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Kay Russell family fonds

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of three series: A. Kay Russell personal series, 1922-1984; B. Russell family correspondence series, 1921-1984; C. Russell family papers and photographs series, 1909-1983. Kay Russell personal series contains diaries, notes and other papers. Diaries pertain to hunting and pack triā€¦
Date Range
1909-1984, predominant 1921-1984
Reference Code
M63 / V63
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Transparency
Textual record
Diary
Private record
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 63
V 63
Sous-Fonds
M 63
V 63
Accession Number
7199
Reference Code
M63 / V63
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Transparency
Textual record
Diary
Private record
Other Title Info
Also known as the Kay Russell fonds
Date Range
1909-1984, predominant 1921-1984
Physical Description
2.4 m of textual records. -- ca.620 photographs (ca.570 prints, ca.45 negatives, 6 transparencies)
History / Biographical
Anna Kathleen (Kay) Russell, 1909-1984, was a camp cook, homemaker and naturalist who lived and worked near Waterton Lakes National Park in southern Alberta, Canada. Kay Riggall was the daughter of guide and outfitter Bert Riggall, and Dora Riggall, and the sister of Doris (Babe) Riggall (Burton). Kay worked with her father as a camp cook until her marriage in 1938 to Andy Russell, who later took over Riggall's businesses. Kay Russell was an avid diarist who faithfully documented her personal and family life while working in the Riggall and Russell family businesses and raising five children on the family ranch. Children are: Richard "Dick" H. (b.1938); Andrew Charles "Charlie" (b.1941); Harold John "John" (b.1944); Hugh Gordon Riggall "Gordon" (b.1947); Lorenda Anne "Anne" (b.1952).
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of three series: A. Kay Russell personal series, 1922-1984; B. Russell family correspondence series, 1921-1984; C. Russell family papers and photographs series, 1909-1983.
Kay Russell personal series contains diaries, notes and other papers. Diaries pertain to hunting and pack trips, vacations, daily life of the Russell family, and the natural environment in which they lived.
Russell family correspondence series contains family correspondence and general correspondence. Family correspondence consists of letters sent and received within the family by Kay, Andy, Dick, Charlie, John, Gordon and Anne Russell; also Babe Burton, Harold and Lorenda Russell, Fannie Riggall and others. General correspondence consists of letter and cards to the Russell family from numerous friends and acquaintances.
Russell family papers and photographs series consists of financial papers, 1952-1983, Bert Riggall estate papers, 1955-1962, photographs, 1909-1980, and other material. Photographs pertain mainly to the Riggall and Russell families, including: Kay Riggall and Riggall family; Riggall home, hunting, activities, Twin Butte and Waterton areas; wedding and honeymoon photographs of Kay and Andy Russell, 1938; Kay and Andy Russell and children; Russell home, Hawk's Nest, ranch, pets, horses; friends and relatives; hunting and fishing; wildlife and natural history.
Notes
One large b&w print (approx. 28x35cm) of a giraffe was moved from unprocessed box to V63 / O.S. for proper storage.
Name Access
Russell, Andy
Russell, Kay
Subject Access
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Access by advance appointment only
Some restrictions on access and reproduction
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Related Material
Related to the Andy Russell fonds (M153/S43/V555) and the Bert Riggall fonds (M376/V26)
Creator
Russell, Kay
Category
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Biographical Source Notes
Kathleen Riggall Russell biography by Valerie Haig-Brown
family members
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Processing Status
Processed / Unprocessed
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1966 : [financial papers]

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1973
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [11]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [11]
Date Range
1973
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Finding Aid
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1966 : [financial papers]

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1974
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [12]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [12]
Date Range
1974
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Finding Aid
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1966 : [financial papers]

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [13]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [13]
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Finding Aid
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1968 : [financial papers]

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1976
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [14]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [14]
Date Range
1976
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
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1974 : [financial papers]

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1976
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [41]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [41]
Date Range
1976
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
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1982 : [financial papers]

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
2009
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [95]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [95]
Date Range
2009
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
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Account book 1973-74

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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1973-1975
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [32]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [32]
Date Range
1973-1975
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Finding Aid
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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
1957
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [2]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [2]
Date Range
1957
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
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Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Date Range
2010
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [96]
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Kay Russell family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
III.A. Family papers and photographs series : financial papers
Reference Code
M63 / III.A. - [96]
Date Range
2010
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
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