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Date Range
1889-2018
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20181070
Scope and Content
2018.1070.001 - James and Elsie McIntosh and family newspaper clippings, letters, photography, marriage license, etc. 2018.1070.002 - Jean Keys (McIntosh) and family newspaper clippings, letters, photographs, etc. 2018.1070.003 - Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen motivational booklets
Date Range
1889-2018
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
McIntosh Family
History / Biographical
James "Jimmy" McIntosh was born in 1888 in Brandon, Manitoba and died on November 10, 1961. He was involved with the Grand Trunk Railway from 1907 before joining the Canadian Northern Railway in 1908 as a member of the audit department and would join the Grand Trunk Railway again in 1910 as a clerk in the superintendent's office in Melville, Saskatchewan. He would join the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1911 in Calgary and was transferred to Lethbridge in 1914. He would work with the CPR for 42 years before retiring in 1956. On December 26, 1914 he married Elsie Van Slyke. Elsie was born in 1889 and passed away in 1963. She was the honourary president of the Handicraft Guild in Lethbridge and a member of the Shrine Auxiliary. They were both survived by their daughter Jean. Jean Keys (McIntosh) was also a member of the Handicraft Guild in Lethbridge. Jean passed away on October 20, 1989 and was survived by her two daughters and one son.
Scope and Content
2018.1070.001 - James and Elsie McIntosh and family newspaper clippings, letters, photography, marriage license, etc. 2018.1070.002 - Jean Keys (McIntosh) and family newspaper clippings, letters, photographs, etc. 2018.1070.003 - Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen motivational booklets
Accession No.
20181070
Collection
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Wladystaw (Walter) Zahorejko fonds

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Date Range
1906-1942
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20101102
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records, over 100 photographic prints
Scope and Content
The papers include authorization papers, travel and immigration documents, baptismal records, work notebook with CPR work and payments, religious calendar, birth control brocher (in Polish, English subtitle) The photographs are predominantly of individuals, presumably family members, some from Pol…
Date Range
1906-1942
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Wladystaw (Walter) Zahorejko
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records, over 100 photographic prints
History / Biographical
Wladystaw (Walter) Zahorejko was born in Zborow area, Poland (now Ukraine) in 1904. He immigrated to Canada with his wife Weronica (Veronica, nee Cyma) in 1927. In a few years they arranged for their son Kazimiers Zahorejko to join them in Canada. In Lethbridge the family lived on 20th Street North with his wife and four children. Wladystaw Zahorejko worked for the CP Rail Company as a CPR section-man from 1934 to 1939. He died as a result of a heart attack while repairing the railway track between Champion & Carmangay, AB on April 28 1939. Aftern his death, his family moved to Coleman.
Custodial History
The papers are found among records of Lethbridge lawyer Arthur Beaumont marked as belonging to Wladyslaw Zahorejko
Scope and Content
The papers include authorization papers, travel and immigration documents, baptismal records, work notebook with CPR work and payments, religious calendar, birth control brocher (in Polish, English subtitle) The photographs are predominantly of individuals, presumably family members, some from Poland. Several photos depict an unidentified work crew in field camp setting, likely CPR workers.
Accession No.
20101102
Collection
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Date Range
1925-1999
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20191096
Physical Description
12 cm of textual records, 34 photographs
Scope and Content
001 Essay Todd Creek School #2968 as I remember it; Education Yesterday and Today 002 Memorabilia - cards, newspaper clippings related to J. Emery school; notebook 003 Class of '58 - R.I. Baker School Coaldale Reunion 1999; St. Martha's Parish 1988 004 School transcripts, certificates, letters of r…
Date Range
1925-1999
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Jennie Emery
Jennie Marie Emery
Jennie M. Emery (nee Heibein)
Physical Description
12 cm of textual records, 34 photographs
History / Biographical
Jennie Emery worked in elementary education for 40 years. She started her teaching career in Pincher Creek area and later taught in Coaldale for over thirty years. She taught mostly Grade 1 and also started the first special education class in the County of Lethbridge. Mrs. Emery was involved with the Coaldale Little Theatre, as an actor and organizer. A new Coaldale elementary school was named after Jennie Emery Elementary School in 1993. Mrs. Emery visited the school regularly, attending Christmas concerts and assemblies. Jennie Emery passed away in 2013. She was 102 years old.
Scope and Content
001 Essay Todd Creek School #2968 as I remember it; Education Yesterday and Today 002 Memorabilia - cards, newspaper clippings related to J. Emery school; notebook 003 Class of '58 - R.I. Baker School Coaldale Reunion 1999; St. Martha's Parish 1988 004 School transcripts, certificates, letters of recommendation, diplomas 005 Honours, awards, non-education certificates 006 Records related to Joan Emery (Joan Johnson), daughter of Jennie Emery 007 School inspection reports (1931-1961) 008 Coaldale Little Theatre - programs, posters, newspaper clipping, etc. 009 Jennie Emery birthday celebrations - cards, memorabilia 010 Photographs
Accession No.
20191096
Collection
Archive
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