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Red Cross blood donor clinic
Calgary, Alberta
NA-3087-27

Canadian Red Cross Society,
Alberta-Northwest Territories Division fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Policy and administration. -- 1916-1981; (predominant 1971-1976)
Series 2Minutes. -- 1914-1984
Series 3Annual reports. -- 1921-2001
Series 4Correspondence. -- 1920-1987; (predominant 1961-1985)
Series 5Newsletters. -- 1932-1989; (predominant 1952-1984)
Series 6Brochures. -- 1921-1987; (predominant 1921-1929)
Series 7Subject files. -- 1925-1986; (predominant 1948-1964)
Series 8Scrapbooks. -- 1914-1988, predominant 1984-1988
Series 9First World War and Second World War. -- 1917-1947, predominant 1939-1945
Series 10Air Raid Instruction. -- 1942
Series 11Radio and television promotions. -- [ca. 1940-1990]
Series 12Financial statements. -- 1914-1979
Series 13Miscellaneous files. -- 1939-1997
Series 14 Scanned Document Photographs and slides. -- [ca. 1914]-1974

Inventory

Series 1

Policy and Administration. -- 1916-1981; (predominant 1971-1976). -- 6 cm of textual records. -- Consists of by-laws, policy and administration procedures of the Alberta-NWT Division of the Canadian Red Cross Society and the national office of the Canadian Red Cross Society. Includes a photocopy of the constitution of the Calgary Branch. Artificially arranged in alphabetical and chronological order.

Series 1-a

Alberta-NWT Division

M-8228-1By-laws. -- 1971
M-8228-2By-laws. -- 1976
M-8228-3By-laws. -- 1979
M-8228-4Rules of the Alberta Division of the Canadian Red Cross Society. -- 1925
M-8228-5Handbook on Organization, Policy and Administration. -- 1967
M-8228-6Administration of a Red Cross Branch. -- 1974
M-8228-7Personnel Policy Guide Book. -- 1974
M-8228-8Manual of Personnel Administration. -- [1980]

Series 1-b

Calgary Branch

M-8228-9Constitution. -- 1945; Revised constitution and bylaws. -- 1971

Series 1-c

Canadian Red Cross Society

M-8228-10Charter and by-laws. -- 1916, 1938, 1946
M-8228-11Incorporation, letters patent and by-laws. -- 1960, 1972
M-8228-12Organization and Services. -- 1960
M-8228-13Report of the Special Task Force on Organization and Administration-Balfour Report, 1981
M-8228-14Notes for the guidance of local branches
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Series 2

Minutes. -- 1914-1984. -- 1.48 m of textual records. -- Consists of the minutes of the annual meeting; board of management; executive, finance, water safety and zoning committee of the Alberta-NWT Division of the Canadian Red Cross Society. The Division minutes include financial statements and reports of various committees (e.g. Red Cross Youth). There are no Division minutes for the years 1977-1979. There are no finance committee minutes for the years 1931-1944. See note in file 36. Consists of the minutes of the Calgary Branch of the Canadian Red Cross Society. There are no minutes for the years 1941-1951 and 1964-1969. Original order retained. Some files are in fragile condition. Photocopying may not be permitted. Please consult archivist.

Series 2-a

Alberta -NWT Division

M-8228-15Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1914- 1916
M-8228-16Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1916- 1919
M-8228-17Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1920- 1922
M-8228-18Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1922- 1928
M-8228-19Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1929- 1932
M-8228-20Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1933
M-8228-21Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1933- 1935
M-8228-22Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1935- 1937
M-8228-23Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1938- 1939
M-8228-24Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1940- 1941
M-8228-25Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1942- 1945
M-8228-26Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1946- 1949
M-8228-27Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1950- 1955
M-8228-28Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1956- 1960
M-8228-29Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1961- 1965
M-8228-30Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1966- 1969
M-8228-31Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1970- 1973
M-8228-32Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1974- 1976
NOTE:NO MINUTES FOR 1977-1979
M-8228-33Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1980- 1982
M-8228-34Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1982- 1983
M-8228-35Alberta-NWT Division minutes. -- 1984

Series 2-b

Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee

M-8228-36Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1922- 1930
NOTE:NO MINUTES FOR 1931-1944
M-8228-37Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1945- 1952
M-8228-38Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1953- 1962
M-8228-39Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1963- 1969
M-8228-40Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1969- 1972
M-8228-41Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1973- 1976
M-8228-42Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1977- 1978
M-8228-43Alberta-NWT Division, Finance Committee minutes. -- 1980- 1982

Series 2-c

Alberta-NWT Division, Water Safety Committee

M-8228-44Alberta-NWT Division, Water Safety Committee minutes. -- 1951-1959
M-8228-45Alberta-NWT Division, Water Safety Committee minutes. -- 1960-1962

Series 2-d

Alberta-NWT Division, Zoning Committee

M-8228-46Alberta-NWT Division, Zoning Committee minutes. -- 1950- 1961

Series 2-e

Calgary Branch

M-8228-47 Calgary Branch minutes. -- April 17, 1914-October 16, 1916. -- Note: The volume has minutes at the front and an extensive list of "associate members" from southen Alberta at the back.
M-8228-48Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1916-1917
M-8228- 49Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1917-1920
M-8228-50Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1920-1926
M-8228-51Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1926-1927
M-8228-52Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1928-1929
M-8228-53Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1930-1931
M-8228-54Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1932-1933
M-8228-55Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1934-1935
M-8228-56Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1936
M-8228-57Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1937-1938
M-8228-58Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1939
M-8228-59Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1940
NOTE:NO MINUTES FOR 1941-1951
M-8228-60Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1952
M-8228-61Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1953
M-8228-62Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1954-1955
M-8228-63Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1956-1957
M-8228-64Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1958-1959
M-8228-65Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1960
M-8228-66Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1961
M-8228-67Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1962
M-8228-68Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1963
NOTE:NO MINUTES FOR 1964-1969
M-8228-69Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1970
M-8228-70Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1971
M-8228-71Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1972
M-8228-72Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1973
M-8228-73Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1974
M-8228-74Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1975
M-8228-75Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1976
M-8228-76Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1977
M-8228-77Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1978
M-8228-78Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1979
M-8228-79Calgary Branch minutes. -- 1980
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Series 3

Annual reports. -- 1921-2001. -- 76.5 cm of textual records. -- Consists of the annual reports of the Alberta-NWT Division and the Calgary Branch of the Canadian Red Cross Society. There is no Alberta-NWT Division report for 1988. There are no Calgary Branch reports for the years 1923-1940, 1982 and 1985-1990. Includes some of the annual reports of the Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat and Red Deer Branches. Also includes annual reports of the Southern Region and Southern Alberta Region. Original order retained. Some files are in fragile condition. Photocopying may not be permitted. Please consult archivist.

Series 3-a

Alberta-NWT Division

M-8228-80Alberta Provincial Branch annual report. -- 1921
M-8228-81Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1927- 1929
M-8228-82Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1930- 1933
M-8228-83Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1934- 1937
M-8228-84Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1938- 1940
M-8228-85Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1941- 1944
M-8228-86Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1945- 1950
M-8228-87Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1951- 1957
M-8228-88Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1958- 1963
M-8228-89Alberta Division annual reports. -- 1964- 1967
M-8228-90Alberta-NWT Division annual reports. -- 1968- 1971
M-8228-91Alberta-NWT Division annual reports. -- 1972- 1976
M-8228-92Alberta-NWT Division annual reports. -- 1977- 1981
M-8228-93Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1982
M-8228-94Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1983
M-8228-95Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1984
M-8228-96Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1985
M-8228-97Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1986
M-8228-98Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1987
NOTE:NO REPORT FOR 1988
M-8926-1Alberta-NWT Division annual report. -- 1989-1990

Series 3-b

Calgary Branch

M-8228-99Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1921
M-8228-100Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1922
NOTE:NO REPORTS FOR 1923-1940
M-8228-101Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1941
M-8228-102Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1942
M-8228-103Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1943
M-8228-104Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1944
M-8228-105Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1945
M-8228-106Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1946
M-8228-107Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1947
M-8228-108Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1948
M-8228-109Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1949
M-8228-110Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1950
M-8228-111Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1951
M-8228-112Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1952
M-8228-113Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1953
M-8228-114Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1954
M-8228-115Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1955
M-8228-116Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1956
M-8228-117Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1957
M-8228-118Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1958
M-8228-119Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1959
M-8228-120Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1960
M-8228-121Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1961
M-8228-122Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1962
M-8228-123Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1963
M-8228-124Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1964
M-8228-125Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1965
M-8228-126Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1966
M-8228-127Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1967
M-8228-128Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1968
M-8228-129Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1969
M-8228-130Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1970
M-8228-131Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1971
M-8228-132Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1972
M-8228-133Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1973
M-8228-134Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1974
M-8228-135Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1975
M-8228-136Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1976
M-8228-137Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1977
M-8228-138Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1978
M-8228-139Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1979
M-8228-140Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1980
M-8228-141Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1981
NOTE:NO REPORT FOR 1982
M-8228-142Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1983
M-8228-143Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1984
NOTE:NO REPORTS FOR 1985-1990
M-8926-2Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1991-1992
M-8926-3Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1992-1993
M-8926-4Calgary Branch annual report. -- 1993-1994

Series 3-c

Affiliated Branches

M-8228-144Edmonton Branch annual reports. -- 1964-1965, 1984, 1986
M-8228-145Grande Prairie annual reports. -- 1981, 1986
M-8228-146Lethbridge Branch annual report. -- 1982-1983, 1986
M-8228-147Medicine Hat Branch annual report. -- 1983-1984, 1986
M-8228-148Red Deer Branch annual report. -- 1981, 1983, 1986

Series 3-d

Other

M-8926-5Southern Region annual report. -- 1995-1996
M-8926-6Southern Alberta Region annual report. -- 1996-1997
M-8926-7Regional annual review. -- 1997-1998
M-8926-8Regional annual review. -- 1999-2000
M-8926-9Southern Alberta Region annual review. -- 2000-2001
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Series 4

Correspondence. -- 1920-1987; (predominant 1961-1985). -- 20 cm of textual records. -- Consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence and internal memoranda of the Alberta-NWT Division and the Calgary Branch of the Canadian Red Cross Society. Includes legal documents (certificate of title, indenture, memorandum of agreement, etc.), circular, reports, press releases and news clippings. Original order retained. Some files are in fragile condition. Photocopying may not be permitted. Please consult archivist.

M-8228-149American Red Cross (Servicemen). -- 1974- 1982
M-8228-150Arts and Crafts. -- 1975-1976
M-8228-151Brown, Fred U. (President). -- 1978-1981
M-8228-152Commissioner's Correspondence (Lt. Col. D.H. Tomlinson). -- 1939-1958
M-8228-153Commissioner's Correspondence (H.C. Hilton). -- 1964- 1976
M-8228-154Commissioner's Correspondence (G.S. Hogg). -- 1975- 1980
M-8228-155Commissioner's Correspondence (G.S. Hogg). -- 1981- 1984
M-8228-156Commissioner's Correspondence (K. Stewart). -- 1984- 1987
M-8228-157Edmonton Branch. -- 1971-1973
M-8228-158Edmonton Branch. -- 1984-1985
M-8228-159Estate of William Arthur Bradley. -- 1954
M-8228-160Financial Resources Committee. -- 1976- 1986
M-8228-161Fund raising. -- 1983-1986
M-8228-162Gilmet, A.G. (Director-Water Safety). -- 1979
M-8228-163Grande Prairie. -- 1976-1983
M-8228-164Hammill, Mrs. Margaret (Secretary). -- 1938- 1940
M-8228-165Mayerthorpe Elementary School. -- 1986- 1987
M-8228-166Medicine Hat. -- 1952-1954
M-8228-167Miscellaneous. -- 1939-1986
M-8228-168Newspaper publicity and propaganda. -- 1920- 1922
M-8228-169Nominating Committee. -- 1985-1986
M-8228-170Pinkham, Miss Mary (Honorary Secretary). -- 1928-1929, 1935
M-8228-171Public Relations - National Information Officers. -- 1981
M-8228-172Red Cross Film. -- 1976-1977
M-8228-173Red Cross House (Lougheed House). -- 1948- 1953
M-8228-174Red Deer Branch. -- 1978-1979
M-8228-175Rumours and Criticism. -- 1961-1964
M-8228-176Selection Committee. -- 1984
M-8228-177Skinner, Mrs. T.J.S. (President). -- 1939- 1940
M-8228-178Smith, W. Donald (President). -- 1975-1976
M-8228-179Snider, Cheryl (Director-Red Cross Youth). -- 1977- 1985
M-8228-180Staff General [Memoranda]. -- 1982
M-8228-181Superintendent of Junior Red Cross. -- 1922
M-8228-182Training and Reunion. -- 1983-1985
M-8228-183United Way. -- 1962-1977
M-8228-184Yellowknife Hospital. -- 1945-1946
M-8228-185Yellowknife Hospital. -- 1947
M-8228-186Yellowknife Hospital. -- 1948-1953
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Series 5

Newsletters. -- 1932-1989; (predominant 1952-1984). -- 12 cm of textual records. -- Consists of newsletters of the Canadian Red Cross Society, Alberta-Northwest Territories Division. Also contains one issue of the Alberta Juniors newsletter. There are no newsletters for 1985- 1986. Original order retained.

Series 5-a

Alberta-NWT Division

M-8228-187The Volunteer. -- 1952
M-8228-188The Volunteer. -- 1953
M-8228-189The Volunteer. -- 1954
M-8228-190The Volunteer. -- 1955
M-8228-191The Volunteer. -- 1956
M-8228-192The Volunteer. -- 1957
M-8228-193The Volunteer. -- 1958
M-8228-194The Volunteer. -- 1959
M-8228-195The Volunteer. -- 1960
M-8228-196The Volunteer. -- 1961
M-8228-197The Volunteer. -- 1962
M-8228-198The Volunteer. -- 1963
M-8228-199The Volunteer. -- 1964
M-8228-200The Volunteer. -- 1965
M-8228-201The Volunteer. -- 1966
M-8228-202The Volunteer. -- 1967
M-8228-203The Volunteer. -- 1968
M-8228-204The Volunteer. -- 1969
M-8228-205Action. -- 1970
M-8228-206Action. -- 1971
M-8228-207Action. -- 1972
M-8228-208Action. -- 1973
M-8228-209Action. -- 1974
M-8228-210Action. -- 1975
M-8228-211Action. -- 1976
M-8228-212Action. -- 1977
M-8228-213Action. -- 1978
M-8228-214Action. -- 1979
M-8228-215Action. -- 1980
M-8228-216Action. -- 1981
M-8228-217Action. -- 1982
M-8228-218Action. -- 1983
M-8228-219Action. -- 1984
M-8228-220Crossroads. -- 1987
M-8228-221Crossroads. -- 1988
M-8228-222Crossroads. -- 1989

Series 5-b

Affiliates

M-8228-223Alberta Juniors. -- 1932
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Series 6

Brochures. -- 1921-1987; (predominant 1921-1929). -- 3 cm of textual records. -- Consists of brochures of the Albert-Northwest Territories Division of the Canadian Red Cross Society and the Canadian Red Cross Society. Original order.

Series 6-a

Alberta Division

M-8228-224Red Cross Health Centre. -- 1921; Nation builders : are you one?. -- 1922; Services of [Red Cross] for the people of Alberta. -- 1924; An interpretation of Red Cross. -- 1926; Onward Alberta!. -- [ca.1929]; Keep the lamps burning. -- [ca.1931]; Health or all : all for health. -- [ca.1934]; The Canadian Red Cross Society. -- 1987

Series 6-b

Red Cross Society

M-8228-225The crusade for good health, no.7,8,9. -- 1921; The public health nurse : her place and work. -- [1921]; Red Cross Instruction in home hygiene and care of the sick for girl scouts. -- 1922; Still serving : the Red Cross in pictures. -- [ca.1924]
M-8228-226The Red Cross in peace. -- 1927; The story of the Red Cross. -- 1927; Peace timepolicy and health program of the Red Cross in Canada. -- 1928; A brief summary of the work of the Canadian Red Cross Society since the war. -- [1929]
M-8228-227The Red Cross gives so much to so many, 1982; Tracing and Reunion. -- 1987; The Canadian Red Cross Society : blood service. -- n.d.
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Series 7

Subject files. -- 1925-1986; (predominant 1948-1964). -- 3 cm of textual records. -- Consists of alphabetically arranged subject files of the Alberta-NWT Territories Division, the Calgary Branch and the Bowness Branch of the Canadian Red Cross. Includes a film list, information notes, posters and press releases. The certificate of title is a photocopy of the original. Artificially arranged.

M-8228-228Bowness Branch. -- 1949-1964
M-8228-229Capital Purchase Program. -- 1986
M-8228-230Certificate of Title, Alberta Division (Duplicate). -- 1942
M-8228-231Donor cards. -- [ca. 1954]
M-8228-232Film list, Alberta-NWT Division. -- 1983- 1984
M-8228-233Information notes
M-8228-234Invitation, dedication and flag raising ceremony, Calgary Branch. -- 1948
M-8228-235o.s.Posters
M-8228-236Press releases. -- 1925, 1961
M-8228-237Programme, Official Opening, Calgary Red Cross Building. -- 1979
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Series 8

Scrapbooks. -- 1914-1988, predominant 1984-1988. -- 1.38 m of textual records. -- Consists of scrapbooks containing press clippings and photographs related to the activities of the Red Cross. The International Friendship Album was a gift from the Red Cross Society of China to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Red Cross and for the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. Original order retained. Some scrapbooks are in fragile condition. Photocopying may not be permitted. Please consult archivist.

Series 8-a

Clipping Services

M-8228-238Newsclippings, AIDS. -- 1983-1985
M-8228-239Newsclippings, AIDS. -- 1985
M-8228-240Newsclippings, AIDS. -- 1986-1987
M-8228-241Newsclippings, AIDS. -- January-February 1987
M-8228-242Newsclippings, AIDS. -- February-March 1987
M-8228-243Newsclippings, AIDS. -- March-October 1987
M-8228-244Newsclippings, AIDS. -- 1988
M-8228-245Newsclippings, Branches. -- 1984-1987
M-8228-246Newsclippings, Campaign. -- 1984-1985
M-8228-247Newsclippings, Campaign. -- 1986
M-8228-248Newsclippings, Campaign. -- 1987-1988
M-8228-249Newsclippings, Edmonton tornado. -- 1987
M-8228-250Newsclippings, Edmonton tornado. -- 1987
M-8228-251Newsclippings, Emergency. -- 1985-1988
M-8228-252Newsclippings, Ethiopia. -- 1984-1985
M-8228-253Newsclippings, Ethiopia. -- 1987-1988
M-8228-254Newsclippings, International. -- 1985-1986
M-8228-255Newsclippings, International. -- 1988

Series 8-b

Other Scrapbooks

M-8228-256Newsclippings and photographs, No. 1. -- 1945- 1952
M-8228-257Newsclippings and photographs, No. 2. -- 1952- 1963
M-8228-258Newsclippings and photographs, No. 3. -- 1964- 1968
M-8228-259Newsclippings and photographs. -- [ca. 1949- 1979]
M-8228-260Newsclippings and photographs. -- [ca. 1970- 1988]
M-8926-10Alberta Red Cross, Calgary Branch, Women's Work Committee. -- 1914-1917, 1941-1978
M-8926-11International Friendship Album. -- [1988]
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Series 9

First World War and Second World War. -- 1917-1947, predominant 1939-1945. -- 30 cm of textual records. -- Consists of brochures, booklets, cables, circular, journals, news clippings, newsletters, posters, reports, sheet music, etc., regarding the activities of the Canadian Red Cross during the First and Second World War. Also consists of files on MIAs/POWs from Calgary. Original order retained. Most files are in fragile condition. Photocopying may not be permitted. Please consult archivist.

M-8228-261[Brochures]. War Work for the New Year. -- 1917; Winter 1918 : War Work. -- 1918; Regulations concerning Prisoners of War. -- 1918
M-8228-262Letter of thanks. -- 1917
M-8228-263[Booklet]. Knitting instructions for war work. -- 1940
M-8228-264[Booklets]. Emergencies in War. -- 1941; Health, Home Nursing, Emergencies. -- 1942
M 8228-265 [Brochures]. The Canadian Red Cross Society : 1914 - and after. -- [ca. 1939]; The Red Cross in War : information manual for Red Cross workers. -- [ca. 1940]
M-8228-266 [Brochures]. Prisoners of War in German and Italian Prison Camps. -- 1942; Prisoners : wounded, missing, sick. -- 1942; A message from the Red Cross to next-of-kin of Canadian and other British prisoners of war or wounded, missing, or other casualties. -- [ca. 1940]; A message from the Red Cross to the next-of-kin Canadian Prisoners of War. -- [ca. 1940]
M-8228-267Cashbook, Red Cross Calgary Branch, Women's War Work Committee. -- 1939-1941
M-8228-268Cashbook, Red Cross Calgary Branch, Women's War Work Committee. -- 1942-1944
M-8228-269Circular, etc., re: parcels for Prisoners of War. -- 1939- 1943
M-8228-270Circular and bulletins (National and Alberta Divisions). -- 1939-1941
M-8228-271Circular and lecture books for nursing and auxiliary members. -- 1941 and n.d.
M-8228-272Correspondence, re: Prisoners of War. -- 1940, 1942
M-8228-273Fund raising. -- 1940-1945
M-8228-274[Journal]. Despatch. -- 1940-1945
M-8228-275[Journal]. The Prisoner of War. -- 1942- 1945
M-8228-276[Manuals]. Drill Manual, n.d.; Manual of Organization and Rules and Regulations of the Canadian Red Cross Corps. -- 1944
M-8228-277[Map]. Prisoner of War Camps in Far East. -- [ca. 1942]
M-8228-278Newsclippings, Prisoners of War. -- [ca.1942]
M-8228-279[Newsletter]. The Canadian Prisoners of War Relatives Association. -- 1943
M-8228-280Prisoner of War list for Alberta. -- 1946
M-8228-281Posters, re: ads for food parcels. -- [ca. 1942]
M-8228-282[Report]. Alberta Red Cross in Peace and War, 1914-1947" by D. Geneva Kent, 1947.
M-8228-283[Report]. Book no.3 [drop-in centre for enlisted men?]. -- January-April 1945
M-8228-284[Sheet music]. Cross of the Red on a field on white by Gordon V. Thompson,. --1943
M-8228-285Third Victory loan payroll savings purchase agreements (blank). -- 1942
M-8228-286Visitors' Book [Red Cross drop-in centre for soldiers?]. -- 1944-1946
M-8926-12Cable file. -- 1942-1945
M-8926-13P.O.W. [prisoner of war]. -- 1942-1943
M-8926-14Presumed Dead and Killed, "A". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-15Presumed Dead and Killed, "B". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-16Presumed Dead and Killed, "C". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-17Presumed Dead and Killed, "D". -- 1942-1945
M-8926-18Presumed Dead and Killed, "E". -- 1944-1945
M-8926-19Presumed Dead and Killed, "F". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-20Presumed Dead and Killed, "G". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-21Presumed Dead and Killed, "H". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-22Presumed Dead and Killed, "I". -- 1944-1945
M-8926-23Presumed Dead and Killed, "J". -- 1944-1946
M-8926-24Presumed Dead and Killed, "K". -- 1943-1945
M-8926-25Safe. -- 1943-1945
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Series 10

Air Raid Instruction. -- 1942. -- 6 cm of textual records. -- Consists of the Calgary Herald's issue of "The ABC of ARP", 20 May 1942, booklets, and materials issued to Zone Wardens (signs, questionnaires, message pad, permits, reports, etc.). Original order retained.

M-8228-287[Booklets]. Incendiary bombs and how to deal with them. -- [1942]; Blackout for your home. -- [1942]; Warden's handbook. -- [1942]
M-8228-288Calgary Herald, "The ABC of ARP". -- 1942
M-8228-289Instructions to Air Raid Wardens. -- 1942
M-8228-290First Aid and Zone Warden signs. -- [1942]
M-8228-291Miscellaneous (includes questionnaire, message pad, permits, report form, zone register, etc.), [ca.1942]
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Series 11

Radio and television promotions. -- [ca. 1940-1990]. -- 4 transcription discs, 12 audio tape reels, 2 audio cassettes, 3 video tape reels, 3 video tape cassettes.. -- Consists of radio and television promotions of the Canadian Red Cross. Included in this series are a radio play by Clarence Mack, interviews with Dr. Stanley Greenhill, Medical Director of the Blood Transfusion Service and Dr. Jeremy Culver-James, Medical Director of the Red Cross Blood Supply. Original order retained. NOTE: The Glenbow Archives does not have a machine to play the quadruplex video tape reel although the National Archives of Canada does. The Archives does not have a machine to play the 1" video tape reel. Please consult archivist.

Series 11-a

Transcription Discs

RAD-53-1 Death's Preview : Canadian Red Cross Blood Donor Service. -- [ca. 1950]. -- 1 transcription disc (15 min.). -- Consists of a dramatic radio play written by Clarence Mack, about blood transfusions saving the lives of fire and accident victims. It features Bill Krem as Death, Lois Hume as Shock, Bill Downing as Hal Haemorrhage, Mark Weber as the man on the street, Alan Pringle as the newsboy, Gordon Gibbs as the narrator, Brian O'Brien as RH, and Gerry Smith as the Red Cross attendant. The play was written for and broadcast by CFAC radio in Calgary. -- Reproduced from outer to inner grooves.
RAD-53-2 Blood Transfusion Service campaign : Remember, Blood Donors are Life-Savers too. -- [ca. 1940-1945]. -- 1 transcription disc. -- Consists of 18 radio promotions. Side one consists of three 5 minute programs regarding: an accident in Winnipeg: a young woman blood donor in eastern Canada saving the life of an older man; and an emergency air drop of blood to the isolated community of Spirit River, Alberta. Side two consists of five 15 second promotions, and ten 30 second promotions encouraging the donation of blood for civilian needs, as well as for Canadian soldiers fighting overseas. -- Reproduced from outer to inner grooves.
RAD-53-3 Red Cross Program. July 9, [1947]. -- 1 transcription disc (15 min.). -- Consists of an interview by Miss E.T. Hugo, Donor Panel Director of the Blood Transfusion Service, Alberta Division, with Dr. Stanley Greenhill, Medical Director of the Blood Transfusion Service. The program outlines new peace-time initiatives, including the mobile blood donor clinics and free blood banks. his is one episode of a regular program broadcast on CFRN every Wednesday afternoon, as a public service feature. -- Reproduces from inner to outer grooves.
RAD-53-4 Teddy de Waal. -- [ca. 1946]. -- 1 transcription disc (7.5 min.). -- Consists of the story of Teddy de Waal, a Calgary child suffering from severe anaemia who was given a blood transfusion to save his life. Teddy is interviewed, as well as his mother, Audrey de Waal. It is also mentioned that the life of Teddy's father, John de Waal, was saved by blood plasma, when he was injured in his work with a fire fighters corps during the Second World War. -- NOTE: This transcription disc is oversized, and the needle rest on the transcription disc player must be removed in order to play it. -- Reproduced from outer to inner grooves.

Series 11-b

Red Cross radio promotions

M-8228-2921978 file: Small Craft Safety (Weather). -- April 25, 1978. -- 1 audio tape; 1978 Summer Blood Promotion. -- May 26, 1978. -- 1 audio tape reel; Small Craft Safety. -- June 9, 1978. -- 1 audio tape reel
M-8228-2931979-1980 file: 1979 Summer Blood Promotion : Don Wright. -- 1979. -- 1 audio tape reel; 1979-1980 Winter Blood Promotion : Nancy Travers. -- 1979 -- 1 audio tape reel
M-8228-2941982 file: Friends for Life. -- February 18, 1982. -- 1 audio tape reel; Partners in the United Way. -- 1982. -- 1 audio tape reel
M-8228-2951983 file: Red Cross Youth. -- February 28, 1983. -- 1 audio tape reel; Proud Partners [Red Cross/United Way]. -- 1983. -- 1 audio tape reel; Friends for Life. -- 1983. -- 1 audio tape cassette. -- Also includes Rick Scott singing the "Dracula" blood song.
M-8228-2961984 file: Summer '84 [water safety]. -- 1984. -- 1 audio tape reel; Letter from a Concerned Citizen. -- July 12, 1984. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- See also the video version.
M-8228-2971987 file: Keep the Red Cross Red. -- February 25, 1987. -- 1 audio tape reel. -- See also the video version.; Interview with Dr. Jeremy Culver-James. -- September 29, 1987. -- 1 audio tape cassette. -- Consists of an interview played on "The Homestretch" program of CBC Radio, Calgary, about the 40th anniversary of the Blood Program.

Series 11-c

Red Cross television promotions

M-8228-box 35Red Cross Water Safety. -- October 26, 1982. -- 1 video tape cassette [VHS]
M-8228-box 35Tribute. -- March 16, 1983. -- 1 video tape cassette [VHS]
M-8228-box 35Keep the Red Cross Red. -- February 25, 1987. -- 1 video tape cassette [VHS]
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Series 12

Financial statements. -- 1914-1979 . -- 20 cm of textual records. -- Consists of the financial statements of the Alberta Provincial Branch, Alberta Division, Calgary and of the Alberta-Northwest Territories Division of the Red Cross. There are no Provincial Branch statements for 1918. There are no Alberta Division statements for 1921, 1923-1924, 1926-1930, 1932-1939, 1941-1942, 1947-1949, 1952, 1967 and 1969. There are no Alberta-NWT Division statements for 1973-1974 and 1977. Original order maintained.

Series 12-a

Alberta Provincial Branch

M-8926-26Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1915
M-8926-27Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1916
M-8926-28Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1917
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1918
M-8926-29Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1919
M-8926-30Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1920
M-8926-31Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1921
M-8926-32Alberta Provincial Branch financial statements. -- 1922

Series 12-b

Alberta Division, Calgary

M-8926-33Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1914-1915
M-8926-34Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1916
M-8926-35Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1917
M-8926-36Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1918
M-8926-37Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1919
M-8926-38Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1920
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1921
M-8926-39Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1922
NOTE: NO STATEMENTS FOR 1923
M-8926-40Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1924
M-8926-41Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1925
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1926-1930
M-8926-42Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1931
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1932-1939
M-8926-43Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1940
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1941-1942
M-8926-44Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1943
M-8926-45Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1944
M-8926-46Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1945
M-8926-47Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1946
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1947-1949
M-8926-48Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1950
M-8926-49Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1951
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1952
M-8926-50Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1953
M-8926-51Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1954
M-8926-52Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1955
M-8926-53Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1956
M-8926-54Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1957
M-8926-55Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1958
M-8926-56Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1959
M-8926-57Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1960
M-8926-58Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1961
M-8926-59Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1962
M-8926-60Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1963
M-8926-61Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1964
M-8926-62Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1965
M-8926-63Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1966
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1967
M-8926-64Alberta Division financial statements. -- 1968
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1969
M-8926-65Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1970
M-8926-66Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1971
M-8926-67Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1972
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1973-1974
M-8926-68Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1975
M-8926-69Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1976
NOTE:NO STATEMENTS FOR 1977
M-8926-70Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1978
M-8926-71Alberta-Northwest Territories Division financial statements. -- 1979
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Series 13

Miscellaneous files. -- 1939-1997 . -- 6 cm of textual records. -- Consists of the International Committee of the Red Cross - notebook, certificates and publications. Artificial order.

M-8926-72International Committee of the Red Cross. -- 1947, [1987], 1989, 1992, n.d.
M-8926-73Notebook, Oilfields Turner Valley Branch. -- 1964-1986
M-8926-74Certificates. -- 1995, 1997
M-8926-75Publications. -- 1939, 1966, 1971-1972, 1987

Series 14


Photographs and slides. -- [ca. 1914]-1974

Many of these photographs have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.

PA-1680 Hospitals and Dr. R. Burton Deane. -- [ca. teens-1950s]. -- 6 photographs
PA-3330 Red Cross views. -- 1942-1974. -- 22 photographs
PB-847 Red Cross views. -- 2 photographs
PD-298 Red Cross views. -- 2 photograph albums
PD-336 Red Cross views. -- 2 photograph albums
NA-2903-(1-84) Red Cross buildings, personnel, activities, children's hospital, blook donor clinics, etc. -- [ca. late teens]-1971. - 84 photographs
NA-3066-1 Mary Pinkham, Red Cross volunteer. - 1950s. - 1 photograph
NA-3087-(1-45) Red Cross buildings, personnel, activities, children's hospital, blook donor clinics, etc. -- [ca. 1914]-1958. -- 45 photographs
S-207-(1-66) Slide show on blood donor clinics (includes recorded commentary), and general Red Cross views. -- 66 slides
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