A brochure distributed by United Air Lines in 1936 giving tourists information about events and sights to see in and around Vancouver. Rainbow Lodge is listed, along with rates, as a summer destination under 'Resorts Near Vancouver, B.C.' on page 13. The brochure also includes a drawn map of the Vancouver area.
Photo album contents related to local Whistler artist, Isobel MacLaurin. Items in the file include:
001: 9.5 x 13.5 cm colour photograph showing a "B.C. Rivers Day” mural. Caption: "Presently, I'm painting another 4' x 6' mural for the Burnaby municipality. Above is (1) of (4)." 002: 9.5 x 13.5 cm colour photograph showing a mural of a grizzly bear and salmon. Caption: "One of six murals for the B.C. Institute of Technology." 003: 15 x 10.2 cm colour photograph showing a floral wall mural. Caption: "One of two floral murals at the entrance to Chateau Whistler's Wildflower Restaurant." (WA_1986_083_05_001_001_003) 004: 10.1 x 15.1 cm colour photograph showing a mural of bears at a golf course. Caption: "2 of 10 paintings Whistler Golf Club." 005: 15 x 10.1 cm colour photograph showing Isobel MacLaurin standing beside a mural of a golfer. Caption: "2 of 10 paintings Whistler Golf Club." 006: 9.5 x 13.5 cm colour photograph showing Isobel MacLaurin painting a mural of fish in a lake. Caption: "These paintings are so new, they will be on (1) Blackcomb (2) Chateau Golf Course." 007: 11.8 x 10.1 cm colour photograph showing Isobel MacLaurin holding up a painting of a golf course. Caption: "These paintings are so new, they will be on (1) Blackcomb (2) Chateau Golf Course." 008: Newspaper article, “A Prime Minister’s Christmas,” with a sketch of the Skier’s Chapel by Isobel MacLaurin. 009: Card with colour painting of the Skier’s Chapel by Isobel MacLaurin. 010: 10.2 x 15.1 cm colour photograph of people with the Skiier's Chapel in background. Marked "Pierre T. 1968." 011: Thank-you card with a drawing of Myrtle Philip c. 1919 on front (signed Isobel MacLaurin, 1987) and information about Myrtle on back. 012: Page about Isobel MacLaurin from Whistler Winter/Spring 1994 magazine.
File is a cassette tape featuring Alex Douglas talking about an average day in the life of a staff member at the Dave Murray (or possibly Toni Sailer) Summer Ski Camp, as well as a triathlon he ran in Vancouver.
A Side: Opens with discussion of windsurfing, jam-making, picking and stewing fruit. First half of "A Day in the Life at Whistler" - wake-up, breakfast at "Nasty Jack's," preparing the campers for the day, gondola/chair ride, hike up to glacier, skiing, daily tasks (salting snow, shovelling), helping campers, getting everyone off hill, afternoon activities, lunch, discipline, supper.
B Side: Second half of "A Day in the Life at Whistler" - meetings, afternoon activities (volleyball, sauna, frisbee), bedtime, counsellor meetings, dealing with difficult campers, staff duties, working airport duty, dance on last night of camp, adults' camp, movie nights, friendships made at camp. Also discusses his participation in a triathlon held in Vancouver.
Photographs of the Canadian Yachting Association Instructor Program at Jericho Beach in Vancouver. Group portrait of the instructors to be certified through the program, a man standing near a hut with life jackets, and Leanne Lamoureux standing in front of a stack of boats.
Written on verso: WA_2016_002_01_03_001: "CANADIAN YACHTING ASSOCIATION Instructor Program Jeric[h]o Beach - 3 of these instructors worked for W[histler] K[ids] W[indsurfing]" WA_2016_002_01_03_002: "Jeric[h]o Staff (not W[histler K[ids] W[indsurfing] or C[anadian] Y[achting] A[ssociation])" WA_2016_002_01_03_003: "Leanne Lamoureux - Instructor Certifier from Canadian National team member Head Instructor W[histler] K[ids] W[indsurfing]"