Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0249 - Jan Krijff collection
ACU GBA C0249
Jan Krijff collection
- [ca. 1908-1970s] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 cm of textual records. -- ca. 10 photographs
Name of creator
Jan Krijff, 1947- , was born in the Netherlands and came to Calgary in 1968 where he attended the University of Calgary. He worked for CIBC in Resolute Bay before returning to the Netherlands to attend the University of Leiden where he received a degree in history. Krijff then settled in Vancouver. He published four books on Dutch connections to western Canada. His wife Karen Green is a lawyer and they in the Netherlands.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Jan Krijff and Karen Green, 2009-2019.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection consists of photographs of farmers in Alberta, view of Victoria home and documents regarding Dutch immigration.
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, May 09, 2019