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Alberta records of Yellow-billed Cuckoos

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12594
Medium
Library - Periodical
Call Number
P
Responsibility
Jocelyn Hudon and Carita Bergman
Physical Description
p.10-11 : ill
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Birds
Notes
In Nature Alberta, vol.34, no.1 (Spring 2004)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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An annotated list of the avi-fauna of Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue6939
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1969
Author
Seel, Kurt E
Call Number
04.2 Se3
Author
Seel, Kurt E
Published Date
1969
Physical Description
xxxviii, 281p. : ill., map
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Birds
Accession Number
1507
Call Number
04.2 Se3
Collection
Archives Library
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Animals and wildlife, Red Cathcart, other family friends personal photographs

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54988
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs sent to Norman Luxton from various friends, including "Red" [Cathcart?], Eugene LaPorte, Woodworth and Theodora Campbell, the Green family, and Ernest Maunder. Content pertains to Red [Cathcart's?] work transporting oil to mines, and views from his travels in British Co…
Date Range
1933
[1935-1950]
1936
1943
1945
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 354 to 431
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / I / E : Collected material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / E4 : Photography
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 354 to 431
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
1933
[1935-1950]
1936
1943
1945
Physical Description
77 photographs : b&w and col. prints ; 14.5 x 8.5 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs sent to Norman Luxton from various friends, including "Red" [Cathcart?], Eugene LaPorte, Woodworth and Theodora Campbell, the Green family, and Ernest Maunder. Content pertains to Red [Cathcart's?] work transporting oil to mines, and views from his travels in British Columbia and Camp Debert in Nova Scotia; Eugene LaPorte fishing near Lake Ontario; Indigenous communities in Panama [sent by Mr. and Mrs. Campbell]; photos of the Green family [names missing]; photos from a community and nearby forested areas [location and source unknown] with detailed notes on back of related personal memories; Ernest Maunder's model boat hobby; "Dorothy" feeding geese in February 1954 in Inglewood [region in Calgary?]; and photographs of various wildlife by J.H. [Jack?] Munroe.
Notes
Some photographs have annotations on back. Items LUX/I/E4/PA-389 and 397 also have directions and illustrations of property layouts
Name Access
Cathcart, John George (Red)
Luxton, Norman
Campbell, Woodworth
Campbell, Theodora
LaPorte, Eugene
Maunder, Ernest
Subject Access
Artist
Boats
Transportation
Travel
Sports
Hunting
Oil
Natural resources
Model boats
Mines and mineral resources
Immigration and homesteading
Indigenous Peoples
Industry
Recreation
Family and personal life
Cabins and shelters
Animals
Birds
Dogs
Wildlife
Geographic Access
Canada
British Columbia
Alberta
Calgary
Inglewood
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Central America
Panama
Ontario
Lake Ontario
Newfoundland and Labrador
St. John's
Language
English
Conservation
Items stored in mylar and archival envelopes
Related Material
LUX/I/E4/PA-363 related to photographs LUX/I/E4/PA-224 to 285
LUX/I/E4/PA-364 to 374 related to photographs LUX/I/E4/PA-305 to 360 [some of photos in files are duplicates]
LUX/I/E4/PA-399 to 413 related to photographs LUX/I/E4/PA-72 to 114
Category
Arts
Cultural pluralism
First nations
Natural resources
Sports, recreation and leisure
Transportation
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Banff : park of all seasons

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19832
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1980
Author
Downs, Art (ed.)
Publisher
Surrey (B.C.) : Heritage House
Call Number
13.113 B22d Pam c.3
Author
Downs, Art (ed.)
Responsibility
Art Downs
Publisher
Surrey (B.C.) : Heritage House
Published Date
1980
Physical Description
62p. : ill., ports
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Series
Frontier series, 10
Subjects
Accidents
Geddes, Malcolm Daniel
Frank Lloyd Wright Pavilion
Johnston's Canyon
Paley
Skoki
Elk
Tourism
Birds
History
Feuz Ernest
Contents
hot water from the mountain side
Banff today
Wapiti
Bighorn at Banff
Gray Jay - friendly symbol of the wilderness
Notes
"Fred A. Feuz Salmon Arm" with phone number written on front cover in black ink
ISBN
0-919214-10-X
Accession Number
2019.43
Call Number
13.113 B22d Pam c.3
Collection
Archives Library
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1951
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.772
Description
Christmas card sketch, resembling the final version of the 1951 card. Animals gather around Catharine and Peter’s vehicle waiting for Catharine to finish cooking. Peter sits on the roof reading. One of the bears is sitting by a stool with a fork in hand. Near the middle of the bottom edge of the pa…
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Best Wishes Peter
Date
1951
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
21.5 x 28.0 cm
Description
Christmas card sketch, resembling the final version of the 1951 card. Animals gather around Catharine and Peter’s vehicle waiting for Catharine to finish cooking. Peter sits on the roof reading. One of the bears is sitting by a stool with a fork in hand. Near the middle of the bottom edge of the paper it says “BEST WISHES PETER”verso: rectangular box drawn that is blank, that could have been used for another sketch.
Subject
bears
stool
fork
moose
birds
squirrel
rabbit
tree
cooking
pot
woman
man
reading
vehicle
Christmas card
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.772
Images
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Date
1920 – 1940
Material
lacquer; paper
Catalogue Number
104.20.0458 a-i
Description
A tray (a) and eight matching glasses (b-i).a) A gold lacquered rectangular tray decorated with a rooster sitting on a branch with small light blue flowers. b-i) A set of eight cone shaped gold lacquered glasses on stems with round disk bases. Each glass is decorated with a rooster sitting on a br…
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Title
Beverage Set
Date
1920 – 1940
Material
lacquer; paper
Dimensions
15.0 (b-i) cm
Description
A tray (a) and eight matching glasses (b-i).a) A gold lacquered rectangular tray decorated with a rooster sitting on a branch with small light blue flowers. b-i) A set of eight cone shaped gold lacquered glasses on stems with round disk bases. Each glass is decorated with a rooster sitting on a branch with small light blue flowers.
Subject
households
plants
birds
rooster
flowers
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0458 a-i
Images
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Birdfeeding : another viewpoint (part 1 of 2)

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue11606
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Rogers, Jason
Call Number
P
Author
Rogers, Jason
Physical Description
p. 60-64
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Birds
Notes
In Alberta Naturalist, vol.31, no.4 (Winter 2001)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
1967 – 1967
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
107.02.0001
Description
A carved wooden owl sitting on a very rough half-round section of log. The owl is painted dark brown with feather texture on wings, an orange face and breast. The owl has glass eyes. The side of the base is marked with a maker’s mark, “HAL” with letters joined together, and “Bieler 67” in red.
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Title
Bird Figurine
Date
1967 – 1967
Material
wood
Dimensions
10.4; 5.0 (base) x 4.3; 10.0 (base) x 4.8; 9.0 (base) cm
Description
A carved wooden owl sitting on a very rough half-round section of log. The owl is painted dark brown with feather texture on wings, an orange face and breast. The owl has glass eyes. The side of the base is marked with a maker’s mark, “HAL” with letters joined together, and “Bieler 67” in red.
Subject
households
animals, birds
birds, owls
crafts
carving
Hal Bieler
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
107.02.0001
Images
Less detail
Date
1970 – 1970
Material
plaster; skin; metal; wood
Catalogue Number
107.02.0006
Description
A smoothly carved plaster bird (partridge or grouse) with a small leather crest on top of its head and metal legs. The bird has a red head with a white stripe around each eye that extends to encircle the head and neck, dark grey body, white belly and a red stripe under each wing. The bird stands …
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Title
Bird Figurine
Date
1970 – 1970
Material
plaster; skin; metal; wood
Dimensions
8.2; 3.3 (base) x 4.5; 6.5 (base) x 10.8; 6.5 (base) cm
Description
A smoothly carved plaster bird (partridge or grouse) with a small leather crest on top of its head and metal legs. The bird has a red head with a white stripe around each eye that extends to encircle the head and neck, dark grey body, white belly and a red stripe under each wing. The bird stands on a round slice of tree branch or trunk. The bottom marked with a maker’s mark “HAL” joined together and “70.”
Subject
households
animals, birds
crafts
carving
Hal Bieler
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
107.02.0006
Images
Less detail
Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; ceramic
Catalogue Number
107.01.0173 a-g
Description
Set of 7 bird figurines made of wood and painted in bright colours. (a) wooden owl-like bird figurine with red stomach and face, grey wings and back, and yellow eyes. The beak and ears are pointed. (b) wooden bird (1.9 cm x 3.6 cm) figure with green wings, black tail, yellow breast, and black and w…
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Title
Bird Figurine Set
Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; ceramic
Dimensions
3.4 x 1.8 cm
Description
Set of 7 bird figurines made of wood and painted in bright colours. (a) wooden owl-like bird figurine with red stomach and face, grey wings and back, and yellow eyes. The beak and ears are pointed. (b) wooden bird (1.9 cm x 3.6 cm) figure with green wings, black tail, yellow breast, and black and white head. (c) wooden bird (4.2 cm x 3.4 cm) figure with round head and body and long tail. The head is painted green and black with white eyes and an open paper beak. The breast is orange and the feathers are green, black and white. (d) wooden bird (3.5 cm x 3.7 cm) figure with green wings, black tail, yellow breast, and black and white head. (e) wooden bird (4.2 cm x 1.8 cm) figure with round head and body and long tail.The head is painted black and blue with white eyes an an open paper beak. The breast is yellow and the feathers are grey, blue, and white. (f) wooden bird (3.0 cm x 5.0 cm) figure with outstretched wings. The bird is painted red with white and black stripes on the top of its wings and tail, white patches on the bottom of the wings and tail, and a blue circle on its head. (g) wooden bird (4.1 cm x 6.4 cm) figure with orange breast, blue, red, white, and black upper feathers.
Subject
Whyte
sculpture
birds
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
107.01.0173 a-g
Images
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