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Image No: NA-808-1

Title: Captain John Palliser.

Date: [ca. 1857]

Remarks: Copied from the left part of NA-588-1, which is a copy of PA-285-1.

Subject(s): Alberta - Personalities / Geologists / Scots in Alberta

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Image No: NA-345-17

Title: View of Calgary, Alberta, looking across the river.

Date: [ca. 1880s]

Subject(s): Bow River, Calgary, Alberta / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Dogs

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Image No: NA-345-18

Title: Group in front of I.G. Baker store, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1882]

Remarks: Located on 12th Avenue, on site of old Calgary General Hospital. (See Calgary Herald: July 7, 1917)
In the photograph are: Angus Sparrow; John L. Bowen; I.G. Baker, manager; "Ghost River" McDonald, father of D.P.; Mr. Playfair; A.P. Patrick and Second Deputy Sheriff Fitzgerald; Willie Bowmen, 6th from the right.
Sign beside door reads: "Mortimer's Home Baked Vienna Bread.....Here".
Built in October 1875. Moved to 9th Avenue and 1st Street SE, 1883 - 1884.

Subject(s): Cold weather clothing / Bakers and bakeries / I.G. Baker and Company, Calgary, Alberta / Calgary, Alberta - Streets (Business) / Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings

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Image No: NA-1263-23

Title: Thomas E. Wilson's cabin, Cave and Basin, Banff, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1883]

Subject(s): Banff, Alberta - Dwellings / Dwellings / Log cabins and buildings

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Image No: NA-1263-35

Title: Prospector, Golden, British Columbia.

Date: 1884

Remarks: With equipment outside tent.

Subject(s): Golden, British Columbia - Views / Tents / Camping

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Image No: NA-930-1

Title: Railway construction camp at summit of Rogers Pass, British Columbia.

Date: 1885

Photographer/Illustrator: Ross and McDermid

Remarks: Winter scene.

Subject(s): Winter / Rogers Pass, British Columbia - Construction / Rogers Pass, British Columbia - Buildings / Snow / Railways - Track / Railways - Cars / Railways - Design and Construction

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Image No: NA-673-12

Title: North-West Mounted Police band at Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta.

Date: 1888

Photographer/Illustrator: Woodruff, J., Banff, Alberta.

Remarks: Band of "E" Division North-West Mounted Police. Staff Sergeant F. A. Bagley's band from "E" Division.
L-R back row: Corporal S. L. Saunders; Constable Tom Agnew; Constable J. "Shorty" Davis.
L-R middle row: Constable W. J. Ritchie; Constable W. Boyle; Staff Sergeant F. A. Bagley, bandmaster; Trumpeter A. B. Baird; Constable G. W. Carrier.
L-R front row: Joseph Gillespie; Constable F. K. Sewell; Trumpeter W. R. "Shaky" Hunt; Constable H. Alnutt, bugler. For another version of this photo see NA-2328-9.

Subject(s): Banff, Alberta - Buildings / Banff, Alberta - Hotels / Banff, Alberta - Music / Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta / Bands (Music) / Bands (Music) - Uniforms / Musical instruments / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Bands (Music) / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Officers / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Uniforms

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Image No: NA-673-13

Title: Group in front of Moulton Park theatre, Banff, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1888]

Remarks: Band of "E" Division North-West Mounted Police in background.
Theatre was located close to site of present (1963) Royal Canadian Mounted Police barracks.

Subject(s): Children / Children's clothing / Women's clothing / Hats / Banff, Alberta - Buildings / Banff, Alberta - Theatres / Bands (Music) / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Bands (Music)

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Image No: NA-673-27

Title: View of Banff, Alberta.

Date: 1888

Remarks: Looking towards Cascade Mountain. Cow being led up street belonged to George A. Stewart, Superintendent of Banff National Park, Alberta.

Subject(s): Banff, Alberta - Streets (Business) / Banff, Alberta - Personalities / Banff National Park, Alberta - Superintendents / Cascade Mountain, Alberta / Cattle

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Image No: NA-345-3

Title: Party arriving at Silver City, Castle Mountain, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890s]

Remarks: L-R: unknown; Joe Smith; Nigel Vaysaur ( for whom Nigel Pass was named); Bill Peyto (for whom Peyto Lake was named).

Subject(s): Dwellings / Silver City, Alberta - Dwellings / Silver City, Alberta - Personalities / Castle Mountain, Alberta / Log cabins and buildings / Firearms / Vaysaur, Nigel - Nigel Pass / Peyto Lake, Alberta

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