- Copied 1981 (originally created 1902-1975) (Creation)
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The Alberta Women's Institute sponsored a photograph project in the mid-1970s to encourage locals to gather together photos documenting the pioneer experience throughout Alberta. Photos were contributed by locals from Delburne, Langdon, Irma, Bow Island, Innisfail, Duffield, Abee, Onoway, Grimshaw, Mannville, Red Deer, Hemaruka, Entwistle, Irvine, Walsh, Wetaskiwin, Hanna, Ribstone, Ma-me-o, Carstairs, Didsbury, Olds, Ohaton, High River, Drumheller, Westlock and Delia.
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The fonds consists of photographs of Women's Institute groups and farm life.
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No restrictions on access.
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The material is in English.
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No finding aid
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The original photos were returned to the individual contributors by the locals.
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Digital content is available
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Thursday, April 12, 2018