Fonds edm-1844 - Bill (Billy) Morrissey fonds

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Bill (Billy) Morrissey fonds

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CA EDM edm-1844

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  • 1946 - 1952 (Creation)
    Morrissey, Bill

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10 cm of textual and other materials.

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Billy Morrissey was the stick boy for the Edmonton Flyers for the 1947/48 season when the team won the Allen Cup. He remained with the club, eventually becoming the team's equipment manager.

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This fonds consists of hockey memorabilia from Bill Morrissey's time with the Edmonton Flyers, including two Edmonton Flyers crests, a photocopy of Morrissey's Edmonton Flyers 1947/48 Allan Cup Championship scrapbook, newspaper clippings, 1952 Season's Greetings from the Edmonton Flyers, Programme Supplement featuring the Chicago Black Hawks and the Kansas City Pla-Mors (October 1946), Hockey Banquet: Special Invitation from the Chicago Black Hawks to the Hockey Players of the Canadian Athletic Club (Signed by Bill Mosienko, 1946-47), Exhibition Series Featuring the Montreal Canadiens and the National Hockey League All-Stars, April 28, 1947 (signed), Programme Supplement Featuring Exhibition Game Between Chicago Blackhawks and Kansas City Pla Mors, October 6, 1947 (signed), Hockey Banquet: Special Invitation from the Chicago Black Hawks to the Hockey Players of the Canadian Athletic Club (Signed by Bill Mosienko, 1948-49), The Famous Bentleys (1947).

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Bill Morrissey


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  • The material is in English.

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This fonds has signed hockey memorabilia, which poses a high risk of theft. Researchers should be watched with special attentiveness.<br><br>Record No. MS-711<br><br>

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