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The battle at Three Ponds : three versions

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue15023
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Dempsey, Hugh A.
Call Number
P
Author
Dempsey, Hugh A.
Physical Description
p.10-17, ill.
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
First Nations
Siksika
Bow River
Notes
In Alberta History, vol.62, no.4, Autumn 2014
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
1875 – 1900
Material
skin; fibre, cotton; glass
Catalogue Number
103.05.0045 a,b
Description
A pair of beaded Indian leggings worn on the leg from the knee to the ankle. The leggings tie on at the back of the leg with thongs. The leggings have a design of three vertical stripes and two diamond shpaes of yellow, red, green and blue on a white background.
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Title
Beaded Leggings
Date
1875 – 1900
Material
skin; fibre, cotton; glass
Dimensions
35.0 x 30.0 cm
Description
A pair of beaded Indian leggings worn on the leg from the knee to the ankle. The leggings tie on at the back of the leg with thongs. The leggings have a design of three vertical stripes and two diamond shpaes of yellow, red, green and blue on a white background.
Subject
Indians
Blood
Blackfoot
Siksika
decorative
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0045 a,b
Images
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Date
1880 – 1890
Material
skin; glass; metal
Catalogue Number
103.07.0016
Description
A woman's beaded belt of harness leather that fastens with a buckle. The belt is worked in beads of blue, yellow and pink in predominently solid coloured sections with small white beaded patterns that alternate with areas of leather.
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Title
Belt
Date
1880 – 1890
Material
skin; glass; metal
Dimensions
3.0 x 105.0 cm
Description
A woman's beaded belt of harness leather that fastens with a buckle. The belt is worked in beads of blue, yellow and pink in predominently solid coloured sections with small white beaded patterns that alternate with areas of leather.
Subject
Indians
Blackfoot
Siksika
decorative
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.0016
Images
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Date
1910 – 1930
Material
skin, deer; fibre; glass
Catalogue Number
103.07.0017
Description
A beaded woman's belt that fastens with thong ties. The belt has a solid background with a repeated pattern of six small diamonds, forming a rectangle, alternating with an eight-sided star.
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Title
Belt
Date
1910 – 1930
Material
skin, deer; fibre; glass
Dimensions
4.5 x 91.0 cm
Description
A beaded woman's belt that fastens with thong ties. The belt has a solid background with a repeated pattern of six small diamonds, forming a rectangle, alternating with an eight-sided star.
Subject
Indians
Blackfoot
Siksika
decorative
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.0017
Images
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A Blackfoot family

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue15106
Medium
Library - Periodical
Published Date
1890
Call Number
P
Published Date
1890
Physical Description
p.269, ill.
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
First Nations
Siksika
Notes
In The Dominion Illustrated [newspaper], vol.IV, no.95, (April 1890)
photograph on p.269, description on p.266 under "Our Engravings"
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Canadian Rockies : Banff and Jasper [videocassette]

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12986
Medium
Library - Moving image (includes film and digital video - published)
Publisher
Bellevue Entertainment
Call Number
13.113 C16b V
Publisher
Bellevue Entertainment
Physical Description
1 cassette : sd., b&w, col.
Medium
Library - Moving image (includes film and digital video - published)
Subjects
Banff Springs Hotel
Film making
Golf courses
Operation Habbakuk
Railways
Siksika
Notes
Travel Channel
Accession Number
7613
Call Number
13.113 C16b V
Collection
Archives Library
Less detail
Date
1890 – 1910
Material
skin; fibre; glass
Catalogue Number
103.05.0060 a,b
Description
A pair of beaded strips that are worked in rows on heavy canvas wih strips of leather trim at the bottom. Each cuff has a design of two yellow pyramids outlined with dark red and black on a white background.
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Title
Cuffs
Date
1890 – 1910
Material
skin; fibre; glass
Dimensions
5.5 x 20.0 cm
Description
A pair of beaded strips that are worked in rows on heavy canvas wih strips of leather trim at the bottom. Each cuff has a design of two yellow pyramids outlined with dark red and black on a white background.
Subject
Indians
Blackfoot
Siksika
decorative
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0060 a,b
Images
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Date
1900 – 1915
Material
skin, deer; glass
Catalogue Number
103.05.0012
Description
A woman's deerskin dress fringed along each side and at the edges of the sleeves. There are two rows of fringe along the yoke at the front and back that curves into a slight dip at the centre and are accented by a row of green and silver beadwork at the top. A medallion of concentric green and si…
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Title
Dress
Date
1900 – 1915
Material
skin, deer; glass
Dimensions
70.0 (underarms) x 123.0 cm
Description
A woman's deerskin dress fringed along each side and at the edges of the sleeves. There are two rows of fringe along the yoke at the front and back that curves into a slight dip at the centre and are accented by a row of green and silver beadwork at the top. A medallion of concentric green and silver rows of beads is located at the dip of fringework on the front of the dress. There is a double row of fringe at the bottom hem.
Subject
Indians
Northwest Plains
Blackfoot
Siksika
ceremonial
crafts
beading
decorative
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0012
Images
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Encampment of Blackfeet Indians

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue15066
Medium
Library - Periodical
Published Date
1889
Call Number
P
Published Date
1889
Physical Description
p.20, ill.
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
First Nations
Siksika
Notes
In The Dominion Illustrated [newspaper], vol.II, no.28 (January 1889)
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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History in their blood : the Indian portraits of Nicholas de Grandmaison

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue4916
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1982
Author
Dempsey, Hugh A
Publisher
Vancouver : Doutlas & McIntyre
Call Number
07.2 D36d
07.2 D36d Copy 2
Author
Dempsey, Hugh A
Responsibility
introduction by J. Russell Harper
Publisher
Vancouver : Doutlas & McIntyre
Published Date
1982
Physical Description
124p. : ports
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Art
Banff
Cree
First Nations
Siksika
McLean, George
Notes
Index
ISBN
0-88894-360-1
Accession Number
15000
7504 (Copy 2)
Call Number
07.2 D36d
07.2 D36d Copy 2
Collection
Archives Library
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