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Bow River U.F.A. Political Association Constitution – 1920-1934, predominant 1920-1921.

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
3
File Number
7
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
3 v.; 17 x 12 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
This file consists of the constitution of the Bow River federal U.F.A. & U.F.W.A. constituency association. This file includes 4 copies of the 1921 constitution.
Creator
Bow River Federal Constituency Association
Bow River U.F.A. Political Association
Parallel Title
Bow River Federal Constituency Association Constitution
Subjects
Canada -- Politics and government
Constituencies
Constitution
Political associations
Maps
Names
Garland, Edward Joseph
Places
Arrowwood
Hanna
Three Hills
Drumheller
Airdrie
Delia
Rockyford
Brooks
Beiseker
Carstairs
Three Hills
Trochu
Standard
Accession Number
UF 2002.0008.08
UF 2002.0008.09
UF 2002.0008.10
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
1920-1934, predominant 1920-1921
Notes
This file includes 4 copies of the 1921 constitution. The boundaries of this constituency changed at some point between 1921 and 1934 (Probably in 1933). Each version contains a map of the constituency boundaries. Edward Joseph Garland was elected MP for this riding from 1921-1925, first as a Progressive candidate and then, from 1926, as the United Farmers candidate.
Source
Archival Descriptions

U.F.A. Purchasing Pool No. 2 Arrowwood – 1950-1951.

Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
6
Series Number
3
File Number
18
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
1950 audited statement of the Arrowwood petroleum purchasing Co-operative Association
Creator
Milt Ward
Names
Ward, Milt
U.F.A. Purchasing Pool No. 2
Places
Arrowwood
Accession Number
UF 2003.0081.101
Can I use it?
Access via History Co-ordinator
Date
1950-1951
Source
Archival Descriptions

Walter Yeske community hall share certificate – 1949.

Collection/Fonds
UFA Members' Collection
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
UFA Members' Collection
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
7
File Number
32
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
The file consists of 2 shares in Namao U.F.A. Community Hall Ltd., signed by the President and Treasurer of the corporation
Administrative History
Walter Yeske contributed to the capitalization of the Namao U.F.A. Community Hall in 1949 by purchasing two shares in its governing corporation.
Creator
Namao U.F.A. Community Hall Ltd.
Subjects
Community halls
Locals
Names
Namao U.F.A. Community Hall Ltd.
Yeske, Walter
Places
Namao
Accession Number
UF 2003.0109.01
Date
1949
Source
Archival Descriptions

Milt: The story of M.H. Ward – 1989.

Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
6
Series Number
1
File Number
1
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
This file contains a photocopy of the book, MILT: The story of M.H. Ward, by A.T. Baker.
Creator
Milt Ward
Names
Ward, Milt
Places
Arrowwood
Accession Number
UF 2004.0025.01
Date
1989
Notes
photocopied 2004
Source
Archival Descriptions

Affiliated co-operatives – 1982.

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
14
File Number
1
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
The file consists of a list of local co-operatives affiliated with UFA Co-op, their Co-op district numbers and Delegates, their addresses, and the names of their managers.
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
Subjects
Local Co-ops
Directories
Names
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
Places
Arrowwood
Medicine Hat
Pincher Creek
Bowden
Spruce View
Ponoka
Wetaskiwin
Lamont
Edgerton
Westlock
Girouxville
Accession Number
UF 2003.0130.08
Date
1982
Source
Archival Descriptions

Notification of U.F.A. Constituency Association Conventions – 1927.

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
4
File Number
16
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
2 p.; 28 x 22 cm
Scope and Content
Notices alerting membership to the annual convention of the political association, in conjunction with the U.F.A. Annual Convention
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Subjects
Congresses and conventions
Political associations
Names
Bow River Federal Constituency Association
Gleichen Provincial Constituency U.F.A. Association
Trego, W. D.
Sinclair, Donald
Leonard, H. W.
Places
Arrowwood
Gleichen
Tudor
Vulcan
Accession Number
UF 2004.0050.02
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
1927
Source
Archival Descriptions

United Farm Women of Alberta Arrowwood – 1923.

Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
6
Series Number
3
File Number
21
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
This file contains a notebook with notes concerning the Arrowwood UFWA local. Pencil written notes state the local was organized March 2, 1923 and records committees, charitable works, etc. such as: "We with other locals were instrumental in getting a District Nurse with the assistance of the Municipal officers, we helped furnish her home. And after that sponsored pre-school clinics."; "Another time we had a bared wire telephone connected to a family with scarlet fever. The University week for Farm Young People is mentioned.
Creator
Milt Ward
Subjects
UFWA Locals
Names
Ward, Milt
Places
Buffalo Hill
Arrowwood
Olds
Accession Number
UF 2003.0081.51
Date
1923
Source
Archival Descriptions

Programs – 1921-1953.

Collection/Fonds
United Farm Women of Alberta fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farm Women of Alberta fonds
Hierarchy Level
Series
Collection/Fonds Number
2
Series Number
3
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
The series consists of annual programs of recommended activities for Locals. It includes programs issued by the Farm Women's Union of Alberta, 1950-1953.
Custodial History
Most of the programs in the series were collected by Gladys McLay (Mrs. Jack McLay) of U.F.W.A. Local No. 61, Namao.
Creator
United Farm Women of Alberta
Subjects
Calendars
Names
United Farm Women of Alberta
Farm Women's Union of Alberta
McLay, Gladys
United Farm Women of Alberta. Namao Local No. 61
Places
Namao
Date
1921-1953
Source
Archival Descriptions

Programs – 1921-1949.

Collection/Fonds
United Farm Women of Alberta fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farm Women of Alberta fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
2
Series Number
3
File Number
1
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
The file consists of programs of suggested activities for U.F.W.A. Locals. The file contains programs for 1921 and 1937-1949.
Custodial History
All of the programs except 1921 were collected by Gladys McLay (Mrs. Jack McLay) of the Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61.
Creator
United Farm Women of Alberta
Subjects
Calendars
Names
United Farm Women of Alberta
McLay, Gladys
United Farm Women of Alberta. Namao Local No. 61
Places
Namao
Accession Number
30-46
UF 2002.0036.06
UN 23-4
UF 2009.30.1
UF 2004.0008.0001
UF 2004.0008.0002
UF 2004.0008.0003
UF 2004.0008.0004
UF 2004.0008.0005
UF 2004.0008.0006
UF 2004.0008.0007
UF 2004.0008.0008
UF 2004.0008.0009
UF 2004.0008.0010
UF 2004.0008.0011
UF 2004.0008.0013
Date
1921-1949
Source
Archival Descriptions

Programs (Farm Women's Union of Alberta) – 1950-1953.

Collection/Fonds
United Farm Women of Alberta fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farm Women of Alberta fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
2
Series Number
3
File Number
2
Material Format
textual records
Scope and Content
The file consists of programs of recommended activities for Farm Women's Union of Alberta Locals
Custodial History
The programs were collected by Gladys McLay (Mrs. Jack McLay) of the Namao Local of the Farm Women's Union of Alberta.
Creator
Farm Women's Union of Alberta
Subjects
Calendars
Names
Farm Women's Union of Alberta
McLay, Gladys
Places
Namao
Accession Number
UF 2004.0008.0012
UF 2004.0008.0014
UF 2004.0008.0015
UF 2004.0008.0017
Date
1950-1953
Source
Archival Descriptions

Milt Ward fonds – 1930-1989.

Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Hierarchy Level
Fonds
Collection/Fonds Number
6
Material Format
textual records
graphic material
Physical Description
20 cm of textual records and photographs.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of photographs, correspondence, and other records documenting Milton Ward's involvement in the co-operative sector.
Custodial History
Milton Henry "Milt" Ward, 1890-1994, was born in Nogies Creek, Ontario. In 1905 he migrated with his family to Arrowwood, a community east of High River, Alberta. He assisted his father, and established his own homestead in the district at an early age. He also worked as a ranch hand and blacksmith. He became a manager in the Crowsnest Pass coal mining industry during the First World War, but returned to farming and ranching in the Arrowwood district. He served on the council of the Municipal District of Marquis from 1916 to 1941. He was an active member of the United Farmers of Alberta, serving as a director from 1932 to 1969, a delegate to the Alberta Wheat Pool, and a director of the Arrowwood Co-operative Association. In 1977 he was inducted into the Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame. He was married twice, to Lena Steiner, ?-1923, and to Myrtle Foreman, 1903-1995. He had six children: Ruby Della (Fletcher), Audrey Helen (Neubauer), Shirley Margaret (Hood), Jack Foreman, George Alan, and Beverly Joan (Weeks).
Creator
Ward, Milt
Subjects
World War, 1914-1918
Coal mines and mining
Ranching
Agriculture
Names
Ward, Milt
Places
Arrowwood
Accession Number
UF 2003.0081
UF 2004.0025.01
Date
1930-1989
Source
Archival Descriptions

Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61 fonds – 1936-1949.

Collection/Fonds
Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61 fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61 fonds
Hierarchy Level
Fonds
Collection/Fonds Number
29
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of a published pamphlet: A Cameo of the West : story of the pioneers of the Sturgeon River district. - [Namao] : U.F.W.A. Local No. 61, 1936; and a collected pamphlet: The magpie menace / by Kerry Wood - Red Deer : K. Wood, c1949.
Administrative History
The Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61 was one of the earliest Locals of the United Farm Women of Alberta, located just north of Edmonton. In 1949, when the United Farm Women of Alberta became the Farm Women's Union of Alberta, the local organization became the Namao F.W.U.A.
Creator
Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61
Subjects
Locals
Names
Namao U.F.W.A. Local No. 61
Places
Namao
Accession Number
UF 2003.0090.79
UF 2003.0090.80
Date
1936-1949
Source
Archival Descriptions

Milton H. Ward biography – 1989.

Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
Milt Ward fonds
Hierarchy Level
Series
Collection/Fonds Number
6
Series Number
1
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
This series consists of a single file containing the book, MILT: The story of M.H. Ward, by A.T. Baker.
Creator
Milt Ward
Names
Ward, Milt
Places
Arrowwood
Date
1989
Source
Archival Descriptions

First Board of Directors - U.F.A. – 1909.

Collection/Fonds
UFA Photo Collection
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
UFA Photo Collection
Hierarchy Level
Item
Collection/Fonds Number
11
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photo on matting
Scope and Content
The first executive of the United Farmers of Alberta. From Left to Right: Geo McDonald, A. Von Mielecki, Geo Long, Jas Bower, Thos Balaam, Rice Sheppard, E.J. Fream
Subjects
Boards of directors
Names
McDonald, George
Von Mielecki, A.
Long, George
Bower, James
Balaam, Thomas
Sheppard, Rice
Places
Olds
Calgary
Namao
Red Deer
Vegreville
Strathcona (Federal Constituency)
Accession Number
23-1
Date
1909
Source
Archival Descriptions

H. Darwin House – 1992 - 2000.

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
3
File Number
114
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
2 photographs
Scope and Content
File consists of biography forms, a memo from Wayne Latam to Jim Watt, and photograph.
Subjects
Delegates
Names
House, Darwin
Places
Arrowwood
Accession Number
UF 2014.0009.0554-.0556
UF 2003.0134.74
Can I use it?
File contains personal information, access may be granted at the discretion of the Archivist.
Date
1992 - 2000
Notes
Darwin House, of Arrowwood, served as Delegate for co-op district 5 from 1992 to 1998.
Source
Archival Descriptions

Ruth McBride – [ca. 1930 - 1944].

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
Scope and Content
A portrait of Ruth McBride of Arrowwood.
Subjects
Directors
Names
McBride, Ruth
United Farm Women of Alberta
Places
Arrowwood
Accession Number
UF 2005.0044.06
Date
[ca. 1930 - 1944]
Notes
Ruth McBride was the first president of the Arrowwood local of the United Farm Women of Alberta, formed in 1923. She served as a director of the UFWA for 1934 to 1938, and 1942 to 1944. Mrs. McBride moved to the United States in 1944, and passed away in Glendale, California.
Source
Archival Descriptions

Samuel A. Carson – [ca. 1921 - 1935].

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
Scope and Content
A portrait of UFA MLA Samuel Allen Carson of Namao. Inscription on reverse reads: "S. A. Carson / Sturgeon"
Related Material
S. A. Carson and J. Paul"1882 History of Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Carson and Family as recorded by their son and granddaughter" in A cameo of the West : story of the pioneers of the Sturgeon River district, 1879-1900 (Namao, Alta.: Namao U.C.W/Namao F.U.A. Local No. 539, 1936) p 23 - 26. http://www.ourfutureourpast.ca/loc_hist/toc.aspx?id=1216
Subjects
Politicians
Alberta -- Politics and government
Names
Carson, Samuel Allen
Places
Namao
Accession Number
UF 2005.0044.85
Date
[ca. 1921 - 1935]
Notes
Samuel Carson was born in Ontario ca. 1870, and moved to the Namao area where his father had bought land ca. 1883. Carson ran as a UFA candidate in the 1921 Alberta general election, defeating incumbent Liberal John Boyle. Carson won the seat again in 1926 and 1930, and retired from politics in 1935. Carson was a trustee and later chairman on the Namao school district for thirty years.
Source
Archival Descriptions

Arrowood Co-op – 1995.

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
31
Material Format
textual records
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of a biography form filled out by Arrowwood Co-op Association petroleum manager Richard Vachon.
Subjects
Petroleum agencies
Names
Vachon, Richard
Places
Arrowwood
Accession Number
UF 2015.0006.0003
Date
1995
Notes
Richard Vachon became the petroleum manager for Arrowwood Co-op Association January 1, 1971. The Arrowwood Co-op Association was an affiliated co-operative of UFA.
Source
Archival Descriptions

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