Glenbow Museum - Where the World Meets the West

Skip the navigation

Archives Photographs Search Results

Help Info on Photo Ordering
Your Search Found 1491 Records
Pages: | |

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-4569

Title: Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive number 371, Port Moody, British Columbia.

Date: July 4, 1886

Remarks: Arrival of first train at Port Moody, the western terminus of the Canadian Pacific Railway at that time. The railway was extended to Vancouver in 1887. A photograph of the same scene from a different vantage point is in Van Horne's Road, p. 294.

Subject(s): Port Moody, British Columbia - Events / Port Moody, British Columbia - Buildings / Port Moody, British Columbia - Railway stations / Canadian Pacific Railway - Stations / Canadian Pacific Railway - Locomotives

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-4567

Title: Alberta Railway and Coal Company construction train, southern Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890]

Remarks: Alberta Railway and Coal Company absorbed by Canadian Pacific Railway.
Building line between Lethbridge and Great Falls, Montana.
Photo published in Spanner, April 1955, p. 7.

Subject(s): Alberta Railway and Coal Company - Locomotives / Alberta Railway and Coal Company - Cars / Horses in transportation / Wagons

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-731A

Title: Alice Curtis, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1910s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Hess, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Alice Marion Curtis, 1877-1957, was active in Home and School Associations.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-4371

Title: Streetcar to Bowness Park, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1913

Remarks: Calgary Municipal Railway car number 33. G. Richardson, conductor, and Mr. Johns.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Transportation / Calgary, Alberta - Street railways / Street railways - Cars

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-589

Title: Reverend J. M. Comyn Ching.

Date: [ca. 1914-1918]

Remarks: Reverend Comyn Ching was ordained in the Anglican Church in Dawson in 1907-1908. He later served at Christ Church, Edmonton, St. John's, Fort McMurray and in Calgary. He was a Captain in the First World War.
Wearing ceremonial scarf or tippet with crown and C. F. (Canadian Forces?) insignia.

Subject(s): Anglican Church - Clergy / Canadian Army - Personnel / World War, 1914-1918 - Personnel

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-4155

Title: Dew Drop Inn, near Dingman Well, Turner Valley, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1914]

Remarks: "Lunch, Refreshments and Lodging. Henry A. Stewart, proprietor."

Subject(s): Turner Valley, Alberta - Hotels / Turner Valley, Alberta - Commerce / Tents / Automobiles

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-4191

Title: Architect's drawing of Calgary Public Building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1919]

Remarks: T. W. Fuller, Chief Architect. Drawing of building housing the post office located at 1st Street and 8th Avenue SE. Drawing by Ben A. Dore.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Calgary, Alberta - Postal service / Architectural drawings

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-2841

Title: Louise Nowers, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1920]

Photographer/Illustrator: Fawdry, Miss, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Lived 1886-1966. Born Louise Lauder in Calgary. Wife of Edward B. Nowers.
Studio portrait.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-2958A

Title: Edith Patterson, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1920]

Remarks: Lived ca. 1876-1967. Calgary teacher, alderman, member of the CCF.
Studio portrait.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Local government / Teachers

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: PA-2807-3188

Title: Mary Ann Robinson, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1920]

Photographer/Illustrator: Fawdry, Miss, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Wife of rancher R. G. Robinson.
Studio portrait.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

Pages: | |

Home | Membership | Glenbow Museum Shop | Site Map | Copyright | Privacy | Contact Us
© Glenbow Museum, 130 - 9th Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2G 0P3 - www.glenbow.org