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Date
1910 – 1930
Material
wood; metal; fibre
Catalogue Number
104.49.1007
Description
Wooden frame, narrow blade. Handles are solid wood 4.0 x 1.2, rounded at the bottom to 3.0 dia. Shaped dowel through centre holds the blade, the dowels extend 7.5, crossbeam 2.5 square wood is mortised for handles to go through, top tension is thick string twisted to tighten with a 17.5 x 2.0 x 0.7…
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Title
Bow Saw
Date
1910 – 1930
Material
wood; metal; fibre
Dimensions
33.5 x 83.0 cm
Description
Wooden frame, narrow blade. Handles are solid wood 4.0 x 1.2, rounded at the bottom to 3.0 dia. Shaped dowel through centre holds the blade, the dowels extend 7.5, crossbeam 2.5 square wood is mortised for handles to go through, top tension is thick string twisted to tighten with a 17.5 x 2.0 x 0.7 piece of wood, the blade is 0.6wide.
Subject
industry
lumber
Vern Castella
woodwork
hobbies
model building
Credit
Gift of Vern (Mrs) Castella, Banff, 1970
Catalogue Number
104.49.1007
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Date
1940 – 1966
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
104.41.0010
Description
Camera or enlarger stand on wooden base. Polished steel shaft having cast metal support for either enlarger orcamera, one tightening knob. Metal strap connected to support wound onto spring loaded spool housed at top. Female electric connector at top, male electric connector on bottom. Stabilizing…
Title
Enlarger Stand
Date
1940 – 1966
Material
metal; wood
Dimensions
125.0 x 51.0 cm
Description
Camera or enlarger stand on wooden base. Polished steel shaft having cast metal support for either enlarger orcamera, one tightening knob. Metal strap connected to support wound onto spring loaded spool housed at top. Female electric connector at top, male electric connector on bottom. Stabilizing bar connecting top to bottom. Except for shaft, all parts black matte finish, laminated wooden base.
Subject
photography
hobbies
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.41.0010
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Date
1940 – 1966
Material
wood; metal; fibre
Catalogue Number
104.41.0011
Description
Wood easel for printing photographs. Wood base with felt underside, spring tension on hinged top, Thin metal frame brackets, securing knob on brackets with inch gradations along top edge and side edge.
Title
Printing Easel
Date
1940 – 1966
Material
wood; metal; fibre
Dimensions
60.0 x 76.2 cm
Description
Wood easel for printing photographs. Wood base with felt underside, spring tension on hinged top, Thin metal frame brackets, securing knob on brackets with inch gradations along top edge and side edge.
Subject
photography
hobbies
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.41.0011
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Date
n.d.
Material
paper, organic
Catalogue Number
105.02.1027 a-cc
Description
Pressed flowers of the Yukon; 29 pages, 62 varieties of dried flowers of the Yukon; flowers secured to pages with small strips of tape; flowers identified in ball point pen; title page with a drawing of a flower: "Wild Flowers of the Yukon; Joan Boyce, Grade 6, Age 11".
Title
Wildflowers Scrapbook
Date
n.d.
Material
paper, organic
Dimensions
30.0 x 22.7 cm
Description
Pressed flowers of the Yukon; 29 pages, 62 varieties of dried flowers of the Yukon; flowers secured to pages with small strips of tape; flowers identified in ball point pen; title page with a drawing of a flower: "Wild Flowers of the Yukon; Joan Boyce, Grade 6, Age 11".
Subject
hobbies
Yukon
wildflowers
Credit
Gift of Helen Parker, 1978
Catalogue Number
105.02.1027 a-cc
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Painting; Fine Art Easel; Presentation Case

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Date
1930 – 1940
Material
wood; fibre; metal
Catalogue Number
104.39.1011 a,b
Description
Elaborately carved, W. J. Phillips' (a) presentation case: 61.5x79.3x12.5, hinged lid drops open, held by 52.5 long chains both sides. Lid elaborately carved, centre design 34.0x27.0,leaves, berries, etc. Border 8.0 wide carved square chain design, corners pinwheel, inside lined with green velvet …
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Title
Painting; Fine Art Easel; Presentation Case
Date
1930 – 1940
Material
wood; fibre; metal
Description
Elaborately carved, W. J. Phillips' (a) presentation case: 61.5x79.3x12.5, hinged lid drops open, held by 52.5 long chains both sides. Lid elaborately carved, centre design 34.0x27.0,leaves, berries, etc. Border 8.0 wide carved square chain design, corners pinwheel, inside lined with green velvet (b) easel: 183.0x71.0, top of upright ca 40.0x30.0 elaborately carved, also carving on upright and both wings, more carving at cross bar. Feet of wings curve out into scroll. Tray has turned outer edge with carved design brace, brace broken in 2 places (old), the upright has 9 holes for movement of tray, the 2 wings have 2 holes near top for installation of case. The back lever is 140.0 long with 21.5 foot, attached to the back of the upright with a bolt and brace mechanism. Condition: water spots over all, left wing foot broken off and secured with 3 screws, piece broken off right wing top, glued back on, gouges from improper moving of tray, lever slightly warped.
Subject
artists
Walter Phillips
hobbies
painting
John D. Turner
Credit
Gift of Grace Turner, Calgary, 1988
Catalogue Number
104.39.1011 a,b
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Date
1890 – 1920
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
102.04.1009
Description
cottonwood box made by George Paris,; small rectangular box formed on base of rough slab wood, with similar slab forming lid, 2 edges of each wood slab retain tree bark, swirly grain of wood accented by high glossy varnish, piece of wood glued to underside of lid to hold in place on box
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Title
Stamp Box
Date
1890 – 1920
Material
wood
Dimensions
5.3 x 9.4 x 10.1 cm
Description
cottonwood box made by George Paris,; small rectangular box formed on base of rough slab wood, with similar slab forming lid, 2 edges of each wood slab retain tree bark, swirly grain of wood accented by high glossy varnish, piece of wood glued to underside of lid to hold in place on box
Subject
households
art
hobbies
Paris, George
Credit
Gift of Cyril Paris, Banff, 1968
Catalogue Number
102.04.1009
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Date
1900 – 1930
Material
wood; metal; glass
Catalogue Number
102.04.1010 a-e
Description
5 rustic cottonwood frames (made by George Paris?), 2 tall wood slabs cut obliquely top and bottom with bark left on sides, oval hole cut through to frame recess for photo, metal screw eye at top for hanging, swirly grain accented by varnish, (a) 30.7 x 8.5 x 1.5 - "Banff" pencilled on back, remnan…
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Title
Picture Frame
Date
1900 – 1930
Material
wood; metal; glass
Description
5 rustic cottonwood frames (made by George Paris?), 2 tall wood slabs cut obliquely top and bottom with bark left on sides, oval hole cut through to frame recess for photo, metal screw eye at top for hanging, swirly grain accented by varnish, (a) 30.7 x 8.5 x 1.5 - "Banff" pencilled on back, remnants of tape, (b) 32.5 x 10.5 x 1.5 - paper pasted on back "... Her loveliness I never knew/Until she smiled on me: ... Coleridge"
Subject
hobbies
art
George Paris
Credit
Gift of Cyril Paris, Banff, 1970
Catalogue Number
102.04.1010 a-e
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Date
1930 – 1930
Material
fibre; hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
103.04.0034
Description
A red wool fez with a black tassel. A woven wicker lining holds the hat’s shape. The inside is lined with pink fabric at the top and has a round green paper sticker with a picture of man wearing a fez and arabic writing. Written on the inside of the hat, on the sweatband, is “Peter Whyte, Port S…
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Title
Fez Cap
Date
1930 – 1930
Material
fibre; hair, sheep
Dimensions
15.0 cm
Description
A red wool fez with a black tassel. A woven wicker lining holds the hat’s shape. The inside is lined with pink fabric at the top and has a round green paper sticker with a picture of man wearing a fez and arabic writing. Written on the inside of the hat, on the sweatband, is “Peter Whyte, Port Said, Egypt”. Also on the sweatband “Felicitations” (?, in arabic writing?) and a stamp of a flying bird carrying a fez.
Subject
souvenirs
Peter Whyte
Philip Moore
hobbies
collecting
clothing
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.04.0034
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Date
1920 – 1930
Material
hair, sheep; skin; fibre, cotton
Catalogue Number
103.05.0035
Description
A woman's brown wool (knit fabric) jodphurs with front pockets, a fly, and suspender buttons inside the waistband. There are suede patches on the inside of each leg. The legs lace at the bottom where they are tightly fitted. The pants have a cotton lining and are a small size. The label reads: “…
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Title
Riding Breeches
Date
1920 – 1930
Material
hair, sheep; skin; fibre, cotton
Dimensions
36.0 x 90.5 cm
Description
A woman's brown wool (knit fabric) jodphurs with front pockets, a fly, and suspender buttons inside the waistband. There are suede patches on the inside of each leg. The legs lace at the bottom where they are tightly fitted. The pants have a cotton lining and are a small size. The label reads: “Made in England Pytchley Brand”.
Subject
Pearl Moore
sports
riding
animals, horses
hobbies
social customs
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0035
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Date
n.d.
Material
metal; brass; enamel
Catalogue Number
103.09.0025 a-e
Description
(a) a small (1.8cm diameter) silver pin “Trail Riders Canadian Rockies”, horse and rider in the centre.(b) a pin and bar: bar 1.9cmx0.2cm is blue with silver edge and wording “Ladies Auxilliary”. A circular pin with silver lettering on a blue background “Great War Veterans Association Canada. The …
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Title
Medal
Date
n.d.
Material
metal; brass; enamel
Description
(a) a small (1.8cm diameter) silver pin “Trail Riders Canadian Rockies”, horse and rider in the centre.(b) a pin and bar: bar 1.9cmx0.2cm is blue with silver edge and wording “Ladies Auxilliary”. A circular pin with silver lettering on a blue background “Great War Veterans Association Canada. The centre of the pin is a shield of the Union Jack edge in silver with silver crown on top. On the Union Jack is a white maple leaf with the letters “G.W.V.”(c) a circular copper pin with “Trail Riders Canadian Rockies” around the edge 1.7cm diameter, horse and rider in the centre.(d) a circular pin 1.8cm diameter with the words “Ski Runners Canadian Rockies” in copper colour letters against a blue background. The outside edge is copper-coloured. In the centre there is a skier against a blue and white background.(e) a circular pin 1.8cm diameter with the words “Ski Runner Canadian Rockies” in gold-coloured letttering against a blue background around the edge. In the centre is a skier against a blue and white background.
Subject
hobbies
horses
riding
skiing
club
Ladies Auxilliary
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.09.0025 a-e
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