Fonds glen-443 - Calgary Herald fonds

New housing being developed and eyed, 20 miles (30 km) west of Calgary, in Cochrane, Alberta. Dance held for the Hungarian Veterans Association, Calgary, Alberta Robert Stanfield arriving at the airport, being met by Member of Parliament Eldon Woolliams, Calg... Fashion show for Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Calgary, Alberta. Ban on DDT not necessarily adhered to in Calgary, Alberta. Mayor Rod Sykes and Chief Inspector Chris Stagg kidnapped from mayor's office, in mock charity ev... Jewish celebration of Purim, Calgary, Alberta. Mrs. Lillian Dick has objections to Super S Drugs signage and she protests, Calgary, Alberta. Former Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson meets Mrs. E.M Bredin of the Calgary Women's Canadian Clu... Debbie Breckenridge using one of the new telephone booths on 8th Avenue Mall [Stephen Avenue], Ca...
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Calgary Herald fonds

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CA GLEN glen-443

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  • 1886-1988, predominant 1928-1988 (Creation)
    Calgary Herald

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159.9 m of photographs. -- 80 cm of textual records. -- 5 maps.

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The fonds consists of published and unpublished news photographs (1886-1986) which include photographs of Calgary and Alberta events, personalities, buildings and sports teams; the southern Alberta oil industry; Calgary military personalities and views (1940s-1960s); and royal visits to Calgary (1951, 1953). Also consists of correspondence (1928-1965); financial records (1929-1970); union agreements (1947-1960); bylaw (1938); and property inventory (1913). Includes essays entered by Calgary pioneers in a Herald competition (1970); sketches, plans and maps of Calgary areas and buildings (1956-1961); miscellaneous programs, bulletins and newsclippings, and reference material.

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Gifts of the Calgary Herald and Ronald C. Kenney, 1960-1993.


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  • The material is in English.

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Finding aids<br>Limited subject indexes for the photos are available for 1940s-late 1960s. Date order listings are available for late 1960s-1982. 1000 photos from the 1970s have been scanned and are available via the link below.

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The Calgary Herald, 1883-1954, is available on microfilm at the Glenbow.

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Further additions to the photos are expected.

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Record No. M-1618;M-1619;M-1620;M-1622 files 3-11;M-1623 os;M-1624;M-2932 os;M-2936;M-2944;M-4351;M-4638;M-6106;M-6735;M-7660;PA-242;PA-737;PA-849;PA-882;PA-995;PA-1222;PA-1440;PA-1599;PA-1914;PB-212;PB-336;PC-56;PD-105;PE-24;PE-46;NA-276;NA-278;NA-431;NA-450;NA-460;NA-828;NA-967;NA-1055;NA-1079;NA-1491;NA-1562;NA-2557;NA-2733;NA-2864;NA-3253;NA-3880;NA-4493;S-64;S-76<br><br>

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