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Blessing for the Administration/Entrance Building of the Burnaby Village Museum

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
February 18, 1989
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 document : b&w ; 8.5 in x 11 in
Scope and Content
Document titled "The Blessing of the Site for the Administration/Entrance Building of the/ Burnaby Village Museum.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 document : b&w ; 8.5 in x 11 in
Scope and Content
Document titled "The Blessing of the Site for the Administration/Entrance Building of the/ Burnaby Village Museum.
Other Title Information
title based on content of photograph
Accession Code
BV018.21.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
February 18, 1989
Media Type
Textual Record
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Passenger List of the Hikawa Maru

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 document : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Souvenir Passenger List for N.Y.K Line M.S. “Hikawa Maru”, 1958. Yoshino, Reiko and Akemi Yamamoto are listed on page 6 as travelling from Yokohama to Vancouver.
Administrative History
At a young age Yoshino (nee Tamura) Yamamoto learned to make patterns and sew by attending classes at a tailoring school in Aomoir-ken, Japan. In 1952, her husband Tokio Yamamoto bought a sewing machine (BV016.11.1) as a gift. In 1958, Tokio, Yoshino and their two daughters, Reiko and Akemi, trave…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 document : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Souvenir Passenger List for N.Y.K Line M.S. “Hikawa Maru”, 1958. Yoshino, Reiko and Akemi Yamamoto are listed on page 6 as travelling from Yokohama to Vancouver.
Administrative History
At a young age Yoshino (nee Tamura) Yamamoto learned to make patterns and sew by attending classes at a tailoring school in Aomoir-ken, Japan. In 1952, her husband Tokio Yamamoto bought a sewing machine (BV016.11.1) as a gift. In 1958, Tokio, Yoshino and their two daughters, Reiko and Akemi, travelled to Vancouver, British Columbia on the Hikawa-maru ship. Among Yoshino's possessions was her sewing machine, which was re-assembled when the family moved into their new home in East Vancouver. Yoshino spent many hours sewing and altering clothes for her family, and making cushions, curtains and quilts with her trusty sewing machine. Her husband, Tokio Yamamoto was born May 29, 1923 in Cumberland, BC. He was interned during the Second World War and 'Repatriated' to Japan after the war. Worked for GIs in Japan in the Amori-Ken region. Married Yoshino Tamura and had two daughters in Japan before returning to Canada.
Names
Yoshino Yamamoto
Accession Code
BV016.11.11
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1958]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
4/24/2016
Scale
100
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Registration certificate of Suey Ying Jung (Laura)

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1924]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; copy scan
Scope and Content
Certificate with photograph of child attached to right side; text reads: DOMINION OF CANADA/ DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION AND COLONIZATION/ CHINESE IMMIGRATION SERVICE/ This is to certify that Chung Suey Ying,/ whose photograph is attached hereto, has/ registered as required by Section 18 of the/ Ch…
Administrative History
Photographs from the collection of Julie Lee, daughter of Suey Ying Jung (Laura) and Chan Puy Yuen (Henry). The couple were married at Fraser Mills in October, 1942. The family owned a farm on Douglas Road near Still Creek in the early 1900s. Their farm was located in front of the Douglas Road inte…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; copy scan
Scope and Content
Certificate with photograph of child attached to right side; text reads: DOMINION OF CANADA/ DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION AND COLONIZATION/ CHINESE IMMIGRATION SERVICE/ This is to certify that Chung Suey Ying,/ whose photograph is attached hereto, has/ registered as required by Section 18 of the/ Chinese Immigration Act, Chapter 38,/ 13-14 George V./ Dated at Vancouver BC/ this 16th day of May 1924/ This certificate does not establish legal status in Canada.
Administrative History
Photographs from the collection of Julie Lee, daughter of Suey Ying Jung (Laura) and Chan Puy Yuen (Henry). The couple were married at Fraser Mills in October, 1942. The family owned a farm on Douglas Road near Still Creek in the early 1900s. Their farm was located in front of the Douglas Road interurban tram station.
Creator
[unknown]
Other Title Information
title based on content of photograph
Subjects
Agriculture - Farms
Names
Jung, Ying
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV017.24.32
Date
[1924]
Media Type
Textual Record
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
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Planning Map of Chinese Market Gardens on Marine Drive

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1950-1959]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 map : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Planning map of district lots 163, 162, 157, 158, and 165, near the Chinese Market Gardens along Marine Drive.
Administrative History
Planning map of district lots 163, 162, 157, 158, and 165, which is primarily the area farmed by Chinese and Chinese-Canadian market gardeners around Marine Drive between Royal Oak and Mandeville (present-day Nelson). Two Chinese/Chinese Canadian land owners can be seen on the map: N.G. Wah Sing (o…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Document collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 map : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Planning map of district lots 163, 162, 157, 158, and 165, near the Chinese Market Gardens along Marine Drive.
Administrative History
Planning map of district lots 163, 162, 157, 158, and 165, which is primarily the area farmed by Chinese and Chinese-Canadian market gardeners around Marine Drive between Royal Oak and Mandeville (present-day Nelson). Two Chinese/Chinese Canadian land owners can be seen on the map: N.G. Wah Sing (or Ng Wah Sing) and Yee Law (or Herbert Law).
Creator
[unknown]
Other Title Information
title based on content of copy scan
Subjects
Agriculture - Crops
Agriculture - Farms
Names
Chinese Market Gardens
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Marine Drive
Accession Code
BV017.40.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1950-1959]
Media Type
Textual Record
Historic Neighbourhood
Fraser Arm (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Big Bend Area
Notes
Title based on contents of map. Herbert Yee Law was donor's father and this map may have originally been his copy of the city planning/engineering documents.
Images
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