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Architectural and Grounds Plans for St. Mary's Parish

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Part Of
Robert J. McGuinness fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of architectural and grounds plans and drawings for St. Mary's Parish in Banff, comprising 9 sheets, H58 x W89 cm to H43 x W58 cm. Plans are possibly diazotype (diazo) prints. Designed by Father Robert McGuinness. Donated by Stevenson Raines Barrett Christie Hutton Seton & Partners (l…
Date Range
[ca.1945-1951]
Reference Code
M460 / I / A / 1-9 O.S.
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Plan
Textual record
Architectural drawing
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 / A : Architecture
Accession Number
3707
Reference Code
M460 / I / A / 1-9 O.S.
GMD
Plan
Textual record
Architectural drawing
Date Range
[ca.1945-1951]
Physical Description
9 architectural drawings : annotations ; 89 x 58 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of architectural and grounds plans and drawings for St. Mary's Parish in Banff, comprising 9 sheets, H58 x W89 cm to H43 x W58 cm.
Plans are possibly diazotype (diazo) prints.
Designed by Father Robert McGuinness.
Donated by Stevenson Raines Barrett Christie Hutton Seton & Partners (later Raines Finlayson Barrett) to the Canadian Architectural Archives at the University of Calgary.
Notes
Father Robert McGuinness was an engineer with the Canadian federal government and the Canadian Pacific Railway before entering the priesthood. After becoming ordained in Rome, Father McGuinness traveled around Europe and his designs for St. Mary's Parish were influenced by the ancient stone churches he visited during his travels.
The church was known by different names, including: St. Mary of the Assumption and St. Mary's Catholic Church. It is currently called St. Mary's Parish.
Name Access
McGuinness, Robert J.
Subject Access
Churches
Architecture
St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church
Buildings
Geographic Access
Banff
Banff National Park
Alberta
Canada
Reproduction Restrictions
Originals are held in the Canadian Architectural Archives at the University of Calgary Libraries.
Copies are for reference only.
Language
English
Category
Religions
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Biographical material, Norman Luxton and McDougall family

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of biographical records and timelines of events pertaining to the lives of Norman Luxton, Elizabeth Chantler McDougall and George McDougall. Includes an obituary article for George McDougall from 1876 [two separate newspaper clippings]; an account of a buffalo round-up in 1909 by Norm…
Date Range
1876
[1930-1940]
1934
[1955]
1960
Reference Code
LUX / III / D / 9
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / III / D : Other material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / III : Luxton Family sous-fonds
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / III / D / 9
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Date Range
1876
[1930-1940]
1934
[1955]
1960
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of biographical records and timelines of events pertaining to the lives of Norman Luxton, Elizabeth Chantler McDougall and George McDougall. Includes an obituary article for George McDougall from 1876 [two separate newspaper clippings]; an account of a buffalo round-up in 1909 by Norman Luxton; Article "Here's Alberta - People and Places" featuring Norman Luxton; published book "Elizabeth McDougall: Pioneer" by Edna Kells; and a program for an event celebrating the 100th anniversary of George McDougall's appointment as Chairman of the Hudson's Bay Missions, which includes a detailed timeline of the lives of George and Elizabeth McDougall, as well as their son John.
Notes
File also contains one duplicate copy of each item, excluding "Elizabeth McDougall: Pioneer"
Name Access
McDougall, George
Luxton, Norman
McDougall, Elizabeth (Chantler)
Subject Access
Buffalo
Churches
Family
History
Biography
Businesses
Religions
Memorial
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Pigeon Lake
Calgary
Access Restrictions
Obituary article clippings are fragile, handle with care
Language
English
Conservation
Staples removed from two items in file and replaced with archival clips
Category
Family and personal life
Environment
Land, settlement and immigration
Religions
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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C-11. Greek Orthodox Church at Brandon

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 6 b&w negative photographs pertaining to the Greek Orthodox Church at Brandon, MB (views of church building). Date unknown.
Date Range
[between 1930 and 1980]
Reference Code
V500 / I / A2 / C-11
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
V500
Sub-Series
I.A. Photography : negatives and transparencies / 1.b. Darkroom files : black/white I
Accession Number
7438
Reference Code
V500 / I / A2 / C-11
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Responsibility
Produced by Nicholas Morant
Date Range
[between 1930 and 1980]
Physical Description
6 photographs : negatives, film, b/w, 6x6 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 6 b&w negative photographs pertaining to the Greek Orthodox Church at Brandon, MB (views of church building). Date unknown.
Notes
NM note: Mr. N. Morant 484
Subject Access
Churches
Geographic Access
Canada
Manitoba
Language
English
Creator
Nicholas Morant
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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California's missions

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1964
Publisher
Santa Barbara (Calif.) : California Mission Trails Assn.
Call Number
NC975.5 H3
Responsibility
Edited by Ralph B. Wright ; associate editors : John B. Anderson, Benjamin M. Watson ; illustrated by Herbert C. Hahn
Publisher
Santa Barbara (Calif.) : California Mission Trails Assn.
Published Date
1964
Physical Description
94p. : ill., map
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Churches in art
Illustrated books
Call Number
NC975.5 H3
Location
Art Library is located in Curatorial Department - Please contact Curatorial Department for access
Collection
Art Library
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[Cathedrals of Southern England Scrapbook]

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Part Of
Norman Bethune Sanson fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook that contains postcards and photographs of churches and cathedrals from around southern England. Includes scenic views from inside and outside the buildings as well as details like pews, book collections, carved details, fonts, and painted murals.
Date Range
1909-1931, [n.d.]
Reference Code
M3 / 29
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Scrapbook
  1 image     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Norman Bethune Sanson fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M3 / V246
Sous-Fonds
M3
Sub-Series
2. Postcards, n.d.
Accession Number
181
Reference Code
M3 / 29
GMD
Scrapbook
Date Range
1909-1931, [n.d.]
Physical Description
3.5 cm of textual records (58 pages ; 31 x 37 cm)
History / Biographical
See fonds level description.
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook that contains postcards and photographs of churches and cathedrals from around southern England. Includes scenic views from inside and outside the buildings as well as details like pews, book collections, carved details, fonts, and painted murals.
Subject Access
Postcards
Family and personal life
Travel
Churches
History
Architecture
Geographic Access
England
United Kingdom
Language
English
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Electronic Resources
Images
thumbnail
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Cook book : Banff : United Church Ladies' Aid

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Author
United Church ladies aid
Publisher
United Church of Canada - The Church of the Open Door
Call Number
02.7 R87c PAM copy 2
Author
United Church ladies aid
Publisher
United Church of Canada - The Church of the Open Door
Physical Description
85 pages
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Churches
Food
Abstract
Pertains to recipes compiled by the ladies aid of the United Church in Banff, Alberta - includes local business advertisements
Contents
Weights & Measures
Household Hints
Hints on Soups
Soups
Hints on Salads
Salads
Invalid Cookery
General Rules for Cakes
Cooking in High Altitudes
Cakes
Meats
Vegetables
Pickles
Salad Dressings
Sauces
Tarts
Sandwiches and Fillings
An Evening Party
Removal of Stains from Table Linens
Puddings & Desserts
Pies
Cookies & Small Cakes
Sandwich Fillings
Candy
January luncheon menu with toasts
February luncheon menu with toasts
March luncheon menu with toasts
April luncheon menu with toasts
May luncheon menu with toasts
June luncheon menu with toasts
July luncheon menu with toasts
August luncheon menu with toasts
September luncheon menu with toasts
October luncheon menu with toasts
November luncheon menu with toasts
December luncheon menu with toasts
The Philadelphia Oyster Supper
Dinner
Thanksgiving Dinner
Menu for a Day
Afternoon Tea
Luncheon Menu
Ladies' Luncheon
Dinner Menu
Italian Dinner
Supper Dishes
Icings & Fillings
Bread
Drink
Marmalade & Conserves
Sandwiches & Fillings
Notes
Very fragile, and missing page 87-88 and back cover. Includes recipes from other sources tucked inside cook book and is annotated.
Call Number
02.7 R87c PAM copy 2
Collection
Archives Library
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Part Of
Robert J. McGuinness fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of two hand-written letters from Father Robert McGuinness to Alfred Roberts, comprising 7 sheets and 2 envelopes, H27.5 x W21 cm to H9.5 x W16.5. One letter is dated February 11, 1955. One letter is dated October 26, 1954. Topics discussed include: McGuinness' role as inspecting engin…
Date Range
1954-1955
Reference Code
M460 / I / B / 1-2
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Private record
Textual record
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 : Correspondence and Newspaper Clippings
Accession Number
960
Reference Code
M460 / I / B / 1-2
GMD
Private record
Textual record
Date Range
1954-1955
Physical Description
0.05 cm of textual records (9 pages ; 21 x 27.5 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of two hand-written letters from Father Robert McGuinness to Alfred Roberts, comprising 7 sheets and 2 envelopes, H27.5 x W21 cm to H9.5 x W16.5.
One letter is dated February 11, 1955.
One letter is dated October 26, 1954.
Topics discussed include: McGuinness' role as inspecting engineer for the Banff Springs Hotel expansion; McGuinness' travels and religious education in Rome and Wales; architecture (primarily the Norman Chateau style) of St. Mary's Parish, including sketches; traveling to Liverpool by ship; and material he used while presiding over a wedding service.
Notes
Letters were posted to Alfred V. Roberts in San Diego. McGuinness mentions in one of the letters that Alfred was also an engineer and that they were in Canada at some point together.
Name Access
McGuinness, Robert J.
Roberts, Alfred V.
Subject Access
Architecture
Banff
Hotels
Churches
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
Professional and Personal Life
Religions
St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church
Stone structures
Travel
Geographic Access
Alberta
Banff
Banff National Park
Canada
United States of America
San Diego
Language
English
Creator
McGuinness, Robert J.
Category
Religions
Communications
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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[England, Scotland, and Wales Postcard Scrapbook]

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Part Of
Peter and Catharine Whyte fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook of postcards from England, Scotland, and Wales. Includes scenic views of countrysides, city and town streets, schools, castles, and churches.
Date Range
1903-1924
Reference Code
M36 / I / A / 7 / 1867
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Scrapbook
  1 image     1 Electronic Resource  
Part Of
Peter and Catharine Whyte fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M36 / S37 / V683
Series
I / A / 7 Catharine Robb Whyte papers / photographs
Sous-Fonds
M36
Accession Number
.
Reference Code
M36 / I / A / 7 / 1867
GMD
Scrapbook
Date Range
1903-1924
Physical Description
5.5 cm of textual records (95 pages ; 37.5 x 29 cm)
History / Biographical
See fonds level description
Scope & Content
File consists of a scrapbook of postcards from England, Scotland, and Wales. Includes scenic views of countrysides, city and town streets, schools, castles, and churches.
Name Access
Whyte, Catharine
Subject Access
Architecture
Buildings
Churches
Environment and Nature
History
Landscape
Parks
Scenery
Travel
Geographic Access
Oxford
Exeter
Brighton
Chester
England
Scotland
Wales
United Kingdom
Language
English
Creator
Whyte, Catharine
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Postcard album containing postcards of England, Scotland and Wales collected by Catharine Robb Whyte, possibly on 1924 trip. held in oversize "C"
Electronic Resources
Images
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Entertainments for home, church and school

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1910
Author
Seeger, Frederica
Publisher
New York : The Christian Herald
Call Number
05.5 C46e
Author
Seeger, Frederica
Responsibility
Frederica Seeger
Publisher
New York : The Christian Herald
Published Date
1910
Physical Description
212 pages.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Guidebook
Churches
Schools
Abstract
Pertains to a collection of games to play in the home, church and school. The aim of the publication was to entice amusement that was both fun and educational. The publication contains a comprehensive list of games, most requiring little to no extra materials, catered to the home, church and school. While the publication was produced in the early 20th century, it offers the reader a fun insight into past times and games used with children and adults alike.
Contents
Chapter I: Household games and amusements
Chapter II: Household games and amusements
Chapter III: Household games and amusements
Chapter IV: Household games and amusements
Chapter V: Household games and amusements
Chapter VI: Household games and amusements
Chapter VII: Church and school socials
Chapter VIII: Church and school socials
Chapter IX: Church and school socials
Chapter X: Church and school socials
Chapter XI: Optical illusions
Chapter XII: Table games for adults
Chapter XIII: Outdoor games for adults
Chapter XIV: Holiday games adn amusements
Chapter XV: Outdoor games for girls
Chapter XVI: Pastimes for children
Chapter XVII: Indoor games for young children
Chapter XVIII: Outdoor games for young children
Chapter XIX: Singing games for children
Chapter XX: Games of arithmetic
Chapter XXI: One hundred conundrums
Accession Number
3069 a
Call Number
05.5 C46e
Collection
Archives Library
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Extracts from journal of Rev. R. T. Rundle : "Journey in 1840"

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue20005
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Author
Rundle, Robert Terrill
Call Number
05.5 R87e
Author
Rundle, Robert Terrill
Responsibility
Robert Terrill Rundle
Physical Description
97 pages
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Churches
Abstract
Pertains to a collection of journal extracts written by reverend Robert Terrill Rundle. Written in the style of a diary entry, the publication includes segments of his work throughout the 1840’s. The first extract is dated March 16, 1840, and the last, July 24, 1848. The extracts range from discussions regarding God and the gospel, to daily accounts of his life and experiences. Upon reading through the publication, readers are afforded insight into the thought process, and daily life of reverend Robert Terrill Rundle.
Accession Number
2019.71
Call Number
05.5 R87e
Collection
Archives Library
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