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Part Of
Ray Wardell fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of unpublished report titled "Mount Norquay Memories, 1948- 1956" by Ray Wardell. Report is a chronological history of development at Mount Norquay ski area by George Encil's Banff Chairlift Corporation Ltd. It discusses the Banff Chairlift, rope tows, electrification, passenger an…
Date Range
1993
Reference Code
M252
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Ray Wardell fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 252
Sous-Fonds
M 252
Accession Number
6505
Reference Code
M252
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Date Range
1993
Physical Description
6 cm of textual records (ca.130 p.)
History / Biographical
Ray Wardell, 1922-1994, was an engineer at Banff, Alberta, Canada from 1948 until 1958, and lived at Oakville, Ontario until his death. Wardell worked on early construction at Mount Norquay ski area and rose to the position of Superintendent of Construction and Maintenance for the Banff Chairlift Corporation.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of unpublished report titled "Mount Norquay Memories, 1948- 1956" by Ray Wardell. Report is a chronological history of development at Mount Norquay ski area by George Encil's Banff Chairlift Corporation Ltd. It discusses the Banff Chairlift, rope tows, electrification, passenger and safety services, Upper Terminal Tea Room and improvements to Mount Norquay Lodge. Contents include technical details, construction photographs and articles from trade journals
Name Access
Wardell, Ray
Subject Access
Chairlifts and gondolas
Mount Norquay Ski Area
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
No restrictions on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Wardell, Ray
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Processing Status
Processed
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Reference plan of townsite of Banff

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue23268
Medium
Library - Maps and blueprints (unannotated; published)
Map
Published Date
August 20, 1969
Publisher
Canada Land Survey Records
Call Number
C4-1.12
Publisher
Canada Land Survey Records
Published Date
August 20, 1969
Scale
Scale: 1":300'
Medium
Library - Maps and blueprints (unannotated; published)
Map
Subjects
Banff townsite
Notes
Black and white
2 copies
Accession Number
1115
2917
Call Number
C4-1.12
Collection
Archives Library
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Roger Jowett fonds

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions491
Part Of
Roger Jowett fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of exterior and interior views of Banff Library and Archives (now the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.)
Date Range
1969
Reference Code
V315
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Roger Jowett fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
V 315
Sous-Fonds
V 315
Accession Number
799, 2330
Reference Code
V315
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
1969
Physical Description
16 photographs : prints
History / Biographical
Roger Jowett is an architectural photographer at Willowdale, Ontario.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of exterior and interior views of Banff Library and Archives (now the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.)
Name Access
Jowett, Roger
Subject Access
Arts
Buildings and facilities
Access Restrictions
No restrictions on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Jowett, Roger
Category
Arts
Title Source
Title based on accession records
Processing Status
Processed
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Whistler, Tom McCullough, 1969.

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Part Of
Peter and Catharine Whyte fonds
Scope & Content
Frank Kaquitts? describes illness and subsequent vision. -- Reference copy available. Summary available.
Date Range
1969
Reference Code
S37 / 64
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Peter and Catharine Whyte fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
M36 / V683 / S37
Series
I.D. Peter and Catharine Whyte sound recordings
Sous-Fonds
S37
Reference Code
S37 / 64
Date Range
1969
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Scope & Content
Frank Kaquitts? describes illness and subsequent vision. -- Reference copy available. Summary available.
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Source: Unidentified Indigenous man[Frank Kaquitts?] Date: 1969 Interviewed by: Catharine Whyte Speed: 7 ½ Remarks: Box is labeled “Whistler, 1969, Tom McCullough” but contains an interview with unidentified Indian – possibly Frank Kaquitts? Side A: Unidentified Indigenous man talking to Catharine about being very sick and escaping from the hospital at Morely. Got a ride with Fred Holloway to the Banff Indian Days. Met up with George McLean at the Banff Indian Days. Describes a vision – vision of temptation . . . never sick again – with somebody, not seen but guided by him. No fear. Side B: Continuation of tape – this side should be Side A. Describes working for Calgary Power with George LaBelle and getting very sick and taken to the hospital at Morley. Has a vision while in the hospital – meets Jesus Christ.
Processing Status
Processed
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Mountains of the world : a handbook for climbers and hikers

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue3190
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Bueler, William M
Publisher
Wellington : A. H. and A. W. Reed
Call Number
01 B86
Author
Bueler, William M
Publisher
Wellington : A. H. and A. W. Reed
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
279p, 43 maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Accession Number
866
Call Number
01 B86
Collection
Archives Library
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Robertson, David
Publisher
London : Faber and Faber
Call Number
01.1 M29r
Author
Robertson, David
Publisher
London : Faber and Faber
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
279p. : front., port., plates, maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Everest, Mount
Accession Number
734
Call Number
01.1 M29r
Collection
Archives Library
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A climber's guide to the Coastal Ranges of British Columbia (International Border to Nass River)

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue3326
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Culbert, Dick
Publisher
[Vancouver?] : Alpine Club of Canada
Edition
2nd ed
Call Number
01.4 C61c 1969
Author
Culbert, Dick
Edition
2nd ed
Publisher
[Vancouver?] : Alpine Club of Canada
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
vi, 426p. : ill., maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Guidebooks
Notes
Separate maps in envelopes
Accession Number
4000
Call Number
01.4 C61c 1969
Collection
Archives Library
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The Kandahar story

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue3462
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Lunn, Arnold
Publisher
London : George Allen and Unwin
Call Number
01.5 L97k
Author
Lunn, Arnold
Publisher
London : George Allen and Unwin
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
101p
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Accession Number
888
Call Number
01.5 L97k
Collection
Archives Library
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Ski touring : an introductory guide

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue3483
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Osgood, William E
Publisher
Rutland (VT) : C.E. Tuttle
Call Number
01.5 Os3
Author
Osgood, William E
Responsibility
William E. Osgood and Leslie J. Hurley
illustrated by Grace A. Brigham
Publisher
Rutland (VT) : C.E. Tuttle
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
148p. : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Notes
Bibliography
Accession Number
2000
Call Number
01.5 Os3
Collection
Archives Library
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Exploration - British North America...presented...June 1859

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue3828
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Palliser, John
Publisher
New York : Greenwood
Call Number
02.5 P17 1859 oversize
Author
Palliser, John
Publisher
New York : Greenwood
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
75p. : maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Palliser Expedition
Notes
Originally published 1859 and 1860
Reference copy is a photocopy. Access to original is strictly prohibited
Accession Number
859
1117 (original)
2933
Call Number
02.5 P17 1859 oversize
Collection
Archives Library
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