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Una MacLean interviewing R.G. Reid for Glenbow, 1961
PA-364

United Farmers of Alberta Oral History Project

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Inventory

M-3864Hugh Allen. - 1961. - 15 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview with a former United Farmers of Alberta cabinet minister from the Peace River area.
RCT-14 John E. Brownlee. - 1961. - 9 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview with John Brownlee, former United Farmers of Alberta Premier of Alberta, in which he discusses his early life, career as a lawyer, the UFA government, Henry Wise Wood, Herbert Greenfield, transfer of natural resources to Alberta, prohibition, railways, the Depression, cooperatives, irrigation and banking. Covers the time period from the 1920s to 1935.
M-4079 John E. Brownlee. - 1961. - 150 pages. - Consists of a transcript of the interview with John Brownlee, former United Farmers of Alberta Premier of Alberta, in which he discusses his early life, career as a lawyer, the UFA government, Henry Wise Wood, Herbert Greenfield, transfer of natural resources to Alberta, prohibition, railways, the Depression, cooperatives, irrigation and banking. Covers the time period from the 1920s to 1935. There is an index to the interview on pages 144 to 150. View now.
RCT-17-(1-3)James A. Cameron. - 1961. - 3 audio cassettes. - Consists of interview regarding his activities in the farmers' movement and the United Farmers of Alberta.
M-3904James A. Cameron. - 1961. - 19 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview regarding United Farmers of Alberta history in the Medicine Hat area.
M-4077b T.A. Crerar. - 1961. - 10 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview with T.A. Crerar, leader of the Progressive Party in the House of Commons, about his views of the Progressive movement in Canadian politics, the United Grain Growers, the United Farmers of Alberta, Henry Wise Wood, and the Union Government. View now.
RCT-16D.H. Galbraith. - This interview has been missing since before 1986.
RCT-19Edward J. Garland. - 1961. - 3 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview with the former UFA Member of Parliament for Bow River, regarding the political history of the United Farmers of Alberta.
M-4077a William Irvine. - 1960. - 18 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview with William Irvine about his life, activities as a United Farmers of Alberta Member of Parliament, his political philosophies, and his views about former colleagues such as J.E. Brownlee and T.A. Crerar. View now.
RCT-37George Johnston. - 1967. - 3 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview with the former Speaker of the Legislature about the United Farmers of Alberta and provincial politics from 1921 to 1935.
RCT-23J. Russell Love. - 1962. - 3 audio cassettes. - Consists of reminiscences about the United Farmers of Alberta and provincial politics from 1920 to 1935.
M-4053William Thomas Lucas. - 1961. - 19 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview regarding the political career of the UFA Member of Parliament for Camrose.
M-4075-11John Farquhar Lymburn. - 1958. - 4 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview with the former Attorney General in the United Farmers of Alberta government.
RCT-18John Farquhar Lymburn. - 1961. - 2 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview about the United Farmers of Alberta government from about 1926 to 1935.
RCT-17-(6-9)Milton McCool. - 1961. - 4 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview about his political career with the United Farmers of Alberta, and his family.
M-4122Irene Parlby. - 1958. - 11 pages. - Consists of a brief biography of the former United Farmers of Alberta cabinet minister, written by Una Maclean Evans.
RCT-21Irene Parlby. - The quality of sound on this interview is so poor that it is indecipherable.
M-4074-6 Lorne Proudfoot. - 1959. - 20 pages. - Consists of a transcript of an interview with Lorne Proudfoot of Chinook, Alberta about his early life, running his ranch, and his activities as a United Farmers of Alberta MLA from 1921 to 1935. View now.
RCT-22Lorne Proudfoot. - 1962. - 3 audio cassettes. - Consists of reminiscences of former UFA MLA about the United Farmers of Alberta and provincial politics, 1917-1935.
RCT-17-(4-5)Richard Gavin Reid. - 1961. - 2 audio cassettes. - Consists of interview about his life, political activities in the Mannville area, and the United Farmers of Alberta.
RCT-20Richard Gavin Reid. - 1962. - 3 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview with the former UFA Premier about the UFA and provincial politics from 1921 to 1935.
RCT-15-(1-4)Henry Spencer. - 1962. - 4 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview about the difference in thought between the political movements Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba in the 1920s.
RCT-15-(5-6)Mary Sutherland. - 1962. - 2 audio cassettes. - Consists of an interview about the differences in thought between the political movements in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba in the 1920s.
RCT-24Ray Wood. - 1962. - 1 audio cassette. - Consists of his reminiscences of his father, Henry Wise Wood, politics and his family.
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