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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.34.1
Description
Postcard: colour-tinted photo; horizontal; shows row of houses at left, road with wooden forms? either side, row of newly planted trees staked in grass at right, sidewalks; in red at top left, "Burnaby Street, Vancouver, B.C."; on reverse in red, "PRIVATE POST CARD"; up left side, "Published by Ste…
Object History
Bought from E-Bay as purchase #1093584940.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.34.1
Description
Postcard: colour-tinted photo; horizontal; shows row of houses at left, road with wooden forms? either side, row of newly planted trees staked in grass at right, sidewalks; in red at top left, "Burnaby Street, Vancouver, B.C."; on reverse in red, "PRIVATE POST CARD"; up left side, "Published by Stedman Bros. Ltd., Brantford, Canada. Made in Germany."; line across card and line down centre; at left, "THIS SPACE MAY BE USED FOR CORRESPONDENCE", at right, "THIS SPACE IS FOR ADDRESS ONLY"; outline of rectangle at upper right, "1c. CANADA AND UNITED STATES." "2c. FOREIGN."; at lower left corner, "S B 2027"; unused; lightly soiled; wear on corners
Object History
Bought from E-Bay as purchase #1093584940.
Maker
Stedman Bros. Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Manitoba
Site/City Made
Brantford
Title
Burnaby Street, Vancouver, B.C. S B 2027
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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The Bird's Paradise, Vancouver, BC

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3221
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1945]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard hand-tinted into col.
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of an unidentified man in tweed suit smoking a pipe.There are birds resting on his head, on his pipe and hand, on his shoulder and his forearm. The birds on his hand have been coloured red, and the others are coloured yellow. A caption to the photograph reads: The Birds' Para…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard hand-tinted into col.
Material Details
inscribed in the original negative, printed on recto, c. r. "The Birds' Paradise,/ Vancouver, B.C./ No. 2.", l.l. "[copyright c with circle]" printed on verso, t. "MADE IN CANADA BY THE COWEN, SUTTON CO. LTD., VANCOUVER, B. C."
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of an unidentified man in tweed suit smoking a pipe.There are birds resting on his head, on his pipe and hand, on his shoulder and his forearm. The birds on his hand have been coloured red, and the others are coloured yellow. A caption to the photograph reads: The Birds' Paradise / Vancouver, B.C. / No. 2.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Animals - Fowl
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6012.1
Date
[between 1930 and 1945]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
1-Sep-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Cowen, Suntton Co. Ltd.
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Item No.
369-006
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Centennial Pavilion located in Burnaby Mountain Park. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "The Centennial Pavilion, located in Burnaby Mountain Park was built in 1958 to commemorate the centenary of the Province of British Columbia. Numerous view points on be…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
369-006
Accession Number
BHS999-1
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Centennial Pavilion located in Burnaby Mountain Park. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "The Centennial Pavilion, located in Burnaby Mountain Park was built in 1958 to commemorate the centenary of the Province of British Columbia. Numerous view points on beautifully landscaped grounds provide interesting panoramic views of the lower mainland."
Photographer
George Allen Aerial Photos Limited
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings - Recreational
Notes
Title based on caption
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Centennial Way
Burnaby - 100 Centennial Way
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5850.1
Description
Gateway to the Pacific - Souvenir Postcard Booklet -- [195-?]. Souvenir booklet containing an accordion style fold out with pictures of Vancouver landscapes. The landscapes include pictures of Stanley Park, Downtown Vancouver and Capilano Suspension Bridge as a few examples. The front cover has a p…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5850.1
Description
Gateway to the Pacific - Souvenir Postcard Booklet -- [195-?]. Souvenir booklet containing an accordion style fold out with pictures of Vancouver landscapes. The landscapes include pictures of Stanley Park, Downtown Vancouver and Capilano Suspension Bridge as a few examples. The front cover has a picture of Downtown Vancouver from the water. The Hotel Vancouver is visible in the picture and there is a large boat called "Empress of Japan" in the harbour. "Vancouver, B.C." is written across the top and "Gateway to the Pacific" is written along the side. The booklet measures 14.5cm x 9.5cm when closed.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Souvenirs
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Item No.
369-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Mountain Park looking west towards Vancouver. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "This view was taken from Burnaby Mountain Park, which is adjacent to Simon Fraser University. Some of the most spectacular views can be seen from this high elevation."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
369-002
Accession Number
BHS999-1
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Mountain Park looking west towards Vancouver. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "This view was taken from Burnaby Mountain Park, which is adjacent to Simon Fraser University. Some of the most spectacular views can be seen from this high elevation."
Photographer
Weinhaupl, George
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Features - Parks
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 100 Centennial Way
Burnaby - Centennial Way
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.5
Description
Postcard: coloured illustration, horizontal; shows the Burrard Street Bridge with cars crossing it; view appears to be looking north as the Hotel Vancouver can be seen off to the left; in red at top, "Burrard Street Bridge Vancouver, B.C., Canada."; on reverse in black, "POST CARD", line down centr…
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.5
Description
Postcard: coloured illustration, horizontal; shows the Burrard Street Bridge with cars crossing it; view appears to be looking north as the Hotel Vancouver can be seen off to the left; in red at top, "Burrard Street Bridge Vancouver, B.C., Canada."; on reverse in black, "POST CARD", line down centre; at left, "Message May Be Written On This Side"; at right, "Address Only On This Side"; up left side, THE COAST PUBLISHING CO., VANCOUVER, B.C."; outline of rectangle at upper right, "PLACE STAMP HERE" "C.P. 157"; unused; discolouration, creases, some wear at corners; NOTE that although the bridge opened in 1932 the postcard appears to have been created at a later date, as the Hotel Vancouver did not open until 1939; hotel is on the east side of Burrard
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
Maker
Coast Publishing Co.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
BC
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Burrard Street Bridge Vancouver, B.C., Canada C.P. 157
Publication Date
[ca. 1940].
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Structures
Structures - Bridges
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - Vancouver - Burrard Street
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Centennial Pavilion and Burnaby Mountain Park

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37410
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Item No.
369-009
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the rear portion of the Centennial Pavilion along with a view of some of the landscaping at Burnaby Mountain Park. The caption on the back of the photograph reads: "This park is situated on the western portion of Burnaby Mountain. Numerous view points throughout beautiful…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
369-009
Accession Number
BHS999-1
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the rear portion of the Centennial Pavilion along with a view of some of the landscaping at Burnaby Mountain Park. The caption on the back of the photograph reads: "This park is situated on the western portion of Burnaby Mountain. Numerous view points throughout beautifully landscaped grounds provide magnificent views of Burrard Inlet, Coast Range Mountains, City of Vancouver and surrounding Municipalities."
Photographer
George Allen Aerial Photos Limited
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings - Recreational
Geographic Features - Parks
Notes
Title based on caption
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Centennial Way
Burnaby - 100 Centennial Way
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
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Brentwood Shopping Centre

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35132
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[196-]
Collection/Fonds
Evelyn Salisbury collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 8.9 x 14.0 cm
Item No.
195-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Postcard cosisting of four photographs of Brentwood Shopping Centre. The description printed on the back of the postcard reads, "Brentwood Shopping Centre / Lougheed and Willingdon, Burnaby, B.C. Free parking for 2500 cars. Eaton's of Canada - three floors of air-conditioned shopping comfort. Fo…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[196-]
Collection/Fonds
Evelyn Salisbury collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
195-002
Accession Number
BHS987-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 8.9 x 14.0 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Postcard cosisting of four photographs of Brentwood Shopping Centre. The description printed on the back of the postcard reads, "Brentwood Shopping Centre / Lougheed and Willingdon, Burnaby, B.C. Free parking for 2500 cars. Eaton's of Canada - three floors of air-conditioned shopping comfort. Fountain Square. Loblaw's ... B.C.'s Largest Supermarket." The cost to mail the postcard is listed as four cents. Some of the stores visible are: Bank of Montreal, Heywood Floors, The Doll House Restaurant, Eaton's of Canada, Loblaws, Fields, and Zeller's.
Photographer
Ford, Rolly
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Fountains
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings - Commercial - Malls
Names
Brentwood Shopping Centre
Responsibility
Printed on back of postcard: "Pub, by Natural Color Productions, Ltd., Vancouver, B.C.," "Made in Canada, Grant-Mann," and "GM: Lithography, Photography, Design"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4567 Lougheed Highway
Planning Study Area
Brentwood Area
Images
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Burnaby Mountain Park and Centennial Pavilion

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37408
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Item No.
369-007
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Burnaby Mountain Park sign a Centennial Pavilion. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "The Centennial Pavilion was built in 1958 during British Columbia's Centenary. It is situated on Burnaby Mountain at an elevation of 1000 feet. Numerous footpaths througho…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970
Collection/Fonds
Robert Prittie collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
369-007
Accession Number
BHS999-1
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. postcard ; 9 x 14 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of the Burnaby Mountain Park sign a Centennial Pavilion. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "The Centennial Pavilion was built in 1958 during British Columbia's Centenary. It is situated on Burnaby Mountain at an elevation of 1000 feet. Numerous footpaths throughout the beautifully landscaped grounds lead to interesting view points which provide magnificent scenery of Burrard Inlet, Coast Range Mountains, City of Vancouver, and other surrounding Municipalities."
Photographer
George Allen Aerial Photos Limited
Subjects
Symbols - Flags
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings - Recreational
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Notes
Title based on caption
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Centennial Way
Burnaby - 100 Centennial Way
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

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