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Hugh Dempsey, 1981
PA-1597-446-40

Hugh A. Dempsey fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Published books - Correspondence, drafts, etc. - 1959-1995
Series 2 Other research projects and writings. - 1956-1975
Series 3 Lectures and speeches. - 1955-1984
Series 4 Photographs. - 1875-1980s

Inventory

Series 1 Published books -- Correspondencen, drafts, etc.. - 1959-1995. -- Arranged in order by publication date.
 Historic Sites of Alberta / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Edmonton : Alberta Government Travel Bureau, Dept. of Industry and Development, 1952, with revised versions up to 1970.
M-8452-1Drafts, correspondence, and sources. -- 1962
  Crowfoot, Chief of the Blackfeet / Hugh A Dempsey; foreword by Paul F. Sharp. -- 1st ed. -- Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1972.
M-8452-2Correspondence. -- 1960-1974
M-8452-3Correspondence. -- 1972-1976
M-8452-4Bound manuscript. -- 1959. -- Includes copy of letter from John C. Ewers about the manuscript.
M-8452-5Bound manuscript. -- 1959
M-8452-6First draft. -- 1972
M-8452-7Second draft. -- 1972
M-8452-8Final draft. -- 1972
M-8452-9"Off press", final editing. -- 1972
M-8452-10Galley proofs, 1972
 North with Peace River Jim / Leroy Victor Kelly; with introd. and editing by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1972.
M-8452-11Notes, drafts, and sources. -- 1970
 A Winter at Fort Macleod / Richard Barrington Nevitt; edited by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Glenbow-Alberta Institute, McClelland & Stewart West, 1974.
M-8452-12Research material. -- 1974
M-8452-13First draft. -- 1974
M-8452-14Final draft. -- 1974
M-8452-15Index. 1974
M-8452-16Galley proofs. -- 1974
 Men in Scarlet / edited by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Historical Society of Alberta, McClelland & Stewart West, 1974.
M-8452-17David Breen chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-18Mrs. C.E.C. Daw chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-19Hugh Dempsey chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-20Ian Getty chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-21Dick Harrison chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-22S.W. Horrall chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-23John Jennings chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-24Henry C. Klassen chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-25R.C. Macleod chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-26W.R. Morrison chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-27Colin Poole chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-28G.F.G. Stanley chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-29C. Frank Turner chapter original. -- 1974
M-8452-30Correspondence, notes, and biographies of authors. -- 1974
M-8452-31Galley proofs. -- 1974
 Canadian Portraits - Mel Hurtig, the publisher, asked Hugh A. Dempsey to do this book. It was not published. In 1974 he sold the rights to Hurtig, who handed the manuscript over to another author.
M-8452-32Correspondence. -- 1973-1974
M-8452-33Manuscript
 The Best of Bob Edwards / Robert Chambers Edwards; edited by Hugh Dempsey. -- Edmonton : Hurtig, 1975.
M-8452-34Correspondence. -- 1974-1976
M-8452-35Reviews of book. -- 1975-1976
M-8452-36Eye Opener excerpts - general
M-8452-37Eye Opener excerpts - The Fair Sex
M-8452-38Eye Opener excerpts - Relgion
M-8452-39Eye Opener excerpts - Politics
M-8452-40Eye Opener excerpts - Graft
M-8452-41Eye Opener excerpts - Peter McGonigle
M-8452-42Eye Opener excerpts - The Sexes
M-8452-43Eye Opener excerpts - Englishmen and Remittence Men
M-8452-44Eye Opener excerpts - Buzzard-Cholomondeley
M-8452-45Eye Opener excerpts - Those Other People
M-8452-46Eye Opener excerpts - Show Business
M-8452-47Eye Opener excerpts - Life and Death
M-8452-48Eye Opener excerpts - City Life
M-8452-49Eye Opener excerpts - Purely Personal
M-8452-50Eye Opener excerpts - Booze
M-8452-51Eye Opener excerpts - Rural Life
M-8452-52Eye Opener excerpts - Sports
M-8452-53Eye Opener excerpts - Personalities
M-8452-54Eye Opener excerpts - Business World
M-8452-55Eye Opener excerpts - Pure Philosophy
M-8452-56Eye Opener excerpts - War
M-8452-57First draft, part 1. -- 1975
M-8452-58First draft, part 2. -- 1975
M-8452-59First draft, part 3. -- 1975
M-8452-60Second (?) draft. -- 1975
M-8452-61Galley proofs. -- 1975
 The Wit & Wisdom of Bob Edwards / Roberts Chambers Edwards; edited by Hugh Dempsey, with a number of drawings by David Shaw. -- Edmonton : Hurtig, 1976.
M-8452-62Manuscript outline. -- 1976
M-8452-63First draft, part 1. -- 1976
M-8452-64First draft, part 2. -- 1976
M-8452-65Second (?) draft. -- 1976
M-8452-66Eye Opener "items for clipping", part 1
M-8452-67Eye Opener "items for clipping", part 2
M-8452-68Eye Opener "items for clipping", part 3
 The Rundle Journals / Robert Terrill Rundle; introd. and notes by Gerald M. Hutchinson; edited by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Alberta Records Publication Board, Historical Society of Alberta, 1977.
M-8452-69First draft, part 1. -- 1977
M-8452-70First draft, part 2. -- 1977
M-8452-71Typescripts of 1840-1841 part of journals
M-8452-72Typescripts of 1842-1845 part of journals
M-8452-73Typescripts of 1846-1847 part of journals
M-8452-74Typescripts of 1848 part of journals
M-8452-75Edited version, part 1. -- 1977
M-8452-76 Edited version, part 2. -- 1977
M-8452-77Edited version, part 3. -- 1977
M-8452-78Rough draft of introduction. -- 1977
M-8452-79Rough notes for introduction. -- 1977
M-8452-80Syllabics information. -- 1977
M-8452-81Corrections. -- 1977
M-8452-82Index. -- 1977
M-8452-83Index cards. -- 1977
M-8452-84Galley proofs. -- 1977
 Indian Tribes of Alberta / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Glenbow-Alberta Institute, 1978.
M-8452-85Notes and drafts. -- 1978 (?)
M-8452-86Draft. -- 1978 (?)
 Charcoal's World / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Saskatoon : Western Producer Prairie Books, 1978.
M-8452-87Correspondence. -- 1976-1983
M-8452-88First draft. -- 1975
M-8452-89Second (?) draft. -- 1976
M-8452-90Revised version. -- 1977
M-8452-91Revised version. -- 1978
M-8452-92Version to editor. -- 1978
M-8452-93Galley proofs. -- 1978
M-8452-94Replaced pages, prepared for German translation. -- 1983
 Red Crow, Warrior Chief / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Saskatoon : Western Producer Prairie Books, 1978
M-8452-95Correspondence. -- 1979-1989
M-8452-96First draft. -- 1978
M-8452-97Second draft. -- 1978
M-8452-98Version to publisher. -- 1978 (returned to HAD in 1981)
M-8452-99Galley proofs. -- 1978
 My People the Bloods / Mike Mountain Horse; with editing and introd. by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Glenbow-Alberta Institute; Standoff, Alta. : Blood Tribal Council, 1979.
M-8452-100Draft. -- 1979 (?)
M-8452-101Galley proofs. -- 1979 (?)
 History in their Blood : The Indian Portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison / Hugh A. Dempsey; introd. by J. Russell Harper. -- Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, 1982.
M-8452-102Correspondence. -- 1982
M-8452-103Indian identities. -- 1982
M-8452-104Reference material, part 1. -- Compiled 1982. -- Includes copies of de Grandmaison papers
M-8452-105Reference material. -- Compiled 1982
M-8452-106Draft. -- 1982 (?)
M-8452-107Manuscript revisions. -- 1982 (?)
M-8452-108Revisions and galley proofs. -- 1982
M-8452-109Reviews and publicity. -- 1982
 Christmas in the West / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Saskatoon : Western Producer Prairie Books, 1982.
M-8452-110Correspondence. -- 1968-1982
M-8452-111Sources, part 1. -- Compiled 1979-1982
M-8452-112Sources, part 2. -- Compiled 1979-1982
M-8452-113Sources, part 3. -- Compiled 1979-1982. -- Includes photographs.
M-8452-114First draft, part 1. -- 1982 (?)
M-8452-115First draft, part 2. -- 1982 (?)
M-8452-116Version sent to publisher. -- 1982. -- Returned by the publisher in 1983
M-8452-117Material deleted from manuscript by editor. -- 1982
M-8452-118Material not used. -- Compiled 1979-1982
M-8452-119Galley proofs. -- 1982
 Big Bear : The End of Freedom / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, 1984.
M-8452-120Correspondence. --1983-1984
M-8452-121Second draft, part 1. -- 1983
M-8452-122Second draft, part 2. -- 1983
 Gentle Persuader : A Biography of James Gladstone, Indian Senator / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Saskatoon : Western Producer Prairie Books, 1986.
M-8452-123First draft. -- 1981
M-8452-124Second draft. -- 1981
M-8452-125Third draft. -- 1981
M-8452-126Edited version, part 1. -- 1986
M-8452-127Edited version, part 2. -- 1986
M-8452-128Version returned by publisher. -- 1986
M-8452-129Galley proofs. -- 1986
NoteSee files 167 and 168 for the 1989 publication of Heaven is near the Rocky Mountains
 Treasures of the Glenbow Museum / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Glenbow Museum, 1991.
M-8452-130Origins of Glenbow. -- Compiled 1990-1991
M-8452-131Correspondence and design data. -- 1990-1991
M-8452-132First draft. -- 1991
M-8452-133"Dummy". -- 1991
M-8452-134Worksheets and research data, part 1. -- Compiled 1990-1991
M-8452-135Worksheets and research data, part 2. -- Compiled 1990-1991
 The Amazing Death of Calf Shirt and Other Blackfoot Stories : Three Hundred years of Blackfoot History / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Saskatoon : Fifth House, 1994.
M-8452-136Draft entitled "The Reincarnation of Low Horn", part 1. -- 1988
M-8452-137Draft entitled "The Reincarnation of Low Horn", part 2. -- 1988
M-8452-138Final version, part 1. -- 1993
M-8452-139Final version, part 2. -- 1993
 Calgary, Spirit of the West : A History / Hugh A. Dempsey. -- Calgary : Glenbow and Fifth House, 1994.
M-8452-140Correspondence. -- 1993-1994
M-8452-141Research notes. -- 1993-1994
M-8452-142Images. -- 1993-1994
M-8452-143First draft. -- 1993
M-8452-144Another "first" draft, part 1. -- 1993
M-8452-145Another "first" draft, part 2. -- 1993
M-8452-146First draft readers' comments, part 1. -- 1993-1994
M-8452-147First draft readers' comments, part 2. -- 1993-1994
M-8452-148Second draft. -- 1993 (?)
M-8452-149Revisions of third draft. -- 11 November 1993
M-8452-150Further revisions. -- 19 November 1993
M-8452-151Final draft, part 1. -- 20 February 1994
M-8452-152Final version, part 2. -- 20 February 1994
M-8452-153Final revision discards. -- 27 March 1994
M-8452-154Master pages. -- 5 July 1994
 Alberta in the Twentieth Century. -- 1991-1994. -- Hugh A. Dempsey was a consultant and proofreader for this series of books, published by Alberta Report.
M-8452-155Chapter outline. -- 1991
M-8452-156Source material, draft entries, etc. -- 1992
M-8452-157Index cards of sources. -- 1993
M-8452-158Proofreading, part 1. -- 1993
M-8452-159Proofreading, part 2. -- 1993
M-8452-160Proofreading, part 3. -- 1993
M-8452-161Proofreading, part 1. -- 1994
M-8452-162Proofreading, part 2. -- 1994
M-8452-163Proofreading, part 3. -- 1994
M-8452-164Proofreading, part 4. -- 1994
M-8452-165Proofreading, part 5. -- 1994
 What's in a Name - Calgary : A Look at the People Behind Place Names in Calgary / Donna Mae Humber. -- Calgary : Detselig, 1995. -- Hugh A. Dempsey proofread the manuscript.
M-8452-166Proofreading. -- 1995
 Heaven if Near the Rocky Mountains : The Journals and Letters of Thomas Woolsey, 1855-1869 / edited by Hugh A. Dempsey. Calgary : Glenbow Museum, 1989.
M-8452-167Draft. 1989
M-8452-168Research materials. 1979-1989
Series 2Other research projects and writings. 1956-1975
M-3676 Fort Calgary project. -- 1968-1975. -- 3 cm of textual records. -- Consists of reports, plans, correspondence and newsclippings regarding the preservation of the Fort Calgary site; excerpts of theses, sessional papers, and articles about Fort Calgary; and archaeological reports with photographs of the excavation of Fort Calgary. This material was compiled by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- See PA-1999 below for related photographs.
M-3686Paul Nesbitt Peigan Post article. -- 1973. -- 48 pages. -- Consists of Paul Nesbitt's manuscript about the history of Peigan Post, and correspondence with Hugh A. Dempsey about its contents and possibility of having it published.
M-3782 Cochrane Ranche project. -- 1969-1972. -- 4 cm of textual records. -- Consists of corrspondence with government officials regarding preservation of the Cochrane Ranche site; correspondence to Premier Strom protesting destruction of the site; miscellaneous correspondence and notes about the site; historical information and survey field notes; and report on the Cochrane Ranche. This material was compiled by Hugh A. Dempsey.
M-4371 Jack Low Horn story. -- 1958. -- 5 pages. -- Consists of the story of Doesn't Sit Down Shield (Kutow'opeeowotan) of the Bloods, as told by Jack Low Horn at his home on the Blood reserve, January 15, 1958. James Gladstone interpreted and Hugh A. Dempsey recorded the story. -- See PA 114 below for related photograph.
M-4544Leavings history. -- 1956. -- 2 pages. -- Consists of a short article by Hugh A. Dempsey on the the history of Leavings (forerunner of Granum, Alberta) from 1869 to 1907.
M-4586"Regional histories as source materials for Western Canadian studies". -- 1970. -- 16 pages. -- Consists of a typescript of a talk given by Hugh A. Dempsey at the 1970 Western Canadian Studies Conference, held at the University of Calgary.
M-4651Calgary's establishment. -- 1975. -- 9 pages. -- Consists of Hugh A. Dempsey's article about Calgary's establishment, in which he discusses various sources in an attempt to find the date of Calgary's birth.
Series 3 Lectures and speeches. -- 1966-1984
RET-14-2 Speech to a group in Winnipeg on the importance of the buffalo in Plains Indian society. -- [ca. 1966]. -- 1 audio cassette
RAT-15 History lectures. -- October 1968. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- Consists of a series of history lectures given by Hugh A. Dempsy, entitled "The Nomadic Era and Early Indian-White Relations".
RET-14-1 Convocation address. -- May 31, 1974. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- Consists of Hugh A. Dempsey's convocation address about the Indian in today's society, presented at the University of Calgary.
Series 4

Photographs. - 1875-1980s

NA-5, NA-12, NA-43 et al Family, First Nations (especially Bloods), Mounted Police, Calgary Stampede, etc. -- 1875-[ca. 1973]. -- 65 photographs. -- The other call numbers included are NA-342, NA-517, NA-525, NA-535, NA-584, NA-737, NA-776, NA-971, NA-975, NA-1093, NA-1104, NA-1187, NA-1229, NA-1656, NA-1659, NA-1726, NA-1979, NA-2323, NA-2400, NA-2469, NA-2535, NA-2704, NA-3120, NA-3416, NA-5345.

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PA-72 Painted Tipi. -- nd. -- 1 photoprint. -- Consists of a view of the painted tipi of Jack Low Horn. -- See M-4371 for a story by Jack Low Horn.
PA-114 Fort Macleod collection. -- nd. -- 17 photoprints. -- Consists of views of Fort Macleod and District, collected by Hugh A. Dempsey. -- For copies see NA-1656-(1-4) and NA-2704-1.
PA-1999-(1-54) Fort Calgary collection. -- 1884-1970. -- 54 photoprints. -- Consists of views related to the reconstruction of Fort Calgary. -- See M-3636 for related textual records, and PB-145 for related photographs, about this project.
PA-2975 Indians of Alberta and Yukon. -- [1960s-1980s]. -- 34 photoprints. -- Consists of photographs of events, personalities, and views related to First Nations people.
PB-491-(1-7) Fort Calgary aerial views. -- [1920s-1960s]. -- 7 photoprints. -- Consists of aerial views of the Fort Calgary site. -- See M-3636 for related textual records, and PA-1999-(1-54) for related photographs, about this project.
PB-491-8 Nora Gladstone. -- 1937. -- 1 photoprint. -- Consists of a portrait of Nora Gladstone, daughter of Hugh A. Dempsey's father-in-law, Senator James Gladstone. -- For copy see NA-5-3.
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