Fonds F3306 - E. H. Carson Forbes fonds

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CA ACU GBA F3306

Title

E. H. Carson Forbes fonds

Date(s)

  • 1941 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

2 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

E. H. Carson Forbes, 1912-, was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland and immigrated to Canada in 1931. He became a licensed auto mechanic. Forbes joined the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1940 as a flight sergeant and was posted at Fort Macleod, Alberta to the bomber pilot training centre. After service in England, Italy and Germany he returned to Toronto where he and his wife Betty, ?-2015, raised three children.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Elizabeth Bennett, 2015.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The fonds consists of aerial views of Waterton Lakes National Park.

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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No finding aid, but the photos have been digitized.

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Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on January 10, 2019.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Thursday, January 10, 2019

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