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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40259
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.1
Description
Bowl, large, Chinese, for rice; white with dark spots; small chip, discol- ouration on rim; slight brown residue; blue Chinese character on underside
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40260
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.2
Description
Bowl, large, Chinese, for rice; white with two narrow blue lines around edge; design of two pink flowers, green leaves; on opposite side is design of green grass and long blade of grass each side; chip; base is soiled
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40261
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.3
Description
Bowl, large, Chinese, for rice; white with two narrow blue lines around edge; design of two pink flowers, green leaves; on opposite side is design of green grass and long blade of grass each side; chip, small crack; slight brown residue on rim
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40262
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.4
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.4
Description
Bowl, large, Chinese, for rice; white with two narrow blue lines around edge; design of two white flowers, green leaves; on opposite side is design of green grass and long blade of grass each side; small chip
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40263
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.5
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.5
Description
Bowl, small, Chinese, for rice; outside is light brown; inside is white with blue design of fish and wavy lines; two blue Chinese characters on bottom; small chip and brown residue on rim
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40264
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.6
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.6
Description
Bowl, small, Chinese, for rice; outside is light brown; inside is white with blue design of fish and wavy lines
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40265
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.7
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.7
Description
Bowl, small, Chinese, for rice; outside is white with two blue borders, of different shades; inside are small light blue ovals, some forming flower shape, this repeats on outside; inside bottom is blue design of two ducks and water plants; four blue Chinese characters on underside; brown spot
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40266
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.8
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.8
Description
Bowl, small, Chinese, for rice; outside is white with two narrow blue lines at edge; four birdlike motifs and blue line above base; base is chipped; three slight cracks; slight stains on bottom
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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bowl

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact40267
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.9
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV999.46.9
Description
Bowl, small, Chinese, for rice; outside is white with red border at top, and eight Chinese characters in a design of four red and four alternating; in- side bottom is red design
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Record Type
Artifact
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brush hook

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact91750
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV023.14.6
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV023.14.6
Description
Tool with a hooked blade attached to a long wooden handle used for land clearing - cut heavy brush, shrubs, or small trees.
The blade is made of iron and is heavily rusted. The handle is damaged in several spots and cracked where the blade is attached.
Object History
These items belonged to the Hong family - who founded Hop On Farms in Burnaby. Heritage Burnaby has a number of photos and an oral history about the family.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Maintenance T&E - - Groundskeeping Equipment
Object Term
Hook, Brush
Measurements
Length: 92 cm
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Agricultural Tools and Equipment
Gardens
Gardens - Market Gardens
Names
Hop on Farms
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Businessmen

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivedescription66166
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1890]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 10.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of early Burnaby residents and businessmen, identified as: Standing (l to r) - Louis Claude Hill, Nicolai Schou, Bernard Hill. Seated (l to r) - Unknown, Mr. Sharpe, Elliot Bell and unidentified man seated in the front.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1890]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Kitty Hill Peers family photograph series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 10.5 cm
Description Level
Item
Record No.
477-921
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Accession Number
2007-12
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of early Burnaby residents and businessmen, identified as: Standing (l to r) - Louis Claude Hill, Nicolai Schou, Bernard Hill. Seated (l to r) - Unknown, Mr. Sharpe, Elliot Bell and unidentified man seated in the front.
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Schou, Nicolai
Hill, Bernard R.
Bell, Elliot
Sharpe, Richard
Media Type
Photograph
Photographer
Thompson, S.J.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer's signature on recto
Photographer's stamp on verso reads: "S. J. Thompson / Artistic Photographer"
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Business course graduates at Bayshore Inn

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription19197
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1971
Collection/Fonds
Hipman "Jimmy" Chow and Donna Polos fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Class photograph of students who finished a business course at the Sales Training Institute in Vancouver. The photo is taken at the Bayshore Inn by Hannay's Portrait Studio. Jimmy Chow is identified standing on the far left in the second row. Six students in the front row are holding trophies.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Hipman "Jimmy" Chow and Donna Polos fonds
Series
Jimmy Chow family photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Class photograph of students who finished a business course at the Sales Training Institute in Vancouver. The photo is taken at the Bayshore Inn by Hannay's Portrait Studio. Jimmy Chow is identified standing on the far left in the second row. Six students in the front row are holding trophies.
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Persons - Children
Names
Chow, Hipman "Jimmy"
Accession Code
BV022.21.57
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
1971
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2023-03-03
Photographer
Hannay, John Henry
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "Photo Taken "P19356-3" (in ink) / HANNAY'S PORTRAIT STUDIO / 2287 W. Broadway, Vancouver B.C."
Hipman "Jimmy" Chow's name in Cantonese is Chow Hipman and in Mandarin is Zhou Xiamin.
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Cabinet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact90896
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV021.3.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV021.3.1
Description
Worn wooden cabinet made from Douglas Fir and cedar. The interior of the cabinet is painted a pale yellow. One third of the cabinet closest to the ground houses a large open shevling area with the back paneling visible. The middle of the cabinet has 5 slots for drawers with metal handles. One drawer is missing. The top third of the cabinet is split into 2 shelves with a yellow board bisecting the top shelf. Chinese characters are painted in black on the back of the shelving unit.
Object History
The cabinet was found in the Thrussell farmhouse on Marine Drive in Burnaby in the 1999.The Thrussell's land had been leased to Chinese tenant farmers by the Thrussell family and also previous owners. The City demolished the house, but they salvaged many items in the house before doing so. Of note are the Chinese characters and the joinery and construction of the cabinet. Chinese characters are painted in black on the back of the shelving unit The first two characters refer to pine wood and the last character is stem or branch.
Category
02. Furnishings
Classification
Household Accessories - - Storage & Display Accessories
Object Term
Cabinet
Colour
Brown
Yellow
Measurements
42” high x 42” wide x 14” width
Subjects
Agriculture - Farms
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Thrussell, Annie
Thrussell, Ethel
Thrussell, Eva
Thrussell, Fredrick Thomas, 1901-1977
Geographic Access
Marine Drive
Nelson Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Fraser Arm (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Big Bend Area
Record Type
Artifact
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Canada Victory Bonds organization Chinese branch in Victoria, B.C

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription3376
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1 Jun. 1941
Collection/Fonds
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 23.5 cm (sight) in mat 30.5 x 35.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of members of the Canada Victory Bonds organization Chinese branch in Victoria, B.C., seated and standing together in two rows. The photograph was taken on June 1, 1941 in the hall of the Chee Kung Tong Chinese Freemasons building. Lum Chuck Yue, a proprietor of the Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co. fonds
Series
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co. photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 23.5 cm (sight) in mat 30.5 x 35.5 cm
Material Details
Chinese characters have been added to recto of mat
Scope and Content
Photograph of members of the Canada Victory Bonds organization Chinese branch in Victoria, B.C., seated and standing together in two rows. The photograph was taken on June 1, 1941 in the hall of the Chee Kung Tong Chinese Freemasons building. Lum Chuck Yue, a proprietor of the Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co. Chinese herbalist shop in Victoria, served as the committee secretary and is identified as sitting in the front row, first from the right.
Subjects
Organizations
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Accession Code
BV985.5331.8
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
1 Jun. 1941
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
1/7/2010
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
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Canoe floating on flooded farm

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription4059
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1948]
Collection/Fonds
Julie Lee and Cecil Lee family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : sepia ; 1000 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Suey Ying Jung (Laura) and Puy Yuen Chan in a canoe on the flooded family farm; background contains trees and a building.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Julie Lee and Cecil Lee family fonds
Series
Lee family photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : sepia ; 1000 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Suey Ying Jung (Laura) and Puy Yuen Chan in a canoe on the flooded family farm; background contains trees and a building.
Subjects
Agriculture - Farms
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Jung, Suey Ying "Laura"
Chan, Puy Yuen
Accession Code
BV017.24.12
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1948]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Scan Resolution
1000
Scan Date
01-Oct-2017
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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cart

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact91781
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV023.17.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV023.17.1
Description
Small grocery or shopping cart. The cart was produced by Folding Carrier Corporation of Oklahoma. This cart is called the Nest Baskart which features a levered back panel to easily nest multiple carts together when not in use.
The body of the cart is formed by metal spokes welded together to form a cage like pattern.
The top of the cart has a large basket like area for holding items. The bottom of the cart has a sloped shelf that could have held another removable basket.
The handle of the cart is covered in a hard black material, possibly hardened rubber or plastic.
The cart features curved corners along the top and bottom of the basket area.
The cart has four wheels, the back two are fixed and the front two are
Object History
Item was used in the Canada Way Food Market owned by Harry Toy between 1975 and the late 2000s. the building sat vacant until sold in 2023.
Cart was used by donor to restock shelves when not in use by customers.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Merchandising T&E
Object Term
Cart, Shopping
Marks/Labels
"FOLDING CARRIER CORP. OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA., U.S.A. / NEST BASKART, MODEL WK 1200 / PATENT NO. 2,479,530"
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Canada Way Food Market
Geographic Access
Canada Way
Street Address
4692 Canada Way
Record Type
Artifact
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cash register

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact91785
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV023.17.5
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV023.17.5
Description
Cash register, cash drawer, adding machine made by Remington Sperry Rand.
It has four columns of keys for dollars and cents, three additional columns of digit keys, and three columns of keys with various functions on them. An addition bar and cancel button are across the base, and a paper tape at the top.
Sales are not displayed visually by any indicator.
There is a metal cash drawer that has plastic divisions for change and cash.
There is a key that slots into a lock on the left side that controls the machine with a lever.
The register is made of metal and plastic components.
Object History
Item was used in the Canada Way Food Market owned by Harry Toy between 1975 and the late 2000s. the building sat vacant until sold in 2023.
Cash register was used daily in the Canada Way Food Market.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Merchandising T&E
Object Term
Register, Cash
Maker
Remington
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Canada Way Food Market
Geographic Access
Canada Way
Street Address
4692 Canada Way
Record Type
Artifact
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Cecil and Julie Lee family portrait

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription4078
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 2000 and 2006]
Collection/Fonds
Julie Lee and Cecil Lee family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpg) : col. ; 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Cecil and Julie Lee's extended family posing for studio portait; top row (L-R): Cecil (Chue Kan) Lee, Julie Cho Chan Lee; middle row (L-R): Rodney Lee holding Ethan and Tyler Lee, Darin Lee, Sandra Lee holding baby Aiden Lee; bottom row: Suey Ying Jung (Laura).
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Julie Lee and Cecil Lee family fonds
Series
Lee family photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpg) : col. ; 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Cecil and Julie Lee's extended family posing for studio portait; top row (L-R): Cecil (Chue Kan) Lee, Julie Cho Chan Lee; middle row (L-R): Rodney Lee holding Ethan and Tyler Lee, Darin Lee, Sandra Lee holding baby Aiden Lee; bottom row: Suey Ying Jung (Laura).
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Lee, Julie Cho Chan
Lee, Chue Kan "Cecil"
Lee, Rodney
Lee, Ethan
Lee, Tyler
Lee, Darin
Lee, Sandra
Lee, Aiden
Jung, Suey Ying "Laura"
Accession Code
BV017.24.31
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 2000 and 2006]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
01-Oct-2017
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Cecil Lee and brothers

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription15036
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1943 and 1944] (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
Julie Lee and Cecil Lee family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : col. ; 1000 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Cecil (Chue Kan) Lee (far right) and his two brothers, Dick (Chue Duck) Lee (far left) and Ken (Chue Kwong) Lee (middle) outside of the Duke of Connaught High School in New Westminster. The three brothers are seen squating together in grassy area with the school building behind them.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Julie Lee and Cecil Lee family fonds
Series
Lee family photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : col. ; 1000 dpi
Material Details
Labels in Chinese
Scope and Content
Photograph of Cecil (Chue Kan) Lee (far right) and his two brothers, Dick (Chue Duck) Lee (far left) and Ken (Chue Kwong) Lee (middle) outside of the Duke of Connaught High School in New Westminster. The three brothers are seen squating together in grassy area with the school building behind them.
History
Photographs from the collection of Julie Lee. Julie married Cecil Lee (Chue Kan), the youngest of the Lee family.
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Names
Lee, Chue Duck "Dick"
Lee, Chue Kan "Cecil"
Lee, Chue Kwong "Ken"
Geographic Access
New Westminster
Accession Code
BV019.33.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[between 1943 and 1944] (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
1000
Scan Date
19-Mar-2019
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Certificate of Canadian Citizenship issued to Quon Lip Lee

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription16718
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
6 Oct. 1966
Collection/Fonds
Quon Lip Lee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff)
Scope and Content
Item consists of a Certificate of Canadian Citizenship issued to Quon Lip Lee on October 6, 1966. The back of the certificate includes vitial information including date of birth, marital status and date of issue.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Quon Lip Lee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff)
Scope and Content
Item consists of a Certificate of Canadian Citizenship issued to Quon Lip Lee on October 6, 1966. The back of the certificate includes vitial information including date of birth, marital status and date of issue.
Creator
Government of Canada
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Documentary Artifacts - Certificates
Names
Lee, Quon Lip
Accession Code
BV021.18.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
6 Oct. 1966
Media Type
Textual Record
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
April 8, 2021
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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