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Dan McCowan, naturalist and lecturer, Kootenay National Park, 1941
Dan McCowan fonds
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Table of Contents
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||Negatives- Stoneys and Banff Indian Days. -- [ca. 1920s-1930s]. -- 495 negatives
||Portraits of Stoney people, tipis, Banff, drying meat, feather headdresses, picture writing, etc. -- [ca. 1923-1938]. -- 186 negatives. -- Includes a few views of Blackfoot and Kootenay people. These images have been scanned. View now.
||Views of Stoney people, primarily at Banff Indian Days. -- 281 negatives (4" x 5" format). These images have been scanned. View now.
||Views of Stoney people and their various activities. -- [ca. 1920s]. -- 28 negatives (8" x 10" format). These images have been scanned. View now.
||Slides - Mountain subjects. -- 1923-1952. -- 536 slides (mostly glass, but not lantern slides). Note: There are copy slides of the originals in the Reference Room.
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||Mountains and lakes
||Rivers and streams
||Flowers, plants and trees
||Stoneys, Banff Indian Days
||Buildings and monuments