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Anthracite breaker of the Pacific Coal Company, Limited, Bankhead

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue7355
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Author
Stockett, Lewis
Call Number
03.6 St6 Pam
Author
Stockett, Lewis
Responsibility
by Lewis Stockett and B.R. Warden
Physical Description
p.261-272 : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Chinese
Notes
From a publication of Canadian Mining Institute, 1904-1924
Accession Number
21500
Call Number
03.6 St6 Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Banff Springs magic

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue8114
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1978
Author
Paterson, Pat
Call Number
08.5 P27 Pam
Author
Paterson, Pat
Published Date
1978
Physical Description
p.18-22 : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Automobiles
Chinese
Notes
In Alberta Motorist, vol.20, no.3
Accession Number
3066
Call Number
08.5 P27 Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
n.d.
Material
beans; beads
Catalogue Number
103.01.0237
Description
A simple single strand necklace made of greyish-white, red, and brown beads/beans. Pattern is 3 white, 1 red, 3 white, 1 large brown.
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Title
Beaded Necklace
Date
n.d.
Material
beans; beads
Dimensions
3.0 x 32.0 cm
Description
A simple single strand necklace made of greyish-white, red, and brown beads/beans. Pattern is 3 white, 1 red, 3 white, 1 large brown.
Subject
Whyte home
beads
beadwork
beans
Chinese
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.01.0237
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Blood and iron : building the railway

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13891
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2010
Author
Yee, Paul
Publisher
Toronto, ON Scholastic Canada
Call Number
05.2 Ye3b
Author
Yee, Paul
Responsibility
by Paul Yee
Publisher
Toronto, ON Scholastic Canada
Published Date
2010
Physical Description
233 p. : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Series
I am Canada
Subjects
Canadian Pacific Railway
Chinese
Ethnic groups
Juvenile literature
Notes
Cover title: Blood and iron : building the railway, Lee Heen-gwong British Columbia, 1882. Pertains to fictional child's experiences working on the building of the CPR. Includes bibliographical references: p. 231
ISBN
9780545985932
Accession Number
60000 2010-12-17
Call Number
05.2 Ye3b
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
1920 – 1932
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0380 a-e
Description
Five octagonal bowls with green coloured interiors. Roughly made, all decorated with a very careless hand, colours run over borders, etc. All bottom rims are painted in red linear designs. (a) decorated with yellow rectangles outlined in yellow, an indecipherable hand painted stamp on bottom of…
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Title
Bowl Set
Date
1920 – 1932
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
4.5 x 15.6 cm
Description
Five octagonal bowls with green coloured interiors. Roughly made, all decorated with a very careless hand, colours run over borders, etc. All bottom rims are painted in red linear designs. (a) decorated with yellow rectangles outlined in yellow, an indecipherable hand painted stamp on bottom of base. (b) base bottom is green, sides are illustrated with multi coloured abstract flowers. Upper rim is green outlined with a shakey black scalloped line. (c) sides have a roughly drawn chicken eating and three with large flowers on a white background, bottom of base is green. (d) sides are yellow with child like flowers and clouds outlined in brown, base is green. (e) similar to (a), decorated with yellow rectangles outlined in red. Stamp on bottom is indecipherable.
Subject
households
decorative
Chinese
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0380 a-e
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The boy in the picture : the Craigellachie Kid and the driving of the Last Spike

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13907
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2010
Author
Argyle, Ray
Publisher
Toronto : Dundern Press
Call Number
08.5 Ar4b
Author
Argyle, Ray
Publisher
Toronto : Dundern Press
Published Date
2010
Physical Description
143p. : ill., ports
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Canadian Pacific Railway
Chinese
Juvenile literature
Notes
Pertains to the youth, Edward C. Mallandaine, pictured behind Donald A. Smith in the official "Last Spike" photograph by Alexander J. Ross, November 7, 1885.
ISBN
978-1-55488-787-3
Accession Number
60000 2010-12-17
Call Number
08.5 Ar4b
Collection
Archives Library
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Canadian Steel, Chinese Grit : no Chinese labour, no railway = Epoee Chinoise du rail Canadian : sans la main-d'oeuvre Chinoise, pas de rail. = : , /

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue15482
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1998
Author
Lai, David Chuenyan
Publisher
[Canada] : National Executive Council of the Canadian Steel, Chinese Grit Heritage Documentary
Call Number
08.1 La14c Pam
Author
Lai, David Chuenyan
Publisher
[Canada] : National Executive Council of the Canadian Steel, Chinese Grit Heritage Documentary
Published Date
1998
Physical Description
39 p. : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Canadian Pacific Railway Company
History
Chinese
Notes
Is wirtten in English, French and Chinese
Call Number
08.1 La14c Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Canadian steel, Chinese grit : the story of Chinese railway workers and the completion of Canada's national railroad

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue15283
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1998
Author
Lee, Karin
Publisher
Vancouver : Moving Images Distribution
Call Number
08.5 C16c DVD
Author
Lee, Karin
Publisher
Vancouver : Moving Images Distribution
Published Date
1998
Physical Description
1 DVD, 48 minutes
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
British Columbia
Canadian Pacific Railway
China
Chinese
Fraser River
Oral History
Call Number
08.5 C16c DVD
Collection
Archives Library
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A celestial love story, or was it?

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13464
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Greene, Ronald
Call Number
P
Author
Greene, Ronald
Physical Description
p.6-7
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Chinese
Ethnic groups
Notes
In British Columbia History : the journal of the British Columbia Historical Federation, vol. 40, no. 2 (2007)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Challenging frontiers : the Canadian west

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19801
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2004
Author
Felske, Lorry W., Beverly Jean Rasporich (editors)
Publisher
Calgary : University of Calgary Press
Call Number
08.2 Fe33c
Author
Felske, Lorry W., Beverly Jean Rasporich (editors)
Responsibility
Edited by Lorry W. Felske and Beverly Jean Rasporich
Publisher
Calgary : University of Calgary Press
Published Date
2004
Physical Description
vii, 375 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Landscapes
Artists
Prairies, Canadian
First Nations
Mining
Music
Immigration
Chinese
Politics
Ranching
Abstract
Pertains to Indigenous people and Asian immigration in Western Canada, the Banff Springs Hotel, coal mining in Calgary, Canadian Pacific Hotels, Wilf Carter, Group of Seven, Sid Marty
Contents
Introduction : challenging frontiers / Lorry W. Felske and Beverly Rasporich -- Shooting a Saskatoon (whatever happened to the Marlboro man?) / Aritha van Herk -- Regionalism, landscape, and identity in the prairie west / R. Douglas Francis -- Celebrating magpies : artists Paul Kane, Hongeeyesa, and Emily Carr / Ann Davis -- Two months in big bear's camp, 1885 : narratives of "Indian captivity" and the articulation of "race" and "gender" hierarchies in western Canada / Sarah Carter -- Roughing it in the west, or, whose frontier, whose history? / Janice Dickin -- Diversifying our past : finding a place for coal mining communities in Alberta's historic identity / Lorry W. Felske -- When the "wild west" is me : re-viewing cowboys and Indians / Emma LaRocque -- Managing contradictory visions of the west : the great Richardson/Weadick experiment / Robert Seiler and Tamara Seiler -- Hank Snow and the eastern frontiers of western music / Brian Rusted -- Standard prairie grain elevators : a disappearing icon / Geoffrey Simmins -- From somewhere to everywhere to nowhere : the bank of Montreal as a case of vanishing identity / Michael McMordie -- Asian immigration to western Canada / Madeline A. Kalbach -- Chinese-language media across the west / Lloyd Sciban -- The reform and alliance experiments : federal politics in Western Canada / David Taras -- Constancy amid change : ranching in Western Canada / Max Foran -- North/Western aurages : the soundscapes of Allan Gordon Bell / Marcia Jenneth Epstein -- Rodeos, ranching and the house of tea : Irene McCaugherty and Esther Warkov re-invent the West / Beverly Rasporich.
ISBN
1-55238-140-4
Accession Number
p2019-21
Call Number
08.2 Fe33c
Collection
Archives Library
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