Northwest Resistance, 1885

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Bertha Lawrence fonds
PR1183 · Fonds · [before 1951]

Fonds consists of a 1911 issue of the Edmonton Bulletin newspaper, and lantern slide sets containing photographs and paintings which illustrate various themes, including British history, Greek monuments and buildings, The Courtship of Miles Standish, Evangeline, Enoch Arden, and Hiawatha. Fonds also contains lantern slides depicting various people, buildings, views, and public events in Alberta, and lecture notes and corresponding slides compiled by Ernest Brown which depict various people and locations involved in the Riel Rebellion.

Lawrence, Bertha
Charles J. Anderson fonds
PR3915 · Fonds · 1885 - 1935

The photographs include a portrait of scouts from the 1885 Northwest Resistance, images of railway construction, sites in Tofield and Edmonton, and images of the Anderson family.

Anderson, Charles James
Dale family fonds
PR1701 · Fonds · Copied 1987

The fonds consists of images, originally dating 1907 to 1941, of the 1939 Royal Visit, the unveiling of the cairn at Frog Lake, and other images from Kitscoty including store exteriors and interiors, banks, streets, horses, wagons, bison, automobiles, snow banks, hockey teams, tents, fishing, children, swimming as well as R.W. Miller’s store in Lloydminster, the Olds Agricultural School, Sylvan Lake, picnics at Lake Laurier, boats, boating and a cabin at Cold Lake.

Dale, John
PR2466 · Fonds · 1994 - 1998

The fonds consists of a VHS copies of the following documentaries produced by Great North Productions: The Life and Times of Peter Lougheed (1994), Jasper (1995), and Gabriel Dumont: Prince of the Prairies (1998).

Great North Productions
Hubert Wood fonds
PR0826 · Fonds · 1885-1911

The fonds consists of six original manuscript letters and one birch bark postcard written by Hubert Wood to family members, dated April 28 to June 8, 1885. The letters give a soldier’s perspective of the 1885 civil disturbances in the North-West Territories as well as a more general impression of life during the campaigns. A photographic postcard from 1911 of Hubert Wood was added to the original accession.

Wood, Hubert
James Henry Long fonds
PR3070 · Fonds · 1884 - 1889

The fonds consists of a diary kept by James Henry Long from 1884 to 1889 while he homesteaded in Namao, Alberta. The diary discusses farming, remedies for plant and animal diseases, the Northwest Resistance and notes family events.

Long, James Henry
James Pritchard fonds
PR0163 · Fonds · 1885-1964

Fonds consists of records relating to Pritchard’s service in the Winnipeg Light Infantry including a diary and photographs.

Pritchard, James
Lee Pritzker fonds
PR2742 · Fonds · Copied [ca. 1968]

The fonds consists of five photographs relating to the Mennonite community in Western Canada in 1882. The fonds features a photograph of a Mennonite girl tending cattle taken by W.T. Smedley in 1882, the interior and exterior of a Mennonite Church taken by W.T. Smedley, a prairie farm, and the exterior of a Mennonite dwelling take by E.R. Tichenor.

The fonds also contains four colored prints originating from The Canadian Pictorial and Illustrated War News that depicts the Buffalo Dance at Fort Qu'Appelle (1881), First Nations trappers (1882), the Frog Lake incident (1885), and a prairie church parade (1885).

Pritzker, Lee
Rowland family fonds
PR1022 · Fonds · [1870]-1939

Fonds consists of personal records belonging to members of the Rowland family and includes a funeral notice, photographic and mechanically produced postcards, wedding invitations, correspondence, greeting cards, homestead records, grocery receipts, a pamphlet entitled Clover Bar Celebration: Fifty Years of Homesteading, and a biographical sketch of the Rowland family. Fonds also includes photographs, including tintypes and an ambrotype, depicting members of the Rowland family and their friends, as well as various people, buildings, and views in Edmonton, Peace River, Camrose, and Lac La Biche, Alberta including railroad bridges, Camrose Normal School, Peace River Creamery, camps, ice-houses, horse-drawn carriages, houses, the Royal Alexandra Hospital and Hopital de la Misericorde, dog teams, agricultural machinery, G. Rowland Livery and Feed, students of Turnip Lake School District No. 386 and a panoramic photograph of the Low Level Bridge in Edmonton, Alberta.

Rowland family
PR0142 · Fonds · 1797-1964, predominant 1880-1964

Fonds consists of the personal and business records of the Saunders and Dingwall families. The fonds has been divided into the following series: Lieutenant Colonel Bryce Johnston Saunders; Esther Kincaid Saunders; Marjorie Saunders Dingwall; and Robert MacFarlane Dingwall. These series have been further divided into sub-series.

Saunders, Dingwall family
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