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Canadian History 1906-1915

MS 107


Collection Summary

Creator: Roberts, Sarah Ellen.
Collection Name: Canadian History
Inclusive Dates: 1906-1915
Physical Description:.4 linear feet
Abstract:Photocopy of manuscript accompanied by a typed transcription. Autobiographical account of the homesteading experiences of the Roberts family: Sarah, her physician husband, and their three sons, Frank, Lathrop, and Brockway. It begins in western Canada in 1906, and ends when they return to the United States in 1911.
Collection Number:MS 107
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Biographical Note

Pioneer near Stettler, Alberta, Canada from 1906-1911.


Scope and Content Note

Photocopy of manuscript accompanied by a typed transcription. Autobiographical account of the homesteading experiences of the Roberts family: Sarah, her physician husband, and their three sons, Frank, Lathrop, and Brockway. It begins in western Canada in 1906, and ends when they return to the United States in 1911.


Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

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Related Material

Sarah Ellen Roberts' manuscript was later edited by her son, Lathrop E. Roberts and published in 1968, with the title Of Us and the Oxen, by Modern Press, Saskatoon, Sask. In 1971, it was republished by the University of Texas, and retitled Alberta Homestead: Chronicle of a Pioneer Family.


Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Roberts, Sarah Ellen. Alberta homestead.
Roberts, Sarah Ellen. Of us and the oxen.

Subject(s)
Farm life -- Alberta -- History -- Sources.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Alberta.
Women pioneers -- Alberta.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Canadian History (MS 107). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as gift, 1967.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.