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Amelia E. McCrum fonds

  • PAA paa-8064
  • Fonds
  • 1893-1943

The fonds consists of images of early Edmonton and includes photographs of Edmonton and Strathcona, Edmonton hospitals, schools, brewery, train stations, streets (including Whyte Avenue), houses, buildings, ferry, bridges, a train derailment, Heimthal church (east of Ellerslie), the Stettler creamery, the Innisfail Hotel, the dining room of Royal Hotel, children swimming, canoeing, shaving, and a bear, and postcards of the Royal Hotel, Diamond Hall (Ash Brothers (Bros.)), Edmonton bridges, an incline railway, buildings, views, streets, street cars, the Legislature, the University, views along the Athabasca River, hotels, buildings and banks in Wetaskiwin, Sylvan Lake, scouts, buffalo, bridge at Rocky Mountain House, first nations peoples, North Battleford (Saskatchewan), buildings, trolleys, bridges, and rivers in Calgary, mountains, glaciers, near Banff and Jasper, buildings, bridges in Banff, branding, and harvesting. The fonds also includes an Edmonton Orpheus Society banquet program, toast lists and menus for the Old Timers' Association of Edmonton, a business card for the Royal Hotel, a Salvation Army Diamond Jubilee dinner ticket, a Christmas card, a Jasper House Christmas Day menu, Royal Hotel Christmas menus, and sheet music for song "The Emblem of Alberta" (words by Jeannette Forsyth and music by Gilbert Stirling).

McCrum, Amelia E.

Amy Bradley fonds

  • PAA paa-8703
  • Fonds
  • 1905-1914

The fonds consists of a scrapbook containing commercially produced cards, postcards and other ephemera.

Bradley, Amy

Anderson, Buchert and Hiller family fonds

  • PAA paa-8696
  • Fonds
  • ca. 1913 to 2004

The fonds consists of records created and collected by the Anderson, Hiller, and Buchert families dating from 1913 to 2004. The fonds divides into four sub-series: Axel Anderson Series, Bert and Minnie Anderson and Dan Buchert Series, Hiller Family Series, and The Hiller, Anderson and Buchert Family Memorabilia Series.

Buchert (family)

Andrea Spalding Fonds

  • PAA paa-8635
  • Fonds
  • [1895- 1915]

The fonds reflects Andrea Spalding's activities with the Heritage and Agriculture Society in Stony Plain at the Multicultural Heritage Centre. The fonds consists of 5 photographs of individuals and the Stony Plain area dating from [1895-1915].

Spalding, Andrea

Andrew A. den Otter fonds

  • PAA paa-9662
  • Fonds
  • 1966-1967

The fonds consists of oral histories given by people who lived and worked in the Coal Branch from 1912 to 1966. The oral histories were recorded by den Otter during the course of research to complete his thesis for a Master of Arts degree in history at the University of Alberta.

Otter, Andrew A. den

André Miville Déchène fonds

  • PAA paa-7159
  • Fonds
  • 1898-1987

The fonds consists of professional records from Déchène's time as a judge, including reasons for judgments, reports, correspondence, admissions to the bar and newspaper clippings; records pertaining to Déchène's involvement with l'Association canadienne-française de l'Alberta, the Fédération canadienne-française de l'Ouest, Radio-Edmonton Limitée (CHFA), le Conseil de la Vie Française en Amérique, l'Association Canadienne des Educateurs de langue française, Friends of the University of Alberta, Collège Saint-Jean, the Canadian Centenary Council, St. Thomas More Catholic Lawyers' Guild, the Liberal Association of Alberta, the Knights of Columbus, l'Église Saint-Joachim, the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for the North-West Territories, including correspondence, minutes, reports, photographs, programs and pamphlets; personal correspondence; speeches; newspapers and newspaper clippings; conference programs; photographs of family, friends and colleagues; cards; invitations; menus; and genealogical information.

Déchène, André Miville

Angela E. Harris collection

  • PAA paa-7900
  • Collection
  • 1983

The collection consists of a copy of "The Cookson Memoirs," which contains photocopies of John W. (Jack) Cookson's diary from his voyage from Liverpool, England to Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1890 as well as notes about his early days in Tofield, Alberta. The collection also includes copies of photographs relating to Jack Cookson and the Cookson family in Tofield.

Harris, Angela E.

Angelo Toppano fonds

  • PAA paa-6932
  • Fonds
  • Copied 1972

Fonds consists of undated photographs depicting the Italian Friendly Society group.

Toppano, Angelo

Anna Bokenfohr fonds

  • PAA paa-8190
  • Fonds
  • 1993

Fonds consists of a history of the Majeau family.

Bokenfohr, Anna

Anna Pidruchney fonds

  • PAA paa-8094
  • Fonds
  • Copied 1975

Fonds consists of a photocopied family history of Michael and Eva Raychyba, dated 1975, written by Anna Pidrucheny.

Pidruchney, Anna

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