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O'Hara : stories of a beloved landscape and the people who have shaped it

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19820
Medium
Library - Periodical
Published Date
May 2019
Author
Ward, Meghan J.
Publisher
Crowfoot Media
Call Number
P
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Author
Ward, Meghan J.
Publisher
Crowfoot Media
Published Date
May 2019
Physical Description
p.66-75
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Lake O'Hara
Lake O'Hara Bungalow Camp
Lake O'Hara Lodge
Lake O'Hara region
Lake O'Hara Trails Club
Alpine Club of Canada
History
Elizabeth Parker Hut
Abbot Pass Hut
Hiking
Conservation
Abstract
Pertains to the Lake O'Hara area including the history of its "discovery", creation of trail systems, Alpine Club of Canada activities, lodges, huts and access parameters. Includes many images from the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies Archives & Library.
Notes
In Canadian Rockies Annual, vol.04, May 2019
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
URL Notes
Website for Crowfoot Media - publishers of Canadian Rockies Annual
Websites
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Evening, Lake O'Hara

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifactjkr.02.02
Artist
Richard Jack (1866 – 1952, Canadian)
Date
1931
Medium
oil on canvas
Catalogue Number
JkR.02.02
Description
In the foreground on the right side of the painting there are four green trees and a shore made out of mostly rocks. To the left and along the bottom edge a lake of bluegreen water sits in front of a brown mountain range. The mountains have snow on parts of the peaks and the sky is blue with white …
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Artist
Richard Jack (1866 – 1952, Canadian)
Title
Evening, Lake O'Hara
Date
1931
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
69.9 x 90.0 cm
Description
In the foreground on the right side of the painting there are four green trees and a shore made out of mostly rocks. To the left and along the bottom edge a lake of bluegreen water sits in front of a brown mountain range. The mountains have snow on parts of the peaks and the sky is blue with white clouds.
Subject
landscape
Canadian Rockies
lake
Lake O'Hara
Credit
Gift of Donald Grace, Saanichton, 1996
Catalogue Number
JkR.02.02
Notes
Artistry Revealed: Peter Whyte, Catharine Robb Whyte and Their Contemporaries; June 17, 2018 to October 21, 2018
Images
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