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Burnaby Municipal Hall

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Repository
Burnaby Heritage Planning
Civic Address
7282 Kingsway
Associated Dates
1911
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Repository
Burnaby Heritage Planning
Civic Address
7282 Kingsway
Associated Dates
1911
Heritage Value
In 1911, a brick building was built to replace the smaller wooden structure that had served as Burnaby's Municipal Hall since 1899. This new, larger structure was built to reflect Burnaby's growth into a large suburban municipality and remained in use for over 40 years. The old Municipal Hall became a public hall which was demolished upon the construction of the Edmonds Branch of the Burnaby Public Library in 1962. The second Municipal Hall was renovated in 1956 (when the current City Hall was built at Canada Way), and was used as a Police building. In 1966 after the construction of the new Justice Building, the old 1911 Municipal Hall was left vacant and in 1970 it was demolished. The site was redeveloped as a senior citizens residential centre with Edmonds House built on the old hall location.
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
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Welcome Committee for Earl Haig's visit to Burnaby

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[192-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of people gathered along the side of a street in front of the Municipal Hall on Edmonds, with a large sign that reads, "EARL HAIG WELCOME TO BURNABY". The crowd is mostly men in suits, women in dresses and hats, and two girls. There are flags and streamers flying in the backgr…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of people gathered along the side of a street in front of the Municipal Hall on Edmonds, with a large sign that reads, "EARL HAIG WELCOME TO BURNABY". The crowd is mostly men in suits, women in dresses and hats, and two girls. There are flags and streamers flying in the background. According to the accession register, they are the Welcome Committee for the visit of Earl Haig to Burnaby Municipal Hall. Only three people in the photograph have been tentatively identified: In the centre of the picture, directly behind the little girl it appears to be L. Claude Hill and to the right of him, his wife Annie. The third man to the left of Claude Hill appears to be Thomas Sanderson. The rest are unknown.
Subjects
Events - Visits of State
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Hill, Annie Sara Kenrick
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
BV985.3137.4
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[192-]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
30-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
unknown
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Dedication of War Memorial Fountain at Burnaby Municipal Hall

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1923]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large crowd of people gathered outside Burnaby Municipal Hall for the dedication of the War Memorial Fountain, which is now located in the Burnaby Village Museum site. To the left of the photograph, located on the lawn of the Municipal Hall, is the memorial fountain, with a wreath h…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large crowd of people gathered outside Burnaby Municipal Hall for the dedication of the War Memorial Fountain, which is now located in the Burnaby Village Museum site. To the left of the photograph, located on the lawn of the Municipal Hall, is the memorial fountain, with a wreath hanging on the top.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Ceremonies
Monuments - War Memorials
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Fountains
Persons - Crowds
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
BV985.3137.5
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1923]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
30-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Stride studio
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
The photographer is speculated to be Stride studio, because of the similarity with the photograph BV985.3137.7 of the War Memorial Fountain dedication by Stride studio
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Dedication of War Memorial Fountain at Burnaby Municipal Hall

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1923]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of the War Memorial Fountain located on the lawn of Burnaby Municipal Hall, during its dedication ceremony. There is a large crowd of people gathered around the fountain, with boys in scout uniforms standing to the right of the fountain, and ladies and RCMP officers standing to the left …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Material Details
inscribed in the original negative, and printed on the photograph, l.r. "Stride Photo"
Scope and Content
Photograph of the War Memorial Fountain located on the lawn of Burnaby Municipal Hall, during its dedication ceremony. There is a large crowd of people gathered around the fountain, with boys in scout uniforms standing to the right of the fountain, and ladies and RCMP officers standing to the left side of the fountain. There is a man standing next to the fountain, blowing on a trumpet. There is a wreath hanging from the top of the fountain, which bears the inscription, "OF OUR FELLOW WORKERS WHO FELL IN THE WAR/ 1914-1918/ ERECTED BY/ THE CIVIC EMPLOYEES UNION - BURNABY - 1923" The War Memorial Fountain is now located in the Burnaby Village Museum site.
Subjects
Ceremonies
Monuments - War Memorials
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Fountains
Persons - Crowds
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
BV985.3137.7
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1923]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
30-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Stride studio
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Welcome to Burnaby Lord Willingdon

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Hall decorated for the visit of Lord Willingdon in 1928. Along the steps leading to the main entrance are women in ranger uniforms holding Union Jacks on poles. Lord Willingdon and other dignitaries are standing in front of the entrance. The doorway is decorated with…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Hall decorated for the visit of Lord Willingdon in 1928. Along the steps leading to the main entrance are women in ranger uniforms holding Union Jacks on poles. Lord Willingdon and other dignitaries are standing in front of the entrance. The doorway is decorated with a sign that reads, "WELCOME TO BURNABY LORD WILLINGDON" There is a woman climbing up the steps towards Lord Willingdon. Lord Willingdon was Canada's Governor General at that time. The photographer is speculated to be Lloyd studio, because of the similarity with the photograph HV977.17.15 of Lord Willingdon's visit by Lloyd studio
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Officials - Governor Generals
Events - Visits of State
Events - Royal Visits
Symbols - Flags
Names
Willingdon, Lord (1866-1941)
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Accession Code
BV985.3137.8
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
1928
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Related Material
For another photograph of the visit of Lord Willingdon at Burnaby Municipal Hall, see HV977.17.15
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
30-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Lloyd studio
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Reeve McLean making a speech

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1921 and 1928]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of women and men standing on the steps of Burnaby Municipal Hall, listening to Reeve Alexander McLean making a speech on the top of the stairs, in the centre. There is a group of boys with caps [boy scouts] standing, facing the group on the stairs, in the foreground. The occas…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w print
Material Details
inscribed in the original negative, and printed on the photograph, l.r. "Stride Photo"
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of women and men standing on the steps of Burnaby Municipal Hall, listening to Reeve Alexander McLean making a speech on the top of the stairs, in the centre. There is a group of boys with caps [boy scouts] standing, facing the group on the stairs, in the foreground. The occasion is not known. A. McLean served as Reeve of Burnaby from 1921-1926 and again in 1928.
Subjects
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
McLean, Alexander K
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
BV985.3137.9
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 1921 and 1928]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
30-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Stride studio
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Reception for Governor-General Lord Willingdon

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
May 2, 1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the visit of Lord Willingdon to Burnaby at the Municipal Hall in 1928. Along the steps leading to the main entrance, are women in ranger uniforms holding Union Jacks on poles. Lord Willingdon and other dignitaries are standing in front of the entrance. The doorway is decorated with a …
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the visit of Lord Willingdon to Burnaby at the Municipal Hall in 1928. Along the steps leading to the main entrance, are women in ranger uniforms holding Union Jacks on poles. Lord Willingdon and other dignitaries are standing in front of the entrance. The doorway is decorated with a sign that reads, "Welcome to Burnaby Lord Willingdon." Mabel Hawkshaw is holding hands with her son Cedric as they walk towards the stairs.
Subjects
Events - Visits of State
Events - Royal Visits
Officials - Governor Generals
Symbols - Flags
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Hawkshaw, Merton Cedric Perry "Cedric"
Hawkshaw, Mabel Edith Honor McClean
Willingdon, Lord (1866-1941)
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Accession Code
HV977.17.15
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
May 2, 1928
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Related Material
For another photograph of the visit of Lord Willingdon at Burnaby Municipal Hall, see BV985.3137.8
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
23-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Lloyd's Studio
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Annotation on verso of the photograph reads: "Mrs. John E. Hawkshaw in Ranger uniform leading son Cedric in sailor suit by the hand."
Second annotation reads: "Here I go up with Ceddie to be 'presented' for the 'third' time! Previously twice in other orders."
Stamp on the verso of photograph reads: "Lloyd's Studio / 3966 Kingsway / McKay, B.C. Carl. 343R2."
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Municipal Council in front of the Municipal Hall

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1910]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 19.5 x 24.5 cm, mounted on card 35 x 37.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Municipal Council and members of the municipal hall staff sitting and standing in two rows outside the enlarged version of Burnaby's first Municipal Hall. Identified, seated (from left): L. Claude Hill, T.D. Coldicutt, J. Love, Reeve Peter Byrne, Duncan C. McGregor, John Rumble an…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 19.5 x 24.5 cm, mounted on card 35 x 37.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Municipal Council and members of the municipal hall staff sitting and standing in two rows outside the enlarged version of Burnaby's first Municipal Hall. Identified, seated (from left): L. Claude Hill, T.D. Coldicutt, J. Love, Reeve Peter Byrne, Duncan C. McGregor, John Rumble and Eber Stride. Behind, standing, fifth from the left is F.L. MacPherson.
Subjects
Officials - Alderman and Councillors
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Byrne, Peter
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Coldicutt, Thomas D.
Love, Jesse (1849-1928)
McGregor, Duncan C. (1853-1929)
Rumble, John
Stride, Eber
MacPherson, F.L.
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
HV973.40.3
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1910]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Related Material
According to earlier catalogue record, a plan for the conversion from the municipal hall to a community hall is in the the BVM archives.
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
1/8/2010
Scale
100
Photographer
Broadbridge
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of original reads: "Burnaby Municipal Council in front of the first Municipal Hall on Kingsway"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "The Broadbridge Commercial Photo Co. / 530 Homer St. Vancouver [illegible]"
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First Burnaby Girl Guides Company

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1919] (date of original), copied [1972]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.6 x 21.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of the eighteen girls of the first Burnaby Girl Guide Company. The girl guide flag with a clover leaf symbol in the centre, and writing, "1st Burnaby Company" at the top, is hanging on a staff behind the girls. An earlier catalogue record from 1976 notes that the brick building behind t…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.6 x 21.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of the eighteen girls of the first Burnaby Girl Guide Company. The girl guide flag with a clover leaf symbol in the centre, and writing, "1st Burnaby Company" at the top, is hanging on a staff behind the girls. An earlier catalogue record from 1976 notes that the brick building behind the girls would almost certainly be the Burnaby Municipal Hall built in 1911, from having examined the detail of the brickwork, the stonework of the foundations and the joinery around the windows of the basement. One of the girls is holding a pennant with the Union Jack at one end and the word "Welcome" in the fly. The 1976 record surmises that this might be for the visit of the Prince Wales in 1919. The girls' uniforms consist mostly of white middies, long dark skirts and Australian-style Stetsons. Some girls are wearing dark dresses with a belt at the waist and a knotted scarf at the neck. The skirts are mid-calf. The Girl Guides first formed in Burnaby in 1914, and worked on making and sending gifts to the soldiers in their war efforts. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "300 out."
Subjects
Symbols - Flags
Organizations - Girls' Societies and Clubs
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Girl Guides
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
HV972.51.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1919] (date of original), copied [1972]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
unknown
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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District Chief Bill Banks

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1935 and 1937]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bill Banks, Officer in Charge of Fire Area no. 1 in South Burnaby, sitting behind the steering wheel of Burnaby Fire Department fire truck no. 2. Bill Banks was the owner of Burnaby Garage where he built and serviced fire trucks for the municipality.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bill Banks, Officer in Charge of Fire Area no. 1 in South Burnaby, sitting behind the steering wheel of Burnaby Fire Department fire truck no. 2. Bill Banks was the owner of Burnaby Garage where he built and serviced fire trucks for the municipality.
Subjects
Occupations - Fire Fighters
Transportation - Fire Trucks
Occupations - Mechanics
Names
Burnaby Fire Department
Banks, William "Bill"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
BV999.55.20
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[between 1935 and 1937]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
08-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "fire chief Banks"
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Burnaby firemen display new uniforms

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6 x 10.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of seven men standing in front of a fire truck, dressed in what has been described as the Burnaby Fire Department's new uniforms. The fire truck is parked in front of the Burnaby Public Hall, Burnaby's first municipal hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6 x 10.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of seven men standing in front of a fire truck, dressed in what has been described as the Burnaby Fire Department's new uniforms. The fire truck is parked in front of the Burnaby Public Hall, Burnaby's first municipal hall.
Subjects
Occupations - Fire Fighters
Transportation - Fire Trucks
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Burnaby Fire Department
Burnaby Public Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Accession Code
BV999.55.23
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
1939
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Related Material
For a copy print of this photograph, see BV999.55.24
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
08-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on caption of photograph
Images
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Robert Henderson on motorcycle

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1917]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : tiff
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Policeman Constable Robert Henderson on an "Excelsior" motorcycle in front of the old stables at the Edmonds Municipal Hall.
Administrative History
Robert Henderson was a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police from 1910 to an unknown date. There is also an image of him riding a motorcycle and he appears in a number of group photos. The first motorcycles used by the Burnaby Police were three "Excelsiors". They were replaced in a short time by …
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : tiff
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Policeman Constable Robert Henderson on an "Excelsior" motorcycle in front of the old stables at the Edmonds Municipal Hall.
Administrative History
Robert Henderson was a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police from 1910 to an unknown date. There is also an image of him riding a motorcycle and he appears in a number of group photos. The first motorcycles used by the Burnaby Police were three "Excelsiors". They were replaced in a short time by Harley Davidson's. From Policing in Burnaby thesis in Reference library.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Transportation - Motorcycles
Names
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Accession Code
BV008.46.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1917]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Colour photocopy accompanying
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.4 x 17.1 cm
Item No.
017-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Municipal Hall grounds and building at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. This was the second Municipal Hall.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
017-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.4 x 17.1 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Municipal Hall grounds and building at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. This was the second Municipal Hall.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
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Municipal Hall, Edmonds

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1918]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8.6 x 13.8 cm
Item No.
019-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the exterior of Burnaby's Municipal Hall at Edmonds Street and Kingsway. This was the second Municipal Hall built. Annotation at bottom of photograph reads, "Municipal Hall, Edmonds / Hurndall Photo"
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1918]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
019-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8.6 x 13.8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the exterior of Burnaby's Municipal Hall at Edmonds Street and Kingsway. This was the second Municipal Hall built. Annotation at bottom of photograph reads, "Municipal Hall, Edmonds / Hurndall Photo"
Photographer
Hurndall
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Edmonds Area
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Welcome to Burnaby Lord Willingdon

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16.6 cm
Item No.
020-057
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people gathered on the steps of Burnaby Municipal Hall as part of the welcome reception for Lord and Lady Willingdon. They visited Burnaby in 1928 while Lord Willingdon was touring Canada in his role as Governor-General. A sing hanging over the door reads: Welcome to Bur…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-057
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16.6 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people gathered on the steps of Burnaby Municipal Hall as part of the welcome reception for Lord and Lady Willingdon. They visited Burnaby in 1928 while Lord Willingdon was touring Canada in his role as Governor-General. A sing hanging over the door reads: Welcome to Burnaby Lord Willingdon.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Officials - Governor Generals
Events - Visits of State
Events - Royal Visits
Names
Willingdon, Lord (1866-1941)
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 21 cm
Item No.
024-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the 1917 Burnaby Municipal Council with past council members during the 25th Anniversary celebrations of the incorporation of Burnaby. Identified, front row, seated left to right: Eber Stride (former Council member), Peter Byrne (former Council member), Charles F. Sprott (former Coun…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
024-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 21 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the 1917 Burnaby Municipal Council with past council members during the 25th Anniversary celebrations of the incorporation of Burnaby. Identified, front row, seated left to right: Eber Stride (former Council member), Peter Byrne (former Council member), Charles F. Sprott (former Council member), Reeve Hugh M. Fraser, [unidentified man], and possibly John W. Weart (former Reeve). Back row, standing left to right from uniformed man in centre: possibly Thomas Sanderson (in uniform, former Reeve), [unidentified man], possiby John Murray (Council member), George J. Webb (Council member), John Mulgrew (Council member), possibly Jesse Love (former Council member), Phillip W. Fau Vel (Council member), and Arthur Lomas (Council member). Standing at left beside stage: possibly Louis Claude "Claude" Hill.
Subjects
Events - Anniversaries
Officials - Alderman and Councillors
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Symbols - Flags
Names
Byrne, Peter
Fau Vel, Phillip W.
Fraser, Hugh M
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Lomas, Arthur
Love, Jesse
Mulgrew, John
Murray, John
Sanderson, Thomas
Sprott, Charles
Stride, Eber
Weart, John W
Webb, George J
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Caption at bottom of photograph reads, "Official Opening"
Programme from the Silver Anniversary Celebration, September 19th, 1917 located in file 8-2-3-3 (25th Anniversary of the Incorporation of Burnaby)
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Lord Willingdon at Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34506
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.8 x 19.8 cm
Item No.
027-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Lord Willingdon and Civic Officials standing on the steps of Burnaby Municipal Hall. A sign above the door reads, "Burnaby / Lord Willingdon."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
027-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.8 x 19.8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Lord Willingdon and Civic Officials standing on the steps of Burnaby Municipal Hall. A sign above the door reads, "Burnaby / Lord Willingdon."
Photographer
Lloyd's Studio
Subjects
Officials - Alderman and Councillors
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Events - Royal Visits
Officials - Elected Officials
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Annotation on lower right corner reads, "Lloyd Studio, McKay, BC / 14"
Key identifying a few people shown in the picture is taped to the back of the photo
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Honour Roll Dedication

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34508
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1916
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 19.5 x 23.8 cm
Item No.
029-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the dedication of Burnaby's Honour Roll at Burnaby Municipal Hall, Edmonds and Kingsway. A crowd is gathered inside the hall looking toward a decorated stage on which is the honour roll and group of men.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1916
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
029-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 19.5 x 23.8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the dedication of Burnaby's Honour Roll at Burnaby Municipal Hall, Edmonds and Kingsway. A crowd is gathered inside the hall looking toward a decorated stage on which is the honour roll and group of men.
Subjects
Ceremonies
War Memorials
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Symbols - Flags
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Annotation on back of copy 7 reads, "1919 - Dedication of Honour Roll / War of 1914-18 / in old Mun. Hall (now Library)"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.9 x 17.8 cm mounted on cardboard 20.3 x 25.4 cm
Item No.
030-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. This was the second Municipal Hall built. A sign over the door read, "Municipal Hall / Burnaby."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
030-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.9 x 17.8 cm mounted on cardboard 20.3 x 25.4 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. This was the second Municipal Hall built. A sign over the door read, "Municipal Hall / Burnaby."
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1940
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.4 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
032-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. A sign above the door reads, "Municipal Hall / Burnaby." The First World War memorial fountain, dedicated to Municipal employees who died in the War, can be seen on the left. In 1974, this memorial was relocated from i…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1940
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
032-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.4 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. A sign above the door reads, "Municipal Hall / Burnaby." The First World War memorial fountain, dedicated to Municipal employees who died in the War, can be seen on the left. In 1974, this memorial was relocated from its original setting to the site of the Burnaby Village Museum on Deer Lake Avenue.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
War Memorials
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Fountains
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

British Columbia Police

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34562
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 7, 1949
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.2 x 24.6 cm mounted on 30.4 x 35.5 cm cardboard
Item No.
049-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage- Oversize Box 4
Scope and Content
Photograph of the British Columbia Provincial Police, Burnaby Detachment at Burnaby Municipal Hall. The caption above the photograph reads, "British Columbia Police / Vancouver District - Burnaby Detachment / Burnaby, B.C. - May 7th, 1949. The members are, front row, left to right: Cpl. R.C.B Foo…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 7, 1949
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
049-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage- Oversize Box 4
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.2 x 24.6 cm mounted on 30.4 x 35.5 cm cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the British Columbia Provincial Police, Burnaby Detachment at Burnaby Municipal Hall. The caption above the photograph reads, "British Columbia Police / Vancouver District - Burnaby Detachment / Burnaby, B.C. - May 7th, 1949. The members are, front row, left to right: Cpl. R.C.B Foote (No. 215), Cpl. A.M. Millar (No. 575), Sgt. J.A. Henry (No. 414 i/c Detach.), Insp. C. Clark (i/c District), Det./Cpl. G.J. Emsley (No. 509), Cpl. G.S. Pearson (No. 579), and Cst. C.E. Estlin (No. 914). Middle row, left to right: Cst. R.G. McKay (No. 1071), Cst. B.L. Johannson (No. 1019), Cst. N.C.B. Nelson (No. 733), Cst. H. Twist (No. 607), Cst. A.E. Gibbon (No. 947), Cst. E. Turtle (No. 959), Cst. H.E. Klick (No. 923), and Cst. J.H. Bishop (No. 1031). Back row, left to right: Cst. S. Service (No. 1152), Cst. J. McCowan (No. 1133), Cst. L. Brown (No. 1150), Cst. J.E. Clark (No. 1142), Cst. L.J. Tabbutt (No. 1053), Cst. V.H. St. Pierce (No. 1153), Cst. D.N. Brown (No. 1149), Cst. B.O. Mayne (No. 1136), and Cst. Q.W. Wenaus (Special).
Photographer
Balkin, Jack
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Bishop, J.H.
British Columbia Provincial Police
Brown, Donald N. "Don"
Brown, L.
Clark, J.E.
Clarke, C.
Emsley, G.J.
Estlin, C.E.
Foote, R.C.B.
Gibbon, A.E.
Henry, J.A.
Johannson, B.L.
Klick, H.E.
Mayne, B.O.
McCowan, J.
McKay, R.G.
Millar, A.M.
Nelson, N.C.B.
Pearson, G.S.
Service, S.
St. Pierce, V.H.
Tabbutt, L.J.
Turtle, E.
Twist, H.
Wenaus, Q.W.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.9 x 24.9 cm mounted on 30.0 x 34.9 cm cardboard
Item No.
051-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage- Oversize Box 4
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
051-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage- Oversize Box 4
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.9 x 24.9 cm mounted on 30.0 x 34.9 cm cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Children at Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34965
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.8 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
167-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby school children waiting in front of Burnaby Municipal Hall on Kingsway near Edmonds Street to welcome a dignitary (possibly Lord Willingdon or the Prince of Wales).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
167-001
Accession Number
BHS986-15
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.8 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby school children waiting in front of Burnaby Municipal Hall on Kingsway near Edmonds Street to welcome a dignitary (possibly Lord Willingdon or the Prince of Wales).
Subjects
Persons - Crowds
Events - Royal Visits
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[193-?] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-035
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a man identified as George Pearson digging a foundation with a pick and shovel at the Burnaby Municipal Hall site at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. Note the Municipal Hall in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[193-?] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-035
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a man identified as George Pearson digging a foundation with a pick and shovel at the Burnaby Municipal Hall site at Kingsway and Edmonds Street. Note the Municipal Hall in the background.
Subjects
Construction Tools and Equipment
Occupations - Labourers
Names
Pearson, George
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Reception for Governor-General Lord Willingdon

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35198
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 2, 1928 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-055
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the visit of Lord Willingdon to Burnaby at the Municipal Hall in 1928. Along the steps leading to the main entrance, are women in ranger uniforms holding Union Jacks on poles. Lord Willingdon and other dignitaries are standing in front of the entrance. The doorway is decorated with a…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 2, 1928 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-055
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the visit of Lord Willingdon to Burnaby at the Municipal Hall in 1928. Along the steps leading to the main entrance, are women in ranger uniforms holding Union Jacks on poles. Lord Willingdon and other dignitaries are standing in front of the entrance. The doorway is decorated with a sign that reads, "Welcome to Burnaby Lord Willingdon." Mabel Hawkshaw holding hands with her son, Cedric, as they walk towards the stairs.
Subjects
Events - Visits of State
Events - Royal Visits
Officials - Governor Generals
Symbols - Flags
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Hawkshaw, Cedric
Hawkshaw, Mabel Edith Honor McClean
Willingdon, Lord (1866-1941)
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Fireman Lewis Auvache and Captain Ernie Ledger

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35332
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1937] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-189
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Fireman Lewis Auvache (left) and Ernie Ledger, Burnaby Fire Department Captain. This photograph was taken in front of No. 2 fire hall on Kingsway in South Burnaby. Lewis Auvache would later go on to marry Sylvia Murley and would become Fire Chief in Burnaby between 1964 and 1972.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1937] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-189
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Fireman Lewis Auvache (left) and Ernie Ledger, Burnaby Fire Department Captain. This photograph was taken in front of No. 2 fire hall on Kingsway in South Burnaby. Lewis Auvache would later go on to marry Sylvia Murley and would become Fire Chief in Burnaby between 1964 and 1972.
Subjects
Transportation - Fire Trucks
Occupations - Fire Fighters
Names
Burnaby Fire Department
Auvache, Lewis
Ledger, Ernie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-730
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Hall, 7282 Kingsway at Edmonds Street. This was the second Municipal Hall building.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-730
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Hall, 7282 Kingsway at Edmonds Street. This was the second Municipal Hall building.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Visit of Princess Elizabeth

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35941
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1951
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 x 25.4 cm print
Item No.
204-801
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip being greeted by Reeve Beamish on the stage in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1951
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-801
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 x 25.4 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip being greeted by Reeve Beamish on the stage in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds Street.
Subjects
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Events - Royal Visits
Names
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-
Beamish, William Randolph "Ran"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 16 x 21 cm, mounted on board 24.5 x 29.5 cm
Item No.
230-014
Storage Location
A/V Storage - Oversize Box #3
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Municipal Staff standing and sitting on the steps of the Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
230-014
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage - Oversize Box #3
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 16 x 21 cm, mounted on board 24.5 x 29.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Municipal Staff standing and sitting on the steps of the Municipal Hall.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36217
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11.5 x 16 cm
Item No.
235-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth's visit to Burnaby. A large group of spectators stand on either side of the street watching as the two royals pass by the Municipal Hall in a motorcade. Men and women are waving, many with hats in their raised hands and the Burnaby Municipal Hall…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
235-001
Accession Number
BHS989-26
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11.5 x 16 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth's visit to Burnaby. A large group of spectators stand on either side of the street watching as the two royals pass by the Municipal Hall in a motorcade. Men and women are waving, many with hats in their raised hands and the Burnaby Municipal Hall has been adorned with Union Jacks and decorations.
Photographer
Lorimy, G.
Subjects
Events - Royal Visits
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain, 1900-2002
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 col. copy negative accompanying
Note on verso of print reads: ..."Mr. + Mrs. R. Bolton and daughter Mary in audience, Hugh M. Fraser Commissioner also in audience"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinbugh

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36304
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 26, 1951
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : 16 x 11 cm, mounted on card 25 x 35 cm
Item No.
243-024
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Police Magistrate George A. Grant and his wife Alice meeting Princess Elizabeth and her husband the Duke of Edinburgh at the Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 26, 1951
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-024
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : 16 x 11 cm, mounted on card 25 x 35 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Police Magistrate George A. Grant and his wife Alice meeting Princess Elizabeth and her husband the Duke of Edinburgh at the Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Filion, Harry
Subjects
Events - Royal Visits
Names
Grant, George A.
Grant, Alice
Elizabeth II Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photograph mount is a folder.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Lord Willingdon's visit

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36499
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 12.5 cm
Item No.
281-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Lord Willingdon, the Governor General of Canada shaking hands with a soldier on the steps of the Burnaby Municipal Hall as many spectators look on. A large sign above the steps to the Hall reads: "WELCOME TO BURNABY LORD WILLINGDON".
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
281-001
Accession Number
BHS992-11
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 12.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Lord Willingdon, the Governor General of Canada shaking hands with a soldier on the steps of the Burnaby Municipal Hall as many spectators look on. A large sign above the steps to the Hall reads: "WELCOME TO BURNABY LORD WILLINGDON".
Subjects
Officials - Governor Generals
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Willingdon, Lord (1866-1941)
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36558
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of an exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. A parked police car is visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-001
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of an exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. A parked police car is visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36559
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of an exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. A parked police car is visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-002
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of an exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. A parked police car is visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Exterior of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36560
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-003
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes and wooden 2" x 4"s are both visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-003
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes and wooden 2" x 4"s are both visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Exterior of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36561
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes and wooden 2" x 4"s are both visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-004
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes and wooden 2" x 4"s are both visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Exterior back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36562
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-005
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes are visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-005
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes are visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Exterior side of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36563
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-006
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes and wooden 2" x 4"s are both visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-006
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior side and back of the Burnaby Municipal Hall. Parked cars are visible in the parking lot at the back of the Hall, and piles of large pipes and wooden 2" x 4"s are both visible along the side. This was the second Municipal Hall built.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Staff using Council Chamber

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36564
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-007
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of "STAFF USING COUNCIL CHAMBER" at the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-007
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of "STAFF USING COUNCIL CHAMBER" at the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title taken from caption given to photograph in original pamphlet
Photographs copies of originals used in "UNITE BURNABY" pamphlet which asked citizens to "VOTE YES" to the construction of a new Municipal Hall in Burnaby
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Over-crowded general office

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36565
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-008
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the "OVER-CROWDED GENERAL OFFICE" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-008
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the "OVER-CROWDED GENERAL OFFICE" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title taken from caption given to photograph in original pamphlet
Photographs copies of originals used in "UNITE BURNABY" pamphlet which asked citizens to "VOTE YES" to the construction of a new Municipal Hall in Burnaby
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
296-009
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of "BUILDING FATIGUE" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-009
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of "BUILDING FATIGUE" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title taken from caption given to photograph in original pamphlet
Photographs copies of originals used in "UNITE BURNABY" pamphlet which asked citizens to "VOTE YES" to the construction of a new Municipal Hall in Burnaby
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Over-crowded police quarters

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36567
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-010
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the "OVER-CROWDED POLICE QUARTERS" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-010
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the "OVER-CROWDED POLICE QUARTERS" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title taken from caption given to photograph in original pamphlet
Photographs copies of originals used in "UNITE BURNABY" pamphlet which asked citizens to "VOTE YES" to the construction of a new Municipal Hall in Burnaby
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Interior of the Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36568
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Item No.
296-011
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of secretaries working inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-011
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of secretaries working inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Plan filing room. Fire hazard???

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36570
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
296-013
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the "PLAN FILING ROOM [believed to be a] FIRE HAZZARD [sic]???" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1952
Collection/Fonds
Archie Miller collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
296-013
Accession Number
BHS992-36
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the "PLAN FILING ROOM [believed to be a] FIRE HAZZARD [sic]???" inside the second Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Photographer
Dibble, Bob
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title taken from caption given to photograph in original pamphlet
Photographs copies of originals used in "UNITE BURNABY" pamphlet which asked citizens to "VOTE YES" to the construction of a new Municipal Hall in Burnaby
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37176
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[195-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 7.5 cm
Item No.
329-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a small corner of the exterior of the second Municipal Hall, located at Kingsway and Edmonds.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[195-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
329-002
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 7.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a small corner of the exterior of the second Municipal Hall, located at Kingsway and Edmonds.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photograph is a proof print
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Dedication of the World War One Honour Roll

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37222
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 14, 1916
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 10 cm print
Item No.
339-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the First World War Honour Roll dedication at the former Municipal Hall at Edmonds and Kingsway. The intention of this memorial was to "keep the record bright before the people of the municipality". At the conclusion of this war over 1,200 names of service men and women were listed in…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 14, 1916
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
339-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 10 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the First World War Honour Roll dedication at the former Municipal Hall at Edmonds and Kingsway. The intention of this memorial was to "keep the record bright before the people of the municipality". At the conclusion of this war over 1,200 names of service men and women were listed including over 90 "Heroic Dead" who paid the "ultimate sacrifice".
Subjects
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Ceremonies
War Memorials
Symbols - Flags
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Second Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37286
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Norah Code collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.1 x 12.7 cm
Item No.
345-007
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the old Municipal Hall building at Kingsway and Edmonds. This building was constructed in 1911 and used as the Municipal Hall until 1956, at which time the new Hall was built at the current location (4949 Canada Way).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Norah Code collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
345-007
Accession Number
BHS997-5
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.1 x 12.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the old Municipal Hall building at Kingsway and Edmonds. This building was constructed in 1911 and used as the Municipal Hall until 1956, at which time the new Hall was built at the current location (4949 Canada Way).
Photographer
Code, Norah
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph.
Photographs in this collection were taken and compiled by Norah Code, former editor of the "Burnaby Courier" newspaper during the course of her work for the newspaper.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Lois Shaw and co-workers

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto55576
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1940]
Collection/Fonds
John Shaw fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
485-051
Storage Location
65-1
Scope and Content
Photograph of three girls standing outside. A note on the back of the photograph identifies the middle girl as Lois Shaw (nee Gilbert) with two of her co-workers at Burnaby Municipal Hall.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1940]
Collection/Fonds
John Shaw fonds
Series
Shaw Family material
Description Level
Item
Item No.
485-051
Accession Number
2005-15
2006-01
2007-18
Storage Location
65-1
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of three girls standing outside. A note on the back of the photograph identifies the middle girl as Lois Shaw (nee Gilbert) with two of her co-workers at Burnaby Municipal Hall.
Creator
John Shaw
Subjects
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Shaw, Lois E. Gilbert
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Lois and co-worker at Burnaby Municipal Hall

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto55579
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1940]
Collection/Fonds
John Shaw fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 6.5 cm
Item No.
485-054
Storage Location
65-1
Scope and Content
Photograph of two young women standing at the bottom of the steps at the Burnaby Municipal Hall. The women are are holding hands. A note on the back of the photograph identifies Lois Shaw (nee Gilbert) on the left with a co-worker, both of whom were employed by the municipality of Burnaby.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1940]
Collection/Fonds
John Shaw fonds
Series
Shaw Family material
Description Level
Item
Item No.
485-054
Accession Number
2005-15
2006-01
2007-18
Storage Location
65-1
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 6.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of two young women standing at the bottom of the steps at the Burnaby Municipal Hall. The women are are holding hands. A note on the back of the photograph identifies Lois Shaw (nee Gilbert) on the left with a co-worker, both of whom were employed by the municipality of Burnaby.
Creator
John Shaw
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Shaw, Lois E. Gilbert
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
John Shaw fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 9 cm
Item No.
485-066
Storage Location
65-1
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large crowd gathered outside the Municipal Hall on Kingsway. This photograph was taken during the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1939. A large group of spectators stand on either side of the street and the Burnaby Municipal Hall has been adorned with Union Jacks and…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
John Shaw fonds
Series
Civil Service records
Description Level
Item
Item No.
485-066
Accession Number
2005-15
2006-01
2007-18
Storage Location
65-1
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 9 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large crowd gathered outside the Municipal Hall on Kingsway. This photograph was taken during the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1939. A large group of spectators stand on either side of the street and the Burnaby Municipal Hall has been adorned with Union Jacks and decorations. The woman standing in the foreground, to the right has been identified as Gladys Almond.
Creator
John Shaw
Subjects
Events - Royal Visits
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Names
Almond, Gladys
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso reads: "Gladys Almond / Kingsway - 1935"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

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