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Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 3.5 cm of handwritten and typed correspondence, 21.5 x 27.5 cm or smaller. File pertains to letters sent by Mrs. Helen Brett to Leette Wardle from 1935-1944. The letters mostly document the progress of the Wardles payment for a lease that they had with Mrs. Brett, but also includes…
Date Range
1935-1965
1935-1944
1939
1965
Reference Code
M521 / II / B / 4-5
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Private record
Newspaper clipping
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M521 / V75
Series
M521 / II : Wardle Family
Sous-Fonds
M521
Sub-Series
M521 / II / B : Correspondence
Accession Number
7504
Reference Code
M521 / II / B / 4-5
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Private record
Newspaper clipping
Date Range
1935-1965
1935-1944
1939
1965
Physical Description
3.5 cm of textual records (21.5 x 27.5 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of 3.5 cm of handwritten and typed correspondence, 21.5 x 27.5 cm or smaller. File pertains to letters sent by Mrs. Helen Brett to Leette Wardle from 1935-1944. The letters mostly document the progress of the Wardles payment for a lease that they had with Mrs. Brett, but also includes local town gossip (including drama with Dr. Dean Robinson) and musings regarding the progress of the war (World War II). File also includes obituaries in the Banff Crag and Canyon for Helen Brett.
Notes
Helen Brett was married to Dr. Harry Brett, son of the founder of the Brett Sanitarium.
Name Access
Brett, Helen
Robinson, Dean
Subject Access
Personal and Family Life
Women
World War II
Banff Crag and Canyon
Leases
Community life
Geographic Access
Banff
Banff National Park
Alberta
Canada
Language
English
Creator
Brett, Helen
Robinson, Dean
Category
Communications
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Helen (Fulmer) Wells scrapbook

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions5904
Part Of
Helen Fulmer Wells fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook containing a broad selection of clippings, photographs and notes pertaining to the history of Banff, including development, events, buildings and personalities. Material pertains to the period between ca.1890 and ca.1970
Date Range
[ca. 1950-1970]
Reference Code
M480 / 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Scrapbook
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Part Of
Helen Fulmer Wells fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M480 / V675
Series
I. Textual records
Sous-Fonds
M480
Accession Number
3881
Reference Code
M480 / 1
GMD
Scrapbook
Responsibility
Extensive annotation by Helen Wells and Sylvia Vosburgh
Date Range
[ca. 1950-1970]
Physical Description
10 cm of textual records (190 pages ; 30.5 x 37 cm)
History / Biographical
See fonds level description.
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook containing a broad selection of clippings, photographs and notes pertaining to the history of Banff, including development, events, buildings and personalities. Material pertains to the period between ca.1890 and ca.1970
Name Access
Wells, Helen Fulmer
Peyto, Bill
Luxton, Norman
Luxton, Eleanor
Liddell, Ken
Lonsdale, Tom
Phillips, Walter J.
Simpson, Jimmy, Jr.
Subject Access
Anniversary
Architecture
Art
Banff Crag and Canyon
Banff Indian Days
Bridges
Buildings and facilities
Community events
Community life
Events
Family and personal life
History
Hotels
Indigenous Peoples
Mountaineers
Newspaper
Obituary
Oldtimers
The Albertan
Townsite development
Geographic Access
Banff
Bankhead
Bow Lake
Lake Minnewanka
Bow Valley
Banff National Park
Alberta
Canada
Language
English
Title Source
Title supplied by Sylvia Vosburgh, daughter of Helen Wells and written on outside cover
Processing Status
Processed
Electronic Resources
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Letterpress Printing Plate

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Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
104.43.1020 a-j
Description
(a) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of the head of an elk above a floral wreath and the letters “B.P.O.E” which are split in the middle with a clock. (b) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a circular logo that has the letters “BT Co.…
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Title
Letterpress Printing Plate
Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood
Dimensions
2.0 x 2.0 x 2.0 cm
Description
(a) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of the head of an elk above a floral wreath and the letters “B.P.O.E” which are split in the middle with a clock. (b) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a circular logo that has the letters “BT Co.” The B and T are the largest, with the C going through the bottom part of the B and the T, and a small O after the C. 2.3 x 1.5 x 1.5(c) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a man on skis going downhill with a large bag on his back and two poles. 2.7 x 1.5 x 2.3(d) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with the head of a man in a headdress looking to the side depicted on it. 3.0 x 2.0 x 2.5(e) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a 5-edged star containing a different symbol in each edge as well as 5 symbols on the inside of the star in triangles. 3.0 x 2.0 x 3.0(f) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a design of two thick arrows facing either direction and a T shaped design between those. 2.0 x 1.0 x 1.0(g) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with the Alberta provincial shield of arms as the stamp. 2.0 x 2.2 x 1.5(h) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a crest of some sort that looks to be in the shape of a buffalo head (horns on either side) with writing in the center and at the top of the “head” or crest. 1.7 x 2.2 x 2.0(i) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a stamp of a handwritten signature. 1.0 x 3.7 x 3.7(j) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a triangular-shaped stamp that comes to a point at the top and goes down to two ends that do not connect at the bottom, instead there is an upside down open triangle shape. In the center is the letter “g” surrounded by lines. 1.7 x 2.0 x 2.0
Subject
Banff Crag and Canyon
printing press
media
newspaper
advertising
Credit
Gift of Margaret Nicks, Canmore, 2020
Catalogue Number
104.43.1020 a-j
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Letterpress Printing Plate

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Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
104.43.1021 a-d
Description
(a) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a “welcome” sign that is hanging on a post. (b) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a man running, and holding a newspaper in one hand that reads “EXTRA” and a stack of papers in th…
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Title
Letterpress Printing Plate
Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood
Dimensions
2.0 x 2.3 x 2.3 cm
Description
(a) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a “welcome” sign that is hanging on a post. (b) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a man running, and holding a newspaper in one hand that reads “EXTRA” and a stack of papers in the other hand. The man is yelling. 3.3 x 2.0 x 3.0(c) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a ying-yang symbol. 2.0 x 1.7 x 1.7 (d) metal letterpress printing plate mounted on wood block with a depiction of a regal figure with a decorative coat, holding a chalice, and wearing a crown. The man is waving with the other hand. 8.3 x 2.0 x 5.5
Subject
Banff Crag and Canyon
printing press
media
newspaper
advertising
Credit
Gift of Margaret Nicks, Canmore, 2020
Catalogue Number
104.43.1021 a-d
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Letterpress Printing Plate

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact104.43.1022%20a-e
Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
104.43.1022 a-e
Description
(a) metal printing plate on plastic with a depiction of a hand with the index finger pointed out to the side and the thumb pointed upwards.(b) metal printing plate mounted on wood block. Printing plate has come off the wood block and is being stored in a plastic zip lock bag. The printing plate is …
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Title
Letterpress Printing Plate
Date
n.d.
Material
metal; wood
Dimensions
2.6 x 2.0 cm
Description
(a) metal printing plate on plastic with a depiction of a hand with the index finger pointed out to the side and the thumb pointed upwards.(b) metal printing plate mounted on wood block. Printing plate has come off the wood block and is being stored in a plastic zip lock bag. The printing plate is of a maple leaf with “SENIOR” written beneath it and a “S” design in then center of the leaf. 2.0 x 1.0 x 1.3 (measurements of wood block)(c) metal printing plate mounted on a wood block with a large arrow. 2.2 x 1.5 x 3.0 (d, e) metal printing plate (e) that was previously mounted on a wood block (d.) The printing plate (e) reads “Alpine SKATE HOUSE LICENSED”
Subject
Banff Crag and Canyon
printing press
media
newspaper
advertising
stamp
Credit
Gift of Margaret Nicks, Canmore, 2020
Catalogue Number
104.43.1022 a-e
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Letterpress Printing Plate

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact104.43.1023%20a-z
Date
n.d.
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.43.1023 a-z
Description
(a) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Canadian Icefield Chalet” (b) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Canadian Icefield Chalet” 2.0 x 0.5 x 8.5(c) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “prietor”s employee with owner’s consent.” 2.2 x 0.4 x 5.5(d) a m…
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Title
Letterpress Printing Plate
Date
n.d.
Material
metal
Dimensions
2.0 x 0.5 x 8.5 cm
Description
(a) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Canadian Icefield Chalet” (b) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Canadian Icefield Chalet” 2.0 x 0.5 x 8.5(c) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “prietor”s employee with owner’s consent.” 2.2 x 0.4 x 5.5(d) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “762-3356” 2.2 x 0.5 x 3.7(e) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Cashier..........................................” 2.4 x 0.3 x 5.4(f) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “INN” 2.2 x 0.5 x 3.0(g) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Box 658 BANFF, ALBERTA” 2.0 x 0.5 x 3.0 (h) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “at the Lower Terminal of the Gondola Lift” 2.0 x 0.3 x 7.5 (i) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “ance of this reciept.” most likely the second stamp for one sentence 2.0 x 0.5 x 5.5 (j) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “COMMITTEE ON THE WORK - CHAIRMAN Bro. T. F.” 2.3 x 0.5 x 7.5 (k) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “ance of this reciept.” most likely the second part of a sentence 2.0 x 0.5 x 6.7 (l) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Conditions above operative on accept-” 2.3 x 0.5 x 6.8(m) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads ““prietor”s employee with owner’s consent.” 2.2 x 0.4 x 6.8(n) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Conditions above operative on accept-” 2.3 x 0.5 x 5.4(o) a metal printing plate on a metal block that reads “Remittance # ................................” 2.3 x 0.3 x 5.5(p) a metal block 2.0 x 0.2 x 12.1(q) a metal block 2.0 x .01 x 12.1(r) a metal block 1.8 x 0.2 x 9.5 (s) a metal block 2.0 x 0.2 x 6.6(t) a metal block 2.0 x 0.2 x 12.1 (u) a metal block 2.0 x 0.1 x 2.1(v) a metal block 2.0 x 0.3 x 4.0(w) a metal block 2.0 x 0.3 x 3.0 (x) a metal block 2.0 x 0.1 x 3.0(y) a metal block 2.0 x 0.1 x 3.0(z) a metal block with a cutout on the top that is divided into two sections 1.5 x 1.0 x 2.5
Subject
Banff Crag and Canyon
printing press
media
stamp
newspaper
advertising
Credit
Gift of Margaret Nicks, Canmore, 2020
Catalogue Number
104.43.1023 a-z
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Miscellaneous Records

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54639
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 17 cm of textual records, 34 x 44 cm or smaller. File pertains to an assortment of personal recordkeeping records and contains textual records, correspondence, photograph prints, and newspaper clippings. File documents various purchases and sales (Canmore, Alberta and Sidney, Briti…
Date Range
1934-2002
Reference Code
M521 / I / B / 24-38
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Newspaper clipping
Private record
Published record
Textual record
Photograph print
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M521 / V75
Series
M521 / I : Dorothy Wardle Personal Papers
Sous-Fonds
M521
Sub-Series
M521 / I / B : Personal Recordkeeping
Accession Number
7504
Reference Code
M521 / I / B / 24-38
GMD
Newspaper clipping
Private record
Published record
Textual record
Photograph print
Date Range
1934-2002
Physical Description
17 cm of textual records (34 x 44 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of 17 cm of textual records, 34 x 44 cm or smaller. File pertains to an assortment of personal recordkeeping records and contains textual records, correspondence, photograph prints, and newspaper clippings. File documents various purchases and sales (Canmore, Alberta and Sidney, British Columbia, mainly 1985-1986 and 1991-1995), property sales (Banff and Calgary, Alberta, 1972, and a photocopy of the original lease for the Wardle's property in Banff on Muskrat Street, 1921), Dorothy's work and membership with the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies (1991-2001), art sales and appraisals (mainly Carl Rungius, 1977-2001), health and dental records detailing Dorothy's medical history (mainly 1994-2001, but goes back to 1934), a trip to Canmore (Banff Right to Reside (1984), subscriptions and miscellaneous records (including Dorothy's address book; poetry by her father, James Morey Wardle; Dorothy's passport from 1991-1996; various art collector catalogues such as Sotheby's; and commemorative coins), and Sheila Iris (S.I.) Ritchie's personal records (includes birth record from 1927 and death record from 1990).
Notes
Poetry by James Morey (J.M.) Wardle can be found in folder 34 under "miscellaneous."
Sheila Iris Ritchie was Dorothy's long-term housemate and close friend. Dorothy served as the executor of Sheila's will.
Dorothy's SIN card was originally included but has since been discarded for privacy concerns.
Photocopies of the original lease for the property on Muskrat Street were taken from Parks Canada microfiche records in 1993.
Name Access
Wardle, Dorothy
Wardle, James M.
Hart, E. J. (Ted)
Rungius, Carl
Oxborough, Dorothy
Whyte, Jon
Subject Access
Crag and Canyon newspaper
Calgary Herald
Art
Artist
Banff
Banff Crag and Canyon
Leases
Legal and Financial
Mineral Springs Hospital
Museums
Newspaper
Obituary
Park policy
Parks Canada
Personal and Family Life
Property
Records
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies
Women
Homestead Hotel
Travel
Geographic Access
Alberta
Banff
Canada
Sidney
Victoria
British Columbia
Canmore
Calgary
Access Restrictions
Access may be restricted. Specifically for records pertaining to personal health information and other personal information.
Please speak to the Archivist for access to folders: M521 / I / B / 28-31 and M521 / I / B / 34-36.
Language
English
Conservation
Some records still have tape on them. May present conservation issues in the future.
Acid-free archival paper used sporadically interwoven between records and newspaper clippings.
Creator
Wardle, Dorothy
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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(Miss) Alice G. Fulmer's scrapbook

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions17826
Part Of
Alice Fulmer fonds
Scope & Content
Scrapbook pertains to early Banff history and personalities; includes Walter P. Fulmer's papers
Date Range
1833-1969
Reference Code
M70
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Scrapbook
  1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Alice Fulmer fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M70 / V217
Sous-Fonds
M70
Accession Number
2416
Reference Code
M70
GMD
Scrapbook
Responsibility
Alice Fulmer
Date Range
1833-1969
Physical Description
.
History / Biographical
See fonds level description
Scope & Content
Scrapbook pertains to early Banff history and personalities; includes Walter P. Fulmer's papers
Name Access
Alice G. Fulmer
Subject Access
Newspaper
Accidents
Activities
Banff
Banff Crag and Canyon
Communities
Community events
Community life
Skiing
Sports
Sports and leisure
Exploration
Discovery and travel
Winter sports
Trains
Tourism
Townsite development
Geographic Access
Banff
Banff National Park
Alberta
Canada
Access Restrictions
Access restricted - fragile. Use photocopy
Language
English
Related Material
Related in part to Helen Fulmer Wells fonds (M480/V675)
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Oversize “C” Automobiles / Banff - History / Bears, Grizzly / / Boorne and May (photographers) / Bridges - Banff / Buildings - Banff (Banff Avenue, Bear Street, Buffalo Street, Caribou Street, Lynx Street) / Cascade Scenic Railway Co. / Cave and Basin / Kananaskis Dude Ranch / Morley Trading Store / Mount Royal Hotel / Newspapers and magazines / North West Mounted Police / Photographers / Post office, Banff / Restaurants, tea rooms, etc. / Schools - Banff / Silver City / Skiing - History Personalities include: Astley, Lizzie Ida / Bagley, (Major) Fred / Barnes, Elliott Chapple / Beattie, Francis / Benham, Gertrude / Brett, Harry / Brett, Robert Earle / Brett, Robert George / Brett family / Brewster, Fred / Brewster, Jack Walker / Brewster, James I. / Brewster, John / Brewster family / Campbell, Robert E. / Christmas, (Rev.) F. / Connor, Ralph / Deacon, Thomas R. / Fear, William H. / Fidler, John J. / Fulmer, Minnie Christina / Fulmer, Walter P. / Galletly, D. D. / Hogbin, George H. / Leroy, Charles / Locke, John / Luxton, Norman / McCardell, William / McDougall, David / McDougall, (Mrs.) David / English, Thomas F. / Fear, William H. / Johnson, Gustaf / Lindsay, (Dr.) N. J. / Lipsett, John C. / Mather, Margaret / McCardell, William H. / Moffatt, Charles W. / Paris, Ida / Ricks, Frank / Rundle, Robert Terrill / Schaffer, Mary T. S. / Sibbald, Andrew S. / Smith, Joe / Stocks, John / Unwin, Ethel / Unwin, Sid / Walker, John White, Dave, Sr. / Warren, William / Woodworth, Ben
Processing Status
Processed
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Part Of
Jimmy Simpson family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings regarding Banff, Cascade of Times gardens, Banff history, events, personalities, also includes articles on wildlife and wildlife management, etc. Includes clippings from Banff Crag & Canyon, Calgary Herald, The Albertan, Toronto Star, etc.
Date Range
1931-1940
Reference Code
M78 / 270
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Scrapbook
Textual record
  1 image     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Jimmy Simpson family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M78 / S16 / V577
Sous-Fonds
M78
Sub-Series
II / C / 3 Simpson family papers: Other
Accession Number
.
Reference Code
M78 / 270
GMD
Scrapbook
Textual record
Date Range
1931-1940
Physical Description
8cm of textual records (272 pages ; 30 x 36.5 cm)
History / Biographical
See fonds level description.
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings regarding Banff, Cascade of Times gardens, Banff history, events, personalities, also includes articles on wildlife and wildlife management, etc. Includes clippings from Banff Crag & Canyon, Calgary Herald, The Albertan, Toronto Star, etc.
Name Access
Simson, Jimmy
Subject Access
Activities
Administration
Advertising
Animals
Animal Paddock
Architecture
Banff
Banff Crag and Canyon
Banff Indian Days
Banff Jasper Highway
Buildings and facilities
Businesses
Cave and Basin
Commerce and industry
Community events
Community life
Construction
Crag and Canyon newspaper
Environment and Nature
Government
Journalism
Mineral Springs Hospital
Natural resources
Newspaper
Parks Canada
Parks
Public entertainment
Public events
Provincial parks and reserves
The Albertan
Tourism
Wildlife
Geographic Access
Banff
Lake Louise
Laggan
Bankhead
Anthracite
Canmore
Calgary
Golden
Banff National Park
Yoho National Park
Alberta
British Columbia
Canada
Language
English
Title Source
Title written on cover
Processing Status
Processed
Electronic Resources
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Part Of
Robert J. McGuinness fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 3 newspaper article clippings: The Albertan, Tuesday October 17, 1950 (H38.5 x W10.5 cm) Banff Crag and Canyon, Wednesday May 18, 1960 (H28 x W38 cm, folded) Western Catholic Reporter, August 21, 1978 (H42 x W29 cm) Articles document: the wedding service of the niece of Father McGu…
Date Range
1950-1978
Reference Code
M460 / I / B / 3-5
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Newspaper clipping
Part Of
Robert J. McGuinness fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M460
Series
M460 / I / : St. Mary's Parish
Sous-Fonds
M460
Sub-Series
M460 / I / B : Newspaper Clippings
Accession Number
2018.9000
Reference Code
M460 / I / B / 3-5
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Newspaper clipping
Date Range
1950-1978
Physical Description
0.05 cm of textual records (3 pages ; 29 x 42 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of 3 newspaper article clippings:
The Albertan, Tuesday October 17, 1950 (H38.5 x W10.5 cm)
Banff Crag and Canyon, Wednesday May 18, 1960 (H28 x W38 cm, folded)
Western Catholic Reporter, August 21, 1978 (H42 x W29 cm)
Articles document: the wedding service of the niece of Father McGuinness, which he officiated; the visit of Governor-General Georges Vanier and wife to Banff, who attended Mass at St. Mary's Parish and is photographed with Father McGuinness; and, the unveiling of a memorial plaque for Father McGuinness' contributions to St. Mary's Parish.
Notes
Each article is annotated (unknown by whom)
Name Access
McGuinness, Robert J.
Subject Access
Banff
Banff Crag and Canyon
Banff National Park
Buildings
Churches
Community life
Marriage
Memorial
Newspaper
Religions
St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church
Professional and Personal Life
The Albertan
Western Catholic Reporter
Government
Geographic Access
Alberta
Banff
Banff National Park
Canada
Language
English
Category
Government
Religions
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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