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Alex Wylie interview

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Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1974
Reference Code
S1 / 97
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 97
Responsibility
Interviewer: E. J. (Ted) Hart
Date Range
1974
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway - Construction
Grand Truck Pacific Railway - Employee
Hinman, Caroline
Jasper
Outfitters, trail guides and packers
Pack trips
Phillips, Curly
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Date
1900 – 1950
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.04.1047
Description
Olive green felt alpine hat with hatband made of three strands of gold cord. Broken black feather tucked into hatband. Two labels inside hat: “Made in Austria” & “ORIGINAL Tscher HUT.”
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Title
Alpine Hat
Date
1900 – 1950
Material
fibre
Dimensions
13.0 x 20.0 x 26.0 cm
Description
Olive green felt alpine hat with hatband made of three strands of gold cord. Broken black feather tucked into hatband. Two labels inside hat: “Made in Austria” & “ORIGINAL Tscher HUT.”
Subject
sports
climbing
packers and guides
Swiss guides
Ernest Feuz
Canadian Pacific Railway
Credit
Gift of Fred Feuz, Salmon Arm, 1999
Catalogue Number
103.04.1047
Images
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Date
1960 – 1970
Material
wood; fibre; metal
Catalogue Number
107.02.0020
Description
Simple stick figurine of a pack horse with a diamond hitch pack. Body formed from a small log, four nails serve as the legs, the 4cm. long neck is a nail bored through the head which is made from a twig section 3.5 x 1 cm. diam. Two eyes represented by two small nails, two ears are also two small…
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Title
Animal Figurine
Date
1960 – 1970
Material
wood; fibre; metal
Dimensions
11.5 x 8.7 x 13.3 cm
Description
Simple stick figurine of a pack horse with a diamond hitch pack. Body formed from a small log, four nails serve as the legs, the 4cm. long neck is a nail bored through the head which is made from a twig section 3.5 x 1 cm. diam. Two eyes represented by two small nails, two ears are also two small nails. The bark from the twig has been shaved at the bottom of the head to suggest the muzzle, an indentation is cut into bottom of head to accommodate the string bridal. The string rein is attached to top of the bulging pack which is fastened with a triple diamond hitch. Two small blocks of wood pack boxes are nailed to the body, one on either side. These blocks are concealed by an unbleached cotton tarp, cotton is stuffed, and bulges unevenly over the securing string. Cinch is fashioned from a piece of insulated copper wire. Strand of thick string nailed to rear for tail. Abrand has been burned into left front: "M" ("M" standing on rocking arch).
Subject
households
decorative
miniatures
animal
horse
packers and guides
diamond hitch
Chuck Millar
Mount Assiniboine
Erling Strom
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
107.02.0020
Images
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Date
1905 – 1950
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
102.04.1076
Description
Tarnished metal ashtray, circular with rest for cigarette.
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Title
Ashtray
Date
1905 – 1950
Material
metal
Dimensions
4.0 cm
Description
Tarnished metal ashtray, circular with rest for cigarette.
Subject
packers and guides
camping
smoking
Bert Riggall
Credit
Gift of Dale Burton, Surrey, 1999
Catalogue Number
102.04.1076
Images
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Assorted Administrative Documents and Pamphlets

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54210
Part Of
Girl Guides of Canada, Banff fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of administrative notes, documents, booklets/pamphlets and newspaper excerpts. Pertains to typed supplemental information about history of Guides, handwritten notes from 'Thinking Day' event, handicrafts award certificate (1953), Guides Policy Book, 2-page newspaper feature on the Gui…
Date Range
1953
1960
[ca. 1965 - ca. 1970]
1972
[ca. 1980]
Reference Code
M118 / I / A / 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Organization record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Girl Guides of Canada, Banff fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M118 / V64
Sous-Fonds
M118
Sub-Series
M118 / I / A : Administrative
Accession Number
7435
Reference Code
M118 / I / A / 1
GMD
Textual record
Organization record
Private record
Published record
Responsibility
Girl Guides of Canada
Date Range
1953
1960
[ca. 1965 - ca. 1970]
1972
[ca. 1980]
Physical Description
Typed and handwritten notes (6 pages), certificate, newspaper excerpt (2 pages), magazine, 2 booklets, small pamphlet
Scope & Content
File consists of administrative notes, documents, booklets/pamphlets and newspaper excerpts. Pertains to typed supplemental information about history of Guides, handwritten notes from 'Thinking Day' event, handicrafts award certificate (1953), Guides Policy Book, 2-page newspaper feature on the Guides, one 1972 issue of 'Canadian Guider', booklet on Brownie Fundamentals, informational booklet for prospective guides.
Storage Range
In file box M118 / I / A / 1 to M118 / I / B / 2
Subject Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Girl Guides
Rules
Regulations
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Reproduction Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Language
English
Conservation
Items must be stored in appropriate conditions to prevent future damage.
Creator
Girl Guides of Canada
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail
Date
1900 – 1950
Material
fibre; skin; metal
Catalogue Number
103.08.1111
Description
Tan coloured canvas rucksack with drawstring top closure, two side pockets with flap and leather strap with metal buckle. Leather straps for carrying and additional straps for cinching in.
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Title
Backpack
Date
1900 – 1950
Material
fibre; skin; metal
Dimensions
59.0 x 40.0 cm
Description
Tan coloured canvas rucksack with drawstring top closure, two side pockets with flap and leather strap with metal buckle. Leather straps for carrying and additional straps for cinching in.
Subject
sports
climbing
packers and guides
Swiss guides
Ernest Feuz
Canadian Pacific Railway
Credit
Gift of Fred Feuz, Salmon Arm, 1999
Catalogue Number
103.08.1111
Images
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Date
1920 – 1950
Material
fibre; skin; metal
Catalogue Number
103.08.1125
Description
Brown canvas rucksack with leather straps and front pocket, drawstring closure with metal grommets and leather thong for tying. Manufacturer’s label inside: “Woods Camp Supplies. Woods Mfg. Co. Ltd. Ottawa, Can.”
  1 image  
Title
Backpack
Date
1920 – 1950
Material
fibre; skin; metal
Dimensions
47.0 x 48.0 cm
Description
Brown canvas rucksack with leather straps and front pocket, drawstring closure with metal grommets and leather thong for tying. Manufacturer’s label inside: “Woods Camp Supplies. Woods Mfg. Co. Ltd. Ottawa, Can.”
Subject
packers and guides
Bert Riggall
Credit
Gift of Dale Burton, Surrey, 1999
Catalogue Number
103.08.1125
Images
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Date
1920 – 1955
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.04.1046
Description
Knit wool balaclava, dark olive green with pompom on top.
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Title
Balaclava
Date
1920 – 1955
Material
fibre
Dimensions
25.0 x 44.0 cm
Description
Knit wool balaclava, dark olive green with pompom on top.
Subject
sports
climbing
packers and guides
Swiss guides
Ernest Feuz
Canadian Pacific Railway
Credit
Gift of Fred Feuz, Salmon Arm, 1999
Catalogue Number
103.04.1046
Images
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Call Number
P
Responsibility
story and photos by Andrew Wexler
Physical Description
p.41-47 : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountain guides
Notes
In Gripped, vol.10, no. 3 (June / July 2008). Article pertains to the history of the ACMG (Association of Canadian Mountain Guides)
Call Number
P
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Bill Harrison interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15292
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1976
Reference Code
S1 / 122
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 122
Responsibility
Interviewer: Elizabeth Rummel
Date Range
1976
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Name Access
Boyce, Jim
Subject Access
Alpine Club of Canada
Bears, Grizzly
Brigden, Fred
Cabins and shelters
Feuz, Walter
Gardiner, Katie
Gest, Lillian
Gibbon, John Murray
Harris, Ley
Hasler, Christian
Jones, Ken
Kain, Conrad
MacCarthy, Albert H.
Nixon, Walter
Outfitters, trail guides and packers
Phillips, Curly
Richter, Frank
Surveys
Thorington, James Monroe
Trapping
Vernon-Wood, Tex
Walcott, Charles Doolittle
Wheeler, Arthur Oliver
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
Less detail

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