Collection MS-34 - Wallis Kendall collection

Children Playing in Winter Girl in Wicker Chair Man & Lady Woman Sitting On A Fence Woman and Pack Horse Woman On A Reaper Young Boy Sunday Drive Woman On A Horse Logging Crew
Results 1 to 10 of 17 Show all

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Wallis Kendall collection

General material designation

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

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

Level of description

Collection

Reference code

CA EDM MS-34

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1850]-[ca. 1930] (Creation)
    Creator
    Kendall, Wallis

Physical description area

Physical description

1 cm of textual records. - 17 photographs

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

([ca. 1945]-current)

Biographical history

Wallis Kendall was a university student and writer at the time of donation. Later he worked as a freelance writer, eventually becoming an outreach advocacy worker for troubled youth in Edmonton.

Custodial history

Scope and content

The collection consists of miscellaneous textual and photographic records collected by Wallis Kendall. It is possible some of the records are connected to each other.
Item List:

  • handwritten Bond from Benjamin Walter Smith to George Perry, July 12, 1852, for the sum of 113 pounds,
  • Certificate of Recommendation for Homestead Patent (SE 22-38-38-W4) for William Stewart, August 8, 1903, with cover letter,
  • handwritten poem/manuscript, 'The Chase - A Tale of the Prairie', by E.H., n.d.
  • 3 postcards (one postcard to Miss L.M. Perry, from Etha Vale, 19 Aug [190-?],
  • newspaper clippings of poems.
    The photographs include people, horses, cars, homes and farming activities of the early 1900's.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

This collection was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by Wallis Kendall in 1968.

Arrangement

The material was arranged according to the filing system of the creator.
The photographs were assigned item numbers with the prefix EA-57.

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.

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

Further accruals are expected.

General note

Accession number: A68-90

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

City of Edmonton Archives

Rules or conventions

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

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description

Sources

Accession area

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres