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Fonds F0947 - Historic Trails Society of Alberta fonds
ACU GBA F0947
Historic Trails Society of Alberta fonds
- 1979 (Creation)
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0.5 cm of textual records
Name of creator
The Historic Trails Society of Alberta was formed in 1979 to research and promote interest in historic routes across western Canada. Bruce Haig was the impetus behind the society and its president, and it was based in Lethbridge. One of the society's first trips was over the Athabasca Pass. The society dissolved in 1988. Bruce Haig later formed a similar society called the Explorer's Club.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Historic Trails of Alberta, 1979.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of newsletters, membership list and form, and a newsclipping.
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No restrictions on access.
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The material is in English.
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No finding aid.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Tuesday, October 16, 2018