Fonds 750 - Adam Kleis family fonds

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Adam Kleis family fonds

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CA MED 750

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8 photographs.

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Adam Kleis was born in 1897 and owned a tailoring business at 525 North Railway - it appears he came to Medicine Hat in 1929 and the family arrived April 11, 1931. He was married to Adelia, who was born in 1901. Adam and his wife had 4 children: Gertrude (born 1929), John (born 1928), Bert (born 1926), and Eddie (born 1923).

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Photographs that highlight the business of Adam Kleis on North Railway.

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Gift of John Kleis - 1997.


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  • English

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Record No. : P 0851

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Esplanade Archives

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