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Date Range
1905
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19694915000
Physical Description
34 x 49 cm. Black and white oval oversize portrait (retouched with charcoal/pastels)
Scope and Content
Portrait of James Sheran, cousin of Nicholas Sheran and his sister Marcella Sheran McFarland.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1905
Physical Description
34 x 49 cm. Black and white oval oversize portrait (retouched with charcoal/pastels)
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
James Sheran arrived in Lethbridge in 1886 and managed the Sheran Mine until 1888. Refer to the newspaper clipping file "People: Sheran Family" for biographical information about the Sheran Family.
Scope and Content
Portrait of James Sheran, cousin of Nicholas Sheran and his sister Marcella Sheran McFarland.
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Date Range
[1900]
Description Level
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Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19730128001
Physical Description
12.4 x 20.2 cm. Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Portrait of James Sheran.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1900]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
12.4 x 20.2 cm. Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
James Sheran was a cousin of Nicholas Sheran.
Scope and Content
Portrait of James Sheran.
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19730128001
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Date Range
1900
Description Level
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Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19730128002
Physical Description
12.4 x 20.2 cm. Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Portrait of Mrs. Kate Sheran.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1900
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
12.4 x 20.2 cm. Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
James Sheran was a cousin of Nicholas Sheran.
Custodial History
1964
A HOYANO
Scope and Content
Portrait of Mrs. Kate Sheran.
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19730128002
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William Stafford And Nicholas Sheran

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Date Range
1870 -1900
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19861078022
Physical Description
20.3 x 25.4 cm. 2 Black and white copy prints.
Scope and Content
Portrait of Nicholas Sheran left and William Stafford mounted together on a captioned display mount.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1870 -1900
Physical Description
20.3 x 25.4 cm. 2 Black and white copy prints.
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The photos formerly hung in the main hallway of the City Hall, located at 910 4th Avenue South. They were donated together with the set of photos of the mayors (P19861078001-20-GP)
Scope and Content
Portrait of Nicholas Sheran left and William Stafford mounted together on a captioned display mount.
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19861078022
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Portrait Of Mazie Sheran Kenny

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Date Range
1888-1910
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19991042006
Physical Description
12.6 x 17.7 cm Black and white copy print
Scope and Content
Full length portrait of Mazie Sheran Kenny.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1888-1910
Description Level
Item
Creator
Photographer Crabb
Physical Description
12.6 x 17.7 cm Black and white copy print
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Thomas Kevin was a pioneer of Lethbridge. He was born in Lacrosse, Wisconsin in 1863 and came to Lethbridge in 1887. He was the 2nd dispatcher for the Alberta Railway and Irrigation Company rising to the position of Superintendent. He was a promoter of sports games especially lacrosse and baseball in the town. Mr. Kevin was also a charter member of the Chinook Club.
Custodial History
The photograph was in a photo album originally the property of the donor's grandparents Thomas D. Kevin and Albertine (Begin) Kevin.
Scope and Content
Full length portrait of Mazie Sheran Kenny.
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19991042006
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Mazie Sheran Kenny At The Piano

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Date Range
1888-1910
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19991042007
Physical Description
12.6 x 17.7 cm Black and white copy print
Scope and Content
Photgraph of Mazie Sheran Kenny at the piano.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1888-1910
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
12.6 x 17.7 cm Black and white copy print
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Thomas Kevin was a pioneer of Lethbridge. He was born in Lacrosse, Wisconsin in 1863 and came to Lethbridge in 1887. He was the 2nd dispatcher for the Alberta Railway and Irrigation Company rising to the position of Superintendent. He was a promoter of sports games especially lacrosse and baseball in the town. Mr. Kevin was also a charter member of the Chinook Club.
Custodial History
The photograph was in a photo album originally the property of the donor's grandparents Thomas D. Kevin and Albertine (Begin) Kevin.
Scope and Content
Photgraph of Mazie Sheran Kenny at the piano.
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19991042007
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Mazie Sheran Kenny At The Piano

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Date Range
1888-1910
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19991042008
Physical Description
17.7 x 12.6 cm Black and white copy print
Scope and Content
Photgraph of Mazie Sheran Kenny playing the piano.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1888-1910
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
17.7 x 12.6 cm Black and white copy print
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Thomas Kevin was a pioneer of Lethbridge. He was born in Lacrosse, Wisconsin in 1863 and came to Lethbridge in 1887. He was the 2nd dispatcher for the Alberta Railway and Irrigation Company rising to the position of Superintendent. He was a promoter of sports games especially lacrosse and baseball in the town. Mr. Kevin was also a charter member of the Chinook Club.
Custodial History
The photograph was in a photo album originally the property of the donor's grandparents Thomas D. Kevin and Albertine (Begin) Kevin.
Scope and Content
Photgraph of Mazie Sheran Kenny playing the piano.
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19991042008
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Alex Johnston Collection: Sheran Family

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Date Range
1862-1989
Material Type
Manuscript
Accession No.
19911057260
Physical Description
Approximately 3.5 Cm. 3 Files.
Scope and Content
19911057260 - Four essays about the life of Nicholas Sheran and one about his sons, Charles and William, by Alex Johnston. D/E (Document Estimation) 1966-1989. 19911057261 - Correspondence and contract, plaque to Alberta's Coal Industry located in Galt Gardens. 1923-1983 19911057262 - General rese…
Material Type
Manuscript
Date Range
1862-1989
Physical Description
Approximately 3.5 Cm. 3 Files.
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
19911057260 - Four essays about the life of Nicholas Sheran and one about his sons, Charles and William, by Alex Johnston. D/E (Document Estimation) 1966-1989. 19911057261 - Correspondence and contract, plaque to Alberta's Coal Industry located in Galt Gardens. 1923-1983 19911057262 - General research information about the Sheran Family. 1862-1984.
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19911057260
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Eddie Sheran, James Stafford, And Nate Bowser

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Date Range
[1905]
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19720059000
Physical Description
12.5 x 12.5 cm. Black and white photograph.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Eddie Sheran, James Walter Stafford and Nate Bowser branding a horse? or putting a halter on a dog? Photograph is blurred.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1905]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
12.5 x 12.5 cm. Black and white photograph.
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Photograph of Eddie Sheran, James Walter Stafford and Nate Bowser branding a horse? or putting a halter on a dog? Photograph is blurred.
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19720059000
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Alexander Johnston Papers: Information About The Sheran Family

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Date Range
1850-1983
Material Type
Manuscript
Accession No.
19891016027
Physical Description
10.1 cm. 7 files.
Scope and Content
19891016027 - Correspondence and 3 drafts of the article "Nicholas and Marcella Sheran: Lethbridge's First Citizens". The article appeared in Alberta History, volume. 31 no. 4, Autumn 1983. 19891016028 - 5 short essays on the life of Nicholas Sheran, his Civil War Service and the controversy over…
Material Type
Manuscript
Date Range
1850-1983
Physical Description
10.1 cm. 7 files.
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
19891016030-31 - Copyright held by the Provincial Archives of Alberta. Permission for reproduction of this matter must be obtained from them.
Scope and Content
19891016027 - Correspondence and 3 drafts of the article "Nicholas and Marcella Sheran: Lethbridge's First Citizens". The article appeared in Alberta History, volume. 31 no. 4, Autumn 1983. 19891016028 - 5 short essays on the life of Nicholas Sheran, his Civil War Service and the controversy over his estate. c. 1963-1983. 19891016029 - Research information and short essay on the Sheran Coal Mine. Included are clippings, copies of primary and secondary sources, correspondence and 2 copies of an illustration from G.M.Dawson's 1882 report for the geological surey of Canada. 1881-1979. 19891016030 - Photocopies of documents pertaining to the lawsuit brought by Marcella Sheran McFarland against James Sheran over the operation o,f and revenues from, the Sheran Coal Mine. 1887-1888. 19891016031 - Photocopies of documents peprtaining to the settlement of the Nicholas Sheran estate, including the coal mine, between Ellen, Charles and William. 1862-1983. 19891016032 - Photocopies of original documents, correspondence and other research information concerning Nicholas Sheran and his sons, Charles and William. 19891016033 - Notes, correspondence and photocopies of original documents pertaining to research done on Nicholas Sheran, his sons Charles and William and Nicholas' sister Marcella. 1850-1983.
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19891016027
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St. Albert Catholic Mission School

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Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19871196002
Physical Description
25.5 x 20.5 cm Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Boys' Band posing on grass in front of Convent, 1898.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
25.5 x 20.5 cm Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Copyright Provincial Archives of Alberta (E. Brown Collection). Catholic Mission School, St. Albert, near Edmonton, was operated by the Sisters of Charity (Gray Nuns of Alberta). When Nicholas Sheran died his children were sent to St. Albert. It's possible that the boys, Charles and William Sheran are in the photograph.
Scope and Content
Boys' Band posing on grass in front of Convent, 1898.
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19871196002
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St. Albert Catholic Mission School

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Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19871196003
Physical Description
25.5 x 20.5 cm Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Boys from Industrial School in fenced field with cows.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
25.5 x 20.5 cm Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Copyright Provincial Archives of Alberta (E. Brown Collection). Catholic Mission School, St. Albert, near Edmonton, was operated by the Sisters of Charity (Gray Nuns of Alberta). When Nicholas Sheran died his children were sent to St. Albert. It's possible that the boys, Charles and William Sheran are in the photograph.
Scope and Content
Boys from Industrial School in fenced field with cows.
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19871196003
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St. Albert Catholic Mission School

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Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19871196004
Physical Description
25.7 x 20.5 cm Back and white photograph
Scope and Content
Boys at work at St. Albert Industrial School, 1898.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
25.7 x 20.5 cm Back and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Copyright Provincial Archives of Alberta (E. Brown Collection). Catholic Mission School, St. Albert, near Edmonton, was operated by the Sisters of Charity (Gray Nuns of Alberta). When Nicholas Sheran died his children were sent to St. Albert. It's possible that the boys, Charles and William Sheran are in the photograph.
Scope and Content
Boys at work at St. Albert Industrial School, 1898.
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19871196004
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St. Albert Catholic Mission School

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Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19871196001
Physical Description
17.7 x 12.6 cm Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Gray Nuns, Oblate Fathers and children in front of Convent.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1890 -1900
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
17.7 x 12.6 cm Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Copyright Provincial Archives of Alberta (E. Brown Collection). Catholic Mission School, St. Albert, near Edmonton, was operated by the Sisters of Charity (Gray Nuns of Alberta). When Nicholas Sheran died his children were sent to St. Albert. It's possible that the boys, Charles and William Sheran are in the photograph.
Scope and Content
Gray Nuns, Oblate Fathers and children in front of Convent.
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19871196001
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St. Albert Catholic Mission School

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Date Range
1890 -1900
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19871196005
Physical Description
Copy 1 25.5 x 20.5 cm copy 2 18 x 12.5 cm 2 Black and white photographs
Scope and Content
Gray Nuns of Alberta and children in front of school, Circa 1890.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1890 -1900
Physical Description
Copy 1 25.5 x 20.5 cm copy 2 18 x 12.5 cm 2 Black and white photographs
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Copyright Provincial Archives of Alberta (E. Brown Collection). Catholic Mission School, St. Albert, near Edmonton, was operated by the Sisters of Charity (Gray Nuns of Alberta). When Nicholas Sheran died his children were sent to St. Albert. It's possible that the boys, Charles and William Sheran are in the photograph.
Scope and Content
Gray Nuns of Alberta and children in front of school, Circa 1890.
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19871196005
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Canadian Pacifac High Level Bridge

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Date Range
[1909]
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19760234034
Physical Description
2 Black and white copy prints Negative available
Scope and Content
Looking north at the High Level Bridge from approximately 6th Avenue South. The old Sheran Mine is visible on the left.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1909]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
2 Black and white copy prints Negative available
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Local.
Custodial History
1976-08
P Marshall
Scope and Content
Looking north at the High Level Bridge from approximately 6th Avenue South. The old Sheran Mine is visible on the left.
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19760234034
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Research Information About The River Bottom Compiled By Alex Johnston

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Date Range
1883-1982
Material Type
Manuscript
Accession No.
19971053000
Physical Description
Approximately .5 cm
Scope and Content
Research information compiled by the late Alex Johnston about various topics pertaining to the river bottom at Lethbridge, including the location of the Sheran Coal Mine, the last Indian Battle, nature reserve, and Helen Schuler Coulee Centre.
Material Type
Manuscript
Date Range
1883-1982
Physical Description
Approximately .5 cm
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Research information compiled by the late Alex Johnston about various topics pertaining to the river bottom at Lethbridge, including the location of the Sheran Coal Mine, the last Indian Battle, nature reserve, and Helen Schuler Coulee Centre.
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19971053000
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First Traffic Bridge Over Oldman River

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Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20121003032
Physical Description
good
Scope and Content
View of the first traffic bridge over Oldman River. To the right is the Sheran Ferry still in operation.
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Fonds
Stafford Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Creator
John Campbell Peat
Physical Description
good
Custodial History
This photograph along with other Stafford Family photographs had been originally donated in the 1990s and stored along with unprocessed materials ant the off-site storage until 2011. No paperwork was found on the donation. The photographs have been re-accessioned and processed by Jaime Vedres in Jan-Feb 2011. The certificate of gift will be signed by the original donor Cam Peat (John Campbell Peat).
Scope and Content
View of the first traffic bridge over Oldman River. To the right is the Sheran Ferry still in operation.
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Photograph of Mr. George Bremner McKillop

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Date Range
1896-1982
Accession No.
20181047051
Physical Description
Board 16” X 20” with a 10.5" X 13" black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Mr. George Bremner McKillop was born in 1896 in Lethbridge. He was a prominent Lethbridge figure with many accomplishments. McKillop went overseas during World War I and when he came back he was able to attain a job as a physical education teacher. He later became the Supervisor of Physical Educati…
Date Range
1896-1982
Creator
Lethbridge School District No. 51
Physical Description
Board 16” X 20” with a 10.5" X 13" black and white photograph
History / Biographical
George McKillop Elementary school was on 22 Street North and between 4 and 5 Avenues. It was opened in 1957 and closed in 1982 when Nicholas Sheran School opened on the West side. It became McKillop Curriculum Center then it was purchased by the Society of Christian Education and became Immanuel Christian Elementary School in 2006.
Scope and Content
Mr. George Bremner McKillop was born in 1896 in Lethbridge. He was a prominent Lethbridge figure with many accomplishments. McKillop went overseas during World War I and when he came back he was able to attain a job as a physical education teacher. He later became the Supervisor of Physical Education for Lethbridge School District No. 51 and Chairman of the playgrounds commission. He was also the superintendent of Southminister United Sunday School and leader of a cadet corps for many years. McKillop organized and directed the Canyon Church Camp during the summer breaks. He was also the curator of Sir Alexander Galt museum and chairman of the archives committee of the Lethbridge Historical Society. McKillop died at the age of 77 on February 18, 1974.
Notes
File in grey flat storage boxes
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Sketch map of the Last Indian Battle

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19735201011
Physical Description
1 map : ms., col. ; 33 x 21 cm and 1 map: photocopy ; 28 x 22 cm
Scope and Content
Sketch shows the river bottom area below present day Lethbridge. Shows areas entitled: Open Prairie, Poplar and Willow Brush, Lethbridge Staked out in May 1885 Shows location of: Belly R. Island, Sand Bar, MacLeod Trail, Trail, Entrance to Colliery, Nick Sharons, an X (in red ink) and an A (in re…
Material Type
Map
Physical Description
1 map : ms., col. ; 33 x 21 cm and 1 map: photocopy ; 28 x 22 cm
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The Map was prepared by a Northwest Coal and Navigation Company draftsman under the direction of Charles Magrath.? Penciled comments were written by Magrath.?
Scope and Content
Sketch shows the river bottom area below present day Lethbridge. Shows areas entitled: Open Prairie, Poplar and Willow Brush, Lethbridge Staked out in May 1885 Shows location of: Belly R. Island, Sand Bar, MacLeod Trail, Trail, Entrance to Colliery, Nick Sharons, an X (in red ink) and an A (in red ink) Insert at the top, right-hand side of the map indicates: "Sketch map of the Last Indian Battle which took place at the crossing of the Belly River as described By C. A. Magrath from informatipn furnished him in February 1887 by Jerry Potts who took part as a Peigan War Chief,." Insert at the bottom, left-hand side of the map indicates: "Note: The fighting across the ridge took about 4 hours, when the Piegans charged and drove the Crees out of the ravine and across the river, killing great numbers and overtaking them at X where fully 50 Crees fell. A ... See Photographs" Dashed arrow in red indicates: "Crees" and dashed arrow in green indicates: "Piegans"
Notes
An elevation is noted as: "300 ft above level of river" and a drop of: "25 feet" Arrows indicate the direction of river flow. Comment in pencil at top, left-hand side of map indicates: "E.T. Galt built his house within these Trees C.A.M." and an arrow points to the Poplar and Willow Brush area. Comment in pencil on the bottom of the map indicates: "Nick Sharon had a small number of Cattle. During the "high water" season he operated small ferry C.A.M." Nick Sharon = Nicholas Sheran Copy negative may be available.
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