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ASA 2019 CALENDAR - ENTERTAINING ALBERTA

The Archives Society of Alberta 2019 calendar, "Entertaining Alberta", features scenes from archives across the province of Albertans enjoying a variety of leisurely pursuits. Black and white photographs depict people across the province partaking in fun activities, from sports and outings to the movies to evenings at home listening to the radio or entertaining friends. Order yours and be entertained by Alberta all year long!

CHRISTMAS CARDS - Legislature

A beautiful black and white photograph of the Alberta Legislature building in the winter months. Elegant script in coordinating white wishes the receiver "Merry Christmas".

CHRISTMAS CARDS - Tree

Relive the magic of Christmas morning with a classic holiday card featuring a black and white photograph of an old-fashioned Christmas tree.

CHRISTMAS CARDS - Truck

Wish someone a "Happy Holidays" with this beautiful Christmas card featuring a vintage truck.

CHRISTMAS CARDS - Vintage

These vintage-inspired cards depict original Christmas cards from 1911. The various illustrations come in either black and white or full colour.

CHRISTMAS CARDS PACK OF 12

These Christmas cards come in a pack of 12, with three copies of four beautiful black and white holiday images.

 

CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT

Presented in a handsome black velvet bag for easy storage, these flat round Christmas ornaments are made of high quality white ceramic and hang from a festive red ribbon. The front of the ornament features a black and white photograph of the Alberta Legislature (BL2698.1) from the Provincial Archives of Alberta photo collection while the back includes all of the photograph's information. The ornaments measure 2.75" in diameter.

 

CHRISTMAS POSTCARDS

Assorted postcards with full colour images of original Christmas cards from 1911.There's no need for an envelope - just write your message on the back and put it in the mail!

FLAVOUR 2 GO - WE ALL DRINK WATER

A20oz/ 600ml water bottle with infuser

PUZZLE - DOWNTOWN EDMONTON

A 300 piece felt-board puzzle featuring photo A13902, an archival image of downtown Edmonton taken by photographer Esther N. Kelly in 1920.

 

PUZZLE - MOUNTAINS

This 300 piece feltboard puzzle features photo A3989, an archival image of Maligne Lake in Jasper National Park taken by mountaineer and photographer Joe Weiss in 1940.

 

READING ROOM MUG

While drinks are not allowed inside of the Reading Room at the Provincial Archives of Alberta, you can now enjoy your favourite hot drink inside of a mug that features an image of the Reading Room! The 12oz (354 mL) ceramic latte mug is both dishwasher and microwave safe and comes in a gift box, which makes it the perfect present for any archives enthusiast.

SEEDS - BOUNTIFUL BEAN

This bean has a Canadian heritage! In 1897, Abel Steele from Ferguson, Ontario won a reward for naming this newly-introduced variety. Touted for its hardiness and productivity (hence the name), it produces 6-7 inch long stringless pods.

SEEDS - CHANTENAY RED CORED CARROT

Delicious, large carrots are 5-7" long with wide shoulders and are red-orange in colour. Crisp and sweet, they are good for growing in heavy soils and sweeten even more in storage.

SEEDS - COCOZELLE ZUCCHINI

This Italian heirloom zucchini has a small bush growing habit, so is perfect in small gardens. It produces large numbers of beautiful fruits that are dark green with light green stripes and that are prized for slicing, frying, and steaming. This is also a great variety for freezing and canning.

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