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Date
c. 1875
Material
fibre; cotton; wool
Catalogue Number
102.01.1010
Description
Patterned blue and beige blanket with beige fringe along the edge.
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Title
Blanket
Date
c. 1875
Material
fibre; cotton; wool
Dimensions
100 x 250 cm
Description
Patterned blue and beige blanket with beige fringe along the edge.
Subject
households
Sharples
weaving
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2012
Catalogue Number
102.01.1010
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Date
c. 1700
Material
hair sheep
Catalogue Number
102.01.1011
Description
A checked beige, red and blue blanket. There is a prominent seam down the middle.
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Title
Blanket
Date
c. 1700
Material
hair sheep
Dimensions
199 x 184 cm
Description
A checked beige, red and blue blanket. There is a prominent seam down the middle.
Subject
households
Sharples
weaving
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2012
Catalogue Number
102.01.1011
Images
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George Vaux interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15303
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Reference Code
S1 / 137
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 137
Responsibility
Interviewer: E. J. (Ted) Hart
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Gibbon, John Murray
Moore, Pearl (Brewster)
Moore, (Col.) Philip
Photography
Schaffer, Mary Townsend Sharples
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies
Vaux, Mary
Vaux family
Walcott, Charles Doolittle
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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Date
prior to 1910
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.08.1047
Description
Hemmed, fine white cotton handkerchief, machine hemmed all edges, top left corner hand written with ink: "Sarah J. Sharples"
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Title
Handkerchief
Date
prior to 1910
Material
fibre
Dimensions
37.0 x 37.0 cm
Description
Hemmed, fine white cotton handkerchief, machine hemmed all edges, top left corner hand written with ink: "Sarah J. Sharples"
Subject
Sarah J. Sharples
Mary Schaffer
households
clothing
Credit
Gift of Charles C. Reid, Banff, Alberta, 1986
Catalogue Number
103.08.1047
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A hunter of peace : Mary T.S. Schaffer's Old Indian trails of the Canadian Rockies

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue21091
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1980
Author
Schaffer, Mary Townsend Sharples, 1861-1939
Publisher
Banff : Whyte Foundation
Call Number
TR140 S33 H37
Author
Schaffer, Mary Townsend Sharples, 1861-1939
Responsibility
introduced and edited by E.J. Hart
Publisher
Banff : Whyte Foundation
Published Date
1980
Physical Description
151p. : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Women photographers - Canada - Biography
Rocky Mountains, Canada - Description and travel - 1900-1950
Maligne Lake
Schaffer, Mary Townsend Sharples, 1861-1939
Notes
Contents : Yahe-Weha-Mountain Woman : the life and travels of Mary Schaffer Warren, 1861-1939 / E.J. Hart -- Old Indian trails expedition of 1907 / Mary T.S. Schaffer -- Old Indian trails expedition of 1908 / Mary T.S. Schaffer -- The 1911 expedition to Maligne Lake / Mary T.S. Schaffer
Call Number
TR140 S33 H37
Location
Art Library is located in Curatorial Department - Please contact Curatorial Department for access
Collection
Art Library
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Date
1775 – 1820
Material
glass; fibre; paper; bone; metal
Catalogue Number
107.02.1016
Description
Kit with various beads and supplies for working. 26 small paper bundles of beads, tied with string. One long beaded string, mauve. One piece of muslin 16.3 x 22.0, all edges whip stitched. Unfinished beadwork in blc 4.0 x 7.5, mauve background, green pot with stems and 2 hanging burgandy flower…
Title
Kit Beadwork
Date
1775 – 1820
Material
glass; fibre; paper; bone; metal
Description
Kit with various beads and supplies for working. 26 small paper bundles of beads, tied with string. One long beaded string, mauve. One piece of muslin 16.3 x 22.0, all edges whip stitched. Unfinished beadwork in blc 4.0 x 7.5, mauve background, green pot with stems and 2 hanging burgandy flowers. Thin needle with string pinned in material. One bone crochet hook 8.5 x 1.8. One square paper box with lid with loose beads. Written on box in pencil: "Last piece beadwork by Grandmother Cope Sharples - 1820" Another piece of paper has written: "Elizabeth Jefferes last work about 2 years before she died."
Subject
hobbies
Mary Schaffer Warren
Cope Sharples
Elizabeth Jefferes
beadwork
needlework
Credit
Gift of Charles C. Reid, Banff, Alberta, 1986
Catalogue Number
107.02.1016
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Mary Warren's letters from the home front 1916-1917

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14216
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Dempsey, Hugh A (ed.)
Call Number
P
Author
Dempsey, Hugh A (ed.)
Responsibility
edited by Hugh A. Dempsey
Physical Description
p.2-15 : ill., ports
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Schaffer, Mary
Sharples family
Unwin, Sid
World War I
Notes
In Alberta History, vol. 63, no. 1 (Winter 2015). Includes the story how Mary Warren knit woollen socks for the men in the front during World War I with other Banff women. She recieved a thank you letter from one of the men and sent a copy of the letter to the New York Times. She recieved a letter a few days later from an Episcopal clergyman named William Henderson Watts. She had a 2 year correspondance with him about her view on the war, particularly the lack of American involvement.
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Philadelphia : portrait of an American city

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13400
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1990
Author
Wolf, Edwin
Publisher
Philadelphia : Camino Books
Edition
New and enlarged edition
Call Number
08 W83
Author
Wolf, Edwin
Responsibility
Edwin Wolf 2nd with an additional chapter by Kenneth Finkel
Edition
New and enlarged edition
Publisher
Philadelphia : Camino Books
Published Date
1990
Physical Description
367p. : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Sharples family
Vaux family
Notes
Index
ISBN
0-940159-10-4
Call Number
08 W83
Collection
Archives Library
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The Philadelphia Quakers in the industrial age, 1865-1920

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue5108
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1976
Author
Benjamin, Philip S
Publisher
Philadelphia : Temple University Press
Call Number
08 B43
Author
Benjamin, Philip S
Publisher
Philadelphia : Temple University Press
Published Date
1976
Physical Description
ix, 301p
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Sharples family
Vaux family
Notes
Bibliography and index
ISBN
0-87722-086-7
Accession Number
3650
Call Number
08 B43
Collection
Archives Library
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Rita Crick interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15268
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1974
Reference Code
S1 / 95
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 95
Responsibility
Interviewer: E. J. (Ted) Hart
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1974
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Subject Access
Bannerman family
Cave and Basin
Daem, Mary
Frank Lloyd Wright Pavilion
Greenham, Henry
Greenham, Margaret
Harrison, George
Lake Minnewanka
Lux Theatre
Mather's Skating Rink
Mountain School
Reynolds, Kyte
Round, Bill
Round, Doreen
Tally-hos
Warren, Mary Townsend Sharples Schaffer
Wilson, Tom
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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