57 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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JASPER NATIONAL PARK Lower falls, Snake Indian River, Jasper National Park, 1920s. Image was published in "On the Old Athabaska Trail" by Lawrence J. Burpee", 1926, Ryerson Press, Toronto. It also appeared in Canadian Geographical Journal, Volume 1, Number 3, page 210, July, 1930. Article titled, "Memories Of The Mountains", by Henrietta Wilson.
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Majestic Beauty---Mount Edith Cavell, lofty peak in Jasper National Park in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, was named after First World War nursing heroine. Memorial services were held at base of mountain
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Alberta province Miscellaneous Cameron Lake and Mount Custer, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada.
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WHALING Huge whale twits and turns helplessly in shallows off Newfoundland.
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Ice Fishing Fisherman wastes no times crossing wind-swept ice from his car to oil heated cabin. It's cozy inside and fish dinner's free on lake Simcoe.
These photographs and captions are unaltered documents. In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive. In order to preserve their historical authenticity, they have not been edited.
ABOUT THE ARCHIVE
The images in this living archive were scanned from prints and negatives used in The Globe and Mail newsroom from the late 19th century until the transition to digital in the 1990s. With the Archive of Modern Conflict, more than 100,000 prints from The Globe and Mail newsroom have been digitized. New photographs, and their hand-transcribed notes, are added to the subscriber-only feature each week.