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1723 Copy of ‘A Life of Mahomet’ Possibly Morant’s (?) and Japanese Stamp Collection

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54220
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 books; one 18th century, one 20th century stamp book. Includes 1723 copy of ‘A Life of Mahomet’ by Humphrey Prideaux; missing front/back covers, replaced with plain brown paper covers. Handwritten title ‘Mahomet’ written on front cover and side binding in different handwritings; …
Date Range
1723
[ca. 1900 - ca. 1920]
[ca. 1920 - ca. 1940]
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1960]
Reference Code
M300 / III / D / 5 / 91 and 95
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / V500 / S20
Sous-Fonds
M300
Sub-Series
M300 / III / D / 5 : Personal Interest and Gifts
Accession Number
Unknown
Reference Code
M300 / III / D / 5 / 91 and 95
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Responsibility
Nicholas Morant (?), Nicholas Morant
Date Range
1723
[ca. 1900 - ca. 1920]
[ca. 1920 - ca. 1940]
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1960]
Physical Description
2 books (1 published, 1 stamp book)
History / Biographical
Humphrey Prideaux (1648-1724) was born in Cornwall and eventually became a Doctor of Divinity. Prideaux was an author of multiple textual works pertaining to faith and particularly Christianity. He was the Dean of Norwich from 1702 until his death in 1724.
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 books; one 18th century, one 20th century stamp book. Includes 1723 copy of ‘A Life of Mahomet’ by Humphrey Prideaux; missing front/back covers, replaced with plain brown paper covers. Handwritten title ‘Mahomet’ written on front cover and side binding in different handwritings; front believed to be by Nicholas Morant (?), side unknown. Also includes book of Japanese stamps collected by Nicholas Morant; many not dated, various designs and sizes, annotated on covers with Nicholas Morant's personal ink stamp.
Storage Range
In file box M300 / III / D / 5 / 75 to M300 / III / D / 5 / 91
Subject Access
Religion
Biography
Stamps
Postage
Geographic Access
England
Japan
Canada
Access Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified owner(s).
Reproduction Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified owner(s).
Language
English
Conservation
'Mahomet' book must be stored with protective barrier to prevent further damage (i.e. acid-free paper).
Creator
Humphrey Prideaux, Nicholas Morant
Biographical Source Notes
https://www.ccel.org/ccel/prideaux
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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A 2005 centennial addendum to the 1993 publication "pioneer families of Southern Alberta"

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19930
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2005
Author
Southern Alberta Pioneers and Their Descendants
Publisher
[Calgary] : Southern Alberta Pioneers and Their Descendents
Call Number
08.2 So8a
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Author
Southern Alberta Pioneers and Their Descendants
Responsibility
Southern Alberta Pioneers and Their Descendants
Publisher
[Calgary] : Southern Alberta Pioneers and Their Descendents
Published Date
2005
Physical Description
94 p. ; illus.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
History of Alberta
History
Biography
Pioneer life
Abstract
Pertains to the "Pioneer Families of Southern Alberta" publication compiled in 1995 - addendum for centennial with additional biographical information
Contents
Ascheson to Astley
Baille to Byers
Callaway to Cyr
Dalgleish to Dyke
Earl to Ewell
Faiery to Fullerton
Gaetz to Gunn
Haines to Hutchison
Ilugason to Irvine
Jack to Jukes
Kauntz to Kountz
Lacombe to Lyndon
MacDonald to Myers
Naessens to Norrish
O'Brien to Owens
Pace to Pullar
Quail
Ramsay to Ruers
Sample sto Sweinhurt
Talbot to Tyson
Vanwart to Vincent
Wakeford to Wright
York to Yuill
Zanoni
Illustrations - photos prepared by Robert (Bud) Vine
Notes
Addendum to 08.2 So8p
Accession Number
2019.68
Call Number
08.2 So8a
Collection
Archives Library
URL Notes
Website for Southern Alberta Pioneers and their Descendants
Websites
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Above the clouds : the diaries of a high-altitude mountaineer

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12633
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2001
Author
Boukreev, Anatoli
Publisher
New York : St. Martin's
Call Number
01.1 B66a
Author
Boukreev, Anatoli
Publisher
New York : St. Martin's
Published Date
2001
Physical Description
240p. : col. ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Notes
Winner of 2002 Jon Whyte Award for Mountain Literature
ISBN
0312269706
Accession Number
37000
Call Number
01.1 B66a
Collection
Archives Library
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Adventurers & settlers : Golden families : they came before 1920 : they stayed

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13792
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2008
Author
Palumbo, Colleen
Publisher
Golden, B.C. : Kicking Horse Culture
Call Number
08.3 G56p
Author
Palumbo, Colleen
Responsibility
created by Colleen Palumbo, William Pitcher, Bill Usher
Publisher
Golden, B.C. : Kicking Horse Culture
Published Date
2008
Physical Description
55 p. : ill. (some col.), map, ports
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Golden, B.C
Notes
Exhibition catalogue of Adventurers and Settlers 2007 exhibition at Art Gallery of Golden. Families highlighted: Alfano, Palumbo, King, Bergenham, Deakin, Drown, Habart, Feuz, Jacobson, Henderson, Johnson, Lotosky, Piggot, Thorson, Van Hoepen, Richards, Nattrass, Vaughan, Soles, Blysak, McCaull, Braisher, Franson, Rauch
Accession Number
50500 2009-11-30
Call Number
08.3 G56p
Collection
Archives Library
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The adventures of Will Gadd Inc

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13230
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Randolph, Mike
Call Number
P
Author
Randolph, Mike
Physical Description
p.68-73, 84-89 : ill., port
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Biography
Mountaineers, Canadian
Notes
In Explore, iss. 142 (Winter 2006)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Agatha Christie : an autobiography

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12721
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1977
Author
Christie, Agatha Miller, Dame
Publisher
New York : Dodd, Mead & Company
Call Number
05 C46a
Author
Christie, Agatha Miller, Dame
Publisher
New York : Dodd, Mead & Company
Published Date
1977
Physical Description
529p : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Hot springs
Notes
Includes description of Agatha Christie's round the world trip with her husband Archie, which included Lake Louise and Banff (plate 13, p.291)
Accession Number
7504
Call Number
05 C46a
Collection
Archives Library
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Alberta miners : a tribute

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue5719
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1993
Author
Chrismas, Lawrence
Publisher
Calgary : Cambria
Call Number
03.6 C46 oversize c.1
03.6 C46 oversize c.2
Author
Chrismas, Lawrence
Responsibility
photography and text by Lawrence Chrismas
foreword by Thomas H. Patching
produced in collaboration with the Alberta Chamber of Resources
Publisher
Calgary : Cambria
Published Date
1993
Physical Description
224p. : ports., maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Coal and coal mines
Photography
Portraits
Notes
Bibliography and index
ISBN
0-9697023-0-2
Accession Number
26000
copy 2 from unknown source (possibly Museum Shop?) in 2006/07
Call Number
03.6 C46 oversize c.1
03.6 C46 oversize c.2
Collection
Archives Library
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Alberta originals : stories of Albertans who made a difference

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue11710
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2001
Author
Brennan, Brian
Publisher
Calgary : Fifth House
Call Number
08.2 Al1bren
Author
Brennan, Brian
Publisher
Calgary : Fifth House
Published Date
2001
Physical Description
216 p. : port
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Notes
Includes bibliographic references and index. -- Partial contents include Max Bell, Annora Brown, Bruno Engler, Elizabeth Sterling Haynes, Joe Kryczka, Lizzie Rummel, Ralph Scurfield, Catharine Robb Whyte
Accession Number
1-894004-76-0
Call Number
08.2 Al1bren
Collection
Archives Library
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Alberta's local histories in the Historical Resources Library

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12388
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1979
Publisher
Edmonton : The Library
Call Number
R 08.1 Al1a
Responsibility
foreword by Jo Toon, Librarian
Publisher
Edmonton : The Library
Published Date
1979
Physical Description
64, 17, 6, 2 p
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Directories
Notes
Earlier volumes titled: " Who's who and why"
Accession Number
721
Call Number
R 08.1 Al1a
Collection
Archives Library
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Author
Livingstone, Roxanne
Call Number
01.4 L82l Pam
Author
Livingstone, Roxanne
Physical Description
p.8-9 : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Logan, Mount
Mountaineers
Sudrich, Rudy
Notes
In Western People, August 24, 2000.
Call Number
01.4 L82l Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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