The file consists of documentation and photographs of award presentations for dairy cattle, beef cattle, Wild Rose Stock Dog Futurity,and lamas in competitions sponsored by UFA Co-op; brochure, schedule of events, and prize list (2003)
Farmfair International, previously known as Farmfair and Northlands Farmfair, is a group of agricultural competitions organized by the Edmonton Exhibition Association.
Browarny Photographics Ltd.
Artifact: 2009.28.1 is the milk pail shown in photograph 91-1464-18 of the 1992 Dairy Show Class
The file contains: group portrait of a UFA children's softball team; group portrait of the UFA Elks AA Midget baseball team (2001); group portrait of a UFA girls' pee wee softball team (2001); action shots of a UFA men's baseball team, possibly the UFA Elks; group portait of the UFA Iron Springs Booters boys soccer team; photograph of Sarah Swart presenting a cheque to the United Way (1999); photograph of Wayne Johnson presenting a chque to the United Way in Medicine Hat; and a photograph of the award-winning cow and calf at the UFA Youth Supreme Que$t beef cattle competition.
0.06 m textual records – 43 photographs: colour – 1 architectural drawing.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of family photographs, agency related agreements and correspondence, and advertising materials relating to the Konynenbelt family and their work as petroleum agents at the UFA Co-operative Agency in Nobleford. Notable items include a site plan of the Nobleford UFA agency (1963); Joe Konynenbelt's UFA Co-op share certificates, a speech given by Henry Konynenbelt to the Historical Society of Alberta (1995), and biographical notes on Randy Konynenbelt (2004).
Joe Konynenbelt [? - 1987], became the petroleum agent for the UFA Co-op in Nobleford, Alberta in 1965. After his death, his son Randy [1949 - ?] and daughter-in-law Paulette took over the agency. Randy and Paulette retired in 2004. Joe’s cousin Henry Konynenbelt was a Director of UFA Co-op.
The records were retained by the Konynenbelt family, and relate to Joe and Randy Konynenbelt’s work as petroleum agents at the Nobleford UFA Cooperative. Many of the materials were donated by Joe’s wife Johanna Konynenbelt.
Announcement of Randy and Pauly Konynenbelt's retirement from the Nobleford Agency in Fonds 1, Series 16, File 11.
Photos of Joe and Ron Konynenbelt in Fonds 4, Series 17, File 141-142.
Contracts & Agreements
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
Can I use it?
Images are provided for research and reference use only. Written permission to publish, copy or otherwise use these images must be obtained from United Farmers Historical Society.
The file contains photographs and thank-you correspondence from recipients of UFA co-op's charitable donations: Ag Expo (Lethbridge), [Alberta Beef Producers' Association?], Alberta Paint Horse Club, and the "abreast of 'bridge" team from the Lethbridge Dragonboat Festival.
The file contains photographs and thank-you correspondence for charitable donations and sponsorships made by UFA Co-op to: Calgary Arabian Horse Association, Calgary Canucks, Camrose Cougars Mosquito baseball team, Canadian Cow Horse Supreme, Canadian Farmers Curling Championship, Canadian Limousin World Congress, Canadian National Junior Shorthorn Expo, Canadian Old Timers Rodeo Association, Canadian Quarter Horse Cup Futurity, Carstairs Bruins Tykes hockey team, Central Spring Holstein Show, Claresholm Figure Skating Club, Cremona Midget A hockey team, and the Czar Rodeo pancake breakfast.
The file contains photographs of the 1993 Canadian Bull Congress; a report by Regional Member Relations Representative Jerome Stang on the 2002 congress; and a photograph of him presenting the award top the winner of the Pen of Three Bulls competition. The show was held in Camrose.
The file consists of: a certificate of appreciation from the Salers Association of Canada (1991); photograph of a presentation of a cheque to the "Say Hay" project for hay distribution (2002); photograph of the presentation of belt buckles at the Sakariassen's Fall Classic in Carstairs [ca. 1994]; group photograph of the Strathmore Rebels baseball team ( 1995); photograph of Tammi Palmerchk, Southern Alberta Region Pony Club dressage champion (1989); photograph of Barry Webster presenting awards to the Tiny Mite barrel racers of the Southern Alberta Roping and Riding Circuit (2004); phoptograph of the trailer awarded to the 2001 Spring Classic Roping Champion Heeler; and photographs of champions of the Stettler Ag Society Jackpot Prospect Steer and Heifer Show (2000).
The file contains: a memorandum about the Peace Country Junior Jamboree Grooming, Judging, and Grooming Demonstrations held at Beaverlodge (2002); the program and prize list for the Priddis & Millarville Fair (2001); a group portrait of the Ponoka girls softball team; and a group portait of the Ponoka Stempeders hocky team (1991).