Freelance Photographs by Frank Webber available at Esplanade Archives

Medicine Hat, AB – Between April and December 2018 the City of Medicine Hat Archives, in the Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre, catalogued, digitized and made accessible several hundred photographs taken by local photographer Frank Webber between 1973 and 2009 as an independent photographer.

“With a lifetime in the community and 40 + years working with the Medicine Hat News, Mr. Webber has an immense knowledge of the community, its people, and activities. These connections are reflected in this great resource that Mr. Webber is sharing with the community through the Archives.” – Philip Pype, Archivist.

Detailed descriptions of these materials are available at and through Alberta on Record, at

The Archives is the repository for the collection (paper, photos, audio-visual etc.) that documents the history of Medicine Hat and area. Reference Services are available to the public by phone at 403.502.8582, in person Monday to Friday from 10 AM to 5 PM or online at

For more information, please contact:

Philip Pype

Archivist, Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre