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Bertha School District #861 fonds

  • CA MCK 8-1998
  • Fonds
  • 1896-1961

This fonds consists of annual registers (1910-1961), minute books (1896-1962), account books (1896-1911 1924-1956), an award of a Board of Arbitration (1961), a petition for consolidation with School District of Nesbitt (1961), a financial report (1961), a map of Souris Valley School Division showing rural school districts, and one debenture certificates (1896).

Bertha School District

Blyth Protestant School District #471 fonds

  • CA MCK 30-1997
  • Fonds
  • 1886-1963

This fonds includes the minute books, financial records (1886-1955), attendance registers (1887-1906), and related documents of the Blyth School District, Rural Municipality of Cornwallis. Aside from attendance records, the fonds contains documents relating to issues of teachers salaries, attendance policies, and holidays.

Blyth Protestant School District

Keystone Centre Development and Construction fonds

  • CA MCK 22-1998
  • Fonds
  • 1957-1974, predominant 1970-1974

This fonds contains many folders full of correspondence, financial statements, meeting minutes and other documents relating to the development and construction of the Keystone Centre from 1970-1974, including those from the Keystone Executive Committee as well as the Building Committee. Fonds also contains one folder that pertains to the Brandon Area Agricultural Development Survey from 1959. This folder contains the names and locations of all farmers in the Brandon area in 1959. The Brandon Area Agricultural Development Survey was created in 1959 in order to make farming in the Brandon area more profitable. The survey was aided by Doane Agricultural Service from St. Louis, Missouri, who had success creating agricultural development programs in the United States. Fonds also contains folders from the Provincial Exhibition with correspondence, pamphlets, estimates, and studies from the 1960's. There is also one folder belonging to the Manitoba Winter Fair, which contains correspondence and financial statements relating to the Wheat City Arena. Fonds also contains information pertaining to the proposals made in the 1960's for the building of the Keystone Centre, as well as one folder about the Keystone campaign from 1970-73. There is also one folder about the opening of the Keystone Centre, which contains newspaper clippings and guest lists. Finally, the fonds contains information about a court case involving Albert Bobyk and Robert Stewart. Stewart was the project manager for the Building Committee and Bobyk worked on the Keystone Center. The fonds includes a report about the trial of the two men who were charged with fraud involving their work on the Keystone Centre.

Keystone Centre


  • CA CPA 2009.12,2010.06,2010.08,2010.09,2010.20,2011.09,2012.01,2013.26
  • Fonds
  • 1897-1976

Series 1 consists of records created and/or received by the Carberry Plains Archives in the course of its management, including plans, policies, procedures, correspondence, funding applications, and financial statements. Series 2 consists of single records collected by the Archivist, as well as miscellaneous, anonymous, and undocumented donations. Includes maps of Carberry (1971, 1976), 93 black and white photographs, 41 coloured photographs, and 12 black and white negatives showing streets of Carberry, CNR and CPR stations, public school, Grant Trunk Pacific railway, Carberry Flour Mill, Western Hotel, churches, Town Hall, local businesses and other buildings (extant and defunct), banks, museum and airport. One colour photograph is of Main Street during the filming of the movie "For The Moment" (detached from the Carberry Lions Club calendar 1993-1994).

Carberry Plains Archives


  • CA CPA 2001.06
  • Fonds
  • 1940-1960

Fonds consists of a scrapbook of news clippings concerning births, deaths, and marriages, as well as World War II, along with miscellaneous items and the Carberry News Express (1943-1944). Black and white photograph shows Roy McCann (1918-[19-]) (1941).

McCann, Edith, [190-]-


  • CA CPA 1999.05
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1998]

Fonds consists of photocopies of original hand-written history of the village of Edrans, situated on Township 35 Range 12 Section13 in the north-east corner of the Rural Municipality of North Cypress. Of note are descriptions of farm life, of various horses, of rural fairs and the Boys and Girls Club, of community entertainments, of domestic arts, and of developments such as the post office. Details include histories of local land-owners, including lots along Ridge Road and 17 Creeks. Also includes poetry and copies of news clippings describing settler life on the prairies.

Warburton, Edna (Main), 1908-[after 1998]


  • 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


  • CA CPA 1998.02
  • Fonds
  • 1922-1985

Fonds consists of minute books (1922-1985), expense books (1944-1985), annual report (1981), Zion Presbyterian Church anniversary publications (1956, 1981), the Bulletin (1956-1971), a short history, and correspondence (1981).

Wellwood Zion Presbyterian Church


  • CA CPA 1997.04
  • Fonds
  • [ca.1940-1944]

Fonds consists of black and white photographs showing train arriving into Carberry to take airmen on weekend leave into Winnipeg, "Dickie" Honey from Newcastle and "Skid" Braka from Cyrus, Lowe farm from the air, the airbase, and a view of Carberry.

Hollands, Kenneth, [19-]-


  • 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

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