Fonds MG 312 - Loveridge Family fonds

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Loveridge Family fonds

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MG 312

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  • 1821-1997 (inclusive); 1889-1961 (predominant) (Creation)

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1 metre of textual and photographic records

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Thomas L and Albert J. Loveridge (father and son) took up land in the Primitive Methodist Colony north of Wolseley in 1884.

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Thomas L. and Albert J. Loveridge (father and son) took up land in the Primitive Methodist Colony north of Wolseley in 1884. A.J. Loveridge moved to Grenfell in 1897 where he was a member of council, Reeve, and active in the community.

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This fonds consists of the diaries of Thomas L. and Albert J. Loveridge of Grenfell, Saskatchewan. These handwritten diaries discuss weather, farming and day to day family matters. The second accessions includes correspondence, genealogical information, published materials and photographs relating to the Loveridge family, others, and the area in which they lived.

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This fond is arranged in two accessions, the 2004-037 accession which is primarily diaries, and is organized into 5 different series (page 2) and the 2004-014 accession (page 2-7) which is organized alphabetically and contains correspondence, genealogical materials, photographs, and other textual material.

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