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TL 540 D53 C64 · Fonds · 1910s to 1990s

Includes photographs, as well as correspondence and miscellaneous materials from Dickins' professional and military career, plus personal memorabilia.

Dickins, Clennell Haggerston ('Punch')
Prairie Ephemera Collection
FC 3234.2 P732 · Collection · 1800s and 1900s

The Prairie Ephemera collection consists of a wide range of photographic and manuscript materials related to the social, economic, and cultural development of the Prairie Provinces. The photographic collection – which consists of both individual images and albums – is highly varied. Scenes of farm and urban life are both well represented. The textual materials are equally diverse, including letters, diaries, meeting minutes, political campaign materials, song books, stock certificates, performance programs and advertisements, among other things. These materials include first hand accounts from homesteaders and visitors to the region discussing the nature of Prairie life in the pioneer period and through the 20th Century.

Roger Pocock archives
FC 3216.3 P63 R64 · Collection · 1880 - 1991, predominant 1881 - 1931

The Roger Pocock Archive comprises of records created by or about Roger Pocock. Records created and collected by Pocock were done so over the course of his life and reflect his travels, occupations, and correspondence. These records include his scrapbooks, diaries, letters, contracts, clippings, published materials, photographs, and postcards. Records about Pocock were mostly created posthumously and include biographies and documents about the Legion of Frontiersmen. The archive is arranged into three series: Personal Papers, Published/Printed Materials, and Photographs and Postcards.

Pocock, Roger
FC 3216 S2 · Collection · 1958-2017

The RCMP Book Collection of S/Sgt. Al Lund is comprised of books, comics, magazines, and print ephemera that document the history of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Over the course of fifty years, distinguished Staff Sergeant (retired) of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Alert Henry (Al) Lund amassed the largest ever collection of Mountie books and serials. His collection was donated to the University of Alberta Libraries in tranches beginning in 2008, and all of the rare materials are now housed at Bruce Peel Special Collections. An exhibition catalogue showing highlights from the Lund Collection was published by the University of Alberta Libraries in 2017. Mounties on the Cover is a visually stunning catalogue that offers a sample of the thousands of cover illus­trations of Mounties that were published. The catalogue for this exhibition can be purchased through University of Alberta Press or Indigo or in person in the Peel library for $25 (cash only).

FC 3213 L55 · Collection

The Life, Events, and Players in the North-West is comprised of several smaller collections within Bruce Peel Special Collections that contain materials related to the history and culture of the north-west of what would become Canada.

FC 3212 K44 · Collection · 1676-1933

This archival collection contains a variety of documents pertaining to the fur trade and other political events in Canada between the years 1676 and 1933. Specifically, it contains printed material regarding the formation of the colony of British Columbia and its incorporation into Canada, as well as manuscripts that describe agreements and treaties made between the governments of the United States and Britain. The archive includes a wide range of business documents, including promissory notes, warrants, and other legal documents relating to payments and goods. It also contains a selection of Voyageur Contracts and documents pertaining to the Hudson's Bay Company and the North West Company.

Fur Trade Collection
FC 3207 F85 · Collection · 1666 - 1871

This archival collection is composed of textual and graphic materials related to the Hudson's Bay Company, the fur trade in Canada, and early European settlement in Canada. The collection includes correspondence between high-ranking employees at Hudson's Bay Company fur trade posts, personal correspondence between settlers or Hudson's Bay Company employees and their families, and Hudson's Bay Company reports, proclamations, contracts, and others records. The involvement of Indigenous peoples in the Canadian fur trade is also described throughout this collection. With a few exceptions, most items within the collection were created during the early- to mid-1800s.

UAA-1978-171 · Accession
Part of C.W. Mathers fonds

Accession represents a photo album containing original prints of the Edmonton photographer C.W. Mather

Mathers, Charles Wesley
UAA-1996-050 · Accession · 1950-1995
Part of J. Peter Meekison fonds

Personal and professional papers relating to the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, Meech Lake Constitutional Accord, 1992 Constitution negotiations, and Departmental administrative and teaching duties

Meekison, J. Peter
UAA-1988-020 · Accession · [1940-1987]
Part of William Clare Wonders fonds

Personal and professional papers as well as a reference file of press clippings and publications

Wonders, William Clare
UAA-1980-170 · Accession · [before 1980]
Part of Lewis Herbert Thomas fonds

Accession consists of history lecture notes by Dr. Lewis H. Thomas.

Thomas, Lewis Herbert
UAA-1981-017 · Accession · 1907-1971
Part of Lewis Gwynne Thomas fonds

Accession consists of personal and professional files, notes, books, correspondence and other reference materials of L. G. Thomas (primarily 1956-1971).

Thomas, Lewis Gwynne
UAA-1978-108 · Accession · 1912-1972
Part of J. Dewey Soper Fonds

Manuscripts and field diaries in binders, published reports from Soper's library, processed reports and photocopies presented to Soper.

Soper, J. Dewey
Reta Rowan fonds
UAA Fonds 0362 · Fonds · 1886 - 1979

The Reta Rowan fonds covers the years from 1940 to 1971. The material consists of correspondence, minutes, briefs, reports, publications, periodicals, newspapers, drawings, print and negative photographs. The books in the Reta Rowan fonds were listed on a separate inventory in 1977. Originally, the majority of the files were arranged in chronological order under the society's or association's title, while the remainder were filed by the organization's name or by subject, or left unlabelled. Mrs. Rowan's arrangement has been followed where possible but all unlabelled or loose files have been placed in the proper year or provided with a subject title.

Rowan, Reta
UAA-1982-046 · Accession · 1975-1980
Part of James McPherson Parker fonds

Accession consists of correspondence, research proposals, interviews, newspaper clippings, bibliographies, and other research material from the Alberta Oil Sands Environmental Research Project Research.

Parker, James McPherson
UAA-1981-010 · Accession · [1931-1968]
Part of Muriel Oslie fonds

Accession consists of the personal diary of Muriel Oslie (in three volumes, 1931-1968), personal photographs, and taped interviews with Peace River residents.

Oslie, Muriel
UAA-2022-014 · Accession · ca. 1888-2022
Part of Patricia A. McCormack fonds

Professional papers and teaching materials of Patricia Alice McCormack. Includes Fort Chipewyan and other Indigenous community research materials; course curriculum development and related materials; correspondence; thesis materials; documentation of major projects; copies of primary and secondary source material, and transcriptions; professional administrative paperwork.

McCormack, Patricia Alice
UAA-1986-106 · Accession · [1924-1980]
Part of Patricia A. McCormack fonds

Copies of photographs from an album of the Oblate Fathers of the Mission of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate from Fort Chipewyan.

Oblates of Mary Immaculate
UAA-1985-036 · Accession · [1977-1978]
Part of Patricia A. McCormack fonds

Audio recordings of interviews of Fort Chipewyan residents (1977), N.P.A. meeting panel discussion (1978) and J.D. Soper (n.d.)

Provincial Museum of Alberta
UAA-1979-004 · Accession · [1978-1979]
Part of Patricia A. McCormack fonds

Audio recordings of interviews with residents of Northern Alberta

McCormack, Patricia Alice
UAA-1978-103 · Accession · 1977-1978
Part of Patricia A. McCormack fonds

Audio recordings of interviews by Patricia McCormack with Fort Chipewyan residents and negative of "Mary Cardinal".

McCormack, Patricia Alice
Patricia A. McCormack fonds
UAA Fonds 0331 · Fonds · ca. 1888-2022

Fonds consists of records pertaining to Patricia McCormack and her work as an anthropologist, professor, and lecturer.

McCormack, Patricia Alice
Sir Samuel Steele Collection
2008.1 · Fonds · 1870-1978

Contains correspondences, personal and professional papers, diaries, scrapbooks, photographs, maps, financial and legal records, and AV materials. The collection is mainly comprised of records created by Samuel Steele, Marie Harwood Steele, Harwood Steele, and Flora Steele.

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Macdonell, Albert Edward Cortland
Accession · 1987-1995
Part of Donald B. Smith fonds

Accession consists of typed and handwritten correspondence, reviews and working papers concerning the book, "Aboriginal Ontario" by Edward S. Rogers.

Smith, Donald B.
Accession · 1967-1978
Part of Muriel Oslie fonds

Accession consists of audio tape interviews with early settlers in the Peace Rive country.

Oslie, Muriel
Accession · [1963-1988]
Part of William Clare Wonders fonds

Accession consists of Alberta Geographical Society event posters, an assortment of photographs, and memorabilia.

Wonders, William Clare
Accession · 1884-1964
Part of Louis Auguste Romanet fonds

Louis Auguste Romanet, 1884-1964; Writings, correspondence, photographs. Includes MSS "Kabluk of the Eskimo." Glass plate negatives of Gaston Herodier, 1880s - 1940s.

Romanet, Louis Auguste
Accession · 1975
Part of Lewis Herbert Thomas fonds

Book and research materials for "The struggle for responsible government in the Northwest Territories, 1870-97", by L.H. Thomas, including much material citing A.L. Burt

Thomas, Lewis Herbert
Accession · 2017-2019
Part of University of Alberta Press fonds

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