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Fonds F3385 - Wilbert Lawrence Falconer fonds
ACU GBA F3385
Wilbert Lawrence Falconer fonds
- 1941-1944 (Creation)
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2 cm of textual records
Name of creator
Wilbert Lawrence Falconer, 1913- , was educated as an engineer at the University of British Columbia. He was active in the oil sands industry in Alberta in the 1940s and 1950s and was president of Ponder Oils. He was married to Regina.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of James Falconer, 1988.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of a report on exploration work for Abasand Oils (1941); a report on exploration work in the oil sands for Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company (by L. Telfer) (1943); memorandum regarding mining methods (1943); and Athabaska tar sands research for Imperial Oil (by W. M. Pearce, W. L. Falconer, and F. J. Hamilton (1943-1944).
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No restrictions on access.
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The material is in English.
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No finding aid.
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019