biographies of portrait subjects, condition reports on many of the portraits with accompanying photographs, family home movies by Nicholas de Grandmaison, art brochures, Christmas cards made by de Grandmaison family members, and audio cassettes of family reminiscences, family meetings and CBC radio programs about Nicholas de Grandmaison.

          de Grandmaison, Nicholas
          James McCook fonds
          PR3353 · Fonds · 1931-1965

          The fonds consists of photos depicting events associated with the Calgary Stampede, Kananaskis, Albertan pioneers, pioneer cemeteries, historic sites in Calgary and in other places in Alberta, and members of First Nations. The records also contain clippings, notes, and booklets giving contextual information to the photographs.

          McCook, James
          Father Levern photograph
          PR3388 · Item · [1910 or 1911]
          Part of Provincial Archives of Alberta discrete items collection

          The photo depicts Father Levern in a horse-drawn buggy. It is identified as having been created in either 1910 or 1911. Father Jean-Louis Levern (1871-1960) was a Catholic missionary who lived amongst the Siksika and Kainai Nations for the duration of his seminary career (1900-1960). He translated many works into the Siksika language, taught at residential schools, and was awarded an honourary doctorate in law from the University of Alberta in 1955. He was also awarded the Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice medal by the Catholic Church in the same year.

          GR1974.0174/2271 · File · 1960 (Creation)
          Part of Alberta. Municipal Affairs - Indigenous Resource Guide

          This file includes information on the Sarcee Indian Reserve’s municipal utilities. In particular, it contains correspondence between the Federal Department of Labour and the Provincial Department of Municipal Affairs regarding the winter works project: the application for the winter works project - a project to manufacture gravel on the reserve – includes projected costs and payroll information. (1960)

          This record is part of a collection of records consisting of financial statements, inspectors' reports, lists of councilors, City, Town, Village and Municipal District files, and winter works files.

          Arthur Scrutton fonds
          PR3901 · Fonds · [1902?]

          The fonds consists of seven photographs of members of Siksika/Blackfoot Nation in the Fort MacLeod area, ca. 1902. Also included are four pages of recipes for horse medicine created by Katy May Scrutton (Fuller), wife of Arthur.

          Scrutton, Arthur
          PR3938 · Collection · [ca. 1910]

          The collection consists of photographs of a Siksika medicine lodge, ranching, the laying of the cornerstone of the Alberta Legislature, the hospital of Grande Prairie, bison in Banff National Park, Vegreville school, and other sites in Alberta.

          Unknown donor
          PR3947 · Collection · 1967

          The collection consists of photographs of a Siksika Sun Dance ceremony held near Cardston, AB in 1967.

          Unknown donor
          PR3959 · Collection · [19--?]

          The collection consists of 7 black and white photographs of unidentified members of the Siksika Nation and 1 colour photograph of blankets.

          Unknown donor
          J. G. Nelson fonds
          PR3967 · Fonds · 1973, 1981

          The fonds contains a manuscript for The Last Refuge by J.G. Nelson. The text is composed mainly of a historical study of Indigenous peoples in the Cypress Hills area of southern Alberta and Saskatchewan. The manuscript discusses history and settler activity in the area from 1690 onwards, and includes topics such as the Bow River Expedition, the fur trade, the decline of bison and beaver, NWMP and traders, and Fort Whoop Up. It includes text, maps, graphs and tables, and references to photographs and illustrations by Russell, Rindisbacher, Point, Remington, Ewers, Dawson, Hoffman, Audubon, and Wallace. The Last Refuge was first published in 1973.

          In addition, the PAA holds two paper copies of the manuscript.

          Nelson, James Gordon
          PR3974 · Fonds · 1919-[1927]

          The fonds contains 14 negatives of “Indian Days” at Fort Macleod in 1919-1920, which show numerous people in uniform (soldiers and NWMP) and in various styles of Indigenous regalia. There are also five undated negatives of military personnel and aircraft and one undated negative of the Prince of Wales Hotel under construction in Waterton Park (likely 1927). All of the negatives were taken by Alexander Cochrane Wright.

          The collection also includes an envelope for a 1931 photo order from McDermid Drug Co. Limited (of Calgary, Alberta), and a photograph of the attendees of the NWMP Veterans’ Annual Banquet, held in Calgary, AB in 1925. The banquet took place in the Hudson Bay Company store dining room. This photograph was taken by Collins & Gillies.

          Wright, Alexander Cochrane
          Policing the Plains
          PR3999 · Item · [before 1978]
          Part of Provincial Archives of Alberta discrete items collection

          The photograph from the production of the film “Policing the Plains” depicts about 15 people on horseback (some Indigenous and some police), with the nearer parts of the photo less blurry than the further. There is also a tipi in the background of the photo.

          On the back of the photo is the following caption: “July 1924 Western Picture Co. Vancouver Motion Picture. ‘Policing the Plains. Director & Producer A. Kean, white shirt & cowboy hat. Next actor portraying Jerry Potts. Left policeman C. Edgar. Scene – taking main pole of Sundance Lodge from river bottom to the dance site.”

          Policy the Plains, Western Pictures Company
          Robert Rundle fonds
          PR4010 · Fonds · (before 1974)

          This fonds contains a bound copy of a typewritten copy of the contents of Robert Rundle’s journal. The original journal which this copies from was used by Rundle between March 16 of 1840 and July 29 of 1848. This journal has been labeled as an “extract” of the original journal, and so may not include the full contents of the journal written in by Robert Rundle. The copy in these fonds is typed in chronological order, with entries labeled by date and with varying lengths of entries. The entries are more often shorter closer to the end of the journal.

          The last few pages of the copy in this fonds include some commentary on Rundle’s work and quotes from a few articles and letters that mentioned him. There is also a loose-leaf photocopied version, which contains the same information as the journal transferred from the Legislative Library.

          Rundle, Robert
          Gordon Taylor fonds
          PR2835 · Fonds · 1921-1988

          The fonds consists of records created and received by Gordon Taylor in his personal life and during his career as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, cabinet minister, and Member of Parliament. The fonds includes the following series:

          • Constituency and personal records;
          • Minister of Highway records, including records received by Taylor from his predecessors Vernor Smith and Duncan MacMillan as Minister of Railways and Telephones that Taylor received upon taking office;
          • Camp Gordon records; and
          • Member of Parliament records.
          Taylor, Gordon
          F. Morris Flewwelling fonds
          PR1008 · Fonds · 1917-1972, predominant 1960-1972

          Fonds consists of the personal records of F. Morris Flewwelling and includes programmes from various orchestral and theatrical productions performed in Edmonton and Calgary, Alberta, and includes the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra's newsletter, Encore, and the Calgary Philharmonic Society's newsletter, Bravura. Fonds also includes souvenir pamphlets from Alix and Banff, Alberta, a copied newspaper clipping about singer Elena Nikolaidi, various Alberta Department of Education departmental examinations, Province of Alberta Centennial Bulletins, negatives depicting an orchestra, children, musicians and musical instruments, and copied photographs dating 1916 that depict the Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Alberta, including a parade, various events, and First Nations people, including Blackfoot Chief Yellow Horse.

          Flewwelling, F. Morris
          Gordon Snyder fonds
          PR3249 · Fonds · [194-?]-2009

          Fonds consists of contracts, budgets, correspondence, grant proposals, notes, promotional material, photographs, photocopies of research material, newspaper clippings, videotapes, audio recordings, digital photographs, and digital images of paintings for art curator Gordon Snyder's exhibit and book on artist Nicholas de Grandmaison which was mounted and published in 2007. Also includes proofs for the book and a copy of his published book, Drawn from the Past: Nicholas de Grandmaison and two framed lithographed art reproductions of Nicholas de Grandmaison pastels published by Last Arrow Ltd.: "Blackfoot Brave" and "Chief Coldweather". Videotapes include footage regarding the 1982 Glenbow exhibit "History in Their Blood" and a copy of de Grandmaison family home movies that are in the holdings of the National Gallery of Canada. Audio recordings include copies of audograph discs, for which the originals are held at the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery. These consist of interviews that Nicholas de Grandmaison conducted with portrait sitters, mainly First Nations people from the 1950s and 1970s. Audio recordings also include a copy of the CBC radio program "Faces Lit in the Dark" and original oral history recordings of Nicholas de Grandmaison and family members.

          The fonds also consists of material is directly related to Snyder's work as a curator, artist, and gallery owner. There are negatives, slides, and .jpeg/.tiff photos that depict images of Snyder's work or the work of artists that were curated by Snyder in a gallery, festival, or touring exhibit. These images are identified with the name of the artist also noted and provide evidence of the role and work of a curator. Includes information about artists Maxwell Bates, Ralph Hedlin, Illingworth Kerr, F.H. Johnson, Nicholas de Grandmaison, and Clarence Tillenius.

          There is also textual material (including files on the computer disks and on some of the CD-ROMs) that provides evidence of the working life of a curator and includes correspondence with artists and art dealers, drafts of program notes, printed programs that Snyder contributed to, and financial information that shows the business side of art management.

          There are audiocassettes that feature recorded artist talks given by Les Graff and Andy Fabo about their work. Snyder had dealings with both artists and these talks provide informational value related to their work and further evidential value concerning the arts milieu.

          Among these records, specific projects are particularly represented. These include major touring exhibits such as Through Alberta Eyes: The Photographs of Orest Semchishen, Snyder’s involvement with The Works International Visual Arts Society and its annual arts festival, and Snyder’s research of artist Illingsworth Kerr.

          Snyder, Gordon
          PR2709 · Collection · Copied 1996

          The fonds consists of 6 VHS cassette copies of recordings of the Video Tape Recording Project at Brocket, Alberta.

          The collection contains several videocassettes of Oldman Cultural Centre consisting of interviews of band members from the Peigan Reserve. They were originally created as part of the Aboriginal Video Tape Recording project at Brocket in 1972, with the goal of measuring the residents' awareness of issues surrounding the reserve.

          Oldman Cultural Centre

          This file contains a record from the Education Branch of Municipal Affairs and includes a black and white map commissioned by the Alberta Provincial Planning Branch illustrating the geographic location of Stony Indian Reserves #142, 142b, 143, 144, 144a (Bighorn) and 216 (Eden Valley) which are located in the Blackfoot/Stony/Sarcee district. The map depicts the location of the Canadian Pacific Railway, and the Rocky Mountain Forest Reserve.

          John J. Martin fonds
          PR0425 · Fonds · Copied 1970

          Fonds consists records dating 1888-1968 and includes a reminiscence by John J. Martin about pioneering in the Rosebud-Gleichen area of Alberta, a history of the Severn Creek School District No. 852 in Rosebud, and photographs depicting various people and views of the Rosebud-Gleichen area.

          Martin, John J.
          John Hellson fonds
          PR3242 · Fonds · 1973-2008

          This material consist of research manuscripts and notes pertaining to songs, rituals, artifacts, and the ethno-botany of the Kainai, Piikani, and Siksika nations of Alberta. Specific topics include the use of wild plants by the Siksika, Siksika women, the Pigeon Society of the Niitsitapi, sweat lodges, the Siksika Sun Dance, the Siksika medicine pipe bundle, and the ritualistic use of eagle feathers by the Siksika.

          Hellson, John
          PR4005 · Collection · 1977

          This collection includes 53 colour transparencies and 5 colour prints depicting the arrival of Prince Charles and the commemoration of the hundredth anniversary of the signing of Treaty 7. This ceremony took place from July 7-9, 1977 on the Blackfoot Reserve at Cluny, Alberta. The transparencies depict various dignitaries, politicians, and First Nation Chiefs.

          The images depict then Prince Charles’ arrival at the Calgary, Alberta Airport, other dignitaries and the ceremonies themselves, as well as the crowd and the re-enactments. These slides photos are largely labeled with the names of those present and the dates of the events.

          This collection also includes an invitation to the Treaty 7 Commemoration Ceremony printed by the Government of Alberta (titled “A Century of Trust”) and two copies of a folding invitation to the ceremony printed by the Blackfoot Confederacy. In addition, there is an envelope with a ticket to the ceremony and two different commemoration programmes.

          Halligan-Baker, Patricia
          Reverend Marchmont Ing fonds
          PR3794 · Fonds · [19-?]

          Material consists of the memoirs of Reverend Marchmont Ing.

          Ing, Marchmont
          William Henry Noakes fonds
          PR2698 · Fonds · [ca. 1920 - 1929]

          The fonds consists of four photographs featuring First Nations Peoples from the Fort MacLeod, Alberta area. The photographs were taken by William Henry Noakes in the 1920s.

          Noakes, William Henry

          This accession contains information regarding funding for child welfare activities among Indigenous nations in Alberta. In particular, it contains correspondence from Indian and Northern Affairs and Blackfoot Social Services regarding surplus funds for the 1985/86 fiscal year and various financial reports for Treaty Indian groups detailing institutional placement and maintenance costs.

          It also contains two publications (from 1984 and 1985) entitled Management Information Bulletin that outlines existing social services such as child welfare, day care, employment opportunity programs, health, education and promotion services, income security, mental health, and widow’s pensions. Included next is financial data on the Yellowhead Regional Tribal Council and the Beaver Lake, Bigstone Cree, Blood, Boyer River, Cold Lake, Cree, Dene, Ermineskin, Fort Chipewyan, Fort Mckay, Fort McMurray, Frog Lake, Heart Lake, Janvier, Kehewin, Little Red River, Louis Bull, Lubicon Lake, Montana, and Paul Bands.

          [Beaver Lake First Nation, Montana First Nation, Paul First Nation, Frog Lake First Nation, Heart Lake First Nation, Kehewin Cree Nation, and Kainai First Nation are all referred to or included in these records]