Don Scharff:

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

Inventory prepared by Carole Barnabé
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
Winnipeg MB
(October 1998)

Finding aid encoded by Julianna Trivers (October 2002)
Finding aid written in English.

Revision History

  • July 26, 2005 - MSS 129 converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).


Collection Summary

Repository:
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
Elizabeth Dafoe Library, Winnipeg MB R3T 2N2

Creator:
Don Scharff

Title:
Don Scharff fonds

Dates:
1926-1994

Quantity:
24 cm of textual records

Identification:
MSS 129

Language
English.

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Biography of Don Scharff

Don Scharff was born on November 21, 1931 in the RM 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 had three children: Catherine Dawn, Wendy Anne, and Dorothy Lynne. He owned and operated the family farm, which had been in existence since 1891, from 1949 to 1994. Scharff 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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Scope and Contents of the Papers

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

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Organization of the Papers

This collection is organized into 1 series.

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Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on this material.

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Restrictions on Use

Users must abide by relevant copyright information.

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Custodial History

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

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Detailed Description of the Collection

BoxFolder
11 Deduction Certificate form the Manitoba Co-Operative Wheat Producers Ltd. 1926-1928
2 Certificate of Indebtedness from Co-Operative Elevator Association Ltd. 1928-1929
3 Misc. share certificates 1935-1953
4 Canadian National Live Stock records 1939-1953
5 Canadian National Live Stock records 1955-1969
6 Private Herd Record 1941-1958
7 The Seeds Act and Regulations 1937
8 Manitoba Polled Shorthord Breeders Eleventh Annual Show and Sale 1969
9 Canadian Wheat Board Permits 1950-1960
10 Canadian Wheat Board Permits 1960-1970
BoxFolder
21 Canadian Wheat Board Permits 1970-1978
2 Canadian Wheat Board Permits 1978-1983
3 Canadian Wheat Board Permits 1983-1988
4 Canadian Wheat Board Permits 1988-1994

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