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Date
1962 – 1976
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
103.09.0120
Description
A small, gold coloured pin in shape of abominable snowman standing on skis with toque on head. Hairy features worked in slightly raised outline drawing. Small safety pin clasp vertically on back.
  1 image  
Title
Athletic Pin
Date
1962 – 1976
Material
metal
Dimensions
2.1 x 0.8 x 1.8 cm
Description
A small, gold coloured pin in shape of abominable snowman standing on skis with toque on head. Hairy features worked in slightly raised outline drawing. Small safety pin clasp vertically on back.
Subject
sports
winter
skiing
Sunshine Ski School
Jerry Johnson
Betty Buchan
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.09.0120
Images
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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
[An unidentified man playing golf in front of a crowd.]
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 19
Description Level
6 / Item
GMD
Photograph
  1 image  
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
Norman Luxton
Sub-Series
I.E.4. Collected Material: Photographs
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 19
GMD
Photograph
Physical Description
1 photograph : print
Scope & Content
[An unidentified man playing golf in front of a crowd.]
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Creator
[Images attributed to Norman Luxton]
Images
thumbnail
Less detail
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
[Four unidentified men with golf clubs.]
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 20
Description Level
6 / Item
GMD
Photograph
  1 image  
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
Norman Luxton
Sub-Series
I.E.4. Collected Material: Photographs
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 20
GMD
Photograph
Physical Description
1 photograph : print
Scope & Content
[Four unidentified men with golf clubs.]
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Creator
[Images attributed to Norman Luxton]
Images
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Degrees and Certificates

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Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One of two files pertaining to Degrees and Certificates.
Date Range
December 22, 2003-June 11, 2004
Reference Code
M224 / 20
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877
Reference Code
M224 / 20
Date Range
December 22, 2003-June 11, 2004
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One of two files pertaining to Degrees and Certificates.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
File includes: Files pertaining to Honorary Doctorate Degree from University College of the Cariboo (UCC) 2004 Invitation June 11, 2004 1pm Envelope from the Office of the President 2 Invitations for the Convocation Awards Dinner 2 Programs for the Convocation Awards Dinner 3 News Releases March 23, 2004 UCC Convocation 2004 Congratulations Newsletter. Honourary Doctorate Recipients: “Renowned mountain guide attains UCC’s highest honour.” June 11, 2004. Letter of offer December 22, 2003 Two programs for Convocation 2004 Congratulations from Betty Hinton MP June 11, 2004
Processing Status
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Degrees and Certificates

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Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One of two files pertaining to Degrees and Certificates.
Date Range
August 28, 1958-June 11, 2004
Reference Code
M224 / 21
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877
Reference Code
M224 / 21
Date Range
August 28, 1958-June 11, 2004
Physical Description
1.75 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One of two files pertaining to Degrees and Certificates.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
File includes: Honorary Doctorate Degree from University College of the Cariboo (UCC) 2004 Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration SCMP Smaller Company Management Program January 19, 1979 program Certificate for the Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration SCMP Program January 19, 1979. Voting Class “A” shares Certificate in Company of Canadian Mountain Guides LTD. Dated November 1, 1992. Photocopy of Certificate of Canadian Citizenship for Johann Wolfgang Gmoser. Photocopy of Description presumably for the Certificate of Canadian Citizenship. Aug 28, 1958. Documentation regarding a not awarded but considered Honorary Degree from the University of Calgary Yellow carbon to Bill in thanks for the consideration. August 25, 1975. Photocopy of letter from R. S. Kenny to Peter Price regarding the failed application. July 7, 1975. Documentation of Honorary Degree Nomination December 27, 1974. With biographical information, and a statement from Peter Price recommending him, supporting statements from Dr. J. W. Costerton, and Dr. S. Rowlands.
Processing Status
Processed
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Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One of three files pertaining to Medals and Awards.
Date Range
July 6, 1955-October 27, 2006
Reference Code
M224 / 22
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877, 8111
Reference Code
M224 / 22
Date Range
July 6, 1955-October 27, 2006
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One of three files pertaining to Medals and Awards.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
File includes: Alberta Centennial Medal contained in folder September, October 2005, with general information, congratulations from Janis Tarchuk Canadian Travel Press Lifetime Achievement Award Congratulations on nomination to Canadian Travel Press Lifetime Achievement Award letter dated May 10, 2006. Letter to Margaret Gmoser dated October 27, 2006 regarding Canadian Tourism Hall of Fame Globe and Mail newspaper page regarding TIAC awards given in Jasper Information package on the Canadian Travel Press Lifetime Achievement Award Speaking notes for Wayne St. John at the October 23, 2006 presentation in Jasper Canadian Travel Press Lifetime Achievement Award Letter from Wendell Benedetti regarding accepting the North American Snowsports Journalists Association’s Lifetime Achievement award and delayed return of award- letter dated May 25, 2000. List of “Hans Gmoser Awards” 1955-2006. Letter from Chris Edgell Chairman of the Canadian Ski Museum stating that Gmoser was inducted into the Honour Roll of Canadian Skiing. Nov. 1989. Handwritten letter from the Varsity Outdoor Club at the University of British Columbia inviting into the organization from the 1954-55 term, July 6, 1955. Notecard with “Welcome to the Varsity Outdoor Club, Hans” with the VOC emblem. Letter from North American Ski Journalists Association in regards to the Lifetime Achievement Award and an invitation to the April 7-11, 1999 banquet. May 18, 1998. Golden Jubilee Medal 2002 U.S. National Ski Hall of Fame & Museum, Inc. Letter requesting pictures for a video presentation and a introductory presenter, July 19, 2002. Congratulations letter informing of election to U.S. National Ski Hall of Fame & Museum, Inc.and date Sept 27, 28, 2002 in Ishpeming, Michigan. Dated July 10, 2002. Invitation to the 30th Annual Induction Weekend of U.S. National Ski Hall of Fame & Museum, Inc. including a tentative schedule of events, travel, accommodations. Following documents related to Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Osterreich (Gold Merit Badge of the Republic of Austria): Letter from Franz Hiesl for in German Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Osterreich. Sept 16, 2002. Letter from Dr. Peter Schlogl in German regarding the Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Osterreich. Sept 30, 2002. Letter from Dr. Christoph Leitl in German regarding the Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Osterreich. Sept 2001. Letter from Dr. Josef Puhringer in German regarding the Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Osterreich, October 21, 2001. Letter of congratulations from Mag. Gunter Steinkellner for the Golden Ehrenzeichen. Sept 24, 2002. Letter of congratulations from Dr. Hans Achatz. October 2, 2002. Letter of congratulations from Angela Orthner. Sept 17, 2002. Letter of congratulations from Josef Fill in German regarding entrance to a society or group. October 21, 2002. Letter from Dr. Ernst Strasser to Wendelin Ettmayer the Austrian Ambassador in German regarding Hans Gmoser. Dec 19, 2001. Letter to Austrian provincial government in German regarding enclosing a list of documentation. July 19, 2001. Letter from Wendelin Ettmayer in German regarding enclosing documents for the government recommendation. Letter handwritten in pencil in German. 1.7.01 Photocopied letter in German from Austrian-Canadian Society declaring that Gmoser was involved financially and practically in the club and recommends him. June 29, 2001. Letter in German from Josef Fill requesting documents. May 29, 2001. Letter from Gmoser requesting Frank Meixner President of the Austrian-Canadian Society write a letter explaining his involvement with the society that would support his application. June 28, 2001. Letter from Wendelin Ettmayerin receipt of documents. June 11, 2001. Letter to Austrian government with biographical information for his application. April 25, 2001. Folder with Congratulations letter from Dr. Benita Ferrero-Waldner and Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Osterreich award Founder’s Award BCHSSOA Pin
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One of three files pertaining to Medals and Awards.
Date Range
1983-1999
Reference Code
M224 / 23
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877
Reference Code
M224 / 23
Date Range
1983-1999
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One of three files pertaining to Medals and Awards.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
File regarding Governor General of Canada Award Envelope from the Chancellery of Canadian Orders Investiture of the Order of Canada April 29, 1987 (x2) Recipients of the Order of Canada December 1990 Photograph redirect V68 Revised November 1983 Order of Canada information booklet Request for letters of nomination July and August of 1999 within folder April 14, 1986 Photocopy of recommendation letter for Hans Gmoser within folder Three Nomination Forms Two “You Were Asking About Canadian Honours and Awards” brochures
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One of three files pertaining to Medals and Awards; specifically the Order of Canada.
Date Range
November 25, 1986-August 2002
Reference Code
M224 / 24
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877
Reference Code
M224 / 24
Date Range
November 25, 1986-August 2002
Physical Description
3.5 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One of three files pertaining to Medals and Awards; specifically the Order of Canada.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Access Restrictions
Restriction under review.
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
File regards Order of Canada- appointed December 29, 1986 Nov 26, 1997 Recipient Profiles. Within Order of Canada folder. Confidential January 11, 1999 letter regarding Oswald Treutler. Within Order of Canada folder. RESTRICTION UNDER REVIEW Letter requesting overview of appointments and recommendations. Within Order of Canada folder. Oct 22, 1997 speech by Romeo LeBlanc. Within Order of Canada folder. Nov 26, 1997 Recipient Profiles. Within Order of Canada folder. Three Order of Canada brochures. Within Order of Canada folder. Letter from Barbara Uteck August, 2002. Within Order of Canada folder. “List of Companions, Officers and Members” October 1997. Within Order of Canada folder. Influence Magazine: For Canadian Men of Ideas, Style and Action 50 Men of Influence Dec 86-Jan 87. Article on Hans Gmoser on page 20, with biography, listings of favorite sport, book, music and movies. 2 copies of article from the front page of The Craig and Canyon “Gmoser Member of Order,” with biographical information, photograph and quote: “At first I thought someone had made a mistake but I am pleased and I am looking forward to attending the presentation ceremony.” Eight-Seventh Year, No. 4 Jan 28, 1987. Ticket stub with row d seat number. Note on card from Rideau Hall requesting no photographs. Information card regarding location of Holiday Inn. Letter from Chief of Ceremonial Functions enclosing a cheque, information and a presentation card. April 13, 1987. “Investiture of the Order of Canada Government House Wednesday, April 29th, 1987, Aide-Memoire for Recipients.” Letter of congratulations from the Chancellor of the Order of Canada. Sept 25, 1988. Letter addressed to “Member” from Leopold H. Amyot Secretary General of the Order of Canada and Herald Chancellor enclosing an updated list of the recipients, introductions of new staff members, and new rules for nomination. Oct 11, 1988. Order of Canada 25th Anniversary Suggestions Received- list in English and French. “Her Excellency the Right Honourable Jeanne Sauve Governor General of Canada Address on the Occasion of the Order of Canada Investiture. Ottawa May 6, 1988. Christmas Card from The Hnatyshyn family, Rideau Hall. List of “Membership of the Order of Canada August 1992.” Letter from I. Sharp regarding Gmoser’s letter of thanks for the nomination. March 31, 1987. Handwritten letter of congratulations Jan 29, 1987. Letter of congratulations from the Leader of the Opposition, signature illegible. March 6, 1987. Letter invitation to the Investiture on April 29, 1987. Jan 29, 1978. Letter of congratulations and attached business card from James Stokes-Rees. Feb 20, 1987. Letter of congratulations from R. Jamie Anderson. Jan 21, 1097 [sic]. Letter of congratulations from J. Johnston (?). Feb 3, 1987. Letter of congratulations from E. M. Mills. Feb 18. 1987. Letter of congratulations from Gregory C. Collver. Feb 4, 1987. Letter of congratulations from Ray Goulet. Feb 14, 1987. With photocopied article from (presumably) the Craig and Canyon. Handwritten note of congratulations from Lloyd. Jan 17. Congratulations card from Mullien (?). Congratulations card form Terry and Joe Ruckenthalu. Jan 27, 1987. Congratulations card from Jeannette and John Manry (?) Jan 26, 1987. Handwritten letter of congratulations from Eddie from Head Hunter Films. Jan 29, 1987. Letter from the Director of the Chancellery of Canadian Orders and Decorations enclosing two order pins. Received Jan 26, 1987. Letter of congratulations from Lionel H. Schipper. Jan 23, 1987. Photocopy of article “Sauve honors Lougheed” mentioning Gmoser in the final line. N.D. Letter from the Chancellery of Canadian Orders and Decorations regarding his appointment and the dates at which they would be made public. Jan 7, 1987. Photocopy of letter of thanks to the Chancellery of Canadian Orders and Decorations and enclosing a biographical sketch and a photograph. Dec 1, 1986. Letter regarding Honours in Confidence from the Chancellery of Canadian Orders and Decorations informing of the recommendation. Nov 25, 1986. Biographical Sketch of Hans Gmoser Dec 1, 1986. Congratulations card from Evelyn. Three pages from Rideau Hall regarding photograph reprint orders. Small card in French and English: “With Best Wishes from the Governor General and the Honourable Maurice Sauve.” Letter from the Secretary General of the Order of Canada regarding 25th anniversary special activities suggestions. May 7, 1987. “Her Excellency the Right Honourable Jeanne Sauve, P.C., C.C., C.M.M. Governor General of Canada Address at the Order of Canada Awards Ceremony Ottawa, Wednesday April 29, 1987. Letter of congratulations and envelope from Marty Alford (?). April 2, 1987. Card signed by all members of the CMH Office, who found out about his appointment from the radio. Letter of congratulations from Keir. Jan 20, 1987. Letter of congratulations from John H. Dixon. Jan 21, 1987. Letter of congratulations from M. C. May Account Manager, the Royal Bank. Poster with taped newspaper article “Lougheed, Desmarais among 74 on Order of Canada List” from the Globe and Mail Jan 17, 1987. “The Bugaboo Lodge Staff and Guests Congratulate ‘Sir’ Hans Gmoser.”
Processing Status
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Events and Invitations

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Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One file pertaining to Events and Invitations
Date Range
March 1984-April 5, 2006
Reference Code
M224 / 25
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877, 8111
Reference Code
M224 / 25
Date Range
March 1984-April 5, 2006
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One file pertaining to Events and Invitations
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
State Dinner March 1984- from envelope marked “Dinner- Rideau Hall and Juan Carlos” Address by the King in French and two copies in English at the State Dinner Program with menu and entertainment in French and English at the State Dinner 2 Seating charts from the State Dinner Program with menu and entertainment in French and English from the State Dinner Invitation to State Dinner Card addressed to “Mrs. Gmoser” from the State Dinner Newspaper clip “Spain’s Carlos is splendid” by Charles Lynch regarding the State Dinner Two Invitations from “The Honourable Michael Wilson Ambassador of Canada to the United States of America and Murray Smith Minister Counsellor (Alberta)” to celebrate Hans Gmoser at the Canadian Embassy in Washington on April 5, 2006. One with water damage. Program for the 1996 Mountain Guides’ Ball (one of three masters of ceremonies) Yellow pamphlet for “Come Alive in ‘65” 10th Annual Pacific Northwest Conference of Dentistry of Children. Gmoser Luncheon Speaker on the Wednesday at 12 pm. Two The Alpine Club of Canada Vancouver Section 64th Anniversary Dinner Guest Speaker Gmoser on “National Parks Policy in Canada,” blue card with illustration on front. International Snow Science Workshop October 4-8, 1992 pamphlet. Papers regarding the postponed Montagna Avvfntura 2000 trip to Florence Letter to postpone the trip. 14/10/93 Letter to Montagna Avventure regarding Beautiful Travel plans Flight arrangements Acceptance of invitation, and agreement to participate in a round table discussion and give a short talk. Aug 17, 1993. Letter from Miri Ercolani, Montagna Avventura 2000 regarding content of Conference Confirmation of flight information from Miri Ercolani Letter to Miri Ercolani arranging airfare, attaching a biographical sketch and an abstract for the Round Table Discussion. Aug 17, 1993.
Processing Status
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Memberships and Work Qualifications

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions23018
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Scope & Content
One of two files pertaining to Memberships and Work Qualifications.
Date Range
1977-78-2005
Reference Code
M224 / 26
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Hans Gmoser fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
IV.C. Textual records
Accession Number
7877
Reference Code
M224 / 26
Date Range
1977-78-2005
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
One of two files pertaining to Memberships and Work Qualifications.
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Family and personal life
Sports and Recreation
Title Source
Supplied title.
Content Details
2 IVBV Mountain Guide Stickers and one patch UIAA Alpine Club of Canada membership card International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations Licence No 0041 2005 Mountain Guide Parks Canada Pin 1977-78 Bugaboo Guru pin Small white and red Everest Light pin
Processing Status
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