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Alpine Scenes and Work Near Home

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue24925
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1890
Author
J.R.
Publisher
Harper's Weekly
Call Number
02.6 R11a PAM O.S
Author
J.R.
Responsibility
J.R. (author)
Frederic Remington (illustrator)
Publisher
Harper's Weekly
Published Date
1890
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineering
Mountaineers, British
Mountaineers, Swiss
Sir Donald, Mount
Glacier House
Travel
Tourism
Canadian Pacific Railway
Canadian Pacific Railway Hotels
Abstract
Pertains to Glacier House and the ascent of Sir Donald by Emil Huber and Carl Sulzer from Switzerland and Harry Cooper from England with illustration on page 725
Notes
In Harper's Weekly, Vol. XXXIV No. 1760, September 13, 1890, pp. 723 - 725
Accession Number
7979
Call Number
02.6 R11a PAM O.S
Collection
Archives Library
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In the heart of the Canadian Rockies

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19853
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1905
Author
Outram, James
Publisher
London : Macmillan & Co., LTD
Call Number
02.6 O1i
Author
Outram, James
Responsibility
James Outram
Publisher
London : Macmillan & Co., LTD
Published Date
1905
Physical Description
466 pages
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineering
Rocky Mountains
Rocky Mountains Canada
Outram, James
Travel
Mountaineers Canadian
Mountaineers, British
Great Britain
Abstract
Pertains to the experiences of James Outram, an English mountaineer and author. With a specific chapter dedicated to Banff, the author offers insight into what he considered to be the ‘training’ area of the Rocky Mountains, that being Banff itself. Due to his comprehensive climbing experience, the author is able to provide the reader with specific details pertaining to the Canadian Rocky Mountains based on his personal experience and adventures.
Contents
I. The mountains and their history
II. Banff the beautiful
III. Mt. Assiniboine
IV. Lake Louise
V. The tragedy on Mt. Lefroy
VI. The valley of the ten peaks
VII. Field and Mt. Stephen
VIII. The Yoho Valley
IX. The ottertail group
X. The valley of the upper bow
XI. The sources of the North Saskatchewan
XII. Mt. Forbes
XIII. The mountains of the West Branch
XIV. Mt. Bryce
XV. Farther north
Notes
Chapter dedicated to Banff contained in the following page numbers ; 27 -37
Accession Number
2019.54
Call Number
02.6 O1i
Collection
Archives Library
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Hill-writings of J.H. Doughty

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue866
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1937
Author
Doughty, Joseph Henry
Publisher
Manchester : Rucksack Club
Call Number
G512 D68 A3
Author
Doughty, Joseph Henry
Responsibility
collected by H.M. Kelly
Publisher
Manchester : Rucksack Club
Published Date
1937
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
England
Lake District
Mountaineers, British
Call Number
G512 D68 A3
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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The spirit of the hills

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12133
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1938
Author
Smythe, Francis Sydney
Publisher
London : Hodder & Stoughton
Call Number
01 Sm9sp
Author
Smythe, Francis Sydney
Responsibility
by F.S. Smythe
Publisher
London : Hodder & Stoughton
Published Date
1938
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Mountaineers, British
Accession Number
7277
Call Number
01 Sm9sp
Collection
Archives Library
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Pictures and memories

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1938
Author
Clark, Jane Inglis
Publisher
Edinburgh : Moray
Call Number
G512 C54 C5
Author
Clark, Jane Inglis
Publisher
Edinburgh : Moray
Published Date
1938
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Clark, William Inglis
Mountaineers, British
Photography
Call Number
G512 C54 C5
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1940
Author
Smythe, Francis Sydney
Publisher
London : Hodder and Stoughton
Call Number
01 W62s
Author
Smythe, Francis Sydney
Publisher
London : Hodder and Stoughton
Published Date
1940
Physical Description
330p. : ill., maps (fold.)
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineers, British
Accession Number
3000
5891 - weed
Call Number
01 W62s
Collection
Archives Library
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Climbs in the Canadian Rockies

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19938
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1950
Author
Smythe, Frank S.
Publisher
London : Hodder and Stoughton Ltd.
Call Number
01.4 Sm9c
Author
Smythe, Frank S.
Responsibility
Frank S. Smythe
Publisher
London : Hodder and Stoughton Ltd.
Published Date
1950
Physical Description
260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineering
Mountaineers, British
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Mount Assiniboine
Mount Robson
Abstract
Pertains to the personal mountaineering experience of author, Frank S. Smythe. As a prominent English author, photographer, botanist and mountaineer, Smythe invites the reader to delve into a greater understanding of what it means to climb in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. He tells of his successes, failures and lessons learned while scaling some of the most ambitious mountains in the Canadian Rockies. Some of the mountains discussed include, but are not limited to the following, Mount Alberta, Mount Assiniboine, Mount Robson, Mount Glendower and Mount Colin.
Contents
Part I : The Canadian Rockies
I. The Canadian Rocky Mountains (pg. 3)
II. Training the Lovat Scouts (pg. 19)
III. Elysium Pass (pg. 37)
IV. Mountaineering from Lake O'Hara (pg. 47)
V. Mount Assiniboine (pg. 54)
VI. Mount Alberta (pg. 67)
VII. The Beaver (pg. 86)
VIII. An attempt to climb Mount Brussels (pg. 96)
IX. The first ascent of Mount Bridgland (pg. 108)
X. Mount Robson (pg. 121)
XI. Failure and success on Mount Colin (pg. 142)
XII. Storm on Mount Louis (pg. 162) Part II : Unmapped and unexplored. An expedition to the LLoyd George Mountains of north-east British Columbia
XIII. The Lloyd George Mountains (pg. 175)
XIV. The flight to Haworth Lake (pg. 186)
XV. The base-camp (pg. 196)
XVI. Reconnaissance flight (pg. 206)
XVII. The ascent of Mount Glendower (pg. 213)
XVIII. The ascent of Mount Lloyd George (pg. 221)
XIX. Call it a day (pg. 227)
XX. High-level traverse (pg. 241)
XXI. Lightning (pg. 251)
Index (pg. 255)
Notes
All photographs used in the publication were taken by the author
Accession Number
2019.71
Call Number
01.4 Sm9c
Collection
Archives Library
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History of British mountaineering

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue1393
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1955
Author
Irving, Robert Lock Graham
Publisher
London : Batsford
Call Number
G510 I78 1955
Author
Irving, Robert Lock Graham
Publisher
London : Batsford
Published Date
1955
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineers, British
Call Number
G510 I78 1955
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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I chose to climb

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue443
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1966
Author
Bonington, Christian
Publisher
London : Gollancz
Call Number
G510 B59
Author
Bonington, Christian
Publisher
London : Gollancz
Published Date
1966
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineers, British
Call Number
G510 B59
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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The hard years : an autobiography

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue518
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1967
Author
Brown, Joe
Publisher
London : Gollancz
Call Number
G512 B7 A3
Author
Brown, Joe
Publisher
London : Gollancz
Published Date
1967
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineers, British
Call Number
G512 B7 A3
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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