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Roland Gissing, artist, [ca. 1940s]
Roland Gissing, artist, [ca. 1940s]
NA-5280-1

Roland Gissing fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Textual Records. -- 1895-1986
Series 2 Photographs. -- n.d.

Inventory

Series 1

Textual records. -- 1895-1986

M-7986-1Diaries. -- 1944-1945.
M-7986-2Diaries. -- 1946 and 1956.
M-7986-3Diaries. -- 1957-1958.
M-7986-4Diaries. -- 1959-1960.
M-7986-5Diaries. -- 1961-1962.
M-7986-6Diaries. -- 1963-1964.
M-7986-7Diairies. -- 1965-1966.
M-7986-8Diary. -- 1967.
M-7986-9Notebooks. -- 1944-1955. -- Includes "condensed diary".
M-7986-10Notebook. -- n.d.
M-7986-11Autobiographical notes. -- n.d.
M-7986-12Poetry. – n.d.
M-7986-13Birth certificates. -- 1895.
M-7986-14Correspondence with sister Enid. -- 1939-1945.
M-7986-15Correspondence re divorce from Alexandra Gissing. -- 1961.
M-7986-16Guest book. -- 1950s-1960s.
M-7986-17Newspaper clippings. -- 1940s-1960s.
M-7986-18Correspondence with Nonie Houlton re Gissing. -- 1978-1986.
M-4381-1"The Indian Legend of the Ghost of Ghost River". -- 1965. -- Consists of a brief manuscript written by Gissing.
M-4728-1Letter fragment. -- n.d. -- Includes a sketch of a sunset on Ghost Lake.
M-6405-1Letter to E.W. Beltz of Cochrane, Alberta. -- 1924.
M-6723-1Letters to Ed Beltz, Cochrane, Alberta. -- 1924, 1937-1938.
M-9312-1Letters to Douglas Irvine of Okotoks, Alberta. -- 1962. -- Re gardening.

Series 2

Photographs. -- n.d. -- 57 photographs


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PA-3149Portraits of Roland Gissing and views of paintings. -- n.d. -- 37 photographs.
NA-5280Portrait of Roland Gissing. -- n.d. -- 1 photograph.
NB-51Views of paintings. -- n.d. -- 19 photographs.

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