Web Exhibits

Online exhibits from the University of Alberta Archives.

Orientation Week

Orientation Week at the University of Alberta has gone through many iterations. This exhibit explores Initiation Week of the 1910s and 1920s and how that became Frosh Week in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s.

Soldiers' Comfort Club

The Soldiers' Comfort Club was organized by U of A students and faculty from 1915-1917 who wanted to support the war effort on the home front. The Club was coordinated by a group of U of A women with the purpose of sending such comforts as socks, cigarettes, shirts, sweets, letters and, most importantly, newsletters to homesick students and faculty in training or in overseas service.

Georg Kaiser Collection

The Georg Kaiser Collection bibliography describes the content of this Collection, which includes photocopies and microfilms of manuscripts, letters, and other documents written by or about Georg Kaiser during his life in exile.