MB: living and writing the early days of parks canada

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Explore the items in the MB Williams collection. Ranging from audio interviews, to photos, to personal correspondence.

  • Article by MB Williams in The Animal's Friend magazine, June 1936.

    Published Works

  • Feb 18th 1902 Dear Home-birds All yours just arrived and I feel moved to reply at once. I have just come back from lunch and as work is seldom begun till two I thought I would seize the opportunity and write a few lines at any rate. You don’t…

    Correspondence

  • Prince Albert National Park Prince Albert Sask. Oct. 29th 1932 Miss MB Williams c/o JC Campbell, Esqre Canadian National Parks Ottawa Dear Miss Williams: I hear from Mr. Campbell that you are back in Ottawa after your long trip to Europe, which I…

    Correspondence

  • MB Williams -- 6th row from the bottom, 2nd from the left -- at the Polytechnic Party, Pilatus Kulm, Switzerland, on 7 September, 1909.

    Images

  • MB Williams and her sister Eva ("Brownie") from 1892.

    Images

  • A family portrait from 1881, In back row are father David Williams, brother Ernie ("Stalky"), and mother Sarah (Longley) Williams. In front row are sister Eva ("Brownie") and MB ("Fuzzy").

    Images

  • A photograph from one of MB's 1920s research trips in the Rocky Mountains.

    Images

  • Picnicking during a research trip in the Rockies in the 1920s.

    Images

  • MB (seated, in white), JB Harkin (seated at right, under lamppost), and others gather at Jasper Lodge in Aug 1923.

    Images

  • This is a 1963 edition of MB's 1948 book, itself a close replica of her 1920s guides.

    Published Works

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