Fonds PR-1812 - Kreg O. Sky fonds

Felix Plante photo [from "Guides and Outfitter of the Canadian Rockies"]

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Kreg O. Sky fonds

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
  • Variations in title: Also known as: Guides and outfitters of the Canadian Rockies

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  • 1983-1984 (Creation)
    Sky, Kreg O.

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52 audio reels, 43 photographs

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Biographical history

Kreg Sky, an independent researcher in Victoria, conducted a research project between 1983 and 1984 to interview guides and outfitters who operated in the Canadian Rockies and Kootenays, mostly in the years prior to World War II.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of oral history interviews and photographs of guides and outfitters who operated in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, mainly in the years before World War II. The fonds was created by Kreg O. Sky in the course of his research project.

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Received from Kreg O. Sky, February and November 1984.


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Reference cassette copies are available for use in the archives reference room.

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No access restrictions apply.

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  • Copying Restriction: None.
  • Use Restriction: None.
  • Copyright Status: Undetermined.

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Item-level descriptions of the interviews are available on-line.

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Accession number(s): 198906-001; T4105; T4124

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Includes 52 audio reels : 9.5 cm/sec, 2 track, mono ; 13 cm


Sound recording originals may be in cool storage.

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