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Date
n.d.
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
108.04.1179 a-f
Description
Six old-style carabiners made out of heavy metal; by the mid-60s everyone was using light aluminum:(a) metal oval carabiner (4.5x9.5cm wide) with spring-loaded locking mechanism. “H G” engraved on one side. “CLAUDIUS SIMOND CHAMONIX” on the other.(b) metal oval carabiner (5.5x10.5cm wide) with spri…
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Title
Carabiner
Date
n.d.
Material
metal
Dimensions
various see description cm
Description
Six old-style carabiners made out of heavy metal; by the mid-60s everyone was using light aluminum:(a) metal oval carabiner (4.5x9.5cm wide) with spring-loaded locking mechanism. “H G” engraved on one side. “CLAUDIUS SIMOND CHAMONIX” on the other.(b) metal oval carabiner (5.5x10.5cm wide) with spring-loaded locking mechanism.”H” and then “H.G.” engraved on the side.(c) metal oval carabiner (4.8x10.0cm wide) with spring-loaded, locking mechanism. “H” engraved on one side of “WERK FULPES” and “G” on the other.(d) metal oval carabiner (5.0x9.5cm wide) with spring-loaded, locking mechanism. “H” and “G” engraved over something illegible and then “ROTT”. (e) metal carabiner (5.0x9.5cm wide) with spring-loaded closure, screw gate locking mechanism. “H G” engraved on the side. (f) metal oval carabiner (9.0 with locking mechanismx10.0cm wide) with spring-loaded, mechanism but with a metal (5.0cm) brake attachment; “H G” engraved on the side and “CLAUDIUS SIMOND CHAMONIX” on the other.
Subject
sports
mountain climbing
Hans Gmoser
Credit
Gift of Hans and Margaret Gmoser, Harvie Heights, 1991
Catalogue Number
108.04.1179 a-f
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Date
1963
Material
plastic; paint; skin; fibre; foam; rubber; metal
Catalogue Number
103.04.1033 a,b
Description
(a) A white helmet with a black border and an insert for skull protection and safety. The insert is white foam covered with ridged teal blue cover, a black leather chin strap with metal buckle, inside plastic headband, clear plastic covering, fabric, criss-cross rigging support with cord and heavy-…
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Title
Climbing Helmet
Date
1963
Material
plastic; paint; skin; fibre; foam; rubber; metal
Dimensions
15.0 x 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Description
(a) A white helmet with a black border and an insert for skull protection and safety. The insert is white foam covered with ridged teal blue cover, a black leather chin strap with metal buckle, inside plastic headband, clear plastic covering, fabric, criss-cross rigging support with cord and heavy-duty nylon strip suspension to create a space between skull and hardhat. A metal zipper attaching (to three quarters of the insert) earflaps outer black plastic inner lined with red and black corduroy. There is a white fabric tag with “M” in red on the inner grey headband and a gold and black oblong label glued on the front with black lettering on a gold-coloured background “Russell Sporting Goods CALGARY”. Written in black felt pen on the interior of the shell “JAPAN”.(b) The ear flap detachable portion with the other side of the corresponding helmet zipper. Made out of black plastic with a black and red corduroy lining.
Subject
sports
mountain climbing
Hans Gmoser
Credit
Gift of Hans and Margaret Gmoser, Harvie Heights, 1991
Catalogue Number
103.04.1033 a,b
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Date
n.d.
Material
fibreglass; foam; plastic; canvas; metal; skin
Catalogue Number
103.04.1090
Description
red helmet with a black border and an insert for skull protection and safety. The insert is white foam covered with gray plastic edging, a black leather chin strap with metal buckle, inside skin wrapped plastic headband, cross strip fibre support suspension to create a space between skull and hardh…
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Title
Climbing Helmet
Date
n.d.
Material
fibreglass; foam; plastic; canvas; metal; skin
Dimensions
17.0 x 22.0 x 26.0 cm
Description
red helmet with a black border and an insert for skull protection and safety. The insert is white foam covered with gray plastic edging, a black leather chin strap with metal buckle, inside skin wrapped plastic headband, cross strip fibre support suspension to create a space between skull and hardhat. Inside middle top black cloth sticker “ORIGINAL• HÖMER• HELM”. Outside 7 stickers from front 1. “SALEWA” with stylized black bird, rainbow background and grey mountains approx 8x5cm 2. gold circle “EXTRA CASH $5000.00 PRIZE ILLEGIBILITY” approx 4x4cm 3. Disney female duck pulling her hair approx 5x3cm 4. “HELLO MY NAME IS GLEN BOLES CALGARY” red and white approx 8x8cm 5. bright motorcycle “ZOOM” aprox 5x2.5cm 6. small butterfly 7. “HELLO Glen Boles” blue and white approx 8x8cm
Subject
sports
mountain climbing
Glen Boles
Credit
Gift of Glen Boles, Cochrane, 2013
Catalogue Number
103.04.1090
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Date
2005
Material
plastic; paper
Catalogue Number
105.02.1175
Description
A plastic container with a white paper lid surrounded by black plastic. There is a small round hole in the centre of the paper lid. On the front is black lettering (outlined in black) “ALBERTA CENTENNIAL MOUNTAIN EXPEDITION”. There is a black line simulating mountains over the writing, and the sole…
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Title
Summit Canister
Date
2005
Material
plastic; paper
Dimensions
17.0 x 9.0 cm
Description
A plastic container with a white paper lid surrounded by black plastic. There is a small round hole in the centre of the paper lid. On the front is black lettering (outlined in black) “ALBERTA CENTENNIAL MOUNTAIN EXPEDITION”. There is a black line simulating mountains over the writing, and the sole of a boot, viewer’s left with “AC” printed, then a simulated mountain with “2005” and on the heel of the sole an “E”. On the bottom of the container there is a raised triangle with a “2” in the middle, underneath that, “PRETIUM”, and underneath that , viewer’s right “16”.
Subject
commemorative
sports
mountain climbing
summit
Alberta Centennial Mountain Expedition
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, Canmore, 2010
Catalogue Number
105.02.1175
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Date
1958 – 1983
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1177
Description
An aluminum film canister with work “Kodak” in raised letters on both sides. The word “Warren Group” is printed in indelible ink on the top of the canister.
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Title
Summit Canister
Date
1958 – 1983
Material
metal
Dimensions
4.5 x 3.0 radius cm
Description
An aluminum film canister with work “Kodak” in raised letters on both sides. The word “Warren Group” is printed in indelible ink on the top of the canister.
Subject
sports
recreation
mountain climbing
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, 2000
Catalogue Number
105.02.1177
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Date
1972
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1178
Description
A very rusty summit canister, with the cover rusted clear through (part of cover is in the canister); also holes on the side of the canister.
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Title
Summit Canister
Date
1972
Material
metal
Dimensions
7.0 x 3.5 radius cm
Description
A very rusty summit canister, with the cover rusted clear through (part of cover is in the canister); also holes on the side of the canister.
Subject
sports
recreation
mountain climbing
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, 2000
Catalogue Number
105.02.1178
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Date
n.d.
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
105.02.1179
Description
A very rusty metal Kodak film canister with a lid. The word “KODAK” is embossed on the top of the lid, but it is barely discernible.
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Title
Summit Canister
Date
n.d.
Material
metal
Dimensions
7.0 x 3.5 cm
Description
A very rusty metal Kodak film canister with a lid. The word “KODAK” is embossed on the top of the lid, but it is barely discernible.
Subject
sports
recreation
mountain climbing
Mt. Tsar
Credit
Gift of Alpine Club of Canada, 2000
Catalogue Number
105.02.1179
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Date
n.d.
Material
hair; sheep; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.03.1130 a,b
Description
Two boiled wool (although it says felt on the accession form) liners used as tent boots. Off-white in colour, machine stitched around the sole and on the back insert, and the top border and the slit opening in the front is also stitched.
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Title
Tent Boots
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; sheep; fibre
Dimensions
28.0 x 19.0, 31.0 foot cm
Description
Two boiled wool (although it says felt on the accession form) liners used as tent boots. Off-white in colour, machine stitched around the sole and on the back insert, and the top border and the slit opening in the front is also stitched.
Subject
sports
mountain climbing
Hans Gmoser
Credit
Gift of Hans and Margaret Gmoser, Harvie Heights, 1991
Catalogue Number
103.03.1130 a,b
Images
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