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Construction of weir in wintertime.

Snapshot of construction of weir in wintertime.

Date: [between 1938 and 1939].

Photographer: Stilborn, Arthur A.

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Construction of weir at Saskatoon..

Initial stage of construction of weir at Saskatoon.

Date: 1939.

Photographer: Wait, Frederick Elmer.

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Construction of weir at Saskatoon..

Construction of weir at Saskatoon.

Date: 1939.

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Crowd standing in front of the weir.

Image depicts a crowd standing in front of the weir on the west side.

Date: [ca. 1940].

Photographer: Wait, Frederick Elmer.

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Crowd standing in front of the weir.

Image depicts a crowd standing in front of the weir on the west side. The ski slope located on the east bank is visible.

Date: [ca. 1940].

Photographer: Wait, Frederick Elmer.

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Crowd standing in front of the weir.

Image depicts a crowd standing in front of the weir on the west side.

Date: [ca. 1940].

Photographer: Wait, Frederick Elmer.

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Poole Construction Company Ltd. building the weir.

Poole Construction Company Ltd. building weir on the river near 33rd Street. Workers standing on rocks in foreground at right; concrete laid at centre. River and ski jump in background.

Date: September 22, 1939.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Saskatoon Dam - 1940.

Saskatoon weir viewed from the east side of the river. City Park Collegiate can be seen in the upper left quadrant.

Date: 1940.

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Saskatoon Dam- 1940.

Weir viewed from east side of river. City Park Collegiate, Robin Hood Flour Mill among landmarks visible on horizon.

Date: 1940.

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Saskatoon dam and ski jump.

The Saskatoon dam and the ski jump on the horizon behind it, are seen from the west bank of the South Saskatchewan River.

Date: [ca. 1954].

Photographer: CFQC Staff.

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People watching ice breakup at weir.

Unidentified people watching South Saskatchewan River breakup at weir. Ski club hut visible on opposite bank.

Date: 1958.

Photographer: CFQC Staff.

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Broadcaster Greg Barnsley sitting on railing of Broadway Bridge.

QC-1217-1: Greg Barnsley squatting on concrete fish ladder and looking at water going over the weir across the South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon

QC-1217-2: Greg Barnsley standing on the Spadina Crescent Bridge, beside old-fashioned street light

QC-1217-3: Greg Barnsley standing on one of the beams under the Grand Trunk Pacific Bridge

QC-1217-4: Greg Barnsley in Kinsmen Park behind the City Hospital. He is turned to face the Spadina Crescent Bridge

QC-1217-5: Greg Barnsley sitting on the handrail of the west bank stairway leading to the pedestrian boardwalk across the Canadian Pacific Railway Bridge beside the weir

QC-1217-6: Greg Barnsley standing in front of sewage pumping station between Spadina Crescent and the river, across the road from Archibald Park in the Richmond Heights area

QC-1217-7: Greg Barnsley standing at the stairs at the bottom of the sidewalk on the Short Hill. Original cobble stone paving shows through the asphalt

QC-1217-8: Greg Barnsley under porte-cochere over entrance to Parktown Hotel. There is a sun deck on the roof of the porte-cochere

QC-1217-9: Broadcaster Greg Barnsley seated on railing of Broadway Bridge. Old-style lighting standard behind him topped off with flood light for the park

QC-1217-10: Greg Barnsley photographed through the bars of the University of Saskatchewan Memorial Gates

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QC-1217-12: Greg Barnsley crouching near closed in arch on west bank side of University Bridge probably used as a gardener's shed at this time, but used to be HMCS Unicorn boat shed.

Date: [ca.1960].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Looking south from a point north of North Park.

Looking south from a point north of North Park. CPR Bridge, weir, river, university campus, downtown and North Park are visible.

Date: [1962].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Looking southwest from a point north of North Park.

Looking southwest from a point north of North Park. Landmarks left to right; River, CPR Bridge and Weir, North Park, "The Diamond", Robin Hood Mills, Pool Elevator.

Date: [1962].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Aerial view of Saskatoon.

Aerial view looking south from a point downstream from the CPR Bridge. Downtown, City Park, weir, Grand Trunk Bridge, CNR Bridge, Traffic Bridge, Broadway Bridge, University Bridge, CPR Bridge, ski jump, City Hospital, Ellis Hall all visible. Some storm-sewer work being done on east bank upstream from weir.

Date: [1964].

Photographer: CFQC staff.

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Weir in winter.

Saskatoon weir viewed in the wintertime from the west side of the river. Farm house and barn on the east bank at the left. At the right is the ski jump and clubhouse.

Date: [ca. 1965].

Photographer: Wait, Frederick Elmer.

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CPR bridge taken from weir.

Canadian Pacific Bridge partially hidden by trees in fall foliage. Man in suit fishing on weir apron.

Date: [197-].

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Weir dam on the South Saskatchewan River.

Looking south from CPR bridge over the weir dam that extends across the river. The 25th Street bridge is visible as well as the skyline of downtown.

Date: [ca. 1972].

Photographer: EHCI Geography Club.

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The weir just south of CPR Bridge.

The weir just south of CPR Bridge, on river in Saskatoon. On east bank the old ski jump pierces the horizon.

Date: [before 1978].

Photographer: Moffat, Bob.

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Views of Saskatoon.

This file contains photos depicting close up and landscape views within Saskatoon during the winter of 1978. Images are numbered PH-TB-22-1 to PH-TB-22-185.

Date: 1978.

Photographer: Beebe, Terry.

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