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            24 Archival description results for Social credit

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            PR0658 · Fonds · 1935-1955

            Fonds consists of records created by Frank L. Thorn in his capacity as Secretary-Treasurer of the Alberta Social Credit League, Wetaskiwin Constituency and includes biographical/historical sketches, election pamphlets, petitions, correspondence, minutes, resolutions, newspaper clippings, programmes, budgets, financial records, and various Social Credit newspapers.

            Alberta Social Credit League. Wetaskiwin Constituency
            PR2145 · Fonds · 1923 - 1993

            The fonds consists of records documenting the activities of the Alberta Social Credit Party dating from 1939 to 1993 including reports, resolutions, conventions, manuals, policies and principles, financial statements, correspondence, guidelines, certificates, payrolls, ledgers, accounts, biographies of members, expenses, campaign forms, electoral maps, photographs of candidates, newsletters, publications, minutes, election pamphlets, newsletters, party information and advertising, clippings, songs and poems, handbook letters, appeal letters, constituency reports, opinion surveys, demographic studies, election statistics, provincial election returns, summary of proceedings of conferences, certificates, guidelines for nomination and potential candidates, campaign manuals, mailing lists, lists of federal and provincial constituencies, lists of electors, platforms, campaign literature, speeches, lists of candidates, pamphlets, name tags, bulletins, attendance registers. The fonds also contains audio and film recordings capturing Social Credit Party speeches, conventions, commercials, broadcasts, speeches, lectures, and campaigns. In addition, the fonds includes records documenting the Alberta Social Credit Women's Auxiliaries including convention proceedings, correspondence, financial lists, financial statements, guest books, resolutions, bulletins, scrapbooks, directories, newsletters, minutes from various councils including the following auxiliaries: Edmonton, Calgary, Strathcona South, Strathcona East, Prairie Rose, Drumheller, Garneau, Mill Creek, Inglewood, and Excelsior. The records also document the Democrative Monetary Reform Organization and the Alberta Social Credit League Board including circulars, resolutions, speech notes, financial statements and convention reports.

            Alberta Social Credit Party
            Anthony Hlynka fonds
            PR3363 · Fonds · 1939-2007

            The fonds consists of materials created during and after Hlynka's political career including original memoir manuscripts, typed and handwritten, diary entries, correspondence between Hlynka and various people, typed and handwritten speeches, materials related to his activism for displaced persons during the Second World War and from his post war tour of Europe, materials related to his marriage, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and other materials related to his career, marriage, election loss, death, and legacy, official Hansard copies of speeches he gave in the House of Commons, and various photographs (1939-1957). The fonds also includes materials related to the publishing of his memoirs, the Ukrainian edition in 1982 and the English edition in 2005, including correspondence between Stephanie Hlynka and numerous people, published copies of the memoirs, materials related to, and a video recording of, a lecture given at the University of Manitoba Centre for Ukrainian Studies in 2002 on "Ukrainian Immigration to Canada: Anthony Hlynka and the Third Wave, 1940-1949", and materials regarding other members of the Hlynka family including Anthony Hlynka's brother Dr. Isydore Hlynka and Stephanie Hlynka's uncle Volodymyr Klisch, a pioneer in Polish aviation.

            Hlynka, Anthony
            Art Dixon fonds
            PR2000 · Fonds · 1945-1979

            The fonds consists of materials relating to Art Dixon’s political career and dates from 1945-1979. The fonds includes Social Credit pamphlets, election pamphlets for Dixon, committee files, clipping files, correspondence, Social Credit meeting minutes and banners used by William Aberhart in election campaigning.

            Dixon, Art
            PR1412 · Fonds · 1966-1976

            The fonds consists of the records of the Camrose Social Credit Group, and includes minutes, correspondence, accounts, membership lists, political pamphlets, and speech notes.

            Alberta Social Credit League. Camrose Social Credit Group
            PR1477 · Fonds · 1899-1983

            The fonds consists of records relating to the lives of Edith and William Rogers, and includes correspondence, speeches, newspaper clippings, posters, cards, constitutions and bylaws for groups such as the Rebekah Assembly of Alberta, of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Canadian Protestant League, Edmonton Branch and the Social Credit Party, notebooks, diary/scrapbooks, financial statements for Sun Valley Apartments, education manuals, programs, minutes, reports, speeches and correspondence regarding Edith's time as Member of the Legislative Assembly, trustee for Edmonton Public School Board, member of the Alberta School Trustees' Association, and member of the Metropolitan Edmonton Educational Television Association, and photographs used by Edith Rogers in Pioneers of the West, and includes the photographs of John Diefenbaker, R.B. (Richard Bedford) Bennet, Alexander Cameron Rutherford and Reverend Leonard Gaetz, D.D

            Rogers, Edith
            Gordon Taylor fonds
            PR2835 · Fonds · 1921-1988

            The fonds consists of records created and received by Gordon Taylor in his personal life and during his career as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, cabinet minister, and Member of Parliament. The fonds includes the following series:

            • Constituency and personal records;
            • Minister of Highway records, including records received by Taylor from his predecessors Vernor Smith and Duncan MacMillan as Minister of Railways and Telephones that Taylor received upon taking office;
            • Camp Gordon records; and
            • Member of Parliament records.
            Taylor, Gordon
            Herbert C. Boyd fonds
            PR1248 · Fonds · 1934-1936

            The fonds consists of correspondence with William Aberhart, C. H. Douglas, Herbert Bruce Brougham, G.B. O’Connor, G.H. Van Allen and others about Social Credit in Alberta, newspaper clippings, research notes, and a copy of “The Case for Douglas Social Credit,” the brief prepared by Herbert C. Boyd for C.H. Douglas.

            Boyd, Herbert C.
            Heritage Books collection
            PR1433 · Collection · 1877-1954

            The collection consists of a map of part of Keewatin showing Dominion Land Surveys, a map of Railroads and Counties for the Dominion of Canada, and issues of Social Credit periodicals including Today and Tomorrow, “Mr. Speaker” (published by New Democracy members of Parliament), “The Prophetic Voice” (Calgary Prophetic Bible Institute) and the Canadian Social Creditor.

            Heritage Books
            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
            Lois McCalla fonds
            PR1113 · Fonds · [19-]

            Fonds consists of the lyrics for three songs satirizing the Social Credit movement in Alberta.

            McCalla, Lois
            Lou Heard fonds
            PR1583 · Fonds · 1938-1985

            The fonds consists of personal and legislative records of Dr. Lou Heard, and includes newspaper clippings, correspondence, press releases, Social Credit pamphlets, programs and reports, speeches, notebooks, legislative records regarding seniors housing and fluoridation, a chiropractic exam, a scrapbook of newspaper articles, photographs of chiropractic and MLA events, and records from Lou’s membership in the Canadian Chiropractic Association, the Alberta Chiropractic Association, the Fort Edmonton Historical Foundation, the Optimist Club of Edmonton, and the Sir Winston Churchill Society.

            Heard, Lou
            PR2075 · Fonds · 1936

            The fonds consists of Alberta Citizen’s Registration Covenants registered to Minnell and William Benesch

            Benesch, Minnell and William
            PR1607 · Fonds · 1938-1964

            Fonds consists of the business records of the North Bittern Lake Social Credit Group No. 962 and includes financial records, membership lists, minutes, bank books, membership applications, cancelled cheques, and an Alberta Social Credit League constitution.

            Alberta Social Credit League. North Bittern Lake Social Credit Group No. 962
            PR0479 · Fonds · 1939-1940

            The fonds consists of the records of the Ponoka Social Credit Auxiliary Group, and includes minutes, members lists and newspaper clippings.

            Alberta Social Credit League. Ponoka Social Credit Auxiliary Group
            PR0474 · Fonds · 1935

            The fonds consists of the records of the Ponoka Social Credit Group, and includes correspondence, minutes and newspaper clippings.

            Alberta Social Credit League. Ponoka Social Credit Group
            R.J. Dinning fonds
            PR0500 · Fonds · 1902-1942, predominant 1924-1941

            Fond consists of one scrapbook containing newspaper clippings related to the liquor trade, and a number of scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings regarding the Alberta Social Credit Party and William Aberhart. Fonds also includes a report, transcripts of religious radio broadcasts given by William Aberhart and E.C. Manning, a typed manuscript entitled Alberta’s Social Credit Pantomime: Two Years of It, pamphlets regarding the Social Credit Party of Alberta, an index of member’s speeches reported in Canadian papers, and a photograph. Also includes material about Solon E. Low.

            Dinning, R.J.
            Robert N. Thompson fonds
            PR1958 · Fonds · 1943-1968

            The fonds consists of published material, including pamphlets, newspaper articles, addresses and speeches, as well as photographs, all relating to Robert N. Thompson’s political career.

            Thompson, Robert N.
            Roy Ells fonds
            PR1316 · Fonds · 1921-1978

            The fonds consists primarily of Roy Ells’s constituency records from his time as Member of the Legislative Assembly for Grouard, as well as records from his time as chairman of the Legislative Committee on Automobile Insurance; these includes correspondence, certificates, reports and minutes, pamphlets and newsletters, invitations and programs, newspaper clippings, financial statements, speeches and copies of bills.

            The fonds also holds some personal papers of Roy Ells, including minutes, reports, correspondence, programs and pamphlets relating to his membership in the Alberta Hotel Association, the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, the Alberta Social Credit League and the Grouard Constituency Association; a photograph of High Prairie’s first town council and other photographs featuring Rimbey, High Prairie, Fort Vermilion, Swan Hills, and other constituency locations, and includes the 1948 High Prairie flood, the High Prairie Fire Department, the Spaulding Hotel, the High Level Hotel, ribbon cutting ceremonies, and Legislature tour groups; and audio recordings of speeches by Roy Ells, interviews conducted by Roy Ells of Mr. Leesrud and Sid (Bud) Brown, the Social Credit Grassroots theme song and the opening of the High Level Hotel.

            Ells, Roy
            PR0616 · Fonds · 1941

            Fonds consist of the records of the Smoky Lake Social Credit Group and includes a member list, minutes for January 25th, 1941, and financial records.

            Alberta Social Credit League. Smoky Lake Social Credit Group
            PR1393 · Fonds · 1935-1963, predominant 1935-1938

            Fonds consists of minutes, convention materials, resolutions, correspondence, financial records, study group materials, issues of The World Today and other Social Credit publications, constitution and bylaws of the Alberta Social Credit League, and posters depicting the Social Credit League.

            Alberta Social Credit League. Venice Social Credit Study Group
            William Aberhart fonds
            PR1982 · Fonds · 1897-1965

            The fonds consists of records of William Aberhart relating to his involvement in education, religion and Social Credit and includes pamphlets and published material, notes and speeches, audio tapes, correspondence, photographs of family and his public life. The fonds also includes a rubber stamp with the name William Aberhart and Aberhart’s watercolour banner “God’s Blueprint of the Ages” (1918).

            Aberhart, William