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World Communism in the 20th Century

  • Collection

Pamphlets cover a wide range of important topics in the world communism, including the Sino-Soviet dispute. Includes a large number of pamphlets from the British Communist Party and its allies, and pamphlets printed in Albania.

Workshop West Theatre fonds

  • UAA Fonds 0432
  • Fonds
  • 1978 - 1995

The records consist of administrative, production and play development records. There are eleven series in this fonds: Administration, Development, Finanical Records, Fundraising, Production Records, Publicity, Subscription, Miscellaneous, Contracts, Oversized Items, Photogrphs. While the bulk of the records are textual, the fonds also contains production photographs, set designs, promotional materials, and posters. The files in this accession are arranged in chronological order within the separate series beginning with the administrative files. The fonds also contains the University of Alberta’s Drama 681 course materials, resumes, diaries and weekly reports by artistic director Gerry Potter from 1981 to 1992.

Workshop West Theatre Fond – Descriptive Inventory 1978-1997

Workshop West Theatre

Workplace

Information for specific occupations outside of Health and Medicine. Approximately half of the items in this series are intended for teachers, administrators or instructors in schools and colleges. It includes information from the UK, USA and Canada. There are Information bulletins from Alberta Education (Canada), the Department of Health and Human Services (USA) and the UK Department of Education and Science. there is one catalog of AIDS related teaching materials and three versions of an English as a Second Language teaching resource.

The other half of this series is for a variety of non-educational occupational settings, the majority are general and cover concerns like sharing equipment or lockers rooms with someone with AIDS. There are however two with very specific audiences, food and beverage workers and personal service (grooming) workers. there is also a single brochure that seems to be for anyone who works in downtown Vancouver B.C.

Winnipeg Railway Union Records Collection

  • Collection

This collection contains documents and materials produced or used by Canadian Pacific Railway Unions - in particular, Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen - in Winnipeg between 1898 and 1968. The collection includes financial records, meeting minutes and logbooks, administrative documentation such as application forms, and cirulars and correspondence.

William Elmer Adkins Fonds

  • UAA Fonds 0229
  • Fonds
  • 1929 - 1983

The William Elmer Adkins Fonds consists of 165 black and white photos in three albums. The fonds also includes three Oils Sands Project reports with illustrations, tehcnical charts and maps, and a 20 minute interview on audio tape.

Adkins, William Elmer

William Clare Wonders fonds

  • UAA Fonds 0398
  • Fonds
  • 1886-2003

Dr. William Wonders collected papers comprise 10 metres and consist of correspondence and publications related to his career as a geographer and teacher, working files on his participation as a member of organizations for professional geographers, historians, and social scientists, and his reference collection of press clippings and reports relating to the world north of 60o. Canada, Alaska, the Arctic, and Scandinavia are chiefly represented in the collection.

Wonders, William Clare

Walter Jungkind fonds

  • UAA Fonds 0463
  • Fonds
  • 1960-1995

The fonds consists of nearly 31 meters of material mainly of correspondence and files from the dates of 1960-1995 from Walter Jungkind’s work in several organizations including Icograda, the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada; the Society of Graphic Designers of Alberta; the creation of Graphic Design at the University of Alberta and the University of Alberta’s Visual Identity.

Jungkind, Walter

Walter Harris Portrait

Close up photograph of Harris. Cropped version of this photograph was used for the article "Chemists reflect on the legacy of Walter Harris, key builder of one of country's top analytical chemistry programs" appearing in Folio November 15, 1996.

Walter Harris and Harry Habgood

Image of Harris and Habgood. Harry Habgood co-authored Programmed Temperature Gas Chromatography with Harris, the first book published by anyone in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Alberta.

Walter Edgar Harris fonds

  • UAA Fonds 0296
  • Fonds
  • 1915 - 2011

This fonds contains the records of the University of Alberta chemistry professor Dr. Walter Harris. He was instrumental in the modernization of the University’s successful Analytical Chemistry program. Dr Harris was acclaimed for his work in chemistry education, scientific research, and committee service.

The materials date from 1915 to 2011. The records predominately date after Harris began his career at the University of Alberta in 1946. The collection is rich in teaching materials, including a number of lectures written verbatim, an abundance of lecture slides and audio visual recordings of Walter Harris lecturing, as well as a significant amount of Dr. Harris’ research papers and supporting information. The fonds also incorporates materials related to the history of the Chemistry Department at the University of Alberta. In addition, it provides insight into Harris’ book publications with related correspondence, revisions and notes. The fonds is abundant in records relating to Harris’ work as a committee member including meeting minutes, agendas, committee reports, and correspondence.

This fonds contains an array of document types including such textual materials as notes, correspondence, talks, programs, pamphlets, articles, cards, course materials, announcements, books, and personal history information. It also contains yearbooks, plaques, certificates and newspaper clippings, as well as a variety of media types including photographs, slides, negatives, lantern slides, a 16mm film, reel-to-reel audiotapes, a VHS videocassette, a u-matic video tape, and a CD-ROM disk. The fonds geographically pertains predominantly to Canada with some materials created in the United States, and a few materials generated in countries abroad. The materials related to Europe are from international conferences or committee travels taken by Harris.

Harris, Walter Edgar

Unknown

Unknown photograph owned by SG Davis. After Davis' passing, it was found among the files in his office and acquired by Harris.

University of Minnesota Outstanding Achievement Award

The outstanding achievement award is given to former graduates of the University of Minnesota who have attained distinction in their area of study and demonstrated outstanding leadership. It was earned by Harris for his influential work in teaching analytical chemistry and research work in hot-atom chemistry, chromatography and polarography. This certificate was awarded at the 36th Annual meeting of the Institute of Technology Alumni Association on November 2, 1973.

University of Alberta's Analytical Chemists

Image of the University of Alberta's analytical chemists. Photograph taken for University of Alberta New Trail article "Chain reaction: One man's longtime dedication to the study of analytical chemistry continues to reap awards", regarding the three men from the same faculty each receiving major international scientific awards within seven days. These three men: Harrison, Dovichi and Horlick, all gave credit to Harris' work in Analytical Chemistry education.

University of Alberta Library Standards Archive

  • AEU-SA
  • Collection
  • 1950s- 2000s (predominantly 1970s-2000s)

A list of superseded ANSI and ANSI-approved standards in print held University of Alberta Libraries Research and Collections Resource Facility (RCRF).

UAA-2024-002

Records related to the professional and academic career of Dr. Kenneth W. Domier.
These records are composed of: 1 composite photograph of the 1980 Faculty of Agriculture, certificates, diplomas, plaques, and professional correspondence.

UAA-2023-019

The accession comprises biographical records of Dr. Desmond Brown including curricula vitae, publication lists, DVD recordings and related transcripts of interviews of Dr. Brown (life-career) by Professor Dale Gibson (Professor emeritus Faculty of Law).

Brown, Desmond

UAA-2023-015

  • Accession
  • 1984 - ?

The records comprise the general function and activities of the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine Occupational Health Program including:

  • Occupational Health Program, including organization, support, academic activities, documented in annual reports, memos and letters.
  • OHP General Teaching information including classes and seminars, masters' education offerings and continuing education programs.

  • Occupational Medicine Fellowship Training Program known as the "residency" in occupational medicine.

  • OHP Research with a focus on the principal sciences of the field including epidemiology, toxicology, and clinical occupational medicine.

  • OHP Service Agenda aimed at meeting the expectations of program sponsors and donors including the Occupational Health Consultation Clinic that continued for at least 15 years.

  • Environmental research including occupational and environmental medicine with a focus on air toxins.

Occupational Health Program (Faculty of Medicine)

UAA-2023-012

  • UAA-2023-012
  • Accession
  • 1963 - 2023

The accession comprises textual records including the written history, scrapbook, newspaper clippings, articles, notes and correspondence regarding the University of Alberta Golden Bears Football Team and the Golden Bowl game played November 16, 1963.

Lampard, Robert

UAA-2023-010

The archives comprise documentation about the history of thee East Asian Studies Llbrary holdings comprising Chinese, Japanese and Korean (CJK) collection at UA library from 1970s to 2000. Aside from library correspondence, there are also reports on East Asian studies department (founding and expansion) especially as they relate to library concerns along with budget and statistical information.

Rutherford Library

UAA-2023-008

Records created within the portfolio of the Vice-President (External) by Government and Community Relations including the Festival of Ideas Advisory Committee, North Campus Long-Range Development Plan amendment, Michener Park Long-Range Development Plan amendment, South Campus Long-Range Development Plan amendment and the UA United Way Campaign.

Office of the Vice-President (External Relations)

UAA-2023-007

Accession consists of Studio Theatre playbills (1950-2001), season brochures (1968-1993), an anniversary booklet (1982-1983), and campaign mailouts (1988-1995).

Studio Theatre

UAA-2023-006

  • UAA-2023-006
  • Accession
  • 1960 - 2023

The contents of the accession reflect Ellen Schoeck’s research process during the creation of her book Taking Care, as well as her experience as Director of the University Secretariat, a position through which she served a number of University presidents over a period of 28 years, including Myer Horowitz. Textual records consist of Schoeck’s research materials for Taking Care, and include photocopies of articles, yearbook pages, and reports, as well as interviews and other documents related to campus housing and alumni from the 1950s until present. Photographs and film negatives are from Schoeck’s time as Director of the University Secretariat, and are arranged chronologically according to the University president in office at the time, illustrating the experience working in the senior administration office through various presidencies.

Schoeck, Ellen A.

UAA-2023-005

  • Accession
  • [19-?] - [20-?]

This accession consists of eight oversized framed portraits of past Chief Librarians. The portraits range in size, from as small as 13x10" to as large as 16x20". Depicted in the portraits are former librarians Peter Freeman, Ernie Ingles, Marjorie Sherlock, Bruce Peel, and Frank Bowers. Also included in this accession are two unidentified portraits, and one piece of embroidered artwork.

Office of the Chief Librarian

UAA-2023-003

The accession consists of information on Leilani Muir case from lawyers: fact sheet, chronology, highlights from the reasons for judgment; copy of correspondence, and Provincial Training School clinical record, application form; news clippings on Muir case; obituaries, statement of death, and other documents related to L. Muir's passing; photocopies of the Alberta Law Reports: Muir v. Alberta; and articles on eugenics in Alberta. See inventory for a detailed file list.

UAA-2023-001

  • UAA-2023-001
  • Accession
  • 1955-2003

The contents of the accession spans across almost fifty years and provides valuable insight into the development of Peel's Bibliography of the Canadian Prairies and Peel’s Prairie Provinces database. Mostly textual records and correspondence, the records depict efforts to find and select published works for the bibliographies, various stages of the book’s completion, and conversations between Peel staff and other institutions and individuals that went into the creation of the Bibliographies.

Peel, Bruce Braden

UAA-2022-021

This accession consists of records related to Dr. Luce Gauthier's career as a theoretical physicist, including research findings for Dr. Gauthier's PhD thesis in quantum mechanics, titled Test of Resonance Recognition Criteria in Potential Scattering. Additionally, this accession contains correspondence, research reports, copies of publications, course teaching materials, and keepsakes from Dr. Gauthier's time at the University of Alberta.

UAA-2022-017

The accession comprises 180 cm of textual records arranged by series arising from specific functions of the creating office. It includes records of activities related to an array of committees and functions including Canada Research Excellence Chairs, Physical Activity Strategic Operating Committee, Facilities Development Committee, Academic Planning, Enrolment Planning Envelope,
and President's Advisory Committee and Academic Measures Advancement Reports, Records include agendas, minutes of meetings, decisions, correspondence and reports.

The files are arranged according group or function to which the records relate and as part of the creator's file classification system.

Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

UAA-2022-015

The accession consists of 100 cm of class composites images of graduating classes for various nursing programs and years. The composites were held at B-112 (East) Clinical Sciences Building.

Faculty of Nursing

UAA-2022-013

  • UAA-2022-013
  • Accession
  • 1955 - 1965

The accession consists of one file folder comprising correspondence of Dr. James William Pearce.

Pearce, James W.

UAA-2022-012

The Dr. Chuji Hiruki fonds is a very rich and diverse acquisition of materials depicting the life and primarily teaching and research career of Chuji Hiruki. This accession of material comprises a broad scope of records comprising mainly of textual materials reflective of his teaching, research travel and role as a professor of plant pathology during his tenure with the University of Alberta.

Hiruki, Chuji

UAA-2022-009

  • UAA-2022-009
  • Accession
  • 1926

The framed renderings are identified in the attached finding aid as per measurements and content. Renderings of University of Alberta Buildings - Edmonton AB.

UAA-2022-007

Accession consists of 40cm of textual records related to the creator's research of Alexander Doull (Civil Engineer) and railways in England, Scotland, Ireland and Canada. Includes 60 described files of correspondence with various archives in Canada and the UK, copies of articles, notes and research information related to railways in Canada and the UK. Also includes 15cm of described photographs comprising images of railway lines, railway, construction and trains in Canada including images of the first train into Edmonton AB (1902).

UAA-2022-001

Accession contains the personal and professional letters, speeches, short pieces of writing and miscellaneous notes as well as an unpublished manuscript. They are roughly organized by date and category based on the author’s own filing system.

Forrester, Helen

UAA-2021-010

The accession consists of copies of minutes of departmental staff meetings of the Department of Physiology,

Department of Physiology

UAA-2021-006

Accession consists of records pertaining to Walter Raymond (Ray) Salt and his wife Kathleen Salt. Records include scripts, research notes, correspondence, manuscript, articles, newspaper clippings, diaries, and reports. Accession also contains sketches and photographs of birds and wildlife, as well as photographs of trips and family.

Salt, Walter Raymond

UAA-2021-001

The accession comprises 394 Faculty of Engineering graduating class composites and related association images including the mining and geology society.

Faculty of Engineering

UAA-2020-006

Accession consist of records pertaining to Dr. Brian Evans and his work and research regarding China and Chester Ronning. Also included are playbills, correspondence, retirement documents, and various publications.

Evans, Brian Llewellyn

UAA-2019-036

Accession contains audio cassettes containing songs, speeches, and presentations from University of Alberta events including events, such as a sports game and SUB theatre address, and topics such as history in Canada.

UAA-2019-033

Accession contains University of Albert Press publications for 2017 to 2019, including books edited and authored by Robert C. Rival; Jay Scherer, David Mills, and Linda Sloan McCulloch; Michael Stock; Tessa Jordan; Ursula Mathis-Moser and Marie Carriére; Geo Takach; Sandra Semchuk; Chandrima Chakraborty, Amber Dean, and Angela Failler; Roger Epp; Margaret Atwood; Pamela Brett-MacLean and Lianne McTavish; Aldona Jaworska; Rod Macleod; Darryl Raymaker; Norma Dunning; Susmita Roye; Douglas Barbour; Carissa Halton; Rona Altrows and Julie Sedivy; Melissa Tanti, Jeremy Haynes, Daniel Coleman, and Lorraine York; Jenna Butler; John Rae and William Barr; Amanda Wakaruk and Sam-Chin Li; Marita Dachsel; Michael Crummey; E.D. Blodgett; Naomi K. Lewis; Leslie Main Johnson;George Pavlich and Matthew P. Unger; Alana Fletcher and Morris Neyelle; William Wray Carney, Colin Babiuk, and Mark Hunter LaVigne; Nora Foster Stovel; Huia Tomlins-Jahnke, Sandra Styres, Spencer Lilley, and Dawn Zinga; and Therese Greenwood.

UAA-2019-020

L'accession contient la documentation recueillie pour l'article et par la suite de celui-ci (entre 1979 et 1986). Il comprend quelques originaux de lettres envoyées au professeur Smith, des coupures de presse de textes inédits et tirées de divers journaux et, surtout, des photocopies d'articles de périodiques et de journaux relatifs à la francophonie albertaine.

Accession contains documentation collected for the purpose of the article and more (between 1979 and 1986). It contains a few original letters sent to professor Smith, clippings of unedited texts taken from various journals and, mostly, photocopies of articles from periodicals and journals related to Franco-Albertans.

Smith, Donald B.

UAA-2019-012

Accession consists of textual records of Dr. David J. Hall's career as an academic historian and author, containing drafts, research notes, newspaper clippings, journal articles, correspondence and photocopied primary resources related to his work on the Clifford Sifton and Frank Oliver biographies, the book titled From Treaties to Reserves, as well as various other history projects and collaborations. Accession also contains material related to the Aspen View Regional Division No. 19 case in which Dr. Hall was called as an expert witness, as well as photographs primarily used in Dr. Hall's publications.

Hall, David John

UAA-2019-008

40 Years of WW production materials including programs, previews, reviews, and media and production reports. Includes multiple media: CDs, DVDs, VHS, Cassettes, photographs and textual materials of productions, promotional posters for productions, media reviews, scripts, annotated scripts, news releases, seasonal promotional materials, video and still productions, performance schedules, program materials, design information, as well as, administrative records of the company including financial statements, year end statements, tax information, lease agreements, annual returns, File contains agendas, minutes, corresponds, reports, director lists, artisitic director's reports, budget, general manager's reports, un-audited year end statement, funding applications, sponsorship information for various seasons and festivals.

Workshop West Theatre

UAA-2019-006

The accession consists of non-chemistry research conducted by Gordon r Freeman on a stone structure near Majorville located in South Eastern Alberta. There, Freeman discovered stones arranged by humans. One significant stone structure was identified as a widespread "Temple to the Sun, Moon and Morningstar". During the period 1980-2014, Freeman took many photos (2,000) of the temple and area. These images comprise a significant volume of the accession and were used widely in the seven volume publication: "Temple to the Sun, Moon and Morningstar". The book depicts that indigenous peoples on the Great Plains 5000 years ago had significant scientific knowledge of the motions of the lights in the sky. The records including photographs, field notes, research notes, site excavation information, presentation, conference information and presentations (namely Archeoastronomy conference 1998), correspondence and observations embody the work that led to the writing of two additional books of the site: Canada's Stonehenge (2009) and "Hidden Stonehenge" (2012).

Freeman, Gordon R.

UAA-2019-001 (Robert Layton)

  • UAA-2019-001
  • Accession
  • 1935-1968

Textual records from Robert (Bob) Layton's years at the University of Alberta, including newspaper clippings, directories, programs, handbooks, playbills etc.

Layton, Robert

UAA-2018-016

Textual material consists of various material related to Gordon Peacock's tenure at the University of Texas, Austin Ransom Center and material related to working with Wilfred Watson.

Peacock, Gordon

UAA-2018-013

The Dr. Brian Llewellyn Evan fonds is a very rich and diverse acquisition of materials depicting the life and primarily teaching and research career of Brian Evans. The fonds comprises a broad scope of records comprising mainly of textual materials reflective of his teaching, research travel and role as a professor of history, University administrative functions in various roles and his involvement with the Chinese Community in Alberta.

UAA-2018-010

Approximately 5 cm of material comprising three standard blueprints of the Strathcona Hospital (1911-1913) approximately 3' Width by 2' Height. Also includes broad-sheet style newspaper pages: 16 pages from Edmonton Journal 1913, 5 pages from Edmonton News Claim Dealer (1913), 7 pages from Edmonton Daily Bullet (1913). also includes 2 5 x 8 colour photos (no identification).

Wilson and Herald Architects

UAA-2018-006

Accession comprises correspondence of Austin Mardon along with publications including articles and manuscripts, notes and research relating to Alberta politics, religion and politicians. The accession also includes records related to Mardon's family history.

Mardon, Austin

UAA-2017-016

  • UAA-2017-016
  • Accession
  • 1990-2014

Copies of Folio publications from 1990-2014. Most volumes contain complete issue series; however some are missing. Duplicate copies also contained in accession.

Folio

UAA-2017-015

  • UAA-2017-015
  • Accession
  • 1965 - 2006

Executive Committee Minutes from 1965-2006

Executive Committee

UAA-2017-013

  • UAA-2017-013
  • Accession
  • 1986 - 1990

Manual of Administrative Policies, Procedures and Services

Policy Standards Office

UAA-2017-012

Accession consists of yearly updates of General Faculties Council policy manuals and meeting minutes.

General Faculties Council

UAA-2016-024

Accession consists of three sets of Evergreen and Gold yearbooks from 1921-1984 and miscellaneous photographs and documents related to the yearbook. The yearbook is annual, but publication was suspended from 1972 to 1982. Volume 52 has the subtitle "Special anniversary issue."

Evergreen and Gold Foundation

UAA-2016-012

  • UAA-2016-012
  • Accession
  • 2001-2007

Records related to Risk Management Steering Committee records 2001-2002 and 2005-2007

Department of Education

UAA-2016-010

Faculty Women's Club: Minutes, Newsletters, Interest Group Annual Reports, Executive Member List. FWC Brochures, Anniversary Items of Historical interest.

Faculty Women's Club

UAA-2015-010

  • UAA-2015-010
  • Accession
  • 1920s - 1950s

Framed photos of Harold Orr and related friends and colleagues. Includes 6 pdf images of photos stores electronically.

Lampard, Robert

UAA-2015-005

  • UAA-2015-005
  • Accession
  • 1926-1947

Photos, degrees, clippings, certificates, and the medical class pin of Dr. W. Gourlay.

Gourlay, Betty

UAA-2015-003

Board agenda materials, Dunlop materials, correspondence, remedies of unsecured creditors workshop, creditors remedy committee meeting minutes and materials, seizures chapters, correspondence, materials and comments, Business names survey responses, court ordered enforcement chapters, correspondence and materials and comments.

UAA-2014-034

Board Minutes, correspondence, Law discussion groups, discussion papers, annotated acts, research papers, draft reports, statutory designations, jury information, contract law.

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