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Miscellaneous Books, Signed and Annotated

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 4 published books. Consists of 1 copy of 'The Canadian Rockies: New & Old Trails' by A.P. Coleman (1912), with Merry Christmas message dated 1919; 1 copy of W.J. Phillips' volume, 'Essays In Wood', containing 10 printed copies of artwork and 2 booklets titled 'The Art of W.J. Phill…
Date Range
1912
1932
1933
1948
Reference Code
M30 / III / D / 5 / 22 to 25
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Published record
Textual record
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
M300
Sub-Series
M300 / III / D / 5 : Personal Interest and Gifts
Accession Number
7784
Reference Code
M30 / III / D / 5 / 22 to 25
GMD
Published record
Textual record
Responsibility
Produced by A.P. Coleman, W. J. Phillips, Bernard Darwin, John Murray Gibbon
Date Range
1912
1932
1933
1948
Physical Description
Textual records: books
Scope & Content
File consists of 4 published books. Consists of 1 copy of 'The Canadian Rockies: New & Old Trails' by A.P. Coleman (1912), with Merry Christmas message dated 1919; 1 copy of W.J. Phillips' volume, 'Essays In Wood', containing 10 printed copies of artwork and 2 booklets titled 'The Art of W.J. Phillips' and 'An essay in Wood-cuts', with message from author to Mary McCowan dated 1948; 1 soft cover copy of 'Two Hundred Years in the Coal Trade: 1731 - 1931' by Bernard Darwin (1932), with letter inside addressed to Mollie Morant from John Charrington, 1932; 1 copy of 'Magic of Melody' by John Murray Gibbon (1933), with author's handwritten note to Nicholas Morant and a newspaper clipping with a poem.
Storage Range
In file box M300 / III / D / 5 / 22 to M300 / III / D / 5 / 25
Subject Access
Publication
Poetry
Arts
History
Geographic Access
Canada
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Access Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Reproduction Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Language
English
Conservation
Items in this file with risky materials on the surface, such as adhesives, must be covered with an acid-free barrier to protect adjacent items.
Creator
A.P. Coleman, W. J. Phillips, Bernard Darwin, John Murray Gibbon
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of shooting logs for photography work. Volumes are titled and contain both typed and handwritten entries
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980?]
Reference Code
M300 / A1 / 1, 2
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Professional records : working records
Reference Code
M300 / A1 / 1, 2
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980?]
Physical Description
7 textual records (7 v.)
Scope & Content
File consists of shooting logs for photography work. Volumes are titled and contain both typed and handwritten entries
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
LIST OF VOLUMES (M300 / A1) :
[#1] BW's Alberta - Kamloops
#2 BW's Manitoba, mountains
#3 BW's NWT's, railroading, Yukon
#4 Gen dupes [b/w and col]
#5 [mountains]
Color Alberta [pertains to Alberta, British Columbia, covers and calendars, logging, industrial views, mountains]
Color British Columbia, includes section titled "Railroading"
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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
Files consists of notebooks pertaining to Rail News leads, Royal York Hotel shoot, photographs sent to clients and agencies, expenses, locations, lists, inventories, addresses, general. Include expense accounts field books, 1939-1941, 3 v.
Date Range
1939-[ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / A2 / 3
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Professional records : working records
Reference Code
M300 / A2 / 3
Date Range
1939-[ca.1980]
Physical Description
11 textual records (11 v.)
Scope & Content
Files consists of notebooks pertaining to Rail News leads, Royal York Hotel shoot, photographs sent to clients and agencies, expenses, locations, lists, inventories, addresses, general. Include expense accounts field books, 1939-1941, 3 v.
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
S-s-series consists of files created by Nick Morant about his career. The files combine items in various formats that were created by, pertain to, or were of interest to Nick Morant, or that incorporate Morant images. Files include textual items, photographic prints, brochures, postcards, clippin…
Date Range
[ca.1940-ca.1995], predominant ca.1950-ca.1980
Reference Code
M300 / B1 / 1 to 21
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.B. Professional records : career records
Reference Code
M300 / B1 / 1 to 21
Date Range
[ca.1940-ca.1995], predominant ca.1950-ca.1980
Physical Description
21 textual records (21 v. : ca.60 cm)
Scope & Content
S-s-series consists of files created by Nick Morant about his career. The files combine items in various formats that were created by, pertain to, or were of interest to Nick Morant, or that incorporate Morant images. Files include textual items, photographic prints, brochures, postcards, clippings and other print material items. Files were originally in volume form and stored in binders
Title Source
Title based on contents of sub-series
Content Details
LIST OF ITEMS (M300 / B1) :
* #1, #2. Files contain ca.170 photo-mechanically printed postcards, ca.1950-ca.1965.
* #3, #4. Files contain hotel and travel brochures, ca.1950-ca.1965
* #5, #6. Files contain brochures, advertisements, postcards and calendars, ca.1965, ca.1976
* #7. File contains brochures and annual reports, ca.1960-ca.1975
* #8. File contains press clippings and biographical information, [ca.1940-ca.1980?]
* #9. File contains clippings, articles, watercolours by Cy Harris of Banff (2 items), family snapshots, small panoramas, and family obituaries, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #10. File contains clippings, articles, small panoramas, CPR ticket stubs and obituaries of family and friends, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #11. File contains clippings, articles, photographs and writings by Morant, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #12. File contains clippings and articles from "The Spanner" magazine, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #13. File contains clippings and articles, photographs and writings by Morant, and clippings pertaining to Canadian Pacific Railway, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #14. File contains clippings and articles, and photographs and writings by Morant, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #15. File contains clippings, articles and brochures pertaining to CP Travel in British Columbia, Ontario, Atlantic Canada, Alaska, Quebec, Peru, ca.1920-ca.1980
* #16. File contains annual reports, clippings and postcards re Canadian Pacific Railway, ca.1920-ca.1980
* #17. File contains clippings, articles, discussion of slide lectures, ca.1940-ca.1995
* #18. File contains articles and clippings pertaining to environmental concerns, Banff, mountains and development, Canadian Pacific Railway, ca.1950-ca.1995
* #19. File contains clippings and articles pertaining to the Canadian Pacific Railway, ca.1930-ca.1980
* #20. File contains clippings pertaining to natives, 1950s, and Canadian Pacific Railway, ca.1955
* [un-numbered]. File contains photographs, b/w and col, possibly for calendars,1930-ca.1980. Includes 56 prints re the Canadian Pacific Railway trains and rail lines; also postcards (2), calendar prints (2), brochure (1)t
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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
S-s-series consists of two sets of scrapbooks assembled by Nick Morant between ca.1940 and ca.1980. Volumes contain articles, clippings and pamphlets using Morant photographs or pertaining to Morant. Set of 7 volumes contains items dated 1930 to 1946, and includes considerable content pertaining …
Date Range
[ca.1940-ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / B2 / 1 to 11
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.B. Professional records : career records
Reference Code
M300 / B2 / 1 to 11
Date Range
[ca.1940-ca.1980]
Physical Description
11 textual records (11 v.)
Scope & Content
S-s-series consists of two sets of scrapbooks assembled by Nick Morant between ca.1940 and ca.1980. Volumes contain articles, clippings and pamphlets using Morant photographs or pertaining to Morant. Set of 7 volumes contains items dated 1930 to 1946, and includes considerable content pertaining to World War II. Also includes coverage of grizzly bear attack on Nick Morant, 1939. Set of 4 volumes contains content dated 1947 to 1980, and includes magazine and advertising work, as well as decorating ideas
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Content date of items :
1. 1930-1939
2. 1939-1940
3. 1939-1946
4. 1940-1941
5. 1941-1942
6. 1941-1946
7. 1942-1944
8. [ca.1940-ca.1955]
9. [ca.1940-ca.1965]
10. [ca.1940-ca.1975]
11. [ca.1945-ca.1980]
scrapbooks held in oversize "C"
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Topical files, numbered – group A

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions21658
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of topical files pertaining the railways and the Canadian Pacific Railway, 45 files
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 1 to 48
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Series
II.C. Professional records : topical files
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 1 to 48
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Physical Description
ca.50 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of topical files pertaining the railways and the Canadian Pacific Railway, 45 files
Title Source
Title based on contents of sub-series. Most file titles are an abbreviated version of Morant's original title. Some file titles were supplied at the time of monetary appraisal
Content Details
LIST OF FILES (M300 / C1) :
A1 : early photographs of the Canadian Pacific Railway (M300/C1/1)
A2 : CPR Times, biographical sketch (M300/C1/2)
A3 : Royal Tour 1939 (M300/C1/3)
A4 : early CPR cards and menus and old timetables (M300/C1/4)
A4a : early CPR and Canadian National Railway timetables (M300/C1/5)
A5 : last CPR passenger timecard and first Via Rail timetable, 1977 (M300/C1/6)
A6 : early CPR hotel brochures that include Morant photographs (M300/C1/7)
A7 : Alaska cruise mementos (M300/C1/8)
A8 : Empress of Canada and Empress of England menu cards, 1967 (M300/C1/9)
A10 : information on narrow gauge locomotive wreck, Canadian Pacific Railway, near Cathedral Mountain, Yoho (M300/C1/10)
A11 : Connaught and Spiral Tunnels (M300/C1/11)
A12 : early blueprint of Stony Creek Bridge near Glacier, BC (M300/C1/12)
A13 : the Lethbridge viaduct, Alberta (M300/C1/13)
A14 : early line diversions at Field and Revelstoke, BC (M300/C1/14)
A15 : underground rivers in the Glacier, BC area (M300/C1/15)
A16 : early railway advertising brochures (M300/C1/16,17,18)
A16a early across Canada CP brochures re Canadian Pacific Railway (M300/C1/19)
A17 : Edison movie Company 1910 films (M300/C1/20)
A18 : Railroading and the supernatural (M300/C1/21)
A19 : "The Big Railway", a British publication using Morant photographs (M300/C1/22)
A21 : CP Telegraph blanks and stationery (M300/C1/23)
A22 : information on air brakes re the Big Hill at Field, BC (M300/C1/24)
A23 : early CPR passes (M300/C1/25)
A24 : CP Centennial 1981 (M300/C1/26)
A25 : CPR hotel menu cards (M300/C1/27,28)
A26 : Centennial CP special issue (M300/C1/29)
A27 : photograph by R. H. Trueman (M300/C1/30)
A28 : CP Centennial picnic album (M300/C1/31)
A29 : report on the origin of the Palliser Hotel chandeliers (M300/C1/32)
A30 : the wreck of a day-liner on Calgary-Edmonton branch line (M300/C1/33)
A31 : brochures from the Canadian Rockies (M300/C1/34)
A32 : CP hotel brochures from the eastern region (M300/C1/35)
A33 : CP hotel brochures from the western region (M300/C1/36)
A34 : early brochures re Alaska (M300/C1/37)
A35 : CP Airlines brochures (M300/C1/38)
A36 : early ski brochures and Trail Rider of the Canadian Rockies bulletins (M300/C1/39)
A38 : Jack Peach on mountain railroading (M300/C1/40)
A39 : agricultural research at the Strathmore CP farm (M300/C1/41)
A39a : Jack Peach discussing silk trains (M300/C1/42)
A40 : technical data re cataracts and Gimbel Clinic (M300/C1/43)
A41 : reproduction of "Rogers Pass Herald", 1981 (M300/C1/44)
A42 : early government brochure on the Icefield Highway (M300/C1/45)
A43 : early VIA Rail memorabilia (M300/C1/46)
A44 : Canadian Pacific Railway poster of a steam locomotive featuring original gouache artwork by Peter Ewart (M300/C1/47)
A45 : Old Chateau Frontenac luncheon menu card, 1956 (M300/C1/48)
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Topical files, numbered – group R

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions21664
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of 28 topical files on a variety of formats and topics, including railways and personalitites
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 102 to 129
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Series
II.C. Professional records : topical files
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 102 to 129
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Physical Description
ca.35 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of 28 topical files on a variety of formats and topics, including railways and personalitites
Title Source
Title based on contents of sub-series. Most file titles are an abbreviated version of Morant's original title. Some file titles were supplied at the time of monetary appraisal
Content Details
LIST OF FILES (M300 / C1 / 102 to 129) :
R2 : plans for Swiss houses (M300/C1/102)
R4 : information on early typewriters (M300/C1/103)
R5 : scripts and correspondence for Greenland TV commercial assignment (M300/C1/104)
R6 : parts catalogue for a Judson gas engine (M300/C1/105)
R7 : 5900 Selkirk locomotives (M300/C1/106)
R8 : early reference re CP hotels (M300/C1/107)
R9 : "Strom's Wrangler" (M300/C1/108)
R10 : clippings re Bankhead and Silver City (M300/C1/109)
R11 : Rocky Mountain surveys by Mankin (M300/C1/110)
R12 : information re Glacier avalanche (M300/C1/111)
R13 : early advertising letters (M300/C1/112)
R14 : historic pullman cars (M300/C1/113)
R15 : Regina music box (M300/C1/114)
R16 : reference material re Banff (M300/C1/115)
R19 : sternwheelers in British Columbia (M300/C1/116)
R20 : Connaught Tunnel (M300/C1/117)
R21 : Connaught Tunnel (M300/C1/118)
R22 : Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance (M300/C1/119)
R23 : Peter and Catherine Whyte (M300/C1/120)
R25 : clipping re history of Associated Screen News (M300/C1/121)
R26 : Langdon Kihn - celebrated Indian painter (M300/C1/122)
R28 : photogravures by Nicholas Morant from "Star Weekly" (M300/C1/123)
R29 : Tiffany glass (M300/C1/124)
R30 : issue of "VIA Destinations" with story on Morant (M300/C1/125)
R31 : Railroading and the supernatural series by Morant (M300/C1/126)
R32 : the White Pass & Yukon Railway (M300/C1/127)
R33 : biography of Grey Owl (M300/C1/128)
R34 : article on Peter and Catharine Whyte (M300/C1/129)
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Topical files, numbered – group B

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions21659
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of topical files pertaining to Nick Morant, including articles, calendars, letters, notebook; also to a variety of other topics. Consists of 13 files
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 49 to 61
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Series
II.C. Professional records : topical files
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 49 to 61
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Physical Description
ca.15 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of topical files pertaining to Nick Morant, including articles, calendars, letters, notebook; also to a variety of other topics. Consists of 13 files
Title Source
Title based on contents of sub-series. Most file titles are an abbreviated version of Morant's original title. Some file titles were supplied at the time of monetary appraisal
Content Details
LIST OF FILES (M300 / C1 / 49 to 61) :
B5 : Old English composition exercise book, Nick Morant, University School, 1928 (M300/C1/49)
B9 : Old letters . . . Lowell Thomas, exchange of government letters, exchange of Readers Digest art ed, etc (M300/C1/50)
B10 : "Winnipeg Free Press" calendar (M300/C1/51)
B11 : articles about Nicholas Morant (M300/C1/52)
B11a : two issues of "Liberty Magazine" that contain an article about Nicholas Morant (M300/C1/53)
B12 : Crest Collection (M300/C1/54)
B14 : miscellaneous material (M300/C1/55)
B15 : Redcliff Automobile Manufacturing plant (M300/C1/56)
B16 : CP Empress ship passenger list 1911 (M300/C1/57)
B17 : issue of "Canadian Photography" with biography of Morant (M300/C1/58)
B18 : issue of "Studio Light" with biography of Morant (M300/C1/59)
B19 : lecture and music schedule (M300/C1/60)
B20 : issue of "Western Living" with biography of Morant (M300/C1/61)
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Topical files, numbered – group C

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions21660
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of 12 topical files on a wide variety of topics. Includes files of clippings, newspapers, articles, newspaper columns by Nick Morant, and other material
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 62 to 73
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Series
II.C. Professional records : topical files
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 62 to 73
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Physical Description
10 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of 12 topical files on a wide variety of topics. Includes files of clippings, newspapers, articles, newspaper columns by Nick Morant, and other material
Title Source
Title based on contents of sub-series. Most file titles are an abbreviated version of Morant's original title. Some file titles were supplied at the time of monetary appraisal
Content Details
LIST OF FILES (M300 / C1 / 62 to 73)
C1 : clippings re grizzly attack (M300/C1/62)
C2 Saturday Snapshots : "Saturday Snapshots" was Nicholas Morant's column in the "Winnipeg Free Press" (M300/C1/63)
C3 : clippings from "Courier" (M300/C1/64)
C4 : early clippings (M300/C1/65)
C5 : early newspapers (M300/C1/66)
C6 : "Morley Indian Millionaires" re income from gas reserves (M300/C1/67)
C7 : destruction of Challenger space shuttle (M300/C1/68)
C9 : Royal Scot locomotive (M300/C1/69)
C10 : the Grand Staircase of the Manitoba Legislature (M300/C1/70)
C11 : "Kamloops Views" (M300/C1/71)
C12 : early railway copies (M300/C1/72)
C13 : article on Canadian farewell to Crump (M300/C1/73)
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Topical files, numbered – group D

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions21661
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of 14 topical files on a variety of topics. Files include drawings, brochures, clippings, newspapers, articles, viewbooks, items containing photographs by Nick Morant, and other material
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 74 to 87
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
4 / Sub-series
Series
II.C. Professional records : topical files
Reference Code
M300 / C1 / 74 to 87
Date Range
[ca.1930-ca.1980]
Physical Description
ca.15 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Sub-series consists of 14 topical files on a variety of topics. Files include drawings, brochures, clippings, newspapers, articles, viewbooks, items containing photographs by Nick Morant, and other material
Title Source
Title based on contents of sub-series. Most file titles are an abbreviated version of Morant's original title. Some file titles were supplied at the time of monetary appraisal
Content Details
LIST OF FILES (M300 / C1 / 74 to 87 ) :
D1 : High class printing of European brochures (M300/C1/74)
D2 : Harmon viewbooks, some with Morant photographs (M300/C1/75)
D4 : Swiss mountain locomotive drawings (M300/C1/76)
D5 : "Confederation and Canadian Pacific" brochure, 1927 (M300/C1/77)
D6 : "Waggon Road to North" re Caribou road (M300/C1/78)
D7 : Great CP Exhibition (M300/C1/79)
D8 : Canadian Pacific Railway Community Train brochures (M300/C1/80)
D9 : biographical material on Carl Rungius (M300/C1/81)
D10 : illuminated address to Morant, 1937 (M300/C1/82)
D11 : Winnipeg calendar, 1936, with photographs by Morant (M300/C1/83)
D12 : Wapta Lake Bungalow Camp (M300/C1/84)
D13 : miscellaneous clippings (M300/C1/85)
D14 : proof sheets of "Reader's Digest" covers by Morant (M300/C1/86)
D15 : "Walhachin Story" (M300/C1/87)
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