Fonds F0162 - John Bateman fonds

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John Bateman fonds


  • 1894-1948 (Creation)

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50 photographs. -- 0.5 cm of textual records

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John Bateman resided in Jumping Pound, Alberta where he homesteaded and worked as a stage driver and postmaster.

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Gifts of Mr. and Mrs. James Bateman, and Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bateman, 1964-1976.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of photographs of Jumping Pound post office, residents of Jumping Pound and Cochrane, and the Bateman family. Also includes John's interim homestead receipt and marriage registration; contracts, petition, summons, and a memo pertaining to his career as a postmaster; and assessment and tax rolls of the Jumping Pound School District.

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      The material is in English.

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      Wednesday, March 21, 2018




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