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Film of Ken Yip discussing his family farm in the Big Bend area

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
October 6 2017
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Physical Description
1 m4v video ; 14:57 min in length
Storage Location
Digital Only
Scope and Content
Ken Yip discusses what life was like growing up on his family farm in the Big Bend area, on Bryne Road in Burnaby.
  1 Video  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
October 6 2017
Other Title Information
title based on content of film
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Accession Code
BV018.6.2
Storage Location
Digital Only
Physical Description
1 m4v video ; 14:57 min in length
Formats
m4v
Media Type
Moving Images
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Ken Yip discusses what life was like growing up on his family farm in the Big Bend area, on Bryne Road in Burnaby.
History/Biography
Film of Ken Yip discussing his family farm in the Big Bend area of Burnaby during a presentation as part of the "Chinese Canadian Stories" Lecture. This lecture was part of the Burnaby Neighbourhood History Series on October 4, 2017 at the Metrotown branch of the Burnaby Public Library.
Planning Study Area
Big Bend Area
Video Tracks
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Official Sod Turning Ceremony for Heritage Village

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 11 1971
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mp4 video (3 min., 11 sec.) : digital, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Storage Location
Digital Only
Scope and Content
Film of Vintage car parade ending with the sod turning ceremony at Heritage Park Museum. CBC news item April 11, 1971.
  1 Video  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 11 1971
Other Title Information
title supplied by film maker
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV018.42.1
Storage Location
Digital Only
Physical Description
1 mp4 video (3 min., 11 sec.) : digital, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Formats
mp4
Media Type
Moving Images
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Film of Vintage car parade ending with the sod turning ceremony at Heritage Park Museum. CBC news item April 11, 1971.
History/Biography
This footage was originally shot in 8mm, on Sunday, April 11, 1971, and broadcast on CBC television. The original footage was silent: when it was broadcast, a news announcer read from a script to describe the events. In 2011, the footage was digitized. The original script was read by an actor, recorded, and added to the digitized footage to create this film.
Notes
Transcribed title
Subjects
Events - Parades
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Lake Area
Video Tracks
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Film of Julie Lee discussing her family farm in the Big Bend area

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
October 6 2017
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Physical Description
1 m4v video ; 13:59 min in length
Storage Location
Digital Only
Scope and Content
Julie Lee discusses what life was like growing up on her family farm in the Douglas-Gilpin area, at the corner of Still Creek and Douglas Road in Burnaby.
  1 Video  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
October 6 2017
Other Title Information
title based on content of film
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Accession Code
BV018.6.1
Storage Location
Digital Only
Physical Description
1 m4v video ; 13:59 min in length
Formats
m4v
Media Type
Moving Images
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Julie Lee discusses what life was like growing up on her family farm in the Douglas-Gilpin area, at the corner of Still Creek and Douglas Road in Burnaby.
History/Biography
Film of Julie Lee discussing her family farm in the Big Bend area of Burnaby during a presentation as part of the "Chinese Canadian Stories" Lecture. This lecture was part of the Burnaby Neighbourhood History Series on October 4, 2017 at the Metrotown branch of the Burnaby Public Library. Julie Lee is the 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.
Subjects
Agriculture - Farms
Names
Lee, Julie
Jung, Ying
Yuen, Puy
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Video Tracks
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Texas Family wins Burnaby Hearts

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1993
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 videocassette (29 min., 16 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Scope and Content
The film documents the official opening and dedication of Parker Carousel #119 at Burnaby Village Museum on March 27, 1993. The edited footage of the ceremony is framed by scenes of the descendants of the carousel’s first owner, Fred Leggett, as they discuss the carousel with Burnaby Village Museum…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1993
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV004.94.1
Physical Description
1 videocassette (29 min., 16 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Media Type
Moving Images
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
The film documents the official opening and dedication of Parker Carousel #119 at Burnaby Village Museum on March 27, 1993. The edited footage of the ceremony is framed by scenes of the descendants of the carousel’s first owner, Fred Leggett, as they discuss the carousel with Burnaby Village Museum Curator Colin Stevens in Texas, travel to Vancouver, attend the opening, and ride the carousel. They are shown being interviewed, sightseeing, and being presented with a copy of the film “The Story of Parker #119”. BCTV news coverage of the opening is shown, with clips of volunteers restoring and working on the carousel. Film locations are Texas, Burnaby: the Burnaby Centennial Parker Carousel at Burnaby Village Museum and other locations within the Museum and its buildings and Vancouver: Stanley Park, Queen Elizabeth Park.
Notes
Title based on content of file
Contact Burnaby Village Museum to view film content. Reproductions are restricted by copyright holder.
Subjects
Carousels
Names
Frame, Norvie Leggett
Rippy, Jane
Wilson, Nelda
Brunson, Bebe
Brunson, Bryant
Friends of the Carousel
Stevens, Colin
Robinson, Red
Robinson, Svend
Wrigley, Don
Sawicki, Joan
Brown, Don
Johnston, Dan
Sumner, Harry
Copeland, William J
Jamieson, Keith
Hope, Deborah
Cosgrove, Ed
Ironside, Gord
McIlhiney, Marie
Morgan, Brian
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 videocassette (8 min., 5 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Scope and Content
Michael J. Fox narrates an appeal for community financial support for a new Burnaby Arts Centre, a legacy project for Burnaby’s Centennial year. He describes the Centre’s origin, shows the current Centre with its programs and activities, and mentions the organizations which use it. A model of the p…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1992
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV005.8.3
Physical Description
1 videocassette (8 min., 5 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Material Details
"Give Art a Home" "Burnaby Arts Centre" "Capital Campaign" "7 Minutes"; with case
Media Type
Moving Images
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Michael J. Fox narrates an appeal for community financial support for a new Burnaby Arts Centre, a legacy project for Burnaby’s Centennial year. He describes the Centre’s origin, shows the current Centre with its programs and activities, and mentions the organizations which use it. A model of the proposed extension and its planned activities are shown in 3D animation, with facts and figures. Members of the local business community show their corporate support and the public is invited to contribute by way of a campaign called “Put your name on Burnaby’s Birthday Present!”.
Notes
Transcribed title
Contact Burnaby Village Museum to view film content. Reproductions are restricted by copyright holder.
Names
Burnaby Arts Centre Capital Campaign
The Burnaby Arts Centre
The Burnaby Arts Centre Capital Campaign Committee
Responsibility
Copyright 1992 Burnaby Arts Centre Capital Campaign Committee
Geographic Access
Burnaby
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B.C. Transit Centennial: Chilliwack and Fraser Valley Way Points

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1950 and 1990]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 videocassette (2 hr., 3 min., 4 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Scope and Content
The film shows Lower Mainland trams on their various routes, and an excursion train. The trams are shown travelling through Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Surrey, North Delta, Langley, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack. The excursion train was filmed in Washington State, U.S.A. 0:00 – 16:18: a Burn…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1950 and 1990]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV012.37.12
Physical Description
1 videocassette (2 hr., 3 min., 4 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Material Details
VHS video tape in slip case "1950 / BCE Rail Archives / Burn. Lake / Central Park / Oak-Marploe / Skagit / Tourist Ride Chilliwack" hand written on label.
Media Type
Moving Images
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
The film shows Lower Mainland trams on their various routes, and an excursion train. The trams are shown travelling through Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Surrey, North Delta, Langley, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack. The excursion train was filmed in Washington State, U.S.A. 0:00 – 16:18: a Burnaby Lake Line tram from the Carrall Street depot in Vancouver to the Sapperton terminus, New Westminster. 16:18 – 30:20: a Central Park Line tram from the New Westminster depot to the Carrall Street depot. 30:20 - 40:53: an Oak St. Line tram from Victory Square to the Marpole terminus. 40:53 – 49:41: although the title card reads “Fairview Belt Line 1”, this is an observation car from the intersection of Cambie and Hastings Streets to the Dunbar terminus and back to Victory Square by way of Granville Street. 49:41 – 57:34: Skagit River Railway, Washington, U.S.A., from Newhalem to the Diablo Dam powerhouse and lift, then to the boat which crossed the lake to Ross Dam 57:34 – 1:12:54: the title card reads “Observation Car Trip” but this is a Fairview Belt Line tram on the outer line run, from Broadway and Main on a complete loop through downtown. 1:12:54 – 1:15:49: the last Fraser Valley Line tram from Vancouver meets the last tram from Chilliwack in Langley for the last-day-of-service ceremony, October 1, 1950 1:15:49 – 1:56:10: a Fraser Valley line tram from the Carrall Street depot, leaving in sections which meet at the New Westminster depot and continue on together to Chilliwack Depot, then return to New Westminster. 1:56:10 – 2:03:04: decommissioning of the system: removal of the tram power lines, scrapping and burning of tram cars at the Kitsilano yard. The narrators give commentary, describing the routes, landmarks of the past and present, the various kinds of trams and buses seen, drivers’ protocols, and historical information.
History/Biography
Film footage shot in 1950 and voice-over recorded in 1990. The end-of-service ceremony film is dated October 1, 1950.
Notes
Title based on contents of film
Other organizations participated in the filming of the footage: B.C. Transit and Gastown Post & Transfer.
Film is narrated by Frank Horn and Vic Sharman
Contact Burnaby Village Museum to view film content. Reproductions are restricted.
Creator
Railway Pictures
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Transportation - Rail
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Co Limited
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