See Alice’s story “Adoptees are Angels” in the library for a full biography.
These records were donated to the South Peace Regional Archives by Alice Fortier in 2011.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of 8 photographs (4 from a baby book created by Ada and Harold Bennett including pages that have information) and Alice’s story, “Adoptees are Angels”. (Complete book “Adoptees are Angels” in the library).
Alice Fortier’s Biological Mother, Marcia, 1933-1998 1 photograph; b & w; 4 x 5 Alice Fortier’s Biological Mother, Marcia Location: 2011.58.01
Parents With Their Adopted Children in Peoria, 1937-1938 2 photographs; b & w; 4 x 6 Community of adoptive parents and their adoptees in Peoria. Location: 2011.58.02-.03
Alice Fortier With Her Biological Mother, 1994 1 photograph; colour; 4 x 6 Alice Fortier at age 60 with her biological mother, Marcia (age 80) and Husband Dan ( age 78+). Photo taken in Vancouver, March 20, 1994, when Alice met her biological mother for the first time. Location: 2011.58.04
Alice Fortier Age One, 1934 1 photograph; b & w; 4 x 6 Alice Fortier at age one year, one month, sitting on a blanket behind a car. Location: 2011.58.05
Alice Fortier With Her Father, Harold Bennett, 1933 1 photograph; b & w; 4 x 6 Alice Fortier being held by her father, Harold Bennett. Her older brother, Fred, stands beside them. Location: 2011.58.06
Alice Fortier at Age Three and Five Months, 1933 2 photographs; b & w; 4 x 6 Alice Fortier at ages three and five months old. Location: 2011.58.07-.08