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11 archival descriptions results for Mascots

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Photographs of group and closeup portraits of skiers, skiing, skiing in costume, chairlifts, ski equipment, snowmen, mini putt, paragliding, windsurfing, Snowcat groomers, film crew, swimming, sunbathing, mascots, a man in a business suit and ski gear, a man dressed as Santa Claus, children playing with snowballs and snowmen, children walking with a husky (dog), tobogganing, musicians, drinking and dining, Whistler Mountain, Blackcomb Mountain, Franz's Run, and various events. Photographs also include Stephanie Sloan, Dave Murray, Bob Dufour, Tom Simister, Andreas Kikaukau, Rick Bowie, Darryl Bowie, Terry Bunny, Pamela Brown, Glenn Ashton, Nancy Greene Raine, Al Raine, Bruce Watt, Isobel and Don MacLaurin, Lorne Borgal, Franz Wilhelmsen, Tim Gluck, Laurie Graham, the Silver Streak, and Doc Fingers (musician).

This file consists of previously labeled files "Box 2 File 5" and "Box 3 File 1."

Originally labeled "Box 2 File 5" was accompanied by a typed and printed piece of paper that reads, "Originally in an envelope marked: / Powder close up / Old stock / Steph (presumably Stephanie Sloan) / Gordie / Dean / Others"

Originally labeled "Box 3 File 1" was accompanied by a typed and printed piece of paper that reads, "Faces" [title given by the creator] / Mainly skiing pictures. Includes pictures of Al Raine; Nancy / Greene, Bruce Watt with his avalanche dog, Radar; Isobel and / Don MacLaurin; Steve Podborski; Lorne Borgal; Franz / Wilhelmsen. / Large number of skiing in costume pictures, also a number of / photographs of models skiing, including kids. / A small number of summer shots including hiking and mini golf."

These accompanying pieces of paper are included in the newly organized file as to identify original context and order.


Photographs of early construction of Whistler Village (buildings include: Delta Mountain Inn/Hilton Whistler Resort, Carleton Lodge, Whistler Conference Centre, Hearthstone Lodge, Rainbow Building, Blackcomb Lodge, St. Andrews House, Fitzsimmons Lodge, Executive Inn & Suites, Clocktower Building, Mountainside Lodge, Crystal Lodge, Myrtle Philip Elementary School), Whiski Jack condominiums in Nordic, an bird in the snow, a snowman with a 'Ski Blackcomb' baseball cap on, a ski race with a large crowd watching on the sidelines, a shirtless man skiing [possibly Frank Papenburg - as labelled by John Lee], a view of many skis standing in the snow, a man windsurfing with ski boots on, docks on Alta Lake, a portrait of a man on the mountain in winter, a landscape of a snowy creek, a radio mascot skiing a race, and a man installing a mat around a chairlift tower.

006: "Whiskey-Jack"


Photographs of freestyle skiers in red jumpsuits (part of a team or event presumably sponsored by Volvo Car Corporation; "Volvo" is on the jumpsuits) and Willie Whistler (mascot) skiing.


  • GRI-01-07-47
  • File
  • March 1980 - February 1986
  • Part of Greg Griffith

Photographs of two musicians with guitars playing in a bar/restaurant and one photograph of an A&W bear mascot on skis.

Vancouver 2010 Stickers

Stickers created to publicize the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games held in Vancouver and Whistler. The smaller stickers come in a variety of designs showcasing the mascots participating in Winter Games sports. The larger sticker is a translucent sticker with a bobsled and the Vancouver 2010 website.

Week of February 3, 1982

Photographs including but not limited to ski line-ups; Willie Whistler; dogs; mountain views; chairlift; ski races; helicopters; heli-skiing; band playing; Anniversary party; restaurant; JB's; cross-country skiing; snowmobile; Whistler Mountain Ski Corporation plaque; Tapley's first anniversary; Marnier Classic; Nordic junior championship; roof of Hearthstone
Appears in February 4, 1982 issue:
02-223-144. Pg. 1. Caption: With no time wasted, Alderman Terry Rodgers considers Bylaw 274 at his first public meeting Monday, Feb. 1.
02-223-85. Pg. 3. Caption: [top] Al Raine receives congratulations and the "Freeman of Whistler' scroll from Mayor Pat Carleton.
02-223-92. Pg. 3. Caption: [bottom] Former Alderman John Hetherington, who came from Invermere to be at the party of Al Raine.
02-223-121. Pg. 5. Caption: Four-year-old Justin Adams will be trying to beat the municipal sign bylaw by keeping on the move. Justin says he'll use his earnings to buy a toboggan.
02-223-104. Pg. 8. Caption: [top left] Dave Roberts, Hotel Manager, Gondola Area.
02-223-110. Pg. 8. Caption: [top middle] Greg Griffith, Photographer, White Gold Estates.
02-223-112. Pg. 8. Caption: [top right] Rod Macleod, Construction Worker, Brio.
02-223-115. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom left] Rod Mallinson, Caretaker, Whistler Cay.
02-223-106. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom middle] Laura Watt, Clerk, Whistler Cay.
02-223-113. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom right] Michael D'Artois, Hotelier, Whister Village.
02-223-142. Pg. 12. Caption: Alta Vista residence under heavy blanket of snow.
02-223-79. Pg. 14. Caption: Roland Kentel, John Reynolds, and Jeff Fisher toast Tapley's first anniversary with glasses of bubbly.
02-223-72. Pg. 15. Caption: Jack Lavin and Gary Koliger know what they like -- cold beer and good music. Lavin and Koliger were playing at the Creek House but will be sitting in with Doc Fingers at the Brass Rail for the rest of the week.
02-223-151. Pg. 16. Caption: Kim Nishikawara (left), Al Foreman and Steve Cross (right) doing what they do best.
02-223-52. Pg. 19. Caption: Mogul skier makes like an ostrich during Marnier Classic on Whistler Mountain.
02-223-134. Pg. 24. Caption: Two workers shovel snow off the roof of the Hearthstone.
02-223-168. Pg. 26. Caption: [bottom] The brass plaque commerating the opening of the North Side lifts will be displayed form the base of the Village Chair.

Week of January 12, 1982 [3]

Photographs including but not limited to Labatt's World Cup Freestyle Championships podiums; Blackcomb Mountain; Willie Whistler; municipal beautification of Whistler Village; Mike Hampton; apres drinking; hot air balloon; Willie Whistler snowman; ALSC half marathon cross-country
Appears in January 14, 1982 issue:
02-229-14. Pg. 1. Caption: A Cheerful Canadian Winner. And the winner is ... Marie Claude Asselin of Quebec! The best women's freestyler on the slopes got a hand from Willie Whistler to take her rightful place on centre stage.
02-229-35. Pg. 3. Caption: Ruth Lotzkar
02-229-33. Pg. 4. Caption: [Geoff Olson, newest staff member at Whistler Printing and Publishing].
02-229-71. Pg. 7. Caption: [right] Nancy Greene Raine of Blackcomb and Terry Burns of Labatt's applaud combined men's champions (l - r) 1st place - Frank Beddor, USA; 2nd place -- Rick Bowie Canada; 3rd Place B. Bolesky USA.
02-229-41. Pg. 8. Caption: [top left] Roger Simmie, Ski Tech at Blackcombe Sports, Resident of Alpine Meadows.
02-229-43. Pg. 8. Caption: [top middle] Debby O'Hanley, Clerk at Carlsberg's, Resident of Brio.
02-229-47. Pg. 8. Caption: [top right] Rolly Horsey, Former Alderman, Resident of Alta Vista.
02-229-44. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom left] Dave Buchan, Real Estate Agent for Macaulay Nicolls Maitland, Resident of Whistler.
02-229-49, Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom middle] John Carter, Manager of Tantalus Lodge, Resident of Tantalus Lodge.
02-229-51. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom right] Steve Foan, Co-owner of Whistler Creek/Village Sports, Resident of Vancouver.
02-229-84. Pg. 10. Caption: [Pierre Trudeau and Michael Maloney at the Mountain House]
02-229-78. Pg. 13. Caption: Terry Burns of Labatt's chats with Franz and Annette Wilhelmsen at the Labatt Freestyle reception at the Mountain House.
02-229-96. Pg. 14. Caption: Hot stuff -- the Pemberton Red Devils came up with this beautiful downhiller to walk away with $300 and a shared first place victory. Shot glasses of fuel rested on the skier's back.
02-229-93. Pg. 15. Caption: Up, up and away! Hot air balloon takes off from Whistler Village.
02-229-82. Pg. 19. Caption: Pierre Trudeau and Rick Bowie in the Mountain House on January 8 at the Labatt's reception.

Week of July 4, 1983

Photographs including but not limited to portraits; barbecue in Whistler Village; swing the orange game; cowboy costume; awards; town planning; construction; children's games; musical chairs; pin the tail on the donkey; clown face painting; mascot with dog; Araxi; horses; children receiving awards and singing; landscapes; Chili Cook-off; Canada Day; Whistler Marathon
Appears in July 7, 1983 issue:
02-342-21. Pg. 3. Caption: [left] Now that's hot, pardner, Mark "Wrangler" Angus (above left) tasted the best of the best.
02-342-10. Pg. 3. Caption: [right] Pat Hawkins (above right) cooked up a storm with her teammates from The Creekhouse.
02-342-150. Pg. 5. Caption: Val Lang (left) passes around delectable pieces of cake at Canada's 116th birthday party, July 1. Chef Tricia Marshall (second from right) used nine boxes of icing sugar for the frosting which was a patriotic maple flavour. She is assisted by her mom, Eleanor (far right).
02-342-72. Pg. 6. Caption: [left] Sue Howard, Director of Sales, Tantalus Lodge, Whistler Cay.
02-342-28. Pg. 6. Caption: [middle] Gerd Bechtel, Air Traffic Controller, Munich, Germany.
02-342-69. Pg. 6. Caption: [right] Bart Imler, Unemployed, Emerald Estates.
02-342-208. Pg. 7. Caption: Dave Denduyf (right) accepting Dave Murray sportsmanship award from on other than Dave Murray at Myrtle Philip School award ceremonies June 30.

Week of March 28, 1983

Photographs including but not limited to skiing; Yukon Jack Pro Tour; alcohol; putting on ski gear; Blackcomb Mountain; Ken Beatty; Todd Brooker; Willie Whistler and fellow mascots skiing; ski race; podium; Snowcat; meeting; children's activities; winter golf; policeman; band playing; first annual mascot race; Yukon Jack Challenge; first annual snow Golf Tournament; Whistler Mountain Masters Downhill Classic
Appears in March 31, 1983 issue:
02-319-122. Pg. 1. Caption: E. Bunny and his mascot friends get a free lift up Blackcomb Mountain, where they were participating in the first annual mascot race March 26. E. Bunny will be out on the slopes again over the Easter holidays.
02-319-189. Pg. 2. Caption: Const. Rene Defosse, the newest addition to Whistler's RCMP detachment gets ready for his line of duty in this resort town. Const. Defuse replaces Const. Dan Gadabout who was transferred to Ottawa.
02-319-97. Pg. 3. Caption: [top] Ross Dinwoodie, a lineman with the Squamish office of B.C. Hydro, shows Myrtle Philip School children how to avoid some shocking experiences during a demonstration last Wednesday.
02-319-103. Pg. 3. Caption: [bottom] Anthony Brummet, B.C's minister of Lands, Parks & Housing announced March 25 that $9 million dollars will be made available to complete Whistler Village facilities.
02-319-3. Pg. 6. Caption: [top] Todd Brooker and Dave Murray take a shot at the Yukon Jack Challenge course.
02-319-19. Pg. 6. Caption: [middle left] Gilles Blackburn streaks dow upper Springboard enroute to victory.
02-319-163. Pg. 6. Caption: [middle right] Jean Jacques Aaron take the pause that refreshes during the waiters' race.
02-319-72. Pg. 6. Caption: [bottom left] furred and feathered mascots enjoy a little get together
02-319-105. Pg. 6. Caption: [bottom right] and a pro tour racer leaps while he's looking.
02-319-51. Pg. 8. Caption: Up and coming Crazy Canuck Todd Brooker talks skiing with local aficionado Dave Robarts while John (J.C.) Colpitts sizes up the champ's feet for Super Feet foot beds at The Downhill Shop on Thursday, March 24 during Brooker's ski vacation here.
02-319-195. Pg. 10. Caption: Smashing and splashing at Whistler's First Annual SNow Golf Tournament held Wednesday, March 23 on the practice fairway were (l-r) Jeff Cotter, Lois Patterson, Kathy Adams and Harry Dean. Oversized balls gave these swingers a bit of an advantage.
02-319-125. Pg. 13. Caption: The moment of discovery of the stolen furniture in Howe Sound Drama Club's production of "Black Comedy" held at Brackendale Art Gallery the past two weekends. (L-R) Mrs. Furnival (Doreen Ramus) expresses her horror at the light-fingered deed done by Brindsley Miller (Richard Cudmore) and his fiancee Carol Melkett (Louise Fox).
02-319-57. Pg. 18. Caption: Chris Atkinson, Lift operator, Adventures West.

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