Fonds F0502 - Alfred and Clara Causley fonds

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CA ACU GBA F0502

Title

Alfred and Clara Causley fonds

Date(s)

  • 1902-1975 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

1 cm of textual records. -- 20 photographs

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Name of creator

(1874-1949)

Biographical history

Alfred "Alf" Causley, 1874-1949, was a Barr Colonist who homesteaded near Lloydminster, Saskatchewan in the early 1900s. In 1919 he married Clara Elizabeth Williams, 1894-1983, who was born in England and came to Lloydminster with her family in 1904. She worked as a nursemaid and travelled to both Edmonton and Winnipeg before she married Alf. Alf worked with the CNR as a pumpman for eleven years in North Battleford before being transferred to the Dundurn District. In 1940 he retired to Saskatoon. The Causley's had two children, a girl and a boy.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Mr. C. Causley, 1983-1984.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of Alfred's immigration and homestead receipts; Clara's memoirs; and photographs of Barr Colonists, Lloydminster, and CNR construction.

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No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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No finding aid, but some of the photos have been digitized.

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Title based on contents of records.

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M's should be amalgamated.

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Accession number 6056n are copies of 4252p.

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Link added to Archives Photographs on May 1, 2018.

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Tuesday, May 01, 2018

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