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Division No. 15 Alberta Historical Markers

 
Wideview of John Murray Gibbon Marker image, Touch for more information
By Kevin Craft, September 6, 2017
Wideview of John Murray Gibbon Marker
Alberta (Division No. 15), Banff — John Murray Gibbon 1875-1952
Born in Ceylon and educated in Scotland and Germany, Gibbon studied painting before turning to journalism. As publicity agent for the Canadian Pacific Railway from 1913 to 1945 he combined advertising with the promotion of a Canadian identity, . . . — Map (db m108632) HM
Alberta (Division No. 15), Jasper — Arthur Oliver Wheeler (1860-1945)
A preeminent topographical surveyor, Wheeler represented British Columbia on the commission which located and marked the boundary with Alberta between 1913 and 1925. His party surveyed and mapped the 1000 km-long mountain section, using photographs . . . — Map (db m108876) HM

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