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Billboard for CFCN radio station, Calgary, [ca. 1937-1938]
Billboard for CFCN radio station, Calgary, [ca. 1937-1938]
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CFCN fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Financial records. -- 1931-1971
Series 2 Radio files. -- 1930s-1965
Series 3 Radio and television files. -- 1962-1968
Series 4 Radio files. -- 1964-1980
Series 5 Television files. -- 1971-1980
Series 6 Television and radio files. -- 1973-1978
Series 7 Radio files - Norm Haines. -- 1974-1979
Series 8 Radio editorials. -- 1979-1984
Series 9 Sound recordings. -- 1937-1974
Series 10 Television news footage and broadcasts. -- 1961-1988
Series 11 Photographs. -- 1920s-1970s

Inventory

Series 1 Financial records. -- 1931-1971. -- 18 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of financial statements and tax returns for CFCN Voice of the Prairies radio from 1931-1971 and for CFCN-TV from 1960-1971. Includes some personal income tax returns for Herbert Love and Mabel Love; and records of the Voice of the Prairies Employee's Association.
M-8024-1 Voice of the Prairies financial statements. -- 1931-1939. -- Includes an overview of 1932-1942.
M-8024-2 Voice of the Prairies financial statements. -- 1940-1949. -- Includes an overview for 1932-1946.
M-8024-3 Voice of the Prairies financial statements. -- 1950-1959. -- Includes minutes of the Board of Directors indicatng annual salaries of staff.
M-8024-4 Voice of the Prairies financial statements. -- 1960-1971. -- Includes 1960 minutes of directors and shareholders meetings.
M-8024-5 CFCN Television financial statements. -- 1960-1971
M-8024-6 Voice of the Prairies tax returns. -- 1931-1939. -- Includes correspondence about the company's finances.
M-8024-7 Voice of the Prairies tax returns. -- 1940-1949. -- Includes finacially-related correspondence and briefs re "Excess Profits Tax Act".
M-8024-8 Voice of the Prairies tax returns. -- 1950-1959. -- Includes personal income tax returns for Herbert and Mabel Love.
M-8024-9 Voice of the Prairies tax returns. -- 1960-1971. -- Includes personal income tax returns for Herbert and Mabel Love.
M-8024-10 Annual reports of CFCN, CFVP to the Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Department of Transport and Board of Broadcast Governors. -- 1965-1966, 1969-1971
M-8024-11 CFCN Televison tax returns. -- 1960-1971. -- Note: 1961 is missing. Includes correspondence re financial affairs and minutes of Directors' meetings.
M-8024-12 CFCN-TV annual reports to the Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Depactment of Transport and Board of Broadcast Governors. -- 1965-1966, 1970-1971.
M-8024-13 CFCN Productions Ltd. financial statements and tax returns. -- 1970-1971. -- Includes Memorandum of Association.
M-8024-14 CFCN TV Ltd. and Voice of the Prairies Ltd. Employee's Association. -- 1945-1970. -- Consists of bylaws, certificate of incorporation (copy), pension and insurance plan (1945), minutes (1969) and balance sheets (1968-1970).
Series 2 Radio files. -- 1930s-1965. -- 27 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of chronologically-arranged correspondence files; schedules and lists of public service broadcasts; and scripts, news bulletins and broadcast information. Included are scripts relate to the opening of the new studios, some advertisements, advertising rates, promotional material and newspaper clippngs.
M-8024-15 Correspondence. -- 1933-1936. -- Includes letter form Cecil B. de Mille; news flashes; and Private Radio Receiving Licence.
M-8024-16 Correspondence. -- 1937
M-8024-17 Correspondence. -- 1938
M-8024-18 Correspondence. -- 1940
M-8024-19 Correspondence. -- 1942-1945. -- Includes information on the Canadian Army Train.
M-8024-20 Correspondence. -- 1953. -- Re the official opening of the new studio.
M-8024-21 Correspondence. -- 1965. -- Re the 30,000th news broadcast.
M-8024-22 Schedules - CFCN. -- April, July 1942
M-8024-23 Schedules - Western Network. -- n.d.
M-8024-24 Schedules - CFCN Variety Theatre. -- n.d.
M-8024-25 Public Service Broadcasts. -- 1955-1959
M-8024-26 Speech, "Canada's Radio Problem" by Don Campbell, news bureau editor. -- 1938
M-8024-27 Scripts and advertisements for "Red Head" program and children's programs. -- 1935, 1939 and 1949
M-8024-28 CBC Radio Broadcasting Censor - Circulars. -- 1940-1941
M-8024-29 Transradio Press Service. -- 1940
M-8024-30 Radio Press Association. -- 1940
M-8024-31 British United Press. -- 1941
M-8024-32 "The Week in Review". -- January-June 1941
M-8024-33 "The Week in Review". -- July-December 1941
M-8024-34 "The Week in Review". -- 1942
M-8024-35 Script- Official opening. -- 1953 [?]
M-8024-36 Scripts - "Wheat Pool News". -- 1953-1954
M-8024-37 Provincial election information. -- 1940
M-8024-38 Calgary Stampede - Statistics, results, daily programs. -- 1943
M-8024-39 Calgary Stampede - Statistics, results, daily programs. -- 1944
M-8024-40 Calgary Stampede - Statistics, results, daily programs. -- 1945
M-8024-41 Calgary Stampede - Statistics, results, daily programs. -- 1946
M-8024-42 Calgary Stampede - Statistics, results, daily programs. -- 1947
M-8024-43 Calgary Stampede - Statistics, results, daily programs. -- 1948
M-8024-43a Information re Short Wave program. -- n.d.
M-8024-44 Advertising rates. -- 1931-1935
M-8024-45 Promotional material. -- 1930s-1940s
M-8024-46 Newspaper clippings. -- 1930s-1950s, 1975
M-8024-oversize-222 Maps plotting CFCN coverage. -- 1938-1939, 1956-1957. -- 5 items
Series 3 Radio and television files. -- 1962-1968. -- 30 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of the office files of E.W. Chapman, which contain budgets, minutes of various committee meetings and correspondence.
M-8024-47 Sundry "C". -- 1964
M-8024-48 CTV budgets and cost analysis. -- 1965-1967
M-8024-49 Program budgets. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-49a Chamber of Commerce. -- 1965-1967
M-8024-50 CTV Commercial Committee. -- 1965-1967
M-8024-51 Commercial Committee meeting. -- October 3, 1967
M-8024-52 CTV Network Committee - Minutes and miscellaneous. -- 1966
M-8024-52a CTV Network Committee - Minutes and miscellaneous. -- 1967
M-8024-53 CTV press releases and promotions. -- 1967
M-8024-54 ACTRA [Association of Canadian Television and Radio Artists]. -- 1962-1967
M-8024-55 Canadian Association of Broadcasters. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-56 Dinosaur Society. -- 1966
M-8024-57 Food Fair. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-58 4 Caster newsletter. -- 1966-1968
M-8024-59 Local sponsors. -- 1967
M-8024-60 Cockfield Brown and Company Ltd. -- 1967
M-8024-61 Dancer Fitzgerald Sample Ltd. -- 1967
M-8024-62 Eastman (J.M.) and Associates Ltd. -- 1967
M-8024-63 Goodis Goldberg Soren Ltd. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-64 McConnel Eastman Ltd. -- 1967
M-8024-65 Arthur Meyerhoff Company Ltd. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-66 Ogilvy and Mather. -- 1965-1967
M-8024-67 Spitzer, Mills and Bates Ltd. -- 1967
M-8024-68 Stanfield, Johnson and Hill Ltd. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-69 TV Reps Chicago (Adam Young Inc.). -- 1967
M-8024-70 TV Reps Los Angeles (Harlan G. Oakes and Associates). -- 1966-1967
M-8024-71 Television Representatives - Toronto. -- 1966-1967
M-8024-72 Correspondence with Herb Marshall - TV Reps Toronto. -- 1966-1968
M-8024-73 Correspondence with Dave Laking - TV Reps Toronto. -- 1965-1967
M-8024-74 Correspondence with Dave Patterson - TV Reps Toronto. -- 1966-1968
M-8024-75 Correspondence with Frank Jobes - TV Reps Vancouver. -- 1966-1968
M-8024-76 ABC International Television Inc. -- 1967
M-8024-77 Independent Canadian Television Sales Ltd. -- [ca. 1965-1967]
M-8024-78 News. -- 1965-1967
M-8024-78a Organizational chart - CFCN Radio and Television. -- 1967
M-8024-79 Photography. -- 1963-1967
M-8024-80 Calgary Stampede. -- 1966
M-8024-81 Calgary Stampede. -- 1967
M-8024-82 Calgary Tourist and Convention Association. -- 1966-1968. -- Includes minutes of directors' meetings.
Series 4 Radio files. -- 1964-1980. -- 43 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of correspondence regarding CFCN's transmitters, broadcast advertising files and sales manager's files.
  CFCN transmitters. -- 1964-1966
M-8024-83 Proposal by Canadian General Electric Company re electronic equipment. -- 1964. -- Includes reception report (1960).
M-8024-84 Fifty Kilowatt - G.E. -- 1964
M-8024-85 Fifty Kilowatt - General
M-8024-86 Fifty Kilowatt - G.E. -- 1965
M-8024-87 Fifty Kilowatt - B.B.G. -- 1966
M-8024-88 Fifty Kilowatt - G.E. -- 1966
  Broadcast advertising. -- 1964-1968
M-8024-89 Broadcast advertising - Campbell's file. -- 1967
Note: A through L in the following alphabetical system are missing.
M-8024-90 Broadcast advertising - M-N. -- 1964-1967
M-8024-91 Boradcast advertising - Radio Television Representatives Ltd. -- 1968
M-8024-92 Broadcast advertising - R-S. -- 1964-1968
M-8024-93 Broadcast advertising - Stephens and Townrow Company Ltd.
M-8024-94 Broadcast advertising - Standard Broadcast Sales - Presentation
M-8024-95 Broadcast advertising - Radio Reps - Miscellaneous
  Sales manager's files. -- 1970-1980
M-8024-96 Audience surveys. -- 1970-1976
M-8024-97 Al Alzhar Shriners. -- 1970-1973
M-8024-98 Blue Ribbon Coffee. -- 1976
M-8024-99 Christmas. -- 1970-1972
M-8024-100 Coffee parties. -- 1970
M-8024-101 Commercial content. -- 1976, 1977
M-8024-102 Curling. -- 1978
M-8024-103 Grey Cup. -- 1975
M-8024-104 Halloween. -- 1965-1972
M-8024-105 Hockey. -- 1973-1976
M-8024-106 Memos from Ray Delisle
M-8024-107 Memos from Norm Haines. -- 1976-1979
M-8024-108 Memos from Clare Johansen. -- 1973-1979
M-8024-109 Mulvihill. -- 1977-1980
M-8024-110 National sales. -- 1977
M-8024-111 PM (Paul Mulvihill) weekly sales activities. -- 1976
M-8024-112 PM (Paul Mulvihill) correspondence. -- 1976
M-8024-113 Religion. -- 1972-1979
M-8024-114 Shopping spree. -- 1976
M-8024-115 Ski West. -- 1976-1977
M-8024-116 Financial data. -- 1977
M-8024-117 Profit and loss. -- 1977
Series 5 Television files. -- 1971-1980. -- 16 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of records from CFCN and CTV Program Committee meetings, and licence applications and renewal information.
M-8024-118 Program Committee meeting. -- February 26, 1973
M-8024-119 Program Committee. -- Spring 1973
M-8024-120 CTV Program Committee meetings. -- April 1972 & April 24, 1973
M-8024-121 Program Committee meeting. -- December 17, 1973
M-8024-122 Program Committee meeting. -- February 26, 1974
M-8024-123 Application for television licence. -- 1960
M-8024-124 Licence renewal material - Red Deer. -- 1971
M-8024-125 Licence renewal material. -- 1972
M-8024-126 Licence renewal material. -- 1972-1977
M-8024-127 Licence renewal material. -- 1977
M-8024-127a Miscellaneous. -- 1971-1980. -- Includes 1972 Miss Calgary Pageant invitation.
Series 6 Television and radio files. -- 1973-1978. -- 40 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of alphabetically-arranged files kept by E.W. Chapman, which include annual reports and Board of Directors' files.
M-8024-128 A.I.B. (Anit-Inflation Board). -- 1975-1977
M-8024-129 Annual report. -- 1974-1976
M-8024-130 Awards. -- 1976-1977. -- Letters of nomination for various awards.
M-8024-131 Bank. -- 1976. -- Includes CFCN equity in Maclean-Hunter holdings.
M-8024-132 Board of Directors. -- 1977-1978
M-8024-133 Budgets. -- 1976-1978
M-8024-134 Building. -- 1975-1976. -- Includes construction and renovation information.
M-8024-oversize-221 Floor plans of Broadcast House. -- 1974-1976
M-8024-135 Bureau of Broadcast Measurement (BMM). -- 1976-1977
M-8024-136 Cable. -- 1974-1977
M-8024-137 Complaints. -- 1974-1977
M-8024-138 CTV - Bylaws, minutes, financial statements. -- 1976-1977
M-8024-139 Engineering. -- 1977
M-8024-140 Five year forecast. -- 1977-1981
M-8024-141 FM. -- 1976-1977, part 1. -- Includes CJAY-92 minutes, financial statements and applications for licence.
M-8024-142 FM. -- 1976-1977, part 2.
M-8024-143 FM - General. -- 1976-1977
M-8024-144 Kootenays. -- 1976-1977. -- Re CFCN's application for a re-broadcast station.
M-8024-145 Legal. -- 1965, 1967, 1976-1977
M-8024-146 Medicine Hat. -- 1976-1977. -- Re CHAT-TV agreement for programming on CFCN.
M-8024-147 Miscellaneous. -- 1977. -- Contains mostly correspondence.
M-8024-148 Pay TV. -- 1976
M-8024-149 Programming. -- 1977
M-8024-150 Strathcona. -- 1973-1977. -- RE CFCN's land and development plans. Also includes a report on land in Midnapore.
M-2258 Various historical material. -- 1931-1973. -- Consists of a history of the station from 1921-1972, including data on musicians who started their careers there, such as Wilf Carter; advertising cards; Hansard reports on radio broadcasting (1946); and testimonial to Wilf Carter.
Series 7 Radio files. -- 1973-1979. -- 80 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of Norman Haines' files, relating to both AM and FM radio. The files include some financial statements, Board business, editorials, and correspondence about CFCN's sponsorship of a chuckwagon race at the Calgary Stampede.
  Norman Haines' files - FM Radio.-- 1974-1978
M-8024-151 Application for licence. -- 1975-1976
M-8024-152 CRTC (Canadian Radio-Television Commission) correspondence. -- 1976-1978
M-8024-153 Banff radio projet. -- 1975-1977. -- Includes licence application.
M-8024-154 Cable / cable interventions. -- 1978
M-8024-155 CJAY-FM, Edmonton FM correspondence. -- 1978
M-8024-156 CJAY-FM licence. -- 1976-1977
M-8024-157 Developmen plan. -- 1977
M-8024-158 "E" miscellaneous. -- 1976-1977
M-8024-159 Employment. -- 1976-1977. -- Includes letters of employment and resignation.
M-8024-160 Engineering. -- 1976-1978. -- Includes brief re Banff station.
M-8024-161 Financial statements. -- 1978
M-8024-162 Interventions. -- 1976. -- Against Dinosaur Broadcasting Ltd., Drumheller.
M-8024-163 Licence applications (previous). -- 1964, 1967. -- Includes engineering brief (1971), technical brief (1974), and progress report (1978).
M-8024-164 Managers meeting minutes. -- 1977-1978
M-8024-165 Masscom research. -- 1977-1978. -- re radio reach and frequency.
M-8024-166 West-Can Communications. -- 1976-1977. -- Re PR for CJAY-92.
  Norman Haines' files - AM radio. -- 1973-1978
M-8024-167 A.I.B. (Anti-Inflation Board). -- 1976-1978
M-8024-168 Board of Directors. -- 1966, 1974-1978. -- Includes FM radio.
M-8024-169 Budget comparisons. -- 1971-1977
M-8024-170 Budgets (national). -- 1975-1976
M-8024-171 Editorials - CFCN Radio West. -- October 1977-March 1978
M-8024-172 Editorials - CFCN Radio West. -- March 1978-December 1978
M-8024-173 Editorial correspondence. -- 1977-1978
M-8024-174 Football. -- 1973-1974. -- Re Western Conference radio rights.
M-8024-175 Football. -- 1978
M-8024-176 Football. -- 1977-1978. -- Re Quarterback luncheons.
M-8024-177 High River application (AM). -- 1976-1977. -- CFCN intervened, unsuccessfully.
M-8024-178 Legal - Re termination of Bob Gibbons.
M-8024-179 "M" miscellaneous. -- 1976-1977
M-8024-180 Managers meeting. -- 1975-1978. -- Includes minutes.
M-8024-181 Mulvihill. -- 1978
M-8024-182 Music (CFCN). -- 1975
M-8024-183 Newsradio. -- 1978
M-8024-184 Rate card protection. -- 1978
M-8024-185 Sales. -- 1976-1978
M-8024-186 Sales promotion. -- 1977-1978
M-8024-187 Station reports - CFCN Radio. -- 1975-1978
  Norman Haines' files - AM radio. -- 1978-1979
M-8024-188 Accounting memos and correspondence. -- 1978-1979
M-8024-189 Back to the Bible Hour. -- 1979
M-8024-190 Baker Lovick Advertising. -- 198-1979
M-8024-191 Board of Directors (work file). -- 1978
M-8024-192 Boy Scouts correspondence. -- 1978-1979. -- Norm Hines was on the Provincial Administrative Board.
M-8024-193 Canadian Association of Broadcasters convention. -- 1980. -- Organized by Norm Haines.
M-8024-194 Chuckwagon sponsorship. -- 1979
M-8024-195 CRTC (Canadian Radio-Television Commission) - General. -- 1978-1979
M-8024-196 Editorial Committee meetings. -- 1978-1979
M-8024-197 Editorials - CFCN Radio West. -- December 1978-May 1979
M-8024-198 Editorials - CFCN Radio West. -- June 1979-November 1979. -- Includes list of all editorial subjects in M-8024-197 and M-8024-198.
M-8024-199 Executive Committee. -- 1978. -- Includes minutes, memos and policies.
M-8024-200 Executive Committee. -- 1979. -- Includes minutes and memos.
M-8024-200a Licence application for FM radio. -- 1980
M-8024-201 Maclean-Hunter presentations re radio programming.
M-8024-202 Maclean-Hunter memos and correspondence. -- 1978-1979
M-8024-203 Manager's meetings minutes. -- 1979
M-8024-204 Monthly operating reports. -- January 1979-June 1980. -- Includes departmental activities and financial reports.
M-8024-205 Mulvihill. -- 1978-1980. -- Includes rate card analysis and correspondence.
M-8024-206 R. Neale. -- 1979. -- Re ex-employee's anti-CFCN activities.
M-8024-207 News. -- 1977-1979
M-8024-208 Personal - Norman H. Haines. -- 1978-1979
M-8024-209 Production rate card. -- 1961, 1967, 1968, 1977, 1979
M-8024-210 Ron Robinson. -- 1979-1980. -- Re lawsuit against CFCN.
M-8024-211 Station report. -- 1979. -- Month end reports for CJAY-FM and CFCN.
M-8024-212 TV Manager's meeting minutes. -- May 3 & 10, 1979
Series 8 Radio editorials. -- 1979-1984. -- 25 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of a complete run of radio editorials from 1979 to May of 1984. Note: Editorials written in 1977 and 1978 can be found in M-8024-171 and M-8024-172 above.
M-8024-213 Radio editorials. -- 1979
M-8024-214 Radio editorials. -- 1980
M-8024-215 Radio editorials. -- 1981
M-8024-216 Radio editorials. -- 1982
M-8024-217 Radio editorials. -- January-May 1983
M-8024-218 Radio editorials. -- June-December 1983
M-8024-219 Radio editorials. -- January-May 1984
M-8024-220 CFCN / CJAY / AM 106 Staff Association records. -- 1986. -- Includes minutes, bylaws and financial statements.
Series 9 Sound recordings. -- 1937-1974. -- 216 audio discs, audio tape reels, and audio cassettes. -- The series consists of recordings of theme music, jingles, advertisements, programs, interviews, etc. -- Most of the recordings are in obsolete formats which may be difficult to listen to or reproduce. Please consult with an Archivist.
RCT-142 CFCN radio broadcast by Premier William Aberhart. -- 1937. -- 1 audio cassette. -- Copied from an original transcription disc.
RAD-48-1 CFCN broadcast of the Bay Choir Christmas program. -- 1949. -- 1 transcription disc. -- A cassette copy for access purposes is availableat RAT-49-1.
RET-1 CFCN historical anniversary program. -- 1953. -- 2 audio tape reels
Series 9-a CFCN sound recordings. -- [ca. 1947-1957]. -- 137 audio discs including transcription discs. -- Consists of theme music, jingles, music programs, etc. See complete listing below:
RAD-50-1Noted missing, October 2013.
RAD-50-2Road and weather theme - Rexright. It s the Best, It s the West (Mona Jones. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-3Call of the Land - Themes. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-4Williams Brothers. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-5Noted missing, October 2013
RAD-50-6Wilf Carter - Old Barn Dance & Broken Down Cowboy. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-7Channel 4 - Flashettes. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-8Canada Mysore Project, Wayne & Shuster appeal. -- 1964. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-9Dominion Broadcasting Company - Heart Foundation Radio Spots. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-10Unitarian Service Committee of Canada - Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova - Radio Spots. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-11Sports Digest - Henry Viney - Opening bugle call only. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-12Gooder Brothers - Theme, God of Our Fathers. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-13B.A. Oil [British American Oil Company] - Summer Radio - Sentinel Service 1 and Sentinel Service 2. -- 1961. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-14Bible Class, Sunday morning, 10:00-19:30 am - Theme. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-15Henry Birks & Sons. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-16Fraser Valley Milk Producers Sweetmilk. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-17Calgary Drag Racing Council. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-18A.E. Jaques & Sons. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-19Hurtig Furriers - Jingle. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-20Posture Week. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-21Northwest Nitro Chemicals Ltd. . -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-22National Office Management Association. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-23Themes for Route 66 and for Dangerous Robin, Ontario. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-24Williams Brothers. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-25Woodwards [department store]. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-26Reliance Storage & Cartage. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-27Reliance Storage. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-28Garden s Introduction. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-29British American Oil Company - Summer Radio - Main theme, Peerless Heavy Duty Motor Oil, Travel More, and Tires. -- May 1961. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-30Christmas Carols. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-31Your Garden. -- June 20, 1947. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-32Radio Bureau - Report from Parliament Hill - Greetings from CAB by T.J. Allard, Executive Vice-President, CFCN 32nd anniversary. -- [ca. 1954]. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-33Read Head. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-34Red Head - Theme. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-35Red Head - Intros and sign-off; Highways of Melody Promotion on reverse. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-36New Year s Eve. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-37The Canadian Highway Safety Council - Road safety messages. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-38The Canadian Welfare Council, jingles for Rich Little and United Appea. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-39Calliope sound. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-40Calliope sound. -- June 17, 1957. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-41Football sounds - Referee whistle and band music. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-42Diesel sound - CPR [Canadian Pacific Railway] and CNR [Canadian National Railways] . -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-43RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] - Jet sound. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-44Diesel truck horn sound effect. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-45Emergency Phone number promo - AM 1-1111. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-46Sunrise Gospel Hour - Theme - Jesus Never Fails. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-47Stork Report. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-48For & Against Contest (football) . -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-49McCosham s Storage. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-50W.H. Metz, Conservative candidate, provincial by-election. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-51A Dad and his Lad. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-52Premier Manning s Christmas Message. -- 1 audio disc
RAD-50-53Howard Kelly, Tourist Talk; Don McKay, Tourist Talk
RAD-50-54CFCN - Western Serenaders, program #91. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-55[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-56CFCN - Western Serenaders, programs #146 and #147. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-57Vic Seibert - Pringle Electric Hatcheries. -- May 24 & 26, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-58Western Serenaders, programs #177 and #178. -- August 11 & 14, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-59 Red Head Jamboree, program #9. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(60-69)Prairie Bible Institute, Three Hills - Hymns That Live, programs #587 through #606. -- September-October 1951. -- 10 transcription discs
RAD-50-70Musical Digest - Themes. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-71Prophetic Bible Institute - Special Christmas Show. -- 1 transcription disc. See RAD-50-127 below for the second part.
RAD-50-72Longines , World s Most Honored Music Program, New York, Mischl Piastro, conductor [commercial recording]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-73[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-74Ray Little Show. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-75Pause That Refreshes. -- October 5, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-76Ray Little. -- September 18, 1952. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-77CFCN Promotion Spots. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-78CFCN Time - Cuts for every hour from 1 o clock to midnight. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-79Creative Radio Selling [commercial recording]. -- 1951. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-80Hebrew Christian Hour, Toronto [commercial recording]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-81Civil Defence Day - Survival 1 & 2. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-82Fifteen-Minute Program, Ten-Minute Program, Five-Minute Program - Produced for the promotion of advertising by the Canadian Association of Advertising Agencies and the Canadian Association of Broadcasters. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-83CFCN General - Themes for Safety, Bulletin Board, Time, Weather, and sports. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-84Alberta Electric Hatcheries - Spots. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-85Army Week - Demonstration; reverse is Mr. H.M. Duffie of the Department of Income Tax. -- 1948. -- 1 transcription disc. -- Disc is coated in a white waxy substance.
RAD-50-86Merry Men of Music. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-87A.L. Smith [Arthur Leroy Smith], Conservative Member of Parliament for Calgary. -- June 25, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-88[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-89Noted missing, October 2013
RAD-50-90Dedication Ceremony of Crippled Children s Hospital, Winnipeg; and Address by H.C. Lloyd, Winnipeg. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(91-92)Vicks Vaporub. -- Octboer 1958. -- 2 transcription discs
RAD-50-93RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] - Air crew, air women, and ground crew. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-94RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] recruiting, Department of National Defence. -- June 1957. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-95Tilden Rent-a-Car System. -- February 24, 1959. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(96-98)RCAF [Royal Canadian Air Force] - Recruiting of air crew and air women. -- June-July 1955. -- 3 transcription discs
RAD-50-99H.M. King - For rebroadcast. -- December 15, 19??. -- 1 transcription disc.
RAD-50-100Back to the Bible Hour, Program #203. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-101British Columbia Peaches - Spots, produced for BC Tree Fruits Ltd. -- July 18, 1952. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(102-104)British Columbia Fruit - Produced for BC Tree Fruits Ltd. -- July 18, 1952. -- 3 transcription discs. -- Includes spots for peaches, Newton apples, McIntosh apples, Halloween and cherries.
RAD-50-105Allen s Alley. -- January 5, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-106[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-107Calgary Power. -- June 14, 1950. -- 1 transcription disc. -- Also labeled Wedding Bells.
RAD-50-108Vic Seibert. -- April 21, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-109[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(110-111)Sunrise Gospel Hour. -- September 15, 1947. -- 2 transcription discs
RAD-50-112A.L. Smith [Arthur Leroy Smith], Conservtive Member of Parliament for Calgary. -- April 4, 1950. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-113Music with M--- [label ripped]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(114-115)Disc of Banff for CJOB. -- 2 transcription discs
RAD-50-116Army Fire Arms Demonstratin. -- September 25, 1948. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-117Final Amateur Show (from wire recording). -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-118Careers and Kitchens; and Sports Digest. -- January 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-119Roy Ward Dixon interview by Ted Bown. -- September 16, 1947. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-120Curly Bradley - Westward Ho, sponsored by Stephens Paint. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-121[Prime Minister] R.B. Bennett. -- September 6, 1935. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-122[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-123Mr. Johnston interview by Dora Dibney, Diary for Day; reverse side Eaton s Toyland Parade. -- October 1949. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-124Who Said It, Who Did It, Who Made It?, Lorne Duncalfe. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-125Provincial Progressive Conservative Association - Cam Kirby, Nutall and Maloney, Calgary. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-126[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-127Prophetic Bible Institute Special Christmas Show. -- 1 transcription disc. -- See RAD-50-71 above for the first part.
RAD-50-128Lorne Green Program for Credit Union National Association [commercial recording]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-129Notes missing, October 2013
RAD-50-130Arrival of Calgary Stampede Program Fed to Net [?]. -- December 1, 1948
RAD-50-131Al-San Show. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-132[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-133[Blank label]. -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-(134-135)Mr. Marshall M. Porter, K.C., Address to The Canadian and Kiwanis Clubs of Calgary . -- 1 transcription disc
RAD-50-13675th Birthday Greeting from Wilf Carter to Gordon Love. -- 1 audio disc [small]
RAD-50-137 Calling Card - Visit to the home of Marion Nicoll and Jim Nicoll, Calgary artists. -- 1 audio disc
Series 9-b CFCN sound recordings. -- 1955-1958, 1968-1974. -- 76 audio tape reels. -- Consists of jingles, theme music, programs, newscasts, etc. See complete listing below:
RCT-876-1Summer money promotion. -- 1973. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-2Commercial logos. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-3 Cuts #2-8-13-17-20-28-31-58-59-60 [unclear what this means]. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-4Old Fashioned Christmas promotion - Lord & Taylor. -- 1972. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-5Big Parade of Values promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-6Thinking about Christmas promotion. -- 1973. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-7Christmas Shopping Spree promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-8Woodwards [department store] Christmas Time promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-(9, 11-12, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 31) Re-lyric commercial jingles . -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-10Big Changes for 74 promotion. -- 1974. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-13Spring Fashion Fling promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-141970s Are Here promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-15Santa Claus and Tinkerbell Christmas promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-16Spring Fashion Magic promotion. -- 1973. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-17The Young Marrieds promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-21Spring Fashion Report promotion. -- 1971. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-22Spring Fashion promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-25Wait ll You See the 73s promotion. -- Tall 1972. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-26Summer Selling Spree. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-27Color Your World With Spring promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-28Spring Fashion promotion. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-29Growing [?]. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-30H.B. Version. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-32Chev City; Williams Brothers; Britannia Realtors. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-33Farewell jingle. -- 1972. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-34City Savings and Trust jingle. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-35G.S.L. Chev City re-do. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-36Market Mall and Bed. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-37[Unlabelled]. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-38Football theme. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-39Eatons [department store]. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-40Calgary Co-op. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-41Calgary Metal; Calgary Co-op. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-42Britannia Realtors; William Brothers. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-43Selected furniture commercials from the Radio Sales Bureau in Toronto - Sorensen Furniture, Danforth Furniture, Holliday-Scott Interiors, Boutique Bamboo, E.M.V. Furniture, Struthers Furniture, Diana Furniture. -- April 1969. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-44A.M.A. [Alberta Motor Association] - Membership and office hours. -- January 1974. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-45Small (8 mm) reel sent by Doug Card of CJOC in Lethbridge to Don Thomas at CFCN Broadcast House. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-46Sophie Tucker. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-47Speech by H. Gordon Love to the London Chamber of Commerce. -- January 26, 1960. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- Note: This is a 1970s tape copy of an earlier transcription disc.
RCT-876-48Charles W. Allen - Birthday Broadcast. -- January 21, 1959. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- Note: This is a 1970s tape copy of an earlier transcription disc.
RCT-876-49Sound Library milk commercials - Ontario Milk Marketing Board, Pacific Milk, BC Milk Producers Association, Nestles Quik, etc. -- 1971. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-50Radio Advertising Bureau department store commercials. -- 1 audio reel
RCT-876-51Santa Claus and Tinkerbell, Woolco Stores commercials, promotions and jingles. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-52Radio Sales Bureau commercials for hardware and home improvement centres. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-53Radio Sales Bureau (Toronto) footwear commercials - Radio, as step ahead for shoe stores . -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-54Radio Sales Bureau (Toronto) Dirty Stories, Ideas to help you sell anti-pollution campaigns . -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-55T.M. Productions (Texas) Custom Commercial Service - Bob Knight Toyota, Saks Fifth Avenue, New York State Fair, etc. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-(56, 57, 58)Mark Century Corporation Re-lyric commercial jingles. -- 1961-1966. -- 3 audio tape reels
RCT-876-58Back to School. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-58Woodwards [department store] Christmas promotion and jingle. -- 1968. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-61Radio Advertising Bureau bakeries commercials. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-62Calgary Inn. -- December 23, 19??. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-(63-67)CFCN news tapes. -- 1955-1958. -- 5 audio tape reels. -- Consists of news stories, most of which are listed inside the box. -- Note: These are tape copies of earlier transcription discs.
RCT-876-68Back to the Bible Hour. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- Note: This is a tape copy of an earlier transcription disc.
RCT-876-69Calgary Power. -- 1 audio tape reel (obsolete format).
RCT-876-70Back to the Bible. -- 1 audio tape reel (obsolete format).
RCT-876-71Annual year-end news round-up for 1958. -- Broadcast January 1, 1959. -- 1 audio tape reel (obsolete format).
RCT-876-72Annual year-end news round-up for 1955. -- [probably broadcast January 1, 1956]. -- 1 audio tape reel (obsolete format).
RCT-876-73Noted missing, October 2013.
RCT-876-74Annual year-end news round-up for 1957. -- Broadcast January 1, 1958. -- 1 audio tape reel (obsolete format).
RCT-876-75Alberta Dairymen Association. -- 1 audio tape reel
RCT-876-76H. Creasey. -- 1 audio tape reel
Series 10 Television news footage and broadcasts. -- 286 film reels. -- 60 video cassettes. -- Note: The following films are in formats which may be difficult to view or reproduce. Please consult with an Archivist.
F-158

CFCN televistion news footage. -- 1976-1984. -- 271 film reels ; 16 mm. -- This news footage has its own catalogue.

Scanned Document View news footage catalogue.

F-10 Historical Society tour of McDougall Church at Morley, Alberta. -- 1961. -- 1 film reel (1 min. 23 sec.): si., b&w ; 16 mm
F-11 Interview with Art Smith re replica of Dingman #1 oil well in Heritage Park. -- April 24, 1964. -- 1 film reel (1 min.) ; op.sd., b&w ; 16 mm
F-150

Various film footage. -- 1965 and n.d. -- 6 film reels ; 16 mm. -- Consists of the following:

F-150-1 Stampede breakfast

F-150-2 Mrs. and Mr. H.G. on their 50th wedding anniversary, 1965

F-150-3 Meeting of Chamber of Commerce and Kinsmen in Medicine Hat

F-150-4 Golfing home movie

F-150-5 CFCN's Calgary Stampede Parade footage. -- Note: a DVD copy is available at DVD-25.

F-150-6 Indoor track and field, Calgary Stampede breakfast

F-165 Calgary and Canadian sports events, including curling, hockey, boxing and football. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- 7 film reels (350 ft): b&w; 16 mm
V-5 Interviews with Sheilagh Jameson by on CFCN's "Cowboy Country" and "Chautauqua". -- 1979. -- 1 video cassette
V-46 "Calgary in Chorus", CFCN-TV. -- December 1988. -- 1 video cassette
V-59 XV Olympic Winter Games, Calgary, Alberta. -- 1988. -- 58 video cassettes : 3/4 inch. -- Consists of coverage of Olympic events.
Series 11 Photographs. -- 1920s-1970s. -- 1275 photographs. -- 114 slides. -- The series consists of views of advertising for the Station, buildings, equipment, staff, musicians, activities and promotions.

Some of these photographs have been scanned. View now.

PA-610 Demolition of Calgary's first public hospital. -- September 26, 1963. -- 2 photographs
PA-1600 Bill boards and advertising for CFCN Radio Station. -- [1930s-1960s]. -- 10 photographs
PA-3197

CFCN buildings, equipment, staff, activities and promotions. -- [1940s-1970s]. -- 26 folders (1244 photographs). -- Consists of the following:

1. CFCN buildings and construction. -- 1947-1965

2. CFCN broadcast towers. -- Includes some negatives.

3. CFCN studio interiors. -- 1940s-1960s

4. Equipment. -- [ca 1930s-1960s]

5. CFCN vehicles. -- 1950s-1970

6. CFCN logos, advertising and billboards. -- [ca. 1950s-1981]

7. CFCN staff. -- [ca. 1960s-1970s]. -- Includes "Buckshot" [Ron Barge]

7a. CFCN staff, negatives of above.

8. Singers and groups. -- 1930-1950. -- Includes Wilf Carter, Sons of the Pioneers, J.B. Ham, Sons of the South and others.

9. Musicians. -- 1930s-[ca. 1950s]. -- Includes The Gamboliers, Barbara Draper, J. Galperin, Jack Fuller and Cy Hopkins.

10. CFCN Old Times. -- [ca. 1950s] Includes Tony Niedermayer; also some negatives.

11. Personalities. -- 1930s-1960s. -- Includes William Aberhart, Eugene Whalen, Rod Sykes, Miss Grey Cup 1965, and others. includes some negatives.

12. Personalities - Sports

13. CFCN "On Location" - Miscellaneous locations. -- 1940s-[ca. 1970s]. -- Includes some negatives.

14. CFCN "On Location" - Elections

15. CFCN "On Location" - Sports events. -- [mostly 1970s]. -- Includes some negatives.

16. CFCN "On Location" - Banff. -- [ca. 1950s]. -- Includes some negatives.

17. CFCN "On Location" - Calgary Stampede. -- [ca. 1970s]. -- Includes some negatives.

18. CFCN "On Location" and promotion- Stampede breakfast. -- July 7, 1962

19. CFCN "On Location" and promotion - Stampede breakfasts. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Includes some negatives.

20. CFCN "On Location" and promotion - Miss Calgary pageants. -- 1960s-1970s. -- Includes some negatives.

21. CFCN promotion - Ski-a-thon. -- [ca. 1970s]

22. CFCN promotions - Miscellaneous. -- [ca. 1950s-1960s]

22a. CFCN promotions, negatives of above.

23. CFCN promotions - Brand name products. -- 1940s-[ca. 1970s]

23a. CFCN promotions, negatives of above.

24. CFCN promotions and contests. -- [ca. 1970s]

25. Television screens and test patterns. -- [ca. 1960s]

26. Miscellaneous

PB-865 Early CFCN views. -- [ca. 1920s-1940s]. -- 3 photographs. -- Consists of views of the studios and tranmission lines; Hopkin's Old Time Radio Orchestra; and CFCN "Bronco Busters" (W.W. Grant and CFCN staff posing in cowboy outfits).
NA-2771 Radio musicians, sportscasters, announcers, contests, and billboards advertising station. -- [ca. 1932-1950s]. -- 16 photographs
S-186 Views of CFCN buildings, equipment, staff and activities. -- [ca 1960s-1970s]. -- 114 slides
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