Series F15-0-5 - Alf Hales’ M.P retirement scrapbook

Board of Directors, Guelph Boys’ Fair, YMCA Train wreck near Guelph
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Alf Hales’ M.P retirement scrapbook

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CA ON00126 F15-F15-0-5

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  • [1919?], 1922-1927, 1972-1974 (Creation)

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ca 5 cm of textual records
2 photographs

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This series consists of one scrapbook compiled by Alf Hales. Included in the scrapbook are letters, newspaper clippings, speeches, and ephemera like material primarily related to his retirement as a member of parliament. This series also contains two loose photographs. One photograph documents his activities with the YMCA. A second photograph is of a train wreak near Guelph which includes Alf Hales and his uncle observing the wreckage.

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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 this scrapbook please speak with the Guelph Public Library Archivist. To access other records in this series, consult File List F15-0-5 to narrow down your search. Order the desired box(s) from the Guelph Public Library Archivist.

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No further accruals of records are expected.


The scrapbook in this series contained several pages of loose correspondence and two photographs located at the beginning of the book. 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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