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Archives. -- [1958], 1971

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies Old-timers Reunion (Banff Day); Margaret Greenham; the Peter Whyte Hut.
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 8
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Main file: Alphabetical files
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.i. - 8
Physical Description
11 negatives: 6 x 7 cm. or smaller
Scope & Content
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies Old-timers Reunion (Banff Day); Margaret Greenham; the Peter Whyte Hut.
Subject Access
Greenham, Margaret
Peter Whyte Hut
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Scope & Content
File consists of two Christmas cards (not annotated) of Peter and Catharine Whyte. Cards are blank and came from Henry and Gale Beaumont, friends of the Grandmaison's and Neilson's in Banff.
Date Range
ca.1950
Reference Code
M8 / accn. 2015.8556
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Archives General File Collection
Description Level
5 / File
Accession Number
2015.8556
Reference Code
M8 / accn. 2015.8556
Date Range
ca.1950
Physical Description
2 cards
Scope & Content
File consists of two Christmas cards (not annotated) of Peter and Catharine Whyte. Cards are blank and came from Henry and Gale Beaumont, friends of the Grandmaison's and Neilson's in Banff.
Subject Access
Peter Whyte
Catharine Whyte
Processing Status
Processed
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Date
1930 – 1930
Material
fibre; hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
103.04.0034
Description
A red wool fez with a black tassel. A woven wicker lining holds the hat’s shape. The inside is lined with pink fabric at the top and has a round green paper sticker with a picture of man wearing a fez and arabic writing. Written on the inside of the hat, on the sweatband, is “Peter Whyte, Port S…
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Title
Fez Cap
Date
1930 – 1930
Material
fibre; hair, sheep
Dimensions
15.0 cm
Description
A red wool fez with a black tassel. A woven wicker lining holds the hat’s shape. The inside is lined with pink fabric at the top and has a round green paper sticker with a picture of man wearing a fez and arabic writing. Written on the inside of the hat, on the sweatband, is “Peter Whyte, Port Said, Egypt”. Also on the sweatband “Felicitations” (?, in arabic writing?) and a stamp of a flying bird carrying a fez.
Subject
souvenirs
Peter Whyte
Philip Moore
hobbies
collecting
clothing
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.04.0034
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Date
1870 – 1875
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.05.0052
Description
Long narrow bayonet with four edges, cross-section shape of cross, tapering to point. Base of bayonet formed into elbow which is joined to metal tube to fit over barrel of rifle. Spiral slit in tube fits over sight on rifle and twists to secure bayonet in place, metal clamp on tube to tighten.
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Title
Needle Bayonet
Date
1870 – 1875
Material
metal
Dimensions
6.4 x 2.7 x 56.0 cm
Description
Long narrow bayonet with four edges, cross-section shape of cross, tapering to point. Base of bayonet formed into elbow which is joined to metal tube to fit over barrel of rifle. Spiral slit in tube fits over sight on rifle and twists to secure bayonet in place, metal clamp on tube to tighten.
Subject
warfare
fighting
Phillip Moore
Peter Whyte
Franco-Prussian War
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.05.0052
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Date
1920 – 1930
Material
wood; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
108.04.0020 a,b
Description
A pair of very long, brown varnished wood, jumping skis with metal bindings. Skis are thicker at the centre, tapering toward the tail and the tip which curves upward slightly and is carved into a lancet arch with a small protrusion at the point. Bottom of each ski has three tracking grooves, top ha…
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Title
Jumping Skis
Date
1920 – 1930
Material
wood; metal; skin
Dimensions
10.0 x 11.4 x 237.0 cm
Description
A pair of very long, brown varnished wood, jumping skis with metal bindings. Skis are thicker at the centre, tapering toward the tail and the tip which curves upward slightly and is carved into a lancet arch with a small protrusion at the point. Bottom of each ski has three tracking grooves, top has faint incised lines following the edges of the ski and forming an arch within the arch of the tip. Metal bindings consist of a large metal plate with toe brackets which secure boot by means of a thick leather strap which buckles over boot. A.L.&W. Mikro Skirite, Toronto , a small metal bracket with four slots for adjusting ski cable in front if large plate. "Kandahar" Made in Switzerland), a small bracket on either side of the middle edge of the ski with two hooks for the cable. Two large round holes joined by a slot which pass through the ski from one side to the other just beneath the large metal plate, have been plugged with wood and mastic of some sort. Note: a series of drilled holes approximately 12 cm. long are in front of the small cable adjusting bracket.
Subject
Whyte home
sports
skiing
ski jumping
winter
Peter Whyte
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
108.04.0020 a,b
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Date
1925 – 1927
Material
paper
Catalogue Number
105.02.0109
Description
A very small, white, cardboard card with "Peter White (sic)" printed in Gothic lettering at centre, and Banff, Alta", in plain lettering in lower right corner.
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Title
Calling Card
Date
1925 – 1927
Material
paper
Dimensions
1.9 x 3.7 cm
Description
A very small, white, cardboard card with "Peter White (sic)" printed in Gothic lettering at centre, and Banff, Alta", in plain lettering in lower right corner.
Subject
Whyte home
personal
identification
Peter Whyte
PW
artists
business
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.0109
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Date
1920 – 1921
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
103.09.0088
Description
Double handled trophy cup on circular, lathed, brown wooden base. Plated, metal cup is deep and slightly bells at rim. Cup engraved "Pete White, Banff Ski Club Class A junior 1921". Cup unscrews from base and reveals its manufacture stamp "Standard S' Company Limited, Toronto, Canada, A100" wooden…
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Title
Loving Cup
Date
1920 – 1921
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
19.0 x 9.0 x 10.8 cm
Description
Double handled trophy cup on circular, lathed, brown wooden base. Plated, metal cup is deep and slightly bells at rim. Cup engraved "Pete White, Banff Ski Club Class A junior 1921". Cup unscrews from base and reveals its manufacture stamp "Standard S' Company Limited, Toronto, Canada, A100" wooden base stamped "A96".
Subject
sports
winter
ski jumping
Peter Whyte
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.09.0088
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Date
1900 – 1930
Material
skin; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.03.0045 a,b
Description
A pair of high leather boots with flat soles and upturned toes. The flat leather soles are stitched with heavy cord, the uppers are of a reddish leather decorated with cutout scrolls of darker leather, and the leg shafts are of dark leather decorated just above the ankle with dingbats of leather sc…
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Title
Boots
Date
1900 – 1930
Material
skin; fibre
Dimensions
41.0 x 12.0 x 30.0 cm
Description
A pair of high leather boots with flat soles and upturned toes. The flat leather soles are stitched with heavy cord, the uppers are of a reddish leather decorated with cutout scrolls of darker leather, and the leg shafts are of dark leather decorated just above the ankle with dingbats of leather scrollwork in applique. The top edges of the boots rise from the calf in back to a point just below the knee in front.
Subject
households
footwear
Peter Whyte
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.03.0045 a,b
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; leather;
Catalogue Number
104.39.0012 a-l
Description
A small, rectangular paint box. Box has a lock with key and a leather carrying handle at the top. The box contains: b) a small rectangular arm palette; c-e) 3 paintbrushes (2 large, 1 small); f-g) two folding rulers; h-l) 5 partially used tubes of Winsor & Newton paint (Payne’s gray, lemon yellow; …
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Title
Paint Box
Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; leather;
Dimensions
25.0 x 29.0 cm
Description
A small, rectangular paint box. Box has a lock with key and a leather carrying handle at the top. The box contains: b) a small rectangular arm palette; c-e) 3 paintbrushes (2 large, 1 small); f-g) two folding rulers; h-l) 5 partially used tubes of Winsor & Newton paint (Payne’s gray, lemon yellow; zinc white; cobalt blue; and unknown). Box is well used with extensive paint residue.,
Subject
Whyte home
art
painting
supplies
artist
Peter Whyte
Catharine Robb Whyte
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.39.0012 a-l
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; leather
Catalogue Number
104.39.0013 a-p
Description
Medium, rectangular paint box. Box is wooden with leather carrying handle at the top; metal clasps at the front, metal hinges, and a rectangular metal plate on the bottom. The inside of the box is divided into 4 compartments and has grooves in the lid for boards. The box contains: b) wooden arm pal…
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Title
Paint Box
Date
n.d.
Material
wood; metal; leather
Dimensions
30.5 x 38.0 cm
Description
Medium, rectangular paint box. Box is wooden with leather carrying handle at the top; metal clasps at the front, metal hinges, and a rectangular metal plate on the bottom. The inside of the box is divided into 4 compartments and has grooves in the lid for boards. The box contains: b) wooden arm palette; c) rectangular board palette; d-e) partially used tubes of paint (Permanent Pigments ivory black, Winsor & Newton cadmium green); f-p) paintbrushes. Box is well used with substantial paint residue.
Subject
Whyte home
Peter Whyte
Catharine Robb Whyte
painting
art
artist
supplies
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.39.0013 a-p
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