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Rasmussen children playing in the Oldman River

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Date Range
1930s
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031095
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
L to R: Unidentified, Bettie Rasmussen, and Bill Rasmussen play in the Oldman River down in the Riverbottom.
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Date Range
1930s
Description Level
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Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
L to R: Unidentified, Bettie Rasmussen, and Bill Rasmussen play in the Oldman River down in the Riverbottom.
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20191031095
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Portrait of Bill Rasmussen

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Date Range
1936
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031096
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Portrait of Bill Rasmussen taken in the Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1936
Description Level
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Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Portrait of Bill Rasmussen taken in the Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031096
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Ted Cuell posing with his dog Rex

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Date Range
1948
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031097
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Edward (Ted) Winston Cuell and his dog Rex in the front yard of the Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1948
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Edward (Ted) Winston Cuell was the eighth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born January 1, 1942 and later he married Joann Williams.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Edward (Ted) Winston Cuell and his dog Rex in the front yard of the Cuell family home at 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031097
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Walter Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1948
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031098
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Walter Langrish Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1948
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Walter Langrish Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031098
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Walter Cuell standing in the the bayard of 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1932
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031098
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Walter Langrish Cuell standing in the the bayard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1932
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Walter Langrish Cuell standing in the the bayard of 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031098
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Bob and Walter Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1933
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031099
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell and Walter Langrish Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1933
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell was the third child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 5, 1929 and later married Georgia Chugg. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell and Walter Langrish Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031099
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Walter and Richard Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1936
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031100
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Walter Langrish Cuell and Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1936
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017. Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell was the fifth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born September 5, 1934 and later married Shirley Wentz. Richie Cuell died in 2019.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Walter Langrish Cuell and Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell standing in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031100
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Barry Cuell sitting and playing with kittens in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1938
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031101
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Barry John Cuell sitting and playing with kittens in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1938
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Barry John Cuell was the seventh child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He and his twin sister, Barbara Ann Cuell, were born July 13, 1938 and later he married Elaine Harker.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Barry John Cuell sitting and playing with kittens in the the backyard of 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031101
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Richard Cuell sitting on the back porch of 316 - 15 street south

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Date Range
1934
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031102
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell on the back porch of 316 - 15 street south.
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Date Range
1934
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell was the fifth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born September 5, 1934 and later married Shirley Wentz. Richie Cuell died in 2019.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell on the back porch of 316 - 15 street south.
Accession No.
20191031102
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George and Dorothy Cuell sitting on their tricycles in front of 916 - 7 street A south

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Date Range
1930
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031103
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
L to R: Unidentifed, Dorothy Cuell, and George Cuell sitting on their tricycles in front of 916 - 7 street A south
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Date Range
1930
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. George Arthur Cuell was the first child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born in 1926 and died in 1930. Dorothy Cecile Cuell was the second child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. She was born November 8, 1927 and later married Donald Fox.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
L to R: Unidentifed, Dorothy Cuell, and George Cuell sitting on their tricycles in front of 916 - 7 street A south
Accession No.
20191031103
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George Cuell and Unidentified child playing in the snow in front of 916 - 7 street A south

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Date Range
1929
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031104
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
George Cuell and Unidentified child playing in the snow in front of 916 - 7 street A south.
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Date Range
1929
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. George Arthur Cuell was the first child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born in 1926 and died in 1930.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
George Cuell and Unidentified child playing in the snow in front of 916 - 7 street A south.
Accession No.
20191031104
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Cuell children sitting in the backyard of unidentified house

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Date Range
1937
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031105
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
L to R: Bob Cuell, Richie Cuell, Dorothy Cuell, and Walter Cuell sitting in in the backyard of an unidentifed house.
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Date Range
1937
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Dorothy Cecile Cuell was the second child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. She was born November 8, 1927 and later married Donald Fox. Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell was the third child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 5, 1929 and later married Georgia Chugg. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017. Richard (Richie) Charles Cuell was the fifth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born September 5, 1934 and later married Shirley Wentz. Richie Cuell died in 2019.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
L to R: Bob Cuell, Richie Cuell, Dorothy Cuell, and Walter Cuell sitting in in the backyard of an unidentifed house.
Accession No.
20191031105
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Cuell children sitting with their mother, Violet

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Date Range
1934
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031106
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
L to R: Bob Cuell, Violet (Beaton) Cuell, Walter Cuell, and Dorothy Cuell sitting in Henderson Lake park.
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Date Range
1934
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos. Violet Ann (Beaton) Cuell (1900-1992) was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and immigrated to Lethbridge with her mother and siblings in 1912 to join her father who had come over in 1906. She worked a clerk with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in Lethbridge before her marriage to Cecil Cuell in 1925. Dorothy Cecile Cuell was the second child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. She was born November 8, 1927 and later married Donald Fox. Robert (Bob) Frederick Cuell was the third child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 5, 1929 and later married Georgia Chugg. Walter Langrish Cuell was the fourth child of Cecil and Violet Cuell. He was born June 13, 1931 and later married Suzanne Biron. Walter Cuell died in 2017.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
L to R: Bob Cuell, Violet (Beaton) Cuell, Walter Cuell, and Dorothy Cuell sitting in Henderson Lake park.
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20191031106
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Car in funeral procession in honour of King George V

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Date Range
1936
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031076
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Union Jack flag at half mast while a car drives past mourners honouring the passing of King George V. Location unknown.
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Date Range
1936
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Union Jack flag at half mast while a car drives past mourners honouring the passing of King George V. Location unknown.
Accession No.
20191031076
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Unidentified crowd standing on a hill

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Date Range
1936
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031077
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
Unidentified building shadowed in the background. Location unknown. Photo looks to be taken at the same time as 20191031076.
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Date Range
1936
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Unidentified building shadowed in the background. Location unknown. Photo looks to be taken at the same time as 20191031076.
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20191031077
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Violet Cuell and Evelyn Fockard pose beside sign for Lake Louise

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Date Range
1925
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031078
Physical Description
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Scope and Content
Violet Cuell and Evelyn Fockard pose beside sign for Lake Louise and Lakes in the Clouds.
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Date Range
1925
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Violet Cuell and Evelyn Fockard pose beside sign for Lake Louise and Lakes in the Clouds.
Accession No.
20191031078
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Border marker located in Banff National Park

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Date Range
1925
Description Level
Item
Accession No.
20191031079
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
Border Marker 1B that marks the border between British Columbia and Alberta. The marker can be found in Banff National Park. This marker shows the Alberta side of the border.
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Date Range
1925
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Border Marker 1B that marks the border between British Columbia and Alberta. The marker can be found in Banff National Park. This marker shows the Alberta side of the border.
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20191031079
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Date Range
1925
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20191031080
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While Violet and Cecil were on their honeymoon in Lake Louise, Cecil took this photo of a log cabin.
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Date Range
1925
Description Level
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Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
While Violet and Cecil were on their honeymoon in Lake Louise, Cecil took this photo of a log cabin.
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20191031080
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Trans Canada Air Van in a parade

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Date Range
1930-1940
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031081
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
Trans Canada Air Van in a parade, possibly a war bond or victory parade.
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Date Range
1930-1940
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Trans Canada Air Van in a parade, possibly a war bond or victory parade.
Accession No.
20191031081
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Close up of Super Locomotive Engine number 3001

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Date Range
1920
Description Level
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Accession No.
20191031083
Physical Description
bw negative
Scope and Content
Locomotive engine with the number 3001 written on the side. This Super Engine was part of a train exhibition at the CPR station. The 9th street bridge can be seen in the background.
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Date Range
1920
Description Level
Item
Creator
Cecil Cuell
Physical Description
bw negative
History / Biographical
Cecil Thomas Arthur Cuell (1899-1982) born Portsmouth England. Immigrated to Canada with family 1913. Settled first in Calgary where he apprenticed with the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) Ogden Shops as an electrician. Moved to Lethbridge in 1922 and married Violet Ann Beaton on September 2, 1925. They had 8 children including a set of twins. Cuell was an electrician at the Government Elevator in Lethbridge when it was built in 1930 until he retired in 1964. He was an amateur photographer who developed and processed his own film in his home darkroom. Cuell like to experiment with flash powder and various chemicals to produce different colours and special effects on his photos.
Custodial History
Photographed by Cecil Cuell and kept in Cuell family.
Scope and Content
Locomotive engine with the number 3001 written on the side. This Super Engine was part of a train exhibition at the CPR station. The 9th street bridge can be seen in the background.
Accession No.
20191031083
Collection
Archive
Images
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