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Alderman Robert Weir, Calgary, Alberta
Alderman Rober Weir, Calgary, Alberta
NA-5387-1

Robert Weir fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Textual records. -- 1889-1970
Series 2 Photographs. -- [ca. 1910-1930]

Inventory

Series 1Textual records. -- 1889-1970. -- 8 cm of textual records
M-1294-1 Certificates, etc. -- 1922-1933. -- Includes marriage certificates of Robert Henry Weir and Stella Blance McLean; congratulatory telegrams on wedding; certificate awarded to Phyllis Weir for the memorizing of scripture; membership certificate of Stella Weir in Women’s Missionary Society.
M-1294-2 Programs, etc. -- 1945-1970. -- Re dedication of Weir memorial at Grace Presbyterian Church; dedication of memorial window and book of memory in the Memorial chapel, Nurses Residence at Calgary General Hospital; Sunday services leaflet at Grace Presbyterian Church; pamphlet regarding the building of Grace Presbyterian Church.
M-1294-3 Miscellany. -- 1889-1894, 1932-1944. -- Includes passport of R. H. Weir and Stella B. Weir; autograph book of Stella Weir, 1889-1894, report cards of Phyllis Weir, 1932-1944.
M-1294-4 Publications. -- 1941-1944. -- Includes Analecta, Calgary Collegiate Institute, volume 26, number 1, June, 1941; volume 27, number 1, June, 1942; volume 28, number 1, June, 1943; volume 29, number 1, June, 1944.
M-1294-5 Clippings. -- 1926-1943. -- Re death of Alderman R. H. Weir; memorials to him, 21st annual meeting of Grace Presbyterian Church.
M-1294-6-oversize Oversize. -- 1903-1937. -- Diploma, 1905, International Sunday School Association for completion of elementary teacher training course; diploma, no date, from the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church for attendance presented to Phyllis Weir; diploma, 1938, from General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church for the memorizing of scripture presented to Phyllis Weir; certificate of membership, 1903, from the Women’s Foreign Missionary Society of the Presbyterian Church, presented to Stella B. McLean; diploma, 1903, from the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church for reciting the shorter catechism, presented to Stella B. McLean; result sheet, 1937, for the Calgary Civic election on November 17.
Series 2 Photographs. -- [ca. 1910-1930]. -- 212 photographs

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PA-3247 Robert Weir. -- n.d.. -- Portrait. -- 1 photograph
PD-143 Family of Robert Weir, Calgary. -- [ca. 1910-1930]. -- 206 photographs
NA-3533 Calgary streets and buildings, Royal North-West Mounted Police stone marker, and visit of Prince of Wales. -- [ca. 1918-1930]. -- 5 photographs
NA-5387 Robert Weir. -- n.d. -- Portrait. -- 1 photograph. -- Copy negative of PA-3247 above
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