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Catharine Robb Whyte correspondence

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Part Of
David Zweifel fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 19 letters addressed to David Zweifel: 18 from Catharine Robb Whyte and one from Murray Adaskin. Letters pertain to David Zweifel's music lessons and Catharine's funding of these lessons; Catharine fixing a violin to give to David Zweifel which was originally owned by David White; …
Date Range
1967
1969
1970
1973
1989
Reference Code
M571 / I / 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Part Of
David Zweifel fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M571 / V796 / S58
Series
M571 / I : Catharine Robb Whyte
Sous-Fonds
M571
Accession Number
2019.02
Reference Code
M571 / I / 1
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Responsibility
Produced by Catharine Robb Whyte and Frances and Murray Adaskin
Date Range
1967
1969
1970
1973
1989
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of 19 letters addressed to David Zweifel: 18 from Catharine Robb Whyte and one from Murray Adaskin. Letters pertain to David Zweifel's music lessons and Catharine's funding of these lessons; Catharine fixing a violin to give to David Zweifel which was originally owned by David White; discussions about composer Murray Adaskin and artists Carl Rungius and Belmore Browne; Catharine's skiing lessons and trips; the Tabeteau family; letters of recommendation written by Catharine for David Zweifel; Catharine's flying lessons; Catharine attending a funeral in Concord in 1969; Catharine reminiscing about art school in Boston and Peter Whyte; Christmas greetings; Catharine attending a concert in Edmonton; and a letter from Murray Adaskin which includes a copy of another letter sent to David Zweifel from Frances Adaskin in 1967, discussing Catharine's generosity.
Notes
Letters are in chronological order
Name Access
Whyte, Catharine
Adaskin, Murray
Adaskin, Frances
Zweifel, David
Rungius, Carl
Browne, Belmore
Subject Access
Education
Music
Skiing
Concert
Aviation
Funeral
Christmas
Holidays
Artists
Art
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
British Columbia
Sidney
Edmonton
Language
English
Related Material
Extensive description of letter contents produced by Elizabeth Kundert-Cameron is included inside case file folder for David Zweifel.
Category
Family and personal life
Arts
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Christmas at the Seigniory Club

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Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 hand-made album comprised of 6 colour photographs, 13 x 9 cm. File pertains to the Wardle family's Christmas visits to the Seigniory Club in Montebello, Quebec. File documents the interior and exterior of the hotel during the winter, including the lounge, ice rink, and the Papine…
Date Range
c.1930-c.1960
Reference Code
V75 / I / PD - 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
Private record
Photograph print
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M521 / V75
Series
V75 / I : Wardle Family, c.1912-1971
Sous-Fonds
V75
Accession Number
7504
Reference Code
V75 / I / PD - 1
GMD
Album
Private record
Photograph print
Date Range
c.1930-c.1960
Physical Description
1 album (6 photographs : col. ; 13 x 9 cm)
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 hand-made album comprised of 6 colour photographs, 13 x 9 cm. File pertains to the Wardle family's Christmas visits to the Seigniory Club in Montebello, Quebec. File documents the interior and exterior of the hotel during the winter, including the lounge, ice rink, and the Papineau Manor.
Notes
Album is made with yellow paper and bound with a green ribbon.
The Seigniory Club is now known as the Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello. The album is undated, but the Seigniory Club opened in 1930 and was leased to the Club until 1970.
Album has "To Mother and Dad, With happy memories of our wonderful Christmases at the Seigniory Club, Dorie" written on the front.
Name Access
Wardle, Dorothy
Wardle, James M.
Subject Access
Hotel
Christmas
Family and personal life
Geographic Access
Quebec
Canada
Language
English
Conservation
Tissue is interwoven between the photographs.
Creator
Wardle, Dorothy
Category
Family and personal life
Exploration, discovery and travel
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Christmas Card and Letter. -- 1970.

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Part Of
Peter and Catharine Whyte fonds
Scope & Content
1 Christmas card, envelope and letter from Peter and Catharine Whyte to Paul and Lena Stutz dated December 1970. Inside card: "Season's Greetings To Paul and Lena with best wishes from Catharine." Envelope addressed to "Mr and Mrs Paul Stutz, Box 441 Banff." Letter recounts significant events of th…
Reference Code
M36 / I / A / 2 / e / i / 2160
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Peter and Catharine Whyte fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
I.A.5. Catharine Robb Whyte papers / photographs
Accession Number
2014.8328
Reference Code
M36 / I / A / 2 / e / i / 2160
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records.
Scope & Content
1 Christmas card, envelope and letter from Peter and Catharine Whyte to Paul and Lena Stutz dated December 1970. Inside card: "Season's Greetings To Paul and Lena with best wishes from Catharine." Envelope addressed to "Mr and Mrs Paul Stutz, Box 441 Banff." Letter recounts significant events of the year, including: Murray Adaskin's Citizen of the Year celebration, Lethbridge University construction, Bugaboos, being made Blood Sister of Walking Buffalo, art exhibition at the Library and Archives exhibiting the work of George Clutesi, "Sitting Wind" Frank Kaquitts, Sarain Stump, July week-long hike, trip to Raukin Inlet NWT, trip to Himalayas and Nepal with the Canadian Alpine Club group, Catharine's first Ski Race-Vets race at Norquay "Maybe if I train can place next time!"
Subject Access
Christmas
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Christmas Card Negatives

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Part Of
Byron Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 b&w negatives. The negatives pertain caption negatives for the creation of photographic Christmas Cards.
Date Range
[ca. 1907 to ca.1975]
Reference Code
V263 / II / D / 2 / NA - 92 to 93
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Byron Harmon fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
V263 / II / D / 2 : Christmas Card Negatives
Reference Code
V263 / II / D / 2 / NA - 92 to 93
Date Range
[ca. 1907 to ca.1975]
Physical Description
Negatives: 2 b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 b&w negatives. The negatives pertain caption negatives for the creation of photographic Christmas Cards.
Subject Access
Christmas
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
V263/II/D/2/NA - 92 [Glass plate with two apertures made for printing Christmas cards. One aperture empty. 17.5cm x 12.5cm. Caption on negative: Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Caption on box that previously housed negatives: Christmas Card Negatives] V263/II/D/2/NA - 93 [Glass plate with two apertures made for printing Christmas cards. One aperture empty. 13cm x 17.8cm. Caption on negative: Sincere greetings for Christmas and best wishes for the New Year……. Caption on box that previously housed negatives: Christmas Card Negatives]
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Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 2.5 cm of textual records, 28 x 21.5 cm or smaller. File pertains to Christmas cards that were sent to the Wardle family from Peter and Catharine Whyte (c. 1951-c. 1968), Dean and Edith Robinson, and Carl Rungius (c.1938-c.1954). Records include a one-page typed biography of Peter…
Date Range
c.1938-c.1968
Reference Code
M521 / II / B / 8-9
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Private record
Textual record
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 / 8-9
GMD
Private record
Textual record
Date Range
c.1938-c.1968
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records (28 x 21.5 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of 2.5 cm of textual records, 28 x 21.5 cm or smaller. File pertains to Christmas cards that were sent to the Wardle family from Peter and Catharine Whyte (c. 1951-c. 1968), Dean and Edith Robinson, and Carl Rungius (c.1938-c.1954). Records include a one-page typed biography of Peter Whyte and a handwritten letter tucked into one of the cards from the Whyte family (dated Jan. 22, 1967).
Notes
Each holiday greeting is written on a card made by Peter and Catharine Whyte, and Carl Rungius, respectively.
Name Access
Wardle, Dorothy
Wardle, James M.
Whyte, Catharine
Whyte, Peter
Rungius, Carl
Robinson, Dean
Subject Access
Personal and Family Life
Personal, Family
Christmas
Holidays
Geographic Access
Banff
Alberta
Canada
Language
English
Creator
Rungius, Carl
Whyte, Peter
Whyte, Catharine Robb
Category
Family and personal life
Communications
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of personal correspondence between Aileen Harmon and numerous friends and family members. Includes a letter from John Macdonald pertaining to Aileen Harmon's Canadian Geographic article, a wedding programme for the marriage of Carole Harmon and Gary Sill, numerous Christmas letters, a…
Date Range
1953
1964
1965
1987
2001
2004
2012
2013
Reference Code
M287 / I / 12
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Private record
Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M287 / V262
Series
M287 / I : Personal records
Sous-Fonds
M287
Accession Number
2016.8596
Reference Code
M287 / I / 12
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Private record
Date Range
1953
1964
1965
1987
2001
2004
2012
2013
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of personal correspondence between Aileen Harmon and numerous friends and family members. Includes a letter from John Macdonald pertaining to Aileen Harmon's Canadian Geographic article, a wedding programme for the marriage of Carole Harmon and Gary Sill, numerous Christmas letters, an envelope labelled "For the travellin' man Happy New Year" containing three Ethiopian dollar bills and one 10-shilling South African bank note, and a card celebrating Aileen Harmon's 100th birthday.
Name Access
Fulton, Jim
Macdonald, John
Harmon, Carole
Sill, Gary
Canadian Geographic
Subject Access
Christmas
Publication
Currency
Family and personal life
Weddings
Holidays
Travel
Environment
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Ethiopia
South Africa
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Conservation
Currency has been stored in mylar inside folder with original envelope. Consider separate storage (i.e. individual folder) if off-gassing becomes an issue
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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CPR, Wildlife and Vermillion Lakes

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of images pertaining to CPR trains, tradespeople working outdoors, manufacturers, and wildlife, as well as 4 colour copies of an image of Vermillion Lakes by Nicholas Morant and a colour photograph of an unnamed woman posing with Santa.
Date Range
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1955]
1954
ca. 1972
Reference Code
V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 200 to 235
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
V500
Sub-Series
V500 / II / C / 5 : Professional Photography
Accession Number
7784
Reference Code
V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 200 to 235
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Produced by Nicholas Morant
Date Range
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1955]
1954
ca. 1972
Physical Description
36 Photographs: prints; b&w and colour
Scope & Content
File consists of images pertaining to CPR trains, tradespeople working outdoors, manufacturers, and wildlife, as well as 4 colour copies of an image of Vermillion Lakes by Nicholas Morant and a colour photograph of an unnamed woman posing with Santa.
Storage Range
In file box V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 1 to V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 325
Subject Access
Canadian Pacific Railway
Train
Lake
Christmas
Landscape
Wildlife
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Access Restrictions
Prints in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Reproduction Restrictions
Prints in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Language
English
Conservation
Prints with ink or other risky materials attached need to be stored in mylar to protect adjacent items. File must be stored in appropriate conditions.
Creator
Nicholas Morant
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Embroidered and personal correspondence to Maud Woodworth

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Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 8 postcards, 6 of which are annotated. 5 postcards have hand-stitched decorative fronts with floral and Union Jack flag designs, two of which include front lace pockets containing a small paper note and a piece of embroidered material, respectively. 1 postcard dated 1915, addressed…
Date Range
[ca. 1910]
1915
Reference Code
M74 / I / A / 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Postcard
Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M74 / V324
Series
M74 / I : Maud (Woodworth) Kidney records
Sous-Fonds
M74
Sub-Series
M74 / I / A : 1894 - 1920
Accession Number
3109
2016.8581
Reference Code
M74 / I / A / 1
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Postcard
Responsibility
Some correspondence written by Ted Davidson and Ethel Woodworth
Date Range
[ca. 1910]
1915
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records (8 postcards ; 9 x 14 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of 8 postcards, 6 of which are annotated. 5 postcards have hand-stitched decorative fronts with floral and Union Jack flag designs, two of which include front lace pockets containing a small paper note and a piece of embroidered material, respectively. 1 postcard dated 1915, addressed to "Miss Maudie Woodworth" from Ted Davidson. 1 postcard addressed to Maud from her sister Ethel, dated 1911. 1 postcard sent to Maud from unnamed friend, dated 1912.
Name Access
Woodworth, Maude
Woodworth, Ethel
Davidson, Ted
Subject Access
Travel
Christmas
Family
Family and personal life
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
France
England
Salisbury Plain
Language
English
Conservation
Items have been placed in mylar
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
One postcard with pocket contains paper note reading, "from Shorty".
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Family and Friends in High River

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Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 album comprised of 55 black and white and colour photographs, 15 x 9 cm or smaller. File pertains to the Wardle family's visits to "the Ranch" in High River. File documents various animals (horses, dogs), scenery, Christmas 1951, the family feeding cattle, horseback riding, picni…
Date Range
1947-1952
1947
1949
1950-1952
Reference Code
V75 / I / PD - 4
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
Photograph print
Private record
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M521 / V75
Series
V75 / I : Wardle Family, c.1912-1971
Sous-Fonds
V75
Accession Number
7504
Reference Code
V75 / I / PD - 4
GMD
Album
Photograph print
Private record
Date Range
1947-1952
1947
1949
1950-1952
Physical Description
1 album (55 photographs : b&w and col. ; 15 x 9 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 album comprised of 55 black and white and colour photographs, 15 x 9 cm or smaller. File pertains to the Wardle family's visits to "the Ranch" in High River. File documents various animals (horses, dogs), scenery, Christmas 1951, the family feeding cattle, horseback riding, picnics, the High River rodeo, branding and barn warming, artwork, and family and friends (particularly Uncle Kenneth and Doreen).
Notes
Photographs are bound between two pieces of wood that are inscribed with "Memo" on the front and various symbols and with DHW (Dorothy Hope Wardle) on the back. Everything is bound together by a leather strap.
Other photographs in V75 / I / PD - 3 refer to Bull Creek Ranch in High River which could possibly be the same ranch as documented in this album.
Name Access
Wardle, Dorothy
Wardle, James M.
Subject Access
Animals
Art
Christmas
Community events
Family and personal life
Horses
Horseback riding
Picnics and picnicking
Rodeo
Scenery
Dogs
Geographic Access
High River
Alberta
Canada
Language
English
Conservation
First page is loose, second page is almost loose. Consider digitizing.
Creator
Wardle, Dorothy
Category
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 146 colour photographs, 15 x 10 cm or smaller. File pertains to a collection of miscellaneous photographs of Dorothy and her friends throughout a 30 year period. File documents a multitude of day trips, visits with friends, holidays (birthdays, anniversaries), road trips, picnics, …
Date Range
c.1971-c.2003
1987
1991
Reference Code
V75 / II / PA - 788 to 934
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Newspaper clipping
Private record
Published record
Photograph print
Textual record
Part Of
Dorothy Wardle fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M521 / V75
Series
V75 / II : Dorothy Wardle, 1972-2001
Sous-Fonds
V75
Accession Number
7504
Reference Code
V75 / II / PA - 788 to 934
GMD
Newspaper clipping
Private record
Published record
Photograph print
Textual record
Date Range
c.1971-c.2003
1987
1991
Physical Description
146 photographs : col. ; 15 x 10 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 146 colour photographs, 15 x 10 cm or smaller. File pertains to a collection of miscellaneous photographs of Dorothy and her friends throughout a 30 year period. File documents a multitude of day trips, visits with friends, holidays (birthdays, anniversaries), road trips, picnics, Resthaven-by-the-Sea, Pender Island, Okanagan, Sidney harbour, Wardle Creek, Horseshoe Bay, Powell River, the Hoodoos in Banff and Tunnel Mountain, and Salt Spring Island. File also includes two passport photograph prints of Dorothy from 1991.
Notes
V75 / II / PA - 788 to 866: Includes the original envelope that the photographs were stored in and include detailed notes of dates, people, and places.
V75 / II / PA - 867 to 896: Includes 3 hand written notes (on an envelope, a letter addressed to Dorothy and Sheila dated 1987, and a Christmas card) and a newspaper clipping of the obituary for Anne Nelson (Dorothy’s friend). Each textual record remains where Dorothy put them.
Name Access
Wardle, Dorothy
Subject Access
Personal and Family Life
Travel
Picnics and picnicking
Holidays
Scenery
Christmas
Geographic Access
Sidney
Okanagan
British Columbia
Alberta
Banff
Banff National Park
Hoodoos
Powell River
Canada
Castle Mountain
Montreal
Quebec
Language
English
Creator
Wardle, Dorothy
Category
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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