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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Author
Brech, Dwayne
Call Number
02.7 W24b Pam
Author
Brech, Dwayne
Responsibility
by Dwayne Brech with Darrell Arnold
Physical Description
p.14-18 : ill
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Pack trips
Warner and McKenzie Guiding and Outfitting
Notes
In Western Horseman, vol.52, no.2, February 1987
Accession Number
19500
Call Number
02.7 W24b Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 3 b&w negatives. The negatives pertain to the Bennett family and the hunting and pack trips they took with Riggall.
Date Range
[ca.1912 to ca.1950]
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / NA - 1 to 3
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / NA - 1 to 3
Date Range
[ca.1912 to ca.1950]
Physical Description
Negatives: 3 b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 3 b&w negatives. The negatives pertain to the Bennett family and the hunting and pack trips they took with Riggall.
Subject Access
Hunting, Guiding, Outfitting
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
The negatives in this file are not individually numbered.
Storage Location: V26 / II / A4 / NA - 1 to V26 / III / B7 / NA - 80
Processing Status
Processed
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Bennett Trips 1920, 1921, 1922

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 24 b&w photographs, some mounted, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1920, 1921 and 1922. The photographs document Russell and Meridian Bennett with Rams they hunted, Jim Bennett photographing a mountain goat, a ram trophy ti…
Date Range
1920, 1921, 1922
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 40 to 63
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 40 to 63
Date Range
1920, 1921, 1922
Physical Description
Photographs: 24 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 24 b&w photographs, some mounted, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1920, 1921 and 1922. The photographs document Russell and Meridian Bennett with Rams they hunted, Jim Bennett photographing a mountain goat, a ram trophy tied to a tree, and a tee pee Riggall made in camp. Locations of photographs include Cataract Creek, Oyster creek and the head of Commerce Creek.
Subject Access
Hunting, Big Horn Sheep, Mountain Goat, Guiding
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Riggall's Grandson John Russell provided idendifications on some photographs they are as follows:
PA - 54 to 59 All the same sheep and location.
Processing Status
Processed
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Bennett Trips 1920, 1921, 1922

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 29 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1920, 1921 and 1922. The photographs document Russell and Meridian Bennett posing with mule deer, goat, and grizzly bear they hunted, Jim Bennett photographing a mountain…
Date Range
1920, 1921, 1922
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 64 to 92
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 64 to 92
Date Range
1920, 1921, 1922
Physical Description
Photographs: 29 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 29 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1920, 1921 and 1922. The photographs document Russell and Meridian Bennett posing with mule deer, goat, and grizzly bear they hunted, Jim Bennett photographing a mountain goat, mountain goat trophy tied to tree, and tents in camp. Locations of photographs include Sunkist Ridge.
Subject Access
Hunting, Guiding, Grizzly Bear
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Bennett Trips 1924 and 1926

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 19 b&w photographs, some captioned, some mounted. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1924 and 1926. The photographs document the honeymoon trip of Russell and Meriam Bennett of 1924 at Wall Lake, the 1926 Bennett hunting trip, pack horses, u…
Date Range
1924 and 1926
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 93 to 111
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 93 to 111
Date Range
1924 and 1926
Physical Description
Photographs: 19 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 19 b&w photographs, some captioned, some mounted. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1924 and 1926. The photographs document the honeymoon trip of Russell and Meriam Bennett of 1924 at Wall Lake, the 1926 Bennett hunting trip, pack horses, upper waterton lake, Oyster creek, snow in Pass creek camp, and Russell M. Bennett Sr. with ram trophy.
Subject Access
Guiding, Hunting, Pack train
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
PA - 93 - 106 Pertain to the 1924 honeymoon trip
PA - 107 - 111 Pertain to the 1926 Bennett trip
Processing Status
Processed
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Bennett Trips 1931 to 1936

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 18 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, and 1936. The photographs document packtrains, camp life, hiking, Herbst glacier, and fishing. Locations of photographs include Sheep mountian, Be…
Date Range
1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 112 to 129
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 112 to 129
Date Range
1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936
Physical Description
Photographs: 18 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 18 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, and 1936. The photographs document packtrains, camp life, hiking, Herbst glacier, and fishing. Locations of photographs include Sheep mountian, Belly River, Horseshoe Baisin, Upper Twin Lake, and Carthew Pass.
Subject Access
Guiding, Camping, Packtrains
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Bennett Trips 1931 to 1936

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 22 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, and 1936. The photographs document packtrains, camp life, hiking, Herbst glacier, and fishing. Locations of photographs include Wall Lake, Mount…
Date Range
1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 130 to 152
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 130 to 152
Date Range
1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936
Physical Description
Photographs: 22 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 22 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, and 1936. The photographs document packtrains, camp life, hiking, Herbst glacier, and fishing. Locations of photographs include Wall Lake, Mount Festubert, Great Divide at South Kootenay Pass.
Subject Access
Guiding, Camping, Packtrains
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Bennett Trips 1940, 1950, and undated trip photographs

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 35 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1940, 1950, and undated prints from Bennett trips. The photographs document packtrains, camp life, hiking, climbing, fishing, hunting, and the Bennetts with Dora Riggall…
Date Range
1940, 1950
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 153 to 187
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.Business and Financial: Client Papers and Photographs
Reference Code
V26 / II / A4 / PA - 153 to 187
Date Range
1940, 1950
Physical Description
Photographs: 35 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 35 b&w photographs, some captioned. Photographs pertain to the Bennett trips guided and outfitted by Riggall of 1940, 1950, and undated prints from Bennett trips. The photographs document packtrains, camp life, hiking, climbing, fishing, hunting, and the Bennetts with Dora Riggall at Ed Burton's ranch. Locations of photographs include head of Trail Creek, Porcupine Hills, Mount King Edward, Nunatuck, Vimy Peak or Sofa Mountain, and Wall Lake.
Subject Access
Guiding, Hiking, Packtrains
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
PA - 153 to 154 Pertain to the 1940 trip
PA - 155 to 159 Pertain to the 1950 trip
PA - 160 to 187 Are undated Riggall's Grandson John Russell provided idendifications on some photographs they are as follows:
PA - 165 Not on Shadorse. It is near Yarrow or Drywood Creek, North of Twin Butte somewhere
PA - 179 Fly fishing in the gap section of the Oldman River
PA - 187 They leaning against a cement sofo on Vimy Peak, which was called Sofa Mtn originally.
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail
Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 25 b&w, some captioned. This file contains portraits and self-portraits of Riggall. The photographs document Riggall on packtrains, skinning a big horn sheep, fishing, cooking in camp, packing a horse, climbing, hunting, posing with grizzly bear trophy, Kay Russell (nee Riggall) an…
Date Range
1918 to 1943
Reference Code
V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 132 to 159
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 - 132 to 159
Date Range
1918 to 1943
Physical Description
Photographs: 25 prints, b&w
Scope & Content
File consists of 25 b&w, some captioned. This file contains portraits and self-portraits of Riggall. The photographs document Riggall on packtrains, skinning a big horn sheep, fishing, cooking in camp, packing a horse, climbing, hunting, posing with grizzly bear trophy, Kay Russell (nee Riggall) and Bobbie Burton with a black bear shot by Riggall, and the organizing of the Alberta Licensed Outfitters Association at Col. Snyder's ranch at Sundre, AB attended by Col. Henry Snyder, Major Fred Brewster, Raymond Patterson, Claude Brewster, Harold Anderson, Nick Nickerson, and Riggall.
Subject Access
Guiding, Self Portrait, hunting
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
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Bert Riggall Scrapbook Album

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Part Of
Bert Riggall fonds
Scope & Content
Album contains 6 b&w prints. The album is a large, green, scrapbook album. A floral and vegetal motif and "Scrapbook" are embossed on the cover of the album. Prints document the early years of Bert Riggall's homesteading and business. The album also pertains to Riggall's travels in Europe be arrivi…
Date Range
[ca.1902]
Reference Code
V26 / VII / A3 / PD - 4
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 / PD - 4
Date Range
[ca.1902]
Physical Description
Photograph Album: 1 photograph album (6 b&w prints)
Scope & Content
Album contains 6 b&w prints. The album is a large, green, scrapbook album. A floral and vegetal motif and "Scrapbook" are embossed on the cover of the album. Prints document the early years of Bert Riggall's homesteading and business. The album also pertains to Riggall's travels in Europe be arriving in Canada and his live in England. Subjects include various views of travels in Switzerland, sheep hunting, Turret Peak, Valley of Yarrow Creek, Pass Creek, Yarrow Creek, Yarrow Creek Falls, and snow blowing in the mountains.
Subject Access
Hunting
Travel
Guiding
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Album pages have come loose from spine and some prints have been cut out of the larger album pages. Prints V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 544 to PA - 662 and PA - 664 to 674 are stored in box V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 544 to 674 V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 663 and V26 / VII / A3 / PA - 675 to 679 are stored with the album Negatives V26 / VII / A3 / NA - 60 to 62 were also found in the album and are stored V26 / VII / A3 / NA - 1 to 62
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

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