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Collection C0181 - Calgary Businessmen Oral History Project collection

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ACU GBA C0181

Title

Calgary Businessmen Oral History Project collection

Date(s)

  • 1973 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

5 cm of textual records

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Biographical history

In 1973 Glenbow Archives hired Helen Oko and Karen Kunze on a grants project to interview several Calgary businessmen about early businesses in Calgary, Alberta.

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Scope and content

The collection consists of typed transcripts of short interviews with J.Vair Anderson (jeweller); Adrien Despins (hardware); Richard D. Fields (Western Cycle Works); Albert Hill (tailor); Earl P. Holzeworth (hardware); L.H. Luther (Blue Label Bottle); John T. Saunders (Jackson Bakery); and George M. Wilkinson (Wilkinson Electric).

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No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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