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image no.: 72561
contact sheet: A2446
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: (On Left) Dr. Seager Wheeler, Victoria,Bc, With A. Atkin, Union Point, Mb, Past President And Senior Member Of The Canadian Seed Growers' Association, Meeting In Victoria In April 1950 For The First Time In 37 Years. They First Met In 1913 When Dr. Wheeler Gave Mr. Atkin 25 Lbs Of The Then Famous No. 10b Marquis Wheat. Prior To Retiring From Farming And Seed Growing, Dr. Wheeler Farmed At Rosthern, Sk
subject(s): AgricultureAssociationsCostumesPersonalitiesSeedingWheat
date: 1950, April
 
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image no.: 63975
contact sheet: A2055
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: A 1912 Model Reeves Cross Compound 40-140 Horsepower Steam Engine Sowing Wheat On The George Routledge Farm At Delisle, Sk. Routledge Used A Steam Engine For Motive Power Because A Previous Crop Failure Did Not Permit Him To Buy Fuel And Oil For His Gasoline Tractors
subject(s): AgricultureDroughtMachinerySeedingTractorsWheat
date: 1938
 
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image no.: 63973
contact sheet: A2055
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: A 1912 Model Reeves Cross Compound 40-140 Horsepower Steam Engine Used To Sow Wheat With Three One-Way Disk Seeders On The George Routledge Farm At Delisle, Sk. Routledge'S 1937 Crop Had Been A Total Failure Due To Drought. When It Came Time To Seed The 1938 Crop, He Did Not Have Sufficient Funds To Buy Fuel And Oil For Any Of His Mccormick-Deering 22-36 Tractors. Rather Than Not Seed, He Used The Reeves Steam Engine Which Had Been In Storage For 12 Years. Fuel Was Supplied By Straw From The 1936 Wheat Crop And Water From Spring Run-Off. The University Of Saskatachewan'S Agricultural Engineering Department Designed The Hitch
subject(s): AgricultureDroughtMachinerySeedingTractorsWheat
date: 1938
 
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image no.: 63639
contact sheet: A2042
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: A Caterpillar Diesel D6 Tractor Pulling Four 8-Foot Binders Cutting Spring Wheat On The F. Nolan Farm At Rouleau, Sk
subject(s): AgricultureCropsHarvestingMachineryWheat
date: 1940
 
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image no.: 63581
contact sheet: A2040
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: A Mccormick-Deering Threshing Outfit In Operation On G.W. Bowes' 640-Acre Farm Near Saskatoon, Sk. The Separator Is Being Powered By A Mccormick-Deering 15-30 Tractor. Bowes Initially Homesteaded The Land In 1901. In 1928 He Had 265 Acres In Wheat, 165 Acres In Summer Falow, 85 Acres In Oats, 25 Acres In Barley, And 100 Acres In Pasture
subject(s): AgricultureBarleyMachineryOatsThreshingTractorsWheat
date: 1928
 
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image no.: 66280
contact sheet: A2143
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: A Mccormick-Deering Tractor Pulling Two 125-Bushel Grain Tanks Containing Wheat
subject(s): AgricultureMachineryTanksTractorsTransportationWagonsWheat
date: 1929
 
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image no.: 14663
contact sheet: A0456
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Automobile On Road. Wheat Fields On Each Side.
subject(s): AgricultureAutomobilesWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 65371
contact sheet: A2109
collection: Parrish and Heimbecker Limited Collection
description: Canadian Wheat Board Participation Certificate Issued To W.A. Freeman Of Ardenode, Ab. (Colour)
subject(s): AgricultureBusinessesDocumentsMarketingWheat Board
date: 1919
 
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image no.: 72571
contact sheet: A2446
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Canadian Wheat Pool Representatives In London, England For An Interview With Mr. J.H. Thomas, Lord Privy Seal To Continue A Discussin Of The Importation Of Canadian Grain, Which He Initiated During His Visit To Canada Last Summer. Front Row (L- R): W.A. Mcleod; A.J. Mcphail, President Of The Wheat Pool (Ccwp); D.R. Mcintyre. Back Row (L- R): Stuart Gellie, Director Of Ccwp Ltd; A.H. Hobley, Representative Cws In England; D.L. Smith European Manager, Ccwp Ltd. The Men Are Posing Around A Desk
subject(s): AgricultureCostumesPersonalitiesWheat
date: 1930
 
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image no.: 61760
contact sheet: A1971
collection: United Grain Growers Limited Collection
description: Copy Of The Invoice Issued By The Firm, Higgins And Young To Steele Brothers, Toronto, For The First Shipment Of Wheat Exported From Manitoba
subject(s): AgricultureDocumentsMarketingWheat
date: 1876, October 12
 
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image no.: 14036
contact sheet: A0436
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Daniel Sutton In A Field Of Selkirk Wheat In Warren, Mb. Daniel Sutton Became A Member Of The Csga In 1926. He Had Continuous Membership In The Association From 1938 To 1959. He Produced The Following Crops In The Registration Program: Renown, Regent, Redman, Carleton, Mindum And Selkirk Wheat; Vanguard, Ajax, Exeter And Garry Oats; Plush, Sanalta, Montcalm, Husky, Vantmore And Parkland Barley. He Was An Elite Producer Of Foundation Stock Of Redman And Selkirk Wheat; Sanalta, Vantmore And Husky Barley And Garry Oats. Mr Sutton Served On The Local School Board In The 1930s And Was Very Active In The Mainitoba Dairy Asociation. He Served As Director From 1946 - 1947, Vice- President In 1948 And Was Elected President In 1949
subject(s): AgricultureBarleyCropsOatsPersonalitiesProgramsWheat
date: 1954c
 
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image no.: 71869
contact sheet: A2419
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Exterior View Of The Wheat Pool Building (Formally The Lombard Building) On Main Street In Winnipeg. Building Decorated Throughout With Stephens’ Products. Note The Light Standard Outside The Building
subject(s): AgricultureWheatWinnipeg Buildings
date: 1934c
 
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image no.: 54679
contact sheet: A1664
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Farm Labourers Called Harvesters Arriving At Cpr Depot En Route To The Wheat Fields For Work Harvesting
subject(s): AgricultureHarvestingLabourRailwaysStationsWheat
date: 1902
 
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image no.: 72516
contact sheet: A2445
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Farm Workers Using A Caterpillar Diesel D2 Tractor With Belt Pulley, Driving 28" Separator Equipped With A Cleaner And 14 Ft Feeder, Threshing And Cleaning Wheat Near Resource, Saskatchewan. The Equipment Worked About 12 Hours A Day On 1.5 Imperial Gallons At 14.6 Cents Per Hour, Threshing 130 Bushels Per Hour
subject(s): AgricultureCostumesEquipmentHarvestingHay RacksThreshingTractorsTrucksWheat
date: 1945c
 
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image no.: 12853
contact sheet: A0397
collection: Ernest Symons, Rocanville Collection
description: Field Of Wheat
subject(s): AgriculturePrairiesWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 12852
contact sheet: A0397
collection: Ernest Symons, Rocanville Collection
description: Field Of Winter Wheat In Alberta
subject(s): AgriculturePrairiesWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 63555
contact sheet: A2039
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: Harvesting A Drought Stricken Wheat Crop On The J.W. Blakley Farm At Ryley, Ab
subject(s): AgricultureCropsDroughtHarvestingMachineryWheat
date: 1930c
 
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image no.: 15574
contact sheet: A0486
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Hauling Wheat In Tank Wagon In Sk.
subject(s): AgricultureHorsesWagonsWheat
date: 1923
 
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image no.: 26416
contact sheet: A0886
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Hudson'S Bay Company'S First Consignment Of Wheat Shipped Via Hudson Bay By The James Richardson And Sons Company Limited, Winnipeg (Re-Enactment)
subject(s): AgricultureHudson Bay CompanyWheat
date: 1929
 
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image no.: 26396
contact sheet: A0885
collection: Winnipeg Commodity Exchange
description: Hudson'S Bay Company'S First Consignment Of Wheat Shipped Via Hudson Bay By The James Richardson Andsons Limited, Winnipeg. (Re-Enactment)
subject(s): AgricultureHudson Bay CompanyWheat
date: 1929
 
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image no.: 72587
contact sheet: A2447
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: In 1946 Three Wheat Pools Purchased The Lombard Building At The Corner Of Lombard Avenue And Main Street In Winnipeg, Mb. The Building Was Renamed The Wheat Pool Building, And Early In 1965 Was Sold To James Richardson & Sons To Be Torn Down For Construction Of One Lombard Place Or Commonly Referred To As The Richardson Building. The Three Wheat Pools Moved To The Royal Bank Building On June 1, 1966, On The Corner Of Portage Avenue And Fort Street
subject(s): AgricultureGrain CommissionWheatWheat BoardWinnipeg BuildingsWinnipeg Streets
date: 1946
 
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image no.: 71870
contact sheet: A2419
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Interior Of One Of The Offices In The Wheat Pool Building (Formally The Lombard Building) Showing Desks And Chairs And Equipment. Note The Many Lighting Fixtures Hanging From The Ceiling
subject(s): AgricultureEquipmentFurnitureOfficesWheatWinnipeg Buildings
date: 1935
 
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image no.: 61766
contact sheet: A1971
collection: Delza Longman Collection
description: Monument, Dedicated In 1932, Commemorating The First Shipment Of Wheat From Western Canada On October 21, 1876
subject(s): AgricultureMarketingMonumentsTransportationWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 72517
contact sheet: A2445
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Numerous Wheat Stooks On A Field At Nobleford, Ab
subject(s): AgricultureHarvestingStookingTownsWheat
date: 1929c
 
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image no.: 61761
contact sheet: A1971
collection: United Grain Growers Limited Collection
description: Painting, By Newton Brett, Depicting The First Recorded Shipment Of Wheat From Western Canada. The Shipment Of 857 Bushels Of Red Fife, Destined For Steele Brothers In Toronto, Travelled Up To Red River Via St. Paul To Ontario. (Colour)
subject(s): AgricultureBoatsMarketingTransportationWheat
date: 1876
 
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image no.: 66016
contact sheet: A2133
collection: P.F.R.A., Regina Collection
description: Participants In A Field Day Examining Different Varieties Of Wheat In A Wheat Plot At The Regina Experimental Substation
subject(s): AgricultureCropsEducationResearchWheat
date: 1949, July 25
 
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image no.: 63960
contact sheet: A2055
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: Planting Fall Wheat On The Walter Steinwold Farm At Hudson, Colorado, Using A Caterpillar Diesel Thirty-Five Tractor And Two 10 Foot Furrow Drills.
subject(s): AgricultureMachineryPlantingSeedingTractorsWheat
date: 1933, September
 
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image no.: 50602
contact sheet: A1524
collection: Delza Longman Collection
description: Plaque On A Granite Boulder Designating The Place From Which The First Shipment Of Wheat From Western Canada Was Sent By Red River Steamer On Oct. 21, 1876; 857 Bushels Of Red Fife At 85 Cents Per Bushel Was Consigned By Higgins And Young Of Winnipeg To Steele Bros In Toronto For Use As Seed In Ontario
subject(s): AgricultureMonumentsPlaquesWheat
date: 1932
 
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image no.: 63622
contact sheet: A2041
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: R.L. Lewis Of Gray, Sk, Operating A Cockshutt 15-Foot Self-Propelled Combine
subject(s): AgricultureHarvestingMachineryPersonalitiesWheat
date: 1939
 
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image no.: 40294
contact sheet: A1348
collection: Dennis Downey Collection
description: Sacking Wheat By The Side Of A Threshing Machine In Manitoba From A Stereoscopic Image Produced By Underwood And Underwood Publishers, New York, London, Toronto, And Ottawa. Photo Courtesy Dennis Downey
subject(s): AgricultureMachineryThreshingWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 62001
contact sheet: A1980
collection: United Grain Growers Limited Collection
description: Seager Wheeler Inspecting A Wheat Crop Growing At Rosthern, Sk. Wheeler Was The World Wheat Champion In 1911, 1914 - 1916, And 1918
subject(s): AgricultureCropsPersonalitiesWheat
date: 1926
 
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image no.: 7720
contact sheet: A0241
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Sheaves Of Wheat, Pembina Valley, Southern Manitoba.,
subject(s): AgricultureWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 63654
contact sheet: A2042
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: Stacks Formed By A Header Barge.
subject(s): AgricultureCropsHarvestingMachineryWheat
date: 1937c
 
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image no.: 59038
contact sheet: A1812
collection: Eaton's Store Collection
description: Stereoscopic Image Of The New Grain Exchange Building On Lombard Street In Winnipeg, Where Wheat Is Bought And Sold. Note The Wagon, The Horse And Buggy, And The Telephone Poles. (See Image Of A1812-59037 For Write-Up.)
subject(s): BuggiesCommodity ExchangesHorsesWagonsWheatWinnipeg BuildingsWinnipeg Streets
date: 1900c
 
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image no.: 26333
contact sheet: A0883
collection: Harry Franzman Collection
description: Stooks Of Wheat At H.M. Franzmann Farm At Fannystelle, Mb.
subject(s): AgricultureCropsStookingTownsWheat
date: 1900c
 
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image no.: 63568
contact sheet: A2040
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: Straight Combining In The Spring Of 1928 Using A Caterpillar Thirty Tractor And A Holt Model 36 20-Foot Combine. The 1927 Saskatchewan Wheat Crop Did Not Mature Until After Snow Fell, Necessitating Harvesting The Following Spring.
subject(s): AgricultureHarvestingMachineryTractorsWheat
date: 1928
 
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image no.: 71573
contact sheet: A2404
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Two Men On A Horse Drawn Wagon Filled With Harvested Wheat In Prince George, Bc
subject(s): AgricultureHarvestingHorsesWagonsWheat
date: 1947, October
 
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image no.: 16
contact sheet: A002
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Ukrainian Men Beating Grain With A Flail (Threshing Tool) To Separate The Grain (Seed) From The Chaff (Straw) Of Wheat
subject(s): AgricultureCostumesThreshingToolsUkrainiansWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 66185
contact sheet: A2140
collection: H.A. Lewis Collection
description: Unloading Wheat At A Country Elevator
subject(s): AgricultureElevatorsTransportationTrucksWheat
date: 1927
 
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image no.: 7696
contact sheet: A0240
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: View Of Miles Of Wheat From Top Of Pilot Mound, Southern Manitoba.,
subject(s): AgriculturePrairiesWheat
date:
 
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image no.: 40301
contact sheet: A1348
collection: Dennis Downey Collection
description: Wheat Fields At Gretna, Mb, From A Stereoscopic Image Published By Nerlick And Company. Photo Courtesy Dennis Downey
subject(s): AgricultureTownsWheat
date: 1905
 
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image no.: 58992
contact sheet: A1810
collection: Shipley Collection
description: William (Bill) Shipley'S Second Threshing Outfit And Gang. There Are About Thirty People Including Two Women And A Child On The Load Of Sheaves Near The Separator. Bill Shipley Owned And Operated This Outfit From Approximately 1905 To 1915. Note The Blower Or Wind Stacker On The Separator Rather Than The Straw Carrier On His His Previous Threshing Outfit. The Normal Complement To Run This Outfit Efficiently Was 21 Or 22 Men. They Were As Follows: 8 Men With Teams Hauling Sheaves; 4 (Men) As Pitchers In The Field; 2 (Men) As Spike Pitchers At The Separator; 2 Or 3 Men Hauling Water For The Engine Depending On The Distance; 2 Men Hauling Grain; 1 Engine Fireman; One Engine Operator; And 1 Separator Operator. William Shipley Custom Threshed Throughout The Minto And Boissevain Areas Of Southern Manitoba. Photo Courtesy Of Dorothy Shipley
subject(s): ChildrenHarvestingHorsesMachineryThreshingTownsWagonsWheatWomen
date: 1910c
 
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image no.: 58993
contact sheet: A1810
collection: Shipley Collection
description: William Shipley'S Threshing Gang Around Minto, Mb. About 1900. William Shipley Is Standing On The Wheel Of The Steam Engine To The Left Of The Photo. Note The Barrel (Probably With Water ) On The Far Left Of The Photo. Note The Screen Spark Catcher On The Smokestack, And The Stray Carrier On The Separator; This Carried The Straw Out From The Back Of The Separator; When It Piled Up It Was Moved Away With Horses And A Buckpole. William Shipley Custom Threshed Throughout The Minto And Boissevain Areas Of Southern Manitoba. Photo Courtesy Of Dorothy Shipley
subject(s): EquipmentHarvestingHorsesMachineryThreshingTownsWagonsWheat
date: 1900c
 
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image no.: 59037
contact sheet: A1812
collection: Eaton's Store Collection
description: Write-Up Stereoscopic Image (A1812-59038) Of The New Grain Exchange Building On Lombard Street, In Winnipeg, Where Wheat Is Bought And Sold
subject(s): Commodity ExchangesWheatWinnipeg BuildingsWinnipeg Streets
date: 1900c