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Date
1945 – 1955
Material
wood; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
108.04.1033 a,b
Description
Light coloured wood with steel edges and metal bindings. Solid wood, pointed to 7.5cm rise. Metal edges screwed on, 9.0 cm from end, 18.0 cm from tip. "Made in Norway" stamped into metal. Metal cable bindings, 2 piece shoe plates.
Title
Alpine Skis
Date
1945 – 1955
Material
wood; metal; skin
Dimensions
8.0 x 180.0 cm
Description
Light coloured wood with steel edges and metal bindings. Solid wood, pointed to 7.5cm rise. Metal edges screwed on, 9.0 cm from end, 18.0 cm from tip. "Made in Norway" stamped into metal. Metal cable bindings, 2 piece shoe plates.
Subject
sports
skiing
Wardens
Credit
Gift of Peter Fuhrmann, Harvie Heights, 1985
Catalogue Number
108.04.1033 a,b
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Date
prior to 1960
Material
skin; plastic; rubber; metal; hair, sheep; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.03.1037 a,b
Description
A pair of red leather and sealskin boots with sheepskin lining. Metal lace hooks, red fabric laces and off white rubber gooved soles.
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Title
Apres-Ski Boots
Date
prior to 1960
Material
skin; plastic; rubber; metal; hair, sheep; fibre
Description
A pair of red leather and sealskin boots with sheepskin lining. Metal lace hooks, red fabric laces and off white rubber gooved soles.
Subject
sports
winter
skiing
Karin MacAulay
Credit
Gift of Jack MacAulay, Banff, 1984
Catalogue Number
103.03.1037 a,b
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Date
1945 – 1955
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
103.09.1053
Description
Wooden plaque in shape of a shield. A copper oval with a woman skier repoussed, facing to the left, is centered on the plaque. A copper ribbon over the central piece reads "Margaret Morrison" and a larger ribbon below with "Junior Girls Downhill" and names etched into it.
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Title
Athletic Plaque
Date
1945 – 1955
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
27.0 x 22.0 cm
Description
Wooden plaque in shape of a shield. A copper oval with a woman skier repoussed, facing to the left, is centered on the plaque. A copper ribbon over the central piece reads "Margaret Morrison" and a larger ribbon below with "Junior Girls Downhill" and names etched into it.
Subject
sports
winter
skiing
Junior Girls Downhill
Credit
Gift of Lorna Munck, 1976
Catalogue Number
103.09.1053
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Date
1945 – 1950
Material
fibre ; wood; metal
Catalogue Number
103.08.1021
Description
Trapper Nelson backpack, Jimmy Deegan's, wooden frame with 3 metal rings embedded each side and metal pieces on each end (1 missing), main sack is one piece construction with sewn inserts at sides. Sides have double canvas 48.0 x 5. with 3 grommets to correspond to pack rings, metal wire runs throu…
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Title
Backpack
Date
1945 – 1950
Material
fibre ; wood; metal
Description
Trapper Nelson backpack, Jimmy Deegan's, wooden frame with 3 metal rings embedded each side and metal pieces on each end (1 missing), main sack is one piece construction with sewn inserts at sides. Sides have double canvas 48.0 x 5. with 3 grommets to correspond to pack rings, metal wire runs through rings to secure pack, large snap pocket on front, adjustable web and leather shoulder straps.
Subject
lodges
camps
Canadian Rockies
Skoki Lodge
Jimmy Deegan
sports
hiking
skiing
Credit
Gift of James Deegan, Banff, 1984
Catalogue Number
103.08.1021
Images
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Date
1940 – 1960
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
105.02.1016
Description
Sunshine Banff, shield-shaped, white background, blue pinked edging around inner whiteshield, across top: "SUNSHINE BANFF" (screened) lower half has a large blue "S" sewn on with 2 red flags on black poles , cut out to show the blue background and centered is a yellow circle.
Title
Crest
Date
1940 – 1960
Material
fibre
Dimensions
9.3 x 7.3 cm
Description
Sunshine Banff, shield-shaped, white background, blue pinked edging around inner whiteshield, across top: "SUNSHINE BANFF" (screened) lower half has a large blue "S" sewn on with 2 red flags on black poles , cut out to show the blue background and centered is a yellow circle.
Subject
sports
skiing
industry
Sunshine
Credit
Gift of Iva (Mrs. Len) Smith, 1976
Catalogue Number
105.02.1016
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Date
1940 – 1945
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
102.04.0341 a-l
Description
Ivory coloured plates (a to l) with scalloped rim edges, all having blue and white, Rocky Mountain and Quebec ski scenes. (a) "Mount Assiniboine” - 2 cabins, 3 skiers (b) "Mount Assiniboine” - one cabin (c) "Mount Assiniboine Lodge” - 2 cabins, 1 skier (e) "Sunshine Valley, Near Banff" - three ski…
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Title
Decorative Plate
Date
1940 – 1945
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
1.6 x 23.8 cm
Description
Ivory coloured plates (a to l) with scalloped rim edges, all having blue and white, Rocky Mountain and Quebec ski scenes. (a) "Mount Assiniboine” - 2 cabins, 3 skiers (b) "Mount Assiniboine” - one cabin (c) "Mount Assiniboine Lodge” - 2 cabins, 1 skier (e) "Sunshine Valley, Near Banff" - three skiers (f) "Sunshine Valley, Near Banff" - turning skier (g) "Mount, Norquay, Banff" - ski jumper and spectators (h) "Mount Norquay, Banff” - two ski tourers (i) "Skoki Valley, Lake Louise" - two skiers, one pointing with pole (j) "Val Morin" - skier in parka (k) "Val Morin, Laurentians" - two skiers touring through trees (l) "Chateau Frontenac, Quebec" - skier looking at Chateau. (a-i) are Rocky Mountains scenes. (j,k,l) are Laurentians scenes. "Wedgewood of Etruria & Barlaston, Made in England" and various identification number stamps on back of all plates.
Subject
households
decorative
photography
Canadian Rockies
Nicholas Morant
sports
skiing
Laurentians
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0341 a-l
Images
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Date
1940 – 1945
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
102.04.1050 a-k
Description
11 of a set of 12 decorative plates, all with scalloped edges and with Canadian scenes. (a) The Towers, Assiniboine Lodge (b) Sunshine Valley, Near Banff, 3 skiers (c) Sunshine Valley, Near Banff, single skier (d) Mount Assiniboine, cabins with 3 skiers (e) Mount Assiniboine (f) Mount Assiniboin…
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Title
Decorative Plate
Date
1940 – 1945
Material
ceramic
Description
11 of a set of 12 decorative plates, all with scalloped edges and with Canadian scenes. (a) The Towers, Assiniboine Lodge (b) Sunshine Valley, Near Banff, 3 skiers (c) Sunshine Valley, Near Banff, single skier (d) Mount Assiniboine, cabins with 3 skiers (e) Mount Assiniboine (f) Mount Assiniboine, single skier (g) Chateau Frontenac, Quebec (h) Val Morin, Laurentians (i) Val Morin (j) Skoki Valley, Lake Louise (k) Mount Norquay, Banff
Subject
Canadian Rockies
sports
skiing
winter
Nicholas Morant
photography
Credit
Gift of William O. Field, Great Barrington, USA, 1995
Catalogue Number
102.04.1050 a-k
Images
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Date
1945 – 1955
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
105.05.1002
Description
Painted wooden sign "NORQUAY". Wood cut into shape of a waving pennant, all edges painted dark blue, handpainted dark blue letters ca 7.0 high: "NORQUAY" both sides,2 holes on wide end for hanging.
Title
Directional Sign
Date
1945 – 1955
Material
wood
Dimensions
27.0 x 70.5 cm
Description
Painted wooden sign "NORQUAY". Wood cut into shape of a waving pennant, all edges painted dark blue, handpainted dark blue letters ca 7.0 high: "NORQUAY" both sides,2 holes on wide end for hanging.
Subject
sports
skiing
Mt. Norquay
George Encil
Credit
Gift of Douglas Robinson, 1967
Catalogue Number
105.05.1002
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Date
1940 – 1970
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
103.09.1043 a-e
Description
International Collegiate skiing trophies. (a) Highest Team Standing, 21.5x49.0 (b) Cross Country 26.0x49.0 (c) Cross Country Team trophy 22.3x22.0 (d) Alpine Combined Trophy 21.5x24.0 (e) Bernard Macfadden Grand Ski Championship trophy with lid, cup 48.5, lid 20.0.
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Title
Loving Cup
Date
1940 – 1970
Material
metal; wood
Description
International Collegiate skiing trophies. (a) Highest Team Standing, 21.5x49.0 (b) Cross Country 26.0x49.0 (c) Cross Country Team trophy 22.3x22.0 (d) Alpine Combined Trophy 21.5x24.0 (e) Bernard Macfadden Grand Ski Championship trophy with lid, cup 48.5, lid 20.0.
Subject
sports
skiing
International Collegiate Ski Meet
Credit
Gift of Evelyn Crosby, Banff, 1974
Catalogue Number
103.09.1043 a-e
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Date
1948 – 1949
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
103.09.1073
Description
Deep silver cup with rim and two squared handles sits on a turned brown wooden base. Inscribed on face "Won by 1948 Gordon Morrison, on back, Edward Christianson.
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Title
Loving Cup
Date
1948 – 1949
Material
metal; wood
Dimensions
48.8 x 27.0 cm
Description
Deep silver cup with rim and two squared handles sits on a turned brown wooden base. Inscribed on face "Won by 1948 Gordon Morrison, on back, Edward Christianson.
Subject
sports
skiing
Banff Winter Sports Association
Gordon Morrison
Edward Christianson
Credit
Gift of Gerry Percy, Banff, 1984
Catalogue Number
103.09.1073
Images
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Date
1940
Material
metal; paper
Catalogue Number
103.09.1225 a,b
Description
(a) A dark gold-coloured pin contained in its original paper jeweller’s box (b). The round pin has with an outer rim with lettering and an inner circle which is divided into four segments by a pair of crossed skis and an ice axe with a trailing cord. The top section, clockwise, features the embosse…
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Title
Membership Pin
Date
1940
Material
metal; paper
Dimensions
2.5 x 2.8 cm
Description
(a) A dark gold-coloured pin contained in its original paper jeweller’s box (b). The round pin has with an outer rim with lettering and an inner circle which is divided into four segments by a pair of crossed skis and an ice axe with a trailing cord. The top section, clockwise, features the embossed head of a moose whose horns extend to the rim of the pin face; a maple leaf, a blue and red enamelled Union Jack; and a bear’s head. The outer rim has a dot on the middle bottom followed by: clockwise, “THE SKI CLUB OF THE”, 3 dots between moose’s horns, “CANADIAN ROCKIES”. A scrolled rim extending from the bottom of the circular pin face about one-third of the circumference has these words in Latin: “PER ARDUA AD MONTES”, roughly translated ‘through difficulties to the mountains’. The back of the pin has a pin set soldered on one-third from the top; one horizontal long-hinged pin rivetted at one end and fastened at the other by a swivel-locking safety clasp. (b) A square (3.8x3.8) red paper box filled with cotton batting. The top of the box has, in gold-coloured engraved script, “Cartier Ltd.” and printed underneath “LONDON”.
Subject
sports
skiing
organization
Canadian Rockies Ski Club
Credit
Gift of Peggy Leighton, London, 2007
Catalogue Number
103.09.1225 a,b
Images
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Date
1940 – 1965
Material
hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
105.02.1169 a-b
Description
Pennant (a) is green felt , triangular with 2 small red triangles attached at wide end. Appliqued sign post with signs reading: “LAKE LOUISE”, “CANADIAN ROCKIES”, “ MT. TEMPLE CHALET” “PTARMIGAN VALLEY”, “HALF WAY HUT”, “BAKER LAKE”, “SKOKI LODGE”, in red, yellow and white felt. A small rectangular…
Title
Pennant
Date
1940 – 1965
Material
hair, sheep
Dimensions
19.0 x 63.0 cm
Description
Pennant (a) is green felt , triangular with 2 small red triangles attached at wide end. Appliqued sign post with signs reading: “LAKE LOUISE”, “CANADIAN ROCKIES”, “ MT. TEMPLE CHALET” “PTARMIGAN VALLEY”, “HALF WAY HUT”, “BAKER LAKE”, “SKOKI LODGE”, in red, yellow and white felt. A small rectangular piece of orange felt on bottom of sign post. Green and white paper manufacture’s tag on reverse. Pennant (b) is smaller than pennant (a) measuring, 14.5 cm by 48.0 cm. It is made of gold felt with a stamped on illustration of a pine marten and the words “NUM-TI-JAH LODGE BOW LAKE ALBERTA” in dark brown. Four small felt srtips attached to wide end. Stamp on back reads “LOCALLY MADE AT LAKE LOUISE”
Subject
souvenirs
Num-ti-jah Lodge
Bow Lake
lodges
motels
huts
skiing
Lake Louise
Canadian Rockies
Mt Temple Chalet
Ptarmigan Valley
Half Way Hut
Baker Lake
Skoki Lodge
Credit
Gift of Jim Rouse, Calgary, 2003
Catalogue Number
105.02.1169 a-b
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Prototype Ski Binding

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Date
1948
Material
metal; wood; fibre
Catalogue Number
108.04.1023
Description
Red metal box with contents of ski bindings and parts. Hinged lid has cut-off ski with bindings screwed on to it. Similar ski part loose inside. Many pieces of various parts, chain links, bags of chain samples, coils, etc. Notes attached to many parts, some photographs on notes. Box exterior h…
Title
Prototype Ski Binding
Date
1948
Material
metal; wood; fibre
Description
Red metal box with contents of ski bindings and parts. Hinged lid has cut-off ski with bindings screwed on to it. Similar ski part loose inside. Many pieces of various parts, chain links, bags of chain samples, coils, etc. Notes attached to many parts, some photographs on notes. Box exterior has mail labels affixed.
Subject
sports
skiing
inventions
Vigo Victor Kutschera
Credit
Gift of Harriet Cumberland, 1968
Catalogue Number
108.04.1023
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Date
1942
Material
hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
103.04.1028
Description
Square of fine wool decorated to look like a newspaper - black writing in columns with red headlines and pictures. The title of the paper is “Rocky Male and Female Skier” written in black Old English lettering. The members of a skiing group are mentioned throughout the articles and are listed und…
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Title
Scarf Kerchief
Date
1942
Material
hair, sheep
Description
Square of fine wool decorated to look like a newspaper - black writing in columns with red headlines and pictures. The title of the paper is “Rocky Male and Female Skier” written in black Old English lettering. The members of a skiing group are mentioned throughout the articles and are listed under the headline “Notable Group Go Skiing.”
Subject
sports
skiing
winter
Cliff White
Jim Boyce
Helen Ogilvie
Barbara Parker
Dorothy Phillips
souvenirs
Credit
Gift of Jon Whyte, Banff, 1991
Catalogue Number
103.04.1028
Images
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Date
c. 1948
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
103.03.1101 a,b
Description
Pair of brass ski boot sole & toe protectors made by Tyrol in original packaging.
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Title
Ski Boot Accessory
Date
c. 1948
Material
metal
Description
Pair of brass ski boot sole & toe protectors made by Tyrol in original packaging.
Subject
sports
skiing
Credit
Gift of Lorna Becker, Calgary, 1989
Catalogue Number
103.03.1101 a,b
Images
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Date
prior to 1965
Material
skin; metal; fibre; rubber
Catalogue Number
103.03.1071 a,b
Description
A pair of black ski boots with metal buckles and off-white rubber soles. "Le Trappeur Made in France" and Olympic rings in gold on ankle.
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Title
Ski Boots
Date
prior to 1965
Material
skin; metal; fibre; rubber
Dimensions
20.0 x 32.0 cm
Description
A pair of black ski boots with metal buckles and off-white rubber soles. "Le Trappeur Made in France" and Olympic rings in gold on ankle.
Subject
sports
winter
skiing
Credit
Gift of Anton Krajnc, Banff, 1991
Catalogue Number
103.03.1071 a,b
Images
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Date
1940 – 1950
Material
fibre; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
103.03.1077 a,b
Description
Pair of mid calf canvas gaiters.
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Title
Ski Gaiters
Date
1940 – 1950
Material
fibre; metal; skin
Description
Pair of mid calf canvas gaiters.
Subject
sports
winter
skiing
Credit
Gift of Unknown, 1968
Catalogue Number
103.03.1077 a,b
Images
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Date
1940 – 1965
Material
plastic; fibre; metal
Catalogue Number
103.08.1064
Description
A pair of ski goggles with an elastic headband attached at either side to yellow lenses edged in velvet.
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Title
Ski Goggles
Date
1940 – 1965
Material
plastic; fibre; metal
Description
A pair of ski goggles with an elastic headband attached at either side to yellow lenses edged in velvet.
Subject
sports
skiing
Credit
Gift of Bill Smyth, Banff, 1987
Catalogue Number
103.08.1064
Images
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Date
1945 – 1955
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.05.1165
Description
Grey handmade ski pants with metal zippers in the pockets and fly, and black elastic stirrups at the ankles. The waistband has belt loops. A piece of paper is pinned to the waistband with BARBARA KAPTEYN SKI PANTS - LATE ‘40’S EARLY ‘50’S” written in blue ink.
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Title
Ski Pants
Date
1945 – 1955
Material
fibre
Dimensions
50.5 x 111.2 cm
Description
Grey handmade ski pants with metal zippers in the pockets and fly, and black elastic stirrups at the ankles. The waistband has belt loops. A piece of paper is pinned to the waistband with BARBARA KAPTEYN SKI PANTS - LATE ‘40’S EARLY ‘50’S” written in blue ink.
Subject
households
sports
skiing
crafts
sewing
Ping
Credit
Gift of Barbara Whyte Kapteyn, Calgary, 2002
Catalogue Number
103.05.1165
Images
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Date
1940 – 1955
Material
hair; fibre; metal
Catalogue Number
103.05.0146 a,b
Description
Two pairs of loose fitting, wool serge ski pants with a zippered opening on both sides set into the seams, and a diagonal slash pocket on each side of the front with a buttoned flap closing. Pant legs taper slightly at the ankle where wide elastic straps are attached for under the foot. (a) navy bl…
Title
Ski Pants
Date
1940 – 1955
Material
hair; fibre; metal
Dimensions
39.0 x 107.0 cm
Description
Two pairs of loose fitting, wool serge ski pants with a zippered opening on both sides set into the seams, and a diagonal slash pocket on each side of the front with a buttoned flap closing. Pant legs taper slightly at the ankle where wide elastic straps are attached for under the foot. (a) navy blue, front pleats at waist, fairly wide waistband with belt loops. Entirely lined with blue cotton fabric. Zipper facings button to inside of waistband. Leg bottoms finished with blanket stitch. (b) grey twill, waistband with belt loops at front, and single loop below band in back. Lined at waist with grey hexagonal patterned fabric. 11.0 cm slit at bottom of legs outside. Held together at top of right zipper with two safety pins.
Subject
households
sports
skiing
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0146 a,b
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