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A.W. McVittie collection

  • GLEN glen-3939
  • Collection
  • 1883-1920

The collection consists of brief biographies of Barrie, Ontario architects and surveyors, written by Steve Otto (1980), which includes information about McVittie and firms for which he worked, and photographs of McVittie and his log house.

McVittie, Archibald Westmacott

Abraham Okpik's Inuit oral history collection

  • GLEN glen-3418
  • Collection
  • 1969-1971

The collection consists of recorded interviews with Felix Nuyaviak, Kenneth Peeloolook, Kingmiaktuk, Ameralik, Poneepakochook, Noah Araguttainnaq, Eksinak, Joe Nasogaloak, Aniqisaq Kokseak, Jim Kalabak, Dave Piungituq, John Ayoruaq, B. Iqquraqtuq, Johnasee Uyaraq, Eualuakjuk, Kalvak, Etuanga. Recordings were made at Inuvik, Spence Bay, Pond Inlet, Pangnirtung, Belcher Island, Tuktoyaktuk, Broughton Island, Clyde River, Rankin Inlet, Igloolik, Frobisher Bay, Holman Island, Cape Dorset. Subjects covered include: Avoutuk (story), Kouyakjuke (legend), Inuktyuk (legend), shaman ways, social laws, Inuit games, names of relations, hunting ways, Paja, young women, Siatsialuk (shaman), Atangaoyak (shaman), father and daughter legend, Lomayuke (legend). Culture of contemporary Northern communities was documented by recordings of a church service in Pangnirtung, a dance in Cape Dorset, and children at play.

Okpik, Abraham

Adolf Ikert collection

  • GLEN glen-3707
  • Collection
  • 1913-1944

The collection consists of photographs of various towns in the Peace River area, settlements along the Athabasca and Mackenzie Rivers, views of the Alaska Highway and early scenes of various centres in southern Saskatchewan including Moose Jaw.

Ikert, Adolf

Albert Henry Ellison collection

  • GLEN glen-2637
  • Collection
  • 1936-1983

The collection consists of slides of Calgary, including the Royal Train (1939), Calgary Highlanders, Calgary Exhibition and Stampede, buildings, street scenes, Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, St. Andrew's district, the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) station, Calgary Tower, and Chinatown; and views of the Banff Springs Hotel; slides for geology courses at SAIT, including "Color Slides of Canadian Geology" for Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists.

Ellison, Albert Henry

Alberta Artists Oral History Project collection

  • GLEN glen-24
  • Collection
  • 1970-1990

The collection consists of recorded interviews, transcripts, interview notes and correspondence with subjects.

Alberta Artists Oral History Project

Alberta Municipalities Associations collection

  • GLEN glen-56
  • Collection
  • 1936-1973

These records were collected by a former member of these associations. The collection consists of minutes and refresher course manuals of AAMDST (1936-1973) and convention minutes of ARAA. Also consists of convention reports of AUMA (1960-1970).

Union of Alberta Municipalities

Alberta newspapers advertisements collection

  • GLEN glen-2548
  • Collection
  • 1891-1919, predominant 1911-1913

The collection consists of advertisements for automobiles; farm machinery; household appliances; theatres, circuses, and entertainments; food and drink; political meetings; tobacco, cigarettes and liquor; clothing; general merchants; land and real estate sales throughout Alberta; sale of lots in Calgary; and the Calgary Stampede. Includes front pages about the Titanic sinking, first Alberta Legislature, and other stories.

Alberta newspapers advertisements collection

Alsands Project press clippings collection

  • GLEN glen-3612
  • Collection
  • 1979-1982

The collection consists of scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to the Alsands Project (1977-February 1982); scrapbook re Energy Resources Conservation Board hearing on the Alsands Project (June-July, 1979); and Canadian Press Clipping Service clippings from eastern and western Canadian newspapers relating to the Alsands Project (January-May, 1982).

Alberta Energy

Andrew Tatham's T.S.C. Lee collection

  • GLEN glen-3469
  • Collection
  • Copied 2008 (originally created ca. 1880-2008)

The collection consists of an obituary for T. S. C. Lee, a published announcement of his receipt of a French medal, notice to claimants of his estate, articles about his ancestors from the Dictionary of National Biography, correspondence between Andrew Tatham and Jim Bowman about him, and portraits of him (ca. 1880 and ca. 1920).

Lee, T.S.C. Tatham, Andrew

Andy Philip's Calgary News collection

  • GLEN glen-1854
  • Collection
  • 1967-1976

The collection consists of Andy Philip's news files re stories of interest to Calgarians (1967-1976). Includes photographs of the Four Seasons Hotel and the Mackenzie Valley Pipeline inquiry by Justice T.R. Berger. Also includes articles written by Catherine Philip about her family, CFGP Radio (Grande Prairie) the Alaska Highway, and the Calgary Zoo's history.
Records related to the following subjects are also in this collection. See inventory for details: Alberta Environmental Conservation Authority, Calgary Airport, Calgary Convention Centre, Calgary Exhibition and Stampede, Calgary Zoological Society, Canadian Union of Public Employees, Civil Service Association of Alberta, Devonian Gardens, floods, Fort Calgary, Four Seasons Hotel, McClelland and Stewart, New Democratic Party, Panarctic Oils, Peter Petrasuk, petroleum industry, Sarcee (Tsuu T'Ina) reserve (Redwood Meadows), Transportation and Development Authority of Calgary, United Steel Workers, University of Calgary Noise Survey, Urban Development Institute of Alberta, and Western Economic Opportunities Conference.

Philip, Andy

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