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Dave Mercier and his wife

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1968]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 14 cm
Item No.
480-1181
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Dave Mercier and his wife sitting inside at the Hastings Park racetrack, reading over the racing form together. Dave Mercier was a council member from 1968 to 1971, and from 1977 to 1981, serving as Mayor from 1979 to 1981.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1968]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1181
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 14 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Dave Mercier and his wife sitting inside at the Hastings Park racetrack, reading over the racing form together. Dave Mercier was a council member from 1968 to 1971, and from 1977 to 1981, serving as Mayor from 1979 to 1981.
Photographer
Symonds, John
Subjects
Officials - Alderman and Councillors
Recreational Activities
Names
Mercier, David M "Dave"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "Social"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Second Narrows Bridge collapse

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto51365
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[after June 1958]
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-001
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Second Narrows Bridge after its collapse in June, 1958. A child and dog are visible walking along a path in the foreground.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[after June 1958]
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-001
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Second Narrows Bridge after its collapse in June, 1958. A child and dog are visible walking along a path in the foreground.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Structures - Bridges
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

Second Narrows Bridge collapse

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto51366
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[after June 1958]
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-002
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Second Narrows Bridge after its collapse in June, 1958. An unidentified man can be seen in the foreground of the photograph while another is visible at the bottom right.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[after June 1958]
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-002
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Second Narrows Bridge after its collapse in June, 1958. An unidentified man can be seen in the foreground of the photograph while another is visible at the bottom right.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Structures - Bridges
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-003
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of approximately twenty band members of the Shrine Circus sitting in a Pacific National Exhibition float, playing musical instruments. Painted on the side of the float are the words "Shrine PNE Circus."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-003
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of approximately twenty band members of the Shrine Circus sitting in a Pacific National Exhibition float, playing musical instruments. Painted on the side of the float are the words "Shrine PNE Circus."
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Transportation - Parade Floats
Organizations - Bands
Musical Instruments
Names
Shriners of North America
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-004
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people gathered near the entrance to the exhibition park at the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE). A banner at the top of the entrance reads "B.C. Centennial Year 1858-1958" and the marquis below the "Exhibition Park" sign reads "Water Follies of 58 / Shrine PNE Circus / H…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-004
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people gathered near the entrance to the exhibition park at the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE). A banner at the top of the entrance reads "B.C. Centennial Year 1858-1958" and the marquis below the "Exhibition Park" sign reads "Water Follies of 58 / Shrine PNE Circus / Horse Racing." None of the people in the photograph are identified.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Persons - Crowds
Names
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

Ferris Wheel at the Pacific National Exhibition

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-005
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of the ferris wheel at the Pacific National Exhibition.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-005
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the ferris wheel at the Pacific National Exhibition.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Names
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-019
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of people at Playland in east Vancouver. Seated on the bench to the left and looking towards the camera is Frances Johnston. Her two children, Sean and Wendy, are next to her. The others in the crowd are unidentified. In the background, a sign for an amusement park ride is visible and …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-019
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of people at Playland in east Vancouver. Seated on the bench to the left and looking towards the camera is Frances Johnston. Her two children, Sean and Wendy, are next to her. The others in the crowd are unidentified. In the background, a sign for an amusement park ride is visible and reads: Little Dipper.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Names
Johnston, Dr. Sean
Johnston, Dr. Wendy
Johnston, Frances
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-022
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of six elephants performing in a circus ring at Exhibition Park, Vancouver. A large crowd is watching the animals and a trainer can be seen standing at the right of the ring.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-022
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of six elephants performing in a circus ring at Exhibition Park, Vancouver. A large crowd is watching the animals and a trainer can be seen standing at the right of the ring.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Animals - Elephants
Persons - Crowds
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

Frances Johnston at the Pacific National Exhibition

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-023
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of Frances Johnston (to the right) standing alongside four boys with their backs turned to the camera watching a performance at the Pacific National Exhibition. None of the boys are identified, although it is likely that one of them is her son, Sean.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-023
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Frances Johnston (to the right) standing alongside four boys with their backs turned to the camera watching a performance at the Pacific National Exhibition. None of the boys are identified, although it is likely that one of them is her son, Sean.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Names
Johnston, Frances
Johnston, Dr. Sean
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1964
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-030
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of Frances Johnston and her children Sean and Wendy standing underneath a sign for "Kiddieland" at Playland in Vancouver. A large, giraffe-shaped signboard can be seen next to the entrance booths and a number of amusement rides are visible in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1964
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-030
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Frances Johnston and her children Sean and Wendy standing underneath a sign for "Kiddieland" at Playland in Vancouver. A large, giraffe-shaped signboard can be seen next to the entrance booths and a number of amusement rides are visible in the background.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Names
Johnston, Frances
Johnston, Dr. Sean
Johnston, Dr. Wendy
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

Wendy Jonhston at the Pacific National Exhibition

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1964
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-035
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of Wendy Johnston, aged approximately 5 years old, standing outside at the Pacific National Exhibition, eating cotton candy.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1964
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-035
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Wendy Johnston, aged approximately 5 years old, standing outside at the Pacific National Exhibition, eating cotton candy.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Names
Johnston, Dr. Wendy
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

Pacific National Exhibition Sideshow

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-042
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of Frances Johnston and her two children, Sean and Wendy, standing near a sideshow display at the Pacific National Exhibition. The sign for the sideshow reads: Playgirls - starring Ginger Lee.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-042
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Frances Johnston and her two children, Sean and Wendy, standing near a sideshow display at the Pacific National Exhibition. The sign for the sideshow reads: Playgirls - starring Ginger Lee.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Names
Johnston, Frances
Johnston, Dr. Wendy
Johnston, Dr. Sean
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1967
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-062
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of a log that has been put on display at the Pacific National Exhibition. The log was dated as being 1200-years old and markers were placed on various rings to date the tree and make mention of historical events that took place in those years. The signs read: 770 AD Seed sprouted during…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1967
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-062
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a log that has been put on display at the Pacific National Exhibition. The log was dated as being 1200-years old and markers were placed on various rings to date the tree and make mention of historical events that took place in those years. The signs read: 770 AD Seed sprouted during life of Charlemagne / 1066 AD Battle of Hastings, Beginning of Norman Rule in England / 1215 AD Magna Carta signed by King John / 1497 AD John Cabot Reached Cape Breton / 1620 AD Pilgrim Fathers Aboard Mayflower Arrive at Cape Cod / 1808 AD Simon Fraser Reached Mouth of Fraser River / 1867 AD Confederation of Canada.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Maunfactured Products - Logs
Names
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

Pacific National Exhibition loggers

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1967
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-063
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of a man climbing up a pole during a logging demonstration at the Pacific National Exhibition. A crowd can be seen gathered around the base of the poles.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1967
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-063
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a man climbing up a pole during a logging demonstration at the Pacific National Exhibition. A crowd can be seen gathered around the base of the poles.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Occupations - Lumberjacks
Names
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-050
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Croteau Lake and camp at 4000 feet. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-050
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Croteau Lake and camp at 4000 feet. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "A heaven so clear an earth so calm / So sweet so soft so hushed an air / Emily Bronte"
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 808
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
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The Castle and Mount Frink

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto51446
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-051
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Moat Lake, with the two mountains known as the Castle (Castlecrag Mountain) and Mount Fink in the distance. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-051
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Moat Lake, with the two mountains known as the Castle (Castlecrag Mountain) and Mount Fink in the distance. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "Where rose the mountains / There to him were friends / Byron"
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 805
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

The Castle from the Meadows

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto51447
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 12.5 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-052
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Castle (Castlecrag Mountain) and Mount Frink taken from the meadows. A man is standing at the edge of the tree line, looking towards the mountains. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-052
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 12.5 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Castle (Castlecrag Mountain) and Mount Frink taken from the meadows. A man is standing at the edge of the tree line, looking towards the mountains. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Plants - Trees
Recreational Activities - Hiking
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on on facing page reads: "A million years of the winds and the weather - / Still monarch of all I survey / Forbidden? Not to the lovers of heather / And the beauties of nature gay / So I welcome you to my lofty towers / My rock gardens, lakes and my streams / Come and walk among my beautiful flowers / And then see them always - in dreams. / And ever anon when far down below me / Loading lives of pleasure or care / Refreshing will be your most fond memory / Your Castle, way up in the air. / G.A.G."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-053
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Circle (Circlet) lake nestled among the mountains of the Forbidden Plateau. A young man is making his way down Mount Albert Edward, towards the lake. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was o…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-053
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Circle (Circlet) lake nestled among the mountains of the Forbidden Plateau. A young man is making his way down Mount Albert Edward, towards the lake. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Recreational Activities - Hiking
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on on facing page reads: "Th' outstretching lake, embosomed' mong the hills / The eye with wonder and amazement fills / Burns"
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 870
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
August 19, 1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 6 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-054
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of George A. Grant sitting on the rock face of Mount Albert Edward and admiring Circle (Circlet) Lake. Two men are standing just behind him. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
August 19, 1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-054
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 6 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of George A. Grant sitting on the rock face of Mount Albert Edward and admiring Circle (Circlet) Lake. Two men are standing just behind him. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Recreational Activities - Hiking
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "We pause on the Mount Abert [sic] Edward climb to admire Circle Lake and the rest."
Stamp on verso of print reads: "Vancouver Drug Co. Ltd. AUG 19 1938 Nu-Gloss"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-055
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of five of the six members of the small party of City of Courtenay officials and their guides walking along the edge of Battleship Lake. The sixth member is the photographer who took this photograph. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau. In this photograph George A…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-055
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of five of the six members of the small party of City of Courtenay officials and their guides walking along the edge of Battleship Lake. The sixth member is the photographer who took this photograph. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau. In this photograph George A. Grant is leading the group.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "On our way to Paradise Meadows. The "battleship" is an island in the Lake."
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 923
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-056
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Moat Lake nestled among the mountains of the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-056
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Moat Lake nestled among the mountains of the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "So shall thy wondering sight at once survey / Vales, lakes, woods, mountains, islands, rocks and sea / Huge hills that heaped in crowded order stand / Stretched o'er the northern and the western land / Thomas Russell"
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 835
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Moat Lake as viewed on Mt. Albert Edward climb

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-057
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Moat lake, taken from Mount Albert Edward. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-057
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Moat lake, taken from Mount Albert Edward. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "Lovest thou mountains great / Peaks to the clouds that soar / Corrie and fell where eagles dwell / And cataracts dash evermore ? / Sheriff Nicholson"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-058
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a nursing tree growing out of a stump on Mount Elma. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-058
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a nursing tree growing out of a stump on Mount Elma. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Continuation of title: "...Forbidden Plateau - Courtenay, B.C."
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "On Mount Elma 4700 ft. where we first saw the real snow."
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 889
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Reflections at Croteau

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-059
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Croteau lake at dusk. A site along the way. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-059
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Croteau lake at dusk. A site along the way. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "True beauty dwells in deep retreats / Whose veil is unremoved / Wordsworth"
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 820
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Mount Albert Edward 6871 feet

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 21, 1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-060
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a hiker leaning against the rock face on Mount Albert Edward and looking at the faces that have been carved into it. Another mountain is visible in the distance. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 21, 1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-060
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a hiker leaning against the rock face on Mount Albert Edward and looking at the faces that have been carved into it. Another mountain is visible in the distance. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Recreational Activities - Hiking
Arts - Sculptures
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Handwritten note on paper mount reads: "How many Cowichan Indian faces on the lookout?"
Second handwritten note on paper mount reads: "After about 5 hours 21st JULY 1938 'Yes it looks quite a step yet, but we'll make it in a couple of hours or so."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

A little nearer the summit

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-061
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a two hikers and a dog who are all close to the summit of Mount Albert Edward. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-061
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a two hikers and a dog who are all close to the summit of Mount Albert Edward. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Robertson, J.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Recreational Activities - Hiking
Animals - Dogs
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Getting towards the top of Mount Albert Edward

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-062
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the summit of Mount Albert Edward. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-062
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the summit of Mount Albert Edward. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Robertson, J.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Notes
Handwritten note on paper mount reads: "Getting towards the top of Mount Albert Edward"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

From Mount Elma 22nd July 1938

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 22, 1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 13.5 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-063
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of smoke billowing from the Campbell River fire, seen from Mount Elma. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 22, 1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-063
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 13.5 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of smoke billowing from the Campbell River fire, seen from Mount Elma. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Natural Phenomena - Fires
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Note on verso of photograph reads: "Forest fire of July 22nd which formed by a strong North wind threatened the towns of Comox & Courtney [sic] Vancouver Island and other villages. Photo taken from Mt. Elma 4600 ft. Forbidden Plateau 12 miles from the fire. Photo by P.L. Tait. Vancouver B.C."
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "Ordered out 22nd July 1938 ~ but 'the Plateau' was happily ordained 'forbidden' to the Campbell River fire."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

The sun sets over Gower Point

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-064
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Gower Point in Gibsons as the sun is setting. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-064
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 13 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Gower Point in Gibsons as the sun is setting. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Islands
Notes
Title taken from handwritten title on paper mount
Continuation of title: "...in a smoky [sic] flaming sky at close of a pleasant holiday 1938."
Handwritten note on facing page reads: " May I go out a' climbing / On just so glad a day / And it go on without me / All sun and cloud and wind / And someone say about me / He leaves a song behind / P.R.C."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Waterfall within the Forbidden Plateau

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 13 cm
Item No.
243-065
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a waterfall within the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-065
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 13 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a waterfall within the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Waterfalls
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 944
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Lake within the Forbidden Plateau

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm
Item No.
243-066
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a lake within the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-066
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8 x 13 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a lake within the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 801
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Lake within the Forbidden Plateau

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm
Item No.
243-067
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a lake within the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-067
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a lake within the Forbidden Plateau. This was part of a trip made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 802
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 8 cm
Item No.
243-068
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of two men, barely visible standing at the edge of the Cruickshank Canyon. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-068
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of two men, barely visible standing at the edge of the Cruickshank Canyon. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Preston L. Tait
Subjects
Geographic Features - Canyons
Notes
Title taken from handwritten note on verso of photograph
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 962
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail

Pacific National Exhibition Sideshow

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-081
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people gathered outside of a sideshow tent on the Pacific National Exhibition grounds. There are several banners advertising the sideshow attractions including: "Fish Monster," "Freak Animals," "Sea Monsters" and "Mystery Dogs."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-081
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people gathered outside of a sideshow tent on the Pacific National Exhibition grounds. There are several banners advertising the sideshow attractions including: "Fish Monster," "Freak Animals," "Sea Monsters" and "Mystery Dogs."
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Exhibitions
Persons - Crowds
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Names
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1955
Collection/Fonds
Charles MacSorley fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
486-003
Storage Location
65-1
Scope and Content
Photograph of the first prize float in the Pacific National Exhibition parade, along Hastings Street in Vancouver. The float reads: "Burnaby / BCs Garden of Eden." The Burnaby May Day Queen and her court are seated on the float and a large crowd of spectators can be seen lined up along the street t…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1955
Collection/Fonds
Charles MacSorley fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
486-003
Accession Number
2005-14
Storage Location
65-1
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the first prize float in the Pacific National Exhibition parade, along Hastings Street in Vancouver. The float reads: "Burnaby / BCs Garden of Eden." The Burnaby May Day Queen and her court are seated on the float and a large crowd of spectators can be seen lined up along the street to watch the parade.
Subjects
Events - Parades
Transportation - Parade Floats
Events - May Day
Persons - Crowds
Names
Pacific National Exhibition
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on recto reads: "P.N.E. Float 1st Prize 1955"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Charles and Minnie Bailey

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Bailey family collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.4 x 12.6 cm
Item No.
508-007
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Charles and Minnie Bailey standing together at English Bay in their bathing costumes. The couple married in 1914.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Bailey family collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
508-007
Accession Number
BHS992-55
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.4 x 12.6 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Charles and Minnie Bailey standing together at English Bay in their bathing costumes. The couple married in 1914.
Subjects
Sports - Swimming
Geographic Features - Beaches
Names
Bailey, Charles
Bailey, Minnie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1914
Collection/Fonds
Bailey family collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm
Item No.
508-018
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Charles Bailey (second from left) and his wife Minnie (behind to left) sitting with friends at Second Beach (to be described).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1914
Collection/Fonds
Bailey family collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
508-018
Accession Number
BHS992-55
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Charles Bailey (second from left) and his wife Minnie (behind to left) sitting with friends at Second Beach (to be described).
Subjects
Recreational Activities - Sunbathing
Geographic Features - Beaches
Names
Bailey, Charles
Bailey, Minnie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 2, 1933
Collection/Fonds
Ernest Winch fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 14.5 x 9.5 cm
Item No.
514-027
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernest E. (Ernie) Winch in a suit and tie. This photograph was taken at the Campbell Studio in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 2, 1933
Collection/Fonds
Ernest Winch fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
514-027
Accession Number
2010-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 14.5 x 9.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernest E. (Ernie) Winch in a suit and tie. This photograph was taken at the Campbell Studio in Vancouver.
Photographer
Campbell Studio
Subjects
Officials - Elected Officials
Names
Winch, Ernest "Ernie"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer's mark embossed at border of photograph reads: "Campbell Studio / Vancouver B.C."
Handwritten note below embossed lettering reads: "Nov. 2nd 1933 / Ernest"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Cadillac on Columbia Street

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto65747
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[after 1914]
Collection/Fonds
Ettinger family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 7.5 cm
Item No.
428-006
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a young man standing with his hand resting on the front door of a 1914 Cadillac parked on Columbia Street. The young man appears to be George William (Bill) Ettinger.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[after 1914]
Collection/Fonds
Ettinger family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
428-006
Accession Number
BHS2002-03
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 7.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a young man standing with his hand resting on the front door of a 1914 Cadillac parked on Columbia Street. The young man appears to be George William (Bill) Ettinger.
Subjects
Transportation - Automobiles
Names
Ettinger, George William "Bill"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "1914 Cadillac / taken on Columbia St"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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No. 1 Platoon R. S. G. Vancouver BC Sept. 1917

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto66226
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1917
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph
Item No.
477-941
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the No. 1 Platoon, RSG, posed in full uniform outside the Vancouver armoury. Identified fifth from the left in the middle row is Claude Hill.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1917
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Kitty Hill Peers Family Photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
477-941
Accession Number
2007-12
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the No. 1 Platoon, RSG, posed in full uniform outside the Vancouver armoury. Identified fifth from the left in the middle row is Claude Hill.
Subjects
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Buildings - Military
Occupations - Military Personnel
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Names
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Johnstone Motor Co. Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto66397
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1940 and 1946]
Collection/Fonds
Grieve family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
Item No.
523-011
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the staff of Johnstone Motor Co. Ltd., standing outside the dealership. Only Archie Proctor, Herbert and Bill Johnstone and Bill Grieve have been identified.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1940 and 1946]
Collection/Fonds
Grieve family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
523-011
Accession Number
2011-04
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the staff of Johnstone Motor Co. Ltd., standing outside the dealership. Only Archie Proctor, Herbert and Bill Johnstone and Bill Grieve have been identified.
Photographer
Bridgeman's Studio
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial - Automobile Dealerships
Names
Grieve, William Ewart "Bill"
Proctor, Archie
Johnstone, Bill
Johnstone, Herbert
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer's stamp on verso reads: "From: Bridgeman's Studio 413 Granville St. Vancouver, B.C."
Note on photograph's border reads: "Archie Proctor / 1940's / Herbert + Bill Johnstone / Dad"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1945 or 1946] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Item No.
549-016
Storage Location
Permanent drive
Scope and Content
Photograph of Roy Brainerd walking along Granville Street, between Dunsmuir and Robson in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1945 or 1946] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burna-Boom Oral History Project series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
549-016
Accession Number
2012-30
Storage Location
Permanent drive
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Roy Brainerd walking along Granville Street, between Dunsmuir and Robson in Vancouver.
Photographer
Foncie Fotos
Names
Brainerd, Roy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photograph believed to be taken by Foncie Pulice
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Aili, Aune and Trudi Rintanen

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto76946
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[194-] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Item No.
549-077
Storage Location
Permanent drive
Scope and Content
Photograph of Aili Rintanen (later Topalian), Aune Topalian and Trudi Rintanen (later Tuomi) walking in downtown Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[194-] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burna-Boom Oral History Project series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
549-077
Accession Number
2012-30
Storage Location
Permanent drive
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Aili Rintanen (later Topalian), Aune Topalian and Trudi Rintanen (later Tuomi) walking in downtown Vancouver.
Names
Rintanen, Aune
Tuomi, Trudi Rintanen
Topalian, Aili Rintanen
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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John Yanko with his motorcycle

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto77748
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1941
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 7.5 cm
Item No.
545-025
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of John Ivan Yanko leaning against a Harley Davidson motorcycle at Fourth Avenue and Nanaimo Street in Vancouver. The sidewalk he is parked on is paved.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1941
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-025
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 7.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of John Ivan Yanko leaning against a Harley Davidson motorcycle at Fourth Avenue and Nanaimo Street in Vancouver. The sidewalk he is parked on is paved.
Subjects
Transportation - Motorcycles
Names
Yanko, John Ivan
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note written on album page reads: "1941 / 4th Ave + Nanaimo / Dad's Harley"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1942
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 6 cm
Item No.
545-036
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of brothers Peter and John Ivan Yanko (at nineteen years old). This photograph appears to have been taken in a photographic booth.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1942
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-036
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 6 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of brothers Peter and John Ivan Yanko (at nineteen years old). This photograph appears to have been taken in a photographic booth.
Names
Yanko, John Ivan
Yanko, Pete
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in pencil on verso of photograph reads: "Dad / Uncle Pete / 1942"
Note written on album page reads: "Pete / John / 19 yrs / 1942"
Smaller duplicate photograph in envelope on p. 14
Note on verso of duplicate photograph reads: "Johnny Yanko + Peter Yanko Vancouver BC"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Marie Nagy and Lillian Carman

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto77914
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 11, 1947
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 7.5 cm
Item No.
545-096
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of stepsisters Marie Nagy and Lelia Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman (later Yanko) walking along a street in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 11, 1947
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-096
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 7.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of stepsisters Marie Nagy and Lelia Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman (later Yanko) walking along a street in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia.
Photographer
Kandid Kamera Snaps
Names
Yanko, Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman
Nagy, Marie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note written on album page reads: "Marie Nagy - stepsister / June 11, 1947 / Kandid Kamera 612 W Hastings Vancouver"
Note in ink on verso of photograph reads: "June 11, 1947"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "Enlargement of [illegible] / can be had at / Kandid Kamera Snaps / 612 W. Hastings St. Vancouver, B.C."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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John and Lillian Yanko in Vancouver

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79256
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1948
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 7.5 cm
Item No.
545-136
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of John Ivan Yanko and his wife Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko walking arm in arm in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1948
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-136
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 7.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of John Ivan Yanko and his wife Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko walking arm in arm in Vancouver.
Photographer
Jo's Photo Co.
Names
Yanko, Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman
Yanko, John Ivan
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "Jo's Photo Co. / 867 Granville St. Vancouver, B.C."
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "1948"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Lillian with her nephew Ernie

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79292
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
December 30, 1948
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 5.5 cm
Item No.
545-146
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko with her nephew Ernie Wakulchuck. This photograph was taken in Vancouver, British Columbia.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
December 30, 1948
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-146
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 5.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko with her nephew Ernie Wakulchuck. This photograph was taken in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Names
Yanko, Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman
Wakulchuck, Ernie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note written on album page reads: "December 30, 1948 / Lil Ernie Wakulchuck - Vancouver"
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Dec 30 / 48 Ernie + I / Vancouver BC"
1 duplicate photograph accompanying
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Lillian with her nephews

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79329
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
December 31, 1948
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 5.5 cm
Item No.
545-147
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko pushing two of her nephews on a sled. Eddie Yanko is standing on the back, with Ernie Wakulchuck sitting in front. This photograph was taken in Vancouver, British Columbia.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
December 31, 1948
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-147
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 5.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko pushing two of her nephews on a sled. Eddie Yanko is standing on the back, with Ernie Wakulchuck sitting in front. This photograph was taken in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Subjects
Transportation - Sleds
Names
Yanko, Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman
Wakulchuck, Ernie
Yanko, Eddie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note written on album page reads: "December 31, 1948 / Lil Eddie Ernie"
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Dec 31, 1948 I, Ernie + Eddie / Vancouver BC"
1 duplicate photograph accompanying
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
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Lillian Yanko with Jenny Nagy

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79332
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 16, 1949
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Item No.
545-148
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko and her mother Eugenia "Jenny" (Haresomovych) (Carman) Nagy standing arm in arm. This photograph was taken in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 16, 1949
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-148
Accession Number
2012-09
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" (Carman) Yanko and her mother Eugenia "Jenny" (Haresomovych) (Carman) Nagy standing arm in arm. This photograph was taken in Vancouver.
Names
Yanko, Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman
Nagy, Eugenia "Jenny" Haresomovych Carman
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note written on album page reads: "16 October 1949 / Vancouver"
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Mum + I / Oct. 16/49 / Vancouver BC"
1 duplicate photograph accompanying
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Images
Less detail

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