Archives Finding Aids

Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.

Link to photo
Jim Hall, mid 1980s

Jim Hall fonds

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Table of Contents

indicates that the series includes scanned documents, photographs, or videos.

Series 1 Aerial photographs
Series 2 Biographical and photography business information
Series 3 "Aerial Venue" poster
Series 4 Audio visual productions


Series 1

Aerial photographs. -- 1983-1995. -- 5086 colour negatives, 6cm x7cm.

NA-5654 Aerial photographs primarily of Calgary but also some surrounding areas in southern Alberta, Edmonton, and southeastern British Columbia. Includes 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics venue sites.

Many of the photographs have been digitized. Scanned Document View now.

Series 2

Biographical and photography business information. -- 0.5 cm of textual records.

M-8950-1 Information supplied by Jim Hall regarding his career.
M-8950-2 Information regarding Jim Hall's volunteering for Calgary 1988 Olympic Winter Games.

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Series 3

"Aerial Venue" poster

M-8950/OS Poster produced showing venues for the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics using images taken by Jim Hall.

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M-8950-3 "My Aerial Venue Poster" by Jim Hall. Story of how the "Aerial Venue" poster came to be created.

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Series 4

Audio Visual Productions

V-87 Calgary International Airport 50th anniversary. -- 1989. -- Video produced by Jim Hall on the occasion of the Calgary airport's 50th anniversary celebrations. Includes footage of air traffic controllers and plane coming in for a landing; interviews with Canadian, United States and British military pilots regarding various military planes; and an interview with airport manager, Richard Paquette regarding the history of the airport and the economic advantages to Calgary. The primary sponsor of the video was Time Air.

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M-8950-4 Air Traffic Control Towers of Calgary. -- 2018. -- DVD (11 minutes and 43 seconds). -- Produced by Jim Hall. -- Historical photographs and narration by Jim Hall of the air traffic control towers of Calgary, Lincoln Park and Springbank, Alberta. Also includes the tower at Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.

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