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Date
1890 – 1910
Material
glass; metal
Catalogue Number
102.05.1019 a-e
Description
Round blown glass alcohol lamp with lid (a,b). Three triangular metal pieces with round holders, may be for candles as there is dripped wax on them (c,d,e).
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Title
Alcohol Lamp
Date
1890 – 1910
Material
glass; metal
Dimensions
12.5 x 8.5 cm
Description
Round blown glass alcohol lamp with lid (a,b). Three triangular metal pieces with round holders, may be for candles as there is dripped wax on them (c,d,e).
Subject
photography
Vaux family
camping
Credit
Gift of Molly Vaux, New York, USA, 1999
Catalogue Number
102.05.1019 a-e
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Date
1890 – 1900
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.19.1035
Description
Four rusted tin cans, three have been opened crudely with a knife, some contain moss and dirt.
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Title
Food Can
Date
1890 – 1900
Material
metal
Description
Four rusted tin cans, three have been opened crudely with a knife, some contain moss and dirt.
Subject
camping
climbing
exploring
Ice Lake
Mount Temple
Moraine Lake
Walter Wilcox
S.E.S. Allen
Jon Whyte
Credit
Gift of Robert Smith, Banff, 2002
Catalogue Number
104.19.1035
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Date
1890 – 1910
Material
wood; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
108.04.1133 a-f
Description
Six ice axes with wooden handles, metal heads and tips. (a) has a leather head cover and tip cover. Cover marked “RICHARD COOGAN,” head marked: “FAYETTE R. PLUMB. PHILADELPHIA. SOLID CAST STEEL.” (b) has a leather head cover and tip cover. Head marked “FAYETTE R. PLUMB. PHILADELPHIA. SOLID CAST STE…
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Title
Ice Axe
Date
1890 – 1910
Material
wood; metal; skin
Dimensions
28.0 x 115.0 cm
Description
Six ice axes with wooden handles, metal heads and tips. (a) has a leather head cover and tip cover. Cover marked “RICHARD COOGAN,” head marked: “FAYETTE R. PLUMB. PHILADELPHIA. SOLID CAST STEEL.” (b) has a leather head cover and tip cover. Head marked “FAYETTE R. PLUMB. PHILADELPHIA. SOLID CAST STEEL.” (c) has leather head cover and tip cover. Head is stamped: “C.P.R.” & “F. JORG. ZWEILUTSCHINEN. BERNEROBERLAND” and an “X” is carved into the wooden handle just below the head. (d) has “GEORGE VAUX” engraved on head, also manufacturer’s stamp with crown and text obscured by rust. “INTERLAKEN” is the only legible word on the manufacturer’s stamp. (e) has a leather head cover and is made by “FAYETTE R. PLUMB. PHILADELPHIA. (f) has a leather tip cover, is stamped: “FAYETTE R. PLUMB. PHILADELPHIA” and the initials “MV” are carved into the wooden handle near the head.
Subject
photography
Vaux family
sports
hiking
camping
climbing
Credit
Gift of Molly Vaux, New York, USA, 1999
Catalogue Number
108.04.1133 a-f
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Lariat Restraint, Animal

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Date
1890 – 1925
Material
hair, horse; skin; wood
Catalogue Number
106.06.0021
Description
A long rope knotted at one end and looped at the other with a rawhide 'honda' (to prevent chafing) and a wooden toggle. The rope is extremely prickly and rough.
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Title
Lariat Restraint, Animal
Date
1890 – 1925
Material
hair, horse; skin; wood
Dimensions
605.0 (approx.) cm
Description
A long rope knotted at one end and looped at the other with a rawhide 'honda' (to prevent chafing) and a wooden toggle. The rope is extremely prickly and rough.
Subject
transportation
camping
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
106.06.0021
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Date
1895 – 1905
Material
paper; wood; glass; skin
Catalogue Number
105.02.0027
Description
A black and white photograph of a Native camp with hills in the background. The photo is framed with a grey mat and a plain wood frame. The back of the photograph is marked “Shaganappi Point ca. 1900 Stony Indian Camp.”
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Title
Photographic Print
Date
1895 – 1905
Material
paper; wood; glass; skin
Dimensions
13.8; 19.0 (frame) x 24.0; 29.2 (frame) cm
Description
A black and white photograph of a Native camp with hills in the background. The photo is framed with a grey mat and a plain wood frame. The back of the photograph is marked “Shaganappi Point ca. 1900 Stony Indian Camp.”
Subject
photography
households
Indians, Stoney
camping
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.0027
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Date
1890 – 1920
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.19.1104
Description
Portable stove, metal, parts missing.
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Title
Portable Stove
Date
1890 – 1920
Material
metal
Dimensions
7.0 x 9.0 cm
Description
Portable stove, metal, parts missing.
Subject
photography
Vaux family
camping
Credit
Gift of Molly Vaux, New York, USA, 1999
Catalogue Number
104.19.1104
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Date
1890 – 1925
Material
wood; glass; metal, brass; metal, mercury
Catalogue Number
104.30.0003
Description
A field thermometer in a long narrow wooden box case with a brass ring at the top for hanging, and a small brass latch hook to secure the thermometer which slides into the box forming the lid when closed in place. The sliding piece can be reversed to display a glass tube mercury-filled thermometer…
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Title
Thermometer
Date
1890 – 1925
Material
wood; glass; metal, brass; metal, mercury
Dimensions
1.6 x 2.9 x 13.5 cm
Description
A field thermometer in a long narrow wooden box case with a brass ring at the top for hanging, and a small brass latch hook to secure the thermometer which slides into the box forming the lid when closed in place. The sliding piece can be reversed to display a glass tube mercury-filled thermometer attached to a brass plaque scaled from 10o to 120o (Fahrenheit). The inside of the case is marked “183” in pencil and there is a brass plaque on the box labelled “Charles Wilder Co. N.Y.” and “Williams, Brown and Earle Phila”.
Subject
households
weather
seasons
sports
hiking
skiing
camping
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.30.0003
Images
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