A portrait of John Glambeck ([ca. 1882] - 1935) of Milo.
The Glenbow Archives holds the John Glambeck fonds, a scrapbook with papers and photographs. A pdf of the scrapbook is available at: http://www.glenbow.org/collections/search/findingaids/archhtm/extras/glambeck/m-6649.pdf
Snake Valley : a history of Lake McGregor and area (Milo: Milo and District Historical Society, 1973) p. 284-286. http://www.ourfutureourpast.ca/loc_hist/page.aspx?id=3527030
John Glambeck was born in Denmark and moved to Chicago. After a few years he moved to Glambeck was the Milo correspondent for the Gleichen Call, and as a correspondent for agricultural publications (The Farm and Ranch Review, Grain Growers' Guide), and several Scandinavian newspapers in the United States.
The file contains correspondence related to the transfer of assets of Milo Consumers' Co-operative Association Ltd. to U.F.A. Central Co-operative Association. Includes share certificates and dividend reserve share certificates issued by Alberta Co-operative Wholesale Association Ltd.
This file contains: When Computer Really Grow Up!; a page from a book containing quotes from Goethe, Mark Twain and Wordsworth; a page from a book containing notes on Oneota; an invitation to a banquet at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (1968); Western People, the magazine insert for the Western Producer (November 1988) including an article on the 1918 influenza epidemic in Milo; Our Purpose and Our Pledge, a reprint of an editorial from the New York Times (January 1941); Unemployment Insurance for Farm Workers (Statement forwarded by Alberta Federation of Agriculture) (1958).
Alberta Federation of Agriculture
Canadian Federation of Agriculture
When Computers Really Grow Up! was originally assigned accession no. UF 2003.0081.120 by Gord Tolton. July 2010 the number was changed to UF 2003.0081.191 to avoid confusion with the photograph UF 2003.0081.12.