Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0181 - Calgary Businessmen Oral History Project collection
ACU GBA C0181
Calgary Businessmen Oral History Project collection
- 1973 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
5 cm of textual records
Name of creator
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.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
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).
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.