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Vernon Decoux, Photographer.

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Date Range
1920-2000
Description Level
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Accession No.
20181038
Physical Description
2 black and white photographic prints. 1 sepia photographic print.
Scope and Content
Studio photograph of Vernon Decoux holding a camera. Photograph of Vern Decoux standing beside a highway sign. Studio photograph of Vern Decoux holding a camera on a tripod and surrounded by framed photographs.
Date Range
1920-2000
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
2 black and white photographic prints. 1 sepia photographic print.
History / Biographical
Please refer to fonds 20151020 for a biography of Vern Decoux.
Custodial History
These photographs were the property of Vern's son, Bruce Decoux.
Scope and Content
Studio photograph of Vernon Decoux holding a camera. Photograph of Vern Decoux standing beside a highway sign. Studio photograph of Vern Decoux holding a camera on a tripod and surrounded by framed photographs.
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20181038
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Scene and Heard -- October 2010 -- television program

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Date Range
2010
Description Level
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Accession No.
20161111403
Physical Description
Betamax tape; digital copy available
Scope and Content
City of Angels – musical at Yates – Lethbridge Symphony Broadway Show fundraiser. Comments by Director Fran Rude and Ken Rogers Foreign Film Festival at the LPL – announcements of films The Night of the Kailee – Lethbridge Royal Canadian Legion Pipe Band fundraiser. Comments by David Kaminski and…
Date Range
2010
Description Level
Item
Creator
Global Television Lethbridge
CISA
Physical Description
Betamax tape; digital copy available
History / Biographical
"Scene and Heard" (Scene & Heard) is a non-news regional lifestyle show produced by Global Television and prodcasted in Lethbridge region. The show deals mainly with community events, hosted by Mark Campbell.
Scope and Content
City of Angels – musical at Yates – Lethbridge Symphony Broadway Show fundraiser. Comments by Director Fran Rude and Ken Rogers Foreign Film Festival at the LPL – announcements of films The Night of the Kailee – Lethbridge Royal Canadian Legion Pipe Band fundraiser. Comments by David Kaminski and Brenda Lockmuller. Uncommon Women – University of Lethbridge Theatre. Comments by Director Shelley Scott Trout Unlimited Canada (TUC) – Oldman River Chapter Dinner and Auction, fishery habitat preservation. Comments by Allan Caldwell WomanSpace Resource Centre – financial literacy initiative, fundraiser features Jill Barber, organized by The Geomatic Attic. Comments by Tina Shingoose Fancy Lethbridge Jazz Society – upcoming Herb Hicks Trio with Pat Belliveau at the Ric’s Lounge. Comments by Don Robb
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20161111403
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Scene and Heard -- July 2010 -- television program

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Date Range
2010
Description Level
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Accession No.
20161111404
Physical Description
Betamax tape; digital copy available
Scope and Content
Henderson Lake Playground opening. Comments by Dennis Chinner, RBC Career Fair for students -- Service Canada Centre. Comments by Kim Gurr, Service Canada. Lethbridge Community Program – students learn computers hardware, summer camp. Comments by Jim Campbell Settlers Days Candy Parade in Coalda…
Date Range
2010
Description Level
Item
Creator
Global Television Lethbridge
CISA
Physical Description
Betamax tape; digital copy available
History / Biographical
"Scene and Heard" (Scene & Heard) is a non-news regional lifestyle show produced by Global Television and prodcasted in Lethbridge region. The show deals mainly with community events, hosted by Mark Campbell.
Scope and Content
Henderson Lake Playground opening. Comments by Dennis Chinner, RBC Career Fair for students -- Service Canada Centre. Comments by Kim Gurr, Service Canada. Lethbridge Community Program – students learn computers hardware, summer camp. Comments by Jim Campbell Settlers Days Candy Parade in Coaldale. Comments by John Pollemans, Doreen Lloyd, Vaughn Caldwell and Travis Bakko (Bif Naked Concert) Pet Connection – animal adoption program at the Lethbridge Humane Society Gardens Tour -- Lethbridge Horticultural Society. Comments by B.J Bolton-Gunn and Joan Lauderdale
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20161111404
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Scene and Heard -- June 2010 -- television program

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Date Range
2010
Description Level
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Accession No.
20161111405
Physical Description
Betamax tape; digital copy available
Scope and Content
Ornamental Handmade Rugs – 10,000 Villages. Culture of rug making in Pakistan. Comments by Yousaf Chaman Claresholm Golf Tournament, 9th annual, Bridges Golf Club – fundraiser for the Claresholm and District Health Foundation. Comments by Linda Herbert Pet Connection – animal adoption program at …
Date Range
2010
Description Level
Item
Creator
Global Television Lethbridge
CISA
Physical Description
Betamax tape; digital copy available
History / Biographical
"Scene and Heard" (Scene & Heard) is a non-news regional lifestyle show produced by Global Television and prodcasted in Lethbridge region. The show deals mainly with community events, hosted by Mark Campbell.
Scope and Content
Ornamental Handmade Rugs – 10,000 Villages. Culture of rug making in Pakistan. Comments by Yousaf Chaman Claresholm Golf Tournament, 9th annual, Bridges Golf Club – fundraiser for the Claresholm and District Health Foundation. Comments by Linda Herbert Pet Connection – animal adoption program at the Lethbridge Humane Society Fundraiser concert and guided tour of trees -- Fairfield Gardens Society. Comments by Bob Winter Art Club at St. Francis Junior High School – promotional clip Izabella Orzelski-Konikowski exhibit “Hers” – Bowman Arts Center. Comments by Darcy Logan
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20161111405
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Stewart and Cuell Records.

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Date Range
1918-1958
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191039
Physical Description
12 textual documents. 2 black and white photographic prints. 2 badges.
Scope and Content
Assorted certificates and military service papers related to Cecil Cuell and Carly Stewart. Discharge certificates and other millitary records from the Royal Air Force Canada, the Canadian Army and the Veterans Guard, record of service with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR), night school graduati…
Date Range
1918-1958
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
12 textual documents. 2 black and white photographic prints. 2 badges.
Scope and Content
Assorted certificates and military service papers related to Cecil Cuell and Carly Stewart. Discharge certificates and other millitary records from the Royal Air Force Canada, the Canadian Army and the Veterans Guard, record of service with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR), night school graduation certificate from the Lethbridge Collegiate Institute (LCI). 2 photographs: Roll of Honor, South Calgary Methodist Church, Stewart Family photograph. 2 badges: Lethbridge Maple Leafs, World Amateur Champs, 1951, Calgary Stampede, 75th Anniversary, 1952.
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20191039
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Ainscough Family Records.

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Date Range
1909-1945
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191040
Physical Description
2 cm textual records.
Scope and Content
Photocopies of Woolford information (including the new spur line to Woolford in 1909), military and family history of the Ainscough family, service records of Reed W. Ainscough, service notebook/diary of Reed W. Ainscough.
Date Range
1909-1945
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
2 cm textual records.
Scope and Content
Photocopies of Woolford information (including the new spur line to Woolford in 1909), military and family history of the Ainscough family, service records of Reed W. Ainscough, service notebook/diary of Reed W. Ainscough.
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20191040
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Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). Recreation and History in Southern Alberta.

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Date Range
1874-1960
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20181089
Physical Description
174 black and white photographs Newspaper clippings and summaries
Scope and Content
A set of photographs illustrating RCMP members' participation in curling and social events, as well as historical events in the 1950s. Photographs numbered 20181089001 - 20181089049 have been scanned and each has been described separately in the database. 20181089050 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curl…
Date Range
1874-1960
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
174 black and white photographs Newspaper clippings and summaries
Custodial History
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Scope and Content
A set of photographs illustrating RCMP members' participation in curling and social events, as well as historical events in the 1950s. Photographs numbered 20181089001 - 20181089049 have been scanned and each has been described separately in the database. 20181089050 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, 17 January, 1959. Left to right: J. Belzer, skip; G.K. Simonson, J.M. Campbell, K. Knutsen. 20181089051 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. 20181089052 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Left to right: ?, Butch Welliver, Floyd McLellan, Ray Merrick. 20181089053 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Left to right: Tom Boal, Ken Sutherland. 20181089054 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. At centre: Nels Nergaard. 20181089055 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Left to right: Fred Murray, Ralph Hickey (in dark suit), ?, ?, Ken Sutherland. 20181089056 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Left to right: Gordon Johnson, ?, Mike Demaniuk, Larry Henderson. 20181089057 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Left to right: ?, ?, Inspector Young, Butch Welliver. 20181089058 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Bill Buchanan at centre (shaking hands). 20181059- 20181089061 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Individuals unidentified. 20181089062 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Left to right: ?, ?, Jim Currie, ?, Brian Thorstad. 20181089063 - 20181089067 - Lethbridge Subdivision Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alberta. 15 January, 1960. Individuals unidentified. 20181089068 - Constable Cowman presenting Staff Sergeant W.A. Allan with gift on his transfer to Edmonton. 20181089069-70 - Canadian Legion Hall, Lethbridge. October 6, 1960. Individuals unidentified. 20181089071 - Canadian Legion Hall, Lethbridge. October 6, 1960. Corporal Boal receiving a gift on his transfer to the St. Paul detachment. 20181089072 - Canadian Legion Hall, Lethbridge. October 6, 1960. Corporal Ward presenting Corporal Wright with a gift on his transfer to Edmonton. 20181089073 - A stag at the Lethbridge Armories Sergeant's Mess, October, 1960. Gift presentations to those getting married or leaving the force. Left to right: Constable Simpson, Constable Corson, Constable Giesbrecht (leaving the force), Constable Hutmacher, Inspector P.J. Vaucher O.C. Lethbridge Subdivision; Constable Kusalik, Constable Ellis, Constable Stinson. 20181089074 - December, 1960. Inspector P.J. Vaucher O.C. Lethbridge Subdivision presenting Constable Francis with a marriage gift. 20181089075 - December, 1960. Inspector P.J. Vaucher O.C. Lethbridge Subdivision presenting Constablwe White with a marriage gift. 20181089076 - December, 1960. Inspector P.J. Vaucher O.C. Lethbridge Subdivision presenting Corporal Hacking with a gift on his transfer to Edmonton. 20181089077 - October, 1960. Inspector P.J. Vaucher O.C. Lethbridge Subdivision presenting Sergeant Bradley with a gift on his transfer to Edmonton. 20181089078 - 5th Semi-Annual International Law Enforcement Coordination Conference. Lethbridge, Alberta. May 26, 1959. 20181089079 - Left to right: Staff Sergeant R.L. Welliver, Inspector J.A. Young, O.C. Lethbridge Subdivisiion, Staff Sergeant B. Allan, Staff Sergeant W.A. Allen. 20181089080 - Individual unidentified. 20181089081 - Winners of Inspector Townsend Trophy, R.C.M.Police Lethbrige Sub-Division 2nd annual curling bonspiel, Fort Macleod, Alta, January 21, 1956. K.L. Sutherland, W.P. Becker, J. Pittaway, E.A. Bruch. 20181089082 - Curling Team, January 26, 1956. Left to right: J. Cairney, M. Drake, Skip; J. Gehring, B.T. Pearce, Medicine Hat City Police. 20181089083 - Curling team, 1956. Left to right: I.C. Shank, Insp., Skip; M. Demaniuk, W.G. Neale, W.M. Ogilvie. 20181089084 - Curling Social, 1956. Cpl. Shaw, Cst. Neale, Cpl. Bradley, Cst. Walker, Cst. Haszard, Cst. Petko, Jim Gordon, CPR, Cst. K. Sutherland, Cst. Drake, M.H.C.P., Cst. R.M. Chick, Cpl. T. Boal, Cst. W. Gehring, M.H.C.P., Jos. Ridley, R. Dzikowski, Cst., Cst. D. Cripps, J. Cairney, M.H.C.P. 20181089085 - Curling Social, 1956. Cpl. J. Belzer, Insp. I.C. Shank, O.C. S/D, Cpl. F. Murray, Cst. W.P. Becker, J. Cairney, M.H.C.P., J. Gehring, M.H.C.P., R. Townsend, Sgt. D. McLauchlin, Cst. J.P. Skelton, Cst. K. Knutsen, Cst. J. McDougall, Jim Gordon, CPR, Cpl. R.J. Heppell, Cst. K. Sutherland, Cst. F. Haszard, Cst. B.T. Pearce, M.H.C.P., Cpl. L. Bradley, Cpl. Dickinson. 20181089086 - Curling Team, February 22-23, 1954. Left to right: Cpl. W.W. Petersen, Cpl. Simoneau, Cpl. T. Roach, Cpl. P. Paley, R.C.M.P. 20181089087 - Curling Team, February 22-23, 1954. Left to right: W. Lovelace, T.H. McKim, D. Parker, Jas. Gordon, CPR. 20181089088 - Curling Team, February 22-23, 1954. Left to right: A.M. Stobie, F.C. Dawkins, E.C. Bromley, F. Woods, CPR. 20181089089 - 3 curling tropies. January 22, 1985 20181089090 - Curling team, 1955. Skip, Cst. Sutherland (RCMP), Third, Cst. Owens (Vauxhall Town Police), Second, Cst. Grier (RCMP), Lead, Cst. Cripps (RCMP). 20181089091 - Curling team, 1955. Skip, Cst. Dunlop (Pincher Creek Police), Third, Cst. Howitt (RCMP), Second, Cpl. Murray (RCMP), Lead, Cst. O'Brien (RCMP). 20181089092 - Curling team, 1955. Skip, J. Gordon (CPR Investigator), Third, Cst. Carter (RCMP), Second, Cst. Bradley (RCMP), Lead, Cst. Schmitt (RCMP). 20181089093 - Curling team, 1955. Skip, Cst. Wainwright (RCMP), Third, Cpl. Ogilvie (RCMP), Second, Cst. Haszard (RCMP), Lead, Cst. Tillsley. 20181089094 - Curling team, 1955. Skip, Cst. Drake (Medicine Hat City Police), Third, Cst. Laird (RCMP), Second, Cst. Skelton (RCMP), Lead, Cst. Nergard (RCMP). 20181089095 - 115 - "The Christmas Tree". Children's Christmas Party. December 17, 1955. 20181089116 - Insp. J.A. Young, O.C. Lethbridge Sub/Division. Lethbridge Sub/Division H.Q., October 5, 1959. 20181089117 - 130 - Curling, 1956. Play, social hour, and banquet. 20181089131 - 134 - Alberta Associated Police Bonspiel, February, 1957. 20181089135 - 142 - Lethbridge Sub/Division Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, 1959. 20181089143 - 147 - Curling teams, 1957. 20181089148 - Lethbridge Sub/Division Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, January 17, 1959. J.P. Skelton, W.F.L. Murray, D.P. McLauchlan, R. Townsend, Skip. 20181089149 - Lethbridge Sub/Division Curling Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, January 17, 1959. L - R: A.E. Dickinson, Skip, J. Sereda, J.L.O. Bradley, L.K. Farrell. 20181089150 - 156 - January 26, 1956; a one-day bonspiel held at Fort Macleod for members of RCMP and municipal police forces in southern Alberta. Team photos and awards banquet. 20181089157 - Mrs. Shank, right, and Mrs. McLauchlan, left at the tea given in their honour at the Lethbridge Flying Club on June 26, 1957. 20181089158 - Annual RCMP Sub/Division Ball held at the Lethbridge Flying Club on December 14, 1956. L - R: Insp. I.C. Shank, Mrs. Shank, A/Comm'r. G.B. McClellan, S/Sgy. B. Allan. 20181089159 - Annual RCMP Sub/Division Ball held at the Lethbridge Flying Club on December 14, 1956. L - R: Mr. & Mrs. D. Shackleford, Insp. I.C. Shank, L.D. MacLean, Mrs. Shank, Mrs. MacLean, A/Comm'r G.B. McClellan, S/Sgt. B. Allan. 20181089160 - 176 - Annual RCMP Sub/Division Ball held at the Lethbridge Flying Club on December 14, 1956. 20181089177 - Third Annual Associated Police Curling Bonspiel, Lethbridge, February 22 - 23, 1954, Mayor Shackleford throwing rock. 20181089178 - Inter-Subdivision Bonspiel, Fort Macleod, January 22, 1955. Mayor R. Davis throwing rock.
Accession No.
20181089
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Date Range
1889-1964
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20181046
Physical Description
1.1 m of textual records, 5 photographs
Scope and Content
001: Financial log book (1889-1908) 002: Work day planner for Drumheller Rosedeer Mine (1916-1917) 003: Work day planner for Drumheller Stirling Mine (1917-1918) 004: Work day planner for Drumheller unidentified mine (1918-1919) 005: Work day planner for Drumheller unidentified mine & office (1921)…
Date Range
1889-1964
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Hans Enoch Wight
Physical Description
1.1 m of textual records, 5 photographs
History / Biographical
Hans Enoch Nielson Wight was born July 29, 1889, in Hyrum, Utah, USA. His father was Joseph Moroni Wight, and his mother’s maiden name was Cynthia Elnora Nielson. Joseph was born in 1844 in Hume, New York, and as a seven-year-old travelled west in the year 1851 with his LDS (Mormon) pioneer family. In line with LDS teachings of the time, Joseph became a polygamist and had two wives. Cynthia was his second wife. She was born in Weber County, Utah, in 1860. Hans was the sixth child born to Joseph and Cynthia, but only the second to live past infancy. After his birth, his parents were more successful and brought eight more children into the world, all but one of whom lived to adulthood. In the late 1880s, the LDS Church was sending members north to colonize Southern Alberta, and on June 8, 1891, when Hans was not yet two years old, his parents took their two living children and moved to the brand new community of Cardston, Alberta, snuggled on the edge of the vast, untamed, Canadian prairie. Hans learned to fish and hunt, and even before his teenage years he was an expert marksman. During the day in his father’s blacksmith shop, he learned to be a blacksmith, a wheelwright, and a carpenter, and in the evening he studied books. While finishing high school, he learned to play several instruments. He was a member of the Cardston Military Band. He became a certified machinist, a master electrician, and a licensed plumber. Because he drove a tractor, aborigine friends on the Blood reservation next to Cardston called him Iron Horse. Some remained life-long friends. On August 1, 1908, when nineteen years old, Hans went to Utah to attend Brigham Young College in Logan. He also studied through correspondence courses at the Armour Institute of Technology in Chicago, Illinois, the University of Missouri, and the Alberta Institute of Technology and Art, obtaining degrees in mechanical and electrical engineering. For the first six years of his professional career, he worked for the US Reclamation Service on the St. Mary’s River project in Montana, but he still spent his weekends in Cardston, which was only twenty miles away. On one of these weekends, he met a young lady named Alice McClung from northern Ireland who was a recent convert to the LDS Church. On January 11, 1911, Alice became Mrs. Hans E. Wight. He was not quite 22 years old and she was 20. An aside: Five years later, Hans’s younger brother Eugene married Alice’s younger sister Jenny, and their two families generated double cousins who grew up very close. At that time the LDS Church was constructing a temple in Cardston; it was to be used to perform certain sacred ceremonies, and Hans was offered a job as construction engineer, thus beginning his professional life in Canada. When the main part of the construction was finished, he accepted a position in Drumheller, Alberta, where, as a mine surveyor and master mechanic, he was instrumental in the development of its huge coal resources. He remained in Drumheller ten years. In addition to his mining duties he also taught night classes in mechanical, electrical, and steam engineering. When his family finally left Drumheller, he had three children: Elizabeth (Bessie) who was 14, Marjorie (Marge) who was 7, and Eileen who was 5. To be nearer to the LDS community, he moved his family to Taber, Alberta, in 1926. He had obtained the position of Chief Engineer and Master Mechanic for the Leland Coal Company based in Chicago. He was responsible for all mine maintenance both above and below ground. In addition to its large land holdings and mining operations, Leland Coal supplied the district with electricity. Their electric system was later purchased by the Calgary Power Company, and Hans became involved in extending power lines throughout Southern Alberta as well as in building power and light systems for its towns. Soon he relocated to Lethbridge, Alberta. However, his Calgary Power Company job required that he be away from home too much, so he resigned and accepted a position at the newly constructed Lethbridge Government Grain and Storage Elevator. In 1935, Hans campaigned for the new Social Credit Party and was elected Member of the Alberta legislative assembly (MLA) for Lethbridge by a landslide. In 1937, he resigned under pressure. Someone was leaking sensitive political information to the Lethbridge Herald, and Social Credit leadership suspected him (probably correctly). He moved to Calgary and became Chief Engineer of the Hudson’s Bay Company’s Calgary department store where he remained until World War II. In 1941 Hans left the Hudson’s Bay Company and enlisted at the rank of Pilot Officer in the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). He had hoped to work on the Alaskan Highway as an engineer, but was instead deployed to air bases across the Prairie Provinces and Newfoundland where he was charged with maintaining and constructing airbase facilities. At the same time, he was often assigned to organize recreation and entertainment for the airmen. He was released from active duty with the rank of Flight Lieutenant in February, 1945, and moved to Bremerton, Washington, where he was hired as an electrical engineer repairing American ships, mostly destroyers, damaged in Pacific Ocean warfare. He performed this work until the Japanese surrender. Then he moved to Salt Lake City, Utah. Hans was 55 years old when he returned to the USA, and he remained there the remainder of his life working as surveyor, city engineer, construction engineer, and city manager in cities throughout northern Utah. He also lived in Los Angeles where he was employed in the development of the San Clemente Island Missile Base for the US military. He died in Salt lake City, Utah on October 12, 1965, at 76 years of age, leaving behind his wife Alice and their three daughters. Although only the oldest daughter married, she had seven children, and those children now have over one hundred descendants. The biography is compiled by Howard Shafer, Grandson based on the following sources EXPERIENCES OF CYNTHIA ELNORA NIELSEN WIGHT from her diaries and journals: 1890 to 1943, edited by Alice W. Terry; A LIFE OF SERVICE: HANS ENOCH NIELSON WIGHT as revealed through his diaries and by his family, edited by Marjorie Wight and Eileen Wight; BACKWARD GLANCES: Stories of and by our Wight ancestors, compiled by Eileen Wight and Marjorie Wight A more detailed biography is found in file 20181046052
Scope and Content
001: Financial log book (1889-1908) 002: Work day planner for Drumheller Rosedeer Mine (1916-1917) 003: Work day planner for Drumheller Stirling Mine (1917-1918) 004: Work day planner for Drumheller unidentified mine (1918-1919) 005: Work day planner for Drumheller unidentified mine & office (1921) 006: Day planner in Drumheller (1921-1922) 007: Day planner in Drumheller (1922-1923) 008: Day planner in Drumheller (1923) 009: Day planner in Drumheller but planner days are not all filled in (1924) 010: Bundle of daily calendar pages (1924-1925) 011: Bundle of daily calendar pages (1925-1926) 012: Bundle of daily calendar pages (1926-1927) 013: Journal with daily entries (1927-1930) 014: Scrapbook of newspaper cutouts talking about the Social Credit party during Wright’s time as MLA till the fall of the Social Credit party (1935-1938) 015: Diary (1931) 016: Handmade diary and a handmade planner (1932) 017: Handmade diary (1933) 018: Diary (1934) 019: Diary (1935) 020: Diary (1936) 021: Diary (1937) 022: Diary with a couple pages torn from the front (1937-1938) 023: Diary (1939) 024: Travel Journal: Journal written till page 45 then it goes blank and then writing on page 194-195 (1939-1942) 025: Diary (1940) 026: Diary (1941) 027: Diary (1942) 028: Diary (1943) 029: Diary (1944) 030: Diary (1945) 031: Diary (1946) 032: Diary with Utah stamp (1947) 033: Diary with Utah stamp (1948) 034: Diary with Utah stamp (1949) 035: Diary with Utah stamp (1950-1952) 036: Diary with Utah stamp (1952) 037: Day Planner not that much is written in the entries (1953) 038: Diary (1953) 039: Account book (1954-1957) 040: Diary four stamps on the first page from Utah, Alberta, Washington, and Oregon (1954) 041: Diary (1955) 042: Diary (1956) 043: Diary (1957) 044: Diary (1958) 045: Diary (1959) 046: Diary (1960) 047: Diary (1961) 048: Diary (1962) 049: Diary (1963) 050: Diary stops writing on May 6 (1964) 051: 5 photographs of H.E. Wight and family 052: Biography of H.E. Wight
Accession No.
20181046
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Canadian Doukhobor Society fonds

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Date Range
1927-2003
Accession No.
20181029
Physical Description
52 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
001: Correspondence, programs, postcards, etc. 002: Journal in Russian (1973-1974) 003: Government information, financial information, etc. 004: Government information, statute, correspondence, etc. 005: Ledger (1991-1999) 006: Ledger (1996-2007) 007: Government information 008: Financial statement…
Date Range
1927-2003
Fonds No.
Fonds
Creator
Canadian Doukhobor Society
Physical Description
52 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
The Canadian Doukhobor Society (CDS) was established in Salmo, B.C on January 1, 1967. Their aim was the unification of all Doukhobor on the basis of Doukhobor principles. The organization supported and promoted learning of Russian language, its own distance learning system, periodicals dealing with Doukhobor education and culture. The Doukhobors emigrated from Russia in the late 19th century. The Doukhobors originally settled in Saskatchewan and later branched into British Columbia. In 1915-17, the Christian Community of Universal Brotherhood established a new colony of 13,500 acres near the towns of Cowley and Lundbreck in Alberta on the main southern line of the Canadian Pacific Railway. The Alberta settlement was an important transit centre for production of grains, vegetables and hay for the horse logging and orchard operations in B.C., and for the natural advantage of stock raising. The Doukhobor that lived in South-western Alberta came from the British Columbia settlements.
Scope and Content
001: Correspondence, programs, postcards, etc. 002: Journal in Russian (1973-1974) 003: Government information, financial information, etc. 004: Government information, statute, correspondence, etc. 005: Ledger (1991-1999) 006: Ledger (1996-2007) 007: Government information 008: Financial statements (1996-2003) 009: Membership lists, notes, etc. 010: Statute and correspondence 011: Government information 012: Ledger (1960-1990) 013: Address notebook 014: Intermarriage workshop (1996) 015: Correspondence, bingo license, newsletter article, etc. 016: Correspondence in Russian (1927-1931) 017: Address notebook 018: Membership lists 019: Fund information, correspondence, minutes, etc. 020: Government information, financial statements, etc. 021: Correspondence, newsletters, agendas, etc. 022: Photocopies of national archive records and correspondence 023: Toil and Peaceful Life: Spiritual Perseverance and the Doukhobor Way by Aaron Hamilton Essay 024: Minutes, financial statements, correspondence, etc. 025: Newsletters, minutes, correspondence, etc. 026: Minutes, newsletters, correspondence, etc. 027: Newsletters and speeches 028: Membership list, correspondence, agendas, etc. 029: Correspondence, minutes, newsletters, etc. 030: Membership list A-Q 031: Membership list R-Z, Inactive members 032: Correspondence, newsletters, etc. 033: Minutes, correspondence, newsletters, etc. 034: Correspondence, minutes, financial statements, etc. 035: Minutes, correspondence, suggested reading list, etc. 036: Correspondence, newsletters, etc. 037: Correspondence, agendas, newsletters, etc. 038: Doukhobor Centennial Information, includes information pamphlets, 1967-1999 039: Inter-Marriage Workshop: flyers, correspondences, surveys, etc., 1996 040: 1997 minutes, grant application, surveys, advertisements, etc. 1997-2004. 041: Membership and application forms, 1985-2009 042: Correspondence, letters on membership fees, new/potential Society members, etc., 1992-2009 043: Sample financial statements and statements of account, 1997-2009.
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20181029
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Soil survey report of proposed Aetna Irrigation Project

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Date Range
1940-1945
Material Type
Manuscript
Accession No.
19731710001
Physical Description
Typed report
Scope and Content
Office copy Dr. J. Newton written in pencil on the 12-page report Soil classification legend to accompany Aetna Soil Report also included (3 pages)
Material Type
Manuscript
Date Range
1940-1945
Physical Description
Typed report
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Office copy Dr. J. Newton written in pencil on the 12-page report Soil classification legend to accompany Aetna Soil Report also included (3 pages)
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19731710001
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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.
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20101102
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Kananaskis/Seebe - Camp 130

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033033
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of Kananaskis/Seebe camp 130. Two POW's walking through the camp. Rail track running through the side of the camp and some white buildings shown. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Kananaskis/Seebe camp 130. Two POW's walking through the camp. Rail track running through the side of the camp and some white buildings shown. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033033
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Kananaskis/Seebe-Camp 130 during the winter

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033034
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of Kananaskis/Seebe camp 130 during the winter. Four POW's walking through the camp with jackets and hats.Sandbags and hay in the middle of the white buildings. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Kananaskis/Seebe camp 130 during the winter. Four POW's walking through the camp with jackets and hats.Sandbags and hay in the middle of the white buildings. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033034
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Loading logs on the caterpillar logging truck

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033035
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Logs getting loaded by crane onto a logging truck during the winter. POW's making sure logs are positioned right on the logging truck (caterpillar). Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Logs getting loaded by crane onto a logging truck during the winter. POW's making sure logs are positioned right on the logging truck (caterpillar). Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033035
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German POW's grouped for pictures in uniform

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033038
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
German POW's in uniforms grouped together for pictures. Number 216 on the bottom left. Uniforms with birds on the collar patches indicates airforce. Lighter uniforms indicate Afrika Korps. Dark uniforms indicate army. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge …
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
German POW's in uniforms grouped together for pictures. Number 216 on the bottom left. Uniforms with birds on the collar patches indicates airforce. Lighter uniforms indicate Afrika Korps. Dark uniforms indicate army. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033038
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German POW's grouped for pictures in uniform

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033040
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
German POW's in uniforms grouped together for pictures. Number A504 on the bottom left. Uniforms with birds on the collar patches indicates airforce. Lighter uniforms indicate Afrika Korps. Dark uniforms indicate army. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge…
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
German POW's in uniforms grouped together for pictures. Number A504 on the bottom left. Uniforms with birds on the collar patches indicates airforce. Lighter uniforms indicate Afrika Korps. Dark uniforms indicate army. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033040
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German POW Acrobatic Team In Lethbridge Camp 133

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033039
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Prisoner of war acrobatic team in Lethbridge camp 133. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Prisoner of war acrobatic team in Lethbridge camp 133. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033039
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German POW Soccer Team In Lethbridge Camp 133

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033041
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Prisoner of war soccer team in Lethbridge camp 133. Numer 1134 on the bottom left. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Prisoner of war soccer team in Lethbridge camp 133. Numer 1134 on the bottom left. Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033041
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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033042
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Lethbridge camp 133 band. Numer A697 on the bottom left. On both sides of the stage there are Reichsadlers (Imperial Eagles). Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Lethbridge camp 133 band. Numer A697 on the bottom left. On both sides of the stage there are Reichsadlers (Imperial Eagles). Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033042
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Lethbridge Camp 133 Band Leske

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Date Range
1941-1945
Accession No.
P20181033043
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Scope and Content
Lethbridge camp 133 band. Word on the front of the band is LESKE. Numer A695 on the bottom left. On both sides of the stage there are Reichsadlers (Imperial Eagles). Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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Date Range
1941-1945
Creator
Horty Hairerirle
Physical Description
Black and White Photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The owner of the album, Horty Hairerirle was Gefreiter Service Heer (first rank after completion of basic training, OR-2 on the NATO rank scale) during WWII in Wehrmacht Heer.
Scope and Content
Lethbridge camp 133 band. Word on the front of the band is LESKE. Numer A695 on the bottom left. On both sides of the stage there are Reichsadlers (Imperial Eagles). Picture is part of the album of Horty Hairerirle who was a POW in the Lethbridge Camp 133.
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P20181033043
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