Series F15-0-1 - Alf Hales' election scrapbooks and Member of Parliament records

Alf Hales Opening of parliament Alf Hales victory Alf Hales Alf Hales Guelph And Suburban Planning Board P.C. Rally Mr. Stanfield Hales Family Campaign Photo Election Headquarters Alf Hales - election night Alf Hales - election night Election Speech Campaign Car McFadgin(?) and Hales John Diefenbaker Alf Hales with Wife and Daughter J. Diefenbaker and A. Hales Presidential Nomination Meeting
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Alf Hales' election scrapbooks and Member of Parliament records

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CA ON00126 F15-F15-0-1

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  • 1953-1974 (Creation)

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87 cm of textual records
32 photographs

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This series primarily consists of ten scrapbooks compiled by, or on behalf of, Alf Hales that document the six Federal elections in which he was involved as a candidate. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings; correspondence with friends and colleagues including such notable politicians as John Diefenbaker, George Drew, and George Hees; political advertisements; and photographs documenting Hales' political campaigns and Conservative party leadership conventions.

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The photographs from this series have been digitized.

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Access to original photographs in this series is restricted for conservation reasons. Permission to access these records is at the discretion of the Guelph Public Library Archivist. There are no other restrictions to access in this series.

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Donor-held copyright in these records has been transferred to the Guelph Public Library. Permission of the Guelph Public Library is required for publication.

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To access textual records in this series, consult File List F15-0-1 to narrow down your search. Order the desired boxes from the Guelph Public Library Archivist. A listing is also available for the majority of photographs in this series. Consult this listing first to locate desired images. If you do not find the images you are looking for, contact the archivist.

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No further accruals of records are expected.


The scrapbooks in this series contained several pages of loose correspondence and photographic records. For conservation reasons, these records have been pulled and physically stored elsewhere. They retain the same file number as the scrapbooks in which they were initially placed.

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