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Collection C0259 - Heritage Park collection

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Heritage Park collection


  • [ca. 1893-1967] (Creation)

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Extent and medium

85 cm of textual records

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Biographical history

Heritage Park in Calgary worked collaboratively with the Glenbow Museum for many years until 1986 when their collections were more formally divided between the two institutions. Heritage Park had collected a number of archival items and they were transferred to Glenbow.


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transferred from Heritage Park, 1984.

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Scope and content

The collection consists of certificates from E. P. Holmes, Willard Brock Sarignac, James Bruce Boyd (1914-1967); financial records of Gledhill's Drug Store, Dundurn, Saskatchewan (1925-1964); financial records of Globe Sign Works, Calgary (1915-1925); financial records of Grand Acres Syndicate, Calgary (1949-1950); financial records of rancher E. J. Swann (1893); financial records of Leslie Carr, garage owner (1935-1942); coal miner agreements of Fryd Somyk (1911-1915); and a scrapbook of newspaper clippings that include excerpts from the early days of the Calgary Herald.

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No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Wednesday, May 22, 2019




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