Fonds UAA Fonds 0242 - Blackberg family fonds

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Blackberg family fonds

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UAA Fonds 0242

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  • 1910-1973 (Creation)
    Blackberg family

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1.02m of multi media records

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Andrew Luther 'Blackie' Blackberg (1898-ca. 1967) was employed in highway and airport construction for the governments of British Columbia and Canada between 1921 and 1947. From 1947 to 1963 he was Airport Maintenance Foreman for the federal Department of Transport in Yellowknife. Anna Regina (Hole) Blackberg (1904-1983 or 1984) was a registered pharmacist (University of Alberta, 1930) who worked in the northern towns where her husband was also employed.

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Fonds consists of these series: I Biographical materials (1940-1962). Certificates and news clippings relating to A.L. and Anna Blackberg. II Correspondence (1941-1959). Includes letters to Harold J. Hole. III Memorabilia (1956-1964). Includes commemorative booklets, Royal Tour (1959), including instructions for the stopover in Yellowknife; other printed materials; maps. IV Motion pictures (1951-1963). Family and community events (18 film reels, 8mm). V Photographs (1910-[1973]). Family, Northern Alberta and the Northwest Territories (1257 images).

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      Created by MMCFARLANE 1-29-2008. Updated by MMCFARLANE 2-7-2008.

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