Fonds PR3609 - Rev. James Shortt fonds

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Rev. James Shortt fonds

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    • 1998 (Creation)

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    0.01 m of textual records

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    Biographical history

    Born in 1914, Rev. James Shortt was a minister at the Bissell Memorial Church in Andrew, Alberta, and lived in Lamont, Alberta.

    He married Doris Hendricks (1914-2011) in Pincher Creek, Alberta in 1938, and together they had three children: Wayne, Lyle, and Lynell (Czekaj),

    He died in Lamont in 2002.

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    The fonds consists of the family history "Stories of the Past: A Brief History of the Shortt and Magowen Families by James Shortt of Lamont, Alberta."

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    Metro Topolnisky deposited the records with the United Church of Canada Alberta and Northwest Conference Archives on Oct. 13, 1998.


    The materials have been arranged chronologically and in accordance with the congregational series arrangement plan.

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        The material is in English.

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        Subject to the Copyright Act. Permission for use required. See Conference Archivist.

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        Further accruals are not expected.

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        Information in the Administrative History was sourced from the fonds.

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        Includes the following accession: PR1998.0925.

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