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Date Range
1937 - 1940
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191128010
Physical Description
bw photo
Scope and Content
Photo of Mr and Mrs. D. Hay with their daughters Nan and Marion.
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Date Range
1937 - 1940
Description Level
Item
Creator
Frank Shippobotham
Physical Description
bw photo
History / Biographical
Frank Shippobotham was born on October 31, 1914 in Lethbridge Alberta to C.C.R. Shippobotham and Margaret (nee Campbell) Shippobotham. Frank was the second son of three. He had an Older brother Douglas and a younger brother, Victor. He was an amateur photographer, a member of the Orange Lodge and Scouts Canada, as well as St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Shippobotham enlisted with the 2- 20th Antitank Battery in 1928/1929 and served with them during the interwar years through into the Second World War. Unfortunately a bout of polio as a child left him with a weakened left arm and leg. This affected his ability to serve actively overseas during the war. During his military career he served at Camp Shilo in Manitoba, Camp Sarcee in Calgary and here in Lethbridge at the barracks training new officers and gunners for service overseas and working in Stores. He attained the rank of Quartermaster Sargeant. In June of 1942, Frank married Garnette Lillian Gamble and the couple had one son, Robert Howard, born to them on March 18, 1943. Polio also affected his employment options after his military career. He ended up working various odd jobs like Canadian Western Hardware and St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Frank Shippobotham died on September 12, 1979 of a heart attack at the age of 66 and is buried in Mountainview Cemetery in the field of honour.
Custodial History
Photographed by Frank Shippobotham and kept in the Shippobotham Family.
Scope and Content
Photo of Mr and Mrs. D. Hay with their daughters Nan and Marion.
Accession No.
20191128010
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Exterior view of 427 - 12 St. A North

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Date Range
1937 - 1940
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191128011
Physical Description
bw photo
Scope and Content
Exterior view looking south from 5th Avenue North towards 427 - 12 St. A North. The house was built in 1909. The Shippobotham family moved into the residence in 1925 and lived there until Frank's widow, Garnette, passed away in 2009 and the family sold the home.
  1 image  
Date Range
1937 - 1940
Description Level
Item
Creator
Frank Shippobotham
Physical Description
bw photo
History / Biographical
Frank Shippobotham was born on October 31, 1914 in Lethbridge Alberta to C.C.R. Shippobotham and Margaret (nee Campbell) Shippobotham. Frank was the second son of three. He had an Older brother Douglas and a younger brother, Victor. He was an amateur photographer, a member of the Orange Lodge and Scouts Canada, as well as St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Shippobotham enlisted with the 2- 20th Antitank Battery in 1928/1929 and served with them during the interwar years through into the Second World War. Unfortunately a bout of polio as a child left him with a weakened left arm and leg. This affected his ability to serve actively overseas during the war. During his military career he served at Camp Shilo in Manitoba, Camp Sarcee in Calgary and here in Lethbridge at the barracks training new officers and gunners for service overseas and working in Stores. He attained the rank of Quartermaster Sargeant. In June of 1942, Frank married Garnette Lillian Gamble and the couple had one son, Robert Howard, born to them on March 18, 1943. Polio also affected his employment options after his military career. He ended up working various odd jobs like Canadian Western Hardware and St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Frank Shippobotham died on September 12, 1979 of a heart attack at the age of 66 and is buried in Mountainview Cemetery in the field of honour.
Custodial History
Photographed by Frank Shippobotham and kept in the Shippobotham Family.
Scope and Content
Exterior view looking south from 5th Avenue North towards 427 - 12 St. A North. The house was built in 1909. The Shippobotham family moved into the residence in 1925 and lived there until Frank's widow, Garnette, passed away in 2009 and the family sold the home.
Accession No.
20191128011
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View of 427 - 12 St. A North Backyard

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Date Range
1937 - 1940
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191128012
Physical Description
bw photo
Scope and Content
View of the backyard and one of the converted tank planters at 427 - 12 St. A North. The house was built in 1909. The Shippobotham family moved into the residence in 1925 and lived there until Frank's widow, Garnette, passed away in 2009 and the family sold the home.
  1 image  
Date Range
1937 - 1940
Description Level
Item
Creator
Frank Shippobotham
Physical Description
bw photo
History / Biographical
Frank Shippobotham was born on October 31, 1914 in Lethbridge Alberta to C.C.R. Shippobotham and Margaret (nee Campbell) Shippobotham. Frank was the second son of three. He had an Older brother Douglas and a younger brother, Victor. He was an amateur photographer, a member of the Orange Lodge and Scouts Canada, as well as St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Shippobotham enlisted with the 2- 20th Antitank Battery in 1928/1929 and served with them during the interwar years through into the Second World War. Unfortunately a bout of polio as a child left him with a weakened left arm and leg. This affected his ability to serve actively overseas during the war. During his military career he served at Camp Shilo in Manitoba, Camp Sarcee in Calgary and here in Lethbridge at the barracks training new officers and gunners for service overseas and working in Stores. He attained the rank of Quartermaster Sargeant. In June of 1942, Frank married Garnette Lillian Gamble and the couple had one son, Robert Howard, born to them on March 18, 1943. Polio also affected his employment options after his military career. He ended up working various odd jobs like Canadian Western Hardware and St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Frank Shippobotham died on September 12, 1979 of a heart attack at the age of 66 and is buried in Mountainview Cemetery in the field of honour.
Custodial History
Photographed by Frank Shippobotham and kept in the Shippobotham Family.
Scope and Content
View of the backyard and one of the converted tank planters at 427 - 12 St. A North. The house was built in 1909. The Shippobotham family moved into the residence in 1925 and lived there until Frank's widow, Garnette, passed away in 2009 and the family sold the home.
Accession No.
20191128012
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Date Range
1949-1953
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20131020
Physical Description
6 digital photographs
Scope and Content
6 photographs depicting Judy Robins as a child with her family
Date Range
1949-1953
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Judy Robins
Physical Description
6 digital photographs
History / Biographical
Judy Lea Robins (Amundson) 1945 - 2018 Judy Robins was born in Lethbridge to Helen and Chester Robins on June 14, 1945 and spent her childhood and young adult life attending LCI and Business College. Judy moved to Calgary following Business College to begin a long successful career with CIBC. She started the Cash Management group and would later retire from CIBC World Markets. In her retirement, Judy returned home to Lethbridge. She began scrapbooking, card making, she was a member of the Lethbridge Historical Society.
Scope and Content
6 photographs depicting Judy Robins as a child with her family
Accession No.
20131020
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