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Western Heritage Centre logo.
Western Heritage Centre logo, ca. 1997.
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Western Heritage Centre Society fonds

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Table of Contents

Series 1Constitution, agreements, etc. -- 1985-2001
Series 2 Annual meetings. -- 1989-2000
Series 3 Board minutes and associated material. -- 1985-2000
Series 4Membership. -- [ca. 1989]-1999
Series 5 Financial and fundraising. -- 1980-2001, predominant 1986-2000
Series 6 Correspondence. -- 1986-2000
Series 7 Committees. -- 1981-2000, predominant 1986-2000
Series 8 Facility planning and administration. -- 1979-2002, predominant 1986-2000
Series 9 Building and exhibit construction. -- 1989-2000, predominant 1995-1996
Series 10Exhibit planning and design. -- 1991-1999
Series 11 Marketing and promotion. -- 1985-2000
Series 12 Programming and education. -- 1987-2000
Series 13 Newsletters. -- 1987-1998
Series 14 Photographs. -- 1991-2000

Inventory

Series 1 Constitution, agreements, etc. -- 1985-2001. -- 6 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of the constitution and bylaws, articles of incorporation, and various agreements pertaining to the Western Heritage Centre (WHC).
M-8914-1 Constitution and bylaws. -- 1986-2000
M-8914-2 Articles of incorporation and registration. -- 1986-1995
M-8914-3 Agreements: Stockmen's Memorial Foundation and Canadian Rodeo Historical Association. -- 1985
M-8914-4 Agreements: Province of Alberta. -- 1985-2001
M-8914-5 Agreements: Town of Cochrane. -- 1986-1996
M-8914-6 Agreements: Lease of office space. -- 1990-1996
Series 2 Annual meetings. -- 1989-2000. -- 10 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of WHC annual meeting minutes and associated material.
M-8914-7 Annual meeting. -- 1989
M-8914-8 Annual meeting. -- 1990
M-8914-9 Annual meeting. -- 1991
M-8914-10 Annual meeting. -- 1992
M-8914-11 Annual meeting. -- 1993
M-8914-12 Annual meeting. -- 1994
M-8914-13 Annual meeting. -- 1995
M-8914-14 Annual meeting. -- 1996
M-8914-15 Annual meeting. -- 1997
M-8914-16 Annual meeting. -- 1998
M-8914-17 Annual meeting. -- 1999
M-8914-18 Annual meeting. -- 2000
Series 3 Board minutes and associated material. -- 1985-2000. -- 80.5 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of WHC board minutes and associated material including correspondence, committee and other reports, financial statements, etc.
M-8914-19 Board minutes and associated material. -- 1985
M-8914-20 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1986
M-8914-21 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1986
M-8914-22 Board minutes and associated material. -- 1987
M-8914-23 Board minutes and associated material. -- 1988
M-8914-24 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1989
M-8914-25 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1989
M-8914-26 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1990
M-8914-27 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1990
M-8914-28 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1991
M-8914-29 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1991
M-8914-30 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1992
M-8914-31 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1992
M-8914-32 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1993
M-8914-33 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1993
M-8914-34 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1994
M-8914-35 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1994
M-8914-36 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1995
M-8914-37 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1995
M-8914-38 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1996
M-8914-39 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1996
M-8914-40 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1997
M-8914-41 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1997
M-8914-42 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1998
M-8914-43 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1998
M-8914-44 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 1999
M-8914-45 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 1999
M-8914-46 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jan-Jun, 2000
M-8914-47 Board minutes and associated material. -- Jul-Dec, 2000
Series 4 Membership. -- [ca. 1989]-1999. -- 6 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of lists of WHC executive and staff, lists of founding patrons, and a plaque presented to past president, Percy Alexander.
M-8914-48 Founding patrons. -- [ca. 1989-1998]
M-8914-49 Executive and staff lists. -- 1990-1999
M-8914-50 Membership. -- 1995-1998
M-8914-51 Plaque presented to Percy Alexander. -- [ca. 1992]. -- Tooled leather mounted on wood. Consists of a reproduction on leather of the Western Heritage Centre logo surrounded by brands with the inscription: "This certificate is awarded to Percy Alexander, Past president 1991-1992, For your dedication to the preservation and education of our western heritage."
Series 5 Financial and fundraising. -- 1980-2001, predominant 1986-2000. -- 35 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of financial statements, fundraising campaigns, and files relating to miscellaneous financial matters such as loans, donors and sponsors, etc.
  Financial statements
M-8914-52 Financial statements. - 1986-1989
M-8914-53 Financial statements. - 1990-1994
M-8914-54 Financial statements. - 1995-1999
M-8914-55 Monthly financial statements. - 2000
  Miscellaneous financial
M-8914-56 Alberta Stockmen's Memorial Foundation. -- 1980-2000. -- Includes annual financial statements. The ASMF approved a loan to the WHC in 1990.
M-8914-57 Matching funds documentation. -- 1990
M-8914-58 Estate of William Stewart Herron. -- 1990. -- In his will, Herron left the Alberta Stockmen's Memorial Foundation his western clothes and two parade cars. These bequests were challenged by his widow, Marjorie Adaline Herron.
M-8914-59 Donors and sponsors. -- 1993-1998
M-8914-60 Western Economic Diversification loan. -- 1993-2001
M-8914-61 Executive file re financial situation. -- 1998. -- File created by CEO, Donna Livingstone.
  Fundraising
M-8914-62 Fundraising. -- 1986
M-8914-63 Fundraising. -- 1988
M-8914-64 Fundraising. -- 1989
M-8914-65 Fundraising. -- 1990
M-8914-66 Fundraising. -- 1992
M-8914-67 Fundraising. -- 1993
M-8914-o.s.(1-3) Sample family history posters from the "Live the Legacy" fundraising campaign. -- [ca. 1992-1993]. -- Three sample posters highlighting the family history, brand, ranch location and photographs of the McDougall, Ware, and Macleay families.
M-8914-68 Fundraising, part 1. --1994
M-8914-69 Fundraising, part 2. -- 1994
M-8914-70 Fundraising. -- 1995
M-8914-71 Fundraising. -- 1996
M-8914-72 Fundraising. -- 1997
M-8914-73 Fundraising. -- 1998
Series 6 Correspondence. -- 1986-2000. -- 29 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of board and executive correspondence with various levels of government and others regarding the planning, funding, building and administration of the WHC.
M-8914-74 Correspondence. -- May-Aug, 1986
M-8914-75 Correspondence. -- Sep-Dec, 1986
M-8914-76 Correspondence. -- Jan-Jun, 1987
M-8914-77 Correspondence. -- Jul-Dec, 1987
M-8914-78 Correspondence. -- Jan-Jun, 1988
M-8914-79 Correspondence. -- Jul-Dec, 1988
M-8914-80 Correspondence. -- Jan-Jun, 1989
M-8914-81 Correspondence. -- 1989
M-8914-82 Correspondence. -- 1990. -- Mainly with government.
M-8914-83 Correspondence. -- 1990
M-8914-84 Correspondence. -- 1991. -- Includes survey results from a Town of Cochrane poll of the local business community regarding the WHC.
M-8914-85 Correspondence. -- 1992
M-8914-86 Correspondence. -- 1993
M-8914-87 Correspondence. -- 1994
M-8914-88 Correspondence. -- 1995
M-8914-89 Correspondence. -- 1996
M-8914-90 Correspondence. -- 1997-2000
Series 7 Committees. -- 1981-2000, predominant 1986-2000. -- 25 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of minutes and associated material relating to WHC committees.
M-8914-91 ASMF/CRHA Joint Venture Committee. -- 1985-1986. -- The Alberta Stockmen's Memorial Foundation and Canadian Rodeo Historical Association collaborated to form the Western Heritage Centre Society in August 1985.
M-8914-92 Building Committee. -- 1988-1989
M-8914-93 Building Committee. -- 1990
M-8914-94 Building Committee. -- 1991
M-8914-95 Building Committee. -- 1992
M-8914-96 WHC Cattle Roundup 1993 Committee. -- 1992-1993
M-8914-97 WHC Cattle Roundup 1993 Committee: Marketing. -- 1993
M-8914-98 Cochrane Ranche Co-ordinating Committee. -- 1986-1989. -- Includes terms of reference for the committee formed "to advise the Minister of Culture and Multiculturalism on the role to be played by the community in the region surrounding the Cochrane Ranche Provincial Historic Site, and by Albertans at large, in the operation of Cochrane Ranche." Also includes an inventory of the site's physical and natural resources.
M-8914-99 Cochrane Ranche Co-ordinating Committee. -- 1990
M-8914-100 Cochrane Ranche Co-ordinating Committee. -- 1991
M-8914-101 Cochrane Ranche Advisory Committee. -- 1992-1995
M-8914-102 Cochrane Ranche Advisory Committee. -- 1996-1998. -- Includes Cochrane Ranche Hands Association Business Plan, 1997-1999.
M-8914-103 Education Committee. -- 1996-1997
M-8914-104 Education Committee. -- 1998
M-8914-105 Education Committee. -- 1999
M-8914-106 Exhbits Committee. -- 1981, 1989-1992. -- Includes letter to committee member Margaret Buckley from Minister of Culture, Mary LeMessurier, regarding Buckley's concerns for the development and operation of the Cochrane Ranche Historic Site, 1981.
M-8914-107 Exhbits Committee. -- 1993-1994
M-8914-108 Exhbits Committee. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-109 Exhbits Committee. -- 1997. -- Includes 1997 Exhibit Review by Alberta Community Development Historic Sites Service.
M-8914-110 Exhbits Committee. -- 1998
M-8914-111 Exhbits Committee. -- 1999
M-8914-112 WHC Hooves of History Cattle Drive 2000 Committee. -- 1999
M-8914-113 WHC Hooves of History Cattle Drive 2000 Committee. -- 2000
M-8914-114 WHC Hooves of History Cattle Drive 2000 Committee: Marketing. -- 2000
M-8914-115 Horsemen's Gallery Committee. -- 1997-1998
M-8914-116 Volunteer Resources Committee. -- 1995-1996
Series 8 Facility planning and administration. -- 1979-2002, predominant 1986-2000. -- 37 cm of textual records. -- 12 photographs. -- The series consists of feasibility studies, administrative policies and procedures, business plans, organizational charts, job descriptions, team meetings, etc., and files relating to the WHC site controversy, grand opening, attendance, facility evaluation, gift shop, art gallery, library and archives, food services, security, etc.
M-8914-117 Site location. -- 1979-1989. -- Includes notes from meetings of the WHC Location Task Force, 1989.
M-8914-118 Site controversy. -- 1989. -- A significant number of locals in Cochrane and area opposed developing the WHC as part of the Cochrane Ranche Historic Site.
M-8914-119 Administrative policies and procedures. -- 1985-2000
M-8914-120 Feasibility study. -- 1986
M-8914-121 Feasibility study. -- 1989
M-8914-122 Groundbreaking ceremony. -- 1989
M-8914-123 Organizational charts. -- 1989-2000
M-8914-124 Food services. -- 1989-2000
M-8914-125 Master plan. -- [ca. 1989]
M-8914-126 Business plan. -- 1989
M-8914-127 Business plans. -- 1995-1999
M-8914-128 Audience survey summaries. -- [ca. 1990]
M-8914-129 Design brief; exhibit plans. -- 1990-1993
M-8914-130 Job descriptions. -- 1991-2000
M-8914-131 Staff meetings. -- 1991
M-8914-132 Team meetings. -- 1996
M-8914-133 Management team meetings. -- 2000
M-8914-134 Stategic plan. -- 1993
M-8914-135 Art Gallery. -- 1995-1996. -- Includes an inventory of the Western Heritage Collection, 1996. During planning stages, the art gallery was known as "The Doc Seaman Gallery: Legendary Horsemen of the Canadian West" because of a founding donation of paintings from rancher, oilman and WHC Honorary Chairman, Doc Seaman. After Seaman decided he did not want his name used, in 1996 the gallery was renamed The Horsemen's Gallery, and the collection he donated, The O.H. Corral.
M-8914-136 Library and Archives. -- 1995-1996. -- 12 photographs. -- Includes floor plans. The Library was known as the Stockmen's Memorial Foundation Library; later, the Bert Sheppard Stockmen's Foundation Library and Archives.
M-8914-137 Gift Shop. -- 1995-2000
M-8914-138 Security. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-139 Crisis management plan. -- 1996
M-8914-140 Volunteer handbook. -- 1996
M-8914-141 Grand opening. -- 1996
M-8914-142 Attendance. -- 1997-2000
M-8914-143 Facility evaluation. -- 1999
M-8914-144 Concept proposal: Renewal of WHC. -- 2002
Series 9 Building and exhibit construction. -- 1989-2000, predominant 1995-1996. -- 25 cm of textual records. -- 1 photograph. -- The series consists of specifications, contracts, correspondence, etc. relating to the construction, furnishing and completion of the WHC building and exhibits. For views, see M-8914-244,248 (photograph albums).
M-8914-145 Early plans. -- 1989-1990. -- 1 photograph. -- Re building location, exterior, layout, etc.
M-8914-146 Cana Project Management Ltd.: Contract, final report, etc. re building construction. -- 1990-1996
M-8914-147 Exhibits: Multi-media software development for kiosks. -- 1995
M-8914-148 Exhibits: Animal models: General. -- 1995
M-8914-149 Exhibits: Animal models: Cows and small animals. -- 1995
M-8914-150 Exhibits: Animal models: Horses. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-151 Exhibits: Human figures. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-152 Exhibits: Great West Mural. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-153 Exhibits: Rodeo Hall. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-154 Exhibits: Continental Divide. -- 1996
M-8914-155 Exhibits: Life on the Land. -- 1996
M-8914-156 Exhibits: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical. -- 1996
M-8914-157 Exhibits: The Modern Ranch. -- 1996
M-8914-158 Exhibits: Computer software. -- 1996
M-8914-159 Exhibits: Video background sequences. -- 1996
M-8914-160 Exhibits: Audio soundscapes and sound tracks. -- 1996
M-8914-161 Exhibits: Text panels and large scale graphics. -- 1996
M-8914-162 Exhibits: AV hardware supply, install and service. -- 1996
M-8914-163 Office design. -- 1996
M-8914-164 Building signage. -- 1996
M-8914-165 Entrance fence and gates. -- 1996
M-8914-166 Landscaping. -- 1996
M-8914-167 Donor recognition bricks: Supply. -- 1996
M-8914-168 Donor recognition bricks: Engraving. -- 1996
M-8914-169 Donor recognition bricks: Installation. -- 1996
M-8914-170 Highway signage. -- 1996
M-8914-171 New front gate and entrance. -- 2000
Series 10 Exhibit planning and design. -- 1991-1999. -- 138 cm of textual records. -- 6 photographs. -- The series consists mainly of original oversize and bound reproductions of WHC exhibit plans and concept visuals designed and drawn by WHC Principal Designer, Lorne Roder. In addition, a few files relate to artifacts, the WHC travelling exhibits bus, the N.W.M.P. exhibit trailer, and a proposal to house the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame.
M-8914-172 Concept visuals. -- 1994-1996. -- Consists of coloured drawings of exhibits, floorplans, etc.
M-8914-173 General exhibit specifications. -- 1995
M-8914-174 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 1: Life on the Land, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of three volumes: Exhibit Plan; Text, Panel Layouts & Artifacts; Information Drawings.
M-8914-175 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 2: Great West Mural, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of three volumes: Exhibit Plan; Text, Panel Layouts & Artifacts; Information Drawings.
M-8914-176 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 3: Continental Divide, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of three volumes: Exhibit Plan; Text, Panel Layouts & Artifacts; Information Drawings.
M-8914-177 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 5: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of three volumes: Exhibit Plan; Text, Panel Layouts & Artifacts; Information Drawings.
M-8914-178 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 6: The Modern Ranch, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of one volume: Information Drawings.
M-8914-179 Exhibit plan (bound): The Modern Ranch: Grasslands Exhibit. -- 1999. -- Consists of one volume: Design and Fabrication Proposal.
M-8914-180 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 6: Rodeo Events Halll, Draft #5. -- 1996. -- Consists of three volumes: Exhibit Plan; Text, Panel Layouts & Artifacts; Information Drawings.
M-8914-181 Exhibit plan (bound): Miscellaneous Drawings and Revisions, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of one volume.
M-8914-182 Exhibit plan (bound): Phase 8: Library, Archives and Media Centre, Draft #5. -- 1995. -- Consists of one volume.
M-8914-183 Travelling exhibits bus. -- 1991-1992
M-8914-184 North West Mounted Police exhibit trailer. -- 1993-1996. -- 6 photographs. -- Sponsored by the N.W.M.P. Commemorative Association.
M-8914-185 Artifacts. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-186 Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame. -- 1995-1997. -- Proposal to share space and some services with the WHC.
  Oversize original drawings, designs and concept visuals by WHC Principal Designer, Lorne Roder
M-8914-251 Drawings and designs: Locator. -- [ca. 1994-1995]
M-8914-252 Drawings and designs: Building exterior. -- [1994-1995]
M-8914-253 Drawings and designs: Floor plans, exhibits plans, concept layouts. -- 1994-1996
M-8914-254 Drawings and designs: General finishes. -- [ca. 1995]
M-8914-255 Drawings and designs: Text panels. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-256 Drawings and designs: Signage: Construction. -- 1995
M-8914-257 Drawings and designs: Signage: Interior. -- 1996
M-8914-258 Drawings and designs: Signage: Highway. -- 1996
M-8914-259 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Exhibit floor plan. -- 1995
M-8914-260 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Historic Development of the West. -- 1994
M-8914-261 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Faces of the West / Historic Personalities. -- 1994-1996
M-8914-262 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Early Ranching Cycle. -- 1994
M-8914-263 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Early branding. -- 1994
M-8914-264 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: N.W.M.P. / C.P.R. -- 1996
M-8914-265 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: The Farm Cycle. -- 1994
M-8914-266 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: The Ranching and Settler Family. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-267 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Women of the West. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-268 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Historic Native Indian Ranches. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-269 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Historic Land Management. -- 1994
M-8914-270 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Not Just Beef Cattle. -- 1994
M-8914-271 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Famous Failures and Surprising Successes / Historic Ranches. -- 1994
M-8914-272 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Evolution of Ranch Styles. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-273 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: The Art (and Myth) of the Cowboy. -- 1994
M-8914-274 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: How Did They Ever Do That. -- 1995
M-8914-275 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Transitions. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-276 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Counting Sheep. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-277 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Dairy Cattle. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-278 Drawings and designs: Life on the Land: Educational Material. -- 1995
M-8914-279 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: General. -- 1995
M-8914-280 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: Life on the Ranch / The Pioneers Cabin. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-281 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: The Party. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-282 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: The Drive. -- 1995
M-8914-283 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: Natives on the Plains. -- 1995
M-8914-284 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: Built Environment / Putting Up Winter Feed. -- 1995
M-8914-285 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: Hazards and Hardships. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-286 Drawings and designs: Great West Mural: Night on the Range. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-287 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Isonometric of exhibits. -- 1995
M-8914-288 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Hall of Horses. -- 1995
M-8914-289 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Main theatre (exterior). -- 1994-1996
M-8914-290 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Main theatre (interior). -- 1994-1996
M-8914-291 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Ranch House facade. -- 1995
M-8914-292 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Leather and Tack Shop / Saddle and Harness Repair Shop (facade). -- 1995
M-8914-293 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Leather and Tack Shop / Saddle and Harness Repair Shop (interior). -- 1995
M-8914-294 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Bunkhouse (facade). -- 1995
M-8914-295 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Bunkhouse (interior). -- 1995
M-8914-296 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Cattle Corral. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-297 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Mini-theatre. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-298 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Computer-ville (facade). -- 1995
M-8914-299 Drawings and designs: Continental Divide: Computer-ville (interior). -- 1995
M-8914-300 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Facade. -- 1995
M-8914-301 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Interior. -- 1995
M-8914-302 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Birth of a Calf. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-303 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Repro, Repro, Repro. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-304 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Disease and the Herd (Treatment). -- 1994-1995
M-8914-305 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Disease and the Herd (Prevention). -- 1995
M-8914-306 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: Vet as Consultant / Enhancement. -- 1994-1996
M-8914-307 Drawings and designs: Veterinarian and Pharmaceutical: The Vet. -- 1995
M-8914-308 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: General. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-309 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: Digging for Facts in the Soil. -- 1995
M-8914-310 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: The Ecology of a Cow Pasture. -- 1995
M-8914-311 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: The Feed and Seed Story. -- 1995
M-8914-312 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: Manure, Methane and Myths. -- 1995
M-8914-313 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: Moooove Over for Computers. -- 1995
M-8914-314 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: To Market, To Market. -- 1995
M-8914-315 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: Banding Together. -- 1995
M-8914-316 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: The Feed Lot. -- 1995
M-8914-317 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: The 4-H. -- 1995
M-8914-318 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: The Modern Dairy. -- 1995
M-8914-319 Drawings and designs: The Modern Ranch: Grassland exhibit. -- 1999
M-8914-320 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Miscellaneous. -- 1994-1996
M-8914-321 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Steer Wrestling. -- 1995
M-8914-322 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Team Roping. -- 1996
M-8914-323 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Bull Riding. -- 1995
M-8914-324 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Bareback Bronc Riding. -- 1995
M-8914-325 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Saddle Bronc. -- 1995
M-8914-326 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Calf Roping. -- 1995
M-8914-327 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Barrel Racing. -- 1995
M-8914-328 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Chuckwagon Racing. -- 1995
M-8914-329 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Rodeo Clown (Bullfighting). -- 1994-1996
M-8914-330 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Cutting Cattle. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-331 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Other Rodeo Events. -- 1995
M-8914-332 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Step Into a Rodeo. -- 1995
M-8914-333 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Virtual Cowboy. -- 1994-1995
M-8914-334 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Organizing a Rodeo. -- 1995-1996. -- Includes notes from an interview with Shirley Edge re organizing a rodeo, November 16, 1995.
M-8914-335 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall: Go Visit a Rodeo Today. -- 1995
M-8914-336 Drawings and designs: Hall of Vision and Information Kiosk. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-337 Drawings and designs: Heritage Gallery. -- 1996
M-8914-338 Drawings and designs: Rodeo Hall of Fame and Stockmen's Lounge. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-339 Drawings and designs: Theatre. -- 1995
M-8914-340 Drawings and designs: Gift Shop. -- 1996
M-8914-341 Drawings and designs: Library and Archives. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-342 Drawings and designs: Administration office. -- 1996
M-8914-343 Drawings and designs: Outdoor exhibits. -- 1995-1996
M-8914-344 Drawings and designs: Travelling exhibits. -- 1995
M-8914-345 Drawings and designs: WHC exhibit at Calgary International Airport. -- 1996
Series 11 Marketing and promotion. -- 1985-2000. -- 22 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of media releases, media coverage, logos, promotional pamphlets, brochures and artifacts, flyers advertising special events held at the WHC, etc.
M-8914-187 Marketing. -- 1994-1997
M-8914-188 Strategic communications plan proposals. 1996
M-8914-189 Promotional pamphlets and brochures. -- [ca. 1989]
M-8914-190 Promotional pamphlets and brochures. -- [ca. 1990-1995]
M-8914-191 Promotional pamphlets and brochures. -- [ca. 1996-1998]
M-8914-346 Promotional material for proposed advertising campaign. -- [ca. 1997-1998]
M-8914-192 Media releases: Mailing lists. -- 1987
M-8914-193 Media releases. 1989
M-8914-194 Media releases. 1990-1993
M-8914-195 Media releases. 1994
M-8914-196 Media releases. 1995
M-8914-197 Media releases. 1996
M-8914-198 Media releases. 1998-1999
M-8914-199 Media coverage. -- 1985-1986
M-8914-200 Media coverage. -- 1987
M-8914-201 Media coverage. -- 1988
M-8914-202 Media coverage. -- 1989
M-8914-203 Media coverage. -- 1991
M-8914-204 Media coverage. -- 1992
M-8914-205 Media coverage. -- 1993
M-8914-206 Media coverage. -- 1994
M-8914-207 Media coverage. -- 1995
M-8914-208 Media coverage. -- 1996
M-8914-209 Media coverage. -- 1997
M-8914-210 Media coverage. -- 1998
M-8914-211 Media coverage. -- 1999
M-8914-212 Media coverage. -- 2000
M-8914-213 Promotional artifacts. -- 1990-2000. -- Consists of pins, belt buckles, a bandana, and other promotional material..
M-8914-214 Logos. -- [ca. 1996], 2000
M-8914-347 Flyers for special events held at WHC. -- 1996-1998
M-8914-215 Flyers for special events held at WHC. -- 1996-2000
Series 12 Programming and education. -- 1987-2000. -- 43 cm of textual records. -- 2 video recordings. -- The series consists of material relating to the development and delivery of interpretive and educational programming at the WHC, including school programs and a sleepover program.
M-8914-216 Interpretive Program Matrix: Historical Thesis. -- 1987
M-8914-217 Interpretive Program Matrix: Great Plains Research Consultants: Final report. -- 1990
M-8914-218 Programming. -- 1992-2000
M-8914-219 Upcoming Events memos. -- 1998, 2000
M-8914-220 Summer interpretor manual. -- 1996
M-8914-221 Seasonal interpretor training kit. -- 1997
M-8914-222 Interpretor resource material: Background Study Guide Resource Manual. -- [ca. 1996]
M-8914-223 Interpretor resource material: Cow Encyclopedia. -- [ca. 1996]
M-8914-224 Interpretor resource material: Horse Encyclopedia; Saddles. -- [ca. 1996]
M-8914-225 Summer Interpretor Log Book. -- 2000
M-8914-226 Olds College partnership. -- 1996-1997. -- Re Olds College usage of WHC facilities to conduct evening classes.
M-8914-227 School programs: Activities and resource material. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-228 School programs: Cowboy Christmas. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-229 School programs: Back to the Ranch. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-230 School programs: Language Arts. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-231 School programs: The Legend of the Cowboy. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-232 School programs: Making History. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-233 School programs: Ranch and Recycle. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-234 School programs: A Ranch Way of Life. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-235 School programs: Science. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-236 School programs: Social Studies. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-237 School programs: Tourism. -- [ca. 1996-2000]
M-8914-238 Sleepover program: Organizational. -- 1998-2000
M-8914-239 Sleepover program: Activities. -- 1999-2000
M-8914-240 Sleepover program: Evaluations. -- 1998-2000
M-8914-241 Sleepover program: Videos. -- 1998-2000. -- 2 video recordings. -- Recordings of two sleepover programs at WHC: Cowboy Days, and Home on the Ranch.
Series 13 Newsletters. -- 1987-1998. -- 3 cm of textual records. -- The series consists of WHC newsletters.
M-8914-242 Newsletters. -- 1987-1989
M-8914-243 Newsletters. -- 1990-1998
Series 14 Photographs. -- 1991-2000. -- 2002 photographs. -- The series consists of views of the construction of the WHC building and exhibits, WHC grand opening, personalities, fundraisers, special events, and other activities.
M-8914-244 Photograph album. -- 1991-2000. -- 64 photographs. -- Consists of views of WHC building site preparation, travelling exhibits bus, school groups, special events, personalities, merchandise, etc.
M-8914-245 Photograph album. -- [ca. 1991-1993]. -- 192 photographs. -- Consists of views of WHC activities, personalities, and special events including 1993 AGM.
M-8914-246 Photograph album. -- 1994. -- 385 photographs. -- Consists of views of WHC Cypress Hills Trail Ride, August 26-28, 1994.
M-8914-247 Photograph album. -- 1995-1996. -- 308 photographs. -- Consists of promotional views of WHC building, exhibits, special events, etc. Includes views of Grant MacEwan cutting cake.
M-8914-248 Photograph albums. -- 1995-1996. -- 691 photographs. -- Consists of views of WHC exhibit preparation including animal figures, human figures, Great West Mural, etc.
M-8914-249 Photograph albums. -- 1996. -- 256 photographs. -- Consists of views of WHC Grand Opening, July 1, 1996.
M-8914-250 Photograph albums. -- 1999-2000. -- 106 photographs. -- Consists of views of WHC activities, events, exhibits, personalities, etc.
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