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Collection C0218 - Robert J. Smith collection

Identity area

Reference code

ACU GBA C0218

Title

Robert J. Smith collection

Date(s)

  • 1914-1947 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

0.5 cm of textual records. -- 14 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Robert James Smith lived in Calgary, Alberta and operated R. J. Smith Automotive Supplies after 1945. He was interested in the petroleum industry in southern Alberta. He married Stella.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Robert J. Smith, 1972.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The fonds consists of petroleum report by Joseph Sinclair for Calgary Alberta Oils Limited; report by Dr. R. L. Rutherford re South Highwood Syndicate; regulations regarding the reservation of petroleum and and natural gas rights; and photographs of the Turner Valley oil field.

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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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Finding aids

No finding aid, but the photos have been digitized.

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Note

Title based on contents of records.

Note

Not added to Alberta on Record. The photos are all in the Glenbow Archives Photographs database. Perhaps the reports should go to the Glenbow Library?

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Thursday, July 17, 2014

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