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Three Hills Petroleum Agency battery guarantees and photos of abandoned tanker trailer – 1968-[ca. 2003].

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
4
Series Number
17
File Number
11
Material Format
textual records
graphic material
Physical Description
2 photographs : col.
Scope and Content
The file contains guarantee certificates for Atlas batteries issued at Three Hills Petroleum Agency by agent V.D. Blenkhorn (1968-1969) and photos of an abandoned fuel tanker trailer (reputedly used used by a UFA Petroleum Agent) in a farmyard (ca. 2003).
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
Subjects
Certificates
Petroleum Agencies
Transportation - Fuel
Names
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
Petroleum Division
Places
Three Hills
Accession Number
UF 2003.0148.01
UF 2003.0148.02
UF 2003.0148.03
UF 2003.0148.04
UF 2003.0148.05
UF 2003.0148.06
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
1968-[ca. 2003]
Source
Archival Descriptions

Dench Cartage truck at Calgary petroleum plant – [ca. 1944].

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Hierarchy Level
Item
Collection/Fonds Number
4
Series Number
17
File Number
12
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
21 cm x 28 cm b & w print
Scope and Content
c. 1940 Maple Leaf make single-axle, tractor-truck, w/ single axle fuel tanker, marked 'Maple Leaf G
Custodial History
Photograph was donated by Allen Holthe.
Subjects
Transportation - Fuel
Accession Number
UF 2002.0099.01
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
[ca. 1944]
Source
Archival Descriptions

This fuel truck called frequently at Silver Heights UFA Fuel Service – [ca. 194-].

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Hierarchy Level
Item
Collection/Fonds Number
4
Series Number
17
File Number
13
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
14.5 cm x 10 cm black & white photo print in sepiatone
Scope and Content
Bulk fuel delivery truck that delivered product regularly at the Silver Heights UFA Petroleum agency, dating and delivery company unknown
Subjects
UFA Agents - Stoltz, Carl Alvern 'Charlie'
UFA Agencies - Silver Heights
Transportation - Fifth Wheel Fuel Trailers
Transportation - Fifth Wheel Fuel Trucks
Transportation - Fuel
Accession Number
UF 2004.0038.02
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
[ca. 194-]
Notes
Source of Name: Note on back of print
Source
Archival Descriptions

Robert Gardiner – 1930.

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta fonds
Hierarchy Level
Item
Collection/Fonds Number
1
Series Number
15
File Number
3
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 17 x 11 cm.
Scope and Content
A photograph of Robert Gardiner. Born in Scotland, Gardiner settled in the region of eastern Alberta in 1909, raising grain and purebred horses. Two months after arriving, he joined UFA, and became active in political affairs. In the 1921 federal election, Gardiner was elected Member of Parliament for Medicine Hat with the UFA backed Progressive Party of Canada party; he became the house leader of the UFA caucus. He was relected in 1925 and then again in 1926 as a candidate for the United Farmers of Alberta. As a politician, he lobbied for the retention of the Crows Nest Pass Agreement and led an investigation into corruption in the hydro industry. In 1931, while still in parliament, Gardiner was elected UFA president. Defeated federally in 1935, Gardiner presided over UFA's departure from politics in 1939. Known for his fairness and impartiality Gardiner turned the organization from politics to advocacy and marketing. He died shortly after retiring as UFA chairman in 1945.
Custodial History
United Farmers of Alberta - Office & Fleet Services
Creator
Hands Studios, Bank Street [Ottawa]
Related Material
UF 2005.0044.50
Subjects
Members of Parliament
Names
Gardiner, Robert
Accession Number
UF 2003.0090.0018
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
1930
Source
Archival Descriptions

Daniel Webster Warner – [ca. 1921].

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta fonds
Hierarchy Level
Item
Collection/Fonds Number
1
Series Number
15
File Number
5
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 18 x 13 cm.
Administrative History
A photograph of UFA MP Daniel Webster Warner, born in Iowa, Oct. 1, 1857.
Custodial History
Warner was the first president of the Strathcona local of the Territorial Grain Growers' Assocation. The Territorial Grain Growers' Association changed its name in December of 1905 to the Alberta Farmers' Association. Warner was a director of the U.F.A. 1910 - 1912, 1914-1916 and 1921. Warner successfully ran as a Progressive Party of Canada candidate in the 1921 federal election and became the member of parliament for Strathcona, Alberta. Warner was one of ten U.F.A-Progressives who ran in the 1921 election; all of them were elected. The Progressive Party of Canada was part of the farmers' political movement in the 1920s and 1930s. In the 1925 federal election Daniel Webster Warner ran in the new electoral district of Wetaskiwin and was defeated.
Subjects
Members of Parliament
Names
Warner, Daniel Webster
Accession Number
UF 2005.0044.35
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
[ca. 1921]
Source
Archival Descriptions

Jim Laverick – 2010.

Collection/Fonds
UFA Photo Collection
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
UFA Photo Collection
Hierarchy Level
Item
Collection/Fonds Number
11
Material Format
electronic records
Scope and Content
Jim Laverick served as the chair of the UFA board of directors from March 2010 to 2014.
Subjects
Boards of directors
Names
Laverick, Jim
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
2010
Notes
In 2014, Laverick was re-elected to the board for a three-year term.
Source
Archival Descriptions

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