This fonds consists of an information brochure on the Council, annual report (1974), list of presidents (1962-1976) and an operational summary as of July 1975 including a history and list of accomplishments to that date.
The fonds consists of photographs of people, nature, weather, buildings, street scenes and events in Edmonton, as well as some self-portraits and still lifes. Of special interest are sequential photographs of storms and weather events, as well as building demolition and construction, notably the Molson’s Brewery building on 104 Avenue.
The fonds consists Parker’s research and manuscript for his book ‘The Edmonton Incline Railway’, as well the published book ‘Interurban To St. Albert: The Edmonton Interurban Railway’ by R.F. Corley and Douglas V. Parker (388.4 COR). The photographs consist of Edmonton Transit trolley and transit cars.
Research material for Parker's book The Edmonton Incline Railway, including: ~ Handwritten excerpts (1994-1996) from newspaper articles and government reports (1901-1986, predominant 1905-1913) relating to the Edmonton Incline Railway; ~ Notes on Joe Hostyn and family; ~ Handwritten excerpts from newspaper articles (1905-1906) relating to Edmonton area steamers; ~ Lists of newspaper articles (1905-1913) regarding steamships; ~ Lists of newspaper articles (1901-1913) regarding streetcars and the Canadian Pacific Railway; ~ 20 February 2007 Canada.com article on proposed funicular in river valley; ~ 20 January 2005 RealEstateWeekly.com article on Edmonton Brewing & Malting Company
The Edmonton Incline Railway by Doug V. Parker, including: ~ draft manuscript of The Edmonton Incline Railway ~ typed excerpts (18 February 2001) from newspaper articles and government reports (1905-1986, predominant 1905-1913) relating to the Edmonton Incline Railway; ~ photocopied images of the Edmonton Incline Railway.
The fonds consists of photographs taken by Edgar Millen while serving in Canada’s north as an officer with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. The photographs include images depicting the Arctic, where Millen was stationed, as well as several photos of Millen’s funeral and a cairn erected in his honour.