Cliff Bungalow-Mission Oral History Project collection
62 audio cassettes
The Cliff Bungalow-Mission Oral History Project was commissioned by the Cliff Bungalow-Mission Community Association of Calgary, Alberta. Independent researcher-writer David Mittelstadt was contracted to conduct and record interviews with long-time residents and former residents of the inner-city Calgary neighbourhoods of Cliff Bungalow and Mission.
Scope and Content:
The collection consists of 28 recorded interviews with residents and former residents of Cliff Bungalow and Mission. The interviewees were: Sister Margaret Pilling, Dolores Woolrich, Berthe Miquelon, Antonia Comeault, Evelyn Bohannon, Loise Lefebvre, Carmel Despins Klassen, Theodora Holbrook, William Crawford, Jean Brews, Isobel Stevenson, James Campbell, Edmona Ryan, Hyman Belzberg, Jenny Belzberg, John Shipley, Barbara Schmeekle, John McComb, William Doherty, Jack Gallivan, Robert E. Lucy, Margaret Patterson, John A. Irvine, David Sinclair, Valerie Tait, Larry Purdy, F. John Sherlock, V. L. Doug Hawkes, Maud Hendrick, and Ethel Tarves.
Source of Acquisition:
Gift of Cliff Bungalow-Mission Community Association, via David Mittelstadt, 2002.
The material is in English.
Copyright is retained by the Cliff Bungalow-Mission Community Association.
Inventory available. Please consult before requesting material.
View finding aid / scanned documents:
David Mittelstadt's unpublished report, A Social History of Cliff Bungalow-Mission (1997), is in the Glenbow Library.
(M=manuscript; N&P=photos; R=sound recordings; S=slides; F=films)