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John Erickson collection – [ca. 1961]-2003.

Collection/Fonds
UFA Members' Collection
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
UFA Members' Collection
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
7
File Number
28
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
The file consists of John Erickson's UFA Co-op business card (ca. 1961), a newspaper reproduction of a United Grain Growers receipt for shipment of beef livestock, a photocopy of a hand-writtten autobiography, and a biographical article from the Lethbridge Herald.
Administrative History
John U. Erickson, 1909- , was born in a railway construction camp in the Prairies to Swedish immigrant parents. He grew up on a farm in the Camrose district of Alberta, and received a post-secondary education in accounting and management. He married Ada "Babs" Renville. He held managerial positions in the retail lumber business, in large-scale farming, and in the provincial parks system of Alberta. He was also an active volunteer in agricultural and community organizations and the Lutheran Church. From 1961 to 1964 he was a Director of UFA Co-op. In 1965 his career in the parks system took him to Lethbridge, where he eventually retired.
Creator
UFA Co-Op
Erickson, John
Names
Erickson, John
United Farmers of Alberta
United Grain Growers
Places
Camrose
Lethbridge
Accession Number
UF 2003.0087.01
UF 2003.0087.02
UF 2003.0087.03
UF 2003.0087.04
Date
[ca. 1961]-2003
Source
Archival Descriptions

The U.F.A. – 1926.

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
1
Series Number
12
File Number
42
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
16 p. ; 30 x 23 cm
Scope and Content
Includes articles by E.J.Garland, John Lund, Hector MacKenzie, Henry E. Spencer, and editorial by W. Norman Smith. Features news stories about nominations of candidates for the federal election, Alberta Wheat Pool news.
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Calgary : United Farmers of Alberta, 1926
Publisher Series
Vol. 5, no. 22 (Aug. 23, 1926)
Subjects
Advertising
Elections
Publications
Newspapers
Names
Adshead, H. B.
Alberta Wheat Pool
Garland, Edward Joseph
Jelliff, Lincoln Henry
Kellner, Donald Ferdinand
Lucas, William Thomas
Lund, John A.
MacKenzie, Hector
Smith, W. Norman
Speakman, Alfred
Spencer, Henry Elvins
United Farm Women of Alberta
United Farmers of Alberta. Junior Branch
Places
Athabasca
Camrose
Accession Number
UF 2004.0047.42
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.
Date
1926
Source
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