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Canadian Irrigation Surveys Division A 1895 : Plan shewing preliminary location Bow River irrigation canal and lands irrigable thereform in Tps. 22, 23, 24, 25, Rgs. 27, 28, 29 W.4th Mer.

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212017
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 74 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Township 22-25 and Range 27-29 West of Fourth Meridian Shows location of: Bow River, Banister Ditch, Hull Ditch, Ricardo and Bevan Ditch, Pine Creek, Canadian Pacific Railway, Proposed Reservoirs, Main Canal, Alternate Route and intake locations. Also shows section numbers and benchma…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 74 x 61 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Township 22-25 and Range 27-29 West of Fourth Meridian Shows location of: Bow River, Banister Ditch, Hull Ditch, Ricardo and Bevan Ditch, Pine Creek, Canadian Pacific Railway, Proposed Reservoirs, Main Canal, Alternate Route and intake locations. Also shows section numbers and benchmark elevations. Irrigable Area is shown shaded in blue hatching.
Notes
Scale 0 Chs.-1 Inch Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior Signed by: J.S. Dennis D.L.S March? 26th 1896 This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895 = Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985 (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys reservoir site C on stream flowing to Jumpingpound Creek

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212002
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 22 x 29 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 24, Rge. 7, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam. Section numbers are also shown on map. There is an indication of the Height of Land Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'C' ... 1950 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 3 in a red circle. Note:…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 22 x 29 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 24, Rge. 7, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam. Section numbers are also shown on map. There is an indication of the Height of Land Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'C' ... 1950 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 3 in a red circle. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys reservoir sites A and B Jumpingpound Creek

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212001
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 56 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 24, Rge. 7, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Waggon Road, Back Trail, Irrigation Ditch and "Old Buck" Signal. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Muskeg Valley, Timbered Bench and Open Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'A' ... 6400 ac.ft.…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 56 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 24, Rge. 7, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Waggon Road, Back Trail, Irrigation Ditch and "Old Buck" Signal. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Muskeg Valley, Timbered Bench and Open Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'A' ... 6400 ac.ft.; Estimated capacity of Site 'B' ... 1150 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by two red circles. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of method of diverting water from Elbow River to north branch of Fish Creek

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212010
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 56 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Range 4 and Township 22-23 W 5th M Shows location of: Suitable Point for Dam, "Fish Creek Hill" Signal, "Big Meadow" Camera Station, Deserted Shack, Elbow River, North Branch of Fish Creek, Springs, High Water Canal of North Branch of Fish Creek, Hay Corral, Hay Trail and Morley Pack T…
Material Type
Map
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 56 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Range 4 and Township 22-23 W 5th M Shows location of: Suitable Point for Dam, "Fish Creek Hill" Signal, "Big Meadow" Camera Station, Deserted Shack, Elbow River, North Branch of Fish Creek, Springs, High Water Canal of North Branch of Fish Creek, Hay Corral, Hay Trail and Morley Pack Trail. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Sarcee Indian Reserve, Timbered Bench, Low Timbered Bench and Big Meadow Reference: Proposed route for diversion; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 17 in two red circles. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Scale of Chains From surveys by A. O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of reservoir site D on Canon Branch of Elbow River

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212003
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 46 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 6, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, "Prairie Creek" Signal, Prairie Creek, Pack Trail, Sulphur Cr., Canon Branch and Elbow River. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Basin, Timbered Bench and Broken Rapids Reference: Estimated capaci…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 46 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 6, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, "Prairie Creek" Signal, Prairie Creek, Pack Trail, Sulphur Cr., Canon Branch and Elbow River. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Basin, Timbered Bench and Broken Rapids Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'D' ... 4,000 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 15 in two red circles. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of reservoir site E on Elbow River

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212004
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 34 x 29 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 6, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Pack Trail and Elbow River. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Timbered Flat and River Flat (partly timbered) Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'E' ... 25,500 ac.ft. Note: Approximate elevati…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 34 x 29 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 6, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Pack Trail and Elbow River. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Timbered Flat and River Flat (partly timbered) Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'E' ... 25,500 ac.ft. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of reservoir site F on Fisher Branch of Elbow River

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212005
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 32 x 27 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 21, Rge. 7, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, "Southerly Twin" Signal, Fisher Branch of Elbow River and Canon. Section numbers are also shown on map. Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'F' ... 3,550 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 11 in …
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 32 x 27 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 21, Rge. 7, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, "Southerly Twin" Signal, Fisher Branch of Elbow River and Canon. Section numbers are also shown on map. Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'F' ... 3,550 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 11 in a red circle. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of reservoir site G on south branch of Fish Creek

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212006
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 31 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 4, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, "Evans" Signal, Evans Ho., Widow Evans' House, Camera Station, Pond, Waggon Trail and Stream Flowing to North Branch of Fish Creek . Section numbers are also shown on map. Indicates Approximate Water Line Reference: Estima…
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Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 31 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 4, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, "Evans" Signal, Evans Ho., Widow Evans' House, Camera Station, Pond, Waggon Trail and Stream Flowing to North Branch of Fish Creek . Section numbers are also shown on map. Indicates Approximate Water Line Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'G' ... 6100 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 19 in a red circle. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of reservoir site H on south branch of Fish Creek

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212007
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 28 x 43 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 5, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Camera Station, Retaining Wall and South Branch of Fish Creek . Section numbers are also shown on map. Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'H' ... 7680 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 20 in a …
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 28 x 43 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 22, Rge. 5, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Camera Station, Retaining Wall and South Branch of Fish Creek . Section numbers are also shown on map. Reference: Estimated capacity of Site 'H' ... 7680 ac.ft.; Points where streams were gauged shown by the number 20 in a red circle. Note: Approximate elevations are in feet above sea level - shown in red.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian irrigation surveys : Sketch of reservoir site K on south branch of Sheep River

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212008
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 26 x 26 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 19, Rge. 5, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Camera Station, Waggon Trail to Lineham's and South Branch of Sheep River. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Upper Camp, Open Bench, Timbered Bench and Thickly Timbered Bench Reference: Points wh…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 26 x 26 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Tp. 19, Rge. 5, W.5th M. Shows location of: Location for Dam, Camera Station, Waggon Trail to Lineham's and South Branch of Sheep River. Section numbers are also shown on map. Shows areas entitled: Upper Camp, Open Bench, Timbered Bench and Thickly Timbered Bench Reference: Points where streams were gauged shown by numbers in a red circle.
Notes
Includes Scale of Chains From surveys by A.O. Wheeler in 1895 Photo-lithographed at The Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English)
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Canadian Irrigation Surveys : Sketch showing proposed locaton of Saskatchewan Irrigation Canal

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Date Range
1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212016
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 56 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Township 9-27 and Range 9 West of Third Initial Meridian to Range 13 West of Second Meridian Shows location of: cities, towns, railways, lakes, rivers, creeks, hills and reservation. Also shows location of the "Phone Line" Location of proposed canel shown in red.
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1896
Physical Description
1 map : photolithograph ; 43 x 56 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan - Canadian?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Township 9-27 and Range 9 West of Third Initial Meridian to Range 13 West of Second Meridian Shows location of: cities, towns, railways, lakes, rivers, creeks, hills and reservation. Also shows location of the "Phone Line" Location of proposed canel shown in red.
Notes
Scale 12 1/2 miles to an inch Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895 = Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985 (Maps are in English)
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Contour Plan : Showing proposed system of irrigation on the southwest portion of SW1/4 13-24-1.W.5

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736211004
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 57 x 77 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Southwest portion of SW1/4 13-24-1.W.5 Note contains symbols for: Main ditch, primary ditches, secondary ditches and furrows
Material Type
Map
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 57 x 77 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Southwest portion of SW1/4 13-24-1.W.5 Note contains symbols for: Main ditch, primary ditches, secondary ditches and furrows
Notes
Scale 100 ft = 1 inch This map along with 5 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Department of the Interior. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1894 which originally was part of the "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1895".
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Map to illustrate system of Canadian Irrigation Surveys

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736211001
Physical Description
1 map : photocopy ; 45 x 41 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Rocky Mountains to Milk River (Range 8 W5thM to Range 9 W4thM) and U.S. Border to Knee-Hill Creek Shows areas entitled: Blood Indian Reserve; Stony I. R.; Sarcee I.R.; Blackfeet Indian Reserve; Peigan Ind. Reserve; Bow River Coal District Shows location of: Towns, cities, mountains, …
Material Type
Map
Physical Description
1 map : photocopy ; 45 x 41 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Rocky Mountains to Milk River (Range 8 W5thM to Range 9 W4thM) and U.S. Border to Knee-Hill Creek Shows areas entitled: Blood Indian Reserve; Stony I. R.; Sarcee I.R.; Blackfeet Indian Reserve; Peigan Ind. Reserve; Bow River Coal District Shows location of: Towns, cities, mountains, passes, hills, coulees, ridges, buttes, railways, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches included), range numbers, fifth meridian line Land system surveys in black Lines upon which levels are run shown in red Points where streams are cross-sectioned show thus (red circle) Points where permanent Bench Marcks are placed are shewn thus (red diamond) Identical copy of this map at: 19736174000
Notes
This map along with 5 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Department of the Interior. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1894 which originally was part of the "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1895".
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Preliminary map of a portion of the district of Alberta showing canadian irrigation surveys during 1894 : Sheet No. 1

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Date Range
1894-1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212009
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 76 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settl…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1894-1896
Creator
Department of the Interior Topographical Surveys Branch
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 76 x 61 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settlement; Sarcee Indian Reserve; Blackfoot Indian Reserve Shows location of: Radnor, Millward, Kananaskis, Morley, Mitford, Cochrane, Jumping Pond, Springbank, Priddis, Millarville, Lineham, Tindastoll, Penhold, Innisfail, Bowden, Olds, Didsbury, Carstairs, Crossfield, Airdrie, Beddington, Calgary, Midnapore, Shepard, Pine Creek, Harrisboro, Davisburg, DeWinton, Grierson, Panima, Brice, Dewdney, High River, Edwell, Kneehill Valley, Langdon, Cheadle, Strathmore, Dunbow, Gladys, Namaka, Strangmuir, Agency, railways, coulees, reservoirs, canals, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches included), township and range numbers, fifth meridian line References includes: Lines levelled over, profiles of which are on record; permanent bench marks; points where gauge rods have been placed; points where streams were gauged; canals and ditches constructed; canals and ditches located; canals and ditches projected; surveyed puplic (public) highways; trails. Includes a Schedule of Bench Mark Elevations, which are marked in red on map. Contains an indication in red that: Eastern Slope of the Rocky Mountains and foot-hill country to be mapped from future phototopographical Surveys
Notes
Scale 4 miles to an inch Compiled and drawn from Irrigation and Dominion Lands Surveys by Arthur. O. Wheeler. D.L.S Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior Revised to 1st May 1896 This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English) Similar map at 19736211005
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Preliminary map of a portion of the district of Alberta showing canadian irrigation surveys during 1894 : Sheet No. 1

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Date Range
1894
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736211005
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 81 x 62 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settl…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1894
Creator
Department of the Interior Topographical Surveys Branch
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 81 x 62 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: High River to Penhold and Rocky Mountain Park to Blackfoot Indian Reserve (Range 8 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 24 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 19 to Township 36) Shows areas entitled: Foot-hill Country (in red ink); Rocky Mt. Park; Stony Indian Reserve; Morleyville Settlement; Sarcee Indian Reserve; Blackfoot Indian Reserve Shows location of: Radnor, Millward, Kananaskis, Morley, Mitford, Cochrane, Jumping Pond, Springbank, Priddis, Millarville, Lineham, Tindastoll, Penhold, Innisfail, Bowden, Olds, Didsbury, Carstairs, Crossfield, Airdrie, Beddington, Calgary, Midnapore, Shepard, Pine Creek, Harrisboro, Davisburg, DeWinton, Grierson, Panima, Brice, Dewdney, High River, Edwell, Kneehill Valley, Langdon, Cheadle, Strathmore, Dunbow, Gladys, Namaka, Strangmuir, Agency, railways, coulees, reservoirs, canals, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches included), township and range numbers, fifth meridian line References includes: Lines levelled over, profiles of which are on record; permanent bench marks; points where streams were gauged; canals and ditches constructed; canals and ditches projected; surveyed puplic (public) highways; trails. Includes bench mark elevations, which are marked in red on map. Contains an indication in red that: Eastern Slope of the Rocky Mountains and foot-hill country to be mapped from future phototopographical Surveys
Notes
Scale 4 miles to an inch Compiled and drawn from Irrigation and Dominion Lands Surveys by Arthur. O. Wheeler. D.L.S assisted by Jas H. Ridgeway Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior This map along with 5 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Department of the Interior. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1894 which originally was part of the "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1895". Similar map at 19736212009
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Preliminary map of a portion of the district of Alberta showing canadian irrigation surveys during 1894 : Sheet No. 2

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Date Range
1894-1896
Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736212011
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 78 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: International Border to High River and Pekisko to Chincoulee Lake (Range 2 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 18 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 1 to Township 18) Shows areas entitled: Peigan Indian Reserve, Peigan Timber Reserve, Blood Indian Reserve and Blood Timber Reserve Sho…
Material Type
Map
Date Range
1894-1896
Creator
Department of the Interior Topographical Surveys Branch
Physical Description
1 map : ms., photolithograph ; 78 x 61 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: International Border to High River and Pekisko to Chincoulee Lake (Range 2 West of the 5th Meridian to Range 18 West of the 4th Meridian and Township 1 to Township 18) Shows areas entitled: Peigan Indian Reserve, Peigan Timber Reserve, Blood Indian Reserve and Blood Timber Reserve Shows location of: Pekisko, High River, Cayley, Nanton, Lyndon, New Oxley, Pincer Creek (Pincher Creek), Fishburn, Yarrow, Stavely, Claresholm, Leavings, Macleod, Mountain View, Ft. Kipp, Slide-out, Stand-off, Cardston, Colles, Lethbridge, Whoop-up, Sterling, NWMP Res., Agency, railways, coulees, reservoirs, lakes, creeks, brooks and rivers (branches and forks included) References includes: Lines levelled over, profiles of which are on record; permanent bench marks; points were guage rods have been placed; points where streams were gauged; canals and ditches constructed; canals and ditches located: canals and ditches projected; surveyed puplic (public) highways; trails. Includes a Schedule of Bench Mark Elevations, which are marked in red on map. Contains an indication in red that, "Eastern Slope of the Rocky Mountains and foot-hill country to be mapped from future phototopographical Surveys" and "Porcupine Hills to be mapped from future photographical Surveys".
Notes
Scale 4 miles to an inch Compiled and drawn from Irrigation and Dominion Lands Surveys by Arthur. O. Wheeler. D.L.S Photo-lithographed at the Lithographic Office of the Department of the Interior Revised to 1st May 1896 This map along with 17 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: "Rapport Annuel du Departement de L'Interieur pour 1896. Cartes qui accompagnent le Rapport sur les explorations d'irrigation canadiennes, 1895" = "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for 1896. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1985" (Maps are in English) Similar map at 19736211006
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19736212011
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Sketch showing the proposed method of diverting the water of the Red Deer rivers into the Rosebud River : Irrigation Surveys Division A

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736211003
Physical Description
1 map : photocopy ; 53 x 43 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Range 1-5 and Township 31-35
Material Type
Map
Physical Description
1 map : photocopy ; 53 x 43 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Range 1-5 and Township 31-35
Notes
Scale 2 miles 1 inch Exploration by T.D. Green D.L.S. and R.R. Bruce C.E. Note includes: "The elevations given are from Barometric Readings." and "The datum at Olds is from the C and E. Profile." Watermark reads:"Silverburn Linen" This map along with 5 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Department of the Interior. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1894 which originally was part of the "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1895".
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Sketch showing the proposed method of diverting water from Elbow River into the N. Fork of Fish Creek - Division A

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Material Type
Map
Accession No.
19736211002
Physical Description
1 map : ms. ; 43 x 56 cm
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Range 5-3 W 5th M and Township 22-24 Note includes: "At the point A there is a well defined valley running from Fish Creek to the Elbow River the height of land between the two streams being about 50ft.(Bar) above the Elbow, the fall in the latter stream is about 51ft per mile and a di…
Material Type
Map
Physical Description
1 map : ms. ; 43 x 56 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Albertan?
Scope and Content
Boundaries: Range 5-3 W 5th M and Township 22-24 Note includes: "At the point A there is a well defined valley running from Fish Creek to the Elbow River the height of land between the two streams being about 50ft.(Bar) above the Elbow, the fall in the latter stream is about 51ft per mile and a ditch from B to A will deliver all surplus water in Fish Creek. The banks between these points are good and there is no serious obstacle to be encountered in constructing such a ditch."
Notes
Scale 1 mile = 1 inch This map along with 5 other maps is contained within an envelope entitled: Department of the Interior. Maps to accompany Report on Canadian Irrigation Surveys, 1894 which originally was part of the "Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1895".
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19736211002
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Somerville Film Collection: Florida Highlights Yy

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Date Range
1965
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19911043044
Scope and Content
44 Florida Yy, 19 minutes 56 Secs. Shot Log Attached. Re-edited, re-spliced, re-sounded, scene re-distributed between folms XX and YY and commentary added, all in December 1977 and striped "Florida Highlights" 4/5/65 Sign "Budweiser Welcomes You, etc." 25/3/65 Sign "Busch Gardens" CU 25/3/65 Escal…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1965
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Somerville, Archibald Lawrence H "Laurie" (30 August 1898 - 1990?).
See P19911043001 For Information About The Donor.
Scope and Content
44 Florida Yy, 19 minutes 56 Secs. Shot Log Attached. Re-edited, re-spliced, re-sounded, scene re-distributed between folms XX and YY and commentary added, all in December 1977 and striped "Florida Highlights" 4/5/65 Sign "Budweiser Welcomes You, etc." 25/3/65 Sign "Busch Gardens" CU 25/3/65 Escalator for tourists 1/4/65 Penguins around statue or something 1/4/65 Penguins around statue or something CU 25/3/65 Pelicans 25/3/65 Pelicans 1/4/65 Flamingos 25/3/65 White swan 25/3/65 Macaw on tree 25/3/65 Two macaws on tree 25/3/65 Two macaws on a bench 25/3/65 Elephants 1/4/65 Poetry sign 1/4/65 Water scene 25/3/65 Fountains 25/3/65 Outside view of Aguatarium 3/4/65 Sign "Aquatarium" 25/4/65 Dog towed by porpoise 3/4/65 Porpoise 3/4/65 St. Petersburg from the Aquatarium 3/4/65 Whale 3/4/65 Porpoise jumping 3/4/65 Whale 3/4/65 In tank, Sea Hermit Crab 3/4/65 In tank, L on Fish 3/4/65 In tank, Fish 3/4/65 In tank, Fish 3/4/65 In tank, Sea Horse 3/4/65 In tank, fish 3/4/65 Sign "Sarasota Jungle Garden" 26/3/65 Jungle growth 26/3/65 Macaw 26/3/65 Jungle growth 26/3/65 Alligator 26/3/65 Hisbiscus flower 26/3/65 Jungle growth 26/3/65 Marg with macaw on her arm 26/3/65 Head of a macaw 26/3/65 Jungle park area 26/3/65 Top of Royal Palm 26/3/65 Flamingos 26/3/65 Waterfall in flamingo area 26/3/65 Flamingos walking 26/3/65 Bamboo tree and Marg 26/3/65 Grapefruit tree and grapefruit CU 26/3/65 Peacock 26/3/65 Minah bird in cage 26/3/65 Croton plant or bush 26/3/65 Bananas, zoom in 26/3/65 Sign on building "Circus Hall of Fame" 12/4/65 Sign "Winter Quarters Clyde Bros Circus" 12/4/65 Man on sway pole 12/4/65 "Ringlings Residence and Museum" 21/4/65 Exterior shots of residence 12/4/65 Shots of residence grounds 12/4/65 Interior shots of residence (from postcards) 24/5/65 Exterior shots of museum 12/4/65 On causeway enroute to Cypress Gardens 5/4/65 Sign "Cypress Gardens" 5/4/65 Buildings 5/4/65 Crowds 5/4/65 Knees of Cypress trees 5/4/65 Shots from a boat trip in gardens 5/4/65 Orchids 5/4/65 Girl in an old fashioned costume 5/4/65 Gardens 5/4/65 Bird 5/4/65 Garden 5/4/65 Water skiers 5/4/65 Kiteman 5/4/65 Skiers 5/4/65 Kiteman CU 5/4/65 Skiers posing CU 5/4/65 Air Canada DC8 leaving Tampa 14/4/65 Shot from plane over USA 14/4/65 Ice on Lake Erie from plane 14/4/65 Clouds from plane over Canada 14/4/65 Passengers deplaning at Lethbridge 22/4/65 "End"
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19911043044
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Somerville Film Collection: Nature Qk

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Date Range
1940-1966
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
19911043018
Scope and Content
2 8mm black and white Films. .18 Nature Qk, 24 minutes 29 Sec. Shot Log Attached. Re-edited 21/1/67 Re-edited and striped Nov. 1977 "Nature" Petunias, rear 1312 3/9/55 Bear Grass, Many Glacier Park 7/7/63 Rose bud 9/11/64 Worm lawn rear 1312 3/9/55 Water beetle 9/5/59 Bee coming out of cooling 22/5…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1940-1966
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
Somerville, Archibald Lawrence H "Laurie" (30 August 1898 - 1990?).
See P19911043001 For Information About The Donor.
Scope and Content
2 8mm black and white Films.
.18 Nature Qk, 24 minutes 29 Sec. Shot Log Attached. Re-edited 21/1/67 Re-edited and striped Nov. 1977 "Nature" Petunias, rear 1312 3/9/55 Bear Grass, Many Glacier Park 7/7/63 Rose bud 9/11/64 Worm lawn rear 1312 3/9/55 Water beetle 9/5/59 Bee coming out of cooling 22/5/61 Gold fish in bowl DOT office muskrat in Old Man River flood 10/6/64 Flamingos, Stanley Park 22/5/57 Gull, Beaconhill Park, Victoria 13/10/57 Waxwings, rear 1312 4/1/59 Waxwings, rear 1312 19/12/63 Robin on fence, rear 1312 Robin on lawn, rear 1312 21/5/61 Robin on lawn, rear 1312 22/5/61 "Mimosa Plant" 30/8/60 Mimosa flower 3/9/60 "Night" 24/8/60 Mimosa flower closed 3/9/60 "Touch It" 24/8/60 Mimosa leaf folding up 3/9/60 "Watch It" 24/8/60 Mimosa leaf opening up 3/9/60 Penguins, Stanley Park 22/5/57 Ant Eater, Stanley Park 22/5/57 Monkey and young, Stanley Park 22/5/57 Frog 1/7/59 Salamandar 12/10/59 "I Am a Moth" 11/66 Cecropia Moth 6/63 Ants and honey, rear 1312 18/7/64 "I was Borned" 11/66 Praying Mantis oothecea 2/3/60 Praying Mantis emerging 28/3/60 Praying Mantis out 29/3/60 "Life of a Gutworm" 17/10/64 Cutworm eating leaf 17/10/64 Cutworm moving about 17/10/64 Cutworm among leaves 17/10/64 Cutworm regurgitating liquid 17/10/64 Cutworm in torment 17/10/64 Cutworm trying to climb 17/10/64 Cutworm exuding a dark liquid 17/10/64 Cutworm starting to change 17/10/64 Cutworm forming a covering, darkening & developing 17/10/64 Cutworm empty sac and moth 17/10/64 Cutworm moth 8/11/64 Fly 6/11/64 Head of a Grasshopper 17 to 24 Grasshopper moving around 9/64 Elk, Banff 2/8/58 Gopher, South of Mountain View Cemtry, Leth 2/7/62 Sheep on Cameron Lake road, Waterton 9/9/61 Moose, Cameron Lake, Waterton 9/9/61 Mountain goats, waterton 1/6/58 Buffalo, Waterton 9/9/61 Young hawks nest, Hudsons 19/5/63 Birds bathing in pool, rear 1312 21/9/63 Birds bathing in pool rear 1312 29/9/63 Birds bathing in pool rear 1312 6/10/63 "Black widow" Black Widow and cricket 1/11/57 Black widow Black widow and cricket Black widow and cricket leg Black widow tieing up cricket Black widow running around, meets cricket & retreats Black widow toying with a fly Cricket running around 27/11/57 Black widow tieing up fly 1/11/57 Fly running around Black widow capturing a fly 27/11/57 "End"
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