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Armstrong Elementary School

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Repository
Burnaby Heritage Planning
Civic Address
8757 Armstrong Avenue
Associated Dates
1911
Street View URL
Google Maps Street View
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Repository
Burnaby Heritage Planning
Civic Address
8757 Armstrong Avenue
Associated Dates
1911
Heritage Value
The site for the Armstrong Avenue school was cleared in 1911. In 1955 the original structure was replaced by a new building and additions were constructed in 1962, 1964, 1967 and 1969. Armstrong Avenue was named after J.C. Armstrong, an early property owner of Burnaby who was involved in the effort to make Burnaby a municipality in 1892.
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Street View URL
Google Maps Street View
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Armstrong Avenue school site

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34064
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 6.2 x 10.4 cm
Item No.
007-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of men sawing down a tree at the Armstrong Avenue School site at 8757 Armstrong Avenue. The accompanying description refers to it as the "bee tree."
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
007-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 6.2 x 10.4 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of men sawing down a tree at the Armstrong Avenue School site at 8757 Armstrong Avenue. The accompanying description refers to it as the "bee tree."
Subjects
Land Clearing
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Plants - Trees
Tools and Equipment
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Postcard has been cropped
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
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Armstrong Avenue School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35043
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1949 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Chamberlain family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.8 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
179-014
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Armstrong Avenue School in the snow. A car is parked outside.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1949 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Chamberlain family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
179-014
Accession Number
BHS986-27
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.8 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 exterior of Armstrong Avenue School in the snow. A car is parked outside.
Subjects
Buildings - Schools
Natural Phenomena - Snow
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Print made from col. slide
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
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Taken from Armstrong Avenue School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35044
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1949 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Chamberlain family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.8 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
179-015
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph taken from an Armstrong Avenue School classroom. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "View from the second floor of Armstrong Ave School looking North to Burnaby Lake, 1949."
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1949 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Chamberlain family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
179-015
Accession Number
BHS986-27
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.8 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 taken from an Armstrong Avenue School classroom. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "View from the second floor of Armstrong Ave School looking North to Burnaby Lake, 1949."
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Print made from col. slide
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
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Armstrong Avenue School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37144
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1911 and 1919]
Collection/Fonds
Disney Family collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
325-016
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the side elevation of Armstrong Avenue School. A man is visible walking along the sidewalk, near the school.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1911 and 1919]
Collection/Fonds
Disney Family collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
325-016
Accession Number
BHS996-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the side elevation of Armstrong Avenue School. A man is visible walking along the sidewalk, near the school.
Photographer
Disney, John Harold "Jack"
Subjects
Buildings - Schools
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Images
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Armstrong Avenue School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37145
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1911 and 1919]
Collection/Fonds
Disney Family collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
325-017
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the front of Armstrong Avenue School.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1911 and 1919]
Collection/Fonds
Disney Family collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
325-017
Accession Number
BHS996-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the front of Armstrong Avenue School.
Photographer
Disney, John Harold "Jack"
Subjects
Buildings - Schools
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
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Armstrong Avenue School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto26
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1913]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.2 x 15.8 cm mounted on cardboard 19.9 x 25.1 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of school children with their teacher, who is standing to the right of the picture. An annotation on the back and an earlier catalogue record from 1971 indicates that the donor identified the photograph as the first class at Armstrong Avenue School, 1913, with Miss L. Crake as the teacheā€¦
Administrative History
The first Armstrong Avenue School was built in 1911 and it consisted of two rooms. The present school was built in 1955 with 11 classrooms. Additions: 1962 - two classrooms, 1964 - four classrooms, 1967 - four classrooms.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.2 x 15.8 cm mounted on cardboard 19.9 x 25.1 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of school children with their teacher, who is standing to the right of the picture. An annotation on the back and an earlier catalogue record from 1971 indicates that the donor identified the photograph as the first class at Armstrong Avenue School, 1913, with Miss L. Crake as the teacher. However, the first two-room Armstrong Avenue School was built in 1911 with Miss Lilly Mackenzie as the teacher. The present Armstrong school was built in 1955 with eleven classrooms. Later additions to the school occurred in 1962 (two classrooms), 1964 (four classrooms), 1967 (four classrooms), and 1969 (four classrooms). Annotation in blue ballpoint pen on back of photographs reads, "1st class of Armstrong Ave School. 1913 / Miss L Crake teacher."
Administrative History
The first Armstrong Avenue School was built in 1911 and it consisted of two rooms. The present school was built in 1955 with 11 classrooms. Additions: 1962 - two classrooms, 1964 - four classrooms, 1967 - four classrooms.
Subjects
Sports - Lacrosse
Occupations - Teachers
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Accession Code
HV971.75.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1913]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
8-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Armstrong Elementary School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79605
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-349
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Armstrong Avenue Elementary School at 8757 Armstrong Avenue.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-349
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Armstrong Avenue Elementary School at 8757 Armstrong Avenue.
Photographer
Salmon, Stu
Subjects
Buildings - Schools
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Images
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