Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0175 - Bar U Ranch Oral History Project collection
ACU GBA C0175
Bar U Ranch Oral History Project collection
- Copied 2003 (originally created 1992-1993) (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
35 audio cassettes
Name of creator
David Finch of Calgary, Alberta was contracted by Parks Canada and the Museum of the Highwood in High River, Alberta to interview local people knowledgeable about the Bar U Ranch, a national historic site at Pekisko, Alberta.
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection consists of oral history interviews with the following people: Lee Alwood, Stu Alwood and Jeanette Rosseau; Alf Baines; Allen Baker; Gordon Davis; Tom Feist; Ray Fetterly; Jim and Mary Hughes; Lillian Knupp; George Lawrence; Jim Lawrence; Johnny Lefthand Sr.; Mark Lefthand; Evelyn Leitch; Bud Long; Hugh McLaughlin; Roy and Lenore McLean; Melvin Nelson; Jack Peach; Tom and Marie Peake; George Read; Bert Sheppard; Lloyd Wambeke; Bedford Warren; Mary and Earl Wildman; Chuck Williams; Stan Wilson.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
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
Inventory available. Please consult before requesting material.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
The originals are held by the Museum of the Highwood.
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.