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Banff Winter Carnival

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of advertisements, programs, itineraries, information booklets and brochures pertaining to Banff Winter Carnival events held between 1921 and 1958, and an affiliated "Grand Prix" dig racing event in 1923. File also includes an invitation to a Banff Winter Carnival Homecoming Reunion e…
Date Range
1921
1923
1925-1931
1933-1934
1939-1942
1945
1948-1949
1952-1955
1957-1958
1980
Reference Code
LUX / II / F1 / 21
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / II / F : Collected material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / II : Eleanor Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / II / F1 : Textual
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / II / F1 / 21
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Date Range
1921
1923
1925-1931
1933-1934
1939-1942
1945
1948-1949
1952-1955
1957-1958
1980
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of advertisements, programs, itineraries, information booklets and brochures pertaining to Banff Winter Carnival events held between 1921 and 1958, and an affiliated "Grand Prix" dig racing event in 1923. File also includes an invitation to a Banff Winter Carnival Homecoming Reunion event [1980].
Notes
Items in file are arranged chronologically
File contains numerous duplicates, some of which have been temporarily removed from file and may be de-accessioned in the future
Name Access
Luxton, Norman
Moore, Pearl
Brewster, Fern
Simpson, Margaret
Simpson, Mary (Hallock)
Subject Access
Advertising
Banff Winter Carnival
Community events
Dogs
Events
Winter sports
Sports and recreation
Tourism
Snowshoes and snowshoeing
Skiing
Ski racing
Ski jumping
Ice sculpture
Skating
Hunting
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Conservation
Some items in file have been placed in mylar
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail

Commercial postcards

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Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 20 commercial postcards, mostly produced by Byron Harmon, of Banff and the Canadian Rockies. Content pertains to winter sports (hockey, snowshoeing, skiing, curling, ski jumping, etc.), wildlife, the town of Banff and some locations in Eastern British Columbia. Some postcards are a…
Date Range
[ca. 1900 - ca. 1910]
1912 - 1916
1922
Reference Code
V324 / IV / E / PG - 1 to 20
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Postcard
Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M74 / V324
Series
V324 / IV : Family, friends and community records
Sous-Fonds
V324
Sub-Series
V324 / IV / E : Maude Kidney Collection
Accession Number
3109
Reference Code
V324 / IV / E / PG - 1 to 20
GMD
Postcard
Responsibility
Produced by Byron Harmon, V & Sons, Gowen Sutton Co. Ltd., Vancouver, George Noble, Novelty Mfg. Co. Ltd., Montreal
Date Range
[ca. 1900 - ca. 1910]
1912 - 1916
1922
Physical Description
20 postcards : b&w and col. ; 14 x 9 cm and 13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 20 commercial postcards, mostly produced by Byron Harmon, of Banff and the Canadian Rockies. Content pertains to winter sports (hockey, snowshoeing, skiing, curling, ski jumping, etc.), wildlife, the town of Banff and some locations in Eastern British Columbia. Some postcards are annotated with dates/brief details. One postcard dated 1913 contains letter addressed to Flora Woodworth from her cousin, Mary Woodworth, with stamp affixed [see "Full Text"].
Notes
Some dates are estimates provided by the Processing Archivist
Photographs in this file were accompanied by notes made shortly before or after accession in 1979 giving names/contextual information about photographs. Some notes are by Jim Deegan, 1987. Information has been transferred to the back of each photograph.
Name Access
Harmon, Byron
Noble, George
Subject Access
Travel
Tourism
Sports
Winter sports
Hockey
Snowshoes and snowshoeing
Mountain
Landscape
Banff Winter Carnival
Animals
Bears
Hunting
Canadian Pacific Railway
Hotel
Ice sculpture
Horses
Ski jumping
Children
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
British Columbia
Field
Bow River
Glacier
Cascade Mountain
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Conservation
Heavily annotated postcard with affixed stamp [item V324 / IV / E / PG - 12] has been placed in mylar to prevent ink transfer.
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Transportation
Family and personal life
Environment
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail

Maud Woodworth album, 1916

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Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of one photograph album containing 224 black and white photograph prints, one newspaper clipping and one pressed plant. Many photographs are annotated in white lettering or on reverse sides. Content pertains to family members and friends of Maud Woodworth and depicts people posing in …
Date Range
1916
Reference Code
V324 / I / A / PD - 2
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Published record
Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M74 / V324
Series
V324 / I : Maud (Woodworth) Kidney records
Sous-Fonds
V324
Sub-Series
V324 / I / A : 1894 - 1920
Accession Number
2016.8581
Reference Code
V324 / I / A / PD - 2
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Published record
Responsibility
Produced by Maud Woodworth
Date Range
1916
Physical Description
1 album (224 photographs : b&w) dimensions TBD - see "Admin Notes"
Scope & Content
File consists of one photograph album containing 224 black and white photograph prints, one newspaper clipping and one pressed plant. Many photographs are annotated in white lettering or on reverse sides. Content pertains to family members and friends of Maud Woodworth and depicts people posing in military uniforms, horseback riding/packing trips in the Canadian Rockies, portraits of various family members, Maud Woodworth at the Banff Winter Carnival ice palace, numerous babies and young children, skiing, children playing, horseback riding and ranching, camping, hiking, swimming, the Bankhead monument, and boating. Locations include Bear Creek, Brazeau Lake, Nigel Pass, Banff Springs Hotel, the Woodworth home in Banff, Cave and Basin, "The Great Divide" [Alberta/British Columbia border], and Vancouver. Individuals include Joe Woodworth, Annie and Maud Woodworth, Mary and Margaret Simpson [later known as the "Simpson Sisters"], "Billie" and numerous others who are mostly unnamed. Newspaper clipping pertains to Will Rogers memorial ice sculpture, n.d.
Notes
Some photographs annotated on reverse side with information re: individuals in photograph, location, etc.
Negatives have been removed from album [see "Conservation" notes]; newspaper clipping and pressed plant kept in album
Name Access
Woodworth, Maude
Woodworth, Joe
Simpson, Margaret
Simpson, Mary (Hallock)
Woodworth, Annie
Subject Access
Hiking
Skiing
Boating
Horses
Packing
Camping
Family
Monument
Banff Winter Carnival
Ice sculpture
World War I
Travel
Swimming
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
British Columbia
Victoria
Cave and Basin
Banff National Park
Bear Creek
Brazeau Lake
Nigel Pass
Language
English
Conservation
Condition report completed by Karol Hancik in July 2017.
Pressed plant in album has been encapsulated to prevent damage to other album materials
5 black and white negatives have been removed from album and will be stored with other V324 negatives in separate file box in downstairs vault, processed under V324 / I / A / NA
Album has been interleaved with acid-free tissue paper
Creator
Maud Woodworth
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail

Natural landscapes, winter sports, Woodworth and Kidney families

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Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 25 photographs [most loose, some with matboards/backings, one in book-style folder]. Content pertains mostly to natural landscapes, plants, wildlife, mountain scenes, etc. in the Canadian Rockies. Other photographs pertain to 1912 Banff Midgets hockey team, RCMP officers, Jack Kidn…
Date Range
[ca. 1900]
1912
[ca. 1920]
[ca. 1935 - ca. 1940]
1978
Reference Code
V324 / IV / E / PA - 145 to 165
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M74 / V324
Series
V324 / IV : Family, friends and community records
Sous-Fonds
V324
Sub-Series
V324 / IV / E : Maude Kidney Collection
Accession Number
3109
Reference Code
V324 / IV / E / PA - 145 to 165
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Some photographs produced by Jack D. Anderson Jr.
Date Range
[ca. 1900]
1912
[ca. 1920]
[ca. 1935 - ca. 1940]
1978
Physical Description
25 photographs : b&w and col. prints ; 23 x 28 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 25 photographs [most loose, some with matboards/backings, one in book-style folder]. Content pertains mostly to natural landscapes, plants, wildlife, mountain scenes, etc. in the Canadian Rockies. Other photographs pertain to 1912 Banff Midgets hockey team, RCMP officers, Jack Kidney and friends [ca. 1935], Freddie Hare visiting Forest Kidney at Mineral Springs Hospital in 1978, an ice sculpture by Charlie Beil outside of the Mount Royal Hotel, an early elementary school class photograph [ca. 1900?], and Fred Woodworth's World War I memorial in Ypres.
Notes
File contains duplicates
Photographs in this file were accompanied by notes made shortly before or after accession in 1979 giving names/contextual information about photographs. Some notes are by Jim Deegan, 1987. Information has been transferred to the back of each photograph.
Name Access
Kidney, Forest H. (Pop)
Woodworth, Fred
Dalgleish, Harry
Brewster, Pat
Simpson, Jimmy, Sr.
Dalgleish, Aubrey
MacDonald, Archie
Woodworth, Percy
Sibbald, Hugh
Alexander, Bobby
MacAulay, Jack
Crosby, Rob
Edwards, Rupe
Locke, Gerald
Edwards, Chess
Beil, Charlie
Subject Access
Sports
Hockey
Ice sculpture
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Horses
Mountain
Animals
Moose
Mineral Springs Hospital
School
Children
World War I
Memorial
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Ypres
Belgium
Access Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Language
English
Conservation
Some items have been placed in mylar sleeves or interleaved with acid-free paper to prevent surface damage
Category
Environment
Family and personal life
Arts
Education
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail
Part Of
Charles Reid fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of one photograph album, comprising 183 photographs, H12 x W17.5 cm or smaller. Photographs pertain to Charlie Reid and his family and friends during, predominantly, the 1920's. The first photograph is of a child and man; the child looks like it could be Charlie Reid at around 4 to 5 …
Date Range
ca.1909 - ca.1929
1922
1923
1924
1925
1926
1927
Reference Code
V487 / I / PD - 1
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Private record
Part Of
Charles Reid fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M413 / V487
Series
V487 / I : Albums
Sous-Fonds
V487
Accession Number
5248
Reference Code
V487 / I / PD - 1
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Private record
Date Range
ca.1909 - ca.1929
1922
1923
1924
1925
1926
1927
Physical Description
1 album (183 photographs : b&w ; 17.5 x 12 cm or smaller)
Scope & Content
File consists of one photograph album, comprising 183 photographs, H12 x W17.5 cm or smaller.
Photographs pertain to Charlie Reid and his family and friends during, predominantly, the 1920's. The first photograph is of a child and man; the child looks like it could be Charlie Reid at around 4 to 5 years old.
Photographs document sports and recreation (races, sledding, skiing, snowshoeing, track, canoeing, golf, camping, horseback riding, fishing), events at the Banff Springs Hotel, Banff Indian Days, Banff Winter Carnival (Festival), Highland gathering, Herald road race, and various activities in and around Banff.
Locations include: Banff, Medicine Hat, University of Alberta (Edmonton), and Lake Louise.
Notes
One of the photographs is a cut-out quote, "a canoo in foolish hands is probably the nation's greatest tipping well"
Album is bound in brown leather with "photographs" written on the cover. Some of the photographs have captions. Not every page is filled.
Name Access
Reid, Charles
Subject Access
Banff
Banff Indian Days
Banff National Park
Banff Winter Carnival
Banff Winter Festival
Bow River Bridge
Camping
Canoes and canoeing
Children
Cross-country skiing
Dogs
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
Fishing
Golfing
Hiking
Hockey
Horseback riding
Ice sculpture
Indigenous Peoples
Leisure
Personal and Family Life
Photography
Public events
Recreation
Skating
Snowshoes and snowshoeing
Sports and recreation
Sulphur Mountain lookout
Swimming
Winter sports
Wildlife
Geographic Access
Alberta
Banff
Banff National Park
Canada
Lake Louise
Medicine Hat
Language
English
Category
Family and personal life
Exploration, discovery and travel
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Less detail
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