Fonds NP 129 - Abernethan (Abernethy, Sask.) collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Abernethan (Abernethy, Sask.) collection

General material designation

  • Microform
  • Textual record

Parallel title

Description type

Newspaper Collection

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code

NP 129

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1905-07-25 to 1913-05-28 (Publication)
    Abernethy Printing Co.
  • 1905-07-25 to 1913-05-28 (Publication)
    Wilson, H. O.

Physical description area

Physical description

1 microfilm reel of textual records : negative ; 35 mm
1 microfilm reel of textual records : positive
ca. 0.004 m of textual records

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Custodial history

Evan G. Behrens of Abernethy Rural Municipality No. 186 donated some of these records to the Regina office, Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in one accession in 1978: R78-018 (1978-01-27).
A. J. Garratt donated some of these records to the Regina office, Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in one accession in 1981: R81-303.
Ms. Shonna Legace, per Mrs. Laura Hanowski, donated some of these records to the Regina office, Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan, in one accession in 1988: R88-177 (June 10, 1988).

Scope and content

Collection consists of print and microfilmed issues for The Abernethan.

The printing frequency of this title was weekly.

Distinct from: Abernethan (Moose Jaw, Sask.).

Notes area

Physical condition

Records are in good physical condition.

Immediate source of acquisition


Chronological order maintained by archivist.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

  • Latin

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Records are open for research use.

Interloan: Some material from this collection is on microfilm and may be available for inter-institutional loan. Please consult the reference archivist.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Use, publication, and/or reproduction of records are subject to terms and the conditions of the Copyright Act. Please consult reference archivist for assistance.

To consult the records, visit or contact the Regina office.

Finding aids

Collection and file descriptions.

Associated materials

Associated material: An original issue of The Abernethy (Abernethy, Sask.) for July 26, 1905 is available at Library and Archives Canada.

Related materials


Further accruals are expected.

General note

Location for retrieval: Regina - Hillsdale
Specific location(s): R-E2561 : 1287.6.2
Micro. R-1.20/1 : MF P 1.1

Physical description

Extent of original issues estimated at 0.001 m per issue.


Conservation practices in place at the time of processing were applied to the records.

Archives staff microfilmed some of the records in this collection and the originals were destroyed.

Alpha-numeric designations

Microfilm: Micro. R-1.20/1
Textual records: R-E2561, R-N 915.

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

NP 129

Institution identifier

Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan

Rules or conventions

Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.



Level of detail


Language of description

  • English

Script of description

  • Latin


Historical Directory of Saskatchewan Newspapers, 1878-1983.

AMICUS, Various Authorities

Content of the collection.

Archivists' notes on accessions R78-018; R81-303; and R88-177.

Accession area

Related people and organizations

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