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Maintenance Depot Building In Nicholas Sheran Park

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Date Range
1991
Description Level
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Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20031023003-064
Physical Description
Colour photograph
Scope and Content
View of the maintenance depot building in Nicholas Sheran park, Laval Boulevard west.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1991
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
View of the maintenance depot building in Nicholas Sheran park, Laval Boulevard west.
Notes
This photograph is part of 20031023003, the third group of Suncorp Valuations Limited's insurance appraisal of all City of Lethbridge property.
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Irrigation Pumphouse In Nicholas Sheran Park, Lethbridge

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Date Range
1991
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20031023003-066
Physical Description
Colour photograph
Scope and Content
View of the irrigation pumphouse in Nicholas Sheran park, Laval Boulevard West.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1991
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
View of the irrigation pumphouse in Nicholas Sheran park, Laval Boulevard West.
Notes
This photograph is part of 20031023003, the third group of Suncorp Valuations Limited's insurance appraisal of all City of Lethbridge property found in file folders in the manuscript section.
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Multi Purpose Shelter In Nicholas Sheran Park

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Date Range
1991
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20031023003-067
Physical Description
Colour photograph
Scope and Content
View of the multi purpose shelter in Nicholas Sheran park, Laval Boulevard West.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1991
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
View of the multi purpose shelter in Nicholas Sheran park, Laval Boulevard West.
Notes
This photograph is part of 20031023003, the third group of Suncorp Valuations Limited's insurance appraisal of all City of Lethbridge property found in file folders in the manuscript section.
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Nicholas Sheran Park, Recreational, City of Lethbridge.

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Date Range
1979
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
199910805008
Physical Description
35 mm colour slide
Scope and Content
View of the lake at Nicholas Sheran Park in the Varsity Village area of West Lethbridge looking towards the east. At the far left in the distance, Lethbridge Centre Tower can be seen located on the east side of the river. To the right of this, the taller white apartment tower is Fransden Manor wh…
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1979
Physical Description
35 mm colour slide
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
View of the lake at Nicholas Sheran Park in the Varsity Village area of West Lethbridge looking towards the east. At the far left in the distance, Lethbridge Centre Tower can be seen located on the east side of the river. To the right of this, the taller white apartment tower is Fransden Manor which is located on the west side.
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Nicholas Sheran at the Entrance to His Coal Mine

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Date Range
1881
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19891046021-003
Physical Description
Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Nicholas Sheran at the entrance to his coal mine.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1881
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Very Good
History / Biographical
Nicholas Sheran opened the first commercial coal mine in what became Alberta, in 1874. The mine was on the west side of what is now the Oldman River, about 100 metres north of what is now Whoop Up Drive in Lethbridge, Alberta. He sold coal to the traders moving north and south along the Whoop Up Trail, and to the North West Mounted Police at Fort Macleod.
Scope and Content
Nicholas Sheran at the entrance to his coal mine.
Notes
The photograph is part of photograph album 19891046021.
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19891046021-003
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Nicholas Sheran's Ferry At Coal Banks

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Date Range
1881
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19760238102
Physical Description
Black and white photograph Negative available
Scope and Content
Photograph of the ferry at Coalbanks. Nicholas Sheran's cabin across river.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1881
Description Level
Item
Creator
George Mercer Dawson
Physical Description
Black and white photograph Negative available
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Local.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the ferry at Coalbanks. Nicholas Sheran's cabin across river.
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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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Nicholas Sheran At The Entrance To His Mine At The Coal Banks

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Date Range
1881
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19640462000
Physical Description
13 x 14 cm Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of Nicholas Sheran posed next to the entrance to his coal mine at Lethbridge.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1881
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
13 x 14 cm Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Sheran quarried coal at Lethbridge from 1874 until his death by drowning in 1882. At doctor George Mercer Dawson's suggestion, Sheran constructed a timbered entry (as shown in photo) in 1881 to give some protection from land-slides and roof collapses (information taken from Lethbridge: Its Coal Industry, 1989).
Scope and Content
Photograph of Nicholas Sheran posed next to the entrance to his coal mine at Lethbridge.
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Hamilton Mine, Originally Nicholas Sheran's Mine

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Date Range
[1935]
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19738129000
Physical Description
7.5 x 13 cm Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Hamilton Mine located on the west side of the coulees in the vicinity of present day Whoop-Up Drive. Mine building and 4 unidentified men pictured.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1935]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
7.5 x 13 cm Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The mine was opened in 1874 by Nicholas Sheran and was the first commercial coal mine in Alberta. It continued to operate under various owners until 1941.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Hamilton Mine located on the west side of the coulees in the vicinity of present day Whoop-Up Drive. Mine building and 4 unidentified men pictured.
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A.E. Cross Studio Fonds: Postcard Series: Sheran Memorial

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Date Range
[1928?]
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19941051509
Physical Description
black and white negative
Scope and Content
"First Coal Mine In Alberta" cairn in Galt Gardens.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1928?]
Description Level
Item
Creator
A.E. Cross Studio
Physical Description
black and white negative
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
For information about the organization of the A. E. Cross Studio Fonds or about the studio refer to 1994151000
Scope and Content
"First Coal Mine In Alberta" cairn in Galt Gardens.
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19941051509
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Nicholas Sheran Park Looking South, Recreational, City of Lethbridge.

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Date Range
1979
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
199910805009
Physical Description
35 mm colour slide
Scope and Content
View of the lake at Nicholas Sheran Park in the Varsity Village area of West Lethbridge looking towards the south.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1979
Physical Description
35 mm colour slide
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
View of the lake at Nicholas Sheran Park in the Varsity Village area of West Lethbridge looking towards the south.
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199910805009
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Map Showing Position Of Nicholas Sheran's Coal Limit

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Date Range
1883
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Manuscript
Accession No.
19861028000
Physical Description
1 Color Copy Print.
Scope and Content
Plan showing position of Sheran's coal limit in sections 35 and 36, 008-022. Scale: 4 chains = 1 Inch. Wolfe and McVettie, DLS, Fort Macleod, September 25/83. Sheran's house and coal shed are marked on map
Material Type
Manuscript
Date Range
1883
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 Color Copy Print.
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Albertan - local.
Scope and Content
Plan showing position of Sheran's coal limit in sections 35 and 36, 008-022. Scale: 4 chains = 1 Inch. Wolfe and McVettie, DLS, Fort Macleod, September 25/83. Sheran's house and coal shed are marked on map
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City Of Hoboken, New Jersey Firemen Certificates Issued To James Sheran

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Date Range
1870
Material Type
Manuscript
Accession No.
19931071000
Physical Description
2 Items.
Scope and Content
19931071001 - Certificate appointing James Sheran (sic) a fireman in Hoboken, New Jersey. 25 April 1870. 19931071002 - Certificate confirming the service of James Sheeran (sic) as a fireman in Hoboken, New Jersey. No date
Material Type
Manuscript
Date Range
1870
Physical Description
2 Items.
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
James Sheran, a first cousin of Nicholas Sheran, arrived in Southern Alberta on 6 May 1886, almost exactly four years after Nicholas' death at Kipp's Crossing. James had come to operate the Sheran Coal Mine by agreement with Marcella McFarland, Nicholas' sister and executor of his estate. The agreement lasted until 26 September 1888, when Marcella obtained a court ruling to force James to vacate the mine. James received 3 head of cattle as compensation.
Source: "Nicholas & Marcella Sheran: Lethbridge's First Citizens", by Alex Johnston (Alberta History, Autumn 1983).
Scope and Content
19931071001 - Certificate appointing James Sheran (sic) a fireman in Hoboken, New Jersey. 25 April 1870. 19931071002 - Certificate confirming the service of James Sheeran (sic) as a fireman in Hoboken, New Jersey. No date
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Nicholas Sheran's Ferry Across the Belly River at The Coal Banks

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Date Range
[1881]
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19891046021-002
Physical Description
Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Nicholas Sheran's ferry across the Belly River at The Coal Banks.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1881]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Very Good
Scope and Content
Nicholas Sheran's ferry across the Belly River at The Coal Banks.
Notes
The photograph is part of photograph album 19891046021.
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19891046021-002
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Plan of S.E. Corner of Centre Square of Galt Park Lethbridge Showing Proposed Site for Sheran Cairn

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Date Range
[1927-1928]
Material Type
City Record
Accession No.
19851154010
Physical Description
1 item
Scope and Content
34 cm x 36.5 cm Scale: 1 inch = 10 feet Galt Park 2 Linen, black lines Plan of the southeast corner of centre square of Galt Gardens showing the proposed site for the cairn to commemorate the first commercial coal mine in Alberta.
Material Type
City Record
Date Range
[1927-1928]
Physical Description
1 item
Physical Condition
Very Good
Language
English
Scope and Content
34 cm x 36.5 cm Scale: 1 inch = 10 feet Galt Park 2 Linen, black lines Plan of the southeast corner of centre square of Galt Gardens showing the proposed site for the cairn to commemorate the first commercial coal mine in Alberta.
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Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada Cairn Commemorating Nicholas Sheran's Coal Mine, the First Commercial Coal Mine in Alberta

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Date Range
No date
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19891049119
Physical Description
16.5 x 17.8 cm 1 Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada Cairn commemorating Nicholas Sheran's coal mine, the first commercial operation of its kind in Alberta. This cairn was unveiled on 18 July 1928. It deteriorated to the point that Parks Canada replaced it with a granit slab in the 1970s.
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Material Type
Photograph
Other Title Info
Historic Sites/Cairns Lethbridge Alberta
Date Range
No date
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
16.5 x 17.8 cm 1 Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Photograph of Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada Cairn commemorating Nicholas Sheran's coal mine, the first commercial operation of its kind in Alberta. This cairn was unveiled on 18 July 1928. It deteriorated to the point that Parks Canada replaced it with a granit slab in the 1970s.
Notes
The photograph from P19891049056 to P19891049136 was originally part of an album compiled by Thomas L. Ferguson and was removed from the album as a conservation measure.
Supplied source: Title based on contents of photograph
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19891049119
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Ceremony: Alberta Honours Its Coal Pioneers

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Date Range
18 July 1928
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19891046030
Physical Description
Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Judge F. N. Howay, chairman of the National Sites and Monuments Board addresses the crowd at a ceremony held in Galt Gardens to unveil a cairn honouring Alberta's coal mining pioneers, including Nicholas Sheran.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
18 July 1928
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Nicholas Sheran opened the first commercial mine in Alberta in 1874, at the future site of Lethbridge.
Scope and Content
Judge F. N. Howay, chairman of the National Sites and Monuments Board addresses the crowd at a ceremony held in Galt Gardens to unveil a cairn honouring Alberta's coal mining pioneers, including Nicholas Sheran.
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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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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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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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