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20 Mile Post Historical Society fonds

  • MED med-413
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1883]-1989

The fonds consists of: history submissions regarding the family, the town of Irvine and surrounding districts, maps (11), and materials contributing to the writing of "A New Beginning" (1983-1989); images of various scenes in Irvine, Alberta.

The 20 Mile Post Historical Society

A. Reuber fonds

  • MED med-267
  • Fonds
  • Photocopied in 1983 (originally created 1903)

The fonds consists of: a copy from the journal of Woodcock and Oakes Co. of Brickton, Minnesota, including entries dealing with Redcliff Brick Co. (1903-1910).

Reuber, Alexander

Adolf Dederer fonds

  • MED med-307
  • Fonds
  • 1910-1948

The fonds consists of: a promotional booklet for the City of Medicine Hat compiled by the Board of Trade (1910); City of Medicine Hat Budget Estimate Ledger (1948).

Dederer, Adolf

Albert Hughes family fonds

  • MED med-542
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1888]-1927

The fonds consists of images of the family, their home, and views of and items from the City Drug Store.

Hughes, Albert

Albert Phillips family fonds

  • MED med-601
  • Fonds
  • 1900-1912

The fonds consists of images of the A.P. Phillips family and friends on hunting trips, and oil drilling crews and equipment in the States and in Canada at the turn of the 20th century.

Phillips, Albert

Alberta Foundry and Machine Company Limited fonds

  • MED med-77
  • Fonds
  • 1911-1990

The fonds consists of: a Certificate of Incorporation (1911); cash and payroll book (1911-1917); various war order contracts and associated documents between the Foundry and the Department of Munitions and Supply (1941-1945); Memorandum of Association (1911); Minute Books (1911-1922); copied page from Minute Book showing Canadian Farm Implements take over in 1923. Asset Ledgers (1955-82), Customer Ledger (1950-60), Accounts Payable Ledger (1929-59); images of various scenes at Alberta Foundry and Machine Co., Canadian Farm Implements, Connaught School, and Sarnia Ranch.

Alberta Foundry and Machine Company

Alberta Government Telephones fonds

  • MED med-28
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900]-1982

The fonds consists of: a description of the history of the telephone in Medicine Hat used in an AGT display (1 pg) (1980), a reprint of the 1907 Medicine Hat Telephone Directory (ca. 1976), (2) Medicine Hat and District Telephone Directories (Jan, Jul 1941); map of Canada (1929); images of the Alberta Government Telephone building and staff in Medicine Hat. Consists of images of /1 Alberta Government Telephone building at Medicine Hat with 10 unidentified staff members on lawn (ca. 1913) /2 exterior of the Alberta Government Telephone building at Medicine Hat and yard (1930) /3 equipment room in the Alberta Government Telephone building at Medicine Hat (ca. 1930) /4 operators at their stations in the Alberta Government Telephone building at Medicine Hat. Centre operator identified as Mrs. Mary Teel (nee Tom), who was a local agent in 1911-1912 (ca. 1911) /5 group portrait of Alberta Government Telephone staff of Medicine Hat, in 1913. Front row (l-r): Joy Scott, unknown, Wilena Hyde, Alberta McDonald. Second row (l-r): unknown, unknown, Ada ___, Tom Moore, Agnes Craig, Lynda Price, Alice McDonald. Third row (l-r): unknown. Back row: unknown (1913) /6 portrait of John Ellis (also includes write-up beneath the image as used in display), Manager of the Stair (76) Ranch. Alberta Government Telephones credits him with having pioneered the first use of a barbwire telephone system in Alberta (2 negatives make a single image) (ca. 1900).

Alberta Government Telephones

Alberta Linseed Oil Company Limited fonds

  • MED med-3
  • Fonds
  • 1912-1987, predominant 1940-1970

The fonds consists of: Alberta Linseed Oil Co. Limited - financial records (1918-1960); blueprints (1940-1947); reports (1959-1960); Caltana Safflower Products Limited - general correspondence (1958-1962); financial records (1949-1966); 1990 supplement: Alberta Linseed Oil Co. Limited - financial records (1958-1978); Caltana Safflower Products Limited - General correspondence (1959-1970); financial records (1946-1965); Canadian Safflower Products - Miscellaneous documents (1958-1962); H. & H. Ranches - Miscellaneous documents (1971/1972); Lindsay of Medicine Hat -miscellaneous papers (1955-1967); images of business in Medicine Hat, many involving Alberta Linseed Oil Co. (mostly undated); and images documenting the aftermath of the December 1987 fire at the Alberta Linseed Oil Co. Ltd.

Alberta Linseed Oil Company

Alex Oliver collection

  • MED med-251
  • Collection
  • [ca. 1887]-1926

The fonds consists of: a booklet entitled "Early History of the Medicine Hat Country" by J.W. Morrow (1923); O.S. share certificates (2) issued to Alexander Oliver for the Medicine Hat Petroleum Co. Ltd. (1926); poem re: Alex Oliver (undated); biography of Chief Crowfoot with attached envelope addressed to Mr. Oliver (undated); images of first nations peoples and artifacts.

Oliver, Alex

Allan Jensen fonds

  • MED med-458
  • Fonds
  • 1883-1917

The fonds consists of: a reproduction poster, from a lantern slide housed at the Medicine Hat Museum and Art Gallery Archives, of a local Stampede poster. Poster reads: "Turn 'er loose" - Medicine Hat Stampede - Wonderful, Exciting, Thrilling - Don't fail to see it. July 10, 11,12, 13, 1917," Manufactured by the Kansas City Slide Co. (1917); CPR "Men Wanted" poster. Reads: "Men Wanted! A number of Men will be wanted by the undersigned during the grading season this year on west end of Canadian Pacific Railway. Wages will be $1.50 per day, Board $4.50 per week, During the Summer Months for good, able-bodied, steady men. Apply on the work at end of track, now near Cypress Hills, about 600 miles west of Winnipeg. Langdon, Shepard and Co. , Contractors - End of Track, April 20th, 1883" (1883); images of early views of Medicine Hat.

Jensen, Allan

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