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Astley family fonds

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Part Of
Astley family fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of notes, correspondence and articles pertaining to the Astley family and early history of Lake Louise and Lake Minnewanka areas. Fonds includes correspondence between Willoughby Astley and J. A. Jaffary of the Provincial Library, Alberta, 1928-1929, re place names in the Lake Louise…
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1970
Reference Code
M265 / V394
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Part Of
Astley family fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 265
V 394
Sous-Fonds
M 265
V 394
Accession Number
1420, 1520, 2961, 6353, 6756, 7939
Reference Code
M265 / V394
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1970
Physical Description
13 textual records. -- ca.40 photographs: prints
History / Biographical
Willoughby John Astley, 1859-1948, came to Banff in 1888 and built the Beach House Hotel at Lake Minnewanka. He moved to Lake Louise in 1889. Brother, Charles D'Oyley Astley, 1849-1937, and Lucy Ann Astley continued to operate the hotel until 1907 when they retired to Banff. The hotel was destroyed as part of power development at Lake Minnewanka, ca.1912.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of notes, correspondence and articles pertaining to the Astley family and early history of Lake Louise and Lake Minnewanka areas. Fonds includes correspondence between Willoughby Astley and J. A. Jaffary of the Provincial Library, Alberta, 1928-1929, re place names in the Lake Louise area; scrapbook of clippings re World War I, including a list of Banff men who enlisted; Beach House Hotel guest register, 1890-1906, recording name and residence of guest, and occasionally record of fish caught; Astley family photographs, ca.1886-1930s. Photographs pertain to fishing and boating on Lake Minnewanka; Beach House Hotel and Lady of the Lake steam launch; Devil's Canyon, Bankhead and Banff; views of avalanche clearing in Roger's Pass by Byron Harmon. Includes one panorama view of group at Lake Minnewanka.
Name Access
Astley, Charles D'Oyley
Astley, Willoughby John
Subject Access
Buildings and facilities
Environment
Family and personal life
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Finding Aid
Finding aids and reference tools: reference copy of hotel register
Related Material
Hotel register is related to similar item in Rodney Touche fonds (M377)
Creator
Astley, Charles D'Oyley
Astley, Willoughby John
Category
Environment
Family and personal life
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on accession records and contents of fonds
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Astley family photographs

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Part Of
Astley family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 b&w prints, some captioned. File pertains to a portrait of Lucy Ann Astley and a group posed in front log cabin, Lake Minnewanka, 1890. File also contains a copy of group photograph at Lake Minnewanka and brief biographical information and obituary of Lucy Ann Andrew.
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1970
Reference Code
V394 / PA - 42 to 43
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Print
Part Of
Astley family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M 265
V 394
Sous-Fonds
V 394
Accession Number
7939
Reference Code
V394 / PA - 42 to 43
GMD
Photograph
Print
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1970
Physical Description
Photographs: 2 prints, b&w
History / Biographical
See fonds level description
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 b&w prints, some captioned. File pertains to a portrait of Lucy Ann Astley and a group posed in front log cabin, Lake Minnewanka, 1890. File also contains a copy of group photograph at Lake Minnewanka and brief biographical information and obituary of Lucy Ann Andrew.
Name Access
Astley (family)
Subject Access
Buildings and facilities
Environment
Family and personal life
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Astley (family)
Category
Environment
Family and personal life
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Astley family photographs

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Part Of
Astley family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 42 b&w prints, some captioned. Photographs pertain to fishing and boating on Lake Minnewanka; Beach House Hotel and Lady of the Lake steam launch; Devil's Canyon, Bankhead and Banff; views of avalanche clearing in Roger's Pass by Byron Harmon. Includes one panorama view of group a…
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1970
Reference Code
V394 / PA - 1 to 42
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Print
Part Of
Astley family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M 265
V 394
Sous-Fonds
V 394
Accession Number
1420
6353
Reference Code
V394 / PA - 1 to 42
GMD
Photograph
Print
Date Range
[ca.1886]-1970
Physical Description
Photographs: 42 prints, b&w
History / Biographical
See fonds level description
Scope & Content
File consists of 42 b&w prints, some captioned. Photographs pertain to fishing and boating on Lake Minnewanka; Beach House Hotel and Lady of the Lake steam launch; Devil's Canyon, Bankhead and Banff; views of avalanche clearing in Roger's Pass by Byron Harmon. Includes one panorama view of group at Lake Minnewanka.
Name Access
Astley (family)
Subject Access
Buildings and facilities
Environment
Family and personal life
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Astley (family)
Category
Environment
Family and personal life
Military
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Cyril Childe fonds

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Part Of
Cyril Childe fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of family and military photographs, ca.1890-ca.1935, most of which are unidentified; military papers, 1914-1919; poems and expressions of appreciation to Major Child [sic] Late Chief Armor Plate Department , Ministry of Munitions of War, Glasgow and London; Speech to "Girls and Boys …
Date Range
[ca.1890]-1941
Reference Code
M99 / V664
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Album
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Cyril Childe fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 99
V 664
Sous-Fonds
M 99
V 664
Accession Number
2934
Reference Code
M99 / V664
GMD
Photograph
Album
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Date Range
[ca.1890]-1941
Physical Description
16 photographs : prints. -- 1 photograph album (ca.70 prints). -- 2 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Lt. Col. Cyril G. Childe, d.1973, of Banff, Alberta, Canada was in the 1st Division Cyclists during the First World War and was active in militia and Legion activities in peace time.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of family and military photographs, ca.1890-ca.1935, most of which are unidentified; military papers, 1914-1919; poems and expressions of appreciation to Major Child [sic] Late Chief Armor Plate Department , Ministry of Munitions of War, Glasgow and London; Speech to "Girls and Boys of Banff", n.d. re history of Union Jack and explanatory flag diagram; letter dated Dec.4, 1941 from J. D. Hansen to Sylvia Childe re rental property. Also includes some publications.
Name Access
Childe, Cyril
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Military
Access Restrictions
No restrictions on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Childe, Cyril
Category
Family and personal life
Military
Title Source
Title based on accession record
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Forest Kidney personal and World War I photographs

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Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 framed black and white photograph [8 cm x 14 cm] depicting a child [possibly Forest Kidney] and an unnamed man, and 44 unframed black and white prints depicting Forest Kidney and friends from ca. 1916 and ca. 1920. Content pertains to Forest Kidney's military service with the 51s…
Date Range
1895
[ca. 1916]
[ca. 1920]
Reference Code
V324 / II / A / PA - 1 to 43
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Kidney family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M74 / V324
Series
V324 / II : Forest Kidney records
Sous-Fonds
V324
Sub-Series
V324 / II / A : 1895 - 1920
Accession Number
2016.8581
Reference Code
V324 / II / A / PA - 1 to 43
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
1895
[ca. 1916]
[ca. 1920]
Physical Description
45 photographs : b&w prints ; 9 x 14 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 1 framed black and white photograph [8 cm x 14 cm] depicting a child [possibly Forest Kidney] and an unnamed man, and 44 unframed black and white prints depicting Forest Kidney and friends from ca. 1916 and ca. 1920. Content pertains to Forest Kidney's military service with the 51st Battalion in Petawawa, Ontario during World War I and some images of Forest with unnamed friends in the Bow Valley post-war. Includes group photographs of the 51st Battalion and some postcard-style prints. Most individuals in photographs are not identified and most images are not dated.
Notes
Some dates are estimations provided by the Processing Archivist
Name Access
Kidney, Forest H. (Pop)
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Military
World War I
Travel
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Ontario
Petawawa
Cave and Basin
Bow Valley
Language
English
Conservation
Multiple items have been placed in mylar due to rough adhesive materials on back and/or age and fragility of items.
Category
Family and personal life
Military
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Frank Charles fonds

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Part Of
Frank Charles fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds pertains to activities of Royal Air Force officers who visited Banff, mainly Winter Carnival.
Date Range
1941-1942
Reference Code
V130
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Frank Charles fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
V 130
Sous-Fonds
V 130
Accession Number
5023
Reference Code
V130
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
1941-1942
Physical Description
8 photographs : prints
History / Biographical
Frank Charles was an Officer with the Royal Air Force during World War II. Charles visited Banff with fellow officers during the winter of 1941-1942, while stationed at North Battleford, Saskatchewan.
Scope & Content
Fonds pertains to activities of Royal Air Force officers who visited Banff, mainly Winter Carnival.
Name Access
Charles, Frank
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Military
Access Restrictions
No restrictions on access
Public domain (other restrictions may apply)
Language
Language is English
Creator
Charles, Frank
Category
Family and personal life
Military
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Friends personal photographs [military, travel, portraits, recreation]

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 34 photograph and postcard prints pertaining to friends of Norman Luxton and the Luxton family which were sent to Norman Luxton. Most photographs are annotated on the back with contextual information [dates, locations, names, etc] for photographs, some items include personal messag…
Date Range
1897
[ca.1900-1910]
1905
1909
1912
1916
1923
1927
1941-1943
1948-1951
1955
1957
1960
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 435 to 468
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / I / E : Collected material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / E4 : Photographs
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 435 to 468
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
1897
[ca.1900-1910]
1905
1909
1912
1916
1923
1927
1941-1943
1948-1951
1955
1957
1960
Physical Description
34 photographs : b&w prints ; 12.5 x 15 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 34 photograph and postcard prints pertaining to friends of Norman Luxton and the Luxton family which were sent to Norman Luxton. Most photographs are annotated on the back with contextual information [dates, locations, names, etc] for photographs, some items include personal messages written to Norman Luxton. Photograph images pertain to a fishing trip in Grande Prairie; men in military uniforms during World War II, including some taken during active duty in England; personal and group portraits; a war monument in Verdun, France; historic ships and boats; scenic views of Mistaya Canyon and Minnewanka; wildlife, including birds and a marten; and family pets.
Notes
Annotations on some photographs partly illegible or difficult to discern
Name Access
Addison, Billy
LaPorte, Eugene
Reynolds, Wiley R.
Deegan, Howard James
Ashton, Philip
Cathcart, John George (Red)
Brooks, Matt (Sarsen)
Barnes, Harry
Sutherland, George Bain
Blackley, Bonnie Lee
Brewster, Fred
Subject Access
Boats
Military
Ship
World War II
Memorial
Family and personal life
First Nations
Indigenous Peoples
Children
Animals
Dogs
Birds
Sports
Recreation
Fishing
Landscape
Portrait
Winter
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Grande Prairie
British Columbia
Victoria
Ontario
Ottawa
England
France
Verdun
Frobisher Bay
Northwest Territories
United States of America
Idaho
Toronto
Kenora
Manitoba
Winnipeg
Language
English
Category
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

George Mandryk collected photographs [File 2 of 2]

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 64 prints pertaining to members of the Young family and their travels in Egypt, ca. 1915-1916. Content pertains to landmarks and views of Cairo, Egypt, including local individuals and families; Ruben and Clarence Young and Fred Carter, as well as numerous unnamed individuals; and c…
Date Range
1915-1916
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 538 to 601
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Postcard
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / I / E : Collected material
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / E4 : Photographs
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 538 to 601
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Postcard
Date Range
1915-1916
Physical Description
64 photographs : b&w prints and postcards ; 9 x 14 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 64 prints pertaining to members of the Young family and their travels in Egypt, ca. 1915-1916. Content pertains to landmarks and views of Cairo, Egypt, including local individuals and families; Ruben and Clarence Young and Fred Carter, as well as numerous unnamed individuals; and churches [including St. Martin’s Church and Canterbury Cathedral] and boarding schools in Egypt and England.
Notes
Original annotations on back of numerous photographs are partially or mostly missing due to physical cropping of the items.
Name Access
Young, Clarence
Young, Ruben
Carter, Fred
Subject Access
Children
Community life
Communities
Travel
Tourism
Businesses
Family and personal life
Military
World War I
Sports
Art
Education
Churches
School
Religions
Ship
Boats
Transportation
Geographic Access
Egypt
Cairo
England
Canterbury
Language
English
Category
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
Education
Sports, recreation and leisure
Transportation
Military
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Children, community life, communities, travel, tourism, businesses, family and personal life, military, World War I, sports, art, education, school, churches, religion, ships, boats, transportation
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Gilbert M. Atkin fonds

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Part Of
Gilbert M. Atkin fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of postcards, 1934-1937; military papers, 1916-1918; financial papers, 1922; miscellaneous papers, ca.1910-1955; photographs, ca.1900-1968. Textual records are primarily military medical material. Financial papers pertain to medical equipment. Includes a speech re Imperial Order of…
Date Range
[ca.1900]-1968
Reference Code
M190 / V31
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Postcard
Textual record
Plan
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Gilbert M. Atkin fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 190
V 31
Sous-Fonds
M 190
V 31
Accession Number
442, 1281, 2162, 2775, 2809, 5666, 6932, 7084
Reference Code
M190 / V31
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Postcard
Textual record
Plan
Private record
Published record
Date Range
[ca.1900]-1968
Physical Description
4.5 cm of textual records. -- 216 photographs : prints
History / Biographical
Gilbert M. Atkin, 1877-1969, came to Banff in 1905 shortly after completion of postgraduate studies in medicine. He first worked with Dr. Brett and continued to practice medicine in Banff, where he raised his family. During the First World War, Atkin served in the Canadian Army Medical Corps.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of postcards, 1934-1937; military papers, 1916-1918; financial papers, 1922; miscellaneous papers, ca.1910-1955; photographs, ca.1900-1968. Textual records are primarily military medical material. Financial papers pertain to medical equipment. Includes a speech re Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire (I.O.D.E.), n.d., delivered at the Chateau Rundel [sic]; report, Whistler Mountain Ski Lift and Chalet, 1954-1955; and architectural drawing of plan and elevation for 94 Banff Avenue, ca.1910, accompanied by note of "additions and corrections". Photographs pertain to Gilbert Atkin, family, friends and associates, Banff region activities and views, Brett Hospital, curling and Rocky Mountains scenic views.
Name Access
Atkin, Gilbert M.
Subject Access
Family and personal life
Health services
Military
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Atkin, Gilbert M.
Category
Family and personal life
Health services
Military
Title Source
Title based on accession records and contents of fonds
Processing Status
Processed / Unprocessed
Less detail
Part Of
Jack Hayes fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of Jack Hayes RCAF pilot's flying log book, 1942-1945, 1 vol; 2 photographs of Jack Hayes, 1939 (with Don Hayes), 1941?; 1 newsclipping re DFC award; 1 printed description of aircraft.
Date Range
1939-[ca.1960]
Reference Code
M61 / V30
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Jack Hayes fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 61
V 30
Sous-Fonds
M 61
V 30
Accession Number
7264
Reference Code
M61 / V30
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Date Range
1939-[ca.1960]
Physical Description
3 textual records. -- 2 photographs : prints
History / Biographical
John (Jack) Hewiston Hayes, 1921-1993, was a ski instructor, soldier and businessman at Banff, Alberta, Canada. Hayes came to Banff from England as a small child. In 1936 he worked for Brewster Transport as a pony boy and became a driver in 1939. In 1941, he joined the Royal Air Force, Squadron 254, training in Canada at Claresholm, Alberta and elsewhere. Beginning July 1943, Hayes served on over 50 flying missions oversees and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross in May 1944. After the war he resumed his career with Brewster Transport, eventually becoming President. In 1978 he went into business with the purchase of the Jasper Sky Tram. Hayes retired in 1980.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of Jack Hayes RCAF pilot's flying log book, 1942-1945, 1 vol; 2 photographs of Jack Hayes, 1939 (with Don Hayes), 1941?; 1 newsclipping re DFC award; 1 printed description of aircraft.
Name Access
Hayes, Jack
Subject Access
Military
Access Restrictions
No restrictions on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Related Material
Accompanied by medals, including the Distinguished Flying Cross (Heritage Collection)
Creator
Hayes, Jack
Category
Military
Biographical Source Notes
The Brewster Story / E. J. Hart
Title Source
Title based on accession record
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

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