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Tuxis Parliament of Alberta 75th Anniversary 1920-1994

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Item
Accession No.
20181042004
Description Level
Item
Creator
Frederick George Holberton
History / Biographical
Frederick George Holberton was born in Lethbridge May 21, 1920. He attended Tuxis Boys’ Parliament in 1939 as a delegate from the Meteor Tuxis Square of First United Church, Lethbridge. His association with the Tuxis Parliament continued when in 1962 he became the first chairman of the alumni Society, a position he held for 7 years. In later years he served as lieutenant-governor. A graduate of Lethbridge schools, Fred became an Assessor with the National Revenue (Taxation) after service in World War II as a Lieutenant with the Canadian Army.
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20181042004
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Western Canada 1934 road map

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Date Range
1934
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
20171009
Physical Description
2 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 80 x 63 cm, folded to 20 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
Map No.4 Saskatchewan and Manitoba Map No.5 British Columbia and Alberta The maps show rivers, lakes, parks, towns, provincial highways, through routes, paved roads, gravel surfaced roads, graded earth roads, unimproved roads, roads that are not likely to be passable in 1934 and airports or seaplan…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1934
Description Level
Item
Creator
Imperial Oil Limited
Physical Description
2 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 80 x 63 cm, folded to 20 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
Map No.4 Saskatchewan and Manitoba Map No.5 British Columbia and Alberta The maps show rivers, lakes, parks, towns, provincial highways, through routes, paved roads, gravel surfaced roads, graded earth roads, unimproved roads, roads that are not likely to be passable in 1934 and airports or seaplane ports. The approximate populatons of cities, towns and village according to the 1931 census are also shown along with mileages between stars.
Notes
The scale of these two maps is about 38 miles to the inch. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. 3 inset maps entitled: "Main connections in the Lake Superior Region" (Scale 1 inch = 100 miles) "Vancouver and vincinity" [sic.] (Scale 1 inch = 4 miles) "Principal highway routes of Canada and the Northern United States" (Scale 1 inch = 200 miles) Text on this map indicates: "Main highway routes between Eastern and Western Canada are indicated in red. When the road from Kenora to Port Arthur and Fort William is completed, an all Canadian route from West to East will be open, utilizing the steamer service between the head of the lakes and Sault Ste. Marie. This map shows main trunk lines only; many other roads have been omitted. Roads under construction are shown." Includes text describing Imperial Oil and related products & services, city indexes to each map and a chart of "Approximate Mileages for Western Canada". Copyright Imperial Products Everywhere in Canada series
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20171009
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 4

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111001
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Winter on the Plains - techniques of survival ((Harold Healy), spending a night at a teepee (Lance Tailfeathers) 2. Bridging Gaps - preserving traditional knowlege (Joe Crowshoe) 3. Native Sports - profile of Shane Peacock, Lethbridge Hurricanes (Bob …
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Winter on the Plains - techniques of survival ((Harold Healy), spending a night at a teepee (Lance Tailfeathers) 2. Bridging Gaps - preserving traditional knowlege (Joe Crowshoe) 3. Native Sports - profile of Shane Peacock, Lethbridge Hurricanes (Bob Loucks); Treaty 7 Native Winter Games in Brocket (Marvin Yellowhorn) 4. Blackfoot Sundance - overview of societies, rituals 5. Profile of first native senator - James Gladstone
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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Public Access
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20161111001
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 5

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111002
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Custodial History
The program includes the following subjects: 1. War Bonnet - the history and importance of the Eagle Bonnet (also called the War Bonnet). Interview with Orton Eagle Speaker, Headdress Maker, where he demonstrates how the bonnets are made. 2. Lady of Song. Buffy Sainte Marie is interviewed and performs several of her well-known compositions. 3. Nation in Transition - adjustment of the Peigan people to modern life after the signing of Treaty 7. Leonard Bastien (Chief), Jerry Potts, Jr., (Director of Economic Development), and Ben Kawaguchi (Education Director) are interviewed. 4. Head Smashed In Buffalo Jump. Obejctives and competition areas in the Buffalo Princess Pageant. (Louisa Crowshoe). Tara First Rider, winner.
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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Public Access
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20161111002
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 7

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111004
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Indian Rodeo. Profile of Richard Biche, Sarcee, rodeo clown. 2. North American Indigenous Games, Edmonton, Alberta. (John Fletcher, Public Relations for the games). (Billy Mills, Olympic Gold Medallist, 1964). 3. Feathers and Beads. Interviews w…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Indian Rodeo. Profile of Richard Biche, Sarcee, rodeo clown. 2. North American Indigenous Games, Edmonton, Alberta. (John Fletcher, Public Relations for the games). (Billy Mills, Olympic Gold Medallist, 1964). 3. Feathers and Beads. Interviews with Gerri Many Fingers and Carol Starlight, fashion designers. 4. Friends of the Bloods (Kainai Chieftainship). History of the Kainai Chieftainship. (Al Fontana, President, Kainai Chieftainship). Interviews with two recipients: Bob Blair, Nova Corporation; Joyce Fairbairn, Senator of Canada.
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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Public Access
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20161111004
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 8

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111005
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Metis Chronicles (Rick Tailfeathers). History and the battle for recognition of the Metis People. (Hugh Dempsey, historian, Glenbow Museum); (Terry Lusty, native journalist). 2. Tipi Traditions (Hank Shade). The design and history of the tipi. (…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Metis Chronicles (Rick Tailfeathers). History and the battle for recognition of the Metis People. (Hugh Dempsey, historian, Glenbow Museum); (Terry Lusty, native journalist). 2. Tipi Traditions (Hank Shade). The design and history of the tipi. (Harold Healy, tipi owner). 3. Kainai (Lance Tailfeathers). Origin and culture of the Kainai, or Blood people.
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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Public Access
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20161111005
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 9

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111006
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Metis Chronicles, part 2. The modern struggle for recognition of the Metis People. (Hugh Dempsey, historian, Glenbow Museum); (Larry De Muelles, President, Metis Association of Alberta). 2. The Collector. Rodney First Rider, antiques collector. 3…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Scope and Content
The program includes the following subjects: 1. Metis Chronicles, part 2. The modern struggle for recognition of the Metis People. (Hugh Dempsey, historian, Glenbow Museum); (Larry De Muelles, President, Metis Association of Alberta). 2. The Collector. Rodney First Rider, antiques collector. 3. Soop Strikes Again. Everett Soop is interviewed regarding his book "I see my tribe is still behind me". 4. Traditional Gambling. Hand games or stick games. (Ben Red Crow).
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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Public Access
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20161111006
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 10

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111007
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Scope and Content
This program includes the following subjects: 1. Siksika. Profile of the Siksika Nation. (Chief Strater Crowfoot). Radio station broadcasting in Blackfoot. (Wade LaFrance). Economic Development. (Reinold Red Crow, Economic Development Officer). 2. Coming Home. Old Sun Museum. (Russell Wrig…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Scope and Content
This program includes the following subjects: 1. Siksika. Profile of the Siksika Nation. (Chief Strater Crowfoot). Radio station broadcasting in Blackfoot. (Wade LaFrance). Economic Development. (Reinold Red Crow, Economic Development Officer). 2. Coming Home. Old Sun Museum. (Russell Wright, Curator). 3. Reservation Rock. Profile of "Kin Rock" a rock and roll band from the Blood Reserve. (Lance Tailfeathers, vocalist).
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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20161111007
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The Buffalo Journal - episode 12

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Date Range
1990
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111009
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Scope and Content
This program includes the following subjects: 1. Singing the Buffalo Blues. Efforts to preserve the plains bison. (Janice Smith, Waterton Lakes National Park). 2. The Action Game. Rodeo photographer Jim Goodstriker. 3. Pow-wow Profiles. Fancy and traditional dancers. (Scotty Many Guns, Luke…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1990
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 25 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
History / Biographical
The Buffalo Journal was a 'news and views' program for Canada's aboriginal people. This was the first program in the series.
Language
English
Scope and Content
This program includes the following subjects: 1. Singing the Buffalo Blues. Efforts to preserve the plains bison. (Janice Smith, Waterton Lakes National Park). 2. The Action Game. Rodeo photographer Jim Goodstriker. 3. Pow-wow Profiles. Fancy and traditional dancers. (Scotty Many Guns, Luke Whiteman, fancy dancers). (Leroy Seth, Nez Perce Nation - traditional dancer). 4. Sacred Places. Chief Mountain, Belly Buttes, Porcupine Hills, tipi rings east of Coaldale.
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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20161111009
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Date Range
1992
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111013
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 14 minutes
Scope and Content
This documentary describes Dutch Elm disease and the efforts being made to prevent it from coming into Alberta. Individuals interviewed are: John Grant, Urban Arborist, City of Calgary. Dr. Jim Holley, Plant Pathologist, Alberta Special Crops and Horticultural Research Centre. Art Tellier, Entomo…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1992
Creator
2 & 7 Lethbridge Television
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 14 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
Language
English
Scope and Content
This documentary describes Dutch Elm disease and the efforts being made to prevent it from coming into Alberta. Individuals interviewed are: John Grant, Urban Arborist, City of Calgary. Dr. Jim Holley, Plant Pathologist, Alberta Special Crops and Horticultural Research Centre. Art Tellier, Entomology Technician, Alberta Special Crops and Horticultural Research Centre. Bashir Jamal, Urban Forester, City of Calgary. Margaret Johnson, Urban Forester, City of Calgary. Todd Reichardt, Insect Abatement Technician, City of Calgary.
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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20161111013
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Blood Lands: A Century Later

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Date Range
1996
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111010
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 24 minutes
Scope and Content
History of land use and availability on the Blood Reserve from earliest days when no one had individual access to the land, to the era of farming and ranching, when only certain families had access to the land. More recently, the band council has sought to develop industry on the reserve to provid…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1996
Creator
Indian News Media
Physical Description
Reel of 1 inch videotape 24 minutes
Physical Condition
Fair
Language
English
Scope and Content
History of land use and availability on the Blood Reserve from earliest days when no one had individual access to the land, to the era of farming and ranching, when only certain families had access to the land. More recently, the band council has sought to develop industry on the reserve to provide jobs to members. (Mark Old Shoes.) (Hugh Dempsey, historian, Glenbow Museum.) (Joe Heavy Head, re trading horses for cattle.) (Steve Mistaken Chief, land researcher.) (Pete Big Head, protester.) (Wallace Many Fingers, former band councillor.)
Notes
A DVD copy is available.
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20161111010
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City of Lethbridge File: Historical/Cultural: Historical Resources in Lethbridge (File 171C)

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Date Range
1977-1993
Description Level
File
Accession No.
20151063
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
- Manuscript "The Old Stafford Ranch House, Riverbottom, Lethbridge", report based on interview with house owner Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gray in 1980. - Lethbridge Public Library Photographic Inventory Project report, by Anne Pariseau, Researcher (1980). The project involved photographing 800 building…
Date Range
1977-1993
Description Level
File
Creator
City of Lethbridge
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
- Manuscript "The Old Stafford Ranch House, Riverbottom, Lethbridge", report based on interview with house owner Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gray in 1980. - Lethbridge Public Library Photographic Inventory Project report, by Anne Pariseau, Researcher (1980). The project involved photographing 800 buildings, structures and sites in Lethbridge - Publication "Interim Guidelines: Historical Resources Impact Assessment, prepared by the Alberta Culture, 1977 - Manuscript "Land Development and Historical Resources Conservation" by staff of Alberta Culture - Manuscript "Historical Resources Designation List (December, 1983)" (includes Lethbridge) - City of Lethbridge Planning Department file "Historical Resources in Lethbridge" (1979-1993) contains policies, inventories and correspondence between the City of Lethbridge and Alberta Culture with regard to preservation of built heritage and designation of historic buildings.
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20151063
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