- 1903-1929 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
45 cm of textual records. -- 4 scrolls. -- 7 photographs
Name of creator
The Bricklayers, Masons and Plasterers International Union of America was established in the USA in 1865 and adopted its present name in 1910. Local 2 in Calgary, Alberta was chartered in 1903. The name was changed to Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen ca. 1980.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Bricklayers and Masons International Union, Local 2, 1966-1983.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of minutes, letterbooks, membership records, constitution and bylaws, and photographs of workers (1906, 1928).
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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 some of the photos have been digitized.
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Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Archives Photographs on March 29, 2018.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, March 29, 2018