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Isaace S. Freeze, pioneer grocer, Calgary, [ca. 1880s]
Isaac S. Freeze, pioneer grocer, Calgary, [ca. 1880s]

Isaac Sanford Freeze fonds

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Table of Contents

indicates that the series includes scanned documents or photographs.

Series 1 Scanned Document Isaac Freeze's letters to his wife. -- 1883-1884, 1902
Series 2 Photographs. -- [ca. 1880s-1921]


Series 1

Isaac Freeze's letters to his wife. -- 1883-1884, 1902. -- 3 cm of textual records (81 pages). -- The letters were primarily written to his wife Evelyn in New Brunswick, before she came to Calgary to join him. The letters describe his trip across Canada, his early life in Calgary, the establishment of his grocery store, and the arrival of the railway to Calgary (page 32). Some letters are missing pages.

M-6141 Letters. -- 1883-1884, 1902

Scanned Document View original letters.
Scanned Document View transcripts of letters.

Series 2

Photographs. -- 1883-1921. -- 35 photographs. -- The series consists of photographs of the Freeze family, their homes, and their employees.

Some of the photographs have been scanned. Link to online photos View now.

NA-4298-(1-34) Photographs of the Freeze family and their homes. -- [ca. 1880s-1921]
PB-1028-1 View of S. G. Freeze & Co. grocery store employees. -- 1913
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