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Donna Shail fonds

  • GPR 0573
  • Fonds
  • 1916-2010

The fonds consists of scrapbooks containing photographs, stories, paper artifacts, and news clippings covering the history of Hythe from the time it was established as a townsite on the NAR railway in 1929 into the 21st Century. There are also albums of the Hythe Homecoming in 1978, the opening of the Hythe Golden Age Craft Centre in 1981, and Celebrate Hythe in 1989; one album of people and buildings in Hythe ca. 1970-2000. There are also two scrapbooks containing 198 memorial cards to tell us about the people who lived in Hythe, and a loose collection of photographs which cover the history of Hythe from 1916-2007.

The paper records consist of receipts from various Hythe businesses: Frederick Tite, H.W. Reich, Frontier Lumber Company, W.R. Salmers, A.L. MacRae, Harold S. Tveten, Robert Reid, McLeod & Inkster, Chartier Bros., J.P. Gerlinger, F.F. Perdue, G.B. Howlett, E. Hansen, Oakfords, Peasron Garage, Geo. A. Pollock, Light & Swanston Ltd. And F. Adams and Son.

The photographs are described in the order in which they appeared in the scrapbooks.

Shail, Donna

Wright family fonds

  • CA GLEN glen-2929
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1924-1934]

The fonds consists of photographs of Crescent Heights athletic teams, Lake Louise, Bishop Pinkham, Banff, Bankhead, other mountain views, Big Hill Springs, Fish Creek, Turner Valley, unemployed camps near Exshaw, road grading, Waterton, Elbow Falls, and Glacier Park.

Wright (family)

Wright family fonds

  • CA WHYTE whyte-972
  • Fonds
  • [ca.1890]-1967

Fonds consists of Andrew "Scotty" Wright papers and photographs, Mary Wright papers and photographs and some Wright family photographs. Textual records include Scotty Wright journals and notebooks, 1922-1942, correspondence, 1932-1937, and other papers, 1932-1967 re employment and personal matters; also miscellaneous personal papers of Mary Wright Burles, 1927-1967. Photographs are mainly prints and albums pertaining to Andrew "Scotty" Wright and family, friends and associates, activities, hunting trips, mountain travels and skiing, ca.1890-1959. Includes two albums and some prints pertaining mainly to Mary Wright and her friends and activities at Banff and Skoki, ca.1925-1940, as well as photographs by Nick Morant and six panorama and large-format views by Charles D. Walcott.

Wright (family)

William Pearson fonds

  • CA ATH ath-2043
  • Fonds
  • [1970s]

The fonds consists of a 31 page booklet entitled:" The Homestead", which is William Pearson's autobiography as told to Ted Pitman.

Pearson, William

William Putnam family fonds

  • MED med-702
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1895-1928]

The fonds consists of images of agricultural scenes and family members.

Putnam, William

William St. Jean (family) fonds

  • CA ATH ath-2107
  • Fonds
  • 1938-1944

The fonds consists of photographs of : William, Robert and Ovila with their musical instruments, the 1944 flood with the G.G.Fowler sawmill under water, Alfred (Al) Cramer's store at Calling River, St. Jean sawmill at La Biche River, and a buckboard wagon and horses at Cramer's Store.

St. Jean, William

William Whyte family fonds

  • CA WHYTE whyte-822
  • Fonds
  • [ca.1895-ca.1945]

Fonds pertains to William Whyte family; Banff people, places and events, including Banff Zoo, Banff Station and staff, Banff Avenue and Cave and Basin; skiing, including Mount Norquay and Sunshine ski areas. Mainly ca.1920-1945. Also includes a few photographs of Banff personalities, including Tom Wilson, ca.1895-1905.

Whyte, William (family)

Wiltshire, Fowler family fonds

  • CA RED red-3066
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1930] - 1985

The fonds consists of a small number of certificates, and photographs

Wiltshire (family)

Woima, Kinna family fonds

  • CA RED red-3002
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1895]-1978, predominant 1903-1935

Fonds consists of family papers and photographs (1895-1978), materials collected by Ena Kinna for historical articles and records from the Kuusamo Cemetery Company (1910-1912).

Kinna, Ena

Wolfgang Witschl fonds

  • CA PAA paa-9708
  • Fonds
  • 1956-1979

<p>The fonds consists of films that were created by Wolfgang Witschl and document travel, hobbies, family activities, and community events. Activities such as hunting, fishing, camping, road trips, and family celebrations are all captured. Witschl also documented various wildlife in natural settings across Alberta, including bighorn sheep, bears, salmon, elk, moose, and caribou.</p>;<p>Public events documented by Witschl include Edmonton's Heritage Days and Klondike Days, the closing of the 1978 Commonwealth Games in Edmonton, marches and parades through Edmonton's downtown, a pageant and powwow to mark the 100th anniversary of the signing of Treaty 6 at Dried Meat Hill (Ka-Ke-Wuk), the christening of Mount Michener (which features Peter Lougheed and Rt. Hon. Daniel Roland Michener), and 1967 centennial celebrations in Edmonton (featuring Lester Pearson and Edmonton mayor Vincent Dantzer).</p>

Witschl, Wolfgang

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