Fonds paa-8666 - Nancy Diettrick fonds

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Nancy Diettrick fonds

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PAA paa-8666

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  • [1950 -- 1996] (Creation)
    Diettrick, Nancy

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1.5 m of textual records. -- 2 maps

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Nancy Allena Diettrick lived in Edmonton, Alberta. For numerous years she researched the origins of place names in Alberta in the hope of publishing a manuscript. Nancy Diettrick died in 1998.

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The fonds consists of materials created and used by Nancy Diettrick to create a publication on the origin of place names in Alberta including research notes, publications, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, maps, and manuscript drafts dating from ca. 1950 to 1996.

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In 1997, Nancy Diettrick donated the material to the Provincial Archives of Alberta


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  • The material is in English.

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There are no restrictions on access. Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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Information for the administrative history/biographical sketch sourced from the fonds.<br><br>Record No. The fonds includes the following accession: PR1997.0473<br><br>

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