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Pièce · 1953
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1953. This printed account book was prepared by the Division of Agricultural Economics - Department of Economics of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates, and the "Real Estate" section is partially filled in. All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses, Sheep; Hogs, Poultry, Bees; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Cultivation & Standing Crops; Personal Assets, Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Payments Made & Received; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling out the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 1 receipt for Manitoba Pool Elevators 15-year Debentures and 3 loose handwritten notes ["Budget To Dec. 31/54 - Expenditures and Receipts"; "Record of Barley Cleaning - 1954; Seed Requirements - 1954; Fertilizer Requirements - 1954"; and "Budget - April 24 to Sept. 24/54 - Expenditures, Estimated, Actual"] are tucked in immediately following the front cover. 1 handwritten note listing "Net Grain Prices Received for 1952-53 Crop" [Wheat; Barley; Oats] and 1 news clipping listing "Final Barley Payments" are stapled to the top of the first page of the account book.

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Pièce · 1956
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1956. On the first page of the account book, there is an index. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Co-op, Oil, Help, Fertilizer, Lumber, Grain, Margaret, Don, Feed Grain, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book. On page 38 there are various entries describing the farm fields.

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Pièce · 1959
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1959. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Cop-op, Gas, Church & Charitable, House, Field & Crop, Grain Sales, Expenses, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm.

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Pièce · 1960
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1960. This printed account book was prepared in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. A list of "Payments To Mrs. [Etta] Greasley For 1960-61 Crop Year" is recorded on page 84 under "Notes or Special Transactions". All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses; Hogs, Poultry, Bees, Sheep; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Personal Assets; Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Special Credit Transactions; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business; Breeding Record; Notes.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 2 Royal Bank of Canada receipts [dated 11 Oct. 1960 and 27 Dec. 1960] are stapled to the top of page 10. 1 receipt captioned "Total Hydro Paid During Year" is stapled to the top of page 39.

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Pièce · 1962
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1962. This printed account book was prepared in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Real Estate & Improvements", "Poultry; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment" Inventories, "Personal Assets", "Accounts Receivable & Payable", "Farm Expenses", "Farm & Personal Receipts" and "Summary of Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses; Hogs, Poultry, Bees, Sheep; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Personal Assets; Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Special Credit Transactions; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business; Breeding Record; Notes.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 2 newspaper clippings of articles titled "Final Payment Set" and "Wheat Board Payment Highest in History" regarding payments for wheat and oats are stapled to the top of the first page of the account book. 1 handwritten note titled "New Purchase Items Not Included As Expenses in Income Tax Returns" is stapled to the top of page 50. 1 handwritten note titled "Repairs to Improvements" is tucked in between pages 50 and 51.

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Pièce · 1965 - 1966
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1965 to 1966. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Cop-op, Royal Bank, Don, Insurances, Off Farm Receipts, 1966 Crop, Income, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1967
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1967. This printed account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. At the beginning of the account book, there is a loose-leaf folded paper from the “Brandon Regional Heritage Fair ‘97 Keystone Centre.” The paper belongs to Kendra McFadden who is listed as being in Grade 9 at Rivers Collegiate and the project for this presumed school visit was titled “The Cost of Living.” Kendra is Chester McFadden’s great-granddaughter.

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Pièce · 1967 - 1968
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1967 to 1968. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Co-op, Gas, Bank, and many others. Nine sections are marked by small tape tabs. The tabs indicate sections for Co-op, Credit Union, Telephone and Hydro, Insurance, Don, Field, Crop Reporting, and a second tab for Don. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book. At the end of the account book is the draft of a letter, presumably addressed to a neighbour of the farm. One of the supplementary items placed between the cover and the first page of the account book is Chester McFadden's drivers license.

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Pièce · 1968
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1968. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 2 copies of a single-page typed document titled "Financial Statement - Jan. 1, 1969" written by Donald J. McFadden are tucked in immediately following the front cover of the account book. 1 handwritten note titled "Turkeys On Hand (Frozen) Dec. 31/68" is stapled to the top of page 7. 1 handwritten note titled "Grain + Feed On Hand Dec. 31/68 - Jan. 1/69" is tucked in between pages 8 and 9. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accts Payable at Dec. 31/68" is stapled at the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accts Receivable" is stapled at the top of page 11. 2 handwritten notes regarding payments for turkeys are tucked in between pages 28 and 29. 1 handwritten note regarding personal expenses is stapled at the top of page 34. 1 handwritten note regarding Royal Bank of Canada interest is stapled to the top of page 37. 1 handwritten note titled "Total Receipts Per Bus. for Barley + Oats 1966/67" is stapled to the back of the divider immediately before page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "Total Receipts from Sale of Storage Stocks" is stapled to the top of page 42. 1 receipt captioned "Turkey Accts at Dec. 31/67" is stapled to the top of page 47. 1 handwritten note regarding borrowed cash on hand is tucked between pages 62b [divider] and 63.

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Pièce · 1970
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1970. This printed account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. At the back of the account book, there is a torn-out page with the date 1969 in the top right corner, presumably from a previous account book.

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Pièce · 1972
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1972. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. Inside the account book are several loose-leaf and stapled notes, receipts, and letters, including a letter from Statistics Canada which includes a small log for farm records.

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Pièce · 1973
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1973. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note regarding accounts, settlements, tickets, and receipts is tucked in immediately following the front cover of the account book. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accounts Payable Farm Dec. 31/73" is stapled to the top of page 10. 1 typed note titled "Net Farm Income - Earned Financial Progress Check" is tucked in between pages 14 and 14a. 1 handwritten note titled "Allocation of Wages 1973" is stapled to the top of page 35a. 1 typed receipt captioned "Gross Taxable Income Less Operating Exp." is stapled to the top of page 48a. 1 typed receipt captioned "Farm; Personal; Gord; Jamie; Barb; Bruce; Marg" is tucked in between pages 62b and 63.

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Pièce · 1973 - 1974
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1973 to 1974. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Credit Union, Insurances, Don, Jim, Rivers House, Crop Reporting, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book. On page 48 of the account book there is, what appears to be, a wedding toast for Denise and Wayne.

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Pièce · 1974
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1974. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. There is also a “CO-OP Petroleum Booking Order” paper form stapled to page 14b, and some notes stapled to page 27a.

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Pièce · 1977
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1977. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Additions to Farm Tools In 1977" is stapled to the top of page 6. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accts Payable Dec. 31/77 - Farm" is stapled to the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note titled "Fertilizer Purchases from Redfern - 1977" is stapled to the top of page 27a. 1 handwritten note titled "Feed Transfers 1977" is stapled to the top of page 28. 1 handwritten note titled "Estimate of Propane Used For No. 3 Flock & Roasters" is stapled to the top of page 30. 1 handwritten note titled "1977 - Capital Expenditures" is stapled to page 36. 1 handwritten note titled "Net Farm Income" is stapled to the top of page 66.

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Pièce · 1978
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1978. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Items From Small Tools To Add To Inventory" is stapled to the top of page 6. 3 handwritten notes titled "Fuel & Oil & Grease Division - 1978", "Fuel, Oil & Grease Division - 1979", and "Uniflow Use - 1978" are stapled to the top of page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "1978 Capital Purchases" is stapled to page 36. 1 handwritten note titled "Grain Sales From Boys 1977 Crop" is stapled to the back of the tabbed divider immediately before page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "Producer Car - Barley Sept. 20/78" is tucked in between the tabbed divider and page 39. 1 typed receipt is stapled to the top of page 62b. 1 incomplete handwritten note titled "1979 - Personal (Clothing Charges); Credit Card; Personal (Accomm. Meals); Chrysler" [note includes titles only] is tucked in between pages 78 and 78a.

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Pièce · 1984
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1984. This printed account book was recommended by Manitoba Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by colour-coded tabbed dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Items Included As Off Farm Income" is stapled to the top of page 13. 1 handwritten note regarding fuel and oil allocation for 1984 is stapled to page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "Custom Income From Trucking" is stapled to the top of page 18. 1 handwritten note titled "Overhead Expenses Charged To McF. Bros - 1984" is stapled to the top of page 33b. 1 handwritten note titled "Total receipts from No. 1 Flock" is stapled to the top of page 42. 1 handwritten note titled "Value of Own Use + Gift Turkeys -1984" is tucked in between pages 42 and 43.

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Pièce · 1984 - 1986
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1984 to 1986. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Royal Bank, Certificates, Groceries, Insurances, Misc. Income, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes, receipts, and papers placed between pages throughout the account book. Near the back of the account book, there are eight pages of names and the majority have addresses listed beside them.

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Pièce · 1985
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1985. This printed account book was recommended by Manitoba Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by colour-coded tabbed dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 2 handwritten notes titled "Canada Savings Bonds" and "Items Included As Off Farm Income" are stapled to the tops of pages 12 and 13, respectively. 4 handwritten notes regarding propane, fuel and oil allocation for 1985 are stapled to page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "Fertilizer Transactions Spring 1985" is stapled to the top of page 27a. 1 handwritten note titled "Roaster Feed Consumption - 1985" is stapled to the top of page 31. 1 handwritten note titled "Overhead Expenses Charged To McF. Bros 1985" is stapled to the top of page 33b. 1 handwritten note titled "Add to 1985 Taxable Income" is stapled to the top of page 41.

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Pièce · 1986
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A book of financial records produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventories," "Expenses," "Receipts," "Household Personal," "Summary Farm Bus.," "Physical Records," "Enterprise Summary," and "Income Tax." Many of the pages contain handwritten information, and various supplemental documents, also containing handwritten notes and calculations, have been attached or laid-in.

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Pièce · 1992
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A book of financial records produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventories," "Expenses," "Receipts," "Household Personal," "Summary Farm Bus.," "Physical Records," "Enterprise Summary," and "Income Tax." Many of the pages contain handwritten information, and various supplemental documents, also containing handwritten notes and calculations, have been attached.

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Pièce · June 22, 1927
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  • Letter - Addressed from Mr. R.J. Broadway of Beatty, SK to Mr. E. Newhouse of Saanich BC. Dated June 29, 1927. Describes difficult financial situation after having moved to Saskatchewan and started a new farm. Requests repayment of a loan. Mentions having had to change name to R.J. Broadway “due to another fellow having the same name as I.”
  • Envelope – Postmarked June 29, 1927. “C/O A. Newhouse”
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Pièce · 1918
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Non-fiction. Subtitled "Which Tells of Pioneer Trails Along Which the Farmers of Western Canada Fought Their Way to Great Achievements in Co-operation." The first loose endpaper bears two handwritten notes: the first is written in pencil near the top edge and reads "Wm (William) Rutherford" and the second just below in blue pen reads "William Rutherford "Sunnyacre Farm," Wheatland, Man."

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Pièce · 1938 - 1939
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A hardcover farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1938 to 1939. The first lined page outlines an index for the book and includes sections such as General, Hardware, Gas & Oil, Help, Blacksmith, Misc. Income, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases or income for the farm. Throughout the account book, there are also several diary entries written by Chester McFadden regarding the operations of the farm, although there are some personal accounts as well.

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Pièce · 1948
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A hardcover journal containing farming financial accounts from 1949. Some pages have handmade tabs for easier navigation, with topics including "Bank," "B Smith," "Grain," "Stock," etc. Receipts for wages paid to Norman Murray, W. H. Rice (x2), and Steve Boss are stapled or paperclipped to the top edges of pages 19 and 70, as well as a newspaper article titled "Fertilizer Pays Off On Manitoba Farms" on page 50.

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Pièce · 1951
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1951. This printed account book was prepared by the Agricultural Economics Staff of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. Most sections are at least partially filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates - however, the final 21 pages are blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses, Sheep; Hogs, Poultry, Bees; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Cultivation & Standing Crops; Personal Assets, Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Payments Made & Received; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business.

Additionally includes 1 lined sheet of loose-leaf paper titled "Car Gas 1951", containing records of the amounts of money spent on car gasoline (per month and yearly total) in 1951, tucked in between pages 38 and 39.

This particular account book appears to contain both legitimate financial and personal records kept by Donald McFadden for the year 1951, and "sample" records used for "A.H.S." in 1951/1952. Pages 15 and 37 are marked with handwritten notes "Sample Only - Used at A.H.S. 1951/52" and "Not D.J.M. - AHS - Sample Only" respectively, while pages 23 and 38 are marked with handwritten notes "D.J.M.'s 1951 Acct's" and "D.J.M. Expenses 1951" respectively. Additionally, all but 2 of the first 9 pages [being pages 2 and 4] are crossed through with large X's marked in pencil.

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Pièce · 1954
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1954. This printed account book was prepared by the Division of Agricultural Economics - Department of Economics of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are meticulously filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates, and the "Record of Payments Made & Received" section is partially filled in. All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses, Sheep; Hogs, Poultry, Bees; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Cultivation & Standing Crops; Personal Assets, Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Payments Made & Received; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling out the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 1 loose handwritten note regarding "Hail Insurance - 1954" and "Second Policy", 1 notification of an additional payment to be made to Donald McFadden by the Manitoba Dairy & Poultry Co-operation Ltd., and 1 Certificate of Share Capital and Patronage Dividends for Donald McFadden from Brandon Co-op are tucked in immediately after the front cover. 2 undated loose pages of calculations are tucked in between pages 48 and 49. 1 typed booklet titled "Details of Grain Production & Disposal From S.E. ¼ - 6-12-20 for Purpose of Settlement with Mrs. Greasley - Crop Year 1954-1955" containing figures, calculations, and explanatory notes is tucked in immediately before the back cover of the account book.

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Pièce · 1955
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A hardcover farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1955. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Co-op, Tractor Gas, Concentrates, Diesel Fuel, and many others. Seven sections are marked by small paper tabs. The tabs indicate sections for [Telephone], Hardware, Help, Machine Repairs, Grain, Stock, and Feed. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases or income for the farm. There are various loose-leaf paper and notes throughout the account book and one diary entry written on January 30, 1955.

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Pièce · 1957
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1957. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Tractor Gas, Stationary, Car Repairs, Wheat, Seed Sold, Cattle Sold, Don, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1958
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1958. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Oil & Grease, Antifreeze, Insecticides, Blacksmith, Hardware, Machinery, Grain Sold, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are a few loose-leaf notes and newspaper clippings placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1959
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1959. This printed account book was prepared in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. A list of "Payments To Mrs. [Etta] Greasley For 1959-60 Crop Year" is recorded on page 84 under "Notes or Special Transactions". All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses; Hogs, Poultry, Bees, Sheep; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Personal Assets; Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Special Credit Transactions; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business; Breeding Record; Notes.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 1 handwritten note titled "Mar. 5 - Paid to Dad" and 1 typed receipt captioned "Swift + Co-op Processing & Transportation Charges (Does not include M.T.A.)" are tucked in between pages 46 and 47. 1 handwritten note regarding "expenses to charge to /59 turkey enterprise" stapled to the top right corner of page 48.

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Pièce · 1961 - 1964
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1962. The ledger is divided into handwritten sections such as Gasoline Permits, Gas, Diesel, Concentrates, Hydro, Help, and Grain Sales among many others. Under each section are various markings of different costs. Near the end of the ledger are a few sections listing expenses for various years and income sources for 1961 and 1964.

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Pièce · 1964
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1964. The ledger is divided into handwritten sections such as Gas, Help, Lumber, Truck, Grain, Oats, and Credit Union among many others. Under each section are various markings of different costs and notes about each purchase or sale. There are various loose-leaf papers tucked inside the ledger such as receipts, handwritten notes, and calculations. The ledger was printed by Blue Line in Canada.

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Pièce · 1965
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1965. This printed account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers which are labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. The account book also includes a map of Manitoba soil types stapled to the inside of the front cover page. This particular account book is noted on the cover to be recommended by The Departments of Agriculture and The University of Manitoba and was printed by R.S. Evans, Queen's Printer.

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Pièce · 1967
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1967. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" and "Physical Records" sections are partially filled in. The "Enterprise Summary" and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Miscellaneous Accts Outstanding" is stapled to the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note with scratch calculations is tucked in between pages 28 and 29. 2 handwritten notes titled "Feed Consumed by Turkeys 1967" and "Per Bird Cost Estimate For Commercial Turkeys - 1967" are tucked in between pages 30 and 31.

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Pièce · 1968
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1968. This printed account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. The account book also has various loose-leaf receipts and notes placed in between pages.

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Pièce · 1969 - 1970
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 19679 to 1970. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Co-op, Car Gas, and many others. Seven sections are marked by small tape tabs. The tabs indicate sections for Bank, Credit Union, Gas, Don, Jim, Crop, and House. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1970
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1970. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 2 handwritten notes titled "Additions to Miscellaneous Poultry Equipment 1970" and "Value of Turkey Stocks - Dec. 31/70" are stapled to the top of pages 6 and 7, respectively. 2 handwritten notes regarding accounts payable and receivable are stapled to the tops of pages 10 and 11, respectively. 11 handwritten notes regarding accounts payable and receivable, outstanding accounts, and budgeting [dated from 1969-1971] are all tucked in between pages 10 and 11. 1 handwritten note titled "Personal Accounts Payable" is stapled to the top of page 12. 1 handwritten note titled "Summary of Capital Purchases 1970" is stapled to the top of page 36.

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Pièce · 1972
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1972. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Value of Turkeys on Hand Dec. 31/72 - Jan. 1/73" is stapled to the top of page 7. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accounts Payable Farm" is stapled to the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accounts Payable Personal" is stapled to the top of page 12. 1 handwritten note titled "Paid on Old Personal Accts in 1972" is stapled to the top of page 61. 1 stapled booklet containing 4 handwritten notes titled "Est. Income Aug 1 - Dec. 31/72", "C.J.M. (Estimate - Oct. 5/72)", "Budget To Aug. 31/72" and "Budget - Sept. 1 - Dec. 31/72" is tucked in immediately before the back cover of the account book.

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Pièce · 1975 - 1976
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1975 to 1976. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. Includes one paper note stapled to page 32.

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Pièce · 1979
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1979. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 2 handwritten notes, one regarding reminders to adjust specific figures for tax schedules and one titled "Items From Small Tools To Add To Inventory", are stapled to the top of page 6. 1 handwritten note titled "11-55 To Old Black Portable - Aug. 22/79" is stapled to the top of page 9. 3 handwritten notes, two titled "Fertilizer/Equipment Data" and "Record of 11-55 Transactions With Boys - Spring /79", and one regarding fuel allocation, are stapled to page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "UI CPP Tax Payments" is tucked in between pages 34 and 35a. 1 newspaper clipping regarding 1978-1979 Canadian Wheat Board payments and 1 handwritten note titled "Cash Advance Record - 1979 CWB Refund" are stapled to the back of the tabbed divider immediately before page 39.

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Pièce · 1981
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1981. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Depreciation + Values For McF. Bros. Cost Calculations 1981" is stapled to the top of page 4. 2 handwritten notes titled "Grain Etc. On Hand Dec. 31/81" and "Value of Millet Fed in 1981" are stapled to the tops of pages 8 and 9, respectively. 1 handwritten note regarding fuel allocation in 1981 is stapled to the top of page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "[Behlen?] Bin Completion - Structural (Class 6); Equipment (Class 8)" is stapled to the top of page 36. 2 handwritten notes regarding grain stabilization deductions for 1981 and 1 newspaper clipping captioned "1980/81 Final Points" regarding Canadian Wheat Board payments are stapled to the tabbed divider immediately before page 39. 2 handwritten notes titled "CWB Deliveries 81/82 Crop Year" and "CWB Cash Advance Transactions 1981" are stapled to the top of page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "IAAC - Mutual Life" is stapled to page 48a.

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Pièce · 1983
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1983. This printed account book was recommended by Manitoba Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Tools Added To Inventory - 1983" is stapled to the top of page 6. 2 handwritten notes titled "Feed Wheat On Hand Jan. 1/84" and "Inventory of grain & supplies" are stapled to the top of page 9. 2 handwritten notes, one titled "Redfern Accounts" and one regarding fuel and oil allocation for 1983, are stapled to the top of page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "Propane Conv. Cost" is stapled to the top of page 16. 1 typed table regarding the Canadian Wheat Board's final payments for 1982-83 is stapled to the back of the tabbed divider immediately before page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "Add to 1983 Taxable Income" is stapled to the top of page 41. 2 handwritten notes titled "Receipts from No. 1 Flock turned over to McF. Bros" and "Total No. 2 Flock" are stapled to the top of page 42. 2 handwritten notes, one titled "Depreciation Paid by McF. Bros" and one with scratch calculations, are tucked in between pages 64 and 65.

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Pièce · 1987
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A book of financial records produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventories," "Expenses," "Receipts," "Household Personal," "Summary Farm Bus.," "Physical Records," "Enterprise Summary," and "Income Tax." Many of the pages contain handwritten information, and various supplemental documents, also containing handwritten notes and calculations, have been attached.

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Pièce · 1988
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A book of financial records produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventories," "Expenses," "Receipts," "Household Personal," "Summary Farm Bus.," "Physical Records," "Enterprise Summary," and "Income Tax." Many of the pages contain handwritten information, and various supplemental documents, also containing handwritten notes and calculations, have been attached.

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Pièce · February 25, 1985
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

An unused book for keeping farm records. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventory & Net Worth," "Farm Expenses," "Farm Income," "Problem Transactions," "Labor Records," "Accounts Payable & Receivable," "Cash Flow," "Physical Records," and "Income Tax." Laid-in before the first page is a letter from Mel Jones on behalf of Statistics Canada to Mr Donald J. McFadden regarding the "Census of Agriculture test questionnaire." Jones responds to specific comments made by McFadden on the questionnaire and thanks him for his input. The blank account book was included with the correspondence "as an example" of recent progress in updating record-keeping methods for farmers.

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Pièce · n.d.
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A coverless album of photographs primarily of rural and farming activities. It appears to follow Mr. Scobie, Mr. McArton, Mr. Siemens, Mr. Webb, and Mr. Macalister on a trip to various settler communites in B.C. and Alberta. Numerous shots of livestock, mostly pigs, cows, and horses. Other subjects include trains, tractors, a rodeo in Doe River, B.C., various wood frame buildings, and group portraits.

Pièce · July 24, 1901
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

(Please note: this item is very likely a copy and not an original printing.)
Vol. 2, No. 19 of the Western Canadian newspaper, a local paper from Manitou, Manitoba. Reports on the goings-on of residents, provides commentary on local foot ball games, agricultural discussion and political opinion pieces, and advertisements and classifieds.

Pièce · [1924-1936?]
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A hardcover farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years [1924-1936?]. The account book tracks the various purchasing of cows for the farm including the year they were purchased, their mother’s identification number, their government number, and their physical description. The book also includes several other sections such as Expenses, Income, Livery, and Hen Feed, although the majority of the account book is blank.

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Pièce · 1926 - 1931
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A collection of farm records and miscellaneous items compiled by "James McFadden & Son," with dates ranging from 1926-1931. Includes financial accounts, correspondence and receipts from the Manitoba Wheat Pool, a Sunday School treasurer's book, newspaper clippings, detached pages containing various notes and calculations, and envelopes.

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Pièce · 1934 - 1937
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A book of farm records, dated 1934-1937. Includes financial information and seasonal weather accounts, and laid-in materials include receipts, correspondence from the Manitoba Wheat Pool, detached pages containing various notes and calculations, a small printed booklet titled "Precautions in Using Rusted Wheat for Seed," an unused envelope for a weekly church offering, correspondence from the Canadian Farm Loan Board, and a typed letter of recommendation for a chicken feed product from Canada Packers Limited.

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Pièce · 1953
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1953. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Co-op, Tractor Gas, Oil, Royal Bank, Insecticides & Spray, Hardware, Help, Machine Repairs, Lumber, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book. Near the end of the account book, there are two diary entries for January 26, 1953, and May 1, 1953.

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Pièce · 1956
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1956. This printed account book was prepared by the Division of Agricultural Economics - Department of Economics of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Map", "Hog; Grain & Feed; Supplies; Machinery & Equipment Inventories", "Farm Expenses", and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, and notes. Additionally, the "Breeding Record" section on page 65 has been filled in with 2 lists titled "Potatoe [sic] Orders - 1956" and "Hay Orders". A list of "Payments Made To Mrs. [Etta] Greasley - 1956-57" is recorded on page 66 under "Notes or Special Transactions". All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses, Sheep; Hogs, Poultry, Bees; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Cultivation & Standing Crops; Personal Assets, Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Payments Made & Received; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 1 card containing handwritten information regarding the lands owned and rented by Donald McFadden and any seeded acres necessary for obtaining a 1956-57 Canadian Wheat Board Delivery Permit Book is stapled to the top of the first page of the account book. 1 handwritten note titled "Grain Owing Etta on /56 Crop" is stapled to the top of the final page of the account book. 1 typed booklet titled "Record of Business Transactions with James Ashton Summer 1956" and 1 photocopy of this booklet with the addition of a page titled "Suggested Agreement - Wages Only or Wages and Rental Agreement", and 2 typed notes titled "Details of Grain Production & Disposal From S.E. ¼ 6-12-20 Crop Year - 1955-56" and "Details of Grain Production & Disposal From S.E. ¼ 6-12-20 Crop Year - 1956-57" are tucked in immediately before the back cover of the account book.

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Pièce · 1957
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1957. This printed account book was prepared in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. A list of "Grain Delivered For Mrs. [Etta] Greasley - 1957-58 Crop Year" is recorded on page 84 under "Notes or Special Transactions". All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses; Hogs, Poultry, Bees, Sheep; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Personal Assets; Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Special Credit Transactions; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business; Breeding Record; Notes.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover.

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Pièce · 1958
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1958. This printed account book was prepared in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. A list of "Grain Deliveries For Mrs. [Etta] Greasley - 1958-59 Crop Year" is recorded on page 84 under "Notes or Special Transactions". All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses; Hogs, Poultry, Bees, Sheep; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Personal Assets; Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Special Credit Transactions; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business; Breeding Record; Notes.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 1 small "1958 Motor Vehicle Registration Card" in Donald J. McFadden's name is stapled to the top of the inner front cover. 1 typed note titled "Expenditures to Date on Waterworks" is tucked in immediately following the front cover of the account book. 3 promissory notes outlining the terms of 3 small, short-term loans from Jean Rutherford [dated 10 Dec. 1955; 31 Dec. 1955; and 10 Feb. 1956] are tucked in between pages 8 and 9.

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Pièce · 1960
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1960. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Machinery, Car, Insurances, Seed, Cattle Sold, Town House, Help, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm.

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Pièce · 1961
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1961. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Diesel, Lumber, Grain Sales, Stock Sales, Don, Bank, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are a few loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1964
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1964. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventory", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household & Personal Expenses" [except for the "Personal car share" line on page 61], "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventory [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on previous year's Outstanding Accounts; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Physical Efficiency Factors; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Include in 1964 Income Tax" is stapled to the top of page 18. 1 Royal Bank of Canada deposit slip is tucked between pages 28 and 29. 1 handwritten note dated May 18 regarding payment of $45 for turkey saddles is stapled to the top of page 37. 2 handwritten notes and 1 newspaper clipping regarding 1963-1964 final payments and gross returns for wheat and oats are stapled to the back of the paper divider immediately before page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "Rough Analysis of 1964 Crop Enterprises" is stapled to the top of page 63.

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Pièce · 1965
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1965. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", "Summary of Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" and "Physical Records" sections are partially filled in. The "Enterprise Summary" and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on previous year's Outstanding Accounts; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Physical Efficiency Factors; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 2 Royal Bank of Canada "Farmers' Account Book" ledgers [1 listing "Building Construction Expenses 1965" and 1 listing "Time + Wage Records"] are stapled to the first page and divider of the account book. "Building Construction Expenses 1965" contains 1 handwritten note titled "Building Costs To Date" tucked in immediately following the front cover. "Time + Wage Records" contains 1 receipt captioned "Wages + U.I. Stamps - Shingling Estimates - Total Wages" stapled to the top of the inner front cover.

2 copies of a typed note titled "Cost of Big Barn" are tucked in between pages 36 and 37. However, they do not appear original to the account book.

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Pièce · 1966
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1966. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" and "Physical Records" sections are partially filled in. The "Enterprise Summary" and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on previous year's Outstanding Accounts; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Physical Efficiency Factors; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note with scratch calculations is tucked in between pages 14b and 15. 1 handwritten note titled "Operating Cost Estimate New Truck 1966" is stapled to the top of page 18. 1 receipt and 2 handwritten notes, stapled and folded together, regarding cost of truck repairs is tucked between pages 18 and 19. 2 handwritten notes titled "1966 Crop Expenses" and "1966 Crop Values" are stapled to the back of the divider immediately before page 39.

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Pièce · 1969
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1969. This printed account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. The account book also has various loose-leaf receipts and notes placed in between pages.

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Pièce · 1969
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1969. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Capital Improvement to Household Goods in 1969" is tucked in between pages 2 and 3. 2 handwritten notes titled "Changes in Misc. Poultry Improvement" and "Value of Turkey Stocks - Dec. 31/69" are stapled to the tops of pages 6 and 7, respectively. 2 handwritten notes titled "Grain On Hand Dec. 31/69" and "Total Grain Fed to Poultry" are tucked between pages 8 and 9. 2 handwritten notes titled "Misc. Accts Payable" and "Misc. Accts Receivable" are stapled to the tops of pages 10 and 11, respectively.

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Pièce · 1971 - 1972
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1971-1972. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Co-op, Propane Gas, Don, Jim, Town House, 1972 Expenses, and many others. One section is marked by a small tape tab. The tab indicates a section for Bank. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes, newspaper clippings, and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1974
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1974. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "1974 Tax Estimate" is tucked in immediately following the front cover of the account book. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accounts Payable Farm - Dec. 31/74" is stapled to the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accounts Payable Personal Dec. 31/74" is stapled to the top of page 12. 1 handwritten note titled "Bulk Fuel and Oil Division 1974" is stapled to the back of page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "Roaster Feed Purchases" is tucked in between pages 30 and 31. 1 handwritten note titled "New House Expenditures - 1974" is tucked in between pages 36 and 37.

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Pièce · 1975 - 1976
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1975 to 1976. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Royal Bank, Rivers Credit Union, Don, Margaret, Farm Income, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes, receipts, and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

Sans titre
Pièce · 1976
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1976. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Additions to Farm Tools 1976" is stapled to the top of page 6. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accts Payable Dec. 31/76 - Farm" is stapled to the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note titled "Misc. Accts Payable Personal Dec. 31/76" is stapled to the top of page 12. 1 handwritten note titled "Copy - Agreement with M. [Wareham?] Re Wheat Settlement Dec. 21/74" is tucked between pages 28 and 29. 1 handwritten note titled "Expenditures On Mill In 1976" is stapled to page 36. 1 handwritten note titled "Value of Gift & Home Used Chickens & Turkeys - Personal" is stapled to the top of page 42. 1 handwritten note titled "Personal Receipts To Include in Adjusting Financial Progress" is stapled to the top of page 48.

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Pièce · 1977 - 1978
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1977 to 1978. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. Inside the account book is a Transfer of Warranty form, and two invoices from the Brandon Consumers Co-op Ltd.

Sans titre
Pièce · 1977 - 1978
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1977 to 1978. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Insurances, Misc. Income, Rivers Credit Union, Propane, Co-op, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes, receipts, and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

Sans titre
Pièce · 1980 - 1983
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1980 to 1983. There is an index on the first page and the rest of the account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as Co-op, Royal Bank, Credit Union, Insurances, Don, Misc. Income, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes and calculations about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are numerous loose-leaf notes, receipts, and papers placed between pages throughout the account book.

Sans titre
Pièce · 1982
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1982. This printed account book was recommended by Manitoba Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Additions to McF. Bros" is attached with a metal paper clip to the top of page 4. 1 handwritten note titled "Motors On Hand Dec. 31/82" is stapled to the top of page 5. 1 handwritten note titled "Tools Added To Inventory - 1982" is stapled to the top of page 6. 1 handwritten note titled "Inventory Values of Mutual Life Annuity Policy" is stapled to the top of page 12. 2 handwritten notes regarding fuel and oil allocation for 1982 are stapled to page 14b. 1 handwritten note titled "Summary of Capital Purchases" is stapled to the top of page 36. 3 handwritten notes and 1 newspaper clipping regarding grain stabilization and Canadian Wheat Board final points and payments for 1981-1982 are stapled or paper-clipped to the back of the tabbed divider immediately before page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "Add to 1982 Taxable Income" is stapled to the top of page 39.

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Pièce · Jul. 15, 1916
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A letter addressed to Miss Ethelwyne Parker from R.A. Garrett of the Canadian Government Agency. R.A. Garrett was a Canadian government agent for Minnesota and Iowa. The letter was written on July 15, 1916, in St. Paul, Minnesota. The letterhead advertises “Free Government Lands in Western Canada.” In the letter, R.A. Garrett states that Mr. J. Bruce Walker, Commissioner of Immigration in Winnipeg, Manitoba, requested that Miss Parker be sent six copies of the New Atlas of Canada. The included return stamped envelope is for Miss Parker to send in her response as to how she would like to receive the atlases. The map on the back of the letter illustrates the southern half of Saskatchewan along with a few northern states such as Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming.

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Pièce · c. 1926-1928
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A loose collection of photographs and photographic postcards. Predominant subjects include horses, farming equipment and activities, children, and vehicles. One photograph shows some sort of canoeing event, and another is stamped "Genuine Sparkleton Prints, Regina Photo Supply Ltd" and dated September 28, 1926. Several photographs have been mounted onto black card album pages and then cut-out, retaining pieces of other photographs on the verso. Legible captions include "myself harvesting, not very clear," "Bill at Brighton," and "Herbert + the mare + colt. This is Kate the mare and colt 12 days old and roses, mother as well was taken at bounty fair fancy this mare having one colt."

Pièce · 1950
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A booklet titled “Farmstead Planning and Beautification” from the Alberta Department of Agriculture in Edmonton, Alberta, which was revised in 1950. This particular issue is listed as Bulletin No. 9. The booklet includes various B&W photograph prints, figures, diagrams, and illustrations. The booklet provides information about farmstead planning, beautifying the home grounds, and flowers, and lawn planning. On the cover page "D. J. McFadden" is handwritten just above the title.

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Pièce · May, 1959
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A booklet titled “Family Farm Business Agreements” by J.C. Gilson of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management. The booklet was published by the Faculty of Agriculture and Home Economics at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba in May 1959. The booklet is marked at Agricultural Economics Bulletin No. 1. The booklet outlines the various issues, advantages, challenges, and considerations associated with starting a family farm business arrangement and attempts to provide solutions. The booklet covers topics such as living accommodations, wage agreements, farm records, laws of inheritance, joint tenancy, retirement plans, and estate planning.

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Pièce · 2018
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A booklet titled "Rooted in Strength" or "Cultiver la Résilience," providing information on mental health specifically aimed at agricultural workers. It is written in both French and English, and the booklet may be flipped over horizontally and read through to the center (30 pages) for each language.

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Pièce · 1929 - 1932
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A book of financial records for the McFadden family farm near Rivers, Manitoba, dated 1929-1932. An index was started on the first page but not completed, and only contains an entry for "Balance sheet 1929" on pages 2-3. Tabs have been cut into the top edge of some pages and labels written in for easy reference. Section titles include "B. Smith, Gas, Oil," "General Acct.," "Livestock," "Grain Seed," etc. "Diary" sections record primarily weather conditions and some family events. A variety of detached materials are placed throughout the book including receipts, an unused envelope (bearing a half-written name or title), a newspaper clipping with livestock registration and sale information, a small calendar for the month of May 1933, an invitation to a church event (duplicates), a poem, and additional pages with supplemental calculations and accounts.

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Pièce · 1942 - 1945
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A hardcover farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1942 to 1945. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page such as General, Concentrates, Hardware, Grease & Oil, Insurance, Seed Purchased, and many others. Six sections are marked by a yellow paper tab. The tabs indicate sections for 1944, Hardware, Co-op, Help, Machinery, and House Account. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases or income for the farm. There are various loose-leaf papers and notes throughout the account book and numerous pages that have been ripped out and placed out of order.

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Pièce · 1946 - 1947
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A hardcover farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1964 to 1947. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including General Household, General Farm, Telephone, Hardware, and many others. Seven sections are marked by small paper tabs. The tabs indicate sections for 1946, Co-op, Help, Grain, Mach. & Smith, [BR.] Tax Ins. Car, and Stock. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases or income for the farm. There are various loose-leaf paper and notes throughout the account book and several pages have been ripped out.

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Pièce · 1950
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A spiral-bound farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1950. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including General, Co-op, Car & Truck, Tractor, Oil, Concentrates, Misc. Income, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. The majority of the pages have been ripped from the spiral binding and are loose-leaf throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1951
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A book of financial records, written primarily in pen with some additions in pencil. Pages are labelled, and titles include "co-op," "car + truck gas," "telephone," Hardware," "Help," "machine repair," etc. Laid-in before the front page are two more pages labelled "Expense schedule" and "Income 1951." A smaller page titled "Proceeds of Wheat Sold" lists years from 1901-1915 with corresponding dollar amounts and a list of names. A cut-out section from a newspaper shows the "Street Price" of rye and flax in Manitoba and Saskatchewan from February 25 - March 1, 1952. An additional page laid-in between pages 51-52 of the ledger lists figures comparing "I want" to "Hon(?) wants" with further equations on the verso.

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Pièce · 1952
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1952. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Co-op, Car & Truck Gas, Tractor Gas, Diesel Fuel, Concentrates, Royal Bank, Telephone, Hardware, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes, papers, and pamphlets placed between pages throughout the account book.

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Pièce · 1952
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1952. This printed account book was prepared by the Division of Agricultural Economics - Department of Economics of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. Most sections are at least partially filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses, Sheep; Hogs, Poultry, Bees; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Cultivation & Standing Crops; Personal Assets, Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Payments Made & Received; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling out the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 1 handwritten note and 2 newspaper clippings listing grain pricing for the 1951-1952 crop year are attached to the first page of the account book with a small paper clip.

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Pièce · 1954 - 1955
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A farm account book produced by Chester McFadden for his farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the year 1954. The account book is divided into various sections which are written at the top of each page including Co-op, Concentrates, Telephone, Car Repairs, Insurance, General Expenses, Board Payments, and many others. In each section, there are handwritten notes about purchases for each category or income for the farm. There are several loose-leaf notes and papers placed between pages throughout the account book. Near the end of the account book, there is one long diary entry written on January 29, 1955, describing the previous year on the farm.

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Pièce · 1955
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1955. This printed account book was prepared by the Division of Agricultural Economics - Department of Economics of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses", "Farm & Personal Receipts", and "Record of Payments Made & Received" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes and dates. Additionally, the "Breeding Record" section on page 65 has been filled in with a list titled "Potatoe [sic] Orders 1955". A list of "Payments Made To Mrs. Etta Greasley - 1955-1956 Crop Year" is recorded on page 66 under "Notes or Special Transactions". All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses, Sheep; Hogs, Poultry, Bees; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Cultivation & Standing Crops; Personal Assets, Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Payments Made & Received; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 2 handwritten notes ["1954-55 Final Barley Payments" and "Rapeseed in Basement"] are stapled to the inner front cover of the account book. 1 typed "Manitoba Turkey Poults Price List 1956" with scratch calculations on the back, 9 handwritten notes mostly including various financial calculations, 1 shareholder certificate with Co-Op Vegetable Oils Ltd., 1 typed letter from Salkeld's Turkey Hatchery, and 1 typed list of dollar amounts are all tucked in immediately following the front cover of the account book. 1 card containing handwritten information regarding lands owned and rented by Donald McFadden and any seeded acres necessary for obtaining a 1955-56 Canadian Wheat Board Delivery Permit Book, and 1 tax statement for the Rural Municipality of Daly for 1955 are stapled to the first page of the account book. 1 typed list of dollar amounts [captioned "Turkeys"; "Total gifts"; "Home use"; "Expense gifts"] is tucked in between pages 42 and 43. 1 typed "Record of Hay Disposal" tucked in between pages 56 and 57. 2 typed letters from Purity Flour Mills Limited and 1 small handwritten note listing bank balances are tucked in between pages 60 and 61. 1 handwritten 4-page letter addressed to "Marg, Don and Gord" and signed by "Pop" [with a postscript signed "Mum"], 1 handwritten 2-page note regarding grains shipped from "Henhouse", and 1 loose paper with scratch calculations are tucked in immediately before the back cover of the account book.

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Pièce · 1961
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1961. This printed account book was prepared in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and is organized into sections listed in an Index. The "Farm Expenses" and "Farm & Personal Receipts" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. All other sections of the account book are left blank.

Index:
Inventory [Real Estate & Improvements; Farm Map; Crop Record; Cattle; Horses; Hogs, Poultry, Bees, Sheep; Grain & Feed, Supplies; Machinery & Equipment]; Personal Assets; Accounts Receivable & Payable; Record of Special Credit Transactions; Farm Expenses; Farm & Personal Receipts; Egg & Poultry Receipts; Dairy Receipts; Household & Personal Expenses; Produce Used in Home; Feeds Used, Livestock Checkout; Labor Record & Equipment Use; Summary of Farm Business; Breeding Record; Notes.

Additionally includes "Instructions" for filling in the account book on the inner front cover, and "Rules for Estimating Quantities of Grains and Roughages" and "Standard Weights of Farm Products per Bushel" on the inner back cover. 2 handwritten notes on the backs of typed receipts captioned "Hydro to Charge to House" and "Est. Net 1961" are tucked in between pages 51 and 52.

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Pièce · 1962 - 1963
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1963. The ledger is divided into handwritten sections such as Gasoline Permits, Gas, Oil, Concentrates, Help, Seed Sales, and Machinery among many others. Under each section are various markings of different costs. Near the end of the ledger are a few sections listing expenses for various years and income sources for 1962. There are various loose-leaf papers tucked inside the ledger such as receipts, handwritten notes, and calculations.

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Pièce · 1963
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1963. This printed account book was prepared jointly by the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management of the University of Manitoba and the Economics Division - Extension Service of the Manitoba Department of Agriculture and Conservation and published by Authority of Hon. George Hutton, Minister of Agriculture & Conservation. The account book is organized into 5 sections separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Expenses" section is filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Enterprise Records and Farm Inventories" and "Receipts" sections are partially filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household & Personal Expenses" and "Summary" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Foreword; Enterprise Records and Farm Inventories [Enterprise Records; Labor-Use Record; Feed-Use Record; Machine-Use Record; Farm Map and Record of Land Use and Crop Productions]; Expenses [Farm Expenses; Capital Purchases, Trade-Ins, and Capital Sales; Rent Earned by Landlord and Amount of Rent Actually Paid During Year; Payments on Loans and Previous Year's Charge Accounts]; Receipts [Crops and Livestock Shares; Livestock Purchased Through Manitoba Pool Elevators; Cash Advances on Grain or Livestock; Trade-In Items and Capital Sales]; Household & Personal Expenses; Summary and Analysis [Summary and Analysis; Summary of the Farm Business; General Farm Analysis].

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Include in 1963 Income Tax" is stapled to the top of page 18. 1 newspaper clipping regarding final payments on wheat for 1962-1963 is stapled to the top of page 39.

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Pièce · 1966
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1966. This printed account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. There are three loose-leaf papers stapled together and tucked in between pages 4 and 5 that list various farm inventories.

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Pièce · 1971
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1971. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income.

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Pièce · 1971
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1971. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Cash Balance Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings [Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled "Value of Turkey Stocks - Dec.31/71" is stapled to the top of page 7. 1 handwritten note titled "Approx. Feed Grain Used For 1971" is stapled to the top of page 9. 2 handwritten notes titled "Misc. Accounts Payable (Farm)" and "Family Loans" are stapled to the top of page 10. 1 handwritten note titled "Personal Accounts Payable" is stapled to the top of page 12. 2 handwritten notes regarding loans and advances received are stapled to the top of page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "Paid on Old Personal Accounts in /71" is stapled to the top of page 61.

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Pièce · 1973
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba from 1973. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax. In each section, there are various handwritten notes and calculations regarding farm expenses and income. The account book includes a loose-leaf newspaper clipping, a note, and a stapled flyer.

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Pièce · 1975
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A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1975. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses" section is partially filled in. The "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 1 handwritten note titled " Items Included In Feed Mill" is stapled to the top of page 2. 1 handwritten note titled "Items Included In Feed Mill + Grain Handling" is stapled to the top of page 5. 2 handwritten notes titled "Misc. Accts Payable - Dec. 31/75 Farm" and "Poultry Accts" are stapled to the tops of pages 10 and 11, respectively. 2 handwritten notes titled "Note re $34.65 Charge Item o/s at Dec. 31" and "Misc. Accts Payable - Dec. 31/75 Personal" are stapled to the top of page 12. 1 handwritten note titled "Bulk Fuel & Oil Division - 1975" is stapled to the back of page 14b. 1 stapled packet of handwritten notes regarding farm expenses and taxable receipts is tucked in between pages 14b and 15. 1 handwritten note titled "Estimate of Wages - 1976" is stapled to the top of page 35a. 1 stapled booklet of handwritten and typed notes and letters regarding new house expenditures, "Items to Be Paid by Marg", and balances owing, is stapled to the back of page 36. 1 handwritten note titled "Additional C.W.B. Points to Include in /75" is stapled to the top of page 41. 1 handwritten note titled "Value of Gift (Personal) and Own Use Turkeys & Chickens - 1975" is stapled to the top of page 42.

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Pièce · 1979 - 1980
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A farm account book for Chester McFadden’s farm in Rivers, Manitoba for the years 1979 to 1980. This account book is marked as being recommended by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Manitoba. The account book is divided into sections by paper dividers labelled Inventories, Expenses, Receipts, Household Personal, Summary Farm Bus., Physical Records, Enterprise Summary, and Income Tax.

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Pièce · 1980
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A farm account book produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba, for the year beginning 1 January 1980. This printed account book was recommended by the Departments of Agriculture of Alberta and Manitoba and the University of Manitoba. The account book is organized into 8 sections and separated by tabbed paper dividers. The "Inventories", "Expenses", "Receipts", and "Summary of the Farm Business" sections are filled in with meticulous handwritten figures, calculations, notes, and dates. The "Household and Personal Expenses", "Physical Records", "Enterprise Summary", and "Income Tax" sections of the account book are left blank.

Includes:
Preface; Metric Conversion; Inventories [Depreciating Farm Assets; Owned Real Estate; Rented Real Estate; Machinery and Equipment Inventory; Livestock Inventory and Checksheet; Grain and Feed Inventory and Checksheet; Supplies Inventory; Farm Accounts Payable; Farm Accounts Receivable; Personal Accounts Payable and Receivable; Household and Personal Inventory; Operating Net Worth Statement]; Expenses [Bulk Fuel Purchases; Car; Truck; Tractor; Combine and Swather; Other Equipment; Building and Other Improvement Repairs; Crop; Cattle; Swine; Poultry; Other Livestock; Farm Overhead; Hired Labour; Purchase of Small Tools & Equipment; Purchase of Capital Items; Payments on Previous Year's Outstanding Farm Accounts; Payments on Farm Loans; Record of Landlord Transactions]; Receipts [Crop; Miscellaneous; Livestock; Milk and Cream; Egg; Farm Produce Used in Home; Capital Sales; Money Borrowed; Old Accounts Received; Personal Non-Farm Receipts]; Household & Personal Expenses [January-December; Summary]; Summary of the Farm Business [Monthly Cash Flow Chart; Cash Balance; Summary of Inventories; Summary of Farm Business Earnings (Gross Profit; Net Farm Income; Operator's Labor Earnings, General Farm Performance, and Return to Operator's Equity)]; Physical Records [Monthly Count of Livestock and Poultry; Physical Record of Livestock Production; Farm Map; Record of Land Use and Crop Production; Labor Record; Feed Record]; Enterprise Summary [Summary of Building & Machine Costs; Building, Machinery & Miscellaneous Joint Costs by Enterprise; Seed, Feed, Roughage Bedding, and Pasture Costs by Enterprise; Crop Enterprise; Livestock Enterprises]; Income Tax.

Additionally includes Instructions for filling in each section, and an Index for each section, printed on the front of each tabbed paper divider. 2 handwritten notes titled "Poultry Buildings & Equipment" and "1980 Turkey Costs" are tucked in immediately following the front cover of the account book. 1 handwritten note regarding fuel allocation for 1980 is stapled to page 14b. 1 Statement of Levy for 1980 from the Western Grain Stabilization Program and 1 handwritten note titled "Grain Stabilization Deductions 1980 (Crop Expense)" are stapled to page 28 [this leaf has been tucked in before page 27]. 2 handwritten notes regarding purchases and deliveries of wheat are stapled to the top of page 27. 2 handwritten notes titled "1979 Phone Acct" and "Propane Tank Rental - July 14/79" are stapled to the top of page 34. 1 handwritten note titled "Claimed on Private Sector Program - Nov. 19/80" is stapled to the top of page 35a. 1 handwritten note titled "Loans & Int." and 1 document titled "On-Line Loans Inquiry" with a handwritten list titled "Prime Rates" on the back are tucked in between pages 36 and 37. 1 typed table listing "1979-80 Final Payment Rates" from the Canadian Wheat Board and 1 handwritten note titled "CWB - Cash Advance Transactions 1980" are stapled to the back of the tabbed divider immediately before page 39. 1 handwritten note titled "1980 Net Total" is stapled to the top of page 42.

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Pièce · 1989
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A book of financial records produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventories," "Expenses," "Receipts," "Household Personal," "Summary Farm Bus.," "Physical Records," "Enterprise Summary," and "Income Tax." Many of the pages contain handwritten information, and various supplemental documents, also containing handwritten notes and calculations, have been attached.

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Pièce · 1990
Fait partie de Prairie Ephemera Collection

A book of financial records produced by Donald James McFadden regarding his farm in Rivers, Manitoba. The ledger is divided into sections with coloured tabs, labels read "Inventories," "Expenses," "Receipts," "Household Personal," "Summary Farm Bus.," "Physical Records," "Enterprise Summary," and "Income Tax." Many of the pages contain handwritten information, and various supplemental documents, also containing handwritten notes and calculations, have been attached.

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