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Preliminary map of a portion of the district of Alberta showing canadian irrigation surveys during 1894 : Sheet No. 1

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Date Range
1894
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736211005
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 81 x 62 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settl…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1894
Creator
Department of the Interior Topographical Surveys Branch
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 81 x 62 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settlement; Sarcee Indian Reserve; Blackfoot Indian Reserve Shows location of: Radnor, Millward, Kananaskis, Morley, Mitford, Cochrane, Jumping Pond, Springbank, Priddis, Millarville, Lineham, Tindastoll, Penhold, Innisfail, Bowden, Olds, Didsbury, Carstairs, Crossfield, Airdrie, Beddington, Calgary, Midnapore, Shepard, Pine Creek, Harrisboro, Davisburg, DeWinton, Grierson, Panima, Brice, Dewdney, High River, Edwell, Kneehill Valley, Langdon, Cheadle, Strathmore, Dunbow, Gladys, Namaka, Strangmuir, Agency, railways, coulees, reservoirs, canals, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches included), township and range numbers, fifth meridian line References includes: Lines levelled over, profiles of which are on record; permanent bench marks; points where streams were gauged; canals and ditches constructed; canals and ditches projected; surveyed puplic (public) highways; trails. Includes bench mark elevations, which are marked in red on map. Contains an indication in red that: Eastern Slope of the Rocky Mountains and foot-hill country to be mapped from future phototopographical Surveys
Notes
Scale 4 miles to an inch Compiled and drawn from Irrigation and Dominion Lands Surveys by Arthur. O. Wheeler. D.L.S assisted by Jas H. Ridgeway Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 5 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Department of the Interior. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1894 which originally was part of the "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1895". Similar map at 19736212009
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Preliminary map of a portion of the district of Alberta showing canadian irrigation surveys during 1894 : Sheet No. 1

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Date Range
1894-1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212009
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 76 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settl…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1894-1896
Creator
Department of the Interior Topographical Surveys Branch
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 76 x 61 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settlement; Sarcee Indian Reserve; Blackfoot Indian Reserve Shows location of: Radnor, Millward, Kananaskis, Morley, Mitford, Cochrane, Jumping Pond, Springbank, Priddis, Millarville, Lineham, Tindastoll, Penhold, Innisfail, Bowden, Olds, Didsbury, Carstairs, Crossfield, Airdrie, Beddington, Calgary, Midnapore, Shepard, Pine Creek, Harrisboro, Davisburg, DeWinton, Grierson, Panima, Brice, Dewdney, High River, Edwell, Kneehill Valley, Langdon, Cheadle, Strathmore, Dunbow, Gladys, Namaka, Strangmuir, Agency, railways, coulees, reservoirs, canals, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches included), township and range numbers, fifth meridian line References includes: Lines levelled over, profiles of which are on record; permanent bench marks; points where gauge rods have been placed; points where streams were gauged; canals and ditches constructed; canals and ditches located; canals and ditches projected; surveyed puplic (public) highways; trails. Includes a Schedule of Bench Mark Elevations, which are marked in red on map. Contains an indication in red that: Eastern Slope of the Rocky Mountains and foot-hill country to be mapped from future phototopographical Surveys
Notes
Scale 4 miles to an inch Compiled and drawn from Irrigation and Dominion Lands Surveys by Arthur. O. Wheeler. D.L.S Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior Revised to 1st May 1896 This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English) Similar map at 19736211005
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Preliminary map of a portion of the district of Alberta showing canadian irrigation surveys during 1894 : Sheet No. 2

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Date Range
1894-1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212011
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 78 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: International Border to High River and Pekisko to Chincoulee Lake (Range 2 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 18 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 1 to Township 18) Shows areas entitled: Peigan Indian Reserve, Peigan Timber Reserve, Blood Indian Reserve and Blood Timber Reserve Sho…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1894-1896
Creator
Department of the Interior Topographical Surveys Branch
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 78 x 61 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: International Border to High River and Pekisko to Chincoulee Lake (Range 2 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 18 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 1 to Township 18) Shows areas entitled: Peigan Indian Reserve, Peigan Timber Reserve, Blood Indian Reserve and Blood Timber Reserve Shows location of: Pekisko, High River, Cayley, Nanton, Lyndon, New Oxley, Pincer Creek (Pincher Creek), Fishburn, Yarrow, Stavely, Claresholm, Leavings, Macleod, Mountain View, Ft. Kipp, Slide-out, Stand-off, Cardston, Colles, Lethbridge, Whoop-up, Sterling, NWMP Res., Agency, railways, coulees, reservoirs, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches and forks included) References includes: Lines levelled over, profiles of which are on record; permanent bench marks; points were guage rods have been placed; points where streams were gauged; canals and ditches constructed; canals and ditches located: canals and ditches projected; surveyed puplic (public) highways; trails. Includes a Schedule of Bench Mark Elevations, which are marked in red on map. Contains an indication in red that, "Eastern Slope of the Rocky Mountains and foot-hill country to be mapped from future phototopographical Surveys" and "Porcupine Hills to be mapped from future photographical Surveys".
Notes
Scale 4 miles to an inch Compiled and drawn from Irrigation and Dominion Lands Surveys by Arthur. O. Wheeler. D.L.S Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior Revised to 1st May 1896 This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English) Similar map at 19736211006
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19736212011
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Date Range
1944
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20191031001
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Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south.
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Date Range
1944
Description Level
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Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south.
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20191031001
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Date Range
1944
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20191031002
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Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Examples of mid 1940s cars can be seen parked on the side of the road.
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Date Range
1944
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Examples of mid 1940s cars can be seen parked on the side of the road.
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20191031002
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Date Range
1944
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20191031003
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Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south.
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Date Range
1944
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south.
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20191031003
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1944
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20191031005
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Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Unidentified child in foreground.
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Date Range
1944
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Artur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton oon September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Unidentified child in foreground.
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20191031005
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Date Range
1944
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20191031006
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Boy Scout troop marching in Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Knox Church in background on the right.
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Date Range
1944
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Boy Scout troop marching in Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Knox Church in background on the right.
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20191031006
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Dog sitting on snow covered sidewalk at 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1945-1946
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031007
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Rex the dog sitting outside Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1945-1946
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Rex the dog sitting outside Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
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20191031007
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Portrait of Walter Cuell, age 5

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Date Range
1935-1936
Description Level
Item
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20191031008
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Portrait of Walter Langrish Cuell (1931 - 2017) when he was 5 years old.
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Date Range
1935-1936
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Portrait of Walter Langrish Cuell (1931 - 2017) when he was 5 years old.
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20191031008
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Children playing in orange crate

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Date Range
1930
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20191031009
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell, 1 year old (Left) and Dorothy Cecile Cuell, 3 years old (right) playing in an orange crate in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1930
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Dorothy Cecile Cuell was the second child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. She was born November 8, 1927 and later married Donald Fox. Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell was the third child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 5, 1929 and later married Georgia Chugg.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell, 1 year old (Left) and Dorothy Cecile Cuell, 3 years old (right) playing in an orange crate in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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20191031009
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Date Range
1929
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20191031010
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Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell being held by Violet (Beaton) Cuell on the porch of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1929
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Violet Ann (Beaton) Cuell (1900-1992) was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and immigrated to Lethbridge with her mother and siblings in 1912 to join her father who had come over in 1906. She worked a clerk with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in Lethbridge before her marriage to Cecil Cuell in 1925. Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell was the third child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 5, 1929 and later married Georgia Chugg.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell being held by Violet (Beaton) Cuell on the porch of 316 - 15 street south.
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20191031010
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Date Range
1944
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20191031004
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Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Knox Church in background on the right.
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Date Range
1944
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Victory Parade along 4 avenue south. Knox Church in background on the right.
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20191031004
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Grandmother holding child

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Date Range
1928
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031011
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Scope and Content
Emily (Langrish) Cuell holding her granddaughter Dorothy Cuell in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1928
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Dorothy Cecile Cuell was the second child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. She was born November 8, 1927 and later married Donald Fox.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Emily (Langrish) Cuell holding her granddaughter Dorothy Cuell in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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20191031011
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Date Range
1931
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20191031012
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Violet (Beaton) Cuell holding her son Walter Langrish Cuell in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1931
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Violet Ann (Beaton) Cuell (1900-1992) was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and immigrated to Lethbridge with her mother and siblings in 1912 to join her father who had come over in 1906. She worked a clerk with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in Lethbridge before her marriage to Cecil Cuell in 1925. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Violet (Beaton) Cuell holding her son Walter Langrish Cuell in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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20191031012
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Date Range
1931
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20191031013
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Violet (Beaton) Cuell holding her son Walter Langrish Cuell in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1931
Description Level
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Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Violet Ann (Beaton) Cuell (1900-1992) was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and immigrated to Lethbridge with her mother and siblings in 1912 to join her father who had come over in 1906. She worked a clerk with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in Lethbridge before her marriage to Cecil Cuell in 1925. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Violet (Beaton) Cuell holding her son Walter Langrish Cuell in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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20191031013
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Violet Cuell sitting at kitchen table

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Date Range
1930
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20191031014
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Violet (Beaton) Cuell sitting at kitchen table in 316 - 15 street south. Cecil Cuell was experimenting with double exposure technique to create this image.
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Date Range
1930
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Violet Ann (Beaton) Cuell (1900-1992) was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and immigrated to Lethbridge with her mother and siblings in 1912 to join her father who had come over in 1906. She worked a clerk with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in Lethbridge before her marriage to Cecil Cuell in 1925.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Violet (Beaton) Cuell sitting at kitchen table in 316 - 15 street south. Cecil Cuell was experimenting with double exposure technique to create this image.
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20191031014
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George Cuell sitting in backyard of 316-15 street south

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Date Range
1930s
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20191031015
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George Cuell, Cecil's father, sitting in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south while visiting from Calgary.
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Date Range
1930s
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Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
George Cuell, Cecil's father, sitting in the backyard of 316 - 15 street south while visiting from Calgary.
Accession No.
20191031015
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Barbara Cuell standing beside a lake in Waterton National Park

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Date Range
1952
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031016
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
Barbara Ann Cuell (14) standing beside a lake in Waterton National Park during a family trip.
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Date Range
1952
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Barbara Ann Cuell was the sixth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. She and her twin brother, Barry John Cuell, were born July 13, 1938 and later she married Carlton Stewart.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Barbara Ann Cuell (14) standing beside a lake in Waterton National Park during a family trip.
Accession No.
20191031016
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Christmas tree in living room of Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1940
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031017
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
Christmas tree in living room of Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
  1 image  
Date Range
1940
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Christmas tree in living room of Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031017
Collection
Archive
Images
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