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Roberts family fonds

  • ATU atu-1
  • Fonds
  • 1796--2005; predominant 1890--1940.

The fonds consists of photographs, negatives, a glass negative, and postcards depicting scenes from northern Alberta, such as Fort Chipewyan, from the North West Territories such as Fort Smith and Fort McPherson, from central Alberta such as Edmonton and Gibbons, and from British Columbia, such as Dawson. Many photographs depict men tracking scows up river through river rapids, often the Athabasca and the Peace River, as well as various agricultural scenes. There are also photographs of Native Americans, dog sledding teams, and friends and family members, as well as wedding photographs from the marriage of Richard and Edith Field and photographs of the Lost Patrol and their memorial service. Textual records consist of letters and cards to and from family members, calendars, books, including Bibles translated into Cree, newspaper clippings, paintings, picture albums, and letters of ordainment for Rev. O.J. Roberts. Artifacts include Native American artifacts such as leather gloves, moccasins, pouches, and beadwork. Also included are tools such as nails, scissors, knives, axe heads, metal buckets, baskets, and scrapers. The fonds include a medicine chest containing bottles of medicine, as well as jewelry and R.N.W.M.P. uniform buttons.

Roberts (family)

Mufty Mathewson fonds

  • ATU atu-12
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1981, predominant 1955-1956

The fonds consists of photographs taken of or by Mufty Mathewson on her trip through Europe. Textual records include letters written to and from her family, a yearbook and paperwork from her first job.

Mathewson, Mufty

Young Women's Christian Association (Edmonton) fonds

  • ATU atu-13
  • Fonds
  • 1982-2007

The fonds consists of textual records which include annual reports, volumes of the YWCA Edmonton Contact, pamphlets and brochures and other YWCA Edmonton publications.

Young Women's Christian Association (Edmonton)

Margaret Clarke fonds

  • ATU atu-5
  • Fonds
  • 1885-2009, predominant 1974-2006.

The fonds consists of textual records in addition to a few photographs, photocopied photographs, and an audio cassette. All records dated after 2009 are conservation copies. The textual records primarily consist of documents related to the research conducted by Clarke for her Masters thesis in Native History at the University of Alberta entitled "Reconstituting the Fur Trade Community of the Assiniboine Basin, 1793 to 1812". In addition, Clarke has conducted extensive genealogical research regarding the Bray and McKay families as well as the Hudson's Bay Company, especially regarding the men of Brandon House. The textual records include handwritten notes and timelines recorded by Clarke; numerous printouts of internet research regarding Clarke's genealogy work; pamphlets; numerous photocopied journal articles, book reviews, and chapters from various publications and periodicals; email and written correspondence regarding her graduate studies and genealogical work; lecture notes and term papers from various classes attended throughout her undergraduate and graduate studies; original and photocopied newspaper articles, biographies, maps, bibliographies, and diary entries; copied sections of the 1901 Canada Census for the province of Manitoba, districts of Selkirk and Provencher, sub-districts of St. Francois-Xavier, St. Boniface, and St. Boniface Town; several copies of various volumes and issues of the Canada Tree periodical edited by Clarke; several editions of the Neya Powagans Métis Newsletter, The Rupert's Land Newsletter, and Relatively Speaking from the Alberta Genealogical Society 1973-1998; and several volumes of the Dictionary of Canadian Biography spanning 1967-1990. Other textual records pertain to Clarke's contract research for various Parks Canada projects as well as her involvement in community development via Métis L.I.N.K.S. (an early intervention program for youth), the Alberta Aboriginal Healing Foundation, and various projects organized by the Red Deer Local of the Métis Nation of Alberta #84. A significant portion of the photographs depict various plaques and signs situated in the Steele Narrows Historic Site, in addition to one photograph of Edmond Bray McKay and one of the McInnes Island Lighthouse in British Columbia. Also included are several photocopies of photographs depicting various members of the families about which Clarke conducted extensive genealogical research, especially the Bray and McKay families, often photocopied from other archival collections. Also included is an audio cassette entitled Minnesota Massacre, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Clarke, Margaret L

William Myron Curtis fonds

  • CA ATH ATH-07.23, 08.12, 08.20
  • Fonds
  • 1922, 1947-1948, 1955-1959

The fonds consists of a 1922 letter from the Grosmont Municipal District regarding quarantine regulations for scarlet fever: two store receipt books for 1947-1948; and municipal tax receipts for 1955, 1956 and 1959. There are four calendars from local stores and the Aug.4, 2005 issue of Western Producers Western People which has an article on the Major family "100 Century Farm". Allan James tax receipt for 1927 is included.

Curtis, William Myron

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of Canada, Athabasca Lodge No. 328 fonds

  • CA ATH ath-1846
  • Fonds
  • 1950-1972

The fonds consists of minutes of Athabasca Lodge No. 328, bylaws, a book of ritual, financial records, membership lists, correspondence and provincial and national convention proceedings. Includes photographs of national and provincial conventions as well as local Elk members in the 1950s.

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of Canada. Athabasca Lodge No. 328

Ernst Feuereisen fonds

  • CA ATH ath-1858
  • Fonds
  • 1922-[1977]

The fonds consists of materials created or collected by Ernst Feuereisen of Pelican Portage and dating from 1922 to [1977]. The fonds consists of trapping and hunting licenses, part of a 1922 map of Alberta,and photographs of scenes, people and places on the Athabasca River including Upper Wells. Some of the people are: Ernst Feuereisen, Joe Siemoni, Mr.Jones, Frank and George Senz, Gordon and Jim Carruthers, Henry Goegler (1884-1955), Joe Larson, Hans Birkigt, John and George Pederson, Bruno and Elsie Goetsch, Joe Laflamme, Ed Gambler, Rose Gambler, Kurt George (Dick) Naumann (1901-1978) and ? Kosloff. There is a photo of Ernst on the ship Thuringia out of Hamburg.

Feuereisen, Ernst

Isreal CJJ Shank fonds

  • CA ATH ath-1862
  • Fonds
  • 1929-2006

The fonds consists of correspondence and certificates of Isreal Shank including Olds School of Agriculture, his years in the RCMP, his involvement in numerous horticultural endeavours and cards from his 95th birthday. There is a booklet entitled "Jackie"(about a seagull) written by his second wife, Aileen Teal Shank, 2 books written by Isreal Shank: " Memories of a Mountie" and "Some Things I Remember", and a copy of Athabasca Album with an addendum of commentary. There are 23 photographs of Mr. Shank including a signed photo of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip; 1 audio cassette; and 4 artifacts : 1933, 175 lb. boxing championship medal, 1951 presidential plaque of Saskatchewan Horticultural Societies Association, 1936 Alberta Prosperity Certificate and a 1940s fur RCMP hat. The last addition is the 1952 document naming Mr. Shank as a Sub-Inspector in the RCMP. It is signed by Governor-General Vincent Massey. A scrapbook has items regarding the boxing prowess of Isreal and his brothers. Oliver represented Canada at the Berlin Olympics in 1936 as the light heavyweight champ of Canada.

Shank, Isreal CJJ

Order of the Eastern Star. Athabasca Chapter No. 17 fonds

  • CA ATH ath-1876
  • Fonds
  • 1914-1999

The fonds consists of materials created by the Order of the Eastern Star, Athabasca Chapter No. 17 between 1914 and 1999. The fonds consists of a summarized annual history from 1914-1999 and a history of properties. Subjects of photographs include Kizzie Dallas; Catherine Falconer (MacIntyre); Mary Van Dusen; Isabel Minns; Halla Crawford; Florence Mills; Edna Nancekivell (Cull); Sarah Ladell (McKernan); Rebecca Heacock; Margaret Redden; Alice Fell; Annie Meadowcroft; Nina Watt; Mary Shoubridge (Watt); Hattie Phillipy; Elizabeth Mutch; Katherine Galloway (Lewis); Jean Bolton (Falconer); Jettie Willey (Day); Anne MacLeod (Day); Lucy Ward; Ardath Olsen; Barbara Parker; Grace Grant; Helen MacLean (Leicht); Mary Masciuch; Hazel Hopps; Hazel Hall (Hoge); Eva Jack; Marion Montgomery (Nancekivell); Katherine Shaw; Laura Scott; Joan Ward; Edith Rehm (Whiteley); Beatrice Parr (May); Linda Breckenridge (Ward); Irene Ramey; Norah Zwicker; Anne Cook; Dyann Breckenridge; Esther Iverach; Lily Dupilka (Gora); Laurine Jones; Dorothy Nielsen(Budd); Joy Hayward (Puylaert); Signe Genoud; Ingrid Buerfeind; Barbara Wilkinson; Roxanne Gill (Breckenridge); Joan Duma; Mary Ellis (Willey); Horace Lowe; Charles Nancekivell; Frank R. Falconer; Charles Dallas; Julius Crawford; Robert Mahood; James Minns; Ken Heacock; George Watt; George Meadowcroft; Charles Shoubridge; Ray Phillipy; Sid Ward; Arthur Hopps; Ron Ramey; Orval Breckenridge; Victor Genoud; Aaron Jones.

Order of the Eastern Star. Athabasca Chapter No. 17

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