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Robert N. Thompson fonds
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Articles about Thompson

This series consists of articles written about Thompson, for various newspapers and other periodicals; these are filed in chronological order

01.08 - Personal History/Articles about RNT
Box 18
File 01 1950’s
File 02 1960’s
File 03 1970’s
File 04 1980-1982
File 05 1983-1989
File 06 1990
File 07 1991
File 08 1992
File 09 1993-1995; 2000
File 10 Undated

Articles by Thompson

This series consists of articles written by Thompson for various newspapers and other periodicals; they are filed in chronological order

01.07 - Personal History/Articles by RNT
Box 17
File 01 1940’s-1950’s
File 02 1960-1964
File 03 1965
File 04 1966
File 05 1967
File 06 1968
File 07 1969
File 08 1970
File 09 1971
File 10 1972
File 11 1973
File 12 1974
File 13 1975
File 14 1976-1977
File 15 1978-1979
File 16 1980
File 17 1981-1982
File 18 1983
File 19 January-May, 1984
File 20 June-October, 1984
File 21 November-December, 1984
File 22 January-April, 1985
File 23 May-December, 1985
File 24 1986-1989
File 25 1990 -
File 26 Articles on Ethiopia (1991-1992)

Awards and Medals

  • CA TWU RNT-RNT-SF 1-5
  • Series
  • 1957; 1959; 1967; 1972; 1977; 1981-1985; 1987-1991; 1999
  • Part of Robert N. Thompson fonds

This series consists of textual records (notes, certificates, correspondence) that accompanied some of the awards and medals received by Thompson, including the Chiropractor of the Year (1957), the Ethiopian Star of Honour (1967), the Queen's Silver Jubilee Medal (1977), and the Order of Canada (1990); note that for some awards, there are no textual records

01.05 - Awards and Medals
Box 13
File 01 78th Fraser Highlanders; Benefactor Medal (no date), Service Medal (1982)
File 02 Alberta Chiropractic Association Award; Chiropractor of the Year (1959)
File 03 Biola University; Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree (1987)
File 04 Canadian Chiropractic Association; Life Member (1989)
File 05 Canadian Guild of Authors; Fellow (1988)
File 06 Corporation of the City of Thunder Bay; Greetings (1977)
File 07 Ethiopia; Medal of the Commander of the Ethiopian Star of Honour (1967)
File 08 Fraser Academy; Honorary Chairman, Ceremonial Talking Stick (1994)
File 09 Government of Canada; Centennial Medal (1967)
File 10 Governor General of Canada; Commemorative Medal (1992)
File 11 H.D. Stafford Citizen of the Year (1983)
File 12 Health and Welfare Canada; Lifestyle Award (1985)
File 13 International Biographical Centre; International Man of the Year (1991-1992)
File 14 International Chiropractic Association; Chiropractor of the Year (1957)
File 15 Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem; Erinnerungsmedaille Salzburg (1981)
Commemorative Medal, Salzburg (1990)
File 16 Order of Canada; Background Information
File 17 Order of Canada; Officer (1991)
File 18 Order of Canada; Correspondence
File 19 Order of Canada; Articles
File 20 Order of the Good Time; Member
File 21 Palmer College of Chiropractic; Centurion (1981)
File 22 Republic of Korea Army; Honorary Member (1972)
File 23 Republican National Committee; Presidential Achievement Award
File 24 Republican Party of U.S.A.; 1992 Presidential Trust
File 25 Royal Life Saving Society Canada; Silver Benefactor Medal (1982)
File 26 Wheaton College; Honorary Degree, Doctor of Laws (1972)
File 27 Queen's Silver Jubilee Medal (1977)
File 28 Dedication notice from a dissertation by William Bennett Gardner (1999)

Chiropractics

This series consists of textual records documenting Thompson's education and work in the field of chiropractics; it includes materials pertaining to his education at Palmer College of Chiropractic (Davenport, Iowa); notes and transcripts for speeches; correspondence; and records documenting his memberships in various associations, including the Canadian Chiropractic Association and the Christian Chiropractic Association

01.10.01 - Personal History/Chiropractics/Education
Box 20
File 01 Certificates (1939-1958) and grades (1937-1939)
File 02 Correspondence (1937-1994)
File 03 Class Schedule; Notes (1938)
File 04 Yearbooks (1938, 1940)
File 05 Alumni Association
File 06 Fellowships (1989-1994)
File 07 Palmer College of Chiropractic West (1982-1983)

01.10.02 - Personal History/Chiropractics/Speeches*
Box 20
File 01 Notes for Speeches (1959-1960)
File 02 Speeches (1967, 1969, 1970, 1974)

*see also 01.06

01.10.03 - Personal History/Chiropractics/Correspondence*
Box 20
File 01 General (1958-1995)
File 02 Alberta Practice (1939)
File 03 Dr. Ted Ong (1965-1993)

*see also 01.02

01.10.04 - Personal History/Chiropractics/Associations
Box 20
File 01 Alberta Chiropractic Association (1958-1982)
File 02 British Chiropractors Association (1952-1967)
File 03 Canadian Chiropractic Association, Convention, Montreal (1967)
File 04 Canadian Chiropractic Association (1985-1994)
File 05 Canadian Chiropractic Association; Centennial Convention (1995)
File 06 Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (RNT President)
File 07 Christian Chiropractic Association; Correspondence (1952-1959)

File 08 Christian Chiropractic Association; Correspondence (1960-1989)
File 09 Christian Chiropractic Association; Correspondence (1990-1994)
File 10 Christian Chiropractic Association; Publications, “Chiropractic Home” (1954-1958)
File 11 Christian Chiropractic Association; Publications, “The Christian Chiropractor” (1959-1994)

File 12 Christian Chiropractic Association; Publications, “Bulletin” (1992, 1994)
File 13 Christian Chiropractic Association; General (1957-1995)
File 14 Christian Chiropractors of Canada
File 15 International Chiropractors Association (1957)
Chiropractor of the Year, 1957
File 16 Toftness Chiropractic Clinic

File 17 Trinity International Chiropractic Foundation (1989-1990)

*Note: files contain references to Ethiopia; SIM; Ethiopia Project

Correspondence

This series consists of records documenting Thompson's correspondence with individuals and various organisations

01.02 - Correspondence (General)
Box 03
File 01 1933
File 02 1936
File 03 1943
File 04 1947; Christmas
File 05 1949
File 06 1950’s
File 07 1960-1965
File 08 1966-1969
File 09 1970-1972
File 10 1973
File 11 1974
File 12 1975
File 13 1976
File 14 1977
File 15 1978
File 16 1979
File 17 1980
File 18 1981
File 19 1982
File 20 1983
File 21 1984; January-August
File 22 1984; September-December
File 23 1985
File 24 1986; January-July
File 25 1986; August-December
File 26 1987

Box 04
File 01 1988
File 02 1989
File 03 1990
File 04 1991
File 05 1992; January-June
File 06 1992; July-December
File 07 1992; Christmas Cards
File 08 1993; January-August
File 09 1993; September-December
File 10 1994
File 11 1995; 1997
File 12 Miscellaneous Correspondence, Undated
File 13 Annual Thompson Christmas Letters

01.02.01 - Personal History/Correspondence/Individuals
Box 05
File 01 Diefenbaker (1974)
File 02 Dixon (1960-1987)
File 03 Letter from Father (1936)
File 04 Johnston (1984-1985)
File 05 Johnston (1986)
File 06 Johnston (1987-1995)
File 07 Landau (1977-1995)
File 08 Milner
File 09 Mosvold (1974)
File 10 Letters from Mother (1963-1974)
File 11 Letters from Mother (1976-1978)
File 12 Mulroney (1985, 1988)
File 13 Rhee (1990-1992)
File 14 Rozek; Univsersity of Colorado (1988-1989)
File 15 Sager (1981-1984)
File 16 Shaw (1936, 1940-1943)
File 17 Smith, J & M (1987)
File 18 Smith, Mel (1983-1984, 1993)
File 19 Vander Zalm (1978-1990)
File 20 White (1983-1994)
File 21 Ong, Dr. Ted (1990-1994)
File 22 Nelson, Roy and Allyson (1982-1991)
File 23 McVety (1980-1981)
File 24 Desta, Tedla; Tafarra De Guefe (1973-1985)
File 25 Belay, Molaligne (1995-1996)
File 26 Abraham, M. (1980-1989)
File 27 DeGuefe, Tafarra (1985-1988)
File 28 Hale, Reginald (1970-1979)

File 29 Hale, Reginald (1981-1992)***
File 30 Forgay, Warren (1991) re: RNT's book House of Minorities

  • See also Royal American Development 02.19
    ** See also 01.02.03
    *** Also contains Heraldry and TWU information and items about Fraser Highlanders

01.02.02 - Personal History/Correspondence/Countries
Box 06
File 01 Australian/New Zealand (1984-1989;1995)
File 02 Ethiopian (1966-1983)
File 03 Ethiopian (1984)
File 04 Ethiopian (1985)
File 05 Ethiopian (1986-1987)
File 06 Ethiopian (1988-1989)
File 07 Ethiopian (1990-1991)
File 08 Ethiopian (1992-1995)

01.02.03 - Personal History/Correspondence/Organizations & Institutions
Box 06
File 01 Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia; Nomination of RNT (1983)
File 02 Order of Canada Nominations (1982-1994)
File 03 Order of Canada; Nomination of RNT (1973)

File 04 Parliamentary Correspondence (1974)
File 05 Parliamentary Correspondence (1972-1984)
File 06 Parliamentary Correspondence (1985-1994)
File 07 Provincial Politics (1978-1991)
File 08 Rastafarians (1981-1985)
File 09 Social Credit Theory/History (1975-1993)
File 10 Waddell's World of Travel, Ltd. (1971-1974)
File 11 Air Canada (1966-1991)
File 12 House of Commons Canada (1958; 1972-1975; 1979)
File 13 Ministry of Education (1981, 1986-1987)
File 14 EFC (1959-1970)
File 15 Ethiopian Airlines (1946-1948; 1963; 1984-1987)
File 16 BC Order of BC (1990-1994)
File 17 Order of Canada - Governor General's 1992 Regional Celebrations
File 18 Order of Canada - Governor General's 1992 Regional Celebrations; minutes of meetings

On shelf: Manuscript: "Integrated Study of Ancient Ethiopian History" by Nega Wolde Selassie
Copy of manuscript: "In the Wake of Martyrs" by Albert E. Brant (first husband of Evelyn)
Box of personal letters for book, Letters from Life's Way, by RNT

  • See also 01.05

Education

This series consists of textual records pertaining to Thompson's own education; for documents generated by Thompson during his work in post-secondary education, see SF 05

Education - Alberta Department of Education

Sub-series includes a Public School Leaving Diploma (1926), a selection of report cards (1930-1931), a Cadet Signaling Certificate (1932), letters of reference (1934-1943), and records and certificates pertaining to Thompson's training as a teacher (1934-1935; 1939; 1943; 1952)

01.09.01 - Personal History/Education/Alberta Department of Education
Box 19
File 01 Public School Leaving Diploma (1926)
File 02 Teacher’s Training and Certificates (1934, 1935, 1939, 1943, 1952)
File 03 Cadet signaling certificate (1932)
File 04 Report cards (1930-1931)
File 05 Letters of reference (1934-1943)

Education - Associated Canadian Theological Schools (ACTS)

Sub-series includes records pertaining to several courses Thompson was enrolled in at ACTS

01.09.04 - Personal History/Education/ACTS
Box 19
File 01 Associated Canadian Theological Schools (ACTS), Correspondence (1989-1991)
File 02 ACTS, Grades (1990-1992)
File 03 ACTS, Course Schedules (1990-1991)
File 04 ACTS, Theology, Ministry and Personal Development (July 1989)
File 05 ACTS, New Age (July 1989)
File 06 ACTS, Preaching in Romans (July 1989)
File 07 ACTS, Apologetics (October 1989)
File 08 ACTS, Biblical Ethics (July 1990)
File 09 ACTS, Thesis Seminar, MTS (Fall 1990)
File 10 ACTS, Thesis Proposals (1990-1992)
File 11 ACTS, Change, Power and Conflict Management (November 1991)
File 12 ACTS, Counseling Dysfunctional Families (February 1992)
File 13 ACTS, Independent Study Course, Leadership (March 1992)
File 14 ACTS, Notes and Presentation on Leadership and on Church & State (1985)

Education - Church and Bible Schools

Sub-series includes records pertaining to several Bible School courses taken by Thompson with the Religious Education Council (1930), the Lutheran Leadership Course (1938-1939), and Moody Bible Institute (1942)

01.09.02 - Personal History/Education/Church & Bible Schools
Box 19
File 01 Religious Education Council (1930)
File 02 Moody Bible Institute (1942)
File 03 Lutheran Leadership Course certificates (1938-1939)

Education - Other

Sub-series includes records pertaining to several courses Thompson was enrolled in at Garbutt Business College (1937) and Northgate Graduate School (1989)

01.09.05 - Personal History/Education/Other
Box 19
File 01 Garbutt Business College Ltd (1937)
File 02 Northgate Graduate School; Doctor of Philosophy Degree - (1989)

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