Fonds whyte-452 - A. A. McCoubrey fonds

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A. A. McCoubrey fonds

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WHYTE whyte-452

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11 photographs : prints

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Alexander Addison McCoubrey, 1885-1942, was Chief Draughtsman and Assistant Engineer for the Canadian Pacific Railway at Winnipeg, Manitoba. McCoubrey was active member in the Alpine Club of Canada from 1908 until 1942, holding several executive positions and serving as Editor of the Canadian Alpine Journal for twenty-two years.

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Photographs were acquired by Alex McCoubrey after his father's death; later by Norman Brewster. Prints have been annotated by all three.

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Fonds pertains to McCoubrey's friends, associates and mountaineering activities.

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Acquired by donation, 1990, 1993


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  • Language is English

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No restrictions on access;Public domain (other restrictions may apply)

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Record No. V636<br><br>

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