Fonds F0829 - Frank Goble fonds

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CA ACU GBA F0829

Title

Frank Goble fonds

Date(s)

  • 1931-1941 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

24 photographs

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Frank Goble worked on the construction of the Chief Mountain Highway in Waterton Lakes National Park during the Depression. The Highway was built as a relief project. He described his experiences in a memoir published by the Waterton Natural History Association. He gathered photographs from Effie Barnes Black, John Hanson, and Mrs. Jack Giddie to illustrate his text.

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Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Effie Black, 1980.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of photographs of the construction of the Chief Mountain Highway, Waterton area, and relief camps.

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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 many of the photos have been digitized.

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Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on July 27, 2015.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Thursday, March 03, 2016

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