William Wightman fonds (Emerson Book)
Call Number: Mss Sc 152 (A.96-30)

Title: William Wightman fonds (Emerson book).

Dates: 1987.

Extent: 0.02 m of textual records.

Biographical sketch: William "Bill" Wightman was mayor of Emerson, Manitoba from 1984 to 1986. He is married to Judy Easter.

Custodial history: The fonds was donated to University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections in 1996 by Ruth Phillips.

Scope and content: The fonds consists of a photocopy of a book called Emerson the Gateway City to the West 1880-1890, which was published in 1987 and written by William Wightman. It details the history and citizens of Emerson, Manitoba, with birth, death and marriage information.

Source of supplied title: Title based on provenance of fonds.

Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this material.

Finding aid: Finding aid is currently unavailable.