Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0070 - Nanton and District Historical Society collection
ACU GBA C0070
Nanton and District Historical Society collection
- Copied 1977 (originally created 1882-1943) (Creation)
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Extent and medium
238 photographs. -- 1 cm of textual records
Name of creator
The material in this collection was gathered together by the Nanton and District Historical Society in the mid 1970s, for use in Mosquito Creek Round Up, a local history of the Nanton and Parkland areas of Alberta, which was published by the society in 1975.
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Scope and content
The collection consists of photographs of Nanton and Parkland area personalities, events, ranches, businesses, schools, and sports (1882-1943); diary of an unknown ranch hand (1907); and a program for Chautauqua events held in Nanton (1926).
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid.
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Existence and location of originals
The originals were returned to individual contributors by the society.
Existence and location of copies
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Title based on provenance of collection.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, March 15, 2018