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Date Range
25 January 1967
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
199110762851
Physical Description
Black and white negative
Scope and Content
Photographs of historic plaque in Galt Gardens commemorating " First Coal Mine in Alberta" & "Nicholas Sheran"
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
25 January 1967
Description Level
Item
Creator
The Lethbridge Herald
Physical Description
Black and white negative
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Photographs of historic plaque in Galt Gardens commemorating " First Coal Mine in Alberta" & "Nicholas Sheran"
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
199110762851
Collection
Archive
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Date Range
14 July1966
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19753300272
Physical Description
17.8 x 12.3 cm. Black and white photograph.
Scope and Content
Photograph of workers tearing down the cairn commemorating the first Coal Mine by Nicholas Sheran.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
14 July1966
Description Level
Item
Creator
The Lethbridge Herald
Physical Description
17.8 x 12.3 cm. Black and white photograph.
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Photograph of workers tearing down the cairn commemorating the first Coal Mine by Nicholas Sheran.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19753300272
Collection
Archive
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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
Access Restrictions
Public
Accession No.
20181047051
Collection
Archive
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