Edward Ledohowski:

An Inventory of His Papers at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Inventory prepared by Tyyne Petrowski
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
330 Elizabeth Dafoe Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3L 1T3
(May 2014)

Finding aid encoded by Tyyne Petrowski (May 2014)
Finding aid written in English.



Collection Summary

Repository:
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
330 Elizabeth Dafoe Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3L 1T3

Creator:
Edward Ledohowski

Title:
Edward Ledohowski fonds

Dates:
[19–]-2009

Quantity:
0.04 m textual records, 1740 photographic negatives, and 4 compact discs

Identification:
MSS 418 (A10-61)

English

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Biography of Edward Michael Ledohowski

Edward Michael Ledohowski was born in 1953 and grew up in Poplarfield, Manitoba. He received a Diploma in Agriculture from the University of Manitoba in 1977, and later a Bachelor of Science in Geography from the University of Winnipeg. He completed a Master of Arts at the University of Manitoba in 1988 with a thesis titled "Rural Vernacular Architecture as a Cultural and Economic Resource in Manitoba: A Methodology of Techniques for Management of a Rural Resource ". From 1981 to 2014, Ed was employed with the Historic Resources Branch of the Manitoba Department of Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection. He initially worked as an architectural field researcher, later as Provincial Heritage Site Designation Officer, and finally as a Municipal Heritage Consultant. He has written or contributed to several history projects and books, particularly on topics related to areas within the province of Manitoba.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection pertains to the publication of The Poplarfield & District Millenium Album 1900-2000, written and compiled by Edward Ledohowski, initially published in 2001. The nine folders contain textual and photographic records, as well as digital content on 4 compact discs. The textual files contain drafts of text for the books, a descriptive index of the files of negatives, and a hardcover 2nd edition of the book. The photographic negatives comprise many of the images used for the book, and range in size from 35mm to 11.5cm x 7.5cm). The compact disks contain digital copies of photographs and captions, a digital copy of the book, and photographs of research material on Ukrainians in Canada from 1919.

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Arrangement of the Papers

This collection is arranged in roughly chronological order of the production of the material.

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Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on access to this material.

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Restrictions on Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. See the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections for more information.

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Related Materials

The University of Manitoba`s Elizabeth Dafoe Library Slavic Collection holds a copy of the first edition (2001) of The Poplarfield & District Millenium Album 1900-2000.

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Custodial History

The records were donated to the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections by Edward Ledohowski in 2010.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Edward Ledohowski fonds [ [19–]-2009 ]
BoxFolder
11 Poplarfield & District Millenium Album photographs - negatives index [200-]
2 Poplarfield & District Millenium Album photographs - negatives 1 of 3 [19–] - [200-]

723 images

3 Poplarfield & District Millenium Album photographs - negatives 2 of 3 [19–] - [200-]

582 images

4 Poplarfield & District Millenium Album photographs - negatives 3 of 3 [19–] - [200-]

435 images

5 Poplarfield & District Millenium Album - image captions document [200-]
6 Poplarfield & District Photographic Collection - Volumes 1 & 2 2000-2001

compact discs

7 Poplarfield & District Millenium Album - digital pdf copy 2001

compact disc

8 The Poplarfield & District Millenium Album 1900-2000 - 2nd Edition 2009

hardcover

9 Ukrainians in Canada petitions - Department of Justice Canada - document photographs 1919, 2012

Originals at Library and Archives Canada

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