Fonds MSS 129 - Don Scharff fonds

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Don Scharff fonds

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24 cm of textual records

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Don Scharff was born on November 21, 1931 in the rural municipality of Glenwood to Eric Carl Scharff, a local farmer, and Dorothy Emily Scharff. Don Scharff married Anna Mable Galbraith on March 26, 1956 and together they had three children: Catherine Dawn, Wendy Anne, and Dorothy Lynne. Scharff owned and operated the family farm, which had been in existence since 1891, from 1949 to 1994. He was also the Director and President of the Hartney Fair Board, the Pool Elevator local director and delegate, and a member of the Hartney Elks.

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Donated to the Archives by Francis Anderson in 1995 (A.95-45).

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The fonds consists of Canadian Wheat Board permits, grain elevator shares, and livestock registration forms.

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This collection is organized into 1 series.

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Finding aid created by Carole Barnabé (October 1998). Finding aid encoded by Julianna Trivers (October 2002). Revised: July 26, 2005 - MSS 129 converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15). Revised by Nicole Courrier (December 2018).

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