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Looking east from north side of 5118 Douglas Road - The Roberts House

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto91822
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1924 and 1925]
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 cm x 9 cm
Item No.
620-003
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Lauretta Roberts standing next to the half-built Roberts' house located at 5118 Douglas Road. During construction of the house, movie posters were used in place of tar paper under the exterior cedar shingles and as cushioning under the linoleum kitchen floor. Visible in the distance …
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1924 and 1925]
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
620-003
Accession Number
2017-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 cm x 9 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Lauretta Roberts standing next to the half-built Roberts' house located at 5118 Douglas Road. During construction of the house, movie posters were used in place of tar paper under the exterior cedar shingles and as cushioning under the linoleum kitchen floor. Visible in the distance is the Adams' family house located on the 5100 block of Douglas Road.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Buildings - Residences - Houses
Construction
Notes
Transcribed title
Title transcribed from donor's notes
5118 Douglas Road renumbered to 3131 Douglas Road in 1958 and to 5538 Dominion Street in 1970 or 1971
The new address house in the background of the photograph is 3011 Godwin Street
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Probably 1924-25 / Lauretta Roberts"
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "P4"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 5118 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 3131 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 5538 Dominion Street
Burnaby - 3011 Godwin Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Ardingley-Sprott Area
Images
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Looking east from north side of 5118 Douglas Road - The Roberts House

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto91823
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1931]
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 cm x 8.5 cm
Item No.
620-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Roberts' children: Lauretta, John A., Edward, and Roland. The children are posed with a bicycle in the Roberts' yard, which is in the process of being landscaped. The house at 3090 Douglas Road (left) and the Adams' family house at 3011 Godwin (right) are visible in the backgrou…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1931]
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
620-004
Accession Number
2017-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 cm x 8.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Roberts' children: Lauretta, John A., Edward, and Roland. The children are posed with a bicycle in the Roberts' yard, which is in the process of being landscaped. The house at 3090 Douglas Road (left) and the Adams' family house at 3011 Godwin (right) are visible in the background. The photograph was taken from the north side of the Roberts' property at 5118 Douglas Road.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Buildings - Residences - Houses
Notes
Transcribed title
Title transcribed from donor's notes
5118 Douglas Road renumbered to 3131 Douglas Road in 1958 and to 5538 Dominion Street in 1970 or 1971
3011 Godwin is a new address. Previous address was on the 5100 block of Douglas Road (house number unknown).
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "1930? or '31 / Roberts children / Lauretta John A. Edward / Roland"
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "P5"
See landscape plan for 5118 Douglas Road
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 5118 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 3131 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 5538 Dominion Street
Burnaby - 3090 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 3011 Godwin Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Ardingley-Sprott Area
Images
Less detail

Looking east from north side of 5118 Douglas Road - The Roberts House

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto91824
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1940 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9.5 cm x 9.5 cm
Item No.
620-005
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Roberts' front yard after a snowfall. The house at 3090 Douglas Road (left) and the Adams' family house at 3011 Godwin (right) are visible in the background. The photograph was taken from the north side of the Roberts' house at 5118 Douglas Road.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1940 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
620-005
Accession Number
2017-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9.5 cm 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 the Roberts' front yard after a snowfall. The house at 3090 Douglas Road (left) and the Adams' family house at 3011 Godwin (right) are visible in the background. The photograph was taken from the north side of the Roberts' house at 5118 Douglas Road.
Subjects
Buildings - Residences - Houses
Natural Phenomena - Snow
Notes
Transcribed title
Title transcribed from donor's notes
5118 Douglas Road renumbered to 3131 Douglas Road in 1958 and to 5538 Dominion Street in 1970 or 1971
3011 Godwin is a new address. Previous address was on the 5100 block of Douglas Road (house number unknown).
The tree bisecting the gable end of the house on the left is likely the oak tree in photograph 620-007
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "Probably 1940's Looking East from Roberts front yard"
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "P6"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "132"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 5118 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 3131 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 5538 Dominion Street
Burnaby - 3090 Douglas Road
Burnaby - 3011 Godwin Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Ardingley-Sprott Area
Images
Less detail

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