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Research Files on Donald W. Buchanan

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Date Range
1934-2008
Description Level
Series
Accession No.
20191029
Physical Description
25cm of textual records; 255 photographs; 22 - 35mm slides
Scope and Content
2019.1029/001: Overview Research on Donald W. Buchanan Part 1/2, 1934-2008. 2019.1029/002: Overview Research on Donald W. Buchanan Part 2/2, 4 photographs, 1938-1966. 2019.1029/003: Buchanan Art Collection, 28 photographs, 22 slides, 1958-2008. 2019.1029/004: The Buchanan Collection Artworks wit…
Date Range
1934-2008
Description Level
Series
Creator
Compiled by Nancy Townshend
Physical Description
25cm of textual records; 255 photographs; 22 - 35mm slides
History / Biographical
Donald W. Buchanan was born in 1908 in Lethbridge, Alberta. He was the son of Senator William Ashbury Buchanan, the publisher of the Lethbridge Herald. He studied Modern History at the University of Toronto and Oxford University. In 1934, he received a fellowship from the Carnegie Corporation to train in museum administration. Following his research fellowship, Buchanan founded the National Film Society of Canada, as well as he worked for the Canadian Radio Commission (now the CBC). Buchanan was always involved in the arts and he was a firm believer in making the arts accessible to the public. In 1963, Donald Buchanan, and his brother Hugh, offered many fine works of art to the City of Lethbridge. This became the first significant public art collection ever to exist in Lethbridge. He believed that art was meant to be shared and enjoyed by all. After leaving the Canadian Radio Commission, Buchanan worked for the National Film Board, where he established the stills division; from 1947 until 1960 he was employed by the National Gallery of Canada, serving as director of the Industrial Design Division (1947-1953). His work with the National Industrial Design Committee and the curated the revolutionary exhibition “Design for Use in Canadian Products” (1946) which changed the standards of Canadian art. Donald W. Buchanan served as the Associate Director of the National Gallery of Canada, and took a leave of absence to explore his own artistic endeavors of photography while travelling throughout Europe. Buchanan returned to the Gallery in 1963 as a member of its Board of Trustees, and he became the Director of the International Fine Arts Exhibition at Expo ’67 in Montreal. In the last few years of his life, his friends recall him being busier than ever, organizing the exhibition. He never was able to see the fruits of his labor, however, because of his sudden death in 1966 after being struck by a car in Ottawa. His legacy centered on the accessibility of art to the public and his impact on the art community in Lethbridge.
Scope and Content
2019.1029/001: Overview Research on Donald W. Buchanan Part 1/2, 1934-2008. 2019.1029/002: Overview Research on Donald W. Buchanan Part 2/2, 4 photographs, 1938-1966. 2019.1029/003: Buchanan Art Collection, 28 photographs, 22 slides, 1958-2008. 2019.1029/004: The Buchanan Collection Artworks with Descriptions, 47 photographs, 1963-1985. 2019.1029/005: The Buchanan Library Art Collection Information, 2 photographs, 1956-2004. 2019.1029/006: DESIGN Exhibitions and Resources Part 1/2, 1946-2008. 2019.1029/007: DESIGN Exhibitions and Resources Part 2/2, 1947-1958. 2019.1029/008: DESIGN: Umbrella Theme for Buchanan’s Works, 1948-2007. 2019.1029/009: Donald W. Buchanan Website by Nancy Townshend, 2001-2008. 2019.1029/010: Resources used by Nancy Townshend for Donald W. Buchanan Website, 1938-2007. 2019.1029/011: Written Works by Donald W. Buchanan Part 1/2, 89 photographs, 1934-1947. 2019.1029/012: Written Works by Donald W. Buchanan Part 2/2, 61 photographs, 1945-1967. 2019.1029/013: EXPO ’67-Montreal, Part 1/2, 1960-2008. 2019.1029/014: EXPO ’67-Montreal, Part 2/2, 1965-2003? 2019.1029/015: Buchanan’s Photography, 21 photographs, 1959-2008. 2019.1029/016: Tributes to Donald W. Buchanan, 3 photographs, 1955-2008. 2019.1029/017: Miscellaneous Documents related to Buchanan’s Will, 2007-2008. 2019.1029/018: National Gallery of Canada Archives, 1963-2007
Accession No.
20191029
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Date Range
1947-1987
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20171094
Physical Description
0.3 m of textual records, over 500 photographs, 1 sketch
Scope and Content
The materials were preserved and enhanced through research by Joyce Sasse 001: 1963 Day planner 002: 1964 Day planner 003: 1965 Day planner 004: Book- Proud Procession (1947) 005: Book- Young Explorers (1947) 006: Book- Totem Tipi and Tumpline (1955) 007: Book- No Man Stands Alone (1965) 008: Book…
Date Range
1947-1987
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Annora Brown
Physical Description
0.3 m of textual records, over 500 photographs, 1 sketch
History / Biographical
Annora Brown was born outside of Red Deer in 1899 and died at the age of 88 in Deep Cove, British Columbia in 1987 where she retired. Brown is one of the Alberta’s foremost early artists. Based for much of her life in historic Fort Macleod, Brown played a major role in creating a ‘picture’ of Southern Alberta: its wild landscape, First Nations, pioneer rural communities, local history- above all its wondrous nature symbolized by the wildflower. Her work was able to capture the culture of the First nation communities that she lived near. Her father was Edmund Foster Brown and mother was Elizabeth Ethel (Cody) Brown. Her mother supported and encouraged Brown’s love for art and from 1925-1929 Brown attended the Ontario College of Art in Toronto. She returned in 1929 and developed and art program for Calgary’s Mounted Royal College but later had to leave due to her mother’s illness. A student of the celebrated landscape painters, known as the Group of Seven (1920-1933), Brown’s artistic practice spans the 1930s to mid-1980s. During that time, she cobbled together a living as an artist, often by teaching, illustrating books and magazines, and selling, whenever she could, her captivating paintings in watercolor, tempera oil and later serigraph prints. In 1945-1950, brown worked as a respected artist and teacher at the Banff School of Fine Arts. She was also commissioned to paint over 200 western wild flowers for the Glenbow Foundation. Brown’s work was also included in Crescent Heights High School in Calgary, University of Alberta in Edmonton, United College in Winnipeg, and the Canadian Handicrafts Guild in Montreal. She was also awarded a prize in the Alberta Government’s 1955 Jubilee Contest for Alberta painters. In 1965 Brown retired to Deep Cove British Columbia to paint and garden. She had given a “voice” to a region that had been rarely presented in Canadian art. Her attention to the unique aspects of Old Man’s Country like Niitsitapi, the character and isolation of its small rural communities as well as its unforgettable environment was expressed mainly through her focus on wildflowers and native plants. Buoyed by the conviction that a woman’s activities “need not be limited to polishing furniture and raising babies”, Brown was also a writer and author of two books: the Western Canadian classic Old Man’s Garden and her autobiographical Sketches from Life. She was the first woman to receive an honorary degree from the University of Lethbridge in 1971 for her contribution to “western art and living.” (written by Mary-Beth Laviolette; Summer 2016 Gallery Exhibit at Galt Museum)
Scope and Content
The materials were preserved and enhanced through research by Joyce Sasse 001: 1963 Day planner 002: 1964 Day planner 003: 1965 Day planner 004: Book- Proud Procession (1947) 005: Book- Young Explorers (1947) 006: Book- Totem Tipi and Tumpline (1955) 007: Book- No Man Stands Alone (1965) 008: Book- Canaries on the Clothesline (1974) 009: Sketch of Annora Brown oversized 010: 26 Photos of the Rockies 011: 2 Photos, Editorial, Crighton photocopy with description 012: 8 Photos of her house and her graduation 013: 17 Photos of the cabin, 5 prints, letters about her house in Fort Macleod, and letters from the Town of Fort Macleod 014: Research notes of Annora Brown by Joyce Sasse 015: 215 Photos building the cabin 016: 250 Photos of her art, excerpt of Sketches from Life, and later years; 3 Newspaper cutouts Language: English
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Accession No.
20171094
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045106
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Entrance to Fort Macleod museum exhibit. Caption reads: In the autumn of 1874, one-hundred and fifty scarlet-clad Nort-West Mounted Police arrived at this site after an arduous 1000-mile trek across the Canadian Praries. They selected a sit on an island in the Oldman River just east of the present…
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Material Type
Photograph
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Entrance to Fort Macleod museum exhibit. Caption reads: In the autumn of 1874, one-hundred and fifty scarlet-clad Nort-West Mounted Police arrived at this site after an arduous 1000-mile trek across the Canadian Praries. They selected a sit on an island in the Oldman River just east of the present town and ther constructed the first police post in the West. It was named Fort Macleod in honor of its commander. Colonel James F. Macleod. In the pioneering years, the fort was the center of civilization in Southern Alberta.
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Accession No.
20061045106
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045107
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with 1962 Dodge Dart station wagon (with open door) parked in the foreground.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with 1962 Dodge Dart station wagon (with open door) parked in the foreground.
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Accession No.
20061045107
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045107
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with 1962 Dodge Dart station wagon (with open door) parked in the foreground.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with 1962 Dodge Dart station wagon (with open door) parked in the foreground.
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Public Access
Accession No.
20061045107
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045108
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with two tipis and a wheelbarrow in the foreground.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with two tipis and a wheelbarrow in the foreground.
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20061045108
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045109
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with Fort Whoop-up Cannon in foreground.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Center open court of Fort Macleod with Fort Whoop-up Cannon in foreground.
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Accession No.
20061045109
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045110
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Pictures and stories. There are four named pictures: Mike Oka, Running Sun, Heavy Shield, Running Coyote. There are two framed sets of stories, one as told by Mike Oka, the other as told by Running Sun. In front of the wall display is a plaque. Caption on display plaque reads: Old-Time Blackfoot In…
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Pictures and stories. There are four named pictures: Mike Oka, Running Sun, Heavy Shield, Running Coyote. There are two framed sets of stories, one as told by Mike Oka, the other as told by Running Sun. In front of the wall display is a plaque. Caption on display plaque reads: Old-Time Blackfoot Indians Whose life stories tell of Indian wars before the Police came in 1874. These parties travelled on foot, expecting to return with enemy horses. They were a proud, independent people who withstood the fur companies and the first whites until the coming of the brigandage of the whiskey trade, which murder and robbery caused the formation of the first Mounted Police. The Blackfoot appreciated the Polices' efforts on their behalf and refused to join Sitting Bull's 4000 victorious Sioux warriors after the massacre on Little Bighorn. Sitting Bull's intentions were to wipe out the American Cavalry and later the entire western white supremacy. Crowfoot's friendship and trust in Col. Jas. F. MacLeod was the means of avoiding what might have been the major Indian War of Western History.
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20061045110
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045111
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Pictures and stories. There are four named pictures: Eagle Arrow, Striped Wolf, Calf Robe, Eagle Child. There are two framed sets of stories, one as told by Eagle Arrow, the other as told by Running Coyote. In front of the wall display is a plaque. Caption on display plaque reads: This fine collect…
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Pictures and stories. There are four named pictures: Eagle Arrow, Striped Wolf, Calf Robe, Eagle Child. There are two framed sets of stories, one as told by Eagle Arrow, the other as told by Running Coyote. In front of the wall display is a plaque. Caption on display plaque reads: This fine collection of old Indian photographs courtesy of Cannon Middleto, Fort Macleod.
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Accession No.
20061045111
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045112
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Picture of Crowfoot, chief. Circa 1890-1891.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Picture of Crowfoot, chief. Circa 1890-1891.
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20061045112
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045113
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Picture painted on stetched hide of Chief Shot-Both-Sides. 1913-1956. (Blood Chief) Courtesy E.R. McFarland. Three other pictures on the wall around it- On the left: Chief Joe Crow Shoe, Commissioner C. Rivett Carnac, and Chief John Yellow Horn. [date indeciferable]. On the right -top: Superintenda…
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Picture painted on stetched hide of Chief Shot-Both-Sides. 1913-1956. (Blood Chief) Courtesy E.R. McFarland. Three other pictures on the wall around it- On the left: Chief Joe Crow Shoe, Commissioner C. Rivett Carnac, and Chief John Yellow Horn. [date indeciferable]. On the right -top: Superintendant Cruickshank, Commissioner C. Rivett Carnac, Chief John Yellow Horn (Peigan), Chief Joe Crow Shoe (Blood), Assistant Commissioner [something] McLellan, and Inspector [B.]A. Young. Aug 8, 1959. Bottom: Unveiling the plaque by Honorable Davie Fulton, Minister of Justice. Aug 8, 1959.
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20061045113
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045114
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Display of goods and clothing in diorama setting with Native cotumes on manequins.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Display of goods and clothing in diorama setting with Native cotumes on manequins.
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20061045114
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045115
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Display of goods and clothing in diorama setting with Native cotumes on manequins.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Display of goods and clothing in diorama setting with Native cotumes on manequins.
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20061045115
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045116
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Display of tack and saddles.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Display of tack and saddles.
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20061045116
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045117
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Red River cart.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Red River cart.
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20061045117
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045118
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Wicker chair originally owned by Col. James F. MacLeod, donated by K. Hurlbert. Old Winchester carbine, 1873 model and saddle case, donated by G.R. Currie, Blairmore.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Wicker chair originally owned by Col. James F. MacLeod, donated by K. Hurlbert. Old Winchester carbine, 1873 model and saddle case, donated by G.R. Currie, Blairmore.
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20061045118
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/descriptions88261
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045119
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Diorama display of RNWMP uniforms on manequins.
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Diorama display of RNWMP uniforms on manequins.
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Public Access
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20061045119
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Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

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Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045120
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
1888 Map of Dominion of Canada, showing Mounted Police Stations and Patrols throughout the North West Territories, with references for cartographic notations.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
1888 Map of Dominion of Canada, showing Mounted Police Stations and Patrols throughout the North West Territories, with references for cartographic notations.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20061045120
Collection
Archive
Images
Less detail

Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/descriptions88265
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045121
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Caption on picture reads: North West Mounted Police - The First Three Men to enroll in the Force: 1- Arthur H. Griesbach 2- Percy R. Neale 3- Samuel B. Steele
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Caption on picture reads: North West Mounted Police - The First Three Men to enroll in the Force: 1- Arthur H. Griesbach 2- Percy R. Neale 3- Samuel B. Steele
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20061045121
Collection
Archive
Images
Less detail

Fort Macleod, museum exhibit, date unknown.

https://collections.galtmuseum.com/en/permalink/descriptions88267
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20061045122
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Caption on picture reads: Commissioner J.F.Macleod
  1 image  
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
1962-1970
Description Level
Item
Creator
Isreal C. Shank
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Compiled by Inspector I.C. Shank. Isreal Shank was born in Athabasca in 1911, the eldest of 15 children born to Eddie Jedeon Shank and Rosana Goulet. He attended the Olds School of Agriculture from 1928-1930 and worked at the Dominion Experimental Sub-station, Beaverlodge. He joined the RCMP in 1934 and retired in 1969 as a Chief-Superintendent. Mr. Shank died in 2006.
Scope and Content
Caption on picture reads: Commissioner J.F.Macleod
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20061045122
Collection
Archive
Images
Less detail

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