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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.212
Description
Lard tin of Burns and Co., White Carnation Brand, lard. The container is cylindrical, metal with a lid; It is red with green writing and white accents. The image of a caranation flower is on the side of the tin. It has a wire, bail style, handle. The lid is stuck fast. It has slight rust and the w…
Object History
P Burns and Company was a successful western Canada industrial and retail company. Patrick Burns was born in Ontario, and spent his early years driving cattle and ranching in Winnipeg. The expansion of the railway drew him further west and in 1890 he established an abbatoir in Calgary and further e…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.212
Description
Lard tin of Burns and Co., White Carnation Brand, lard. The container is cylindrical, metal with a lid; It is red with green writing and white accents. The image of a caranation flower is on the side of the tin. It has a wire, bail style, handle. The lid is stuck fast. It has slight rust and the writing is faded
Object History
P Burns and Company was a successful western Canada industrial and retail company. Patrick Burns was born in Ontario, and spent his early years driving cattle and ranching in Winnipeg. The expansion of the railway drew him further west and in 1890 he established an abbatoir in Calgary and further expanded into BC in 1895. The P.Burns and Company Butcher Shop still exists today as a heritage site in Port Moody. (From City of Port Moody website; more information available.)
Marks/Labels
"Burns White Carnation Brand Lard Compound" "P. Burns & Co. Limited" "Calgary Vancouver Edmonton"
Maker
P Burns and Company
Country Made
Canada
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Tin
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Alberta
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Locations in Vancouver and British Columbia

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto58315
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[19--]
Collection/Fonds
Fraser Wilson collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 album (61 photographs : b&w) ; 26.5 x 31.5 cm
Item No.
492-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic album of locations in Vancouver, the Lower Mainland, and other locations in British Columbia and Alberta. Photographs are reproductions of photographs taken between approximately 1880-1900, which were collected and pasted into the album.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[19--]
Collection/Fonds
Fraser Wilson collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
492-001
Accession Number
BHS988-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 album (61 photographs : b&w) ; 26.5 x 31.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Photographic album of locations in Vancouver, the Lower Mainland, and other locations in British Columbia and Alberta. Photographs are reproductions of photographs taken between approximately 1880-1900, which were collected and pasted into the album.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Cities
Geographic Features - Mountains
Geographic Features - Parks
Names
Wilson, Fraser
Notes
Title based on content of item
Table of contents of pictures and page numbers pasted in the front cover of the album
1 photograph loose in between pages 12-13 of the album; reproduction of a photograph from Vancouver City Archives.
Geographic Access
British Columbia
British Columbia - Vancouver
Alberta
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The Western druggist: drug trade survey of Western Canada

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumlibrary5879
Western Druggist. Vancouver, B.C.: B.C. Journal of Commerce Ltd. , 1932. (Book) 615.1 WES
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV988.6.109
Call No.
615.1 WES
Author
Western Druggist
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
B.C. Journal of Commerce Ltd.
Publication Date
1932
Physical Description
1 v. (unpaged) ; 30 cm
Subjects LoC
Pharmaceutical industry -- Canada
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Notes
"Covering Western Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia" --cover
"Read by every druggist from Port Arthur to Victoria" --cover
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