Collection MS-133 - Mrs. P.J. Conlin collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Mrs. P.J. Conlin collection

General material designation

  • Textual record
  • Graphic material - photograph

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Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Title based on contents of collection.

Level of description

Collection

Reference code

CA EDM MS-133

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Edition statement

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Statement of scale (cartographic)

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1908 - 1912 (Creation)
    Creator
    Conlin, Mrs. P.J.

Physical description area

Physical description

0.5 cm of textual records. – 9 photographs

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Archival description area

Name of creator

([19--])

Biographical history

Mrs. P.J. Conlin lived in Surrey, B.C., at the time of the donation (1974).

Custodial history

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.
Item List:

  • 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

Notes area

Physical condition

This fonds was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by Mrs. P.J. Conlin in 1974.

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

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

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

There are no restrictions on access.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions may apply.

Finding aids

See ‘Scope and Content’ above.
Photographs have been described at the item level and are available in the Reference Room.

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Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

General note

Accession number: A74-85

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Description record identifier

Institution identifier

City of Edmonton Archives

Rules or conventions

Rules for Archival Description (RAD)
Archives Society of Alberta Subject Terms

Status

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Physical storage

  • Box: MS Room
  • Box: Library