Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F1723 - Edgar Spurgeon fonds
ACU GBA F1723
Edgar Spurgeon fonds
- 1907-1924 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Edgar Spurgeon, [?-after 1973], lived in the Brule area of Alberta between 1907 and 1924. He retired to Willowdale, Ontario.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Edgar Spurgeon, 1968-1973.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The fonds consists of photographs of construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway between Edson and Jasper, the Blue Diamond coal mine and the Brule area.
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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.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but many of the photos have been digitized.
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Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Archives Photographs on August 7, 2015.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, February 08, 2018