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Andrew Sloane Johnson

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivedescription36317
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1911]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : hand col. ; 50 x 40 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Andrew Sloane Johnson as a child, in a military costume. He is wearing a white hat with a metal tip, a dark jacket with brass buttons, gloves, spats, and boots. He is resting the butt of a nickel rifle on the ground, and holding the barrel in his hands. The gun is either a nickle pain…
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1911]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Andrew Johnson subseries
Physical Description
1 photograph : hand col. ; 50 x 40 cm
Description Level
Item
Record No.
244-001
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Accession Number
BHS1990-10
Scope and Content
Photograph of Andrew Sloane Johnson as a child, in a military costume. He is wearing a white hat with a metal tip, a dark jacket with brass buttons, gloves, spats, and boots. He is resting the butt of a nickel rifle on the ground, and holding the barrel in his hands. The gun is either a nickle painted toy rifle, or else it is a real nickel plated rifle made especially for a child. This photograph was hand-tinted, cut into an oval.
Subjects
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Armament - Firearms
Names
Johnson, Andrew Sloane
Media Type
Photograph
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "...red coat, a blue ... / brass buttons / gloves, leggins [sic], bror... / blk shoes / white hat, brass ornaments / brown nickle gun"
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Application of Myer Franks Ltd. For a licence to Conduct an Oil Barrel Storage Yard on Lot 2, Block 7, DL 42, Plan 8559 (2930 Lozells Avenue)

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/councilreport43055
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
39098
Meeting Date
3-Jun-1957
Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
39098
Meeting Date
3-Jun-1957
Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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At MacMillan's Chicken Farm

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription1443
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1915]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified man sitting on grass and feeding baby chicks from his hand. There is an inverted wooden box behind the chicks that has the name "EDWARDSBURG STARCH" printed on the side. In the background are a chicken wire fence, two barrels, and a shed. The inscription on the photogr…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Material Details
inscribed in black ink, verso, t. "At MacMillan's/ Chicken Farm"
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified man sitting on grass and feeding baby chicks from his hand. There is an inverted wooden box behind the chicks that has the name "EDWARDSBURG STARCH" printed on the side. In the background are a chicken wire fence, two barrels, and a shed. The inscription on the photograph identifies the location as "MacMillan's Chicken Farm". Further location or information about the farm is not known.
Subjects
Animals - Poultry
Agriculture - Farms
Accession Code
BV985.5818.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1915]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2024-02-27
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badge; insignia

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact48167
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.2.28
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.2.28
Description
Badge, insignia; gold, black; two embroidered pistols with gun barrels crossed over each other; sharpshooter with pistol appointment badge
Object History
R.C.M.P., pistol proficiency badge.
Reference
http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/unif/badge-insigne-eng.htm#rankofficers
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Names
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
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badge; insignia

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact48169
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.2.30
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.2.30
Description
Badge, insignia; gold, black; two embroidered rifles with gun barrels crossed over each other; sharpshooter with rifle appointment badge
Object History
R.C.M.P., rifle proficiency badge.
Reference
http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/unif/badge-insigne-eng.htm#rankofficers
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Names
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
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Barrel

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact90555
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV020.22.1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV020.22.1
Description
Cylindrical veneer mushroom spawning barrel. The wood has been shaped to make the barrel. There is a base and rim around the top and bottom of the barrel, stapled to hold it together. There are a number of stains, discolourations, ink, and evidence of past mold. There is also a lid with a metal ring afixed to it. The lid has the name "Stiglish" handwritten with a circled number "2". In black ink, a stamp reads: Fraser Valley Mush Grow.Co-op Assn.265 E. Georgia St. Vancouver, B.C. Canada"
Object History
Used on the Stiglish family mushroom farm
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Agricultural T&E - - Cultivation Equipment
Object Term
Barrel
Marks/Labels
Railway Express Agency Incorporated / Printed in U. / This Export Shipment Must Be Routed Via
Colour
Brown
Gray
Black
Measurements
14" in diameter and 17" high
Subjects
Agriculture
Agricultural Tools and Equipment
Names
Stiglish, Helen
Stiglish, F.J. "Jack"
Historic Neighbourhood
Burquitlam (Historic Neighbourhood)
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Blacksmith shop

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription12575
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
June 1975
Collection/Fonds
Century Park Museum Association fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the blacksmith shop at Heritage Village (Burnaby Village Museum). Visible are wagons, wagon wheels, barrels, farm equipment, and people, perhaps amixture of staff and visitors. Curator John Adams appears to be in the centre, leaning on his right arm.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Century Park Museum Association fonds
Series
Heritage Village Museum exhibits and artifacts series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the blacksmith shop at Heritage Village (Burnaby Village Museum). Visible are wagons, wagon wheels, barrels, farm equipment, and people, perhaps amixture of staff and visitors. Curator John Adams appears to be in the centre, leaning on his right arm.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Museums
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV020.5.236
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
June 1975
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
2400
Scan Date
02-Mar-20
Scale
100
Notes
Transcribed title
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Boy riding a large dog

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription1441
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1915]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified boy riding on the back of a large dog, who is sitting down on the ground at the side of a building. The boy is wearing a cap, shirt with shorts, and dark stockings with strapped shoes.Visible behind them is a shed, two oil drums, wooden bin, metal barrel, saw horse, …
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Material Details
stamped on verso, l.r. "331"
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified boy riding on the back of a large dog, who is sitting down on the ground at the side of a building. The boy is wearing a cap, shirt with shorts, and dark stockings with strapped shoes.Visible behind them is a shed, two oil drums, wooden bin, metal barrel, saw horse, and a pile of stones.
Subjects
Animals - Dogs
Accession Code
BV985.5816.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1915]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For another photograph of the boy and the dog, see BV985.5815.1
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2024-02-27
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Boy with baby in a carriage

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription1384
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
August 1914
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Photograph of a boy in a smock standing beside a baby in a carriage. There is a crocheted blanket over the baby. Visible in the background are barrels and laundry drying on lines. The inscription on the photograph identifies the children as Christopher and Elspeth, and dates it August 1914. Their r…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Material Details
inscribed in black ink, verso, t. "Christopher &/ Elspeth./ August.1914."
Scope and Content
Photograph of a boy in a smock standing beside a baby in a carriage. There is a crocheted blanket over the baby. Visible in the background are barrels and laundry drying on lines. The inscription on the photograph identifies the children as Christopher and Elspeth, and dates it August 1914. Their relationship to Burnaby is not known.
Subjects
Transportation - Carriages
Accession Code
BV985.5756.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
August 1914
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2024-01-23
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Burnaby centennial anthology : stories of early Burnaby

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumlibrary5472
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Edition
Rev. ed.
Publication Date
1994
Call Number
971.133 BUR COPY 3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Digital Reference Collection
Material Type
Book
ISBN
0969282826
Call Number
971.133 BUR COPY 3
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place of Publication
Burnaby, B.C.
Publisher
City of Burnaby
Publication Date
1994
Physical Description
531 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Library Subject (LOC)
Burnaby (B.C.)--History
Burnaby (B.C.)
Biography
Notes
Includes index.
3 copies held: copy 3.
Digital Books
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Burnaby Fire Fighters "Help Fight Muscular Dystrophy"

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivedescription59186
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1982
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Burnaby fire fighter, posing inside of a barrel that reads "Help Fight Muscular Dystrophy."
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1982
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 16.5 cm
Description Level
Item
Record No.
480-1506
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
Reproduce for fair dealing purposes only
Accession Number
2009-01
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Burnaby fire fighter, posing inside of a barrel that reads "Help Fight Muscular Dystrophy."
Subjects
Occupations - Fire Fighters
Events
Names
Burnaby Fire Department
Media Type
Photograph
Photographer
King, Basil
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer's stamp on verso
Note on verso reads: "PMT 120% / page 3 / Burnaby / Today"
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Burnaby water wagon

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivedescription35808
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1913 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Burnaby water wagon. Identified: (centre, driver of wagon) Frederick McLaren. All drinking water was delivered, and wash water was collected in rain barrels.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1913 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Pioneer Tales subseries
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Description Level
Item
Record No.
204-666
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Accession Number
BHS1988-03
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Burnaby water wagon. Identified: (centre, driver of wagon) Frederick McLaren. All drinking water was delivered, and wash water was collected in rain barrels.
Subjects
Transportation - Horses
Transportation - Wagons
Names
McLaren, Frederick
Media Type
Photograph
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Bygones of Burnaby : an anecdotal history

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumlibrary5462
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Author
McGeachie, Pixie, 1921-
Publication Date
1976
c1975
Call Number
971.133 MCG COPY 4
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Digital Reference Collection
Material Type
Book
Call Number
971.133 MCG COPY 4
Author
McGeachie, Pixie, 1921-
Place of Publication
Burnaby, B.C.
Publisher
Century Park Museum Association
Publication Date
1976
c1975
Physical Description
108 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Library Subject (LOC)
Burnaby (B.C.)--History
Notes
4 copies held: copy 4.
Digital Books
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Cooking on Pioneer site

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription4563
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
Jul 1964
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Girl Guides fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of three unidentified Girl Guides cooking over a stove at the Pioneer camp. The girls are standing at a metal barrel stove in a clearing in the woods.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Girl Guides fonds
Series
Burnaby Girl Guides scrapbooks and photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of three unidentified Girl Guides cooking over a stove at the Pioneer camp. The girls are standing at a metal barrel stove in a clearing in the woods.
Subjects
Organizations - Girls' Societies and Clubs
Recreational Activities - Camping
Names
Girl Guides of Canada
Accession Code
BV015.36.101
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
Jul 1964
Media Type
Photograph
Arrangement
Loose photographs and slides arranged by Kathryn Raadsheer nee Hardy.
Notes
Title based on content of photograph
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dental plugger

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact20792
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.10.139
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.10.139
Description
Metal, dental plugger, with three pieces. Rounded body with silver end, brown barrel, and silver "needle". Point of "needle" is closed and comes to a blunt point, screwed on to handle.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E - - Dental Instruments
Measurements
Approx. 2 cm width x 16 cm length
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Images
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dental plugger

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact20793
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.10.140
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.10.140
Description
Metal, dental plugger, with three pieces. Rounded body with silver end, brown barrel, and silver "needle". Point of "needle" is closed and comes to a blunt point, slightly bent at the end, screwed on to handle.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E - - Dental Instruments
Measurements
Approx. 2 cm width x 16 cm length
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
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Family

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription1432
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1915]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6.5 x 10.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of four men, four women, and a young boy, all standing on a train station platform. In the background at right is a man standing with his back to camera, and metal barrels and other unidentified objects on the ground. There are long metal rods in the foreground on lower right corner.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6.5 x 10.5 cm
Material Details
inscribed in pencil, verso, c. "2"
Scope and Content
Photograph of four men, four women, and a young boy, all standing on a train station platform. In the background at right is a man standing with his back to camera, and metal barrels and other unidentified objects on the ground. There are long metal rods in the foreground on lower right corner.
Accession Code
BV985.5807.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1915]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For other photographs of the boy, see photographs BV985.5804.1, BV985.5805.1 and BV985.5806.1.
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
2024-02-27
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Filming "Tourist Trap", wooden barrels

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumdescription9945
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1997
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. negative ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Photograph of set during filming of "Tourist Trap". Front of "Wooden Barrels & Containers" store with barrels and wooden boxes stacked in front. Bunch of red helium-filled balloons on right side. Movie was filmed on location at Burnaby Village Museum.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum fonds
Series
Museum photographs series
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. negative ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Photograph of set during filming of "Tourist Trap". Front of "Wooden Barrels & Containers" store with barrels and wooden boxes stacked in front. Bunch of red helium-filled balloons on right side. Movie was filmed on location at Burnaby Village Museum.
Subjects
Industries - Film
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV019.2.20
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1997
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
2400
Scan Date
2021-09-14
Scale
96
Photographer
Stevens, Colin
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 col. copy print accompanying
Text on verso of accompanying print reads: "1997 "Tourist Trap""
Negative number 9 of roll # P97-4
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George Donovan, duck hunter

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivedescription35590
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of George Donovan, duck hunter, with a Remington double barrel 12 gauge shotgun with hammers. He is holding a bag of mallards from the mud flats on north side of Burrard Inlet.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Pioneer Tales subseries
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Description Level
Item
Record No.
204-448
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Accession Number
BHS1988-03
Scope and Content
Photograph of George Donovan, duck hunter, with a Remington double barrel 12 gauge shotgun with hammers. He is holding a bag of mallards from the mud flats on north side of Burrard Inlet.
Subjects
Animals - Poultry
Armament - Firearms
Recreational Activities - Hunting
Names
Donovan, George
Media Type
Photograph
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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The Great Vat, Heidelberg, Germany

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/archivedescription39475
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1880]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6 x 9.6 cm on page 21.5 x 28 cm (pasted in album)
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Great Vat in Heidelberg, Germany - the largest wine barrel in the world. This photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Claude Hill who was originally from England but ultimately settled in the Burnaby Lake area.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1880]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Kitty Hill Peers family photograph series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6 x 9.6 cm on page 21.5 x 28 cm (pasted in album)
Description Level
Item
Record No.
477-794
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Accession Number
2007-12
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Great Vat in Heidelberg, Germany - the largest wine barrel in the world. This photograph was in a scrapbook kept by Claude Hill who was originally from England but ultimately settled in the Burnaby Lake area.
Media Type
Photograph
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

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