Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0259 - Heritage Park collection
ACU GBA C0259
Heritage Park collection
- [ca. 1893-1967] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
85 cm of textual records
Name of creator
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.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Transferred from Heritage Park, 1984.
Content and structure area
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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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
Inventory available. Please consult before requesting material.
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Existence and location of copies
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Title based on contents of records.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Wednesday, May 22, 2019