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Date
1930 – 1940
Material
skin; metal; fibre; rubber
Catalogue Number
103.03.1137 a-d
Description
a,b pair of ladies brown leather lace up ski boots with square toe and a shallow groove for binding on heel. Appearance and construction similar to a hiking boot, thick leather soles, soft leather tongue, 8 metal hooks, instep strap with buckle, sole sewn, heel nailed, leather pull tab and on the h…
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Title
Ski Boots
Date
1930 – 1940
Material
skin; metal; fibre; rubber
Dimensions
16.0 x 9.0 x 28.0 cm
Description
a,b pair of ladies brown leather lace up ski boots with square toe and a shallow groove for binding on heel. Appearance and construction similar to a hiking boot, thick leather soles, soft leather tongue, 8 metal hooks, instep strap with buckle, sole sewn, heel nailed, leather pull tab and on the heel an imprint of a coniferous tree with “SKI” down the middle and underneath “MADE IN CANADA”.c,d gray ski gaiters [guards] label inside “GENUINE ENGLISH FOXCLOTH MADE BY E.A.S. CURRIE LIMITED EXPRESSLY FOR HUDSON BAY COMPANY INCORPORATED MAY 1670” and a red “8” printed underneath label
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
Crosby
McGill
Credit
Gift of Jan McGregor, Edmonton, 2016
Catalogue Number
103.03.1137 a-d
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Date
1980
Material
skin; rubber; foam; metal
Catalogue Number
103.03.1123 a-c
Description
(a,b) a pair of black leather ski touring boots and a metal carrier; the boots have metal hooks for lace-up with brown leather laces; boots are over ankle, are thick soled, layered leather sole 3.30cm at heel, grooved at heel for cable, with layered sole sewn on and rubber sole glued on, heel naile…
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Title
Ski Boots
Date
1980
Material
skin; rubber; foam; metal
Description
(a,b) a pair of black leather ski touring boots and a metal carrier; the boots have metal hooks for lace-up with brown leather laces; boots are over ankle, are thick soled, layered leather sole 3.30cm at heel, grooved at heel for cable, with layered sole sewn on and rubber sole glued on, heel nailed on; unlined boot with a grey leather-lined inside liner with light blue faux leather (3.0cm) sewn on the top edge, foam underneath, and unlined tongue; there is also a narrow piece of blue leather at the top edge of the boots. There is a screwed-on metal toe plate and heel plate. On the inside edge of the layered sole 7.0cm from the heel a number “10” is carved. Inside the liner, right ankles stamped “MED” in red ink and on the left ankle a mountain (could be the logo), “ZIRI” “MADE IN YUGOSLAVIA” all stamped in red ink; it was also on the the left boot but is mostly worn off and is indiscernible.(c)The metal carrier is 40.0cm high and 16.0 wide with handle extended. The boots fit within two clamps and there is a handle for carrying. Engraved on both sides under the handle “TYROL” “BOOT PRESS”, “PAT PEND.”, “MADE IN CANADA”.
Subject
sports
winter
skiing
guiding
Ken Jones
Credit
Gift of Bridget Jones, 2009
Catalogue Number
103.03.1123 a-c
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Date
1935 – 1975
Material
hair
Catalogue Number
103.04.0050 a,b
Description
Two knitted wool, snug fitting hats. (a) navy blue, machine knitted of very fine yarn much in the shape of a skullcap or beanie, and is gathered together at the top with a short 2 cm tail at the centre like a beret. Different stitch patterns form very subtle bands around hat, seamed up the back. (b…
Title
Toque
Date
1935 – 1975
Material
hair
Dimensions
21.0 x 17.0 cm
Description
Two knitted wool, snug fitting hats. (a) navy blue, machine knitted of very fine yarn much in the shape of a skullcap or beanie, and is gathered together at the top with a short 2 cm tail at the centre like a beret. Different stitch patterns form very subtle bands around hat, seamed up the back. (b) blue, hand knitted with wide 7 cm cuff. Body of cap knitted in shape of beret, which, when the cuff is folded up, appears as if gathered around the edges with a slightly rounded top.
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.04.0050 a,b
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Date
1930 – 1945
Material
hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
103.04.1004
Description
Vic Kutschera's black wool toque, fine knitted wool, stitches decrease at top to form curved point, hemmed bottom edge.
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Title
Toque
Date
1930 – 1945
Material
hair, sheep
Dimensions
0.9 x 23.0 x 26.0 cm
Description
Vic Kutschera's black wool toque, fine knitted wool, stitches decrease at top to form curved point, hemmed bottom edge.
Subject
households
clothing
winter
sports
skiing
Skoki
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1967
Catalogue Number
103.04.1004
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Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; metal
Catalogue Number
103.05.1171
Description
A pair of wool pants, slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, all pockets are white muslin cotton, front zippered fly, viewer’s right of fly a small horizontal slash wool pocket at the waist, metal snap closing, lined waistband of grey muslin cotton, seven belt loops; pants are not hemm…
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Title
Wool Pants
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; metal
Dimensions
91.2 x 104.0 cm
Description
A pair of wool pants, slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, all pockets are white muslin cotton, front zippered fly, viewer’s right of fly a small horizontal slash wool pocket at the waist, metal snap closing, lined waistband of grey muslin cotton, seven belt loops; pants are not hemmed. Written on the waistband, on both sides of the zipper, in black indelible ink “W36 -L32”.
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
guiding
Ken Jones
Credit
Gift of Bridget Jones, 2009
Catalogue Number
103.05.1171
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Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; plastic
Catalogue Number
103.05.1172
Description
A pair of wool pants with two slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, on viewer’s right of fly, a small horizontal slash pocket at the waist, all pockets are heavy white cotton, front closure fly of five buttons on viewer’s right, five buttonholes on viewer’s left on the inside of the …
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Title
Wool Pants
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; plastic
Dimensions
83.0 x 101.0 cm
Description
A pair of wool pants with two slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, on viewer’s right of fly, a small horizontal slash pocket at the waist, all pockets are heavy white cotton, front closure fly of five buttons on viewer’s right, five buttonholes on viewer’s left on the inside of the folded and sewn flap, six extra buttons around the waist to attach suspenders, a line of cotton twill reinforcing the back seam through the crotch to fly, metal snap closing, lined waistband of heavy white cotton, six belt loops; pants are not hemmed. The label on the waistband printed in red ink reads “CARSS 100% wool 601”.
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
guiding
Ken Jones
Credit
Gift of Bridget Jones, 2009
Catalogue Number
103.05.1172
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