CA ACU GBA F2135
- [ca. 1910-1965] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
40 cm of textual records. -- ca. 1000 photographs
Name of creator
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.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Mildred Lancaster, 1996.
Content and structure area
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
Place access points
Name access points
- Hickle, Ruth (Subject)
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Tuesday, May 22, 2018