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"CHD – Keep, Personal, News items + photos, 1929-1980 incl. McKee Tr. - Keep"

Envelope labelled "CHD – Keep, Personal, News items + photos, 1929-1980 incl. McKee Tr. - Keep" contains Manufacturers Life Insurance Company envelope labelled "V.P. small prints. WWI, CHD, F.C.D. Jock Adam" containing:
b&w ; 7 cm x 5 cm print, portrait of young man in uniform outside building
b&w ; 7 cm x 5 cm print, portrait of 1 man [Jock Adam] and 2 women sitting on grass with golf clubs
b&w ; 7 cm x 5 cm print, portrait of young man in uniform standing on sidewalk, caption on reverse reads "Lieut. F. C. Dickins. R.F.C. c/o 7 Amerland Road, Wansdworth [sic] S.W. 18 London Eng."
b&w ; 7 cm x 5 cm print, portrait of man in uniform in front of house, caption on reverse reads "May 1918"

"Collingwood children 1919 London Eng, negs" and "2 negs & prints, Collingwood children & cousin Dorothy Collingwood near London Dec 1917 or Jan 1918"

Envelope labelled "Collingwood children 1919 London Eng, negs" and "2 negs & prints, Collingwood children & cousin Dorothy Collingwood near London Dec 1917 or Jan 1918", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative, portrait of woman with two children [print in 1-4]
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative, portrait of two children

"Photos, old aircraft, HS2 [L?] Fairchild 71, [??], etc Fairchild 51"

Dominion Securities envelope labelled "Photos, old aircraft, HS2 [L?] Fairchild 71, [??], etc Fairchild 51", contains:
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of aircraft in deep snow, National Aviation Museum stamp on verso
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of Laurentide Air Service seaplane on dry-dock with man working on engine, registration G-CAEB, National Aviation Museum stamp on verso
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Western Canada Airways Ltd. Winnipeg aircraft in field, registration G-CAID, automobile in distance [left], caption reads "Fairchild FC-2 - Wright J5-200 hp engine, Regina airport? 1928 on experimental prairie air mail. "Razorback" cruise 85 mph" [print is damaged]
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of 4 men with dog team in front of aircraft in the snow, registration G-CATL, caption reads "Fairchild FC2W2 G-CAGL [sic]", National Aviation Museum stamp on verso
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Laurentide Air Service seaplane at shore with two men aboard, registration [G-CADU?]
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited Royal Mail biplane, registration C[F?-??], National Aviation Museum stamp on verso
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Laurentide Air Service seaplane at dock with 5 men aboard and one man on dock, registration [G-CACX?]

"not identified, Negatives"

Government of Canada envelope labelled "not identified, Negatives", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting group of men amongst canvas tents
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting landscape
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting Bellanca aircraft next to shore, registration CF-AKI
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting coastline
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative, aerial photograph depicting settlement on coast
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm film negative depicting group portrait of crowd of people standing in front of aircraft in a snowy field
b&w ; 8 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting dog team pulling man and sled from aircraft [print in 6-130]

PE001116 - Associated Mortgage Investors Loan Documents

Contains three descriptions of loans held by Associated Mortgage Investors, as advertising for re-sale to investors. Each description includes content on the debtor, and the land that they have provided as security for their loan. The loans comprise:

  • A $7,000 loan to Robert Carlton Morrow, of Ethelton, Saskatchewan, with one half-, and one quarter- section valued at $18,640 as security.
  • A $4,000 loan to Arthur Lewis, of Delia, Alberta, with a half-section valued at $11,685 as security.
  • A $4,500 loan to Andrew Aune, of Morrin, Alberta, with two quarter-sections valued at $14,100 as security.

In addition, the cover in which these documents are enclosed includes promotional information and newspaper extracts relevant to the load offerings.

"People, mostly north. Cameron Bay etc, G Bear L."

Envelope labelled "People, mostly north. Cameron Bay etc, G Bear L.", contains:
b&w ; 8 cm x 6 cm print, portrait of a man in uniform amongst trees
b&w ; 14 cm x 9 cm print of man fishing off the side of a boat
b&w ; 12 cm x 7 cm print of twin-mast boat, caption reads "St Roche? or Peter Pond?"
b&w ; 8 cm x 6 cm print of men in uniform at the tail of an aircraft

"Personal, adults, Connie and family & friends, 1920's to 1930's"

Sears envelope labelled "Personal, adults, Connie and family & friends, 1920's to 1930's", containing negative envelope labelled "negative - CHD in other, Connie about 1926 - Edm.", contains:
b&w ; 8 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting a group portrait of 2 women and a man in front of a building
b&w ; 8 cm x 13 cm film negative depicting group portrait of 4 people in costume
b&w ; 8 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting group portrait of 2 women and a man standing on the shoreline
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative depicting group portrait of 3 women seated on a park bench
b&w ; 14 cm x 9 cm negative depicting portrait of man and woman in front of a house
b&w ; 14 cm x 9 cm film negative depicting group portrait of 3 women in front of a memorial monument
b&w ; 14 cm x 9 cm film negative depicting portrait of a woman in front of a house
b&w ; 5 cm x 7 cm film negative depicting 3 people in front of a car -- trace to 'Granny' photos
b&w ; 7 cm x 5 cm film negative depicting Connie Dickins and Granny Dickins in front of car [prints in 1-6]
b&w ; 5 cm x 7 cm film negative depicting group portrait of 5 people
b&w ; 11 cm x 7 cm film negative depicting a woman riding a bicycle
Two b&w ; 7 cm x 5 cm film negatives in one strip, depicting group portraits of 4 people in bathing suits holding parasols

[two negatives]

b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative of two aircraft amonst vehicles and buildings [print in 8-181]
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative of 3 people standing in front of, and looking at, a Junkers aircraft

[various aircraft]

b&w ; 7 cm x 9 cm print of a twin-engine United Air Lines aircraft on tarmac, caption reads "Boeing in United colors, 247 D. Later (Cdn Airways)"
b&w ; 7 cm x 9 cm print of a twin-engine aircraft outside a hangar, caption reads "Boeing 247 D. 1942"
b&w ; 7 cm x 9 cm print of a four-engine seaplane on dolly just outside hangar, 'Philippine Clipper' markings, caption reads "Pan Am Phillipines [sic] Clipper as flown on Pacific routes"
b&w ; 7 cm x 9 cm print of men tending to bi-plane on tarmac, 'Boeing School of Aeronautics' marked on side of aircraft, registration NC 587K, caption reads "Pitcairn Trainer Cdn Airways 36?"

"McKenzie [sic] R River Keep negs - valuable, unidentified & Ft Smith"

McCutchon's envelope labelled "McKenzie [sic] R River Keep negs - valuable, unidentified & Ft Smith", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of settlement next to river
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of settlement next to river
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of buildings and settlement next to river
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of buildings next to trees
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of settlement next to river
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of cliffs at river bank (the "Ramparts")
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of settlement next to river
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of cliffs at river bank (the "Ramparts")

"Prints, Junkers ARM JU52-I-M, R.R."

National Trust envelope labelled "Prints, Junkers ARM JU52-I-M, R.R.", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited aircraft on floats next to dock, caption reads "Junkers JU52-IM- "flying Box Car" - 1930-35, Dock as Jason Mine Patricia District, Ont"
b&w ; 7 cm x 10 cm print of a small crane loading/retrieving an object on/from a Canadian Airways Limited Junkers aircraft on floats.
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited aircraft CF-ARM on floats next to dock
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited aircraft CF-ARM and another Canadian Airways Limited aircraft, both on floats, next to dock with 4 men on dock about the wings of the aircraft
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited aircraft CF-ARM on floats next to dock, with small river boat 'Hexacon' next to dock alongside small barges. Men work on both the boats and the dock.
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of Canadian Airways limited aircraft CF-ARM next to another Canadian Airways Limited aircraft
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited aircraft CF-AQW next to aircraft CF-ARM, both on floats at dock, caption reads "Junkers ARM JU52-I.M. & Junkers W34 at dock"

"Keep, Bob Porritt, pics etc"

Dominion Securities envelope labelled "Keep, Bob Porritt, pics etc", containing:
"From the Northern Scrapbook of Bobby Porritt" sheet [appears to be designed to be folded and used as Christmas greeting card by Porritt], depicts "first commercial & airmail flight north of 60"
Photocopy of "From the Northern Scrapbook of Bobby Porritt" sheet, depicting various northern scenes involving mail delivery

"Mis. Prints of McK [sic] R - Falls on River in Barrens Summer, Barrens - Winter etc."

Envelope labelled "Mis. Prints of McK [sic] R - Falls on River in Barrens Summer, Barrens - Winter etc." contains:
b&w ; 14 cm x 9 cm print, aerial photograph of river and landscape, caption reads "more falls on river in Barrens"
b&w ; 15 cm x 9 cm print, aerial photograph of lake, caption reads "Reliance"
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm print, aerial photograph of river, caption reads "Falls on River near Barrens"
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, aerial photograph of small buildings next to river, front caption reads "Dease Bay", reverse caption reads "Sloan River"
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm print, aerial photograph of river and waterfall, caption reads "2nd falls on River in Barrens"
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of landscape [another print appears in 7-165]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of lakes and landscape [another print appears in 7-165]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of lake amongst barren landscape [another print appears in 7-165]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of landscape [another print appears in 6-129]

"Bellanca KI change to floats - place not identified"

Envelope labelled "Bellanca KI change to floats - place not identified", contains:
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of Bellanca CH-300 Pacemaker aircraft, registration AF-AKI, on skis at waterfront
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of damaged boats on shoreline, tail of aircraft on right of photo
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of man paddling kayak in front of aircraft on land and on floats, registration AF-AKI
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of the rear of aircraft on floats but on waterfront, with a man tending to the aircraft
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of the rear of aircraft in snow on skis, registration CF-AKI
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of chains and rope holding a piece of timber to part of an aircraft's landing gear, supporting aircraft on barrels
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of men working to change in/out pontoon floats on aircraft
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of boat on shoreline
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of broken ice chunks near shore
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of aircraft on floats, registration CF-AKI, kayak in foreground
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of aircraft on floats in the snow, registration CF-AKI
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of aircraft on floats, resting on shore
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm print of aircraft having landing gear changed out, registration CF-AKI

"Misc, large prints of Northern pictures. Caribou, mail planes, digging out of slush, CF ARM JU52-lm, etc, [??] 34 MZ on Beach, Keep [circled]"

Envelope labelled "Misc, large prints of Northern pictures. Caribou, mail planes, digging out of slush, CF ARM JU52-lm, etc, [??] 34 MZ on Beach, Keep [circled]", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of 2 men tending to Junkers Ju-52 aircraft, registration CF-ARM, caption reads "Junkers JU52, 1932"
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of aircraft on floats on a rocky shoreline, registration CF-AMZ, caption reads "Junkers W 34 - Canadian Airways on the beach at low tide, West coast of Hudson's Bay NWT"
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of men digging in the snow next to aircraft, registration CF-AI[A]
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print, close up of men digging slush away from aircraft skis

"CPA pictures. Junkers R.M. + W34 / 8"x10" B&W, Bell Airbus – in ice etc, Vega AAL, Fairchild 71 & 82, Bark [i.e. Barkley] Grow, etc"

Kodak photo paper box containing CP Air prints of various aircraft, writing on box reads "CPA pictures. Junkers R.M. + W34 / 8"x10" B&W, Bell Airbus – in ice etc, Vega AAL, Fairchild 71 & 82, Bark [i.e. Barkley] Grow, etc", contains the following:
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of 2 men and animal in cargo hold
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of 2 men and animal [horse?] in cargo hold
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of 3 men working around an airframe buried in the snow
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of 2 men working on an airframe buried in the snow
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of men boxing an airframe
b&w ; 10 cm x 16 cm print (on 21 cm x 26 cm photographic paper) of aircraft in snow, registration CF-BUA
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Canadian Airways Limited aircraft in flight, registration CF-ARM
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of men working on an aircraft wing in the snow
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Mackenzie Air Service Ltd. aircraft on the ice
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of aircraft equipped with skis, registration CF-AAL
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Mackenzie Air Service Ltd. floatplane at dock, registration CF-AXM
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of ski-equipped aircraft, registration CF-BAU
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of aircraft on grass, registration CF-CPL
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of floatplane next to canoes
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine float plane on water
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine floatplane, Yukon Southern / Yukon Prince, registration CF-BMW
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, copy of above, caption on reverse "Barkley Grow"
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine floatplane on lake in front of mountains, registration CF-BQH
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Canadian Pacific Airlines twin-engine floatplane at shore, registration CF-BQQ
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine floatplane at shore, registration CF-BQH
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of pilot greeting a woman exiting a twin-engine aircraft on the tarmac, registration CF-BQQ
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, copy of above, with caption "Beechcraft" [print has been damaged by folding]
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine Yukon Southern aircraft on runway, registration CF-BTY
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine aircraft in flight, registration CF-CPC
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine Canadian Pacific aircraft in flight, registration CF-CPD, caption: "Corvair"
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of pilot with 4 women at exit of Canadian Pacific Airlines aircraft
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of crew loading packages onto Canadian Pacific Airlines twin-engine aircraft
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine aircraft in flight, registration CF-CPC
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine Canadian Pacific Airlines aircraft outside a hangar
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of twin-engine aircraft on snow runway, registration CF-CPY
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of three floatplanes at dock, registrations CF-MP[?], CF-BNA, CF-BDD
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of men, dog-team, and ski-equipped aircraft with canoes attached
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Canadian Airways floatplane at dock with two men loading cargo on canoes
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, copy of above, with caption on reverse "Junkers-34 at northern Manitoba outpost 1934"
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of two floatplanes at dock, registrations CF-ATF and CF-BQQ
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Canadian Pacific Airlines floatplane at dock, registration CF-ATF
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of aircraft with canoes attached
b&w ; 26 cm x 21 cm print of four Aboriginal boys standing next to cargo and aircraft
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of men with floatplane in foreground, multiple floatplanes in background
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, portrait of man at radio set with typewriter writing 'radiotelegram'
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of a group of floatplanes at shore, with registration CF-BDD in foreground
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, aerial photograph of buildings and tents with "unknown" captioned on reverse
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of buildings and tents near the foot of mountains, "unknown" captioned on reverse
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of Sikorsky VS-300 helicopter hovering over water at shore, "unknown" captioned on reverse
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, Canadian Pacific aircraft on airfield, registration CF-CRV, caption on reverse reads "Canso"
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, a rendering of a DC-8 Super 63 jet aircraft in flight with caption on reverse reading "DC-8 (Series 63)"
b&w ; 26 cm x 21 cm print of 4 Aboriginal men standing in front of a twin-engine aircraft, registration CF-CZL, with caption "C-46"
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of a de Havilland Dragon Rapide floatplane on water, registration CF-BNG, with caption "Dragon Rapide"
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, copy of the above
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of a single-engine bi-plane on snow, registration CF-AGX
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of a single-engine aircraft, Mackenzie Air Service Ltd., skis attached, registration CF-BNA
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of men with ski-equipped single-engine bi-plane, Wings ltd. Royal Mail, registration CF-BBO
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of a man on top of a single-engine ski-equipped aircraft, registration CF-AJB
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of two men on the pontoon of a floatplane, Radium Silver Express
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of men working on a Canadian Airways Limited single-engine floatplane, registration CF-ARM
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of workers loading/unloading an object into/from a Canadian Pacific Airways ski-equipped aircraft
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print of the previous plane taking off, registration CF-ARM
b&w ; 26 cm x 21 cm print, portrait of a man at a desk, holding a rolled-up document, wearing an Empire Air Training jacket
b&w ; 21 cm x 26 cm print, portrait of two Canadian Pacific Airlines pilots examining a map on a desk
b&w ; 17 cm x 22 cm print of a Canadian Pacific Airlines Boeing 737-200 jet in an artist's rendering, registration CF-CPA -- includes previously attached typed description of the aircraft

"Negatives McKenzie [sic] Riv. Ft Rae - etc H McLean & McQuay charter keep"

Hotel Macdonald envelope "Negatives McKenzie [sic] Riv. Ft Rae - etc H McLean & McQuay charter keep" containing:
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm negative depicting two floatplanes at shore with man and equipment nearby, registrations G-CAGD, G-CASM
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm negative depicting group portrait of 5 men next to floatplane, registration G-CASM
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm negative depicting 3 men posing beside floatplane, registration G-CASM
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm negative of group of men sitting near buildings at waterfront [print in 6-143]
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm negative of large group of people on shore next to floatplane, registration G-CASM

"People, negative of Bonnycastle in parka & miscel, Bonnycastle negs, Cornwall"

Envelope labelled "People, negative of Bonnycastle in parka & miscel, Bonnycastle negs, Cornwall" contains:
b&w ; 12 cm x 7 cm negative of Dick Bonnycastle standing beside covered nose of plane [print in 6-145]
b&w ; 12 cm x 7 cm negative of Bonnycastle with two other men [print in 6-144]
b&w ; 11 cm x 7 cm negative of man holding a catch of fish
b&w ; 12 cm x 7 cm negative of two men in front of plane
b&w; 13 cm x 8 cm negative of man in suspenders standing in front of tail of plane
b&w ; 6 cm x 11 cm negative, group portrait of four men
b&w ; 6 cm x 11 cm negative, group portrait of five men, with two other men standing on pontoon of plane
b&w ; 8 cm x 10 cm negative, group portrait of seven people standing on grass in front of garden and building
b&w ; 6 cm x 11 cm negative, group portrait of six people standing in front of plane
b&w ; 11 cm x 6 cm negative of two men in front of a plane (slightly smaller but same as 4th item in this envelope)
b&w; 8 cm x 11 cm negative, group portrait of six men in front of building
b&w ; 11 cm x 7 cm negative of Bonnycastle with two other men (slightly smaller but same as 2nd item in this envelope) [print in 6-144]

"Negatives, CHD – Tall, Mar 1930 Reeves, Eskimo - Eskimo with family - Cooper with fish Grt Bear Lake, 1930"

Envelope labelled "Negatives, CHD – Tall, Mar 1930 Reeves, Eskimo - Eskimo with family - Cooper with fish Grt Bear Lake, 1930", containing envelope labelled "Negative of CHD Reeves & Tall, Coppermine - March 1930", contains:
b&w ; 11 cm x 8 cm film negative depicting portrait of Aboriginal man in front of tent and building
b&w ; 11 cm x 8 cm film negative depicting Aboriginal man, two women, and child (in amauti) standing for portrait in front of buildings [print in 6-146]
b&w ; 11 cm x 7 cm film negative depicting man holding a catch of fish [print in 8-192]

Assorted envelopes

Four envelopes, two of which are addressed from Pocock to Harwood Steele and Miss Steele, and the other two are associated with different Pocock scrapbooks from unknown senders.

[three photographs, Fort Simpson]

b&w ; 9 cm x 11 cm print of aircraft in snowy field with dog team and men approaching, caption reads "Fort Simpson, Jan [Feb?] 1929"
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print, group portrait of Aboriginal people standing on shoreline in front of the tail of an aircraft, caption reads "Eskimos, Bellanca, Cdn Airways, Coppermine?" [other prints appear in 6-146 and 6-147]
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print, group portrait of Aboriginal people standing in front of tents at camp, caption reads "Eskimos, Coppermine?"

"Eldorado Prints"

Eldorado Nuclear Limited envelope labelled "Eldorado Prints", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of group of people standing on broken rock outside mine entrance, log building in background
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of group of men working in a crevice
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, group portrait of 5 men standing beside log building
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of men paddling, looking toward bow
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, portrait of man holding a chunk of rock
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of group of men examining chunks of rock
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of group of people standing next to log building, man walking in front of tractor toward mine entrance, caption reads "Eldorado Camp Cameron Bay"
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of group of men, including CHD, near the tail of aircraft on the shoreline, caption reads "June 20/32, Cameron Bay Grt Bear Lake, M Meikle (mining recorder) extreme left, {J.D. Nicholson, Colin Campbell} amongst others, J. St. Paul (front), John Michaels (at rear), Ernie Beck, Frederick B. Watt, T. Ramsey, C.H Dickins, G. Murphy"
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of buildings, barrels, and construction materials at mine site
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, group portrait of 4 men standing in field, tent and buildings in background
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print of men at mine site using simple timber crane
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, group portrait of 3 men sitting amongst rocks
b&w ; 10 cm x 12 cm print of group of men with carts outside mine entrance
b&w ; 10 cm x 12 cm print of men walking toward building, barrels, and construction material [another print appears in 7-161]
b&w ; 10 cm x 12 cm print of tractor, log building, and mine entrance
b&w ; 10 cm x 12 cm print, portrait of man holding a large rock, group of people in background facing other way
b&w ; 14 cm x 10 cm print of group of men working at cliff face
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of elevated log cache
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print, portrait of man with shovel at cliff face, caption reads "Shirley Cragg, Eldorado Mine Bear Lake, Width of silver & pitchblende, 1931"
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of two men examining crevice from make-shift scaffold
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print, group portrait of 4 men with shovels and pick
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of log cabin
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print, portrait of man with small pick standing against rock face
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of rock face and landscape behind
b&w ; 15 cm x 10 cm print of man examining rock face
b&w ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of shovel pointing out spot on rock face
b&w ; 10 cm x 14 cm print, group of 7 men, two with shovels, standing around pile of broken rock
b&w ; 12 cm x 7 cm print of log building, cache, tent, and aircraft at shoreline, caption reads "Bear L Camp with machine moored below, Eldorado, 1931" [another print appears in 7-158]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of pine trees and landscape, caption reads "View from top of hill Eldorado claims - Bear L 1931"
b&w ; 11 cm x 7 cm print of group of men looking down into small crevice
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, group portrait of men sitting amongst log cabins
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of group of men amongst tents
b&w ; 11 cm x 7 cm print of men in crevice
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of people boarding a boat at dock, registration C.E. SLOA[N] G.B.L Mines ltd. [has negative]
b&w ; 11 cm x 9 cm print of man with hand pick standing near shoreline, caption reads "Gilbert Labine, Great Bear Lake 1930"
b&w ; 8 cm x 6 cm print of 2 men standing on pontoon of aircraft at dock [another print appears in 8-190]

"Prints, north scenes, unidentified"

Alf Blyth Studios envelope labelled "Prints, north scenes, unidentified", containing:
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of three men and dog team beneath aircraft wing
b&w ; 9 cm x 14 cm print of man with airmail bags next to aircraft
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of lodges partially obscured by snowy trees, with tail of aircraft in foreground
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of aircraft on skis in the snow, registration CF-AIA [a similar print appears in 7-166]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of wooded landscape [another print appears in 7-168]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of rough landscape [another print appears in 7-168]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of lake amongst wooded landscape [another print appears in 7-168]
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print, aerial photograph of seascape and ice floes, underside of aircraft wing in upper foreground
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of small church next to dwellings [another print appears in 8-173]
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm print of dog and three puppies in foreground, two men in background
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm print, aerial photograph of plots of land/settlement adjacent to river or inlet
b&w ; 7 cm x 9 cm print of two men next to aircraft in the snow, registration G-CASQ

"pics for identification"

Envelope labelled "pics for identification", containing b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm print of aircraft on skis, in front of snow-covered cabins, registration CF-AIA [a similar print appears in 7-165]

"Miscel North Pics not identified prints McKenzie [sic] [Dist?] Keep"

Envelope labelled "Miscel North Pics not identified prints McKenzie [sic] [Dist?] Keep", contains:
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, labelled "SENTENAL - KAY", of coastline and seascape
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, landscape of mountain range
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, landscape of mountain range
b&w ; 9 cm x 15 cm print, landscape of mountain range

"Negatives, Keep, North country, Cameron Bay, Gt Bear Lake"

Envelope labelled "Negatives, Keep, North country, Cameron Bay, Gt Bear Lake", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting people boarding a boat at dock, registration C.E. SLOA[N] G.B.L Mines ltd. [print in 7-159]
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting group portrait of men in front of log cabins
b&w ; 8 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting aerial photograph of settlement on lake shore and landscape

"Negatives, McMurray, Cooking Lake, Seaplane Base Edmonton & ambulance case unloading at Winnipeg"

Envelope labelled "Negatives, McMurray, Cooking Lake, Seaplane Base Edmonton & ambulance case unloading at Winnipeg", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting 4 planes in snowy field, registration CF-[??], CF-ARI, CF-AAL
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting 4 planes at dock, registration CF-A[T]Z
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting a group of people unloading a person on stretcher from Canadian Airways Limited aircraft, registration C[F]-AMZ [print in 7-160]
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting 4 aircraft on snowy field, registration [L to R] [CF]-AMZ, CF-ATZ, CF-ARI, [CF]-AXE
b&w ; 7 cm x 12 cm film negative depicting group of people standing next to aircraft on snowy field, registration CF-AMZ

"Negatives, McKenzie R, Various places, Norman, Providence etc, [illeg.] river etc"

Eaton's envelope labelled "Negatives, McKenzie R, Various places, Norman, Providence etc, [illeg.] river etc", contains:
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative of a group of five people with dog team next to a tent
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative, an aerial photograph of a settlement on shoreline
b&w ; 6 cm x 10 cm film negative, an aerial photograph of the landscape
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative, an aerial photograph of the landscape
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative of a group of people gathered on the shore, tail of aircraft in the foreground
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative, an aerial photograph of the landscape
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative, an aerial photograph of the landscape
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative of a group of people gathered on the dock next to aircraft, registration G-CASM
b&w ; 7 cm x 11 cm film negative of a group of people gathered on the shore next to aircraft, registration G-CASM
b&w ; 6 cm x 9 cm film negative of aircraft in flight, registration G-CASP

Supporting Materials

File consists of documentation and correspondence related to the description of and research on the Dorothy Livesay Fonds done in the 1970s. These records can be used to proved context on the acquisition and arrangement of Livesay's records.

[colour prints]

colour ; 15 cm x 10 cm print, group portrait of 3 older men in front of an aircraft, caption on reverse reads "Vern Simmonds, Gordon Caunam, Mickey S."
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of [Vern Simmonds] and [Mickey S] in front of aircraft, registration CF-ATZ
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print of single-engine aircraft on runway, registration CF-ATZ
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print, group portrait in front of plane of [Simmonds], [Mickey S], and [E.J. McGoldrick], caption reads "Capt. Joe McGoldrick CANADIAN"
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print, similar to above, with [McGoldrick, Simmonds, and Mickey S] in front of plane on tarmac
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print of [Simmonds and Mickey S] in front of plane on tarmac
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of aircraft with registration CF-ATZ
colour ; 9 cm x 13 cm print of [Simmonds and Mickey S] in front of plane on tarmac near hangar

Miscellaneous

  1. Head tax certificate of Pon Yuey Hoy alias Pon Huen Hoy.
    Arrived in Victoria on Oct. 3, 1911; C.I. 36 (No. 23838) issued Dec. 2, 1925 as a replacement in exchange for C.I. 5 No. 62042 where there was no photograph before.
  2. 3 postcards on July 1, 1952 Legion Day parade.
  3. 1 color photo of Jack and Mary Pon in front of their grocery store Shop-Easy at 11606 - 129 Avenue, Edmonton (1970-199?).
  4. 1 black and white photo of Pon Yuey Hoy (盤元開) alias Pon Huen Hoy and his wife Pon Yoke Fong (maiden last name Mah).
    The name Pon Huen Hoy was on the C.I. 36 certificate and Pon Yuen Hoy was on his C.I. 5 certificate upon arrival in Victoria on Oct. 3, 1911.
  5. 2 black and white photos: portraits of Pon Yuen Hoy when he was young.
  6. 8 black and white photos of the Lea’s Grocery and Confectionery at 10737 - 95 Street, Edmonton in the 1950s:
    • 1 closeup 1952 photo of the store
    • 1 photo of the store from afar
    • 4 photos of the inside of the store
    • 2 photos of the living quarter of the store on the main floor; there are 4 rooms upstairs, suite rented out (Store opened in 1947 and the property is owned by Pon Yuey Hoy).
  7. 1 black and white photo of Mary Pon, her mother Pon Shee, and her brother Ken Mah taken in front of a mural in Hong Kong’s Wong Tai Sin (黄大仙) temple.
  8. 1 black and white family portrait: Pon Yuey Hoy, Yoke Fong Pon, Jack Pon, Mary Pon, and Donald Pon.
  9. 1 black and white photo of Mary Pon’s side of the family: (left to right) Mary Pon’s mom Pon Shee (盤翠萍), Mary Pon’s dad Leng Wing Mah (馬亮榮) alias 馬恆察, grandma Mah (name unknown), Mary Pon’s uncle Do Wing Mah (馬恆磊) and wife Mah Chen Shee (馬陳氏).
  10. 4 black and white photos taken in Drumheller in the 1950s:
    • Family photo taken in front of their Dallas Cafe in Drumheller in 1951: (left to right) Peter Mah, Mary Pon, Mrs. Mah, Do Wing Mah, Leng Wing Mah, baby Ken Mah, and Pon Shee.
    • 2 photos taken at the back of the Dallas Cafe.
    • 1 photo of Mary Pon aged 16 attending the Drumheller Public School with other immigrant teens (Mary is 3rd from the left).
  11. 4 black and white photos taken in Winnipeg.
    • 1 group photo: A delegation from Edmonton to a Winnipeg event celebrating the arrival/visit of their “minister”.
    • 1 photo: a vehicle with “Welcome to our minister (歡迎)”.
    • 1 photo taken in the front of the offices of the Kuo Min Tang in Winnipeg, possibly in early 1950s.
    • 1 photo: a Chinese community float.

NWMP Correspondence - Incoming, 1885-1886

Letters and documents relating to a claim by Trooper Edward Cole for payment of a horse used by Steele's Scouts in the North-West Rebellion of 1885; includes a letter from General Strange.

Steele, Samuel B. (Samuel Benfield), 1848-1919

PE001035 – The short and unhappy life of Queenstown, Alberta

The items included are regarding the formation and ending of the Canadian Pacific Colonization Corporation Ltd (CPCCL) which was formed in 1888 with the intent of founding a town in Alberta.
l) (Prospectus): Dominion of Canada, Province of Alberta. Canadian Pacific Colonization Corporation Limited. To found the town of Queenstown, North-Western Canada. Capital £500,000. Nov, 1888. 8 pages. 23 x 18 cm.
m) Reproduced letter: From Henry Hayman D. D. President of the CPCCL issued Feb. 21 1889. 24 x 19 cm.
n) Share Certificate: 25.5 x 22.5 cm for 10 shares in the CPCCL issued Feb. 21 1889
o) Broadside: 36.5 x 23 cm. Choice Lands in Alberta. Advert to induced people to move out and colonize Queenstown.
p) Transcript: 32.5 x 20 cm. Discusses circumstances of Queenstown which included a prairie fire, which destroyed the hay crop for the coming winter and caused the loss of several hundred head of cattle.
q) Notice: 20 x 25 cm. Notice of a CPCCL meeting to be held on 24 Dec 1890. Issued 15 Dec 1890.
r) 4 Resolutions: 33 x 20.5 cm. Enumerates the four resolutions o be ratified at the Dec. 24th 1890 meeting.
s) Letter from Maddisons: (open: 25 x 40.5 cm, closed: 25 x 20.5cm) dated Dec 19 1890, acting on behalf of 50 shareholders to wind up the corporation.
t) Letter from the CPCCL: 20 x 26.5 cm. Issued Dec. 20 1890. Rebuffs the Letter from Maddisons.
u) Report of Proceedings: 8 pages. 33.5 x 21 cm. Report of the Dec 24th 1890 meeting.
v) The Companies (Winding-up) Act 1890: The winding up act is in four pieces.
a. No. 23/ Notice: 40.5 x 25 cm. A notice that a meeting of the contributories will be held on March 25 1891 which encloses with it two forms: The General (blue paper, 40.5 x 25 cm) and Special Proxies(yellow paper, 40.5 x 25 cm)
b. A summary of the affairs of the company was included (closed: 40.5 x 25 cm)

PE001645 - Edmonton/Klondike Postcards

5 postcards addressed to the secretary of the Law Society of Alberta accompanied by transcriptions and details regarding place, date, and delivery. Postcards sent by G.H.S. Wade who was traveling up from Edmonton to the Yukon looking for gold. Postcards were sent from: Lesser Slave Lake, Fort Dunvegan, Fort Resolution, Mackenzie River, and Peace River Crossing. Accompanied by 5 pages of background information by D.W. Thompson and Hugh Delaney.

G.H.S. Wade

SAC district reports - inspection reports, 1903

District report containing inspection reports on Pretoria District; Zoutpansberg District; Lydenburg District; and Waterburg District. Includes a survey report of neighbouring farms related to security issues.

Steele, Samuel B. (Samuel Benfield), 1848-1919

Rangers

"Canadian Rangers 2001 and the Legion of Frontiersmen 1904, A Comparison" compiled by BW Shandro ca 2001.

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