Fondo F 519 - Hugh D. Adams fonds

Área de título y declaración de responsabilidad

Título apropiado

Hugh D. Adams fonds

Tipo general de material

  • Documento textual
  • Material gráfico

Título paralelo

Description type

Título declaración de responsabilidad

Título notas

Nivel de descripción

Fondo

Institución archivística

Código de referencia

F 519

Área de edición

Declaración de edición

Declaración de responsabilidad de edición

Área de detalles específicos de la clase de material

Mención de la escala (cartográfica)

Mención de proyección (cartográfica)

Mención de coordenadas (cartográfica)

Mención de la escala (arquitectónica)

Jurisdicción de emisión y denominación (filatélico)

Área de fechas de creación

Fecha(s)

  • 1889-1992 (Creación)
    Creador
    Adams, Hugh David, 1889-1992

Área de descripción física

Descripción física

0.690m of textual records
28 photographs
2 watercolours
2 drawings : pencil
1 album (sketchbook)
ca. 35 drawings : pencil, ink

Área de series editoriales

Título apropiado de las series del editor

Títulos paralelos de serie editorial

Otra información de título de las series editoriales

Declaración de responsabilidad relativa a las series editoriales

Numeración dentro de la serie editorial

Nota en las series editoriales

Área de descripción del archivo

Nombre del productor

(1889-1992)

Historia biográfica

Hugh David Adams was born on March 4, 1889 in Beckenham, Kent, England to Charles and Emily Frances (Laurie) Adams. Educated in England, Adams left school at the age of fourteen and worked as an apprentice, clerk and farmer.

In 1911, Adams emigrated to Canada and settled in the Chaplin, Saskatchewan district. In 1914, he returned to England to enlist for service in the First World War but was declined for health reasons. On May 11, 1916 Adams enlisted in the Canadian Forces, City of Regina 195th Battalion. He travelled overseas with the 195th Battalion to France and served as a stretcher bearer. In 1918 Adams was transferred to the Army Orchestra in Brussels, Belgium after Armistice. He was demobilized on August 27, 1919 in Quebec.

After the War, Adams resumed farming in the Chaplin district. He later worked in Shamrock, Saskatchewan as a postmaster, village secretary-treasurer and implement agent. He also provided first aid services to the community. In November, 1945 Adams moved to Roberts Creek, British Columbia. He moved to Victoria, British Columbia in 1971 and resided there until his death on January 13, 1992.

Adams' interests included music, drawing, photography, gardening and letter writing.

Adams married Eva Mary Peck in 1919. After Eva Adams' death in 1969, Adams married Violet Goodfellow. Adams did not have any children.

Historial de custodia

Pemrose Whelan, niece of Hugh Adams, donated some of these records to the Saskatchewan Archives, Regina office in one accession in 1982: R82-643 (July 15, 1982). Tim Whelan, great-nephew of Hugh Adams, donated some of these records to the Saskatchewan Archives, Regina Office, in one accession in 2005: R2005-330 (October 18, 2005).

Alcance y contenido

This fonds consists of personal records created, accumulated and used from 1889 to 1992 by Hugh D. Adams. The records were mainly created during his residence in Shamrock, Saskatchewan and British Columbia and relate to his personal business and estate, military service and activities as an artist and musician.

The types of records included are correspondence, certificates, newsletters, photographs, sketchbooks, watercolor paintings, pencil and ink drawings and financial records.

No series assignment has been applied to the records in this fonds.

Área de notas

Condiciones físicas

Records are in good physical condition.

Origen del ingreso

Arreglo

Arrangement reflects both original order and archival intervention.

Idioma del material

  • inglés

Escritura del material

Ubicación de los originales

Box number(s): 1-4

Disponibilidad de otros formatos

Restricciones de acceso

Records are open for research use.

Condiciones de uso, reproducción, y publicación

Use, publication and or reproduction of records are subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act.

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

Instrumentos de descripción

SAFA 375 consists of a fonds description, file listings of some of the textual records and item descriptions of photographs.

Materiales asociados

Related material: Saskatchewan homestead record for Hugh David Adams (File no. 2897338)

Materiales relacionados

Acumulaciones

No further accruals are expected.

Nota general

Location for retrieval: Regina Hillsdale.

Conservación

Conservation practices in place at the time of arrangement were applied to records in R-670. In 2009, archival staff replaced the original file folders with acid-free folders. Elastic bands, paper clips, and other fasteners were removed.

Designaciones alfanuméricas

Photographs: R-A32927 to R-A32933; R-B14242 to R-B14243
Textual records: R-670

Identificador/es alternativo(os)

Área de número estándar

Número estándar

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso por lugar

Puntos de acceso por autoridad

Tipo de puntos de acceso

Área de control

Identificador de registro de descripción

F 519

Identificador de la institución

Reglas o convenciones

Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.

Estado de elaboración

Final

Nivel de detalle

Idioma de descripción

  • inglés

Escritura de la descripción

  • latín

Fuentes

Content of the fonds.

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