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American trade, industry and politics scrapbook [1939]

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
Scrapbook is hand-made from coloured construction paper and consists of newspaper clippings from The Christian Science Monitor's Fireside Series [ca. 1939]. Newspaper clippings pertain to various problems and policies in the United States at the beginning of World War II, including foreign trade, i…
Date Range
[1939]
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 - 21
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Scrapbook
  54 images     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
III.B.4. Georgina Luxton : Collected Material : Textual Records
Sous-Fonds
III. Luxton Family sous-fonds
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 - 21
GMD
Textual record
Scrapbook
Date Range
[1939]
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Scrapbook is hand-made from coloured construction paper and consists of newspaper clippings from The Christian Science Monitor's Fireside Series [ca. 1939]. Newspaper clippings pertain to various problems and policies in the United States at the beginning of World War II, including foreign trade, industry, wages and employment, and federal taxes.
Subject Access
Businesses
Commerce
Industry
Communications
Finances
Government
Labour
Laws and legislation
Military
Politics
Science and technology
War
World War II
Geographic Access
United States of America
Language
English
Category
Commerce and industry
Communications
Government
Labour
Law and justice
Military
Politics
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of item
Electronic Resources
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Calgary Alberta Merchants and Manufacturers Record

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of two copies of "Calgary Alberta Merchants and Manufacturers Record: The Manufacturing, Jobbing and Commercial Center of the Canadian West". Content pertains to various businesses operating in Calgary in 1911. LUX / II / F1 / 31 copy is not annotated, LUX / II / F1 / 32 copy has mini…
Date Range
1911
1954
Reference Code
LUX / II / F1 / 31 and 32
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / II / F : Collected material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / II : Eleanor Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / II / F1 : Textual
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / II / F1 / 31 and 32
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Date Range
1911
1954
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records (2 volumes ; 24 x 15 cm)
Scope & Content
File consists of two copies of "Calgary Alberta Merchants and Manufacturers Record: The Manufacturing, Jobbing and Commercial Center of the Canadian West". Content pertains to various businesses operating in Calgary in 1911. LUX / II / F1 / 31 copy is not annotated, LUX / II / F1 / 32 copy has miniature card attached to inside of front cover dedicating book to Eric Harvie [dated 1954], as well as annotations on same page [see "Content Details"]. Illegible signature on front cover of same copy.
Notes
Items have been placed in separate files to help differentiate due to being annotated vs. non-annotated, as well as one including attachment.
Name Access
Harvie, Eric
Humphreys, Claude
Subject Access
Advertising
Businesses
Commerce
Commercial products
Industry
Labour
Finances
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Calgary
Language
English
Conservation
Items have been stored in separate file folders
Handle with care as items may be fragile [particularly item in file LUX / II / F1 / 32]
Category
Commerce and industry
Labour
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Inside front cover: "PRESENTED TO ERIC L. HARVIE 1954 BY CLAUDE V. HUMPHREYS"
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Calgary Herald scrapbook

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of one collection of newspapers and newspaper clippings compiled into one scrapbook bound with string. Content pertains to various publications by the Calgary Herald newspaper between 1933 and 1937. Complete copies and full pages of newspapers make up most of scrapbook; last 6 pages c…
Date Range
1933-1937
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 / 38
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Newspaper clipping
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / III / B : Georgina Luxton
Sous-Fonds
LUX / III : Luxton family sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / III / B4 : Collected material
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 / 38
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Newspaper clipping
Date Range
1933-1937
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records (1 scrapbook ; 44.5 x 60 cm)
Scope & Content
File consists of one collection of newspapers and newspaper clippings compiled into one scrapbook bound with string. Content pertains to various publications by the Calgary Herald newspaper between 1933 and 1937. Complete copies and full pages of newspapers make up most of scrapbook; last 6 pages consist of Calgary Herald newspaper clippings attached to beige construction paper with accompanying notes written in pencil on the pages.
Notes
Annotations in scrapbook are not dated or signed, author unknown [possibly Georgina Luxton]
Name Access
Luxton, Georgina
Subject Access
Advertising
Calgary Herald
Publication
Community events
Government
Industry
Indigenous Peoples
Immigration and homesteading
Labour
Land use
Agriculture
Holidays
Sports
Recreation
Hockey
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Calgary
Banff
Pincher Creek
Access Restrictions
Handle with caution as scrapbook and contents are fragile
Language
English
Conservation
Items wrapped with acid-free tissue paper
Category
Commerce and industry
Environment
First nations
Government
Labour
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Canada and the Present War [1939 - 1942]

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions22404
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
Scrapbook is titled "Canada and the Present War" and consists of newspaper clippings including some full-page excerpts and smaller articles. Scrapbook includes table of contents on first page [see "Content Details"]. Content pertains to Canadian industry, trade, agriculture, national exports, warti…
Date Range
[1939 - 1942]
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 - 20
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Scrapbook
  39 images     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
III.B.4. Georgina Luxton : Collected Material : Textual Records
Sous-Fonds
III. Luxton Family sous-fonds
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 - 20
GMD
Textual record
Scrapbook
Date Range
[1939 - 1942]
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Scrapbook is titled "Canada and the Present War" and consists of newspaper clippings including some full-page excerpts and smaller articles. Scrapbook includes table of contents on first page [see "Content Details"]. Content pertains to Canadian industry, trade, agriculture, national exports, wartime production, and national and global politics; includes statistics for these subjects from World War I and World War II eras [1914 to ca.1942].
Subject Access
Commerce and industry
Communications
Education
Environment
History
Industry
Labour
Laws and legislation
Military
Mines and mineral resources
Mining
Natural resources
Agriculture
Politics
Politics and government
Science and technology
Ship
War
World War I
World War II
Geographic Access
Canada
Ontario
Germany
United States of America
Russia
Language
English
Conservation
Two metal binder rings were removed to prevent risk of future rust damage and contamination. Scrapbook has been re-fastened with unbleached twine and interleaved with acid-free tissue.
Category
Commerce and industry
Communications
Education
Government
Labour
Military
Natural resources
Politics
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of item
Content Details
[Scrapbook table of contents]: Telephone System in Canada Argentine Crops and Canada Farm Production in Canada Business Trends and Industry Income Taxes Newsprint St. Lawrence Power Pact Canada's War Metals Long or Short War Food Industries and Capacity Production Canada Wheat and the War War and Wool War Effect on Travel and Foreign Trade Minerals and War Canada and Ships Chemicals and War How Vulnerable are our Mines? Necessary Supplies for War Comparison between Canada 1914 and 1939 War quickens business in Canada Canada's Balance of Trade Radium Development and Trade with South America Election Platforms - Dominion Elections
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Cascade River, Bankhead Alberta

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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
Image of the Cascade River at Bankhead - wooden infrastructure built up next to the river - caption at bottom reads "Cascade River Bankhead Alta"
Reference Code
v8 / acc / 788 / na66 - 365
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V8
Reference Code
v8 / acc / 788 / na66 - 365
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of the Cascade River at Bankhead - wooden infrastructure built up next to the river - caption at bottom reads "Cascade River Bankhead Alta"
Subject Access
Buildings and memorials
Environment and Nature
Industry
Labour
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
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Clearing downed timber on the Pine River, Fay Trip from Jasper to Hudson's Hope, 1914

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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
Image of two unidentified men clearing downed timber with axes.
Date Range
1914
Reference Code
v8 / lc / accn 2768 / na66 - 93
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V8
Reference Code
v8 / lc / accn 2768 / na66 - 93
Date Range
1914
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of two unidentified men clearing downed timber with axes.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Labour
Sports and Recreation
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
copy negative envelope
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C.P.R. Station Bankhead, Alta

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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
Image of Canadian Pacific Railway station at Bankhead - several people on platform and pedal rail car in foreground - caption reads "C.P.R. Station Bankhead, Alta"
Reference Code
v8 / accn 788 / na66 - 360
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V8
Reference Code
v8 / accn 788 / na66 - 360
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of Canadian Pacific Railway station at Bankhead - several people on platform and pedal rail car in foreground - caption reads "C.P.R. Station Bankhead, Alta"
Subject Access
Buildings and memorials
Environment and Nature
Industry
Railways
Transportation
Labour
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
Photo caption
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Current Events [January - March 1940]

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
Scrapbook is handmade from coloured construction paper. Scrapbook has annotated title page which reads "Current Events January February March". Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings relating to media coverage of World War II from early 1940.
Date Range
1940
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 - 25
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Scrapbook
Newspaper clipping
  40 images     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
III.B.4. Georgina Luxton : Collected Material : Textual Records
Sous-Fonds
III. Luxton Family sous-fonds
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 - 25
GMD
Textual record
Scrapbook
Newspaper clipping
Date Range
1940
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Scrapbook is handmade from coloured construction paper. Scrapbook has annotated title page which reads "Current Events January February March". Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings relating to media coverage of World War II from early 1940.
Notes
Some pages are annotated in pen with dates [presumably the month and year of publication of each page's respective articles].
Name Access
Churchill, Winston
Subject Access
Commerce and industry
Finances
Geography
Government
History
Labour
Laws and legislation
Military
Newspaper
Politics
Public events
Public Speaking
Royalty
War
World War II
Geographic Access
Canada
Russia
Japan
Germany
United States of America
England
Finland
Italy
India
Brazil
Argentina
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Conservation
Several metal paperclips have been removed and replaced with plastic clips due to visible rust damage and risk of contaminating other materials in scrapbook
Metal bindings of scrapbook have been replaced with unbleached string for preservation reasons.
Related Material
Scrapbook LUX/III/B4/25 is part of collection of related scrapbooks [LUX / III / B4 / 24 to 28] covering global current events, commerce and political news from 1938-1940.
Category
Commerce and industry
Communications
Government
Labour
Military
Politics
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of item
Electronic Resources
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Cutting downed timber, Fay Trip from Jasper to Hudson's Hope, 1914

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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
Image of an unidentifed person cutting downed trees with an ax - three horses in foreground
Date Range
1914
Reference Code
v8 / lc / na66 - 82
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V8
Reference Code
v8 / lc / na66 - 82
Date Range
1914
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of an unidentifed person cutting downed trees with an ax - three horses in foreground
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Labour
Sports and Recreation
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
copy negative envelope
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Hawaii, Japan, China cruise album

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of one album containing 28 colorized postcard print images, 227 black and white prints and one annotated hand-drawn diagram on paper. Content pertains to a boat cruise attended by Eleanor Luxton to Hawaii, Japan and China [1937]. Includes images of the interior and exterior of the cru…
Date Range
[ca. 1937]
Reference Code
LUX / II / C / PD - 2
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Drawing
  254 images     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / II / C : Personal
Sous-Fonds
LUX / II : Eleanor Luxton
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / II / C / PD - 2
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Drawing
Date Range
[ca. 1937]
Physical Description
1 album (255 b&w and col. prints ; 13.5 x 19.5 cm or smaller -- 1 diagram ; 6 x 4 cm)
Scope & Content
File consists of one album containing 28 colorized postcard print images, 227 black and white prints and one annotated hand-drawn diagram on paper. Content pertains to a boat cruise attended by Eleanor Luxton to Hawaii, Japan and China [1937]. Includes images of the interior and exterior of the cruise ship, as well as cruise staff members and on-board entertainment; landscapes, monuments and buildings; surfing; historic sites; dockyard scenes with unidentified workers; local individuals and families; and fishing and harvesting. Album also includes small tissue-like paper sheet with hand-drawn diagram of mechanical parts and measurements with annotations [possibly belonging to Eleanor Luxton, n.d.]
Notes
Most photographs are annotated on the lower front in white text with contextual information - location, name of landmark, etc.
Date provided is based on dating of similar items pertaining to cruise to Hawaii, Japan and China collected by Eleanor Luxton. Photographs are likely from the same trip, but not confirmed.
Name Access
Luxton, Eleanor
Subject Access
Travel
Tourism
Cruise ships
Boats
Fishing
Landscape
Buildings
Statue
Community life
Commerce and industry
Dockyard
Labour
Farmland
Hotel
Geographic Access
United States of America
Hawaii
Japan
Kyoto
Yokohama
Kamakura
China
Canton
Guangzhou
Shanghai
Repulse Bay
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Japanese
Conservation
Paper diagram in album has been placed in mylar sleeve and kept in original location
Consider removing metal ring bindings on album if they pose a risk of rust damage in future
Album has been secured with unbleached cotton string to prevent loose items from falling out
Related Material
LUX / II / E / 5
Category
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Commerce and industry
Labour
Transportation
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Electronic Resources
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