Canada and the USA, 1981

Additional Items (PDF files): Patricia's Diary, Cost Sheet, Itinerary & Scientific Lectures

Also in 1981: Events, Pat's Parents Golden Wedding, Model Railway, Visits, Walks, Canada and the USA, Skiing in Verbier

Buffalo, Niagara Falls & Toronto
July 1981

The Bufflalo Atrium

Niagara River, above the Falls

The American Falls

The American and the Canadian (Horseshoe) Falls

Toronto spending the day with Melanie, Barry, Ihoe & Ihor's Nephews

Pinawa & Manitoba
July 1981

Canoeing with Keith Chambers
photo: Alice Chambers

Setting off on the Upper Pinawa River
photo: Alice Chambers

Keith, Alice and family

The Morris Stampede

Boissevain, Manitoba
Home of the International Turtle Derby

Grain Elevators

The Praire

Los Alamos, New Mexico
Bradbury Science Museum
July 1981

With a model of "Tall Boy", the first uranium atomic bomb

With a model of "fatman", the first Plutonium Atomic Bomb

Cruise missile

Nuclear Rocket

Hydrogen bomb designs

The New Mexico desert

The Bandolier National Monument
July 1981

The Canyon

Multi-storey dwellings

A reconstructed Kiva

The Santa Fe Opera
Daphne, 1981

Taos and Chama
New Mexico, July 1981

Taos Pueblo

Bread oven

The Road

The Rio Grande Canyon

Former Denver and Rio Grande Locomotives

Snow plough

The Road north to the Tetons
July 1981

Pagosa Springs

Sunset near Farson, Wyoming

Distant view of the Tetons

The Grand Tetons

Jackson Lake

Yellowstone National Park
July 1981

Abyss Pool

The Old Faithful, with audience

Yellowstone Lower Falls

The Yellowstone Grand Canyon

Climbing Mount Washburn

Views fom the summit

Upper Geyser Basin?

Norris Geyser Basin?

Old Faithful in the evening



The Tetons

Bear Lake

Disneyland, Los Angeles
August 1981

from the circular train

Space mountain

Our favourite ride

In San Francisco

Seattle and towards Canada
August 1981

The second car

Lunch with Flora and Seymour Rabinovitch

Crossing the Columbis River

Radium Hot Springs

Banff and Lake Louise
August 1981


To the Cascade Mountain

The Grand Amphitheatre

Banff & Mount Norquay

Along the Icefields Parkway

The Athabasca Glacier

The Moraine Lane

Columbia Icefield

Lake Louise

Walking to the tea house and the fire lookout (12m & 1600 feet)

The drive home with the CPR

Boating and Waterskiing on the Okenagan, BC
August 1981

Boat Hire at Peachland

August 1981

Museum of Anthropology, UBC

28th IUAPC Congress
Frontiers of Chemistry

Our Poster

from the Gage Hall of Residence

Nitobe Japanese Garden, UBC

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