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Maude Riley, ACCFW president, [ca. 1950-1955]
Maude Riley, ACCFW president, [ca. 1950-1955]
PA-3647-4

Alberta Council on Child and Family Welfare fonds

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Table of Contents

Series 1 Constitution. -- 1924-1977
Series 2 Minutes. -- 1918-1983
Series 3 Membership. -- 1962-1976
Series 4 Correspondence. -- 1963-1982
Series 5 Financial records. -- 1963-1983
Series 6 Reports. -- 1961-1977
Series 7 Miscellaneous. -- 1936, 1978-1982
Series 8 Newsletters, pamphlets, etc. -- 1966-1978
Series 9 Newspaper clippings. -- 1963-1982

Inventory

Series 1 Constitution. -- 1924-1977
M-6466-1 Constitution and revisions. -- 1924-1977
Series 2 Minutes. -- 1918-1983
M-6466-2 Resumes of minutes. -- 1918-1977
M-6466-3 "Mini-minutes". -- 1978. -- Consists of summaries of minutes prepared for the 60th anniversary of the Council.
M-6466-4 Minute book. -- 1918-1924
M-6466-5 Minute book. -- 1923-1931
M-6466-6 Minute book. -- 1931-1933
M-6466-7 Minutes book. -- 1933-1938
M-6466-8 Minute book. -- 1938-1945
M-6466-9 Minute book. -- 1945-1953
M-6466-10 Minutes. -- 1953-1962. -- The minute book for this period was misplaced. Minutes covering the years 1953-1966 were reconstructed by Mrs. Myra Harshman from Council reports which appeared in the Calgary Herald newspaper.
M-6466-11 Minutes. -- 1962-1966. -- Reconstructed by Mrs. Myra Harshman, as described above.
M-6466-12 Minute book. -- 1967-1977
M-6466-13 Minute book. -- 1977-1982
M-6466-14 Notes for minutes. -- 1962-1978. -- Consists of nine notepads with rough notes regarding meetings.
M-6672 Minutes, correspondence, etc. -- 1977-1983. -- Consists of minutes of the last meeting of the Council on November 22, 1982; "mini-minutes" covering 1918-1982; notebook of rough minutes for 1978-1982; a tribute to founders; correspondence.
Series 3 Membership. -- 1962-1976
M-6466-15 Membership lists. -- 1962-1976
Series 4 Correspondence. -- 1963-1982. -- The series consists of correspondence with affiliated organizations adn others regarding meetings, issues of concern related to children and families, etc.
M-6466-16 Correspondence. -- 1963-1968
M-6466-17 Correspondence. -- 1969-1971
M-6466-18 Correspondence. -- 1972-1974
M-6466-19 Correspondence. -- 1975-1976
M-6466-20 Correspondence. -- 1977-1982
Series 5 Financial records. -- 1963-1983
M-6466-21 Financial statements. -- 1967-1974
M-7048 Cashbook and bankbooks. -- 1963-1983
Series 6 Reports. -- 1961-1977. -- The series consists of reports written by ACCFW and affiliated groups.
M-6466-22 Reports. -- 1961-1969
M-6466-23 Reports. -- 1970-1971
M-6466-24 Reports. -- 1972-1974
M-6466-25 Reports. -- 1975-1977
Series 7 Miscellaneous. -- 1936, 1968-1982
M-6466-26 Miscellaneous. -- 1982 and n.d. -- Consists of certificate regarding the transfer of ACCFW papers to the Glenbow Archives; annual dinner tickets; letterhead envelopes; and historical sketch prepared by Myra Harshmans.
M-6466-27 60th anniversary tribute to founding members ot ACCFW. -- 1978
M-6466-28 Conference package. -- 1978. -- Consists of the package of delegate Myra Harshman to a conference sponsored by the Alberta Association for Children with Learning Disabilities.
M-6466-29 Legislation related to children. -- 1978. -- Consists of papers and bills about day cares and Canadian bill of rights for children.
PA-2454-(1-2) Portrait of Ellen Lowe Armstrong; view of Dr. Mahood with student nurses at the Calgary General Hospital. -- 1936. -- 2 photographs
Series 8 Newsletters, pamphlets, etc. -- 1966-1978
M-6466-30 Pamphlets, etc. -- 1966-1978. -- Consists of printed material related to Calgary organizations concerned with various aspects of women, children and family life. Includes City of Calgary "Day Care Policy and Guidelines"; Social Planning Council "Statement on Neighbourhood Development in Calgary" and "Housing in Calgary"; study "Recreation Needs in Calgary"; Citizen Advocacy Society of Calgary Information Brief; Calgary Indian Friendship Centre annual reports. Includes pamphlets and circulars from YWCA Women's Resource Centre, Calgary Association for Social Change, Calgary Runaway Project, Calgary Association of Self Help, Riverside Villa, etc.
M-6466-31 Alberta Association for the Mentally Retarded. -- 1971-1977. -- Consits of annual reports, briefs and newsletters.
M-6466-32 Calgary Association for the Mentally Retarded. -- 1973-1977. -- Consists of annual reporta and newsletters.
M-6466-33 Pamphlets, etc. -- 1972-1976. -- Consists of printed material related to Calgary organizations concerned with various aspects of women, children and family life. Includes Alberta Status of Women Action Committee; Alberta Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Commission, etc.
Series 9 Newspaper clippings. -- 1963-1982
M-6466-34 Newspaper clippings. -- 1963-1982. -- Consists of newspaper articles about activities of the Council; Harold and Maude Riley; and local issues concering children and family life.
M-7048 Two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings. -- 1971-1979. -- Consists of newspaper articles about activities of the Coucnil, and the Council's 60th anniversary.
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