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          PR3341 · Fonds · 1994-2003

          The fonds consists of slides, video, photographs, and textual material created and used by the Alberta Arts Festival Association in the course of their work promoting Albertan arts festivals.

          Alberta Arts Festivals Association
          Alexandre Mahé fonds
          PR3350 · Fonds · 1900-1969

          The fonds consists of French military papers, financial records of the St-Vincent Roman Catholic parish and general store, a booklet in French on teaching French in Alberta, an unpublished handwritten novel in French, original articles and research notes handwritten by Alexandre Mahé, correspondence in French with the Franco-Albertan and French elite in Edmonton in the 1930s as well as with family, various newspapers in French holding articles written by Alexandre Mahé or collected by him, and Bulletins France Libre published during World War II. Also included is a list of parishioners of the Saint-Vincent parish and a map covering a region in Africa where Alexandre Mahé spent 12 years.

          Mahé, Alexandre
          PR1890 · Fonds · 1929-1991

          The fonds consists of records created by L’Association des éducateurs bilingues de l’Alberta, mostly pertaining to its French literary contest, which includes contest enrollment information and submitted literary works, organized by year, grades and genres; also included are meeting minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, briefs, and historical notes.

          Association des éducateurs bilingues de l'Alberta
          PR3285 · Collection · 1896-1969

          The collection consists of the minutes and financial records of the Bon Accord School District, the minutes and bylaws of the Bon Accord Literary Society, minutes of the Bon Accord Society of Equity, financial records of the Bon Accord and Sturgeon Valley Threshing Company, minutes and financial records of the Bon Accord Women’s Institute, family histories, and photographs of Bon Accord subjects.

          Bon Accord Local History Committee
          PR0388 · Fonds · 1981-2000

          The fonds consists of the records created by Celebration of Women in the Arts during the course of conducting its activities. The fonds is organized in the following two series: operational files with bylaws, minutes, correspondence, financial records, membership information and publications created or received by the society; and project files which present information on activities of interest to the society.

          Celebration of Women in the Arts
          PR3805 · Fonds · 1989-2013

          The fonds consists of the records created and maintained by the Copper Pig Writers’ Society, including administrative and governance records of the society; records related to the planning, production, and distribution of the quarterly alternative fiction magazine On Spec and associated anthologies; records relating to the promotion of On Spec in national and international markets; and correspondence from subscribers, supporters and published authors of the magazine.

          Copper Pig Writers' Society
          Dale Phillips fonds
          PR2223 · Fonds · 1964-2004

          The fonds consists of 16mm films and film elements, videotapes and audiotapes for films (some completed productions and some not completed), including Born Hutterite, Crash Course Alberta, Shadows of War, Great Divide Waterfall Project, Newfoundland After Codfish, Coking in the Crowsnest Pass, Transportation Crisis, and Rock Fest. Also included are proposals, contracts, business files, minutes, scripts, correspondence, and research material for films that Dale Phillips worked on; office files for companies and other projects that Dale Phillips worked on such as Filmwest, Edmonton's Snowflake Fantasy Winterfest; an Industrial Archaeology conference; issues of the literary review magazine NeWest Review for which Phillips was writer and editor; other magazines, newspapers and newsletters; and film industry reference books.

          The fonds also consists of material that was created for a documentary entitled Where Time Begins, aka Chukotka. The documentary follows Niobe Thompson, a then-doctoral candidate at the Scott Polar Research Institute at Cambridge University, and his wife, Linda Chang, on a year-long journey through Chukotka in the far northeastern tip of Russia as part of a research and humanitarian project with indigenous populations. The audiovisual material related to this project documents the entirety of Thompson and Chang's work in Chukota with many hours shot with Albertan First Nations communities, as well. The project records also include textual material such as shot lists, production files, budgets, proposals, and correspondence.

          Phillips, Dale
          DeCourcy C. Ireland fonds
          PR1783 · Fonds · [between 1918 and 1929]

          The fonds consists of poems and short stories by DeCourcy C. Ireland (Pat), possibly written during his time at Wood Buffalo Park. The fonds also includes a photograph, likely of those at Wood Buffalo Park; Pat Ireland is beside the cook (who is in a white shirt) and Maxwell W. Coussens is next to Pat.

          Ireland, DeCourcy C.
          Dorothy Dahlgren fonds
          PR0521 · Fonds · [1950-1980]

          The fonds consists of drafts of Dorothy Dahlgren's radio broadcasts for CKUA radio in Edmonton on a variety of subjects including the settlers and the settlement of Alberta, miscellaneous current affairs commentary, and various opinion pieces. The fonds also contains several newspapers and magazines which include Dorothy Dahlgren's writings. Additionally, the fonds includes poetry, plays and fiction written by Dorothy Dahlgren, a scrapbook of articles from MacLean's magazine dating from 1934 and a article about market gardening written by Herman Miller dating from 1937 collected by Dorothy Dahlgren. The fonds contains materials from 1934 to 1980.

          Dahlgren, Dorothy
          Ernest Mardon series
          PR3789.0001 · Series · 1946-2015
          Part of Mardon family fonds

          The series consists of records of Ernest Mardon, such as correspondence, genealogy research, teaching certificate, papers, articles, notes, postcards, research, drafts, contracts, course syllabi, and published works where Ernest was either the author or the editor.

          Mardon, Ernest G.
          Frank Smith fonds
          PR0665 · Fonds · 1969-1971

          Fonds consists of draft manuscripts written by Frank A. Smith entitled Defectors are Dead Men and Corpse in Handcuffs.

          Smith, Frank, 1927-
          Govier family fonds
          PR3791 · Fonds · 1912-2016

          The fonds consists of records related to the education and careers of George, Doris, and Katherine Govier as well as the family life of the Goviers. Records include obituaries, diaries, degrees, awards, speeches, teaching material, publications, conference material, anniversary material, journals, reports, business records, geneaology, biographical notes, newspaper clippings, articles, notebooks, writing, correspondence, interviews, ceremonies, architectural drawings, and maps. Photographs, negatives and slides show travel, work, and family.

          Govier, George W.
          Hilda Bird fonds
          PR3409 · Fonds · c. 1954

          The fonds consists of a typed fictional manuscript depicting a farming family living in Alberta in the 1930s and 40s, "The Sound of Wings", written by Hilda Bird for a writing competition organized by The Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire and Children of the Empire, along with a rejection letter from the organization.

          Bird, Hilda
          Iris Allan fonds
          PR0904 · Fonds · 1935-1986

          The fonds consists of the records regarding Iris Allan’s career as an author and includes draft manuscripts; scripts; research materials; articles; correspondence; scrapbooks of her writing, newspaper clippings, photographs and correspondence tracing her life and career; and two commemorative historical maps of Edmonton and Strathcona, Alberta.

          Allan, Iris
          J.C. Gundesen fonds
          PR1034 · Fonds · 1876-1930

          Fonds consists of the personal records of J.C. Gundesen and include manuscripts of poetry and other works written by J.C. Gundesen, including newspaper clippings of poems and some published works. Fonds also includes a biography of J.C. Gundesen.

          Gundesen, J.C.
          John Patrick Gillese fonds
          PR1261 · Fonds · 1931-1993

          The fonds consists of materials created or collected by John Patrick Gillese and dating from 1931- 1996 The fonds consists of these series: Freelance Writing, Editorial Work; Teaching Materials; and Social Credit materials.

          Gillese, John Patrick
          June Bhatia fonds
          PR3010 · Fonds · [before 1972]

          The fonds consists of material pertaining to June Bhatia's work as an author and includes a manuscript copy of the novel The Latchkey Kid.

          Bhatia, June
          Kitty Elliott fonds
          PR2053 · Fonds · 1965-2013

          The fonds consists of material created and collected by Kitty Elliott related to her work with veteran's associations – such as the Royal Canadian Legion and the Silver Cross Women – her creative writing, fundraising efforts and charitable contributions, and her family life. The fonds includes publications, clippings, newsletters, poems, correspondence, programs, photographs and two plaques.

          Elliott, Kitty
          Marie-Anna Adèle Roy fonds
          PR3335 · Fonds · [1960-1964]

          The fonds consists of the typewrite manuscript of Le rayonnement d'une œuvre dans le nord albertain by Marie-Anna Adèle Roy. The manuscript has 108 pages of text, and 35 photographs and 3 maps illustrating the text. The manuscript is inscribed: "Collège de Gravelbourg, Section historique. En hommage!" It is composed of two parts: one, of 20 pages, with the title "Aux missionnaires et aux pionniers de La-Rivière-La-Paix", which locates the region, explains the origin of its name and tells the settling story of this part of Alberta; the other, called "Tangent", is the history of the village with the same name, founded in 1927, 300 km North-West of Edmonton. The manuscript ends the evocation of pioneers' life with the narrative of the 50th anniversary's ceremonies of the neighbour parishes Fahler, Donnelly and Girouxville on the 23rd of June, 1963.

          Roy, M-A Adele
          Martin and Mary Ryder fonds
          PR1019 · Fonds · 1901-1970

          Fonds consists of the personal records of Martin and Mary Ryder and includes writings by Martin and Mary Ryder, including bound books of their poems, an Edmonton Philharmonic Orchestra programme, an eulegy written about Martin Ryder by Reverend M.E. Murphy, a British Army Soldier's Small Book and World War I medal, and two photographs depicting Mary Ryder.

          Ryder, Martin
          Morrison family fonds
          PR1920 · Fonds · 1875-1985

          The fonds consists of the family records of the Morrison family and includes an official copy of the birth certificate of Edward Whitney, the marriage certificates of Edward Whitney and Violetta Wood and Frederick Morrison and Mabel Whitney, creative writing by Mabel, pages from Mabel’s notebook, a handout from Mabel Morrison’s memorial service, family histories, obituaries, correspondence to various family members, and photographs of the family members, camping at Medicine Lake, family residences in Vegreville and Edmonton and a “Vote Morrison” sign hung from a car.

          Morrison family
          Peggy and Harry Holmes fonds
          PR2132 · Fonds · 1921-1992

          The fonds consists of poems, correspondence, cards, profiles, news releases, scripts, address books, stories, reminiscences, interviews, books, sheet music, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, photo albums, newspaper clippings, manuscript drafts for publications, pamphlets, reflecting the life of Peggy and Harry Holmes dating from 1919-1992.

          Holmes, Peggy and Harry
          R. Ross Annett fonds
          PR3004 · Fonds · 1938

          The fonds consists of material reflecting R. Ross Annett’s literary career and consists of two copies of “It’s Gotta Rain Sometime,” one a photocopy from Saturday Evening Post and one on foolscap. The story appeared in the Saturday Evening Post April 9, 1938.

          Annett, R. Ross
          Reel Girls Media fonds
          PR3830 · Fonds · 1999-2007

          The fonds consists of production files for various projects undertaken by Reel Girls Media. These projects are as follows:

          SciQ: Up Close and Palaeo: a one-hour, children’s program shot at the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller that focuses on palaeontology. The records include masters, b-rolls, and interview transcripts.

          Stories from the Seventh Fire: a half-hour, animated, children’s series featuring Indigenous performers such as Tantoo Cardinal and Gordon Tootoosis narrating several First Nations stories and legends. The records include DVDs and the original masters.

          Booked: a half-hour series in which book reviewers and criminal justice professionals discuss a prominent mystery novel. The records include masters and DVDs.

          Out of the West: a one-hour documentary featuring interviews with several western Canadian authors. The records include masters, shooting tapes, and production files.

          Between the Stones and the Ocean: A Portrait of Rudy Wiebe: a one-hour documentary about western Canadian author Rudy Wiebe. The records include shooting tapes and masters.

          Capturing Cooperman: A Not So Private Investigation of Howard Engel: a one-hour documentary about Canadian mystery author Howard Engel. The records are limited to the masters.

          WildFiles: a half-hour, children’s series that focuses on animal biology. The records are limited to production files.

          Return of the Peregrine: a one-hour documentary about conservation efforts to restore peregrine falcon populations across Canada. The records include shooting tapes and interview transcripts.

          Homefront: a one-hour documentary that follows the stories of several Edmonton-based soldiers and their families during deployment to Afghanistan. The records are limited to masters.

          How the Fiddle Flows: a one-hour documentary that traces Métis culture and history through music and dancing. The records are limited to masters.

          In addition to these completed projects, there are several non-completed projects that are also captured in the records. These projects were started by Reel Girls but never broadcast or distributed and include the following:

          Return of the Bison: a potential documentary that would have focused on conservation efforts to restore bison populations across the world. The records include shooting tapes and production files.

          A to Z Film Guide: this potential series would have focused on various roles within the film industry as an educational tool. The records are limited to pre-production files.

          Rock ‘n’ Fossil Road Show: this potential series was modeled on Antiques Roadshow and would have featured rock and fossil collectors consulting with experts about their collections. A pilot was completed but the series was not pursued. The records include pre-production files.

          Reel Girls Media
          PR3705 · Fonds · 2000-2009

          The fonds consists of administrative records, financial records, correspondence, educational and development tools and resources, project files, studies and evaluations, grant applications, minutes of Management Board meetings, membership lists, AGM reports, organizational chart and bylaws, press clippings, and digital photographs and video recordings related to RAFA’s events.

          Regroupement artistique francophone de l'Alberta
          W.W. Kelland fonds
          PR2576 · Fonds · [ca. 1968]

          The fonds consists of a copy of comic history of the Fort Nelson airport entitled "The Rise and Fall of the Fort Nelson Airport" written A. Nonymous (W.W. Kelland) dating from ca. 1968.

          Kelland, W.W.