This fonds consists of a history of the Alban, Treals, Cartmell and Fry families, transit maps, an Alberta Railway timetable, a price list for Hazletts' store, and materials on the Edmonton Bird Club. The photographs include Edmonton buildings, street scenes, events and people.
Mr. Ibsen was a member of the City Archives staff. Later he would become the City Archivist before leaving to become the University Archivist at the University of Queensland, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
The series consists of records pertaining to John Kenneth & Therese Fraser Macdonald. They include programmes of early Edmonton theatre productions, correspondence, news clippings and photographs. All of the programmes include John Kenneth Macdonald in the cast.
File List File 1: Personal papers
New Year's card (from Mother), Christmas 1887,
playbill 'Confusion', Opera House, May 6-7, ?,
programme 'The Edmonton Komikal Koons', Robertson's Hall, May 26, 1896,
playbill 'Betsy', La Cigale Comedy Company, n.d.,
playbill 'My Friend From India', [Edmonton Amateur Dramatic Club], Ross Hall, Strathcona, [July 12, 1900]
play reviews for 'My Friend In India', Alberta Sun, July 9, [sic, 10?] 1900, Edmonton Post, [July 11, 1900], Strathcona Plaindealer, July 13, 1900
playbill 'The Wedding March', Robertson Hall, n.d. (John Kenneth Macdonald in cast),
List of barristers in Alberta admitted prior to 1905, n.d. (includes John Kenneth Macdonald),
newspaper article, 'Through The Yellowhead To The End of Steel and Beyond' by John Kenneth Macdonald, Edmonton Bulletin, Aug. 26, 1911, pp. 9-10. (o/s folder in map cabinet)
marriage announcement, Therese Fraser Holland and John Kenneth Macdonald, 1 Jan 1912,