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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
1940 – 1950
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.09.1277 a-k
Description
11 red, white and blue striped ribbons with the words “Official” (on the red stripe), and “Banff-Jasper Spitfire Fund” (on the white stripe). There is a safety pin attached to one end of the ribbon.
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Title
Fraternal Ribbon
Date
1940 – 1950
Material
fibre
Dimensions
3.5 x 13.0 cm
Description
11 red, white and blue striped ribbons with the words “Official” (on the red stripe), and “Banff-Jasper Spitfire Fund” (on the white stripe). There is a safety pin attached to one end of the ribbon.
Subject
organizations
Banff-Jasper Spitfire Fund
Pearl Moore
Credit
Gift of Unknown, 2016
Catalogue Number
103.09.1277 a-k
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Seasons Greetings Catharine and Peter

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1947
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.719
Description
A rough sketch of the 1947 Christmas card. A figure stands in the opening of the Dutch door while the animals surround the cabin. Written on the top edge “SEASONS GREETINGS,” along the bottom edge “CATHARINE AND PETER,” “Peter Whyte BANFF.” Near the BRC “6 1/2” and close to the TRC “3 1/2,” besides…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Seasons Greetings Catharine and Peter
Date
1947
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
10.0 x 15.9 cm
Description
A rough sketch of the 1947 Christmas card. A figure stands in the opening of the Dutch door while the animals surround the cabin. Written on the top edge “SEASONS GREETINGS,” along the bottom edge “CATHARINE AND PETER,” “Peter Whyte BANFF.” Near the BRC “6 1/2” and close to the TRC “3 1/2,” besides both numbers it appears to say “inches.”verso: landscape with an artist sitting at the top of the hill painting, there is a plane and a mountain in the background. In the BLC there are ink scribbles and “Peter Whyte” as a practice signature and the initials “P.W.”
Subject
painting
person
plane
mountain
easel
cabin
moose
deer, wolf
squirrel
bird
bear
winter
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.719
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Seasons Greetings Catharine and Peter 1947

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1947
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.718
Description
A detailed sketch of the 1947 Christmas card. Animals join Catharine at the Dutch door of her home where she is serving them some food. On the top edge of drawing is reads “SEASONS GREETINGS” and along the bottom of the page “CATHARINE AND PETER” and “Peter Whyte 47 BANFF.” In the BLC “Catharine” i…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Seasons Greetings Catharine and Peter 1947
Date
1947
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
14.0 x 21.3 cm
Description
A detailed sketch of the 1947 Christmas card. Animals join Catharine at the Dutch door of her home where she is serving them some food. On the top edge of drawing is reads “SEASONS GREETINGS” and along the bottom of the page “CATHARINE AND PETER” and “Peter Whyte 47 BANFF.” In the BLC “Catharine” is written.Inside the fold of the paper you can see a simple sketch of the floor plan of their cabin (main level), and inside one room it reads “kitchen.” On the bottom half of the page there is multiple squirrels drawn out. verso: there is a rough sketch of what looks like a landscape, with multiple birds drawn around it.
Subject
Christmas card
cabin
winter
food
moose
deer
bird
squirrel
floor plan
kitchen
wolf
bear
Banff
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.718
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Seasons Grettings Catharine and Peter 1947

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1947
Medium
ink; graphite; watercolour on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.717
Description
Detailed sketch of the 1947 Christmas card. Catharine is in her home serving the animals some kind of food from the Dutch door. On the top section of the drawing it reads “SEASONS GREETINGS” and in the BLC of the sketch “CATHARINE AND PETER.” In the BRC of the sketch you can see the faint signature…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Seasons Grettings Catharine and Peter 1947
Date
1947
Medium
ink; graphite; watercolour on paper
Dimensions
21.6 x 23.3 cm
Description
Detailed sketch of the 1947 Christmas card. Catharine is in her home serving the animals some kind of food from the Dutch door. On the top section of the drawing it reads “SEASONS GREETINGS” and in the BLC of the sketch “CATHARINE AND PETER.” In the BRC of the sketch you can see the faint signature of Peter, and the year writen as “’47.”
Subject
Christmas card
moose
deer
bear
wolf
squirrel
bird
cabin
winter
Dutch door
cooking
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.717
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1948
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.708
Description
Loose sketch of 1948 Christmas card with two larger versions of the moose being practiced. In TR section there are two ink scribbles, while in BLC there is a blue watercolour marks.Verso: loose sketch of a moose head and a jeep, more black ink scribbles, BRC there is a small box, and two practice s…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1948
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
20.8 x 27.7 cm
Description
Loose sketch of 1948 Christmas card with two larger versions of the moose being practiced. In TR section there are two ink scribbles, while in BLC there is a blue watercolour marks.Verso: loose sketch of a moose head and a jeep, more black ink scribbles, BRC there is a small box, and two practice signatures near TRC
Subject
Christmas card
jeep
moose
mountains
people
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.708
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A Merry Christmas to Mother Robb from Peter

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1948
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.707
Description
Sketch of the Whyte’s home during winter with a loosely drawn version of Cascade mountain behind it. Various animals walking up to and from the house. Under BLC of the border it says “A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO MOTHER ROBB FROM PETER”, and in BRC the the suggested dimensions of “6 1/2 x 8”
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
A Merry Christmas to Mother Robb from Peter
Date
1948
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
21.6 x 27.4 cm
Description
Sketch of the Whyte’s home during winter with a loosely drawn version of Cascade mountain behind it. Various animals walking up to and from the house. Under BLC of the border it says “A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO MOTHER ROBB FROM PETER”, and in BRC the the suggested dimensions of “6 1/2 x 8”
Subject
cabin
winter
Christmas card
Cascade mountain
trees
squirrel
birds
deer
moose
bear
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.707
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1947
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.696
Description
Man sitting on mountain ledge painting on a canvas and easel setup, with his skis off to the side. “P.W.” is initialed below the skis
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1947
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
23.0 x 30.5 cm
Description
Man sitting on mountain ledge painting on a canvas and easel setup, with his skis off to the side. “P.W.” is initialed below the skis
Subject
mountains
painting
ski
man
painter
easel
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.696
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1944
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.668
Description
men marching to the right of the page with dog leading the way
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1944
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
24 x 31.5 cm
Description
men marching to the right of the page with dog leading the way
Subject
war
marching
dog
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.668
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1949
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.401
Description
side 1: woodland animals are moving in and out of a houseSEASONS GREETINGS [tlc]CATHARINE AND PETER [blc] [brc] P.W. -49[verso central, cursive] Crag and Canyon
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1949
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
22.8 x 27.8 cm
Description
side 1: woodland animals are moving in and out of a houseSEASONS GREETINGS [tlc]CATHARINE AND PETER [blc] [brc] P.W. -49[verso central, cursive] Crag and Canyon
Subject
woodland animals, Christmas Card
Crag and Canyon
Seasons Greetings
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.401
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1940 – 1945
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.296
Description
Pencil drawing of scene with a bonfire and crowd. Buildings frame left side while a car frames the right edge. A crowd of people surround the central bonfire. On the left, a woman with a baby carriage walks towards the bonfire. There are two Union Jacks near the car and mountains in the background.
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1940 – 1945
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
38.0 x 50.5 cm
Description
Pencil drawing of scene with a bonfire and crowd. Buildings frame left side while a car frames the right edge. A crowd of people surround the central bonfire. On the left, a woman with a baby carriage walks towards the bonfire. There are two Union Jacks near the car and mountains in the background.
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.296
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1940 – 1945
Medium
charcoal on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.295
Description
Charcoal drawing of scene where large crowd gathers in the mountains. There are buildings to the left and right. A bonfire with smoke pluming to the top left corner is located in the centre-right. Union jacks and the hood of a car are to the right of the bonfire. There are many abstract figures in …
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1940 – 1945
Medium
charcoal on paper
Dimensions
41.0 x 51.0 cm
Description
Charcoal drawing of scene where large crowd gathers in the mountains. There are buildings to the left and right. A bonfire with smoke pluming to the top left corner is located in the centre-right. Union jacks and the hood of a car are to the right of the bonfire. There are many abstract figures in foreground
Subject
crowd
mountains
Union Jack
bonfire
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.295
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1940 – 1945
Medium
graphite on bristol board
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.293
Description
Pencil sketch of what appears to be a promotion of the Canadian Highlanders bristol board. Central figure is a man standing with legs in a wide stance with a rifle in right hand, with butt on the ground. Man wears a Scottish-stype cap with pom-pom, a pounch on his chest. There are mountains in the …
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1940 – 1945
Medium
graphite on bristol board
Dimensions
51.0 x 35.5 cm
Description
Pencil sketch of what appears to be a promotion of the Canadian Highlanders bristol board. Central figure is a man standing with legs in a wide stance with a rifle in right hand, with butt on the ground. Man wears a Scottish-stype cap with pom-pom, a pounch on his chest. There are mountains in the background.
Subject
military, Canadian Highlanders
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.293
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Rocky Mountain Sheep

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Artist
Norah Drummond-Davies (1862 – 1949, Canadian)
Date
1949
Medium
print on paper
Catalogue Number
DmN.04.02
Description
A coloured print of two sheep on a rock ledge in the foreground and four in the background (two clear sheep, two muted) on a grassy ledge. Left hand side a canyon, snow-covered mountain beyond and background sheep. Mid-to right the two larger sheep, rocks, tree branch, tree trunk and stunted tree i…
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Artist
Norah Drummond-Davies (1862 – 1949, Canadian)
Title
Rocky Mountain Sheep
Date
1949
Medium
print on paper
Dimensions
13.7 x 35.2 cm
Description
A coloured print of two sheep on a rock ledge in the foreground and four in the background (two clear sheep, two muted) on a grassy ledge. Left hand side a canyon, snow-covered mountain beyond and background sheep. Mid-to right the two larger sheep, rocks, tree branch, tree trunk and stunted tree in the background. Blue and white hazy sky across the top.
Subject
landscape
mountains
Rocky Mountain sheep
Credit
Gift of Helen Shandruk, Banff, 1995
Catalogue Number
DmN.04.02
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Artist
Henry George Glyde (1906 – 1998, Canadian)
Date
1949
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
GyH.03.38
Description
Mountain peaks on left and right top of work. Suggestion of a building or dam dominates the centre of the work. On back: “Ruins at Bankhead, August 1949.”
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Artist
Henry George Glyde (1906 – 1998, Canadian)
Title
Ruins at Bankhead
Date
1949
Medium
graphite on paper
Description
Mountain peaks on left and right top of work. Suggestion of a building or dam dominates the centre of the work. On back: “Ruins at Bankhead, August 1949.”
Subject
landscape
Canadian
mountain
Credit
Gift of Henry George Glyde, Victoria, 1997
Catalogue Number
GyH.03.38
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Date
1942
Material
metal; paint; plastic
Catalogue Number
104.41.1166
Description
A silver-coloured metal tripod with adjustable, telescoping legs that are screwed onto a metal base covered with black plastic; this, in turn, is connected to a flat metal base that has a place to screw the camera on and also a metal arm with a faux tortoise-shell plastic handle. The bottoms of the…
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Title
Camera Tripod
Date
1942
Material
metal; paint; plastic
Dimensions
67.0 x 7.3 cm
Description
A silver-coloured metal tripod with adjustable, telescoping legs that are screwed onto a metal base covered with black plastic; this, in turn, is connected to a flat metal base that has a place to screw the camera on and also a metal arm with a faux tortoise-shell plastic handle. The bottoms of the legs have hard black, plastic tips and the top of the base, which is covered in black hard plastic, has the manufacturer’s name in white script, but is indiscernible.
Subject
hobbies
photography
business
Byron Harmon
Credit
Gift of Lorne James, North Vancouver, 2006
Catalogue Number
104.41.1166
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Date
1943
Material
stone; bone
Catalogue Number
104.05.1010 a,b
Description
Two hand-carved projectile points:(a) a white, black and grey with silver flecks, soapstone projectile point 8.0x2.3cm wide;(b) a white, grey and black bone projectile point made of bone.
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Title
Projectile Point
Date
1943
Material
stone; bone
Description
Two hand-carved projectile points:(a) a white, black and grey with silver flecks, soapstone projectile point 8.0x2.3cm wide;(b) a white, grey and black bone projectile point made of bone.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.05.1010 a,b
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Date
1943
Catalogue Number
104.05.1009
Description
A hand-carved black soapstone arrowhead.
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Title
Arrowhead
Date
1943
Dimensions
2.50 x 4.70 cm
Description
A hand-carved black soapstone arrowhead.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.05.1009
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Untitled [Print Collection]

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Artist
André Charles Biéler (1896 – 1989, Canadian)
Date
1942 – 1961
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
BiA.04.05
Description
BiA.04.01 - BiA.04.02 - BiA.04.03 - BiA.04.04 - BiA.04.05 initially catalogued as a print collection. Distributed to individual records by Jim 2011-11-17Were Xmas cards sent by Ruth Bartlett, to the Whytes, and not from the artist Blackstone.BiA.04.05 (Bois de Chauffage), screenprint,1964, signed b…
Artist
André Charles Biéler (1896 – 1989, Canadian)
Title
Untitled [Print Collection]
Date
1942 – 1961
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
9.0 x 9.0 cm
Description
BiA.04.01 - BiA.04.02 - BiA.04.03 - BiA.04.04 - BiA.04.05 initially catalogued as a print collection. Distributed to individual records by Jim 2011-11-17Were Xmas cards sent by Ruth Bartlett, to the Whytes, and not from the artist Blackstone.BiA.04.05 (Bois de Chauffage), screenprint,1964, signed brc
Subject
Christmas
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
BiA.04.05
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Untitled [Print Collection]

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Artist
André Charles Biéler (1896 – 1989, Canadian)
Date
1942 – 1961
Medium
ink on paper
Catalogue Number
BiA.04.03
Description
BiA.04.01 - BiA.04.02 - BiA.04.03 - BiA.04.04 - BiA.04.05 initially catalogued as a print collection. Distributed to individual records by Jim 2011-11-17Were Xmas cards sent by Ruth Bartlett, to the Whytes, and not from the artist Blackstone.BiA.04.03 (Madonna and Child), lino cut, 1954, init. brc
Artist
André Charles Biéler (1896 – 1989, Canadian)
Title
Untitled [Print Collection]
Date
1942 – 1961
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
9.0 x 9.0 cm
Description
BiA.04.01 - BiA.04.02 - BiA.04.03 - BiA.04.04 - BiA.04.05 initially catalogued as a print collection. Distributed to individual records by Jim 2011-11-17Were Xmas cards sent by Ruth Bartlett, to the Whytes, and not from the artist Blackstone.BiA.04.03 (Madonna and Child), lino cut, 1954, init. brc
Subject
Christmas
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
BiA.04.03
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