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Glenburn Telephone Exchange

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34706
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.7 cm
Item No.
111-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Glenburn Telephone Exchange at Delta Avenue and Parker Street. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "Glenburn Automatic Exchange at Delta and Parker streets. To be cutover in March, 1959. / B.C. Telephone Company."
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
111-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Glenburn Telephone Exchange at Delta Avenue and Parker Street. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "Glenburn Automatic Exchange at Delta and Parker streets. To be cutover in March, 1959. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Graphic Industries Limited
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Caption at bottom of photograph reads, "British Columbia Telephone Company"
Stamp on back of photograph reads, "Photo by Graphic Industries Ltd. / File No. 3841-2 / Vancouver, Canada Mutual 1-4174"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Delta Avenue
Burnaby - Parker Street
Planning Study Area
Brentwood Area
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1943
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
114-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a switchboard, probably the Dexter exchange at Boundary Road and Kingsway. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "A Manual Switchboard, typical of about 25 years ago. / Dexter, 1943. / B.C. Telephone Company."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1943
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
114-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Material Details
Printed on photo paper: "selo"
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a switchboard, probably the Dexter exchange at Boundary Road and Kingsway. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "A Manual Switchboard, typical of about 25 years ago. / Dexter, 1943. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Buildings - Commercial
Occupations - Telephone Operators
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Printed in bottom left corner of photograph, "27038 Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Boundary Road
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Garden Village Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 12, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-259
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the BC Tel building under construction on the corner of Boundary Road and Kingsway. Architects were Musson & Cattell; builders were Dominion Construction.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 12, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-259
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the BC Tel building under construction on the corner of Boundary Road and Kingsway. Architects were Musson & Cattell; builders were Dominion Construction.
Photographer
Norton, Paul
Subjects
Construction
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - 3777 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Garden Village Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 13, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-295
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Tel truck parked in the 4200 block Rumble Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 13, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-295
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Tel truck parked in the 4200 block Rumble Street.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Subjects
Transportation - Trucks
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Rumble Street
Burnaby - 4200 Block Rumble Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Alta-Vista (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Sussex-Nelson Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 13, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-296
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Tel employee working on lines on a pole in the 4200 Block Rumble Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 13, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-296
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Tel employee working on lines on a pole in the 4200 Block Rumble Street.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Subjects
Transportation - Trucks
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Rumble Street
Burnaby - 4200 Block Rumble Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Alta-Vista (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Sussex-Nelson Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 13, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-297
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Tel employee, Dave Gulkison, in the 4200 Block Rumble Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 13, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-297
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Tel employee, Dave Gulkison, in the 4200 Block Rumble Street.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Subjects
Transportation - Trucks
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Rumble Street
Burnaby - 4200 Block Rumble Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Alta-Vista (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Sussex-Nelson Area
Images
Less detail

Automatic equipment being installed

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34707
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
111-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of three men working with rows of equipment at the British Columbia Telephone Company Glenburn Exchange at Delta Avenue and Parker Street. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "Automatic equipment being installed in the new Glenburn exchange. / B.C. Telephone Company…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
111-002
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of three men working with rows of equipment at the British Columbia Telephone Company Glenburn Exchange at Delta Avenue and Parker Street. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "Automatic equipment being installed in the new Glenburn exchange. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Williams Brothers Photographers Limited
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp and annotation at bottom of photograph reads, "Williams Bros. Photographers Ltd. / 413 Granville St. Vancouver 2, B.C. / Phone Tatlow 8588 / 06569-7"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Delta Avenue
Burnaby - Parker Street
Planning Study Area
Brentwood Area
Images
Less detail

Boundary Road and Kingsway

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34709
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1959]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.0 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
113-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of buildings at Boundary Road and Kingsway, southwest corner. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "The new Hemlock (automatic) and old Dexter (manual) exchanges. / B.C. Telephone Company."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1959]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
113-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.0 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of buildings at Boundary Road and Kingsway, southwest corner. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "The new Hemlock (automatic) and old Dexter (manual) exchanges. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Williams Brothers Photographers Limited
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial
Geographic Features - Roads
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on back of photograph reads, "Williams Bros. Photographers Ltd. / 413 Granville St. Vancouver 2, B.C. / Phone Tatlow 8588"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Boundary Road
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Garden Village Area
Images
Less detail

Centennial reflections

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Field, Linda (editor). Vancouver, B.C.: Opus Productions , c1991. (Book) 384.6 BCT Copy 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0021026073
Call No.
384.6 BCT Copy 1
Author
Field, Linda (editor)
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Opus Productions
Publication Date
c1991
Physical Description
144 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Telephone Company -- History
Telephone -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Copy 1 of 3
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Wire song : an illustrated history of the telephone in British Columbia, 1880-1930

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Benson, Don. New Westminster, B.C.: Westminster Pub. , 1991. (Book) 384.609711 BEN
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
1895493005
Call No.
384.609711 BEN
Author
Benson, Don
Place of Publication
New Westminster, B.C.
Publisher
Westminster Pub.
Publication Date
1991
Physical Description
63 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 23 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Telephone Company -- History
Telephone -- British Columbia -- History
Telephone -- British Columbia -- History -- Poetry
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 59) and index.
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Centennial reflections

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumlibrary5177
Field, Linda (editor). Vancouver, B.C.: Opus Productions , c1991. (Book) 384.6 BCT Copy 2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0021026073
Call No.
384.6 BCT Copy 2
Author
Field, Linda (editor)
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Opus Productions
Publication Date
c1991
Physical Description
144 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Telephone Company -- History
Telephone -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Copy 2 of 3
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Centennial reflections

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumlibrary5178
Field, Linda (editor). Vancouver, B.C.: Opus Productions , c1991. (Book) 384.6 BCT Copy 3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0021026073
Call No.
384.6 BCT Copy 3
Author
Field, Linda (editor)
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Opus Productions
Publication Date
c1991
Physical Description
144 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Telephone Company -- History
Telephone -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Copy 3 of 3
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