- 1953-1985 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1.4 m of textual records
Name of creator
Andrew Little, 1919-1993, was born in Calgary. At the age of 17 he joined the Calgary Police Department as a clerk and became a constable in 1940. Except for a period of service with the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) from 1943 to 1945, he remained with the Calgary Police until retiring with the rank of Inspector in 1974. He was involved in the identification and public relations aspects of police work. From 1975 to 1982 he was the Progressive Conservative Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for Calgary McCall in the Alberta Legislature. He later served the Province as chair of the Alberta Human Tissue Procurement Task Force, 1982-1985, and of the Occupational Health and Safety Council, 1984-1985. He and his wife, Virena, had two daughters, Jean and Ann (Lidgren).
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Andrew Little, 1989.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The fonds consists of correspondence, speeches, reports and administrative files
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
The fonds is organized into the following series:
- MLA files, including research files on legislative proposals, and speeches
- Personal, including files on Toastmasters International, Andy Little Consulting Ltd., and police work
- Alberta Human Tissue Procurement Task Force administrative reports, minutes, and correspondence
- Occupational Health and Safety Council minutes and reports
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.