Archives Finding Aids

Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.

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IM-8-(Box 1-18) Employee relations. -- 1945-1990
IM-8-(Box 19-20) Medical department. -- 1919-1983
IM-8-(Box 21-28) Social clubs. -- 1946-2003
IM-8-(Box 29-45) Employee information . -1920s-1990s

Inventory

IM-8-(Box 1-18) Employee relations. -- 1945-1990. -- 2.5 metres of textual records. -- Consists of records relating to the Employee Relations department, employment, health and safety, industrial relations, labour relations, training and professional development, and centennial celebrations for employees.
IM-8-Box 1 Employee relations department.. -- 1945-1956. -- Includes general correspondence, correspondence regarding benefits and company social events; conferences and meetings regarding employee relations.
IM-8-Box 2 Employment.. -- 1949-2011. -- Employee induction; employee recruitment; temporary and regular, domestic and overseas assignments.
IM-8-Box 3 Health and safety. -- 1960s-1980s. -- Includes safety awards and decals from Redwater Fertilizer Plant; safe driving award lapel pins from Employee Relations Department (Calgary); safe driving award lapel pins and plaques given to Herb Calverley (Winnipeg) as well as two pairs of cufflinks.
IM-8-Box 4 Industrial relations. -- 1962-1990. -- Manpower planning, statistics, projections, opportunities, etc.
IM-8-Box 5 Industrial relations. -- 1955-1966. -- Wages and incentives.
IM-8-Box 6 Industrial relations. -- 1966-1969, 1971,1978. -- Wages and incentives.
IM-8-Box 7 Industrial relations. -- 1980, 1990. -- Severance policy; workplace realignment.
IM-8-Box 8 Labour relations. -- 1955-1982. -- HIstorical reports.
IM-8-Box 9 Labour relations - Joint Industrial Council agreements. -- 1919-1958
Labour relations - Ioco refinery strikes. -- 1951-1959, 1967
IM-8-Box 10 Labour relations- Unions. -- 1951-1969
IM-8-Box 11 Employee training. -- 1945-1990
IM-8-Box 12 Management development and executive orientation. -- 1949-1957
IM-8-Box 13 Management development and executive orientation. -- 1958-1960
IM-8-Box 14 Management development and executive orientation. -- 1962-1970, 1980, 1982
IM-8-Box 14a COMPOR (Compensation and Organization Committee). -- 1970-1976. -- Minutes.
IM-8-Box 14b COMPOR (Compensation and Organization Committee). -- 1977-1981. -- Minutes.
IM-8-Box 15 Management and professional development reviews. -- 1975-1981. -- By department (A-L).
IM-8-Box 16 Management and professional development reviews. -- 1975-1981. -- By department (M-Z).
IM-8-Box 17 Management and professional development reviews. -- 1975-1981. -- Esso Chemical Canada and Esso Resources Canada.
IM-8-Box 18 Centennial celebrations. -- 1980
IM-8-(Box 19-20) Medical department. -- 1919-1983. -- 25 cm of textual records and photographs.
IM-8-Box 19 History. --- 1919-1976. -- Notes and correspondence relating to the history of the department and departmental activities.
IM-8-Box 20 Annual reports. -- 1955, 1958-1983
Photographs. -- 1947-1970s
IM-8-(Box 21-28) Social clubs. - 1946-1990s -- 1 metre of textual records and photographs. -- Consists of records of Club 56 and Club 111 (Toronto); Esso 50-50 Club, Markesso and Essolite Club (Edmonton); and Esso Camera Club.
IM-8-Box 21 Club 56 and Club 111. -- 1946-1982. -- Constitution; policy items; annual reports.
IM-8-Box 22 Club 56 and Club 111. -- 1936-1995. -- Issues of Pipe Liner newsletter (1946-1949); issues of Club 56 newsletter "The Imp" (1950-1956); Badminton Club (1936-1995); Esso Choristers; "Essos" softball club; miscellaneous Club 111 photographs.
IM-8-Box 23 Club 111 News photographs. -- 1979-1981
IM-8-Box 24 Club 111 News photographs. -- July-December 1981
IM-8-Box 25 50-50 Club. -- 1950-1958
Markesso Club. -- 1958-1963
Essolite Club. -- 1963-1975
Imperial Esso Club crest which belonged to George D. Johnston, purchasing agent 1933-1973
IM-8-Box 26 Esso Camera Club. -- 1956-1980. -- Minutes and correspondence.
IM-8-Box 27 Esso Camera Club. -- 1981-1984. -- Minutes and correspondence.
IM-8-Box 28 Esso Camera Club. -- 1984-2003. -- Minutes and correspondence.
IM-8-(Box 29-42) Employee information. -- 1920s-1990s-- 1.75 metres of textual records. -- Consists of information about former Imperial Oil executives and employees.
IM-8-Box 29 Appointments and retirements. -- 1977-1985
IM-8-Box 30 Appointments and retirements - Esso Petroleum Canada. -- 1990-1991
IM-8-Box 31 Personal histories - Ex employees (all regions). -- 1959-1964. -- Alphabetical.
Personal histories - Ex employees (female - all regions). -- Alphabetical.
Personal histories - Ex employees (Western region). -- 1963-1964. -- Alphabetical.
IM-8-Box 32 Personal histories - Ex employees (Eastern region). -- before 1963. -- Alphabetical.
Personal histories - Ex employees (Eastern region). -- 1963-1964. -- Alphabetical.
IM-8-Box 33 Biographical information. -- [ca. 1930s]. -- Bound volume "Imperial Personalities". Articles from Imperial Oil Review magazine, The Lamp, and newspapers.
IM-8-Box 34 Biographical information A-B.
IM-8-Box 35 Biographical information C-D.
IM-8-Box 36 Biographical information E-F.
IM-8-Box 37 Biographical information G-H.
IM-8-Box 38 Biographical information I-L.
IM-8-Box 39 Biographical information Mac, Mc, M.
IM-8-Box 40 Biographical information N-R.
IM-8-Box 41 Biographical information S-T
IM-8-Box 42 Biographical information U-Z
IM-8-Box 43 Biographical information - Producing Department A-E & F-K. -- Albums compiled by George G. Johnston, purchasing agent for Imperial Oil from 1933 to 1973.
IM-8-Box 44 Biographical information - Producing Department L-P & Q-Z. -- Albums compiled by George G. Johnston, purchasing agent for Imperial Oil from 1933 to 1973.
IM-8-Box 45 Index to personal sketches in "The Salesmotor" magazine. -- 1920s-1950s
Index to personal sketches in "Imperial Oil Review" magazine. -- 1917-1965
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