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          PR2883 · Fonds · [between 1920 and 1929]

          The fonds consists of photographs of Alberta including the sites of Edmonton, Gull Lake, Lake Louise, and Banff taken by Agnes Mary Whitney and Helen Gertrude Whitney in the 1920s. The fonds also contains some photographs of family members taken by Agnes Mary Whitney and Helen Gertrude Whitney in the 1920s.

          Whitney, Agnes Mary and Helen Gertrude
          PR3921 · Collection · 1884-1900

          The collection consists of 30 stereographic images of sites around the Rocky Mountains in Alberta with a small selection of images in other areas of western Canada. The images were created by the following photographic studios: Bingham and Thom, Thom, and Underwood and Underwood.

          Unknown donor
          Alex Hamilton fonds
          PR1173 · Fonds · [1940]

          The fonds consists of 17 photographs of Alex Hamilton, Alex Hamilton’s farm, and the roundup of buffalo at the park dating from [1940].

          Hamilton, Alex
          Alfred Driscoll fonds
          PR1888 · Fonds · 1885-1931

          The fonds consists of records relating to Alfred Driscoll and includes his certificate of appointment as Dominion Land Surveyor, a surveying certificate, a copyright certificate, images of Alfred Driscoll, a hunting party (including Driscoll), members of the International Boundary Commission, maps of road diversions in the Municipal District of Sturgeon No. 548 by A. Driscoll, a 1908 map of Edmonton by A. Driscoll, and Driscoll and Knight maps for the Municipal Districts of Grasswold No. 248, Lorne No. 400, Merton No. 451, Wellington No. 481, Cornhill No. 487, Black Mud No. 488, Liberty, No. 489, The Pines No. 516, Sturgeon No. 548, Pibroch No. 609 and Nelson No. 638. The fonds also includes Grand Trunk Pacific Railway photographs of Jasper, including images of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's visit to Jasper in 1914, Angel Glacier, the sign at the summit of the Yellowhead Pass, an internment camp at Jasper, a horse-drawn wagon, Maligne Canyon, and Mount Edith Cavell.

          Driscoll, Alfred
          Alfrey family fonds
          PR2363 · Fonds · 1910-2007

          The photographic records in the fonds include photographs, negatives, and slides from members of the Alfrey family, including Edward and Winnifred Peterson and of earlier ancestors of the family. There are many photographs from Rita’s brother, Eric Peterson. These photographs depict family and friends, property, and his vacations. Many of the photographs have not been labeled, making identification difficult.

          There are multiple textual records from Winnifred Peterson, including copies of her self-published biography and poetry books. The records also include draft and work copies of the chapters and poems included in her books, as well as hand-written stories and reminiscences that were considered for the books.

          The fonds also contain scrapbooks from Dar Alfrey’s time with the Edmonton Rotary Club, which contain many textual and photographic records. Other textual records include a Golden Jubilee Alberta award given to Bernard Alfrey, the wedding certificate of Bernard and Martha, hairdressing and beauty culture certificates given to Lucy Jean Moe Brunner, and teaching records of Martha Alfrey.

          Also included are nine colour, silent 8mm films of the Alfrey family's home movies filmed by the father, Dar Alfrey. Subjects include views of Alberta communities such as Carstairs, Edmonton, Wetaskiwin, Banff, Medicine Hat, Taber, Calgary, Claresholm, and Jasper. They also include such subjects as the sugar beet factory in Taber, the Calgary Zoo, Storyland Valley Zoo in Edmonton, the Al Oeming Game Farm, and Alfrey family events such as birthdays, weddings, vacations and Christmas. These films start from the time the family was living in Bow Island in 1957 and end after their return to Edmonton in 1968.

          Alfrey, Darwin (Dar) E.
          Amelia E. McCrum fonds
          PR1915 · Fonds · 1893-1943

          The fonds consists of images of early Edmonton and includes photographs of Edmonton and Strathcona, Edmonton hospitals, schools, brewery, train stations, streets (including Whyte Avenue), houses, buildings, ferry, bridges, a train derailment, Heimthal church (east of Ellerslie), the Stettler creamery, the Innisfail Hotel, the dining room of Royal Hotel, children swimming, canoeing, shaving, and a bear, and postcards of the Royal Hotel, Diamond Hall (Ash Brothers (Bros.)), Edmonton bridges, an incline railway, buildings, views, streets, street cars, the Legislature, the University, views along the Athabasca River, hotels, buildings and banks in Wetaskiwin, Sylvan Lake, scouts, buffalo, bridge at Rocky Mountain House, First Nations peoples, North Battleford (Saskatchewan), buildings, trolleys, bridges, and rivers in Calgary, mountains, glaciers, near Banff and Jasper, buildings, bridges in Banff, branding, and harvesting.

          The fonds also includes an Edmonton Orpheus Society banquet program, toast lists and menus for the Old Timers’ Association of Edmonton, a business card for the Royal Hotel, a Salvation Army Diamond Jubilee dinner ticket, a Christmas card, a Jasper House Christmas Day menu, Royal Hotel Christmas menus, and sheet music for song “The Emblem of Alberta” (words by Jeannette Forsyth and music by Gilbert Stirling).

          McCrum, Amelia E.
          Anne Wight fonds
          PR2885 · Fonds · 1913

          The fonds consists of an album of photographs taken by Anne Wight in 1913 during a vacation through the Rocky Mountains from July 19 to September 17. The album features the scenery of Banff, Alberta, and Glacier, BC. H.S. Foster, a Lawrence, Kansas, railway clerk developed the prints.

          Wight, Anne
          Arthur Morris collection
          PR3934 · Collection · [ca. 1900]

          The collection consists of photographs of Edmonton and Banff, ca. 1900. Images include a flood at Walter's Mill in Edmonton and the Banff Hot Springs.

          Unknown donor
          Banff photograph collection
          PR2370 · Collection · [1918]

          The collection consists of 15 photographs of the Banff area including views of "Beehive Mountain", a waterfall at "Johnson's Creek", a canoe, and the Banff Springs Hotel; a photograph of Vancouver; a photograph of Santa Monica featuring electric street lights; a photograph of New York Woolworth Building; two photographs of unidentified women; and two photographs of an unidentified harbor. The photographs date from ca. 1918 and were taken by an unknown photographer.

          Unknown donor
          Bert Silverman fonds
          PR2189 · Fonds · 1919-[1939]

          The fonds consists of 34 views of the Royal Visit of the Prince of Wales dating from 1919; 5 views of the Royal Visit of King George in 1939; 79 views of Edmonton dating from 1920 - [1923]; 9 views of Banff and Lake Louise dating from the 1920's; 31 views of Nova Scotia, British Columbia, and Mexico dating from the 1920's and 1930's; and 36 views of buildings, airplanes, and lumber camps from Alberta dating from the 1920's to the 1930's.

          Silverman, Bert
          Beverly Alcock collection
          PR3923 · Collection · [194-]

          The collection consists of photographs of Banff National Park, Royal Canadian Air Force #2 Wireless School, and Royal Canadian Air Force Service Flying Training School #3 in Calgary.

          Alcock, Beverly
          Bucknell family fonds
          PR3381 · Fonds · [195-]-[197-]

          The fonds consists of 15 colour, silent 8mm home movies [1 hour 45 minutes] including footage of family events and activities such as weddings, anniversaries, vacations, picnics, waterskiing, camping, and hunting in locations such as Edmonton, Jasper, Lethbridge, Glenevis Alberta, Al Oeming's Game Farm outside Edmonton, Toronto Ontario, B.C., and the U.S. Also includes some footage of Don's work with the Northern Alberta Dairy Pool (N.A.D.P.) Don was one of Jim and Irene's sons.

          Bucknell, Jim
          Bud Cotton fonds
          PR3911 · Fonds · 1909-1970

          The fonds consists of photographs of Bud Cotton, Wainwright Buffalo Reserve, and the transfer of bison from Wainwright Buffalo Reserve to Wood Buffalo National Park. There are also brochures and accounts related the Wainwright Buffalo Reserve.

          Cotton, Edwin John "Bud"
          Cable family fonds
          PR4305 · Fonds · 1898-1995

          The fonds consists of family photographs, certificates, and genealogical information related to the lives of William Charles Cable and William John Phillip Cable, including military portraits, family snapshots, records related to federal fish hatcheries, military certificates, and family trees.

          Cable, William Charles
          PR2899 · Fonds · [197-]

          Fonds consists of four completed film productions, elements and cue sheets for the Alberta television series, Heading Out: 1.Cy Hampson Wilderness 2.Country Vacations and Lakeland Area 3.North Forestry 4.Backpacking Also includes outtakes and raw footage of subjects such as coal mining and tree nursery operations, roadside signs, ferries, bridges, the Lethbridge Japanese garden, and the Prince of Wales Hotel at Waterton.

          Century II Motion Pictures
          Charity Hide fonds
          PR1738 · Fonds · [ca. 1905]-1954

          The fonds consists of a booklet of images of Banff and Lake Louise, and postcards of black bears, the Alberta-British Columbia border, Chateau Lake Louise and First Presbyterian Church in Edmonton, Alberta.

          Hide, Charity
          Chris and Grace Ness fonds
          PR1476 · Fonds · Copied 1984

          The fonds consists of images, originally dating 1925 to 1932, of trips Chris and Grace took to Jasper, Alberta, and include bears, trestle and other bridges, carts, Jasper Park Lodge and mountains.

          Ness, Chris and Grace
          Claire Somers fonds
          PR1767 · Fonds · [ca. 1939]

          The fonds consists of images taken on a trip the Somers took to Alberta to visit a Calgary woman whom Claire had met through her work as “conductorette;” images include Claire, Everett and their traveling companions, the Banff Springs Hotel, the Chateau Lake Louise, cabins, mountains, glaciers, lakes, roads, bears and deer.

          Somers, Claire
          Constance Pearson fonds
          PR1972 · Fonds · Copied 1979

          The fonds consists of selected images copied from three photographs albums, one album titled "Holiday Pictures," the other two untitled, and includes images, originally dating from about 1908 to 1912, of the Hudson's Bay Store at Athabasca Landing, a land sale a Athabasca Landing, Robert Baden-Powell and boy scouts, women on horseback, Fort Chipewyan, people in the hot springs at Banff, automobiles, the Duke of Connaught with Gilbert E. Sanders, and people skating.

          Pearson, Constance
          PR4035 · Fonds · 1950-2005

          The fonds consists of the bulk of the Cunningham Photographers photographic holdings and include wedding portraiture, commercial photographs, scenic photographs, 1959 Royal Tour photographs, personal photographs, and event photographs.

          The wedding and family portraiture, including formal portraits and candid images, represent the largest portion of the images. The subjects and dates are all identified and span several decades. Commercial photographs for such businesses and Hudson’s Bay Company and many Alberta-based companies including manufacturers, retailers, energy companies, and others are also present and include images intended for advertising, personnel, sites, and interiors. Many events such as parades, banquets, and festivals are also represented in the fonds.

          Scenic photographs of locations around Alberta such as Banff and Jasper National Parks are sampled, as are personal and family photographs.

          The textual records consist of indexes to the photographs and negatives, arranged by portraits, weddings, commercial, and events.

          Cunningham Photographers
          Daniel Schneider fonds
          PR1679 · Fonds · 1907-1938

          The fonds consists of images of mountain scenes, Jasper, Alberta sites, swimmers, children, wedding portraits, bison, Wainwright, farm machinery, and a ship.

          Schneider, Dan
          DeCourcy C. Ireland fonds
          PR1783 · Fonds · [between 1918 and 1929]

          The fonds consists of poems and short stories by DeCourcy C. Ireland (Pat), possibly written during his time at Wood Buffalo Park. The fonds also includes a photograph, likely of those at Wood Buffalo Park; Pat Ireland is beside the cook (who is in a white shirt) and Maxwell W. Coussens is next to Pat.

          Ireland, DeCourcy C.
          PR1536 · Fonds · 1949-1950

          Fonds consists of minutes and correspondence of the Elk Island Park Museum Committee.

          Elk Island Park Museum Committee
          PR3286 · Fonds · 1893-1960

          The fonds consists of records created by the Engineering and Construction Service Section, National Parks Branch, for its work in national parks located in the Rocky Mountains, including those in Alberta and British Columbia. The records include photographs and negatives that depict section projects such as bridges and roads as well as specifications, drawings, and inspectors' reports.

          Canada. National Parks Branch. Engineering and Construction Service Section
          Esther N. Kelly fonds
          PR1518 · Fonds · 1931-1941

          The fonds consists of photographs of views of Edmonton and Calgary, predominantly of buildings including university buildings, schools, churches, hotels, hospitals, libraries, court houses, grain elevators, train stations, city halls, armouries as well as bridges, monuments, rivers and parks; views of the Rocky Mountains, especially around Kootenay Park and Radium, British Columbia, including mountains, hot springs, canyons, rivers, trees, and highways; various views of Stanley Park and Capilano Canyon and River in Vancouver, British Columbia; postcards of the Alberta-British Columbia border, Bow Lake, Banff Springs Hotel, Chateau Lake Louise, Sicamous Hotel, Central School (Calgary), views of Banff buildings, water falls and mountains; and a booklet of scenes along the Canadian Pacific Railway.

          Kelly, Esther N.
          PR2682 · Collection · [194-?]

          Collection consists of two short 16mm films about the Canadian Rockies that were used by the Franciscan Friars for educational and entertainment purposes.

          Franciscan Friars of Western Canada
          PR2796 · Fonds · [ca.1930 - 1950], copied 1996

          The fonds consists of images of the Athabasca area dating from the 1930s and the 1940s, and Clergy at Dunvegan in 1935, the Clergy at St. John's Anglican church at Fort McMurray in 1936, and a booklet and clipping commemorating the career of Reverend Frank Edward Smith. The fonds also includes 47 postcards collected by the Smith's as well as a souvenir booklet from Waterton, Alberta dating from the 1950s and a souvenir booklet of the Rocky Mountains dating from the 1940s featuring 24 hand tinted photogravures.

          Smith, Frank Edward and Evelyn
          PR1411 · Collection · 1945-1948

          The collection consists of two promotional pamphlets, one about Resources and Industries in Alberta and the other about Elk Island National Park.

          Fraser-Fort George Regional Museum
          George Pek fonds
          PR1930 · Fonds · [192-]

          Fonds consists of one packet of 28 photographs of Jasper National Park.

          Pek, George
          Gerald Bressmer fonds
          PR2079 · Fonds · 1913-1914

          The fonds consists of one photo album including views of Grouard, Banff, and Edmonton dating from 1913-1914 taken by an unknown photographer.

          Bressmer, Gerald
          Godby family fonds
          PR3251 · Fonds · 1911-1950

          The fonds consists of photographs and negatives taken in or near Coal Branch, Jasper, Banff, Luscar, Mountain Park, Lovett, and Yellowhead County with some photos taken in Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, and British Columbia.

          The photos have a wide breadth of subject material including mining (including mine fires, rescue horses, miners, specific mines, equipment, and infrastructure), sports (including baseball, curling, tennis, soccer, and track), leisure activities (including music, parties, and performances), women, outdoor activities (including picnics, hunting, camping, ice skating, horseback riding, and snow-shoeing), landscapes, and people in a wide age range.

          Godby, Allen
          PR2466 · Fonds · 1994 - 1998

          The fonds consists of a VHS copies of the following documentaries produced by Great North Productions: The Life and Times of Peter Lougheed (1994), Jasper (1995), and Gabriel Dumont: Prince of the Prairies (1998).

          Great North Productions
          Harold Medjuck collection
          PR2011 · Collection · [ca. 1896 – 1955]

          The three lantern slides and four stereoviews are as follows: “A Treacherous Crevasse in Victoria Glacier;” Centre Street Bridge – Calgary (colour); “Midnight Sun [river boat] – G. Rubie – 1896;” “Mt. Edith Cavell from Jasper Park Lodge…;”Beautiful Crystal Garden and Cascade Mountain Range, Banff, Alberta, Canada;” “One of the Three Sisters Overlooking the Snow River Valley, Banff, Alberta, Canada; ”Ancient Monarch of the Herd, Buffalo at Banff, Alberta, Canada.”

          Medjuck, Harold L.
          Harry Pearce fonds
          PR0633 · Fonds · Copied 1972

          Fonds consist of a photograph depicting the North West Mounted Police (NWMP) barracks in Calgary, Alberta dated 1910, and an undated article entitled History of the Establishment of the Chief Parks along the Main Line of the Canadian Pacific Railway, Waterton Lakes Park in Southern Alberta and Jasper Park along the Canadian National Railway in the neighbourhood of Yellowhead Pass in the Rocky Mountains, written by William Pearce.

          Pearce, Harry
          Hazel Stewart fonds
          PR1619 · Fonds · [ca. 1915]

          Fonds consists of photographic and mechanically produced postcards and photographs depicting various mountain views in Alberta, as well as the interior and exterior of Jasper Park Lodge in Jasper, Alberta, an incline railway and Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) fort in Edmonton, Alberta, and the interior of the New Cecil Grill. Fonds also includes hand coloured photographs and photographic postcards depicting women, children and wilderness scenes.

          Stewart, Hazel
          H.R. MacLean fonds
          PR3398 · Fonds · 1932-1968

          The fonds consists of films from the 1930s and 1940s of H.R. MacLean's trips to the Rocky Mountains including footage of Tonquin, Sunshine Lodge, Mount Athabasca, the Columbia Icefields, Mount Fitzwilliam, Little Yoho, Banff and Lake O'Hara. The fonds also includes maps of Jasper Park, Banff Park, Waterton Lakes Park, North West Alberta, northern and southern Alberta and the County of Strathcona.

          MacLean, H. R.
          Jack Glen fonds
          PR3054 · Fonds · Copied 1973

          The fonds consists of a microfilm copy of a publication by Jack Glen entitled Mountain Tales . Mountain Tales discusses Jack Glen's life as a forest ranger in Alberta.

          Glen, Jack
          PR3952 · Collection · 1912-1967

          The collection consists of articles, oral histories, and government reports about the development of Jasper National Park and the influence of human development in the area. The photographs focus on the Pocahontas area of Jasper National Park, including mining and rail infrastructure.

          Unknown donor
          Joe Weiss fonds
          PR1555 · Fonds · 1928-1964

          Fonds consists of negatives depicting various people, views, animals, buildings and sporting events in the Jasper area, Alberta.

          Weiss, Joe
          Julie Hrapko collection
          PR3171 · Collection · Copied 1973, Copied 1974, Copied 1976

          The collection pertains to Julie Hrapko's career in the heritage industry, and consists of copies of photographs featuring the Miette Hot Springs circa 1930, Mr. and Mrs. Lakusta's wedding circa 1919, and a civil protest by farmers in Two Hills in 1931.

          Hrapko, Julie
          Katherine Baier fonds
          PR2249 · Fonds · [1949 - 1960]

          The fonds consists of five reels of 16mm colour silent film shot by Katherine Baier featuring scenes of cars, weddings horseback riding, Chateau Lake Louise, Bonnyville School dating from 1954; scenes of the Columbia Ice Fields, Banff, Frank Slide, and Turtle Mountain dating from ca. 1957; equestrian scenes in Bawlf, Alberta dating from ca. 1955; scenes of Radium, BC, the Banff town site, a restored Model-T Ford dating from ca. 1959; scenes of harvesting, the Banff Highway, waterfalls, the Banff town site, animals, campsite, cars, St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, and a Viking Parade dating from ca. 1949 to 1953.

          Baier, Katherine
          Kathleen Christie fonds
          PR1566 · Fonds · [ca.1902]-1907

          The fonds consists of photographs from a general round-up near High Prairie, Alberta, one of Aquilla Smith Maxwell on horseback, and the other of all the men involved, including John Ware, in the round-up; photographic postcards of the 1907 fire of a post office in Edmonton and the Cave and Basin in Banff; and a postcard of the Canadian Pacific Railway (C.P.R.) gardens in Calgary.

          Christie, Kathleen
          PR2940 · Fonds · [ca. 1979]

          The fonds consists of a copy of the film "The Treasure" created by Travel Alberta and produced by Kicking Horse Productions circa 1979. The film showcases various Albertan tourist sites. The film stars Jack Duffy and Conrad Bain. Thomas Peacock narrates the film.

          Kicking Horse Productions
          LaPerle family fonds
          PR3336 · Fonds · [189-]-1995

          The fonds consists of records of the LaPerle family including photographs, correspondence, diaries and other personal papers, cookbooks and recipes, gardening, how-to and decorating magazines, books and booklets, biographical and genealogical papers, press clippings, school handbooks and other materials used or accumulated by Annie LaPerle as a teacher.

          The fonds also includes records from the Winterburn Golden Agers and Winterburn Women's Institute, store and farm cash books and statements of accounts and other records documenting daily activities, as well as greeting and sympathy cards, maps, slides and 8 mm film reels.

          The photographs, slides and films depict the LaPerle family and friends, the Winterburn Store, post office, house and other buildings, farming, farm machinery and crews, weddings and anniversaries, burials, churches and other buildings, cars, picnics, parties and leisure activities, students and schools, soldiers, First Nations people, Banff and Jasper, Edmonton and other places in Alberta, and the Edmonton Ski Club.

          LaPerle family
          Les Wiegand fonds
          PR1822 · Fonds · [192-?]

          The fonds consists of photographs of mountains, of Peace River (by McDermid Studios Limited), and of the Chateau Lake Louise (by Fred Armbrister).

          Wiegand, Les
          Leslie Sheraton fonds
          PR3360 · Fonds · 1929-1975

          The fonds consists of photographs, negatives, and slides depicting sites throughout Alberta, including the Provincial Legislature, Elk Island National Park, Banff, Edmonton, and Calgary. Prints of Sheraton's art photography are also included, as are images of drag racing in the 1960s and 1970s.

          Sheraton, Leslie
          Louise Lyons collection
          PR2623 · Collection · 1911-1920

          The collection consists of a photograph of Billy Day of Athabasca Landing driving a team of moose at the Edmonton Exhibition in 1911 and a Christmas card dating from 1912. The collection also includes 12 photographic postcards dating from the 1920s featuring elk in Wainwright Park, men and a dog team, Mt. Robson in Mt. Robson Park, Mt. Edith Cavell in Jasper National Park, buffalo in Wainwright Park, Maligne Canyon in Jasper National Park, Chateau Lake Louise in Lake Louise, and Jasper Park Lodge.

          Lyons, Louise
          Marlena Wyman fonds
          PR2201 · Fonds · 1983 - 1990

          The fonds consists of 19 photographs of buildings and street scenes of Rosebud, Alberta and 17 photographs of buildings and street scenes in Rockyford, Alberta photographed in 1989-1990 by Marlena Wyman. There are also 20 photographs and negatives of the Num-ti-jah Lodge in Banff National Park.

          Wyman, Marlena
          Martha Lena Adams fonds
          PR1249 · Fonds · 1880-1975

          The fonds consists of two ration books and a temporary war ration card belonging to Martha Lena Zielinski; nine postcards, with writing on the reverse, featuring images of the National Parks hotels, mountains and wildlife, Didsbury, Alberta, and the Parliament buildings in Victoria, British Columbia; a copy of The Bulletin from December 6, 1880; and a “Great Canadian Oil Sands – Pioneering Energy Together, 1975” medallion commemorating the 10th Anniversary of the first oil sands mine.

          Adams, Martha Lena
          M.E. Foster fonds
          PR1703 · Fonds · Copied 1987

          The fonds consists of images, originally taken in 1916, from the Castle Mountain internment camp near Banff, Alberta and includes images of soldiers, mountains, tents, trains, and internees.

          Foster, Milton E.
          Mike Eagle Bear fonds
          PR2557 · Fonds · 1895 - 1927

          The fonds consists of photographs taken in Banff at the Highland Games in 1927 including images featuring Bison, Kainai [Kainai First Nation] dwellings, Kainai drummers, a ring and arrow game behind the Banff Springs Hotel, a parade of Kainai warriors, and a hand guessing game. The fonds also includes a photograph of Mr. R.N. Wilson, an Indian agent in the early part of the 20th century in Alberta, and a photograph of Mrs. R.N. Wilson.

          Eagle Bear, Mike
          Mona Russell fonds
          PR3354 · Fonds · 1953-1988

          The fonds consists of travel photography and corresponding information compiled by Russell to accompany slide shows as well as extensive coverage of various sites and events across Alberta. These images include Medicine Hat, Albertan industry (specifically the Medicine Hat clay industry), churches of various denominations (including the Al Rashid Mosque prior to its move to Fort Edmonton), Edmonton, Calgary, the Calgary and Medicine Hat Stampedes, sports and recreation, and national/provincial parks. International travel photography is also included, such as images from pre-Revolution Cuba and Cold War-era Berlin. The slides also show PRPA field trips, conventions, and photographic lessons as well as title slides created by Russell for use in her slide shows.

          Russell, Mona
          PR3910 · Collection · [19--]

          The collection consists of 12 prints of paintings by Charles Russell and 121 postcards of sites around Alberta with a focus on the Banff area.

          Unknown donor
          Mrs. Percy fonds
          PR2724 · Fonds · [ca. 1890 - 1910]

          The fonds consists of a photograph of an unidentified woman circa 1890 and a photograph taken in Banff featuring Mr. Rabone's son, Mr. Rabone, and Mr. Percy circa 1910. The photographer is unknown.

          Percy, Mrs.
          Muriel Hales fonds
          PR2474 · Fonds · [ca. 1880 - 1930]

          The fonds consists of two photographs featuring the High Level Bridge in Edmonton, and one photograph featuring the Jasper National Park townsite dating from the 1920s taken by an unidentified photographer. The fonds also includes an ambrotype portrait of Muriel Hales' grandmother circa 1880.

          Hales, Muriel
          PR3355 · Fonds · 1948

          The fonds consists of photographs that depict images from downtown Calgary and locations in Banff, including Lake Lousie, Mount Eisenhower, and Johnston Canyon. The images of downtown Calgary depict street scenes and styles of the period as well as elements of the downtown transit system. Regina Municipal Railway employees are also depicted and some are identified.

          Regina Municipal Railway
          Rick Schott fonds
          PR1023 · Fonds · [1900] - 1920

          Fonds consists of photographs and photographic postcards depicting various people, buildings, bridges and views in Alberta and British Columbia, including many scenes along the Canadian Pacific Railway line, and includes Columbia River and highway, Tooth Rock, Connaught Tunnel, Yoho Valley, Kicking Horse Canyon, Morraine Lake, Lake Louise, Cascade Mountain, Castle Mountain, Mount (Mt.) Rundle, Mt. Temple, Bow Valley, and Douglas Street in Victoria, British Columbia, and Banff Hot Springs Hotel. Fonds also includes images of canoes, automobiles, buffalo, mountain goats, log cabins, trains, and William S. Gavitt with a moose.

          Schott, Rick
          Robert Jordan fonds
          PR2572 · Fonds · 1990

          The fonds consists of an article entitled "The filming of River of No Return" written by Robert Jordan in 1990 and published in Marilyn Forever. The article discusses the production of River of No Return, a film starring Marilyn Monroe and Robert Mitchum, and filmed in Jasper National Park in 1953.

          Jordan, Robert
          Rocky Mountains home movie

          Item is one 16mm colour silent film of home movie footage filmed in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, 8 minutes 20 seconds in length. Footage includes lakes, mountains and glaciers in the Lake Louise area, Chateau Lake Louise, Moraine Lake Lodge, Canadian Pacific Railroad Spiral Tunnels at Kicking Horse Pass with train (three steam engines), Takakkaw Falls and Emerald Lake in Yoho National Park, Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman (RCMP) and woman outside RCMP building in [Banff] , and black bears beside cars. People from an unknown family, principally a woman, appear from a distance in various scenes. Good footage of glaciers showing size and locations in 1948.

          Waldegrave, Andrew
          Ron Daly fonds
          PR2097 · Fonds · [1940- 1969]

          The fonds consists of nine cine films of Jasper and Banff National Parks depicting wildlife and winter events dating from [1940 – 1969].

          Daly, Ron
          R.T. Moody fonds
          PR2672 · Fonds · [between 1907 - 1909]

          The fonds consists of 8 photographs featuring scenes of Jasper and Banff National Park dating from circa 1907 - 1909.

          Moody, R.T.
          Sears family fonds
          PR1842 · Fonds · [1890]-1962

          The fonds consists of records relating to the Sears family and includes a booklet entitled "My Price Ceiling Record" which was used as an address book and a diary likely by a member of the Sears family, images of a log barn on the Sears homestead, a farmer, a Bennett buggy, soldiers including Captain Bidwell of the 49th Battalion, possibly a colliery in the Rocky Mountain area, 1950s holiday shots from a trip to the Rocky Mountains including the Banff and Jasper administration buildings, Banff's Cave and Basin, automobiles, and a Brewster's bus, and a tintype of a baby.

          Sears family
          Simone Kluthe fonds
          PR1311 · Fonds · [ca. 1915]-1992

          The material consist of two genealogies of the Provost and Ouimet families (Genealogie de la famille Provost et en particulier celle de Firmin Provost de Legal, Alberta, jusqu'en 1953 and The Ouimets, 1892-1992), commercial photographs from Jasper National Park of mountains and lakes, and photographic reproductions featuring views of Edmonton and Edmonton buildings.

          Kluthe, Simone
          PR3958 · Collection · 1906, 1909, 1924

          The collection consists of photographic postcards of Lake Louise, Calgary, Edmonton, and Alby, Alberta.

          Unknown donor
          Thomasine Lenkewich fonds
          PR1916 · Fonds · Copied 1978

          The fonds consists of images copied from Thomasine Lenkewich’s family album and includes images from the Jasper area including the Miette Hot Springs, hotels, houses, banks, the fire hall, the train station, the icefields, hockey teams, baseball teams, and images of the 1957 railway worker strike in Edmonton.

          Lenkewich, Thomasine
          Vern French fonds
          PR1599 · Fonds · 1973-1977, predominant 1974-1975

          The fonds consists of records pertaining to Vern French’s activities in a lobby to the federal and provincial governments to re-establish Buffalo National Park at Wainwright, Alberta and includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, various government acts, articles, press releases, reports, minutes and photographs depicting various buffalo artefacts owned by Vern French, and flint corn.

          French, Vern
          Viki van Hogezand fonds
          PR1671 · Fonds · Copied 1986

          The fonds consists of images, originally dating 1920 to circa (ca.) 1955, of the Banff Springs Hotel and the Banff townsite and buildings, Angel Glacier near Jasper, Chateau Lake Louise, Central Park, the library, Burns’ house in Calgary, views of the University of Alberta and the river valley in Edmonton, the interior of different homes in Edmonton including kitchens and living room with fireplaces and radios, and the interior of a cabin and St. Mark’s Church, both at South Cooking Lake.

          van Hogezand, Viki
          PR3938 · Collection · [ca. 1910]

          The collection consists of photographs of a Siksika medicine lodge, ranching, the laying of the cornerstone of the Alberta Legislature, the hospital of Grande Prairie, bison in Banff National Park, Vegreville school, and other sites in Alberta.

          Unknown donor
          William John McLennan fonds
          PR3402 · Fonds · 1968-1998

          The fonds consists of images by William McLennan depicting various sites around Alberta, including Edmonton, Drumheller, Calgary, Jasper, Lethbridge, Red Deer, Fort McMurray, various provincial parks, several heritage sites, churches, and more. The slides also contain images of community events such as Edmonton’s Heritage Fest, chuckwagon races, etc.

          There are also slides of McLennan family members and events. Furthermore, there is a relatively comprehensive collection of close-up images of various species of butterflies and other insects from across Alberta. Lastly, there are title card slides that McLennan would have used to create slide shows from his work.

          McLennan, William John