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View of three lakes from the mountains. Inscription on verso : ""from Top of mtn showing 3 lakes" from Top - Green, Alpha (Alta), and Nita." [the "ph" in Alpha is marked over with a heavy "t"]

Week of June 28, 1978

Photographs including but not limited to swimming; property seizure notices; outdoor games; log rolling competition on Nita Lake
02-046-5, 8. Pg. 1. Caption: Going, Going...Gone! One of the squatters' cabins behind White Gold Estates is set afire and burned by the Lands Branch.
02-046-1. Pg. 4. Caption: Wendy & Drew Meredith, Kathy Read and Mark Clarke at the Rotary Installation Dinner.
02-046-12. Pg. 7. Caption: Teacher Brenda Dunbar wearing her cook's apron at the school sports day. Brenda is leaving Whister shortly to spend the next year with her husband, Ruel, in the Northwest Territories.
02-046-17. Pg. 8. Caption: Okanagan Helicopters' Jim Logue shows the kindergarten class what goes on inside the orange machine.
02-046-3. Pg. 9. Caption: F.A.S.P. log rolling competition on Nita Lake on Saturday, June 24.
02-046-22. Pg. 10. Caption: Michelle Muir heads the charge to the finish line during the Myrtle Philip sports day's balloon race.
02-046-20. Pg. 10. Caption: One of the adults' fun races at the school sports day.

Week of September 6, 1982

Photographs including but not limited to Myrtle Philip School gym class; Whistler Village; canoeing; Dave Murray's team in the Great Snow Earth Water Race; windsurfing Alta Lake; car accident in the river; water aerials; baseball; The Noteables band playing; bear; swimming; kayaking; Fall Festival
Appears in September 9, 1982 issue:
02-259-70. Pg. 1. Caption: He flies through the air with the greatest of ease ... Oh the joys of being airborne .. especially when you've just hurtled down the aerial ramp at Lost Lake. But oh, the chill it all once you hit that water. Eleven competitors took part in this year's aerial acrobatic competition. For their story, turn to page 14.
02-259-124. Pg. 2. Caption: Bears have been a problem for businesses located in Whistler's Industrial Park. Provincial wildlife traps are catching more than the normal number of ornery critters.
02-259-28. Pg. 6. Caption: [left] Karin Strom-Gundersen, Vancouver.
02-259-34. Pg. 6. Caption: [middle] Carolyn Henshaw, Delta, B.C.
02-259-31. Pg. 6. Caption: [right] Axel Andkide, Essex, Ontario.
02-259-13. Pg. 7. Caption: [bottom left] Cris Simpson and Duncan Maxwell sharpen their pencils for the first lesson of the term at Myrtle Philip Elementary School September 7.
02-259-16. Pg. 7. Caption: [bottom right] Busy little bees and industrious beavers welcome students to Miss Christopher's classroom.
02-259-91. Pg. 8. Caption: This compact Renault driven by Mike Li of Vancouver left the road just south of the Wedge Creek turnoff and ended up in Green River. The accident, which resulted in minor injuries to 27-year-old Li and his female passenger, occurred at 5 p.m. September 6.
02-259-171. Pg. 12. Caption: [top] It was a tough weekend of close plays, but when all the dust settled in this weekend's slow pitch tourney Tapley's were the winners.
02-259-140. Pg. 12. Caption: [middle] In second place -- Burnt Stew Beavers, followed by Araxi's Triple A's, Yacht Club, Municipality, Delta Mountain Inn, Season and Blackcomb Lodge.
02-259-175. Pg. 13. Caption: [top] The Great Waters Race: It could get bigger but not better
02-259-39. Pg. 13. Caption: [middle left] Great Waters Race
02-259-18. Pg. 13. Caption: [middle centre] Great Waters Race
02-259-163. Pg. 13. Caption: [middle right] Great Waters Race
02-259-24. Pg. 13. Caption: [bottom left] Great Waters Race
02-259-60. Pg. 13. Caption: [bottom right] Great Waters Race
02-259-51. Pg. 14. Caption: It was no easy task, but for the second year in a row Stoney's team walked away with first-place honours in the Great Waters Race. (L to R) Dave Murray, Jinny Ladner, Ken Hardy, Lisa Nicholson and Brian Allen.

Week of February 28, 1985

Photographs including but not limited to band playing; skiing on Whistler Mountain; ski racing; Molson World Downhill; Rob Boyd; podiums; dinner; portraits; drinking; Girl Guides of Canada anniversary; Delta Mountain Inn's Waiter's Race; Export "A" Cup race; Doug and the Slugs
Appears in February 25, 1985 issue:
02-376-54. Pg. 1. Caption: [top] Jack Demidoff points to the spot where he and his hoe smashed through the ice on Nita Lake.
02-376-101. Pg. 2. Caption: [bottom] (Below) Blasting and clearing is underway on a new trail connecting Alpha Lake and Wayside Park on Alta Lake, close to the spot where Demidoff and his 25-tonne hoe fell through the ice.
02-376-37. Pg. 5. Caption: Skateboarder Harry Hovatha of Victoria does a 360 aboard his Austrian-made Swingbo, a skateboard on skis that sells for about $400 and was recently introduced to the Canadian market. Hovatha was with a group of skateboarders who visited Whistler last week on a promotional tour. But they couldn't use Whistler Mountain lifts because of provincial lift regulations.
02-376-95. Pg. 6. Caption: [top] The Girl Guides of Canada celebrated its 75th anniversary Friday, Feb. 22. Called Thinking Day, it represents one of the most important days in the years for guides as it commemorates the birth of Olave, Lady Baden-Powell, the founder of Girl Guides, and her husband Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts. Whistler's 18 sides, led by Debbie O'Mara, celebrated Friday with a brief service in the Skiers' Chapel followed by a Pot Luck Dinner.
02-376-39 Pg. 9. Caption: Export "A" Cup racers mulled around the time board Wednesday to find out how they placed in the downhill. Almost everyone was surprised when unheralded Steven Lee from Australia emerged as the victor. See story page 10.
02-376-54. Pg. 10. Caption: Rob Boyd.
02-376-82. Pg. 11. Caption: The Baxter Group's Gondola Village has sprouted up like mushrooms at the gondola base during the past four months. Cranes continue to put the finishing touches to 245 units included in the project.

Week of January 17, 1985

Photographs including but not limited to winter windsurfing; car accident; Councillor Terry Rodgers; RCMP Diving Team training session; portraits; scuba diving in winter; Drew Meredith; Stephanie Sloan
Appears in January 17, 1985 issue:
02-382-57. Pg. 1. Caption: An RCMP E-division diving trainee prepares to climb out of the frigid water of Nita Lake at last week's training session held in Whistler. The divers combed the lake bottom in pairs learning how to recover lost objects such as vehicles, weapons and bodies.
02-382-4. Pg. 3. Caption: [top] The shaken occupant of a van that was struck at the Lorimer and Nesters intersection last Thursday morning leaves the upturned vehicle. About $4,000 damage was done to the two vehicles, but there were no serious injuries. The accident occurred when a car turning off Nesters Road collided with a second vehicle, which was travelling on Lorimer Road. The driver of the first car was charged with driving without due care and attention.
02-382-42. Pg. 7. Caption: [top left] Ernie Hnatiuk, general manager WLC Developments.
02-382-48. Pg. 7. Caption: [top right] Tom York, United Church Minister, Novelist.
02-382-76. Pg. 7. Caption: [middle] Wayne Dickinson, director of planning, RMOW.
02-382-67. Pg. 7. Caption: [bottom] Stephanie Sloan, Women's Programs Co-ordinator, Whistler Mountain.
02-382-18. Pg. 10. Caption: "Ride fast, run free, sail the snow!" A new sport was unveiled last Sunday on Green Lake, wind skiing. The demonstration put on by Windrider, Canada, a subsidiary of the parent company located in Newport Beach, California was conducted to introduce the sport to the Whistler area during the first year of commercial production. Of interest, the rig has canted skis which makes it a snap to control and it is $695 Canadian.
02-382-27. Pg. 14. Caption:Divers prepare a plunge into Nita Lake.
02-382-53. Pg. 18. Caption: [middle] Bob Brenke, Engineer, Chicago.
02-382-54. Pg. 18. Caption: [right] Mark Horne, Waiter, Emerald Estate.
02-382-61. Pg. 18. Caption: [left] Dayton MacKenzie, Locked-out truck driver, Burnaby.

35mm Negatives and Prints

Photographs and negatives including but not limited to 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, Ski Patrol, the avalauncher gun, avalanche control, the Pacific Great Eastern train, tracks, maintenance, and during a snowstorm, fishing on Alta Lake, the 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.

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