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1996 Alberta Winter Games Society Fonds

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Date Range
1993-1996
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
ca. 50 cm of textual records. -- 2 videorecordings.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of minutes of the Board of the 1996 Alberta Winter Games Society, minutes of Board committees, policies and procedures, correspondence, event schedules, promotional material, and subject files pertaining to fundraising, promotion, donors, and organization of affiliated arts and l…
Date Range
1993-1996
Fonds
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society
Physical Description
ca. 50 cm of textual records. -- 2 videorecordings.
History / Biographical
In November 1993, the City of Lethbridge submitted a bid to the Alberta Sport Council to host the 1996 Alberta Winter Games. A group of seven people, including two employees of the City of Lethbridge, formed the Bid Committee which organized the 1996 Alberta Winter Games Society. Dr. Gary Bowie became chairman of the Society for the duration of its existence from 1993 to 1996.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of minutes of the Board of the 1996 Alberta Winter Games Society, minutes of Board committees, policies and procedures, correspondence, event schedules, promotional material, and subject files pertaining to fundraising, promotion, donors, and organization of affiliated arts and literary activities. Includes videotapes of the opening ceremonies and segments acknowledging major sponsor.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
File list available.
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Name Access
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society
Collection
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Diversity and Immigration - Oral History Interviews

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Accession No.
20151076
Physical Description
28 video recorded interviews on DVD
Scope and Content
The interview participants include Tom McKenzie, Lil Radley, Roy Pogorzelski, John Pogorselski, Elma Guinto, Sue Oguchi, Sarah Amies, Jeanne Michna, Yoanes Ajak, Rhoel Galang, Reshma Paul, Jainta and Padam Sharma Dhakal, Marcela Hawkins, Jawad Aboucha, Betty Castillo Lopez, Faizan Ahmed, Sophie Mar…
Parallel Title
Diversity and Immigration - Documentation Project
Creator
Galt Museum & Archives
Physical Description
28 video recorded interviews on DVD
History / Biographical
Video-recorded interviews collected as part of the documentation project "Changing Places: Diversity and Immigration." The interviews were conducted in preparation for the Changing Places: Diversity and Immigration Exhibit at the Galt Museum and Archives.
Scope and Content
The interview participants include Tom McKenzie, Lil Radley, Roy Pogorzelski, John Pogorselski, Elma Guinto, Sue Oguchi, Sarah Amies, Jeanne Michna, Yoanes Ajak, Rhoel Galang, Reshma Paul, Jainta and Padam Sharma Dhakal, Marcela Hawkins, Jawad Aboucha, Betty Castillo Lopez, Faizan Ahmed, Sophie Mary Osaya, Adut Kureng, Anthony (Tony) Horvath, Louis and Thao Luu The signed interview agreement forms are located in a textual records file 20151076 (year-end box)
Accession No.
20151076
Collection
Archive
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Map of part of the Athabasca River : To illustrate Dr. R. Bell's exploration

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
20131045001
Physical Description
1 map : col. ; 120 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: From 109 - 113 degrees Longitude West from Greenwich and from the 55th Parallel to the 59th Parallell. Shows location of: Towns, forts and landforms.
Material Type
Map
Creator
A.S. Cochrane
Physical Description
1 map : col. ; 120 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: From 109 - 113 degrees Longitude West from Greenwich and from the 55th Parallel to the 59th Parallell. Shows location of: Towns, forts and landforms.
Notes
Scale 8 miles to 1 inch Nat. Scale 1:506,880 Geological and Natural History Survey of Canada. Alfred R.C. Selwyn, L.L.D., F.R.S., Director Compiled and drawn by A.S. Cochrane Assistant Topographer. Report 1882-84, pages 1cc to 37 cc. NOTE: The Clearwater River and Lake Athabasca are taken from unpublished track-surveys, made in 1881, by A.S. Cochrane; the remainder of the map being from track-surveys by Dr. R. Bell. Geological Notes from 1 to 30 appear along the sides of the map - corresponding numbers appear on the map itself. The Burland Lith. Co. Montreal.
Accession No.
20131045001
Collection
Archive
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Muse News - Monthly Newsletter of the Sir Alexander Galt Museum

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Date Range
1988-1997
Accession No.
20121032
Physical Description
textual records
Scope and Content
Chinook - May '89; About the Festival of Christmas - Dec '89; Christmas Concert - Dec '92; History of Christmas Cards - Dec '91; City Police - Sept '91; Coffee Shops and Restaurants within 5 min of Museum - Sept '92; Canadian Coulee. Poem by Linda Pearce - June '93; What is a Coulee? Poem by Emma J…
Date Range
1988-1997
Creator
Galt Museum & Archives
Physical Description
textual records
History / Biographical
Muse News is a monthly newsletter published by the Sir Alexander Galt Museum. The newsletter consisted of the following sections: address from the Museum Co-ordinator/Curator, anouncement of events, description of current exhibits, and articles on local history.
Scope and Content
Chinook - May '89; About the Festival of Christmas - Dec '89; Christmas Concert - Dec '92; History of Christmas Cards - Dec '91; City Police - Sept '91; Coffee Shops and Restaurants within 5 min of Museum - Sept '92; Canadian Coulee. Poem by Linda Pearce - June '93; What is a Coulee? Poem by Emma Johnson - April '93; Coulee - July '92; Coulees, How They Came to Be. Poem by Florence Butler - March '93; Coulees. Poem by Jane Dalziel - Feb '93; Counters - Nov '89; Curling Stones - Jan '91; Dinosaur at Daybreak. Poem by Leona Flim - May '93; Dolls - Apr '91; Samuel S. Dunham - Jun '89; Easter Bonnets - Mar '91; Easter: History and Symbols - Mar '89; Easter Gift Giving - Mar '91; Edmonton Commercial Cards - Jan '92; Henrietta Louise Edwards (Muir) - Sep '89; Evolution of Canada's Electoral System - Apr '92; Family Album - Feb '92; Family Day - Nov '91; The Origins of Father's Day - Jun '91; New Fire Hall - Sep '91; Fire Hall #1 - Sep '91; Choosing a National Flag - Jul '90; The Origin of Our Flag - Jul '91; Fort Whoop-Up - Apr '89; Fortune Eggs - Mar '91; Galt Hospital - July '89; Alexander and Elliot Galt - Jul '90; Galt Company Hospital - Feb '89; Sir Alexander Galt - Jul '89; Lethbridge Galt Hospital - Architect - Sep '89; Galt Rehabilitation Centre - Jul '89; Germal POWs in Canada - Mar'94; Ghost Stories at the Galt - Oct '92; Ghosts at the Galt - May '93; Christian Gibson - May '91; Glass Diary Bottles - Apr '91; Greed Wooded Cell Door - Sep '91; Groundhog Day or Candlemas (February 2) - Feb '92; Gurney Museum - Mar '92; Ione Harris - Feb '92; Harvest Home - Oct '91; Heritage and the Horses - Jul '91; Highlanders (113th Oversees Battallion) - Nov '91; Albert Hing - Oct '93; Historical Society Spring Tour - May '91; Hodson's Locomotive's Bud - Dec '91; Hoofprints & Hitchingposts - Jul '91;Hospitals - M.N. July'89; Huges, Katerine - March '90; Humpty Dumpty Circus - Dec. '90; Hunting in southern Alberta - Oct.'91; January - The Name - Jan. '93; Japanaese Paper cutting Kiri E. - April '89; Alex Johnston - April '90; Dr. Alex Johnston - April '90; Kainia Chieftainship- Feb. 90; Kemppainen, Henry - June '91; Kessler, A Tribute to Reg - May'94; Kissess, why do x's stand for kissess-Feb '92; Kymograph Machine - Sept. '93; Lacrosse in early Lethbridge - August '92; Latter Day Saint Art - June '90; Lethbridge how the city developed - Aug.'89; Liberals - April '89; Lieutenant Govenor Laird - Aug '90; Link Trainer - Nov. '90; Livingstone, Robert - May '94;Mary Gregory Decoration Feb. '94; Matrioska Dolls - Feb. 94; Mayor's Council Chair - March '91; McClung Nellie Letitia (Mooney) Sept. '89; McCready Tom (Camera Collection) - Sept '89;McKinney Lousie (Crumpy) Sept. '89; Medalta Pottery - May '84; Michaels, William & Martha - Aug. '91; Militia Lethbridge and the - May'93; Miners, Alberta: A Tribute - June '93; Model Railway Toys - Dec '93; Mother's Day - May '93; Mounted Police History of - Oct '90; Museum Week - May '90; Museum Day - May 92; Museum Day International - May'93; Music in the Military - Nov. '91; N.W.M.P. - July '89; Names Index - Sept '90; New Year's Eve Ball, Lethbridge's first - Jan.'93; New Year history of the celebration - Jan. '90; Newprint Facts - April '91; Nicholas Sheran - April '89; Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden - May '92; Nortgh Western Coal & Navigation Company Limited - July '89; Nuts for Nutcrackers - Nov. '93; O Canada, our national anthem - July '91; Office Management - Oct. '90; One-Room School House - Sept'92; Ornaments, Old-time - Dec '93; Page, Percy - Jan '92; Paintings of historical Lethbridge - Aug. '89; Palekh Art - Jan'94;Parlby, Irene (Maryat) - Sept'89; Percussive pick machine on wheels - Jan.'89; Percy Plain Woman - Two Gun - Sept '90; Persons Case - March ;92; Phonographic Disc - May '90; Pinic, the origin of the word - July '91; Pioneer Policing in southern Alberta - Mach '94; Pioneer Christmas Tree - Dec'90; Player Piano - Dec '91; Prairie medicine wheels - Nov '92; Pairie coulee - Sept '90; Print a salute to a - Nov. '93; Pysanky, the Art of - March '94; Quill to Fax - Oct. '99; Quilt Search - March '93; Quilts, a history of Alberta - Oct. '89; Quilts - Oct '92; Radio - March '89; Rivers Old Man and the Belly - March'89; Roundup - The Last Great - March '90; Saddle - March ;92; Saint Valentinews' Day - Feb. '91; Saint Peter - April '94; Scottish Tartans, History of - Jan '92; Seal of the Corporation -April '1992; Senators - April '89; Short, William H.O. - Sept. '91; Side-saddle, the Lady and her - May '92; Snare Drum - Nov '91; Snowmaiden, Legend of the - Feb. '92; Spectacles - June '90; Stafford Family, William - Feb.'92; Stafford, William - July '89;Stained Glass 11 - July '93; Stained Glass, history of - May '91; Stewart, John Stewart - Oct. ;93; Sweat Lodge Ceremony - Aug '93; The Famous Five - Sept. '89; Theatre Lethbridge - March '94; Tom Three Persons - April' 93; Tourist Guide to Lethbridge, The Galt Museum - Sept '92; Toy TraIn, Evolution of the - Dec '91; Treaty Number 7 - Aug. '90; Tysmbaly - July '93; Ukrainian Immigrants to Canada - Nov '91; Umbrella - June'92; Ursenbach, Mrs Jessie R. - Sept.'93; Valentines Day Card - Feb. '89; Velocipede Car - Jan. '89; Volunteer Profile - Aug'89; Volunteers (Call for) - Aug. '89; Voting, Changes in the process - April '92; War - 20th AntiTank Battery - Aug. '89; Watch repair shop - Sept'91; Westbrook, James & Harold - Oct. '89; Westbrook Barbershop Pole - March '93; Whiffletree Harmness - April '94; Winchester Rifles - Oct. '91; Women in the military - Nov. '89; Wood. Legacy in - April' 94;
Accession No.
20121032
Collection
Archive
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PROBUS Club of Lethbridge

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Date Range
2012-2-19
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20191034
Physical Description
9 cm of textual records, 6 photographs
Scope and Content
2019.1034/001: Listing of PROBUS Club membership 2013/14-2019, and listing of Board Executive members 2011/12-2019. Photographs of Board Executive members, 6 photographs, 2013/14-2017/18. 2019.1034/002: Miscellaneous collection of PROBUS Constitution, Press Releases from 2016-2019, and Topics/Speak…
Date Range
2012-2-19
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
PROBUS Club of Lethbridge
Physical Description
9 cm of textual records, 6 photographs
History / Biographical
The Lethbridge PROBUS Club was established in 1997, with its formative meeting taking place in September and its first official meeting taking place October 23, 1997 at Ericksen’s Restaurant. The Rotary Clubs of Lethbridge helped to establish the club and sent the initial invitations to retired or semi-retired individuals in Lethbridge. A PROBUS (an abbreviation of PROfessional and BUSiness) club is meant for retired and semi-retired individuals who have had “some measure of responsibility in any field of endeavor”. Meetings are meant to be held monthly and regular outings are planned, with the goal of bringing retired people together to socialize. The Club has invited multiple speakers from around the area for educational opportunities. Speakers have included Belinda Crowson, from the Galt Museum & Archives in 2014 who spoke on local Lethbridge history, and retired Lethbridge City Police Chief, John Middleton-Hope, who spoke on his work as an international consultant in 2013. Members also enjoy local tours, such as the
Scope and Content
2019.1034/001: Listing of PROBUS Club membership 2013/14-2019, and listing of Board Executive members 2011/12-2019. Photographs of Board Executive members, 6 photographs, 2013/14-2017/18. 2019.1034/002: Miscellaneous collection of PROBUS Constitution, Press Releases from 2016-2019, and Topics/Speakers for 2015-March 2019. 2019.1034/003: Meeting Minutes for monthly meetings; including all Executive, General, and Annual Meetings, from September 2012-March 2019. 2019.1034/004: PROBUS Club of Lethbridge Newsletters, October 2013-March 2019.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
File list available.
Accession No.
20191034
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Name Access
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society
Collection
Archive
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