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Banff and area businesses, townsite, scenic views

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs pertaining to businesses, tourist attractions and natural views in and around Banff. Includes images of backcountry camps in Banff National Park; the Bow River Boat House; Beaver Lodge and Bampton Cottage [both located on Beaver Street in Banff]; fires at Breton Hall Ho…
Date Range
[ca.1890-1900]
[1896-1898]
1904-1905
[ca.1910-1920]
1912
1914
[ca.1930-1935]
1933
1941
[ca.1950-1960]
Reference Code
LUX / I / D6c / PA - 133 to 182
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / I / D : Professional and Personal
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / D6 : Other activities and interests
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / D6c / PA - 133 to 182
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
PA-182 produced by Canadian Pacific
Date Range
[ca.1890-1900]
[1896-1898]
1904-1905
[ca.1910-1920]
1912
1914
[ca.1930-1935]
1933
1941
[ca.1950-1960]
Physical Description
50 photographs ; b&w prints ; 25 x 20.5 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs pertaining to businesses, tourist attractions and natural views in and around Banff. Includes images of backcountry camps in Banff National Park; the Bow River Boat House; Beaver Lodge and Bampton Cottage [both located on Beaver Street in Banff]; fires at Breton Hall Hotel and Banff Springs Hotel; the Park Museum and Information Bureau; early views of Banff Springs Hotel [1904]; Vermillion River Bungalow Camp and the Lake Louise Chalet; Paddy J. Nolan’s home [built by Norman Luxton]; a postcard print titled “Starved Bachelors Retreat Banff Alberta"; swimming at the Cave and Basin[?] and Banff Upper Hot Springs; the Crag and Canyon office [ca.1905]; Skoki Lodge; and the office of photographers Wilson and Fear [1896-1898].
Notes
Photographs LUX/I/D6c/PA-181 and 182 [depicting Wilson and Fear storefront] are copies of the same image but annotated with different dates [ca.1896 and ca.1898]. Based on context and dating of related images in Whyte Museum archives, actual image date may be closer to [ca.1894].
Material Details
LUX/I/D6c/PA-173 has three red sun-shaped stickers attached to back left corner, red ribbon attached to back right corner
Name Access
Wilson, John
Fear, George
Fear, William (Bill)
Nolan, Paddy J.
Luxton, Norman
Smyth, S. A.
Subject Access
Bow River Boat House
Pack trips
Horses
Teepees
Boats
Property
Land use
Hotels
Fire
Banff Springs Hotel
Photography
Businesses
Tourism
Hot Springs
Leisure
Mountain
Newspaper
Organizations
Travel
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Banff National Park
Vermilion Lakes
Lake Louise
Bow River
Sulphur Mountain
Cave and Basin
Language
English
Related Material
Items LUX/I/D6c/PA-163 to 168 have duplicate negative copies processed as LUX/I/D6c/NA-41 to 46
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
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 24 b&w negative photographs pertaining to Banff Indian Days celebrations in Banff [n.d.]. Includes images of decorated teepees on display in Banff, unidentified Indigenous people on horseback, and a musical performance.
Date Range
[1930-1950]
Reference Code
LUX / II / E / NA - 1 to 24
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / II / E : Home and travel records
Sous-Fonds
LUX / II : Eleanor Luxton sous-fonds
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / II / E / NA - 1 to 24
GMD
Photograph
Negative
Date Range
[1930-1950]
Physical Description
24 photographs : b&w negatives ; 6.5 x 4 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 24 b&w negative photographs pertaining to Banff Indian Days celebrations in Banff [n.d.]. Includes images of decorated teepees on display in Banff, unidentified Indigenous people on horseback, and a musical performance.
Notes
Negatives in file are accompanied by three original photograph order receipts and envelopes from George Noble's photography company in Banff
Date range is estimate provided by Processing Archivist
Subject Access
Banff Indian Days
Community events
Events
Horses
Horseback riding
Indigenous Peoples
Cultural pluralism
Public events
Teepees
Performance
Music
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Language
English
Category
Cultural pluralism
Indigenous Peoples
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Banff Indian Days Camp

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifactwyp.02.040
Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Date
1930 – 1940
Medium
oil and mixed media on canvas
Catalogue Number
WyP.02.040
  1 image  
Artist
Peter Whyte (1905 – 1966, Canadian)
Title
Banff Indian Days Camp
Date
1930 – 1940
Medium
oil and mixed media on canvas
Dimensions
53.4 x 63.7 cm
Subject
landscape
mountains
camp
teepees
figure
group
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
WyP.02.040
Images
Less detail

[Banff Indian Days?] Indigenous portraits and teepee scenes

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions55007
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs depicting unidentified Stoney Nakoda[?] people in traditional regalia, posing on horseback and standing; and interior views of teepees [part of Banff Indian Days celebrations?]
Date Range
[ca.1930-1940]
Reference Code
LUX / I / E6 / PA - 416 to 465
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 / E6 : Photographs : Stoney
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / E6 / PA - 416 to 465
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
[ca.1930-1940]
Physical Description
50 photographs : b&w prints ; 9 x 14.5 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of photographs depicting unidentified Stoney Nakoda[?] people in traditional regalia, posing on horseback and standing; and interior views of teepees [part of Banff Indian Days celebrations?]
Notes
Date range is estimate by Processing Archivist
Subject Access
Events
Public events
Banff Indian Days
Cultural pluralism
Indigenous Peoples
Children
Regalia
Horses
Teepees
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Language
English
Conservation
Items and original envelopes stored in separate mylar sleeves in file
Category
Cultural pluralism
Indigenous Peoples
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Content Details
Items physically organized into 15 groups within file, as photographs were originally stored in 15 separate envelopes
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Banff townsite, road trip, Luxton family home, Indigenous families

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions54975
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of photograph prints pertaining to attractions in and near Banff including the Animal Paddock and golfing at Banff Springs; the Luxton family home and garden and a stray dog on the Luxton property; an unidentified Indigenous couple, two individuals and a family posing near teepees [po…
Date Range
[1905-1908]
[1915-1930]
[1935-1940]
Reference Code
LUX / I / E4 / PA - 127 to 172
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 - 127 to 172
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Date Range
[1905-1908]
[1915-1930]
[1935-1940]
Physical Description
46 photographs : b&w prints; 17.5 x 12 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of photograph prints pertaining to attractions in and near Banff including the Animal Paddock and golfing at Banff Springs; the Luxton family home and garden and a stray dog on the Luxton property; an unidentified Indigenous couple, two individuals and a family posing near teepees [possibly members of the Stoney Nakoda tribe in Morley]; a road trip to Sinclair Canyon with Norman Luxton and friends; and various scenic views of Banff and surrounding area including Sundance Lodge.
Notes
Photographs are not dated - date ranges provided are estimates by Processing Archivist based on content and format of file contents
Name Access
Luxton, Norman
Subject Access
Aerial photography
Animal Paddock
Animals
Dogs
Family and personal life
Landscape
Land, settlement and immigration
Teepees
Townsite development
Travel
Camping
Public events
Communities
First Nations
Indigenous Peoples
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Morley
Banff National Park
Language
English
Conservation
Items placed in mylar
Category
Exploration, discovery and travel
Family and personal life
First nations
Land, settlement and immigration
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Calgary Stampede [1943, 1949 and 1954], teepee competition judging

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions55013
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 21 photographs pertaining to events at the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede held in 1943, 1949 and 1954. Photographs dated 1949 depict unidentified Indigenous people on horseback [preparing for a Stampede event?], and other photographs in file pertain to the judging of teepee compet…
Date Range
1943
1949
1954
Reference Code
LUX / I / D3c / PA - 6 to 26
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / I / D : Personal and professional
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / D3 : Organizations
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / D3c / PA - 6 to 26
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Photographs LUX/I/D3c/PA-6 to 10 produced by photographer F. Gully
Date Range
1943
1949
1954
Physical Description
21 photographs : b&w ; 17.5 x 12 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 21 photographs pertaining to events at the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede held in 1943, 1949 and 1954. Photographs dated 1949 depict unidentified Indigenous people on horseback [preparing for a Stampede event?], and other photographs in file pertain to the judging of teepee competitions in [including images of 1943 winner John Burns and his family].
Notes
Most individuals in photographs not identified.
Name Access
Bearspaw, David
Burns, John
Burns, Richard
Burns, Pat
Luxton, Norman
Godsell, Philip
Graham, Fred
Peacock, Mark B.
Powderface, Tom
Wildman, Dan, Sr.
Hunter, Enos
Hunter, John
Hunter, Judas
Hunter, Nat
Subject Access
Calgary Stampede
Events
Public events
Competition
Teepees
Arts
Indigenous Peoples
Cultural pluralism
Animals
Horses
Recreation
Ranches
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Calgary
Bow Ranch
Language
English
Conservation
Consider storing individual items in mylar sleeves due to ink and pencil annotations on back of some contents
Related Material
LUX/I/D3c/PA-1 to 5
Category
Arts
Cultural pluralism
Indigenous Peoples
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Calgary Stampede coordinators and participants

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions55011
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 5 photographs pertaining to the Calgary Stampede. Photographs depict Norman Luxton and other individuals involved in the coordination of the Calgary Stampede, including Fred Graham, Chief David Bearspaw, members of the Hunter and Burns families, Col. Walker, Guy Weadick and others.
Date Range
[ca.1920-1930]
1944
Reference Code
LUX / I / D3c / PA - 1 to 5
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Postcard
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
LUX
Series
LUX / I / D : Personal and professional
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / D3 : Organizations
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / D3c / PA - 1 to 5
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Postcard
Responsibility
Items LUX/I/D3c/PA-1 and 2 attributed to photographer F. Gully
Date Range
[ca.1920-1930]
1944
Physical Description
5 photographs : b&w prints ; 25 x 20 cm or smaller
Scope & Content
File consists of 5 photographs pertaining to the Calgary Stampede. Photographs depict Norman Luxton and other individuals involved in the coordination of the Calgary Stampede, including Fred Graham, Chief David Bearspaw, members of the Hunter and Burns families, Col. Walker, Guy Weadick and others.
Notes
Most individuals in photographs are not named, and items [aside from first in file] are not dated
Name Access
Luxton, Norman
Hunter, Judas
Hunter, Enos
Hunter, Nat
Hunter, John
Graham, Fred
Bearspaw, David
Bearspaw, Johnny
Wildman, Dan, Sr.
Powderface, Tom
Burns, Pat
Burns, John
Webster, George
Weadick, Guy
Subject Access
Events
Public events
Calgary Stampede
Parade
Indigenous Peoples
Horses
Teepees
Construction
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Calgary
Language
English
Category
Indigenous Peoples
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Dan McCowan hand-coloured portraits, Morley

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Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 25 hand-tinted b&w photograph prints pertaining to Indigenous families and individuals from the Stoney Nakoda tribe in Morley, Alberta. Photographs depict unnamed individuals posing near teepees and on horseback, as well as one image of Norman Luxton[?] on horseback [LUX/I/E6/PA-43…
Date Range
[ca.1920-1930?]
Reference Code
LUX / I / E6 / PA - 43 to 67
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 / E6 : Photographs : Stoney
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / E6 / PA - 43 to 67
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Photographs produced by Dan McCowan of Banff
Date Range
[ca.1920-1930?]
Physical Description
25 photographs : b&w prints ; 14 x 8 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of 25 hand-tinted b&w photograph prints pertaining to Indigenous families and individuals from the Stoney Nakoda tribe in Morley, Alberta. Photographs depict unnamed individuals posing near teepees and on horseback, as well as one image of Norman Luxton[?] on horseback [LUX/I/E6/PA-43].
Notes
Items LUX/I/E6/PA-43 to 67 accompanied in file by original Banff Citizens’ Association envelope and photo developing envelope [George Noble]
Material Details
Photographs each have beige/light brown tissue material to protect front surfaces of prints, attached along upper front edges of prints
Photographs only partly coloured
Name Access
Luxton, Norman
McCowan, Dan
Subject Access
Photography
Portrait
Landscape
Children
Family and personal life
Communities
Community life
First Nations
Indigenous Peoples
Teepees
Animals
Horses
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Morley
Language
English
Conservation
Items and two original photograph envelopes stored in mylar sleeves in file folder
Category
Family and personal life
First nations
Indigenous Peoples
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Hunter, Bearspaw and Crawler family portraits

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/descriptions55004
Part Of
Luxton family fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of individual portraits and group photographs of members of the Hunter, Bearspaw and Crawler families of the Stoney Nakoda tribe. Photos were taken by Ernest Kehr between 1933 and 1949.
Date Range
1933
1937
1941
1945
1947-1949
Reference Code
LUX / I / E6 / PA - 315 to 337
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 materials
Sous-Fonds
LUX / I : Norman Luxton sous-fonds
Sub-Series
LUX / I / E6 : Photographs : Stoney
Accession Number
LUX
Reference Code
LUX / I / E6 / PA - 315 to 337
GMD
Photograph
Photograph print
Responsibility
Photographs produced by Ernest Kehr in New York
Date Range
1933
1937
1941
1945
1947-1949
Physical Description
23 photographs : b&w prints ; 20.5 x 25 cm
Scope & Content
File consists of individual portraits and group photographs of members of the Hunter, Bearspaw and Crawler families of the Stoney Nakoda tribe. Photos were taken by Ernest Kehr between 1933 and 1949.
Notes
Some individuals in photographs not identified
File contains some duplicates
Name Access
Hunter, Enos
Hunter, Maggie
Crawler, George
Crawler, Leah Mark
Crawler, Lou
Bearspaw, David
Bearspaw, Elizabeth
Bearspaw, Johnny
Bearspaw, Peggy
Kehr, Ernie
Subject Access
Indigenous Peoples
Community life
Family and personal life
Children
Portrait
Photography
Teepees
Animals
Horses
Geographic Access
Canada
Alberta
Banff
Calgary
Morley
Language
English
Category
Family and personal life
Indigenous Peoples
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
Processing Status
Processed
Less detail

Indians Returning to Camp

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/artifactdmn.04.03
Artist
Norah Drummond-Davies (1862 – 1949, Canadian)
Date
n.d.
Medium
print on paper
Catalogue Number
DmN.04.03
Description
A group of Indians encamped near a stream. On the left a woman and very young child are sitting in front of a teepee, pine forest beyond; two pups are playing with adult dog looking on. Middle is a line of teepees, a chief in a trailing headdress and an Indian in a loincloth are looking towards two…
  1 image  
Artist
Norah Drummond-Davies (1862 – 1949, Canadian)
Title
Indians Returning to Camp
Date
n.d.
Medium
print on paper
Dimensions
13.7 x 35.2 cm
Description
A group of Indians encamped near a stream. On the left a woman and very young child are sitting in front of a teepee, pine forest beyond; two pups are playing with adult dog looking on. Middle is a line of teepees, a chief in a trailing headdress and an Indian in a loincloth are looking towards two Indians on horseback coming up and embankment from the stream. Right hand side there are three Indians on horseback starting to cross the stream. Blue and mauve foothills and a pink, orange and yellow sky in the background that has been hand tinted.
Subject
landscape
teepees
animals, dogs and horses
people
Indians
Credit
Gift of Helen Shandruk, Banff, 1995
Catalogue Number
DmN.04.03
Images
Less detail

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