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William Douglas Powell fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1949-2002

The fonds consists of drafts of a long version and a short version of an unpublished manuscript, "Running Scared", as well as notebooks and subject files dealing with the consequences of dieselization of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in the Revelstoke Division betweek 1957 and 1984. Powell collected extensive documentation from the relevant unions, Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen and the United Transportation Union, in response to this event and it is included in the fonds.

Powell, William Douglas

Walter and Dorothy Koronko fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-67;A1993-54;A1993-61
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1940]-1974

The fonds consists of correspondence, CPR payroll card and train lists, ephemera relating to the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Engineers and its Ladies Auxiliary in Revelstoke, and photographs of the Koronkos, railroad engines, CPR employees, winter scenes at Revelstoke, and union members and activities.

Koronko, Walter

W. Harold Dixon fonds

  • CA RRM A1992-31
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1930-1950]

The fonds consists of a 1949 CPR (Revelstoke) seniority list and photographs of railway scenes, equipment and crews in the Revelstoke Division of the CPR. Fonds includes a photograph of Harold Dixon and Wes Summerville takin engineer's exams in Vancouver.

Dixon, W. Harold

W. Crews fonds

  • CA RRM A1994-23
  • Fonds
  • 1913

The fonds consists of Crews' photographs of early Revelstoke and area, including Albert Canyon and Mount Revelstoke, as well as of railroad engines and rotary plows.

Crews, W.

Victoria Maki fonds

  • CA RRM A1992-41
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1945

The fonds consists of correspondence, income tax records (including statements of earnings) and photographs of Maki and other women on the CPR work gang during World War II.

Maki, Victoria

Toby Broccolo fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-32;A1993-28;A1993-44;A1993-57
  • Fonds
  • 1909, 1947-1991

The fonds consists of internal CPR corrrespondence, timebooks, trip tickets, train orders (including accident and medical reports), train orders, examination certificates, employee records, and various other records of Broccolo created and accumulated in the course of his work with the Canadian Pacific Railway (Kettle Valley Division and Revelstoke Division). Fonds includes photographs of Broccolo and coworkers as well as of railway scenes, equipment and crews.

Broccolo, Toby

Roy Mead fonds

  • CA RRM A1994-21
  • Fonds
  • 1928-1953

The fonds consists of a photograph album with photographs of rock slides, floods, Revelstoke, train wrecks, scenery, Royal Train crew, rotary plows, CPR coworkers, Stoney Creek Bridge, etc.; scrapbook containing correspondence, membership cards, merit slips, poems and stories, pictures of CPR engines, newsclippings, etc.; and other personal correspondence and records.

Mead, Roy

Roy Lind fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-149;A1993-11;A1993-49
  • Fonds
  • 1929, 1942-1985

The fonds consists of trip ticket books, time books, seniority lists, and other railway-related records, as well as photographs depicting CPR work trains, snow plows, train wreck (1952) and the railyard at Field, B.C. Fonds includes photographs of the Cutbank Bridge train wreck (1929).

Lind, Roy

Robert Eley fonds

  • CA RRM A1992-04;A1993-65
  • Fonds
  • 1908-1992, predominant 1957-1992

The fonds consists of certificate of qualification, trip ticket books, timebooks, cheque stubs, personal expense forms, correspondence, timetables, copies of collective agreements, operational manuals, track profiles and reports relating to Eley's work with the CPR. Fonds includes some personal papers and ephemera, including poetry and collected postcards.

Eley, Robert

Revelstoke Railway Museum photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1885-1990]

The collection consists of photographs depicting railroad workers, equipment, facilities, and scenes primarily along Canadian Pacific Railway routes. The majority of photographs depict activities in the CPR Revelstoke Division, including images of train engines, stations, tunnels, accidents and derailments, slides, CPR employees and union activities, steamships and various scenes, including those of Revelstoke, Field, Golden, Glacier, Rogers Pass, Leanchoil, Albert Canyon, Kicking Horse Canyon and Stoney Creek.

Revelstoke Railway Museum audio-visual collection

  • Fonds
  • 1978-1993

The collection consists of sound recordings of: 1) interviews with retired CPR-Revelstoke Division employees (including Mickey and Mary Cummings, Archibald McQuilkan, Bud Mulholland, Alan Bennett Baird and Albert Threatfue, W. Harold Dixon, Lino Biollo, Victoria Maki, Jack Carten, Douglas Parker, and Walter Paffard and Lloyd Snowden); 2) interviews with old railroaders concerning roundhouses in B.C.; and, 3) radio interviews with Ernie Ottewell and Wilma Wood relating to activities of the Revelstoke Railway Museum. Collection also includes commercially-produced tapes on railway and museum themes.

Raymond Cameron fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-71;A1993-05
  • Fonds
  • 1914, 1952-1954, 1987

The fonds consists of mileage record book (1952-1954), engine service timebook (1987), land title (Revelstoke) certificates (1914), and photographs of Ray Cameron and of a Fireman's Convention in Revelstoke.

Cameron, Raymond

Lino Biollo fonds

  • CA RRM A1992-15
  • Fonds
  • 1946-1975

The fonds consists of photographs of high water on Mara Lake (1948) and of a CPR firemen strike; and, clearance papers, CPR seniority list (1951), and two long service passes.

Biollo, Lino

Karl Aho fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-124;A1992-14;A1992-18;A1993-37;A1993-94;A1993-50;A1993-48
  • Fonds
  • 1946-1987

The fonds consists of merit mark slips, correspondence, bulletins, train passes, conductors instructor's manual, CPR seniority lists (1948 and 1965), credit papers (1950-1952), checker's books, and a copy of a speech by Aho. Fonds includes photographs of railroad engines and cars, equipment, facilities, and scenes. Fonds also includes photographs of Aho and a fellow CPR worker, Jack White.

Aho, Karl

Jim Hamm fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-92
  • Fonds
  • 1988-1989

The fonds consists of train orders and clearances (through pusher service at Roger's Station) for the Canadian Pacific Railway. Includes train order for last passenger train (1989) out of Field, B.C.

Hamm, Jim

Jack Leslie fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-163
  • Fonds
  • 1910-1968

The fonds consists of Leslie's statements of earnings, rail passes and union due receipts. Fonds includes some internal correspondence of the CPR Revelstoke Division. Fonds also includes photographs of coworkers, railroad engines, and train stations.

Leslie, Jack

J. Gordon Robinson fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-123
  • Fonds
  • 1952-1955, 1971-1974, 1985

The fonds consists of trip ticket book, wages ticket books, exam workbook, CPR seniority list, accident reports, retirement correspondence and certificates, and other records of J. Gordon Robinson relating to his work with the CPR. Fonds includes photographs of railway workers, Stoney Creek Bridge, and Mount Stephen House, Field.

Robinson, J. Gordon

Herbert May photograph collection

  • CA RRM A1993-143
  • Fonds
  • 1928-1959

The collection consists of photographs of CPR (Revelstoke Division) scenes including a blown engine (Glacier), derailments, rock slide at Connaught Tunnel and bridge failure at Cutbank.

Harvey Hantula fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-111
  • Fonds
  • 1958-1977, 1992

The fonds consists of Hantula's notebook, train orders, CPR internal correspondence, and union correspondence relating to the CPR Revelstoke Division.

Hantula, Harvey

Harold Garner fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-96
  • Fonds
  • 1948-1968

The fonds consists of CPR seniority lists, work train orders, passenger train reports, and photographs of a train wreck (1950s).

Garner, Harold

H.C. Pulley fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-129
  • Fonds
  • 1913, [ca. 1940-195-?]

The fonds consists of photographs of the Field YMCA, Maydays at Field, B.C., CPR railroad scenes and workers, Princess Margaret at Field (ca. 1955), and of the CPR Baseball Club (1913).

Pulley, H.C.

Graham Bacheeder fonds

  • CA RRM A1995-14A
  • Fonds
  • [190-?]

The fonds consists of photographs of CPR railroad engines and railway scenes and activities in the Stoney Creek and Revelstoke areas.

Bacheeder, Graham

George Simpson fonds

  • CA RRM A1993-141
  • Fonds
  • [193-?]

The fonds consists of photographs of Three Valley snow slide (1935), bears on tracks (Taft), the Royal Scot (1933) and train derailments.

Simpson, George

Everett McIntyre fonds

  • CA RRM A1995-14B
  • Fonds
  • [190-?]

The fonds consists of photographs depicting railroad engines and CPR railway scenes, events, and activities in the Revelstoke area.

McIntyre, Everett

Enrico Iaconetti fonds

  • CA RRM A1992-21
  • Fonds
  • 1966-1971

The fonds consists of two defensive driving course cards, a union dues card, and slides depicting the CPR Revelstoke Roundhouse, crane, turntable, and train accident at Three Valley Gap.

Iaconetti, Enrico

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