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Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions415
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Scope & Content
Fonds includes recordings of interviews, events, broadcasts, meetings, notes, readings and slide shows produced by and for the Archives of the Whyte Museum. I. Interviews with numerous individuals and groups of individuals. See subject headings for names. II. Events: dedication of Margaret Greenham…
Date Range
1967-1989
Reference Code
S1
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Sound recording
Cassette
Reel to reel
Video
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
S 1
Sous-Fonds
S 1
Accession Number
Numerous accessions; list available
Reference Code
S1
GMD
Sound recording
Cassette
Reel to reel
Video
Responsibility
Interviews and recordings were made by Maryalice Harvey Stewart, Elizabeth Rummel, Jon Whyte, E. J. (Ted) Hart, Sue Davies and others.
Date Range
1967-1989
Physical Description
157 sound recordings : audio tape reels and audio tape cassettes. -- 3 video recordings
History / Biographical
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies is a charitable, non-profit organization based in Banff, Alberta, Canada. In 1958, the Wa-Che-Yo-Cha-Pa Foundation, presently the Peter and Catharine Whyte Foundation which operates the Whyte Museum, was founded and endowed by artists Peter and Catharine Whyte. The foundation acts as an agency for collecting and preserving cultural materials of the Canadian Rockies. In 1968, the foundation's building opened at 111 Bear Street, providing accommodation for a regional archives, gallery and public library. Between 1967 and 1983, the Archives department recorded and summarized interviews with local personalities, as well as recording noteworthy meetings and events.
Scope & Content
Fonds includes recordings of interviews, events, broadcasts, meetings, notes, readings and slide shows produced by and for the Archives of the Whyte Museum.
I. Interviews with numerous individuals and groups of individuals. See subject headings for names.
II. Events: dedication of Margaret Greenham Theatre; ceremony re Catharine Robb Whyte adoption in Stoney Tribe; Earth Day programme at Margaret Greenham Theatre; dedication of Mt. Jimmy Simpson; dedication of Edouard Deville historic site; Back to Banff Day, 10th anniversary; Louis Trono 75th birthday.
III. Broadcasts re: Murray Adaskin, George Clutesi, Allan Jarvis, Kootenay River raft trip, Ottawa Ski Club, Helen Shandruk, Siri Strom, Springtime in the Rockies, Village Lake Louise Project, water pollution, Waterton area.
IV. Meetings: Bow Valley Naturalists; National and Provincial Parks Association conference; Indian- Eskimo Conference re George Clutesi.
V. Notes by Maryalice Stewart re: Cyril Fuller, Al Johnston, Maude Kidney, Norman Knight, Ulysses LaCasse.
VI. Readings by: Ray Bagley, Earle Birney, Jon Whyte.
VII. Slide shows: Jon Whyte slide show commentary re Peter and Catharine Whyte.
Name Access
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme
Subject Access
Arts
Community life
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
First nations
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restrictions on access to originals
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
Finding aids and reference tools: electronic series description
selected sound recording summaries and copy recordings
Creator
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme
Category
Arts
Environment
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
First nations
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title is based on nature of collection
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Ada Wilson interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15198
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1969
Reference Code
S1 / 15
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 15
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1969
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Name Access
Becker, Lynnie
Baker-Carr, John
Bax, Gwen
Ball, Vic
Becker, Ruth
Bennett, Russell
Barnett, John "Dad"
Bayne, D.C.
Batchelor, Dudley
Subject Access
Canadian Pacific Railway - Employee
Chateau Lake Louise
Fear Brothers
Kootenay Plains
McDougall Family
Morley
Tabuteau, Fred
Tabuteau, Jim
White, Dave
Whymper, Edward
Wilson, Tom
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Ada Wilson interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15243
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1972
Reference Code
S1 / 67
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 67
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1972
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Name Access
Becker, Lynnie
Baker-Carr, John
Bax, Gwen
Ball, Vic
Becker, Ruth
Bennett, Russell
Barnett, John "Dad"
Bayne, D.C.
Batchelor, Dudley
Subject Access
Canadian Pacific Railway - Employees
Chateau Lake Louise
Fear Brothers
Kootenay Plains
McDougall Family
Morley
Tabuteau, Fred
Tabeteau, Jim
White, Dave
Whymper, Edward
Wilson, Tom
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Alex Calhoun interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15191
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1971
Reference Code
S1 / 8
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 8
Responsibility
Interviewer: Elizabeth Rummel
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1971
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Alpine Club of Canada
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Alex Wylie interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15270
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1974
Reference Code
S1 / 97
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 97
Responsibility
Interviewer: E. J. (Ted) Hart
Date Range
1974
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway - Construction
Grand Truck Pacific Railway - Employee
Hinman, Caroline
Jasper
Outfitters, trail guides and packers
Pack trips
Phillips, Curly
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Alice Harding interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15230
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1970
Reference Code
S1 / 52
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 52
Responsibility
Interviewer: Sue (Coreless) Davies
Date Range
1970
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Chateau Lake Louise
Feuz, Walter
Glacier House
Mount Stephen House
Nakimu Caves
Young, Julia
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Alice Wright interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15235
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1970
Reference Code
S1 / 58
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 58
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1970
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Cabins and shelters
Hargreaves, Ishbel
Hargreaves, Roy
Phillips, Curly
Robson, Mount
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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The art of Peter and Catharine Whyte : [commentary] / Jon Whyte

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15314
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1988
Reference Code
S1 / 152
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 152
Date Range
1988
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Whtye, Cathrine
Whyte, Peter
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Beatrice Lefroy interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15237
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1970
Reference Code
S1 / 61
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 61
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1970
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Banff Zoo
Brady, Fletcher
Buildings - Banff
Forget, Senator
Lefroy, Rob
Painter, Walter S.
Reynolds, Kyte
Saunders, Bryce Johnston
Saunders family
Way, Basil Guy (Rev.)
White, Dr.
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Bernie Schiesser interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15252
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1972 ?
Reference Code
S1 / 77
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 77
Responsibility
Interviewer: Elizabeth Rummel
Date Range
1972 ?
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Bush River Valley
Columbia Icefields
Davies, Jim
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
Less detail

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