Fonds F2276 - George Preston Cosens fonds

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CA ACU GBA F2276

Title

George Preston Cosens fonds

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  • Copied 1971 (originally created 1906-1957) (Creation)

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Fonds

Extent and medium

16 photographs

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Name of creator

Biographical history

George Preston Cosens, 1886-1964, was born near Bickleton, Washington, USA and moved to Carstairs, Alberta in 1906. He homesteaded near Morrin, Alberta in 1909 and married Grace Bella Trenholm, 1888-?. They had four children, Clarence, Mary (Rutherford), Lena (Perry), and Ralph P., 1917- .

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of photographs of homesteading and ranching.

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      The material is in English.

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      Existence and location of originals

      The originals are held by Ralph P. Cosens.

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      Dates of creation revision deletion

      Friday, March 04, 2016

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