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Image No: NC-19-6

Title: Frank Lowe, on "Polecat", Oxley Ranch, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1880s]

Subject(s): Oxley Ranch, Willow Creek, Alberta - Personalities / Horses in transportation

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Image No: NC-19-16

Title: Unidentified cowboy with saddle horse, southern Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1880s]

Remarks: This photograph is from the Charles Sharples fonds.
Charles Sharples, 1856-1909, worked as a rancher near Claresholm, Alberta. He married Barbara Macdonald in 1892 and they had four children. In 1902, he was appointed brand inspector, coroner and Justice of the Peace for the Claresholm district.

Subject(s): Cowboys / Horses / Saddles / Unidentified

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Image No: NC-19-9

Title: John Roderick Craig, manager of Oxley Ranch, Willow Creek, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1882-1885]

Remarks: Author of "Ranching with Lords and Commons".

Subject(s): Oxley Ranch, Willow Creek, Alberta - Personalities / Authors

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Image No: NC-19-5

Title: Henry Stanley Pinhorne, manager of New Oxley Ranch, Alberta.

Date: 1885

Remarks: Born June 24, 1859.

Subject(s): New Oxley Ranch, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NC-19-15

Title: Ranch buildings, southern Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1887-1890]

Remarks: Possibly in Fort Macleod area.

Subject(s): Ranches / Ranch buildings / Southern Alberta - Ranches

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Image No: NC-19-14

Title: Polo team, Fort Macleod, Alberta.

Date: 1890

Remarks: L-R: Montagne Baker; Stanley Pinhorne; E. Wilmot; A. E. Browning. Captain Montagne Baker on "Bendigo", the best polo pony in the world at that date. Played in several English cup finals. Bred on Beaver Creek Ranch.
See NA-967-26 for same view.

Subject(s): Fort Macleod, Alberta - Sports / Fort Macleod, Alberta - Personalities / Polo / Sports uniforms / Horses

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Image No: NC-19-3

Title: Frank Bedingfeld ranch, Pekisko, Alberta.

Date: 1890

Remarks: Frank Bedingfeld on horseback in left foreground; ranch later the EP Ranch.

Subject(s): Pekisko, Alberta - Ranches / Ranches / Ranchers / Ranch buildings / Horses / Pekisko, Alberta - Personalities / Horses in transportation

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Image No: NC-19-8

Title: Quarry stone for Canadian Pacific Railway Station, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890]

Remarks: From Shelley Quarry Company, near Cochrane, Alberta.

Subject(s): Quarries and quarrying / Stone industry and trade / Wagons / Horses in transportation / Cochrane area, Alberta - Industry

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Image No: NC-19-1

Title: Post office, New Oxley, Alberta.

Date: 1891

Subject(s): New Oxley, Alberta - Postal service / New Oxley, Alberta - Buildings / Log cabins and buildings / Postal service - Buildings

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Image No: NC-19-2

Title: Oxley Ranch cowboys at round-up, southern Alberta.

Date: July 13, 1892

Remarks: At the end of the round-up.

Subject(s): Oxley Ranch, Alberta - Transportation / Cowboys / Horses in transportation / Wagons / Ranch life

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