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10th, 60th and 75th anniversary rides and events

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Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of one original bulletin from 1933 describing the TRCR's [Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies] 10th anniversary with notes by Anne Wotypka; 3 newspaper articles, including two scanned copies, pertaining to the TRCR's 60th anniversary with attached notes by Anne Wotypka; 14 textual re…
Date Range
1983
1984
1997
1998
2013
Reference Code
M545 / I / 2
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M545 / V635
Series
M545 / I : Events and Activities
Sous-Fonds
M545
Accession Number
5939
8235
2014.8277
Reference Code
M545 / I / 2
GMD
Textual record
Published record
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Some notes produced by Anne Wotypka
Date Range
1983
1984
1997
1998
2013
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records (ca. 35 pages ; 21.5 x 28 cm or smaller -- 3 newspaper clippings -- 2 volumes : 17 x 25.5 cm and 26 x 18.5 cm) -- 3 photographs : col. prints ; 12.5 x 9 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of one original bulletin from 1933 describing the TRCR's [Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies] 10th anniversary with notes by Anne Wotypka; 3 newspaper articles, including two scanned copies, pertaining to the TRCR's 60th anniversary with attached notes by Anne Wotypka; 14 textual records including correspondence and a meeting agenda pertaining to TRCR's 60th and 75th anniversaries, 75th anniversary buckle design templates and plaque order forms including one duplicate; and one guest list booklet for the TRCR's 60th anniversary celebrations in 1983 containing 62 signatures. File also includes 3 colour photographs [see "Notes"]
Notes
Date "2013" is for accompanying handwritten notes by donor Anne Wotypka received with newspaper articles.
3 colour photographs have been stored in mylar and kept in folder with corresponding newspaper article to preserve context
Some excess duplicates of items have not been kept due to storage reasons.
Name Access
Wotypka, Anne
Subject Access
Anniversary
Trail riding
Horse
Plaque
Buckle
Guest list
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Calgary
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Conservation
Photographs have been encased in mylar to prevent off-gassing. Consider filing separately with other prints in future if conservation issues arise.
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Communications
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Date
1930 – 1961
Material
skin; metal
Catalogue Number
106.06.1049
Description
Typical Australian saddle, all leather with horn and bucking pommels. Leather lining, long bucking pommel (knee roll) with smaller roll at back of flap near seat. 3 brass D rings, steel stirrup bars.
Title
Australian Saddle
Date
1930 – 1961
Material
skin; metal
Dimensions
62.0 x 50.0 cm
Description
Typical Australian saddle, all leather with horn and bucking pommels. Leather lining, long bucking pommel (knee roll) with smaller roll at back of flap near seat. 3 brass D rings, steel stirrup bars.
Subject
sports
trail riding
Wilf Fairless
Credit
Gift of Evelyn Gilmar, 1991
Catalogue Number
106.06.1049
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Date
1930 – 1945
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
103.09.1090 a-e
Description
Five Canadian Rockies hiking trail riding pins. (a,b) "Trail Riders" in gold coloured lettering on blue background border, horse and rider standing on grey rock in centre, screw pin on back. (c) "Trail Riders" as above but horse and rider climbing down grey rock in centre, straight pin on back. (…
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Title
Membership Pin
Date
1930 – 1945
Material
metal
Description
Five Canadian Rockies hiking trail riding pins. (a,b) "Trail Riders" in gold coloured lettering on blue background border, horse and rider standing on grey rock in centre, screw pin on back. (c) "Trail Riders" as above but horse and rider climbing down grey rock in centre, straight pin on back. (d,e) "Skyline Hikers" in gold coloured lettering on green background, yellow boot on rock in centre, straight pin on back.
Subject
sports
trail riding
Trail Riders Canadian Rockies
Skyline Hikers Canadian Rockies
Credit
Gift of Unknown, 1968
Catalogue Number
103.09.1090 a-e
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On Top of Wonder Pass

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Artist
Martha Isabel Houston (1896 – , Canadian)
Date
1959 – 1959
Medium
print on paper
Catalogue Number
HoM.04.03
Description
Done with black ink on white paper, this print features three horses, two of which are being ridden, and a large mountain in the background which is cropped just right of center and all the way to the left side by the picture’s border. The horse and rider in the left corner have their backs to the…
Artist
Martha Isabel Houston (1896 – , Canadian)
Title
On Top of Wonder Pass
Date
1959 – 1959
Medium
print on paper
Dimensions
13.7 x 17.8 cm
Description
Done with black ink on white paper, this print features three horses, two of which are being ridden, and a large mountain in the background which is cropped just right of center and all the way to the left side by the picture’s border. The horse and rider in the left corner have their backs to the viewer. the horse is cut off just after the top 1/3 of its tail by the picture border. the man riding this horse is wearing a triangular hat . The horse directly to the right of the for mentioned horse and rider is carrying supplies, and also has it’s back to the viewer. To the right of this horse, is another horse and rider. This horse is facing right, giving the viewer a profile. The rider is turned on the horse facing the viewer, and wearing a cowboy hat. In the trc is a small portion of White sky, and a small peak.
Subject
Activity
Trail riding
Figure
men
Landscape
Mountains
Canadian Rockies
Wonder Pass
Credit
Purchased from Canadian Art Gallery, Canmore, 1998
Catalogue Number
HoM.04.03
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Artist
Ken Christopher (1942 – , Canadian)
Date
1994
Medium
oil on canvas
Catalogue Number
ChK.02.01
Description
With in the image frame of this painting there are three horses with three people sitting on horseback. The three figures are female and are centered. The background area is full of trees and the bottom area around the ground is brown in colour. The three horses and riders are facing away from the …
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Artist
Ken Christopher (1942 – , Canadian)
Title
Three Companeros
Date
1994
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
42.0 x 48.0 cm
Description
With in the image frame of this painting there are three horses with three people sitting on horseback. The three figures are female and are centered. The background area is full of trees and the bottom area around the ground is brown in colour. The three horses and riders are facing away from the viewer and are riding off through the forest. The horses are brown. One of the riders has a white shirt or jacket and another has a light colour hat.
Subject
animal
horses
landscape
forest
activity
trail riding
figure
group
female
Credit
Gift of Robert Blair, Calgary, 1996
Catalogue Number
ChK.02.01
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Trail rider portraits and group photos

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54349
Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 49 black and white print photographs of individual members and riding groups involved with the Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies. Images includes portraits of various individuals taken on trail rides, as well as group photographs of participants. Group photos include images of m…
Date Range
1962
[ca. 1970 - ca. 1980]
[ca. 1975]
Reference Code
V635 / I / PA - 84 to 106
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M545 / V635
Series
V635 / I : Events and Activities
Sous-Fonds
V635
Accession Number
5757
Reference Code
V635 / I / PA - 84 to 106
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
1962
[ca. 1970 - ca. 1980]
[ca. 1975]
Physical Description
49 photographs : b&w prints ; 21.5 x 16 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 49 black and white print photographs of individual members and riding groups involved with the Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies. Images includes portraits of various individuals taken on trail rides, as well as group photographs of participants. Group photos include images of members on horseback, camping, etc.
Notes
Many of earlier photographs in the file have handwritten information on back re: individual(s) depicted in the photo
Name Access
Whittaker, Charlie
Wotypka, Anne
Beltz, Benjamin
Fleming, Arthur
Shamus, Elaine
Gortez, Steve
Crawley, Michael
Bell, Dorothy
Bell, Norman
Subject Access
Horses
Trail riding
Packing
Camping
Landscape
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Language
English
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Environment
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Artist
Wadym Dobrolige (1913 – 1973)
Date
1955 – 1955
Medium
oil
Catalogue Number
DoW.02.04
Description
Image shows 4 people on horseback heading to horizon of picture. The second figure (from left) has a red shirt, and the third figure is half-turned on his horse to see behind him as he looks at the 4th rider. There is a large pile of rocks in the far right corner, with trees and mountains. The l…
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Artist
Wadym Dobrolige (1913 – 1973)
Title
Trail Riders
Date
1955 – 1955
Medium
oil
Dimensions
64 x 260.5 cm
Description
Image shows 4 people on horseback heading to horizon of picture. The second figure (from left) has a red shirt, and the third figure is half-turned on his horse to see behind him as he looks at the 4th rider. There is a large pile of rocks in the far right corner, with trees and mountains. The left side has some smaller rocks, one lone tree, and mountains in the background.cascade hotel mural
Subject
horseback riding
trail riding
horse
mountains
cascade hotel mural
Credit
Gift of Leo Wedro, Calgary, 1990
Catalogue Number
DoW.02.04
Images
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Trail Riding in Alberta

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Artist
Nicholas Morant (1910 – 1999, Canadian)
Date
1960
Medium
ektacolour on paper
Catalogue Number
MoN.18.09
Description
A colour photograph, the foreground is browns and yellows with old dead trees strewn around, a yellow larch tree dominates the left side of the picture, a person on horseback in centre, a line of mountains with Mount Assiniboine dominant is in the background, the moutains are snow covered, the sky …
Artist
Nicholas Morant (1910 – 1999, Canadian)
Title
Trail Riding in Alberta
Date
1960
Medium
ektacolour on paper
Dimensions
50.6 x 60.8 cm
Description
A colour photograph, the foreground is browns and yellows with old dead trees strewn around, a yellow larch tree dominates the left side of the picture, a person on horseback in centre, a line of mountains with Mount Assiniboine dominant is in the background, the moutains are snow covered, the sky is clear
Subject
landscape, mountain
activity, trail riding
landscape, Mount Assiniboine
Credit
Gift of Canadian Pacific Corporate Archives, Montreal, 1985
Catalogue Number
MoN.18.09
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Date
1979
Material
fibre; cotton
Catalogue Number
103.05.1105
Description
Grey short sleeve with black ribbing, on front there is a black image with "Banff" "Jasper" and at bottom of circle "Expedition". Inside circle "'79" to left of mountains and trees. In front of trees there is a rider followed by a packhorse. Designed by "Barbi"
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Title
T-Shirt
Date
1979
Material
fibre; cotton
Dimensions
49.9 x 65.5 cm
Description
Grey short sleeve with black ribbing, on front there is a black image with "Banff" "Jasper" and at bottom of circle "Expedition". Inside circle "'79" to left of mountains and trees. In front of trees there is a rider followed by a packhorse. Designed by "Barbi"
Subject
trail riding
expeditions
Credit
Gift of Roy Andersen, Banff, 1991
Catalogue Number
103.05.1105
Images
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