Dolly Creighton fonds

Start Date: 
1891
Custodial History: 

From Dolly Creighton, previously held by the Red Crow Community College. RSC only holds digital copies of these images.

Description Level: 
Geographic Access: 
GMD: 
Name Access: 
End Date: 
1954
Access Restriction: 

Some restrictions may apply. A set of photographs depicting a sacred ceremony have restricted access and are not available online.

Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1891-1895, 1912-1916, 1954)]
Repro Restriction: 

Permission of the donor is required for reproduction where applicable. Researchers must adhere to applicable copyright law and privacy legislation and permission of the copyright holder is required to publish from the fonds.

Physical Description: 

829 MB of graphic material. - 89 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Conservation: 

Basic conservation performed during processing.

Arrangement: 
Thematically by item type
History Biographical: 

Adelaide (Dolly Creighton) is a member of the Blood Tribe (Kainai) in Southern Alberta. She is the mother of three children and a grandmother of six. She has a background in nursing, social work, community health, mental health therapy, community development, and personal growth development. In March 2003 she completed her studies as a Master Practitioner in Psycho-somatic Therapy. Dolly has also studied Reiki, crystal light therapy, and hypno-therapy.

Scope Content: 

Fonds comprises photographs of the people, buildings, and activities at the Blood Reserve in Alberta, Canada. Fonds also includes photographs students at St. Paul's Anglican Mission.

Repository: 
srsc

Photographs of people on the Blood Reserve

Start Date: 
1914
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1920
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1914-1920)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

30.4 MB of graphic material. - 4 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Chief Mountain and his wife, Winnie Howling in the Night, 1914
2) Percy W Bull and Charles Davids, Blood Reserve, ca. 1916
3) Sikski (Black Face), wife of Mountain Horse, 1920
4) Mrs Russell and Ester, at St. Paul's Anglican Mission, 1915
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-024-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photograph of three boys with trophies

Start Date: 
1940
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1960
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created ca. 1950)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

5.48 MB of graphic material. - 1 photograph : b&w

Notes: 
Photograph of three boys with trophies
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of a sketch of the Blood Reserve and of elders

Start Date: 
1950
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1965
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1950-1965)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

21.5 MB of graphic material. - 2 photograph : col.

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Photograph of a sketch of the Blood Reserve and of elders
2) Back of photograph one
3) Photograph of two elders and children
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of members of the Blood Reserve

Start Date: 
1913
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1913
Date Range: 
1913
Image: 
Physical Description: 

22.4 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Photographs of a group of people in traditional dress
2) Rea Leggings and Coyote Woman (sister of old Sweet Grass) and son
3) Photographs of members of the Blood Reserve
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of tipis and people on the Blood Reserve

Start Date: 
1892
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1892
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1892 and 1894)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

44.8 MB of graphic material. - 6 photographs : b&w

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Painted tipi, animal design, Blood Reserve, 1892
2) Painted tipi, Blood Reserve, 1984
3) Crow tipi, Blood Reserve, 1894
4) Buffalo head tipi, Blood Reserve, 1897
5) Tipi, Blood Reserve, 1894
6) Striped Wolf (a Blood Warrior) and his two wives, 1892
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of the construction of the Old Women's Society lodge

Start Date: 
1893
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1893
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1893)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

39.8 MB of graphic material. - 5 photographs : b&w (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Old Women's Society lodge, Blood Reserve, stage one, 1893
2) Old Women's Society lodge, Blood Reserve, stage two, 1893
3) Old Women's Society lodge, Blood Reserve, stage three, 1893
4) Old Women's Society lodge, Blood Reserve, stage four, 1893
5) Old Women's Society lodge, Blood Reserve, completed, 1893
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of the Old Women's Society and the construction of the dance lodge

Start Date: 
1893
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1893
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1893)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

79.5 MB of graphic material. - 10 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Members of the Blood Old Women's Society, standing, 1893
2) Members of the Blood Old Women's Society, sitting, 1893
3) Blood Sun Dance lodge, preparing to raise centre pole, 1893
4) Blood Sun Dance lodge, procession approaching centre, 1893
5) Blood Sun Dance lodge, pole raising gathering, 1893
6) Blood Sun Dance lodge, pole raisers moving in, 1893
7) Blood Sun Dance lodge, pole being raised, 1893
8) Blood Sun Dance lodge, pole in place, 1893
9) Blood Sun Dance lodge, pulling rafters in place, 1893
10) Blood Sun Dance lodge, completing frame, 1893
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of Blood Dance lodge, riders, and a tipi

Start Date: 
1892
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1893
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1892-1893)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

31 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Blood Sun Dance lodge, 1893
2) Riders near Blood Sun Dance lodge, 1893
3) Jerry Potts beside a ceremonial tipi, ca. 1892
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of Chief Red Crow

Start Date: 
1892
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1892
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1892)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

26 MB of graphic material. - 2 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Red Crow, head chief of Bloods, 1892
2) Red Crow, head chief of Bloods, 1892
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of Minnie

Start Date: 
1891
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1891
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1891)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

40 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Minnie, on horseback, 1891
2) Minnie, 1891
3) Minnie, 1891
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of boys and a head dress

Start Date: 
1892
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1894
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1892, 1894)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

27 MB of graphic material. - 2 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Blood Reserve boys, 1894
2) Trailing head dress of Red Crow, Blood head chief, 1892

 

rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of visiting Assiniboine peoples

Start Date: 
1893
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1893
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1893)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

32.6 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Assiniboine peoples from Mountain visiting Blood Reserve, 1893
2) Assiniboine peoples from Mountain visiting Blood Reserve, 1893
3) Assiniboine peoples from Mountain visiting Blood Reserve, 1893
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of Peigan Reserve

Start Date: 
1892
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1892
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1892)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

24 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Rev. W.R. Haynes, Anglican Missionary, Peigan Reserve, ca. 1892
2) Victoria Jubilee Home at Peigan Anglican Mission, ca. 1892
3) Anglican Mission home, Peigan Reserve, ca. 1892
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of a sawmill, Waterton, and US border

Start Date: 
1892
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1915
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1892, 1915)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

24.6 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Peigan sawmill in Porcupine Hills, 1892
2) Tourists at Waterton, ca. 1892
3) Twin Lakes custom office, US side, Rev. Middleton and son Charlie, 1915
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of a group of people, and newspaper clippings

Start Date: 
1958
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1958
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created ca. 1958)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

81.7 MB of graphic material and textual record. - 3 photographs

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Photograph of a group of people
2) Photograph of newspaper clippings
3) Photograph of Okanagan Lake at the Landing, B.C.
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of people on the Blood Reserve

Start Date: 
1912
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1918
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1912-1918)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

32.6 MB of graphic material. - 4 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Mrs Mountain Horse, Canon S. H. Middleton, and Pipe Woman, 1918
2) Cannon S.H. Middleton, Jim Healy, Joe Jealy, and Mountain Horse, 1912
3) Mike Healy, Joe Healy, Mountain Horse, Ernest Brave Rock, Rev. Middleton, Freddy Weasel Fat, Teddy Bullshield, Tom Prairie Chicken, Louis Owl Boy, Dan Chief Moon, and Reggie Mountain Horse
4) Joe Healy and family, 1916
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of families on the Blood Reserve

Start Date: 
1912
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1916
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1912, 1916)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

36.2 MB of graphic material. - 5 photographs : b&w ; tiff

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Joe Healy and family, Blood Reserve, ca. 1916
2) Children of Joseph Healy, Blood Reserve, ca. 1916
3) Mike Mountain Horse, Blood Reserve, ca. 1912
4) Mike Mountain Horse, Blood Reserve, ca. 1912
5) Eagle Speaker, Blood Reserve, showing dancing headdress, 1912
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of people on the Blood Reserve

Start Date: 
1912
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1912
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1912)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

13.8 MB of graphic material. - 2 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Voting on a proposal to surrender part of the Blood Reserve, they voted against it, 1917
2) George Prairie Chicken, signalling with a mirror, St. Paul's Anglican Mission, 1912
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of Blood Reserve and community voting

Start Date: 
1916
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1917
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1916-1917)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

22 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) View of Blood Reserve camps, ca. 1916
2) Voting on a proposal to surrender part of the Blood Reserve, they voted against it, 1917
3) Voting on a proposal to surrender part of the Blood Reserve, they voted against it, 1917
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of people and buildings on the blood reserve

Start Date: 
1886
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1916
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1886, 1914-1916)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

30.2 MB of graphic material. - 4 photographs : b&w ; tiff

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Mary Sweet Grass, 1915
2) Voiting on Union Government hay lease, 1916
3) Surface burial near the Belly River, 1915
4) First Anglican Mission House on the Blood Reserve, 1886
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of students and staff at St. Paul's Anglican School

Start Date: 
1913
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1917
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1913, 1915, 1917)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

21 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Pupils of St. Paul's Anglican School, Blood Reserve, ca. 1913
2) Confirmation, St. Pauls, 1915.  Benny Plume, Rev. Watkin Hones, Bishop Pinkham, Rev. SH. Middleton, Teddy Bullshield, and four St. Pauls pupils
3) Confirmation group at St. Paul's Anglican Mission, Blood Reserve, 1917
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of boys at St. Paul's Mission

Start Date: 
1911
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1923
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1911, 1915, 1923)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

23 MB of graphic material. - 3 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Older boys at St. Paul's Anglican Mission, Blood Reserve, 1923
2) St. Paul's Anglican Mission football team at summer camp, 1915
3) Junior football team, St. Paul's Anglican Mission, Blood Reserve, 1911
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of students, staff, and cadets at St. Paul's Mission

Start Date: 
1912
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1919
Date Range: 
[Digitized 2005 (originally created 1912-1919)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

36.2 MB of graphic material. - 4 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Picnic of students and staff of St. Paul's Anglican Mission, Blood Reserve, May 24, 1919
2) Congregation of St. Paul's Anglican Mission, Blood Reserve, June 14, 1912
3) Cadets from St. Paul's Anglican School, Blood Reserve, at Fort Macleod, 1916
4) St. Paul's Anglican School cadets, Blood Reserve, visiting the Peigan Reserve, ca. 1916
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001

Photographs of cadets, clergy, and horse riders

Start Date: 
1913
Description Level: 
End Date: 
1918
Date Range: 
[Digitzed 2005 (originally created 1913-1918)]
Image: 
Physical Description: 

45 MB of graphic material. - 5 photographs : b&w ; (tiff)

Notes: 
Photographs include:
1) Army cadets at Sarcee Anglican Mission, Sarcee Reserve, 1913
2) Bridge on route to Waterton Lake, 1915
3) Riders at Oil City, near Waterton Lakes, 1918
4) Buildings at Oil City, near Waterton Lakes, 1918
5) Group of clergy
rec_shelfloc: 
2010-042-001
Repository: 
Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre
Accession No: 
Container Number: 
001