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Fonds F0746 - Farm Women's Union of Alberta. Sydenham-Gerald Local fonds

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Reference code

ACU GBA F0746

Title

Farm Women's Union of Alberta. Sydenham-Gerald Local fonds

Date(s)

  • 1900-1963 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

1 microfilm reel. -- ca. 300 photographs

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Name of creator

Biographical history

In 1963 the Sydenham-Gerald local of the Farm Women's Union of Alberta completed a scrapbook for the FWUA Scrapbook Competition held that year and were awarded second prize. The scrapbook contained historical articles on the Wainwright area including the communities of Sydenham, Denwood, Gerald and Greenshields. A large number of photos from the collection of Bill Brunker, ?-1963, a Wainwright pioneer, were included in the scrapbook.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of scrapbook (microfilm only) containing local history articles and ca. 300 photographs of Wainwright area and its pioneers. The photographs are primarily from 1900-1939.

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No restrictions on access.

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Language and script notes

The material is in English.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

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

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Existence and location of originals

Original scrapbook held by Nina Woodward.

Existence and location of copies

Glenbow holds 146 copy negatives made from the scrapbook.

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Note

Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on July 27, 2015.

Note

icrofilm-FWUA - Sydenham

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Friday, April 08, 2016

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