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Date
1925 – 1970
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
104.20.0581
Description
A small wooden bowl lined with silver, and a silver collar around its foot, lathe turned wood with flaring lip, straight sides, and sharp shoulder leading to circular foot. Very thin silver has been pressed in to line interior and folded over the lip, leaving creases along the inner upright sides o…
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Title
Bowl
Date
1925 – 1970
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
4.2 x 9.1 cm
Description
A small wooden bowl lined with silver, and a silver collar around its foot, lathe turned wood with flaring lip, straight sides, and sharp shoulder leading to circular foot. Very thin silver has been pressed in to line interior and folded over the lip, leaving creases along the inner upright sides of the bowl. Collar which fits around foot is thin silver ring with a single row of gadrooming at bottom supporting a series of tiny silver robed figures standing around its circumference. Turning spiral can be seen on bottom of foot.
Subject
Whyte home
travel
collectable
households
decorative
souvenir
Nepal
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0581
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Date
n.d.
Catalogue Number
109.03.0007
Description
coin collection Canadian: 1 Canadian $1 Bill 1967 - Centennial of Canadian Confederation20 cents - 1858 - silver 25 cents - 1938, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1969, 1969, 1973, 1975, 197510 cents - 1938, 1947, 1958, 1966, 1969, 1974, 1975, 1975, 19775 cents - 1942, 1942 (tombac nickels), 1944, 1949, 195…
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Title
Collection Coin
Date
n.d.
Description
coin collection Canadian: 1 Canadian $1 Bill 1967 - Centennial of Canadian Confederation20 cents - 1858 - silver 25 cents - 1938, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1969, 1969, 1973, 1975, 197510 cents - 1938, 1947, 1958, 1966, 1969, 1974, 1975, 1975, 19775 cents - 1942, 1942 (tombac nickels), 1944, 1949, 1950, , 1951, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1973, 1975, 19781 cent - 1935, 1943, 1946, 1947, 1947, 1951, 1952, 1952, 1953, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1977, 1977, 1978, 1978, 1978, 1979 Newfoundland50 cents - 1908 - silver United States of America$1 coin - 1921, 1921 - silverhalf dollar - 1959 - silver25 cents - 1973, 1974 - silver5 cents - 1941, 1943, 1946, 1970 - 3 silver, 1 copperhalf dime - 1853, 1856 - silver 2 cents - 1864 - copper1 cent - “Indian Head” Penny - 1860 - brass1 cent - 2939, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1948, 1951, 1967, 1971, 1975, 1978, 1978 - copperNorwegian Kroner1975 5 Kroner — round, silver1951 1 Krone — round, silver 1975 - 1 Krone — round, silver 1975 - 50 ore - round, silver1964 - 10 ore - round, silver Swiss: 1 centime - 1949 Helvetia — round, copper 5 franc - 1968 — round, silverIreland: 10 pence - 1971 — round, silverEngland/United Kingdom: 1 penny - 1921, 1937 — copper“new penny” - 1971, 1976 - copper5 pence - “new pence” 1970 - silver 1 shilling - 1953 - silver.5 penny - “new penny” 1977 - copperAustria: 1 schilling - 1959 - round, brass10 groschen - 1967 - silver USSR 1 kopek - 1976 - brass British Caribbean Territories 25 cents - 1955, 1955, 1955, 1957 - round, silver 10 cents - 1955, 1965 - round, silver 5 cents - 1955, 1955, 1955 - round, brass2 cents - 1955, 1955, 1955, 1962, 1965, 1965 - round, copperPeruun sol de oro - 1968 — round, brass5 centavos - 1956 - round brass, 1 centavo - 1954 - round, silverNew Zealand: 5 cents - 1972 - round, silver Hong Kong $1 dollar - 1960 - round, silver5 cents - 1958 - round, brassJapan5 yen - [1959-1989] - brass, hole in centre 10 yen - [1951-1958] - copper, image of temple on front, “10” on reverseNepal1 rupee - [1955-1963] silver, Envelope that reads “Gordon Hunter” Canada: 5 cents 1919, silverGermany - 5 mark, 1903 - silver Commemorative/Event coinsBanff Indian Days Dollar - 1969, 1974 — silver Southern Alberta Dollar - Jeux canada Games (1975 ananda Winter Games) - 1975 - silverCalgary Stampede Dollar - 1976 - SILVERunknown- silver round coin, looks very old and possibly Indian (sanskrit?)
Subject
Whyte home
coins
collection
Canada
United States
China
Japan
Switzerland
Norway
England
Ireland
USSR
Hong Kong
Peru
Caribbean
Austria
Nepal
New Zealand.
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
109.03.0007
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Door; Tibetan Curtain

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Date
n.d.
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
102.08.1003
Description
A typical, heavy unbleached cotton, with appliques of polyester, door curtain used by Tibetans. They can be hung on the wall or placed on a rod over the space above the door frame. Door curtains are a way that Tibetans have developed to view auspicious symbols; this one has a navy blue polyester E…
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Title
Door; Tibetan Curtain
Date
n.d.
Material
fibre
Dimensions
86.5 x 178.0 cm
Description
A typical, heavy unbleached cotton, with appliques of polyester, door curtain used by Tibetans. They can be hung on the wall or placed on a rod over the space above the door frame. Door curtains are a way that Tibetans have developed to view auspicious symbols; this one has a navy blue polyester Eternal Knot in the centre. There are three loops of natural cotton for a rod to go through on the top, then an appliqued strip of royal blue cotton, underneath a red strip, then yellow, and finally a larger pleated navy blue pleated flounce. There is a navy blue border all around the curtain.
Subject
households
Tibet
Nepal
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 2010
Catalogue Number
102.08.1003
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Date
1850 – 1925
Material
metal; stone
Catalogue Number
103.01.0046 a,b
Description
Two heavy, large, silver hoop earrings with large teardrop-shaped turquoise stone in heavy silver setting attached at one side. Hoops split with gap between ends, and uneven ringed texture on the surface. Each hoop has a circular ring of metal around to stop it at the pierced ear hole. Stones set …
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Title
Earrings
Date
1850 – 1925
Material
metal; stone
Dimensions
7.0 x 5.5 cm
Description
Two heavy, large, silver hoop earrings with large teardrop-shaped turquoise stone in heavy silver setting attached at one side. Hoops split with gap between ends, and uneven ringed texture on the surface. Each hoop has a circular ring of metal around to stop it at the pierced ear hole. Stones set in heavy silver teardrop shaped setting with double row of gadrooning at bottom supporting a series of small silver balls heaped on top around the stone (a) larger stone setting has four larger silver balls at point of teardrop, silver stopping ring at one end of hoop. 15.5 cm leather thong attached to hoop beneath setting.( b) smaller, texture worn on hoop. Uneven stopping ring in middle of one side of hoop. Small silver loop at pointed end of setting, with string of loosely spun wool through loop.(b) is 6.0 x 4.5 cm
Subject
Whyte home
accessories
fashion
jewlery
travel
souvenir
households
adornment
women
Nepal
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.01.0046 a,b
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Fallen giants : a history of Himalayan mountaineering from the age of empire to the age of extremes

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2008
Author
Isserman, Maurice
Publisher
New Haven : Yale University Press
Call Number
DS485 I87
Author
Isserman, Maurice
Responsibility
Maurice Isserman and Stewart Weaver with maps and peak sketches by Dee Molenaar
Publisher
New Haven : Yale University Press
Published Date
2008
Physical Description
xii, 579 p. : ill.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Himalaya Mountains
Nepal
Mountaineering
ISBN
9780300164206
Accession Number
AC609
Call Number
DS485 I87
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Date
1982
Material
hair, sheep; fabric
Catalogue Number
103.05.1174
Description
A narrow wool belt from Nepal, woven in a split tapestry technique, in various colours; has an off-white cotton braided fringe (the warp) that is knotted on the ends.
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Title
Fibre Belt
Date
1982
Material
hair, sheep; fabric
Dimensions
3.5 x 126.0 cm
Description
A narrow wool belt from Nepal, woven in a split tapestry technique, in various colours; has an off-white cotton braided fringe (the warp) that is knotted on the ends.
Subject
crafts
weaving
households
clothing
Nepal
Credit
Gift of Mary Garnham Andrews, Banff, 2009
Catalogue Number
103.05.1174
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Focused on adventure : portrait of Pat Morrow

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2010
Author
Martel, Lynn
Publisher
Canmore : The Alpine Club of Canada
Call Number
G512 M67 Pam
G512 M67 Copy 2
G512 M67 Copy 3
Author
Martel, Lynn
Responsibility
Lynn Martel
Publisher
Canmore : The Alpine Club of Canada
Published Date
2010
Physical Description
32 pages, illustrations
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Series
Summit Series #12
Subjects
Biography
Everest, Mount
Nepal
Yukon
China
Tibet
ISBN
0920330665
Call Number
G512 M67 Pam
G512 M67 Copy 2
G512 M67 Copy 3
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Focused on adventure : portrait of Pat Morrow

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14086
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2010
Author
Martel, Lynn
Publisher
Canmore AB : The Alpine Club of Canada
Call Number
01 M36f Pam
Author
Martel, Lynn
Responsibility
Lynn Martel
Publisher
Canmore AB : The Alpine Club of Canada
Published Date
2010
Physical Description
32 p
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Series
Summit Series #12
Subjects
Biography
Everest, Mount
Nepal
Yukon
China
Tibet
ISBN
0920330665
Accession Number
8218
Call Number
01 M36f Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2012
Author
McDonald, Bernadette
Publisher
Victoria, [B.C.] : Rocky Mountain Books
Call Number
G510 M16 F74
Author
McDonald, Bernadette
Responsibility
Bernadette McDonald
Publisher
Victoria, [B.C.] : Rocky Mountain Books
Published Date
2012
Physical Description
351 p. : ill. (some col.), ports.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Everest, Mount
Poland
Pakistan
Hypothermia
World War II
Nepal
ISBN
9781927330128
Accession Number
AC609
Call Number
G510 M16 F74
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2011
Author
McDonald, Bernadette
Publisher
Victoria, [B.C.] : Rocky Mountain Books
Call Number
01.1 M14
Author
McDonald, Bernadette
Responsibility
Bernadette McDonald
Publisher
Victoria, [B.C.] : Rocky Mountain Books
Published Date
2011
Physical Description
351 p. : ill. (some col.), ports.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Everest, Mount
Pakistan
Hypothermia
World War II
Nepal
ISBN
9781927330128
Accession Number
13-2-1 70,500
Call Number
01.1 M14
Collection
Archives Library
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