Fonds 519 Anita Blimkie fonds

Anita Blimkie fonds. — 1958-1963. — 1 cm of textual records.

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Biographical Sketch

Anita Blimkie was born in Grande Prairie in April, 1927. Her parents were Lawrence Blimkie and Matilda (Frank) Blimkie. Her grandparents were Gustav Blimkie and Annie Hanniman. Her education included grade twelve and university training and business college. She taught school for a time and also worked in the $5 -$1.00 Store in 1959-1962; the Northern Alberta Dairy Pool in 1962-1963 and then for the J.H. Bennion’s accounting firm until 1993. She died in 2011.

Custodial History

The records were donated to the South Peace Regional Archives by Anita’s brother and sister-in-law, Ivan and Evelyn Blimkie, in 2011.

Scope and Content

The fonds consists of six booklets containing Anita’s itemized expenses each month from December 1958 to Jan. 1964.



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