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Phil's Pancake House, Calgary, [ca. 1970]
Phil's Pancake House, Calgary, [ca. 1970]

Phil's Pancake House fonds

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Table of Contents

indicates that the series includes scanned documents.

Series 1 Scanned Document General and promotional records. -- 1960-2006
Series 2 Phil's Pancake House menus, etc.. -- 1960-2006


Series 1 General and promotional records. -- 1960-2006
M-9230-1 Lease for the First Phil's Pancake House on Trans-Canada Highway (Motel Village) in northwest Calgary. -- 1960. -- Photocopy only.
M-9230-1a Promotional brochure for Phil's Restaurant and Pancake House, Calgary and Banff, Alberta. -- [ca. 1963-1964]. -- Includes record containing two songs recorded by Will Millar who later was a founding member of the Irish Rovers.

Scanned Document View brochure.
Scanned Document Listen to Alberta - Land of Your Dreams by Will Millar.
Scanned Document Listen to Valley of the Bow by Will Millar.
M-9230-2 Sketches of uniforms for Phil's Chuckwagon Catering staff. -- 1974-1975. -- For Mountie, First Nations and cowboy outfits. Includes fabric and button samples.
M-9230-3 Phil's Chuckwagon Catering promotional material. -- 1975. -- Consists of advertising, including photographs, for a travelling food service. Some of the photographs have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.
M-9230-4 CHFM radio - Ski Patrol Daily Report sponsored by Phil's. -- January 27, 1967. -- Includes transcript of the broadcast promotional message about the restaurant.
M-9230-5 Newspaper clippings. -- 1960-1979 and n.d. -- Consists of articles about the restaurants as well as newspaper advertisements.
M-9230-6a Phil Tetrault obituaries from the Calgary Herald. -- January 2006
M-6230-6b Stationery and Chris Tetrault's business card. -- [ca. 2006]
PA-3749-(1-4) Photographs of restaurant, staff, and parade float. -- [ca. 1965-1970]. -- 4 photographs. Scanned Document View now.
Series 2 Phil's Pancake House menus, etc. -- 1960-2006
M-9230-7 Children's rabbit and racoon mask menus. -- 1973 and [ca. 1970s]. -- 2 items
M-9230-8 Children's chuckwagon menu. -- [1970s]. -- 6 items
M-9230-9 Children's bib and dollar-size pancake souvenirs. -- 1980. -- 3 items
M-9230-10 Dessert menu with spelling error. -- [ca. 1981]. -- Dessert is spelled "desert". -- i item
M-9230-11 Philet Meats veal cutlets box. -- [ca. 1982]. -- Phil Tetrault ran his own meat business. -- 1 item
M-9230-12 Original menu of the Phil's Pancake House opened at Motel Village. -- February 18, 1960. -- Includes signatures of the first 75 customers (photocopy only). -- 1 item
M-9230-13 Menus. -- 1960s. -- 7 items
M-9230-14 Menus. -- 1970s. -- 5 items
M-9230-15 Menus. -- 1980s. -- 2 items
M-9230-16 Menus. -- 1990s. -- 6 items
M-9230-17 Menus. -- 2003, 2006. -- 3 items
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