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Date Range
1925-2006
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20111023
Physical Description
0.19 m of textual records
Scope and Content
2011023/001 Three booklets of poems 2011023/002 Map of Alberta 1952 2011023/003 Piano recital program June 2000; fashion show and tea program May 1998; descriptive pamplet of Lethbridge Herald [no date]; playbill of Pajama Game August 1969; International Dance Program February 1967; Anne Campbell S…
Date Range
1925-2006
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Betty Purkis
Physical Description
0.19 m of textual records
History / Biographical
Betty Thompson Purkis was born in on a farm near Thorpe, Washington. She came to Canada and Alberta with her parents Marion and Lottie Thompson and siblings in 1920 at the age of four. Betty grew up on a farm 2 miles south of Coaldale and took her education in the Coaldale Consolidated School. After graduation she went into teaching and held postions in country schools at Plain Butte, McMahon, Hardieville, Passburg in the Crowsnest Pass and Pincher City [Pincher Station]. Her musical ability was used in many school and community events. She married Lloyd Purkis in 1940 and they settled and raised their four children in Pincher Creek before moving to Lethbridge in 1956. To supplement the family income she taught piano in her home in Pincher Creek and Lethbridge from 1942 to her retirement in 1995. Extending her musical interests, she was a member of the Lethbridge Symphony Association Board for many years and enjoyed the yearly Lethbridge Community Band concerts.Betty was involved in many aspects of the Southminister United Church - choir, C.G.I.T, Tuesday Evening Women's Group, Trusteeship from the early 1960s until her death in 2009.
Scope and Content
2011023/001 Three booklets of poems 2011023/002 Map of Alberta 1952 2011023/003 Piano recital program June 2000; fashion show and tea program May 1998; descriptive pamplet of Lethbridge Herald [no date]; playbill of Pajama Game August 1969; International Dance Program February 1967; Anne Campbell Singers Program February 1974 2011023/004 Salvation Army Centennial music program May 1998; United Church service program August 1977; Centennial of First Japanese in Canada program 1977; Coaldale United Church Cornerstone dedication June 1961; typed history of Lethbridge Central Church of Christ 2011023/005 Obituaries and funeral programs 2011023/006 Mosaic of Miracles [brief manuscript] June 1973; United Church programs 1956; 1958; 1975; 1978; 1984 2011023/007 Sermon 1987; agenda for United Church Women 25th anniversary, 1987; sermon [no date]; Annual report for Southminster United Church 2006 2011023/008 Writings of Howard Y. Kennedy 2011023/009 Certificate of Appreciation 2004 2011023/010 Southminster United Church rosters 1983; 1986; 1994; 1997; 2001; 2004; 2008 2011023/011 The Chinook [yearbook of Calgary Normal School] 1934-1935 2011023/012 Olds School of Agricultural 1933-1934 2011023/013 Lethbridge Music Club programs 1967, 1968; Lethbridge Symphony Concert Programs 2001-2009 2011023/014 Lethbridge Musical Theatre Programs [various years 1970-2005] 2011023/015 Manuscript: The School Teacher by Trish Purkis 2006 2011023/016 Alberta Women’s Institue Girls Club 1933, 1935-1938, 1941 2011023/017 Canadian Girls in Training (CIGT) handbooks 1925, 1930, 1952; Mother and Daughter banquet programs 1961, 1965, 1967, 1968 [two prgroams with no date]; CGIT Affiliation Service 1960-1961; Lanyard Ceremony; Graduation Ceremony 1959; song sheet 1961; U of L playbill: A Little of This & A Little of That 2005 2011023/018 CJOC Dan’s Diary, Volume 3; Remembrance Day Programs 1980, 1982, 1983-1985, 1990, 1992, 1994-1995
Accession No.
20111023
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Criminal investigation: a prctical textbook for magistrates, police officers, and lawyers ...

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/library2840
Author
Adam, John Collyer
Publisher
Sweet & Maxwell
Edition
3rd edition
Material Type
Book
Material Type
Book
Author
Adam, John Collyer
Edition
3rd edition
Place
London
Publisher
Sweet & Maxwell
Publication Date
1934
Physical Description
xviii, 586 p. : ill.; 26 cm.
Subjects
Criminal investigation
Call Number
HV 8073 G87 1934
Collection
Library
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The Day the Bicycles Disappeared

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/descriptions28282
Date Range
[197-]
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055138
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 15 minutes
Scope and Content
This film is intended to educate children about how to ride a bicycle safely.
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
[197-]
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 15 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
This film is intended to educate children about how to ride a bicycle safely.
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055138
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Date Range
1976
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055136
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 14 minutes
Scope and Content
This film is intended to educate people from Grade 6 to adult about the rules of pedestrian safety.
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1976
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 14 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
This film is intended to educate people from Grade 6 to adult about the rules of pedestrian safety.
Notes
The film is intended for an audience from Grade 6 to adult.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055136
Collection
Archive
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Date Range
1957
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055130
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 20 minutes
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety.
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1957
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 20 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety.
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children from 5 to 10 years of age.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055130
Collection
Archive
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Date Range
1958
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055131
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 20 minutes
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety. The vignettes incluse "Winky the Traffic Light" and "The Yellow Raincoat".
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1958
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 20 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety. The vignettes incluse "Winky the Traffic Light" and "The Yellow Raincoat".
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children from 5 to 10 years of age.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055131
Collection
Archive
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Date Range
1959
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055132
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 20 minutes
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety. The vignettes include "Squeaky and the Playmates", "Billy's New Tricycle", "Peter the Pigeon" and "Timothy the Turtle".
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1959
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 20 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety. The vignettes include "Squeaky and the Playmates", "Billy's New Tricycle", "Peter the Pigeon" and "Timothy the Turtle".
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children from 5 to 10 years of age.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055132
Collection
Archive
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Date Range
1960
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055133
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 18 minutes
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety. The vignettes include "Horseplay", "The Secret of the Pushbutton", " Otto's Surprise" and "Otto Goes Ice Skating".
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1960
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 18 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
Cartoon vignettes featuring the character Otto the Auto, who teaches children various aspects of pedestrian safety. The vignettes include "Horseplay", "The Secret of the Pushbutton", " Otto's Surprise" and "Otto Goes Ice Skating".
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children from 5 to 10 years of age.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055133
Collection
Archive
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Rural planning and development, a study of rural conditions and problems in Canada

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/library2135
Author
Adams, Thomas
Material Type
Book
Material Type
Book
Author
Adams, Thomas
Place
Ottawa
Publication Date
1917
Subjects
Rural development - Canada
Call Number
HN 110 29 C62 1917
Collection
Library
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Date Range
1976
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055128
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 15 minutes
Scope and Content
The film instructs children in the 'See and Be Seen' rules of pedestrian safety.
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1976
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 15 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
The film instructs children in the 'See and Be Seen' rules of pedestrian safety.
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children from about 6 to 10 years of age.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055128
Collection
Archive
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Your School Safety Patrol

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/descriptions28305
Date Range
1974
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19971055162
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 18 minutes
Scope and Content
The film "tells about the importance of school safety patrols. It sets out the patollers dutys [sic] and responsibilities, with emphasis on being alert."
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1974
Creator
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Physical Description
1 16 mm colour film Running time: 18 minutes
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Custodial History
This film was used by the Lethbridge City Police in their public education programs.
Scope and Content
The film "tells about the importance of school safety patrols. It sets out the patollers dutys [sic] and responsibilities, with emphasis on being alert."
Notes
The film is intended for an audience of children involved with the safety patrol.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19971055162
Collection
Archive
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