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- CA ACU ARC F0274
- 1840-2009; predominant 1949-2004
Fonds consists of scholarly research, lecture notes, presentations, essays, book reviews, scholarly and personal correspondence with noted historians and politicians from the early 20th Century to the post WWII years from Great Britain and Germany, some personal correspondence with his parents during his time as a schoolboy, notebooks from his internment and military training, manuscripts of his scholarly publications, photographs and audio recordings of interviews of himself and his wife about their experiences living in Nazi Germany as well as broadcast recordings of interviews of Dr. Eyck’s research subjects. There is extensive original, transcribed
and photocopied correspondence and other materials Eyck compiled on his research subjects for his book on Prince Albert, the Queen Victoria’s consort, and his biography on George Peabody Gooch.
- CA ACU SPC F0143
Fonds consists of correspondence to and from various members of the Simmins family, principally to Barbara Simmins, and Richard Simmins' photocards to Marjorie Simmins; material relating to B. Simmins' career, estate and financial matters; material relating to the death of Susette Simmins in 2007; drafts of B. Simmins' manuscript Should angels come: a letter to my daughter; articles by and about Philip Simmins, Richard Simmins and Geoffrey Simmins; daytimers and diaries written by B. Simmins (?) and Marjorie Mabel Beaufort Simmins; Karen Simmins' journals, poems, childhood drawings, stories and letters; photographs of members of the Simmins and Atkinson families, including several photo albums.
- CA ACU SPC F0195
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.
- CA ACU ARC F0280
- [188-]-2010 (predominant 1972-2006)
Fonds consists of records pertaining to Alan MacDonald's roles within the library at the University of Calgary and Dalhousie University, records pertaining to his uncle Wallace (silent film star and Hollywood producer), his father Vincent (lawyer, Dean of Law at Dalhousie University, civil servant, judge), records pertaining to the Calgary Aerospace Museum which MacDonald was actively involved with in retirement, and family-related papers.
MacDonald, Alan H.
- CA ACU TMM F0098
- 1894, 1942-2012
Collection consists of original (25%) and copied (75%) research material related to the history of the Canadian Airborne Regiment. It includes correspondence, taped interviews and transcripts, and photocopies of related material held at various American, Canadian and British archives and museums.
The collection comprises Michel Wyczynski and Bernd Horn's research material over the course of six co-authored books, chapters in military anthologies, and dozens of articles published in Canada, the United States, and Britain.
- CA ACU TMM F0147
- 1897, 1908-1970
Fonds consists of material related to the experience of James Reid (and to a lesser extent his brother John) while in Canada leading up to WWI, throughout Reid's time of service for the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the war, and then for some years after the war recording Reid's life in Calgary, Alberta.
Fonds is divided into 7 series suggested largely by the enclosing envelopes in which the donation was originally recieved from the estate of Reid's niece. These are:
- Lumber Camp Days
- Correspondence, WWI
- Notes to Self
- German material
- Post-war material
- CA ACU TMM F0143
Consist of material related to Perrigo's service in the Boer War for Britian, WWI for Canada, and some personal records attesting to Perrigo's domestic life in Canada in between and following the wars.
Perrigo, Joseph Henry
- CA ACU TMM F0063
Fonds consists predominantly of letters and photographs sent home by the Williams brothers during the Boer War. Photos taken by Lloyd Williams while a prisoner of war in Ceylon are of particular interest.
Fonds are divided into three series:
- Miscellaneous textual material
- CA ACU TMM F0119
Consists of material created and accumulated by Walter Rippin during his service in the Boer War and WWI. Includes original photography, glass plate negatives, maps, serials, ephemera, and some small amount of correspondence.
Rippin, Walter William
- CA ACU TMM F0014
The fonds consists predominantly of materials gathered and/or created by Livingston during the period of his service as a private with the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force during WWI.
The fonds is comprised of four series:
- Correspondence and biographical ephemera
- Medals and ornaments
- Genealogical research
Livingston, Simon W