Title and statement of responsibility area
HERB McINTOSH fonds
General material designation
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
Level of description
CA CPA 1988.225, 1988.231, 1994.16
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
Physical description area
13 pp. of textual records. -- 56 photographs
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
Name of creator
Herbert George McIntosh (1909-1993) was a farmer and volunteer in the Carberry, Manitoba area. He was born in the Petrel, Manitoba district and died in Carberry. His parents were Bessie and James McIntosh, and he had siblings Ethel, Anna, and Alex. McIntosh married Mary Emma Graham (1906-1990) of the Wellwood district in 1929 and they had children Ian, Yvonne, Gwen, Linda, Don. Before marriage, he worked at various jobs in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. McIntosh had been educated at both Petrel and Carberry schools. He was road master for the rural Municipality of North Cypress during the 1930's. After that he was Secretary Treasurer of the Petrel school district, and held other volunteer positions in various organisations. McIntosh ran twice as a political candidate, and he was a Manitoba Farmer's Union director as well as a Co-op insurance salesman for many years. He was one of the founders of the Carberry Plains Museum. After his term as Centennial Committee Chairman (1980-1983), McIntosh was presented with the local Man of the Year Award. In 1983 he and Mary were presented with the Farm Conservation Award.
Records have been presented to the Carberry Plains Archives in 1988 by the [Carberry Plains Museum], and in 1994 by Yvonne (McIntosh) Witherspoon, his daughter, of Carberry. Copies of some photographs were made for the Carberry Plains Museum [at their request] prior to their presentation to the Archives.
Scope and content
Fonds consists of black and white photographs taken by Herb McIntosh. Shows Petrel Store, Petrel School (1958), Petrel Airport, local farms, local people, photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Switzer (1865), Clare Ruckly Mixing Plant, threshing outfit (1932), Carberry Cadet Corps (1925), snowmobile ([ca. 1930]), Wellwood School, aerial view of Wellwood, Manitoba (1963), Canadian Pacific Railway Tower, Sash and door Factory and Planning Mill, Edrans churchs, Wellwood United Church, Carberry United Church, hotels, Wellwood streets, Carberry Skating and Curling Rink, Carberry School, Camp Hughes, Tommy Douglas (1927). Includes photocopy of the McIntosh family history compiled by Herb McIntosh in 1985.
Immediate source of acquisition
Original order was changed during archival arrangement.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Originals for some photographs were presented to the Western Canadian Pictorial Index at an unknown date by Herb McIntosh.
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access to these records.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Researchers are responsible for observing Canadian copyright restrictions.
Finding aid available.
Related material: See Mary McIntosh fonds.
Additional materials are not expected.
Standard number area
Place access points
Name access points
- Petrel School (Subject)
- Petrel Airport (Subject)
- Clare Ruckly Mixing Plant (Subject)
- Carberry Cadet Corps (Subject)
- Canadian Pacific Railway Tower (Subject)
- Sash and Door Factory and Planning Mill (Subject)
- Wellwood United Church (Subject)
- Carberry Skating and Curling Rink (Subject)
- Petrel Store (Subject)
- Carberry School (Subject)
- Camp Hughes (Subject)
- Carberry, Manitoba (Subject)
- Wellwood, Manitoba (Subject)
- Edrans, Manitoba (Subject)
- Switzer, Mrs. and Mr. Daniel (Subject)
- Douglas, Tommy (Subject)
Genre access points
Description record identifier
Rules or conventions
Level of detail
Dates of creation, revision and deletion
Language of description