Title and statement of responsibility area
Mrs. P.J. Conlin collection
General material designation
- Textual record
- Graphic material - photograph
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- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of collection.
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Edition statement of responsibility
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
1908 - 1912 (Creation)
- Conlin, Mrs. P.J.
Physical description area
0.5 cm of textual records. – 9 photographs
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Mrs. P.J. Conlin lived in Surrey, B.C., at the time of the donation (1974).
The items in this collection were originally the property of Mrs. P.J. Conlin's mother, name unknown. Mrs. Conlin discovered them in her mother’s estate and sent them to the Archives. It is not known how Mrs. Conlin’s mother acquired the records.
Scope and content
The collection consists of newspapers and a booklet focusing on Edmonton and Athabasca Landing. There are also photographs of the Edmonton Meat Market, Chave & Co. in St. Albert and Athabasca Landing.
- newspaper reproduction of The Edmonton Bulletin, Vol. 1., No. 15, March 14, 1881
- newspaper ‘The Northern Light’, Athabasca Landing, Vol. 1, No. 3, Dec 5, 1908
- booklet ‘Gateway to the Great North Country - The Town of Athabasca, formerly known as Athabasca Landing’, [Athabasca AB]: Athabasca Board of Trade, July 1, 1912
This fonds was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by Mrs. P.J. Conlin in 1974.
Immediate source of acquisition
The material was arranged according to the filing system of the creator.
The photographs were arranged in no particular order and assigned item number(s) with the prefix EA-215.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
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Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions may apply.
See ‘Scope and Content’ above.
Photographs have been described at the item level and are available in the Reference Room.
No further accruals are expected.
Accession number: A74-85
Formerly known as the P.J. Canlin fonds.
Sometimes incorrectly spelled as Canlin.
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