Collection mhm-1778 - The St. Albert Star/L'Etoile de St-Albert Collection

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The St. Albert Star/L'Etoile de St-Albert Collection

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CA MHM mhm-1778

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  • 1912-1914 (Creation)
    The St. Albert Star/L'Etoile de St-Albert Collection

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Physical description

90 cm of textual records

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Biographical history

The St. Albert Star or L'Etoile de St-Albert was published in St. Albert from November 1912 to April 1914. The editors/proprietors were J.P. Lafranchise and A.A. Ringuette. In 1912 and 1913 there were 52 numbers in Volume 1, and in 1914 24 numbers. It was written half in French and half in English, but not the same news and articles. It cost $1.00 for an annual subscription ($1.50 for U.S. and $2.00 for Europe)

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Scope and content

The collection consists of 73 issues of The St. Albert Star/L'Etoile de St-Albert, comprising up to eight pages each.

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Physical condition

Condition of originals only fair.

Immediate source of acquisition

Donated by the Legislative Library, Edmonton, Alberta


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  • Issue are published half in English and half in French

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The collection has been photocopied.

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The Collection has been indexed

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