Fonds F1036 - John Herbert and Harriet S. Jamieson fonds

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John Herbert and Harriet S. Jamieson fonds


  • 1905-1946 (Creation)

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3 cm of textual records. -- 11 photographs

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John Herbert Jamieson, 1882-1948, was born in Cloverhill, New Brunswick and moved to Calgary, Alberta in 1906. He operated the Jamieson Agency which dealt in real estate and insurance. He was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church, Loyal Orange Lodge, and the Calgary Real Estate Board. He married Harriet S. Logan, 1883-1973. Harriet was born in Musquodobit Harbour, Nova Scotia and was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church. She was very active in musical circles and was an Honorary Life Member of the Progressive Conservative Association.


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Gift of Harriet Jamieson, 1965-1967.

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The fonds consists of business papers of J. Herbert; correspondence relating to his attempts to move to the United States of America (1931-1933); music, and church papers; invitations of Harriet; photographs of musical groups including Apollo Choir, and Grace Church choir.

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The material is in English.

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Thursday, July 26, 2018




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