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Brooks fonds

  • WA_2013_026
  • Fonds
  • 1922-2003

Photographs of Vancouver to Calgary by rail, ski mountaineering with Mt. Norquay Ski Camp, Camp Garibaldi (at Garibaldi Lake), Alpine Club of Canada camp, camping, female mountaineers, hiking, mountaineering, summit cairn of Castle Towers, Black Tusk, Emmie Brooks, Eric Brooks, snowshoeing, the Rocky Mountains, Selkirks, a glacier, Garibaldi Park, Guard Mountain, The Table, Peru, California, and Yellowstone Park.

Charles E. Wills Fonds

  • WA_2016_011
  • Fonds
  • 1950-1951

Film and photographs of a hike to Black Tusk in December of 1950.

Cliff Fenner Fonds

  • FEN
  • Fonds
  • 1949-2002

Photographs and accompanying notes, correspondence, tests, and invoices taken by Clifford Fenner during his career as Park Supervisor for Garibaldi Provincial Park. Clifford was an avid outdoors explorer, a mountaineer, and a distinguished professional photographer. He was appointed Park Supervisor for Garibaldi Park early in 1953.

Dick Chambers

  • WA_2019_030
  • Fonds
  • 1950-1968

Photographs taken by Dick Chambers during the 1950s and 1960s, primarily of mountaineering trips in the Pacific Northwest and BC.

G. P. Lockhart Fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1960 - 1972

Maps of the Sea to Sky area and a book about Nancy Greene Raine.

WA_1993_018_001: A map of Garibaldi Provincial Park designed by the Department of Lands, Forests, and Water Resources, British Columbia, first edition, sheet PS - G3.

WA_1993_018_002: A map of Pemberton, BC.

WA_1993_008_004: A book about Nancy Green Raine.

This fonds record has been transferred from old FileMaker Pro records, and as such, may be missing information and may not entirely adhere to RAD.

George Bury Fonds

  • WA_2008_002
  • Fonds
  • 1939

Photographs of an exploratory trip in the mountains around Alta Lake to search for a suitable location for a ski hill. The group of four men comprised of George Bury, George Eisenschimmel, Howard Hamil (all from the Holyburn Ski Club on the North Shore) and a guide, whose name has been forgotten. They explored around Cheakamus Lake, Black Tusk, Garibaldi Lake, and the Barrier. The group were dropped off by float plane on Cheakamus Lake and exited down the Barrier. They then hiked to the rail line, where they flagged down the Pacific Great Eastern train to Squamish, and then took the boat back to Vancouver. The ski hill plans were never carried out due to the interruption of the Second World War.

Neal Carter

  • WMA_P88
  • Fonds
  • September 1923

Photographs of Neal Carter and Charles Townsend's mountaineering trip into Garibaldi Provincial Park and the Spearhead Range in September, 1923, including ascents of Wedge Mountain, Whistler Mountain, Overlord Mountain, Fissile Peak, Diavolo Peak, and Mt James Turner.

Rene Widmer

  • WA_2019_040
  • Fonds
  • 2019

Letters from Rene Widmer to Alyssa Bruijns (Head Archivist & Collections Manager, Whistler Museum & Archives) sharing stories of his time working with Cliff Fenner in the Garibaldi Provincial Park area.

Richard "Dick" Fairhurst Fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1935 - 1948

Postcards of Rainbow Lodge and Garibaldi Provincial Park, water licences, and original stories written by Richard "Dick" Fairhurst.

WA_88_25_01: Postcard of Rainbow Lodge.
WA_93_01: Black and white postcards of Garibaldi Provincial Park.
WA_988_22: Conditional Water Licence (license), Water Rights Branch Province of British Columbia (1947).
Water Licence, Department of Lands and Forests Province of British Columbia (1958).
WA_92_14: Original Stories Written by Richard Fairhurst.

This fonds record has been transferred from old FileMaker Pro records, and as such, may be missing information and may not entirely adhere to RAD.

Vicki Lawson

  • WA_2019_039
  • Fonds
  • 1920s

Postcards donated by Vicki Lawson, including a postcard depicting a mountaineering party gazing upon Black Tusk in Garibaldi Provincial Park, [possibly in the 1920s] taken by Philip Timms.