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Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection

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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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Robert Baptie interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15185
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1971
Reference Code
S1 / 1
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 1
Responsibility
Interviewer: Elizabeth Rummel
Date Range
1971
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Businesses
Columbia Icefield
Exshaw
Films and film making
Legace, Ray
Mount Assiniboine - CPR camp
Sibbald, Hugh
Simpson, Jimmy
Walking Buffalo
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Ray Bagley interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15193
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1967
Reference Code
S1 / 10
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 10
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1967
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Diverty, Marshall
Lacombe, Alberta
Legace, Ray
Poets
Red Deer Area
Rummel, Elizabeth
Skoki Lodge
Indigenous Peoples
Wilson, Tom
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Readings series. -- 1973-1979

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Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Scope & Content
Series consists of recordings of readings by Ray Bagley, Earle Birney and Jon Whyte
Reference Code
S1 / 10, 42, 136
Description Level
3 / Series
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
3 / Series
Series
VI. Readings
Reference Code
S1 / 10, 42, 136
Physical Description
3 sound recordings
Scope & Content
Series consists of recordings of readings by Ray Bagley, Earle Birney and Jon Whyte
Finding Aid
Reference copies and printed summaries are available for most recordings
Related Material
Constitutes Series VI of the Whyte Museum Oral History Programme fonds
Title Source
Title is based on nature of series
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Joyce Cole interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15273
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1973
Reference Code
S1 / 100
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 100
Responsibility
Interviewer: Elizabeth Rummel
Date Range
1973
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Banff National Park - Entrance
Exshaw
Kananaskis Valley
Loder family
Mills, Ike
National parks and reserves - Wardens
Sibbald, Howard
Staple, Annie
Staple, Tom
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Chuck Millar interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15274
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Reference Code
S1 / 101
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 101
Responsibility
Interviewer: Elizabeth Rummel
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Name Access
Bagley, Jim
Bagley, Ray
Bagley, Frances Newbury
Subject Access
Films and film making
Mount Assiniboine Lodge
Outfitters, trail guides and packers
Ranchers and ranching
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Dolly Iverson interview

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Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
S1 / 103
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 103
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Buildings - Banff
Businesses - Banff
Cascade (Dance) Hall
Logging
Schools - Lake Louise
Sibbald, Howard
West family
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Joan Vroom interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15276
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
S1 / 104
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 104
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Bears, Grizzly
Fire lookouts
Log structures
National parks and reserves - Wardens
Vroom, Bill
Warden cabins
Young, Ernie
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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George Camp interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15277
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
S1 / 105
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 105
Responsibility
Interviewer: E. J. (Ted) Hart
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway - Employee
Jasper
Lamb, Jimmy
National parks and reserves - Wardens
Otto Brothers
Phillips, Curly
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Martin Joyce interview

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Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1975
Reference Code
S1 / 106
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 106
Responsibility
Interviewer: E. J. (Ted) Hart
Date Range
1975
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Jasper
Pyramid Mountain Lodge
Ranchers and ranching
Swift, Lewis James
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
Less detail

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