- 1939-1953 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
0.18 m of textual records.
Name of creator
Joseph Kovach was a Canmore District Forest Ranger, 1940-1953. His duties involved forestry work, land administration, fisheries and wildlife management, and enforcement of game and fisheries regulations.
Acquired from the Environmental Sciences Centre, Kananaskis, in 1977.
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Scope and content
Fonds consists of daily work reports which contain summaries of work done, routes travelled and weather conditions. Also includes two letters between J. Kovach and J. Dexter (1940 July). An introduction and diary excerpts edited by Thomas S. Sadler, Environmental Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, 1973, accompanies the material.
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No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
Text in English.
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File level inventory available at repository.
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