- 1911-1965 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
38 photographs. -- 1 cm of textual records
Name of creator
Ernest Herman Boalch worked as a paymaster for the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan and Calgary, Alberta from 1911 to 1951. He married Clare F. Crawford. Their daughter Anne married C.W. "Bill" Bryant, a photographer.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gifts of Mr. and Mrs. C.W. Bryant, 1972-1986.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of CPR passes and cemetery documents belonging to Ernest and Clare. Includes photographs of oil industry, Bow Falls, Great West Saddlery Company buildings and staff, and of Boalch family and friends.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but many of the photos have been digitized.
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Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
NA-4942 (1-3; 6-10) are copies of PA 2848. All M numbers should be amalgamated.
Link added to Archives Photographs on July 24, 2015.
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Thursday, May 03, 2018