Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0195 - Delores Carder's Pope family collection
ACU GBA C0195
Delores Carder's Pope family collection
- Copied 1974-1988 (originally created ca. 1865-1987) (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.5 cm of textual records. -- 10 photographs
Name of creator
Delores Salome Carder, 1931- , was the granddaughter of Thomas Frederick Pope, 1846-1931, one of the original North West Mounted Police members to arrive in Alberta in 1874. He was a nephew of a member of the Macdonald government, the Hon. John Henry Pope. He was a cousin of Senator Rufus Henry Pope and a relative of Thomas Henry Pope, a Father of Confederation. Delores compiled genealogical information and collected photographs of the family.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Delores Carder, 1974-1988.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection consists of an essay, descendancy chart, and collected photographs of the Pope family.
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, but the essay, descendancy chart, and most of the photos have been digitized.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Extras/Dcpope on October 26, 2016.