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Letter and Cyanotype Photograph

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Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 Valentine poem/letter dated Feb. 14 in small torn envelope embossed EJW on back 1 small ripped envelope stamped Paid addressed to Mip Sophia Perkins Meadville 1 cyanotype photograph on paper of 10 seated children and one adult in small torn envelope addressed to Miss. Sophia Perk…
Date Range
1822
Reference Code
M8 / 2014.8290
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M8
V8
S8
Series
M8 / 2014.8290
Sous-Fonds
M8
Accession Number
2014.8290
Reference Code
M8 / 2014.8290
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Date Range
1822
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w cyanotype ; 6 x 8 cm ; .25 cm textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 Valentine poem/letter dated Feb. 14 in small torn envelope embossed EJW on back 1 small ripped envelope stamped Paid addressed to Mip Sophia Perkins Meadville 1 cyanotype photograph on paper of 10 seated children and one adult in small torn envelope addressed to Miss. Sophia Perkins Woodcock Crawford Co Pa 1 letter dated August 11th, 1822 addressed to Aunt Lucretia
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff National Park
Language
English
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Tonge Marriage License

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Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of a copy of the marriage certificate of Peter Tonge and Alice Perry, dated in Banff, Northwest Territories, January 29, 1888 by
Date Range
1888
Reference Code
M8 / accn. 7941 / 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual, private record
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M8 / V8 / S8
Sous-Fonds
M8
Accession Number
7941
Reference Code
M8 / accn. 7941 / 1
GMD
Textual, private record
Date Range
1888
Physical Description
Photograph: 1 print, b&w
History / Biographical
Peter Tonge was a foreman and was brought over from England to work on the construction of the Banff Springs Hotel. Peter Tonge brought Alice Perry over from England and they married in Banff, January 29, 1888. Shortly after they moved to Port Arthur, Ontario where they both died in 1929.
Scope & Content
File consists of a copy of the marriage certificate of Peter Tonge and Alice Perry, dated in Banff, Northwest Territories, January 29, 1888 by
Notes
Document is a digital print produced from a scan of the original document as a loan for copy.
Subject Access
Marriage
Banff
Language
English
Title Source
Title provided by the Archival Assistant
Processing Status
Processed
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B.W Kilburn Stereocards

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Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 photographs, b&w, mounted. File pertains to stereographic photographs of Banff. Subjects include the Bow River and the Bow Valley.
Date Range
1894
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 2014.8261 / PA - 1 to 2
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Accession Number
2014.8261
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 2014.8261 / PA - 1 to 2
Date Range
1894
Physical Description
2 photographs: prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 photographs, b&w, mounted. File pertains to stereographic photographs of Banff. Subjects include the Bow River and the Bow Valley.
Subject Access
Banff
Bow River
Title Source
Based on contents of file
Content Details
Captions found on the sterocards are as follows: V8 / 2014.8261 / PA - 1: #9364. Laughing Waters, Banff, Canada. Copyright 1894 by B.W. Kilburn. Photographed and Published by B.W. Kilburn, Littleton, N.H. V8 / 2014.8261 / PA - 2: #9365. Valley of the Bow, Banff, Canada. Copyright 1894 by B.W. Kilburn. Photographed and Published by B.W. Kilburn, Littleton, N.H.
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1904 Lease between King Edward VII and Joseph Sadler

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Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of April 1, 1904 Lease between King Edward VII and Joseph Sadler. Lot 14 Blk 6 Banff Townsite. Ref. No. 874633 Document is affixed with a red seal with embossed crown - the Minister of the Interior.
Date Range
1904
Reference Code
M8 / 2014.8348
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Textual record
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M8
V8
S8
Series
M8 / 2014.8348
Sous-Fonds
M8
Accession Number
2014.8348
Reference Code
M8 / 2014.8348
GMD
Photograph
Textual record
Date Range
1904
Physical Description
1 cm Textual Records
Scope & Content
File consists of April 1, 1904 Lease between King Edward VII and Joseph Sadler. Lot 14 Blk 6 Banff Townsite. Ref. No. 874633 Document is affixed with a red seal with embossed crown - the Minister of the Interior.
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff National Park
Language
English
Category
Land, settlement and immigration
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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First Nation sweathouse on prairie

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Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
First Nation sweathouse on prairie : [ca.1905]. -- Copy made ca.1976. -- 1 photograph : print. -- Gift of National Archives of Canada, 1976. -- Reference use only; no reproduction.
Date Range
1905
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 2527
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
M8 / V8 / S8
Sous-Fonds
V8
Accession Number
2527
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 2527
Date Range
1905
Physical Description
.
Scope & Content
First Nation sweathouse on prairie : [ca.1905]. -- Copy made ca.1976. -- 1 photograph : print. -- Gift of National Archives of Canada, 1976. -- Reference use only; no reproduction.
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Gladys Campbell McKillop Lantern Slide

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Scope & Content
Series consists of 1 lantern slide by Mary Schaffer of Gladys Campbell McKillop with Walter Wilcox's dog at Lake Louise.
Date Range
1905
Reference Code
V8 / 3548 / PS - 1
Description Level
3 / Series
GMD
Transparency
Lantern slide
  1 image  
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
3 / Series
Fonds Number
V8
Series
V8
Sous-Fonds
M8 / V8 / S8
Accession Number
3548
Reference Code
V8 / 3548 / PS - 1
GMD
Transparency
Lantern slide
Date Range
1905
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w slide ; 10 x 8.2 cm
History / Biographical
Gladys Campbell McKillop (1899-1985) was the daughter of Robert E. Campbell, a prominent guide and outfitter in the Lake Louise area starting in 1897. As a child, Gladys would have spent a lot of time around the Lake Louise Chalet, where her father's outfit was based, and its surrounding area. She was married to Donald D. McKillop (1899-1975) and the couple share a grave in Banff's old cemetary.
Scope & Content
Series consists of 1 lantern slide by Mary Schaffer of Gladys Campbell McKillop with Walter Wilcox's dog at Lake Louise.
Name Access
Glayds Campbell McKillop
Subject Access
Lantern slide
Family and personal life
Geographic Access
Lake Louise
Alberta
Canada
Language
English
Creator
Warren, Mary S.
Biographical Source Notes
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/113656736/gladys-henrietta-mckillop
Title Source
Title based on content of series
Processing Status
Processed
Images
thumbnail
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Scope & Content
Photograph albums pertain to the 1906 British Columbia/Alberta Boundary Survey conducted by A.O. Wheeler. Album PD-1 contains 104 b&w photographs; Album PD-2 contains 104 b&w photographs; Album three contains 116 b&w photographs. All photographs are pasted into the album pages and accompanied by …
Date Range
1906
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 8077 / PD - 1 to PD - 3
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Accession Number
8077
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 8077 / PD - 1 to PD - 3
Date Range
1906
Physical Description
3 photograph albums: 324 prints; b&w; 6 1/4" x 4 1/2"
History / Biographical
A.O. Wheeler, (1860-1945) was a renowned topographical surveyor and co-founder of the Alpine Club of Canada.
Scope & Content
Photograph albums pertain to the 1906 British Columbia/Alberta Boundary Survey conducted by A.O. Wheeler. Album PD-1 contains 104 b&w photographs; Album PD-2 contains 104 b&w photographs; Album three contains 116 b&w photographs. All photographs are pasted into the album pages and accompanied by hand-written captions.
Subject Access
British Columbia/Alberta Boundary Survey
Related Material
V8 / accn. 8077 / PA - 1 to 3
Processing Status
Processed
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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
Photographs pertain to the 1906 British Columbia/Alberta Boundary Survey conducted by A.O. Wheeler and accompanied three photograph albums.
Date Range
1906
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 8077 / PA - 1 to 3
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Accession Number
8077
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 8077 / PA - 1 to 3
Date Range
1906
Physical Description
3 prints; b&w; 4" x 5"
History / Biographical
A.O. Wheeler, (1860-1945) was a renowned topographical surveyor and co-founder of the Alpine Club of Canada.
Scope & Content
Photographs pertain to the 1906 British Columbia/Alberta Boundary Survey conducted by A.O. Wheeler and accompanied three photograph albums.
Subject Access
British Columbia/Alberta Boundary Survey
Related Material
V8 / accn. 8077 / PD-1, PD-2, PD-3.
Processing Status
Processed
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Wonderland of Canada Viewbook

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Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of 48 photographs, b&w, photogravure. File pertains to a viewbook of landscape views of the Canadian Rockies photographed by William Notman adn Son. Subjects include The Gap; Three Sisters; Bow River and Bridge; Banff Springs Hotel; Cascade Mountain from hot springs road; Spray River …
Date Range
1907
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 2014.8269 / PA - 1
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Accession Number
2014.8269
Reference Code
V8 / accn. 2014.8269 / PA - 1
Date Range
1907
Physical Description
48 photographs: prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 48 photographs, b&w, photogravure. File pertains to a viewbook of landscape views of the Canadian Rockies photographed by William Notman adn Son. Subjects include The Gap; Three Sisters; Bow River and Bridge; Banff Springs Hotel; Cascade Mountain from hot springs road; Spray River and Cascade Mountain; Bow River from Banff Springs Hotel; Mount Edith from Sundance Road; Buffalo in Rocky Mountain National Park; Mount Inglismaldie at Lake Minnewanka; Mount Lefroy and Victoria Glacier at Lake Louise; Victoria Glacier and Hazel Peak; Castle Crags, Mount Lefroy, Hazel and Lake Agnes; Lake Agnes and the Beehive; Sawback Range, Mirror Lake, and Lake Louise; Tower of Babel, Mount Fay, and Ten Peak Valley; Moraine Lake and the Valley of the Ten Peaks; Mount Stephen; Feild B.C and Mount Stephen; Snow Peak avenue to Emerald Lake; Emerald Lake; Emerald Peak and Cascade; Takakkaw Falls, Yoho Valley; Twin Falls, Yoho Valley; Waputik Icefield, Yoho Valley; Mount Wapta; Mount McDonald, Rogers Pass; Ross Peak and Loop; the Great and Asulkan Glaciers; Glacier, B.C; Illecillewaet Glacier from the railway; Illecillewaet Glacier; Ice Cave in the Great Glacier; the cascade at Glacier and Eagle Peak; Marion Lake, Mount Abbott Glacier; Mount Sir Donald; Sir Donald and Illecillewaet Glacier; Sir Donald, Uto, and Eagle Peak; Illecillewaet Valley and Loop from Mout Abbott; Cheops from Mount Abbott; Asulkan Glacier from Mount Abbott; Loop showing four tracks on the Canadian Pacific Railway; Hell Gates Fraser Canyon; Fraser Canyon above Spizzum; Burying Ground Near Yale; Cariboo Bridge and Fraser Canyon.
Subject Access
Landscapes
Banff
Bison
Title Source
Based on contents of file
Content Details
Title of the viewbook is as follows: Wonderland of Canada: The Rocky Mountains Caption on inside cover reads: 48 Specially Selected Views of the Canadian Rockies. On the Line of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Photographed by WM. Notman and Son. Photographs entered according to Act of Parliament of Canada in the year 1907, by WM. Notman & Son at the Department of Agriculture. Published by the Valentine and Sons' Publishing Coy.,Ltd., Montreal and Toronto. Printed in Great Britain.
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Annotated copy of Alpine Flora of the Canadian Rockies

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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of one copy of the book "Alpine Flora of the Canadian Rockies" (1907) with a note written on the first page from the illustrator Mary Schaffer to Molly (Wright) Adams in December 1907.
Date Range
1907
Reference Code
M8 / accn. 2023.63
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Published record
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M8
V8
S8
Sous-Fonds
M8
Accession Number
2023.63
Reference Code
M8 / accn. 2023.63
GMD
Published record
Date Range
1907
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope & Content
File consists of one copy of the book "Alpine Flora of the Canadian Rockies" (1907) with a note written on the first page from the illustrator Mary Schaffer to Molly (Wright) Adams in December 1907.
Name Access
Warren, Mary Schaffer
Schaffer, Mary
Wright, Mary
Adams, Molly
Subject Access
Artist
Art
Flowers
Plants
Mountains
Publication
Environment
Geographic Access
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Language
English
Category
Environment
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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