Fonds - Howell, Jack Arthur fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Howell, Jack Arthur fonds

General material designation

  • Graphic material

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1910-1950, predominant 1910-1911 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

20 images

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Jack Arthur Howell was born in 1916 to Arthur Howell and Ethel May Howell (Craig) on their farm in Pleasant Valley, Saskatchewan. In 1939, in Ethelton, Jack married Anne. They had three children: Garry, Keith, and Glen. The Howell family farmed in the Pleasant Valley region. Jack also took an active role in the Melinda School District #320 where he was a trustee.

Custodial history

Scope and content

The fonds is from Jack Arthur Howell's personal collection. It contains nine black and white photographs with matching negatives. These images are of Arthur, Ethel, and George Howell, the Howell family farm, and farming activities. There are also two more black and white photographs. One of the photographs is of the Women's Missionary Society of the United Church and the other is of a Saskatchewan Agricultural Societies convention.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

The images were transferred from Jack Arthor Howell to the Melfort and District Museum


Language of material

Script of material

Language and script note


Location of originals

Availability of other formats

digitized version in on-site database

Restrictions on access

no restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Copyright: Public Domain

Finding aids

on-site database, accession ledger, source file

Associated materials

Related materials


Alpha-numeric designations

94-13-01, 996-954-01, 998-030

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Accession area

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres