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Camps in the Rockies

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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1882
Author
Baillie-Grohman, William Adolph
Publisher
London : Sampson & Low
Call Number
F721 B3
Author
Baillie-Grohman, William Adolph
Publisher
London : Sampson & Low
Published Date
1882
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Camping
Rocky Mountains, U.S.
Wyoming
Notes
Edward C. Porter Mountaineering Library
Call Number
F721 B3
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Date
1880 – 1900
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.20.0482
Description
A cylindrical, straight sided pewter pot with very full, large pouring spout on one side opposite large shaped loop handle attached to two lugs projecting from other side. Top of spout is covered with hinged flap to open when pouring. Shallow round pewter cup with flange at lip fits closely into op…
Title
Hot Water Pot
Date
1880 – 1900
Material
metal
Dimensions
9.0 x 8.3 x 16.2 cm
Description
A cylindrical, straight sided pewter pot with very full, large pouring spout on one side opposite large shaped loop handle attached to two lugs projecting from other side. Top of spout is covered with hinged flap to open when pouring. Shallow round pewter cup with flange at lip fits closely into open mouth of pot to act as lid cup combination.
Subject
households
camping
travel
Edith Morse Robb
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0482
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Date
1880 – 1885
Material
metal; glass
Catalogue Number
102.05.1018
Description
Black metal lantern with large glass lens in opening door. Inside is a removable fuel reservoir with knob to adjust wick. Sliding screen controls amount of light. “Private Property. VAUX 84” scratched into base of lantern.
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Title
Kerosene Lantern
Date
1880 – 1885
Material
metal; glass
Dimensions
17.0 x 9.0 cm
Description
Black metal lantern with large glass lens in opening door. Inside is a removable fuel reservoir with knob to adjust wick. Sliding screen controls amount of light. “Private Property. VAUX 84” scratched into base of lantern.
Subject
photography
Vaux family
camping
hiking
Credit
Gift of Molly Vaux, New York, USA, 1999
Catalogue Number
102.05.1018
Images
Less detail
Date
1880 – 1900
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
104.19.0044 a,b
Description
(a) A burner pot stand of brass with three legs screwed to round platform. Legs curl out at bottom around stand and then back under to form short supporting feet. Legs extend upward vertically 7.0 cm and curl outward slightly at the top to form sturdy support for pots. (b) Small cylindrical fuel bu…
Title
Portable Stove
Date
1880 – 1900
Material
metal
Dimensions
9.8 x 11.0 cm
Description
(a) A burner pot stand of brass with three legs screwed to round platform. Legs curl out at bottom around stand and then back under to form short supporting feet. Legs extend upward vertically 7.0 cm and curl outward slightly at the top to form sturdy support for pots. (b) Small cylindrical fuel burner, 10. x 4.5 diam, sits on round platform at base of stand. Burner has loop handle on one side and wick holder at mouth to hold cloth wick. Domed round lid with long slender steel rod handle ,7.5 cm, fits tightly over opening, burner sits inside ring on platform.
Subject
households
camping
Edith Morse Robb
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.19.0044 a,b
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