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Annie Wood and children at Wood's Christian Home, Calgary, 1930
Annie Wood and children at Wood's Christian Home, Calgary, 1930
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Wood's Christian Home fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Board of Trustees, annual reports. -- 1921-1971
Series 2 Campaigns for funds. -- 1917-1940
Series 3 Rural areas - Donations, etc. -- 1930-1947
Series 4 Calgary - Donations, etc. -- 1930-1969
Series 5 Admissions correspondence and applications. -- 1916-1969
Series 6 Employment and staff. -- 1937-1974
Series 7 Provincial Government and City of Calgary wards. -- 1923-1968
Series 8 Community Chest of Calgary / United Fund. -- 1940-1967
Series 9 Taylor Trust Fund and various estates. -- 1945-1971
Series 10 Children's activities - Camps, scouting, holidays, etc. -- 1954-1970
Series 11 School - Attendance registers, activities and yearbooks. -- 1924-1968
Series 12 Wood's Christian Home Alumni Association, reunions and scrapbooks. -- 1930-1975
Series 13 Financial records, investments and income tax returns. -- 1915-1970
Series 14 Administration - General office files. -- 1953-1974
Series 15 Buildings and maintenance. -- 1916-1969
Series 16 Wood Family papers. -- 1873-1987
Series 17 Promotional material. -- 1918-1974
Series 18 Miscellaneous records. -- 1914-1974
Series 19 Children's files - Restricted. -- 1924-1969
Series 20 Photographs. -- 1871-2004, predominant 1915-1968

Inventory

Series 1 Board of Trustees, annual reports. -- 1921-1971. -- The series consists of minutes, correspondence, annual reports and committee reports of the governing board.
M-2151-452 Memorandum of Association by bylaws. -- 1921-1931. -- Consists of copies or originals in the Home's safety deposit box.
M-2151-1 Minutes. -- 1921-1924
M-2151-vol.7 Minutes of Trustees' meeting. -- January 20, 1928. -- Volume also includes list of liabilties.
M-2151-2 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1927-1930
M-2151-3 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1931-1932
M-2151-4 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1933-1934
M-2151-5 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1935-1936
M-2151-6 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1937-1938
M-2151-7 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1939-1940
M-2151-8 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1941-1942
M-2151-9 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1943-1944
M-2151-10 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1945
M-2151-11 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1946
M-2151-12 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1947
M-2151-13 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1948
M-2151-14 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1949
M-2151-15 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1950
M-2151-16 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1951
M-2151-17 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1952
M-2151-18 Minutes, annual report, and committee reports. -- 1953
M-2151-484 Minutes. -- 1963, 1965
M-2151-485 Minutes, reports and recommendations. -- 1965-1968
M-2151-486 Minutes. -- 1965-1970
M-2151-19 Correspondence and lease. -- 1925-1930. -- Re property at Olds.
M-2151-20 Corresopndence and leases. -- 1925-1934. -- Re property at Olds.
M-2151-21 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1930
M-2151-22 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1931
M-2151-23 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1932
M-2151-24 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1933
M-2151-25 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1934
M-2151-26 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1935
M-2151-27 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1936
M-2151-28 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1937
M-2151-29 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1938
M-2151-30 Board and staff correspondence. -- 1939
M-2151-292 Printed annual reports. -- 1935-1951
M-2151-293 Printed annual reports. -- 1952-1954
M-2151-294 Printed annual reports. -- 1955-1958
M-2151-295 Printed annual reports. -- 1958-1961
M-2151-296 Printed annual reports. -- 1961-1964
M-2151-297 Printed annual reports. -- 1964-1968
M-2151-478 Printed annual reports. -- 1948-1961. -- Includes annual reports of the Board of Trustees (1948 and 1951) and general annual reports. -- 1953-1961
M-2151-479 Annual meetings. -- 1952-1959. -- Includes notices and newspaper clippings.
M-2151-480 Printed Annual reports. -- 1953-1955, 1957-1963
M-2151-481 Annual meetings. -- 1957-1959. -- Includes minutes and correwpondence.
M-2151-482 Annual meetings. -- 1959-1964. -- Includes minutes, correspondence and newpaper clippings.
M-2151-483 Minutes of annual meetings and executive meetings. -- 1964-1971
M-2151-487 Minutes of executive. -- 1963-1968
M-2151-354 Minutes of executive. -- 1966-1970
M-2151-352 Reports, surveys and briefs. -- 1961-1968. -- Re the role and development of Wood's Christian Home. Includes material about William Roper Hull Home, Children's Aid Department, Calgary Council of Community Services, etc.
M-2151-353 A.H. Gretton's report to the Board of Trustees re the role of Wood's Chistian Home. -- 1967
M-2151-619 Recommendations for continuing development of the Home by A.J. Neal. -- 1967
Series 2 Campaigns for funds. -- 1917-1940. -- The series consists of correspondence regarding dontions, accounts and financial statements, subscription lists, and records related to fundraiser entertainments.
M-2151-31 Financial statements. -- 1917-1935
M-2151-oversize-3 Poster: "Lend a Hand to Motherless Boys and Girls". -- [ca. 1921]. -- Consists of an appeal for funds for the Olds Home.
M-2151-32 Collector's notebook and donaton envelopes. -- n.d.
M-2151-33 Garden parties - Correspondence, accounts and notices. -- 1933-1936
M-2151-34 Correspondence and accounts. -- 1928
M-2151-35 Correspondence. -- 1928-1930. -- Re donations, Board of Trustees, visitors, fundraising campaign, meetings, and proposals for extension of work of Home.
M-2151-36 Correspondence and minutes. -- 1928-1929. -- Re death of George Wood, fundraising campaigns, fire inspection, donations, resolutions, House and Property Committee, Boy Scouts, special committees, Tag Day, Board of Trustees, assessment notice, memorial tablet, insurance and entertainments.
M-2151-37 Correspondence. -- 1931-1933. -- Re donations, fundraising campaign, and Tag Day allotment.
M-2151-38 Correspondence. -- 1933. -- Re applications for admission and donations.
M-2151-39 Correspondence. -- 1934. -- Re donations, admission of children, and employment.
M-2151-40 Correspondence. -- 1935. -- Re donations and placements of children.
M-2151-41 Autograph book. -- 1930
M-2151-42 Correspondence, blueprints and advertisements. -- 1931-1934. -- Re equipment for Home and manual arts training.
M-2151-43 Correspondence, accounts and collectors' lists for annual Tag Day. -- 1931-1932
M-2152 Charity tag. -- [ca. 1931]. -- The tags were sold for 5 cents to 25 cents to raise money for the Home. The purchaser attached it to a button on their lapel to show that they had donated. This tag was found in a 1931 magazine.
M-2151-44 Accounts, childrens' lists, inventories. -- 1926-1933
M-2151-45 Correspondence and programs for entertainments at the Home. -- 1930-1934
M-2151-46 David B. Robertson's speeches to publicize Home.-- 1930s. -- Consists of notes, newspaper clippings, and pamphlets.
M-2151-47 "Ye Olde Curiositie Shoppe". -- 1934. -- Consists of correspondence, minutes, accounts and newspaper clippings re this initiative.
M-2151-48 Correspondence. -- 1936. -- Re donations and requests for children.
M-2151-49 Correspondence. -- 1936-1938. -- Re donations, requests for children and admissions.
M-2151-50 Correspondence. -- 1938-1940. -- Re donations and requests for children.
M-2151-51 Financial statements and estiimates. -- 1931-1932
M-2151-52 Financial statements, receipts and invoices. -- 1921. -- Re fundraising drive and donations.
M-2151-53 Receipts and donations. -- 1921. -- For fundraising drive and donations.
M-2151-54 Campaign list for rural areas. -- 1928
M-2151-55 Campaign list for rural areas. -- 1928
M-2151-56 Record of donatiosn for Calgary. -- 1928
M-2151-57 Record of donations for rural areas. -- 1928
M-2151-58 Campaign correspondence and list. -- 1928
M-2151-59 Fundraising correspondence and financial statements. -- 1930
M-2151-60 Fundraising correspondence and financial statements. -- 1931
M-2151-61 Fundraising correspondence and financial statements. -- 1932
M-2151-62 Fundraising correspondence and financial statements. -- 1933-1934
M-2151-63 Fundraising correspondence and subscription lists. -- 1934
M-2151-64 Fundraising correspondence and subscription lists. -- 1935
M-2151-65 Fundraising correspondence and newspaper clippings. -- 1935-1937
M-2151-66 Fundraising correspondence and subscription lists. -- 1936
M-2151-67 Fundraising correspondence, reports, statements and newspaper clippings. -- 1937-1939
M-2151-68 Fundraising correspondence, reports, statements and newspaper clippings. -- 1934-1937
M-2151-69 Fundraising correspondence, reports, statements and newspaper clippings. -- 1933-1935
M-2151-70 Fundraising correspondecne and statements. -- 1939-1940
M-2151-71 Fundraising correspondecne and statements. -- 1940
M-2151-72 Fundraising correspondence and subscription lists. -- 1939
M-2151-73 Subscription lists. -- 1940
M-2151-74 Annual Tag Day - Correspondence and notes. -- 1929-1938
M-2151-75 Circular - Annual appeal for support. -- 1931
Series 3 Rural areas - Donations, etc. -- 1930-1947. -- The series consists of letters regarding fundraising activities, donations, admissions, employment for children, adoptions, and general operations.
M-2151-76 Rural areas, A-C. -- 1930-1932. -- Re donations from Balzac, Banff, Barons, Bassano, Beiseker, Benalto, Big Prairie, Big Valley, Blackie, Blairmore, Bottrel, Bowden, Bowness, Brent, Camrose, Canmore, Cardston, Carlyle and Carmangay. Includes correspondence re employment.
M-2151-oversize-box Poster for fundraising dance in Blackie, Alberta. -- March 27, 1931. -- "Proceeds for Wood's Chidren's Home".
M-2151-77 Rural areas, C-D. -- 1930-1932. -- Re donations from Carseland, Carstairs, Cayley, Champion, Claresholm, Clover Bar, Cochrane, Coleman, College Heights, Comrey, Coronation, Craigmyle, Crossfield, De Winton, Didsbury, Dinant, Drumheller and Edmonton. Includes correspondence about employment and adoption of children.
M-2151-78 Rural areas, E-J. -- 1930-1932. --Re donations from Egremont, Exshaw, Fenn, Fleet, Fishburn, Gleichen, Granum, Halkirk, Hanna, Harmattan, High River, Hilda, Hillcrest, Huxley, Innisfail, Innisfee and Jasper.
M-2151-79 Rural areas, K-P. -- 1930-1932. -- Re donations from Kathyrn, Lacombe, Leduc, Lethbridge, Longview, Lougheed, Luscar, Macleod, Mannville, Medicine Hat, Michichi, Midnapore, Milo, Minburn Mirror, Namaka, Nanton, Nobleford, Okotoks and Penhold. Includes correspondence about adoption of children and employment.
M-2151-80 Rural areas, P-W. -- 1930-1932. -- Re donations from Pincher Creek, Ponoka, Red Deer, Red Lodge, Red Willow, Rockyford, Rocky Mountain House, Rosedale, Rowley, Rumsey, Saskatoon, Stauffer, Stavely, Stettler, Strathmore, Sundre, Swalwell, Three Hills, Turner Valley, Vermilion, Vulcan, Wainwright, Wetaskiwin and Woodhouse. Includes correspondence re employment and adoption of children.
M-2151-oversize-box Poster for fundraising dance in Swalwell, Alberta. -- November 27, 1931. -- "Proceeds in Aid of Wood's Christian Orphans Home, Bowness Park, Calgary".
M-2151-81 Parkland and Patricia. -- 1933-1946. -- Re donations.
M-2151-82 Peace River and Pekisko. -- 1938-1946. -- Re donations.
M-2151-83 Penhold. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, homes and employment for children, and adoption.
M-2151-84 Picture Butte and Pincher Creek. -- 1941-1947. -- Re donations and admission.
M-2151-85 Pincher Creek. -- 1933-1940. -- Re donations.
M-2151-86 Pine Lake, Pollockville and Ponoka. -- 1933-1949. -- Re donations, admission, adoption and employment.
M-2151-87 Priddis, Provost, Rainbow, Raymond and Redcliff. -- 1940-1949. -- Re donations, employment for children, delinquent children and admission.
M-2151-88 Red Deer. -- 1928-1939. -- Re donations, adoption, employment for children and general employment.
M-2151-89 Red Deer. -- 1940-1942. -- Re donations, employment for children, admission, property damage, and the death of Mrs. Annie Wood.
M-2151-90 Red Deer. -- 1943-1947. -- Re donations, employmenf for children and adoption.
M-2151-91 Red Willow, Reid Hill and Richdale. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations and employment for children.
M-2151-92 Rimbey, Rochfort Bridge and Rockyford. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, adoption and entertainment.
M-2151-93 Rocky Mountain House, Rosalind, Rosebud, Rosedale, Rosemary and Rowley. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, admission and use of donations.
M-2151-94 Rumsey, Ryley, Sangudo, Scapa, Seattle, Sedgewick and Sexsmith. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, adoption and source of funds.
M-2151-95 Smoky Lake, Spirit river, Spring Coulee and Standard. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donatios and entertainment.
M-2151-96 Stavely. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, employment for children and admisiion.
M-2151-97 Stettler. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, employment for children, admission, adoption, and employment in general.
M-2151-98 Strathmore and Strome. -- 1933-1947. -- Re donations, entertainment and publicity.
Series 4 Calgary - Donations, etc. -- 1930-1969. -- The series consists of letters primarily related to fundraising activities, donations, entertainments and volunteer work; and record book of donations.
M-2151-99 Calgary correspondence. -- 1930-1931. -- Re donations.
M-2151-100 Calgary correspondence. -- 1930-1931. -- Re donations, references, Board of Trustees, entertainment and newspaper coverage.
M-2151-101 Calgary correspondence. -- 1930-1931. -- Re donations, employment, rentals, foodstuffs, equipment, visitors, care of children, annual meeting and Boy Scout charter,
M-2151-102 Calgary correspondence. -- 1931-1932. - Re donations, entertainment and publicity.
M-2151-103 Calgary correspondence. -- 1931. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-104 Calgary correspondence. -- 1932-1933. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-105 Calgary correspondence. -- 1932. -- Re donations, fundraising, church service, admission, enterntainment, equipment, enquiries and garage.
M-2151-106 Calgary correspondence. -- 1933. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-107 Calgary correspondence. -- 1933. -- Re donations, fees, employment, entertainment and visitors.
M-2151-108 Calgary correspondence. -- 1934. -- Re donations and civic holiday.
M-2151-109 Calgary correspondence. -- 1934. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-110 Calgary correspondence. -- 1934. -- Re donations, employment and entertainment.
M-2151-111 Calgary correspondence. -- 1935. -- Re donations, Boy Scouts representative, domestic science classes, visits, adoption, entertainment, vacation school and death of Mrs. Campbell.
M-2151-112 Calgary correspondence. -- 1935. -- Re donations, entertainment and unwed mothers.
M-2151-113 Calgary correspondence. -- 1936. -- Re donations, entertainment and profitable projects.
M-2151-114 Calgary correspondence. -- 1936. -- Re donations, Boy Scouts meetings, admission and equipment.
M-2151-115 Calgary correspondence. -- 1937. -- Re donations, stamp collecting, excursions, entertainment and admissions.
M-2151-116 Calgary correspondence. -- 1937. -- Re donations and campaign for funds.
M-2151-117 Calgary correspondence. -- 1937. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-118 Calgary correspondence. -- 1938. -- Re donations, entertainment, admission, employment and enquiries.
M-2151-119 Calgary correspondence. -- 1938. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-120 Calgary correspondence. -- 1939. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-121 Calgary correspondence. -- 1939. -- Re donations, entertainment and repairs.
M-2151-122 Calgary correspondence. -- 1940. -- Re donations, entertainment and former residents.
M-2151-123 Calgary correspondence. -- 1940. -- Re donations, services to home, property damage by residents, adoption and death of Mrs. Annie Wood.
M-2151-124 Calgary correspondence. -- 1940-1941. -- Re donations, entertainment, taxes and neglected children.
M-2151-125 Calgary correspondence. -- 1942. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-126 Calgary correspondence. -- 1942. -- Re donations and adoption.
M-2151-127 Calgary correspondence. -- 1943. -- Re donations, placement of children, entertainments and adoption.
M-2151-128 Calgary correspondence. -- 1944. -- Re donations and annual report.
M-2151-129 Calgary correspondence. -- 1944. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-130 Calgary correspondence. -- 1945. -- Re donations.
M-2151-131 Calgary correspondence. -- 1945. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-132 Calgary correspondence. -- 1946. -- Re donations.
M-2151-133 Calgary correspondence. -- 1946. -- Re donations and placement of children.
M-2151-134 Calgary correspondence. -- 1947. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-135 Calgary correspondence. -- 1947. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-136 Calgary correspondence. -- 1948. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-137 Calgary correspondence. -- 1948. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-138 Calgary correspondence. -- 1949. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-139 Calgary correspondence. -- 1949. -- Re donation, placement of children and entertainment.
M-2151-140 Calgary correspondence. -- 1949. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-141 Calgary correspondence. -- 1949. -- Re donations, camp fees and entertainment.
M-2151-142 Calgary correspondence. -- 1950. -- Re donations and placement of children.
M-2151-143 Calgary correspondence. -- 1950. -- Re donations.
M-2151-144 Calgary correspondence. -- 1951. -- Re donations and employment.
M-2151-145 Calgary correspondence. -- 1951. -- Re donations and employment.
M-2151-146 Calgary correspondence. -- 1952. -- Re donations, placement of children and entertainment.
M-2151-147 Calgary correspondence. -- 1952. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-148 Calgary correspondence. -- 1953. -- Re donations and entertainment.
M-2151-149 Calgary correspondence. -- 1953. -- Re donations.
M-2151-150 Calgary correspondence. -- 1956-1957. -- Re donations.
M-2151-151 Calgary correspondence. -- 1956-1957. -- Re donations.
M-2151-152 Calgary correspondence. -- 1956. -- Re entertainment.
M-2151-153 Calgary correspondence. -- 1956-1957. -- With Fred Finnegan re donations.
M-2151-154 Calgary correspondence. -- 1957. -- Re donations.
M-2151-155 Calgary correspondence. -- 1957. -- Re donations.
M-2151-156 Calgary correspondence. -- 1957. -- Re donations.
M-2151-157 Calgary correspondence. -- 1956-1957. -- Re donations.
M-2151-158 Calgary correspondence. -- 1957-1958. -- Re donations.
M-2151-159 Calgary correspondence. -- 1957-1958. -- Re donations and employment for children.
M-2151-160 Calgary correspondence. -- 1958. -- Re donations.
M-2151-548 Friends of Wood's Christian Home. -- 1955-1960. -- Volunteers group.
M-2151-549 Little Bow Sewing Club - Scholarship. -- 1955-1966
M-2151-550 Donations. -- 1957-1964
M-2151-551 Donors. -- 1957-1966. -- Consists of correspondence with Marjorie Underwood Group (First Baptist Church), Fireside Club, Calgary Joycettes, Maccabees, Savoir Faire Modelling Club and Women's Institute.
M-2151-552 Volunteers. -- 1959
M-2151-553 Donations - Correspondence. -- 1959-1962
M-2151-554 The Francis F. Reeve Foundation. -- 1959-1966
M-2151-555 Record books of donors and donations. -- 1963-1969
Series 5 Admissions correspondence and applications. -- 1916-1969. -- The files from 1955-1969 are restricted. Permission must be obtained from Wood's Homes to view these files. Please consult with a Glenbow Archivist for details.
M-2151-633a Children's register. -- 1916-1936. -- Arranged alphabetically. Includes dates of admission and discharge.
M-2151-161 Admissions correspondence. -- 1930
M-2151-162 Admissions correspondence. -- 1931
M-2151-163 Admissions correspondence. -- 1932
M-2151-164 Admissions correspondence. -- 1934
M-2151-165 Admissions correspondence. -- 1935
M-2151-166 Admissions correspondence. -- 1936
M-2151-167 Admissions correspondence. -- 1937
M-2151-168 Admissions correspondence. -- 1938
M-2151-169 Admissions correspondence. -- 1939
M-2151-170 Admissions correspondence. -- 1940
M-2151-171 Admissions correspondence. -- 1941
M-2151-172 Admissions correspondence. -- 1942
M-2151-173 Admissions correspondence. -- 1943
M-2151-174 Admissions correspondence. -- 1944
M-2151-175 Admissions correspondence. -- 1945
M-2151-176 Admissions correspondence. -- 1946-1947
M-2151-177 Admissions correspondence. -- 1948-1949
M-2151-178 Admissions correspondence. -- 1950-1951
M-2151-179 Admissions correspondence. -- 1951-1954
M-2151-oversize-box Registers of children. -- 1947-1949. -- 2 volumes. -- Consists of lists of children admitted to the Home via the provincial Child Welfare Branch.
M-2151-620 Admission clothing list. -- [ca. 1960s]
M-2151-(621-639)

Admissions applications and placements. -- 1955-1969

Note: These files are restricted. Permission must be obtained from Wood's Homes to view these files. Please consult with a Glenbow Archivist for details.

Series 6 Employment and staff. -- 1937-1974. -- The series consists of correspondence with people hoping to become part of the staff of the Home; minutes of staff meetings; records re benefits for staff; personnel policies; job descriptions; and information about former staff.
M-2151-180 Employment correspondence. -- 1937-1941
M-2151-181 Employment correspondence. -- 1942-1948
M-2151-182 Employment correspondence. -- 1949
M-2151-183 Employment correspondence. -- 1935-1948. -- Re applications for employment as a teacher.
M-2151-184 Employment correspondence. -- 1950
M-2151-185 Employment correspondence. -- 1951
M-2151-186 Employment correspondence. -- 1952
M-2151-187 Employment correspondence. -- 1953
M-2151-581 Applications for positions (male). -- 1959-1964
M-2151-584 Applications for positions (female). -- 1961-1964
M-2151-589 Applications for secretary. -- 1964
M-2151-587 House parent applications. - 1963-1966
M-2151-594 House parent applications. -- 1967
M-2151-324 Paysheets. -- 1956-1957
M-2151-269 Staff meetings - Minutes, enrollment forms, work lists. -- 1959-1962
M-2151-493 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1966
M-2151-441 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1967
M-2151-490 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1967
M-2151-491 Staff meetings - Evaluations. -- 1967-1968
M-2151-494 Staff meetings for Cottage #1. -- 1967-1969
M-2151-495 Staff meetings for Cottage #5. -- 1967-1969
M-2151-442 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- January-March 1968
M-2151-443 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- April-December. -- 1968
M-2151-359 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1968
M-2151-492 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1968
M-2151-488 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1968. -- Includes lists of children and staff members.
M-2151-489 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1968-1970. -- Includes program from United Fund annual dinner.
M-2151-444 Staff meetings - Minutes. -- 1969
M-2151-358a Staff accounts. -- 1968
M-2151-590 Staff corresopndence. -- 1964-1965
M-2151-466 Medical Services (Alberta) Incorporated (MSI) statements. -- 1964
M-2151-593 Medical Services (Alberta) Incorporated statements and annual reports. -- 1965-1069
M-2151-597 Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan - Information pamphlet. -- 1969
M-2151-585 Alberta Blue Cross - Group premium reports. -- 1962-1963
M-2151-467 Alberta Blue Cross - Statements. -- 1964-1965
M-2151-591 Alberta Blue Cross. -- 1964-1972. -- Consists of correspondence, acknowledgements and pamphlets.
M-2151-592 Canada Pension Plan - Information sheet. -- 1965
M-2151-582 Unemployment Insurance Commission. -- 1959-1973. -- Consists of information pamphlets, circular letters, and income tax deduction tables.
M-2151-381 Mrs. D.B. Robertson - Correspondence re pension. -- 1960-1969
M-2151-583

Ex-staff members, A-H. -- 1960-1967. -- Includes material related to the following:

A.G. Baker
Mrs. H.R. Bannerman
Mrs. Berta Berg
Mrs. Yvonne Brett
Gordon Brinkhurst
Mrs. H. Callen
Mrs. Joyce Campbell
Mrs. Shirley Cochrane
Mrs. Audrey Conkin
Mrs. Susan Dollard
Mrs. G.R. Formas
Mrs. Marie Fareny
Mrs. Alice Forrest
Mr. L Goeppinger
Mrs. M. Goetze
Tina Friesen
Mrs. Maude Grainger
Mrs. J. Froth
Mrs. Marie Hall
Mrs. R. Hanley
Mrs. E.E. Harris
Mrs. Shirley Harp
Mrs. Elvie Hendrickson
Mrs. Fern Henson

M-2151-586

Ex-staff members, L-W. -- 1962-1969. -- Includes material related to the following:

Mrs. Wilhelmina Langejans
Mike Lemay
Mrs. Helen Letwin
R.J. Parsons
W. Sanderman
Mrs. Skymansky
Mrs. Lucette Smith
Mrs. Annie Speechley
Mrs. M.I. Stewart
James Thomas
Mrs. Mary Tims
Ruth Usselmon
Mrs. M.E. Walker
Melanie Wall
Mrs. Rose Wenzel
Dennis J. Wheeler
Mis. Violet Wiggins
Linda Wilson
Mrs. Margaret Wise

M-2151-595 Shift schedules for cottage #5. -- 1967
M-2151-596 Staff. -- 1968-1974. -- Consists of applications, recommendations, etc. re child care workers Ed Hinman and Victor Woods, and maintenance worker Rudolph Hoover.
M-2151-437 Personnel manual. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Include employment procedures, salaries, standards and benefits.
M-2151-598 Personnel policy re support staff. -- 1972
M-2151-580 Job descriptions. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- For child care worker aide. Includes interview notes re housekeeper position.
M-2151-476 Job descriptions, staff lists, staff schedule, etc. -- 1974
Series 7 Provincial Government and City of Calgary wards. -- 1923-1968. -- The series consists of correspondence with government bodies related to payment for children who were wards of the state.
M-2151-188 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1923-1924
M-2151-189 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1925-1926
M-2151-190 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1927-1930
M-2151-191 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1930-1932
M-2151-192 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1932
M-2151-193 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1933
M-2151-194 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1934
M-2151-195 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1935
M-2151-196 Provincial government wards - Correspondence. -- 1937
M-2151-197 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1939
M-2151-198 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1949
M-2151-199 Provincial government wards - Correspondence, accounts and newspaper clippings. -- 1950
M-2151-200 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1951
M-2151-201 Provincial government wards - Correspondence, accounts and newspaper clippings. -- 1952
M-2151-202 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1953
M-2151-203 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1954
M-2151-204 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1957
M-2151-205 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1958
M-2151-462 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1960-1969
M-2151-689 Provincial government wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1960-1963
M-2151-691 Provincial government - Aid to Dependent Children (ADC). -- 1964
M-2151-692 Provincial government - Aid to Dependent Children. -- 1964-1968
M-2151-460 Budget - Estimates for government and city wards. -- 1962-1963
M-2151-521 Budget - Estimated for government and city wards. -- 1962-1963
M-2151-206 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1932
M-2151-207 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1933
M-2151-208 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1934-1936
M-2151-209 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1936
M-2151-210 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1937
M-2151-211 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1938-1939
M-2151-212 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence, account and newspaper clippings. -- 1940-1941
M-2151-213 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence, account and newspaper clippings. -- 1942-1943
M-2151-214 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence, account and newspaper clippings. -- 1944-1945
M-2151-215 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1946-1947
M-2151-216 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1948-1949
M-2151-217 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1950-1951
M-2151-218 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1952-1953
M-2151-219 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1954-1955
M-2151-220 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1956-1958
M-2151-221 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1959
M-2151-688 Wards - Correspondence and accounts. -- 1960-1963
M-2151-690 City of Calgary wards. -- Correspondence and accounts. -- 1963-1964
Series 8 Community Chest of Calgary / United Fund. -- 1940-1967. -- The series consists of correspondence with an organization which raised funds for charitable organizations, and financial statements for grants received by the Home.
M-2151-222 Community Chest - Correspondence and constitution. -- 1940
M-2151-223 Community Chest - Correspondence and newspaper clippings. -- 1941
M-2151-224 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1942
M-2151-225 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1943
M-2151-226 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1944
M-2151-227 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1945
M-2151-228 Community Chest - Correspondence, financial statements and newspaper clippings. -- 1946
M-2151-229 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1947
M-2151-230 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1948
M-2151-231 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1949
M-2151-232 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1950
M-2151-233 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1951
M-2151-234 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1952
M-2151-235 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1953
M-2151-236 Community Chest - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1954
M-2151-506 United Fund. -- 1960-1963. -- Includes correspondence, donor slips, "Campaign News" and newspaper clippings.
M-2151-507 United Fund - Budgets. -- 1960-1963
M-2151-508 United Fund - Monthly reports of funding to the Home. -- 1962-1964
M-2151-463 United Fund - Correspondence and financial statements. -- 1963-1964
M-2151-464 United Fund - Staff donations. -- 1963-1964
M-2151-588 United Fund - Staff donations. -- 1963-1971
M-2151-509 United Fund. -- 1964-1967
Series 9 Taylor Trust Fund and various estates. -- 1945-1971. -- The series consists of records related to trusts and estates which left money to the Home.
M-2151-45 Taylor Trust - Establishment. -- 1960-1964. -- Consists of correspondence, legal documents, re the estate of William Taylor and the setting up of the trust fund.
M-2151-446 Taylor Trust - Correspondence. -- 1964-1965
M-2151-447 Taylor Trust - Minutes. -- 1963
M-2151-448 Taylor Trust - Charges to be collected from account. -- 1964
M-2151-449 Taylor Trust - Scholarships. -- 1961-1965
M-2151-522 Taylor Trust - Statements. -- 1963-1965
M-2151-450 Taylor Trust - Investments. -- 1964
M-2151-439 Taylor Trust. -- 1968-1969. -- Statements re trust fund.
M-2151-363 Taylor Trust. -- 1968-1971. -- Re distritbution of the trust fund.
M-2151-528 Estate of George Foster Beatty. -- 1964-1965
M-2151-529 Estate of Margaret Bell. -- 1959-1964
M-2151-530 Estate of Mary Beth Bishop. -- 1964-1966
M-2151-531 Estate of Florence Agnes Calder. -- 1967-1968
M-2151-532 Estate of Nathanial Campbell. -- 1966-1967
M-2151-533 Estate of Frederick I. Clark. -- 1954-1968
M-2151-534 Estate of Frank M. Flett. -- 1964-1969
M-2151-535 Estate of Orville Newton Gilbert. -- 1963-1966
M-2151-536 Estate of John Glendinning. -- 1960-1963
M-2151-537 Estate of Bernice L.C. Holland. -- 1962-1964
M-2151-538 Estate of May Jaurnick. -- 1964
M-2151-539 Estate of John A McDonald. -- 1955-1968
M-2151-540 Estate of Katherine MacKay. -- 1965
M-2151-541 Estate of Robert McKay. -- 1965-1966
M-2151-542 Estate of Rosa Romang. -- 1963-1964
M-2151-543 Estate of Gale Schiefla. -- 1965-1966
M-2151-544 Estate of James Smalley. -- 1965-1969
M-2151-545 Estate of Frederick John Thomas. -- 1963-1964
M-2151-546 Estate of Chief Justice Thomas M.M. Tweedie. -- 1945-1966
M-2151-547 Estates - General. -- 1957-1969
Series 10 Childrens' activities - Camps, scouting, holidays, etc. -- 1954-1970. -- The series consists of files regarding a wide range of activities organized for the children, including summer camps, Boy Scouts and Girl Guide, Christmas celebrations, concerts, sports events, music lessons, chores and general medical appointments.
  Children's activities - Camps
M-2151-653 Camps. -- 1959-1963. -- Includes Cup Camp, Foothills Bible Camp, Y camps, Camp Kiwanis, Canadian Sunday School Mission Camp and summer holiday placements.
M-2151-659 Camp Chief Hector, YWCA camp, and Gull Lake camp. -- 1960-1968
M-2151-660 Camps. -- 1962-1964. -- Includes Camp Chief Hector (YMCA camp); Camp Adventure (Boy's Club camp); Silver Creek Camp; and Syvan Lake regatta.
M-2151-248 Camp Kiwanis, Bragg Creek - Correspondence and forms. -- 1963, 1966
M-2151-249 Cub Camp - Correspondence and forms. -- 1962-1964
M-2151-250 Camp Kinnaird - Correspondence, circulars and forms. -- 1963-1967
M-2151-251 Camp Chief Hector - Correspondence, circulars and forms. -- 1963-1968
M-2151-252 Silver Creek Ranch, Water Valley - Correspondence, circulars and forms. -- 1964-1967
M-2151-253 Camp Adventure - Correspondence, circulars and forms. -- 1964-1965
M-2151-254 Camp Horizon, Bragg Creek - Correspondence and circulars. -- 1966-1967
  Children's activities - Scouts and Guides
M-2151-264 Boy Scouts. -- 1954-1955
M-2151-640 Boy Scouts. -- 1956-1959
M-2151-646 Cubs and Scouts. -- 1957-1960. -- Includes information re 69th, 42nd, 46th, 46th and 64th packs and troops.
M-2151-647 Boy Scouts. -- 1957-1960
M-2151-648 Cubs. -- 1957-1960
M-2151-oversize-2 Progress charts for Wood's Christian Home Wolf Cub Pack. -- 1957-1958 and n.d. -- 2 sheets
M-2151-649 Boy Scouts. -- 1957-1966
M-2151-651 Boy Scouts. -- 1958-1961. -- Re Scout ice stampede.
M-2151-657 Boy Scouts. -- 1960-1962. -- Re Distict Council activities.
M-2151-658 Boy Scouts. -- 1960-1962
M-2151-665 Sea Scouts. -- 1966-1967
M-2151-668 Girl Guides. -- 1967
  Children's activities - Christmas events
M-2151-642 Christmas gifts. -- 1956-1972
M-2151-662 Christmas party. -- 1964-1966
M-2151-663 Christmas party. -- 1964-1967
M-2151-664 Christmas - Gift lists, party plans. -- 1964-1968
  Children's activities - Medical appointments
M-2151-641 Optometrists. -- 1956-1960
M-2151-655 Dentists. -- 1960
M-2151-669 Appointments - Doctors, dentists. -- 1967
M-2151-670 Medical information on children. -- 1967
  Children's activities - Various
M-2151-oversize-box Alberta Music Festival winners' certificates. -- 1936, 1953 and n.d. -- 3 items
M-2151-643 Children's activities. -- 1956-1962. -- Re Saturday night activities, figure skating, tumbling, table tennis, model railway, trophies and tournaments.
M-2151-644 Entertainment. -- 1956-1962. -- Re children's outings and activities.
M-2151-645 Magazine subscriptions. -- 1956-1969
M-2151-650 Remembrance Day. -- 1958 and n.d.
M-2151-652 Children's activities. -- 1958-1964. -- Re Calgary Stampede, Sunday Schook, Canadian Youth Hostel activities, Jeunesses Musicalles Canada, music lessons, workshop and library.
M-2151-654 Work lists of children's chores. -- 1959-1964
M-2151-oversize-2 Table tennis draw sheet. -- March 1960
M-2151-656 Outings. -- 1960-1961. -- Re individuals offering day and weekedn outings for children.
M-2151-660 Children's holidays. -- 1962-1963
M-2151-666 Newspaper subscriptions. -- 1966-1968
M-2151-667 Children's work project. -- 1967
M-2151-671 Information re local activities and events. -- 1967
M-2151-672 Schedules for dances, chores, etc. -- 1967-1968. -- Includes weekly meal plan.
M-2151-338 Basketball. -- 1956-1968
M-2151-339 Shrine Circus - Tickets. -- 1961-1965
M-2151-340 Fireworks display. -- 1964 and n.d.
M-2151-341 Halloween. -- 1957-1967
M-2151-342 Ashlar Lodge Halloween party. -- 1957-1966
M-2151-343 Happy Valley - Authorization forms. -- [ca. 1960s]
M-2151-344 Hockey. -- 1957-1965. -- Includes a rulebook.
M-2151-345 Annual picnic. -- 1965-1966. -- Includes lists of games and contestants.
M-2151-346 Skates. -- 1958
M-2151-347 Skiing. -- 1960-1968
M-2151-348 Calgary Stampede. -- 1959-1968. -- Primarily re provision of tickets, seat and food for children from the Home.
M-2151-349 Tickets for sports events. -- 1964-1965. -- Donated for use of children
M-2151-350 Canadian Youth Hostels Association. -- 1965-1966
M-2151-351 Children's parties and dances. -- 1967. -- Includes report about Halloween dance.
M-2151-270 Recreation Advisory Council minutes. -- 1967
M-2151-268 Films shown at Wood's Home. -- 1968-1970. -- Consists of correspondence and packing slips.
Series 11 School - Attendance registers, activities and yearbooks. -- 1924-1968. - The series consists of student attendence registers, yearbooks and other records relating to the operations of the Wood's Christian Home school.
M-2151-271 School attendance registers. -- 1924-1930
M-2151-272 School attendance registers. -- 1930-1939
M-2151-273 School attendance registers. -- 1939-1946
M-2151-274 School attendance registers. -- 1946-1950
M-2151-275 School attendance registers. -- 1937-1938. -- For Carstairs School District. Includes practice account books (n.d.)
M-2151-322 "The Grads" yearbooks. -- 1946-1951, 1954
M-2151-673 Student's composition workbook. -- 1952-1960. -- Includes the school's Christmas concert play.
M-2151-325 School composition, "Colonel Snyder's Exploits". -- 1956
M-2151-674 School - General. -- 1952-1954. -- Consists of correspondence, notes, reports, etc. re teachers and school activities. Includes superintendent's reports about teachers (1957 and 1959); newsletters from the parent-teacher association, Red Deer; and copy of Wood's Christian Home newsletter "Wacky Woods".
M-2151-675 School - Correspondence, agreements and insurance. -- 1954-1963
M-2151-676 Report cards. -- 1955-1966
M-2151-469 School reports, report cards, etc. -- 1957-1960
M-2151-677 Graduation. -- 1957-1962. -- Consists of programs for graduation exercises, awards, newspaper clippings, and submissions for yearbook. Includes copy of graduation address given by George A. Brown, production manager at CFAC (1960).
M-2151-678 School books. -- 1957-1863
M-2151-679 School awards. -- 1957-1964
M-2151-680 Bowness School - Hours, supplies, etc. -- 1960
M-2151-681 School events - Picnics and track meet. -- 1961
M-2151-682 "The Grads" yearbook. -- [ca. 1963]
M-2151-683 School - General. -- 1963-1967. -- Consits of lists of children, minutes, memo re school policy, and copy of "The Grads".
M-2151-684 School Board - Correspondence. -- 1963-1968
M-2151-685 School reports - Grade 9 evaluation profiles. -- 1966
M-2151-686 School enrollment. -- 1967
M-2151-687 Home study suggestions. -- 1968
Series 12 Wood's Christian Home Alumni Association, reunions and scrapbooks. -- 1930-1975. -- The series consists of Alumni Association minutes, notes and lists of members. Includes Second World War honour roll, and Book of Memories created by former residents, which feature names and photographs of children in the Home from 1930 through 1965.
M-2151-610 Guest registers. -- 1943-1972. -- 2 volumes
M-2151-oversize-2 Honour Roll. -- 1945. -- Consists of names of former boys, girls and staff of Wood's Christian Home who served during the Second World War.
M-2151-276 Correspondence, minutes, notices, questionnaire, etc. -- 1960-1961
M-2151-277 Correspondence re former students. -- 1969-1970
M-2151-278 Record book - Addresses, attendance at alumni functions. -- 1964-1968
M-2151-321 Lists of children. -- 1939-1965
M-2151-279 List of ex-students. -- 1970
M-2151-280 Correspondence and notes re alumni. -- 1971-1973
M-2151-281 Notes for history exhibit. -- n.d.
M-2151-282 Notice of reunion. -- 1973
M-2151-283 Correspondence re records of former student. -- 1974
M-2151-284 Alumni guest book. -- 1973
M-2151-oversize-5 Handmade posters used at reunions. -- 1974-1975. -- 7 sheets. -- Consists of posters mounted on corrugated cardboards featuring photographs, newspaper clippings, brief histories of the Home, etc.
M-2151-oversize-5 "Wood's Christian Home" sign on blue cardboard. -- n.d. -- Possibly used at reunions.
M-2151-vol.20 Book of Memories, volume 1. -- 1930-1953. -- Consists of a large album which records the names of children in the Home for each year from 1930 through 1953. There are 91 accompanying photographs for the years 1939 through 1947. The album was likely compiled between 1965 and 1973.
M-2151-vol.21 Book of Memories, volume 2. -- 1955-1965. -- Consists of a large album which records the names of children in the Home for each year from 1958 through 1965. There are 349 accompanying photographs for the years 1955 through 1965, as well as some newspaper clippings about the children and the Home.
PD-126-2 Scrapbook. -- [created ca. 1967]. -- 1 volume. -- Consists of memorabilia pasted into a scrapbook by year, possibly at a reunion. Includes programs, newspaper clippings and photographs. Pages are dated from 1949 to 1967, but not all pages have material attached.
Series 13 Financial records, investments and income tax returns. -- 1915-1970. - The series consists of accounts relating to the operations of the home; amounts received for the care of the children; and income tax returns. Some of the early volumes include records of unrelated activities in the Home.
M-2151-vol.1 Receipts and expenditures. -- 1915-1916
M-2151-vol.2

The volumes includes the following:

Receipts and expenditures. -- 1915-1917
Receipts for children's support. -- 1928
Miscellaneous donations. -- n.d.

M-2151-vol.3

The volume includes the following:

Register of children. -- 1915-1921
Receipts and expenditures. -- 1921-1924
Time in Home. -- 1924
Children's lists. -- 1925-1934
Weight and Height records. -- 1931-1934
Grade record. -- n.d.
Entertainments. -- 1933
Record of reasons for admission

M-2151-vol.4

The volume includes the following:

Bank account. -- 1915-1917
Members of fraternal organizations. -- n.d.

M-2151-vol.5

The volume includes the following:

Hospital cash donations and expenditures. -- 1915-1916
Students. -- 1940

M-2151-vol.6

The volume includes the following:

Accounts. -- 1922
Entertainments. -- 1922

M-2151-vol.7 Liabiltities. -- 1927-1928. -- Volume also includes Trustee minutes.
M-2151-vol.9 Disbursements. -- 1928-1933
M-2151-vol.10 Receipts for child support. -- 1929-1930
M-2151-vol.11 Receipts for child support. -- 1929-1933
M-2151-vol.12 Receipts for child support. -- 1916-1921
M-2151-vol.13 Receipts for child support. -- 1922-1926
M-2151-vol.14 Receipts for child support. -- 1927-1928
M-2151-vol.15 Receipts for child support. -- 1929-1933
M-2151-vol.16 Receipts for child support. -- 1934-1938
M-2151-vol.17 Receipts for child support. -- 1939=1942
M-2151-vol.18 Receipts for child support. -- 1943-1946
M-2151-vol.19 Receipts for child support. -- 1946-1949
M-2151-298 Account ledger for children's support, A-D. -- 1924-1959
M-2151-299 Account ledger for children's support, E-M. -- 1924-1959
M-2151-300 Account ledger for children's support, M-S. -- 1924-1959
M-2151-301 Account ledger for children's support, T-Z. -- 1924-1959
M-2151-512a Child support accounts. -- 1945-1958
M-2151-502 Children's pocket money account. -- 1958
M-2151-458 Pocket money. -- 1964. -- Consists of statements, receipts for Department of Public Welfare, Child Welfare Branch funding.
M-2151-457 Pocket money. -- 1964-1965. -- Consists of statements, receipts for Department of Public Welfare, Child Welfare Branch funding.
M-2151-503 Pocket money. -- 1965-1968
M-2151-504 Pocket money. -- 1966
M-2151-505 Pocket money. -- 1966-1970
M-2151-285 Income tax returns. -- 1932-1950
M-2151-286 Income tax returns. -- 1952-1955
M-2151-287 Income tax returns. -- 1956
M-2151-288 Income tax returns. -- 1957
M-2151-459 Income tax returns. -- 1962-1964
M-2151-440 Income tax returns. -- 1966-1969
M-2151-518 Income tax - Employee's tax deduction declarations. -- 1960-1963
M-2151-466 Sales tax forms and receipts. -- 1957-1969
M-2151-519 Sales tax. -- 1961-1963
M-2151-263 Operating accounts. -- 1952. -- Consists of statement of receipts and expenditures.
M-2151-327 Operating accounts. -- 1962-1964. -- Consists of statement of receipts and expenditures.
M-2151-511 Monthly statements. -- 1966-1970
M-2151-512 Monthly statements. -- 1968-1970
M-2151-513 Accounts, admissions, discharges. -- 1952-1957
M-2151-514 Statements of salaries and accounts. -- 1955-1959
M-2151-oversize-box Receipts and disbursements. -- 1958
M-2151-515 Assessments. -- 1958-1969
M-2151-525 Assessments and taxation. -- 1967-1971
M-2151-516 Salaries. -- 1959-1960
M-2151-517 Miscellaneous accounts. -- 1960-1963
M-2151-523 Accounts. -- 1964
M-2151-524 Clothing accounts. -- 1966-1968
M-2151-461 Federal government reports - Family allowance, etc. -- 1960-1969
M-2151-520 Federal government repotrs - Family allowance, etc. -- 1961-1964
M-2151-453 Securities bought and sold. -- 1958-1963
M-2151-454 Safety deposit box. -- 1955-1969. -- Consists of lists of contents, statements of investment and income.
M-2151-526 Telephone. -- 1968
M-2151-527 Bank reconciliations. -- 1968-1969
M-2151-455 Humble Oil and Refining Company shares. -- 1965-1966
M-2151-456 York Oil Ltd. shares. -- 1957-1968
M-2151-477 Annual reports of oil companies. -- 1966-1970
Series 14 Administration - General Office files. -- 1953-1974. -- The series consists of procedures manuals, mailing lists, files of service clubs which support the Home, and files relating to fire safety, the grounds, household and office equipment, transportation, radios and televisions. Includes blank forms used for a wide variety of things.
M-2151-337a Key to filing system. -- [ca. 1960s]
M-2151-578 Procedure manual. -- 1963-1968. -- Consists of items to be included.
M-2151-579 Procedure manual. -- 1967-1968
M-2151-328 Procedures and record book. -- 1966-1968
  General Office files - Mailing lists, etc.
M-2151-575 Mailing lists - Board of Trustees and committees. -- 1963-1965
M-2151-576 Mailing lists. -- 1963-1968
M-2151-355 Mailing lists - Donors and donations. -- 1965-1969
M-2151-337 Mailing list changes. -- 1966-1972
M-2151-573 Christmas letters. -- 1957-1960
M-2151-574 Christmas letters sent by Wood's Christian Home. -- 1963-1966
M-2151-577 Christmas mailing list. -- 1966-1970
M-2151-356 Publicity - Press releases and newspaper clippings. -- 1965-1968
M-2151-360 Memos. -- 1968. -- Re maintenance of cottages, activities of children, staff changes, etc.
  General Office files - Service clubs (donations)
M-2151-361 Social service groups. -- 1967 and n.d. -- Consists of newspaper clippings re the Home and Alberta Council on Child and Family Welfare.
M-2151-362 Acadia Community Association . -- 1965
M-2151-364 American Woman's Clug. -- 1960-1967
M-2151-365 Cosmopolitan Club. -- 1964-1969
M-2151-366 Cosmopolitan Club - Ladies Auxiliary. -- 1962-1968
M-2151-367 Kinsmens Club. -- 1960-1968
M-2151-368 Kiwanis Club. -- 1961-1968
M-2151-369 Northmount Kiwanis Club. -- 1966
M-2151-370 Southwest Kiwanis Club. -- 1960-1966
M-2151-371 Lions Club. -- 1962-1964
M-2151-372 Southwest Lions Club. -- 1961-1966
M-2151-373 Optimist Club. -- 1965-1969
M-2151-374 Prostestant Chapel Guild. -- 1965-1967. -- Re donation made at the RCAF station in Penhold, Alberta.
M-2151-375 Rotary Club of Calgary. -- 1960-1966
M-2151-376 Manchester Rotarl Club. -- 1960-1966
M-2151-377 Samaritan Club of Calgary. -- 1959-1969
M-2151-378 Loyal Orange Benevolent Association. -- 1960-1967
M-2151-379 Order of the Eastern Star, Edith Cavell Chapter. -- 1960-1968
  General Office files - Fire and Safety
M-2151-394 School fire. -- 1966. -- Consists of estimate of damage after fire of Januay 30, 1966
M-2151-395 Fire drill. -- 1962-1966
M-2151-396 Fire system. -- 1955-1968. -- Includes regulations and inpsection reports.
M-2151-397 Safety and fire. -- 1963-1965. -- Includes pamphlets, regulations and inspection reports.
M-2151-398 Sprinkler. -- 1957
M-2151-399 Water supply. -- 1953-1972
M-2151-501 School fire expenses. -- 1965-1966
  General Office files - Grounds
M-2151-400 Lawn mower. -- 1967-1969
M-2151-401 Grounds foreman - Job description. -- 1967-1968
M-2151-402 Garden equipment. -- 1959
M-2151-403 Tools - Inventory. -- [ca. 1960s]
M-2151-404 Greenhouse. -- 1963-1965
M-2151-405 Grounds. -- 1957-1964. -- Includes records re gardens and stone gate.
M-2151-406 Root cellar. -- 1965-1966
  General Office files - Household and office equipment
M-2151-599 Addressograph. -- 1963-1964
M-2151-408 Applicances. -- 1957-1965. -- Consists of warranty cards, operating instructions for deep freeze, can opener, dishwasher, garbage disposal, milk dispenser, steam cooker, vacuum cleaners and floor polishers. Includes large quantity recipe cards for the steam cooker.
M-2151-409 Library - Donations, etc. -- 1958-1968
M-2151-410 Gestetner. -- 1967
M-2151-411 Typewriter. -- 1968-1971
M-2151-412 School copying machine. -- 1968-1971
M-2151-413 Adding machine. -- [ca. 1960s]
M-2151-414 Dictaphones. -- 1966-1968
M-2151-415 Office - Equipment, office help, etc. -- 1967-1974
M-2151-438 Supplies. -- 1955-1959. -- Consists of notebook and brochures re groceries and supplies.
  General Offce files - Transportation
M-2151-358 Transportation and insurance. -- n.d.
M-2151-416 Automobile [car]. -- 1961-1965
M-2151-417 Bicycles. -- 1963-1974. -- Includes lists of loans, licence forms, etc.
M-2151-418 Station wagon. -- 1962-1965
M-2151-419 Van. -- 1967-1970
  General Office files - Radios, television, etc.
M-2151-421 Alberta Music Operators Association. -- 1961-1968. -- Re juke box, phonograph, piano and organ.
M-2151-422 Radios. -- 1961-1964
M-2151-423 Television. -- [ca. 1960s]
  General Office files - Forms (blank)
M-2151-424 Staff forms. -- 1967 and n.d. -- Consists of job descriptions for child care workers and aides; reply to applications; request for service; staff classifications.
M-2151-425 Ditto machine originals - Memos and reports. -- 1968
M-2151-426 Ditto machine originals - Memos and reports. -- 1968
M-2151-427 Ditto machine originals. -- 1968. -- Christmas songs, summaries for referral, monthly reports re children by therapist Ken J. Lerner and others.
M-2151-428 Ditto machine originals - Forms. -- 1968
M-2151-429 Ditto machine originals. -- 1968. -- Summaries of referral, etc., by therapist Mrs. C.L. Jacobson.
M-2151-430 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Includes admission summary, referrals summary, requisition for payment, letter to parents re children's pocket money, application for admission, bicycle loan forms.
M-2151-431 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Includes grounds inspection, confirmation of employment, monthly executive luncheon meeting notification, mileage, weekly summaries.
M-2151-432 Forms - Fire safety check list. -- [ca. 1965]
M-2151-433 Forms - Post office. -- 1967 and n.d.
M-2151-434 Forms. -- 1957 and n.d. -- Re children's clothing; army cadet enrollment.
M-2151-435 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Regulations for groups using school.
M-2151-436 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Teachers' and pupils" vacation certificates.
M-2151-567 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Medical examination forms, application for employment for William Roper Hull Home.
M-2151-568 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Admissions summary (social history).
M-2151-569 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Re holidays.
M-2151-570 Forms. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Awards certificate, guidance clinics, diagnostic summary.
M-2151-571 Report keys. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Key numbering/lettering system used by therapists in producing reports.
M-2151-572 Sample copies of memos, minutes, letters, etc. -- 1966-1968
Series 15 Buildings and maintenance. -- 1916-1969. -- The series consists of architectural plans and specifications for new buildings and renovations; insurance policies; and inventories of furnishings.
M-2151-319 Lighting invoice. -- 1916
M-2151-oversize-1 Colour sketch of proposed Home and grounds in Olds. -- 1921. -- Includes several lithograph copies of this drawing which have been used to record accounts for 1921-1922 on the back.
M-2151-oversize-3 Architectural plans for Wood's Christian Home in Olds. -- 1921-1922. -- 5 sheets. -- Designed by architect D.S. McIlroy.
M-2151-289 Inventory of furnishings. -- 1928
M-2151-oversize-4 Architectural plans for Wood's Christian Home in Calgary. -- 1930. -- 4 sheets. -- Designed by Fordyce and Stevenson. Includes plan of Bowness.
M-2151-290 Building specificatons. -- 1930
M-2151-291 Estimates on materials and labour for Home. -- 1936
M-2151-255 Insurance policies. -- 1932-1938
M-2151-256 Insurance policies. -- 1939-1944
M-2151-257 Insurance policies. -- 1945-1952
M-2151-496 Insurance policies. -- 1955-1963
M-2151-497 Insurance policies. -- 1956-1961
M-2151-498 Insurance correspondence. -- 1957-1968
M-2151-499 Insurance policies. -- 1957-1969
M-2151-500 Insurance policies and claims. -- 1958-1964
M-2151-380 Appraisal. -- 1954. -- Consists of valuation report of the Home for insurance purposes.
M-2151-262 New school - correspondence, newspaper clippings and accounts. -- 1951-1952
M-2151-600 New school - building specifications. -- 1951
M-2151-oversize-box Accounts for new school. -- 1951
M-2151-oversize-4 Architectural plans for renovations, cottages, etc. at Wood's Christian Home in Calgary. -- 1956-1965. -- 28 sheets
M-2151-601 Supply orders. -- 1957-1963
M-2151-602 Building and Grounds Committee - Correspondence. -- 1960-1968
M-2151-445 Inventory and evaluation of furnishings and supplies. -- 1962-1966
M-2151-607 Inventory of furnishings and supplies in cottages. -- 1968-1969
M-2151-468 Inventory and bids for items sold by auction to staff. -- 1969
M-2151-357 New cottages. -- 1964-1966. -- Consists of correspondence re construction and furnishings.
M-2151-603 Cottage units. -- 1965-1966. -- Re construction.
M-2151-604 Requisition forms for Cottage #1. -- 1967
M-2151-605 Cottage repairs. -- 1967
M-2151-606 Cottage repairs. -- 1968-1969
M-2151-382 Boilers - Inspection reports. -- 1955-1968
M-2151-383 Dining room extension. -- 1960-1961. -- Includes correspondence, contract and specifications for renovations.
M-2151-384 New dining room and kitchen. -- 1958-1961
M-2151-385 Main building - Specifications. -- 1956-1962
M-2151-386 Swimming pool - Brochures. -- 1959 and n.d.
M-2151-387 Mount View health unit - Inspection report. -- 1961
M-2151-388 Sanitation - Garbage and pest control. -- 1956-1968
M-2151-389 Sewage disposal. -- 1956-1968
M-2151-390 Sewer installation. -- 1962
M-2151-391 Water heater - Inspection certificate. -- 2959-1960
M-2151-392 Welder guarantee. -- 1965-1966
M-2151-393 School - Specifications and correspondence. -- 1957-1964
M-2151-407 Specifications. -- 1960. -- for additions and alterations to Wood's Christian Home, prepared by J. Stevenson and Associates.
M-2151-420 Canadian Western Natural Gas - Service reports. -- 1955-1964
Series 16 Wood family papers. -- 1873-1987. -- The series consists of some personal papers which came from Wood's Homes, and some donated in 2004 by George Wood's nephew Alex Crocket of New Zealand, and his great-niece Rondo Wood of Red Deer, Alberta. -- Consists of birth, marriage and death records, brief histories of the Woods, Kerry Wood's reminiscences of his uncle, Alex Crocket's autograph book and newspaper clippings about the family. -- For photographs which came from the family, see PA-1712-(1120-1153) in Series 20 below.
M-2151-237 Cemetery plot certificate for Mrs. Annie Wood. -- 1929
M-2151-238 Insurance correspondence. -- 1935-1938
M-2151-239 Annie Wood - Income tax returns (personal). -- 1931-1940
M-2151-240 Correspondence between Annie Wodd and Wood's Home. -- 1935-1939
M-2151-241 Memorabilia from Annie Wood's European trip. -- 1936. -- Consists of pamphlets and schedules for trip on passenger ship to Europe via the Panama Canal.
M-2151-242 Death of Mrs. Wood - Correspondence, notes and biographical information. -- 1939-1940
M-2151-243 Program of service, Knox United Church. -- November 1940
M-2151-244 Program for unveiling and dedication of tablet in memory of Mrs. Wood. -- 1940
M-2151-245 Correspondence re dispositon of estate of Mrs. Wood. -- 1939-1940
M-2151-246 Newspaper clippings re death of Mrs. Annie Wood. -- 1939-1940
M-2151-247 Correspondence re Mrs. Wood's daughter Ann. -- 1948
M-2151-323 Manuscript, "Memories of an Uncle". -- 1948. -- Consists of reminiscences of Kerry Wood about his uncle George Wood.
M-2151-611 Historical material. -- 1948, 1956 and n.d. -- Consists of a second copy of Kerry Wood's "Memories of an Uncle"; leaflets re children and the activities of Wood's Christian Home; letter re work of Mrs. Annie Wood.
M-2151-723 Family documents. -- 1873-1910. -- Consists of the birth certificate of Elizabeth Gilchrist (1873); marriage certificate of George Wood and Elizabeth Gilchrist (1902); and baptismal certificate of Annie Gilchrist Wood (1910).
M-2151-724 Letters from George and Annie Wood to Janet Crocket. -- 1926-1940. -- Includes photocopies and transcripts prepared by Rondo Wood.
M-2151-725 A short historical sketch of the Founder and origin of Wood's Christian Home, written by Janet Crocket (nee Wood). -- [ca. 1949]. -- Includes transcript prepared by Rondo Wood.
M-2151-726 Newspaper clippings about George Wood, Annie Wood and Wood's Christian Home. -- 1909-1987
M-2151-727 Programs, brochures, etc. -- [ca. 1926-1936]. -- Consists of a fundraising blotter (ca. 1926); George Wood memorial service program (1928); dedication of memorial tablet (1929); historical pahmphlet (1932); and brochure (ca. 1936).
M-2151-728 Alex Crocket's autograph book project. -- Photocopied 2004 (originally created 1936-1937). -- Consists of photographs and greetings from family members.
Series 17 Promotional material. -- 1918-1974. -- The series consists of pamphlets, newsletters, programs for events, and newspaper articles about the Home.
M-2151-302 Pamphlet and historical note re early history of Home. -- 1932
M-2151-303 Advertising pamphlets. -- 1930s-1950s
M-2151-304 Publicity pamphlet. -- 1935. -- Includes early history and programs of the Home.
M-2151-335 Books, pamphlets, etc. re Orphan Homes of Scotland. -- 1918-1951
M-2151-613 Historical sketches of Wood's Christian Home. -- 1955-1968
M-2151-305 Newsletters from Booth Memorial Home. -- 1958-1959
M-2151-306 Newsletter. -- 1963
M-2151-307 Newsletters. -- 1965-1967
M-2151-617 Newsletters. -- 1965, 1967
M-2151-308 Reports and circulars. -- 1961
M-2151-309 Notices of events. -- 1960-1961. -- Includes graduation party and opening of cottage.
M-2151-310 Programs, newsletters, invitations, etc. -- 1961-1964. -- Used as materials for Memory Book.
M-2151-311 Booklet re development program. -- 1965
M-2151-312 Invitation to official opening of new cottages. -- 1966
M-2151-313 Speakers Bureau booklet, compiled by the Calgary Council of Community Services. -- n.d.
M-2151-314 Christmas greeting circulars. -- 1967-1968
M-2151-315 YMCA swimming circular. -- 1968
M-2151-316 Recreation memos. -- 1968
M-2151-317 Circular re closing of the Home. -- 1969
M-2151-329 Sample stationery. -- n.d.
M-2151-336 Sketches of the Home. -- n.d.
M-2151-330 Newspaper clippings. -- 1937-1950
M-2151-331 Newspaper clippings. -- 1958-1961
M-2151-332 Newspaper clippings. -- 1958-1961
M-2151-333 Newspaper clippings. -- 1965-1969
M-2151-334 Newspaper clippings. -- 1957-1966 and 1974
M-2151-615 Newspaper clippings. -- 1960-1970. -- Re award winners and reunion.
Series 18 Miscellaneous records. -- 1914-1974
M-2151-oversize-2 Height and Weight Chart for the children. -- [ca. 1939-1940]. -- For 1931-1934 charts, see M-2151-vol.3.
M-2151-258 Correspondence and pamphlets re agriculture. -- 1940
M-2151-259 Wartime rationing. -- 1943-1947
M-2151-260 Wartime rationing. -- 1941-1945
M-2151-261 Arnold Seville ("Skippy") - Correspondence and newspaper clippings. -- 1943-1945
M-2151-265 Entertainment and Book of Memories - Correspondence and report. -- 1961
M-2151-266 Donations and entertainment correspondence. -- 1967-1968
M-2151-267 Purchases and requests correspondence. -- 1968
M-2151-318 Oil shares. -- 1914-1915
M-2151-320 Poem, "Grandmother's Garden". -- n.d.
M-2151-326 Message and notebooks of Mr. A.J. Jeal. -- 1958-1962
M-2151-vol.8 Miscellaneous notes. -- 1927-1928
M-2151-470 Child welfare. -- 1960-1966. -- Consists of Child Welfare Act (1960); Department of Welfare "minimum standards" for institutions; pamphlets about child adoptions, etc.
M-2151-471 Canadian Welfare Council. -- 1961-1963. -- Includes surveys, questionnaires, and material re Alberta Committee for Social Work Education Research, and the Calgary Council of Community Services.
M-2151-472 Children's homes in Canada. -- 1957-1961. -- Consists of correspondence, reports and brochures.
M-2151-473 Child Welfare League conference in Spokane. -- 1962
M-2151-474 Child Welfare League. -- 1959-1966. -- Includes information on Vancouver conference (1963)
M-2151-475 Miscellaneous. -- 1962-1963. -- Consists of progress report, form letter to lawyers re bequest, brochure re history of Wood's Christian Home, 1962 financial statement, file index of children (names only), and 1963 annual report.
M-2151-556 Business manager. -- 1954-1962. -- Consists of correspondence, minutes, reports, etc. collected by business managers D.B. Robertsona and Arthur J. Jeal.
M-2151-557 Memos. -- 1961, 1967-1969. -- Includes copies of articles from Eleven Kinds of Loneliness by Richard Yates (1961).
M-2151-558 Memos - Current follow-ups. -- 1967
M-2151-559 June Hagerman (treatment director) - Memos. -- 1967
M-2151-560 June Hagerman (treatment director). -- 1967-1969. -- Consists of correspondence, papers, reports, information pamphlets, etc.
M-2151-561 Miscellaneous notes. -- [ca. 1960s]. -- Includes lists of children, notes re thank you leters, accounts. etc.
M-2151-562 Miscellaneous notes. -- 1964
M-2151-563 Miscellaneous. -- 1964-1967. -- Includes annual reports, Christmas letters, financial reports, etc.
M-2151-564 Miscellaneous. -- 1965-1967. -- Includes enquiries re former students, job opportunies, and activities.
M-2151-565 Miscellaneous. -- 1974. -- Consists of a file apparently kept by Ed Faulkner (business administrator). Includes correspondence, memos, minutes, requisitions, receipts, treatment committee, family development.
M-2151-566 Visitor regulations. -- [ca. 1960s]
M-2151-608 Notes from speeches re child care. -- n.d.
M-2151-609 Alberta Conference Association of Seventh Day Adventists - Memo re title to land in Calgary. -- 1924
M-2151-612 Articles and pamphlets re institutional child care. -- 1953-1958
M-2151-614 Application forms for various children's homes. -- 1960-1961. -- Consists of forms for Kiwanis Children's Home in Edmonton; Salvation Army Children's Village in Londona and Calgary; Embury Home in Regina; and Lacombe Home in Calgary.
M-2151-616 Seminars and conferences. -- 1962-1964
M-2151-618 "Principles of religious education as related to the treatment program of the Wood's Christian Home", by Reverend P.E. Millen. -- 1966
M-2151-619a Miscellaneous publications. -- 1962-1970.-- Re civil defence, child welfare, treatment of emotionally disturbed children, etc.
Series 19 Children's files. -- 1924-1969. -- The series consists of files on individual children who lived in the Home. -- Note: These files are restricted. Permission must be obtained from Wood's Homes to view these files. Please consult with a Glenbow Archivist for details.
M-2151-(boxes 49-80)

Children's personal files. -- 1924-1969. -- 4 m of textual records (847 files). -- Consists of individual files about children who resided at Wood's Christian Home from 1924 to 1969. The files are arranged alphabetically by the name of the child or the family in the case when more than one sibling lived in the home.

Note: These files are restricted. Permission must be obtained from Wood's Homes to view these files. Please consult with a Glenbow Archivist for details.

M-2151-(693-722)

Reports about children. -- 1960-1969. -- Consists of daily reports regarding children's activities and behaviour; therapists reports; proposed treatments; "Cottage" reports; case histories of children; guidance clinic assessments; evaluations of children; parent-teacher meetings; and other sensitive material.

Note: These files are restricted. Permission must be obtained from Wood's Homes to view these files. Please consult with a Glenbow Archivist for details.

Series 20 Photographs. -- 1871-2004, predominant 1915-1968. -- 2362 photographs. -- The series consists of views of the children, staff, activities and buildings of Wood's Christian Home. Most of the photographs have identifications on the back or on the album page.

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PA-1712-(1-200) Views of children, buildings and staff, arranged by date. -- 1915-1950. -- 200 photographs
PA-1712-(201-313) Views of children, buildings and staff, arranged by date. -- 1951-1958. -- 113 photographs
PA-1712-(314-418) Views of children, buildings and staff, arranged by date. -- 1959-1968. -- 115 photographs
PA-1712-(419-500) Daily life at the Home. -- [1930s-1960s]. -- 82 photographs. -- Consists of views of the interior of the Home, children doing chores, playing, setting the table, woodworking, attending school, the dining room, doing dishes, at the playground, etc. Many of the photographs were taken by newspaper photographers.
PA-1712-(501-600) Daily life at the Home. -- [1930s-1960s]. -- 100 photographs. -- Consists of views of children doing chores, sewing, ironing, praying, attending school and taking part in sports.
PA-1712-(601-800) Outings, activities and groups. -- 1947-1960. -- 200 photographs. -- Includes photos taken in the grounds of the Home of school classes and individual children.
PA-1712-(801-899) Daily life, snapshots of children, chores being done, groups in front of the Home, and the gates to the Home. -- 1938-1964. -- 199 photographs
PA-1712-(900-999) Christmas, children's pageants and concerts, United Fund campaigns, staff. -- 1934-1966. -- 100 photographs
PA-1712-(1000-1049) Visit of R.B. Bennett, buildings a the Home, construction, mountain views, trees, aeiral view of Home. -- 1937-1965, -- 50 photographs
PA-1712-(1050-1069) Activities at the Home. -- [1940s]-1972. -- 20 photographs. -- Consists of views of children playing piano, sewing, woodworking, prayers, dolls and staff.
PA-1712-(1070-1115) Picnic at Pine Lake (1966); "Teen Hop" [dance] (1965); 1959 graduating class; and miscellaneous views of children and staff. -- 1937-1966. -- 46 photographs
PA-1712-1116-1119) Classroom views (ca. 1940s) and fundraising event (ca. 1960s). -- 4 photographs
PA-1712-(1120-1124) "The Orphan Home, Innisfail, Alberta". -- 1916. -- 1 album (5 photographs). -- Consists of an album produced to promote fundraising. Includes views of the Board, Matron, opeining of the Home, the builiding and two of the children.
PA-1712-(1125-1139) Wood / Crocket family photographs. -- [ca. 1871-1948]. -- 15 photographs. -- Consists of some original and some laser copies of family photographs. Includes biographical details provided by descendant Rondo Wood.
PA-1712-(1140-1154) Wood family, the Home, and descendants. -- [ca. 1900-1929, 1998, 2004. -- 15 photographs. -- Consists of views of Janet Wood, Elizabeth Wood, George Wood, Knox Presbyterian Church in Calgary, Cote Indian School in Kamsack, children and staff at Olds Home, dormitory at Olds, grave of George Wood, and descendant Alex Crocket in New Zealand.
PA-1712-box-3 Negatives. -- Consists of both original and copy negatives. The original negatives have not been matched to the original photographs described above.
PB-744 George and Annie Wood, children, and aerial view of Home. -- [ca. 1920-1940]. -- 22 photographs
PD-126-1 Jim Smith's album. -- 1965-1967. -- 1 album (38 photographs). -- Consists of views of Christmas, Thanksgiing dinner, Gull Lake outing, patio party, opening of new cottage, daily activities, and Jim and Yvonne Smith. Note: Care required as the photos are falling off the pages.
PD-126-3 "Students' Pictures". -- 1958. -- 1 album (80 photographs). -- Consists of photos taken in November 1958, and glued into an album in April 1959. Includes a few earlier photographs which were already in the album.
PD-126-4 "The Early Days of W.C.H.". -- 1916-1930. -- 1 album (143 pohtographs). -- Consists of views of children, buildings, outings and the Woods.
PD-126-5 Children at Wood's Christian Home, 1944-1947. -- 1 album (86 photographs). -- Consists of views of children, buildings, staff and activities.
PD-126-6 Children at Wood's Christian Home. -- 1941-1946. -- 1 album (359 photographs). -- Consists of views of children, buildings, staff and activities. Note: The album is very fragile with many missing photos.
PD-126-7 "Merry Christmas". -- [ca. 1947]. -- 1 item (4 photographs). -- Consists of a large format Christmas card "From the Juniors and Intermediates, From the Seniors, From All of Us". Features class photographs and signatures of all the children.
PD-126-8 Loose photo album pages. -- [ca. 1944-1949]. -- 95 photographs. -- Consists of views of children, buildings, staff and activities. -- Note: Very fragile with many missing photos.
PD-126-9 Loose album page. -- 1954. -- 5 photographs. -- Consists of views of children in Guide and Scout uniforms; gym claa; peeling potatoes; and raising flag.
NA-3010 Views of George and Annie Wood; the homes at Innisfail, Olds and Calgary; and children's activities.. -- [ca. 1913-1955]. -- 27 photographs
M-2151-vol.20 & 21 Book of Memories. -- 1930-1965. -- 2 volumes (349 photographs). -- Consists of large albums featurings lists of children who lived in the home, along with accompanying photographs and some newspaper clippings.
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