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Series 1


Calgary Water Power Company minutes. – 1890-1934

M-1546-1a Minute book. – June 1890-July 1920
M-1546-1b Minute book. – July 1921-December 1934
M-1542 Calgary Water Power Company Ltd. – 1890- 1891. – 5 pages. – Consists of minutes of the organizational and other early meetings. Includes a list of directors and officers of the company.


Series 2


Calgary Power Ltd. – 1889-1971

Minute Books
M-1546-2 Minutes book. – November 1909-April 1913. View now.
M-1546-3 Minute book. – May 1913-July 1924. View now.
M-1546-4 Minute book. – November 1924-April 1930. – There is an index to the volume on pages 2 and 3. View now.
M-1546-5

Minute book. – June 1930-May 1948. – There is an index to the volume on pages 2-28 of the first part.


View June 1930-May 1934.
View June 1934-April 1941.
View April 1941-May 1948.

Annual Reports
M-1546-7 Annual reports and audited financial statements. – 1910-1957
M-1546-6 Annual reports. – 1958-1972
General Business
M-1546-8 Ordinance of incorporation- Calgary Water Power Company. – 1889-1894. – Includes City of Calgary, bylaw to grant Peter A. Prince to put up electric light poles, wires, and agreements.
M-1546-9 Bylaws. – 1890
M-1546-10 Report- hydro-electric development, near Radnor, Bow River. – 1906. – Prepared by Charles H. Mitchell on feasibility of developing a site on Bow River for power for market in Calgary.
M-1546-11 Report- hydro-electric development, Horseshoe Falls, Bow River. – 1907. – Prepared by Charles H. Mitchell, as an examination of proposal to develop falls for hydro-electric power for Calgary. Includes maps of site.
M-1546-12 Quit claim- Stoney, Morley. – 1907. – Sale of 1,000 acres adjacent to Horseshoe Falls.
M-1546-13 Comparative site report between Radnor and Horseshoe Falls sites. – 1908. – Prepared by Charles H. Mitchell.
M-1546-14 Stock transfer authorization and legality. – 1909. – From W. J. Budd and W. M. Alexander to transfer stock of the Calgary Power and transmission Co. held in trust; and legal opinion of H. A. Lovett regarding Calgary power shares.
M-1546-15 Agreements. – 1909-1911. – Includes Western Canada Cement regarding power supply (1909); Royal Securities, Cecil B. Smith regarding water rights and leases (1909); Calgary Power and Transmission Co. transfer of assets, and property- Stoney reserve to Calgary Power (1909); legal opinion regarding shares of Messrs. Alexander and Budd (1909); Thomas Underwood el al construction contract (1909); Smith, Kerry and Chare regarding engineering contract for Horseshoe Falls (1909); Minister of Interior, Frank Oliver, setting out stipulation and approval (1909); City of Calgary electricity supply (1910); Calgary Power and Transmission Co. transfer of assets and property to Calgary Power Co. (1910); Walker-Fyshe Company regarding construction of plant (1911); Royal Securities regarding sale of bonds (1911).
M-1546-16 Properties and assets. – 1909. – Includes list of real estate, contracts, franchises, and agreements.
M-1546-17 Development report. – 1909. – Regarding feasibility and market for power supply in Calgary.
M-1546-18 Conveyances. – 1909-1910. – From Alberta Portland Cement Co. to Canada Cement Co.; Canada Cement Co. to Calgary Power Co.
M-1546-19 Declaration of trust. – 1909. – Regarding shares of Cecil B. Smith and transferral.
M-1546-20 Assignments. – 1909-1910. – Includes Alberta Portland Cement to Canada Cement Co. transferring lands at Radnor and water rights in Kananaskis; assignment water rights from Canada Cement Co. to Calgary Power Co.
M-1546-21 Certificates of title. – 1909-1911. – Includes land titles, opinions regarding Alberta Portland Cement Co. and Radnor water rights by R. B. Bennett and Bennett’s comments on real estate holdings of Calgary Power and Transmission Co.
M-1546-22 Receipt. – 1910. – For certificate of title for Stoney reserve portion acquired by Calgary Power Co.
M-1546-23 Bonds and securities correspondence. – 1910. – Regarding payment of bond interest, Bank of Montreal; stock contract with Royal Securities and amendment of agreement.
M-1546-24 Contract. – 1910. – Regarding Walker-Fyshe Co. for unwatering of dam site and rebuilding Coffer dam.
M-1546-25 Horseshoe Falls estimate (revised). – 1910. – Regarding cost of construction estimated by engineers.
M-1546-26 Bill of sale. – 1910. – Sale of goods, property, assets, of Calgary Power and Transmission Co. to Calgary Power Co.
M-1546-27 Transfer of approval. – 1910. – Consists of Department of Interior approval of transfer from Calgary Power Transmission to Calgary Power Co.
M-1546-28 List of document. – 1910. – Includes covering letters regarding lists of legal documents regarding assignments and agreements.
M-1546-29 Minutes of directors’ meeting. – 1910. – Regarding construction of power plant at Horseshoe Falls.
M-1546-30 Easements. – 1910. – Consists of mainly right of ways for transmission pole lines.
M-1546-31 Certificate of filing. – 1910. – Regarding deed of trust and mortgage with Royal Trust Co.
M-1546-32 Land titles. – 1910. – Consists of declaration that there is nothing against Calgary.
M-1546-33 Canada Cement Co. – 1910. – Regarding purchase of Radnor Power, erection of terminal station of Calgary power in Calgary and secondary lines.
M-1546-34 Royal Securities. – 1910. – Includes cancelled interim mortgage bond.
M-1546-35 Stock transfers. – 1910. – From Montreal stock holders.
M-1546-36 Discharge certificate. – 1910. – Regarding lien agreement between the Canadian General Electric Co. and Calgary Power and Transmission Co.
M-1546-37 Report- Elbow River Power. – 1910. – Includes Engineer’s report on difficulties involved with site at Canyon Creek and Elbow River.
M-1546-38 Applications- Kananaskis water rights. – 1910. – By Calgary Power to construct reservoirs and dams.
M-1546-39 Smith, Kerry and Chace. – 1910-1911. – Consists of complaints by Calgary Power regarding slowness of constriction, contract, and rebuttal of charges.
M-1546-40 Notices. – 1910-1912. – Regarding annual meeting of directors of Calgary Power.
M-1546-41 Resignations. – 1910-1916. – From members of board of directors.
M-1546-42 Walker-Fyshe Co.- Engineers correspondence. – 1911. – Regarding claims against company by Calgary Power over Horse Shoe Falls contract and final estimate.
M-1546-43 Certificate of registration. – 1911. – Issued by Province of Alberta.
M-1546-44 Royal Securities Co. – 1911. – Includes receipts for bonds.
M-1546-45 Montreal Trust Co. – 1911. – Consists of list of shareholders including name and number of shares of Calgary Power as well as proxy certificates.
M-1546-46 Agreement- Canada Cement Co. – 1911. – Consists of tentative agreement with Calgary Power Co. to replace contract between Western Canada Cement and Coal Co. and Calgary Power and Transmission Co.
M-1546-47 Department of Interior. – 1911-1914. – Includes permission granted for construction of dam at the outlet of Lake Minnewanka; also includes correspondence on raising level of lake and construction of wharf.
M-1546-48 Department of Interior. – 1912. – Consists of agreement regarding water rights and power development, Kananaskis Falls, Bow River; and Minnewanka storage dam.
M-1546-49 Stores statement. – 1912. – Includes description and amount of equipment.
M-1546-50 Annual general meeting. – 1912. – Includes proxy statements and list of directors.
M-1546-51 Memorandum. – 1912. – Regarding supply of power to Canada Cement Co. and settlement.
M-1546-52 Annual general meeting. – 1913. – Includes list of shareholders and proxies.
M-1546-53 Agreement- C. P. R. – 1913. – Includes consent of C. P. R. from Power Co. to raise level of bridge because of dam site on the Kananaskis River.
M-1546-54 Inspection report. – 1913. – Regarding safety and construction features of Horse Shoe Falls dam and recommendations to the company.
M-1546-55 Court order for payment. – 1913. – Consists of order for Calgary Power to pay engineering firm Smith, Kerry and Chace and legal action dismissed.
M-1546-56 Agreements- Canada Cement Co. – 1913- 1914. – Regarding water and power supplies.
M-1546-57 Canadian General Electric Co. – 1913. – Includes proposal and contract specifications for generator at Horseshoe Falls.
M-1546-58 Balance sheet. – 1913. – Consists of auditors’ report.
M-1546-59 Royal Securities. – 1914. – Consists of appointment as fiscal agents.
M-1546-60 Radnor site. – 1914. – Description of properties acquired by company together with a list of owners of other properties which would be needed if site was developed.
M-1546-61 Lower Bow Fort site. – 1914. – Consists of application and memorandum regarding power rights.
M-1546-62 Agreement- Stoney. – 1914-1915. – Regarding claims for Kananaskis development and settlement.
M-1546-63 Canadian Crocker-Wheeler Co. – 1914. – Details of transformers, to be supplied to Calgary Power.
M-1546-64 Department of Interior. – 1914. – Consists of final cost of the Lake Minnewanka dam.
M-1546-65 Report- Chinika Valley storage. – 1914. – Regarding use of Lake Chinika as a storage reservoir. Note on report that project would be too expensive.
M-1546-66 Annual general meeting. – 1914-1924. – Consists of lists of proxies.
M-1546-67 Contract- Village of Cochrane. – 1915. – Consists of agreement for supplying power.
M-1546-68 Canada Cement Co. – 1915. – Consists of arbitration regarding power contract.
M-1546-69 City of Calgary. – 1915. – Includes power contract agreement.
M-1546-70 Canadian Trust Company. – 1917. – Includes agreement regarding registrarship.
M-1546-71 Land titles certificates. – 1919-1920. – Includes land owned by Calgary Power- S. E. Quarter of Section 16, T. 26, R. 5, West of 5th.
M-1546-72 Canada Cement Co. – 1917. – Consists of memorandum of agreement regarding purchase of power and terms.
M-1546-73 Foundation Company of British Columbia. – 1921. – Consists of contract for bridge across the Kananskis River near Seebe and removal of bridge.
M-1546-74 Department of Interior. – 1924. – Includes draft of license issued to Calgary Power covering development at Horseshoe Falls on the Bow River.
M-1546-75 Bylaw- High River, Alberta. – 1926. – Regarding purpose of authorizing Calgary Power to supply power to town.
M-1546-76 Government Licenses. – 1909-1962. – Lists of Provincial and Federal water power licenses issued to Calgary Power.


Series 3


Calgary Water Power Company. – 1886-1957

M-1546-77 Department of Interior. – 1886-1890. – Consists of act and ordinance confirmed for operation of company on Bow River, and lease pf lands. Includes copy of license for timber berths to Eau Claire and Bow River Lumber Company (1886).
M-1546-78 Stock ledgers. – 1896-1941. – Includes lists of shareholders, numbers of shares held and monetary value.
M 1547 Calgary Water Power Company Ltd. – 1890- 1956. – 2 items. – Consists of diagrams of the air pump, feed pump and service condenser. Oversized file.
M-1546-79 City of Calgary assessment notices. – 1913
M-1546-80 Business correspondence. – 1914-1947. – Regarding transfers of property.
M-1546-81 Business correspondence. – 1933-1945. – Regarding properties and leases.
M-1546-82 Business correspondence. – 1939-1952. – General business including ownership of properties and leases.
M-1546-83 Land transfers. – 1943-1947. – Consists of certificates and map of holdings in Calgary.
M-1546-84 Agreement and leases. – 1943-1946. – Includes land titles registrations, leases in City of Calgary including lease with Calgary Buffalo Athletic Association purchase of property.
M-1546-85 Agreement. – 1945. – Consists of Western Canadian Greyhound Ltd purchase of land from Calgary Water Power Co.
M-1546-86 Annual report. – 1946, 1956-1957. – As required by Federal Government. Brief summary of capital and shares.


Series 4


Calgary Power. – 1910-1956


Agreements
M-1546-87 Alberta Government. – 1931. – Regarding location of ghost River bridge.
M-1546-88 Alberta Government telephones- Joint line construction. – 1936
M-1546-89 Atlas Lumber Co. Ltd. – 1942-1947. – Regarding power service at Rocky Mountain House planning mill.
M-1546-90 Balzac, Alberta. – 1937. – Regarding power supply.
M-1546-91 Banff, Alberta. – 1942. – Regarding power supply; copy of license for storage and water power development at Lake Minnewanka and cascade River.
M-1546-92 Brant, Alberta power supply. – 1931- 1946
M-1546-93 Brewster’s ranch, Seebe. – 1934. – Regarding power supply and charges.
M-1546-94 Brown, Moyer and Brown. – 1944. – Consists of oil well lighting contract and copy of order transferring assets to Coastal Oils Ltd.
M-1546-95 Caine Bros., Edmonton. – 1930-1931. – Regarding easement of transmission lines.
M-1546-96 Canadian Department of National Defence. – 1935. – Regarding use of bridge at Kananaskis to provide access to project for relief of the unemployed.
M-1546-97 Water resources office, Alberta. – 1931. – Regarding interim license for development of power, upper Kananaskis Lake.
M-1546-98 Statement- Calgary Power Co, Seebe. – 1932. – Regarding closing to traffic of Kananaskis dam and timber bridge.
M-1546-99 Agreement- David McDougall. – 1930. – Regarding transfer of titles at Morleyville settlement to Calgary Power.
M-1546-100 Canada Cement Co. – 1910-1942. – Regarding terms of contract for power supply.
M-1546-101 Canadian National Railway-Chipman, Alberta. – 1941. – Regarding power supply to town site and acceptance by C. N. R. for part payment.
M-1546-102 Canadian National Railway-Mirror. – 1932- 1935. – Regarding power service contract.
M-1546-103 Canadian National Railway- St. Paul. – 1929. – Regarding laying pipe line under railway station.
M-1546-104 Canadian National Railway- Wainwright. – 1932-1944. – Regarding power service to railway.
M-1546-105 Canadian Pacific Railway- Aldersyde. – 1933. – Regarding power supply to coal dock.
M-1546-106 Canadian Pacific Railway- Kananaskis bridge. – 1913-1926. – Regarding Power Company to raise bridge and construction of flash boards.
M-1546-107 Canadian utilities. – 1936. – Regarding exchange and transfer of power rights St. Paul and Raymond, Alberta.
M-1546-108 Cascade power project. – 1941-1943. – Regarding agreement with contractor and with C. P. R. for Lake Minnewanka project.
M-1546-109 Clover Bar, Alberta power supply. – 1944
M-1546-110 Coalhurst, Alberta. – 1936-1940. – Regarding power service rates; sale and exchange of electrical distribution systems with Lethbridge collieries; and water supply, Coalhurst water users association.
M-1546-111 Consolidated mining and smelting. – 1946. – Regarding power supply agreement for CMS plant at Calgary.
M-1546-112 Dominion concrete products. – 1945. – Regarding power supply, brick manufacturing plant, Taber.
M-1546-113 Dominion Government. – 1947. – Regarding power supply to St. Mary river irrigation dam.
M-1546-114 Dominion Government- Indian Agency and School, Morley. – 1926. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-115 Dominion Government- Indian Agency, Winterburn. – 1937. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-116 Dominion Government, Department of National Defence. – 1942. – Regarding power supply, Kirkcaldy airport; airways beacon, Mayton; and Namao airport booster pump station.
M-1546-117 Eastern irrigation district. – 1942. – Regarding power supply to Bassano dam.
M-1546-118 Eau Claire Sawmills Ltd. – 1933-1945. – Regarding power service for Ghost River Mill (1945); and indenture for leased lands on Bow River in Calgary.
M-1546-119 Edmonton, City of. – 1941. – Regarding interconnection of systems under terms set forth.
M-1546-120 Ensign, Alberta. – 1946. – Regarding schedule of rates.
M-1546-121 Farm service area, Bremner. – 1945. – Regarding power supply service.
M-1546-122 J. J. Hamilton Coal Co., Lethbridge. – 1941. – Regarding power service
M-1546-123 Hayter, Alberta power service. – 1937- 1944
M-1546-124 Kirkcaldy, hamlet of. – 1937-1943. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-125 Lacombe flour and food mill power service. – 1944
M-1546-126 Lacombe rural extension contracts. – 1944. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-127 Leslieville, hamlet of. – 1945-1946. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-128 Lethbridge power service. – 1927- 1931
M-1546-129 Lethbridge Broadcasting Ltd. – 1946. – Regarding power supply contract.
M-1546-130 Major Oil Investments. – 1943. – Regarding power service contract.
M-1546-131 McIvor Drilling Contractors. – 1946. – Regarding power supply for water pumping station.
M-1546-132 Metiskow, hamlet of. – 1929-1942. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-133 Mitchell, Weiss and Legay farmers, Edmonton. – 1945. – Regarding power supply.
M-1546-134 Model Oil Ltd. – 1940. – Regarding power supply to separator battery at Turner Valley.
M-1546-135 Morinville Colliery Ltd. – 1947. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-136 New Chicago, hamlet of. – 1937. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-137 New Dayton power service. – 1941
M-1546-138 Noble farms. – 1946. – Regarding power service for implement factory in Nobleford.
M-1546-139 Northern Alberta dairy pool. – 1946. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-140 Northern Plywood Ltd. – 1947. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-141 Okalta Oils Ltd. – 1939. – Regarding electric light service to No.8 well, Turner valley.
M-1546-142 Pearce, hamlet of. – 1944. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-143 Prairies Power Co. – 1943-1946. – Includes lists of contracts and franchises.
M-1546-144 Queenstown, hamlet of. – 1937-1947. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-145 Rimbey, Alberta power service. – 1935- 1941
M-1546-146 Round Hill, hamlet of. – 1937-1941. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-147 Royal Lethbridge Collieries. – 1933. – Regarding power service.
M-1546-148 Star-key mine power service. – 1945
M-1546-149 Vulcan flour and feed mills. – 1933. – Regarding power service.
Franchises (expired)
M-1546-150 Acme. – 1928-1947
M-1546-151 Airdrie. – 1928-1949
M-1546-152 Alix. – 1928
M-1546-153 Arrowwood. – 1927-1941
M-1546-154 Barons. – 1927
M-1546-155 Bashaw. – 1928
M-1546-156 Bassano. – 1929-1947
M-1546-157 Bawlf. – 1928-1939
M-1546-158 Beiseker. – 1928-1947
M-1546-159 Bentley. – 1935-1955
M-1546-160 Beverley. – 1946
M-1546-161 Black Diamond. – 1930-1941
M-1546-162 Blackfalds. – 1929-1947
M-1546-163 Blackie. – 1926
M-1546-164 Bon Accord. – 1947-1950
M-1546-165 Bowden. – 1928-1945
M-1546-166 Bow Island. – 1944-1947
M-1546-167 Brocket. – 1930-1931
M-1546-168 Brooks. – 1930-1941
M-1546-169 Brooks- Eastern irrigation district. – 1948- 1954
M-1546-170 Bruderheim. – 1928
M-1546-171 Cadogan. – 1929-1935
M-1546-172 City of Calgary. – 1910-1944
M-1546-173 Calgary Power Company. – 1928-1955. – Includes Ghost project (1928-1955); Ghost River ranch property (1929); Hamstead division (1931); Morleyville settlement (1930-1931); Simon’s Valley (1929).
M-1546-174 Camrose. – 1929-1946
M-1546-175 Camrose waterworks. – 1937
M-1546-176 Camrose bridge. – 1933-1939
M-1546-177 Canadian Pacific Railway. – 1928-1944. – Regarding service at Bassano dam and Strathmore supply farm.
M-1546-178 Canadian utilities. – 1929-1937
M-1546-179 Canadian utilities. – 1934-1936
M-1546-180 Cardston. – 1929-1947
M-1546-181 Carmangay. – 1927-1945
M-1546-182 Carstairs. – 1928
M-1546-183 Cayley. – 1927
M-1546-184 Champion. – 1927-1945
M-1546-185 Chipman. – 1928
M-1546-186 CFCN Radio, Calgary. – 1931
M-1546-187 Claresholm. – 1927-1934
M-1546-188 Clive. -1938
M-1546-189 Cluny. – 1929-1944
M-1546-190 Clyde. – 1928-1938
M-1546-191 Cadillac Coal Co. and C. S. Donaldson Coal Co., Lethbridge. – 1928-1930
M-1546-192 Coal mine contract negotiations. – 1944
M-1546-193 Coaldale. – 1927-1947
M-1546-194 Coal Producers Ltd. – 1934
M-1546-195 Coalhurst. – 1931
M-1546-196 Cochrane. – 1922-1950
M-1546-197 Commercial Building lease- McDougall and Secord, Edmonton. – 1932-1936
M-1546-198 Commercial Cartage Co. – 1932
M-1546-199 Consolidated Diamond Collieries. – 1928- 1930
M-1546-200 Crossfield. – 1927-1947
M-1546-201 Crown Coal Co. – 1937
M-1546-202 Czar. – 1939-1945
M-1546-203 Daysland. – 1928
M-1546-204 Dominion Government. – 1947. – Department of Mines and Resources, forest service station, Kananaskis.
M-1546-205 Department of Indian Affairs- Blue Quills School, St. Paul. – 1931-1936. – Also includes St. Albert school. – 1930-1935.
M-1546-206 Department of munitions and supply Suffield. – 1942
M-1546-207 Department of national Defence, Airdrie Airport. – 1942
M-1546-208 Department of National Defence- Alien camps, Kananaskis. – 1940
M-1546-209 Department of national Defence- Macleod aerodrome. – 1940
M-1546-210 Department of National Defence- Blackfalds aerodrome. – 1943-1944
M-1546-211 Department of National Defence- Bowden airport. – 1941-1946
M-1546-212 Department of National Defence- Camrose military training centre. – 1940
M-1546-213 Department of National Defence- Champion airport. – 1943
M-1546-214 Department of National Defence- Dewinton airport. – 1941-1945
M-1546-215 Department of National Defence- Ensign airport. – 1943-1945
M-1546-216 Department of National Defence-Frank Lake airport. – 1943-1945
M-1546-217 Department of National defence- Gladys Ridge airport. – 1943-1944
M-1546-218 Department of National Defence- Granum aerodrome. – 1942-1945
M-1546-219 Department of National Defence- High River airport and station. – 1927-1947
M-1546-220 Department of National Defence- Innisfail aerodrome. – 1941
M-1546-221 Department of National Defence- Inverlake aerodrome. – 1943-1945
M-1546-222 Department of National Defence- Bombing range, B & G School, Lethbridge. – 1943-1944
M-1546-223 Department of National Defence- Airports, Alberta. – 1930-1941
M-1546-224 Department of National Defence- Lethbridge P. O. W. camp. – 1942-1945
M-1546-225 Department of National Defence- Penhold airport. – 1940-1946
M-1546-226 Department of National Defence- Standoff airport. – 1943-1944
M-1546-227 Department of National Defence- Wetaskiwin army camp. – 1942-1947
M-1546-228 Department of National Defence- Woodhouse airport. – 1942-1945
M-1546-229 Department of Transport- Radio range station, Penhold Taber beacon. – 1939-1942
M-1546-230 Didsbury. – 1928-1936
M-1546-231 East Kootenay Power Co. – 1929
M-1546-232 Eckville including flour mill. – 1937- 1941
M-1546-233 Empire collieries, Barnwell. – 1932
M-1546-234 Edberg. – 1939-1941
M-1546-235 Edmonton. – 1929-1940
M-1546-236 Ferintosh. – 1928-1942
M-1546-237 Fort Macleod. – 1929-1950
M-1546-238 Fort Saskatchewan. – 1928-1929
M-1546-239 Ghost Park site. – 1932
M-1546-240 Ghost Development. – 1929- 1930
M-1546-241 Gillespie Grain Co. – 1936
M-1546-242 Gleichen. – 1924-1945
M-1546-243 Glenwood. – 1941-1947
M-1546-244 Granum. – 1927-1945
M-1546-245 Grain Elevators- A-H. – 1933- 1944
M-1546-246 Grain Elevators- H-O. – 1933- 1947
M-1546-247 Grain Elevators- O-P. – 1933- 1947
M-1546-248 Grain Elevators- U-Z. – 1943- 1947
M-1546-249 Grassy Lake. – 1947
M-1546-250 Hardisty. – 1928-1946
M-1546-251 K. Hartman, mill, Leduc. – 1940- 1942
M-1546-252 High River. – 1926-1941
M-1546-253 Hillcrest- Mohawk collieries. – 1941- 1945
M-1546-254 Holden. – 1930
M-1546-255 Horseshoe and Kananaskis final water power license and acceptance. – 1930
M-1546-256 Hughenden. – 1929-1943
M-1546-257 Hughes, William R. – 1928
M-1546-258 Hussor. – 1928-1941
M-1546-259 Innisfail. – 1928-1946
M-1546-260 Irma. – 1928-1947
M-1546-261 Irricana. – 1928-1947
M-1546-262 Johnson, Arthur E. – 1931
M-1546-263 Kerralta Coal Co. – 1941-1944
M-1546-264 Killam. – 1928-1942
M-1546-265 Lacombe. – 1929-1946
M-1546-266 Lacombe water franchise and sewer. – 1939
M-1546-267 Lacombe Milling Co. – 1927- 1940
M-1546-268 Lamont. – 1928-1947
M-1546-269 Lanark Freehold Oil and Coal Co. – 1937
M-1546-270 Legal. – 1928-1947
M-1546-271 Lethbridge Co-operative Mines Assn.
M-1546-272 Lougheed. – 1928-1942
M-1546-273 Macklin. – 1940-1956
M-1546-274 Macmillan, R. L., mill, Picture Butte. – 1939-1942
M-1546-275 Magrath. – 1927-1947
M-1546-276 Magrath- Water works agreements. – 1929- 1954
M-1546-277 Major oil investments. – 1943
M-1546-278 Marcus Oils Ltd. – 1928-1933
M-1546-279 Majestic Mines Ltd. – 1928-1929
M-1546-280 G. A. May. – 1941
M-1546-281 Milk River. – 1929-1947
M-1546-282 Millet. – 1928-1957
M-1546-283 Mirror. – 1928-1961
M-1546-284 Morinville. – 1929-1950
M-1546-285 Mueller’s Machine Shop. – 1940
M-1546-286 Nanton. – 1927-1928
M-1546-287 New Norway. – 1928-1940
M-1546-288 New Royal View Mine. – 1944- 1945
M-1546-289 Nickel mill, Coaldale. – 1940- 1945
M-1546-290 Nobleford. – 1927
M-1546-291 Northern Elevator Co. – 1937
M-1546-292 Ohaton. – 1929-1945
M-1546-293 Oil well machine shop, Royalties, Alberta. – 1940
M-1546-294 Okotoks. – 1924-1929
M-1546-295 Parkland. – 1927
M-1546-296 Penhold. – 1928
M-1546-297 Picture Butte. – 1937-1943
M-1546-298 Pincher Creek. – 1929-1939
M-1546-299 Ponoka. – 1928-1935
M-1546-300 Ponoka. – 1935-1948
M-1546-301 Province of Alberta- Ft. Saskatchewan jail. – 1931
M-1546-302 Provost. – 1928-1945
M-1546-303 Raymond. – 1928-1941
M-1546-304 Red Deer. – 1928-1938
M-1546-305 Rimbey. – 1935-1950
M-1546-306 Riverside Iron Works. – 1928- 1945
M-1546-307 Rockyford. – 1928-1948
M-1546-308 Ross, A., chop mill, Leduc. – 1942
M-1546-309 Royal Securities Corporation, lease. – 1931
M-1546-310 Royal View Mine. – 1936-1943
M-1546-311 Ryley. – 1930-1951
M-1546-312 Sedgewick. – 1928-1939
M-1546-313 Sharlow, H., Wetaskiwin. – 1945
M-1546-314 Smith Batteries Ltd. – 1933-1943
M-1546-315 St. Albert. – 1928
M-1546-316 Standard. – 1928-1941
M-1546-317 Stavely. – 1927-1947
M-1546-318 Sterling Flour Mills, Strome. – 1946
M-1546-319 Sterling. – 1927-1941
M-1546-320 Stony Plain. – 1929-1947
M-1546-321 St. Paul. – 1936
M-1546-322 Strathmore. – 1926-1944
M-1546-323 Strickland Coal Mine. – 1942- 1944
M-1546-324 Strome. – 1928-1950
M-1546-325 Sylvan Lake. – 1932-1942
M-1546-326 Taber. – 1928-1937
M-1546-327 Taxation- Survey of power companies taxes. – 1936-1937
M-1546-328 Taylor & Pearson Broadcasting Co., Edmonton
M-1546-329 Thorsby. – 1940-1944
M-1546-330 Thyr, Hans, mill, Lacombe
M-1546-331 Tofield. – 1930-1937
M-1546-332 Turner Valley. – 1931-1941
M-1546-333 Turner Valley utilities. – 1943-1947. – Includes Sheep Creek pumps and Bull Creek pumps.
M-1546-334 Viking. – 1930-1941
M-1546-335 Vulcan. – 1929-1950
M-1546-336 Wainwright. – 1928
M-1546-337 Warner. – 1929-1950
M-1546-338 Westlock. – 1925-1947
M-1546-339 Wetaskiwin Elk Ltd.- Building lease – 1930
M-1546-340 Wetaskiwin. – 1929-1939
General Business Correspondence
M-1546-341 Correspondence- A-B. – 1928-1929. – Consists of mainly customer accounts, construction projects, and operations.
M-1546-342 Correspondence- A. Brunlees. – 1928-1929. – Regarding accounts.
M-1546-343 Correspondence- C. – 1928-1929
M-1546-344 Calgary Power, Montreal. – 1928-1929. – Regarding operations.
M-1546-345 Calgary Water Power Co. – 1928- 1929
M-1546-346 Canadian Bank of Commerce. – 1928-1929. – Regarding accounts.
M-1546-347 Calgary Power Co. – 1928-1929. – Consists of circulars to staff, and regarding accounting at steam generating plants.
M-1546-348 Correspondence- D. – 1928-1929
M-1546-349 Correspondence- Foundation Company of Canada. – 1928-1929
M-1546-350 Correspondence- G. – 1928-1929
M-1546-351 Correspondence- H. – 1928-1929
M-1546-352 Correspondence- I. – 1928-1929. – Includes inventories of supplies.
M-1546-353 Correspondence- L. – 1928-1929
M-1546-354 Correspondence- M. – 1928- 1929
M-1546-355 Correspondence- Montreal Engineering Co. – 1928-1929
M-1546-356 Correspondence, Bank of Montreal. – 1928- 1929
M-1546-357 Correspondence- Monthly statements. – 1928-1929
M-1546-358 Correspondence- N. – 1928-1929
M-1546-359 Correspondence- P-Q. – 1928- 1929
M-1546-360 Correspondence- R. – 1928-1929
M-1546-361 Correspondence- S. – 1928-1929
M-1546-362 Correspondence- T. – 1928-1929
M-1546-363 Correspondence. – U-V. – 1928- 1929
M-1546-364 Correspondence- W. – 1928- 1929
M-1546-365 Correspondence. – 1929-1932. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-366 Correspondence. – 1933. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-367 Correspondence. – 1934. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-368 Correspondence. – 1935. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-369 Correspondence. – 1936. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-370 Correspondence. – 1937. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-371 Correspondence. – 1938. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-372 Correspondence. – 1939-1940. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-373 Correspondence. – 1941. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-374 Correspondence. – 1942. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-375 Correspondence. – 191943-1944. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-376 Correspondence. – 1945-1947. – Mainly regarding balance sheets, stocks, bonds, and accounts.
M-1546-377 Correspondence- Financial reports. – 1948- 1950
M-1546-378 Consolidated balance sheets. – 1928- 1946
M-1546-379 Statements. – 1911-1927. – Includes assets, liabilities, profit and loss.
M-1546-380 Calgary Water Power Co. accounts. – 1925- 1943
M-1546-381 Calgary Power accounts. – 1927- 1947
M-1546-382 Ghost power development. – 1945-1946. – Includes costs of development.
M-1546-383 Construction work in progress- Statements of cost. – 1931-1947
M-1546-384 Construction work in progress- Statements of fixed capital. – 1935-1942
M-1546-385 Excess profits tax. – 1946-1947
M-1546-386 Excess profits tax. – 1947-1949
M-1546-387 Excess profits tax. – 1942-1949
M-1546-388 Income tax returns. – 1923-1924
M-1546-389 Income tax returns. – 1925-1926
M-1546-390 Income tax returns. – 1927-1928
M-1546-391 Income tax returns. – 1929
M-1546-392 Income tax returns. – 1930
M-1546-393 Income tax returns. – 1931
M-1546-394 Income tax returns. – 1932
M-1546-395 Income tax returns. – 1933
M-1546-396 Income tax returns. – 1934
M-1546-397 Income tax returns. – 1935
M-1546-398 Income tax returns. – 1936
M-1546-399 Income tax returns. – 1937
M-1546-400 Income tax returns. – 1938
M-1546-401 Income tax returns. – 1939
M-1546-402 Income tax returns. – 1940
M-1546-403 Income tax returns. – 1941
M-1546-404 Income tax returns. – 1942
M-1546-405 Income tax returns. – 1943
M-1546-406 Income tax returns. – 1944
M-1546-407 Income tax returns. – 1945
M-1546-408 Income tax returns. – 1946
M-1546-409 Income tax returns. – 1947


Series 5


Montreal Engineering- Saskatchewan office. – 1929-1945

M-1546-410 Special statements and accounts. – 1929
M-1546-411 Operating budget. – 1930
M-1546-412 Accounts. – 1931
M-1546-413 Accounts. – 1932
M-1546-414 Prairie Power accounts. – 1930- 1933
M-1546-415 Prairie Power accounts. – 1934
M-1546-416 Prairie Power accounts. – 1935
M-1546-417 Prairie Power. – 1941-1945


Series 6


Miscellaneous. 1907-1965

M-1546-418 Reports and publications. – 1930-1960, nd. – Includes “Calgary Power Company, Ltd.” (1930); “Some facts about Calgary Power” (1964). – “Consulting Services- Montreal Engineering Company” (nd); list of documents of Calgary Power at Montreal (1930); list of files sent out from Montreal engineering to Calgary Power (1960).
M-1546-419 Trust Deed. – 1910. – Includes Calgary Power Co. Ltd. and the Royal Trust Company.
M-1546-420 Trust Deeds. – 1930. – From Calgary Power Co. Ltd, to Montreal Trust Co.
M-1546-421 Agreements. – 1924-1938
M-1546-422 Correspondence. – 1907-1912. – With the Provincial Government regarding #2 transmission line.
M-1546-423 Options for easements. – 1928- 1935
M-1546-424 Index of plans and drawings. – 1926- 1965
M-9324 Drawings related to automation of Transalta plants and dams throughout Alberta. – [ca. 1940s-1970s]. – 40 drawings.
M-1546-424a Miscellaneous documents. – 1913-1940. — Consists of miscellany found inside ledgers, cashbooks, etc., including letters from customers, internal memoranda, 1928 financial statements, 1940 provincial tax assessment notice, and 1913 debentures certificate from Calgary Public School Board.
M-8288 Radio broadcasts. – [mid 1950s]. — Consists of scripts for radio broadcasts on historical topics, written by Margaret Maw for the radio series called “Here’s Alberta – People and Places” and “Calgary Power Discovers”. The series, which was sponsored by Calgary Power, were broadcast of CFCN, CFRN, CKRD, CHAT and CJOC.
M-6909 Receipt for customer’s deposit. – 1928


Series 7


Financial records. – 1890-1947

M-1546-425 Journal. – 1906-1908
M-1546-426 Cash book- A-O. – 1911-1913
M-1546-427 Journal P-Z. – 1911-1915
M-1546-428 Retail Grantor’s Association. – 1934- 1935
M-1546-429 C. W. P. cash books “B”. – 1893- 1896
M-1546-430 C. W. P. cash books “A”. – 1891- 1893
M-1546-431 Bank registers (2). – 1931-1946
M-1546-432 C. W. P. cash books. – 1917- 1922
M-1546-433 Bank statements. – 1929-1934
M-1546-434 General ledger, Edmonton. – 1933- 1936
M-1546-435 General ledger sheets, Edmonton. – 1928- 1933
M-1546-436 North Town deposits. – nd
M-1546-437 Consumer’s deposits for towns in Northern Alberta. – 1930
M-1546-438 Uncollected arrears suspense. – 1929- 1936
M-1546-439 Rural customer accounts. – 1937- 1947
M-1546-440 C. W. P. Co. Ltd.- Summary of consumer’s ledger. – 1921-1924
M-1546-441 Ledger. – 1926-1928
M-1546-442 Rural consumer deposits. – 1930
M-1546-443 Supplies for Ghost Project- Expenses. – 1929
M-1546-444 Supplies for Ghost Project- Rural operation costs. – 1928
M-1546-445 Supplies for Ghost Project- Cash books (5). – 1929-1934
M-1546-446 Supplies for Ghost Project- Tax reports (9). – 1931-1939
M-1546-447 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Ledger “B”. – 1896-1906
M-1546-448 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book “C”. – 1896-1905
M-1546-449 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1915-1917
M-1546-450 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Transfer binder, General ledger. – 1927-1932
M-1546-451 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Journal “A”. – 1890-1922
M-1546-452 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Ledger “A”. – 1890-1896
M-1546-453 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Ledger. – 1921-1922
M-1546-454 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Synoptic book. – 1913-1915
M-1546-455 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- C. W. P. co-customer list. – nd
M-1546-456 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- C. W. P. co-balance book. – 1927-1928
M-1546-457 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Purchase journal. – 1928
M-1546-458 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Customer earnings. – 1931-1935
M-1546-459 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Accounting book. – 1934-1936
M-1546-460 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Capital records, Edmonton division. – 1931-1935
M-1546-461 C. W. P. Co. customer account book. – 1917-1920
M-1546-462 C. W. P Co. cash book. – 1923- 1927
M-1546-463 C. W. P. Co. cash book. – 1927- 1934
M-1546-464 C. W. P. Co. cash book. – 1934- 1937
M-1546-465 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1905-1908
M-1546-466 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Ledger. – 1906-1909. – Includes real estate, bad debts, currents and lamps.
M-1546-467 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1921-1923
M-1546-468 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1922
M-1546-469 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Journal voucher and register. – 1928-1929
M-1546-470 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Synoptic ledger. – 1932-1947
M-1546-471 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1930-1931
M-1546-472 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1934-1935
M-1546-473 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1931-1932
M-1546-474 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1932-1934
M-1546-475 Calgary Water Power Co. Ltd.- Cash book. – 1935-1936
M-1546-476 United Electric Engineering Co.- Cash books and ledgers. – 1927-1929


Series 8


Calgary Power films. – 1929-1983

F-72-1 Ghost Dam construction. – 1929
F-72-2 Construction of steel line, Ghost to Calgary. – 1937
F-72-3 Calgary Power and picnic and bowling. – 1938- 1939
F-72-4 Steel Tower, Ghost to Calgary. – 1949
F-72-5 Line construction, Brooks to Bassano and moving transformer, Edmonton- Wetaskiwin. – nd
F-72-6 Original construction- 50 line. – nd
F-72-7 Walking dragline, Wabamun. – 1962
F-120 Steel Tower. – 1983. – 2 film reels. – Regarding the erection of hydro towers and maintenance of transmission lines.


Series 9


Photographs and lantern slides. – [ca. 1904]-1967


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NA-4416 Kananaskis views. – 1907-1937. – 7 photographs
NA-4477 Kananaskis views; hydro-electric dams and powerplant; Bearspaw dam; Medicine Hat steam power; Ghost dam; Spray lakes; Calgary Water Power Company; Bankhead, etc. – [ca. 1904]-1967. – 73 photographs
PA-1546 Types of irons. – 1920s. – 7 photographs
PA-2514 Calgary Power views; powerplants; dams; mines; water resources, etc. – 365 photographs
PA-3294 Views of Horseshoe Falls Dam and Kananaskis Powerhouse. — [ca. 1912]. — Includes views of the interior of the powerhouse, control panels, etc. Includes views of the interior of the Canadian Westinghouse plant in Hamilton, Ontario; the Sanatorium Hotel in Banff; and the Banff Springs Hotel in Banff.
PB-616 Calgary Power views. – 1911-1960s. – 36 photographs
PD-174 Album of Kananaskis views. – 1937. – 47 photographs
PE-110 Panoramas of Ghost River dam construction, and Chats Fall generating station. – 1929 and 1931
S-90 Dams and Calgary Power plants at Horseshoe Falls; Kananaskis Falls; construction of Ghost River power project; transmission lines and other power structures, etc. – [ca. 1911-1929]. – 211 lantern slides