Archive Finding Aids

Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway surveyors, [ca. 1911-1912]
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway surveyors, [ca. 1911-1912]
NA-3658-21

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway photographs collection

To view brief history of collection and summary of contents click here.

Inventory

PD-401

Photograph album of an unknown surveyor who helped locate the line of the railway west of Edmonton, Alberta. -- [ca. 1905-1910]. -- 128 photographs

Some of these photographs have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.

PD-147 & NA-3658

Arthur W. Ansell's photograph album. -- 1910-1914. -- 709 photographs. -- Arthur W. Ansell was a surveyor and naturalist from England who emigrated to Canada in 1910. He settled in Garrick, Saskatchewan and then worked as a surveyor on the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway from Jasper, Alberta to Fort George, British Columbia. -- Consists of photographs of surveyors, construction workers and the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway from Jasper to Fort George.

Some of these photographs have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.

Portrait of Arthur W. Ansell. Scanned Document View now.

PA-157 et al

Henry John Green's photographs. -- 1910-1913. -- 363 photographs. -- Henry John Green, ?-1958, lived most of his life in England but from about 1910 to 1913 was involved in the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway between Edmonton and Jasper in Alberta. -- Consists of photographs of Grand Trunk Pacific Railway construction between Edmonton and Jasper. The call numbers for these photographs are PA-157; PA-158; NA-842-1; NA-872; NA-892; and NA-915

Some of these photograph have been scanned. Scanned Document View now.

Other photographs

Note: To view other Grand Trunk Pacific Railway photographs in Glenbow's online Archives Photographs database, take the link below to the search screen, enter Grand Trunk Pacific Railway into the Keywords/Phrase box and hit Search.

Scanned Document Archives Photographs search screen

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