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Image No: PA-1599-476d-274

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway messenger girls on bicycles, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 19, 1942]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Canadian Pacific Railway - Employees / Messengers / Bicycles

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-276

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway Department of Natural Resources building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. March 6, 1946]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Note baggage transfer booth in foreground, sponsored by the Calgary Brewery; reception centre on right.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Canadian Pacific Railway - Buildings and structures / Office buildings / Automobiles

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-278

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway officials on inspection tour, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. July 17, 1947]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Cadillac equipped with flanged wheels so it may use the railway track.
L-R: G. H. Baillie, Winnipeg, general superintendent of Western lines; William Manson, Montreal, senior vice-president.

Subject(s): Canadian Pacific Railway - Employees / Automobiles

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-279

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway executives, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 4, 1949]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: J. C. Jones, Calgary, superintendent of Alberta division; N. R. Crump, Montreal, operating vice-president; J. I. MacKay, Winnipeg, general manager of Western region; William Manson, Winnipeg, vice-president of the Western region.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Canadian Pacific Railway - Employees

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-280

Title: Alco-G.E. design diesel freight locomotive, near Montreal, Quebec.

Date: [ca. December 29, 1949]

Photographer/Illustrator: Canadian Pacific Railway

Remarks: Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive 4000.
These locomotives operated on Montreal to Wells River, Vermont line beginning June 1949. Manufactured by Montreal Locomotive Works.

Subject(s): Canadian Pacific Railway - Locomotives

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-288

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway snowplow train, near Pincher Creek station, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 4, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Befus, Harry, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: In back on left are grain elevators of Cowley.
Winter scene.

Subject(s): Cowley area, Alberta - Views / Canadian Pacific Railway - Snow protection and removal / Canadian Pacific Railway - Snow ploughs / Rocky Mountains

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-305

Title: Senior conductor and engineman on Calgary Division of the Canadian Pacific Railway, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. August 25, 1951]

Photographer/Illustrator: Rosettis, Joe, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: Daniel F. Binkley (engineman began working for the CPR in 1904); Harry Ransom (conductor started in 1909).
Standing beside passenger train. They are comparing cards they received after passing oral and written examinations on new uniform code of operating rules.
Palliser Hotel in background.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Calgary, Alberta - Hotels / Canadian Pacfic Railway - Employees / Canadian Pacific Railway - Locomotives

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-298

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway diesel locomotive 4032 at Alyth diesel shops, Alyth Yard, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. November 21, 1953]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Built in 1951. Designed to accommodate a dozen locomotives at one time.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Canadian Pacific Railway - Buildings and structures / Canadian Pacific Railway - Maintenance and repair / Canadian Pacific Railway - Locomotives

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-302

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway speeder near Great Divide, Yoho, British Columbia.

Date: [ca. April 2, 1955]

Photographer/Illustrator: Befus, Harry, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Winter scene. Snow.

Subject(s): Canadian Pacific Railway - Handcars / Rocky Mountains

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Image No: PA-1599-476d-301

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway snowshed, British Columbia.

Date: [ca. April 2, 1955]

Photographer/Illustrator: Befus, Harry, Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Winter scene. Snow shed.

Subject(s): Canadian Pacific Railway - Snow protection and removal / Rocky Mountains

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