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Additional observations on glaciers in British Columbia

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue10986
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Author
Vaux, George
Call Number
03.4 V46ad Pam
Author
Vaux, George
Responsibility
by George and William S. Vaux, Jr
Physical Description
p.501-511
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Asulkan Glacier
Illecillewaet Glacier
Victoria Glacier
Notes
From Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, December 1899
Accession Number
1118
Call Number
03.4 V46ad Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Banff Park Warden Ice Climbing

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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Item consists of one 16 mm motion picture pertaining to Parks Canada Wardens ice climbing and rescue training on Victoria Glacier above Lake Louise. Includes shots of them hiking up, detailed shots of warden's putting on their crampons and tying knots, cutting steps in the glacier, and practicing c…
Date Range
1956
Reference Code
V190 / VI / NF - 38
Description Level
6 / Item
GMD
Film
Motion picture
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Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Fonds Number
M323 / S40 / V190
Series
VI : Retained file
Sous-Fonds
V190
Accession Number
7436
Reference Code
V190 / VI / NF - 38
GMD
Film
Motion picture
Date Range
1956
Physical Description
1 motion picture (1 film reel: 380'): 16 mm, original, b&w, silent
History / Biographical
See fonds level description
Scope & Content
Item consists of one 16 mm motion picture pertaining to Parks Canada Wardens ice climbing and rescue training on Victoria Glacier above Lake Louise. Includes shots of them hiking up, detailed shots of warden's putting on their crampons and tying knots, cutting steps in the glacier, and practicing crevasse rescues. The original label on the case reads "Title: Banff Park Warden Ice Climbing, Camera: B. Engler, Date: 1956, Footage 380ft."
Subject Access
Activities
Climbing
Glaciers
Lake Louise
Mountains
Mountaineering
Mountaineers
Parks Canada
Parks Canada Warden
Victoria Glacier
Winter
Geographic Access
Lake Louise
Banff National Park
Alberta
Language
English
Creator
Bruno Engler
Title Source
Original title kept
Processing Status
Processed
Images
thumbnail
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Book Prizes and Miscellaneous

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 4 published books. Contains 1 copy of 'New World Ballads' by John Murray Gibbons (1939) with a note to Nicholas Morant from the author inside; 1 copy of 'Tom Brown's School Days' (1894) with a certificate attached labelling the book as a prize for Mollie Wylde (Morant) dated 'Xmas …
Date Range
1894
1896
1921
1923
1931
1939
Reference Code
M300 / III / D / 5 / 26 to 29
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
M300
Sub-Series
M300 / III / D / 5 : Personal Interest and Gifts
Accession Number
7784
Reference Code
M300 / III / D / 5 / 26 to 29
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Responsibility
John Murray Gibbons , Mollie Morant , R.C. MacBeth , Stephen Coleridge
Date Range
1894
1896
1921
1923
1931
1939
Physical Description
4 Textual Records: books
Scope & Content
File consists of 4 published books. Contains 1 copy of 'New World Ballads' by John Murray Gibbons (1939) with a note to Nicholas Morant from the author inside; 1 copy of 'Tom Brown's School Days' (1894) with a certificate attached labelling the book as a prize for Mollie Wylde (Morant) dated 'Xmas 1896'; 1 copy of 'The Romance of the Canadian Pacific Railway' by R.C. MacBeth (1931) signed by author and annotated by Nicholas Morant; 1 copy of 'Letters to My Grandson' by Stephen Coleridge (1921) with writing prize certificate for Nicholas Morant from the Victoria University Boys' School, dated 1923.
Storage Range
In file box M300 / III / D / 5 / 26 to M300 / III / D / 5 / 29
Material Details
Nicholas Morant
Name Access
Morant, Mollie
Subject Access
Publication
Poetry
Victoria University Boys School
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Canada
British Columbia
Access Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Reproduction Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Language
English
Conservation
Items in this file with risky materials attached to surface, such as adhesives, must be covered with an acid-free barrier to protect adjacent items.
Creator
John Murray Gibbons , R.C. MacBeth , Stephen Coleridge
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Bow Glacier, Mount Thompson

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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1945 – 1960
Medium
oil on canvas
Catalogue Number
WyP.01.196
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Bow Glacier, Mount Thompson
Date
1945 – 1960
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
25.3 x 30.4 cm
Subject
landscape
Canadian Rockies
glacier, Victoria Glacier
mountain, Mount Thompson
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.01.196
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1904
Author
Schaffer, Mary M
Publisher
Beaconsfield, Que. : Rod & Gun Ltd
Call Number
01.4 Sch1b Pam
Author
Schaffer, Mary M
Responsibility
by Mary M. Schaffer
Publisher
Beaconsfield, Que. : Rod & Gun Ltd
Published Date
1904
Physical Description
3 pages
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Abbot Pass Hut
Benham, Gertrude
Kaufmann, Christian
Victoria, Mount
Notes
Photocopy of article from Rod and Gun in Canada (Aug 1904 v.6 no.3)
Information about the climber Gertrude Benham
Has bibliographic information about the serial
Call Number
01.4 Sch1b Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
1954
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
108.04.1045
Description
Braided rope made from an unknown fibre, which is secured with an alpine coil in a large loop. The ends are wrapped with a string to keep them from fraying.
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Title
Climbing Rope
Date
1954
Material
fibre
Description
Braided rope made from an unknown fibre, which is secured with an alpine coil in a large loop. The ends are wrapped with a string to keep them from fraying.
Subject
Mexico
women
Mt. Victoria
sports
climbing
mountaineering
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 1973
Catalogue Number
108.04.1045
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Date
1954
Material
paper; fibre
Catalogue Number
105.02.1019 a,b
Description
El Club Excursionista EXMEX (a) certificate (21.0x28.7) parchment drawing of a fully rigged male climber on a rock wall on left of page, drawing signed "GURZQUEZP", top of page in green "El Club Excursionista" "EXMEX" below that in Old English lettering, dated 15 Julio 1954 and signed by 3 diffe…
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Title
Commemorative Certificate
Date
1954
Material
paper; fibre
Description
El Club Excursionista EXMEX (a) certificate (21.0x28.7) parchment drawing of a fully rigged male climber on a rock wall on left of page, drawing signed "GURZQUEZP", top of page in green "El Club Excursionista" "EXMEX" below that in Old English lettering, dated 15 Julio 1954 and signed by 3 different people. Small crest centre right pasted on certificate, stapled to a stencilled likeness of the Virgin Mary on fabric glued to paper (b) envelope (19.2x26.6) brown business envelope "The N.C.O. or Constable I/c., Royal Canadian Mounted police" "Banff Alta" handwritten, also stamped signature of commissioner R.C.M. Police, and "O.H.M.S."
Subject
sports
climbing
disasters
climbing disasters
Mount Victoria
Mexican Alpine Club
Credit
Gift of Bruno Engler, Harvie Heights, 1982
Catalogue Number
105.02.1019 a,b
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Date
1976 – 1977
Material
metal; plastic
Catalogue Number
105.02.0087
Description
Reproduction from original Treaty No. 7 medal given to chiefs of Indigenous tribes involved in the 1877 ceremonies. Face is Queen Victoria in profile and stamped printing "Victoria...Regina". Obverse is white man and Indian man shaking hands in prairie setting, surrounded by inscription "In commemo…
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Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1976 – 1977
Material
metal; plastic
Dimensions
1.0 x 7.6 cm
Description
Reproduction from original Treaty No. 7 medal given to chiefs of Indigenous tribes involved in the 1877 ceremonies. Face is Queen Victoria in profile and stamped printing "Victoria...Regina". Obverse is white man and Indian man shaking hands in prairie setting, surrounded by inscription "In commemoration of the Centennial of Indian Treaty No. 7 ... 1877-1977.
Subject
Indigenous
Treaty No 7
Queen Victoria
centennial
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.0087
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Date
1976 – 1977
Material
metal; skin; animal
Catalogue Number
105.02.0129 a,b
Description
(a) a reproduction from original Treaty No. 7 medal given to chiefs of tribes involved in the 1877 ceremonies. Face is Queen Victoria in profile and stamped printing "Victoria Regina". Obverse is white man and Indigenous man shaking hands in prairie setting, surrounded by inscription "Indian Treaty…
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Title
Commemorative Medal
Date
1976 – 1977
Material
metal; skin; animal
Dimensions
1.0 x 7.6 cm
Description
(a) a reproduction from original Treaty No. 7 medal given to chiefs of tribes involved in the 1877 ceremonies. Face is Queen Victoria in profile and stamped printing "Victoria Regina". Obverse is white man and Indigenous man shaking hands in prairie setting, surrounded by inscription "Indian Treaty No. 7 on top and 1877-1977 on the bottom. A piece of buckskin is looped through the ring on top of the medal so it can be worn around the neck. (b) a maroon fibre drawstring bag with a tag attached in Catharine Whyte’s writing “Johnny Bearspaw - medal - July 1977 brought it back”
Subject
Indigenous
Treaty No. 7
Queen Victoria
centennial
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
105.02.0129 a,b
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Deliverance and union

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue8188
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1949
Author
Link, George K.K
Call Number
08.3 Oh1lidu Pam
Author
Link, George K.K
Published Date
1949
Physical Description
70p
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Ghosts
Hasler, Christian
Link, Adeline DeSale
O'Hara, Lake
Victoria, Mount
Notes
Volume 3 of a trilogy
Accession Number
2308
Call Number
08.3 Oh1lidu Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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