Fonds WA_2017_032 - Jack Douglass Fonds

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Jack Douglass Fonds

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  • Cartographic material
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  • Source of title proper: Name of donor.

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Fonds

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WA_2017_032

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  • 1960-2015 (Creation)

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3 maps
1 cm textual material

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Fonds consists of material related to the Alta Lake Volunteer Fire Department in the early 1970s; newspaper articles about the ski bum Dag Aabye; maps of the Alta Lake, Emerald Estates, and Alpine Meadows neighbourhoods; and other records relating to Whistler's 20th/21st-century history.

Contents include:

  • DOUG_001: Photocopy of map of Alta Lake, 1960.
  • DOUG_002: Newspaper article: “Dag Aabye: The Last Ski Bum,” Vancouver Sun, Tuesday April 22 2003.
  • DOUG_003: Newspaper article: “Whistler Mountain through the years,” including timeline from 1914 to 2015, Vancouver Sun, Saturday November 21 2015.
  • DOUG_004: Newspaper article: “Youngsters can’t hold a ski to Dag Aabye,” Vancouver Sun, Wednesday April 30 2003.
  • DOUG_005: Photocopy of company registration document for Jackass Plumbing, Mr. J. P. Douglass, July 2 1969.
  • DOUG_006: Photocopy of list of names and telephone numbers of the Alta Lake District Fire Department.
  • DOUG_007: Photocopy of ‘birth announcement’ for 9-hole golf course in Whistler Cay Estates.
  • DOUG_008: Fire Protection Report for Alta Lake, August 12 1970.
  • DOUG_009: Notice of Annual General Meeting of the Alta Lake Volunteer Fire Department, 1971.
  • DOUG_010: Constitution and By-Laws of the Alta Lake Volunteer Fire Brigade.
  • DOUG_011: Map of Alpine Meadows.
  • DOUG_012: Map of Emerald Estates.

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Physical condition

Fair-Excellent (October 2018)
The two original maps are yellowed and heavily creased along fold lines. The map of Alpine Meadows has heavy brown stains in some areas.

Immediate source of acquisition

Donated by Jack Douglass, October 17, 2017.

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Arranged according to original order.

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All inquiries regarding use, reproduction, and publication should be addressed to museum staff.

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DOUG

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RAD, July 2008 version. Canadian Council of Archives.

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Catalogued October 2018 (Holly Peterson).
Revised September 2019.

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