Fonds whyte-544 - Alistair and Maud Robertson fonds

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Alistair and Maud Robertson fonds

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WHYTE whyte-544

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132 photographs : prints, postcards, negatives. -- .5 cm of textual records

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Major A. I. Robertson was a British Columbia Land Surveyor at Radium Hot Springs and Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Robertson was involved in the Radium townsite survey. Maud V. Robertson developed and operated a tea room in the townsite near the west gate to Kootenay National Park, B.C.

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Photographs, ca.1910-ca.1934, pertain to Radium Hot Springs and surrounding hotels and facilities; Kootenay National Park gate and area; Banff-Windermere Highway; fire near Floe Creek, 1926; Waterton Lakes National Park, 1927; and Bow Valley between Banff and Castle Mountain. Textual records are legal papers, 1928-1934, re property in Radium Hot Springs (site of Maud V. Robertson's tea room); greeting cards from Tom Wilson, 1930, n.d. and ephemera, 1923-1928, re Banff-Windermere highway and Walter J. Nixon, outfitter, of Invermere, B.C.

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Acquired by donation, 1977-1981


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No restrictions on access;Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply

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Record No. M391 / V535<br><br>

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