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Collection C0253 - Canmore Mines Research Project collection

Identity area

Reference code

ACU GBA C0253

Title

Canmore Mines Research Project collection

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1880s-1920s] (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

1 m of textual records

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

In the 1970s Glenbow was asked to undertake a research project on the history of Canmore Mines. Doug Cass was delegated to work on the project and amassed the material in this collection, which includes references to Canmore Mines and Anthracite in newspapers, magazines, archival documents, publications, etc. The research phase of the project was only partially completed.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Collected by Glenbow employees, 1976.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The collection consists of research notes on the history of Canmore Mines and the coal mine at Anthracite.

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No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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No finding aid.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

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