Personal records

Title: Personal records
Dates of Material:
1934-2014
Extent:
46 cm of textual records
Scope and content

Series consists of records related to Ken Taylor's youth and personal life and include yearbooks from Crescent Heights High School, a baby book, albums and card books, a guest book, personal calendars and an extract of a birth certificate. Of particular note is a series of scrapbooks and booklets put together by Taylor for various business and recreational events including parties and celebrations, family vacations, golf tours, fishing trips and friendly gatherings.

NOTE(S)
Source of supplied title

Titled based on contents of the series.

BOX FILE TITLE YEAR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
2018.08
Box 1
111Baby book1934

   

112Crescent Heights High School yearbook1953

   

113Crescent Heights High School yearbook1954

   

2018.13
Box 1
123Birth certificate extract1985

Extract issued in 1985.

124Calendars1975-1977

Calendars noting events and appointments for the Taylor family.

125Crescent Heights High School Yearbook1952

Photocopy of original.

126Guest book1981-1984

   

127Stamp album[before 1954]

A pastime of Ken's before starting university.

Box 2
21-2Cigarette card album[before 1954]

A pastime of Ken's before starting university.

23Wedding invitation1960

   

24Douglas Taylor baby card1964

   

25"A Natural Gas Export Policy for Canada"1959

Report submitted for M.B.A. degree at UC Berkeley.

26"A Week in Pakistan, December 4-10, 2009"2009

Scrapbook containing Taylor's writings and copies of news clippings.

211Scrapbook of family photographs[n.d.]

Scrapbook made by Taylor containing photographs of his early family life.

212"Good Times Ahead!"ca. 2008

Handmade retrospective scrapbook.

213"A Glimpse of Pat Taylor's 80 Years"2009

Scrapbook celebrating Pat Taylor's 80th birthday. Includes photographs of her childhood and life with Ken Taylor.

Box 3
31Booklet for Pat Taylor's party2011

   

32"Wedding - Douglas and Dana"1998

Scrapbook for Douglas Taylor's wedding.

33"Our Man in Tehran"2010

Booklet containing reviews for Our Man in Tehran by Robert Wright.

34Argo scrapbook2012

Contains reviews and news clippings for Argo.

35"Stranger than Fiction"ca. 2014

Scrapbook containing Taylor's thoughts on documentaries.

36Victoria University scrapbook2004

Photo scrapbook of the gala celebration commemorating Taylor's final year as Chancellor of Victoria College.

37"In Vino Veritas Dinners"1994-2006

Scrapbooks for the annual "In Vino Veritas" dinners in New York City.

38"Salute to Argentina and Chile: Scenes from In Vino 1998"1998

   

39"Winston Churchill - First Lord of the Admiralty"2008

Booklet containing Taylor's speaking notes on Winston Churchill given to the Churchill Society at the Albany Club.

310"The Ancients"ca. 2008

   

311"Dear Eureka, Welcome Back!"1994

Photo scrapbook of past parties and events.

312"Weekend June 28 1997"1997

Scrapbook.

313"Welcome Back! The Alberta Clipper"1997

Photo scrapbook.

314"Celebrating New York 1999"1999

Scrapbook.

315"From Rome to Sperlonga to Naples: The Saga of One Long Lunch"2001

Scrapbook.

Box 4
41"Supper Club 2002"2002

Scrapbook.

43"A Lost Weekend in New York XXI"2002

Scrapbook.   

43"Welcome to Brault County"2007

Scrapbook.

44"New York Arctic Reunion"2008

Scrapbook.

45"Dreaming Bali"1997-1998

Scrapbook.

46"Moscow Revisited"ca. 2003

Scrapbook.

47"China 2005"2005

Scrapbook.

48"Madrid"ca. 2008

Scrapbook.

49Moscow Golf Circuit scrapbook2003
410Almaty, Kazakhstan Golf Circuit scrapbook2007

   

411"Historic Moments in Spain"2008

Scrapbook (draft).

412"The Traveling Golf Circus 2008: Spain"2008

Scrapbook.

413Spainca. 2008

Scrapbook.

414"Columbia"[n.d.]

Scrapbook (draft).

415"Ninth Annual Classic Loire Valley 1995"1995

Golf circuit scrapbook.

416"Power is a Gas, Golf 2008"2008

Scrapbook.

417Golf retrospective scrapbook2008

   

418Golf retrospective scrapbook II2008

   

419Scrapbook2003

Scrapbook of special events and parties.

Box 5
51Scrapbook2004

Scrapbook of special events and parties.

52Scrapbook2005

Scrapbook of special events and parties.

53Scrapbook2007

Scrapbook of special events and parties.

54Scrapbook2008

Scrapbook of special events and parties.

55Unbound scrapbooks2005-2009

   

56"Blood and Oil" review1997

Booklet containing a copy of Taylor's review of the book Blood and Oil.

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