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Collection C0056 - Dale Keenan Scrapbooks collection
ACU GBA C0056
Dale Keenan Scrapbooks collection
- Photocopied 1978 (originally created 1902-1977) (Creation)
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Extent and medium
50 cm of textual records. -- 1 photograph
Name of creator
Dale Keenan of Pincher Creek was originally a resident of the Champion-Carmangay-Vulcan area of Alberta. He began to collect historical information about that area in 1967. By 1978 he had accumulated a large number of scrapbooks documenting activities, people and events in the area, particularly with regard to sports and schools.
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Scope and content
- The collection consists of scrapbooks of newsclippings, booklets, photographs, etc. about the Champion-Carmangay-Vulcan area. Includes a 1915 photograph of Champion.
- RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS COLLECTION. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: LOCATIONS: Alston, Brant, Claresholm, Cleverille, Diamond City, Granum, Hiawatha School District, Little Bow Provincial Park, Lomond, Mossleigh, Nobleford, Parkland, Picture Butte, Queenstown, Stavely, and Travers. OTHER SUBJECTS: Andy Anderson, Barons Oil Ltd., baseball, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, blizzards, Mary Boose, Chautauqua, Martin George Clever, curling, Peter Dawson, grain trade, Andrew Brydon Hogg, Hutterites, David Charles Jones, Del McQueen, Albert James Miller, Dr. Charles Noble, Orcutt family, tornadoes, Ware family, Ray Wellman, wheat, and Women's Institutes.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Inventory available. Please consult before requesting material.
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Existence and location of originals
The originals are held by Dale Keenan.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, September 22, 2016