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Bow Valley Minor Hockey

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Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 32 photographs pertaining to Bow Valley Minor Hockey League teams from Banff and Canmore, and the Montreal Canadiens NHL team. Includes photographs of minor hockey league members receiving awards, team/group photos with players and coaches, a signed photograph of Jean Beliveau from…
Date Range
1946 - 1947
[ca. 1950]
1957 - 1958
[ca. 1960 - ca. 1970]
1966 - 1967
Reference Code
V324 / IV / C / PA - 97 to 126
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M74 / V324
Series
V324 / IV : Family, friends and community records
Sous-Fonds
V324
Sub-Series
V324 / IV / C : 1946 - 1970
Accession Number
2016.8581
Reference Code
V324 / IV / C / PA - 97 to 126
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Some photographs produced by Duke Photo
Date Range
1946 - 1947
[ca. 1950]
1957 - 1958
[ca. 1960 - ca. 1970]
1966 - 1967
Physical Description
32 photographs : b&w and col. prints ; 22 x 25.5 cm or smaller
History / Biographical
Jean Beliveau (1931 - 2014) was born in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, later moving to Victoriaville where he first began to play hockey. Beliveau joined the Quebec Citadelles team and later the Quebec Aces before joining the NHL as a member of the Montreal Canadiens in 1953. Beliveau married his lifelong partner, Elise Couture, the same year (1953) and the two had a daughter together, Helene Beliveau. Jean Beliveau had an 18-year career as a player for the Montreal Canadians before retiring as a player and becoming an executive in 1971. During his career, Beliveau played 1,225 games, scoring 507 goals and 712 assists and was voted as the Montreal Canadian's Most Valuable Player twice. Beliveau's team won the Stanley Cup playoffs 10 times during his playing career. Beliveau was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1972. Beliveau worked as Senior Vice-President of Corporate Affairs for the Montreal Canadiens until 1993. I 1994, he was offered the position of Governor General of Canada, but turned down the position due to family commitments. In 1998, Beliveau received the title of Companion of the Order of Canada.
Scope & Content
File consists of 32 photographs pertaining to Bow Valley Minor Hockey League teams from Banff and Canmore, and the Montreal Canadiens NHL team. Includes photographs of minor hockey league members receiving awards, team/group photos with players and coaches, a signed photograph of Jean Beliveau from the Montreal Canadiens hockey team, and photos of a float by the Bow Valley Minor Hockey League [possibly for Banff's Christmas parade].
Notes
File contains some duplicates
Most dates are estimates provided by the Processing Archivist
Name Access
Beliveau, Jean
Bow Valley Minor Hockey League
Gordon, Michael
Sykes, Kelly
MacAulay, Jodi
Levstick, Frank
Craig, Bob
Hofman, Brent
Lyster, Rick
Calvert, Justin
Hellmuth, Ralph
Dyrgas, Frank
Subject Access
Sports
Winter sports
Hockey
Awards
Parade
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Canmore
Quebec
Montreal
Access Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Language
English
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Biographical Source Notes
https://www.nhl.com/player/jean-beliveau-8445408 https://www.hhof.com/LegendsOfHockey/jsp/LegendsMember.jsp?mem=p197201&type=Player&page=bio&list=
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
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