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Leavitt's campaign literature
M-6844-25

Lorne Lee Leavitt fonds

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Inventory

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Series 1

Personal. - 1921-1962

M-6844-1Educational certificates. - 1921- 1950
M-6844-2Calgary Normal School yearbook. - 1926- 1927
M-6844-3School inspectors reports. - 1928-1962 and nd
M-6844-4Miscellaneous. - nd. - Includes life membership to Junior Chamber of Commerce, and hat check card.

Series 2

Correspondence. - 1956- 1971

M-6844-5Correspondence. - 1956-1966
M-6844-6Correspondence. - 1967-1971 and nd
M-6844-7Christmas cards. - [ca.1968-1971]

Series 3

Speeches. - [ca.1950s]- 1970

M-6844-8Speeches. - [ca.1950s]
M-6844-9Speeches. - 1964
M-6844-10Speeches. - 1965
M-6844-11Speeches. - 1966
M-6844-12Speeches. - 1967
M-6844-13Speeches. - 1968. - Part 1.
M-6844-14Speeches. - 1968. - Part 2.
M-6844-15Speeches. - 1969
M-6844-16Speeches. - 1970
M-6844-17Speeches. - nd. - Includes handwritten drafts.

Series 4

Juvenile delinquency. - 1960- 1967

M-6844-18Leavitt's submission to the Royal Commission on juvenile delinquency. - 1966
M-6844-19Teen juries. - 1963-1967. - Correspondence and articles.
M-6844-20Published reports on juvenile delinquency. - 1965-1967
M-6844-21Leavitt's notice of motion regarding juvenile delinquency. - 1966
M-6844-22Statistics. - 1960-1966. - From Juvenile offenders branch, Forth Saskatchewan, Peace River, Calgary and Lethbridge provincial Gaols, Bowden Institution, Belmont Rehabilitation Centre, and Alberta Institute for Girls.
M-6844-23News clippings. - 1965-1967

Series 5

Campaign and political records. - 1953-1970

M-6844-24Biographical sketches. - [ca.1960s]. - For use while candidate for Calgary Queen's Park.
M-6844-25News clippings. - 1958-1968. - Primarily political advertisements and election results.
M-6844-26News clippings. - 1959-1963. - Regarding election results. -
M-6844-27News clippings. - 1954-1967. - Regarding teachers' education, foster parents, opening of legislature, and political rallies.
M-6844-28News clippings. - 1953-1967. - Regarding Leavitt's career.
M-6844-29Legislature. - 1964-1969. - Includes seating plans and lists of committee members.
M-6844-30School essay contest. - 1965-1966. - Organized by Mr. Leavitt.
M-6844-31Social Credit manual. - 1958
M-6844-32Miscellaneous. - 1954-1970. - Includes political brochures, programmes, and copies of bills.
M-6844-33Scrapbook. - 1953-1955. - Regarding Leavitt's career. Oversized item.

Series 6


Photographs. - [ca. 1926-1955]

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

NA-4636-(1-5) Portrait of Leavitt; group of MLAs; classes of student (Leavitt was the teacher); and Calgary Normal School basketball team (Leavitt was a member). - [ca. 1926-1927]-1955. - 5 photographs
PA-2594 Portraits of Lorne Leavitt. - 1931-1950s. - 6 photographs
PB-637 Calgary Normal School basketball team. - [ca. 1926-1927]; and group of MLAs. - 1955. - 2 photographs
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