Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.
Robert Allan (right), 90th Winnipeg rifles, 1885
|Series 1||Allan family genealogical data. -- 1942-1971|
|Series 2||Riel Rebellion diary, postcards and letters. -- 1885|
|Series 3||Photographs. -- 1881-1916|
|Series 1||Allan family genealogical data. -- 1942-1971. -- 0.5 cm of textual records|
|M-12-1||Allan family biographical data, including family trees and Robert Kellock Allan's 1942 obituary. -- 1942-1971|
|Series 2||Riel Rebellion diary, postcards and letters. -- 1885. -- 4.5 cm of textual records|
|M-12-2||Riel Rebellion diary. -- 1885. -- Consists of the diary of Robert Kellock Allan, who served with the 90th Winnipeg Rifles during the Riel Rebellion (North West Rebellion). Diary entries describe his trip and military activities in southern Saskatchewan, including the Battle of Batoche (May 9-12, 1885). View now.|
|M-12-3||Handwritten transcription of the Riel Rebellion diary in M-12-2 above.|
|M-12-4||Postcards. -- 1885. -- Consists of postcards sent by Robert Kellock Allan to his father in Ontario. They were written from Batoche on the last day of the Battle of Batoche, and from Battleford, a camp on the Saskatchewan River, and Fort Pitt. View now.|
|M-12-5||Letters written to Robert Kellock Allan by family members. -- 1885 View now.|
Photographs. -- 1881-1916. -- 7 photographs
Some of these photographs have been scanned. View now.
|PA-1329||Views of R.K. Allan; last trip of the steamboat "Victoria"; gold washing on the Saskatchewan River; and Decoration Day in Winnipeg. -- 1881-1916. -- 6 photographs|
|NA-2381||Robert Allan (right) and another member of the 90th Winnipeg Rifles. -- 1885. -- 1 photograph|