- 1912-1994 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
56 cm of textual records
Name of creator
Nanci Langford of Edmonton, Alberta gathered and created these records while undertaking research for a book on the Women of Unifarm, and its predecessors, United Farm Women of Alberta (UFWA) and Farm Women's Union of Alberta (FWUA). The book was published as: Politics, Pitchforks and Pickle Jars : 75 years of Organized Farm Women in Alberta / Nanci Langford. -- Calgary : Detselig Enterprises, 1997.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Nanci Langford, 1998.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection consists of reference materials: copies of minutes, circulars, resolutions, brochures, newsclippings, etc.(1912-1994); brief histories supplied by various locals (1921-1990); District 9 minutes (1956-1985); transcripts of interviews with members (1990-1991); and miscellaneous biographical information about women prominent in the organizations (ca. 1980s-1990s).
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
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