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Douglas Leighton fonds

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Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual and visual records. Visual records are made up of approximately 13,650 colour transparencies. transparencies pertain to personal life and career as an professional photographer, and naturalist. Textual records pertain to background for assessing the status of the Banff / …
Date Range
ca. 1950 - 2018
Reference Code
M133 / V222
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Textual record
Private record
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 133
V 222
Sous-Fonds
M 133
V 222
Accession Number
6592, 7752, 2015.15 (unprocessed)
Reference Code
M133 / V222
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Textual record
Private record
Date Range
ca. 1950 - 2018
Physical Description
tbd
History / Biographical
Douglas (Doug) Leighton was born in Banff, Alberta, August 7, 1953. His family moved to Penticton, British Columbia in 1963 where he began using a camera at the early age of ten years old. At a young age, Doug was an enthusiastic birder, during his 20's Doug went on to become a Park Naturalist with British Columbia Parks for eight years until he returned to Banff in 1985 to pursue a professional photography career. In 1992 Doug moved from Banff to Golden, British Columbia and finally in 2005 Doug with his wife Myriam moved to Blaeberry, British Columbia. Doug died on March 28, 2018. Doug was a photographer and writer. Doug's photographs have been published by National Geographic Society, Audubon Society Books, Time-Life Books, Canadian Geographic, Equinox, and Nature Canada Magazine among others. IN 1989 a portfolio of his work was selected for the National Museum of Natural Science "The Nature of Photography" exhibition which celebrated 150 years of photography in Canada. Doug is also known for his best selling photographic books "The Canadian Rockies" 1993, "Alberta" and "Greater Vancouver" 1995.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual and visual records. Visual records are made up of approximately 13,650 colour transparencies. transparencies pertain to personal life and career as an professional photographer, and naturalist. Textual records pertain to background for assessing the status of the Banff / Central Rockies grizzly bear population / Douglas Leighton : [report], January 15, 2001; and photographs by Douglas Leighton of Jon Whyte, Ted Hart, Leslie Taylor and the Cascades of Time gardens. Unprocessed sous-fonds consists of Douglas Leighton's Grizzly Research 1999-2018
Notes
Douglas Leighton fonds arrangement Sous fonds M133 M133 / 1-2 Sous fonds V222 Series I: Personal Subseries A: Photograph prints Subseries B: Colour transparencies Subseries C: NegativesXXX Series II: AnimalsXXXSubseries A: UngulatesXXXSubseries B: Fish Reptiles and InsectsXXXSubseries C: BirdsXXXSubseries D: Mammals Series III: Trips, Topics and EventsXXXSubseries A: Gang RanchXXXSubseries B: Forest FiresXXXSubseries C:XXXSubseries D:XXX Series IV: Scenic ViewsXXXSubseries A: AerialsXXXSubseries B: British ColumbiaXXXSubseries C: AlbertaXXX Series V: Plants Series VI: Published
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Environment
Access Restrictions
Copyright applies
Privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
No finding aid
Creator
Leighton, Douglas
Category
Environment
Biographical Source Notes
Obituary - biofile
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.

Douglas Leighton fonds

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Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
Sous-fonds consists of Douglas Leighton's Grizzly Resaerch 1999 - 2018 List of files 1. 2005 ALBERTA - working texts for book project, early explorers (Henday-Thompson-Henry+) 2. 2009 NAME – working texts for book project following history of the grizzly bear’s name (see #8) 3. 2011 PLAINS GRIZZ…
Date Range
ca. 1999 - 2018
Reference Code
M133 / V222
Description Level
2 / Sous-fonds
GMD
Private record
Textual record
Digital born
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
2 / Sous-fonds
Fonds Number
M133 / V222
Sous-Fonds
M133
Accession Number
2020.15
Reference Code
M133 / V222
GMD
Private record
Textual record
Digital born
Date Range
ca. 1999 - 2018
Physical Description
.
Scope & Content
Sous-fonds consists of Douglas Leighton's Grizzly Resaerch 1999 - 2018 List of files 1. 2005 ALBERTA - working texts for book project, early explorers (Henday-Thompson-Henry+) 2. 2009 NAME – working texts for book project following history of the grizzly bear’s name (see #8) 3. 2011 PLAINS GRIZZ - working texts for book project on the history of the ‘Plains Grizzly’ 4. 2012 PLAINS GRIZ - reworking #3 texts; some additional research but some text still ‘messed up’ 5. 2015 FUR TRADER RECS – grizzly bears records of Canadian fur traders, tables and lists 6. 2015 TABLES – historic recs, compilations, fur trade, others; best edited versions of many in #18. 7. ABORIGINAL HUNTING – mostly working notes, tables, texts on hunting methods, weapons, religion 8. BOOK NAME Sep 09 – working updated texts from #2 9. BUFFER ZONES – working tables, texts on historic inter-tribal and other buffer zones 10. CA 1850 (1841-60) – Canadian historic records other than fur traders 11. CA 1880 (1861-1900) – Canadian historic records other than fur traders 12. CALIFORNIA – working texts and historic records; note best Portola text in LGH 2018 13. CANADIAN ROCKIES – grizzly bear and other wildlife records and misc 14. CYPRESS HILLS 2010 - working texts for project which expanded into #3,4 project 15. ESGBP GRIZZ POPULATION ANALYSIS* - not included on most discs; analysis of research results 16. GRIZZLY – BIO – ECO – research notes, tables on grizzly biology, behavior, ecology, etc 17. LEIG GRIZ HIST – FUR TRADE MISC – misc. fur trade records, texts, include Fort Colville research 18. LEIGHTON GRIZZLY HISTORY 2018 – files edited, updated, organized and sent out in 2018; BEST 19. NORTH CASCADES – research files, texts on history of grizzly bear in North Cascades Ecosystem 20. SHORT STORY – ALL – various working reiterations of condensed ‘short story’ of grizzly bear history 21. SPANISH CA RECORDS – early Spanish historic records 22. THE MYTH – ALL – various working texts on The Myth, historic pop estimates and historic range maps 23. US NW GRIZZLY RECORDS 1825- US historic records except Spanish and LEWIS and CLARK (in #6,18)
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Grizzly Bears
Access Restrictions
Access restriction on folder ESGBP GRIZZ POP ANALYSIS
Language
English
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Unprocessed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Includes locations such as Banff National Park and Yoho National Park with images of Glaciers, Lakes, Mountain ranges and tree lines.
Date Range
1995
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 1
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1995
Physical Description
166 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Includes locations such as Banff National Park and Yoho National Park with images of Glaciers, Lakes, Mountain ranges and tree lines.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Lake O'hara
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Yoho National Park
Lake O'Hara
Lake Louise
Canadian Rockies
Kootenay National Park
Assiniboine Provincial Park
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Including Banff National Park, Canmore, Kananaskis, Kootenay National Park and Jasper National Park. Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Date Range
1993
1996
1997
1987
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 2
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 2
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1993
1996
1997
1987
Physical Description
134 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Including Banff National Park, Canmore, Kananaskis, Kootenay National Park and Jasper National Park. Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Jumbo Mountain
Toby Creek
Kootenay National Park
Canmore, Alberta
Kananaskis
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Jasper National Park
Mt. Robson
Assininboine Provincial Park
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Includes photographs of Jasper National Park and Banff National Park. Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Date Range
1987
1988
1993
1994
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 3
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 3
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1987
1988
1993
1994
Physical Description
125 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Includes photographs of Jasper National Park and Banff National Park. Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Jasper National Park
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in Banff National Park, Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Date Range
1996
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 4
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 4
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1996
Physical Description
187 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in Banff National Park, Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in Banff National Park, Yoho National Park, Jasper National Park. Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Date Range
1987
1995
1996
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 5
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 5
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1987
1995
1996
Physical Description
105 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in Banff National Park, Yoho National Park, Jasper National Park. Images include glaciers, lakes, mountain ranges, forest, highways, and trails.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Jasper National Park
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Assiniboine Provinvial Park
Columbia Icefields
Yoho National Park
Kananaskis
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Including photographs of Kananaskis, Canmore, Invermere, Yoho National Park.
Date Range
1987
1988
1989
1992
1993
1995
1996
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 6
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 6
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1987
1988
1989
1992
1993
1995
1996
Physical Description
194 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Including photographs of Kananaskis, Canmore, Invermere, Yoho National Park.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Kananaskis
Inveremere
Yoho National Park
Canmore, Alberta
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Including photographs of Mt. Assiniboine Provincial Park, Bugaboos Mountains, Kootenay National Park, Banff National Park, and the Purcell Mountains.
Date Range
1991
1995
1996
1997
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 7
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / IV : Scenic Views
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / IV / A: Aerial Photographs
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / IV / A / 7
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1991
1995
1996
1997
Physical Description
134 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of aerial photographs of terrain in British Columbia and Alberta. Including photographs of Mt. Assiniboine Provincial Park, Bugaboos Mountains, Kootenay National Park, Banff National Park, and the Purcell Mountains.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
Photo Survey
Photography
Mountain
Geographic Access
Banff National Park
Assiniboine Provincial Park
Kootenay National Park
Alberta
British Columbia
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Environment
Sports, recreation and leisure
Science and technology
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.

Alberta "active best"

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions56445
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs compiled by Douglas Leighton for publication. Includes photographs of landscapes, cityscapes, lakes, mountains, hotel, tourists, plants, flowers, waterfalls and glaciers.
Date Range
1987 - 1989
1991 - 1993
1995
1996
1998
2000 - 2002
2006
Reference Code
V222 / VI / C / 3
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Part Of
Douglas Leighton fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M133
V222
Series
V222 / VI : Publication
Sous-Fonds
V222
Sub-Series
V222 / VI / C: Compiled for publication
Accession Number
2020.24
Reference Code
V222 / VI / C / 3
GMD
Photograph
Transparency
Date Range
1987 - 1989
1991 - 1993
1995
1996
1998
2000 - 2002
2006
Physical Description
146 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs compiled by Douglas Leighton for publication. Includes photographs of landscapes, cityscapes, lakes, mountains, hotel, tourists, plants, flowers, waterfalls and glaciers.
Name Access
Leighton, Douglas
Subject Access
British Columbia
Geographic Access
Alberta
Lake Louise, AB
Banff National Park
Banff
Exshaw, AB
Calgary, AB
Jasper, AB
Edmonton, AB
Canmore, AB
Language
English
Creator
Douglas Leighton
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Natural resources
Environment
Commerce and industry
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
This material is presented as originally created; it may contain outdated cultural descriptions and potentially offensive content. Read more.

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