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Fonds F3332 - Barker/Trenholm family fonds
ACU GBA F3332
Barker/Trenholm family fonds
- [ca. 1880s-1940s] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
ca. 2 cm of textual records. -- ca. 100 photographs
Name of creator
Harry Graham Barker, 1894-1959, was born in Carman, Manitoba and attented Manitoba Agricultural College in 1914-1915. He served as a gunner in the First World War in the 78th Depot Battery. His family had moved to Okotoks, Alberta in 1906 and after some years Harry moved to Turner Valley to work. His sister Anna Barker, 1900-1998, married H. J. Trenholm. Hinson Joseph Trenholm, 1896-1951, was born in Port Elgin, New Brunswick. He served in the First World War, in the 1st Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia Regiment, and returned to Canada in 1919. He later moved to Alberta where he worked in the gas plant in Turner Valley.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Norma Hamilton, 2011.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of military and family correspondence, ca. 1920s-1950s, greeting cards, and photographs of farming, Banff and Barker/Trenholm family.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
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No finding aid.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, May 02, 2019