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RUBY HOOD fonds

  • CA CPA 1988.259, 1995.40
  • Fonds
  • 1927-1991

Fonds consists of news clippings chronicling special events, obituaries, the Presbyterian Church, the hospital, and other details about Carberry, and include a number of articles by local writer Penny Ham. Photographs depict the British Commonwealth Air Force stationed in Carberry (1940-1945) and Carberry School (1927-1928). Correspondence from Robert Hood in 1933 and 1943 describes his character and bequests. Includes bulletins and programmes of the local C. G. I. T. events.

Hood, Ruby Margaret (McBain), 1907-1994

ROLAND NICHOLSON fonds

  • CA CPA 1992.39, 1994.114
  • Fonds
  • 1918-1970

Fonds consists of news clippings on Canada's Centennial Year events, the book Carberry Plains: 75 Years of Progress, information on the Beautiful Hills Memorial Park, World War I and II honour rolls for several south-west Manitoba areas (1918-1945), homestead survey maps, correspondence on the Firdale Post Office. Colour photograph shows Nicholson (1967).

Nicholson, Roland de Fergus, 1892-1986

JOHN CRICH fonds

  • CA CPA 1988.27, 1988.164, 1989.43, 1989.56, 1989.63, 1992.139, 1993.29, 2001.10
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1962

Fonds consists of 413 black and white photographs, 153 colour photographs, 692 negatives, and 1,130 slides. Includes images of John G. Crich, Beryl and Chester Crich, Carberry cenotaph, Carberry School, businesses and buildings in Carberry, as well as parades, Carnival (1948), train accident (1953), airplanes at Carberry airbase, hockey team (1947-48), Crich's bakery, the British Commonwealth Airforce Training Station #33, Carberry Fair (1947, 1958), Spears Ranch, agriculture, aerial views of Carberry, Clear Lake and Gimli, Manitoba, Spruce Woods Provincial Park. Also includes Alf's garage (1938). Textual material consists of stationary of Crich's bakery, bakery menu signed by RCAF (1940), tribute to Chester Crich (1963), poem by Ron Clarke written about local people in Carberry (1959), clipping when bake shop was sold to Dirk Appel, letter written by Vera M. Davidson to John G. Crich (1959), calling card of Mrs. Chester Crich, "Wartime Souvenir of Carberry" (1942) of Beryl Crich. Slides cover holidays across Canada and in U.S.A., and local events and people. Of special interest are photographs of the Devil's Punch Bowl in Spruce Woods Provincial Park (1929).

Crich, John George, 1882-1962

HARVEY McFARLANE fonds

  • CA CPA 1996.35
  • Fonds
  • 1907-[ca. 1950's]

Fonds consists of black and white photographs showing local people, a threshing outfit (1907). Photographer credited on some material is Joseph Paynter.

McFarlane, Alexander Harvey, 1907-1985

NORTH CYPRESS AND CARBERRY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION LIMITED fonds

  • CA CPA 1998.03
  • Fonds
  • 1962-1981

Fonds consists of the founding minutes and mandate, financial statements, share-holder lists, correspondence for such groups as the Stramit Corporation, Western Regional Library, Carberry Care Home, Carberry Scouts and Cubs, as well as information on the potato plant creation, and report booklets on feasibility studies. Photographs in black and white show Directors.

North Cypress and Carberry Community Development Corporation Limited

MARY MCCULLOUGH fonds

  • CA CPA 1994.83, 1995.06
  • Fonds
  • 1994-1995

Fonds consists of 56 colour photographs of Carberry, Manitoba and 28 colour negatives taken in the spring of 1994 by McCullough.

McCullough, Mary (Wiebe), [194-?]-

HERB McINTOSH fonds

  • CA CPA 1988.225, 1988.231, 1994.16
  • Fonds
  • 1865-1963

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.

McIntosh, Herbert George, 1909-1993

GEORGE MOFFATT collection

  • CA CPA 1988.234, 1989.11, 1992.04, 1992.45, 1992.58, 1994.99, 1995.58
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900]-[1967]

Collection consists of correspondence, a family history compiled by Laureen Zimmerman assisted by Judith Moffatt of Cambridge, Ontario, a postcard showing Main Street in Edrans which was given to Moffatt by Frances Lowe of Austin, Manitoba, certificate inducting his mother Kate Moffatt into the Manitoba Order of the Crocus. Includes black and white photographs of Brookdale thrashing unit (1907), old-time reunion in Carberry (1927), and Firdale School students and teachers (ca. 1900). The detailed family history begins in 1799 and refers to Ontario and Scottish historical roots. Material on Edrans School includes 3 black and white photographs of the old and new schools. Also includes minutes and financial statements of the Firdale Ball Club (1931-1935).

Moffatt, George, 1912-1995

SWITZER FAMILY collection

  • CA CPA 1988.120, 1988.184, 1988.201, 1988.232, 1988.235
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1974

Collection consists of black and white photographs showing Carberry School (1920), I.O.D.E. members (1974), a Canadian Pacific Railway accident (1909), and horse and buggy ([ca.1920]). Of note is a postcard of Carberry's Main Street ([ca. 1920]).

Switzer Family

CARBERRY PLAINS MUSEUM fonds

  • CA CPA 1988.187,1988.188,1988.199,1988.206,1988.211,1988.227,1988.228,1988.237,1988.241,1988.251,1988.254,1988.255,1988.257,1988.264,1988.269,1988.270,1988.287,1988.295,1989.52,1989.60,1990.17,1990.96,1991.15,1991.31,1992.47,1992.81,1994.28,1995.33,1995.70,2009.12
  • Fonds
  • 1887-1982

Series 1 consists of records created and/or received by the Carberry Plains Museum in the course of its management, including plans, policies, procedures, correspondence, funding applications, displays. Series 2 consists of other records including miscellaneous, anonymous, and undocumented donations.

Carberry Plains Museum

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