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British Royal Family souvenir books

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of two souvenir books pertaining to the British Royal Family. Includes one copy of "Souvenir of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee" [1897] pertaining to the 60th anniversary of Queen Victoria's coronation, and one copy of "Berrow's Coronation Souvenir" book pertaining to the coronation of 13…
Date Range
1897
1953
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 / 39 & 40
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / III / B : Georgina Luxton
Sous-Fonds
LUX / III : Luxton family sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / III / B4 : Collected material
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / III / B4 / 39 & 40
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Date Range
1897
1953
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records (2 volumes ; 30.5 x 43 cm and 30 x 42 cm)
Scope & Content
File consists of two souvenir books pertaining to the British Royal Family. Includes one copy of "Souvenir of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee" [1897] pertaining to the 60th anniversary of Queen Victoria's coronation, and one copy of "Berrow's Coronation Souvenir" book pertaining to the coronation of 13 British monarchs between 1690 and 1953, including Queen Elizabeth II.
Subject Access
Royalty
Government
Souvenir
Coronation
Anniversary
Public events
Geographic Access
England
Canada
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Category
Government
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Commemorative Loving Cup

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifact105.02.1194
Date
1920 – 1939
Material
porcelain; gold
Catalogue Number
105.02.1194
Description
Two handled white cup with decal of King George V and Queen Elizabeth, as well as three crowns and four flags. Cup commemorates 1937 coronation. Green stamp on bottom says “RADFORDS CROWN CHINA MADE IN ENGLAND”. Additionally on bottom is “7395” written in gold leaf. Blue, gold and red emblem on bac…
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Title
Commemorative Loving Cup
Date
1920 – 1939
Material
porcelain; gold
Dimensions
8.0 x 12.5 cm
Description
Two handled white cup with decal of King George V and Queen Elizabeth, as well as three crowns and four flags. Cup commemorates 1937 coronation. Green stamp on bottom says “RADFORDS CROWN CHINA MADE IN ENGLAND”. Additionally on bottom is “7395” written in gold leaf. Blue, gold and red emblem on back of mug.
Subject
Morant
King George V and Queen Elizabeth
King George V
Queen Elizabeth
Coronation 1937
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
105.02.1194
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Date
1911
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1072 a,b
Description
Medals commemorate the Coronation of King George V, June 22, 1911:(a) shield shaped (4.7 x 3.3), gold coloured, head and shoulders (head on) likeness of King George V and Queen Mary centered. Raised lettering encircles the couple: "Coronation Celebration King George V and Queen Mary" below that,"J…
Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1911
Material
metal
Description
Medals commemorate the Coronation of King George V, June 22, 1911:(a) shield shaped (4.7 x 3.3), gold coloured, head and shoulders (head on) likeness of King George V and Queen Mary centered. Raised lettering encircles the couple: "Coronation Celebration King George V and Queen Mary" below that,"June 22nd 1911, reverse manufacturers stamp. (b) round (3.2 diameter) profiles facing left of King George V and Queen Mary. Raised lettering around him:"King George V Queen Mary", tiny numbers near him, reverse, crown, sword and branch centered. Around him: "in commemoration of the Coronation June 22nd1911"; 2 rings center top are attached to a gold coloured fob.
Subject
Coronation
King George V
Pat Brewster
Credit
Gift of Forrest (Pat) Oliver Brewster, Banff, 1984
Catalogue Number
105.02.1072 a,b
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Date
1911
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1014
Description
King George V, Queen Mary Crowned 1911, silver coloured (likely tin), inscription around rim "King George V &Queen Mary crowned 1911. King and Queen in left profile, centre, wreath, reverse: "To commemorate the coronation June 1911', inside 4 different crests.
Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1911
Material
metal
Description
King George V, Queen Mary Crowned 1911, silver coloured (likely tin), inscription around rim "King George V &Queen Mary crowned 1911. King and Queen in left profile, centre, wreath, reverse: "To commemorate the coronation June 1911', inside 4 different crests.
Subject
events
coronation
King George V
Queen Mary
Credit
Gift of Forrest (Pat) Oliver Brewster, Banff, 1970
Catalogue Number
105.02.1014
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Date
1911
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1074
Description
H.M. George V, R & I/ H.M. Mary, Queen round, silver coloured medal, castle inscribed on front inside a crest shape, "1911/ W.T. Patrick, J.P. Mayor" inscribed on front surrounding crest shape. Border is round "Guildford commemorates their coronation".
Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1911
Material
metal
Description
H.M. George V, R & I/ H.M. Mary, Queen round, silver coloured medal, castle inscribed on front inside a crest shape, "1911/ W.T. Patrick, J.P. Mayor" inscribed on front surrounding crest shape. Border is round "Guildford commemorates their coronation".
Subject
coronation
King George V
F.O. “Pat” Brewster
Credit
Gift of Forrest (Pat) Oliver Brewster, Banff, 1984
Catalogue Number
105.02.1074
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Date
1911
Material
metal; fibre; plastic
Catalogue Number
105.02.0107 a,b
Description
A medal and a button with red, white and blue ribbons commemorating the coronation of George V and Queen Mary. (a) button, round campaign type button with ribbon hanging at the bottom printed with "West Kirby Celebration". Button depicts coloured representation of royal coat-of arms at middle fla…
Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1911
Material
metal; fibre; plastic
Dimensions
0.4 x 3.2 x 8.5 cm
Description
A medal and a button with red, white and blue ribbons commemorating the coronation of George V and Queen Mary. (a) button, round campaign type button with ribbon hanging at the bottom printed with "West Kirby Celebration". Button depicts coloured representation of royal coat-of arms at middle flanked by the letters "G" and "R", with a red rose beneath, blue and white band around outside, "Coronation of George V & Queen Mary June 1911. Long live the King” (b) medal, round, grey metal, hanging from striped ribbon with pin at top, front contains profile portrait of king and queen with "H.M. George V. R & I H.M. Mary, Queen" around edge. Obverse has coat-of-arms of castle at centre with "1911" above, and "W.T. Patrick, J.P. Mayor" below, band around edge, "Guilford commemorates their coronation".
Subject
King George V
Queen Mary
Coronation
royality
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.0107 a,b
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Date
1901 – 1953
Material
metal; fibre
Catalogue Number
105.02.3001 a,b
Description
Silver coloured medals with ribbon bars and pins. (a) "Presented to Head Chiefs in Commemoration of Assembly of Indian Tribes Calgary Sep 28th 1901" around rim with shield. Other side has "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York" with their profiles. Ribbon bar has "Ge…
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Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1901 – 1953
Material
metal; fibre
Dimensions
6.5 (a); 3.0 (b) x 6.5 (a); 3.0 (b) cm
Description
Silver coloured medals with ribbon bars and pins. (a) "Presented to Head Chiefs in Commemoration of Assembly of Indian Tribes Calgary Sep 28th 1901" around rim with shield. Other side has "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York" with their profiles. Ribbon bar has "George Maclean” written in pen. (b) 3.0 dia. "Queen Elizabeth II Crowned 2nd June 1953" with a crown and "E II R". Other side has her profile. Ribbon is red with two green stripes.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
George McLean
Chief Walking Buffalo
coronation
Royalty
Assembly of Indian Tribes
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.3001 a,b
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Date
1909 – 1911
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.3005 a-c
Description
Three round medals with hanging rings.a) Gold coloured round medal with a profile of a man and "Oronhyatekha" under it. b) Aluminum medal with profile of King George and Queen Mary with Latin writing around edge and “1911.” Other side has royal crest and "Coronation souvenir 1911." c) Bronze col…
Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1909 – 1911
Material
metal
Dimensions
4.0 (a); 3.7 (b,c) x 4.0 (a); 3.7 (b,c) cm
Description
Three round medals with hanging rings.a) Gold coloured round medal with a profile of a man and "Oronhyatekha" under it. b) Aluminum medal with profile of King George and Queen Mary with Latin writing around edge and “1911.” Other side has royal crest and "Coronation souvenir 1911." c) Bronze coloured medal, around rim "Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition Seattle 1909" with Washington State Building in centre. Other side plain with stamped manufacturer's logo and scratched in with point "WL ROSS of Calgary Alta” and address. A hole is drilled through the top to insert the hanging ring (wire).
Subject
Indians, Mohawk
souvenirs
coronation
King George
Queen Mary
Seattle Exposition
Oronhyatekha
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.3005 a-c
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Coronation, Eleanor Luxton

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions55189
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 8 negative photographs pertaining to a parade and public events celebrating a royal coronation [likely that of Queen Elizabeth II in 1952], and one negative photograph of Eleanor Luxton.
Date Range
1952
[1950-1955]
Reference Code
LUX / II / E / NA - 90 to 98
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / II / E : Home and travel records
Sous-Fonds
LUX / II : Eleanor Luxton sous-fonds
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / II / E / NA - 90 to 98
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Date Range
1952
[1950-1955]
Physical Description
9 photographs : b&w negatives ; 8 x 10 cm and 6.5 x 4 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 8 negative photographs pertaining to a parade and public events celebrating a royal coronation [likely that of Queen Elizabeth II in 1952], and one negative photograph of Eleanor Luxton.
Notes
Photographs are accompanied in file by original photo order envelopes from George Noble Photographer company in Banff. Envelope for items LUX/II/E/NA-90 to 97 is labelled "Coronation Negatives".
Name Access
Luxton, Eleanor
Subject Access
Community events
Coronation
Events
Family and personal life
Entertainment
Parade
Royalty
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Language
English
Conservation
Items stored in negative envelopes
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Freshfield Icefield from Coronation Mountain

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifactenb.18.02
Artist
Bruno Engler (1915 – 2001, Canadian)
Date
1946
Medium
silver gelatin on paper
Catalogue Number
EnB.18.02
Description
A black and white photographic positive, top fifth of picture is the sky with some white clouds, the rest of the picture is of mountains with barren, craggy rocks in the foreground with an icefield behind that, in the bottom left of the picture are mountain climbers
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Artist
Bruno Engler (1915 – 2001, Canadian)
Title
Freshfield Icefield from Coronation Mountain
Date
1946
Medium
silver gelatin on paper
Dimensions
48.9 x 39.2 cm
Description
A black and white photographic positive, top fifth of picture is the sky with some white clouds, the rest of the picture is of mountains with barren, craggy rocks in the foreground with an icefield behind that, in the bottom left of the picture are mountain climbers
Subject
landscape, mountain
Coronation Mountain
people
activity, climbing
Credit
Purchased from Bruno Engler, Harvie Heights, 1985
Catalogue Number
EnB.18.02
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