Fonds F0220 - Boalch family fonds

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Boalch family fonds


  • 1911-1965 (Creation)

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38 photographs. -- 1 cm of textual records

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Biographical history

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.

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Gifts of Mr. and Mrs. C.W. Bryant, 1972-1986.

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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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      The material is in English.

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      NA-4942 (1-3; 6-10) are copies of PA 2848. All M numbers should be amalgamated.

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      Thursday, May 03, 2018




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