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Jaeggi family fonds

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Part Of
Jaeggi family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of John Jaeggi papers, 1927-1964, and Jaeggi family photographs, ca.1910-1955. Textual records include a biography of John Jaeggi, n.d.; ephemera, 1927- 1964; and registers for Sulphur Mountain Chalet, 1945-1951. Ephemera includes brochures, menus, certificates, advertisements and a…
Date Range
[ca.1910]-1964
Reference Code
M185 / V303
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Album
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Jaeggi family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 185
V 303
Sous-Fonds
M 185
V 303
Accession Number
1111, 2308, 6588
Reference Code
M185 / V303
GMD
Photograph
Album
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Date Range
[ca.1910]-1964
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records. -- 26 photographs : prints. -- 1 photograph album (20 prints)
History / Biographical
John Jaeggi, 1899-1961, came to Canada in 1924 from Switzerland and worked in various capacities for the Alpine Club of Canada. He was an outfitter and hunting guide in British Columbia and bought a farm in the Columbia Valley in 1934. In 1940 Jaeggi built a log tea room on Sulphur Mountain in Banff. He was instrumental in the development of other tourist facilities on Sulphur Mountain, including a gondola lift completed in 1959. Edith Ashton Jaeggi, 1903-1986, was owner of the Upper Hot Springs Hotel and married John Jaeggi in 1949. Together, they renovated the hotel and served as its proprietors.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of John Jaeggi papers, 1927-1964, and Jaeggi family photographs, ca.1910-1955.
Textual records include a biography of John Jaeggi, n.d.; ephemera, 1927- 1964; and registers for Sulphur Mountain Chalet, 1945-1951. Ephemera includes brochures, menus, certificates, advertisements and articles re the Sulphur Mountain Chalet and Upper Hot Springs Hotel and the Jaeggi family.
Photographs pertain mainly to 1924 Mount Robson ACC camp and ascent of Mount Robson; mountaineering and outfitting, 1920s and 1930s; Upper Hot Spring Hotel, 1941-1951; and Sulphur Mountain Tea House.
Name Access
Jaeggi, John
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Access Restrictions
No restrictions on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
Finding aids and reference tools: basic description
Creator
Jaeggi, John
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on accession records and contents of fonds
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[Cave and Basin, Banff]

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Part Of
Jaeggi family fonds
Scope & Content
Image of Cave and Basin National Historic Site, Banff, Alberta
Date Range
ca. 1895
Reference Code
v303 / 1 / a / na66 - 1835
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Jaeggi family fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V303
Reference Code
v303 / 1 / a / na66 - 1835
Date Range
ca. 1895
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of Cave and Basin National Historic Site, Banff, Alberta
Subject Access
Buildings and memorials
Commerce
Discovery and Exploration
Health services
Industry
Labour
Politics and government
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Creator
S. J. Thompson
Title Source
copy negative envelope
Images
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