Bow Valley School Division No. 43 fonds
4 m of textual records
The Bow Valley School Division No. 43 was formed in 1938 and consisted of five sub-divisions and 53 school districts encompassing East Coulee, Chancellor and Buffalo, Alberta. Other districts were added later: Cluny (1939), Arrowwood, Dunree and Milo (1943), and Hussar. In 1947, the division was subdivided again and in 1955 it became two new units, Taber School Division (No. 5), and Three Hills School Division (No. 60).
Scope and Content:
The fonds consists of school district records including cashbooks, daily registers, minutes, monthly attendance reports, financial statements, tax rolls and invoices; and school division records including ledgers, correspondence and invoices.
RECORDS RELATED TO THE FOLLOWING SCHOOL DISTRICTS ARE IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Adams Lake, Altaview, Alton, Arrowwood, Atlas, Buffalo Hills, Chancellor, Cluny, Corbie, Craigantler, Crammond, Crawling Valley, Dalhouse, Dunree, East Coulee, East Majorville, Eastway, Elwood, Fairyvale, Fawn Hill, Giffen, Granta, Hammer Hill, Hussar, Indian Springs, Jeanne d'Arc, Lake McGregor, Lawson, Liberty, Living Spring, Makepeace, Meadow Grass, Milo, Pioneer, Ploegstreete, Queenstown, Rabbit Lake, Robertson, Rockvun, Rocky Buttes, Rolly Land, Sieu Lake, Shallow Waters, Shamrock, Shouldice, South Valley, Sunny Range, Swastika, Towers, Two Bar, Willard, Wintering Hills, and Yule.
RECORDS RELATED TO SCHOOLS IN THE FOLLOWING TOWNS ARE IN THIS FONDS. SEE INVENTORY FOR DETAILS: Arrowwood, Bassano, Beynon, Buffalo, Chancellor, Cluny, Drumheller, East Coulee, Gleichen, Hussar, Lake McGregor, Majorville, Milo, Queenstown, Shouldice, Standard, Strathmore, Vulcan, and Wayne.
Source of Acquisition:
Gifts of F.W. Haggarty, Robert Fitzpatrick and Mr. A.R. Godkin, 1970-1980.
The material is in English.
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