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Arthur H. Evans fonds
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Arthur H. Evans fonds

  • RBSC-ARC-1181
  • Fonds
  • 1926-1944

Fonds consists of legal documents, reports, publications, speeches, newspaper clippings and other material related to Evans’ labour activities, including the On-to-Ottawa Trek and resulting Regina Riot Commission, and the defence of Trek members a...

Evans, Arthur

Miscellaneous Political and Labour items 1926-1943

1926 Letter to Evans from Alberta lawyers re Drumheller (with unknown notes on back1934 Typed coy of press report of M Hepburn on repeal of S. 981934 Minutes of Amalgamation meeting of BC seamen’s unions1935? Fragment of election statement of WJ H...

Publications

“The Labor Leader” December 4, 1936“The New republic” November 4, 1936“Labor” January 21, 1936“New Frontier” May 1937“Pacific Tribune” July 3, 1953

Series A On-to-Ottawa 1935

Series consists of material related to the relief camp worker’s strike and the On-to-Ottawa Trek. It also includes evidence used in the Regina Riot Commission which followed the Trek, and legal statements drawn up on behalf of participants in the ...

Series B: Other Activity 1926-1944

Series consists material related to other left-wing and labour activity in Evans’ life, including the Princeton mine workers strike, his work in support of the Republicans during the Spanish Civil War and the Canadian Labour Defence League and the...