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[Banff Springs Hotel staff with raft on Bow River at Banff - two girls on raft drowned shortly after this photo was taken]

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions49951
Part Of
George Paris fonds
Scope & Content
Image of a group of people on a raft on the Bow River
Date Range
June 1913
Reference Code
v484 / 1045 / na66 - 2027
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
George Paris fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V484
Reference Code
v484 / 1045 / na66 - 2027
Date Range
June 1913
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of a group of people on a raft on the Bow River
Subject Access
Environment and Nature
Labour
Politics and government
Sports and Recreation
Transportation
Women
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
copy negative envelope
Images
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Canada. Department of Public Works fonds

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions121
Part Of
Canada. Department of Public Works fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of correspondence of Resident and District Engineers with Chief Engineer, superintendent, suppliers, etc., mainly regarding maintenance of bridges in Banff and elsewhere on the Bow River including Calgary. Includes discussion of new bridge on the Bow River at Banff and maintenance of…
Date Range
1907-1914
Reference Code
M418
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Textual record
Government record
Part Of
Canada. Department of Public Works fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 418
Sous-Fonds
M 418
Accession Number
3086, 5694
Reference Code
M418
GMD
Textual record
Government record
Date Range
1907-1914
Physical Description
6 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of correspondence of Resident and District Engineers with Chief Engineer, superintendent, suppliers, etc., mainly regarding maintenance of bridges in Banff and elsewhere on the Bow River including Calgary. Includes discussion of new bridge on the Bow River at Banff and maintenance of Spray River bridge. Includes telegrams, invoices, drawings, etc.
Name Access
Canada. Department of Public Works
Subject Access
Government
Transportation
Access Restrictions
Reference use only
Other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Canada. Department of Public Works
Category
Government
Transportation
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
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Canadian Pacific souvenir menus

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54721
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of souvenir menus from various trips on Canadian Pacific Railway and Canadian Pacific cruises. Contents pertain to various destinations within Canada, including: Banff Springs Hotel and Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Calgary, Edmonton, Victoria, Vancouver, Connaught and Spiral Tunn…
Date Range
1924
1926
1928
1939
1941
1945
1952
1957
1969
Reference Code
LUX / II / C4 / 14
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / II / C : Personal material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / II : Eleanor Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / II / C4 : Travel and hobbies
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / II / C4 / 14
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Responsibility
Materials in file produced by Canadian Pacific
Date Range
1924
1926
1928
1939
1941
1945
1952
1957
1969
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of souvenir menus from various trips on Canadian Pacific Railway and Canadian Pacific cruises. Contents pertain to various destinations within Canada, including: Banff Springs Hotel and Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Calgary, Edmonton, Victoria, Vancouver, Connaught and Spiral Tunnels, Ottawa, Quebec, and St. John [New Brunswick]. Includes a set of 3 menus from 1924 and a set of 3 adult menus and 1 children's menu from 1952 which are stored in original Canadian Pacific paper envelopes.
Notes
Items in file are stored in two file folders, organized chronologically
Name Access
Luxton, Eleanor
Canadian Pacific Railway
Subject Access
Advertising
Travel
Train
Tourism
Tourist information
Banff Springs Hotel
Hotel
Commerce and industry
Cruise ships
Indigenous Peoples
Government
Landscape
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Calgary
Edmonton
Lake Louise
British Columbia
Vancouver
Victoria
Quebec
New Brunswick
St. John
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Category
Transportation
Commerce and industry
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Environment
Cultural pluralism
Government
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Charles H. McAulay fonds

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Part Of
Charles H. McAulay fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of McAulay's personal and professional papers and photographs. Textual records are mainly employment papers of Charles McAulay as General Construction Foreman for Rocky Mountains Park and Banff National Park, 1912- 1939; includes correspondence, memoranda, journals, notes, timebooks …
Date Range
1904-1963
Reference Code
M172 / V457
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Part Of
Charles H. McAulay fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 172
V 457
Sous-Fonds
M 172
V 457
Accession Number
5722, 6021, 7195 (unproc in with Box 2 of Mary Allan Thompson, Hugh Gordon materials unproc accn 7195)
Reference Code
M172 / V457
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Date Range
1904-1963
Physical Description
ca.33 cm of textual records. -- ca.370 photographs : prints, negatives
History / Biographical
Charles Henry McAulay, 1874-1966, was briquette plant manager at Bankhead, Alberta, 1907-1912, and General Construction Foreman for Rocky Mountains Park / Banff National Park from 1912-1939. Following his retirement in 1939, McAulay was foreman for private companies. McAulay was married to Cecilia Mayola McAulay, 1888-1953.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of McAulay's personal and professional papers and photographs.
Textual records are mainly employment papers of Charles McAulay as General Construction Foreman for Rocky Mountains Park and Banff National Park, 1912- 1939; includes correspondence, memoranda, journals, notes, timebooks and other materials pertaining to public works projects, in particular road building and maintenance. Also includes McAulay's personal journal, 1942-1963, which includes periodic observations on activities of McAulay and family, Banff events and deaths of Banff residents.
Photographs pertain to Charles McAulay, family, friends and associates; work activities, including bridge and road construction, pipe-laying, equipment, construction projects in Banff National Park; personal activities, including curling; Banff places and activities; ca.1907-ca.1955. Includes construction of the Banff-Jasper Highway.
Name Access
McAulay, Charles H.
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Government
Transportation
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
McAulay, Charles H.
Category
Family and personal life
Government
Transportation
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
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Construction of CPR line in Kicking Horse Canyon

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions49812
Part Of
Don Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
Image of a construction crew working on the Canadian Pacific Railway line thtrough Kicking Horse Canyon
Reference Code
v265 / na66 - 267
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Don Harmon fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V265
Reference Code
v265 / na66 - 267
Physical Description
1 photography : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of a construction crew working on the Canadian Pacific Railway line thtrough Kicking Horse Canyon
Subject Access
Industry
Labour
Politics and government
Railways
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
copy negative envelope
Images
Less detail

Governor of Rupert's Land on a tour of inspection - [illustration]

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions38601
Part Of
Mary Schaffer fonds
Date Range
[ca. 1910]
Reference Code
V527 / PS 1 - 612
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Mary Schaffer fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
II. Photography series
Sub-Series
A. Lantern slides 6. Fur trade
Reference Code
V527 / PS 1 - 612
Date Range
[ca. 1910]
Physical Description
1 transparency : lantern slide
Subject Access
Discovery and Exploration
Environment and Nature
Politics and government
Transportation
Geographic Access
Canada
Images
Less detail

Jim Brewster driving King George VI and Queen Elizabeth and Colonel Panet (chief of Canadian Pacific Railway police) in Democrat, 1939

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions49290
Part Of
Pat Brewster fonds
Scope & Content
Image of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, in the back seat of a Democrat being driven by Jim Brewster, with Colonel Panet in the passenger seat
Date Range
1939
Reference Code
v91 / 16 / na66 - 1488
Description Level
6 / Item
GMD
Photograph, print
  1 image  
Part Of
Pat Brewster fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
M2 / V91 / S21
Sous-Fonds
V91
Reference Code
v91 / 16 / na66 - 1488
GMD
Photograph, print
Date Range
1939
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, in the back seat of a Democrat being driven by Jim Brewster, with Colonel Panet in the passenger seat
Subject Access
Environment and Nature
Politics and government
Public events
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Images
thumbnail
Less detail
Part Of
Dorothy Whyte fonds
Scope & Content
Image of a man identified as John Murray Gibbon
Reference Code
v689 / 1 / na66 - 1846
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Dorothy Whyte fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V689
Reference Code
v689 / 1 / na66 - 1846
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of a man identified as John Murray Gibbon
Subject Access
Commerce
Discovery and Exploration
Immigration and homesteading
Organizations
Politics and government
Public events
Railways
Sports and Recreation
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
copy negative envelope
Images
Less detail

Mount Rundle [and Vermillion Lakes], Banff National Park

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions49961
Part Of
Parks Canada fonds
Scope & Content
Image of a car parked with two people inside looking out over Vermillion Lakes towards Mount Rundle
Date Range
ca. 1928
Reference Code
v488 / 2 / c / na66 - 2366
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Parks Canada fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V488
Reference Code
v488 / 2 / c / na66 - 2366
Date Range
ca. 1928
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of a car parked with two people inside looking out over Vermillion Lakes towards Mount Rundle
Subject Access
Environment and Nature
Politics and government
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Creator
W.J. Oliver
Title Source
copy negative envelope
Images
Less detail

N.W.M.P. Post Banff, 1888

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions50059
Part Of
Don Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
Image of ten men, three horses and a wagon posing in front of a log structure that served as the North West Mounted Police post in Banff [located at 422 Banff Avenue] - caption along bottom reads "N.W.M.P. Post Banff - 1888"
Date Range
1888
Reference Code
V265 / 102 / na66 - 37
Description Level
6 / Item
  1 image  
Part Of
Don Harmon fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
V265
Reference Code
V265 / 102 / na66 - 37
Date Range
1888
Physical Description
1 photograph : negative : copy negative
Scope & Content
Image of ten men, three horses and a wagon posing in front of a log structure that served as the North West Mounted Police post in Banff [located at 422 Banff Avenue] - caption along bottom reads "N.W.M.P. Post Banff - 1888"
Subject Access
Buildings and memorials
Industry
Labour
Law and justice
Military
Politics and government
Transportation
Geographic Access
Alberta
British Columbia
Title Source
Photograph
Images
Less detail

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