Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F2726 - Buckmaster family fonds
ACU GBA F2726
Buckmaster family fonds
- 1925-1946 (Creation)
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Name of creator
Norah Frances Coles trained as a nurse at the Calgary General Hospital School of Nursing in Calgary, Alberta between 1922 and 1925. She married Herbert James Buckmaster, 1892-1979, a commercial traveler for Beatty Brothers, a manufacturer of farm equipment. They had a son, Harvey, 1929-2018, who attended Camp Chief Hector, Alberta from 1939-1945 and was a cadet at Central High School, Calgary, Alberta in the 1940s. He became a professor of physics at the University of Calgary from 1960-1993.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Harvey Buckmaster, 2005.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The fonds consists of Norah Frances Coles at Calgary General Hospital School of Nursing and as a nurse at Revelstoke, British Columbia; views of Harvey Buckmaster, Camp Chief Hector and a Stoney rodeo; Central High School cadet corps annual inspection; and a senior public school track meet.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
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Script of material
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.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Archives Photographs on August 10, 2015.
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Name access points
- Coles, Norah Frances (Subject)
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, December 13, 2018