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Photo 1 of 24. | | |

Acrobatic performance at Grandstand.

Date: 1912.

Photographer: Skewis, Benjamin P.

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Photo 2 of 24. | | |

Athletes participating in various sports.

File consists of photographs of athletes participating in various sports - skiing,table tennis, fencing, boxing and gymnastics.

Date: January 8, 1971.

Photographer: Creative Professional Photographers.

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Photo 3 of 24. | | |

Boy Scouts in gymnastic formation.

The 16th Saskatoon Troop of the Boy Scouts in two gymnastic formations holding up the troop flag and two small Union Jacks. They perform their athletics beside a brick building. Boys wear gym outfits and neckerchiefs. Scout Leaders are standing the ends and seated on mats in front of the gymnasts.

Date: [194-?].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 4 of 24. | | |

Boys' gym class in progress.

Photograph of a boys' gym class in YMCA gymnasium, taken from above.

Date: [193-].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 5 of 24. | | |

Bronzed athletes.

Athletes, covered in paint (presumably bronze), pose as statues in a variety of tableaux at the University of Saskatchewan:

B-2288-1: Runner prepared for starting signal

B-2288-2: Boxers

B-2288-3: Shot put

B-2288-4: Various. Includes runner, shot putter. weight lifter, javelin thrower, volleyball(?)

Date: August 10, 1949.

Photographer: Hillyard and Hume.

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Photo 6 of 24. | | |

Close-up of girls performing gymnastic stunts.

Close-up of girls performing gymnastic stunts at R.J. D. Williams School for the Deaf.

Date: 1947.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 7 of 24. | | |

Closing ceremonies of the 1989 Jeux Canada Games.

This file consists of colour prints (with negatives) depicting people and activities in and around Griffith Stadium during the closing ceremonies of the 1989 Canada Games

PH-2013-178- 1 to 18: performers and athletes participating in activities on the infield

PH-2013-178-19 and 20: an unidentified official posed in front of a stage on the infield

PH-2013-178-21 to 24: scenes in and around the Athletes Village

PH-2013-178-25 to 28: broadcasters and the broadcast centre

PH-2013-178-29 to 32: dignitaries entering leaving via the gates

PH-2013-178-34 to 37: groups of athletes, including Team Saskatchewan carrying thank you signs as they parade around the track.

Date: August 26, 1989.

Photographer: Kirmie, Sigrid.

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Photo 8 of 24. | | |

Eddie Mather.

Eddie Mather (lying down) as a young man performing acrobatic stunts with Don McBurney (standing) and a young woman on a beach near river or lake. (See PH 96 24 re series)

Date: [192-].

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Photo 9 of 24. | | |

Exterior view of Saskatoon Technical Collegiate and of groups of students.

File consists of three photographs of Saskatoon Technical Collegiate

A-1024 is an exterior view of Saskatoon Technical Collegiate viewed from the northwest

A-1025 shows the cast of a school play or musical on stage marked STCI for Saskatoon Technical Collegiate. Boys seated at front hold musical instruments. many of the students behind them are in costume. The stage has an outdoor, rural backdrop. There is reference in the yearbook Techalogue that the Techorus with the orchestra presented operettas in the 1940s

A-1026 is of a boys gymnastics class at Saskatoon Technical Collegiate gymnasium, then the most spacious gym in the city.

Date: [194-?].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 10 of 24. | | |

Fire Chief Sebestyen.

Chief Sebestyen, fire chief, at his desk. He was an Olympic gymnastic coach.

Date: [ca. 1975].

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Photo 11 of 24. | | |

Four trapeze artists performing outdoors.

Four trapeze artists performing outdoors at Saskatoon Exhibition, possibly in front of grandstand.

Date: 1912.

Photographer: Schrader, Helen.

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Photo 12 of 24. | | |

Girls in gymnastic formation in front of stage.

Girls in gymnastic formation in front of stage, at R.J. D. Williams School for the Deaf.

Date: 1947.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 13 of 24. | | |

Girls performing gymnastic.

Senior girls gym class at R.J. D. Williams School for the Deaf. Girls posed in different formation.

Date: December 1945.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 14 of 24. | | |

Girls performing gymnastic stunts at R.J. D. Williams School for the Deaf.

Girls performing gymnastic stunts at R.J. D. Williams School for the Deaf.

Date: 1947.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 15 of 24. | | |

Gymnastics and swimming at YWCA.

CP-5936-1 and CP-5936-2: Girls at the swimming pool in the YWCA, stretching and diving

CP-5936-3 to CP-5936-5: Gymnastics at the YWCA gym.

Date: May 30, 1970.

Photographer: Creative Professional Photographers.

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Photo 16 of 24. | | |

Gymnastics display team.

File containing images of gymnastics. The occasion was the annual "gymboree" held in Griffiths Stadium

B-2292: Students from S11 and S12 classes at the University of Saskatchewan 1949 summer school present a display of mass calisthenics

B-2293, B-2294-1, B-2294-2, B-2295-1, B-2295-2, B-2295-3, B-2296-1, B-2296-2, B-2297-1, B-2297-2, B-2298: Variety of gymnastics displays at Griffiths Stadium; includes both men and women

B-2299: Gymnastics display team in informal pose at Griffith's Stadium. (Men and women.) Man in centre is Dean Kirkpatrick. Carl Hanselman of Empire Meats in bottom row, left. Top row, third from left, is probably Don Perkins

B-2300: Gymnastics display teams in front of bleachers at Griffiths Stadium.

Date: August 10, 1949.

Photographer: Hillyard and Hume.

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Photo 17 of 24. | | |

Gymnastics group display.

University of Saskatchewan gymnastics group display in gymnasium.

Date: August 15, 1950.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Photo 18 of 24. | | |

Oliver School S.D. No. 1749.

PH-2014-118: Front of a cottage-roofed schoolhouse with a covered entrance and stirs leading to the door. A sign stating "Oliver No. 1749" is mounted on the cupula, next to a chimney, on the roof. An outhouse is visible in the left back ground and a swing in the right foreground

PH-2014-119: group of unidentified boys and a man posed on the front steps of the Oliver No. 1749 schoolhouse

PH-2014-120: eight boys and a man form a human pyramid in front of the Oliver No. 1749 rural shcoohouse.

Date: October 1930.

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Photo 19 of 24. | | |

Ten young women in gymnastic formation.

Ten young women in gymnastic formation, on lawn in front of large building. They wear gym suits with baggy bloomers. (Image has Matisse-like appearance)

Date: [ca. 1920].

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Photo 20 of 24. | | |

Three acrobats performing with slide.

Three acrobats performing with slide, at circus or Exhibition.

Date: [ca. 1912].

Photographer: Schrader, Helen.

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