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M-8755-430

Girl Guides of Canada. Calgary Area fonds

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Table of Contents

Series 1Annual reports. - 1953-1995
Series 2Minutes. - 1915-1927, 1953-1980
Series 3Standing Committees - 1959-1994
Series 4Ad-hoc / Special Committees. - 1967-1994
Series 5Early Calgary records. - [ca. 1920-1976]
Series 6Jubilee Camp / Stan Pallesen. - 1969-1995
Series 7Special Camps. - 1957-1989
Series 8Programs and certificates. - 1927-1998
Series 9Scrapbooks. - 1927-1979
Series 10Newspaper clippings. - 1915-1997
Series 11Classified photographs. - 1929-1997
Series 12Classified slides. - 1957-1987
Series 13Videos and sound recording of Guide activities. - 1985-1994
Series 14Districts, Divisions and Zones. - 1935-1988
Series 15Packs and Companies. - 1913-1995
Series 16Guiders - Personal memorabilia. - 1921-1992
Series 17Alumnae groups. - 1966-1995
Series 18Girl Guides of Canada (national) records. - 1925-1996
Series 19Alberta Council records. - 1932-1994
Series 20Miscellaneous records. - 1927-1983

Inventory

Series 1

Annual reports. - 1953-1995. - 20 cm of textual records. - The series consists of reports presented at the Annual General Meetings of the Calgary Area, which were originally held in February, and after 1970 in March of each year. Included in the files are minutes of the AGM, report of the Area Commissioner about area activities of the previous year, reports of committee chairs , and financial statements. After 1980, there are only collated annual reports, and no minutes of the AGMs.

M-8755-1Annual reports. - 1953-1958
M-8755-2Annual reports. - 1959-1964
M-8755-3Annual reports. - 1966-1967
M-8755-4Annual reports. - 1967-1968
M-8755-5Annual report. - 1969
M-8755-6Annual report. - 1970
M-8755-7Annual report. - 1971
M-8755-8Annual report. - 1972
M-8755-9Annual report. - 1973
M-8755-10Annual report. - 1974
M-8755-11Annual report. - 1975
M-8755-12Annual report. - 1976
M-8755-13Annual report. - 1977
M-8755-14Annual report. - 1978
M-8755-15Annual report. - 1979
M-8755-16Annual report. - 1980
M-8755-17Annual report. - 1981
M-8755-18Annual report. - 1982
M-8755-19Annual report. - 1983
M-8755-20Annual report. - 1984
M-8755-21Annual report. - 1985
M-8755-22Annual report. - 1986
M-8755-23Annual report. - 1987
M-8755-24Annual report. - 1988
M-8755-25Annual report. - 1989
M-8755-26Annual report. - 1990
M-8755-27Annual report. - 1991
M-8755-28Annual report. - 1992
M-8755-29Annual report. - 1993
M-8755-30Annual report. - 1994
M-8755-31Annual report. - 1995
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Series 2

Minutes. - 1915-1927, 1953. - 1980. - 36 cm of textual records. - The series consists of minutes of the regular meetings of the Calgary Area executive council, as well as minutes of special meetings. There is a gap in the series from 1928 to 1952.

M-8755-32aMinute book. - 1915-1924. - The volume is fragile, so researchers are asked to use the photocopy in the following folder.
M-8755-32bPhotocopy of minute book. - 1915-1924
M-8755-33aMinute book. - 1924-1927. - The volume is fragile, so researchers are asked to use the photocopy in the following folder.
M-8755-33bPhotocopy of minute book. - 1924-1927
M-8755-34Minutes. - 1953-1956
M-8755-35Minutes. - 1957-1959
M-8755-36Minutes. - 1960-1963
M-8755-37Minutes. - 1964-1965
M-8755-38Minutes. - 1966-1967
M-8755-39Minutes. - 1968
M-8755-40Minutes. - 1969
M-8755-41Minutes. - 1970
M-8755-42Minutes. - 1971
M-8755-43Minutes. - 1972
M-8755-44Minutes. - 1973
M-8755-45Minutes. - 1974
M-8755-46Minutes. - 1975
M-8755-47Minutes. - 1976
M-8755-48Minutes. - 1977
M-8755-49Minutes. - 1978
M-8755-50Minutes. - 1979
M-8755-51Minutes. - 1980 (January-April)
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Series 3

Standing Committees. - 1959-1994. - 45 cm of textual records. - The series consists of terms of reference, minutes, reports, correspondence and planning records of the regular committees of the Calgary Area. The series is incomplete as many committees and years are not represented. The series has been artificially arranged in alphabetical order by the name of the committee.

M-8755-52"Manual of Terms of Reference and Job Descriptions". - 1970-1975. - Consists of a manual outlining the duties of various standing committees and committee members.
M-8755-53Bazaar Committee - Minutes. - 1977-1989
M-8755-54Bazaar Committee - Publicity. - 1977-1981. - Includes terms of reference for the committee, and correspondence with the Stampede.
M-8755-55Bazaar Committee - Financial statements. - 1977-1980. - Includes floor plans of bazaars.
M-8755-56Bazaar Committee - Stampede agreements and floor plans. - 1981-1986
M-8755-57Bazaar Committee - Planning records. - 1977-1988
M-8755-58Forum Committee - Minutes. - 1986-1994
M-8755-59Heritage Park Fall Fair Committee - Minutes. - 1988-1992
M-8755-60Publicity Committee - Correspondence and reports. - 1959-1966
M-8755-61Public Relations Committee - Correspondence. - 1966-1971
M-8755-62Public Relations Committee - Correspondence. - 1968-1971
M-8755-63Public Relations Committee - Minutes. - 1976-1979
M-8755-64Public Relations Committee - Correspondence. - 1978
M-8755-65Public Relations / Marketing Committee - Minutes. - 1986-1989
M-8755-66Public Relations / Marketing Committee - Minutes. - 1989-1994
M-8755-67Publications Committee - Procedures manual. - 1986
M-8755-68Ranger Council (CARC) - Constitution, job descriptions and phone lists. - 1978-1984
M-8755-69Ranger Council - Rough (hand-written, unofficial) minutes. - 1969-1972
M-8755-70Ranger Council - Minutes. - 1967-1983
M-8755-71Ranger Council - Reports. - 1971-1980
M-8755-72Ranger Council - Reports of Ranger Companies. - 1975-1978
M-8755-73Ranger Council - Area Commissioner's correspondence. - 1986
M-8755-74Seniors Council (CASC) - Minutes. - 1987-1989
M-8755-75Tea Committee - Planning records. - 1966-1972
M-8755-76Training Committee (CATC) - Minutes. - 1969-1970
M-8755-77Training Committee - Minutes. - 1971-1975
M-8755-78Training Committee - Minutes. - 1976-1979
M-8755-79Training Committee - Minutes of Division Representatives. - 1972-1975
M-8755-80Alberta Training Executive Committee - Minutes. - 1972-1975
M-8755-81Waterfront Committee - Minutes. - 1974-1985
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Series 4

Ad-hoc / Special Committees. - 1967-1994. - 37 cm of textual records. - The series consists of minutes and planning records of committees set up to organize specific, one-time events. Two major projects undertaken were participation in the "Salute to Youth" events at Flare Square during the 1969 Calgary Stampede, and the writing of the history of Calgary Area Guides for the provincial publication entitled I Promise in 1985. The series has been artificially arranged in chronological order by the date of the event.

M-8755-82Centennial Rally - Program and reports. - 1967. - See also M-8755-268 for extensive slides of this event.
M-8755-83Flare Square Committee - Minutes and lists of committee members. - 1969. - Regarding "Salute to Youth" events.
M-8755-84Flare Square Committee - Planning records. - 1969. - Consists of schedules, plans, programs, etc. of Chairman, Bev Newmarch.
M-8755-85Flare Square - Swedish Guides. - 1969
M-8755-86Flare Square - Alaskan Guides. - 1969
M-8755-87Flare Square - Japanese Guides. - 1969
M-8755-88Flare Square - Atlantic seaboard Guides. - 1969
M-8755-89Flare Square - Bev Newmarch's scrapbooks. - 1969. - 2 volumes. - See also the Calgary Area scrapbook of newspaper clippings regarding this event in M-8755-168.
M-8755-90Flare Square - Memorabilia. - 1969. - Consists of a homemade card and an autographed paper plate, presented to Bev Newmarch by the Guides who participated in the "Salute to Youth".
M-8755-91Commissioner's (Mrs. Clysdale) visit - Planning records. - 1970
M-8755-92Stampede parade - Lists of participants. - 1972
M-8755-9360th Anniversary - Planning records. - 1973
M-8755-94Stampede parades - Planning record. - 1978-1981
M-8755-9570th Anniversary - Goodwill Week - Giant food hamper project. - 1983
M-8755-96Guiding Round-up '70 - Planning records and script. - 1983
M-8755-97Sebra '85 Committee - Minutes. - 1984-1985. - Related to an event of the "Senior Branches".
M-8755-98History Book Committee - Material to be picked up. - 1985. - Consists of records of the activities of the Calgary Area Committee, which gathered together information and historic records for use in the publication I Promise: A History of Girl Guides in Alberta.
M-8755-99History Book - Banff Coach Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-100History Book - Beth Riddoch Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-101History Book - Blue Sky Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-102History Book - East Bow Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-103History Book - Frontier Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-104History Book - Foxlease Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-105History Book - Golden Sun Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-106History Book - Pioneers Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-107History Book - Rocky Mountain Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-108History Book - St. Catharines Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-109History Book - Silverbirch Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-110History Book - University Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-111History Book - West Centre Division history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-112History Book - Committees, Glee Club, etc. history sheets. - 1985
M-8755-113History Book - Planning records and manuscript of Calgary Area portion. - 1982-1985
M-8755-114History Book - Book signing. - 1985. - 11 slides. - Consists of views of women autographing I Promise.
M-8755-115History Book - Autographed copy of I Promise. - 1985. - Includes the signatures of people involved in guiding, whose photographs and articles appear in the book.
M-8755-116Archival Committee - Planning records. - 1985-1993. - Consists of miscellaneous correspondence and papers related to the care of archival records and historic items, before these were donated to the Glenbow Archives.
M-8755-117Celebration '75 - Programs and activities. - 1985
M-8755-118Friendship Album exchange program. - 1988
M-8755-119 Calgary Area dinners - Speeches. - 1988-1989
M-8755-120"Science and Technology - Yes I Can!" program. - 1993-1994
M-8755-121Commissioner's (Marsha Ross) visit - Planning records. - 1994
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Series 5

Early Calgary records. - [ca. 1920-1976]. - 6 cm of textual records. - The series consists of Guide badge records, Company mailing lists, Pack and Company registrations, and Guider service cards.

M-8755-122Guide badge record cards (A-Mc). - [ca. 1920-1963]. - Consists of small catalogue cards, arranged alphabetically by the name of the Guide, and including company number, name of badge, and date earned.
M-8755-123Guide badge record cards (M-Y). - [ca. 1920-1963]. - Consists of small catalogue cards, arranged alphabetically by the name of the Guide, and including company number, name of badge, and date earned.
M-8755-124Mailing list for Guide Companies. - [ca. 1956-mid-1960s]
M-8755-125Pack and Company registration book. - 1961-1968. - Also includes Warrant applications, and registrations of Districts and Divisions.
M-8755-126Guider service cards. - 1967-1976. - Consists of small catalogue cards, arranged alphabetically by name of the Guide leader, and including years of service, training, and service stars received.
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Series 6

Jubilee Camp / Stan Pallesen. - 1969-1995. - 19 cm of textual records and photographs. - In 1969 Stan Pallesen, the father of two former Guides, gave 87 acres of land on the south bank of the Bow River at Cochrane, Alberta to the Calgary Area Guides for the purposes of a camp. In 1970 the camp was named Jubilee in honour of the 60th anniversary of Guiding in Canada. Several building were established on the site over the years, including Rowan House, Rabbit, Centennial House (opened in 1977), and Pallesen House (opened in 1991). Stan Pallesen remained active in the development of Jubilee until his death in 1995. - The series consists of documents related to the transfer of land to the Guides, the building and opening of Centennial House and Pallesen House, the planting of trees, creation of the lagoon, and development of the site in general. Includes extensive photographs and slides of Jubilee from its inception.

M-8755-127Land title documents and agreements between Stan Pallesen and the Girl Guides. - 1969-1984
M-8755-128Tax assessments and insurance on the Jubilee property. - 1970-1992
M-8755-129Maps of the Cochrane area and golf course. - 1988. - Related to proposed expansion of Jubilee.
M-8755-130Stan Pallesen's photograph album. - 1969-1980. - 138 photographs. - Consists of photographs documenting the development of Jubilee from its inception through the construction of Centennial House. Includes an index to the images.
M-8755-131Stan Pallesen's photograph album. - 1980s-1992. - 152 photographs. - Consists of photographs documenting the development of Jubilee, including views of Pallesen Acres, Bow River, Cochrane Golf Course, Jubilee from east of the river, and aerial views of the Camp.
M-8755-132Jubilee views. - [1970s-1980s]. - 69 photographs. - Consists of loose photographs, including general views of Jubilee, the Lagoon (including construction), and trees (thousands of trees were planted at the site).
M-8755-133Stan Pallesen's slides. - 1969-1980. - 153 slides. - Consists of slides of the development of Jubilee from its inception to after the opening of Centennial House.
M-8755-134Jubilee facilities views. - [ca. 1977-1987]. - 20 slides. - Consists of slides of general views and interiors of Centennial House, Rowan House, the shelter, and the lagoon.
M-8755-135Centennial House views. - [ca. 1977]. - 12 photographs. - 1 sketch. - Consists of views of Centennial House (before the additions).
M-8755-136Centennial House guestbook. - 1977-1986
M-8755-137Pallesen House Building Committee. - 1989-1993. - Consists of minutes and financial statements.
M-8755-138Pallesen House scrapbook / photograph album. - 1990-1991. - Consists of a scrapbook, including 66 photographs, documenting the moving, renovations, and opening of Pallesen House.
M-8755-139Pallesen House views. - [1990-1991]. - 19 photographs. - Consists of loose photographs of the move from the original site, the new foundation, and the renovations of the building.
M-8755-140Pallesen House opening ceremonies. - 1991. - Consists of a certificate from the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, a script for a Brownie pageant featuring Stan Pallesen, and 13 photographs of the events.
M-8755-141Stan Pallesen memorabilia. - 1975-1995. - Consists of awards, programs, newspaper clippings, and photographs related to Stan Pallesen and his relationship with Jubilee and the Girl Guides. Includes his obituary.
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Series 7

Special Camps. - 1957-1989. - 12 cm of textual records and photographs. - The series consists of memorabilia from special camping events, including the Doe Lake World Camp in Ontario in 1957, the international camp at Mira River in Nova Scotia in 1977, and the Echo Valley Camp in Alberta in 1988.

M-8755-142Doe Lake World Camp (Ontario). - 1957. - Consists of programs, postcards, brochures and other memorabilia, probably collected by Margaret Woodlock or Evelyn Smith, Alberta Guides who attended the camp.
M-8755-143 Camp Mockingbird history. - [ca. 1964-1965]. - Consists of a booklet outlining the history of the Alberta camp and its surrounding area. Scanned Document View now. See also extensive photographs of the camp in Series also M-8755-227, 277, 305 and 442 for photographs and slides of the Camp.
M-8755-144Camp Mockingbird guestbook. - 1966-1973.
M-8755-145Mira River International Camp (Nova Scotia). - 1977. - Consists of newsletters, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia.
M-8755-146Ontario visit photograph album. - [ca. 1979-1980]. - 147 photographs. - Consists of views of Alberta Guides on a trip to Ontario. Also includes views of Camp Ya-Hoo in Alberta.
M-8755-147Echo Valley '88 Camp (Alberta). - 1988-1898. - Consists of list of participants; memorabilia such as logos, button, songs; and letters to organizer Lorraine Zeer from participants.
M-8755-148Echo Valley '88 photograph album. - 1988. - 72 photographs. - Consists of views of participants and activities at the Camp.
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Series 8

Programs and certificates. - 1927-1998. - 6.5 cm of textual records. - The series consists of programs for Guide and Scout events held in Calgary, including rallies, church parades, visits by Lord and Lady Baden-Powell, annual dinners, Canada Cord presentations, commemorative events, and Thinking Day celebrations. Also includes certificates and citations awarded to Calgary Area guides for their participation in charitable events.

M-8755-149Programs of events. - 1927-1958
M-8755-150Programs of events. - 1960s
M-8755-151Programs of events. - 1970s
M-8755-152Programs of events. - 1980s
M-8755-153Programs of events. - 1990s
M-8755-154Certificates and citations. - 1964-1992 and nd
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Series 9

Scrapbooks. - 1927-1979. - 1 m of textual records and other material. - The series consists of 16 scrapbooks kept by the Calgary Area, to document members, activities, and events in Calgary, Canada, and the world. The"General" scrapbooks consist primarily of newspaper clippings, but also include a few original programs and photographs. One scrapbook records good deeds performed by various Packs and Companies. The other scrapbooks document special events and celebrations, specifically Canada's Centennial, Calgary Stampede's Salute to Youth in Flare Square, and the International Year of the Child.

M-8755-155General scrapbook (Books 1 and 2). - 1927-1949
M-8755-156General scrapbook (Book 3). - 1950-1954. - Some of the photographs in the newspaper articles in this scrapbook are from the Calgary Herald, the negatives of which are held by Glenbow. The articles have been annotated with the negative numbers.
M-8755-157General scrapbook (Book 4). - 1955-1956. - Some of the photographs in the newspaper articles in this scrapbook are from the Calgary Herald, the negatives of which are held by Glenbow. The articles have been annotated with the negative numbers.
M-8755-158General scrapbook (Book 5). - 1957-1959. - Some of the photographs in the newspaper articles in this scrapbook are from the Calgary Herald, the negatives of which are held by Glenbow. The articles have been annotated with the negative numbers.
M-8755-159General scrapbook (Book 6). - 1960-1961. - Some of the photographs in the newspaper articles in this scrapbook are from the Calgary Herald, the negatives of which are held by Glenbow. The articles have been annotated with the negative numbers.
M-8755-160General scrapbook (Book 7). - 1962-1963. - Some of the photographs in the newspaper articles in this scrapbook are from the Calgary Herald, the negatives of which are held by Glenbow. The articles have been annotated with the negative numbers.
M-8755-161General scrapbook (Book 8). - 1964-1965
M-8755-162General scrapbook (Book 9). - 1966-1969
M-8755-163General scrapbook (Book 10). - 1969-1971
M-8755-164General scrapbook (Book 11). - 1972-1973
M-8755-165Good Deeds scrapbook. - 1961-1962. - Consists of letters to Mrs. H.G. Dell, from the Brownie Packs, Guide Companies, and Ranger Companies of Calgary, describing their good deeds. See also M-8755-os2 for a Good Deeds scroll.
M-8755-166Calgary Area Centennial scrapbook (vol. 1). - 1967. - Consists of entries provided by the various Districts and Units in the Divisions of Golden Sun, Northmount, University, North Central, and North West. The pages include photographs and descriptions of the leaders and members of each unit, and of special events undertaken during Canada's Centennial year. See also Series 14 for similar scrapbooks created by the East, North, South and West Zones, to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of Guiding in Calgary.
M-8755-167Calgary Area Centennial scrapbook (vol. 2). - 1967. -- Consists of entries provided by the various Districts and Units in the Divisions of West Centre, South East and South West. The pages include photographs and descriptions of the leaders and members of each unit, and of special events undertaken during Canada's Centennial year. See also Series14 for similar scrapbooks created by the East, North, South and West Zones, to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of Guiding in Calgary.
M-8755-168Flare Square "Salute to Youth" scrapbook. - 1969. - Consists of scrapbook of newspaper clippings about this event. See also the planning records and memorabilia in Series 3 (M-8755-83-90).
M-8755-169Flare Square - Japanese presentation scrapbook. - 1969. - Annotated "Gift from Japanese Patrol who were invited to Flare Square, 1969". The scrapbook tells about the culture and history of Japan.
M-8755-170International Year of the Child scrapbook. - 1979. - Consists of scrapbook of newspaper clippings, brochures, newsletters, etc., related to Guiding activities at the world, national, provincial and Calgary Area levels.
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Series 10

Newspaper clippings. - 1915-1997. - 36.5 cm of textual records. - The series consists of newspaper clippings documenting Guide members and activities. The first part of the series consists of articles selected and collated in books by Calgary Area staff. Following this are loose clippings which were selected by the staff and placed in envelopes arranged by the month. At the end are loose clippings which were unsorted, and have been artificially arranged in chronological order by date.

M-8755-171"News and Views" (Book1). - 1974-1975
M-8755-172"News and Views" (Book 2). - 1976-1977
M-8755-173"News and Views" (Book 3). - 1978-1979
M-8755-174Newspaper clippings (collated). - 1977-1982
M-8755-175Newspaper clippings (collated). - 1983-1984
M-8755-176Newspaper clippings (collated). - 1985
M-8755-177Newspaper clippings (collated). - 1986-May 1988
M-8755-178Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1989. - For January, June, September, October, November and December only.
M-8755-179Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1990. - No clippings for February.
M-8755-180Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1991. - No clippings for October.
M-8755-181Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1992. - No clippings for May.
M-8755-182Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1993. - No clippings for June.
M-8755-183Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1994. - No clippings for December.
M-8755-184Newspaper clippings (by month). - 1995. - No clippings for June.
M-8755-185Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1915-1948
M-8755-186Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1950s
M-8755-187Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1960-1964
M-8755-188Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1965-1969
M-8755-189Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1970-1974
M-8755-190Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1975
M-8755-191Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1976
M-8755-192Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1977
M-8755-193Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1978
M-8755-194Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1979
M-8755-195Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1980-1984
M-8755-196Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1985
M-8755-197Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1987-1989
M-8755-198Newspaper clippings (loose). - 1990-1997
M-8755-199Newspaper clippings (loose). - Undated, miscellaneous
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Series 11

Classified photographs. - 1929-1997. - 37.5 cm of photographs (1228 photographs). - The series consists of photographs of members and activities of Calgary Area Guides, Brownies, Rangers, Guiders, etc. These photographs were "classified" into a series of alphabetically-arranged subject files by Calgary Area staff. Most were mounted on white pages, with the description typed on the reverse. The Calgary Area photographs are followed by a smaller set of images of Provincial people and events. Please note that many photographs are found in other series in this fonds.

 

Calgary Area Photographs

M-8755-20060th Anniversary. - 1973. - 40 photographs
M-8755-20170th Anniversary. - 1983. - 7 photographs
M-8755-202Annual Dinner. - 1975-1979. - 77 photographs
M-8755-203Annual Meeting. - 1975. - 2 photographs
M-8755-204Area Council / Commissioners. - 1930-1992. - 12 photographs
M-8755-205Area Staff. - 1986. - 13 photographs
M-8755-206Bazaar. - 1975-1981. - 20 photographs
M-8755-207Cadets. - 1980-1986. - 16 photographs
M-8755-208Camping. - 1959-1978. - 41 photographs
M-8755-209Canada Cord. - 1973-1985. - 30 photographs
M-8755-210Church Parade. - 1940-1949. - 4 photographs
M-8755-211Cookie Day. - 1951-1984. - 36 photographs
M-8755-212Events - Miscellaneous. - 1932-1982. - 31 photographs
M-8755-213Events - Dragon Boat Races. - 1994. - 11 photographs
M-8755-214Events - Heritage Guiding Party. - 1980. - 34 photographs
M-8755-215Events - Heritage Park Fall Fair. - 1995. - 13 photographs
M-8755-216Events - Hike for Hunger. - 1993. - 4 photographs
M-8755-217Events - Mayor's Christmas Food Drive. - 1997. - 10 photographs
M-8755-218Events - Operation Wheelchair. - 1977. - 8 photographs
M-8755-219Events - Remembrance Day. - [1993 or 1994]. - 3 photographs
M-8755-220Guide-Scout Week. - 1978-1980. - 11 photographs
M-8755-221Hiking. - 1969-1970 and nd. - 9 photographs
M-8755-222Ice Stampede.-1975-1980. - 32 photographs
M-8755-223International - Miscellaneous. - 1927-1983. - 8 photographs
M-8755-224International - Lord and Lady Baden-Powell. - [ca. 1920]-1966. - 14 photographs. - See also NA-4853-1 for another photograph.
M-8755-225International - Lord Rowallen. - 1946. - 12 photographs
M-8755-226Jubilee. - 1960-1985. - 44 photographs
M-8755-227Mockingbird. - 1961-1989. - 19 photographs. - See also M-8755-143 for a history of the Camp.
M-8755-228National. - 1952-1956 and nd. - 5 photographs
M-8755-229Personalities - Miscellaneous. - 1976-1984. - 6 photographs
M-8755-230Personalities - Ruby Bishop. - 1929-1953. - 17 photographs
M-8755-231Personalities - Betty Boyd. - 1983 and nd. - 2 photographs
M-8755-232Personalities - Sybil Canadine. - 1975, 1977. - 5 photographs. - See also M-8755-606 for biographical information about her.
M-8755-233Personalities - Hilda Lawson. - 1983-1984. - 2 photographs
M-8755-234Personalities - Beth Riddoch. - [1940s-1960s]. - 7 photographs. - See also NA-4853-2 for another photograph.
M-8755-235Personalities - Fran Rosser. - [ca. 1969-1975]. - 1 photograph
M-8755-236Personalities - Joan Wagg. - 1975-1978. - 3 photographs
M-8755-237Personalities - Margaret Woodlock. - 1951, 1956. - 2 photographs
M-8755-238Programme. - 1975-1978 and nd. - 21 photographs
M-8755-239Public Relations. - 1945, 1977. - 3 photographs
M-8755-240Queen Elizabeth's visits. - 1951, 1973. - 9 photographs
M-8755-241Property. - 1966-1983. - 6 photographs
M-8755-242Rangers. - [1970s]. - 6 photographs
M-8755-243Scroll of Friendship. - 1950. - 6 photographs
M-8755-244Stampede Parade Floats. - 1942-1995. - 36 photographs
M-8755-245Tiny Holden. - [ca. 1970s]. - 8 photographs
M-8755-246Visits - Chief Commissioners. - 1952-1976. - 22 photographs
M-8755-247Water Safety. - 1975 and nd. - 33 photographs
M-8755-248Westover. - 1965-1970. - 19 photographs

 

Provincial Photographs

M-8755-249Annual Meeting. - [1940]-1977. - 12 photographs
M-8755-250Camping. - 1937 and nd. - 2 photographs
M-8755-251Council / Commissioners. - 1929-1984. - 7 photographs
M-8755-252Events. - 1975-1983. - 24 photographs
M-8755-253Personalities - Bev Dickson. - 1976. - 1 photograph
M-8755-254Personalities - Mrs. S.H. Gandier. - nd. - 1 photograph
M-8755-255Personalities - Betty Martin. - nd. - 1 photograph
M-8755-256Personalities - Evelyn Smith. - [1960s-1970s]. - 4 photographs
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Series 12

Classified slides. - 1957-1987. - 25 cm of photographs (1451 slides). - The series consists of slides of members and activities of Calgary Area Guides, Brownies, Rangers, Guiders, etc. These slides were "classified" into a series of alphabetically-arranged subject files by Calgary Area staff, using very similar classifications as those used for the photographs in Series 11.

M-8755-25760th Anniversary - Parade. - 1973. - 24 slides
M-8755-25870th Anniversary. - 1983. - 46 slides. - Consists of views of Good Will Day, Max Bell Rally, and Inter-provincial Camp.
M-8755-25975th Anniversary. - 1985. - 99 slides. - Consists of views of reunion, Day in the Park, Food Bank, rose planting, parade float, etc.
M-8755-260Adults in Action. - 1962-1987. - 49 slides
M-8755-261Annual Dinner / Meeting. - 1975-1976. - 20 slides
M-8755-262Area Council. - 1983-1985. - 50 slides. - Consists of views of meetings, conference, and reunion.
M-8755-263Bazaar. - 1975-1986. - 110 slides
M-8755-264Cadets. - 1979. - 49 slides. - Consists of a slide show providing information about Cadets. Includes both a handwritten commentary, and a taped version on a sound cassette.
M-8755-265Camping and Outdoors. - 1957-1984. - 165 slides
M-8755-266Canada Cord. - 1976. - 15 slides
M-8755-267Canadine, Sybil. - 1975, 1977. - 14 slides. - See also M-8755-606 for biographical information.
M-8755-268Centennial Rally. - 1967. - 146 slides. - See also M-8755-82 for planning records related to this event.
M-8755-269Ceremonies. - 1957-1975. - 13 slides
M-8755-270Cookie Day. - 1957, 1976. - 9 slides
M-8755-271Events - Miscellaneous. - 1975-1986. - 91 slides. - Consists of views of flower beds (1975), Heritage Park party (1980), tree decorating (1981), garage sale (1984), games night (1986), and Pathfinders green party (1986).
M-8755-272Guide Centre. - 1982-1984. - 67 slides. - Consists of views of sod turning, official opening, and first anniversary of building.
M-8755-273Guide-Scout Week. - [ca. 1980s]. - 12 slides
M-8755-274Ice Stampede. - 1978-1984. - 120 slides
M-8755-275International. - 1977 and nd. - 7 slides. - Includes views of Lady Baden-Powell.
M-8755-276Jubilee. - [ca. 1979]. - 20 slides
M-8755-277Mockingbird. - 1969-1980. - 128 slides. - See also M-8755-143 for a history of the Camp.
M-8755-278Pace-a-Thon. - 1981. - 40 slides
M-8755-279Programme. - 1964-1985 and nd. - 79 slides
M-8755-280Rangers. - 1974-1981. - 12 slides
M-8755-281Stampede. - 1964-1978. - 20 slides
M-8755-282Water Safety. - 1966-1984. - 40 slides
M-8755-283World Centre. - 1975. - 6 slides
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Series 13

Videos and sound recording of Guide activities. - 1985-1994. - 5 videos. - 1 audio cassette. - The series consists of television coverage and amateur videos of various Guiding events. Please note that Glenbow does not hold copyright to the television news stories.

M-8755-284Television coverage of Guiding events. - 1985. - 1 video cassette. - Consists of video clips related to 75th Anniversary activities: Brownies dancing around a toadstool and learning how to sew; the orange and yellow Guide float in the Calgary Stampede parade; Guides helping out at the Food Bank; news article on American Girl Scouts attending a motivational workshop on selling cookies; and an interview with Hilda Lawson about the anniversary book, I Promise.
M-8755-285"Celebrate" (Guides' 75th Anniversary song). - 1985. - 1 audio cassette. - Consists of recording of the anniversary song, which was broadcast from the Guide float in the Calgary Stampede parade.
M-8755-286"Girls join Scouts not Guide". - 1992. - 1 video cassette. - Consists of a CFCN television news story.
M-8755-287Hike for Hunger. - 1994. - 1 video cassette. - Consists of shots of people gathering at Mewata Stadium, and the various Packs and Companies marching through downtown to City Hall.
M-8755-288Dragon Boat Races. - 1994. - 1 video cassette. - Consists of shots of Guides participating in dragon boat races on Glenmore Reservoir.
M-8755-289Summer Day Camps. - 1994. - 1 video cassette. - Consists of shots children playing games under the leadership of Guides. The sound and picture quality are poor.
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Series 14

Districts, Divisions and Zones. - 1935-1988. - 1 m of textual records and other material. - When the Calgary Area was officially established in 1956, it was divided into four Divisions: North East, South East, South West and North West. Each Division consisted of several Districts, and each District consisted of several individual Packs and Companies. As Calgary grew, more Divisions and Districts were created. By the 1980s there were over 12 Divisions and 45 Districts. Zones are larger units, which encompass several Divisions. - The series consists of minutes, scrapbooks, badge records, photographs and miscellany . The series has been artificially arranged in alphabetical order by name. Please see Series 15 for records of specific Packs and Companies.

M-8755-290Albert Lacombe District. - 1973. - 2 photographs. - Consists of views of an unidentified Guide Company and Brownie Pack.
M-8755-291Banff Coach Division - Tripping minutes and financial statements. - 1973-1974
M-8755-292Banff Coach Division reunion. - 1980. - Consists of circular about, and invitation to, reunion dinner. Includes 12 photographs of the event.
M-8755-293Banff Coach Division photographs. - 1978 and nd. - 2 photographs. - 5 slides. - Consists of an undated photograph of Guides canvassing for the Canadian Cancer Society (the image appeared on the cover of Canadian Guider magazine), and a photograph and slides of Guides on a trip to British Columbia in 1978.
M-8755-347Banff Coach Division scrapbook. - 1968-1976
M-8755-294Banff District minutes. - 1957-1971. - The District became part of Banff Coach Division in 1976.
M-8755-295Banff District miscellany. - 1953-1967. - Consists of Guiders warrants, music certificate, and Banff banquet photograph.
M-8755-296Central Baden District miscellany. - 1968-1977. - Consists of lists of officers of District, and minutes of a 1977 meeting.
M-8755-297Centre District badge records. - 1936-1956. - See also South East District (later name) for minutes of this District.
M-8755-298East Bow Division photograph. - [ca. 1970s]. - Consists of a view of Gold Cord recipients, Dana Caswell, Alana McQuitty, Norma Spence, and Marilyn Spence.
M-8755-352East Zone scrapbook. - 1983. - Consists of entries provided by the various Districts and Units in the Divisions of Blue Sky, East Bow and Rocky Mountain. The pages include photographs and descriptions of the leaders and members of each unit, and of special events undertaken during the 70th Anniversary of Guiding in Calgary. See Series 9 (M-8755-166 and M-8755-167) for similar scrapbooks created during Canada's Centennial in 1967.
M-8755-299Hayswood District miscellany. - 1965-1966. - Consists of a newsletter and circular.
M-8755-300Hillhurst District minutes. - 1955-1957
M-8755-301Hillhurst District minutes. - 1958-1959
M-8755-302Hillhurst District minutes. - 1960-1967
M-8755-348North Baden District scrapbook. - 1957-1958
M-8755-303North District annual meetings. - 1936-1939. - Consists of minutes, annual reports of Packs and Companies, audits, etc.
M-8755-304North Central Division minutes. - 1971-1978
M-8755-305North Central Division slides. - 1978. - 3 slides. - Consists of views of camping at Mockingbird.
M-8755-306North East District photograph. - 1948. - Consists of view of local association meeting at Mrs. Taylor's home.
M-8755-349North East District scrapbook. - 1948-1952
M-8755-350North East District scrapbook. - 1952-1956
M-8755-353North Zone scrapbook. - 1983. - Consists of entries provided by the various Districts and Units in the Divisions of Beth Riddoch, St. Catharines, and University. The pages include photographs and descriptions of the leaders and members of each unit, and of special events undertaken during the 70th Anniversary of Guiding in Calgary. See Series 9 (M-8755-166 and M-8755-167) for similar scrapbooks created during Canada's Centennial in 1967.
M-8755-351Pioneers Division scrapbook. - 1976-1978. - Consists of pages for each of the Brownie Packs in the Division (3rd, 5th, 33rd, 60th, 64th, 221st, and 223rd, 237th ).
M-8755-307Rossglen District minutes. - 1962-1966
M-8755-308Rossglen District minutes. - 1966-1968
M-8755-309St. Catharine's Division list of officers. - 1972-1981
M-8755-310St. Catharine's Division - Camp Yahoo album. - July 1979. - 37 photographs
M-8755-311South East District - Badges earned. - 1938
M-8755-312South East District / South Centre District / Elbow District - Badge reports. - 1939-1940, 1953-1974
M-8755-313South East District minutes. - 1946-1956. - The District was called Centre until 1953, when it was renamed South East.
M-8755-314South West District minutes. - 1935-1939. - The District was called South until 1937, when it was rename South West.
M-8755-315South West Division - First class guidelines. - nd
M-8755-316South West Division scrapbook (part 1). - 1956-1957. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-317South West Division scrapbook (part 2). - 1958. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-318South West Division scrapbook (part 3). - 1959. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-319South West Division scrapbook (part 4). - 1960-1961. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-320South West Division scrapbook (part 5). - 1962-1963. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-321South West Division scrapbook (part 6). - 1964. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-322South West Division scrapbook (part 7). - 1965-1968. - Consists of a scrapbook entitled "My Guiding Life", compiled by Division Commissioner Charlotte Dell.
M-8755-354South Zone scrapbook. - 1983. - Consists of entries provided by the various Districts and Units in the Divisions of Frontier, Golden Sun, Pioneers, and Silverbirch. The pages include photographs and descriptions of the leaders and members of each unit, and of special events undertaken during the 70th Anniversary of Guiding in Calgary. See Series 9 (M-8755-166 and M-8755-167) for similar scrapbooks created during Canada's Centennial in 1967.
M-8755-323Springate District - Brief history. - 1967
M-8755-324West Centre Division annual meetings. - 1964-1972. - Consists of minutes, annual reports, and audited financial statements.
M-8755-325West Centre Division annual meetings. - 1973-1984. - Consists of minutes, annual reports, and audited financial statements.
M-8755-326West Centre Division minutes. - 1963-1971
M-8755-327West Centre Division minutes. - 1972-1976
M-8755-328West Centre Division minutes. - 1977-1980
M-8755-329West Centre Division minutes. - 1981-1985
M-8755-330West Centre Division - First class tests. - 1962-1968
M-8755-331West Centre Division - Tests. - 1966-1968. - Consists of records of tests for all four Districts in this Division (Currie, Sunalta, River Park, and Glenmore Park).
M-8755-332West Centre Division - Camps. - 1962-1983
M-8755-333West Centre Divisio - Early activities. - [ca. 1960-1967]. - Consists of activities, badges, tests, etc.
M-8755-334West Centre Division - History. - 1982
M-8755-335West Centre Division - Maps. - 1963-1975. - Consists of maps used for cookie sales, among other uses.
M-8755-336West Centre Division - Patrol leader training. - 1969-1983
M-8755-337West Centre Division - Registrations of Companies and Packs. - 1954-1978
M-8755-338West Centre Division - Registrations of Commissioners, Guiders, etc. - 1967-1983
M-8755-339West Centre Division - Reunions and gatherings. - 1981-1988
M-8755-340West Centre Division newspaper clippings. - 1959-1961
M-8755-341West Centre Division newspaper clippings. - 1961-1963
M-8755-342West Centre Division newspaper clippings. - 1963-1966
M-8755-343West Centre Division slides. - 1974-1981. - 73 slides. - Consists of slides, taken by Betty Schofield, of the Division's activities including camps, revels, camps, and canoeing.
M-8755-344West Zone photographs. - 1980. - 2 photographs. - Consists of views of a quilt made at a Guider gathering.
M-8755-345West Zone photograph album. - January 1981. - 62 photographs. - Consists of a album documenting a Guider gathering at Jubilee.
M-8755-346West Zone slides. - 1981-1984. - 79 slides. - Consists of slides of Guiders, including team building exercises, quilt-making, and other activities.
M-8755-355West Zone scrapbook. - 1983. - Consists of entries provided by the various Districts and Units in the Divisions of Banff Coach, Foxlease, Golden Sun and West Centre. The pages include photographs and descriptions of the leaders and members of each unit, and of special events undertaken during the 70th Anniversary of Guiding in Calgary. See Series 9 (M-8755-166 and M-8755-167) for similar scrapbooks created during Canada's Centennial in 1967.
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Series 15

Packs and Companies. - 1913-1995. - 1.8 m of textual records and other material. - The series consists of records such as registration certificates, scrapbooks, badge records, photographs, minutes, brief histories, attendance records, financial records and memorabilia from individual Brownie Packs, Guide Companies, Ranger Companies, and Cadet Companies. The series has been artificially arranged in numerical order.

M-8755-3561st Junior Brownie Pack group photograph. - 1977-1978
M-8755-3571st Calgary Guide Company registration certificate. - 1913. - Consists of a photocopy of the original.
M-8755-3581st Calgary Guide Company minutes. - 1956-1964. - Consists of minutes of the Court of Honour.
M-8755-3591st Montgomery Guide Company memorabilia. - 1954-1955. - Consists of guide test cards for four members; and a copy of Lord Baden-Powell's Girl Guiding, which belonged to the Company leader, Estelle Moon.
M-8755-3601st Land Ranger Company scrapbook. - 1963-1964
M-8755-3611st Sea Ranger Company (Scatari) history. - 1983. - Consists of a brief history written by Ruth Erickson.
M-8755-3621st Shawnee Rangers photograph. - 1983. - Consists of a group of Rangers who received Duke of Edinburgh awards.
M-8755-4581st Air Ranger Company scrapbook. -- 1968
M-8755-3632nd Brownie Pack photograph. - 1948. - Consists of group at Sara Hall.
M-8755-3642nd Cadet Company registration certificate. - 1973
M-8755-3652nd Ranger Company photographs. - 1975. - Consists of two views of presentation of Beth Riddoch Memorial Trophy.
M-8755-3664th Guide Company group photograph. - [ca. 1927-1928]
M-8755-4594th Guide Company scrapbook. - 1957. -- Consists of Kathy Warke's "History of Guiding" scrapbook.
M-8755-4605th Guide Company photograph album. - 1972-1973. - Consists of views of Cookie Day, Thinking Day, Challenge Day, Canada Cord, banquet, and camping.
M-8755-3676th Land Ranger Company. - 1970-1976. - Consists of constitution, financial statements, activity reports, etc.
M-8755-3686th Land Ranger Company . - 1967-1976. - Consists of record sheets regarding members and their achievements.
M-8755-3696th Land Ranger Company photograph. - [1970s]. - Consists of a view of two girls with snowshoes.
M-8755-3707th Brownie Pack minutes. - 1929-1935
M-8755-3717th Brownie Pack registers. - 1927-1940. - Consists of membership rolls, attendance records, and cashbook entries.
M-8755-3727th Brownie Pack annual reports. - 1929-1938. - Includes financial statements.
M-8755-3737th Brownie Pack notebook. - 1942. - Consists of notebook with list of supplies, cashbook entries, and receipts in a pocket at the back.
M-8755-3747th Brownie Pack photographs. - 1929-1930. - Consists of views of Brownies in costumes, on a games day, and wading in the Elbow River.
M-8755-3757th Guide Company photographs. - [ca. 1925-1960s]. - Consists of views of groups of girls and their activities (ca. 1925-1934); and a group view (ca. early 1960s).
M-8755-3769th Guide Company memorabilia. - 1933-1958. - Consists of 5 photographs of the Company (1933-1935); Lois Pinkerton's test card (1934); and the Company's registration certificate (1958).
M-8755-37710th Guide Company certificates. - 1923-1926. - Consists of registration certificate; and awards certificates.
M-8755-37810th Guide Company annual reports. - 1941-1964
M-8755-37910th Guide Company memorabilia. - 1951-1970. - Consists of newspaper article regarding 25th anniversary (1946); Barbara Bishop's test card (1951-1955); photograph of Gold Cord presentation (1954); brief history of Sara Hall (1961); letter from Chief Commissioner Clysdale (1970); and music festival certificate (1972).
M-8755-46110th Guide Company photograph. - [ca. 1920s]. - Consists of a framed photograph of Baron Byng of Vimy reviewing the Company during a visit to Calgary.
M-8755-38010th Ranger Company newspaper. - 1943-1949. - Consists of issues of "The North Star" newspaper, published by the 10th Rangers to report on Guiding activities in the North Division.
M-8755-46210th Ranger Company photograph album. - 1943-1949. - Consists of 43 views of Olave Baden-Powell, camping, Frances Woodward's wedding, Thinking Day, and the Guide toy shop.
M-8755-46310th Ranger Company scrapbook. - 1943-1962. - Note: the pages are loose inside the leather cover, and need to be handled with care. Includes many photographs of the Company and its activities.
M-8755-38110th Land Ranger Company songbook. - 1967. - Consists of a songbook compiled as a special project for Canada's Centennial.
M-8755-38210th Ranger Company minutes. - 1969-1975
M-8755-38312th Brownie Pack certificates. - 1923. - Consists of registration certificate, and Brownie Challenge Cup award certificate.
M-8755-38412th Guide Company photographs. - [ca. 1942-1960s]. - Consists of a group view (ca. 1942), and a presentation by Wing Commander Freeman (ca. 1950s or early 1960s).
M-8755-38512th Rover Company songbook. - 1967. - Consists of a songbook updated for Canada's Centennial.
M-8755-38613th Brownie Pack scrapbook. - 1963-1979
M-8755-38713th Guide Company registration certificates. - 1932, 1955
M-8755-38813th Guide Company annual reports. - 1957-1968. - Includes financial statements.
M-8755-38913th Guide Company Guiders. - 1955-1975. - Consists of registrations and cancellations of Guiders (leaders).
M-8755-39013th Guide Company miscellany. - 1971-1975. - Consists of camp reports (1971-1972); program for a Fly-up (1973); and miscellaneous correspondence (1975).
M-8755-46413th Ranger Company scrapbook. - 1959-1969. - Consists of wooden-covered volume. Includes many photographs of the Company's activities, some of which are falling out as the adhesive has deteriorated.
M-8755-39113th Ranger Company miscellany. - 1974 and nd. - Consists of an activity report (January-March 1974); and a photographs of Phyllis Davis' investiture (nd).
M-8755-46516th CWL Guide Company scrapbook. - 1962-1967. - The Company was under the auspices of the Catholic Women's League (CWL), and was based at St. John's.
M-8755-39218th Guide Company group photograph. - 1940
M-8755-39323rd CWL Brownie Pack certificates. - 1944-1958. - The Pack was under the auspices of the Catholic Women's League (CWL), and was based at St. Mary's. - Consists of registration certificates (1944, 1958), and music award certificates (1949-1951)
M-8755-39423rd CWL Guide Company certificates. - 1949, 1951. - The Company was under the auspices of the Catholic Women's League (CWL). - Consists of music award certificates.
M-8755-39523rd CWL Ranger Company registration certificate, etc.. - 1946, 1948. - The Company was under the auspices of the Catholic Women's League (CWL). Consists of their registration certificate (1946); and an invitation to a play put on by the Company (ca. 1948).
M-8755-39623rd CWL Guide and Ranger Companies photographs. - 1944-1955. - 32 photographs. - Consists of views of members of the Companies, and their activities. Includes two ribbons won for handicrafts shown in the photographs.
M-8755-39723rd CWL Company scrapbook. - [ca. 1951]. - Consists of Frederica Gregory's "History of Guiding" scrapbook. Frederica was either a Guide or a Ranger.
M-8755-39824th Brownie Pack minute books. - 1953-1955. - 2 volumes
M-8755-39924th Brownie Pack minute books. - 1955-1960. - 3 volumes
M-8755-40024th Brownie Pack record sheets. - [ca. 1942-1962]. - Consists of individual Brownie's tests and activities. There is no apparent order of the sheets within this file.
M-8755-40124th Brownie Pack annual reports, etc. - 1954-1961. - Consists of annual reports (1955-1959); registration certificate (1954); music award certificate (1955); warrant and training records (1954); Brownie lists (1959, 1961); and miscellany.
M-8755-40224th Guide Company memorabilia. - 1934-1958. - Consists of registration certificate (1934); group photograph (1947); and booklets used by the Company: Colour Ceremonial for Girl Guides (1943) and Fifty Trees of Canada (1958).
M-8755-40326th Guide Company meetings. - 1963-1970. - Consists of agendas (1963-1964), and minutes (1966-1970).
M-8755-40426th Guide Company notebook. - 1961-1964. - Consists of a notebook recording attendance and cashbook entries.
M-8755-40526th Guide Company Patrol Rolls. - 1963-1968. - Consists of booklets recording attendance of Patrol members. Includes the Bluebird Patrol's "Patrol Leader's Notebook".
M-8755-40626th Guide Company photographs. - 1940. - Consists of two views of Company members and their Patrol Box.
M-8755-40728th and 40th Guide Company photographs. - [ca. 1950s, 1965-1967]. - Consists of 20 views of the Lincoln Park and Currie Guides, primarily of a Mother and Daughter banquet (ca.1965-1967).
M-8755-40830th SA Guide Company memorabilia. - 1949, 1952, [ca. 1957]. - The Company was under the auspices of the Salvation Army (SA). - Consists of registration certificate (1949); warrant certificate of Guide Captain Elizabeth Nixon (1952); and "Patrol Leader's Notebook" (ca. 1957).
M-8755-40932nd Guide Company newsletter. - March 1963. - Consists of an issue of "Reveille".
M-8755-41032nd Pathfinders Company quilt project. - 1985. - Consists of eight photographs and a description of the creation of a quilt, undertaken as a project during to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Guiding.
M-8755-41135th Guide Company registration certificate. - 1957
M-8755-41236th Brownie Pack photographs. - 1959. - Consists of presentations made during a Mother and Daughter banquet.
M-8755-41337th Brownie Pack scrapbook. - 1972-1973
M-8755-41437th Brownie Pack activities reports, etc. - 1968-1972. - Consists of activity report (1969-1970), attendance records (ca. 1968-1972), financial statements (1969-1970), and a cashbook (1968-1972).
M-8755-41538th Brownie Pack photographs. - [ca. 1975]-1978. - Consists of two group views.
M-8755-41641st Guide Company registration certificate. - 1954
M-8755-41747th Guide Company certificate and activities. - 1957, 1967. - Consists of registration certificate (1957); and a chart of the Company's Centennial activities (1967).
M-8755-41849th Guide Company photographs. - [ca. 1950s]. - Consists of 17 views of Thinking Day activities, and a Church Parade.
M-8755-41955th Guide Company photograph. - 1967. - Consists of a view of Guides learning first aid.
M-8755-42060th Guide Company badge records. - 1967-1975. - Consists of cards for individual Company members, recording their badge achievements. The cards are arranged alphabetically by the name of the Guide.
M-8755-42161st Brownie Pack registration, etc. - 1967-1978. - Consists of registration certificate (1967); group photograph (1977-1978); activity report (1979), camp report (1971), and Guiders' applications (1968-1971).
M-8755-42263rd Brownie Pack registration, etc. - 1938, 1965. - Consists of registration certificate (1938), and three photos of a Pack Holiday (1965).
M-8755-42366th Guide Company certificates. - 1957, 1967. - Consists of registration certificate (1957), and handicraft award certificate (1967).
M-8755-42473rd Brownie Pack registration certificate. - 1958
M-8755-42573rd Brownie Pack photographs. - [ca. 1958-1963]. - Consists of two group views.
M-8755-42673rd Guide Company group photograph. - 1968 or 1969
M-8755-46776th Brownie Pack scrapbook. - 1959-1967
M-8755-46676th Guide Company photograph album. - 1981-1986. - Consists of 82 views of International Night, Fly-up, camping, Christmas party, backyard camping, Jubilee activities, and a train trip to Banff.
M-8755-42778th Brownie Pack registration certificate. - 1959
M-8755-42890th Brownie Pack brief history. - 1979
M-8755-42991st Brownie Pack group photograph. - 1960-1961
M-8755-430101st Brownie Pack photographs. - 1991-1992. - Consists of views of meetings, painting pinecones, playing t-ball, camping, toasting marshmallows, selling cookies, visit of policeman, and a group shot.
M-8755-431110th Brownie Pack photograph album. - 1973-1974. - Consists of views of Mother and Daughter banquet, camping, enrolment, and Christmas party.
M-8755-432110th Brownie Pack photographs. - 1977-1978 and [ca. 1976-1977]. - Consists of two group views.
M-8755-433110th Guide Company photographs. - 1976-1978. - Consists of two group views.
M-8755-434114th Brownie Pack photographs. - 1977-1978 and [ca. 1976-1977]. - Consists of two group views.
M-8755-435118th Brownie Pack photograph album. - 1995. - Consists of 16 photographs of a sleepover at Canada Olympic Park.
M-8755-436120th Brownie Pack photograph album. - 1977-1978. - Consists of 39 views of enrolment, Halloween party, Christmas party, camping, and group shots.
M-8755-437122nd Brownie Pack Holidays. - 1968-1970. - Consists of Pack Holiday applications and reports.
M-8755-438129th Guide Company camp report. - 1975
M-8755-439132nd Brownie Pack badge records. - 1971-1975. - Consists of cards for individual Pack members, recording their badge achievements. The cards are arranged alphabetically by the name of the Brownie.
M-8755-440132nd Guide Company badge records. - 1966-1973. - Consists of cards for individual Company members, recording their badge achievements. The cards are arranged alphabetically by the name of the Guide.
M-8755-441139th Brownie Pack group photograph. - 1976-1977
M-8755-442148th Brownie Pack memorabilia. - 1974-1978. - Consists of material saved by the Pack's leader, Betty Schofield: newspaper clippings about raising money for the Easter Seal fund (1977); three photographs of the cheque presentation for this fund (1977); two group photographs (ca. 1977-1978); handwork award certificate (1975); Brownie paper dolls; and 28 slides of the Pack camping at Mockingbird (1974, 1976).
M-8755-443151st Brownie Pack photographs. - 1971. - Consists of two photographs of the Pack's float entry in the Airdrie parade.
M-8755-444158th Guide Company scrapbook. - 1967-1974. - Includes many photographs and loose items.
M-8755-445158th Guide Company photograph album. - 1967-1970, 1980. - Consists of 89 photographs of meetings, camping, activities, and group shots. Some loose photographs are tucked into the cover.
M-8755-446163rd Brownie Pack camping photograph. - 1982
M-8755-468163rd Pathfinder Company slides. - 1979-1981. - Consists of 328 slides of "Pathfinders in Action": first gathering, Christmas activities, ski camp, bicycle camp, parachute games, etc.
M-8755-469163rd Pathfinder Company scrapbook. - 1979-1984
M-8755-447163rd Pathfinders Company memorabilia. - [1980s]. - Consists of Good Turn Week certificate (1985); 16 photographs of outdoor activities (ca, 1980s); and miscellaneous correspondence.
M-8755-448175th Brownie Pack group photograph. - [ca. 1977-1978]
M-8755-449176th Brownie Pack badge records. - 1971-1976. - Consists of cards for individual Pack members, recording their badge achievements. The cards are arranged alphabetically by the name of the Brownie.
M-8755-450200th Pathfinders Company "Challenges" scrapbook. - 1982
M-8755-451207th Brownie Pack group photograph. - 1976-1977
M-8755-452207th Pathfinders Company slides. - 1980. - Consists of views of Canada Cord presentations, and a bottle drive.
M-8755-453210th Guide Company photograph album. - 1972-1977. - Consists of 90 views of Patrols, cord presentations and recipients, outdoor activities, backyard camping, and wilderness camping. (The photographs on the last pages are falling out as the adhesive has deteriorated.)
M-8755-454212th Brownie Pack photographs. - 1977-1978 and [ca. 1976-1977]. - Consists of two group photographs.
M-8755-455212th Guide Company memorabilia. - 1970s. - Consists of a Canada Cord Ceremony program (1977) and two group photographs (1977-1978, and ca. 1976-1977).
M-8755-470223rd Guide Company scrapbook. - 1972-1976
M-8755-471223rd Guide Company scrapbook. - 1976-1977
M-8755-472223rd Guide Company scrapbook. - 1977-1978
M-8755-473223rd Guide Company scrapbook. - 1978-1979
M-8755-456230th Brownie Pack photographs. - [ca. 1970s-1980s]. - Consists of three views of learning to knit and wrap packages.
M-8755-457Children's Hospital Brownies and Guides. - 1956-1960. - Consists of 17 photographs of meetings, knot tying, sewing, etc.
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Series 16

Guiders - Personal memorabilia. - 1921-1992. - 20 cm of textual records and other material. - The series consists of the personal memorabilia of women who were significantly involved as leaders in the Calgary Area Guiding movement. The series has been artificially arranged in alphabetical order.

M-8755-474Ruby Bishop memorabilia. - [1920s]-1984. - Ruby Bishop was the Calgary District Commissioner from 1943 to 1947, and Calgary's Divisional Commissioner from 1947 to 1953. - Consists of annotated children's operetta called Rainbow's End (ca. 1920s); newspaper article and poem on tying knots, which she wrote for the Calgary Herald (ca. 1930s); correspondence re donation of baby clothing to Germany (1948); eulogy she wrote for Beth Riddoch (1971); letter about her health, written by her daughter (1984), and her obituary (1993).
M-8755-475Pat Kinsella training papers. - 1967-1972. - Pat Kinsella was a member of the Calgary Area Training Committee. - Consists of her reference materials related to the training activities as a Guider. Includes her personal "Training Record Sheet".
M-8755-476Eleanor McMurtry memorabilia. - 1922-1979. - Eleanor McMurtry was a member of the Alberta Council. - Consists of her personal certificates (Guides, Red Cross, teaching), memorabilia, photographs, and obituary.
M-8755-477Nesta Meikle memorabilia. - 1941-1958. - Nesta Meikle was a Guider with the 10th Ranger Company, and a Division Trainer. - Consists of her certificates, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other memorabilia.
M-8755-478Nesta Meikle training papers. - [1950s]. - Consists of a "Camping Packet" (1954), and a "Training Packet" (1950s).
M-8755-479Bev Newmarch memorabilia. - 1961-1967. - Bev Newmarch was a Brownie leader, and a member of the Camp Committee for Mockingbird. - Consists of Pack Holiday certificate test answers, kit lists, and reference materials for Brownie activities. See also her records as Chair of the 1969 Flare Square Committee in Series 4, M-8755-83-90.
M-8755-480Beth Riddoch memorabilia. - 1921-1950s. - Beth Riddoch was a Guider for the 10th Ranger Company, and Provincial Field Secretary. - Consists of her own guide enrolment card (1921), biographical notes, newspaper clippings, camp leaders guide booklet, and training notebook.
M-8755-481Beth Riddoch - Olave Baden-Powell correspondence. - 1946-1966
M-8755-482Beth Riddoch songbooks. - [1920s-1960s]. - Consists of songbooks from her personal library.
M-8755-483Beth Riddoch - Field Secretary reports. - January-June 1964. - Consists of reports related to meeting, training, and assessing the Guiding movement in Saskatchewan.
M-8755-484Beth Riddoch - Conference material. - [ca. 1960s]. - Consists of material from Conference for Experienced Trainers at Edith Macy Training School in Pleasantville, New York.
M-8755-485Beth Riddoch obituary. - 1970-1971. - Consists of obituary and memorial address made a year after her death.
M-8755-486Beth Riddoch photographs. - [ca. 1940s]. - 51 photographs. - Consists of an album with views of camping activities, probably of the 10th Ranger Company. Includes a photograph of Beth with a beaver.
M-8755-487Beth Riddoch photographs. - [ca. 1940s]. - 8 photographs. - Consists of views of riding horses and camping in the Rockies.
M-8755-488Beth Riddoch photographs. - [ca. 1940s]. - 13 photographs. - Consists of views of camping trip, probably of the 10th Ranger Company.
M-8755-489Beth Riddoch photographs. - [ca. 1930s-1950s]. - 65 photographs. - Consists of views of camping, probably of the 10th Ranger Company.
M-8755-490Beth Riddoch photographs. - 1947-1954. - 75 photographs. - Consists of an album, primarily of views of her trips to Northern Canada as Field Secretary. Also include views of the Stampede, and camping at Tangletrees.
M-8755-491Beth Riddoch photographs. - 1948-1950s. - 27 photographs. - Consists of views of her activities as Provincial Field Secretary, and as Guider of the 10th Ranger Company.
M-8755-492Beth Riddoch photographs. - [ca. 1940s-1960s]. - 33 photographs. -- Consists of views of Beth Riddoch, Olave Baden-Powell, Queen Elizabeth, a presentation at an annual dinner, and miscellany.
M-8755-493Margaret Woodlock memorabilia. - 1952-1992. - Margaret Woodlock was a Guider and Division Trainer. - Consists of letter from Olave Baden-Powell, songsheet, program, and obituary.
M-8755-494Margaret Woodlock photographs. - [ca. 1943-1949]. - 38 photographs. - Consists of views of camping at Camp Cadicasu, Bragg Creek (owned by the Roman Catholic Diocese).
M-8755-495Margaret Woodlock photographs. - 1945-1959. - 19 photographs. - Consists of views of camping at Aldersyde / Camp Kiwanis.
M-8755-496Margaret Woodlock photographs. - 1959 and [ca. 1953]. - 18 photographs. - Consists of views of camping at Tangletrees, Pigeon Lake.
M-8755-497Margaret Woodlock photographs. - 1956-1961. - 29 photographs. - Consists of views of camping and miscellaneous activities.
M-8755-498Edith Woolliams. - 1974. - Consists of letters written to her by former Guides and Guiders, while she was writing Boots, Tents and Miniskirts: Girl Guides in Calgary. Includes a copy of the book.
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Series 17

Alumnae groups. - 1966-1995. - 45 cm of textual records and other material. - The series consists of records of groups composed of former Guides who wished to maintain a connection to the Guiding movement: Moonlighters (comical music group), Glee Club (singing group), 1st Ranger Company Alumnae (group to bridge the gap between Rangers and Leaders), and Link Group (young women from 18 to 30).

M-8755-499Moonlighters memorabilia. - 1967-1983. - Consists of newspaper clippings (ca. 1967); documents regarding presentations from the Moonlighters to the Guides (1979, 1988); and a brief history (1983).
M-8755-500Moonlighters photographs. - 1968-1980. - 4 prints and 4 slides.
M-8755-501Glee Club scrapbook. - 1973-1980
M-8755-502Glee Club certificates. - 1991-1995. - Consists of award certificates in the Provincial Taped Music Competition.
M-8755-503Glee Club photograph album. - 1974-1979. - 56 photographs
M-8755-504Glee Club loose photographs. - 1977-1990. - 6 photographs
M-8755-505Calgary Area Ranger Alumnae scrapbook. - 1966-1969
M-8755-506Calgary Link Group. - 1983-1984. - Consists of records related to the group's establishment and activities.
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Series 18

Girl Guides of Canada (national) records. - 1925-1996. - 78 cm of textual records and other material. - The series consists of records created at the national level of the Girl Guides of Canada (GGC), which pertain to the provincial and local organizations. The series includes the Act of Incorporation and bylaws; policy manuals; Commissioners handbooks; Guider and Guide handbooks; annual reports; Brownie and Guide test cards, certificates, etc.; catalogues of Canadian Guide uniforms and supplies; calendars; and promotional and "how-to" brochures, publications, posters and videos.

M-8755-507Act of Incorporation and Bylaws. - 1956, 1969, 1977, 1979, 1986
M-8755-508Policy, Organization and Rules. - 1925, 1939, 1938, 1939, 1945, 1947, 1948, 1953. - 8 volumes
M-8755-509Policy, Organization and Rules. - 1955, 1956, 1959, 1959 (revised), 1962, 1965. - 6 volumes
M-8755-510Policy, Organization and Rules. - 1966-1972. - 6 volumes
M-8755-511Policy, Organization and Rules. - 1972-1975. - 6 volumes. - Includes "Guiding for You" supplements.
M-8755-512Policy, Organization and Rules. - 1977-1979, 1981, 1984. - 4 volumes. - Includes "Guiding for You" supplement.
M-8755-513Policy, Organization and Rules. - 1987, 1993. - 2 volumes
M-8755-514Orders and Regulations: The Salvation Army Girl Guide Organization. - 1965, 1971. - 2 volumes
M-8755-515Commissioner handbooks. - 1931, 1943, 1957, 1960, 1962, 1973, 1975. - 7 volumes
M-8755-516Fundamentals for Captains and Lieutenants of Girl Guide Companies. - 1960-1963. - 3 parts
M-8755-517The Guider Handbook. - 1965, 1970, 1972. - 3 volumes. - For leaders.
M-8755-518The Guider Handbook. - 1977. - For leaders.
M-8755-519The Guider Handbook. - 1978. - For leaders. Includes the 1981 Pathfinder supplement.
M-8755-520The Guider Handbook. - 1985. - For leaders
M-8755-521The Guider Handbook. - 1988. - For leaders
M-8755-522Ranger handbooks. - 1960, 1963, 1969, 1984. - 4 volumes. - Supplements to the Guider Handbook.
M-8755-523Guide handbooks. - 1934, 1943, 1947, 1950. - 4 volumes
M-8755-524Guide handbooks. - 1952, 1960, 1963. - 3 volumes
M-8755-525Guide handbooks. - 1965, 1969, 1977. - 3 volumes
M-8755-526The "Program" series. - 1981-1990. - 3 volumes. - Consists of The Spark Program (1988), and The Brownie Program (1981, 1990).
M-8755-527The "Program" series. - 1981-1992. - 5 volumes. - Consists of The Pathfinder Program (1981, 1986), The Guide Program (1981, 1992), and The Ranger Program (1984).
M-8755-528Annual reports. - 1938, 1939, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952
M-8755-529Annual reports. - 1953-1962. - None for 1959.
M-8755-530Annual reports. - 1963-1974. - None for 1969 or 1971.
M-8755-531Annual reports. - 1975-1984
M-8755-532Annual reports. - 1985-1994. - None for 1991
M-8755-533Guide test cards, etc. - [ca. 1930s-1970s]. - Consists of Guide test cards, Tenderfoot test cards, Guide diaries and notebooks, Guide signalling cards, etc.
M-8755-534Brownie test cards, etc. - [ca. 1940s-1970s]. - Consists of Brownie test cards, notebooks, Pack membership certificates, prayer cards, etc.
M-8755-535Guide note paper and greeting cards. - [ca. 1930s-1970]
M-8755-536Catalogues of uniforms and supplies. - 1941, 1949-1957
M-8755-537Catalogues of uniforms and supplies. - 1965-1970
M-8755-538Catalogues of uniforms and supplies. - 1970-1980
M-8755-539Catalogues of uniforms and supplies. - 1980-1990
M-8755-540Catalogues of uniforms and supplies. - 1990-[mid 1990s]
M-8755-541GGC calendar. - 1946
M-8755-542GGC calendars. - 1972-1977
M-8755-543GGC calendars. - 1980-1989
M-8755-544GGC calendars. - 1991-1992, 1994-1995
M-8755-545Guide calendars - Australia and USA. - 1948, 1977-1988
M-8755-546GGC promotional and "how-to" brochures. - 1940s
M-8755-547GGC promotional and "how-to" brochures. - 1950s
M-8755-548GGC promotional and "how-to" brochures. - 1960s
M-8755-549GGC promotional and "how-to" brochures. - 1970s-1990s
M-8755-550National promotional videos. - 1988-1990s. - 2 video cassettes. - Consists of Welcome to Guiding (1988); and Share the Adventure (ca. 1990s).
M-8755-551National promotional videos. - 1990s. - 3 video cassettes. - Consists of Promise and Law (1994); Celebrate Girl Guide Cookies are Here (1996); and Leaders Wanted (ca. 1990s).
M-8755-os1National promotional posters. - [ca. 1960s-1990s]. - 9 posters. - Consists of posters promoting membership in the organization, and cookie sales.
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Series 19

Alberta Council records. - 1932-1994. - 59 cm of textual records and other material. - The series consists of records created by the Alberta Council of the Girl Guides of Canada, which is the provincial governing body for the organization. The series consists of records which pertain to the local levels as well: annual reports (which include Calgary Area reports); the provincial newsletter Woodsmoke; handbooks and "how-to" publications; and a promotional video.

M-8755-552Annual meeting. - 1932. - Consists of a synopsis of the meeting.
M-8755-553Annual reports. - 1947-1948, 1950-1952
M-8755-554Annual reports. - 1953-1956. - None for 1957-1960.
M-8755-555Annual reports. - 1961-1966
M-8755-556Annual reports. - 1967-1970
M-8755-557Annual reports. - 1971-1972, 1976-1977
M-8755-558Annual reports. - 1978, 1980-1981
M-8755-559Annual reports. - 1982-1983
M-8755-560Annual reports. - 1984-1985
M-8755-561Annual reports. - 1986-1989
M-8755-562Annual reports. - 1990, 1993-1994
M-8755-563 Highlights of annual reports (leaflets). - 1978-1989, 1990
M-8755-564Alberta Council publications. - 1963, 1967, 1978, 1993. - Consists of handbooks, "how-to" booklets, etc.
M-8755-565Provincial promotional video. - [ca. 1990s]. - Consists of Look Wider Still, narrated by Brenda Finley, Channel 2&7, Calgary.
M-8755-566Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1944
M-8755-567Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1945
M-8755-568Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1946
M-8755-569Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1947
M-8755-570Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1948
M-8755-571Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1949
M-8755-572Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1950
M-8755-573Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1951
M-8755-574Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1952
M-8755-575Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1953
M-8755-576Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1954
M-8755-577Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1955
M-8755-578Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1956
M-8755-579Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1957
M-8755-580WoodsmokeM (newsletter). - 1958
M-8755-581Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1959
M-8755-582Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1960
M-8755-583Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1961
M-8755-584Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1962
M-8755-585Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1963
M-8755-586Woodsmoke (newsletter). - 1964-1967. - Woodsmoke ends with the January 1964 issue. After that are miscellaneous issues of an unnamed newsletter.
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Series 20

Miscellaneous records. - 1927-1983. - 25 cm of textual records and other material. - The series consists of a wide variety of records related to Guiding in general, including memorabilia related to Olave Baden-Powell. The series has been artificially arranged in chronological order by the earliest date in each file.

M-8755-587Eileen Reeves' autograph book. - 1927-1933. - Includes the autograph of Agnes Baden-Powell, the sister of Lord Baden-Powell, and the first president of the Girl Guides.
M-8755-588Miscellaneous circulars, reports, conference proceedings, etc. regarding Guiding in Alberta. - 1939-1970
M-8755-589Postcards of Queen Elizabeth, Chief Guide. - 1944, 1953
M-8755-590Guide test questions. - October 14, 1947. - Consists of questions such as "What is the Guide Promise?".
M-8755-591"Feeding Twenty Campers". - 1948. - Consists of recipes issued by the Department of National Health and Welfare, Ottawa.
M-8755-592Empty folders for Training and Commissioners' Packets. - [ca. 1950s]
M-8755-593Guide songs and sheet music. - 1952 and nd. - Consists of sheet music for The World Song (1952); photocopies of handwritten music and words for the "Ranger Hymn" and "Golden Prairie Land"; handwritten words for the "Darning Song"; and mimeographed song sheet of rally songs.
M-8755-5941st Upper Whitehorse Brownie Pack calendar. - 1953. - Consists of calendar for 1954, featuring a photograph of the Pack. It was probably sent as a greeting card.
M-8755-595Simplicity pattern for a Brownie uniform. - 1954
M-8755-os3/1Thinking Day calendar. - 1954. - Consists of a "calendar" created by the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, featuring the Guide Chalet in Switzerland with small windows which can be opened to show Guides from around the world.
M-8755-596Foxlease scrapbook. - 1955. - Consists of a scrapbook recording the visit of Alberta and Nova Scotia Guides to England.
M-8755-597Lady Olave Baden-Powell memorabilia. - 1962-1989. - Consists primarily of greeting cards and letters she sent to the Calgary Area (1960s), and memorabilia related to her memorial service (1977) and the centenary of her birth (1989). Includes a sound recording of her "last message" to the Guiding world (November 12, 1973). See also M-8755-224, 275, 462, 481, 492, 493 for Olave Baden-Powell photographs and correspondence.
M-8755-os2Good Deeds scroll. - 1962. - Consists of a large illuminated scroll, listing good deeds by Guides and Brownies, which was presented to Lady Olave Baden-Powell during her visit to Calgary. See M-8755-597 above for the thank you letter in which she explains that she will leave the scroll in Alberta for all to see. See also M-8755-165 for a Good Deeds scrapbook.
M-8755-598"History of Guiding" scrapbook. - 1967. - Consists of a project undertaken by Susan Haley of the 1st Kanadisher Company, Hamer, Germany.
M-8755-599"History of Guiding" scrapbook. - [ca. 1969]. - Consists of a project undertaken by an unidentified Guide (possibly Cindy Marsteade.
M-8755-600Guide Badge Chart. - [ca. 1970s]
M-8755-601Information cards on the Guide World Flag and the Canadian Flag. - [ca. 1970s]
M-8755-602Small metal plaques removed from various trophies. - 1971-1980. - Consists of names of annual winners of various trophies related to the music festival, Ice Stampede, and various "Challenges".
M-8755-603Brownie paper dolls. - 1972. - Consists of dolls featuring Brownie uniforms around the world.
M-8755-604Articles, television scripts, speeches, etc. about Guiding. - 1973 and nd
M-8755-os3/2-5Posters of Girl Guide uniforms. - 1974. - Consists of four posters created by the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, featuring uniforms from around the world.
M-8755-605Miscellaneous brochures, newsletters, circulars, etc. related to Guiding in the Calgary Area. - 1974-1990
M-8755-606Sybil Canadine. - [ca. 1974]. - Consists of a brief history of the woman who, as a child, asked Lord Baden-Powell to start a movement for girls too. Includes a photocopy of her membership card as the first Guide (1910). See also M-8755-232 and M-8755-267 for photographs and slides of her visits to Calgary.
M-8755-607Printed versions of the Guide Promise. - 1975 and nd
M-8755-608Program for Music Discovery Camp at Jubilee. - 1975
M-8755-609Homemade "What is Guiding?" flashcards. - [ca. 1976]. - Consists of 15 cards featuring a Guide-related image on one side, and an explanation of what it represents on the other.
M-8755-610Alberta Music Seminar folder. - 1977. - Consists of a folder put together by Gwen Gray.
M-8755-611Allegro (newsletter). - 1978-1981. - Consists of newsletters about Guide music activities in the province.
M-8755-os3/6Signaller's poster. - [ca. 1980s]. - Consists of a large poster featuring semaphore and Morse code.
M-8755-os3/7"Fun and Fitness" poster. - [ca. 1980s]. - Consists of a poster, sponsored by Fitness Canada and the Girl Guides, featuring cartoon girls participating in various physical activities.
M-8755-612Mount Everest memorabilia. -- !982. - Consists of material collected by Alexia Minton, a Ranger who visited the Canadian Everest Expedition base camp. Includes a postcard and a rock.
M-8755-613Friendship scarves. - 1983. - Consists of directions and examples of how to make a Provincial and a Calgary Area scarf knot.
M-8755-os3/8Guide postage stamp poster. - 1985. - Consists of a poster of the 34 cent Canadian stamp issued in honour of Girl Guides. Includes a brochure about the stamp.
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