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Activity at Griffiths Stadium.

Coloor snapshots of an activity at Griffiths Stadium. One participant has sweatshirt labelled "Fresno." Bob Adams, well known Olympic athlete and coach, shown in PH-93-142-24 and PH-93-142-25.

Date: June 1958.

Photographer: King, Bertha.

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Alfred Leroy Paine in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Alfred Leroy Paine in track uniform. He was a member of the C.A.S. Track Team, 1921-22. Excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Bedford Road Collegiate boys' track and field team.

Group photo of Bedford Road Collegiate boys' track and field team, posed in front of brick building, likely the Collegiate. Five boys wearing shorts and vests pose with trophy for high school track and field teams.

Date: 1933.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Catherwood and Ross Brown.

Catherwood and Ross Brown (her publicist manager). She wears track uniform with BPOE insignia and cape. He wears clothes, holds hat, overcoat, sweater. People in bleachers in soft focus behind.

Date: 1927.

Photographer: Alexandra Studios (Toronto)

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Clarence Edmund Maguire in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Clarence Edmund Maguire in track uniform. He was a member of the University of Saskatchewan C.A.S. track Team, 1921-22. Excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Competitors at the Canadian Olympic Track and Field trials.

Competitors at the Canadian Olympic Track and Field trials, Montreal, June 1924. Among them is Saskatoon's Eddie Mather who represented the province of Saskatchewan in the Olympic trials but was not chosen for the team, possibly because of age. Names handwritten on back of original photo, are attached. Athletes, each with different crest, are seated in front of bleachers.

Date: June 1924.

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Photo 7 of 40. | | |

Don Wittman.

Don Wittman (from behind), CFQC Radio sports announcer at a track and field meet.

Date: [197-].

Photographer: CFQC staff ?

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Drayton Walker in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Drayton Walker in track uniform. He was a member of the University of Saskatchewan C.A.S. Track Team, 1921-22. Excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Edward Lazaresco in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Edward Lazaresco in track uniform. He was a member of the University of Saskatchewan C.A.S. Track Team, 1921-22. Excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Edwin Knowles in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Edwin Knowles in track uniform. He was a member of the University of Saskatchewan C.A.S. Track Team, 1921-22. Photo excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Ethel Catherwood with coaches.

Ethel Catherwood with coaches, George Young on her left, Percy Williams on her right. She is wearing a BPOE T-shirt, suggesting ELKS sponsorship. Unidentified building in background (behind bleachers?)

Date: [ca. 1928].

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Photo 12 of 40. | | |

First University track team 1909-10.

First University track team 1909-10 shown standing with large trophy donated by J.F. Cairns, seated. Also seated to the right is Professor Reginald J.G. Bateman.

Date: [ca. 1912].

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Photo 13 of 40. | | |

Four members of Saskatchewan Provincial Medley Relay Team.

Four members of Sask. Provincial Medley Relay Team, provincial champions: (Left to right): Eddie Mather, Syd Hall, Bill Nuttal, Harvey Campbell. [See PH 96 24 for details re series]

Date: ca.1923?.

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Griffiths Stadium.

Unidentified coach from Saskatoon Track and Field Club in Griffiths Stadium. Nutana Kiwanis logo on sweat shirt as well.

Date: [ca. 1958].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Group of "Field Day champions" at Bedford Road Collegiate.

Group of "Field Day champions" at Bedford Road Collegiate. Back row: A. Butt, J. Graham, E. Catherwood, L. Sciban. Front row: H. Dafoe, L. Klein and H. Day. Ethel Catherwood went on to achieve fame by winning a gold medal at the 1928 Olympics. She set a new world record for high jump. Harry Day was with Day's Paint and Wallpaper for decades. The (half-tone) image was copied from Bedford Road's yearbook THE LANTERN, June 1926.

Date: 1926.

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Group photograph of Bedford Road Collegiate boys' track and field team.

Group photograph of Bedford Road Collegiate boys' track and field team, posed at front entrance of Collegiate, with framed display of ribbons, and several plaques and trophies. On the left is Fred MacDonald, a teacher. Harry Pullen is standing at left front, Lorne Heighes sitting in front, in the middle of the top row is Alan Gates and Bill Bremner is standing at left in doorway, wearing shirt and sweater.

Date: 1933.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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H. Sharp in track uniform.

Full-length photo of H. Sharp in track uniform. He was a member of the University of Saskatchewan C.A.S. Track Team, 1921-22. Excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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Harold Lockhart Winter in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Harold Lockhart Winter in track uniform.

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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high jumper clearing the bar.

Unidentified high jumper clearing the bar at a track and field meet at Griffiths Stadium.

Date: [ca. 1958].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Hugh Allison Sutherland in track uniform.

Full-length photo of Hugh Allison Sutherland in track uniform. He was a member of the University of Saskatchewan C.A.S. Track Team 1921-22. Excerpted from PH 96 50 (composite)

Date: [between 1921 and 1922].

Photographer: Dill, Ralph.

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