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Bruno Engler fonds

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds is primarily a broad-ranging commercial negative collection pertaining to Banff and area, including businesses, buildings, projects, events, people and scenic views; skiing, mountain travel and recreation; Sunshine Village Ski Area; warden activities in the mountain parks; national and provin…
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1998, predominant ca.1940-1995
Reference Code
M323 / S40 / V190
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Machine-readable data file
Motion picture
Film
Video
Photograph
Album
Negative
Photograph print
Sound recording
Cassette
Reel to reel
Textual record
Corporate record
Map
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 323
S 40
V 190
Sous-Fonds
M 323
S 40
V 190
Accession Number
188, 1300, 2622, 2998, 3468, 3496, 5507, 6200, 6770 (unproc), 7045(unproc), 7436 (unproc)
Reference Code
M323 / S40 / V190
GMD
Machine-readable data file
Motion picture
Film
Video
Photograph
Album
Negative
Photograph print
Sound recording
Cassette
Reel to reel
Textual record
Corporate record
Map
Private record
Published record
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1998, predominant ca.1940-1995
Physical Description
ca.31,580 photographs: negatives, prints, and transparencies. -- 1 photograph album (ca.150 prints). -- 50 motion pictures: 1 original, 8 copies on 3 video cassettes, 41 film reels: 16mm, 35mm. -- 18 sound recordings: audio tape reels, audio tape cassettes. -- 5 electronic records: computer diskettes. -- 3 maps. -- 15 cm textual records.
History / Biographical
Bruno Engler, 1915-2001, was a mountain guide, ski instructor, photographer and film maker at Banff and Canmore, Alberta, Canada. Engler arrived from Switzerland in 1939 and initially worked as a mountain guide and ski instructor for the Canadian Pacific Railway, Sunshine ski area and for Deer Lodge at Lake Louise, Alberta. During the Second World War, he served as a mountain warfare instructor for the Canadian Army. Following the war, Engler worked as a free-lance photographer for the National Film Board and others; as coach of the University of Alberta Ski Team; and as a technical advisor, cameraman and actor for numerous movies made in the Banff area. Throughout his career, Engler worked as a still and motion picture photographer, both for the movie industry and for governments at all levels, as well as operating his own business, Alpine Films of Banff, Alberta.
Scope & Content
Fonds is primarily a broad-ranging commercial negative collection pertaining to Banff and area, including businesses, buildings, projects, events, people and scenic views; skiing, mountain travel and recreation; Sunshine Village Ski Area; warden activities in the mountain parks; national and provincial parks; scenic views of western Canada, particularly mountain landscapes; some portraits and candid shots of local and international personalities. Photographs pertaining to film making include helicopter rescue; highway construction; Norquay, Sunshine, and Lake Louise ski areas' histories; Banff events and buildings; Canmore events and buildings; professional and amateur ski races; scenic mountain and wildlife; mountaineering and highway accidents; mountain guiding trips including Pierre Trudeau, Roland Michener and Peter Lougheed. Fonds consists of four series: Photography, Motion Pictures, Sound Recordings, and Textual records. Photography series consists of four sub-series established by the photographer: I. Old file, 1949-1970; II. Main file, alphabetical A - Z, 1950-1976; III Sunshine file, [1939], 1950-1975; IV. Warden file, 1954-1976.
Motion pictures on video cassettes are footage of skiing at Sunshine, 1930s; Clifford White films, 1930s, from WMCR Archives collection (V682); "Snow Capers" by Thomas Mead, 1946, includes Engler; "Ski Pro's Holiday" by George Encil, 1950?; "Mount Bulyea" by George Encil, 1950?, includes Engler; "Diary of a Mountain Man," a CBC documentary feature on Bruno Engler broadcast on "20/20" in 1965 (ca.27 minutes); "Great Days in the Rockies" by National Film Board of Canada, 1983; "Mountain Man" by Banff Centre, 1985, re Engler. Original film is "Sunshine 1940" and includes Brewster Transport ski buses travelling from train station to Sunshine Lodge, skiers, guide, lessons, games, rope tow, ski action, slalom, Bruno Engler, other. 16mm and 35mm film reels, 1946-1964 are films produced by the National Film Board.
Sound recordings, electronic records and and related textual material pertain to interviews with Bruno Engler, 1987, done by Brian Patton and Jon Whyte for Bruno Engler autobiography project. Interviews covered Engler's life, but are not complete to 1987. Transcripts, prepared from recordings by Brenda Goeres, are not verbatim. Audio tape cassettes consist of portions of content of audio tape reels.
Textual records include corporate records, newspaper clippings and magazine articles pertaining to film making, cast and crew listings and schedules for various movies, ski racing, mountain guiding trips and ski race listings. Also included is documentation pertaining to film making with producer National Film Board including letters, film stock footage, press releases, and film summaries; maps indicate film location shots for Arctic Rampage.
Name Access
Engler, Bruno
Subject Access
Arts
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Government
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
Finding aids and reference tools: basic description
electronic finding aid
Related Material
Duplicate or further transcripts for sound recordings are found in Jon Whyte fonds (M88).
Creator
Engler, Bruno
Category
Arts
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Government
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on accession records and contents of fonds
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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.v. - 3 / NA - 27
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V190
Series
IV. Warden collection
Sub-Series
IV.A.v. Warden exercises
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.v. - 3 / NA - 27
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 negative : 6 x 6 cm.; 1 of 2 images on filmstrip
Subject Access
Education
Environment and Nature
Science and technology
Geographic Access
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
Creator
Bruno Engler
Title Source
Title taken from original negative envelope
Images
thumbnail
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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.v. - 3 / NA - 28
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V190
Series
IV. Warden collection
Sub-Series
IV.A.v. Warden exercises
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.v. - 3 / NA - 28
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 negative : 6 x 6 cm.; 1 of 2 images on filmstrip
Subject Access
Education
Environment and Nature
Science and technology
Geographic Access
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
Creator
Bruno Engler
Title Source
Title taken from original negative envelope
Images
thumbnail
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Abbot Hut Abbot Pass Lake Louise

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Date Range
1970
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.ii. - 10 / NA - 02
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V190
Series
IV. Warden collection
Sub-Series
IV.A.ii. Warden schools and training: Warden School Lake O'Hara Mt. Victoria
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.ii. - 10 / NA - 02
Date Range
1970
Physical Description
1 negative : 6 x 6 cm.
Subject Access
Education
Environment and Nature
Science and technology
Geographic Access
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
Creator
Bruno Engler
Title Source
Title taken from original negative envelope
Images
thumbnail
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Abbots Hut Mt. Victoria

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Date Range
1970
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.ii. - 10 / PA - 02
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V190
Series
IV. Warden collection
Sub-Series
IV.A.ii. Warden schools and training: Warden School Lake O'Hara Mt. Victoria
Reference Code
V190 / IV. A.ii. - 10 / PA - 02
Date Range
1970
Physical Description
1 print : 12 x 17.5 cm.
Subject Access
Education
Environment and Nature
Science and technology
Geographic Access
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
Creator
Bruno Engler
Title Source
Title taken from original envelope
Images
thumbnail
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Accidents. -- 1960-1977

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Includes vehicle collisions, animal kills, airplane crashes, train wrecks, and fires.
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 2
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Main file: Alphabetical files
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 2
Physical Description
ca.124 negatives: 9.5 x 12 cm. or smaller
Scope & Content
Includes vehicle collisions, animal kills, airplane crashes, train wrecks, and fires.
Subject Access
Accidents
Airplanes - Accidents
Fires
Wildlife - Fatalities
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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Action on Skiis. -- 1968

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Skiers skiing in the Lake Louise, Mount Norquay and Peyto Lake areas.
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.xviii. - 10
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Main file: Alphabetical files
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.xviii. - 10
Physical Description
ca.19 negatives: 9.5 x 12 cm.
Scope & Content
Skiers skiing in the Lake Louise, Mount Norquay and Peyto Lake areas.
Subject Access
Louise, Lake
Norquay, Mount
Peyto Lake
Skiing
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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Advertising. -- 1970 July 31

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Bow Lake.
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 3
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Main file: Alphabetical files
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 3
Physical Description
ca.8 negatives: 9.5 x 12 cm.
Scope & Content
Bow Lake.
Subject Access
Bow Lake
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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A.G.T. . -- [1965]-1968

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Alberta Government Telephones in Banff and on Mount Norquay.
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 5
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Main file: Alphabetical files
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 5
Physical Description
ca.34 negatives: 10 x 12 cm. or smaller
Scope & Content
Alberta Government Telephones in Banff and on Mount Norquay.
Subject Access
Norquay, Mount
Skiing
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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Al [Alberta] wrestling pictures. -- 1952

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Two wrestlers shown.
Reference Code
V190 / I.A.ii. - 4
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
I.A. Old file: Sports
Reference Code
V190 / I.A.ii. - 4
Physical Description
3 negatives : 9.5 x 12 cm.
Scope & Content
Two wrestlers shown.
Subject Access
Sports
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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