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Campaign literature, 1952
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Alberta Liberal Association fonds

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Table of Contents

Series 1 Alphabetical reference file. - 1944- 1959
Series 2Federal Constituencies' papers. - 1945-1957
Series 3The Federal Organization. - 1943-1957
Series 4Federal elections. - 1952- 1962
Series 5Provincial Constituencies' papers. - 1942-1953
Series 6Provincial elections. - 1952-1955
Series 7 Party officials. - 1942-1959
Series 8Alberta Legislature. - 1949-1959
Series 9Alberta Liberal Association- general papers. - 1946-1959
Series 10 J. Harper Prowse. - 1948-1957
Series 11Alberta Women's Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1955
Series 12Alberta Young Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1958
Series 13Provincial Liberal Caucus papers. - 1957-1958
Series 14Alberta Liberal Conventions. - 1947-1958
Series 15Broadcasts- political. - 1949-1958
Series 16Public Accounts Commission. - 1955-1956
Series 17Papers regarding oil and gas. - 1931-1959
Series 18Papers regarding agriculture. - 1941-1959
Series 19 Miscellaneous. - 1943-1956
Series 20Social Credit Party information. - 1935-1940
Series 21Social Credit scrapbooks. - 1935-1940
Series 22Information on other political parties. - 1951-1959
Series 23 Clippings. - 1947-1959
Series 24The Spotlight. - 1940-1947
Series 25 Scrapbooks. - 1940-1947
Series 26Campaign posters and broadsides. - 1949-1957
Series 27Sound recordings. - 1940-1963

Inventory

Series 1

Alphabetical reference file. - 1944-1959. - Consists of correspondence, speeches, reports, government publicity and acts, memos, articles and clippings.

M-1724-1Automobile insurance. - 1949-1955
M-1724-2Broadcasting. - 1947-1956
M-1724-3Child welfare and pensions. - 1947- 1957
M-1724-4Coal. - 1949-1953
M-1724-5Cost of living. - 1948-1953
M-1724-6Dominion provincial conference. - 1945- 1951
M-1724-7Employment. - 1949-1951
M-1724-8Education. - 1951-1959
M-1724-9Family allowances. - 1944-1953
M-1724-10Federal government appointments. - 1949- 1955
M-1724-11Films. - 1947-1953
M-1724-12Finance. - 1948-1954
M-1724-13Freight. - 1952-1958
M-1724-14Health. - 1947-1959
M-1724-15Hospitals and hospital insurance. - 1949- 1957
M-1724-16Highways. - 1951-1958
M-1724-17Housing. - 1944-1954
M-1724-18Immigration. - 1947-1958
M-1724-19Indians. - 1955
M-1724-20Justice Department. - 1952-1953
M-1724-21Labour. - 1953-1956
M-1724-22Liquor. - 1951-1958
M-1724-23Mining. - 1950-1953
M-1724-24Municipal affairs. - 1949-1957
M-1724-25National defence. - 1948-1958
M-1724-26Schools. - n.d.
M-1724-27Trans-Canada highway. - 1948- 1958
M-1724-28Tax agreements. - 1951-1955
M-1724-29Transportation. - n.d.
M-1724-30Treasury branches. - 1947-1950
M-1724-31Trade and Commerce. - 1949- 1954
M-1724-32Veterans. - 1945-1953
M-1724-33Welfare. - 1956
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Series 2

Federal Constituencies' papers. - 1945-1957

M-1724-34Acadia Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1956. - Includes correspondence and form letters regarding elections, candidates and meetings, minutes, lists of constituency officers, election returns and clippings.
M-1724-35Athabasca Federal Liberal Association. - 1949-1953. - Includes correspondence and form letters regarding federal elections and list of resolutions.
M-1724-36Bow River Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1956. - Includes letter regarding propagandistic paintings, Labour Progressive Party, correspondence regarding government favours, also Liberal promotion in Banff-Cochrane area, organization of Strathmore area for election, form letters and correspondence regarding nominating convention and federal election, nominating convention minutes, and poll returns.
M-1724-37Battle River-Camrose Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1957. - These two associations were amalgamated in 1952. Includes form letters and correspondence regarding federal elections, correspondence regarding employment for construction of Castle Grenade Range and organization of new amalgamated constituency, letters by John L. Haar and correspondence regarding formation of Women's Liberal Clubs, minutes of Camrose Women's Liberal Club, resolutions of national convention, poll returns, text of speech by Honourable George Prudham, biographical Sketch of candidate Paul Farnalls.
M-1724-37ABattle River-Camrose Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1957. - These two associations were amalgamated in 1952. Includes form letters and correspondence regarding federal elections, correspondence regarding employment for construction of Castle Grenade Range and organization of new amalgamated constituency, letters by John L. Haar and correspondence regarding formation of Women's Liberal Clubs, minutes of Camrose Women's Liberal Club, resolutions of national convention, poll returns, text of speech by Honourable George Prudham, biographical Sketch of candidate Paul Farnalls.
M-1724-38Calgary North and East Liberal Associations' papers. - 1949-1955. - Includes correspondence and promotional material for Donald Mackay regarding election, 1949 for Calgary East, list of key women in Calgary East, and clippings regarding Liberal's alleged violation of the Election Act.
M-1724-39Calgary South Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1945-1953. - Includes correspondence and form letters regarding federal elections, correspondence regarding election results, expenditures, tax structure, results of by-elections, letters by J. Harper Prowse regarding his policy on oil and gas companies, executive and association meeting minutes, biographies of candidates Harold W. Riley Jr., Charlie Matthews and Dr. Frank G. Buchanan, texts of speeches by Hugh John MacDonald, Honourable Paul Martin and Progressive Conservative candidate C. O. Nickle, and clippings regarding elections and by- elections.
M-1724-40Edmonton East Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1953. - Includes text of speech by A. Fred Macdonald.
M-1724-41Edmonton-Strathcona Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1952-1953. - Includes general correspondence and clippings regarding candidate R. F. L. Hanna.
M-1724-42Edmonton West Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1953. - Includes correspondence and form letters regarding elections, text of speech by supporter of Honourable James A. MacKinnon, legal description of polling divisions, copy of Liberal Advocate with articles by and on Honourable George Prudham.
M-1724-43Jasper-Edson Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1956. - Includes letters by J. W. Stambaugh regarding opinions on a Trans-Canada highway, correspondence and material regarding elections, letter from D. J. Keen regarding organization of party, letter from the Jasper Park Liberal Association regarding need for attention to the Park by Government, copies of minutes, and transcript of radio speech by J. W. Welbourn.
M-1724-44Lethbridge Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1953. - Including correspondence and clippings regarding elections, biographical sketch of candidate L. S. Turcotte.
M-1724-45Macleod Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1953. - Includes correspondence and clippings regarding elections and poll returns.
M-1724-46Medicine Hat Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1953. - Includes letter from C. D. Williams to J. Harper Prowse regarding lessons learned from electioneering, letters from David Broadfoot regarding irrigation, letter from H. O. Duggan regarding Social Credit strategy, form letters and clippings regarding federal elections, and description of polling divisions.
M-1724-47Peace River Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1957. - Includes correspondence, form letters, and clippings regarding elections, correspondence regarding Prairie Farm Assistance Act, letter from J. W. Stambaugh regarding marketing of grain, list of key Liberals, poll returns, and description of polling divisions.
M-1724-48Red Deer Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1953. - Includes correspondence, minutes of association meeting, poll returns, form letters, pamphlets and clippings regarding elections.
M-1724-49Vegreville Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1957. - Includes correspondence, letter from N. J. W. Archer regarding Assistant Postmaster at Vilna, minutes of meetings, texts of speeches by candidates John Decore and Fred Magera, form letters, biographies of Fred Magera and Social Credit MP Anthony Hlynka, excerpts from Hansard, pamphlets, clippings, and small map of Vegerville constituency.
M-1724-50Wetaskiwin Federal Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1953. - Includes correspondence, letter from Manitoba Provincial Treasurer regarding Manitoba's public debt, poll returns, pamphlets, and clippings regarding elections.
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Series 3

The Federal Organization. - 1943-1957

M-1724-51Sessions of Parliament- House of Commons. - 1958-1959. - Consists of clippings regarding federal politics and political leaders.
M-1724-52Senate. - 1949-1958. - Includes correspondence between Honourable J. W. Stambaugh and Honourable Jean-Francois Pouliot, form letter from Honourable Geo. H. Ross and clippings.
M-1724-53Saskatchewan Liberal Association. - 1946. - Includes bank convention forms and convention ribbons.
M-1724-54Ontario Liberal Association. - 1947. - Includes convention invitations, programme and notice.
M-1724-55National Liberal Federation. - 1948. - Includes correspondence, lists of resolutions, delegation lists and clippings regarding National Liberal Convention (1948).
M-1724-56National Liberal Federation of Canada papers. - 1943-1957. - Includes correspondence between the Alberta and national associations, correspondence regarding scandal in Social Credit government and information for article on Social Credit, letter regarding future of Liberal party in Alberta, resolutions of the National Liberal convention, report of the Women's division of the National Liberal Federation, including memoriam to late director, Mrs S. C. Tweed, revised constitution, report to and resolutions adopted by the Advisory Council, national list of election candidates, biography of Duncan Kenneth MacTavish, information regarding unemployment insurance and labour legislation, copies of Liberal newsletter, and clippings.
M-1724-57Visits from Ottawa. - 1949-1950. - Includes itineraries and agendas.
M-1724-58National Young Liberal Federation report. - 1954
M-1724-59BC Young Liberal Federation's resolution of Biennial Convention. - 1957
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Series 4

Federal elections. - 1952-1962

M-1724-60A-DFederal election. - 1953. - Includes broadcasts, texts of speeches, form letters, handbook for candidates and miscellaneous correspondence.
M-1724-61Federal election. - 1957. - Includes report on the extensions and improvements in The Veteran's Charter since April 1, 1953.
M-1724-62Federal election. - 1958. - Includes poll returns and clippings.
M-1724-63Election results. - 1952-1962. - Includes clippings.
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Series 5

Provincial Constituencies' papers. - 1942-1953

M-1724-64Athabasca Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1948. - Includes poll returns.
M-1724-65Acadia-Coronation Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1953. - Includes election returns and clippings.
M-1724-66Alexandra Provincial Liberal association papers. - 1947-1950. - Includes biography of candidate James Edgar (Bud) Miller.
M-1724-67Banff-Cochrane Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1950-1952. - Includes minutes and poll returns.
M-1724-68Beaver River Provincial Liberal Association. - 1947-1948. - Includes poll returns and biography of candidate Cecil R. Belleville.
M-1724-69Bow Valley-Empress Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1948. - Includes poll returns and biography of candidate Dr. Herbert George Claxton.
M-1724-70Bruce Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1949. - Includes correspondence regarding provincial election and legal description of polling stations.
M-1724-71Cardston Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1952. - Includes correspondence and clippings regarding provincial elections, biography of candidate Briant Williams Stringham.
M-1724-72Calgary Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1948. - Includes correspondence and membership lists.
M-1724-73Cypress Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1948. - Includes correspondence regarding provincial election.
M-1724-73AClover Bar Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1952. - Includes correspondence regarding provincial elections.
M-1724-73BCamrose Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1953. - Includes correspondence regarding provincial elections.
M-1724-74Drumheller Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1950. - Includes poll returns and legal description of polls.
M-1724-75Didsbury Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1948. - Includes letter from C. C. Alden regarding tax exemption for Mennonites and poll returns.
M-1724-75AEdson Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1951. - Includes letter by J. Harper Prowse regarding Philosophy of Liberalism.
M-1724-76Edmonton Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1940-1952. - Includes minutes, general statement by Returning Officer, biography of candidate Peter Lazarowich.
M-1724-77Grande Prairie Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1950. - Includes poll returns.
M-1724-78Gleichen Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1947-1948. - Includes general correspondence.
M-1724-79Grouard Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1952. - Includes texts of speeches and biography of MLA J. R. Defosses, poll returns, issue of The Spotlight, press broadcasts and clippings.
M-1724-80Olds Provincial Liberal Association papers. - 1959. - Includes text of broadcast and campaign poster.
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Series 6

Provincial elections. - 1952-1955

M-1724-81Radio schedule. - 1952. - Includes texts of speeches, form letters, and information booklets.
M-1724-82Newspaper ads. - 1952
M-1724-83Election material. - 1952. - Includes list and biographical summary of Liberal candidates, speech notes on items of topical interest, form letters, posters, pamphlets, Social Credit election material, and Liberal publication The Provincial News.
M-1724-84Provincial election clippings. - 1955
M-1724-85Election broadcasts. - 1952
M-1724-86A-CProvincial election papers. - 1955. - Includes election pamphlets and form speeches, Lee-Landeryou story, and election advertising schedule.
M-1724-87A-FLiberal Party broadcasts. - 1955. - Broadcasts are of Rev. J. Edgar Bailey, L. S. Turcotte, H. E. Tanner, J. r. Sweeney, Edwin Davidson, and miscellaneous candidates' speeches including Grant MacEwan and Hugh John MacDonald.
M-1724-88Liberal advertising. - 1955
M-1724-89Clippings. - 1955
M-1724-90Provincial election - 1955. - Includes general correspondence and poll returns.
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Series 7

Party officials. - 1942-1959

M-1724-91J. R. Desfosses papers. - 1952-1955. - Includes correspondence regarding roads in constituency, speeches, and government brochure Public Lands Open for Settlement in the Peace River District, Alberta.
M-1724-91AMLA's and MP's papers. - 1955-1957. - Includes correspondence, circular letters and clippings.
M-1724-92Honourable J. W. Pickersgill. - 1955. - Consists of notes on speech.
M-1724-93Honourable Robert Winters. - 1949-1952. - Includes correspondence regarding Trans-Canada Highway, biographical sketch, and an issue of the Liberal Advocate.
M-1724-94Hugh John MacDonald. - 1947-1958. - Includes speeches and clippings.
M-1724-95Grant MacEwan. - 1958-1959. - Includes general correspondence, throne and budget debate, and press releases.
M-1724-96Duncan K MacTavish, Q.C.. - 1954-1955. - Consists of speeches.
M-1724-97Biographical sketches of candidates. - 1955. - Includes copy of photo of Ernest Larson, Wetaskiwin, biographies of Edgar W. Schnell, Harold H. Cush, F. M. Pritchard, Rev. Edgar J. Bailey, William John Stainton, E. F. "Bill" Morton, J. Wilbur Freeland, Varno Westersund, Clyde Stauffer, A. W. Miller, Arthur Soetaert, Alfred Macyk, John Mills, and Mrs. Laurette Carrigan Douglas.
M-1724-98Honourable J. W. Stambaugh. - 1956-1957. - Consists of correspondence.
M-1724-99Honourable J. G. Gardiner. - 1945-1955. - Includes articles, speeches and clippings.
M-1724-100Rt. Honourable W. L. Mackenzie King. - 1946-1952. - Includes clippings, articles by Bruce Hutchison on the 1944 conscription crisis, copies of speeches, and a report submitted by the National Social Security Association of Canada.
M-1724-101Rt. Honourable Louis St. Laurent. - 1948- 1957. - Includes copy of report by Honourable J. G. Gardiner, Minister of Agriculture, copies of speeches, articles and clippings.
M-1724-102Honourable L. B. Pearson. - 1958-1961. - Includes copies of speeches, itineraries and clippings.
M-1724-103John Decore. - 1942-1952. - Includes radio broadcasts.
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Series 8

Alberta Legislature. - 1949-1959

M-1724-104Alberta legislature. - 1949. - Includes clippings.
M-1724-104AAlberta legislature session. - 1951. - Includes reports by J. Harper Prowse, copies of the Annuities Act, report of the Provincial Auditor, and copy of a bill to amend the Edmonton Charter.
M-1724-104BAlberta legislature session. - 1952. - Includes copies of notices of motion, copies of bills, and notices of question.
M-1724-104CSpecial session. - 1955. - Includes letter to J. W. Ryan regarding amendment to Vehicle and Highway Traffic Act, copies of bills, presentation by the Alberta Federation of Agriculture to the Agriculture Committee of the Provincial Legislature.
M-1724-104DSession- general. - 1955. - Includes addresses in reply to the Speech from the Throne, brief by the Alberta Association of Architects regarding Public Works policies, submission by the Alberta Motor Transport Association regarding maximum gross weights.
M-1724-104EAlberta legislature. - 1958. - Includes letter from Alberta Public Denturists Society regarding proposed bill respecting Public Denturists.
M-1724-104FSpeakers. - 1958. - Includes correspondence with other legislatures regarding whether the Speaker should attend caucus meetings.
M-1724-105Redistribution- Alberta. - 1952. - Includes clippings.
M-1724-105AMiscellaneous information. - 1945-1954. - Regarding students in BC, explanation of transferable vote, Red Deer by election, submission of Alberta Salt Co. regarding taxation, and article regarding highways.
M-1724-106General sessions. - 1958-1959. - Includes clippings.
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Series 9

Alberta Liberal Association- general papers. - 1946-1959

M-1724-107Correspondence of president. - 1958. - Includes correspondence regarding visit of L. B. Pearson.
M-1724-107ALiberal Policy and platforms. - 1947-1948. - Includes correspondence, statements and resolutions.
M-1724-108Constitution. - 1947
M-1724-108AFinancial papers. - 1946-1949. - Includes general ledger and financial statements.
M-1724-109General correspondence. - 1949-1958. - Includes correspondence regarding convention, resolutions and clippings.
M-1724-110Advisory council. - 1956-1957. - Includes minutes and membership lists.
M-1724-111Alberta Liberal Association. - 1949-1954. - Includes correspondence regarding meetings.
M-1724-112Alberta Liberal Association. - 1949-1952. - Includes report by Dapne Garrison, Northern Organizer, Alberta Liberal Women's Association, organization reports, and form letters.
M-1724-113Circulars. - 1948-1953. - Includes resolutions, handbook for candidates.
M-1724-114Press releases. - 1958-1959
M-1724-115Memberships. - 1953. - Includes form letters, receipts, membership lists.
M-1724-116The Spotlight. - 1950-1953. - Includes correspondence regarding The Spotlight, an independent Liberal publication, including texts of articles and editorials.
M-1724-117Interprovincial correspondence. - 1949- 1955. - Includes correspondence regarding municipal and public debts, and correspondence with out-of-province Liberals.
M-1724-118Resolutions. - 1946-1958
M-1724-119Minutes. - 1943-1957
M-1724-120Minutes. - 1924-1937. - Found in black binder.
M-1724-120AGeneral correspondence. - 1926-1948. - Includes resolutions, minutes, texts of speeches, issue of The Canadian Liberal Monthly (1939), and clippings.
M-1724-121Alberta Liberal Association headquarter's correspondence. - 1954-1955
M-1724-122Press reports. - 1955
M-1724-123Edmonton Provincial Liberal Association. - 1925-1950. - Includes correspondence, minutes, copies of speeches, resolution of the Saskatchewan Liberal Party, copy of the constitution, and clippings.
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Series 10

J. Harper Prowse. - 1948-1957

M-1724-124Correspondence and speeches regarding Alberta Legislature. - 1935-1957. - Includes returns or questions, copies of bills, reprint from The Canadian Journal of Economies and Political Science regarding "Public Finance in Alberta since 1935" by E. J. Hanson, copies of submissions by the Alberta Federation of Agriculture regarding Agricultural Products Marketing Act.
M-1724-125Texts of speeches. - 1948-1955. - Regarding topics of political interest.
M-1724-126General correspondence to J. Harper Prowse. - 1954-1957. - Includes correspondence regarding Workmen's Compensation and Claims by William Torrance, letter by Premier Ernest Manning regarding mental hospitals and marketing of oil, declaration of proof of age by George Frederick Clarke, and resolutions.
M-1724-127Correspondence. - 1954-1957. - Includes texts of speeches and copy of Liberal Newsletter
M-1724-128Personal correspondence. - 1950-1954. - Includes report on export of gas.
M-1724-129Reports, articles, speeches regarding oil and natural gas. - 1948-1950. - Includes reports by Karl A. Clark on the Athabasca Tar Sands, copies of Imperial Oil Review and Alberta Oil Review, and an article on natural gas.
M-1724-130Papers regarding Alberta legislature. - 1954-1955. - Includes letter from J. D. Read regarding proposed Municipal District Act, notices of motion, and copies of speeches.
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Series 11

Alberta Women's Liberal Association papers. - 1949-1955

M-1724-131Papers regarding Liberal Women's organizations. - 1945-1955. - Includes constitution of Alberta Liberal Women's Association, report of the National Convention of the National Federation of Liberal Women of Canada (1950), texts of speeches, membership lists, form letters, Ontario Women's Liberal Association yearbook, copies of The Alberta Woman, Reveille, copies of newsletter by the National Federation of Liberal Women, and clippings.
M-1724-131APapers regarding Liberal Women's organizations. - 1945-1955. - Includes constitution of Alberta Liberal Women's Association, report of the National Convention of the National Federation of Liberal Women of Canada (1950), texts of speeches, membership lists, form letters, Ontario Women's Liberal Association yearbook, copies of The Alberta Woman, Reveille, copies of newsletter by the National Federation of Liberal Women, and clippings.
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Series 12

Alberta Young Liberal Association papers. - 1948-1958

M-1724-132Correspondence and clippings. - 1946- 1955. - Regarding Alberta Young Liberal Association and 20th Century Clubs. Also includes report of the convention of the Manitoba section of the Young Liberal Association of Canada (1946), resolutions of the National Convention, newsletters, copies of The Young Liberal, University Liberal News and The Gateway, and clippings.
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Series 13

Provincial Liberal Caucus papers. - 1957-1958

M-1724-133General papers regarding caucus. - 1957- 1958. - Includes correspondence, speeches, copies of reports, and clippings.
M-1724-134Lists of executives and contact people. - n.d. - Regarding provincial constituencies.
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Series 14

Alberta Liberal Conventions. - 1947-1958

M-1724-135Agendas and form letters regarding convention. - 1947
M-1724-136Resolutions regarding convention. - 1948
M-1724-137List of council members. - 1949
M-1724-138General papers regarding convention. - 1952. - Includes letter by Deputy Minister of Labour, A. H. Brown regarding older worker, correspondence, constitution, reports, invoices, form letters, and clippings.
M-1724-139General papers regarding convention. - 1954. - Includes correspondence, constitution, reports, speeches, and form letters.
M-1724-140Correspondence, resolutions and form letters regarding convention. - 1956
M-1724-141Correspondence, resolutions and form letters regarding convention. - 1957
M-1724-142General papers regarding convention. - 1958. - Includes correspondence, policy statements, resolutions, and form letters.
M-1724-143Lists regarding delegates' attendance. - 1956. - Includes visitor lists regarding northern Alberta, Calgary, southern Alberta, ex-officio guests, and Edmonton.
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Series 15

Broadcasts- political. - 1949-1958

M-1724-144Radio broadcasts regarding "Provincial Affairs". - 1948-1953
M-1724-145Radio broadcasts regarding "Provincial Affairs". - 1952-1958
M-1724-146Radio broadcast timetables. - 1948- 1952
M-1724-147Election broadcast texts. - 1955
M-1724-148Radio broadcasts texts. - 1954-1958. - Includes speeches by E. C. Manning and "These are the Facts" broadcasts.
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Series 16

Public Accounts Commission. - 1955-1956

M-1724-149Royal Commission papers. - 1956. - Regarding legal fees, including amendments to submission.
M-1724-150Public Works Commission papers. - 1956. - Includes briefs and evidence on tenders.
M-1724-151Papers regarding exchange of mineral rights. - 1955. - Between Hon. E. C. Manning and the Crown.
M-1724-152Treasury Branch papers. - 1945-1955. - Includes statements of loans and overdrafts, notes regarding statements, and clippings.
M-1724-153Exhibit material regarding Highways. - 1941-1955. - Includes statements of contracts awarded specimen specifications, memos (resumes) regarding contracts, bid sheets, and notes regarding exhibits.
M-1724-154Exhibit material regarding Public Works. - 1947-1955. - Includes documents regarding sale and purchase of land.
M-1724-155Exhibit material regarding Chestermere Lake- Spy Hill jail. - 1953-1955. - Includes documents regarding land purchase, aerial photograph, and map.
M-1724-156Exhibit papers and notes regarding liquor stores. - 1950-1955. - Regarding 17th Avenue and Central liquor stores, Calgary.
M-1724-156AHearings of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Conservation Board. - 1950-1951. - Includes Petroleum and Natural Gas Conservation Board hearing in the matter of an application by Canadian Delhi Oil Ltd. for a permit authorizing the removal of natural gas from the province of Alberta (May 7-10, 1951), natural gas reserves of prairie provinces (1950), a study of natural gas requirements for the province of Alberta (1951- 1980), submission of British Columbia Electric Co. Ltd. to the Royal Commission, report on proposed gas gathering system for Alberta Inter-field Gas Lines Ltd., natural gas in the economy of Alberta and British Columbia, briefs by Bellingham Gas Co., Seattle Gas Co., Westcoast Transmission Co. Ltd., Spokane Gas and Fuel Co., and BC Electric Co.
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Series 17

Papers regarding oil and gas. - 1931-1959

M-1724-157Return and correspondence regarding Alberta Gas Trunk Line. - 1954-1956
M-1724-158Clippings regarding oil dividends. - 1958
M-1724-159AClippings regarding oil and oil policy. - 1949-1953
M-1724-159BCorrespondence and clippings regarding Tar Sands. - 1931-1949
M-1724-160Exhibits, correspondence and clippings. - 1949-1951. - Regarding oil, natural gas, coal and pipelines.
M-1724-161Correspondence, speeches and clippings regarding natural gas and oil. - 1950-1959
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Series 18

Papers regarding agriculture. - 1941-1959

M-1724-162Correspondence, speeches, presentations and clippings regarding agriculture. - 1952-1958. - Includes minutes of meetings of the legislative agricultural committee, and submission by the Western Stock Growers' Association regarding Act on marketing presentation by the Canadian Federation of Agriculture.
M-1724-163Articles and clippings regarding daily industry. - 1949-1954
M-1724-164Correspondence, articles, reports and clippings. - 1941-1954. - Regarding rural electrification and electrical power generation. Includes annual report of the Alberta Power Commission (1952), and annual report of the Northwest Territories Power Commission (1951).
M-1724-165Clippings regarding food and grain floor prices. - 1949-1953
M-1724-166Papers and clippings regarding irrigation. - 1948-1959. - Includes submissions of the Medicine Hat Chamber of Commerce regarding proposed irrigation of Redcliff-Ronalane District, map of Canada Land and Irrigation Co. Ltd. project at Medicine Hat, and copy of the Saskatchewan Liberal Newsletter.
M-1724-167Papers and clippings regarding the Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Act. - 1944-1948. - Includes annual reports of activities under the Act, and list of personnel.
M-1724-168Papers and clippings regarding Prairie Farm Assistance Act. - 1944-1958. - Includes reports on activities under the Act, lists of fieldmen and payments, and explanations of the Act.
M-1724-169Documents regarding Department of Land and Forests. - 1947-1953. - Includes Annual Report (1953), and The Eastern Rocky Mountain Forest Convention Act (1947) and amendment (1952).
M-1724-170Papers regarding livestock. - 1948-1955. - Includes correspondence regarding rabies, copy of Livestock and Meat Trade Report and clippings.
M-1724-171Correspondence, reports and clippings. - 1947-1954. - Regarding Lassiter Land Clearing Project at Wanham.
M-1724-172Papers and clippings regarding coarse grains. - 1945-1951. - Includes schedule of payments.
M-1724-173Papers, reports and clippings regarding wheat. - 1951-1959. Includes texts of speeches, and submission by the Winnipeg Grain Exchange regarding Canada's Economic Prospects.
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Series 19

Miscellaneous. - 1943-1956

M-1724-174Papers regarding Board of Industrial Relations. - 1956. - Includes submission by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, and reply to the Board by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
M-1724-175Report regarding crop insurance. - n.d.
M-1724-176Notice of Motion under the Legal Profession Act. - 1955. - Regarding television program entitled "That's the Law".
M-1724-177Bulletin by Dominion Bureau of Statistics regarding population. - 1941
M-1724-178Resolutions and submission by the Farmers' Union of Alberta. - 1956
M-1724-179Submission. - 1955. - From The Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada to the Royal Commission on Canada's Economic Prospects.
M-1724-180Report on the Canadian Women's Army Corps. - 1943
M-1724-181Papers from Hon. George Prudham. - 1954. - Includes notes and suggestions for public speaking classes, copies of speeches by federal cabinet ministers, and biographical sketches of cabinet ministers.
M-1724-181AGeneral Correspondence of Hon. George Prudham, Minister of Mines and Technical Surveys. - 1950-1954. - Includes copies of speeches and clippings.
M-1726 Liberal Association of Alberta. - 1951-1958. - 1cm of textual records. - Consists of motions made by members pertaining to natural gas, municipal financing, education, hospitals, air ambulances, calf vaccination, and roads.
M-1727 Liberal Association of Alberta. - 1959. - 2 items. - Consists of campaign literature for Frank J. Edwards and J. Grant MacEwan
M-1729 Liberal Association of Alberta. - 1959. - 2 pages. - Consists of an address of application to Hugh John MacDonald.
NA-3410 Views of Ernest Larson and C.C. Matthews. - 2 photographs
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Series 20

Social Credit Party information. - 1935-1940

M-1724-182Political pamphlets and articles regarding Social Credit Party. - [ca. 1953]
M-1724-183Texts of speeches regarding Social Credit candidates. - 1952
M-1724-184Broadsides, posters, articles and clippings. - 1935-1953. - Regarding Social Credit years. Includes copy of speech by E. C. Manning and issue of New Liberty (1953).
M-1724-185Speeches and clippings regarding Social Credit. - 1939-1959. - Includes texts of speeches by Hon. R. D. Jorgenson.
M-1724-186Correspondence and clippings regarding anti-Social Credit material. - 1951-1954
M-1724-187Articles, reports, clippings regarding Social Credit. - 1941-1956
M-1724-188Texts of speeches regarding "These Are the Facts" broadcasts. - 1958
M-1724-189Texts of speeches, articles and clippings regarding Ernest C. Manning. - 1947-1958
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Series 21

Social Credit scrapbooks. - 1935-1940

M-1724-vol.1Cartoons and clippings regarding Premier Aberhart. - 1937-1940
M-1724-vol.2Clippings regarding Attorney General J. W. Hugill. - 1935-1939
M-1724-vol.3Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. - 1935-1939
M-1724-vol.4Clippings regarding Aberhart administration, and budget and financing. - 1936-1937
M-1724-vol.5Clippings regarding Abergart administration and Saskatchewan provincial election. - 1938
M-1724-vol.6Clippings regarding anti-Aberhart groups. - 1938-1939
M-1724-vol. 7Clippings regarding Major Douglas, and Social Credit theory and government. - 1935-1939
M-1724-vol.8Clippings regarding Aberhart administration and disallowance of Acts by Federal government. - 1937-1939
M-1724-vol.9Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. - 1937
M-1724-vol.10Clippings regarding Aberhart administration and disallowance of Bank Acts. - 1937-1938
M-1724-vol.11Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. - 1937
M-1724-vol.12Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. - 1935-1937
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Series 22

Information on other political parties. - 1951-1959

M-1724-190Text of speech by provincial C.C.F. leader, Elmer E. Roper. - 1953-1955. - Includes clippings.
M-1724-191Clippings regarding the Civic Reform Labour Party. - 1959
M-1724-192Papers and clippings regarding Progressive Conservative Party. - 1956-1958
M-1724-193Papers and clippings regarding Progressive Conservative Party. - 1951-1955. - Includes text of address by L. B. Pearson.
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Series 23

Clippings. - 1947-1959

M-1724-194Correspondence and clippings regarding newspaper and assorted publications. - 1947-1953. - Includes correspondence regarding placing of advertisements, fifth anniversary edition of the Northern Echo, copies of reports of "As Seen From the Press Gallery on Parliament Hill", issue of La Survivance, 3 issues of Terminal Topics and a copy of Newsprint Data: 1949.
M-1724-195Clippings- general. - 1949-1959
M-1724-196Clippings regarding Alberta politics. - 1949- 1959
M-1724-197Clippings- general. - 1957-1958
M-1724-198Maps of electoral constituencies. - n.d. - Regarding Alexandra, Athabasca, Battle River, Bow River, Calgary West and Calgary East, Camrose, Edmonton East, Jasper-Edson, Leduc, Lethbridge, Macleod, Medicine Hat, Peace River, Red Deer, Rocky Mountain House, Stettler, Vegreville, and Wetaskiwin.
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Series 24

The Spotlight. - 1940-1947

M-1724-vol.13The Spotlight. - September 1940-December 1941
M-1724-vol.14The Spotlight. - September 1940-December 1941
M-1724-vol.15The Spotlight. - January 1942-December 1942
M-1724-vol.16The Spotlight. - January 1943-December 1943
M-1724-vol.17The Spotlight. - January 1944-December 1944
M-1724-vol.18The Spotlight. - January 1945-December 1945
M-1724-vol.19The Spotlight. - January 1946-December 1946
M-1724-vol.20The Spotlight. - January 1947-December 1947
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Series 25

Scrapbooks. - 1940-1947

M-1724-vol.21Scrapbook of clippings. - 1943- 1944
M-1724-vol.22Scrapbook of clippings. - 1944
M-1724-vol.23Scrapbook of clippings regarding Liberal Party. - 1952
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Series 26

Campaign posters and broadsides. - 1949-1957

M-1724-os1Liberal campaign poster. - 1957
M-1724-os2Liberal campaign poster. - 1957
M-1724-os3Liberal campaign poster. - 1957
M-1724-os4Liberal campaign poster. - 1957
M-1724-os5Liberal campaign poster. - 1957
M-1724-os6Liberal campaign newspaper, Wetaskiwin. - June 1949
M-1724-os7Liberal campaign newspaper, Vegreville. - June 1949
M-1724-os8Liberal campaign newspaper, Battle River. - June 1949
M-1724-os9Liberal campaign newspaper, Camrose. - June 1949
M-1724-os10Campaign advertisement for Calgary West candidate, Frank G. Buchanan. - 1951
M-1724-os11Blank meeting notice for Olds candidate, Walter Anderson. - n.d.
M-1724-os12Poster for public meeting, Wetaskiwin. - n.d.
M-1724-os13Poster for public meeting, Vegreville. - 1953
M-1724-os14Notice of nominating convention for the Battle River- Camrose constituency, Viking. - 1955
M-1724-os15Campaign poster for Olds candidate Walter Anderson. - n.d.
M-1724-os16Campaign poster for Edmonton East candidate A. Fred Macdonald. - n.d.
M-1724-os17Alberta Provincial Liberal Radio Campaign Schedule. - June 1955
M-1724-os18Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Wetaskiwin. - 1949
M-1724-os19Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Vegreville. - 1949
M-1724-os20Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Red Deer. - 1949
M-1724-os21Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Macleod. - 1949
M-1724-os22Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Acadia. - 1949
M-1724-os23Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Acadia. - 1953
M-1724-os24Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Bow River. - 1949
M-1724-os25Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Battle River. - 1949
M-1724-os26Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Calgary East. - 1949
M-1724-os27Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Calgary West. - 1949
M-1724-os28Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Wetaskiwin. - 1953
M-1724-os29Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Vegreville. - 1953
M-1724-os30Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Red Deer. - 1953
M-1724-os31Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Peace River. - 1953
M-1724-os32Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Peace River. - 1957
M-1724-os33Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Medicine Hat. - 1953
M-1724-os34Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Macleod. - 1953
M-1724-os35Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Lethbridge. - 1953
M-1724-os36Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Jasper-Edson. - 1953
M-1724-os37Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Athabasca. - 1953
M-1724-os38Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Bow River. - 1953
M-1724-os39Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Battle River- Camrose. - 1953
M-1724-os40Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Edmonton East. - 1953
M-1724-os41Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Edmonton- Strathcona. - 1953
M-1724-os42Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Edmonton West. - 1953
M-1724-os43Proof copy of grant of poll, electoral district of Jasper- Edson. - n.d.
M-1724-os44Returns of the general election of Alberta. - June 29, 1955
M-1724-os45Notice of advance poll, electoral district of peace River. - 1953
M-1724-os46Notice regarding directions for the guidance of voters. - n.d.
M-1724-os47Election proclamation, electoral district of Red Deer. - 1953
M-1724-os48Election proclamation, electoral division of Olds. - 1958
M-1724-os49Election proclamation, electoral district of Peace River. - 1953
M-1724-os50Election proclamation, electoral division of Edmonton. - 1952
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Series 27

Sound recordings. - 1940-1963

RAD-6-1 Owen Browne [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. - 1948 July 6. - 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-2 Owen Browne [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. - 1948 June 4. - 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-3 J. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. - 1952 July 24.- 1 audio disc (12 min. 56 sec.)
RAD-6-4 J. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. - 1952 July 15. - 1 audio disc (12 min. 20 sec. )
RAD-6-5 The Nation’s business : The Rt. Hon. Louis St.-Laurent. - 1949 Apr. 7. - 1 audio disc (12 min. 3 sec.)
RAD-6-6 The Nation’s business : The Hon. Douglas Abbott, Minister of Finance. - 1949 Mar. 25. - 1 audio disc (13 min. 20 sec.)
RAD-6-7 Liberal campaign (Ontario) : 1 minute spots / prepared by R. C. Smith & Son Ltd. - [1949]. - 1 audio disc (ca. 12 min.)
RAD-6-8 The Nation’s business : The Hon. Stuart T. Garson, Minister of Justice. - 1949 Feb. 18. - 1 audio disc (14 min. 40 sec.)
RAD-6-9 Interview between Hon. Paul Martin, Minister of National Health & Welfare and Arthur J. McKenna of the Parliamentary Press Gallery. - [ca. 1950]. - 1 audio disc (ca. 15 min.)
RAD-6-10 Provincial affairs / J. Harper Prowse. - 1948 May 21. - 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-11 Education / Harper Prowse, Liberal Party. - 1948 May 21. - 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-12 J. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. - 1948 June 8. - 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-13 Mr. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. - 1948 June 8. - 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-14 Liberal Convention Round Table Forum / CKY Recording Studios, Winnipeg. - 1947 Sep. 9. - 1 audio disc (15 min.)
RAD-6-15 Harper Prowse [4 broadcasts for] Alberta Liberal association. - [ca. 1948]. - 1 audio disc (17 min. 15 sec.)
RAD-6-16 Mr. Hugh John MacDonald radio talk. - 1952 May 8. - 1 audio disc (ca. 15 min.)
RAD-6-17 [Hon. George Prudham radio talk]. - [ca. 1950]. - 1 audio disc (ca. 10 min.)
RCT-916-1 Louis St.-Laurent election speech in Calgary. - 1977. - 1 audio reel
RCT-916-2 Speech by Lester B. Pearson concerning the role of UN peacekeeping forces. - [ca. 1957]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 2 min. 25 sec.)
RCT-916-3 Speech by Dag Hammarskjold concerning the role of the United Nations and speech by Lester B. Pearson concerning the Suez crisis. - [ca. 1961]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 2 min. 5 sec.)
RCT-916-4 “We shall never surrender” speech by Winston S. Churchill in House of Commons (1940) and excerpt from speech by Lester B. Pearson (1963). - [ca. 1963]. - 1 audio reel (1 min. 45 sec.)
RET-24-1 Copy of RAD-6-(15, 14). - [Copied 1978]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 30 min.)
RET-24-2 Copy of RAD-6-(1-4, 10-13). - [Copied 1978]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 60 min.)
RET-24-3 Copy of RAD-6-(5, 6, 8). - [copied 1978]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 40 min.)
RET-24-4 Copy of RAD-6-(9, 16, 17). - [Copied 1978]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 45 min.)
RET-24-5 Copy of RAD-6-(7, 1). - [Copied 1978]. - 1 audio reel (ca. 17 min.)
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