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Toole, Peet and Company office, Calgary, 1926
Toole, Peet and Company office, Calgary, 1926

Toole, Peet and Company fonds

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M-1439-1 History of company. -- 1913-1929. -- Consists of agreements establishing the shareholding basis of the parties of the company.
M-1439-2 Partnership agreements. -- 1911-1914. -- Consists of declarationof partnership of W. Toole and G.L. Peet (December 4, 1911); and agreement re incorporation of the company and issue of shares (January 19, 1914).
M-1439-3 Memoradum of Asssociation of Toole, Peet and Company. -- September 17, 1913. -- Includes objects of the company and list of directors.
M-1439-4 Articles of Association. -- 1913-1932. -- Consists of Certificate of Incorporation (1913); Memorandum of Association (1913); and special resolutions and amendments tothe above (1930, 1932).
M-1439-5 Minute book. -- January 19, 1914-October 27, 1937
M-1439-6 Legal agreements. -- 1913-1938. -- Consists of agreements re issue and transfer of shares, voting control, dividends and bonuses, additional capital, etc.
M-1439-7 Salary book. -- 1911-1932. -- Consists of lists of employees and their salaries.
M-1439-8 Income tax returns. -- 1919-1936
M-1439-9 Bank books. -- 1922-1948. -- Consists of bank pass books for Canadian Bank of Commerce re Calgary property, oil shares, bonds, Calgary Ice Company, and insurance (1922-1944); and Provincial Bank of Ireland pass book (1928).
M-1439-10 Financial statements. -- 1913-1930, 1941

General business correspondence. -- 1919-1939. -- Consists of the following:

Letter re hiring of S.G.J. Robbins, 1919
Letter re buildings on 8th Avenue and unemployement, 1920
Letters re coal, bond stock, real estate loan department, finances, and fire insurance for British traders, 1921
Letter re bonus to S.G.J. Robbins, 1924
Letter re resignation of H.S. Jones, 1929
Letter re dividends, audit of books, cheques, transfer of bonds, etc., 1930
Letters re signing authority for bond trading account, sale of 100 shares, K.A. Graburn

M-1439-12 A.J. Toole personal and business correspondence. -- 1939-1953. -- Consists of letters re the death of W.Toole, board of trade, lease in Fort McMurray, Calgary mortgage and Canada West Securities, Atlantic Oils, oil investment, dividend on Widney Oils, Gardner Wardrop and company. Includes 1941-1945 tax assessments.
M-1439-13 Correspondencd re H.D. McKeen and investment department. -- 1945-1950. -- Includes 1947 report re investment prospects.
M-1439-14 Building contracts for Toole, Peet building. -- 1930. -- Consists of blueprints, specifications, and agreements with various companies for a second storey addition to the company building. Includes material from Bennet and White, Trotter and Morton, and W.S. Bates.
M-1439-15 Second World War rent control regulations. -- [ca. 1939-1945). -- Consists of tables and letters re various tenants and building rents, and outline of Alberta housing scheme.
M-1439-16 Pacific Northwest Pipeline Corporation. -- 1952-1953. -- Consists of reports, map and letters to shareholder.
M-1439-17 Estate of Colonel Gilbert E. Sanders. -- 1947-1965. -- Consists of general estate matters of A.J. Toole's father-in-law.

View of the Toole, Peet and Company office (1926); and crowds of land purchasers lined up outside (ca. 1911-1912. -- 2 photographs.

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