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 a snapshot of Dennis Halstead and Orval Sorkin at the Dawson Creek Rodeo (2002); photographs from Direct Seeding Demonstration Day ( 1995, 1996), a thank-you card from the Destiny Chiefs pee wee girls' hockey team (2003-2004); group portrait of the Dewberry Raiders boys' bantam fastball team; program and advertisement for the Dog Pound Rodeo (2001); and a certificate of appreciation from Ducks Unlimited Canada.
The file contains: a group portrait of the National Tetrathlon team, a group portrait and thank-you letter from the New Sarepta Novice Eagles hockey team (2001); a program for Drag Wars, an event organized by the North Peace Bracket Racing Association (2002); a thank-you letter from the Northern Alberta Hockey Association (the associated photo is missing); and a certificate of appreciation from the Northwest Rodeo Association (1989).
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 thank-you certificate with group portrait from Teen Conference "Not Just a Pretty Face" held at Bonnyville (2004); program for the regional qualifiers of "The Master's" Championship Christian youth rodeo held at Claresholm; group portrait and season program of the Three Hills Thrashers junior hockey team (2002); group portraits of the Trochu hockey team (1989 and 1998); and a group portrait of the Tro-Hills Midget "B" hockey team 1992-93.
The file consists of photographs of chuckwagons sponsored by UFA Co-op.
For several years, UFA Co-op sponsored teams that competed in the chuckwagon races at the Calgary Stampede and other events. Drivers included Ron Sutherland, Kirk Sutherland, Mike Vigen, and Tyler Helmig. UFA Co-op was also a co-sponsor of the Eat Beef and AgPro chuckwagons. In 1998 the UFA/AgPro chuckwagon piloted by Tyler Helmig finished eighth in the World Churckwagon standings.
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
Fonds 1, Series 25, Files 63 and 129
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative
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The file consists of photographs of trophy saddles presented by UFA Co-op to winning teams, and official photographs of the saddles being presented to the champions by John Lee. The U.T.R.A.A. championships were held in Camrose. Official photographs were taken by Mike Copeman Photography.
The file consists of photographs of winners and participants in events sponsored by UFA Co-op : , Calgary Stampede Horse Show, Calgary Stampede World Blacksmith Competition and Calgary Stampede World Miniature Donkey Show.