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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1892
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
008-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's first Council members on the steps of Sample's Boarding House, 6850 Beresford Street, near Griffiths Avenue and Kingsway. Left to right: L.C. Hill, William Brenchley, Alex Philip (clerk), Charles R. Shaw (Reeve), William McDermott, John Woolard, and Arthur de Windt Haszard.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1892
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
008-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's first Council members on the steps of Sample's Boarding House, 6850 Beresford Street, near Griffiths Avenue and Kingsway. Left to right: L.C. Hill, William Brenchley, Alex Philip (clerk), Charles R. Shaw (Reeve), William McDermott, John Woolard, and Arthur de Windt Haszard.
Subjects
Officials - Alderman and Councillors
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Brenchley, William
Haszard, Arthur de Windt
Hill, Louis Claude "Claude"
McDermott, William
Philip, Alex
Shaw, Charles R "Chas"
Woolard, John
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - 6850 Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Kingsway-Beresford Area
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Automobile on Kinnee Street

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35060
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1915
Collection/Fonds
Pitman Family collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.0 x 6.2 cm
Item No.
186-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of an automobile on Kinnee Street with the Patterson Avenue pump house and tank in the background. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "Water tank at Patterson Ave near the track in the Central Park (Ball park), 1915. / The roadway was Kinnee Ave which is Beresford today."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1915
Collection/Fonds
Pitman Family collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
186-004
Accession Number
BHS986-35
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.0 x 6.2 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of an automobile on Kinnee Street with the Patterson Avenue pump house and tank in the background. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "Water tank at Patterson Ave near the track in the Central Park (Ball park), 1915. / The roadway was Kinnee Ave which is Beresford today."
Subjects
Transportation - Automobiles
Geographic Features - Roads
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kinnee Street
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Images
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Carpenter's English Garden

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35788
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-646
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernie Carpenter's English garden at 3336 Beresford Street (later renumbered 5268 Beresford Street) near Royal Oak Avenue. He later built a second garden after the family moved into a house on Neville Street, South Burnaby.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-646
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernie Carpenter's English garden at 3336 Beresford Street (later renumbered 5268 Beresford Street) near Royal Oak Avenue. He later built a second garden after the family moved into a house on Neville Street, South Burnaby.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Gardens
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - 5268 Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
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Ernie Carpenter clearing land

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35789
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1923 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-647
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernie Carpenter clearing a lot at 3336 Beresford Street (later renumbered 5268 Beresford Street) near Royal Oak Avenue. Mr. Carpenter built a house here, and then cultivated an English garden and prize-winning onions and flowers.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1923 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-647
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernie Carpenter clearing a lot at 3336 Beresford Street (later renumbered 5268 Beresford Street) near Royal Oak Avenue. Mr. Carpenter built a house here, and then cultivated an English garden and prize-winning onions and flowers.
Subjects
Land Clearing
Plants - Trees
Names
Carpenter, Ernie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - 5268 Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
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Carpenter family garden

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35790
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-648
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the onion patch at the Carpenter family home at 3336 Beresford Street (later renumbered 5268 Beresford Street) near Royal Oak Avenue. Mr. Carpenter raised other vegetables and won many prizes at the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-648
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the onion patch at the Carpenter family home at 3336 Beresford Street (later renumbered 5268 Beresford Street) near Royal Oak Avenue. Mr. Carpenter raised other vegetables and won many prizes at the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE).
Subjects
Geographic Features - Gardens
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - 5268 Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1944]
Collection/Fonds
Steve Jensen fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
494-002
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows nine people posing on or near a car. The photograph was taken facing north off Beresford Street, half a block east of Royal Oak Avenue. Identified in the photograph are Molly Jensen (nee Carpenter) who is sitting in the back seat wearing glasses; Ernie Carpenter Jr. in the driver's…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1944]
Collection/Fonds
Steve Jensen fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
494-002
Accession Number
2009-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
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 shows nine people posing on or near a car. The photograph was taken facing north off Beresford Street, half a block east of Royal Oak Avenue. Identified in the photograph are Molly Jensen (nee Carpenter) who is sitting in the back seat wearing glasses; Ernie Carpenter Jr. in the driver's seat; and their mother Edith Carpenter sitting on the bonnet with her hand on the windshield. The rest are unidentified.
Creator
Steve Jensen
Subjects
Transportation - Automobiles
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Names
Carpenter, Ernie Jr.
Carpenter, Edith
Jensen, Molly Carpenter
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Royal Oak Avenue
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Alta-Vista (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Clinton-Glenwood Area
Images
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House at Beresford Street and Griffiths Avenue

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto78981
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 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.
556-066
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a house, built in 1930, on Beresford Street at the corner of Griffiths Avenue.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-066
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 house, built in 1930, on Beresford Street at the corner of Griffiths Avenue.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Griffiths Avenue
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 20, 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.
556-161
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows numerous signs on the wall of the G & L Store built around 1945 on MacPherson Avenue near Beresford Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 20, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-161
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 numerous signs on the wall of the G & L Store built around 1945 on MacPherson Avenue near Beresford Street.
Photographer
McCarron, John
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial - Grocery Stores
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - MacPherson Avenue
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 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.
556-266
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Weiser Lock Company Ltd. which was started in Vancouver in 1954. The plant pictured in the photograph, at 6700 Beresford Street, was constructed in 1954. The building expanded 12 times between 1954 and the time of the photograph in 1976, from the original 10,000 to 350,000 square…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-266
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 Weiser Lock Company Ltd. which was started in Vancouver in 1954. The plant pictured in the photograph, at 6700 Beresford Street, was constructed in 1954. The building expanded 12 times between 1954 and the time of the photograph in 1976, from the original 10,000 to 350,000 square feet and was the only Weiser Lock plant in Canada.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Weiser Lock Company of Canada Limited
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - 6700 Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Kingsway-Beresford Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1917
Collection/Fonds
Pitman Family collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 10.7 cm
Item No.
186-009
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Mrs. W.H. Hoyt, seated outside 4339 Kinnee Avenue (later renumbered and renamed 4147 Beresford Street). An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "Mrs. W.H. Hoyt 1917 / 4339 Kinnee Ave, Burnaby B.C. / Her one and only home for 53 years. Feb 17th to Dec 24th 1970."
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1917
Collection/Fonds
Pitman Family collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
186-009
Accession Number
BHS986-35
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 10.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Mrs. W.H. Hoyt, seated outside 4339 Kinnee Avenue (later renumbered and renamed 4147 Beresford Street). An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "Mrs. W.H. Hoyt 1917 / 4339 Kinnee Ave, Burnaby B.C. / Her one and only home for 53 years. Feb 17th to Dec 24th 1970."
Names
Hoyt, Mrs. W.H.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kinnee Street
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - 4147 Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 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.
556-263
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a BC Hydro substation located in Powerhouse Park near Beresford Street and Griffiths Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-263
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 Hydro substation located in Powerhouse Park near Beresford Street and Griffiths Avenue.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6970 Beresford Street
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - Griffiths Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
096-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Weiser Lock Co. of Canada Ltd. at 1895 Hawthorne Terrace (later renumbered 7373 Hawthorne Terrace, then 6700 Beresford Street).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
096-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 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 the exterior of Weiser Lock Co. of Canada Ltd. at 1895 Hawthorne Terrace (later renumbered 7373 Hawthorne Terrace, then 6700 Beresford Street).
Photographer
Williams Brothers Photographers Limited
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Weiser Lock Company of Canada Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp and annotation on the back of photograph reads, "Williams Bros. Photographers Ltd. / 413 Granville St., Vancouver 2, B.C. / Phone Tatlow 8588 / 07004-1"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hawthorne Terrace
Burnaby - 7373 Hawthorne Terrace
Burnaby - 6700 Beresford Street
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Kingsway-Beresford Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1930] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-006
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Grace (nee Dommet) and Lionel "Judge" Thould's "dinky" store at Highland Park Interurban station on the Central Park Interurban line.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1930] (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-006
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Grace (nee Dommet) and Lionel "Judge" Thould's "dinky" store at Highland Park Interurban station on the Central Park Interurban line.
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial - Stores
Buildings - Commercial - Train Stations
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Buller Avenue
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - Central Park Interurban line - Highland Park station
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1913 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-691
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the second Bond family home, on John Street (later renamed and renumbered 4144 Beresford Street; the site was then addressed as 6128 Patterson Avenue after the house was demolished). David Bond, the father of the family and also a carpenter, built this 14-room house in the Central Pa…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1913 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-691
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the second Bond family home, on John Street (later renamed and renumbered 4144 Beresford Street; the site was then addressed as 6128 Patterson Avenue after the house was demolished). David Bond, the father of the family and also a carpenter, built this 14-room house in the Central Park district.
Subjects
Buildings - Residences - Houses
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - John Street
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Burnaby - Patterson Avenue
Burnaby - 6128 Patterson Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Images
Less detail

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