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Author Name    Dempsey, Hugh A.

Title   TREASURES OF THE GLENBOW MUSEUM.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Very Good+

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Calgary, Alberta Glenbow-Alberta Institute 1991

ISBN Number    1895379008 / 9781895379006

Seller ID   28575

200 pp, 11 1/4" H. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. "(P)rovides a glimpse into the vast collections of the museum and tells the stories of their origin and acquisition. From 1954 to 1966, Glenbow was the pride of Eric L. Harvie, Calgary philanthropist. During those years, he brought priceless objects from all parts of the world, while his staff concentrated on collecting western Canadian artifacts. Since then, Glenbow has added significantly to its collections and has gained international acclaim for its exhibitions and museum programs." Very minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has minor wear/wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds.

Eric  Harvie,  Collectors,  Collections,  Antiques,  Art,  Museums,  First  Nations,  Plains,  Indians,  Northeastern  Woodlands,  Subarctic,  Northwest  Coast,  Inuit,  Fur  Trade,  Metis,  Mounted  Police,  Cowboys,  Immigrants,  Pioneer  Life,  Western  Art,  Historical  Art,  Modern  Art,  Contemporary  Art,  Repatriation,  Donors,  Riveredge  Foundation,  Bumper,  Nickle,  Norcen,  Davidson,  Gifts,  Horseman's  Hall  Of  Fame,  Sybil  Andrews,  Gunmakers,  Gunsmiths,  Arms,  Armour,  Samurai,  Coins,  Currency,  Field  Collecting,  Archives,  Cultural  History,  Ethnology,  Military  History,  Mineralogy,  C.A.  Beil,  Calgary  Stampede,  Grandmaison,  Paul  Kane,  D.  Leechman,  Norman  Luxton,  J.F.  MacLeod,  F.  Remington,  Carl  Rungius,  C.M.  Russell,  J.  Schuller,  Sitting    Bull,  Garnet  Wolseley. 

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