Fonds PR1894 - Jenkins Oils Limited fonds

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Jenkins Oils Limited fonds

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    • 1966-1973 (Creation)

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    0.03 m of textual records

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    Administrative history

    Jenkins Oils Limited was incorporated May 30, 1966 under the Companies Act. With its headquarters in Calgary, Alberta, the company was involved in petroleum development.

    The objectives of Jenkins Oils included to carry on the business of exploring for and mining or drilling for and producing minerals of any kind including, though not limited to, petroleum, natural gas, helium, potash and other substances produced in association with, and the acquisition, development and operation of petroleum and/or natural gas, helium and potash rights and to carry on the business of processing, refining or marketing, purchasing, storing, transporting, wholesaling, retailing, exporting, minerals of any kind as well as manufacturing, processing, storing, purchasing, transporting, wholesaling, retailing and exporting or otherwise dealing in petrochemicals and any other substances and products derived in whole or in part from potash, helium sulphur, petroleum and natural gas.

    Ronald H. Jenkins was the president and John Charters was the secretary of the company; Charters resigned as secretary on February 1, 1973.

    The company was to be struck from the register of the Registrar of Companies in about 1978.

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    The fonds consists of the business records of Jenkins Oils Limited and includes resolutions, share certificates, an incorporation certificate, memoranda and articles of association, pages from a share register, and a financial statement.

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    Immediate source of acquisition

    Douglas A. Ast of the law firm of Chapman Abercrombie deposited the records in the Provincial Archives of Alberta in 1978. His connection to the records is not known.


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        The material is in English.

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        Access Conditions: None

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

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        Associated materials

        Records of other business dealings involving Ronald H. Jenkins can be found in the Jenkins Groceteria Ltd. fonds at the Glenbow Archives in Calgary, Alberta.

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        Further accruals are not expected.

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        Information for the administrative history is taken from the Alberta Gazette and from the records.

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        Includes accession PR1978.0120.

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