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Alpine club of Canada ephemera

Item consists of invitations to events, menus from banquets, camp bulletins and anniversary booklets from The Alpine Club of Canada. Includes: 22 programs/menus for annual banquets 8x6 in. or smaller, most feature b&w prints of photographs of various mountains. Dating from 1948-52 and 1955-1961. Also includes 6 Annual Camp pamphlets dated 1946 1953, 1955, 1956 1957, 1959 and 2 Ski Camp Bulletins dated 1957 and 1959 6x3.5 in. or smaller. As well as, four typewritten sheets (3 items) of party games and songs.

Banff photographs

Item consists of 11 black and white photographic prints 5.5x4.5 in. or smaller, 1 7x11 in. colourized print of Hotel Bretton Hall on river with Banff bridge in foreground and mountains in background, 3 5.5x3.5 in. b&w postcards, and 1 5x3 in. invitation card from March 5th, 1917 for Lieutenant Governor and Mrs. R. G. Brett to attend a reception in Bankhead Hall. Black and white print images include: Brett Hospital, townsite buildings and ruins, men's "Banff Winter Sports" curling team with trophy, man and woman with baby carriage, horse-drawn wagon crossing steel bridge, Grand View Villa, woman on horse "With all good wishes for Christmas 1909 M.H.S." Postcard images include: family portrait for Christmas greeting "A Merry Xmas to you, From Mr. + Mrs. B. Ashton, Banff, Can", mining town Recording Office, metal bridge, skating rink Banff, mountain and forest backgrounds.

B.C. mountaineer newsletter

Item consists of 1 folder (containing 3 files) of 127 9x6.25 in. issues of the B.C. Mountaineer newsletter, "official organ of the British Columbia Mountaineering Club" (1955-1964). 1 folder of 13 9x6.25 in. climbing programs and membership lists (1952-1964), and 1 folder other textual materials relating to various club activities and a copy of The Mountaineer - Fiftieth Anniversary edition (1907-1957) published by Chapman & Warwick LTD., Vancouver, B.C. and as well as typewritten copies of Club meeting minutes and by-laws (1960-1964).

Ladies' Alpine Club Annual Dinner December 12th, 1928 President Miss Osborne

Booklet includes cover image of "Aiguille de Roc du Grepon," menu and list of toasts given: The King, Alpine Club and Kindred Clubs, The Guests, The Ladies' Alpine Club; proposed and responded to by The President, Miss C. E. Bryans, Sir George H. Morse, Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond, H. E. The Swiss Minister Monsieur C. R. Paravinci, Mr. H. E. Scott.

Ladies' Alpine Club Annual Dinner December 17th 1924 President Mrs. Hatfield

Booklet includes meun and list of toasts given: The King, Queen Margherita of Italy, Alpine Club and Kindred Clubs, The Guests, President and Ladies' Alpine Club; proposed and responded to by The Chairman: Mrs. Stevens, Miss D. E. Pilley, Brig-General the Hon C. G. Bruce, C.B., M.V.O., Miss Thelma Thomson, Mrs. Douie Urquhart, Sir William H. Ellis, G.B.E., Dr. Claude Wilson.

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