Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0248 - Pallesen, Mannix and Burns families collection
ACU GBA C0248
Pallesen, Mannix and Burns families collection
- [ca. 1910s-1990s] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 cm of textual records. -- 3 photographs
Name of creator
Peter J. M. Pallesen, 1944-2019, was born in Lacombe, Alberta, son of Florence Mannix Pallesen and Norman P. O. Pallesen of Calgary. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Later in life he undertook an extensive project to document his family history.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Peter Pallesen, 1993.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection consists of correspondence regarding the Mounted Police as depicted by Charlie Russell; and photographs of Pallesen, Mannix and Burns family members.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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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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Title based on contents of records.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, May 02, 2019