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Provincial Archives of Alberta Fonds
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John William Hope fonds

  • PAA PR3161
  • Fonds
  • 1903

The fonds consists of thirteen letters from John William Hope to his wife, “Louie,” 10 April – 2 August 1903. The letters detail his journey from Britain to Barr Colony, and his struggle to find work in Western Canada. The fonds also includes British Colony and Dominion Lands Branch receipts for homestead land, 30 January and 2 July 1903.

Hope, John William

H.A. Day General Store fonds

  • PAA PR3272
  • Fonds
  • 1901-1915

The fonds consists of customers’ accounts ledgers and postcards received by the Day family.

H.A. Day General Store

Dalhousie Oil, Ltd. Collection

  • PAA PR3758
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1930

The collection consists of seven photographs. Five of the seven photographs in the record appear to show evidence of a fire that took place at a Dalhousie Oil refinery in Okotoks, Alberta. One image depicts a smoldering refinery, while four others depict vehicles damaged in the incident. Two of the seven photographs are of unknown provenance, and each feature a matching decorative border. One of these photographs depicts a street scene from the 1920’s, and the other eight airplanes lined up in a row.

Dalhousie Oil, Ltd.

William Winter fonds

  • PAA PR3308
  • Fonds
  • 1893-1938

The fonds consists of records related to Winter’s judicial career, newspaper clippings related to the Winters’ involvement in the arts, and newspaper clippings of arts articles written by Lydia Winter.

Winter, W. Roland

Maxim Tomyn fonds

  • PAA PR3227
  • Fonds
  • 1909-1940

The fonds consists of correspondence files for the municipal district, school districts, and United Farmers of Alberta local that Tomyn served. There are also personal correspondence files intermingled with these records, as well as some financial records pertaining to the municipality and school districts.

Tomyn, Maxim

Lucas family fonds

  • PAA paa-74
  • Fonds
  • [187-]-1960

Fonds consists of photocopies of histories compiled by Daisy Lucas pertaining to the Lucas family, the Nelson family and other homesteading families in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, as well as photographs depicting early scenes around Edmonton and a manuscript about Fort Ethier and the Indian Industrial Farm from 1879 to 1902.

Lucas Family

Bon Accord Board of Trade fonds

  • PAA PR1889
  • Fonds
  • 1914-1965

The fonds consists of minutes, financial statements, correspondence, and working records of the Bon Accord Board of Trade.

Bon Accord Board of Trade

Edmonton College Committee fonds

  • PAA PR3266
  • Fonds
  • 1968-1969

The fonds consists of minutes, reports, and correspondence created by the committee.

Edmonton College Committee

T.E. Brown fonds

  • PAA PR3807
  • Fonds
  • [189-?]-1972

Fonds consists of military service and personal records of Dr Thomas Erwin (T.E) Brown, a veteran of both World Wars and a doctor in Taber and Lethbridge. Records include Brown’s military notebooks, ration books, field notes and correspondence; an account book from Brown’s medical practice in Taber in the 1930s and pamphlets relating to pediatric medicines; photographs of Brown’s family; and a sketchbook with Brown’s drawings of his home and family.

Brown, Dr. Thomas Erwin

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