Fonds F2135 - Hickle family fonds

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CA ACU GBA F2135

Title

Hickle family fonds

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1910-1965] (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

40 cm of textual records. -- ca. 1000 photographs

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Raleigh Pearl Hickle, 1873-1963, was born in Indiana, USA and came to Calgary, Alberta in 1910. He was a contractor in and also owned a farm at Delacour. In 1899 he married Della Dora Dawson, 1880-1965, at Kewanna, Indiana, and they had one daughter, Ruth Estella, 1901-? Ruth was a Calgary school teacher. The family often visited relatives in Youngstown.

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Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Mildred Lancaster, 1996.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of Ruth's letters of commendation, greeting cards, obituaries, Ruth's Bible, family mementos, etc. Also consists of photographs of the Hickle family in Youngstown and Calgary, and vacations in the mountains, especially the Rockies and Banff.

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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

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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