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Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; fibre; paper; skin
Catalogue Number
103.08.1157
Description
One brown, wood panel suitcase fastened with a metal lock snap latch. Identification tag from “Central Canadian Greyhound Lines, Ltd. and Trans-continental Coach Lined, Ltd.” front of the tag “Passenger Baggage Identification Tag Destination” stamped “Banff” hand written “Brewster” attached by fibr…
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Title
Suitcase
Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; fibre; paper; skin
Dimensions
21.0 x 74.5 x 43.4 cm
Description
One brown, wood panel suitcase fastened with a metal lock snap latch. Identification tag from “Central Canadian Greyhound Lines, Ltd. and Trans-continental Coach Lined, Ltd.” front of the tag “Passenger Baggage Identification Tag Destination” stamped “Banff” hand written “Brewster” attached by fibre string to leather handle. No key, does not open and looks to be screwed shut on top right corner
Subject
suitcase
Brewster
destination
Banff
Credit
Gift of Kathy Drury, Banff, 2016
Catalogue Number
103.08.1157
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; fibre; paper; skin
Catalogue Number
103.08.1158
Description
One painted black canvas on wood suitcase with two metal fasteners and one handle. No keys, does not open.
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Title
Suitcase
Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; fibre; paper; skin
Dimensions
21.0 x 63.4 x 39.2 cm
Description
One painted black canvas on wood suitcase with two metal fasteners and one handle. No keys, does not open.
Subject
suitcase
Credit
Gift of Kathy Drury, Banff, 2016
Catalogue Number
103.08.1158
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Date
1960
Material
bone; wood; fibre
Catalogue Number
112.01.1020
Description
Pinniped bone in wooden box with green felt mat. Bronze plaque on bone “Banff Kin 1960 “You only get out what you put in” J.R.
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Title
Penniped Bone
Date
1960
Material
bone; wood; fibre
Dimensions
8.2 x 18.5 x 61.8 cm
Description
Pinniped bone in wooden box with green felt mat. Bronze plaque on bone “Banff Kin 1960 “You only get out what you put in” J.R.
Subject
Kinsmen
pinniped
seal
walrus
bone
baculum
Credit
Gift of Mike Roberge, 2017
Catalogue Number
112.01.1020
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Commemorative Envelope

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact105.02.1193
Date
2011
Material
paper; metal; wood; glass
Catalogue Number
105.02.1193
Description
pink sunset, yellow canoe, tent and two people on envelope with postage stamp centered in ornate gold frame with blue, green and yellow “100” beaver pin beneath envelope. ink stamped with black moose “DAY OF ISSUE BANFF AB 2011.05.19”
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Title
Commemorative Envelope
Date
2011
Material
paper; metal; wood; glass
Dimensions
24.13 x 30.48 cm
Description
pink sunset, yellow canoe, tent and two people on envelope with postage stamp centered in ornate gold frame with blue, green and yellow “100” beaver pin beneath envelope. ink stamped with black moose “DAY OF ISSUE BANFF AB 2011.05.19”
Subject
Canada Post
Centennial
Parks Canada
Day of Issue
Tim Nokes
commemorative
Credit
Gift of Grit McCreath, Canmore, 2017
Catalogue Number
105.02.1193
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Date
1955
Material
metal; plastic
Catalogue Number
103.09.1279
Description
Gold engraved inscription: “Banff Winter Carnival Tobogganing 1955”; Plastic black base with silver cup and decorative handles. Silver is secured to base buy a nut and bold through the bottom. Base is hollow and bolt is visible.
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Title
Loving Cup
Date
1955
Material
metal; plastic
Dimensions
14.5 x 9 cm
Description
Gold engraved inscription: “Banff Winter Carnival Tobogganing 1955”; Plastic black base with silver cup and decorative handles. Silver is secured to base buy a nut and bold through the bottom. Base is hollow and bolt is visible.
Subject
carnival
banff
winter
Harold Whyte
tobogganing;
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2017
Catalogue Number
103.09.1279
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Date
n.d.
Material
firbe;
Catalogue Number
103.09.1280
Description
Yellow felt for the base, Yellow out lining black letter “A”
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Title
Athletic Patch
Date
n.d.
Material
firbe;
Dimensions
13.5 x 12 cm
Description
Yellow felt for the base, Yellow out lining black letter “A”
Subject
sports
letter A
Harold Whyte
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2017
Catalogue Number
103.09.1280
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Commemorative T-Shirt

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact103.05.1205
Date
1991
Material
fibre; 100% cotton
Catalogue Number
103.05.1205
Description
Red L/G t-shirt, “Made in Canada”“Tuesday Hikers; 1971-1991” under a mountain logo with a cartoon sun smiling above a bold “TH”. Logo is printed in White slightly above center of the shirt.
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Title
Commemorative T-Shirt
Date
1991
Material
fibre; 100% cotton
Dimensions
81 x 77 cm
Description
Red L/G t-shirt, “Made in Canada”“Tuesday Hikers; 1971-1991” under a mountain logo with a cartoon sun smiling above a bold “TH”. Logo is printed in White slightly above center of the shirt.
Credit
Gift of Margaret Oliver, Calgary, 2017
Catalogue Number
103.05.1205
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Date
1971 – 2016
Material
wood; metal; plastic; fibre; tape
Catalogue Number
109.02.1050
Description
A single ski pole, wood, with black, red and blue tape up the pole. black handle with string holding a paper label (covered with plastic) “The Tuesday Hikers Old Ski Pole Award for the Biggest Laugh of the Ski season (1979-1994) and after that for “something memorable”inscription is bordered in red…
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Title
Award Pole
Date
1971 – 2016
Material
wood; metal; plastic; fibre; tape
Dimensions
144 x 6 cm
Description
A single ski pole, wood, with black, red and blue tape up the pole. black handle with string holding a paper label (covered with plastic) “The Tuesday Hikers Old Ski Pole Award for the Biggest Laugh of the Ski season (1979-1994) and after that for “something memorable”inscription is bordered in red. each red tape has a name written on it and a associated year. Blue tape has “No award given” and the black tape circles up the pole underneath. Names:Grace McCruden 1979, Grace McGredor 1980, Hattie Boothman 1981 , Jean Gaucher 1982, Anne Aitken 1983, Meta Mano 1984, - 1985, - 1986, Edith Zwirner 1987, Grace McCruden 1988, Vreni Gretener 1989, Peg Mills 1990 , Em Gregg 1991, - 1992, Gwlad Orr 1993, Grace McCruden 1994, - 1995, Danuta Zandechi 1996, Helen Travares 1997, Jean Gaucher 1998, - 1999, - 2000, - 2001, Marion Wolff 2002, Helen Travares 2003, - 2004, - 2005 , Hattie Boothman 2006, - 2007 , Anne Aitken 2009
Credit
Gift of Margaret Oliver, Calgary, 2017
Catalogue Number
109.02.1050
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Commemorative Tapestry

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact109.02.1051
Date
2011
Material
fibre;
Catalogue Number
109.02.1051
Description
Gray woven design: A gray mountain with white peek and yellow sun in the center. Green bold letters at the base read “T””H”. Above the mountain divided by the peek are the numbers “4 0”
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Title
Commemorative Tapestry
Date
2011
Material
fibre;
Dimensions
41 x 41 cm
Description
Gray woven design: A gray mountain with white peek and yellow sun in the center. Green bold letters at the base read “T””H”. Above the mountain divided by the peek are the numbers “4 0”
Credit
Gift of Margaret Oliver, Calgary, 2017
Catalogue Number
109.02.1051
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Commemorative Loving Cup

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact105.02.1194
Date
1920 – 1939
Material
porcelain; gold
Catalogue Number
105.02.1194
Description
Two handled white cup with decal of King George V and Queen Elizabeth, as well as three crowns and four flags. Cup commemorates 1937 coronation. Green stamp on bottom says “RADFORDS CROWN CHINA MADE IN ENGLAND”. Additionally on bottom is “7395” written in gold leaf. Blue, gold and red emblem on bac…
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Title
Commemorative Loving Cup
Date
1920 – 1939
Material
porcelain; gold
Dimensions
8.0 x 12.5 cm
Description
Two handled white cup with decal of King George V and Queen Elizabeth, as well as three crowns and four flags. Cup commemorates 1937 coronation. Green stamp on bottom says “RADFORDS CROWN CHINA MADE IN ENGLAND”. Additionally on bottom is “7395” written in gold leaf. Blue, gold and red emblem on back of mug.
Subject
Morant
King George V and Queen Elizabeth
King George V
Queen Elizabeth
Coronation 1937
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.02.1194
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Date
n.d.
Material
glass; metal; cork
Catalogue Number
103.08.1159 a,b
Description
(a) Clear, oval shaped, glass flask with metal screw on lid and removable (b) metal casing that covers the bottom half of the flask and has the letters “EFG” engraved in large lettering in an abstract font on the front.
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Title
Flask
Date
n.d.
Material
glass; metal; cork
Dimensions
15.3 x 11.4 x 4.3 cm
Description
(a) Clear, oval shaped, glass flask with metal screw on lid and removable (b) metal casing that covers the bottom half of the flask and has the letters “EFG” engraved in large lettering in an abstract font on the front.
Subject
Morant
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
103.08.1159 a,b
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Date
1988 – 1988
Material
plastic; metal
Catalogue Number
108.05.1044
Description
Brown boxcar with two functional sliding doors (one on each side), eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train to other cars. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIONAL C.N. 473966 CAP 120000 LD LMT 124600 LT WT 44400 NEW 2-46” and “CNR SERV…
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Title
Toy Train
Date
1988 – 1988
Material
plastic; metal
Dimensions
5.6 x 17.2 x 3.9 cm
Description
Brown boxcar with two functional sliding doors (one on each side), eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train to other cars. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIONAL C.N. 473966 CAP 120000 LD LMT 124600 LT WT 44400 NEW 2-46” and “CNR SERVES ALL CANADA” surrounded in a green maple leaf.
Subject
C.N.R.
Canadian National Railway
Nicholas Morant
train
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
108.05.1044
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Date
1949
Material
metal; plastic
Catalogue Number
108.05.1045
Description
Orange boxcar with four windows on each side, eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train compartment to other cars. Boxcar has a brown roof with a raised area with two additional windows on each side. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIO…
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Title
Toy Train
Date
1949
Material
metal; plastic
Dimensions
5.7 x 14.6 x 3.3 cm
Description
Orange boxcar with four windows on each side, eight black wheels on the bottom, and small black attachments on each side to connect train compartment to other cars. Boxcar has a brown roof with a raised area with two additional windows on each side. White lettering on the sides says “CANADIAN NATIONAL CN 78213” and “CNR SERVES ALL CANADIANS” inside of a green maple leaf.
Subject
C.N.R.
Nicholas Morant
Canadian National Railway
toy
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
108.05.1045
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Date
1926
Material
brass; metal
Catalogue Number
108.05.1046
Description
Green locomotive with black trucks and silver coloured wheels (two on each side). Small black attachments at the front and back of locomotive to attach it to other cars. Gold bell on top and what looks like some kind of battery on the inside of the car. Two windows and a non-functional door on each…
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Title
Toy Train
Date
1926
Material
brass; metal
Dimensions
5.3 x 12.3 x 3.9 cm
Description
Green locomotive with black trucks and silver coloured wheels (two on each side). Small black attachments at the front and back of locomotive to attach it to other cars. Gold bell on top and what looks like some kind of battery on the inside of the car. Two windows and a non-functional door on each side, plus two windows on rear end. Light and the number “9” engraved on the front side. “Weyerhaeuser” written in white lettering on both sides. “MANTUA” and “3992” engraved on the bottom.
Subject
Weyerhaeuser
train
Nicholas Morant
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
108.05.1046
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Date
1950 – 1960
Material
plastic; metal; fibre
Catalogue Number
105.03.1010
Description
Black headphones with silver metal connectors to attach ear pieces to headband and with an insignia on each ear that looks like a music note and the word “BRUSH” written below it. Black chord extends from headphones into a thick, black headphone jack with a thin, metal connector.
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Title
Headphones
Date
1950 – 1960
Material
plastic; metal; fibre
Dimensions
18.5 x 24.0 x 2.5 cm
Description
Black headphones with silver metal connectors to attach ear pieces to headband and with an insignia on each ear that looks like a music note and the word “BRUSH” written below it. Black chord extends from headphones into a thick, black headphone jack with a thin, metal connector.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
headphones
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.03.1010
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Date
1960 – 1980
Material
plastic; metal; foam
Catalogue Number
105.03.1011
Description
Composed of olive green ear coverings and headband piece connected by metal attachments, and a grey cord that terminates in a black plastic and silver metal headphone jacks with a silver metal plug in. The ear pieces of the headphones are light green and one of them has “SUPEREX EDUCATIONAL PRODUC…
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Title
Headphones
Date
1960 – 1980
Material
plastic; metal; foam
Dimensions
18.0 x 17.5 x 6.3 cm
Description
Composed of olive green ear coverings and headband piece connected by metal attachments, and a grey cord that terminates in a black plastic and silver metal headphone jacks with a silver metal plug in. The ear pieces of the headphones are light green and one of them has “SUPEREX EDUCATIONAL PRODUCTS DIVISION made in Yonkers N.Y.” written on it.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
headphones
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.03.1011
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Date
1938
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
102.04.1089
Description
Homemade looking wooden box with a raised back panel and metal bison with the caption “CANADA’S NATIONAL PARKS 1938” carved into the metal under the bison. Two large, decorative (?) nails on front of box in addition to four smaller and more practical ones. Wooden knobs on bottom of box so that it i…
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Title
Trinket Box
Date
1938
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
20.3 x 19.5 x 16.5 cm
Description
Homemade looking wooden box with a raised back panel and metal bison with the caption “CANADA’S NATIONAL PARKS 1938” carved into the metal under the bison. Two large, decorative (?) nails on front of box in addition to four smaller and more practical ones. Wooden knobs on bottom of box so that it is elevated.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
Banff
Parks Canada
Canada’s National Parks 1938
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
102.04.1089
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Date
1981 – 1981
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1195 a-b
Description
a. A silver plate with “To Nicholas “Nick” Morant from his CPR friends June 1st, 1981” engraved on the front and “14145 ELKINGTON & CO A.T. WILEY COY LIMITED MONTREAL” engraved on the back.b. dark brown rag to clean plate.
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Title
Commemorative Plate
Date
1981 – 1981
Material
metal
Dimensions
2.6 x 26.2 cm
Description
a. A silver plate with “To Nicholas “Nick” Morant from his CPR friends June 1st, 1981” engraved on the front and “14145 ELKINGTON & CO A.T. WILEY COY LIMITED MONTREAL” engraved on the back.b. dark brown rag to clean plate.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
CPR
Canadian Pacific Railway
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.02.1195 a-b
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Date
1956 – 1965
Material
plastic; metal
Catalogue Number
104.41.1208
Description
Red body with a grey front with black lines in a grid pattern. Pattern is interrupted by a planet drawn with red rings around it. “SAVOY MADE IN U.S.A.” is written across the base of the front side of the camera. There is a black strap attached to the right side of the camera. On the top there are …
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Title
Camera
Date
1956 – 1965
Material
plastic; metal
Dimensions
10.4 x 9.7 x 9.4 cm
Description
Red body with a grey front with black lines in a grid pattern. Pattern is interrupted by a planet drawn with red rings around it. “SAVOY MADE IN U.S.A.” is written across the base of the front side of the camera. There is a black strap attached to the right side of the camera. On the top there are two black buttons: one to take a picture with and one to wind the camera with. Metal lever on bottom can be removed to partially remove front of camera.
Subject
camera
Nicholas Morant
Savoy
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1208
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Date
1934 – 1989
Material
cardboard; metal; glass
Catalogue Number
104.41.1209 a-i
Description
a. Rectangular, orange box with the image of a flashbulb, the company’s insignia, and the words “FULL CARTON GUARANTEE TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS”. The insignia and “TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS” is repeated on the long sides (one side in English and the other in French). The shorter sides are black and have the…
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Title
Camera Flashbulbs
Date
1934 – 1989
Material
cardboard; metal; glass
Dimensions
25.2 x 10.8 x 4.0 cm
Description
a. Rectangular, orange box with the image of a flashbulb, the company’s insignia, and the words “FULL CARTON GUARANTEE TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS”. The insignia and “TWELVE #5 FLASHBULBS” is repeated on the long sides (one side in English and the other in French). The shorter sides are black and have the company’s insignia, a #5 and the words “INTERCHANGEABLE WITH PRESS 25 FLASHBULBS” (once in English and once in French). the bottom of the box says “CANADIAN GENERAL ELECTRIC MADE IN CANADA/FABRICATION CANADIENNE” and has a chart of exposure information.b-i. flashbulb with the Canadian General Electric insignia branded in red on the top. Each bulb has a silver metal base and two main silver coiled wires on the inside.
Subject
Nicholas Morant
camera equipment
flashbulbs
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1209 a-i
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