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Stenton family fonds

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Part Of
Stenton family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of sheet music for "The Blue Canadian Rockies", 1953, with numerous autographs including those of band leader Moxie Whitney and other musicians; poster titled "All-inclusive organized camping trips...Mt. Assiniboine Park Egyptian [sic] Lakes, Sunshine Lodge," lettered by Bill Stenton…
Date Range
[after 1940?]
Reference Code
M536 / V731
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Transparency
Textual record
Poster
Private record
Published record
  1 image  
Part Of
Stenton family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 536
V 731
Sous-Fonds
M 536
V 731
Accession Number
5482, 5485
Reference Code
M536 / V731
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Transparency
Textual record
Poster
Private record
Published record
Date Range
[after 1940?]
Physical Description
2 textual records. -- 12 photographs : prints, transparency
History / Biographical
The Stenton family were business owners in Banff, Alberta, Canada. Maria and Bill Stenton operated BJ Novelty, and later, BJ's Fabrics.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of sheet music for "The Blue Canadian Rockies", 1953, with numerous autographs including those of band leader Moxie Whitney and other musicians; poster titled "All-inclusive organized camping trips...Mt. Assiniboine Park Egyptian [sic] Lakes, Sunshine Lodge," lettered by Bill Stenton; photographs pertaining to Banff and area, including some items by Conrad Stenton.
Name Access
Stenton, Bill
Stenton, Conrad
Whitney, Moxie
Subject Access
Camping
Family and personal life
Music
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Stenton, Bill
Stenton, Conrad
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on accession records
Processing Status
Processed / Unprocessed
Images
thumbnail
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Red Deer River trail ride album

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Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
Album contains 28 colour photographs pertaining to trail rides in 1980 and 1984 led by the Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies. Location of photographs is Red Deer River, Banff National Park. Images depict mountain views, horses and riders, close-up views of Red Deer River, campsite with tents, lu…
Date Range
1980
1984
Reference Code
V635 / I / PD - 5
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
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
2014.8277
Reference Code
V635 / I / PD - 5
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Wotypka family (?)
Date Range
1980
1984
Physical Description
1 Photograph album : 28 colour prints
Green cover with gold border on front
Scope & Content
Album contains 28 colour photographs pertaining to trail rides in 1980 and 1984 led by the Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies. Location of photographs is Red Deer River, Banff National Park. Images depict mountain views, horses and riders, close-up views of Red Deer River, campsite with tents, luggage and trip preparation, and group photograph of riders. Non-annotated, specific riders not identified.
Subject Access
Camping
River
Mountain
Horses
Packing
Landscape
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Language
English
Conservation
Consider removing photographs from album in the future to prevent deterioration from plastic photograph pocket material.
Creator
Wotypka family (?)
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 1, Jul. -Oct. 1902 Roger's Pass July - October 1902 Personal diary containing travel notes, including rising times, sleep patterns, train delays and trips, hunting, travel around Glacier, Cascade, chores, Revelstok…
Date Range
1902
Reference Code
M169 / 1
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Accession Number
7773
Reference Code
M169 / 1
Date Range
1902
Physical Description
1 vol. textual record
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 1, Jul. -Oct. 1902 Roger's Pass
July - October 1902
Personal diary containing travel notes, including rising times, sleep patterns, train delays and trips, hunting, travel around Glacier, Cascade, chores, Revelstoke, mentions of Mrs. Schaffer, Mr. Vaux
Nine page story "Hiawatha", One page poem "The Cowboy on the Wheel"
From back: campsite diagram, three drawings of CPR trains, "The God-darned wheel" story, 2 drawings of CPR trains
Subject Access
Hunting
Mountaineering
Camping
Daily routines
Fictional entries
Title Source
Title taken from source
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 2, Jan. -Aug. 1903 Calgary, Lake Louise Personal diary with list of letters written and recieved day by day from January to June, mentions of Laggan trip, Lake Louise, Glacier, Pulpit Peak, Mt. Gordon, Peyto Lake, …
Date Range
1903
Reference Code
M169 / 2
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Accession Number
7773
Reference Code
M169 / 2
Date Range
1903
Physical Description
1 vol. textual record
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 2, Jan. -Aug. 1903 Calgary, Lake Louise
Personal diary with list of letters written and recieved day by day from January to June, mentions of Laggan trip, Lake Louise, Glacier, Pulpit Peak, Mt. Gordon, Peyto Lake, Calgary.
Pressed leaf in middle of book
11 pages of numbers at back of book, list of places numbered 1-145, 6 pages of numbers, "Pullmans" numbered 1-44
Subject Access
Hiking
Mountaineering
Camping
Daily routines
Title Source
Title taken from source
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 4, Jan. -Aug. 1906 Ontario, Alberta. Personal diary accounting leisure activities, at home in Alberta until return to school in January, hockey, descriptions of some meals and snacks, Glee Club, dancing class, temp…
Date Range
1906
Reference Code
M169 / 4
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Accession Number
7773
Reference Code
M169 / 4
Date Range
1906
Physical Description
1 vol. textual record
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 4, Jan. -Aug. 1906 Ontario, Alberta.
Personal diary accounting leisure activities, at home in Alberta until return to school in January, hockey, descriptions of some meals and snacks, Glee Club, dancing class, temperature notations, trip to Moose Jaw, Field, camping, photography
List of significant dates, hockey games and scores, weather record, Treats I owe and Treats I am owed, Cash Account
Subject Access
School
Leisure
Camping
Title Source
Title taken from source
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Wallace Gladstone and Walter Nixon trail guiding photos

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Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 10 black and white photographs pertaining to fire warden Wallace Gladstone and Walter Nixon guiding in Lake of the Hanging Glaciers, BC area. Includes photos of group meals, camping, and trail riders on horseback.
Date Range
[ca. 1928 - 1936]
Reference Code
V635 / III / PA - 259 to 268
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 / III : Published records
Sous-Fonds
V635
Accession Number
5757
Reference Code
V635 / III / PA - 259 to 268
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
[ca. 1928 - 1936]
Physical Description
10 photographs : b&w prints ; 20 x 25.5 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 10 black and white photographs pertaining to fire warden Wallace Gladstone and Walter Nixon guiding in Lake of the Hanging Glaciers, BC area. Includes photos of group meals, camping, and trail riders on horseback.
Notes
One photograph accompanied in file by original album page clipping [?] with fasteners for corners. Some photographs may be attributed to Canadian Pacific.
Name Access
Gladstone, Wallace
Nixon, Walter
Subject Access
Camping
Hiking
Packing
Horses
Guides
Trails
Glaciers
Geographic Access
Canada
British Columbia
Alberta
Access Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Language
English
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Titled based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Professional and personal photographs

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Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 88 black and white photographs appearing in Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies Bulletin, no. 102 (Winter 1960), and other photographs possibly taken during the same time period. Photographs pertain to trail riding, camps and stunt nights.
Date Range
[ca. 1959 - ca. 1960]
Reference Code
V635 / III / PA - 269 to 356
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 / III : Published records
Sous-Fonds
V635
Accession Number
5757
Reference Code
V635 / III / PA - 269 to 356
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
[ca. 1959 - ca. 1960]
Physical Description
88 photographs : prints, 8x10 in. and smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 88 black and white photographs appearing in Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies Bulletin, no. 102 (Winter 1960), and other photographs possibly taken during the same time period. Photographs pertain to trail riding, camps and stunt nights.
Notes
Includes some duplicates Some photographs may be attributed to Canadian Pacific
Subject Access
Camping
Hiking
Packing
Horses
Trails
Travel
Mountain
Landscape
Fishing
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Drumheller
Northwest Territories
Yellowknife
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Language
English
Creator
Unknown
Title Source
Titled based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Mount Assiniboine Trail Ride Album (1943)

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Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
One photograph album containing 111 b&w photographs. Content pertains to a July-August 1943 trip with Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies which included multiple locations: Banff, Canmore, Spray Lakes, Wonder Pass, Mount Assiniboine, Simpson Summit, Larix Lake, Citadel Pass and Healy Creek. Second…
Date Range
1943
Reference Code
V635 / I / PD - 2
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
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 / PD - 2
GMD
Album
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Responsibility
Created by Jeanne Nelson of Calgary (?)
Date Range
1943
Physical Description
1 photograph album (111 prints)
Scope & Content
One photograph album containing 111 b&w photographs. Content pertains to a July-August 1943 trip with Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies which included multiple locations: Banff, Canmore, Spray Lakes, Wonder Pass, Mount Assiniboine, Simpson Summit, Larix Lake, Citadel Pass and Healy Creek. Second half of album pertains to Sky Line Hike Camp trip through Goat Creek and Spray River in August, 1943. Photographs depict group shots of riders on horseback and individuals hiking, swimming, scenic views of mountains, lakes, etc., portraits/individual shots of trip attendees, and views of teepees and campsites. Album also contains 3 newspaper clippings with articles related to trips, Trail Riders ticket for Miss Jeanne Nelson (July 30th - August 3rd, 1943) and 2 small booklets (one pertaining to each of two trips depicted in album). Pamphlet for Trail Riders packing trip is covered in signatures of trip attendees. Photos depict individuals including Carl Rungius, Jeanne Nelson, Wilf Bennett, Jean Stewart, and Peggy Robinson.
Notes
Possibly related to photographs in file V635 / I / PA - 155 to 178
Name Access
Nelson, Jeanne
Subject Access
Camping
Hiking
Travel
Mountain
Lake
Horses
Swimming
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Canmore
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Language
English
Conservation
Interleave pages with acid-free tissue paper to prevent further deterioration of photographs. Consider replacing metal spiral binding in the future if rusting becomes a risk to rest of album.
Creator
Jeanne Nelson (?)
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Photo contest entries and personal photographs

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Part Of
Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 67 colour photographs pertaining to trail riders, staff, and various trail rides and camps. Includes honorable mention photographs for Townsend Trophy photo contest, as well as first and third prize for 1971.
Date Range
1970
[ca. 1970 - ca. 1980]
1971
ca. 1972
ca. 1975
1983
Reference Code
V635 / I / PA - 203 to 269
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 - 203 to 269
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Photographs produced by J. Amram, Kathy Barr, Adrienne Bode, Jane Burns, C.J. Busick family, Jeanne Eckert, Susan Dowell, Patti Falconer, Joyce Ferguson, R.S. Jamieson, David E. Lamphere, Jim Lanigan, Geo Z. Pinder, D.B. Preddy, Laverne Reine, Warren L. Russell C.E. Stemp, Eleanor Stoddard, Ken Swan, K.C. Thomas, Wendy Thomson, and Stuart R. Watkins
Date Range
1970
[ca. 1970 - ca. 1980]
1971
ca. 1972
ca. 1975
1983
Physical Description
67 photographs : col. prints
Scope & Content
File consists of 67 colour photographs pertaining to trail riders, staff, and various trail rides and camps. Includes honorable mention photographs for Townsend Trophy photo contest, as well as first and third prize for 1971.
Notes
Most photographs annotated with photographer's contact info and/or dates & descriptions of photographs. Some images possibly appeared in bulletins and brochures (not confirmed).
Name Access
Bagley, Bill
Shulman, Lou
Read, Linda
Crawley, Michael
Heather, Dan
Subject Access
Hiking
Camping
Horses
Mountain
Landscape
Packing
Photography
Townsend trophy
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Canadian Rocky Mountains
Skoki Falls
Pipestone Valley
Molar Pass
Red Deer Lake
Access Restrictions
Copyright restrictions apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright restrictions apply
Language
English
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Titled based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Mountaineering : the freedom of the hills

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1960
Author
The Mountaineers, Seattle
Publisher
Seattle : The Mountaineers
Edition
1st ed.
Call Number
01 M86 1963
Author
The Mountaineers, Seattle
Responsibility
planned by the Climbing Committee of the Mountaineers
Harvey Manning, chairman of editors
editorial committee: John R. Hazle and others
illus: Donna Balch Cook and Robert Cram
Edition
1st ed.
Publisher
Seattle : The Mountaineers
Published Date
1960
Physical Description
x, 430p. : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Mountaineering
Manuals
Equipment
Camping
Travel
Rock climbing
Snow
Ice
Ice climbing
First aid
Geology
Abstract
Pertains to how to safely mountaineer with a focus on North America as per the Mountaineers Climbing Committee
Contents
Preface
Part One - Approaching the Peaks
Equipment
Camping and Sleeping
Alpine Cuisine
Wilderness Travel
Navigation in the Hills
Part Two - Rock Climbing
Routefinding on Rock
Balance
Counterforce
Roped Climbing
Belaying
Pitoncraft and Rappels
Part Three - Snow and Ice Climbing
Snow
Ice
Glaciers
Arrests and Belays
Part Four - Safe Climbing
The Climbing Party and its Leadership
Climbing Dangers
First Aid
Alpine Rescue
Part Five - The Climbing Environment
Mountain Geology
The Cycle of Snow
Mountain Weather
Appendix - Food Requirements for Climbers
ISBN
0916890015
Accession Number
2019.43
Call Number
01 M86 1963
Collection
Archives Library
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