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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
Accession No.
20171009
Collection
Archive
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Education Crossroads - television program

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Date Range
1989
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111118
Physical Description
1" tape 24 min
Scope and Content
The program is about the history of education on the Bloods reserve and gaining local control of their education system. Pier De Paola- Education Coordinator speaks about keeping the education in reserves not moved to outside towns or cities. Leo Fox- Principle of Levern Elementary School talks abo…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1989
Description Level
Item
Creator
2&7 Lethbridge Television Television; Blood Tribe Education Board
Physical Description
1" tape 24 min
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
A DVD copy is available.
Scope and Content
The program is about the history of education on the Bloods reserve and gaining local control of their education system. Pier De Paola- Education Coordinator speaks about keeping the education in reserves not moved to outside towns or cities. Leo Fox- Principle of Levern Elementary School talks about the need for a bigger school. Roger Engelbracht- Principal of Stand-Off Elementary School talks about making the quality of teaching and learning better. Jenny Fox- Registrar at Red Crow College talks about the opening of the college at the reserve and the advantages of staying in the reserve.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20161111118
Collection
Archive
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