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Air Force Association of Canada: Special Recognition Poster

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Date Range
1949-1994
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20191083003
Physical Description
1 mm of textual records
Scope and Content
Poster of the Air Force Association of Canada: 51st Annual Charter Night- With Special Recognition for all 702 Wing Past Presidents.
Date Range
1949-1994
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 mm of textual records
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Poster of the Air Force Association of Canada: 51st Annual Charter Night- With Special Recognition for all 702 Wing Past Presidents.
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20191083003
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Date Range
1962
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Accession No.
20191083119
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
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Al Sparks - boxer. On the back it reads: "BOXING COLLECTION of G. L. ALLISON Boxer Al Sparks".
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Date Range
1962
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Al Sparks - boxer. On the back it reads: "BOXING COLLECTION of G. L. ALLISON Boxer Al Sparks".
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20191083119
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Broder's Canadian Champions

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Date Range
1961
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Accession No.
20191083016
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Team picture of the Broder's, 1961 Canadian Champions. Back row: Harry Blacker, Don McClain, Ken Larson, Glen Ennis, Barry Forest, Bob Bradley, Gord Fester, Al West, Doug Terry. Front row: Bobby Broder, Lloyd Harris, Pete Vanderhilt, Stan Broder, Jack Lilja, Hal Brown, Bob Hamilton, Logan Tait, Bob…
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Date Range
1961
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Team picture of the Broder's, 1961 Canadian Champions. Back row: Harry Blacker, Don McClain, Ken Larson, Glen Ennis, Barry Forest, Bob Bradley, Gord Fester, Al West, Doug Terry. Front row: Bobby Broder, Lloyd Harris, Pete Vanderhilt, Stan Broder, Jack Lilja, Hal Brown, Bob Hamilton, Logan Tait, Bob Emery.
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20191083016
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Bus Murdoch and Jimmy McLarnin boxing

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Date Range
1957-1966
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191083109
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Bus Murdoch and Jimmy McLarnin boxing.
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Date Range
1957-1966
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Bus Murdoch and Jimmy McLarnin boxing.
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20191083109
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Captain Annie Hurst - Salvation Army

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Date Range
1989
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191083135
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Captain Annie Hurst of the Salvation Army. On the back, it reads: "Captain Annie Hurst 1898".
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Date Range
1989
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Captain Annie Hurst of the Salvation Army. On the back, it reads: "Captain Annie Hurst 1898".
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20191083135
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Carmen Basilio, Glen Dempsey, Jack Lakie - boxing

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Date Range
1967
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Accession No.
20191083090
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
The caption on the back of the photographic print reads: "Carmen Basilio stops a wicked left hook from Glen Dempsey. Jack Lakie is the referee. Lethbridge Feb. 1967."
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Date Range
1967
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
The caption on the back of the photographic print reads: "Carmen Basilio stops a wicked left hook from Glen Dempsey. Jack Lakie is the referee. Lethbridge Feb. 1967."
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20191083090
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Date Range
1956
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Accession No.
20191083123
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
The Country Capers band. Left to Right: Joe Horbozes?, Eddie Potts, Remo Baceda, Shirley Potts, Sharon Potts, Donn Petrak?, Herb Vrano?, abd CJLH Announcer Don Slade?. One member of the band is unidentified.
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Date Range
1956
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
The Country Capers band. Left to Right: Joe Horbozes?, Eddie Potts, Remo Baceda, Shirley Potts, Sharon Potts, Donn Petrak?, Herb Vrano?, abd CJLH Announcer Don Slade?. One member of the band is unidentified.
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20191083123
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Ed Davis and Mr. Purdy - Eaton's

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Accession No.
20191083437
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Ed Davis and Mr. Purdy - Eaton's, Part 9/65. Mr. Ed Davis, Eaton's Store Manager, congratulates Mr. Purdy on his retirement as they speak together during what is believed to be Mr. Purdy's last day at Eaton's.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Ed Davis and Mr. Purdy - Eaton's, Part 9/65. Mr. Ed Davis, Eaton's Store Manager, congratulates Mr. Purdy on his retirement as they speak together during what is believed to be Mr. Purdy's last day at Eaton's.
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20191083437
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Date Range
1950?
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Accession No.
20191083103
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Eddie LeBaron, boxer.
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Date Range
1950?
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Eddie LeBaron, boxer.
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20191083103
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Eileen Espheter, Buck Rogers, Harold Norlin Present 'Community Chest Award' - Eaton's

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Accession No.
20191083491
Physical Description
1 6x8" black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Eileen Espheter, Buck Rogers, Harold Norlin Present 'Community Chest Award' - Eaton's, Part 63/65. Harold Norlin holds the plaque as Eileen Espheter and Buck Rogers present the Eaton's 'Community Chest Award' to an unidentified man. The photographic print is believed to…
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 6x8" black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Eileen Espheter, Buck Rogers, Harold Norlin Present 'Community Chest Award' - Eaton's, Part 63/65. Harold Norlin holds the plaque as Eileen Espheter and Buck Rogers present the Eaton's 'Community Chest Award' to an unidentified man. The photographic print is believed to have originally been printed in the Eaton's Store Newsletter, "Chinook Winds".
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20191083491
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Hegan's Retirement Party: II - Eaton's

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Accession No.
20191083459
Physical Description
1 5x7" black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Hegan's Retirement Party: II - Eaton's, Part 31/65. Mr. Hegan admires a gift at his retirement party. Mrs. Hegan sits on the far right.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 5x7" black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Hegan's Retirement Party: II - Eaton's, Part 31/65. Mr. Hegan admires a gift at his retirement party. Mrs. Hegan sits on the far right.
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20191083459
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Hegan's Retirement Party: III - Eaton's

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Accession No.
20191083492
Physical Description
1 5x7" black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Hegan's Retirement Party: III - Eaton's, Part 64/65. Mrs. Hegan gets congratulated at what is believed to be Mr. Hegan's retirement party from the Eaton's company. Mr. Hegan sits on the left of the presenter.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 5x7" black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Hegan's Retirement Party: III - Eaton's, Part 64/65. Mrs. Hegan gets congratulated at what is believed to be Mr. Hegan's retirement party from the Eaton's company. Mr. Hegan sits on the left of the presenter.
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20191083492
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Date Range
1953
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Accession No.
20191083104
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Lethbridge Boxing Club, Part 1/2. A group of young men training at the boxing club. On the back it reads: "Jan /53 BOXING COLLECTION of G. L. ALLISON".
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Date Range
1953
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Lethbridge Boxing Club, Part 1/2. A group of young men training at the boxing club. On the back it reads: "Jan /53 BOXING COLLECTION of G. L. ALLISON".
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20191083104
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Date Range
1953
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Accession No.
20191083105
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Lethbridge Boxing Club, PArt 2/2. Photographic print shows all the young men who are members/train at the Lethbridge Boxing Club. On the back it reads: "BOXING COLLECTION of G. L. ALLISON".
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Date Range
1953
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Lethbridge Boxing Club, PArt 2/2. Photographic print shows all the young men who are members/train at the Lethbridge Boxing Club. On the back it reads: "BOXING COLLECTION of G. L. ALLISON".
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20191083105
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Lethbridge "Y" Aces - Basketball Champions

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Date Range
1930-1982
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191083056
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Lethbridge "Y" Aces Alberta Senior Basketball Champions 1930. Back row (L. to R.): Bud McKillop, Hod Seamans (Mgr. & Coach), Bobby Dunlop, Geo. Young. Middle row (L to R): Scott Sinclair, Cliff Mitchell, Ted Radley, Stan Howard. Bottom: Tom Green.
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Date Range
1930-1982
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Lethbridge "Y" Aces Alberta Senior Basketball Champions 1930. Back row (L. to R.): Bud McKillop, Hod Seamans (Mgr. & Coach), Bobby Dunlop, Geo. Young. Middle row (L to R): Scott Sinclair, Cliff Mitchell, Ted Radley, Stan Howard. Bottom: Tom Green.
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20191083056
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Date Range
1889-2018
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20181070
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2018.1070.001 - James and Elsie McIntosh and family newspaper clippings, letters, photography, marriage license, etc. 2018.1070.002 - Jean Keys (McIntosh) and family newspaper clippings, letters, photographs, etc. 2018.1070.003 - Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen motivational booklets
Date Range
1889-2018
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
McIntosh Family
History / Biographical
James "Jimmy" McIntosh was born in 1888 in Brandon, Manitoba and died on November 10, 1961. He was involved with the Grand Trunk Railway from 1907 before joining the Canadian Northern Railway in 1908 as a member of the audit department and would join the Grand Trunk Railway again in 1910 as a clerk in the superintendent's office in Melville, Saskatchewan. He would join the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1911 in Calgary and was transferred to Lethbridge in 1914. He would work with the CPR for 42 years before retiring in 1956. On December 26, 1914 he married Elsie Van Slyke. Elsie was born in 1889 and passed away in 1963. She was the honourary president of the Handicraft Guild in Lethbridge and a member of the Shrine Auxiliary. They were both survived by their daughter Jean. Jean Keys (McIntosh) was also a member of the Handicraft Guild in Lethbridge. Jean passed away on October 20, 1989 and was survived by her two daughters and one son.
Scope and Content
2018.1070.001 - James and Elsie McIntosh and family newspaper clippings, letters, photography, marriage license, etc. 2018.1070.002 - Jean Keys (McIntosh) and family newspaper clippings, letters, photographs, etc. 2018.1070.003 - Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen motivational booklets
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20181070
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Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: I - Eaton's

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Accession No.
20191083439
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: I - Eaton's, Part 11/65. Mr. Davis and Mr. Purdy toast to the Purdy's retirement from the Eaton's store during their retirement party.
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Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: I - Eaton's, Part 11/65. Mr. Davis and Mr. Purdy toast to the Purdy's retirement from the Eaton's store during their retirement party.
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20191083439
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Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: IV - Eaton's

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Accession No.
20191083449
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: IV - Eaton's, Part 21/65. Mr. and Mrs. Purdy are congratulated by Mr. Davis at their retirement party.
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Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: IV - Eaton's, Part 21/65. Mr. and Mrs. Purdy are congratulated by Mr. Davis at their retirement party.
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20191083449
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Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: V - Eaton's

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Item
Accession No.
20191083450
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: V - Eaton's, Part 22/65. Mr. Ed Davis, Eaton's Store Manager, flips through old photographs of the Eaton's staff at Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's retirement party. Mr. Purdy sits beside Mr. Davis.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's Retirement Party: V - Eaton's, Part 22/65. Mr. Ed Davis, Eaton's Store Manager, flips through old photographs of the Eaton's staff at Mr. and Mrs. Purdy's retirement party. Mr. Purdy sits beside Mr. Davis.
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20191083450
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Mr. Davis' 45th Anniversary at Eaton's - Eaton's

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Item
Accession No.
20191083438
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. Davis' 45th Anniversary at Eaton's - Eaton's, Part 10/65. Mr. R. J. Hegan presents a gift to Mr. Ed Davis, congratulating him on 45 years of service at Eaton's, and his retirement from the store. Mr. Davis celebrates his 45th anniversary working for the Eaton's comp…
  1 image  
Description Level
Item
Creator
Garry Allison
Physical Description
1 8x10” black and white photographic print
History / Biographical
Garry Allison was born in Lethbridge in 1940. During his career, he served as the Sports Editor of the Lethbridge Herald, as well as the District Editor, City Editor and finished his journalism career as the Outdoors Editor. He worked fulltime in the Herald's Sports department in 1974 after working in the Printing Department. Allison was an avid rodeo fan and spent much of his career covering local rodeos throughout Southern Alberta, beginning in the mid-1960s until his retirement in 2002. He received numerous awards for his coverage of rodeos, high school sports and the outdoors, including the Max Bell Memorial Award for outstanding coverage of amateur sports in Alberta. Because of his achievements in Southern Alberta sports, he was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and the Lethbridge Sports Hall of Fame. Allison was heavily involved in the local community, including coaching the high school girls’ basketball in Coalhurst and Winston Churchill for ten years. Family was a central priority to Garry Allison: he and his wife, Mary, were married for 55 years and had cared for foster children for 32 years.
Scope and Content
Presentations/Retirements - Mr. Davis' 45th Anniversary at Eaton's - Eaton's, Part 10/65. Mr. R. J. Hegan presents a gift to Mr. Ed Davis, congratulating him on 45 years of service at Eaton's, and his retirement from the store. Mr. Davis celebrates his 45th anniversary working for the Eaton's company, and his upcoming retirement. The photographic print is believed to have originally been printed in the Eaton's Store Newsletter, "Chinook Winds".
Accession No.
20191083438
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