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Professional photographers collection

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Scope & Content
Collection contains credited and uncredited professional photographs, mainly along the line of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in western Canada. Includes unidentified photographs and individual photographs which cannot be placed in other fonds or collections. Eighteen albumen prints are uncred…
Date Range
[ca.1885-ca.1925]
Reference Code
V650
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Album
Photograph print
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
V 650
Sous-Fonds
V 650
Accession Number
1883, 1924, 1987, 2581, 3119, 3855, 5386, 5430, 6221, 6586, 6603
Reference Code
V650
GMD
Photograph
Album
Photograph print
Responsibility
Collection was assembled by the Archives & Library, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies
Date Range
[ca.1885-ca.1925]
Physical Description
ca.60 photographs : prints. -- 1 photograph album (67 prints)
Scope & Content
Collection contains credited and uncredited professional photographs, mainly along the line of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in western Canada. Includes unidentified photographs and individual photographs which cannot be placed in other fonds or collections.
Eighteen albumen prints are uncredited views along the Canadian Pacific Railway between Glacier, B.C. and Canmore, Alberta, ca.1895. Also includes views by Bailey Bros., H. O. Dodge, Alexander Henderson, T. J. Hileman, B. W. Kilburn, Neelands Bros., W. J. Oliver, Henry Greenwood Peabody, Prest Photo Company (William Archie Prest), and others.
Nineteen prints, received as contents of 5 album pages, are travel views between Banff, the Pacific Coast and Washington, U.S.A. Includes views of Lake Minnewanka, Banff Springs Hotel and Glacier, B.C. Views are by Wm. Notman & Son, Boorne & May and other unidentified professional photographers. Also includes snapshot views.
Album is presentation album of professional views taken along the Canadian Pacific Railway between Victoria, B.C. and Banff, Alberta, September to October 1889, by an unknown photographer. Includes views of Banff and area, Field and Glacier areas, Fraser Canyon, Vancouver and Victoria. Album was possibly produced by of for the CPR. Views are similar to those produced by other professional photographers working along the railway. Images in album are accompanied by hand-written captions and exact dates.
Name Access
Bailey Brothers
Boorne and May
Dodge, H. O.
Henderson, Alexander
Hileman, T. J.
Kilburn, B. W.
Notman, William and son
Oliver, W. J.
Peabody, Henry Greenwood
Prest, William Archie
Professional photographers (collection)
Subject Access
Arts
Canadian Pacific Railway
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Access Restrictions
Some restrictions on access to originals
Public domain (other restrictions may apply)
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
Finding aids and reference tools: basic description
selected modern reference prints
reference computer access: Images database
on-line access: Alberta InSight database
Related Material
Other photographs by railway photographers may be found in fonds and collections under individual names. See: Boorne and May, Macmunn, Notman, Smyth, Thom, Thompson, Trueman, and others.
Creator
Professional photographers (collection)
Category
Arts
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of collection
Processing Status
Processed
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_05. C.P.R. from Tunnel Mt., Banff, Alberta / Canadian Pacific _____

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Scope & Content
Banff Springs Hotel, Canadian Pacific Railway hotel at Banff, N.W.T. Mounted print has been trimmed
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 10
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 10
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 12 x 21 cm
Scope & Content
Banff Springs Hotel, Canadian Pacific Railway hotel at Banff, N.W.T. Mounted print has been trimmed
Subject Access
Buildings and memorials
Railways
Geographic Access
Alberta
Creator
Alexander Henderson (Montreal, Quebec)
Images
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18-85. Laughing Falls, B.C. Field

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Scope & Content
Yoho Valley, Rocky Mountains
Date Range
[before 1920]
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 7
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 7
Date Range
[before 1920]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 25 x 20 cm
Scope & Content
Yoho Valley, Rocky Mountains
Subject Access
Environment and Nature
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Unknown
Images
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122. Elk River Canyon near Elko, B.C.

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Date Range
[ca.1905]
Reference Code
V650 / 1924 - PA - 2
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 1924 - PA - 2
Date Range
[ca.1905]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 16 x 21 cm, mounted
Subject Access
Environment and Nature
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Prest Photo Co. (Cranbrook, BC)
Images
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207. James Bay, view from Cathedral, Victoria

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 14
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 14
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 18 x 24 cm
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Unknown
Images
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346. Leanchoil Mts. and Wapta River, B.C. / Canadian Pacific Railway

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Scope & Content
Ottertail Range, Rocky Mountains
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 2
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 2
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 19 x 24 cm, mounted
Scope & Content
Ottertail Range, Rocky Mountains
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Alexander Henderson (Montreal, Quebec)
Images
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624. The Loop, C.P.R. Selkirks

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Scope & Content
Selkirk Mountains
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 3
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 3
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 11 x 18 cm
Scope & Content
Selkirk Mountains
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Railways
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Unknown
Images
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639. Stoney Creek Bridge, C.P.R., Selkirks, height 296 ft.

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Date Range
[1890 or 1891]
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 4
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 6603 - PA - 4
Date Range
[1890 or 1891]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 18 x 24 cm, mounted
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Bailey and Neelands (Vancouver, BC)
Images
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654. H.M.S. "Swiftsure", Vancouver B.C.

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 11
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 11
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 11 x 18 cm
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Transportation
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Creator
Unknown
Images
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676. Devil's Lake, Banff National Park

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Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Scope & Content
Lake Minnewanka
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 16
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Professional photographers collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V650
Reference Code
V650 / 1987 - PA - 16
Date Range
[ca.1890]
Physical Description
1 photograph : print, 11 x 18 cm
Scope & Content
Lake Minnewanka
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Geographic Access
Alberta
Creator
Unknown
Images
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