Fonds paa-9111 - Alexander Royick fonds

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Alexander Royick fonds

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PAA paa-9111

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  • 1968 (Creation)
    Royick, Alexander

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2 photographs. -- 2 negatives

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Alexander Royick taught in the Department of Slavic Studies at the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon.

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The fonds consists of materials used by Alexander Royick to produce a publication entitled "Ukrainian Settlements in Alberta" Canadian Slavonic Papers -- Revue Canadienne Des Slavistes (10.3) 1968 and includes images of maps created by Orest Phorecky of the Department of Anthropology and Archeology at the University of Saskatchewan illustrating Ukrainian settlements in Alberta in the 1800s. The article discusses an early Ukrainian explorer, Charles George Horetzky's, contribution to the settlement of Alberta.

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In 1969, Alexander Royick donated the material to the Provincial Archives of Alberta.


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  • The material is in English.

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There are no restrictions on access. Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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For more material on the donor, please see the Alexander Royick Collection at Library and Archives Canada. For photographs capturing Charles George Horestzky's surveys of Alberta, please see the William James O'Brien Bourchier fonds at the Glenbow Museum and Archives.

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Information for the administrative history/biographical sketch sourced from accession file PR1969.0045.<br><br>Record No. The fonds includes the following accession: PR1969.0045<br><br>

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