Title and statement of responsibility area
General material designation
- Textual record
- Graphic material - photograph
- Technical drawing
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of series.
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
[ca. 1910] - 2012, predominant 1959 - 1997 (Creation)
Physical description area
13.18 m of textual records. - 4157 photographs. - 7 technical drawings
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Scope and content
This series consists of records relating to the erection, operation and maintenance of sports, athletic, recreation and leisure facilities, pools and arenas. It contains records relating to organizations and facilities providing sports and recreation opportunities, including special events (like the Universiade Games in 1983) and festivals, for the citizens of Edmonton. It includes specialty and educational attractions such as the zoos, Fort Edmonton Park, John Janzen Nature Centre, the Queen Elizabeth Planetarium, the Edmonton Science Centre, and the Muttart Conservatory, and includes the programming aspects of animating those facilities.
This series contains the following sub-series:
- Subseries 4.1: Recreation Facilities
- Subseries 4.2: Valley Zoo
- Subseries 4.3: Fort Edmonton Park
- Subseries 4.4: Universiade ‘83
- Subseries 4.5: Muttart Conservatory
Immediate source of acquisition
This material was transferred to the City of Edmonton Archives between 1973 and 2018, as well as some material that was found in the collection in 2019.
The photographs were assigned item numbers with the prefixes EA-20, EA-263, EA-320, EB-45, ET-18, and ET-27.
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Restrictions on access
Some files are restricted.
Some files are restricted under FOIP.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions may apply.
Generated finding aid
Further accruals are expected.
Accession numbers: A73-12, A73-66, A75-91, A75-126, A76-16, A76-37, A76-55, A76-57, A76-76, A76-93, A77-8, A77-11, A77-67, A77-100, A77-119, A77-115, A78-114, A78-137, A78-149, A79-25, A79-49, A79-96, A79-122, A79-127, A80-5, A80-20, A80-37, A80-47, A81-129, A82-78, A84-54, A84-138, A84-171, A86-79, A89-55, A89-106, A92-142, A93-63, A93-74, A93-90, A94-50, A94-130, A94-152, A95-3, A95-64, A95-197, A96-2, A96-181, A97-8, A99-52, A99-171, A2000-97, A2000-158, A2001-44, A2005-80, A2005-81, A2005-86, A2005-87, A2005-88, A2005-93, A2005-176, A2005-179, A2006-74, A2006-81, A2006-86, A2006-90, A2006-91, A2006-98, A2006-133, A2006-135, A2006-139, A2006-141, A2006-184, A2006-186, A2007-5, A2007-58, A2007-80, A2008-50, A2009-53, A2009-66, A2010-1, A2010-41, A2011-72, A2011-75, A2013-34, A2013-35, A2013-37, A2013-113, A2013-114, A2013-127, A2013-138, A2013-141, A2013-163, A2014-25, A2014-121, A2014-133, A2015-99, A2015-135, A2016-2, A2018-21, A2019-60
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