Collection C0019 - Hugh A. Dempsey's Writing-on-Stone Research Project collection

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CA ACU GBA C0019

Title

Hugh A. Dempsey's Writing-on-Stone Research Project collection

Date(s)

  • 1973 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

18.5 cm of textual records

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Name of creator

Biographical history

This collection was compiled by Hugh A. Dempsey as part of a study of Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park instigated by Alberta Parks in 1973. Dempsey, who undertook a study of the history of the park, was one of a team of five. The topics researched by the other members were geology, soils, hydrology and resources. Dempsey researched the petroglyphs, native traditions and North-West Mounted Police (NWMP) activities at Writing-on-Stone.

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Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Hugh A. Dempsey, 1973.

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Scope and content

The collection consists of the project's terms of reference, Dempsey's research correspondence and reference material, and his final report.

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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, April 17, 2018

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