Collection C0097 - Steam Navigation Research Project collection

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CA ACU GBA C0097

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Steam Navigation Research Project collection

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  • 1955-1956 (Creation)

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27 cm of textual records. -- 1 microfilm reel. -- 1 photograph

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This collection was compiled by Nick Wickenden, a Glenbow Archives staff member, who was commissioned to gather information concerning steam navigation and boats on the western Canadian plains.

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  • The collection consists of manuscript report by researcher, correspondence with persons interested in the subject, 1500 file cards containing extracts from books, newspapers and interviews, and microfilm extracts from the Sessional Papers of Canada (1880-1890).
  • RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE ALSO IN THIS COLLECTION. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Arnold Carscadden, Roy Devore, Samuel A. Dickson, Leonard A. Goodridge, Hudson's Bay Company (HBC), Col. F.C. Jameson, Mrs. S. Jones, Ed Kelly, Hormisdas Lamoureux, and Bruce Baden Peel. STEAMBOATS: Alberta, City of Edmonton, Minnow, North West, and Sicamous.

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The material is in English.

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Microfilm-Wickenden

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