Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.
James Lougheed, [ca. 1890s]
|Series 1||Correspondence, personal papers and memorabilia. -- [ca. 1866]-1925|
|Series 2||Film of James Lougheed's funeral. -- 1925|
|Series 3||Photographs. -- 1883-1925|
|Series 1||Correspondence, personal papers and memorabilia. -- [ca. 1866]-1925. -- 7 cm of textual records. -- The series, donated by William Lougheed, grandson of Sir James, consists of correspondence and certificates concerning honours received (including his knighthood), newspaper clippings and memorabilia from a family scrapbook; and business correspondence and ethnological writing of Lougheed's father-in-law William L. Hardisty.|
Correspondence and memorabilia. -- [ca. 1866]-1925. -- The file consists of:
|M-4843-14||Correspondence inward from theatre companies. -- 1905. -- Includes correspondence from Ernest Willis, manager of "The Hottest Coon in Dixie" and William Cranston and G. Tempest, managers of "The Roscians". Lougheed apparently was a financial backer of the companies. Accompanied by a descriptive memo dated 1969.|
|M-4843-14a||Letters conferring knighthood. -- 1916. -- 1 file of textual records. - Includes letter of transmittal from the Chancery of the Order of St. Michael and St. George; decree conferring knighthood signed by King George V; and warrant commanding the Governor-General to invest Lougheed in the Order.|
|M-4843-14b||Order of St. Michael and St. George pamphlets. -- 1906-1917. -- Includes report of the Chapel and of the Chapel Maintenance Fund (for the year 1916, London): Chapel of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George in St. Paul's Cathedral (1917); the form and order of the service for the Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George, Cambridge : Cambridge University Press (1906); insert announcing the service on St. George's Day (1917); the statutes of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, London (H.M.S.O., 1911- 1915).|
|M-4843-14c||Dorothy Lougheed's common prayer book. -- n.d.|
|Series 2||Film of funeral. -- 1925. -- 1 film reel (40 sec.) : 35 mm, b&w, si.|
|F-123||Funeral of Sir James Lougheed. -- 1925. -- 1 film reel (40 sec.) : 35 mm, b&w, si. -- Consists of a short Pathe newsreel film of the funeral of Senator Lougheed in Calgary, Alberta. Shows Cathedral Church of the Redeemer, funeral procession of cars driving up Union Cemetery hill, and crowds at the grave site. View now.|
|Series 3||Photographs. -- 1883-1925. --327 photographs. - The series includes of views of James Lougheed, Lady Lougheed, and the Lougheed house.
Some of these photographs have been scanned. View now.
|PA-2445-(121-123)||Lady Lougheed; Clarence Lougheed as a baby, with his dog; and Lougheed House; and ambroytype ot James Lougheed as a boy with his mother and brother Sam. -- 3 photographs|
|PD-132-(vol.20-22)||Lougheed family, house and activities. -- [ca. 1880s-1920s]. -- 324 photographs. -- Consists of photos which were originally in three family photo albums. The pages are now loose.|
|NA-3232-(1-22, 25-27, 49-50)||Views of James Lougheed, Lady Lougheed, the interior of the Lougheed house, and Jamse Lougheed's funeral. -- 1883-1925. -- 27 photographs. -- Includes views of Richard and William Hardisty.|