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Assorted Black and White Prints

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 47 b&w photographic prints, various sizes. Prints pertain to various topics, including images of wartime manufacturers, individuals working with model trains and ships, fighter planes, two photographs pertaining to a dog show, portraits of several individuals, and three images of S…
Date Range
[ca. 1939 - ca. 1945]
1940 - 1944
[ca. 1950]
Reference Code
V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 1 to 47
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
V500
Sub-Series
V500 / II / C / 5 : Professional Photography
Accession Number
7784
Reference Code
V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 1 to 47
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Produced and printed by Nicholas Morant
Date Range
[ca. 1939 - ca. 1945]
1940 - 1944
[ca. 1950]
Physical Description
47 Photographs: prints; b&w
History / Biographical
Three images within the file are of Sheila Morgan, a model who Nicholas Morant worked with at the Algonquin Resort Hotel in New Brunswick, likely some time in the 1940's. The Algonquin Resort was bought by the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1903 and sold to private owners in 1970.
Scope & Content
File consists of 47 b&w photographic prints, various sizes. Prints pertain to various topics, including images of wartime manufacturers, individuals working with model trains and ships, fighter planes, two photographs pertaining to a dog show, portraits of several individuals, and three images of Sheila Morgan at the Algonquin Resort Hotel (New Brunswick) which were used in advertising.
Storage Range
In file box V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 1 to V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 325
Name Access
Sheila Morgan
Subject Access
Model trains
Ship
WWII
Manufacturing
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
New Brunswick
Access Restrictions
Photographic prints in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Reproduction Restrictions
Photographic prints in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Language
English
Conservation
Prints with ink or other risky materials attached need to be stored in mylar to protect adjacent prints. File must be stored in appropriate conditions.
Creator
Nicholas Morant
Biographical Source Notes
Retrieved from online article: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/algonquin-resort-back-in-business-after-lengthy-reno-1.2579278
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Assorted Professional Photographs and Images of Nicholas Morant (Multiple Creators)

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 49 b&w prints, various sizes, pertaining to a wide range of topics and dates. Contains professional photographs of Nicholas Morant at various ages, some of him working; picture of Nicholas Morant by Ivy Morant (1949) in a Beefeater costume, posing for a cover photograph for Christm…
Date Range
[ca. 1930 - ca. 1940]
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1944]
1949
[ca. 1950 - ca. 1960]
1964
ca. 1979
[ca. 1980]
Reference Code
V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 600 to 648
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
V500
Sub-Series
V500 / II / C / 5 : Professional Photography
Accession Number
7784
Reference Code
V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 600 to 648
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Produced by Nicholas Morant, Ivy 'Willie' Morant, Laird Brown and Ace Williams
Date Range
[ca. 1930 - ca. 1940]
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1944]
1949
[ca. 1950 - ca. 1960]
1964
ca. 1979
[ca. 1980]
Physical Description
49 Photographs: prints; b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 49 b&w prints, various sizes, pertaining to a wide range of topics and dates. Contains professional photographs of Nicholas Morant at various ages, some of him working; picture of Nicholas Morant by Ivy Morant (1949) in a Beefeater costume, posing for a cover photograph for Christmas dinner menus at Empress Hotel, 1949; pictures by unknown photographer(s) of Nicholas Morant taking WWII action shots, and other photographs by Morant of soldiers; other miscellaneous photographs by Nicholas Morant of balance beam performers, factory workers, staged promotional images, etc.
Storage Range
In file box V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 326 to V500 / II / C / 5 / PA - 648
Name Access
Morant, Nicholas
Morant, Ivy
Subject Access
Empress Hotel
WWII
Performance
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
British Columbia
Access Restrictions
Photographic prints in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Reproduction Restrictions
Photographic prints in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified copyright owners.
Language
English
Conservation
Prints with ink or other risky materials attached need to be stored in mylar to protect adjacent prints. File must be stored in appropriate conditions.
Creator
Nicholas Morant, Ivy 'Willie' Morant, Laird Brown, Ace Williams
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Bert Riggall Early Life

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 10 b&w, some captioned, some mounted. The prints in this file pertain to Riggall's early life, childhood, and his family. The photographs document Riggall on the Woohouse Grove school football team, the Woohouse Grove school, Riggall at Alford station leaving for Canada, a portrait…
Date Range
1901 to 1914
Reference Code
V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 15 to 25
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
VII. Familial and Personal Series: Bert and Dora Riggall Family
Reference Code
V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 15 to 25
Date Range
1901 to 1914
Physical Description
Photographs: 10 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 10 b&w, some captioned, some mounted. The prints in this file pertain to Riggall's early life, childhood, and his family. The photographs document Riggall on the Woohouse Grove school football team, the Woohouse Grove school, Riggall at Alford station leaving for Canada, a portrait taken of Riggall before departing for Canada, the last family portrait taken before Riggall departed for Canada (would be the last family portrait taken of the complete Riggall family), and portraits of both of Riggall's brothers Allan (killed in action, WWII) and Gordon Riggall (a pilot killed in action, WWI) in uniform.
Subject Access
Personal, WWI, WWII
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
PA - 20 to 21 Slight silvering of the prints is noted
PA - 21 Is an album page captioned by Doris "Babe" Burton (nee Riggall)
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Bert Riggall Early Life

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 24 b&w, some captioned, some mounted. The prints in this file pertain to Riggall's early life, childhood, and his family. The photographs document Riggall's travels through Scotland, Switzerland, and Italy. Some of the travel images appear to be collected by Riggall and the others …
Date Range
1900 to 1902
Reference Code
V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 26 to 48
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
VII. Familial and Personal Series: Bert and Dora Riggall Family
Reference Code
V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 26 to 48
Date Range
1900 to 1902
Physical Description
Photographs: 24 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 24 b&w, some captioned, some mounted. The prints in this file pertain to Riggall's early life, childhood, and his family. The photographs document Riggall's travels through Scotland, Switzerland, and Italy. Some of the travel images appear to be collected by Riggall and the others appear to be some of the first photographs taken by Riggall.
Subject Access
Personal, WWI, WWII
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
PA - 41 Captioned as Bert Riggall's first photograph taken with a brownie camera
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Date
1944
Material
metal; fabric
Catalogue Number
103.09.1248 a,b
Description
Two gold-coloured pins, each attached by a clasp called a cotter pin which passes horizontally through a small eye brazed on either side, to a Black Watch pattern piece of woolen fabric. There is a “C” on a bar, and below the bar the number “10”. It is the WW11 pin of the Calgary Highlanders 10th…
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Title
Military Pin
Date
1944
Material
metal; fabric
Description
Two gold-coloured pins, each attached by a clasp called a cotter pin which passes horizontally through a small eye brazed on either side, to a Black Watch pattern piece of woolen fabric. There is a “C” on a bar, and below the bar the number “10”. It is the WW11 pin of the Calgary Highlanders 10th battalion:(a) the pin is 2.5x1.6cm wide and the piece of fabric is 4.0x4.70cm wide(b) the pin is 2.5x1.6cm wide and the piece of fabric is 4.0x4.70cm wide
Subject
military
insignia
Peter Whyte
WWII
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
103.09.1248 a,b
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Miscellaneous Texts with Personal Notes, Liberty Magazine

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 5 published books and 1 magazine. Content includes 1 copy of 'Rails in the Canadian Rockies' with a note to 'Nick and Willie' Morant written by author Adolf Hungry Wolf; 1 copy of 'Virden Days: Memories of No. 19 E.F.T.S. R.C.A.F. 1941-1944' with an attached letter to Mollie Morant…
Date Range
1945
1946
1977
1979
1987
1988
Reference Code
M300 / II / C / 4 / 7 to 12
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / S20 / V500
Sous-Fonds
M300
Sub-Series
M300 / II / C / 4 : Published Images and Text
Accession Number
7784
Reference Code
M300 / II / C / 4 / 7 to 12
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Responsibility
Produced by Adolf Hungry Wolf, D.M. Bain, Erling Strom
Date Range
1945
1946
1977
1979
1987
1988
Physical Description
6 Textual records: 5 books, 1 magazine
Scope & Content
File consists of 5 published books and 1 magazine. Content includes 1 copy of 'Rails in the Canadian Rockies' with a note to 'Nick and Willie' Morant written by author Adolf Hungry Wolf; 1 copy of 'Virden Days: Memories of No. 19 E.F.T.S. R.C.A.F. 1941-1944' with an attached letter to Mollie Morant, dated 1946; 1 copy of 'Canadian Pacific Air Lines: Its History and Aircraft' with note from the author D.M. Bain to Nicholas Morant; 1 copy of Liberty Magazine signed by Mollie Morant with a biographical article on Nicholas Morant inside (pg. 18-19); 1 copy of '1988 Audubon Nature Yearbook' annotated by Nicholas Morant, with a typed letter to Nicholas Morant from the Yearbook's editor attached at the back; 1 copy of 'Pioneers on Skis' signed by author Erling Strom with Calgary Herald clipping and notes by Morant.
Storage Range
In file box M300 / II / C / 4 / 7 to M300 / II / C / 4 / 12
Name Access
Strom, Erling
Subject Access
Canadian Pacific
Travel
Skiing
Calgary Herald
Airplane
WWII
Biography
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Calgary
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 with risky materials attached, such as adhesives, must be covered with an acid-free paper barrier to protect adjacent items.
Creator
Adolf Hungry Wolf, D.M. Bain, Erling Strom
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Date
1941
Material
wood; glass; leather; paper
Catalogue Number
102.04.1086
Description
Wooden picture frame carved from a fruit crate. Trapezoidal in shape with rounded top and pointed bottom corners. Dark brown stained border 1cm thick around the edge. 1 light coloured 5 pointed (maple?) leaf on each corner plus 2 at bottom center and a group of 3 with 1 inverted at top center, all …
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Title
Picture Frame
Date
1941
Material
wood; glass; leather; paper
Dimensions
25 x 29 cm
Description
Wooden picture frame carved from a fruit crate. Trapezoidal in shape with rounded top and pointed bottom corners. Dark brown stained border 1cm thick around the edge. 1 light coloured 5 pointed (maple?) leaf on each corner plus 2 at bottom center and a group of 3 with 1 inverted at top center, all extending past border. 2 rectangular portrait picture windows cut out with dark stained border 0.5cm thick around edge. Glass plate and photo inside each. Photo on the left is of a man standing with houses in background. Photo on the right is of a woman and a child standing in field with building in background. Woman is wearing a hat and a dress, holding the child’s hand and a purse in the other.Reverse side has paper label remnants from crate glued to back. A leather strap loop is nailed to the top, centered so loop extends past frame edge. The glass pane and photograph of each window is kept in place with two nails (one nailed into top edge, one nailed into bottom edge).
Credit
Gift of Helen Lewis, Red Deer, 2014
Catalogue Number
102.04.1086
Images
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Date
1940 – 1945
Material
paper
Catalogue Number
109.03.1007
Description
One gold-coloured WWII Still contains several pages of stamps. Stamps are of blue, green violet, black and red colours. The book’s cover reads: CY -- 8173 Name: NIELSON SUZANNE ALICEStreet Address or R.R. No.: 203 Otter Street City or Town: BANFFProvince: Alberta Telephone Number: 240RATION BOOK 6
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Title
Ration Book
Date
1940 – 1945
Material
paper
Dimensions
8.4 x 13.2 cm
Description
One gold-coloured WWII Still contains several pages of stamps. Stamps are of blue, green violet, black and red colours. The book’s cover reads: CY -- 8173 Name: NIELSON SUZANNE ALICEStreet Address or R.R. No.: 203 Otter Street City or Town: BANFFProvince: Alberta Telephone Number: 240RATION BOOK 6
Subject
WWII
rations
Credit
Gift of Barbara Buchmann, Banff , 2015
Catalogue Number
109.03.1007
Images
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Date
1940 – 1950
Material
metal; glass; plastic
Catalogue Number
103.08.1160 a-b
Description
(a) Circular wire frame sunglasses with olive tinted lenses and curved metal arms coated in brown rubber. Metal attachments on sides of lenses to screen sun in peripheral vision and for safety. Two metal bars between lenses. (b) Olive coloured painted tin case with “ROCHESTER OPTICAL MFG.CO ROCHEST…
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Title
Sunglasses
Date
1940 – 1950
Material
metal; glass; plastic
Dimensions
(a) 5.4 (b) 4.5 x (a) 12.2 (b) 14.3 x (a)13.5 (b) 5.7 cm
Description
(a) Circular wire frame sunglasses with olive tinted lenses and curved metal arms coated in brown rubber. Metal attachments on sides of lenses to screen sun in peripheral vision and for safety. Two metal bars between lenses. (b) Olive coloured painted tin case with “ROCHESTER OPTICAL MFG.CO ROCHESTER. N.Y. U.S.A.” imprinted on top.
Subject
Morant
WWII
American
Credit
Gift of Nicholas Morant, Banff, 2006
Catalogue Number
103.08.1160 a-b
Images
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1962 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.350
Description
Pencil drawing of a line of soldiers standing at attention in front of a brick archway. The soldiers are identical to each other and become more abstracted as the line vanishes into the background. One single figure stands at attention in front of them.
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Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Untitled
Date
1962 – 1966
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
27.7 x 21.5 cm
Description
Pencil drawing of a line of soldiers standing at attention in front of a brick archway. The soldiers are identical to each other and become more abstracted as the line vanishes into the background. One single figure stands at attention in front of them.
Subject
war
WWII
soldiers
drills, drawings
Peter Whyte
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1975
Catalogue Number
WyP.03.350
Images
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