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Topics: Arts, Culture and History Formats: PDF

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January 31, 2019

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Includes information on funding opportunities available through the Heritage Preservation Partnership Program to support heritage awareness projects. Heritage awareness grants provide funding to various forms of initiatives that preserve, interpret, promote awareness, produce new understanding...


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January 30, 2019

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Program guidelines for the Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit, a sector-specific tax credit for labour costs associated with interactive digital media activities. Includes an overview of the program, eligibility criteria, and registration and application procedures.


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January 30, 2019

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Includes information on two funding opportunities available through the Heritage Preservation Partnership Program. The Roger Soderstrom Scholarship was established to help advance historic preservation in Alberta by assisting student research. The Bob Etherington Heritage Conservation Fund aims...


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January 22, 2019

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This Bulletin is issued to assist subdivision applicants, developers, municipalities, and other planning authorities in ensuring that proposed subdivisions are compliant with the Historical Resources Act. Under the Act, subdivisions developed in the Province of Alberta must conform to the...


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January 16, 2019

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This archaeology paper presents several technological resources available to practising archaeologists in culture resource management and academia. The paper discusses how remote sensing methods can enhance documentation of archaeological sites and their interpretation.


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January 16, 2019

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This archaeology paper discusses an artifact type used in pre-contact and historic decoration. Elk ivory pendants adorned clothing and had significant symbolic value for cultural groups in Alberta.


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January 7, 2019

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Discusses the activities and achievements and presents the financial statements of the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation. The Foundation is responsible for providing financial and technical assistance for heritage projects, for making decisions on naming geographical features and for...


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January 3, 2019

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Presents the Royal Proclamation made through Order in Council (O.C. 339/2018) on Novermber 14, 2018, proclaiming the month of January of each year as Month of the Artist in Alberta.


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December 21, 2018

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Alberta has become the first province in Canada to dedicate a month to artists. January is Month of the Artist in Alberta, an annual celebration of artists, and the value they bring to the province, both socially and economically. This calendar provides arts events—music, theatre performance,...


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December 14, 2018

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Stone production debris (debitage) is the most common artifact type found at archaeological sites in North America. A significant time investment is required to catalogue debitage from large assemblages. Conventional thought holds that, because lithic tool manufacture is reductive, the attributes...