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May Day Ceremony at Robert Burnaby Park

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
May 1932
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 12 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a May Day ceremony at Robert Burnaby Park taken from a distance. The May Queen and her suite are on the platform set up by the lake, surrounded by a large crowd (this was the first year that May Day was celebrated at Burnaby Park).
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 12 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a May Day ceremony at Robert Burnaby Park taken from a distance. The May Queen and her suite are on the platform set up by the lake, surrounded by a large crowd (this was the first year that May Day was celebrated at Burnaby Park).
Subjects
Events - May Day
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Robert Burnaby Park
Burnaby - Wedgewood Street
Burnaby - 8155 Wedgewood Street
Accession Code
BV003.58.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
May 1932
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lakeview-Mayfield Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1930
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 96 cm
Item No.
013-017
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby May Day celebrations at Burnaby Park with a band in the foreground and children maypole dancing with a crowd watching. Parked cars and trees can be seen in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1930
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Series
George Jeffery Photograph series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
013-017
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 96 cm
Material Details
Photograph consists of three photos taped together, stored folded at joints
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby May Day celebrations at Burnaby Park with a band in the foreground and children maypole dancing with a crowd watching. Parked cars and trees can be seen in the background.
Photographer
Stride, Charles Edgar
Subjects
Persons - Crowds
Recreational Activities - Dancing
Events - May Day
Notes
Title based on caption of photograph
Annotation at bottom of photograph reads, "Burnaby May Day 1930 / Stride Photo"
Stamp on back of photograph reads, "Enlarged by The Stride Studios / 657 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC / We do picture framing"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Robert Burnaby Park
Burnaby - Wedgewood Street
Burnaby - 8155 Wedgewood Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lakeview-Mayfield Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1931
Collection/Fonds
Edmonds School fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 10 cm print
Item No.
207-020
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of children at May day. Boys are seated in the front row, and girls are standing in the back row, dressed in their Maypole dancing dresses during Burnaby May Day at Burnaby Park.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1931
Collection/Fonds
Edmonds School fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
207-020
Accession Number
BHS988-7
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 10 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of children at May day. Boys are seated in the front row, and girls are standing in the back row, dressed in their Maypole dancing dresses during Burnaby May Day at Burnaby Park.
Subjects
Events - May Day
Clothing
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Robert Burnaby Park
Burnaby - Wedgewood Street
Burnaby - 8155 Wedgewood Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lakeview-Mayfield Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1930
Collection/Fonds
Edmonds School fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 9.5 cm print
Item No.
207-024
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of two rows of Maypole dancers during Burnaby May Day at Burnaby Park. A large group of spectators is visible in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1930
Collection/Fonds
Edmonds School fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
207-024
Accession Number
BHS988-7
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 9.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of two rows of Maypole dancers during Burnaby May Day at Burnaby Park. A large group of spectators is visible in the background.
Subjects
Events - May Day
Clothing
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Robert Burnaby Park
Burnaby - Wedgewood Street
Burnaby - 8155 Wedgewood Street
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lakeview-Mayfield Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1932 (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.4 x 4.9 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
370-118
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of May Day dancers from Gilmore Avenue School at May Day 1932 at Robert Burnaby Park. Bea Carpenter is holding the ribbons. The teacher was Miss Clydesdale.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1932 (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Series
Burnaby Image Bank series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-118
Accession Number
BHS999-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.4 x 4.9 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 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 May Day dancers from Gilmore Avenue School at May Day 1932 at Robert Burnaby Park. Bea Carpenter is holding the ribbons. The teacher was Miss Clydesdale.
Subjects
Recreational Activities - Dancing
Events - May Day
Names
Gilmore Avenue School
Hunter, Beatrice "Bea" Carpenter
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Robert Burnaby Park
Burnaby - Wedgewood Street
Burnaby - 8155 Wedgewood Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lakeview-Mayfield Area
Images
Less detail
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