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Store used to house North Burnaby Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36135
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 6 cm, mounted on board 15 x 27.5 cm
Item No.
225-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the store at 4147 Hastings Street that was used to house the North Burnaby Library from 1935 to 1939. Men and women are seen climbing onto a large bus that has been parked in front of the store.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
225-002
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 6 cm, mounted on board 15 x 27.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the store at 4147 Hastings Street that was used to house the North Burnaby Library from 1935 to 1939. Men and women are seen climbing onto a large bus that has been parked in front of the store.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Transportation - Buses
Names
North Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Burnaby - 4147 Hastings Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Heights Area
Images
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First North Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36137
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1941
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 8 cm
Item No.
225-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the North Burnaby Public Library at Hastings Street and Gilmore Avenue, the first North Burnaby Public Library.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1941
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
225-004
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 8 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the North Burnaby Public Library at Hastings Street and Gilmore Avenue, the first North Burnaby Public Library.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
North Burnaby Public Library
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Burnaby - 4147 Hastings Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Heights Area
Images
Less detail

North Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36783
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1941 (date of original), copied 1992
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.3 x 12.3 cm print
Item No.
315-140
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the North Burnaby Public Library at Hastings Street and Gilmore Avenue, the first Burnaby Public Library.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1941 (date of original), copied 1992
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burnaby Centennial Anthology series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
315-140
Accession Number
BHS994-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.3 x 12.3 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the North Burnaby Public Library at Hastings Street and Gilmore Avenue, the first Burnaby Public Library.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
North Burnaby Public Library
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Burnaby - 4147 Hastings Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Heights Area
Images
Less detail

North Burnaby Public Library Construction

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36784
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1935 (date of original), copied 1992
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.7 x 12.6 cm print
Item No.
315-141
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of North Burnaby Public Library under construction at Hastings Street near Gilmore Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1935 (date of original), copied 1992
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burnaby Centennial Anthology series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
315-141
Accession Number
BHS994-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.7 x 12.6 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of North Burnaby Public Library under construction at Hastings Street near Gilmore Avenue.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
North Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Burnaby - 4147 Hastings Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Heights Area
Images
Less detail

Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37177
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1962]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 9.5 cm
Item No.
329-003
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1962]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
329-003
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 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 Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photograph is a proof print
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7252 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail

Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto54522
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1962]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 9.5 cm
Item No.
329-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1962]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
329-004
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 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 Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photograph is a proof print
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7252 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
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Bacon, Bryan - Burnaby Librarian

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto58811
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1975
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 Photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5 cm
Item No.
480-1272
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bryan Bacon, a Burnaby librarian.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1975
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1272
Accession Number
2009-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 Photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bryan Bacon, a Burnaby librarian.
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

B.P.L. Administration Office

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto93624
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 23, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
556-581
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Burnaby Public Library Administration Office and storage, located at 4455 Alaska Street, off Willingdon Avenue. Signs for Brakedrome and other warehouses are also visible. The photograph is taken facing north, across the railway tracks.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 23, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-581
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 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 the Burnaby Public Library Administration Office and storage, located at 4455 Alaska Street, off Willingdon Avenue. Signs for Brakedrome and other warehouses are also visible. The photograph is taken facing north, across the railway tracks.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Civic
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm)
BPL no. 28
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 4455 Alaska Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
Less detail

Alaska Street Library Warehouse

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto93676
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 4, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
556-633
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Burnaby Public Library administration office and storage warehouse, located at 4455 Alaska Street, off Willlingdon Avenue. The photograph is taken from across the street, facing east.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 4, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-633
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 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 the Burnaby Public Library administration office and storage warehouse, located at 4455 Alaska Street, off Willlingdon Avenue. The photograph is taken from across the street, facing east.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Civic
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm)
BPL no. 82
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 4455 Alaska Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
Less detail

Alaska Street Library Warehouse

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto93677
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 4, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Item No.
556-634
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Burnaby Public Library administration office and storage warehouse, located at 4455 Alaska Street, off Willlingdon Avenue. The photograph is taken from across the street, facing north.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 4, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-634
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 12.5 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 the Burnaby Public Library administration office and storage warehouse, located at 4455 Alaska Street, off Willlingdon Avenue. The photograph is taken from across the street, facing north.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Civic
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 12.5 x 9.5 cm)
BPL no. 83
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 4455 Alaska Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley 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.
556-403
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library, located at 7252 Kingsway.
  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.
556-403
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 Kingsway Branch of the Burnaby Public Library, located at 7252 Kingsway.
Photographer
Ross, Martha
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
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 - 7252 Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 5, 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.
556-404
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the parking lot and back view of the McGill Branch of the Burnaby Public Library taken from Albert Street. The front is on Pandora Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 5, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-404
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 parking lot and back view of the McGill Branch of the Burnaby Public Library taken from Albert Street. The front is on Pandora Street.
Photographer
Carr
Vardeman
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Albert Street
Burnaby - 4595 Albert Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Capitol Hill (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Capitol Hill Area
Images
Less detail

Crest Neighbourhood Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto93634
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 23, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
556-591
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the old Crest Neighbourhood Library branch of the Burnaby Public Library that was located at 8679 10th Avenue in the Crest Shopping Centre. The photograph is taken facing west and focuses on the BPL sign and the library's window displays.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 23, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-591
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 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 the old Crest Neighbourhood Library branch of the Burnaby Public Library that was located at 8679 10th Avenue in the Crest Shopping Centre. The photograph is taken facing west and focuses on the BPL sign and the library's window displays.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Crest Shopping Centre
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm)
BPL no. 40
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 8679 10th Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Images
Less detail

Pixie McGeachie and Florence Godwin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37178
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Item No.
330-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Pixie McGeachie, unidentified, and Florence Godwin sitting inside, in front of the windows at the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
330-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Pixie McGeachie, unidentified, and Florence Godwin sitting inside, in front of the windows at the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Photographer
Pel, Vera
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Godwin, Florence Hart
McGeachie, Pixie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6100 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby - Willingdon Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Item No.
330-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Catherine Rees talking to a man inside the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
330-002
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Catherine Rees talking to a man inside the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Photographer
Pel, Vera
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Rees, Catherine "Cathy"
Burnaby Public Library
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6100 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby - Willingdon Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Less detail

Pixie McGeachie and Florence Godwin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37180
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 15 x 10 cm
Item No.
330-003
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Pixie McGeachie and Florence Godwin standing together in front of the windows at the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
330-003
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 15 x 10 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Pixie McGeachie and Florence Godwin standing together in front of the windows at the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Photographer
Pel, Vera
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Godwin, Florence Hart
McGeachie, Pixie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6100 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby - Willingdon Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
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Burnaby Public Library collection

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivemultipleformat20
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 -[1978]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
2 files of textual records and 77 photographs
Storage Location
BHS225
BHS226
BHS227
BHS228
BHS229
BHS230
BHS231
MSS058
MSS059
Scope and Content
This collection consists of material that originated from a myriad of sources and donors and has been grouped by the Burnaby Public Library into two series: 1. Burnaby Public Library Photograph collection [1920-1978] 2. Burnaby Public Library Manuscript collection 1912-1928
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 -[1978]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Physical Description
2 files of textual records and 77 photographs
Description Level
Fonds
Storage Location
BHS225
BHS226
BHS227
BHS228
BHS229
BHS230
BHS231
MSS058
MSS059
Scope and Content
This collection consists of material that originated from a myriad of sources and donors and has been grouped by the Burnaby Public Library into two series: 1. Burnaby Public Library Photograph collection [1920-1978] 2. Burnaby Public Library Manuscript collection 1912-1928
Media Type
Textual Record
Photograph
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North Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport41706
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
37368
Meeting Date
26-Jan-1959
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
4
Item No.
7
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
37368
Meeting Date
26-Jan-1959
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
4
Item No.
7
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
20087
Meeting Date
30-Sep-1974
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
63
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
20087
Meeting Date
30-Sep-1974
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
63
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
19895
Meeting Date
6-Aug-1974
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
53
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
19895
Meeting Date
6-Aug-1974
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
53
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
Less detail

Burnaby Public Library Manuscript collection

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivetextualrecord58148
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912-1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
2 files of textual records
Storage Location
MSS058
MSS059
Scope and Content
Series consists of papers collected by the Burnaby Public Library.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912-1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Physical Description
2 files of textual records
Description Level
Series
Storage Location
MSS058
MSS059
Scope and Content
Series consists of papers collected by the Burnaby Public Library.
Media Type
Textual Record
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Burnaby Public Library Board - Appointments

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport16803
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
5730
Meeting Date
17-Sep-1984
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
5730
Meeting Date
17-Sep-1984
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Board Appointments

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport18649
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
2367
Meeting Date
1-Feb-1982
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
2367
Meeting Date
1-Feb-1982
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Automation Projects

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport21264
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
13492
Meeting Date
29-Jan-1979
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
8
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
13492
Meeting Date
29-Jan-1979
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
8
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Automation Projects

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport21474
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
15403
Meeting Date
20-Nov-1978
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
82
Item No.
16
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
15403
Meeting Date
20-Nov-1978
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
82
Item No.
16
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Building Program

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport25109
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
18768
Meeting Date
15-Sep-1975
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
58
Item No.
16
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
18768
Meeting Date
15-Sep-1975
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
58
Item No.
16
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Photograph collection

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto58147
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920-1978]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
77 photographs
Storage Location
BHS225 : BHS232
BHS322
BHS427
Scope and Content
Series consists of historical photographs of Burnaby collected by the Burnaby Public Library.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920-1978]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Series
Storage Location
BHS225 : BHS232
BHS322
BHS427
Physical Description
77 photographs
Media Type
Photograph
Scope and Content
Series consists of historical photographs of Burnaby collected by the Burnaby Public Library.
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Catherine Rees and Gwen Pitman

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37181
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 15 x 10 cm
Item No.
330-004
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Catherine Rees standing with her hand resting on Gwen Pitman's chair, as she sits, with both hands resting on her cane at the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 14, 1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
330-004
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 15 x 10 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Catherine Rees standing with her hand resting on Gwen Pitman's chair, as she sits, with both hands resting on her cane at the Metrotown Branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Photographer
Pel, Vera
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Libraries
Names
Burnaby Public Library
Rees, Catherine "Cathy"
Pitman, Gwendolyn "Gwen"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6100 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby - Willingdon Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1973]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w : 16.5 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
480-611
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bette Zarazun, taken in a photographic studio. She was on the Burnaby Public Library Board from 1977 to 1981, as well as a Burnaby Voters' Association candidate for the School Board in 1973.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1973]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-611
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w : 16.5 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bette Zarazun, taken in a photographic studio. She was on the Burnaby Public Library Board from 1977 to 1981, as well as a Burnaby Voters' Association candidate for the School Board in 1973.
Names
Zarazun, Bette
Burnaby Public Library Board
Burnaby School Board
Burnaby Voters Association
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Ray Culos at all-candidates meeting

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto56635
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 1976
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 18.5 cm
Item No.
480-250
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ray Culos handing out material at an all-candidates meeting at Lochdale Community School. He was on the Burnaby Public Library Board from 1966 to 1972 and again from 1986 to 1991. He was also on the Information Burnaby Committee in 1973.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 1976
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-250
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 18.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ray Culos handing out material at an all-candidates meeting at Lochdale Community School. He was on the Burnaby Public Library Board from 1966 to 1972 and again from 1986 to 1991. He was also on the Information Burnaby Committee in 1973.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Names
Burnaby Public Library Board
Lochdale Community School
Culos, Ray J.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "Candidates hand out material at Burnaby all-candidates meeting Wednesday at Lochdale School"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6990 Aubrey Street
Burnaby - Aubrey Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Lochdale (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lochdale Area
Images
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Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto78834
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1976-1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
ca. 1330 photographs : b&w prints and negatives
Storage Location
Photo Catalogue 556
Scope and Content
Collection consists of 557 photographs of Burnaby taken by various photographers as part of the Contemporary Visual Archives Project. This project, initiated by the library in 1976, was done in conjunction with Simon Fraser University Communication students. Its aim was to present a contemporary v…
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1976-1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2013-13
2017-57
Storage Location
Photo Catalogue 556
Physical Description
ca. 1330 photographs : b&w prints and negatives
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Collection consists of 557 photographs of Burnaby taken by various photographers as part of the Contemporary Visual Archives Project. This project, initiated by the library in 1976, was done in conjunction with Simon Fraser University Communication students. Its aim was to present a contemporary view of Burnaby at that time in photographs.
Notes
Accompanied by BPL card catalogue (2013-13) and project information forms (2017-57).
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Proposed New Main Branch - Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport39788
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
36095
Meeting Date
7-Aug-1961
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
40
Item No.
11
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
36095
Meeting Date
7-Aug-1961
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
40
Item No.
11
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
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Appointment to the Burnaby Public Library Board

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport41291
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
37780
Meeting Date
14-Sep-1959
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
37780
Meeting Date
14-Sep-1959
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
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Activities of the Burnaby Public Library Board

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport43391
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
38776
Meeting Date
4-Feb-1957
Type/Format
Council - Committee Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
38776
Meeting Date
4-Feb-1957
Type/Format
Council - Committee Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Annual North Burnaby Public Library Association Report

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport44250
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
39220
Meeting Date
16-Jan-1956
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
39220
Meeting Date
16-Jan-1956
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Grant for North Burnaby Public Library Association

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport48691
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
48281
Meeting Date
17-May-1948
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
48281
Meeting Date
17-May-1948
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Request for Grant - North Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport55044
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
71150
Meeting Date
22-Sep-1937
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
71150
Meeting Date
22-Sep-1937
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Grant for North Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport63515
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
54877
Meeting Date
13-Mar-1931
Type/Format
Council - Committee Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
54877
Meeting Date
13-Mar-1931
Type/Format
Council - Committee Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Automated Circulation Control System - Burnaby Public Library

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport18712
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
2299
Meeting Date
4-Jan-1982
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
1
Item No.
1
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
2299
Meeting Date
4-Jan-1982
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
1
Item No.
1
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Board - Automation Program

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport19289
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
1739
Meeting Date
9-Mar-1981
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
14
Item No.
3
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
1739
Meeting Date
9-Mar-1981
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
14
Item No.
3
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Board - Automation Program

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport19597
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
1410
Meeting Date
29-Sep-1980
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
60
Item No.
6
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
1410
Meeting Date
29-Sep-1980
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
60
Item No.
6
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library - Automation Projects Progress Report

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport20611
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
14145
Meeting Date
4-Sep-1979
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
59
Item No.
3
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
14145
Meeting Date
4-Sep-1979
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
59
Item No.
3
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Appointment to Burnaby Public Library Board

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport22261
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
14609
Meeting Date
27-Feb-1978
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  1 Document  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
14609
Meeting Date
27-Feb-1978
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library - Leasehold Office/Storage Requirements

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport24424
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
17082
Meeting Date
26-Apr-1976
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
27
Item No.
9
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
17082
Meeting Date
26-Apr-1976
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
27
Item No.
9
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Board Annual Report 1975

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport24568
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
16938
Meeting Date
15-Mar-1976
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
16
Item No.
14
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
16938
Meeting Date
15-Mar-1976
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
16
Item No.
14
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Burnaby Public Library Board Annual Report 1974

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport25687
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
18190
Meeting Date
1-Apr-1975
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
23
Item No.
16
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
18190
Meeting Date
1-Apr-1975
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
23
Item No.
16
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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North Burnaby Public Library Association Building Addition Plans

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivetextualrecord8039
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1950
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Textual record
Item No.
10994
Storage Location
M9-A-5-7
Scope and Content
Proposed extension and remodelling of building for North Burnaby Library Association.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1950
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Physical Description
Textual record
Description Level
Item
Series
Clerk's Department files
Item No.
10994
Storage Location
M9-A-5-7
Accession Number
2001-02
Scope and Content
Proposed extension and remodelling of building for North Burnaby Library Association.
Media Type
Textual Record
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Burnaby Public Library - Newsletters and Library Bylaw Correspondence

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivetextualrecord56621
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1977-1982
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Arts Council fonds
Description Level
File
Physical Description
Textual record
Item No.
40049
Storage Location
70-5-1-30
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1977-1982
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Arts Council fonds
Physical Description
Textual record
Description Level
File
Item No.
40049
Storage Location
70-5-1-30
Accession Number
BHS1998-06
Media Type
Textual Record
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Proposed Extension of the North Burnaby Public Library Building

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport47414
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
47334
Meeting Date
25-Sep-1950
Type/Format
Council - Committee Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
47334
Meeting Date
25-Sep-1950
Type/Format
Council - Committee Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Grant to the North Burnaby Public Library Association

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport49157
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
48871
Meeting Date
5-May-1947
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
48871
Meeting Date
5-May-1947
Type/Format
Council - Mayor/Councillor/Staff Report
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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