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Image No: PA-4066-2

Title: Portrait of Hugh Beynon Biggs, England.

Date: [ca. 1892-1896]

Photographer/Illustrator: Beresford, G.C., London, United Kingdom

Remarks: Taken in Englad either before he emigrated to Alberta in 1893, or during a visit home.

Subject(s): Beynon, Alberta - Personalities / Ranchers

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Image No: PA-4066-3

Title: Portrait of Hugh Beynon Biggs, England.

Date: [ca. 1892-1896]

Photographer/Illustrator: Beresford, G.C., London, United Kingdom

Remarks: Taken in Englad either before he emigrated to Alberta in 1893, or during a visit home.

Subject(s): Beynon, Alberta - Personalities / Ranchers

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Image No: NC-43-1

Title: First home of Hugh Beynon Biggs on the Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: Summer 1893

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: The log house was originally built in 1889 or 1890 by the Ritchie brothers (likely the men in the doorway). Biggs acquired the ranch from them in late 1893. Note the antlers on the wall.

Subject(s): Beynon, Alberta - Dwellings / Dogs / Frontier and pioneer life / Log cabins and buildings / Ranches

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Image No: NC-43-22

Title: Branding in a squeeze, Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1893]

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Subject(s): Cowboys / Cattle brands / Ranch life

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Image No: NC-82-141

Title: R.C. Ritchie in doorway of log shack, Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: 1893

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: Photographer's description: "R.C. Ritchie at our front door. Note human & buffalo skulls". Ritchie is smoking a pipe and a dog sits on the steps.

Subject(s): Ranchers / Dogs / Log cabins and buildings / Tobacco-pipes / Beynon, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NC-82-142

Title: Man with rifle and dog in doorway of log shack, Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: 1893

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: Possibly Hugh Beynon Biggs.

Subject(s): Ranchers / Firearms / Log cabins and buildings / Dogs / Beynon, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NC-82-232a

Title: First home of Hugh Beynon Biggs on the Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: Winter 1893

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: The log house was originally built in 1889 or 1890 by the Ritchie brothers (likely the men in the doorway). Biggs acquired the ranch from them in late 1893. Note the skulls and antlers.

Subject(s): Beynon, Alberta - Dwellings / Dogs / Frontier and pioneer life / Log cabins and buildings / Ranches

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Image No: NC-82-120

Title: Two men by log ranch house, Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: 1894

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: Photographer's description: "Our Shack 1894". The men may be the Ritchie brothers, from whom Hugh Beynon Biggs acquired the ranch. Note the buffalo skulls.

Subject(s): Ranchers / Log cabins and buildings / Ranch houses

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Image No: NC-82-121

Title: Distant view of small log shack on the Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: 1894

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: First home of rancher Hugh Beynon Biggs.

Subject(s): Ranch houses / Ranches / Log cabins and buildings

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Image No: NC-82-122

Title: View of the Springfield Ranch, Beynon, Alberta.

Date: 1894

Photographer/Illustrator: Biggs, H.B., Beynon, Alberta

Remarks: Owned by Hugh Beynon Biggs. View shows corrals, livestock shelters and haystacks.

Subject(s): Ranches / Corrals

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