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- CA ACU GBA F2342
- [ca. 1912-1933]
The fonds consists of photographs of Purple Label and Great West Airways operations at Calgary airport, and early buildings in Calgary.
Kendall, Kenneth George
- CA ACU GBA F2352
The fonds consists of personal railway records (passes, rulebooks, etc.) and photograph.
Taylor, Oscar Gilbert
- CA ACU GBA F2531
- 1912-1923, 2003
The fonds consists of snapshots of George Thirlby, the construction camp at Ogden, and Shepard (1912-1923). Includes a biographical essay from his daughter Margaret Rose (2003).
- CA ACU GBA F2556
- [ca. 1908-1940]
The fonds consists of Canadian Pacific Railway Annotated Time Table (With Information as to C.P.R. Transcontinental Routes - Corrected to July 8th, 1908); Canadian Pacific Railway travel passes for William P. Eccles and wife (expiring 1932) and for Mrs. W.P. Eccles (widow) and Kathleen (expiring 1937); 1930 first flight covers for Calgary to Winnipeg, Calgary to Regina and Calgary to Lethbridge; 1914 envelope for Calgary Industrial Exhibition; photographs relating to the Eccles family, Calgary, trains and scenic views of Banff and Rocky Mountains taken by William P. Eccles while an engineer for the Canadian Pacific Railway.
Eccles, William P.
- CA ACU GBA F1247
- 1916-1973, predominant 1916-1945
The fonds consists of correspondence (1919-1936); military certificates, log books and combat reports (1916-1919); aviation certificates and log books (1919-1932); recorded interview (1945); and miscellaneous personal and aviation records. Includes a recorded interview with Violet May about her husband (1973); recording of a memorial program broadcast by CBC (1952); photographs of northern aviation and the Air Observer School; and films about postal service on the Mackenzie, the Yellowknife Royal Visit, Dawson City, Great Bear Lake region, and oil well drilling and construction in the North (ca. 1930-1950).
- CA ACU GBA F1252
- 1901-1979, predominant 1952-1979
The fonds consists of recorded interviews with Jack and Bud McCaig (1979); newsclippings and articles about the family and transport business (1957-1979); and family, business and military photographs (1901-1966).
- CA ACU GBA F1267
- 1905-1971, predominant 1905-1926
The fonds consists of photographs of farming in southwestern Saskatchewan (1908-1923); steamboats at Prince Albert and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and Fort Chipewyan and Fort Smith, NWT (1905-1930s); Doukhobor nude protests (1903, ca. 1930s); and miscellaneous photographs. Includes Roy's reminiscences of the Saskatoon area ca. 1900s to 1920s (written in 1960-1971) and biographical information on the McDougall / Potter family.
- CA ACU GBA F1289
The fonds consists of holiday films of the Rocky Mountains and across Canada (1930s-1950s) and films of Baptist meetings and Bible camps at Gull Lake (1930s-1940s); photographs and slides of Rev. McLaurin's missions, travels and summer school at Gull Lake (1910s-1920s); photographs of the McLeod and McLaurin families (1880s-1960s); and slides of Calgary (1966). Also consists of Campbell's records: Bow River Beautification Association correspondence, briefs, accounts and reference files (1968-1981); travel diaries (1952-1979); diary (January 1929); correspondence with William Lyon Mackenzie King (1933-1945), scrapbooks and newsclippings; and Campbell and Jessie's marriage certificate. Includes Jessie's school notebooks (1911-1912), postcards and correspondence (1915-1916, 1926-1927) and travel diaries (1963-1964). Also includes film "Wings Over the North" (1940s) produced by Canadian Pacific and Alberta Travel Bureau about the role of pilots in opening up the north.
- CA ACU GBA F1301
- 1941-1953, predominant 1941-1944
The fonds consists of speech, correspondence, reports, articles, newsclippings, photographs and miscellaneous posters and souvenir items about the Alaska Highway and Alaska.
- CA ACU GBA F2926
- Copied 1984 (originally created ca. 1930-1949)
The fonds consists of photographs of personalities and views at the Calgary Aero Club, No.5 Elementary Flight Training School, and Father Ehinenny with aircraft.
Macleod, Bea Hester