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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Date
2010
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.11
Description
Man in Parks Canada uniform standing with hands in pockets.
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Artist
Sarah Fuller (1978 – , Canadian)
Title
Aaron
Date
2010
Medium
photograph on epson premium luster drymounted
Dimensions
101.6 x 76.2 cm
Description
Man in Parks Canada uniform standing with hands in pockets.
Subject
documentary photography
Banff
community
landscape
portrait
Parks Canada
Credit
Gift of Sarah Fuller, Wakefield, 2016
Catalogue Number
FuS.18.11
Images
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Aileen Harmon fonds

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions206
Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual records and photographs by and about Aileen Harmon, as well as collected items. Textual records include: letter from Harmon to the Director of Alberta's provincial parks re addition of Yamnuska area to Bow Valley Provincial Park, 1973; brief, from Harvie Heights and Bow Va…
Date Range
[ca. 1924] - 2015
Reference Code
M287 / V262
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Transparency
Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M287 / V262
Sous-Fonds
M287
V262
Accession Number
1876
1915
1916
2302
2932
3082
3380
3383
3411
7753
2016.8596
Reference Code
M287 / V262
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Transparency
Date Range
[ca. 1924] - 2015
Physical Description
26.5 cm of textual records. -- 33 photographs (26 prints : b&w and col. ; 20.5 x 30 cm or smaller -- 6 negatives : b&w nitrate negatives ; 12.5 x 10 cm -- 1 transparency : col. slide ; 35 mm)
History / Biographical
Aileen Harmon (1912 - 2015), daughter of Byron Harmon, worked as a government naturalist at Banff, Alberta, Canada and was involved in local natural history groups and activities. Aileen was a founding member, alongside Bruce Gordon, of the Bow Valley Naturalists, and was also on the Board of The Canadian Wildlife Federation and The Society of Alberta Naturalists. Aileen moved to Mill Bay on Vancouver Island, B.C. in 1981 following the end of a lengthy career with Parks Canada. During her retirement years, Aileen travelled extensively, reaching all seven continents. She also authored an autobiographical book, titled "Tales of My Mountain Life", in 2004. Aileen passed away on January 9, 2015 at the age of 102.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of textual records and photographs by and about Aileen Harmon, as well as collected items. Textual records include: letter from Harmon to the Director of Alberta's provincial parks re addition of Yamnuska area to Bow Valley Provincial Park, 1973; brief, from Harvie Heights and Bow Valley subdivision residents to public hearings on land use and resource development in the eastern slopes, 1973; letter re James Hector, 1979; notes on career, 2003; notes on Catharine Whyte for CBC recording, 2004; Christmas cards and collected articles, ca.1960. Photographs, made by and collected by Aileen Harmon, pertain to Aileen Harmon and friends, skiing, Skoki area, Mount Yamnuska, Banff Indian Days. Includes photographs by Byron Harmon. Added content from accession 2016.8596 : ca. 25 cm of textual records including personal correspondence, guest book, original writing and notes by Aileen Harmon, personal travel journals from a 1931 packing trip and 1933 ski trip to Skoki, drafts of autobiographical book "Tales of My Mountain Life", articles pertaining to or written by Aileen Harmon, Christmas cards, and letters of condolence to Carole Harmon following Aileen's passing. Also 26 print photographs, 6 negative photographs from a 1937 hiking trip, and one transparency. Fonds consists of one series : Series I - Personal records
Name Access
Harmon, Aileen
Harmon, Carole
Subject Access
Environment
Family and personal life
Memorial
Parks Canada
Hiking
Mountains
Travel
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
British Columbia
Access Restrictions
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Finding Aid
Basic description only
Category
Environment
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of fonds
Processing Status
Processed
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All-time high - an unprecedented number of visitors are heading to Banff National Park, with a million more tourists passing through the gates in just the last five years. Has the beloved park reached its limits?

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue25147
Medium
Library - Periodical
Published Date
May 2020
Author
Stewart, Ryan
Odynski, Taylor
Publisher
Crowfoot Media
Call Number
P
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Author
Stewart, Ryan
Odynski, Taylor
Responsibility
Ryan Stewart (author)
Taylor Odynski (illustrator)
Publisher
Crowfoot Media
Published Date
May 2020
Physical Description
p.70 - 75
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Tourism
Ecology
Environment
Banff National Park
Wildlife
Town of Banff
Parks Canada
Alberta
Abstract
Pertains to the rise in visitation to Banff National Park
Notes
In Canadian Rockies Annual, vol.05, May 2020
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
URL Notes
Website for Crowfoot Media - publishers of Canadian Rockies Annual
Websites
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Date
1968 – 1974
Material
metal; skin
Catalogue Number
104.03.1020
Description
5 metal dog tags, attached to rectangular leather fob, National Parks Canada, 1968-1974.
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Title
Animal Tag
Date
1968 – 1974
Material
metal; skin
Description
5 metal dog tags, attached to rectangular leather fob, National Parks Canada, 1968-1974.
Subject
animals
dog
National Parks
Parks Canada
animal control
Credit
Gift of Tom Boon, Sidney, 1999
Catalogue Number
104.03.1020
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Date
1910 – 1920
Material
metal; wood; skin; glass
Catalogue Number
104.44.1008 a,b
Description
Metal transit with 7.5 dia. directional compass. On the face of it is the manufacturer's logo, New York plus directional letters except "N" is a symbol. Transit has many screws and wheels for adjustments. Cast metal cover of large wheel is broken in half. Wood box is completely covered wit…
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Title
Backcountry Transit
Date
1910 – 1920
Material
metal; wood; skin; glass
Dimensions
23.5 x 17.6 cm
Description
Metal transit with 7.5 dia. directional compass. On the face of it is the manufacturer's logo, New York plus directional letters except "N" is a symbol. Transit has many screws and wheels for adjustments. Cast metal cover of large wheel is broken in half. Wood box is completely covered with leather. Inside lid has leather and wood keepers for various instruments - all missing. A 3.0 cm wide belt encircles the box for carrying.
Subject
Parks Canada
backpacking
Credit
Purchased from Crown Assets Disposal, Banff, 1986
Catalogue Number
104.44.1008 a,b
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Backyard big horns

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue11804
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Findlay, Andrew
Call Number
P
Author
Findlay, Andrew
Physical Description
p.6-7 : ill
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Parks Canada
Radium Hot Springs
Sheep, Mountain
Wildlife management
Notes
In Avenue West (Winter 2003)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Banff National Park archival room research guide

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue25017
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Publisher
Parks Canada
Call Number
13.117 P21b O.S.
Publisher
Parks Canada
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Parks Canada
Archives
Abstract
Pertains to archival holding at the Banff National Park archival room
Contents
Cabinet #1 - artifacts
Cabinet #2 - artifacts
Cabinet #3A and #3B - Parks Canada owned buildings - buildings description and inventory
Cabinet #4A and #4B - Map/blueprint collection
Cabinet #5 - Property lease card card collections
Cabinet #6 - Property photo collection 1960s
Cabinet #7 - Property photo collection 1930s-1940s
Cabinet #8 - Webster Collection - public works projects
Cabinet #9 - Archaeology reprots, collection documentation binders, past Provincial and Town of Banff heritage building inventories, Phase 1 and Phase 2 Town of Banff heritage building inventory and final report, master address index, Parks Canada Reports - cultural resources, various Parks Canada materials, cultural resource video/audio collection, public works projects photo albums and reports, oral history project for Banff, Yoho and Kootenay, Warden Service material
Cabinet #10 - Library book collection, National Park brochure collection, National Park photo/map collection
Cabinet #12 - General archival room files
Cabinet #13 - National Park and historic/heritage site files
Cabinet #14 - Artifact files, historical files - Banff Park Museum, general files
Cabinet #15 - Occurrence report files - public safety, law enforcement - Banff/Lake Louise 1984 to1987
Cabinet #16 - Occurrence report files - public safety, law enforcement - Banff/Lake Louise 1975 to 1989
Cabinet #17 - Municipal assessment forms, lease information, Banff School District - 1973
Cabinet #18 and #19 - Public works - field survey books - 1920 to 1970
Notes
From Banff Warden's offic
Accession Number
7378
Call Number
13.117 P21b O.S.
Collection
Archives Library
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Banff National Park management plan

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54927
Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of a draft of "Banff National Park of Canada Management Plan" produced by Parks Canada and dated October 26, 2009. File also includes drafts of "Key Strategy" documents and an "Environmental Impact Assessment" for the regions of Jasper, Lake Louise, Banff, Yoho and Kootenay [Parks Can…
Date Range
2009
Reference Code
M545 / V / 26
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Government record
Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M545 / V635
Series
M545 / V : Administrative records
Sous-Fonds
M545
Accession Number
8235
Reference Code
M545 / V / 26
GMD
Textual record
Government record
Date Range
2009
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope & Content
File consists of a draft of "Banff National Park of Canada Management Plan" produced by Parks Canada and dated October 26, 2009. File also includes drafts of "Key Strategy" documents and an "Environmental Impact Assessment" for the regions of Jasper, Lake Louise, Banff, Yoho and Kootenay [Parks Canada]. Contents pertain to natural resources, tourism, townsite development and other related issues within Canadian Rockies national parks.
Subject Access
Parks Canada
National parks and reserves
Natural resources
Conservation
Government
Environment
Townsite development
Tourism
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Banff National Park
Lake Louise
Jasper National Park
Kootenay National Park
Yoho National Park
Language
English
Conservation
Metal clip from Management Plan draft was removed
Creator
Parks Canada
Category
Environment
Government
Natural resources
Title Source
Title based on contents in file
Processing Status
Processed
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Banff: the sacrificial lamb

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue11145
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Thomas, David
Call Number
P
Author
Thomas, David
Physical Description
p. 66
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Parks Canada
Tourism
Notes
In Explore, iss. 101 (January / February 2000)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Bear 148's last summer

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue68
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Skrajny, Joanna
Publisher
The Alberta Wilderness Association Journal
Call Number
P
Author
Skrajny, Joanna
Publisher
The Alberta Wilderness Association Journal
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Banff National Park
Canmore
Bears, Grizzly
Parks Canada
Hunting
Notes
In Wildlands Advocate, Vol. 25, No.3, September 2017, p. 12-13
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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