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Photo 1 of 132. | | |

3 men of a curling team (in sweaters) receiving plaques.

Lloyd Saunders looks on. Export Cigarette sign in rear.

Date: [ca. 1958].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Photo 2 of 132. | | |

7th Annual Bonspiel, Saskatoon, 1912.

7th Annual Bonspiel, Saskatoon, 1912 - group photo. Posed in front of Auditorium Roller Rink on Spadina.

Date: 1912.

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Photo 3 of 132. | | |

56th annual year book 1959-1960 [cover title] Year book 1959-1960 Saskatchewan Curling Association annual year book 1959-1960.

Annual year book ; 56.

Date: [1959 or 1960].

Photographer: Saskatchewan Curling Association.

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Photo 4 of 132. | | |

1946 Brier Championships.

Leo Johnson and another Manitoba team member watch as an opposing rink sweeps a rock into the "house" during the 1946 Brier Championships. Other team wearing Scottish tams is likely from Nova Scotia: "Doc" McIntosh, John Snow, Bernie Cleveland, Hal Williams.

Date: March 1946.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 5 of 132. | | |

1946 Brier in Saskatoon.

Leo Johnson, skip of Manitoba rink, from Strathcona Curling Club in Winnipeg, in 1946 Brier in Saskatoon.

Date: March 1946.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 6 of 132. | | |

1959 Provincial and Dominion Champions.

Arnold Richardson (third) and Ernie Richardson (skip) in curling sweaters. Canadian Champions 1959.

Date: [ca. 1959].

Photographer: Skogland, Gordon.

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Photo 7 of 132. | | |

1959 Provincial and Dominion Champions.

Champion Curlers from the Richardson Rink, left to right: Garnet Richardson and Wes Richardson.

Date: 1959.

Photographer: Skogland, Gordon.

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Photo 8 of 132. | | |

Accepting a silver dish from an official at curling brier.

Ontario rink from Granite Curling Club in Kitchener at 1946 Brier (Dominion Curling Championships) in Saskatoon. Team members were Perry Hall (skip), Bert Hall, Art Lehnan, Willie Henderson. Here one of them accepts a silver dish from an official. See B 154078 for more information.

Date: March 1946.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 9 of 132. | | |

Aerial view north downtown.

Aerial view, looking North, showing North downtown, City Park, and intersection of 2nd Avenue North and Queen Street. Visible buildings etc., include 1st and 2nd Avenues North, MSI, O'Keefe's Brewery, McGavin's Bakery, Modern Press, Granite Curling Club.

Date: [1964].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Photo 10 of 132. | | |

Alberta curling team.

Alberta curling team from Sedgewick Curling Club, Sedgewick, AB, receiving wrapped prizes or gifts from an official at 1946 Brier in Saskatoon. See PM 87 118 for details. A 315 is also Alberta rink.

Date: March 1946.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 11 of 132. | | |

Auditorium Roller Rink.

This series contains enlarged detail images of the Auditorium Roller Rink, 318-328 Spadina Crescen East from panorama PH-90-56-3 showing downtown Saskatoon from across the river:

LH-6642-1: Photograph of a portion of panorama PH-90-56-3; frame is visible at top and bottom of image. Shows downtown from first span of Traffic Bridge to 4th Avenue South. Rink is at the centre. Behind it can be seen overhead foot bridge, then covered. Trees on east bank of the river in foreground.

LH-6642-2: Enhanced view of portion of LH-6642-1. Roller Rink at centre. Houses on Spadina to the left and right of the rink.

LH-6642-3: Further enhancement of original. Sign at side of building "The Auditorium Roller Rink". Overhead Pedestrian Bridge clearly visible, still with its roof in place. Trolley can be seen at far left.

LH-6642-4: Auditorium Roller Rink fills image from left to right. Enhancement reveals other business signs including the H.L. Martin Lumber Co. at Avenue H and 22nd Street (to the right of the water tower) and a livery stable and "horse repository" (below the water tower)

Date: 1913.

Photographer: Skewis, Benjamin P.

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Photo 12 of 132. | | |

Banquet table.

Banquet table set out for Hub City Curling Club Saskatoon Bonspiel banquet.

Date: February 10, 1959.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 13 of 132. | | |

Bill Gray curling team.

Bill Gray curling team, sponsored by Fidelity Life. From Left to right: Dunc McKillop, Cliff Gray, Bill Gray, Wayne Winkler.

Date: February 12, 1951.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 14 of 132. | | |

Bill Hunter rink.

Bill Hunter rink at Granite Curling Club.

Date: February 27, 1963.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 15 of 132. | | |

Boys' curling team.

Boys curling team at Tech (1950 Northern Saskatchewan High School Champions) and coach. Series B 9987- B 10019.

Date: March 1950.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 16 of 132. | | |

Boys' curling team.

1950 Northern Saskatchewan High School Champions and coach.

Date: March 1950.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 17 of 132. | | |

Canadian Curling Championship Macdonald's Brier Tankard, 36th playdown, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, March 1 - 5, 1965 : complimentary dinner to the competing curlers, Bessborough Hotel, March 2, 1965.

Date: 1965.

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Photo 18 of 132. | | |

Centennial bonspiel.

Smiling winners and somber runners-up of the "Centennial Curling Bonspiel"

Date: January 21, 1968.

Photographer: Creative Professional Photographers.

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Photo 19 of 132. | | |

Certificate for shares of the capital stock.

Certificate for one shares [sic] of capital stock: The Hub City Curling Club. #45. Issued to Kenneth Carman, 12th day of October, 1949.

Date: October 12, 1949.

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Photo 20 of 132. | | |

Champions.

Studio photograph of Granite Curling Club champions posing with trophy.

Date: 1933.

Photographer: Gibson Photo.

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