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Aileen Fish, [ca. 1921]
Aileen Fish, [ca. 1921]
NA-2684-6

Aileen Fish fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Private life papers. -- 1913-1976
Series 2 Fish family papers. -- 1921-1973
Series 3 Public life - Speeches. -- 1912-1976
Series 4 Public life - Literary interests. -- 1929-1976
Series 5 Other organizations. -- 1921-1977
Series 6 Honours and certificates. -- 1919-1977
Series 7 Photographs. - 1911-1970s

Inventory

Series 1 Private life papers. -- 1913-1976
M-375-1 Personal correspondence. -- 1916-1921 and n.d.
M-375-2 Personal correspondence. -- 1913-1917 and n.d.-- From Guerin de Longevialle.
M-375-3 Personal correspondence. -- 1922-1972. -- Includes letters from Olive Diefenbaker, Henry Kreisel, Grant MacEwan, Max Ferguson, and Bruce Hutchinson.
M-375-4 Correspondence to family describing European tour. -- 1964-1965
M-375-5 Diaries. -- 1939-1943, 1972. -- Incomplete
M-375-6 Diaries. -- 1964-1965. -- Includes three volumes kept while travelling abroad.
M-375-7 Letters of reference. -- 1915-1921. -- Includes school inspector's report.
M-375-os3 Inspector's report regarding Aileen Hackett's teaching. -- n.d.
M-375-8 English notes, McGill University. -- [ca. 1921]. -- Includes notes on Shakespeare and an essay for Literary Criticism class.
M-375-9 English 5 notes, McGill University. -- [ca. 1921]
M-375-10 History 5 notes, McGill University. -- [ca. 1921]
M-375-11 History 9 notes, McGill University. -- [ca. 1921]
M-375-12 Miscellaneous. -- 1917-1976. -- Includes class lists and University of Manitoba marks and McGill Faculty of Arts graduates list.
M-375-13 Programs and invitations. -- 1921-1976. -- Includes wedding invitations.
M-375-14 Greeting cards. -- 1967 and n.d. -- Includes roaster, birthday, valentins and Christmas cards.
M-375-15 Thank you cards. -- 1963-1964
M-375-16 Obituaries and death notices of personal friends. -- 1956-1974
M-375-17 Miscellaneous. -- 1958-1975. -- Includes certificates, autobiographical notes and newspaper clippings.
M-375-18 Golden wedding anniversary guest register. -- 1972
M-375-19 Newspaper clippings about Aileen Fish. -- 1956-1975
Series 2 Fish family papers.-- 1921-1973
M-375-20 Dr. Frank H. Fish's notes and manuscripts. -- 1942-1957. -- Includes notes, manuscript drafts and published articles on various aspects of medical history.
M-375-21 Manuscripts of Dr. Frank Fish. -- n.d.
M-375-22 Miscellaneous paprs of Dr. Frank Fish. -- 1921-1973. -- Includes proposed constitution for "The Wranglers", class list, and "Friends of the Indians Society" information sheet.
M-375-23 Newspaper clippings about Dr. Frank Fish. -- 1944-1963
M-375-24 F.H. Fish, Jr. papers. -- 1924-1971 and n.d. -- Includes baby clinic card; newspaper clippings; and programs re patent.
M-375-25 F.J. L Fish and Barbara Fish papers. -- 1942-1954. -- Includes program of Mount Royal Junior Symphony concerts, 1942-1944; list of graduates of Calgary School board, 1947; newspaper clippings; and convocation program of the University of Alberta, 1954.
M-375-26 Barbara (nee Fish) and John Mayhood papers. -- 1945-1975. -- Includes progran of Ralston Drama Club play, "Bell, Book and Candle", n.d.; report of National college tour, 1972; correspondence; University of Alberta convocation program, 1946; and newspaper clippings about John Mayhood.
M-375-27 Letters, cards, etc. from grandchildren. - 1958-1973
M-375-28 Hackett family papers. -- 1928-1958. -- Includes correspondence and newspaper clippings.
Series 3 Public life - Speeches. -- 1912-1976
  Speech material - General
M-375-29 Notes. -- n.d.
M-375-30 Newspaper clipppings. -- 1968 and n.d.
M-375-31 Bank monthly letters. -- 1955-1976
M-375-32 Poetry. -- 1942 and n.d.
M-375-33 Prayers. -- n.d.
  Speech material - Specific topics
M-375-34 Books and Reading. -- 1970-1971 and n.d. -- Includes notes and draft speeches.
M-375-35 Calgary History. -- 1955-1972. -- Notes and newspaper clippings.
M-375-36 Calgary History. -- n.d. -- Notes.
M-375-37 Calgary History. -- 1912-1973.-- Includes notes, newspaper clippings, replicas of significant issues of Canadian newspapers, and a program for History of Medicine in Calgary exhibit.
M-375-38 Calgary History. -- 1970. -- Notes and draft speeches to Faculty Wives Club.
M-375-39 Calgary History. -- n.d. -- Biographical notes on various personalities.
M-375-40 Calgary History. -- n.d. -- Regarding pioneer women.
M-375-41 Canada's Heritage. -- 1967 and n.d. -- Includes bank letters, newspaper clippings and notes.
M-375-42 Censorship and Pornography. -- 1972 and n.d. -- Newspaper clippings.
M-375-43 Children's Books. -- 1972 and n.d. -- Notes and newspaper clippings.
M-375-44 Church. -- 1971. -- Notes, text of speech to Rosedale United Church Women.
M-375-45 Education. -- 1957-1975. -- Includes University of Calgary annual report, 1974-1975.
M-375-46 Executive Power. -- 1971 and n.d. -- Newspaper clippings and notes.
M-375-47 Happiness. -- n.d. -- Notes
M-375-48 Hats. -- 1920-1975. -- Notes regarding a hat display at the Palliser Hotel.
M-375-49 History. -- n.d. -- Notes.
M-375-50 History of Southern Alberta. -- 1974-1975. -- Draft speeches, notes, publications, Nose Creek Historical Society programs.
M-375-51 Indians. -- 1956 and n.d. -- Includes notes, newspaper clippings, etc. on missionaries and tribes; draft speeches.
M-375-52 Manners. -- 1969-1973. --Includes notes, text of speech to Business and Professional Christian Women's Council, and correspondence regarding a talk on etiquette to SAIT class.
M-375-53 Personalities. -- n.d. -- Notes on Indira Gandhi and Dag Hammarskjold.
M-375-54 Personality and Charm. -- 1975 and n.d. -- Includes bank newsletters.
M-375-55 Time. -- n.d. -- Notes.
M-375-56 Values. -- n.d. -- Notes.
M-375-57 Women. -- n.d. -- Notes and newspaper clippings.
M-375-58 Women. -- 1961-1970. -- Notes, drafts of various speeches on women.
  Speech material - Specific speeches to organizations
M-375-59 American Women's Club. -- 1959. -- Book review of Rasselas, November 1959, includes notes and text.
M-375-60 Beta Sigma Phi.-- 1958-1970. -- Notes, draft texts, newspaper clippings.
M-375-61 Burns Dinner. -- 1955 and n.d. -- Reply to toast and speech (author unknown).
M-375-62 Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Alberta. -- May 21, 1966. -- "Developing our Potential", includes program and text.
M-375-63 Calgary Associate Clinic. -- December 20, 1950. -- Text only.
M-375-64 Calgary Canadian Club. -- 1962. -- "First Tourists on the Prairies", notes and draft text.
M-2331 Calgary Theatre Guild. -- 1933. -- "The Admirable Crichton", program.
M-375-65 Calgary Women's Literary Club.-- n.d. -- "Figures in Three Shakespearean Plays", notes and text.
M-375-66 Canadian Author's Asssociation (Calgary Board). -- n.d. -- "Shakespearean Mothers", text only.
M-375-67 Canadian Club (Banff). -- n.d. -- "Comparison of Father Lacombe and Sir Wildrid Laurier", notes and text.
M-375-68 Canadian Council of Teachers of English. -- August 1968. -- "The Art os Story-telling, text only.
M-375-69 Canadian Girls in Training (CGIT). -- 1959-1975. -- Notes, texts, prgrams, place cards.
M-375-70 Federal Pre-Retirement Programs - Life Enrichment. -- Fall 1976. -- Notes, program and correspondenc.
M-375-71 Holy Cross Hospital School of Nursing. -- 1961-1972. -- Includes text of copying ceremony speech; and notes and correspondence regarding speeches to senior class on professional standards.
M-375-72 Holy Cross Hospital School of Nursing. -- 1971. -- Includes correspondence and text for speech to graduates.
M-375-73 Home and School. -- n.d. -- "Parenthood: Pest or Privilege", text only.
M-375-74 International Conference on the Teaching of English in Vancouver. -- 1967. -- "Words", notes, text prgram.
M-375-75 International Toastmistress Clubs - Annual convention. -- July 1968. -- "Stories of the Old West", text, program, correspondence.
M-375-76 Janey Canuck Toastmistress Club. -- June 1963. -- "My Fair Lady", text and program.
M-375-77 Junior League. -- September 14, 1971. -- "Background and Development of the Community", correspondence, notes.
M-375-78 Progressive Conservative party. -- 1957 and n.d. -- Consists of texts of various speeches.
M-375-79 Soroptimist Club. -- Spring, n.d. -- Speech and notes.
M-375-80 Telephone Pioneers of America. -- May 1972. -- "History of Telephone Installations in Alberta", notes, program, correspondence, text and newspaper clippings.
M-375-81 Western Board Convocation. -- November 1976. -- Text and program.
M-375-82 Women's World Day of Prayer. -- March 1961. -- Text only.
M-375-83 Y-Teens. -- n.d. -- "Personal Relationships", text only.
M-375-84 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA). -- 1976. -- English for New Canadians Course.
M-375-85 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA). -- April 1975. -- Exhibition and Sale of Antiques, notes and text.
M-375-86 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA). -- n.d. -- "What's in a Name", notes and text.
M-375-87 Graduation addresses. -- 1959-1973. -- Texts, programs, correspondence to Calgary high school graduating classes, to Alma College, and to Mount Royal College Secretarial School.
M-375-88 Programs and correspondence. -- 1956-1976 and n.d. -- Includes requests to speak and acknowledgements.
M-375-89 Newspaper clippings. -- 1954-1959 and n.d.
Series 4 Public life - Literary interests. -- 1929-1976
M-375-90 Medicine Hat Women's Literary Club programs. -- 1929-1930, 1932-1933
M-375-91 Calgary Women's Literary Club. -- 1956-1976. -- Includes programs for 50th, 60th, and 70th anniversaries, corresponende, rates, and newspaper clippings.
M-375-92 Drama. -- n.d. -- Speech, "The Value of Drama in Everyday Life" and paper, "Drama in France".
M-375-93 Elizabethan Literature. -- n.d. -- Consists of two notebooks, partly used by Larry Fish.
M-375-94 Bacon, Sir Francis. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-95 Barrie, Sir James M. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-96 Gatty, Dr. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-97 Gide, Andre. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-98 Hazelett, William. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-99 Johnson, Dr. Samuel. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-100 Masefield, John. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-101 Maugham, W.S. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-102 Milne, A.A. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc. Also contains notes on King Lear.
M-375-103 More, Sir Thomas - Utopia (notebook). -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-104 Nicholson, Harold. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-105 Plato - Republic. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-106 Shakespeare, William. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-107 Shakespeare, William. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-108 Shakespeare, William - Plays. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-109 Shakespeare, William - Coriolanus. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-110 Shakespeare, William - Twelfth Night (notebook). -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-111 Spender, Stephen. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-112 Thomas, Dylan. -- n.d. -- Notes, newspaper clippings, etc.
M-375-113 Children's Short Stories by Aileen Fish. -- n.d. -- Consists of notes and drafts, as well as a published version of "Lonely is the Word". Includes related correspondence.
Series 5 Other organizations. -- 1921-1977
M-375-114 Beta Sigma Phil. - 1972-1976. -- Consists of correspondence and guest register for reception honoring Aileen Fish.
M-375-115 Calgary Centennial Historical Society. -- 1975-1976. -- Minutes, etc.
M-375-116 Calgary Dahlia Society. -- 1921-1976. -- Includes copies of minutes, 1921-1934, and newsletter, 1976.
M-375-117 Calgary Local Council of Women. -- 1970-1976. -- Includes newsletters, notes, text, newspaper clipping, etc. for speech on club's 60th anniversary.
M-375-118 Calgary Women's Progressive Conservative Association. -- 1967-1977. -- Includes list of officers, poems, and newspaper clippings.
M-375-119 Wesley United Church. -- 1948-1975. -- Speeches, notes, programs, annual reports.
M-375-120 Wesley United Church - Pageant. -- 1949, 1951
M-375-121 Women's Canadian Club of Calgary. -- 1958-1962. -- Correspondence and newspaper clippings.
Series 6 Honours and certificates. -- 1919-1977
M-375-122 National Library Advisory Board. -- 1958-1962. -- Correspondence and newspaper clippings.
M-375-123 Order of Canada. -- 1973-1977. -- Correspondence and newspaper clippings.
M-375-124 University of Calgary, Doctorate of Lawe. -- 1976. -- Correspondence and newspaper clippings.
M-375-os1 McGill University certificate. -- 1921
M-375-os2 Frank Fish's riding certificate. -- 1932
M-375-os4 Marriage certificate. -- 1921
M-375-os5 First class teaching certificate. -- 1919
M-375-os6 Professional teaching certificate. -- 1935
M-375-os7 Frank Fish's commission as Lieutenant. -- 1932
Series 7 Photographs. - 1911-[1970s]

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PA-2106-(1-15) Views of the Fish family and Crowfoot's grave. -- [1960s-1970s]
PB-464-(1-2) Views of a Canadian Dental Association convention in Winnipeg; and 17 Class, United College in Winnipeg. -- 1913-1914. -- 2 photographs
PE-79-(1-2) Panoramas of a CMA meeting in Regina; and the Canadian General Hospital RCAMC in England. -- 1925 and 1942. -- 2 photographs
NA-2684-(1-8) Hackett and Fish families. -- 1911-1948. -- 8 photographs
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