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100th anniversary of the formation of The Rocky Mountains Park Branch of the Great War Veterans’ Association - The Banff Legion - Saturday March 31, 2018

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue25093
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2018
Author
The Banff Legion
Publisher
The Banff Legion
Call Number
08.3 B22o PAM
Author
The Banff Legion
Responsibility
The Banff Legion
Publisher
The Banff Legion
Published Date
2018
Physical Description
14 pages ; photographs
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
History
History of Alberta
Canada
World War I
World War II
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1939-1945
World Wars
Banff
Banff (residents)
Abstract
Pertains to the history of the Banff Legion, celebrating 100 years of the Great War Veterans’ Association
Accession Number
TBD
Call Number
08.3 B22o PAM
Collection
Archives Library
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Alberta-NWT Command Legion Military Service Recognition Book Volume X 2018

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue25092
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2018
Author
The Royal Canadian Legion Alberta-NWT Command
Publisher
Calgary : The Royal Canadian Legion Alberta-NWT Command
Call Number
08.1 R11 m PAM
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Author
The Royal Canadian Legion Alberta-NWT Command
Publisher
Calgary : The Royal Canadian Legion Alberta-NWT Command
Published Date
2018
Physical Description
352 pages ; illus.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Series
Volume X
Subjects
World War I
World War II
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1939-1945
World Wars
History
History of Alberta
Abstract
Includes alphabetical list of veterans in Alberta and NorthWest Territories, some with photographs
Contents
Messages Legion Information Articles of Interest Veterans Advertiser’s Index Submission Requirements Veteran Submission Form
Accession Number
TBD
Call Number
08.1 R11 m PAM
Collection
Archives Library
URL Notes
Available online via the The Royal Canadian Legion Alberta-NWT Command website
Websites
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Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Cook, Tim
Call Number
P - filed under previous name The Beaver
Author
Cook, Tim
Responsibility
by Tim Cook and Andrew Iarocci
Physical Description
p.20-27 : ill
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
World War I
Animals
Notes
In Canada's history, vol.93, no.5 (October-November 2013). Canada's History is formerly known as The Beaver.
Explains how animals brought solace to World War I soldiers serving at the front.
Call Number
P - filed under previous name The Beaver
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
1914 – 1918
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.08.0001
Description
A misshapen piece of a heavy brass artillery shell. There is a threaded collar at one end that has been split apart, and the rest of the piece is distorted. The shell has a tooled brass central core with screws visible in places.
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Title
Artillery Shell
Date
1914 – 1918
Material
metal
Dimensions
7.0 x 5.3 x 5.5 cm
Description
A misshapen piece of a heavy brass artillery shell. There is a threaded collar at one end that has been split apart, and the rest of the piece is distorted. The shell has a tooled brass central core with screws visible in places.
Subject
military
World War I
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.08.0001
Images
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Art or memorial? : the forgotten history of Canada's war art

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14120
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2006
Author
Brandon, Laura
Publisher
Calgary : University of Calgary Press
Call Number
06.1 B73a
Author
Brandon, Laura
Responsibility
Laura Brandon
Publisher
Calgary : University of Calgary Press
Published Date
2006
Physical Description
xxii, 168 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Series
Beyond boundaries no. 2
Subjects
World War II
World War I
ISBN
9781552381786
Accession Number
70,000 12-08-15
Call Number
06.1 B73a
Collection
Archives Library
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The Bankhead war memorial

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14546
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2014
Author
Taylor, Eric H.
Publisher
Eastnor Publishings
Call Number
08.1 T21b c.1
08.1 T21b c.2
Author
Taylor, Eric H.
Responsibility
Eric H. Taylor
Publisher
Eastnor Publishings
Published Date
2014
Physical Description
60 pages : illustration, portraits, maps ; 30 cm
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Bankhead
Cemeteries
World War I
ISBN
9781634521819
Accession Number
P2015-03-31
2015.8523
Call Number
08.1 T21b c.1
08.1 T21b c.2
Collection
Archives Library
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A bare and impolitic right : internment and Ukrainian-Canadian redress

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13883
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2004
Author
Kordan, Bohdan S
Publisher
Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press
Call Number
08.1 K84a
Author
Kordan, Bohdan S
Responsibility
Bohdan S. Kordan and Craig Mahovsky
Publisher
Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press
Published Date
2004
Physical Description
x, 96p. : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Camps, Internment
Enemy aliens
Ethnic groups
World War I
Notes
Includes bibliography and index
ISBN
0-7735-2733-8
Accession Number
60000 2010-03-05
Call Number
08.1 K84a
Collection
Archives Library
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Battlefields of the World War : plates

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue25068
Medium
Library - Map
Published Date
1921
Author
Wilson Johnson, Douglas
Publisher
Not identified
Call Number
08 J62b MAP
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Author
Wilson Johnson, Douglas
Publisher
Not identified
Published Date
1921
Physical Description
11 maps : photoduplication ; in case
Scale
Varies
Medium
Library - Map
Subjects
World War I
World War, 1914-1918
Maps
History
Contents
Maps include: The Battlefield of the Marne -- The Battlefield of Flanders -- The Battlefield of Verdun -- The Battlefield of the Somme -- The battlefield of Lorraine -- Block Dagram of the Isonzo Region -- Block Diagram of the Trentino Region -- Block Diagram of the Asymmetrical Plateaus and Lowlands of Northeastern France -- Aerial Photographs of the Belashitsa Range and Doiran-Struma Basin, and Adige River -- Photoduplications of Aerial Photographs of the Meuse Plateau and Woevre Lowland, and the Dovamont Region -- Aerial Photographs of Isonzo River and carso Plateau, and Asiago Plateau.
Notes
Maps are issued with book, "Battlefields of the world war, southern and western fronts", written by same author which is not held in the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies Special Collections Library
Accession Number
2926
Call Number
08 J62b MAP
Collection
Archives Library
URL Notes
Available online via Pritzker Military Museum and Library
Websites
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Beauty buried alive

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13612
Medium
Library - Periodical
Author
Robertson, Heather
Call Number
P
Author
Robertson, Heather
Physical Description
p.20-21 : ill
Medium
Library - Periodical
Subjects
Group of Seven
World War I
World War II
Notes
In Beaver, vol. 88, no.5 (October / November 2008). Article pertains to war artists
Call Number
P
Collection
Archives Library
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Date
1918
Material
wood; glass; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
105.02.1049
Description
Mounted, glass covered book case, leather covered book, patterned fabric lined, ivory coloured. Cover has all metal inscriptions: ribbon-shape centre top: "The Alpine Club of Canada",oval insignia 4.6 x 2.8, ram's head and ACC. Single brass letters centered: "Members War Record 1914-1918", copper p…
Title
Book Case
Date
1918
Material
wood; glass; metal; skin
Description
Mounted, glass covered book case, leather covered book, patterned fabric lined, ivory coloured. Cover has all metal inscriptions: ribbon-shape centre top: "The Alpine Club of Canada",oval insignia 4.6 x 2.8, ram's head and ACC. Single brass letters centered: "Members War Record 1914-1918", copper plates each side 12.8 x 5.0 with ice pick and rope. Silver coloured rope over bottom copper plate 9.0 x21.5, centered on this plate a wreath 6.0 x 6.3 with "SIC ITVR AD ASTRA"inside. Mounted on oak base 57.0 x 46.5 c 6.0, glass walls 11.2 x .5 thick. 16.5 long brass rods through corners of glass go through base to tighten withwing nuts.
Subject
institutions
Alpine Club of Canada
ACC
World War I
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 1973
Catalogue Number
105.02.1049
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