Collection MS-434 - Jack Manson collection

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Jack Manson collection

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material - photograph

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on name of collector.

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  • 1931-1932 (Creation)
    Manson, Jack

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Physical description

1 cm of textual records. - 407 photographs. - 1 scrapbook

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Name of creator

(1926 -)

Biographical history

Jack Manson is a native Edmontonian, a sports enthusiast and a world champion hockey player (Edmonton Mercuries) and an author. He wrote "Bricks in Edmonton" to tell the story of brick makers and masons in the city.

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Scope and content

The collection consists of materials collected by Jack Manson and dating from 1931-1932. The collection consists of the estate record for Ernest Scales, a copy of the Edmonton Handicraft Guild letterhead and a copy of the Civil Service Bulletin (1932).

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Immediate source of acquisition

The collection was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by Jack Manson in 1975.


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There are no restrictions on access.

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Copyright may apply.

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Accession number: A75-21, A78-58, A2008-47

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City of Edmonton Archives

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