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James Malcolm Colquhoun fonds

  • ACU GBA F3235
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1927-2015]

The fonds consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, etc. re service in the RCAF, prisoner-of-war experience, and membership in POW organizations after the war.

Colquhoun, James Malcolm

John Nilson fonds

  • ACU GBA F2793
  • Fonds
  • 1935-2007

The fonds consists of two postcards written to John Nilson from his sister in Norway (with translation); his Soldier’s Service Paybook; a portrait assumed to be of him; inventory of his personal effects at the time of his death; and a letter from Claire McMordie explaining the provenance.

Nilson, John

Wood family fonds

  • ACU GBA F1961
  • Fonds
  • 1864-2007, predominant 1886-1966

The fonds consists of John Taylor Wood's diaries, speeches and miscellaneous correspondence ((1864-1903); Zachary Taylor Wood's diaries (primarily NWMP/RNWMP journals) (1886-1915), personal papers (1879-1915), and Yukon memorabilia (1897-1915); Stuart Taylor Wood's diaries (primarily RNWMP/RCMP journals)(1908-1951), personal papers (1910-1966), and records related to Herschel Island (1904-1964); Stuart Taylor Wood's research collection, related to the history of the Mounted Police (1873-1960s), including material about Major James Walsh, Fort Walsh, the March West, Wood Mountain, the Cypress Hills Massacre, various NWMP forts, and the Yukon during the Klondike gold rush; Zack Taylor Wood's letters to his wife during the Second World War (1939-1945); and extensive photographs of the Wood family, Mounted Police, Yukon and Herschel Island (1878-1961).

Wood (family)

Phil Fairclough’s collection about Wolfgang Zoepfel

  • ACU GBA C0208
  • Collection
  • Photocopied 2008 (originally created 1930-2005)

The collection consists of a scrapbook containing copies of photographs, documents, correspondence, and genealogical charts documenting the life of Wolfgang Zoepfel.

Fairclough, Phil

Dennis Wagner fonds

  • ACU GBA F2930
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1940-2005]

The fonds consists of research materials for the Wings over Alberta project.

Wagner, Dennis

Andy and Mary Christie fonds

  • ACU GBA F3020
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1940-2004]

The fonds consists of photograph albums from Andy's retirement from Calgary Transit, as well as views from his military service.

Christie, Andy

Franklin Alexander Coates fonds

  • ACU GBA F2297
  • Fonds
  • 1900-2003

The fonds consists of an autobiographical manuscript, including his service in the South African Constabulary (1958); and photographs (1900-1904) of his barber shop, the South African War, and farming near Langdon. Includes an edited transcript of his autobiography compiled by his grandson, Wayne Coates.

Coates, Franklin Alexander

Jim Kerr fonds

  • ACU GBA F2665
  • Fonds
  • 1889-2002

The fonds consists of Jim Kerr's personal papers (1912-2002); personal papers of his father, mother and sister (1889-1973); RCAF-related papers (1940-1945); records kept by Kerr as accountant, General Manager and President of the Calgary Brewing and Malting Company (1949-1972); Calgary Buffalo Athletic Association scrapbooks, etc. (1940-1964); records of various hotels for which Kerr was the accountant, including extensive papers for the Alberta Hotel in Oyen, managed by Frances McSorley (1949-1991); Calgary Exhibition and Stampede committee records (1959-1971); Rothney Farm accounts (1970-1995); and papers related to the Manchester Rotary Club, CHFM Radio, and the Lloyd Turner Testimonial Dinner. Includes extensive photographs of the family and Brewery, including views of the creation of the Brewery Gardens (1932-1935); the RCAF Flyers hockey team (1941-1942); and the Kerr's new house in Scarboro (1950-1951).

Kerr James

Rosalee van Stelten fonds

  • ACU GBA F1854
  • Fonds
  • 1955-2002, predominant 1959

The fonds consists of naval service record (1955-1965); brief article about working for the Queen (1984); programs, menus, newsclippings, photographs and mementos of Buckingham Palace and the Royal Tour; articles about her family and writings; postcards of early Calgary.

van Stelten, Rosalee

Bennett family fonds

  • ACU GBA F2658
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1914-2000]

The fonds consists of photographs of military service of Michael and Hugh Bennett; and musical papers of Trevor Bennett.

Bennett (family)

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