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- Graphic material
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Physical description area
1808 photographs : col. print ; 13 x 8.8 cm
4915 photographs : col. negative ; 35 mm
439 photographs : b&w negative ; 35 mm
148 photographs : b&w print ; 13 x 8.8 cm
118 photographs : col. negative ; 56 x 56 mm
137 photographs : col. print ; 15 x 10 cm
74 photographs : col. print ; 8.8 x 8.8 cm
3 photographs : col. negative ; 125 x 100 mm
1 photographs : col. slide ; 35 mm
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Scope and content
Photographs including but not limited to construction of Town Hall, squatters at Jordan's Lodge, kayaking, Ski Patrol, the Pemberton rodeo, flood damage, skiing on Whistler Mountain, hang-gliding, Gelandesprung ski jump contest, competitive downhill ski races, recreational skiing, Tokum Corners, Toad Hall, windsurfing on Alta Lake, canoeing and kayaking on the River of Golden Dreams and Alta Lake, the avalauncher gun, avalanche control, the Pacific Great Eastern train, train tracks, maintenance, and during a snowstorm, fishing on Alta Lake, Gondola Barn in Creekside, chairlifts on Whistler Mountain, Roundhouse, Nancy Greene Summer Ski School, Molson World Cup Downhill 1984, landscapes of Whistler, Pemberton, Mount Currie Rodeo, salmon-smoking, and parties at Jordan's Lodge on Nita Lake.
Good (October 2011).
Small portion of prints have damage due to moisture.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by George Benjamin, Dec. 2009.
The arrangement reflects the original order.
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Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
All inquiries regarding use, reproduction, and publication should be addressed to the museum staff.
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Subject access points
- Freestyle Skiing
- Ski Patrol
- Toilet facilities
- Railroad tracks
- Rainbow Lodge
- Red Chair
- Blue Chair
- Orange Chair
- Gondola Barn
- Parking lots
- Hang gliding
- Pacific Great Eastern Railway
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Rules or conventions
RAD, July 2008 version. Canadian Council of Archives.
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Dates of creation, revision and deletion
Revised November 2016.