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          Series · 1951

          The series consists of the records of the Royal Visit Committee, which coordinated the Government of Alberta's activities with respect to the October 1951 visit of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh. The records include minutes of committee meetings, correspondence with federal and municipal officials regarding local activities, programs, protocol instructions, space allocations, and press coverage of the visit.

          Alberta. Provincial Secretary. Royal Visit Committee
          Alex McNeil fonds
          PR2660 · Fonds · [ca. 1901- 1947]

          The fonds consists of three 16 mm cine films taken by Alex McNeil. Two films, dating from the 1930s and 1940s, include footage of Alex McNeil's family including images of the family farm at North Cooking Lake, the Rocky Mountains, the family playing a croquet game, taking outdoor tea, trains, golf, a backyard picnic, an outdoor oversized checker game, tug of war, backyard boxing, drinking beer, swimming, boating, logging, and mowing the lawn, family celebrations, wildlife, and swimming.

          The fonds also includes a film containing additional family footage beginning in 1901, as well as footage of the Royal Family visit in 1939 including images of Queen Victoria, Edward VII, Queen Alexandra, George V, Queen Mary, Edward VIII, and George VI.

          McNeil, Alex
          Archie McMullen fonds
          PR1420 · Fonds · 1925-1984

          The fonds consists of logbooks, Archie McMullen's Second World War pilot's license, correspondence, certificates, Archie's Canadian Pacific Air Lines employment record, air route data, a wedding invitation, a Christmas card, a diary, scripts, newspaper clippings about the Ceiling and Visibility Unlimited Club (CAVU), McMullen family genealogy, photographs of planes, destinations, Archie McMullen, friends and family, a broadcast about Archie McMullen's career, and films of Archie's travel in the North and a family holiday to the Rocky Mountains which includes some footage of the 1939 Royal Visit.

          McMullen, Archie
          Bert Silverman fonds
          PR2189 · Fonds · 1919-[1939]

          The fonds consists of 34 views of the Royal Visit of the Prince of Wales dating from 1919; 5 views of the Royal Visit of King George in 1939; 79 views of Edmonton dating from 1920 - [1923]; 9 views of Banff and Lake Louise dating from the 1920's; 31 views of Nova Scotia, British Columbia, and Mexico dating from the 1920's and 1930's; and 36 views of buildings, airplanes, and lumber camps from Alberta dating from the 1920's to the 1930's.

          Silverman, Bert
          Boorne and May fonds
          PR2451 · Fonds · [ca. 1890], [copied 1965]

          The fonds consists of a copy of a catalog for Boorne and May Ltd. dating from 1897 and 1 hand colored photograph of the Royal Train Locomotive for the Duke and Duchesses of Connaught's visit to Alberta in 1890 taken by the Boorne and May photography studio.

          Boorne and May
          Bowen family fonds
          PR1240 · Fonds · 1899-1981

          The fonds primarily consists of the records of John Campbell Bowen, but also of his wife, Edith Bowen and daughter, Ruth Bowen, and includes correspondence, sermons, notes, speeches and broadcasts, reports, memoranda of information, pamphlets, programs, certificates, diplomas and scrolls, newspaper clippings, diaries, daily journals while John Campbell Bowen was Lieutenant Governor including a number of materials from the 1939 royal visit, Government House visitors book, visitor calling cards, appointment cards, photographs including John C. Bowen and his family as well as the interior of Government House and a First World War propaganda poster. There is also a transcription disk of John C. Bowen receiving the Legion of Merit for encouraging the cooperation of American and Canadian Forces during the Second World War recorded by CKUA in 1948.

          Bowen family
          Brander Studios collection
          PR4086 · Collection · 1951

          The photographs depict the 1951 Royal Visit, during which Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Phillip visited all the Canadian provinces. The photographs depict their visit to Edmonton in October, and two are labeled on the reverse with the date and people present. In one of these photos where Princess Elizabeth is making an address, Premier Manning and Lieutenant Governor Bowden are also present.

          One of the photographs is labeled with “Brander Studios,” and it is likely that the photographs were taken by a photographer who worked there.

          Brander Studios
          Carl Walin fonds
          PR0164 · Fonds · 1903-1961

          Fonds consists of photographs taken by Carl Walin throughout his career as a photographer, as well as records pertaining to the Royal Tours in 1939 and 1951.

          Walin, Carl
          PR4035 · Fonds · 1950-2005

          The fonds consists of the bulk of the Cunningham Photographers photographic holdings and include wedding portraiture, commercial photographs, scenic photographs, 1959 Royal Tour photographs, personal photographs, and event photographs.

          The wedding and family portraiture, including formal portraits and candid images, represent the largest portion of the images. The subjects and dates are all identified and span several decades. Commercial photographs for such businesses and Hudson’s Bay Company and many Alberta-based companies including manufacturers, retailers, energy companies, and others are also present and include images intended for advertising, personnel, sites, and interiors. Many events such as parades, banquets, and festivals are also represented in the fonds.

          Scenic photographs of locations around Alberta such as Banff and Jasper National Parks are sampled, as are personal and family photographs.

          The textual records consist of indexes to the photographs and negatives, arranged by portraits, weddings, commercial, and events.

          Cunningham Photographers
          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
          Ed Stelmach fonds
          PR3838 · Fonds · 2011

          The fonds consists of one booklet detailing Premier Ed Stelmach’s itinerary for the 2011 Royal Tour of Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

          Stelmach, Ed
          PR1389 · Fonds · 1925-1987

          Fonds consists of photocopied and original records pertaining to the purpose, formation, activities and termination of the Ernest E. Poole Foundation and includes reports, biographical/historical sketches, memorandum and articles of association, certificate of incorporation, minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, a will, and inventories. Fonds also includes records belonging to Ernest E. Poole and Gertrude Poole and includes an issue of Navy Notes, a Royal Tour souvenir book, and photographs, slides, and transparencies that depict the Royal Tour, First Nations chiefs, ships, cars, and street views, and cinefilms depicting Poole Construction sites and work crews, the Royal Tour, winter activities, and some aerial footage of Medicine Hat, Alberta and area.

          Ernest E. Poole Foundation
          Everitt family fonds
          PR3338 · Fonds · 1862-1946

          The fonds consists of photographs depicting identified members of the Everitt family from several generations in England and Canada, family road trips through Alberta, cartes-de-visite of family members and family friends, Madeline's salon, and the British King and Queen's visit to Edmonton in 1939. The fonds also includes personal journals and notebooks.

          Everitt, James and Alice
          Folk, Hodgson family fonds
          PR1254 · Fonds · 1904-1939

          The fonds consists of a Christian Catechism for the Use of School Children and Young People booklet in Ukrainian and English for the Independent Greek Church in Canada, prescription receipts, other receipts, Christmas cards, a road map of Alberta and British Columbia, photographs of a wedding, the Markerville band, the Claresholm School of Agriculture graduating class, the Edmonton Normal school graduating class, members of the Edmonton Saddle Club, the Royal visit in 1939, the Earl of Bessborourgh's (Governor General) visit, and photographic postcards of Westlock including a farmer's field, hospital and Main Street, and postcards of Edmonton buildings and land marks, including the Court House, the train station, the High Level Bridge, McDougall Church, the Post Office, the MacDonald Hotel, the Royal Alexandra Hospital and a view of Jasper Avenue.

          Folk, Hodgson family
          PR3229 · Fonds · 1911-1990

          The fonds consists of three photographs regarding CN and the Keefes, numerous Rail Operating Instruction and rule books and other trade manuals, ledgers detailing day to day train operations, newspaper articles related to railway history, two union constitution manuals and a labour relations manual, Instructions and Schedule for the CNR Royal Tour in 1939, a folio of folded circuit designs, and numerous CN time tables.

          Keefe, Frank H. and George W.
          Frank Pike fonds
          PR1628 · Fonds · 1898-1947

          The fonds consists of dismantled scrapbooks compiled by Frank Pike which include correspondence from bank management (Merchants Bank of Canada and Bank of Montreal) and other friends and acquaintances, newspaper clippings, photographs, speeches, and articles; as well, the fonds includes a souvenir album of Wetaskiwin, Alberta with 12 photographic reproductions.

          Pike, Frank
          PR3235 · Fonds · [1945]-1951

          Fonds consists of negative photographs taken in locations across Alberta including Stettler, Edmonton, Calgary, and Buffalo Lake and depict road trips, urban and natural landscapes, military installations, Queen Elizabeth's 1951 visit to Alberta, and Layton family members and friends.

          Layton, Fraser and Margaret
          G.A. Wilson fonds
          PR0927 · Fonds · 1905

          Fonds consists of two photographs depicting the public celebration of the visit of Earl Grey to Edmonton, Alberta.

          Wilson, G.A.
          Harold Horsley fonds
          PR3939 · Fonds · [ca. 1901]-1939

          The fonds consists of a souvenir program of the Royal Visit to Edmonton, Alberta in 1939, photographs of street scenes in Innisfail, and blank postcards dating from the early decades of the 20th century.

          Horsley, Harold
          Harry Weisser fonds
          PR0961 · Fonds · 1919-1954

          The fonds consists of programs of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, the Edmonton “Pops” Orchestra, and the Edmonton Philharmonic Orchestra as well as programs for the Pantages Theatre, the Empire Theatre, and Charlie Barnet and his Orchestra, assorted menus and photographs of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, the Glenora Ice Carnival Orchestra, Billy Watson and His Wood Nymphs (a vaudeville production), Al Preston and his Cavaliers and views of Edmonton as decorated for the 1919 visit of the Prince of Wales.

          Weisser, Harry
          Helen Hawker fonds
          PR1036 · Fonds · 1901-1965, predominant 1935-1947

          Fonds consists of scrapbooks containing newspaper and magazine clippings about mainly Canadian singers, musicians, actors, and programmes of various music and theatre productions in Edmonton, Alberta. Scrapbooks also contain clippings about the Royal Family, John F. Kennedy, and the Toronto Conservatory of Music. Fonds also includes a number of music instruction and theory books.

          Hawker, Helen
          Hilda M. Robinson fonds
          PR1198 · Fonds · 1937-1948

          Fonds consists of a Christian Science Bible lesson booklet used by soldiers in the armed forces, and a souvenir programme and issue of The Christian Science Monitor marking the Royal visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to Canada in 1937.

          Robinson, Hilda M.
          Howard T. Emery fonds
          PR1223 · Fonds · [ca. 1918-ca. 1950]

          Fonds consists of photographs depicting early Edmonton, Alberta including All Saints Cathedral, Misercordia Hospital, a parade to celebrate the visit of the Duke of Connaught, and a ceremonial presentation of colours during World War I. Fonds also includes photographs depicting members of the Law Society and the Bar Association of Alberta, a greeting card by the Northern Alberta Pioneers' and Old Timers' Association and a map of Edmonton.

          Emery, Howard T.
          PR0991 · Fonds · 1915-1939

          The fonds includes photographs of the Globe Lumber Company Yard in Holden, Alberta, the Atlas Lumber Company Yard in Lougheed, Alberta, and the 1933 Morrin Fliers softball team. The fonds also includes a film featuring footage of "The Coronation of Their Majesties King George VI and Queen Elizabeth" (Castle Films/Pathegrams Inc., 1936), which includes footage of Queen Victoria dating from about 1900, Edward VII and Queen Alexandra between 1901 to 1910, and Queen V and Queen Mary between 1910 - 1936. In addition, the fonds contains a film containing footage of "The News Parade - the Visit of King Geroge VI and Queen Elizabeth to Canada at the United States" (1939, Castle Films).

          Hollingworth, Hubert Alan
          John Mann fonds
          PR1794 · Fonds · 1939-[195-]

          The fonds consists of photographs primarily taken during the Royal Visit in 1939, and includes images of the Legislative Buildings, the interior of the Legislative Building, a processional along Portage (now Kingsway) Avenue, and the excavation of the Legislature grounds for an extension.

          Mann, John
          Neil McLeod fonds
          PR0063 · Fonds · [191-]-1994, predominant [193-]-[196-]

          The fonds consists of family photographs and negatives, letters and other material of the McLeod and Steeves families; photographs and negatives, reports and notes kept by Neil McLeod in his time as an RCMP officer; and miscellaneous photographs and negatives, and textual material created and collected by Neil McLeod and his family. The fonds consists of the following series: McLeod-Steeves Family series, Royal Canadian Mounted Police series, Miscellaneous series.

          McLeod, Neil
          Neil Smith fonds
          PR2798 · Fonds · copied [ca. 1993]

          The fonds consists of 13 audio reel recordings of radio broadcasts originating from CBC and CJCA radio in Edmonton. Topics include recordings of a story by Tony Cashman, a broadcast of the Royal Tour, organ music from an Edmonton Oiler's game, a rehearsal of music from a performance by the Citadel Theatre in Edmonton, a broadcast of Wayne Gretzky's transfer from the Edmonton Oilers to the L.A. Kings, and a broadcast of the Edmonton Flyers winning the Allen Cup. The original recordings date from 1939 - 1983, but it is unknown when Neil Smith created the copies.

          Smith, Neil
          O. E. Astle fonds
          PR0763 · Fonds · 1911-1919

          Fonds consists of a souvenir booklet for the coronation of George V of England, and a menu and seating plan for the civic luncheon held in honor of the visit of the Prince of Wales of England in Edmonton, Alberta.

          Astle, O. E.
          Pamela Conroy fonds
          PR1951 · Fonds · 1905-1939

          The fonds consists of images of Ferrand Paget hauling coal, men on horseback and a cattle drive near Jasper, the 1939 Royal Train, Edmonton Fire Hall (No. 1), and decorative arches and celebrations along Jasper Avenue (with images including the Gariepy & Lessard building).

          Conroy, Pamela
          PR0063.0002 · Series · [193-]-1993
          Part of Neil McLeod fonds

          This series consists of photographs and negatives, and reports and notes kept by Neil Mcleod in his time as an RCMP Officer. It also includes some general RCMP barracks, group and parade photographs. Of note are the photographs of the 1934 Filn Flon Manitoba miners' strike, and material from the 1939 Royal Visit. Also of note is the 1940s classic "Mountie on Horseback" photograph of Neil McLeod by Harry Rowed, used widely as a promotional photograph for the RCMP and for Canadian tourism for many years. Also of note is signed photograph of Bing Crosby with Neil and May McLeod. Some photographs taken by Harry Rowed. Author of book "The Royal Canadian Mounted Police" is R.C Fetherstonhaugh.

          Sidney A. Smith fonds
          PR1329 · Fonds · [ca.1914]-1944

          The fonds consists of photographs of the First World War trenches in France, an unemployment march in Edmonton, the Edmonton Municipal Airport, the around the world trips of Captain W.V. Gorneau and Wiley Post, buildings burning, a Dawson Creek, British Columbia fire, and King George VI and Queen Elizabeth on their 1939 Royal Visit and postcards of the 1939 Royal Visit including the 19th Dragoons, the parade, the Royal Car, decorated Edmonton streets and the Legislature, Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Alaska highway construction and the Rossington flood.

          Smith, Sidney A.
          Sylvia Mullback fonds
          PR1952 · Fonds · Copied 1978

          The fonds consists of images of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth during their Royal Visit to Edmonton, Alberta in 1939.

          Mullback, Sylvia
          PR1388 · Fonds · Copied 1976

          Fonds consists of records dating 1975 that pertain to activities surrounding the visit of Lord Strathcona and includes a programme, information about the Special Heritage Project Grant, a newspaper clipping, and slides depicting the visit of Lord Strathcona, including the rail tour and the spike driving ceremony.

          Colonist Car Society
          PR4005 · Collection · 1977

          This collection includes 53 colour transparencies and 5 colour prints depicting the arrival of Prince Charles and the commemoration of the hundredth anniversary of the signing of Treaty 7. This ceremony took place from July 7-9, 1977 on the Blackfoot Reserve at Cluny, Alberta. The transparencies depict various dignitaries, politicians, and First Nation Chiefs.

          The images depict then Prince Charles’ arrival at the Calgary, Alberta Airport, other dignitaries and the ceremonies themselves, as well as the crowd and the re-enactments. These slides photos are largely labeled with the names of those present and the dates of the events.

          This collection also includes an invitation to the Treaty 7 Commemoration Ceremony printed by the Government of Alberta (titled “A Century of Trust”) and two copies of a folding invitation to the ceremony printed by the Blackfoot Confederacy. In addition, there is an envelope with a ticket to the ceremony and two different commemoration programmes.

          Halligan-Baker, Patricia
          Vera Collins Webb fonds
          PR0056 · Fonds · 1939

          Fonds consists of a diary portraying the excitement of Canadians caused by the visit of King George and Queen Elizabeth in 1939. Vera Collins Webb illustrated the diary with her own watercolour paintings.

          Webb, Vera Collins
          PR1090 · Fonds · 1909-1971

          The fonds includes newspaper clippings, a Cree election pamphlet (1911), Alberta: A Land for Living magazines, Gyro Club of Edmonton roster book, a copy of Jerry Potts, plainsman (by Hugh Dempsay), a copy of The Prairie Garden (magazine), certificates belonging to Harry and Edwin Henry Turton, a marriage certificate for Kenneth Campbell MacLeod and Winifred Viola Macdonald (1920), booklets about Freemasonry, Jacques De Molay (order of De Molay) and the Grand Lodge of Alberta, a souvenir program of 1939 Royal Visit, a booklet of Alberta Historic Sites, Clarence Tillenius wildlife and prairie prints, and photographs and photographic postcards mostly dating circa (ca.) 1909 to 1915 and 1952, including Grouard, Sawridge, Sturgeon Lake, Peace River, Dunvegan, Athabasca Landing and the areas around Lesser Slave Lake, and include Cree Nation Chiefs Moostoosh and Kinisāoo, the Peace River landing, the first car in Grouard, Sturgeon Lake Mission, churches, local people, mail delivery, homesteads, main streets, horses and carts, stores, buildings, bridges, snowploughs, dogsleds, Indigenous peoples, as well as photographs and photographic postcards of Fort Edmonton, views of Edmonton, the 1915 Edmonton flood, 19th Alberta Dragoons, First World War Honour rolls, soldiers, mountain scenes around Banff, portraits of John Stocks, L.C. Charlesworth, H.P. Keith, J.D. Robertson, G.H.N. Monkman, Peter Tomkins, Kenneth MacLeod, Winifred Macdonald, and postcards from Bath, Folkestone and Taunton, England.

          Turton, William Henry and Edwin Henry