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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.1
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; geometic shapes in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.1
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; geometic shapes in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering.
Marks/Labels
"BURNABY / SPECIAL / POLICE", stamped into front of badge
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.2
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; fastener missing.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.2
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; fastener missing.
Marks/Labels
"Burnaby Police, Special", stamped into the front of the badge
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.3
Description
Burnany Police shield; silver colour; small geometic shape in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.3
Description
Burnany Police shield; silver colour; small geometic shape in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering
Marks/Labels
"BURNABY / SPECIAL / POLICE", engraved "55", stamped on front of badge
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.5
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police hat badge; silver colour; crown at top, seven pointed sun burst motif; in centre coat of arms with lettering
Object History
Burnaby Police Cap badge
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.5
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police hat badge; silver colour; crown at top, seven pointed sun burst motif; in centre coat of arms with lettering
Object History
Burnaby Police Cap badge
Marks/Labels
"BURNABY / POLICE", embossed in metal
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.7.1
Description
Shoulder title with brass lettering. Worn by the Burnaby Municipal Police force.
Object History
Burnaby Municipal Police
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.7.1
Description
Shoulder title with brass lettering. Worn by the Burnaby Municipal Police force.
Object History
Burnaby Municipal Police
Marks/Labels
"B.M.P.", metal lettering,
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Constable Doidge on horseback

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36159
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5 x 7.5 cm
Item No.
230-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable Doidge on horseback.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
230-004
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5 x 7.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable Doidge on horseback.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Horses
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Doidge, R.L.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Constable Thomas on horseback

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36160
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6 x 8 cm
Item No.
230-005
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable Thomas on horseback.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
230-005
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6 x 8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable Thomas on horseback.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Horses
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Thomas, Constable
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Constable Wright on horseback

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36161
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 11 cm
Item No.
230-006
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable D.S. Wright on horseback.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
230-006
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 11 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable D.S. Wright on horseback.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Horses
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Wright, D.S.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Burnaby Police department under Chief Devitt

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36166
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 15.5 x 21 cm, mounted on board 25 x 30 cm
Item No.
230-011
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffr…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
230-011
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 15.5 x 21 cm, mounted on board 25 x 30 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffreys, Constable Eddie Goodwin, Constable Waddell, and Commissioner Matthews.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Devitt, W.J.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.42
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police shoulder bar for jacket. Cast in one piece in metal. Letters are connected by integral bars. Secured by mounting posts and cotter pin.
Object History
Jacket shoulder bars issued to Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Cons…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.42
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police shoulder bar for jacket. Cast in one piece in metal. Letters are connected by integral bars. Secured by mounting posts and cotter pin.
Object History
Jacket shoulder bars issued to Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Constable Jeffery saw the need for recreational activities in the area. He founded the Burnaby Athletic Association which featured a competitive boxing ring and gym. In 1935, when the Burnaby Police became the British Columbia Provincial Police, rather than leave the community he chose to leave the force. George Jeffery than worked at the nearby Oakalla Prison Farm until retiring in 1945.
Marks/Labels
"B M P", letters on cross bars
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Adornment
Name Access
Jeffery, George
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.47
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police issue handcuffs. The cuffs are secured by three links of chain. There is no key.
Object History
These handcuffs were used by Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Consta…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.47
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police issue handcuffs. The cuffs are secured by three links of chain. There is no key.
Object History
These handcuffs were used by Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Constable Jeffery saw the need for recreational activities in the area. He founded the Burnaby Athletic Association which featured a competitive boxing ring and gym. In 1935, when the Burnaby Police became the British Columbia Provincial Police, rather than leave the community he chose to leave the force. George Jeffery than worked at the nearby Oakalla Prison Farm until retiring in 1945.
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment - Restraint Device
Name Access
Jeffery, George
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.48
Description
Name plate "GEO. JEFFERY" made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. Rectangular copper plate with letters and border raised by hammering on the reverse side. Background is darkened by acid treatment.
Object History
Made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.48
Description
Name plate "GEO. JEFFERY" made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. Rectangular copper plate with letters and border raised by hammering on the reverse side. Background is darkened by acid treatment.
Object History
Made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Constable Jeffery saw the need for recreational activities in the area. He founded the Burnaby Athletic Association which featured a competitive boxing ring and gym. In 1935, when the Burnaby Police became the British Columbia Provincial Police, rather than leave the community he chose to leave the force. George Jeffery then worked at the nearby Oakalla Prison Farm until retiring in 1945.
Marks/Labels
"GEO. JEFFERY", letters raised by hammering.
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Name Access
Jeffery, George
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Constable Henderson on horseback

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36157
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.5 x 8 cm
Item No.
230-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable Henderson on horseback.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
230-002
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.5 x 8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Constable Henderson on horseback.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Horses
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV977.82.1
Description
Military helmet, English style, issued during World War II. Issued to local Burnaby Police force. It is painted dark blue and the word "Police" is painted in white on the front. The helmet has webbing and chin strap.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV977.82.1
Description
Military helmet, English style, issued during World War II. Issued to local Burnaby Police force. It is painted dark blue and the word "Police" is painted in white on the front. The helmet has webbing and chin strap.
Marks/Labels
"POLICE" painted in large block letters in white paint.
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Clothing
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Wars
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Name Access
British Columbia Provincial Police
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Burnaby Municipal Police

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto24
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1913
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Burnaby Mounted Police in dress uniform, complete with gauntlets and English riding boots. The officers are seated and standing in two rows in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. Standing in the back row are; E.N. Senior, A.W. James, Peter Kelsberg, G. Jef…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Burnaby Mounted Police in dress uniform, complete with gauntlets and English riding boots. The officers are seated and standing in two rows in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. Standing in the back row are; E.N. Senior, A.W. James, Peter Kelsberg, G. Jeffery, W.F. Nicholson. Seated in the front row are; R.L. Doidge, Sergeant J.H. Lynne, Chief William Parkinson, R. Kenderson, R.J. Woolens, and D.S. Wright.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Public Services - Policing
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Burnaby Police Department
Doidge, R.L.
Kelsberg, Peter
Woolens, Jack
Senior, E.N.
Jeffery, George
Nicholson, W.F.
Lynne, J.H.
Parkinson, Chief William
Kenderson, R.
Wright, D.S.
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Accession Code
HV971.40.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
1913
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Kinnee, Photo
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Burnaby Mounted Police

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36376
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1913
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8.5 x 13.5 cm
Item No.
255-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Burnaby Mounted Police in dress uniform, complete with gauntlets and English riding boots. The officers are seated and standing in two rows in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. Standing in the back row are; E.N. Senior, A.W. James, Peter Kelsb…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1913
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
255-001
Accession Number
BHS991-14
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 8.5 x 13.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Burnaby Mounted Police in dress uniform, complete with gauntlets and English riding boots. The officers are seated and standing in two rows in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. Standing in the back row are; E.N. Senior, A.W. James, Peter Kelsberg, George Jeffery, W.F. Nicholson. Seated in the front row are; R.L. Doidge, Sergeant J.H. Lynne, Chief William Parkinson, R. Kenderson, R.J. Woolens, and D.S. Wright.
Photographer
Kinnee
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Public Services - Policing
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Doidge, R.L.
Kelsberg, Peter
Woolens, Jack
Senior, E.N.
Jeffery, George
Nicholson, W.F.
Lynne, J.H.
Parkinson, Chief William
Kenderson, R.
Wright, D.S.
Burnaby City Hall
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
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Burnaby Police Department members

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34274
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
013-018
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Police Department members. They are posed in two rows, one row seated and one row standing. The back row begins with; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Eddie Godwin, Constable George Jeffery, Constable Peter Kelsburg, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Gor…
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Series
George Jeffery Photograph series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
013-018
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Police Department members. They are posed in two rows, one row seated and one row standing. The back row begins with; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Eddie Godwin, Constable George Jeffery, Constable Peter Kelsburg, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Gordon Waddell, Constable Corbett. Seated in the front row are; the Police Commissioner, Reeve Alexander McLean, Constable Parker, Chief Constable Devitt, [Police Commissioner] Albert Armitage, and [Stuart] Jamieson. A motorcycle is parked on either side of the group, and a large spotted dog is lying in front.
Photographer
Russell
Subjects
Animals - Dogs
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Motorcycles
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Maxwell, David
Woolens, Jack
Godwin, Eddie
Jeffery, George
Kelsberg, Peter
Waddell, Gordon
McLean, Alexander K
Devitt, W.J.
Armitage, Albert
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Imprinted in lower left corner, "Russell's Studio, New Westminster, BC"
Photograph has silvering in the dark areas
Left side of photograph is torn and missing
Identification key accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby
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Burnaby Police department under Chief Devitt

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto25
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff: Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffer…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff: Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffery, Constable Eddie Godwin, Constable Gordon Waddell, and Commissioner Matthews.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Clothing - Uniforms
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Jeffery, George
Maxwell, David
Sanderson, Thomas F.
Devitt, W.J.
Hatt-Cook, H.
Woolens, Jack
Kelsberg, Peter
Waddell, Gordon
Matthews, W.
Godwin, Eddie
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Accession Code
HV971.40.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
1921
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note mounted inside frame (recto) identifies individuals
Images
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Burnaby Police department under Chief Devitt

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34275
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.5 x 21 cm mounted on board 25 x 30 cm
Item No.
013-019
Storage Location
A/V Storage - Oversize Box 3
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffe…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Series
George Jeffery Photograph series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
013-019
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage - Oversize Box 3
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.5 x 21 cm mounted on board 25 x 30 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffery, Constable Eddie Goodwin, Constable Waddell, and Commissioner Matthews.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Devitt, W.J.
Parker, H.
Waddell, C.J.
Mathews, W.
Godwin, Eddie
Sanderson, Thomas
Hatt-Cook, H.
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Jeffery, George
Kelsberg, Peter
Maxwell, David
Woolens, Jack
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Chapter IX: Police on the Job p. 59

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumlibrary6002-59
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Bygones of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1977
Maxwell of the Burnaby Municipal Police. This first encounter took place under rather strained circumstances when the Constable caught young Smedley shooting his “22” revolver, an infraction of the law which cost Mrs. Smedley $4.00 in fines on her son’s behalf. No one even guessed then that in a few
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Chapter IX: Police on the Job p. 60

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumlibrary6002-60
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Bygones of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1977
trolley. He then carefully wrapped the hot bulb and the container of water together. A few trips back and forth on the line and presto... boiling water for a refreshing cup of tea. In February, 1926, Bill Smedley became a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police force which consisted of 12 men under
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Robert Henderson on motorcycle

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto2868
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1917]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : tiff
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Policeman Constable Robert Henderson on an "Excelsior" motorcycle in front of the old stables at the Edmonds Municipal Hall.
Administrative History
Robert Henderson was a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police from 1910 to an unknown date. There is also an image of him riding a motorcycle and he appears in a number of group photos. The first motorcycles used by the Burnaby Police were three "Excelsiors". They were replaced in a short time by …
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : tiff
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Policeman Constable Robert Henderson on an "Excelsior" motorcycle in front of the old stables at the Edmonds Municipal Hall.
Administrative History
Robert Henderson was a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police from 1910 to an unknown date. There is also an image of him riding a motorcycle and he appears in a number of group photos. The first motorcycles used by the Burnaby Police were three "Excelsiors". They were replaced in a short time by Harley Davidson's. From Policing in Burnaby thesis in Reference library.
Subjects
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Motorcycles
Names
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Accession Code
BV008.46.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1917]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Colour photocopy accompanying
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Chapter 1: Relying on Good Neighbours p. 23

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Burnaby Village Museum
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Follow That Fire
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1997
early period of Burnaby’s development, fire protection matters were referred to the Burnaby Municipal Police. The Chief Constable was responsible for fire administration. Chief Constable W. Parkinson is recorded as purchasing 200 feet of iVz-inch fire hose for 25 cents a foot on August 12, 1912, to
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Follow That Fire
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1997
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Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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1987
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Part III: 1911-1920
municipal police. Although there was considerably less space here, the Carpenters once again did more than their share to make Burnaby beautiful. All the available area surrounding the house, even to the boulevards, was planted. There was a rock wall, a fish pond, a bird bath as well as hanging baskets
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Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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1987
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Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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1987
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Part III: 1911-1920
originally the stable and barracks of the Burnaby municipal police. I lived within a half-mile of that fire hall for much of my life, from 1917 to 1972. I remember in the early 1920s Burnaby had a population of about 12,000 and was still mostly bush and forested land with a few built up areas in
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1987
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