Fonds PR1620 - Margaret D. Tettelaar fonds

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Margaret D. Tettelaar fonds

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    • Copied 1977 (Creation)

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    15 negatives. – 1 audio reel

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    Biographical history

    Margaret D. Mayer was born in 1911 to Emma Gertrude Mayer (1888-1971) and Robert I. Mayer (1881-1937), first postmaster at Mayerthorpe, Alberta.

    She married Karel Tettelaar (1904-1990) in Edmonton in 1938, and together they had one child, Karel Jr. After spending most of her life in Edmonton, the Kettelaars moved to British Columbia in 1971, living in Anglemont, British Columbia by 1977.

    She died in Salmon Arm, British Columbia in 1984.

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    Fonds consists of oral history given by Emma Gertrude Mayer dating 1977, and copied photographs and postcards dating 1908-1914 depicting members of the Mayer family, a sod house, buildings, railroad survey crew, the first opera at Wainwirght, Alberta, and views, buildings, hotels, and hospitals in Wainwirght, Strathmore, Athabasca, Lac La Biche, Jasper and Mayerthorpe, Alberta.

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    Mrs. Margaret Mayer deposited these records in the Provincial Archives of Alberta in 1977.


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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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        Reference prints of photographs from this fonds can be found in A File under location numbers A.5009-A.5023. Information for the biographical sketch was taken from West of the Fifth, located in the Provincial Archives of Alberta Reference Library under location number 971.233 L11901 PAA, and Three Trails Home, under location number 971.233 T413t PAA.

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        Includes accession PR1977.0099.

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