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Date
1918
Material
wood; glass; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
105.02.1049
Description
Mounted, glass covered book case, leather covered book, patterned fabric lined, ivory coloured. Cover has all metal inscriptions: ribbon-shape centre top: "The Alpine Club of Canada",oval insignia 4.6 x 2.8, ram's head and ACC. Single brass letters centered: "Members War Record 1914-1918", copper p…
Title
Book Case
Date
1918
Material
wood; glass; metal; skin
Description
Mounted, glass covered book case, leather covered book, patterned fabric lined, ivory coloured. Cover has all metal inscriptions: ribbon-shape centre top: "The Alpine Club of Canada",oval insignia 4.6 x 2.8, ram's head and ACC. Single brass letters centered: "Members War Record 1914-1918", copper plates each side 12.8 x 5.0 with ice pick and rope. Silver coloured rope over bottom copper plate 9.0 x21.5, centered on this plate a wreath 6.0 x 6.3 with "SIC ITVR AD ASTRA"inside. Mounted on oak base 57.0 x 46.5 c 6.0, glass walls 11.2 x .5 thick. 16.5 long brass rods through corners of glass go through base to tighten withwing nuts.
Subject
institutions
Alpine Club of Canada
ACC
World War I
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 1973
Catalogue Number
105.02.1049
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Date
1908
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
105.02.1052
Description
Wooden plaque, William S Vaux Jr. oak panel 63.5x32.5x3.3 has carved lettering : "This fireplace in memory of William S Vaux Jr. A.C.C. student of glaciers 1887-1908 Born 1872 - Died 1908", wooden pegs each corner, mounted on larger wooden base
Title
Commemorative Plaque
Date
1908
Material
wood
Dimensions
46.2 x 77.6 cm
Description
Wooden plaque, William S Vaux Jr. oak panel 63.5x32.5x3.3 has carved lettering : "This fireplace in memory of William S Vaux Jr. A.C.C. student of glaciers 1887-1908 Born 1872 - Died 1908", wooden pegs each corner, mounted on larger wooden base
Subject
exploration
William S. Vaux Jr
ACC
glaciology
geology
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 1973
Catalogue Number
105.02.1052
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Date
1981
Material
plastic
Catalogue Number
105.02.1155
Description
Grey plastic commemorative plaque with mounting holes each corner. "Construction of this mountain hut was made possible by - Lawrence Grassi Dedicated August 1981"
Title
Commemorative Plaque
Date
1981
Material
plastic
Dimensions
21.6 x 28.0 cm
Description
Grey plastic commemorative plaque with mounting holes each corner. "Construction of this mountain hut was made possible by - Lawrence Grassi Dedicated August 1981"
Subject
Lawrence Grassi
Alpine Club of Canada
ACC
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 1984
Catalogue Number
105.02.1155
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Date
1900 – 1930
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
108.04.1028 a-i
Description
Various woods and axe heads, some with name plates. (a) 96.0x27.0, A.O. Wheeler (b) 103.8x28.5, Mrs. Arthur O. Wheeler (c) 99.0x26.9 Benjamin Frank Seaver A.C.C. (d) 95.7x28.8 A.H. MacC (e) 95.8x23.4 H.E. Sampson (f) 110.7x30.5 GHR Kaufman (g) 114.5x26.0 C.E.F. (h) 91.5x25.0 C.P.R. (i) 85.5x26.7 A…
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Title
Ice Axe
Date
1900 – 1930
Material
wood; metal
Description
Various woods and axe heads, some with name plates. (a) 96.0x27.0, A.O. Wheeler (b) 103.8x28.5, Mrs. Arthur O. Wheeler (c) 99.0x26.9 Benjamin Frank Seaver A.C.C. (d) 95.7x28.8 A.H. MacC (e) 95.8x23.4 H.E. Sampson (f) 110.7x30.5 GHR Kaufman (g) 114.5x26.0 C.E.F. (h) 91.5x25.0 C.P.R. (i) 85.5x26.7 Arthur Beale.
Subject
sports
climbing
ACC
Alpine Club of Canada
A.O. Wheeler
guides
JHR Kaufman
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 1973
Catalogue Number
108.04.1028 a-i
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Membership Pin Collection

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Date
1930 – 1960
Material
metal; antler
Catalogue Number
105.02.1054 a-k
Title
Membership Pin Collection
Date
1930 – 1960
Material
metal; antler
Subject
Lillian Gest
Skyline Hikers
ACC
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies
Alpine Club of Canada
Credit
Gift of Lillian Gest, Philadelphia, USA, 1986
Catalogue Number
105.02.1054 a-k
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Date
1914
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.43.1009
Description
A printing plate for the "Alpine Club of Canada Yoho Camp 1914". Various shapes of pictures of mountains and people with the Club's logo bottom corner.
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Title
Printing Plate
Date
1914
Material
metal
Dimensions
22.5 x 30.4 cm
Description
A printing plate for the "Alpine Club of Canada Yoho Camp 1914". Various shapes of pictures of mountains and people with the Club's logo bottom corner.
Subject
Alpine Club of Canada
ACC
climbing
lodges and camps
Credit
Gift of Glenbow Museum, Calgary, 1984
Catalogue Number
104.43.1009
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Date
1948 – 1986
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1099
Description
Capped copper tube, Mount Hungabee, 1.5 mm thick copper tube, caps 3.2 long, one soldered to tube. Some lightning damage,"ACC" stamped on cap.
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Title
Summit Canister
Date
1948 – 1986
Material
metal
Dimensions
18.0 cm
Description
Capped copper tube, Mount Hungabee, 1.5 mm thick copper tube, caps 3.2 long, one soldered to tube. Some lightning damage,"ACC" stamped on cap.
Subject
sports
climbing
Mount Hungabee
ACC
Credit
Gift of Allan Kane, Calgary, 1986
Catalogue Number
105.02.1099
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Date
1964 – 1983
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1107
Description
Copper pipe with closed ends used as a canister. Copper pipe forming body of canister has many marks from trying to remove loose end forming the lid. Other end piece has been soldered on. Each of the two end pieces has "Emco" stamped on them and removable end has A.C.C. stamped on top.
Title
Summit Canister
Date
1964 – 1983
Material
metal
Dimensions
16.8 cm
Description
Copper pipe with closed ends used as a canister. Copper pipe forming body of canister has many marks from trying to remove loose end forming the lid. Other end piece has been soldered on. Each of the two end pieces has "Emco" stamped on them and removable end has A.C.C. stamped on top.
Subject
ACC
Alpine Club of Canada
sports
climbing
Mount Joffre
Credit
Gift of George Field, Canmore, 1984
Catalogue Number
105.02.1107
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Summit tales : early adventures in the Canadian Rockies

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2005
Author
Pole, Graeme
Publisher
Canmore : Altitude Publishing
Call Number
01.4 P75s
Author
Pole, Graeme
Publisher
Canmore : Altitude Publishing
Published Date
2005
Physical Description
112p. ill., maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Alpine Club of Canada
Brown, Mount
Expedition, ACC-Smithsonian
Expedition, Ostheimer
Hooker, Mount
Mountain guides
Outfitters, trail guides, packers
Photography
Notes
Topics include: phototopography, mountaineers (Gertrude Benham, A.P. Coleman, J. Norman Collie, Charles Fay, W.O. Field, Jean Habel, George Kinney, James Outram, Hugh Stutfield, Charles Thompson, J. Monroe Thorington, Arthur Oliver Wheeler, Edward Whymper, and Walter Wilcox)
ISBN
1 55153 937 3
Accession Number
7584 (2 copies - 1 in reference room)
7899
Call Number
01.4 P75s
Collection
Archives Library
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