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Real estate office, North Hill, Calgary, 1907
Real estate office, North Hill, Calgary, 1907
NA-2922-5

Century Calgary fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Century Calgary book series - Manuscripts. -- 1973-1975
Series 2 Oral history project. -- 1973-1976
Series 3 Research and promotional materials. -- 1972-1976
Series 4 Posters - Logo contest and promotional. -- 1973-1975
Series 5 Photographs. -- 1884-1975

Inventory

Series 1 Century Calgary book series - Manuscripts. -- 1973-1975. - The series consists of original manuscripts for the content of the published books.
  Manuscripts for volume 1, Past and Present : People, Places and Events in Calgary.
M-4644-1 Manuscripts - Mayors of Calgary, group 1. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-2 Manuscripts - Mayors of Calgary, group 2. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-(3-4) Manuscript - "Once Upon a Chinook", a short history of the City of Calgary, 1875-1975. -- 1975
M-4644-9 Manuscript - "Vignettes of Old South Calgary". -- 1974-1975
M-4644-23 Manuscript - Women's Canadian Club and reminiscences of early Calgary. -- 1974
M-4644-24 Manuscript - Golden Age Club of Calgary. -- 1974
M-4644-25 Manuscript - "Bands by the Bow". -- 1975
  Manuscripts for volume 2, Communities of Calgary, from Scattered Towns to a Major City.
M-4644-6 Manuscript - Victoria Park district of Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-7 Manuscripts - Glengarry, Killarney, Wildwood, North Glenmore Park, Sarcee Park, Bridgeland-Riverside (Langevin) districts of Calgary; and pioneers from the Orient. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-8 Manuscripts - Bowness district of Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-10 Manuscripts - Inglewood and Ramsay districts of Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-11 Manuscript - Forest Lawn district of Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-12 Manuscript - Boy Scouts in Calgary, 1910-1974. -- 1974-1975.
  Manuscripts for volume 3, Young People of All Ages : Sports, Schools and Youth Groups in Calgary.
M-4644-13 Manuscript - "Boots, Tents and Mini-Skirts, A History of Calgary Girl Guides". -- 1974-1975
M-4644-22 Manuscripts - Amateur sports in Calgary. -- 1974
  Manuscripts for volume 4, The Search for Souls : Histories of Calgary's Churches.
M-4644-26 Manuscript - Anglican Church in Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-27 Manuscript - Baptist Church in Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-28 Manuscript - "Lutheran Legacy". -- 1974-1975
M-4644-29 Manuscript - "Blue Flame in the Foothills" re Presbyterian Church in Calgary. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-30 Manuscript - "Calgary First Spiritualist Church". -- 1974-1975
M-4644-31 Manuscript - "The United Church of Canada in Calgary". -- 1974-1975
M-4644-32 Manuscript - Ukrainian Catholic Church. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-33 Manuscript - "Buckboard to Brotherhood, A Brief History of Calgary Baptist Churches, 1875-1975. -- 1975
M-4644-34 Manuscript - Oblate Fathers. -- 1974-1975
  Manuscripts for volume 5, At Your Service, part one : Calgary's Library, Parks Department, Military, Medical Services and Fire Department.
M-4644-16 Manuscript - Calgary's Fire Department. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-17 Manuscript - Calgary Public Library, A Documentary 1911-1974. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-21 Manuscript - "Scarlet, Rifle Green and Khaki" re the military in Calgary. -- 1974-1975
  Manuscripts for volume 6, At Your Service, part two : Calgary's Police Force, Navy Base, Post Office, Transit System and Private Service Groups.
M-4644-5 Manuscript - Calgary's police force. -- 1974
M-4644-14 Manuscript - "100 Years of Calgary Post Office History". -- 1974-1975
M-4644-15 Manuscript - Calgary's transit system. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-18 Manuscript - St. John Ambulance. -- 1973
M-4644-19 Manuscript - Providence Child Development Centre. -- 1974-1975
M-4644-20 Manuscript - The navy in Calgary. -- 1974-1975
Series 2 Oral history project. -- 1973-1976. -- 135 audio cassettes. -- The series consists of recorded interviews (sound only) with Calgarians, primarily about early teaching experiences (especially in rural schools), the city's police force, and reminiscences of living in the city. Includes many descriptions of life during the Great Depression. -- There are written summaries of most (but not all) of the interviews, which may be read via the links below.
  Interviewees with names from A-C Scanned Document View interview summaries.
RCT-144-110 Miss Deane Ambury. -- June 29, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural school (Everdale School) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-106 Mrs. A.G. Austin. -- June 8, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a rural school teacher (Banner School), 1906-1907.
Note: Mona Bailey. See Mona Stewart below.
Note: Julia M. Baker. See Mrs. L.D. Crimp below.
RCT-144-98 Everett Baldwin. -- May 21, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. - Re career as teach in rural schools (Dee-Jay School, Eckville School).
RCT-144-77B Clive Ballard. -- May 14, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as teacher in rural schools (Skye Glen School).
RCT-144-109 Mrs. Dorcas Bayley. -- May 13, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural (Monitor area) and city schools.
RCT-144-108 Miss Rodena Beaton. -- June 1, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Kia Ora School, Hillridge School, Trochu area, Rosedale School).
RCT-144-42&59 Malcolm Boyd. -- [ca. 1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences as Chief of Police.
RCT-144-75 William A. Branton. -- May 24, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as Building Superintendent, Calgary Public School system, 1911-1952.
RCT-144-120 Milton W. Brock. -- December 29, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as rural school teacher (High Prairie School) and work related to teachers' pensions.
RCT-144-84 Mrs. Elsie Brown. -- April 28, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as teacher in rural (South Valley School, Dawson Hill School) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-118 Dr. Frank G. Buchanan. -- August 5, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as rural school teacher and school inspector.
RCT-144-67B Ruby and Wilbert Builder. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-67A Mary Bushfield. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-28 George Campbell. -- March 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re life in the Eau Claire district in the 1920s and 1930s. Note:sound quality very poor.
RCT-144-35 Jessie Chapman. -- June 11, 1974. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re work with transient and distressed persons from 1911-1969.
RCT-144-17 Mrs. Nellie Elizabeth Chevalier. -- December 19, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re homesteading near Daysland and early Calgary.
RCT-144-36 Bernard A. Choppen. -- September 6, 1974. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re First World war and living in Calgary.from 1915 to 1974.
RCT-144-111 Mrs. Mary Christenson. -- June 23, 1976. -- Re experiences as teacher in rural (Falcon School, Barnwell Consolidated School, Craigmyle area, Taber area) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-65 Walter Chuchla. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-40 P.D. Clarke. -- July 4, 1974. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re work as City Police Inspector, beginning in 1912.
RCT-144-24 Harry Lake Collett. -- February 18, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career in Post Office and as a mail man from 1911-1959.
RCT-144-115 Miss Elspeth Cook. -- April 28, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural (York Schook)and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-99 John Copeland. -- June 14, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools.
RCT-144-23 W.Cowan. -- June 1973. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re arrival in Canada and career with Calgary Fire Department from 1890-1973.
RCT-144-107 Mrs. L.D. Crimp (nee Julia M. Baker). -- [ca. 1974-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Lynx School).
RCT-144-5 Mrs. B. Currie. -- March 26, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re family background and life in Okotoks and Calgary.
  Interviewees with names from D-H Scanned Document View interview summaries.
RCT-144-3 Harry Dawson. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career in Calgary Fire Department form 1917 to 1966.
RCT-144-51 Mrs. Elsie Douglas. -- November 28, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re early Calgary and Millarville personalities from the 1880s to about 1918.
RCT-144-40B George Doull. -- 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-58 Bob Edgar. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-70B K.G. "Buster" Elliott. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-114 Mae Fleming. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-43 Percy Fraser. -- [ca. 1974-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Deputy Chief of Police from 1950-1955.
RCT-144-87B Mrs. Violet Friesen. -- June 29, 1976. -- Re early teaching experiences in rural schools (Myrnham School).
RCT-144-96 Linton L. Gaetz. -- June 30, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as rural teacher. (He later became Principal of Wood's Christian Home.)
RCT-144-80A Mr. O.S. Geiger. -- April 14, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as teacher in rural (Eiswold School) and city schools and as administrator. Includes his views on recent trends in education.
RCT-144-41 Ira Gordon Gilkes. -- July 9, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Deputy Chief of Police in Calgary from 1914 to 1972.
RCT-144-31 Mrs. Margaret Gillespie. -- May 1, 1974. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re her work as a teacher in rural schools ((Raven School, Huxley School, Trochu School) and at Red Cross Children's Hospital School from early 1900s to 1967.
RCT-144-85 Mrs. Vera Gillespie. -- April 15, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as teacher in rural schools (Youngstown area, Davisburg School, Turner Valley School, Little Chicago School).
RCT-144-15 Mr. William Hope Grant. -- April 9, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re early Calgary and his plumbing and heating business.
RCT-144-25 W. Hope Grant. -- 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re early pioneer experiences in Calgary and the plumbing and heating business from 1882 to the 1930s.
RCT-144-4 Mrs. Frieda Gratzner. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re life as Austrian / Yugoslavian immigrant to Canada.
RCT-144-78 Harold Griffin. -- April 27, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as teacher in rural schools (Retlaw School, Little Gem School, Sundial School) and in Calgary.
RCT-144-95B Mrs. Eva Hackett. -- July 21, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as teacher in rural schools (Strathmead School, Dalemead School, Caroline area) and in Calgary.
RCT-144-95A William J. Hackett. -- July 21, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a school teacher from 1923-1961 in rural (Prairie View School) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-94 Benjamin Gold Halbert. -- May 19, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette.-- Re experiences as teacher in rural schools (University School near Sibbald)
RCT-144-52 Arthur P. Halpen. -- 1973. -- Re reminiscences of Bob Edwards and early Calgary from 1911-1930s.
RCT-144-113 Miss Signe Hansen. -- June 19, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teach in rural schools (Big Valley area)
RCT-144-14 Thomas Harrison. -- April 10, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career in Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops and life in early Calgary.
RCT-144-12 Mrs. Elizabeth Henderson. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re domestic life in early Calgary.
RCT-144-30 Mr. J.G. "Garney" Hight. -- May 8, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences of early Calgary from the 1910s-1959.
RCT-144-89 Mrs. Olive Hudon. -- May 5, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural (Marne School, Redland School, Humbolt School, Carbon area, Daysland area) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-19 Mrs. Tannis Humphries and Mrs. Norma Percer (daughters of Mr. and Mrs. George Stoddart). -- December 18, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re growing up in early Calgary.
  Interviewees with names from I-O Scanned Document View interview summaries.
RCT-144-76 Wes. F. Irwin. -- May 20, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural (Stettler-Halkirk area, Lockhart School) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-74 Dr. Margaret Jackson. -- June 29, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural (Lily School, Coronation area)and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-56 Reg Jackson. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-105 Mrs. J.M. Jakey. -- June 9, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as teacher in rural schools (Mafin School, Gooseberry Lake School, Kirby School, Drumheller School, Morning Glory School).
RCT-144-88 Miss Jessie Johnson. -- June 27, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as teacher in rural schools (Saskalta School).
RCT-144-1&2 Percy Beatty Johnstone. -- April 23, 1973. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Recollections, experiences and anecdotes of a commercial traveller (tobacco, tea) for wholesale grocers in western Canada from 1904-1958.
RCT-144-72 Miss Isabella Kennedy. -- June 21, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teach in rural (Peigan School, Rabbit Lake School) and Calgary schools.
RCT-144-47 Mrs. Mabel Kennedy. -- October 11, 1974. -- 3 audio cassettes. -- Re Peace River area pioneer, her family and homesteading.
RCT-144-44 Duke Kent. -- June 13, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Chief of Police from February 1, 1968 to August 1, 1972.
RCT-144-21B George Lind and Roger Livermore. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re events in early Calgary, including Centre Street Bridge washout and floods of 1917 and 1919.
RCT-144-10 George Lind. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences of life and working in the Calgary.
RCT-144-21A Roger Livermore. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re life in Calgary from 1910-1914 and the First World War.
RCT-144-34 Premier Peter Lougheed. -- 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Reminiscences of the Lougheed family including Senator James Lougheed and his wife Isabella Lougheed.
RCT-144-101 Miss Jean MacAskilll. -- May 12, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Brant School, Swastika School).
RCT-144-119 Miss Jean MacAskill. -- August 17, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Consists of a recitation of her poem, "The Days of our Years", re many problems associated with teaching.
RCT-144-5&6 Mrs. Blanche Machon. -- March 1973. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re family background and her experiences as a teacher in Calgary schools.
RCT-144-112 J.B. MacComber. -- June 3, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Hutterite School near Cayley).
RCT-144-62 Alex Maga. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-61 Recareeo Marcelos. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-11 Mr. and Mrs. Lee B. Martin. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experience as early automobile salesman and reminiscences of life in Calgary.
RCT-144-69 Edward Mayhood. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-104 Mrs. Freda McArthur. -- July 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Naco School, Plainsview School).
RCT-144-45 Gilbert McCrombie. -- January 16, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as a police officer in Calgary.
RCT-144-37 Ken McIvor. -- May 6, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Chief Constable for the City Police from July 1964 to March 1968.
RCT-144-7 Mr. and Mrs. Thomas N. McKenzie. -- March 9, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as a construction worker and builder from 1904-1965, and life in Calgary.
RCT-144-71 Eleanor McMurtry. -- February 25, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re teaching experiences in rural schools (Olds area, French and Ukrainian schools near Edmonton).
RCT-144-77A Mrs. Mary Mercer. -- May 12, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Chancellor School, Strathmore School).
RCT-144-14 Mrs. Mary Middlemass. -- June 13, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re women's organizations in the 1930s, and the wartime Alberta Women's Service Corps.
RCT-144-70A Olive Miller. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-93B Gordon Minue. -- July 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher at Turner Valley School.
RCT-144-102 Mrs. Rhea Montgomery. -- June 12, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Red Cross School).
RCT-144-81 Mrs. Ingabord C. Morris. -- April 21, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Sioux Lake School).
RCT-144-92 Mrs. Julia Murphy. -- May 13, 1972. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a school teacher at Hanna School and Forest Lawn School.
RCT-144-83 Mrs. Kari Myhre. -- May 6, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a school teacher in rural schools (Cooper School).
RCT-144-97 Mrs. E.F. O'Hare. -- April 27, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Medicine Hat School, Hoskin School, Duchess School, Suffield School, Empress School, Coalhurst School, Ralston School).
RCT-144-57 Henry Oel. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-66 Annie Oldfield. -- [ca, 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassettes. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-48 Clara Isabel Orr. -- October 25, 1974. -- 3 audio cassettes. -- Re farming in the Swalwell district and her career as a nurse from 1904 to 1974.
  Interviewees with names from P-Z Scanned Document View interview summaries.
RCT-144-80B Harold Panabaker. -- April 15, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher and school administrator in rural (Muir Lake School, Smoky Lake School, Sturgeon School) and Calgary schools from 1920 to 1962.
RCT-144-26A Lillian Parsons. -- February 19, 1974. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re reminiscences of family and early Calgary from 1898 to the 1940s.
RCT-144-38 Larry Partridge. -- May 10, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Chief of Police in Calgary from 1952-1964.
RCT-144-29 Daisy Pearson. -- May 18, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences as an early pioneer in Cremona form 1904-1974.
RCT-144-16 William Melville Peel. -- April 10, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re his life and early Calgary, and work at the Land Titles' Office for 40 years.
RCT-144-27 Mr. and Mrs. Redvers Perry. -- February 17 and March 3, 1974. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re reminiscences of the family and farming in the Balzac area from 1902-1970s.
RCT-144-33 Mr. C.J. Potter. -- August 12, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work for Calgary Transit system from 1931-1937.
RCT-144-5 Robert A. Quinton. -- March 26, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re family history and life in Okotoks, and his real estate career in Calgary.
RCT-144-39 Jock Ritchie. -- June 4, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Chief Inspector of Calgary City Police from 1926-1955.
RCT-144-73 Mr. H.P. Ross. -- April 7, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Advance School, Rocky Mountain House area, Bragg Creek School). from 1933-1941.
RCT-144-46 Brian Sawyer. -- February 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re work as Chief of Police and Calgary's police force.
Note: Mrs. Searight. See Stewart sisters below.
RCT-144-20 Mrs. Bertha Hart Segall. -- October 20, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences of Bob Edwards and her time as his secretary.
RCT-144-54 David "Sweeney" Shriner. -- October 30, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experience as professional hocky player.
RCT-144-32 Robert C. Sinclair. -- January 24, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re Sports in Calgary in the early 1900s.
RCT-144-64 Alice Sipes. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-100 Arhur Sketchley. -- May 12, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Byron School, Cessford School, Hanna area, Nanton High School, Brooks High School).
RCT-144-43 Mona Stewart (Bailey). -- [ca. 1974-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences as first secretary in the Calgary police department, beginning in 1944.
RCT-144-55 Stewart sisters (Mrs. Trainor, Mrs. Turnbull and Mrs. Searight). -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio casssette. -- Re the Parkdale district of Calgary.
Note: Stoddart family. See Tannis Humphries above.
RCT-144-60 Herb Surplis. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-49 William Harold Taylor. -- May 4, 1975. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re farming at the Namaka Colony and involvement with Pioneer Acres and Thresherman's Club, 1912-1975.
Note: Mrs. Trainor. See Stewart sisters above.
RCT-144-22 Ray Tuft. -- 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re reminiscences of life and business and Calgary and the Great Depression.
Note: Mrs. Turnbull. See Stewart sisters above.
RCT-144-18 Albert Edward "Ted" Turner. -- December 19, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re life and family in Calgary, work as auto parts salesman for 47 years, and Archangel Expedition to Russia during First World War.
RCT-144-53 Frank Turning Robe. -- January 5, 1974. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re Blackfoot society (Siksika) and First Nations culture.
RCT-144-82 Miss Alice Tyler. -- April 8, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Indian Creek School).
RCT-144-116 Mrs. O.E. Urch. -- June 8, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Parkerville School).
RCT-144-90 Mrs. Edna Vickre. -- April 15, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Fleet School, Sullivan Lake School, Bonny Doon School).
RCT-144-63 Duncan Waines. -- [ca. 1973-1975]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-79 Mrs. Katherine Walker. -- April 30, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Big Stone School, Queenie Creek School, McDougall Flats School, Hutterite School near Cluny).
RCT-144-50 Mrs. Selby Walker. -- November 13, 1973. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re community activities and Selby Walker from 1912-1967.
RCT-144-8&9 Mervyn N. Wallace. -- March 2, 1973. -- 2 audio cassettes. -- Re pioneer life in Springbank district, and work as a house builder in Calgary.
RCT-144-91 Robert Wallace. -- June 29, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Netherby School) and in Calgary.
RCT-144-117 Mr. W.W. Walrod. -- June 3, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Russian Lake School).
RCT-144-87A Dr. Robert Warren. -- June 28, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re career as a teacher in rural schools (Ingleview School, Milk River School), and as Superintenden of Schools in Calgary, including changes in educational philosophy.
RCT-144-93A Mrs. Maureen Webb. -- July 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a rural teacher in the High River area int he 1920s.
RCT-144-103 Mrs. M.B. Weldon. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-68 Agnes and Cyril Woolliams. -- [ca. 1973-1976]. -- 1 audio cassette. -- No details available about content.
RCT-144-86 Mrs. Amy Zacharuk. -- April 21, 1976. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Re experiences as a teacher in rural schools (Sunny Rays School, Creighton School).
Series 3 Research and promotional materials. -- 1972-1976
M-4644-35 Correspondence and notes re history of medical services in Calgary. -- 1973-1976
M-4644-36 History and Pioneers Committee - Minutes. -- 1972-1974
M-4644-37 History Committee - Name lists for interviewing project. -- 1966-1975
M-4644-38 History Committee - Interviewing project reports. -- 1973-1974
M-4644-39 Interviewing project - Miscellaneous. -- [ca. 1974-1975]. -- Includes letter about project; guide lines for an interview; questionnaire re oral history programs of the Chinese-Canadian heritage program.
M-4644-40 Pamphlet, "Get Ready to Celebrate a Century". -- [ca. 1974-1975]
M-4644-41 Artwork and booklet on Visual Improvement Project. -- [ca. 1974-1975]
M-4644-42 Sheet music for "Something to Smile About" (Calgary's centennial song); and "One Hundred Candles". -- 1974
M-4644-43 Pinrted sketches. -- [ca. 1974-1975]. -- Consists of Virginia May's "Calgary Today - A Portrait in Prints".
M-4644-44 Logo stickers and information sheets. -- [ca. 1974-1975]
M-4644-45 Miscellaneous pamphlets re Calgary and vicinity. -- [ca. 1973-1975]
M-4644-46 Appreciation certificate samples. -- [ca. 1974-1975]. -- From Century Calgary and the Glenbow-Alberta Institute.
M-4644-47 Henry Wise Wood High School yearbook. -- 1972
M-4644-48 United Way Award to the staff of Century Calgary. -- 1973. -- For outstanding citizenship.
M-4644-49 Newspaper clippings. -- [ca. 1940s] and 1972-1974. -- Consists of articles about Joseph Schmitz, Thomas J. Walsh, Century Calgary officials, poem by Harry Hutchcroft entitled "Spirit of Calgary", and Nellie McClung article entitled "What Does Canada Mean to Us?".
M-4641 Reminiscences of H.M. Willison, Katherine R. Patterson and Daniel Palmer about early life in Calgary. -- 1974
M-6105 Century Calgary Committee. -- 1891-1914. -- Consists of documents used in preparation of Century Calgary publications.
Series 4 Posters - Logo contest and promotional. -- 1973-1975
M-4644-Box-6 Poster entries. -- 1973. -- Consists of small posters submitted to the Century Calgary logo contest.
M-4644-oversize-1 Poster etnries. -- 1973. -- Consists of large posters submitted to the Century Calgary logo contest.
M-4644-oversize-2 Posters. -- 1975. -- For Century Calgary adbertisements. Includes a sampling of "The Saga of Century Al" placemats.
M-4644-oversize-3 Miscellaneous promotional material. -- 1973-1975. -- Includes centennial calendar; blueprints for "Safety City"; mock-ups for advertisements; sketches for proposed City of Calgary parade float; and certificate re donation of the Calgary Centennial Fountain by the Calgary Labour Council.
M-4644-oversize-4 Etched plate for Calgary's centennial, featuring Jerry Potts, Sam Livingston, Chief Crow and the Calgary skyline.
Series 5 Photographs. -- 1884-1975. -- 217 photographs

Many of these photographs have been scanned. View now.
PA-1795 Portraits of Calgary mayors. -- 1884-1969. -- 30 photographs

Views of military, churches, Boy Scouts and Chinese in Calgary. -- 1902-1950s. -- 78 photographs
PA-1798 Mrs. E.A. McCullough, Calgary. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- 1 photograph
PA-1805 Baptist church and personalities. -- [pre 1890-ca. 1951]. -- 6 photographs
PA-1825 Calgary Stampede rodeo events. -- 1912. -- 4 photographs
PA-3937 Views of Century Calgary offices, personnel and projects. -- 1975. -- 36 photographs
NA-2922 Views of Calgary churches and clergy. -- [ealry 1900s-1950s]. -- 14 photographs
NA-2959 Views of early Calgary businesses, events and personalities. -- 1905-1907. -- 10 photographs
NA-3041 Views of Providence Creche building, children, sponsors and events. -- 1945-1973. -- 52 photographs
NA-3268 Views of the Calgary Stampede and sporting events. -- 1908-1921. -- 12 photographs
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