- 1894-1948 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
50 photographs. -- 0.5 cm of textual records
Name of creator
John Bateman resided in Jumping Pound, Alberta where he homesteaded and worked as a stage driver and postmaster.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
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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No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
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No finding aid
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Digital content is available
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Title based on contents of records.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Wednesday, March 21, 2018