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Bob Gibson fonds.

  • CA ACU SPC F0195
  • Fonds
  • 1876-1988

Fonds consists of archival material from the Bob Gibson Collection of Speculative Fiction, primarily the lists and indexes to the over 35,000 books, periodicals and handmade anthologies B. Gibson collected over his lifetime, including index cards in four large (57 cm x 12 cm) hand-made wooden file boxes. Also includes correspondence with speculative fiction publishers, newsclippings, artefacts (writing implements and artist's tools), and material relating to Mildred Gibson including a folder of pencil sketches and watercolours, many signed W.H. Bos.

Gibson, William Robert "Bob"

John Tanche fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2346
  • Fonds
  • 1972

The fonds consists of John's reminiscences of the Tanches and other families at Sylvan Lake. Includes photographs of Tanche family and farm.

Tanche, Jean Rene Henri "John"

Nelson A. Miles fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2480
  • Fonds
  • 1877

The fonds consists of Nelson Miles's own retained copy of his report to the Assistant Adjutant General, Department of Dakota, U.S. Army, St. Paul, Minnesota. Miles reports on his military operations (1876-1877) against Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, Lame Deer, Chief Joseph, and other chieftains. The report includes recommendations to the United States government on Indian policy and strategy.

Miles, Nelson Appleton

Alaric B. Chapin fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2483
  • Fonds
  • 1865-1971

The fonds consists of A. B. Chapin's Civil War discharge papers, documentation of his award of the Congressional Medal of Honor, a letter from a comrade, a letter from his widow to his son, newsclippings, and an envelope from his daughter-in-law to his granddaughter.

Chapin, Alaric B.

Bruce Mather fonds.

  • CA ACU SPC F0090
  • Fonds
  • 1949-2017

Fonds consists of music scores and sketches; correspondence; concert programs, brochures and posters; reviews and articles about Mather; and other material.

Mather, Bruce

Rudy Wiebe fonds.

  • CA ACU SPC F0015
  • Fonds
  • 1953-2008

Fonds consists of correspondence; research material; notes; manuscripts of novels, short stories, children's literature, television plays and screenplays; speeches; lectures; works on R. Wiebe; and material relating to R. Wiebe's editing of short story anthologies. Includes material relating to R. Wiebe's teaching creative writing courses at the University of Alberta and to his involvement with the Writers' Union of Canada and Canada Council, as well as conferences, writers' festivals, committees, workshops, juries and readings. Accession 349/84.16, consisting of Glenbow Foundation manuscript Frank Collicutt and his Willow Springs Herefords, 1957 (photocopy), Accession 350/84.17 consisting of Glenbow Foundation manuscript Claude Gallinger and his Killearn Shorthorns, 1957 (photocopy), and Accession 386/86.08, consisting of Foothills, v. 1, no. 1, April 2, 1985 with article Wiebe: Riel is a legitimate, authentic, mythic hero by Kelly Pitman and 2 audiocassettes with a Riel workshop and a reading by R. Wiebe, filed with Accession 329/83.26 (box 44).

Wiebe, Rudy

Stan Dragland fonds.

  • CA ACU SPC F0132
  • Fonds
  • 1954-2004

Fonds consists of correspondence; journals and scrapbooks; manuscripts of early work, prose, fiction, short stories, poetry, stage play, articles, book reviews, essays, lectures, readings and reports; published works; material relating to S. Dragland's education, teaching and other professional activities; material relating to editorial work, particularly for Brick Books; works on S. Dragland; photographs; miscellaneous; works by others; and published materials (newsletters and book catalogues).

Dragland, Stanley Louis

Robert Young fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2413
  • Fonds
  • 1864-1897

The fonds consists of twelve letters written to his father, William Young, and brother, George Young, in Hamilton, Ontario, about his homesteading experiences (1884-1897). In many of the letters he asks for money, and gives details of the costs of establishing a ranch, including the prices of farm equipment, livestock, and household furnishings. Also includes a letter from his mother to his father, William Young (1864).

Young, Robert J.

George Takeyasu fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2047
  • Fonds
  • 1987

The fonds consists of memoirs of events during the evacuation from British Columbia to Alberta in 1942.

Takeyasu, George

Edith Rogers fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F1582
  • Fonds
  • 1930-1939

The fonds consists of Social Credit related letters, speeches, posters and broadsheets. The items relate primarily to Social Credit's monetary ideas and dislike of the traditional banks

Rogers, Edith Blanche

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