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PE001100 - Brooks Aniline Works Ltd. Fertilizer Advertisements

Advertisement for the products of the Brooks Aniline Works Ltd., in particular the ‘Bone Ash’ fertilizer, and the ‘Lime-O-Lean’ seed treatment. The booklet takes the form of a first-hand lecture or narrative on the benefits of Brooks’ products to the average farmer, while the single sheet is a more conventional promotion, bearing instructions for using the company’s products.

[lake and landscape]

colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print, aerial photograph of lake and landscape, caption reads "CH Dickins, Typical northern scene on edge of tree line, no neg."

[Series of 4 Resolution Island Aerial prints]

[Series of 4 Resolution Island Aerial prints]:
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, aerial photograph of Resolution Island, depicting snow-covered landscape and airstrip [circled], caption reads "Airstrip at Resolution Is., viewed downhill from the west. Road on the right leads to the Module", date on verso Feb 1961
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, aerial photograph of Resolution Island, depicting snow-covered landscape and coastline as well as 'module' and airstrip [circled], caption reads "Resolution Is. Module and Airstrip (circled), viewed from the east."
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, aerial photograph of Resolution Island, depicting snow-covered landscape and airstrip, caption reads "Airstrip viewed to the west, (uphill), during an approach from the east."
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, aerial photograph of Resolution Island, depicting snow-covered landscape, airstrip [marked 1300 ft in length], caption reads "Airstrip at Resolution Is. From the North Road on south end leads up to the Module."

"EPA Forest fire, Resolution Island, Sandy Lake Nfld, Book Material"

Yellow Kodak 'your colour prints' envelope labelled "EPA Forest fire, Resolution Island, Sandy Lake Nfld, Book Material", containing:
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print of two floatplanes near a rocky shore, with caption "Sandy Lake Newfoundland"
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print, aerial shot of forest fire along coastline, with caption "Forest fire, Typical"
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print, aerial shot of radar facility on rocky, snow-covered terrain, with caption "Resolution Island Radar station, 1300ft strip"
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print of facility as above from different angle showing sea in background, with caption "Resolution Island, D.E.W. Base radar, 1300ft landing strip"

"CHD & Constance, Constance dupl. S.I. Card, CHD Duplicate of S.I. Card, CHD Cert. Of Confirmation, Note of plot # Edm cemetery where mother & father buried"

Small envelope labelled "CHD & Constance, Constance dupl. S.I. Card, CHD Duplicate of S.I. Card, CHD Cert. Of Confirmation, Note of plot # Edm cemetery where mother & father buried", contains:
Folded note with typed text "Edmonton Cemetry [sic]. Grave 9. Sub Sec. 1. or I. Block 48." and handwritten "Ambrose Dickins, Jessie Dickins, Father & mother of Punch Dickins"

[thirteen empty envelopes]

13 empty envelopes, previously used by Dickins to house photographs and other materials - writing on envelopes may provide additional information on items housed elsewhere:
"negs & prints Collingwood children with Dorothy Collingwood (cousin) 1918 Putney - London Eng"
"McK. Riv District Prints - Mis Winter to sort, Keep"
"C.H.D. personal - photos Cdn P.&.W. group at Greenfield Village near Detroit. Ford Motor Co. hosts - 1938, Wop May, Hollick Kenyon"
"Prints, People and Family - Parents - etc. 1916 to 1936 Keep"
"Winter, McKenzie [sic] River, First flight north to Resolution - Simpson - aircraft & prop damage at Ft Resolution on southbound flight from Simpson, Jan 1929"
"Grt Bear Lake, July 1980 & 1930"
"McKenzie [sic] River, Prints of Aklavik - 1929, Ft Smith 1927, Ft. Providence - 1929, & at McMurray Jan/29. First flight to Simpson, Resolution etc, Prop damage etc. 1929. Parmenter, [Lundy?], Reilly, Dickins Jan 1929"
"Great Bear Lake, etc, Eldorado prints & McKenzie [sic] River"
"Prints, McKenzie [sic] River, First flights Summer 1929, Aklavik etc."
"Negatives, McKenzie [sic] River & Bear Lake etc. 1929-30, 1928 McAlpine trip, Coppermine, Aklavik etc Keep"
"Various North Prints, Wasson, Simmonds, etc. Coppermine & Eldorado"
"Mostly McKenzie [sic] River & Northern Canada Keep, Book material"
"Negatives, McKenzie [sic] River, Gt Bear Lake & North, Keep"

PE001310 - Hudson’s Bay Fur and Hunting Advertisements

Advertising material produced by the Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), broadly relating to the Canadian fur trade in the 20th Century. The advertisements are directed at trappers, featuring either promotions of goods and supplies offered by the HBC, or promoting the HBC as a purchaser of pelts. These materials include:

  • Flyers and brochures advertising firearms, traps and wilderness supplies
  • Advertising material reporting on trends in the fur market, and emphasizing the high prices, good service and favorable terms offered by the HBC for pelts.
  • A coupon for entry into a prize draw; the coupon was meant to be enclosed with a fur shipment to the HBC.

PE001135 - Jimmie’s Restaurant Menus

Various menus from the restaurant ‘Jimmie’s’, comprising:

  • The fountain menu, carrying mostly sundae and ice cream soda options
  • ‘Menu a la Carte’, carrying entrée, appetizers and beverages
  • The breakfast menu, carrying breakfast dishes and beverages.
  • A daily specials menu, carrying entrée options.
  • A single page overall restaurant menu

The first three menus in the above list are illustrated with line drawings of sportsmen in various sporting activities, and bear a photograph of the interior of the restaurant on the back. The single-sheet menus are relatively unadorned.

[oversize aerial photographs]

Two aerial photographs mounted together on a 31 cm x 41 cm canvas board
Photocopy of part of a map, with an area marked and handwritten "area of Slave River covered by enclosed photos"

"Post cards, Barren land Musk Ox & wolves. Indians, Eskimos, McK sic] Riv, Schooner in ice, Hay River Falls etc"

Envelope labelled "Post cards, Barren land Musk Ox & wolves. Indians, Eskimos, McK sic] Riv, Schooner in ice, Hay River Falls etc", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting men with dog team and sled, caption reads "H. M. ROYAL MAIL CROSSING. Great Slave Lake, Mackenzie district, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard, portrait of Aboriginal family in front of a dwelling, caption reads "Indian Family, Great Slave Lake, Mackenzie district, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting dog team pulling a plow as children look on, caption reads "Farming at Great Slave Lake, Mackenzie district, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard, group portrait of Aboriginal people outside of a tent, caption reads "Eskimos of Mackenzie River, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 14 cm x 9 cm postcard, portrait of a shirtless Aboriginal man, caption reads "Eskimo of Mackenzie district, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting ice floes, caption reads "Break-up of the ice at Great Slave Lake, Mackenzie district, Canada.", no message
colour ; 15 cm x 11 cm postcard of a church building in the snow, caption reads "Canadian North - Hay River's Anglican church sparkles in the glow of dusk colours.", message reads "The church in the old Indian Village, still stands"
colour ; 11 cm x 15 cm postcard, aerial photograph of mining facility, caption on front reads "Open Pit Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories, Canada", caption on reverse reads "Pine Point, N.W.T. Pine Point is situated on the southern shores of Great Slave Lake. Here is located the largest open pit mine in North America, operated by the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company ("Cominco")", message reads "This does not show the open pits, of which there is now 36, covering about 10 acres each and up to 200 feet deep, they are connected by a road system of a total 36 miles, built to carry truck loads of 150 Tons each at 50 mile [sic] per hour. - no other traffic is allowed on these roads, crossings have gates like Railways in citys [sic]. The town of Pine Point, is 2 miles from the consentrator [sic] shown, Great Slave Lake, extreem [sic] top of picture is about 9 miles away, note the drainage of mill waste to-wards lake. Mill handles about 10,000 tons a day"
colour ; 11 cm x 15 cm postcard depicting 4 separate scenes of buildings, river banks, and aerial photograph, caption on reverse reads "Hay River, N.W.T. - Showing residential area along the Hay River the high rise apartments, the old original town with the N.T.C.L. facilities and the local school. The first building in Hay River was the Hudson Bay Post in 1868, other buildings followed. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers built the air strip in 1942 and the MacKenzie Highway was completed in 1949, followed by the Slave Lake Railway in 1964. Population approximately 3000.", no message
colour ; 11 cm x 15 cm postcard, stylized picture of Muskox facing off against two Arctic Wolves with snow-covered landscape in background, caption on reverse reads "Arctic White Wolves stalk a group of Musk Oxe high in the Arctic", message reads "good barren land shot of Muskox & Wolfs [sic]."
colour ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting a waterfall, caption reads ""Lady Evelyn Falls" located at mile 53 on the Yellow Knife Highway in the Northwest Territories.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard of Aboriginal people at camp, caption reads "Loucheux Indians, Lower Mackenzie River, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting person ice fishing, caption reads "Winter-fishing at Great Slave Lake, Mackenzie district, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting polar bear and cubs swimming, no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting Aboriginal women working hides on a frame, caption reads "Dressing moose-hide, Mackenzie River Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting cliff faces at a shoreline, caption reads "The Ramparts, Mackenzie River, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting 3-masted ship with dog teams and sleds in the foreground, no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting a 3-masted ship amongst ice, no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting 3-masted ship next to settlement, landscape dominates shot, no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting decaying timbers used in some construction, no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting several boats/ships at dock, no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting man standing next to tent on the shoreline, caption reads "Gull Lake, Lower Mackenzie, Canada.", no message
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm photograph depicting two polar bear heads sticking out of trunk[?], no message
colour ; 9 cm x 14 cm postcard depicting waterfall, caption reads ""Alexandra Falls" Located on the McKenzie [sic] Highway in the Northwest Territories. The Hay River drops a depth of 106 feet over Alexandra Falls. Fishing is found in abundance in this area.", no message
colour ; 14 cm x 9 cm postcard depicting waterfall, caption reads ""Louise Falls" Located on the McKenzie [sic] Highway in the Northwest Territories. Fishing is generally very good below these falls.", no message

"Various prints, CH Dickins, De Havilland Canada aircraft"

Envelope labelled "Various prints, CH Dickins, De Havilland Canada aircraft", contains:
b&w ; 13 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of a Força Aerea Brasileira (Brazilian Air Force) twin-engine aircraft in flight banking away from the photographer, image is reversed, caption reads "Buffalo"
b&w ; 11 cm x 13 cm print, aerial photograph of two Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) twin engine aircraft in flight, caption reads "Buffalo"
b&w ; 13 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of 3 aircraft in flight, registration (of foreground aircraft) 5X-UVN, caption reads "3 Twin Otters"
b&w ; 13 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of Western Air aircraft in flight, registration N594MA, caption reads "Twin Otter"
b&w ; 11 cm x 13 cm print, aerial photograph of British Antarctic Survey aircraft in flight, caption reads "Twin Otter"
b&w ; 13 cm x 11 cm print of water bomber aircraft dropping water over flames, registration CF-O[D]L, caption reads "Otter water bombing forest fire - water carried in the floats."
b&w ; 11 cm x 13 cm print of aircraft landing on water, caption reads "Otter"
b&w ; 11 cm x 13 cm print, copy of above, caption reads "Otter"
b&w ; 11 cm x 13 cm print of 3 men standing near the shoreline with floatplane aircraft at dock in background

Photos and autobiography

  1. One album containing 7 black and white photos and 23 color photos.
    Black and photo 1. Nuanwen He (何煖文)’s portrait in 1944.
    Black and photo 2. Nuanwen He (何煖文)’s portrait in 1945.
    Black and photo 3. Nuanwen He (何煖文)’s portrait in 1956.
    Black and photo 4. Nuanwen He (何煖文)’s portrait in 1967.
    Black and photo 5. Nuanwen He (何煖文) and his wife.
    Black and photo 6. Family photo: from left to right: son Changming (昌明), daughter Zhanshan (展珊), the third daughter Zhanpin (展聘) and the oldest daughter Zhankun (展堃).
    Black and photo 7. Identification photo, dated December 18, 1989 when Nuanwen He (何煖文) worked at 番禺旅游公司建筑装潢公司.
    Color photo 8-9: Family photos.
    Color photo 10: Teaching Chinese calligraphy.
    Color photo 11-14: Nuanwen He (何煖文)’s Chinese calligraphy.
    Color photo 15: Accepting a certificate of appreciation.
    Color photo 16: Group photo of volunteer appreciation event.
    Color photo 17: Working on traditional brick carving at “Qinghui Park”, Shunde, Guangdong (广东顺德市清晖园).
    Color photo 18-30: Traditional brick carving.

  2. Nuanwen He (何煖文)’s autobiography in Chinese calligraphy, written on October 24, 2015 in Edmonton.

Photos and magazine

  1. The 6th anniversary special issue of the Gee Poy Kuo Association reunion assembly held in Taishan, China in November 2014 (全美朱沛国堂第六届暨世界朱氏首届懇親大会纪念册).
  2. One colour photo: Exterior of M.M. Food Market.
  3. One colour photos: Frank Gee in M.M. Food Market.
  4. Two colour photos of Lynn Gee in M.M. Food Market.

Miscellaneous

  1. One folder including: handwritten records of banquet ticket sales, loans and membership fees.
  2. Three newspaper clippings:
    A featured article regarding the Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) which was formed in 1962 in the Edmonton Chinese News (愛華報).
    A name list of Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) Board of directors in 1996.
    Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會)celebrating the 24th anniversary banquet in 1986.
  3. The Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) blank ballots.
  4. A handwritten membership list with an 800 series.
  5. The most comprehensive list of grocery stores & owners who are members of the Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) .
  6. The Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) Board of directors for various years (1996-1999, 2001-2002) and the minutes of meetings in 1996.
  7. The Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) Board of directors meeting minutes on May 17, 2005 at Dynasty Restaurant.
  8. Two sheets of blank letter paper with letterhead of the Association, Chinese name changed from “點城華僑經營西人雜貨業同業聯誼會” to “點城華人雜貨商會”.
  9. The final meeting and dinner of the Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) on December 17, 2014 at Dynasty Century Palace Restaurant.
  10. The Chinese Business Men’s Association of Edmonton (點城華人雜貨商會) ballots and the election result.
  11. A blank receipt book.
  12. Karaoke singing lists for years 2002-2004.
  13. The Association Christmas party notification on December 19, 2008 and 2005-2008 term election result.
  14. The Association notification for Chinese New Year banquet and the 24th new memberships.
  15. Four black and white family photos: at their grocery store.
  16. A color photo of Zhen Zhang Yanzhen (甄張艳珍) and Huang Ma Meigui (黄馬玫瑰) on October 19, 1959.

One book

  1. One book “The golden years: stories from the descendants of Kaiping Diaolou Yinonglu” (金色年华: 碉楼逸农庐传人的故事) written by Siu Yee Fong (方秀儒 ), published by Guangdong lu you chu ban she (广东旅游出版社) in 2013.
  2. An introduction to “The golden years: stories from the descendants of Kaiping Diaolou Yinonglu” (金色年华: 碉楼逸农庐传人的故事) and information of fundraising for the author’s granddaughter.

Correspondence - General #1

Printed notice to all Legion Commands, Divisions, and Affiliated Commands and Units drawing attention to a Fraudulent group calling itself the "Independent Manchester Unit" and clarifying that they are in no way affiliated with the Legion.

LETTERS

Correspondence, memorandum, copies of newspaper clippings, government information, and supporting documents regarding requests made by the Human Rights Institute of Canada to the Department of Justice, the history and function of the Department of Justice, and requests for a reference for Persons Case II.

Miscellaneous

FC 106 C5 C46 (Box 29 File 60)

  1. One hardcover book “Fun From Lens: Kan Ki Chiu’s 1st Photographic Collection” ( 鏡中缘: 焦根基攝影作品選第一集), printed by Shanghai Zhuangyin Meina Printing Co., Ltd. (上海庄印实业有限公司), First printing and first edition in 2006. ISBN: 9780978004101.
  2. A button badge: “Edmonton Chinese Chess Association 加拿大亞省愛城中國象棋會” words on it.
  3. One paperback book “Zhao mo de shi dai” (着魔的年代), written by Chiu Kan Ki (焦根基), published in 2011 by The culture exchange press. ISBN: 9780978004118.
  4. One paperback book on Chiu Kan Ki’s poems “Bai gan yin e : shi qing hua yi” (百感吟哦: 诗情画意), written by Chiu Kan Ki (焦根基), published by the culture exchange press in 2012. ISBN: 9780978004125.
  5. The 8th anniversary special issue of the Golden Phoenix Singing Club (金鳳鳴曲藝研習社成立八周年纪念特刊), published on October 12, 2008.
  6. The special issue of Chinatown Multicultural Centre Lunar New Year Extravaganza ( (點問頓中華文化中心牛年年宵花市), January 24-25, 2009 Ice Place, West Edmonton Mall.
    7-8. Issue 20091269 of “China Fortune” (華夏財富).
    This issue’s cover people is Chiu Kan Ki (焦根基). The journal is published monthly by SBS Inc., Fremont, CA.
    9-10. Vietnam Chinese Association of Edmonton 30th anniversary memory publication 1979-2009 (加拿大亞省愛城越南華僑聯誼會成立三十週年紀念特刊), with a foreword by Chiu Kan Ki (焦根基).
  7. Community & Business Guide: Alberta edition 2009-2010 (華人社區工商年鑒亞省版).

FC 106 C5 C46 (Box 30 File 60)

  1. Edmonton Chinese Community Profile (華人社區資讯錄), publish on April 15, 1993.
    13-14. The special issue “世界校友2006 艷麗夏日聚愛城”, by Hanoi & Haiphong Alumni Association of Alberta (加拿大亞省河内海防華裔校友會), held in Alberta from August 4 to 7, 2006.
  2. The 3rd Chinese Chess National Championship of Canada & Edmonton Chinese Chess Association 11th Anniversary Celebration (全加拿大第三届中國象棋錦標賽暨愛城中國象棋會成立十一週年紀念特刊), edited by Edmonton Chinese Chess Association (愛城中国象棋会), printed in Edmonton in 1993.
  3. The special issue “Photographic Arts Society of Alberta 10th Anniversary Commemorative Publication 1987-1997: A Collection of Members’ Work” (亞省攝影藝術學會成立十週年紀念特刊暨會員自選作品集).
  4. “Edmonton Chinese Community’s Successful Businessmen and Professional Profile 2004” (愛民頓華人社區商業/專業成功人士資讯錄2004).
    18-19. The special issue “How to Play Chinese Chess : 25th anniversary of Edmonton Chinese Chess Association” ((加拿大阿爾伯達省愛城中國象棋會慶祝成立廿五週年暨舉辦第二届北美洲中國象棋錦標賽紀念特刊).
  5. “The Most Charismatic Indo-Chinese in Alberta Canada November 2005” (加拿大亞省越棉寮華人風采錄2005).
  6. A special issue of the Buddhism Enrichment & Community Service Centre of Alberta (亞省佛教社區服务中心成立15週年紀念特刊,二零一一年十月).
  7. A program of Cantonese opera performances to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Golden Phoenix Singing Club (金鳳鳴曲藝研習社) on August 1, 2010.
  8. A colour group photo: Edmonton Chinese Community Canada 125 and Edmonton 100 celebration (點問頓華人社區慶祝加拿大建國125暨點問頓建市100週年).
  9. A colour photo: A parade for Canada 125 and Edmonton 100 celebration.
    25-27. Three colour photos: Dragon dance performance by the Edmonton Chinatown Multicultural Centre Golden Dragon Team (點問頓中華文化中心金龍隊).
    28-33. Six colour photos: Group photos after a parade at Klondike Days (淘金节) in 1988.
  10. A colour photo: K Signs company’s sign. 1983.
  11. A colour photo: Group photo of Edmonton Hung Mon Athletic Club (點城洪門體育會). 1993.
    36-38. Three colour photos: The Klondike Days parade.
    39-40. Two colour photos: Performances for Vietnam Chinese Association of Edmonton (愛城越南華僑聯誼會) 10th anniversary celebration in 1989.
  12. A colour photo: Chiu Kan Ki (焦根基) welcoming Congressman for Vietnam Chinese Association of Edmonton (愛城越南華僑聯誼會) 10th anniversary celebration in 1989.

FC 106 C5 C46 (Box 31 File 60)

  1. Alberta Chinese Times 加中報 (president: Kan Ki Chiu 焦根基)
    no.43 (1987-01-29), no.49 (1987-03-12), no.50 (1987-03-19), no.53 (1987-04-09), no.56 (1987-04-30), no.61 (1987-06-04), no.64 (1987-06-25), no.138 (1988-11-24), no.273 (1991-06-27), no.338 (1992-09-24), no.340 (1992-10-08), no.345 (1992-11-12), no.361 (1993-03-04), no.362 (1993-03-11), no.367 (1993-04-15), no.368 (1993-04-22), no. 369 (1993-04-29)-3 copies, no.370 (1993-05-06)- 2 copies, no. 371 (1993-05-13)-2 copies, no.374 (1993-06-03), no.377 (1993-06-24)-2 copies, no.378 (1993-07-01), no.397 (1993-11-11), no.411 (1994-02-17), no.414 (1994-03-10), no.425 (1994-05-26), no.437 (1994-08-18), no.444 (1994-10-06), no.463 (1995-02-16)

FC 106 C5 C46 (Box 32 File 60)

  1. Edmonton Chinese weekly 華聲報:
    no.1 (1995-04-13), no.14 (1995-07-13), no.61 (1996-06-07), no.117 (1997-07-04)- 2 copies, no.163 (1998-05-22)- 3 copies, no.166 (1998-06-12)- 3 copies, no.167 (1998-06-19), no.170 (1998-07-10), no.172 (1998-07-24)- 3 copies, no.175 (1998-08-14), no.176 (19998-08-21), no.177 (1998-08-28), no.180 (1998-09-18)- no.181 (1998-09-25)- 2 copies, no.204 (1999-03-05)- 3 copies, no.205 (1999-03-12), no.210 (1999-04-16), no.213 (1998-05-07)- 2 copies, no.214 (1999-05-14), no.222 (1999-07-09)- 2 copies, no.224 (1999-07-23), (2001-06-21)- one page.

  2. The Edmonton Journal. Issue: Saturday, February 4, 1995 (The year of boar)
    A brief introduction to Kan Ki Chiu (焦根基) at the head of the Edmonton Journal:
    Kan Ki Chiu, publisher of Alberta Chinese Times, officer of many ethnic organizations, 1993 Haider Dhanani award for work with Alberta immigrants.

NEW DEMOCRATIC PARTY (NDP)

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, newsletters, resolutions, speeches, convention documents, press releases, and memorandum regarding the New Democratic Party (NDP), NDP policies, Persons Case II, youth employment, poverty, equality, and arts and culture.

PROVINCE OF MANITOBA

Correspondence, memorandum, copies of newspaper clippings, reports, policies, and press releases regarding French language services in Manitoba, federal funding for French language institutes in Manitoba, and population breakdown by language for Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

CITIZEN BASED ORGANIZATIONS-ALLIANCE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF ENGLISH IN CANADA (APEC)-CORRESPONDENCE WITH RONALD AND PAULINE LEITCH

Newsletters, pamphlettes, publications, correspondence, speeches, copies of newspaper clippings, and memorandum regarding the Alliance for the Preservation of English in Canada (APEC) Chairman Ronald Leitch and his wife Pauline Leitch, mutual support between APEC and the Human Rights Institute of Canada, bilingualism, and the death of Ronald Leitch. Also includes "Official Bilingualism: The Sell-out of English Canada," "Constitutions are for People," and "Freedom or Political Slavery" by Ronald Leitch.

CREDENTIALS

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and greeting cards regarding ME Ritchie's accomplishments and things she participated or contributed towards, including the Nuclear Weaponds Convention, Access to Information requests for the plaque for the Famous Five on Parliament Hill, the Human Rights Institute, Persons Case II, and women's rights.

NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

Extracts from External Affairs conferences, conventions, and copies of newspaper clippings regarding United Nations policies on genocide, the declaration of human rights, Arab-Israeli conflicts, Palestine, criticism of Israel, support for Israel from the Canadian government, and anti-semitism.

COALITION FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION

Correspondence, memorandum, copies of newspaper clippings, newsletters from Civil Rights in Public Education, Inc., and a report to the United Nations Human Rights Commission from the Coalition for Public Education regarding publically funded Catholic schools in Ontario and actions taken by the Civil Rights in Public Education, Inc. and President Renton H. Patterson against the separate school board.

CHARLES DEGAULLE

Copies of newspaper clippings and notes regarding French President Charles de Gaulle's famous speech at Expo '67 which included "vive le Quebec libre" and its impact on the Quebec sovereignty movement, de Gaulle's role in World War II as a general, and de Gaulle's relationship with Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau.

NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

Copies of newspaper clippings regarding the relationship between Quebec and Canada, Quebec elections and politics, Quebec Premier Jean Charest on separatism, language laws in Quebec, Quebec's relationship to the monarchy and the Queen, and Quebec separatism.

DOUG ROCHE

Correspondence, memorandum, copies of newspaper clippings, newsletters, and Senate debates regarding Senate reform and Senator Dough Roche's work for nuclear disarmament.

CITIZEN BASED ORGANIZATIONS-ALLIANCE FOR THE PRESERVATION OF ENGLISH IN CANADA (APEC)-VARIOUS CORRESPONDENCE AND ARTICLES

Memorandum, correspondence, research, encyclopedia entries, and speeches regarding bilingualism, bigotry, the notion of Canada being founded by two nations, support for Persons Case II, and the work of the Alliance for the Preservation of English in Canada (APEC) which ME Ritchie and the Human Rights Institute of Canada supports.

NATIVES/INDIANS

Encyclodepia entries, copies of newspaper clippings, External Affairs and International Trade Canada consultations, correspondence, and transcripts regarding the First Nations of Canada, social issues in aboriginal communities, missing and murdered aboriginal women, the status of aboriginal peoples, Elijah Harper stopping the Meech Lake Accord, the Indian Act, residential schools, and discrimination against aboriginals. Also includes the National Indian Brotherhood General By-Laws.

LIBERAL PARTY

Copies of newspaper clippings regarding Michael Ignatieff as Liberal Party leader, Liberal Party election campaign policies, Quebec separatism, and coalition governments.

SENATOR EUGENE FORSEY'S QUOTES

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, biographies, and minutes of proceedings of the joint committee of the Senate and House of Commons on the 1987 Constitutional Accord regarding Eugene Forsey's work on the Constitution and as a Senator, articles written by Eugene Forsey's daughter Helen Forsey about her father's legacy, government corruption, and the Meech Lake Accord. Also includes "Analysis of the Report of the Joint Committee on the Constitutional Accord, 1987" by Eugene Forsey.

DIALOGUE MAGAZINES

Dialogue Magazine: Canada's Independent Voices, published by Maurice J. King and Janet K. Hicks, volume 23, number 5, volume 24, number 3, 5, and 6, and volume 25, number 1, 2, 4, and 5.

VARIOUS ARTICLES

Copies of newspaper clippings regarding whistleblowers who exposed government scandals related to health care, science research, and foreign affairs, and legislation meant to protect whistleblowers.

CANADIAN HISTORY

Copies of newspaper clippings, encyclopedia entries, and notes regarding various events in Canadian history including the On to Ottawa Trek and riots in Regina, the Winnipeg General Strike, and the Durham Report, as well as claims of history being white washed and censored to avoid offending minority groups and francophones.

NATIONAL ANTHEM

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, Senate debates, Senate bills, and a petition regarding changing the lyrics to the national anthem, O Canada, to be gender neutral.

QUEBEC HISTORY

Copies of newspaper clippings, historical documents, and encyclopedia entries regarding the Treaty of Paris and the subsequent relationship between Haiti and France, including Haitian independence.

CITIZEN BASED ORGANIZATIONS-CANADIANS FOR LANGUAGE FAIRNESS (CLF)-VARIOUS CORRESPONDENCE

Correspondence, copies of newspaper clippings, memorandum, newsletters, public meeting agendas, and press releases regarding support from Canadians for Language Fairness (CLF) for the Human Rights Institute of Canada, public meetings of CLF, historical revisionism, bilingualism in Ottawa and in Canada more broadly, and the Official Languages Act.

SECRECY

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and Senate debates regarding Access to Information, Privacy Acts, redacted documents, and government secrecy as a result of censoring documents.

POLITICS + THE PUBLIC SERVICE 1972

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and notes regarding pension plans for politicians, severance pay for Members of Parliament, the power of the Prime Minister, and Judith Anne Booth's suspension from the Canadian Radio-Television Commission (CRTC) for running for a seat in Parliament while holding a sensitive public service position.

BOUNDARIES

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and background information regarding redefining Quebec boundaries if Quebec separated from Canada and Quebec territory and boundaries from French settlement up to the 1927 boundary dispute between Quebec and Labrador.

PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU-TRUDEAU AND LEVESQUE-CONFONTRATION

Newspaper clippings, quotes, extracts, memorandum, notes, and research regarding the constitution, compromises for Quebec, and the roles played by Quebec Premier Rene Levesque and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau in negotiations. Also includes a 2006 reflection on the confrontation between Rene Levesque and Pierre Elliott Trudeau.

CORRESPONDENCE

Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, memorandum, reports, booklets, and Senate bills regarding the statue of the Famous Five on Parliament Hill, racist and eugenics believe of the Famous Five, violence against women, female genital mutilation, discrimination against women, honour killings, and the Persons Case.

GOVERNMENT OF NEW BRUNSWICK

Copies of newspaper clippings and correspondence regarding bilingualism and language policies in New Brunswick, politics in New Brunswick, confederation, and health care. Also contains "The Conspiracy and Fraudulent Political Deception of Canada" by the New Brunswich Association of English Speaking Canadians.

Biographical Information

Biographical overviews of the life of Walter E. Harris with comments on his important achievements. File contains: (1) "Comments by G. Horlick at the Academy of Science Royal Society of Canada Reception and Dinner, Tuesday, March 30, 1999" - Dr. Gary Horlick, Chairman of the Chemistry Department, University of Alberta, provides an overview and highlights of WE Harris' career, at a dinner honoring his receipt of the Order of Canada; (2) Comments on award of Honorary D.Sc. at the University of Alberta, 1991; (3) "Walter Edgar Harris" - comments by Dr. W. McBryde on the award of Honarary D.Sc at the University of Waterloo, 1987, mentioning achievements in three areas: as a scholar and investigator, as an educator, and as an administrator; (4) "Symposium on Analytical Chemistry in honor of Professor Walter E. Harris, Aug. 15, 1980" - this brochure provides a summary of WE Harris' important scientific contributions; (5) Three articles about WE Harrris, from the University of Alberta Folio and New Trail, explain his legacy in analytical chemistry; (6) Memorial written by Dr. William Harris (son), 2011; (7) "Aspects of the Life of an Analytical Chemist" - a personal memoir by WE Harris; (8) "CV, 2011" - a curriculum vitae of Walter Harris.

GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO

Correspondence, copies of newspaper clippings, and statutes regarding politics in Ontario, government funding for francophone cultural groups in Ontario and Ottawa, franco-ontarian culture in Ontario, women judges in family court, and the Meech Lake Accord.

CHRONOLOGICAL LETTERS

Predominately outgoing correspondence as well as memorandum regarding the activities of the Human Rights Institute of Canada, the positions taken by the HRI on political and human rights issues, and communications with HRI members.

VARIOUS

Memorandum, correspondence, programmes, newsletters, and promotional materials regarding speeches by ME Ritchie on bilingualism, the Meech Lake Accord, and women's rights.

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