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Fonds F0177 - Ethel King-Shaw fonds.

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Ethel King-Shaw fonds.


  • 1945-1961, 1972-1987 (Creation)

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40 cm of textual records and photoprints

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Ethel King-Shaw was in the first class of the University of Alberta, Faculty of Education, Calgary Branch in 1945. She later returned to the Faculty of Education as a professor ca. 1956. In the 1950s she was staff advisor for the Wauneita Society, a women's fraternity. In 1961 she was involved with the Banff Conference, "The Design of the University of Alberta, Calgary," and the UAC Conference on Higher Education, "The Liberal Arts and Sciences."

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Fonds consists of student publications from the University of Alberta including New Trail (1949-1956, 1972-1987); Banff Conference agenda, summary of resolutions, and discussion papers (1961); UAC Conference on Higher Education background material (1961); Wauneita Society handbooks (1956-1961) and ephemera; and photos of Calgary Branch students (1945-1946), and administration buildings (n.d.).

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Administrative records are restricted for a period of 15 years as authorized under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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See Malcolm Taylor fonds for further records on the Banff Conference, and the University of Alberta, Calgary fonds for further records on the UAC Conference on Higher Education.

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