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Marilyn Monroe travelled to the Canadian Rockies in August 1953 to film and injured her ankle while shooting a scene in a river. John Vachon, a Look magazine photographer, took about 200 photos of the actress as she recovered at the Banff Springs Hotel and toured the town.

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