Fonds F1524 - D.M. Ratcliffe fonds

Identity area

Reference code

CA ACU GBA F1524

Title

D.M. Ratcliffe fonds

Date(s)

  • 1884-1900 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

11 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

D.M. Ratcliffe, ?-[before 1940], established the Ratcliffe Creamery on Big Hill Creek, north of Cochrane, Alberta in the early 1890s. Some years later he sold the facility to Mr. Brealey and moved to Red Deer.

Repository

Archival history

The photographs were given by Mrs. Stuart (daughter of D.M. Ratcliffe) to C.P. Marker of Markerville in the 1930's. In 1940 they were given to Jim Flan of Calgary.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Jim Flan, 1958.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The fonds consists of photographs of Ratcliffe Creamery.

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Accruals

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

Conditions governing reproduction

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Language and script notes

The material is in English.

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Finding aids

No finding aid, but many of the photos have been digitized.

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Note

Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on August 7, 2015.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

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