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Series 1


Alphabetical reference file. – 1944-1959. – Consists of correspondence, speeches, reports, government publicity and acts, memos, articles and clippings.

M-1724-1 Automobile insurance. – 1949-1955
M-1724-2 Broadcasting. – 1947-1956
M-1724-3 Child welfare and pensions. – 1947- 1957
M-1724-4 Coal. – 1949-1953
M-1724-5 Cost of living. – 1948-1953
M-1724-6 Dominion provincial conference. – 1945- 1951
M-1724-7 Employment. – 1949-1951
M-1724-8 Education. – 1951-1959
M-1724-9 Family allowances. – 1944-1953
M-1724-10 Federal government appointments. – 1949- 1955
M-1724-11 Films. – 1947-1953
M-1724-12 Finance. – 1948-1954
M-1724-13 Freight. – 1952-1958
M-1724-14 Health. – 1947-1959
M-1724-15 Hospitals and hospital insurance. – 1949- 1957
M-1724-16 Highways. – 1951-1958
M-1724-17 Housing. – 1944-1954
M-1724-18 Immigration. – 1947-1958
M-1724-19 Indians. – 1955
M-1724-20 Justice Department. – 1952-1953
M-1724-21 Labour. – 1953-1956
M-1724-22 Liquor. – 1951-1958
M-1724-23 Mining. – 1950-1953
M-1724-24 Municipal affairs. – 1949-1957
M-1724-25 National defence. – 1948-1958
M-1724-26 Schools. – n.d.
M-1724-27 Trans-Canada highway. – 1948- 1958
M-1724-28 Tax agreements. – 1951-1955
M-1724-29 Transportation. – n.d.
M-1724-30 Treasury branches. – 1947-1950
M-1724-31 Trade and Commerce. – 1949- 1954
M-1724-32 Veterans. – 1945-1953
M-1724-33 Welfare. – 1956

Series 2


Federal Constituencies’ papers. – 1945-1957

M-1724-34 Acadia Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1956. – Includes correspondence and form letters regarding elections, candidates and meetings, minutes, lists of constituency officers, election returns and clippings.
M-1724-35 Athabasca Federal Liberal Association. – 1949-1953. – Includes correspondence and form letters regarding federal elections and list of resolutions.
M-1724-36 Bow River Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1956. – Includes letter regarding propagandistic paintings, Labour Progressive Party, correspondence regarding government favours, also Liberal promotion in Banff-Cochrane area, organization of Strathmore area for election, form letters and correspondence regarding nominating convention and federal election, nominating convention minutes, and poll returns.
M-1724-37 Battle River-Camrose Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1957. – These two associations were amalgamated in 1952. Includes form letters and correspondence regarding federal elections, correspondence regarding employment for construction of Castle Grenade Range and organization of new amalgamated constituency, letters by John L. Haar and correspondence regarding formation of Women’s Liberal Clubs, minutes of Camrose Women’s Liberal Club, resolutions of national convention, poll returns, text of speech by Honourable George Prudham, biographical Sketch of candidate Paul Farnalls.
M-1724-37A Battle River-Camrose Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1957. – These two associations were amalgamated in 1952. Includes form letters and correspondence regarding federal elections, correspondence regarding employment for construction of Castle Grenade Range and organization of new amalgamated constituency, letters by John L. Haar and correspondence regarding formation of Women’s Liberal Clubs, minutes of Camrose Women’s Liberal Club, resolutions of national convention, poll returns, text of speech by Honourable George Prudham, biographical Sketch of candidate Paul Farnalls.
M-1724-38 Calgary North and East Liberal Associations’ papers. – 1949-1955. – Includes correspondence and promotional material for Donald Mackay regarding election, 1949 for Calgary East, list of key women in Calgary East, and clippings regarding Liberal’s alleged violation of the Election Act.
M-1724-39 Calgary South Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1945-1953. – Includes correspondence and form letters regarding federal elections, correspondence regarding election results, expenditures, tax structure, results of by-elections, letters by J. Harper Prowse regarding his policy on oil and gas companies, executive and association meeting minutes, biographies of candidates Harold W. Riley Jr., Charlie Matthews and Dr. Frank G. Buchanan, texts of speeches by Hugh John MacDonald, Honourable Paul Martin and Progressive Conservative candidate C. O. Nickle, and clippings regarding elections and by- elections.
M-1724-40 Edmonton East Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1953. – Includes text of speech by A. Fred Macdonald.
M-1724-41 Edmonton-Strathcona Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1952-1953. – Includes general correspondence and clippings regarding candidate R. F. L. Hanna.
M-1724-42 Edmonton West Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1953. – Includes correspondence and form letters regarding elections, text of speech by supporter of Honourable James A. MacKinnon, legal description of polling divisions, copy of Liberal Advocate with articles by and on Honourable George Prudham.
M-1724-43 Jasper-Edson Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1956. – Includes letters by J. W. Stambaugh regarding opinions on a Trans-Canada highway, correspondence and material regarding elections, letter from D. J. Keen regarding organization of party, letter from the Jasper Park Liberal Association regarding need for attention to the Park by Government, copies of minutes, and transcript of radio speech by J. W. Welbourn.
M-1724-44 Lethbridge Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1953. – Including correspondence and clippings regarding elections, biographical sketch of candidate L. S. Turcotte.
M-1724-45 Macleod Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1953. – Includes correspondence and clippings regarding elections and poll returns.
M-1724-46 Medicine Hat Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1953. – Includes letter from C. D. Williams to J. Harper Prowse regarding lessons learned from electioneering, letters from David Broadfoot regarding irrigation, letter from H. O. Duggan regarding Social Credit strategy, form letters and clippings regarding federal elections, and description of polling divisions.
M-1724-47 Peace River Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1957. – Includes correspondence, form letters, and clippings regarding elections, correspondence regarding Prairie Farm Assistance Act, letter from J. W. Stambaugh regarding marketing of grain, list of key Liberals, poll returns, and description of polling divisions.
M-1724-48 Red Deer Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1953. – Includes correspondence, minutes of association meeting, poll returns, form letters, pamphlets and clippings regarding elections.
M-1724-49 Vegreville Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1957. – Includes correspondence, letter from N. J. W. Archer regarding Assistant Postmaster at Vilna, minutes of meetings, texts of speeches by candidates John Decore and Fred Magera, form letters, biographies of Fred Magera and Social Credit MP Anthony Hlynka, excerpts from Hansard, pamphlets, clippings, and small map of Vegerville constituency.
M-1724-50 Wetaskiwin Federal Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1953. – Includes correspondence, letter from Manitoba Provincial Treasurer regarding Manitoba’s public debt, poll returns, pamphlets, and clippings regarding elections.

Series 3


The Federal Organization. – 1943-1957

M-1724-51 Sessions of Parliament- House of Commons. – 1958-1959. – Consists of clippings regarding federal politics and political leaders.
M-1724-52 Senate. – 1949-1958. – Includes correspondence between Honourable J. W. Stambaugh and Honourable Jean-Francois Pouliot, form letter from Honourable Geo. H. Ross and clippings.
M-1724-53 Saskatchewan Liberal Association. – 1946. – Includes bank convention forms and convention ribbons.
M-1724-54 Ontario Liberal Association. – 1947. – Includes convention invitations, programme and notice.
M-1724-55 National Liberal Federation. – 1948. – Includes correspondence, lists of resolutions, delegation lists and clippings regarding National Liberal Convention (1948).
M-1724-56 National Liberal Federation of Canada papers. – 1943-1957. – Includes correspondence between the Alberta and national associations, correspondence regarding scandal in Social Credit government and information for article on Social Credit, letter regarding future of Liberal party in Alberta, resolutions of the National Liberal convention, report of the Women’s division of the National Liberal Federation, including memoriam to late director, Mrs S. C. Tweed, revised constitution, report to and resolutions adopted by the Advisory Council, national list of election candidates, biography of Duncan Kenneth MacTavish, information regarding unemployment insurance and labour legislation, copies of Liberal newsletter, and clippings.
M-1724-57 Visits from Ottawa. – 1949-1950. – Includes itineraries and agendas.
M-1724-58 National Young Liberal Federation report. – 1954
M-1724-59 BC Young Liberal Federation’s resolution of Biennial Convention. – 1957

Series 4


Federal elections. – 1952-1962

M-1724-60A-D Federal election. – 1953. – Includes broadcasts, texts of speeches, form letters, handbook for candidates and miscellaneous correspondence.
M-1724-61 Federal election. – 1957. – Includes report on the extensions and improvements in The Veteran’s Charter since April 1, 1953.
M-1724-62 Federal election. – 1958. – Includes poll returns and clippings.
M-1724-63 Election results. – 1952-1962. – Includes clippings.

Series 5


Provincial Constituencies’ papers. – 1942-1953

M-1724-64 Athabasca Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1948. – Includes poll returns.
M-1724-65 Acadia-Coronation Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1953. – Includes election returns and clippings.
M-1724-66 Alexandra Provincial Liberal association papers. – 1947-1950. – Includes biography of candidate James Edgar (Bud) Miller.
M-1724-67 Banff-Cochrane Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1950-1952. – Includes minutes and poll returns.
M-1724-68 Beaver River Provincial Liberal Association. – 1947-1948. – Includes poll returns and biography of candidate Cecil R. Belleville.
M-1724-69 Bow Valley-Empress Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1948. – Includes poll returns and biography of candidate Dr. Herbert George Claxton.
M-1724-70 Bruce Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1949. – Includes correspondence regarding provincial election and legal description of polling stations.
M-1724-71 Cardston Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1952. – Includes correspondence and clippings regarding provincial elections, biography of candidate Briant Williams Stringham.
M-1724-72 Calgary Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1948. – Includes correspondence and membership lists.
M-1724-73 Cypress Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1948. – Includes correspondence regarding provincial election.
M-1724-73A Clover Bar Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1952. – Includes correspondence regarding provincial elections.
M-1724-73B Camrose Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1953. – Includes correspondence regarding provincial elections.
M-1724-74 Drumheller Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1950. – Includes poll returns and legal description of polls.
M-1724-75 Didsbury Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1948. – Includes letter from C. C. Alden regarding tax exemption for Mennonites and poll returns.
M-1724-75A Edson Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1951. – Includes letter by J. Harper Prowse regarding Philosophy of Liberalism.
M-1724-76 Edmonton Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1940-1952. – Includes minutes, general statement by Returning Officer, biography of candidate Peter Lazarowich.
M-1724-77 Grande Prairie Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1950. – Includes poll returns.
M-1724-78 Gleichen Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1947-1948. – Includes general correspondence.
M-1724-79 Grouard Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1952. – Includes texts of speeches and biography of MLA J. R. Defosses, poll returns, issue of The Spotlight, press broadcasts and clippings.
M-1724-80 Olds Provincial Liberal Association papers. – 1959. – Includes text of broadcast and campaign poster.

Series 6


Provincial elections. – 1952-1955

M-1724-81 Radio schedule. – 1952. – Includes texts of speeches, form letters, and information booklets.
M-1724-82 Newspaper ads. – 1952
M-1724-83 Election material. – 1952. – Includes list and biographical summary of Liberal candidates, speech notes on items of topical interest, form letters, posters, pamphlets, Social Credit election material, and Liberal publication The Provincial News.
M-1724-84 Provincial election clippings. – 1955
M-1724-85 Election broadcasts. – 1952
M-1724-86A-C Provincial election papers. – 1955. – Includes election pamphlets and form speeches, Lee-Landeryou story, and election advertising schedule.
M-1724-87A-F Liberal Party broadcasts. – 1955. – Broadcasts are of Rev. J. Edgar Bailey, L. S. Turcotte, H. E. Tanner, J. r. Sweeney, Edwin Davidson, and miscellaneous candidates’ speeches including Grant MacEwan and Hugh John MacDonald.
M-1724-88 Liberal advertising. – 1955
M-1724-89 Clippings. – 1955
M-1724-90 Provincial election – 1955. – Includes general correspondence and poll returns.

Series 7


Party officials. – 1942-1959

M-1724-91 J. R. Desfosses papers. – 1952-1955. – Includes correspondence regarding roads in constituency, speeches, and government brochure Public Lands Open for Settlement in the Peace River District, Alberta.
M-1724-91A MLA’s and MP’s papers. – 1955-1957. – Includes correspondence, circular letters and clippings.
M-1724-92 Honourable J. W. Pickersgill. – 1955. – Consists of notes on speech.
M-1724-93 Honourable Robert Winters. – 1949-1952. – Includes correspondence regarding Trans-Canada Highway, biographical sketch, and an issue of the Liberal Advocate.
M-1724-94 Hugh John MacDonald. – 1947-1958. – Includes speeches and clippings.
M-1724-95 Grant MacEwan. – 1958-1959. – Includes general correspondence, throne and budget debate, and press releases.
M-1724-96 Duncan K MacTavish, Q.C.. – 1954-1955. – Consists of speeches.
M-1724-97 Biographical sketches of candidates. – 1955. – Includes copy of photo of Ernest Larson, Wetaskiwin, biographies of Edgar W. Schnell, Harold H. Cush, F. M. Pritchard, Rev. Edgar J. Bailey, William John Stainton, E. F. “Bill” Morton, J. Wilbur Freeland, Varno Westersund, Clyde Stauffer, A. W. Miller, Arthur Soetaert, Alfred Macyk, John Mills, and Mrs. Laurette Carrigan Douglas.
M-1724-98 Honourable J. W. Stambaugh. – 1956-1957. – Consists of correspondence.
M-1724-99 Honourable J. G. Gardiner. – 1945-1955. – Includes articles, speeches and clippings.
M-1724-100 Rt. Honourable W. L. Mackenzie King. – 1946-1952. – Includes clippings, articles by Bruce Hutchison on the 1944 conscription crisis, copies of speeches, and a report submitted by the National Social Security Association of Canada.
M-1724-101 Rt. Honourable Louis St. Laurent. – 1948- 1957. – Includes copy of report by Honourable J. G. Gardiner, Minister of Agriculture, copies of speeches, articles and clippings.
M-1724-102 Honourable L. B. Pearson. – 1958-1961. – Includes copies of speeches, itineraries and clippings.
M-1724-103 John Decore. – 1942-1952. – Includes radio broadcasts.

Series 8


Alberta Legislature. – 1949-1959

M-1724-104 Alberta legislature. – 1949. – Includes clippings.
M-1724-104A Alberta legislature session. – 1951. – Includes reports by J. Harper Prowse, copies of the Annuities Act, report of the Provincial Auditor, and copy of a bill to amend the Edmonton Charter.
M-1724-104B Alberta legislature session. – 1952. – Includes copies of notices of motion, copies of bills, and notices of question.
M-1724-104C Special session. – 1955. – Includes letter to J. W. Ryan regarding amendment to Vehicle and Highway Traffic Act, copies of bills, presentation by the Alberta Federation of Agriculture to the Agriculture Committee of the Provincial Legislature.
M-1724-104D Session- general. – 1955. – Includes addresses in reply to the Speech from the Throne, brief by the Alberta Association of Architects regarding Public Works policies, submission by the Alberta Motor Transport Association regarding maximum gross weights.
M-1724-104E Alberta legislature. – 1958. – Includes letter from Alberta Public Denturists Society regarding proposed bill respecting Public Denturists.
M-1724-104F Speakers. – 1958. – Includes correspondence with other legislatures regarding whether the Speaker should attend caucus meetings.
M-1724-105 Redistribution- Alberta. – 1952. – Includes clippings.
M-1724-105A Miscellaneous information. – 1945-1954. – Regarding students in BC, explanation of transferable vote, Red Deer by election, submission of Alberta Salt Co. regarding taxation, and article regarding highways.
M-1724-106 General sessions. – 1958-1959. – Includes clippings.

Series 9


Alberta Liberal Association- general papers. – 1946-1959

M-1724-107 Correspondence of president. – 1958. – Includes correspondence regarding visit of L. B. Pearson.
M-1724-107A Liberal Policy and platforms. – 1947-1948. – Includes correspondence, statements and resolutions.
M-1724-108 Constitution. – 1947
M-1724-108A Financial papers. – 1946-1949. – Includes general ledger and financial statements.
M-1724-109 General correspondence. – 1949-1958. – Includes correspondence regarding convention, resolutions and clippings.
M-1724-110 Advisory council. – 1956-1957. – Includes minutes and membership lists.
M-1724-111 Alberta Liberal Association. – 1949-1954. – Includes correspondence regarding meetings.
M-1724-112 Alberta Liberal Association. – 1949-1952. – Includes report by Dapne Garrison, Northern Organizer, Alberta Liberal Women’s Association, organization reports, and form letters.
M-1724-113 Circulars. – 1948-1953. – Includes resolutions, handbook for candidates.
M-1724-114 Press releases. – 1958-1959
M-1724-115 Memberships. – 1953. – Includes form letters, receipts, membership lists.
M-1724-116 The Spotlight. – 1950-1953. – Includes correspondence regarding The Spotlight, an independent Liberal publication, including texts of articles and editorials.
M-1724-117 Interprovincial correspondence. – 1949- 1955. – Includes correspondence regarding municipal and public debts, and correspondence with out-of-province Liberals.
M-1724-118 Resolutions. – 1946-1958
M-1724-119 Minutes. – 1943-1957
M-1724-120 Minutes. – 1924-1937. – Found in black binder.
M-1724-120A General correspondence. – 1926-1948. – Includes resolutions, minutes, texts of speeches, issue of The Canadian Liberal Monthly (1939), and clippings.
M-1724-121 Alberta Liberal Association headquarter’s correspondence. – 1954-1955
M-1724-122 Press reports. – 1955
M-1724-123 Edmonton Provincial Liberal Association. – 1925-1950. – Includes correspondence, minutes, copies of speeches, resolution of the Saskatchewan Liberal Party, copy of the constitution, and clippings.

Series 10


J. Harper Prowse. – 1948-1957

M-1724-124 Correspondence and speeches regarding Alberta Legislature. – 1935-1957. – Includes returns or questions, copies of bills, reprint from The Canadian Journal of Economies and Political Science regarding “Public Finance in Alberta since 1935” by E. J. Hanson, copies of submissions by the Alberta Federation of Agriculture regarding Agricultural Products Marketing Act.
M-1724-125 Texts of speeches. – 1948-1955. – Regarding topics of political interest.
M-1724-126 General correspondence to J. Harper Prowse. – 1954-1957. – Includes correspondence regarding Workmen’s Compensation and Claims by William Torrance, letter by Premier Ernest Manning regarding mental hospitals and marketing of oil, declaration of proof of age by George Frederick Clarke, and resolutions.
M-1724-127 Correspondence. – 1954-1957. – Includes texts of speeches and copy of Liberal Newsletter
M-1724-128 Personal correspondence. – 1950-1954. – Includes report on export of gas.
M-1724-129 Reports, articles, speeches regarding oil and natural gas. – 1948-1950. – Includes reports by Karl A. Clark on the Athabasca Tar Sands, copies of Imperial Oil Review and Alberta Oil Review, and an article on natural gas.
M-1724-130 Papers regarding Alberta legislature. – 1954-1955. – Includes letter from J. D. Read regarding proposed Municipal District Act, notices of motion, and copies of speeches.

Series 11


Alberta Women’s Liberal Association papers. – 1949-1955

M-1724-131 Papers regarding Liberal Women’s organizations. – 1945-1955. – Includes constitution of Alberta Liberal Women’s Association, report of the National Convention of the National Federation of Liberal Women of Canada (1950), texts of speeches, membership lists, form letters, Ontario Women’s Liberal Association yearbook, copies of The Alberta Woman, Reveille, copies of newsletter by the National Federation of Liberal Women, and clippings.
M-1724-131A Papers regarding Liberal Women’s organizations. – 1945-1955. – Includes constitution of Alberta Liberal Women’s Association, report of the National Convention of the National Federation of Liberal Women of Canada (1950), texts of speeches, membership lists, form letters, Ontario Women’s Liberal Association yearbook, copies of The Alberta Woman, Reveille, copies of newsletter by the National Federation of Liberal Women, and clippings.

Series 12


Alberta Young Liberal Association papers. – 1948-1958

M-1724-132 Correspondence and clippings. – 1946- 1955. – Regarding Alberta Young Liberal Association and 20th Century Clubs. Also includes report of the convention of the Manitoba section of the Young Liberal Association of Canada (1946), resolutions of the National Convention, newsletters, copies of The Young Liberal, University Liberal News and The Gateway, and clippings.

Series 13


Provincial Liberal Caucus papers. – 1957-1958

M-1724-133 General papers regarding caucus. – 1957- 1958. – Includes correspondence, speeches, copies of reports, and clippings.
M-1724-134 Lists of executives and contact people. – n.d. – Regarding provincial constituencies.

Series 14


Alberta Liberal Conventions. – 1947-1958

M-1724-135 Agendas and form letters regarding convention. – 1947
M-1724-136 Resolutions regarding convention. – 1948
M-1724-137 List of council members. – 1949
M-1724-138 General papers regarding convention. – 1952. – Includes letter by Deputy Minister of Labour, A. H. Brown regarding older worker, correspondence, constitution, reports, invoices, form letters, and clippings.
M-1724-139 General papers regarding convention. – 1954. – Includes correspondence, constitution, reports, speeches, and form letters.
M-1724-140 Correspondence, resolutions and form letters regarding convention. – 1956
M-1724-141 Correspondence, resolutions and form letters regarding convention. – 1957
M-1724-142 General papers regarding convention. – 1958. – Includes correspondence, policy statements, resolutions, and form letters.
M-1724-143 Lists regarding delegates’ attendance. – 1956. – Includes visitor lists regarding northern Alberta, Calgary, southern Alberta, ex-officio guests, and Edmonton.

Series 15


Broadcasts- political. – 1949-1958

M-1724-144 Radio broadcasts regarding “Provincial Affairs”. – 1948-1953
M-1724-145 Radio broadcasts regarding “Provincial Affairs”. – 1952-1958
M-1724-146 Radio broadcast timetables. – 1948- 1952
M-1724-147 Election broadcast texts. – 1955
M-1724-148 Radio broadcasts texts. – 1954-1958. – Includes speeches by E. C. Manning and “These are the Facts” broadcasts.

Series 16


Public Accounts Commission. – 1955-1956

M-1724-149 Royal Commission papers. – 1956. – Regarding legal fees, including amendments to submission.
M-1724-150 Public Works Commission papers. – 1956. – Includes briefs and evidence on tenders.
M-1724-151 Papers regarding exchange of mineral rights. – 1955. – Between Hon. E. C. Manning and the Crown.
M-1724-152 Treasury Branch papers. – 1945-1955. – Includes statements of loans and overdrafts, notes regarding statements, and clippings.
M-1724-153 Exhibit material regarding Highways. – 1941-1955. – Includes statements of contracts awarded specimen specifications, memos (resumes) regarding contracts, bid sheets, and notes regarding exhibits.
M-1724-154 Exhibit material regarding Public Works. – 1947-1955. – Includes documents regarding sale and purchase of land.
M-1724-155 Exhibit material regarding Chestermere Lake- Spy Hill jail. – 1953-1955. – Includes documents regarding land purchase, aerial photograph, and map.
M-1724-156 Exhibit papers and notes regarding liquor stores. – 1950-1955. – Regarding 17th Avenue and Central liquor stores, Calgary.
M-1724-156A Hearings of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Conservation Board. – 1950-1951. – Includes Petroleum and Natural Gas Conservation Board hearing in the matter of an application by Canadian Delhi Oil Ltd. for a permit authorizing the removal of natural gas from the province of Alberta (May 7-10, 1951), natural gas reserves of prairie provinces (1950), a study of natural gas requirements for the province of Alberta (1951- 1980), submission of British Columbia Electric Co. Ltd. to the Royal Commission, report on proposed gas gathering system for Alberta Inter-field Gas Lines Ltd., natural gas in the economy of Alberta and British Columbia, briefs by Bellingham Gas Co., Seattle Gas Co., Westcoast Transmission Co. Ltd., Spokane Gas and Fuel Co., and BC Electric Co.

Series 17


Papers regarding oil and gas. – 1931-1959

M-1724-157 Return and correspondence regarding Alberta Gas Trunk Line. – 1954-1956
M-1724-158 Clippings regarding oil dividends. – 1958
M-1724-159A Clippings regarding oil and oil policy. – 1949-1953
M-1724-159B Correspondence and clippings regarding Tar Sands. – 1931-1949
M-1724-160 Exhibits, correspondence and clippings. – 1949-1951. – Regarding oil, natural gas, coal and pipelines.
M-1724-161 Correspondence, speeches and clippings regarding natural gas and oil. – 1950-1959

Series 18


Papers regarding agriculture. – 1941-1959

M-1724-162 Correspondence, speeches, presentations and clippings regarding agriculture. – 1952-1958. – Includes minutes of meetings of the legislative agricultural committee, and submission by the Western Stock Growers’ Association regarding Act on marketing presentation by the Canadian Federation of Agriculture.
M-1724-163 Articles and clippings regarding daily industry. – 1949-1954
M-1724-164 Correspondence, articles, reports and clippings. – 1941-1954. – Regarding rural electrification and electrical power generation. Includes annual report of the Alberta Power Commission (1952), and annual report of the Northwest Territories Power Commission (1951).
M-1724-165 Clippings regarding food and grain floor prices. – 1949-1953
M-1724-166 Papers and clippings regarding irrigation. – 1948-1959. – Includes submissions of the Medicine Hat Chamber of Commerce regarding proposed irrigation of Redcliff-Ronalane District, map of Canada Land and Irrigation Co. Ltd. project at Medicine Hat, and copy of the Saskatchewan Liberal Newsletter.
M-1724-167 Papers and clippings regarding the Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Act. – 1944-1948. – Includes annual reports of activities under the Act, and list of personnel.
M-1724-168 Papers and clippings regarding Prairie Farm Assistance Act. – 1944-1958. – Includes reports on activities under the Act, lists of fieldmen and payments, and explanations of the Act.
M-1724-169 Documents regarding Department of Land and Forests. – 1947-1953. – Includes Annual Report (1953), and The Eastern Rocky Mountain Forest Convention Act (1947) and amendment (1952).
M-1724-170 Papers regarding livestock. – 1948-1955. – Includes correspondence regarding rabies, copy of Livestock and Meat Trade Report and clippings.
M-1724-171 Correspondence, reports and clippings. – 1947-1954. – Regarding Lassiter Land Clearing Project at Wanham.
M-1724-172 Papers and clippings regarding coarse grains. – 1945-1951. – Includes schedule of payments.
M-1724-173 Papers, reports and clippings regarding wheat. – 1951-1959. Includes texts of speeches, and submission by the Winnipeg Grain Exchange regarding Canada’s Economic Prospects.

Series 19


Miscellaneous. – 1943-1956

M-1724-174 Papers regarding Board of Industrial Relations. – 1956. – Includes submission by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce, and reply to the Board by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
M-1724-175 Report regarding crop insurance. – n.d.
M-1724-176 Notice of Motion under the Legal Profession Act. – 1955. – Regarding television program entitled “That’s the Law”.
M-1724-177 Bulletin by Dominion Bureau of Statistics regarding population. – 1941
M-1724-178 Resolutions and submission by the Farmers’ Union of Alberta. – 1956
M-1724-179 Submission. – 1955. – From The Coal Operators’ Association of Western Canada to the Royal Commission on Canada’s Economic Prospects.
M-1724-180 Report on the Canadian Women’s Army Corps. – 1943
M-1724-181 Papers from Hon. George Prudham. – 1954. – Includes notes and suggestions for public speaking classes, copies of speeches by federal cabinet ministers, and biographical sketches of cabinet ministers.
M-1724-181A General Correspondence of Hon. George Prudham, Minister of Mines and Technical Surveys. – 1950-1954. – Includes copies of speeches and clippings.
M-1726 Liberal Association of Alberta. – 1951-1958. – 1cm of textual records. – Consists of motions made by members pertaining to natural gas, municipal financing, education, hospitals, air ambulances, calf vaccination, and roads.
M-1727 Liberal Association of Alberta. – 1959. – 2 items. – Consists of campaign literature for Frank J. Edwards and J. Grant MacEwan
M-1729 Liberal Association of Alberta. – 1959. – 2 pages. – Consists of an address of application to Hugh John MacDonald.
NA-3410 Views of Ernest Larson and C.C. Matthews. – 2 photographs

Series 20


Social Credit Party information. – 1935-1940

M-1724-182 Political pamphlets and articles regarding Social Credit Party. – [ca. 1953]
M-1724-183 Texts of speeches regarding Social Credit candidates. – 1952
M-1724-184 Broadsides, posters, articles and clippings. – 1935-1953. – Regarding Social Credit years. Includes copy of speech by E. C. Manning and issue of New Liberty (1953).
M-1724-185 Speeches and clippings regarding Social Credit. – 1939-1959. – Includes texts of speeches by Hon. R. D. Jorgenson.
M-1724-186 Correspondence and clippings regarding anti-Social Credit material. – 1951-1954
M-1724-187 Articles, reports, clippings regarding Social Credit. – 1941-1956
M-1724-188 Texts of speeches regarding “These Are the Facts” broadcasts. – 1958
M-1724-189 Texts of speeches, articles and clippings regarding Ernest C. Manning. – 1947-1958

Series 21


Social Credit scrapbooks. – 1935-1940

M-1724-vol.1 Cartoons and clippings regarding Premier Aberhart. – 1937-1940
M-1724-vol.2 Clippings regarding Attorney General J. W. Hugill. – 1935-1939
M-1724-vol.3 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. – 1935-1939
M-1724-vol.4 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration, and budget and financing. – 1936-1937
M-1724-vol.5 Clippings regarding Abergart administration and Saskatchewan provincial election. – 1938
M-1724-vol.6 Clippings regarding anti-Aberhart groups. – 1938-1939
M-1724-vol. 7 Clippings regarding Major Douglas, and Social Credit theory and government. – 1935-1939
M-1724-vol.8 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration and disallowance of Acts by Federal government. – 1937-1939
M-1724-vol.9 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. – 1937
M-1724-vol.10 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration and disallowance of Bank Acts. – 1937-1938
M-1724-vol.11 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. – 1937
M-1724-vol.12 Clippings regarding Aberhart administration. – 1935-1937

Series 22


Information on other political parties. – 1951-1959

M-1724-190 Text of speech by provincial C.C.F. leader, Elmer E. Roper. – 1953-1955. – Includes clippings.
M-1724-191 Clippings regarding the Civic Reform Labour Party. – 1959
M-1724-192 Papers and clippings regarding Progressive Conservative Party. – 1956-1958
M-1724-193 Papers and clippings regarding Progressive Conservative Party. – 1951-1955. – Includes text of address by L. B. Pearson.

Series 23


Clippings. – 1947-1959

M-1724-194 Correspondence and clippings regarding newspaper and assorted publications. – 1947-1953. – Includes correspondence regarding placing of advertisements, fifth anniversary edition of the Northern Echo, copies of reports of “As Seen From the Press Gallery on Parliament Hill”, issue of La Survivance, 3 issues of Terminal Topics and a copy of Newsprint Data: 1949.
M-1724-195 Clippings- general. – 1949-1959
M-1724-196 Clippings regarding Alberta politics. – 1949- 1959
M-1724-197 Clippings- general. – 1957-1958
M-1724-198 Maps of electoral constituencies. – n.d. – Regarding Alexandra, Athabasca, Battle River, Bow River, Calgary West and Calgary East, Camrose, Edmonton East, Jasper-Edson, Leduc, Lethbridge, Macleod, Medicine Hat, Peace River, Red Deer, Rocky Mountain House, Stettler, Vegreville, and Wetaskiwin.

Series 24


The Spotlight. – 1940-1947

M-1724-vol.13 The Spotlight. – September 1940-December 1941
M-1724-vol.14 The Spotlight. – September 1940-December 1941
M-1724-vol.15 The Spotlight. – January 1942-December 1942
M-1724-vol.16 The Spotlight. – January 1943-December 1943
M-1724-vol.17 The Spotlight. – January 1944-December 1944
M-1724-vol.18 The Spotlight. – January 1945-December 1945
M-1724-vol.19 The Spotlight. – January 1946-December 1946
M-1724-vol.20 The Spotlight. – January 1947-December 1947

Series 25


Scrapbooks. – 1940-1947

M-1724-vol.21 Scrapbook of clippings. – 1943- 1944
M-1724-vol.22 Scrapbook of clippings. – 1944
M-1724-vol.23 Scrapbook of clippings regarding Liberal Party. – 1952

Series 26


Campaign posters and broadsides. – 1949-1957

M-1724-os1 Liberal campaign poster. – 1957
M-1724-os2 Liberal campaign poster. – 1957
M-1724-os3 Liberal campaign poster. – 1957
M-1724-os4 Liberal campaign poster. – 1957
M-1724-os5 Liberal campaign poster. – 1957
M-1724-os6 Liberal campaign newspaper, Wetaskiwin. – June 1949
M-1724-os7 Liberal campaign newspaper, Vegreville. – June 1949
M-1724-os8 Liberal campaign newspaper, Battle River. – June 1949
M-1724-os9 Liberal campaign newspaper, Camrose. – June 1949
M-1724-os10 Campaign advertisement for Calgary West candidate, Frank G. Buchanan. – 1951
M-1724-os11 Blank meeting notice for Olds candidate, Walter Anderson. – n.d.
M-1724-os12 Poster for public meeting, Wetaskiwin. – n.d.
M-1724-os13 Poster for public meeting, Vegreville. – 1953
M-1724-os14 Notice of nominating convention for the Battle River- Camrose constituency, Viking. – 1955
M-1724-os15 Campaign poster for Olds candidate Walter Anderson. – n.d.
M-1724-os16 Campaign poster for Edmonton East candidate A. Fred Macdonald. – n.d.
M-1724-os17 Alberta Provincial Liberal Radio Campaign Schedule. – June 1955
M-1724-os18 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Wetaskiwin. – 1949
M-1724-os19 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Vegreville. – 1949
M-1724-os20 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Red Deer. – 1949
M-1724-os21 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Macleod. – 1949
M-1724-os22 Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Acadia. – 1949
M-1724-os23 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Acadia. – 1953
M-1724-os24 Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Bow River. – 1949
M-1724-os25 Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Battle River. – 1949
M-1724-os26 Notices of grant of a poll, electoral district of Calgary East. – 1949
M-1724-os27 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Calgary West. – 1949
M-1724-os28 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Wetaskiwin. – 1953
M-1724-os29 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Vegreville. – 1953
M-1724-os30 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Red Deer. – 1953
M-1724-os31 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Peace River. – 1953
M-1724-os32 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Peace River. – 1957
M-1724-os33 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Medicine Hat. – 1953
M-1724-os34 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Macleod. – 1953
M-1724-os35 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Lethbridge. – 1953
M-1724-os36 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Jasper-Edson. – 1953
M-1724-os37 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Athabasca. – 1953
M-1724-os38 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Bow River. – 1953
M-1724-os39 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Battle River- Camrose. – 1953
M-1724-os40 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Edmonton East. – 1953
M-1724-os41 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Edmonton- Strathcona. – 1953
M-1724-os42 Notice of grant of a poll, electoral district of Edmonton West. – 1953
M-1724-os43 Proof copy of grant of poll, electoral district of Jasper- Edson. – n.d.
M-1724-os44 Returns of the general election of Alberta. – June 29, 1955
M-1724-os45 Notice of advance poll, electoral district of peace River. – 1953
M-1724-os46 Notice regarding directions for the guidance of voters. – n.d.
M-1724-os47 Election proclamation, electoral district of Red Deer. – 1953
M-1724-os48 Election proclamation, electoral division of Olds. – 1958
M-1724-os49 Election proclamation, electoral district of Peace River. – 1953
M-1724-os50 Election proclamation, electoral division of Edmonton. – 1952

Series 27


Sound recordings. – 1940-1963

RAD-6-1 Owen Browne [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. – 1948 July 6. – 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-2 Owen Browne [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. – 1948 June 4. – 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-3 J. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. – 1952 July 24.- 1 audio disc (12 min. 56 sec.)
RAD-6-4 J. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. – 1952 July 15. – 1 audio disc (12 min. 20 sec. )
RAD-6-5 The Nation’s business : The Rt. Hon. Louis St.-Laurent. – 1949 Apr. 7. – 1 audio disc (12 min. 3 sec.)
RAD-6-6 The Nation’s business : The Hon. Douglas Abbott, Minister of Finance. – 1949 Mar. 25. – 1 audio disc (13 min. 20 sec.)
RAD-6-7 Liberal campaign (Ontario) : 1 minute spots / prepared by R. C. Smith & Son Ltd. – [1949]. – 1 audio disc (ca. 12 min.)
RAD-6-8 The Nation’s business : The Hon. Stuart T. Garson, Minister of Justice. – 1949 Feb. 18. – 1 audio disc (14 min. 40 sec.)
RAD-6-9 Interview between Hon. Paul Martin, Minister of National Health & Welfare and Arthur J. McKenna of the Parliamentary Press Gallery. – [ca. 1950]. – 1 audio disc (ca. 15 min.)
RAD-6-10 Provincial affairs / J. Harper Prowse. – 1948 May 21. – 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-11 Education / Harper Prowse, Liberal Party. – 1948 May 21. – 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-12 J. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. – 1948 June 8. – 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-13 Mr. Harper Prowse [broadcast for] Alberta Liberal Association. – 1948 June 8. – 1 audio disc (ca. 5 min.)
RAD-6-14 Liberal Convention Round Table Forum / CKY Recording Studios, Winnipeg. – 1947 Sep. 9. – 1 audio disc (15 min.)
RAD-6-15 Harper Prowse [4 broadcasts for] Alberta Liberal association. – [ca. 1948]. – 1 audio disc (17 min. 15 sec.)
RAD-6-16 Mr. Hugh John MacDonald radio talk. – 1952 May 8. – 1 audio disc (ca. 15 min.)
RAD-6-17 [Hon. George Prudham radio talk]. – [ca. 1950]. – 1 audio disc (ca. 10 min.)
RCT-916-1 Louis St.-Laurent election speech in Calgary. – 1977. – 1 audio reel
RCT-916-2 Speech by Lester B. Pearson concerning the role of UN peacekeeping forces. – [ca. 1957]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 2 min. 25 sec.)
RCT-916-3 Speech by Dag Hammarskjold concerning the role of the United Nations and speech by Lester B. Pearson concerning the Suez crisis. – [ca. 1961]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 2 min. 5 sec.)
RCT-916-4 “We shall never surrender” speech by Winston S. Churchill in House of Commons (1940) and excerpt from speech by Lester B. Pearson (1963). – [ca. 1963]. – 1 audio reel (1 min. 45 sec.)
RET-24-1 Copy of RAD-6-(15, 14). – [Copied 1978]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 30 min.)
RET-24-2 Copy of RAD-6-(1-4, 10-13). – [Copied 1978]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 60 min.)
RET-24-3 Copy of RAD-6-(5, 6, 8). – [copied 1978]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 40 min.)
RET-24-4 Copy of RAD-6-(9, 16, 17). – [Copied 1978]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 45 min.)
RET-24-5 Copy of RAD-6-(7, 1). – [Copied 1978]. – 1 audio reel (ca. 17 min.)