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49th Parallel [DVD]

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue11643
Medium
Library - Moving image (includes film and digital video - published)
Published Date
1941
Call Number
06.3 F82 DVD
Responsibility
produced and directed by Michael Powell
starring Leslie Howard, Laurence Olivier, Raymond Massay, Anton Walbrook and Eric Portman
Published Date
1941
Physical Description
123 minutes : b&w
Medium
Library - Moving image (includes film and digital video - published)
Series
Criterion Collection
Subjects
Lake O'Hara
World War II
Notes
Originally produced 1942 under the title "The Invaders". Features Norman Luxton and Banff Indian Days. 2 double video disc restored high-definition digital transfer
Accession Number
outstanding - donated by Luxton Foundation to replace VHS
Call Number
06.3 F82 DVD
Collection
Archives Library
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Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 23, 1937 Canada, U.S.A. Personal diary pertaining to trips in Victoria, Vancouver, Kamloops, Squilax, Revelstoke, travel details, Yoho Camp, Emerald Lake, sightseeing, Moraine Lake, Banff, ACC Camp, Little Yoho, Ta…
Date Range
1937-1938
Reference Code
M169 / 23
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Accession Number
7773
Reference Code
M169 / 23
Date Range
1937-1938
Physical Description
1 vol. textual record
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, Oliver, Vol. 23, 1937 Canada, U.S.A.
Personal diary pertaining to trips in Victoria, Vancouver, Kamloops, Squilax, Revelstoke, travel details, Yoho Camp, Emerald Lake, sightseeing, Moraine Lake, Banff, ACC Camp, Little Yoho, Takakkaw camp, bathing at the Cave and Basin, leisure activities, Lake Louise, fishing, Bas Lake, poor weather in Banff, Cranbrook, Fraser's Landing, Sheep Creek, Penticton, Shuswap Lake, Grand Forks, Spokane, Thompson Falls, Glacier National Park, Avalanche Camp Ground, Two-Medicine Lake, weather descriptions, Old Faithfull Yellowstone, Yellowstone Upper, Middle, Lower Basins, Reno, San Francisco, Yosemite, Stockton, Redding, Portland, Vancouver.
Interaction with May Vaux Valcott in Banff.
Several maps drawn on facing pages, several maps glued to facing pages near end of diary, advertisement for Oakland Bridge.
Financial and distance details for trip from Sidney to Banff, Old Faithful to Sidney, General Costs.
Subject Access
Daily routines
Travel
Leisure
Banff
Lake Louise
Cave and Basin
Cranbrook
Canada
Yellowstone National Park
San Francisco
Title Source
Title taken from source
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1937 Larch Valley negatives

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54407
Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 6 negative photographs pertaining to a 1937 trip to Larch Valley near Moraine Lake, Alberta. Includes images of hikers posing by mountain and lake views.
Date Range
1937
Reference Code
V262 / I / NA - 1 to 6
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Part Of
Aileen Harmon fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M287 / V262
Series
V262 / I : Personal records
Sous-Fonds
V262
Accession Number
2016.8596
Reference Code
V262 / I / NA - 1 to 6
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Date Range
1937
Physical Description
6 photographs : b&w negatives ; 12.5 x 10 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 6 negative photographs pertaining to a 1937 trip to Larch Valley near Moraine Lake, Alberta. Includes images of hikers posing by mountain and lake views.
Notes
Accompanied by original envelope from "Harmony Drug Store, Banff Alberta" which also provides location and date of photographs
Individuals in photographs unidentified
Subject Access
Hiking
Travel
Mountain
Lake
Landscape
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Larch Valley
Banff
Access Restrictions
Restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Reference use only, no reproductions
Language
English
Category
Family and personal life
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, O., Vol. 34, 1960 List of 1960 trips to Osoyoos, Revelstoke and Lake Louise Daily diary with notations of travel, meals, weather, temperatures, chores, and leisure activities. Lake Louise, Sherman Pass. Loose shopping list at b…
Date Range
1960
Reference Code
M169 / 34
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Edward Oliver Wheeler fonds
Description Level
6 / Item
Accession Number
7773
Reference Code
M169 / 34
Date Range
1960
Physical Description
1 vol. textual record
Scope & Content
Label supplied by Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 314 Wheeler, O., Vol. 34, 1960
List of 1960 trips to Osoyoos, Revelstoke and Lake Louise
Daily diary with notations of travel, meals, weather, temperatures, chores, and leisure activities. Lake Louise, Sherman Pass.
Loose shopping list at back
Subject Access
Daily routines
Leisure
Chores
Travel
Lake Louise
Title Source
Title taken from source
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3800 miles across Canada

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14134
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1908
Author
Haldane, John Wilton Cunninghame
Publisher
London : Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent
Call Number
02.4 H12 1908
Author
Haldane, John Wilton Cunninghame
Responsibility
by J.W.C. Haldane
Publisher
London : Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent
Published Date
1908
Physical Description
xxiii, 344, 23 p. : ill., 2 folded maps
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
CP Rail
Banff
Lake Louise
Field
Rocky Mountains Canada
Notes
Folded map in back of book has become detached, in brittle condition 1908 edition has a supplementary chapter written by authour
Accession Number
7966
Call Number
02.4 H12 1908
Collection
Archives Library
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Artist
Les Graff (1936 – , Canadian)
Date
2000 – 2000
Medium
oil on masonite board
Catalogue Number
Grl.01.07
Description
An oil sketch of a lake landscape. The primary colours used are green, grey, blue and brown. The sky is dominated with thick grey strokes of colour. Surrounding the water at the top and bottom are thick strokes of green. The blue of the water is a streak across the middle of the work. The artist’s …
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Artist
Les Graff (1936 – , Canadian)
Title
Abraham Lake #3
Date
2000 – 2000
Medium
oil on masonite board
Dimensions
40.5 x 40.5 cm
Description
An oil sketch of a lake landscape. The primary colours used are green, grey, blue and brown. The sky is dominated with thick grey strokes of colour. Surrounding the water at the top and bottom are thick strokes of green. The blue of the water is a streak across the middle of the work. The artist’s signature is in the brhc in green paint.
Subject
landscape
lake
Credit
Gift of Les Graff, Bashaw, 2006
Catalogue Number
Grl.01.07
Images
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Artist
Les Graff (1936 – , Canadian)
Date
2001 – 2001
Medium
oil on masonite board
Catalogue Number
GrL.01.17
Description
An oil sketch of a mountain landscape. The primary colours used are blue, orange, red and brown. The image is composed of a mountain range in the background, with a body of water and a segment of land in the foreground. The artist’s signature is in the brhc in grey paint. Au verso, written in black…
  1 image  
Artist
Les Graff (1936 – , Canadian)
Title
Abraham Lake/East
Date
2001 – 2001
Medium
oil on masonite board
Dimensions
40 x 40.5 cm
Description
An oil sketch of a mountain landscape. The primary colours used are blue, orange, red and brown. The image is composed of a mountain range in the background, with a body of water and a segment of land in the foreground. The artist’s signature is in the brhc in grey paint. Au verso, written in black ink in the trhc, “45/W”.
Subject
landscape
mountain
lake
Credit
Gift of Les Graff, Bashaw, 2006
Catalogue Number
GrL.01.17
Images
Less detail
Date
1970
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
103.09.1074
Description
Light wooden plaque with simulated rolled paper top and bottom has a rectangular copper coloured metal plaque centered. Inscribed "Banff Lake Louise Chamber of Commerce wishes to honor Mrs. Ann Boon for many years of outstanding dedication and service to the Chamber of Commerce, the community of …
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Title
Achievement Plaque
Date
1970
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
28.8 x 22.5 cm
Description
Light wooden plaque with simulated rolled paper top and bottom has a rectangular copper coloured metal plaque centered. Inscribed "Banff Lake Louise Chamber of Commerce wishes to honor Mrs. Ann Boon for many years of outstanding dedication and service to the Chamber of Commerce, the community of Banff, and the tourist industry.
Subject
towns
Banff
Lake Louise
Chamber of Commerce
Ann Boon
tourism
Credit
Gift of Ann Boon, 1975
Catalogue Number
103.09.1074
Images
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Action on Skiis. -- 1968

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions1382
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Scope & Content
Skiers skiing in the Lake Louise, Mount Norquay and Peyto Lake areas.
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.xviii. - 10
Description Level
5 / File
Part Of
Bruno Engler fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Series
II.A. Main file: Alphabetical files
Reference Code
V190 / II.A.xviii. - 10
Physical Description
ca.19 negatives: 9.5 x 12 cm.
Scope & Content
Skiers skiing in the Lake Louise, Mount Norquay and Peyto Lake areas.
Subject Access
Louise, Lake
Norquay, Mount
Peyto Lake
Skiing
Access Restrictions
Access by appointment only
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Ada Wilson interview

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions15198
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Date Range
1969
Reference Code
S1 / 15
Description Level
6 / Item
Part Of
Whyte Museum Oral History Programme collection
Description Level
6 / Item
Series
I. Interviews
Reference Code
S1 / 15
Responsibility
Interviewer: Maryalice Harvey Stewart
Date Range
1969
Physical Description
1 sound recording
Name Access
Becker, Lynnie
Baker-Carr, John
Bax, Gwen
Ball, Vic
Becker, Ruth
Bennett, Russell
Barnett, John "Dad"
Bayne, D.C.
Batchelor, Dudley
Subject Access
Canadian Pacific Railway - Employee
Chateau Lake Louise
Fear Brothers
Kootenay Plains
McDougall Family
Morley
Tabuteau, Fred
Tabuteau, Jim
White, Dave
Whymper, Edward
Wilson, Tom
Finding Aid
Recording summary and reference cassette available
Title Source
Title based on contents of recording
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