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Beside the railway tracks

Group of children and adults gathered by the railway tracks. Rainbow Lodge in the background.

Rainbow Lodge

Photograph of Rainbow Lodge taken from across the railway tracks.

Rainbow Lodge

Copy negative of a photograph of Rainbow Lodge taken from across the railway tracks.

Week of January 26, 1984

Photographs including but not limited to putting on ski boots; art; skiing; tennis; portraits; Whistler Mountain World Downhill course; railway tracks; Brandywine Falls; sledding; Ego Bowl; Canadian-American Fire and Police Winter Carnival; Dusty's
Appears in January 26, 1984 issue:
02-371-54. Pg. 1. Caption: After a spell of cold weather, Brandywine Falls was surrounded by icicles and ice last Friday. After a hike made difficult by hard, crusty snow, the beauty of the falls in Brandywine Provincial Park is well worth the visit.
02-371-14. Pg. 6. Caption: Eric Munis gets a helping hand from his dad, Larry, near Whistler's Village lifts Sunday. Eric, 5, said the skiing was "fine". Dad and son headed home to Oak Harbor, Washington after four days of skiing here in Whistler.
02-371-10. Pg. 7. Caption: With more than 26 cm of snow covering the valley Sunday morning, Whistler breathed a sigh of relief at the first major snowfall of the year. Skiers were schussing down into the village and one was even taking a rest from the day's activities in front of Carlton Lodge.
02-371-34. Pg. 8. Caption: [left] Al McElwee, Tow Truck Driver, Emerald Estates.
02-371-33. Pg. 8. Caption: [middle] Nell Den Duff, Housewife, White Gold.
02-371-31. Pg. 8. Caption: [right] Pam Adams, Housewife, Alta Vista.
02-371-6. Pg. 9. Caption: My studio is an old converted power station. It's all that's left of Woodcock, B.C., a deserted northwestern railroad town. Living there in the middle of the Coast Mountains is quite a contrast to growing up in Windsor and Detroit, where I watched the city consume the landscape. The writer is Carl Chaplin, a commercial artist cum visionary artist who flirts with imagery of nature as much as imagery of the apocalypse. He insists that a nuclear holocaust will destroy the world as we know it within two years. He also insist the powers of nature and imagination. His work is currently on display at Whistler Art Gallery in the Wedgeview Building (till Jan. 29), and the lobbies of Crystal Lodge and The Keg.
02-371-12. Pg. 11. Caption: Salomon Canada Representative Stuart Rempel tries out one of his firm's new SX91 ski boots on Gael booth, co-owner of Abominable Sports on Georgia with her husband Ron. Salomon was in town earlier this week displaying its 1984 models.
02-371-76. Pg. 14. Caption: More than 60 skiers took part in the first Super Molstar race of the year on Whistler Mountain's Ego Bowl Saturday. Two more races are planned for the season on Feb. 18 and March 4. The unique race regulations ensures that all competitors, no matter what skill level, have a chance to win.

Week of October 11, 1978

Photographs including but not limited to Rotary Club meeting; Railway station and tracks; boats on Alta Lake; cars; Pat Carleton; Premier Bennett
02-034-06. Pg. 1. Caption: Premier Bennett talks to Mayor Pat Carleton beside the train tracks while the Press look on.
02-034-17. Pg. 7. Caption: The Question truck (and several students) get a thorough soaping down!
02-034-04. Pg. 7. Caption: Mayor Carleton beside the Whistler railroad station resplendent with new sign, flags and flowers in preparation for Premier Bennett's visit on Oct. 3.
02-034-15. Pg. 10. Caption: Community Service Director Drew Meredith points out the location of trails to be identified by the Whistler Rotary Club.

Week of May 22, 1980

Photographs including but not limited to Granville Market; Great Earth Snow Water Race; school show with dancing; running; houses; golfing; railway; Village Construction
02-114-159. Pg. 1. Caption: [top] TOWN CENTRE Progress -- forms and steel of the Resort Centre show substantial progress from last week...
02-114-132. Pg. 1. Caption: [bottom] while (below) Mountain Inn site lies deserted with no apparent progess.
02-114-120. Pg. 5. Caption: Bill Hoosen doles out the beer at the Mayday Sunday barbecue.
02-114-. Pg. 6. Caption: Pemberton students go through dance routine during "Wall Street".
02-114-67. Pg. 7. Caption: Too young for bridge. Don Willoughby keeps an eye on Christopher Forrest and daughter Jocelyn at May Day Games Night.
02-114-92. Pg. 8. Caption: [top left] Cyclist moves through Gondola area at Start
02-114-122. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom left] The last place White Gold Inn celebrates finishing in an amazing 3 hours, 15 minutes
02-114-137. Pg. 8-9. Caption: [canoe] One of the Burnt Stew Beaver Canoe team splash ashore after the Green Lake relay.
02-114-114. Pg. 8-9. Caption: [middle] The winning Helvetia team, Heinz Zurcher, Kaarina Engelbrecht, Franz Bislin, Kathy Zurcher and Josef Bislin.
02-114-145. Pg. 9. Caption: [top right] Canoeist heads for shore to meet runner at Fitzsimmons delta.
02-114-28. Pg.9. Caption: [bottom] One gone, many to go at Green Lake start point.
02-114-107. Pg. 9. Caption: [bottom right] The last few steps for second place ALSC 'A' at the school grounds.
02-114-22. Pg. 8-9. Caption: [runner w/skis] Franz Bislin runs into wave of applause after completing 'snow' portion of race for Helvetia in just over 16 minutes.
02-114-2. Pg. 12. Caption: middle left Ms. K. Francis stands along with the successful students that completed the Babysitting course: Cara Thien, Pam Thatcher, Heidi Twa, Rya Kirkwood, Brent Valleau, Tanya Hately, Shawna Stange.
02-114-61. Pg. 12. Caption: top Chris Carson give his rendition of "Bobby McGee" with help from Scott Richard, Greg Beauregard, Matt Satre, Marcello Gianna, Mr. Marshall and and all-girl chorus.
02-114-50. Pg. 12. Caption: middle right Who's having the most fun? the audience of the puppeteers? Hard to tell!
02-114-49. Pg. 12. Caption: bottom [Puppeteers]
02-114-127. Pg. [16] or back cover. Caption: GERONIMO! May Day Madness crowd gathers to watch two of six skydivers fall to earth at Myrtle Philip school. The Abbotsford Skydiver's drew hoots and applause from the 2500 attending the BBQ and other activities.

Week of August 17, 1981 [2]

Photographs including but not limited to mural; railway tracks; hiking with dog; Sayward; Whistler Village
Appears in August 20, 1981 issue:
02-169-10. Pg. 3. Caption: RCMP Constable R. Beaudray and tracking dog Chimo pause for a moment on the third day of their search through the rugged bush near Green Lake. They were searching for clues after the clothes of a missing Maple Ridge teenager were found in the area.
02-169-30. Pg. 11. Caption: Neil James Band struts their stuff before an appreciative audience in the Village Square on Sunday Augutst 16.
02-169-4. Pg. 17. Caption: Larry Deal takes a break at Club 10.
02-169-32. Pg. [20]. Caption: [top left] FIRE! Lighting strike sets fire to Rainbow Mountain Ridge. Sunday Afternoon cocktail sippers got this view from Stoney's terrace.

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