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Fonds F3386 - Hotel Empress fonds

Identity area

Reference code

ACU GBA F3386

Title

Hotel Empress fonds

Date(s)

  • 1950-1984 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

1 cm of textual records

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

The Hotel Empress was built in Calgary about 1911 and torn down in 1986. The hotel, located on 6th Avenue SW, was purchased by the Sheftel family in 1962.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Harvey Sheftel, 1987.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The fonds consists of menus, brochures, postcards, advertisements, etc.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

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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

Finding aids

No finding aid.

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Note

Title based on contents of records.

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Status

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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