Showing 3640 results

Archival description
Only top-level descriptions Glenbow Archives
Print preview View:

ATCO Industries Ltd. fonds

  • GLEN glen-3506
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1975

The fonds consists of photographs documenting the early history of the company, from Alberta Trailer Hire to Alberta Trailer Company to ATCO Industries Limited, Calgary, Edmonton and Airdrie, Alberta. Includes photograph of Donald Southern and the fire crew at Royal Canadian Air Force base at Pearce, Alberta in 1943.

ATCO Industries

Aborigines Protection Society fonds

  • GLEN glen-2
  • Fonds
  • 1860-1905

The fonds consists of petition and letter to F.W. Chesson protesting the sale of land by the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) in Manitoba (1860); letters to Chesson [photocopied 1964] about grievances of the Metlakahtla in British Columbia (1869-1886), and Canadian government relations with Manitoba Indians (1885-1887). Includes letters [photocopied 1964] from Canadians about the slave trade (1892, 1905).
Records related to the following subjects are also in this fonds: Dr. G.F. Bodington, Bishop Edward Cridge, Rev. William Duncan, Great Whale River, Canon Grisdale, H.A. Kennedy, David Leask, Bishop Robert Machray, Archdeacon John McLean, G.S. McTavish, C. Hubert Pemberton, Dr. John Shultz, Arthur Swindell, and John Taylor.

Aborigines Protection Society

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

Abraham Shumiatcher fonds

  • GLEN glen-2102
  • Fonds
  • 1890-1989, predominant 1928-1972

The fonds consists of personal and family correspondence, speeches, lectures, newsclippings, programs, photographs and tax returns; legal client files; and minutes, correspondence and business papers of the many organizations in which he was active. Records related to the following subjects are also in this fonds. See inventory for details and a more comprehensive list: William Aberhart, Amalgamated House of Israel, American ORT Federation, Rabbi Barenholtz, Lt. S. Buchwold, Calgary Jewish Welfare Fund, Calgary Women's Musical Club, Doukhobors, Hadassah Chapter of Calgary, Saul Hayes, House of Jacob, Shaie Jaffe, Minuetta Kessler, Ida Nelson, L. Pearlman, Louis Rosenberg, Shaarey Tzedec Congregation, Aaron Sholomenko, Jesse Shumiatcher, Morris Shumiatcher, Morris Smith, Peter P. Verigin, and Zionist Organization of Canada.

Shumiatcher, Abraham Isaac

Absalom Clark Bury fonds

  • GLEN glen-388
  • Fonds
  • 1894-1960

The fonds consists of Clark's legal statement of his part in the Cashel manhunt (1960), transcript of diary with annotations by Clark (1960), and lawyer's common place book (ca. 1930). Also consists of photographs of NWMP detachments at Peace River, Fort St. John, Fort Macleod (1904-1906); of NWMP personalities (1894, 1905-1910); and of personalities and town of Fort St. John (1905-1906).

Bury, Absalom Clark

Ace Foundation fonds

  • GLEN glen-4
  • Fonds
  • 1969-1973

The fonds consists of legal and operational records.

Ace Foundation

Acme Feeder Association fonds

  • GLEN glen-5
  • Fonds
  • 1957-1975

The fonds consists of minutes, financial records and membership records.

Acme Feeder Association

Ada Costigan fonds

  • GLEN glen-724
  • Fonds
  • 1860-1954, predominant 1880-1943

The fonds consists of scrapbook about the Dowling and Costigan families, and her musical career (1883-1943), personal correspondence (1939-1950), letters from her father (1880), and miscellaneous programs (including funeral program for Donald A. Smith, Lord Strathcona, 1914) and newsclippings.

Costigan, Ada

Ada L. and Arthur C. Kemmis fonds

  • GLEN glen-1358
  • Fonds
  • 1891-1957

The fonds consists of miscellaneous family correspondence, certificates, calling cards, invoices and memorabilia; and photographs of the family, Pincher Creek and Waterton.

Kemmis, Ada L. Kemmis, Arthur C.

Ada Ryan fonds

  • GLEN glen-3519
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900-1936]

The fonds consists of historical articles written by Beaton about these Calgary pioneers and topics: C.J. Duggan, Alfred S. McKay, buffalo bones, George Elliott, Henry La Riviere, Robert Barker, John Herron, Father Leon Joseph Desire Doucet, Charlie Youan, J.H. Turner, John Franklin, Herb Millar, Isaac Ellwood, and Amos Wilkins. Includes a letter written to Ada by a daughter of Howard Pratt, telling of people and places in downtown Calgary. Also includes photographs of early Calgary.

Ryan, Ada

Results 21 to 30 of 3640