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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6090.1
Description
Postcard, sepia photo, vertical; round photo in top half of card, white ground; shows child in a white, short-sleeved frilly gown, black stockings and shoes, standing unsteadily, arms out; taken outside; black line along bottom from uneven printing?; undated; on reverse in pale grey, "POST CARD"; s…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6090.1
Description
Postcard, sepia photo, vertical; round photo in top half of card, white ground; shows child in a white, short-sleeved frilly gown, black stockings and shoes, standing unsteadily, arms out; taken outside; black line along bottom from uneven printing?; undated; on reverse in pale grey, "POST CARD"; short line in centre, at left "CORRESPONDENCE HERE", at right "NAME AND ADDRESS HERE"; outline of square at upper right formed by "VELOX" printed four times; "PLACE STAMP HERE"; spots, fingerprint, stains, soiling, wear on corners; unused
Colour
sepia
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
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Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6092.1
Description
Postcard: sepia, glossy; vertical; two faint, indistinct circular photos which appear to be of man in uniform standing in front of fence, in snow?, barns or similar buildings in background; photos are one above the other and are taken from very slightly different position, for stereo viewing?; und…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6092.1
Description
Postcard: sepia, glossy; vertical; two faint, indistinct circular photos which appear to be of man in uniform standing in front of fence, in snow?, barns or similar buildings in background; photos are one above the other and are taken from very slightly different position, for stereo viewing?; undated; on reverse in black, "POST CARD", short double line below; line down centre; at left, "For INLAND POSTAGE only this Space may be used for Communication; at right, "THE ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN HERE"; square at upper right formed by "SOLIO" printed four times, diamonds in corners; inside, "PLACE ONE CENT STAMP HERE"; unused; soiled, creasing, tack hole one corner, darkening around edges and staining in lower corners on back
Colour
sepia
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
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Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6093.1
Description
Postcard, vertical, rounded corners; coloured illustration by C.W. Simpson, of young boy in chaps and red shirt on bucking brown horse; in white at bottom left, "BRONCO RIDING WESTERN CANADA."; 1906; on reverse in brown, "SOUVENIR POST CARD"; up left side, "The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co. Ltd.…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6093.1
Description
Postcard, vertical, rounded corners; coloured illustration by C.W. Simpson, of young boy in chaps and red shirt on bucking brown horse; in white at bottom left, "BRONCO RIDING WESTERN CANADA."; 1906; on reverse in brown, "SOUVENIR POST CARD"; up left side, "The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co. Ltd.. Montreal and Toronto" "Printed in Great Britain"; three dotted lines for address at right, at bottom "Valentine's Series of Western Canada from Paintings"; addressed in pencil to "Mrs. Douglas MacKay" "Russell Man."; "Jan. 22.09. Dear Sister Sorry to hear D. was sick. I expected a letter today but did not get any. Ben is up here now, he came on the 20th. everything is OK." "R. Patterson"; green Edward VII stamp at upper right, "CANADA POSTAGE" "ONE CENT" "1", cancelled by diagonal bars, in round shape; postmarked "TUXFORD" "JAN 23 09"; soiled, stained, spotted, creased; corners are worn; red marks; brown residue, from scrapbook page?
Marks/Labels
Bronco Riding Western Canada Mrs. Douglas MacKay C.W. Simpson The Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd.
Maker
Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd
Patent Date
1906
Title
Bronco Riding Western Canada Valentine's Series of Western Canada from Paintings
Author
C.W. Simpson, R. Patterson
Publication Date
January 23 1909
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
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Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6095.1
Description
Postcard, vertical, white ground; coloured illustration of bouquet of flowers in red heart vase, smaller hearts scattered around; in black at bottom, "A Valentine Greeting"; on reverse in grey, "POST CARD", eagle at left with scroll "MADE IN USA" in its talons; line across card, line down centre, "…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.6095.1
Description
Postcard, vertical, white ground; coloured illustration of bouquet of flowers in red heart vase, smaller hearts scattered around; in black at bottom, "A Valentine Greeting"; on reverse in grey, "POST CARD", eagle at left with scroll "MADE IN USA" in its talons; line across card, line down centre, "L Co." at top; at left, "FOR CORRESPONDENCE"; at right, "FOR ADDRESS ONLY"; at lower left, "SERIES-900 B"; double-line outline of rectangle at upper right; handwritten address in pencil to "Miss Gertrude" "Enderby, B.C."; 'Gertrude' is written larger and heavier, over something which was erased; soiled, spots, creases, corners are worn
Marks/Labels
A Valentine Greeting Miss Gertrude Enderby, B.C.
Maker
L Co.
Country Made
United States of America
Title
A Valentine Greeting Series 900 B
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Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
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Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.3
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; vertical; intricately-carved stone structures on stepped base in front of half-timbered building with sign "-LL & Co." "-ALES" "-OCKPORT"; printed across bottom in white, hand-lettered "ANCIENT CROSSES SANDBACH"; on reverse in black, "POST CARD…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.3
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; vertical; intricately-carved stone structures on stepped base in front of half-timbered building with sign "-LL & Co." "-ALES" "-OCKPORT"; printed across bottom in white, hand-lettered "ANCIENT CROSSES SANDBACH"; on reverse in black, "POST CARD"; dotted line up centre with "Published by: A.W. Bourne, 32, Babingley Drive, Leicester"; to left, "CORRESPONDENCE", to right, "ADDRESS"; printed at bottom left, "Greetings from"; handwritten in blue ink, "July 4th" "We are here for lunch at Grandpa Bateman's village" [crossed out] "town where he spent his boyhood days" "Dad"; addressed to "Mrs. R H Blackwood 2435 Richter" "Kelowna BC CANADA"; brown King George VI stamp at upper right, "POSTAGE REVENUE" "2D"; cancelled by seven wavy lines; postmark "CREWE CHESHIRE" "815 5 JLY 1953"; note that stamp was used during reign of Elizabeth II; slight wear on corners
Marks/Labels
Ancient Crosses / Sandbach / Grandpa Bateman's town where he spent his boyhood days
Colour
black and white
Maker
A. W. Bourne
Country Made
England
Site/City Made
Leicester
Title
Ancient Crosses Sandbach
Publication Date
July 5 1953
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Name Access
Bateman, Edwin W.
Bateman Family
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.4
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; horizontal; shows street and buildings, Wheat Hotel in right foreground, women with bicycles; printed in white at lower left is handlettered "HIGH TOWN SANDBACH"; on reverse in black "POST CARD", dotted line below, dotted line up centre with "P…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.28.4
Description
Postcard: black and white photo, glossy, white border; horizontal; shows street and buildings, Wheat Hotel in right foreground, women with bicycles; printed in white at lower left is handlettered "HIGH TOWN SANDBACH"; on reverse in black "POST CARD", dotted line below, dotted line up centre with "Published by: A.W. Bourne, 32, Babingley Drive, Leicester"; "CORRESPONDENCE" at left, at right "ADDRESS"; at bottom left, "Greetings from"; addressed in blue ink to "Mr and Mrs. E. W. Bateman 3896 - W. 25th Ave. Vancouver 8, BC Canada"; "July 4 - Here we are in Sandbach having our lunch. Ena & Raymond Slack are so hospitable & friendly. We had a fine day at the potteries yesterday - it was the first time Ena & Mrs Ludwig had been too. Thanks for air Mail letter received on arrival at Crewe" "Love Edna"; brown stamp at upper right with King George VI, "POSTAGE REVENUE" "2D", cancelled with wavy lines; postmark "CREWE CHESHIRE" "8-" "5 JLY 1953" [Related to BV004.28.3]; indentation down centre on front, some spotting and damage from liquid?, which took gloss off along indentation
Marks/Labels
High Town Sandbach / Mr. & Mrs. Bateman / Edna
Colour
black and white
Maker
A. W. Bourne
Country Made
England
Site/City Made
Leicester
Title
High Town Sandbach
Publication Date
July 4 1953
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Name Access
Bateman, Edwin W.
Bateman Family
Corner, Edna Bateman
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.50.2
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; Forest Lawn cemetery; shows lawn, markers, path, trees, shrubs, flowers; on reverse, "Famous for the beauty and unusual design of its magnificent gardens Forest Lawn Memorial Park attracts thousands of visitors every year. It is located on the Grandview H…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.50.2
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; Forest Lawn cemetery; shows lawn, markers, path, trees, shrubs, flowers; on reverse, "Famous for the beauty and unusual design of its magnificent gardens Forest Lawn Memorial Park attracts thousands of visitors every year. It is located on the Grandview Highway at Royal Oak Avenue, only a few miles from downtown Vancouver, B.C."; at lower left, "Colour Photo by Dominion Photo Co."; up centre "A Traveltime PRODUCT, MADE IN VANCOUVER, CANADA, BY GRANT-MANN LITHOGRAPHERS LTD."; maple leaf logo at top "BUY CANADIAN"; at bottom "C-744"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused; slight wear on corners
Marks/Labels
Forest Lawn Memorial Park / Grandview Highway / Royal Oak Avenue
Maker
Grant-Mann Lithographers Ltd
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Forest Lawn Memorial Park C-744
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
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Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.50.3
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows Forest Lawn cemetery, lawn with some markers visible, shrubs and trees in background; on reverse in blue, "Famous for the beauty and unusual design of its magnificent gardens, Forest Lawn Memorial Park attracts thousands of visitors every year. It i…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.50.3
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows Forest Lawn cemetery, lawn with some markers visible, shrubs and trees in background; on reverse in blue, "Famous for the beauty and unusual design of its magnificent gardens, Forest Lawn Memorial Park attracts thousands of visitors every year. It is located on the Grandview Highway at Royal Oak Avenue, only a few miles from downtown Vancouver, B.C."; at bottom left, "Colour Photo by Dominion Photo Co."; up centre, "A Traveltime PRODUCT, MADE IN VANCOUVER, CANADA, BY GRANT-MANN LITHOGRAPHERS LTD."; maple leaf logo at top "BUY CANADIAN"; at bottom, "C-747"; at upper right, "POST CARD", with "ADDRESS" below; outline of rectangle at upper right corner, "STAMP"; some yellowish stains; corners are worn; creasing at top centre and wear; unused
Marks/Labels
Forest Lawn Memorial Park / Grandview Highway / Royal Oak Avenue
Maker
Grant-Mann Lithographers Ltd
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Famous for the beauty... Forest Lawn Memorial Park... C-747
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.86.1
Description
Postcard: cream coloured card, horizontal; black and white photo at right of man and woman about to kiss, vertical, about 1/4 of width of card; left 3/4 of card has black "The kissing bug inoculated me in" "East Burnaby, B.C." "I've got the habit now"; blue pennant at centre behind "East Burnaby, B…
Object History
Purchased on E-Bay
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV004.86.1
Description
Postcard: cream coloured card, horizontal; black and white photo at right of man and woman about to kiss, vertical, about 1/4 of width of card; left 3/4 of card has black "The kissing bug inoculated me in" "East Burnaby, B.C." "I've got the habit now"; blue pennant at centre behind "East Burnaby, B.C."; on reverse in green, decorative "POST CARD"; very short line at centre to divide card in half; at upper left, "CORRESPONDENCE", at right, "FOR ADDRESS ONLY"; logo "AA" at lower left corner; addressed in black ink to "Mr. Herbert H. Rea," "1832, 2nd Ave. West" "Vancouver B.C."; message written sideways, "Dear Bert. Thursday for theatre will suit me fine. Hope to see you then" "Jack"; red King George V stamp, "CANADA POSTAGE" "2" "TWO CENTS"; postmarked "EDMONDS B.C.", date blurred; round cancellation, diagonal lines; possibly c.1920; smudges, "East Burnaby, B.C." printed faintly in reverse from contact with an identical card; blue spots; crease; this type of card used for many places, only the name being changed
Object History
Purchased on E-Bay
Marks/Labels
The kissing bug / inoculated me in / East Burnaby, B.C. / I've got the / habit now
Colour
black and white, blue
Title
The kissing bug inoculated me in East Burnaby, B.C. I've got the habit now
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
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Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.13.38
Description
Postcard; black and white photo of sculpture in park, two flat conical shapes, bench behind; horizontal; on reverse in black, at upper left, "untitled work by Ric Gomez"; across bottom, "From the exhibition 6 SCULPTORS - NEW WORKS Burnaby Art Gallery April 1975"; up centre, "Printed by INTERMEDIA P…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.13.38
Description
Postcard; black and white photo of sculpture in park, two flat conical shapes, bench behind; horizontal; on reverse in black, at upper left, "untitled work by Ric Gomez"; across bottom, "From the exhibition 6 SCULPTORS - NEW WORKS Burnaby Art Gallery April 1975"; up centre, "Printed by INTERMEDIA PRESS Photo Fred Douglas"; black and white photo of Burnaby Art Gallery at upper right, same size as stamp; addressed in blue pen to "Ron Whinton"; message in same at left "Dear Ron - Thankyou for your greeting. Hank and I wish you a happy and productive New Year: good friends & good finds! Maggie Schubart"; pencilled "$3" in upper left corner; creases, smudge, some soiling and darkening at edges
Marks/Labels
Untitled Work by Ric Gomez / Maggie Schubart / From the Exhibition 6 Sculptors - New Works Burnaby Art Gallery April 1975
Colour
black and white
Maker
Intermedia Press
Title
untitled work by Ric Gomez
Author
Ric Gomez Maggie Schubart
Publication Date
April 1975
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Name Access
Burnaby Art Gallery
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.20.6
Description
Postcard: tinted-colour photo; horizontal; shows pond bordered by flowerbeds, shrubs and trees, lawns, edges of quarry; in red at upper left, "Butchart's Gardens, Victoria, B.C."; on reverse in green, "POST CARD"; line down centre with decorative flourish at top; at left, "Correspondence", at right…
Object History
Capitol Hill P.O. was Harry's store.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.20.6
Description
Postcard: tinted-colour photo; horizontal; shows pond bordered by flowerbeds, shrubs and trees, lawns, edges of quarry; in red at upper left, "Butchart's Gardens, Victoria, B.C."; on reverse in green, "POST CARD"; line down centre with decorative flourish at top; at left, "Correspondence", at right, "Address"; up left side, "Copyright Canada by Coast Publishing Co." "Made in Germany"; addressed in black ink to "Mrs. J. Royle Capitol Hill P.O. Vancouver B.C."; "My dear Mother- How are You keeping & how are the boys treating you. This is a very pretty spot. but it is dead. I am staying at the Empress Hotel it is very nice Harry xx."; green stamp at upper right, King George V, "CANADA POSTAGE" "TWO CENTS" "2"; cancelled "PROVINCIAL EXHIBITION - VICTORIA AUGUST-17-22-1925"; postmarked "VICTORIA B.C." "6 PM JUL 22 1925"; second postmark, indistinct, "-- HILL" "-- B.C.", same date? [NOTE this accession was previously IL 34.004]; pencilled at bottom, "1912-25-E"; soiled, smudges, worn corners, cancellation lines on front
Object History
Capitol Hill P.O. was Harry's store.
Marks/Labels
Butchart's Gardens, Victoria, B.C. / Mrs. J. Royle / Capitol Hill P.O. / Vancouver / B.C. / Victoria B.C. / JUL 22 / 1925
Maker
Coast Publishing Co.
Country Made
Germany
Title
Butchart's Gardens, Victoria, B.C.
Publication Date
July 22 1925
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.41.11
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; Forest Lawn cemetery; shows flowering tree and shrubs, trees around lake; on reverse in blue, "Famous for the beauty and design of its magnificent rock gardens and its lovely ornamental trees, Forest Lawn Memorial Park is located on the Grandview Highway …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.41.11
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; Forest Lawn cemetery; shows flowering tree and shrubs, trees around lake; on reverse in blue, "Famous for the beauty and design of its magnificent rock gardens and its lovely ornamental trees, Forest Lawn Memorial Park is located on the Grandview Highway at Royal Oak Avenue, Vancouver, B.C."; at bottom left, "Colour Photo by Dominion Photo Co."; up centre, "A Traveltime PRODUCT, MADE IN VANCOUVER, CANADA, BY GRANT-MANN LITHOGRAPHERS LTD."; maple leaf logo at top "BUY CANADIAN"; at bottom, "C-745"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS"; outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused; very slight wear on corners
Marks/Labels
Forest Lawn / Memorial Park is located on the Grandview Highway at / Royal Oak Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. / C745
Maker
Grant-Mann Lithographers Ltd
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Forest Lawn Memorial Park C-745
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.74.1
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows open gates at main entrance of cemetary, pillars, drive; trees, lawn, flowers visible beyond; on reverse in blue "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK CO." "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "MAIN ENTRANCE" "Featuring some of the many pleasing floral display…
Object History
This item was given to the donor when he was doing research for the Cemetery Tour, 2005.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.74.1
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows open gates at main entrance of cemetary, pillars, drive; trees, lawn, flowers visible beyond; on reverse in blue "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK CO." "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "MAIN ENTRANCE" "Featuring some of the many pleasing floral displays which are established throughout the Cemetery. The entire Cemetery receives Endowed Care. Information supplied upon enquiry regarding prices of plots, cremation and mausoleum entombments."; at lower left, "Colour Photo by Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver, B.C."; up centre is "A Traveltime PRODUCT, MADE IN VANCOUVER, CANADA, BY GRANT-MANN LITHOGRAPHERS LTD."; at bottom, "C-478"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused ; card is identical to BV005.74.2
Object History
This item was given to the donor when he was doing research for the Cemetery Tour, 2005.
Marks/Labels
Ocean View Burial Park Co. / 6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, BC / Main Entrance / featuring some of the many pleasing floral displays which are established throughout the cemetery
Maker
Grant-Mann Lithographers Ltd
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Ocean View Burial Park Co. C-478
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV986.21.11
Description
Elworth House - Postcard - [197-?]. Advertising or souvenir card produced by Heritage Village Museum (Burnaby Village Museum) to promote Elworth House. The front of the card has an illustration by Max F of Elworth House. The back of the card gives a short description of Elworth House and its owner,…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV986.21.11
Description
Elworth House - Postcard - [197-?]. Advertising or souvenir card produced by Heritage Village Museum (Burnaby Village Museum) to promote Elworth House. The front of the card has an illustration by Max F of Elworth House. The back of the card gives a short description of Elworth House and its owner, Edwin Bateman.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Name Access
Bateman, Edwin W.
Burnaby Village Museum
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morley-Buckingham Area
Record Type
Artifact
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postcard; envelope; card

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.2551.4
Description
To My Dear Mother - Postcard. Small postcard with embroidered fabric centre. The British Union Jack and the French Flag are embroidered on the fabric along with small red flowers and green leafs. At the bottom of the fabric is "TO MY DEAR MOTHER". The fabric in the centre of the card is split int…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.2551.4
Description
To My Dear Mother - Postcard. Small postcard with embroidered fabric centre. The British Union Jack and the French Flag are embroidered on the fabric along with small red flowers and green leafs. At the bottom of the fabric is "TO MY DEAR MOTHER". The fabric in the centre of the card is split into two pieces and unfolds to reveal a small card with a blue stamp on it with "To my dear Mother" written again. On the back of the postcard is room for a written message. The card was made in France. The postcard is 8.5cm x 13.5cm.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4269.1
Description
Sunken Gardens, Manito Park - Postcard. Small postcard with a painted photograph of the Sunken Gardens and Manito Park in Spokane Washington. On the reverse side of the card is the name "Miss Mary Anitta McMill", handwritten in pencil. The card was published by John W. Graham & Co. in Spokane Washi…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4269.1
Description
Sunken Gardens, Manito Park - Postcard. Small postcard with a painted photograph of the Sunken Gardens and Manito Park in Spokane Washington. On the reverse side of the card is the name "Miss Mary Anitta McMill", handwritten in pencil. The card was published by John W. Graham & Co. in Spokane Washington. The postcard is 9cm x 14cm.
Maker
John W. Graham & Co
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
Washington
Site/City Made
Spokane
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Access
United States of America - Washington State - Spokane
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4269.2
Description
Long Lake - Postcard. Small postcard with a colour tinted photograph of Long Lake Washington, near Spokane. The photograph is of a card driving on the road along side the lake shore. On the reverse side of the card is a spot for a note and address. On the top right corner of the back there is an as…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4269.2
Description
Long Lake - Postcard. Small postcard with a colour tinted photograph of Long Lake Washington, near Spokane. The photograph is of a card driving on the road along side the lake shore. On the reverse side of the card is a spot for a note and address. On the top right corner of the back there is an assigned spot for a stamp that states that postage is one cent for United States and Island Possessions, Cuba, Canada and Mexico, and two cents for foreign destinations. The postcard was published by J.L. Robbins Co. in Spokane, Washington. The card is 8.5cm x 13.5cm.
Maker
J.L. Robbins Co
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
Washington
Site/City Made
Spokane
Title
319. Long Lake, Wash. A Beautiful Drive Near Spokane.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Access
United States of America - Washington State - Spokane
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4269.3
Description
Howard Street Bridge - Postcard. Small postcard with a colour tinted photograph of the Howard Street Bridge over Spokane River. The photograph shows the South Channel of the Upper Falls and the new W.W.P. Co. Building. On the reverse side of the card is a spot for a note and address. On the top rig…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4269.3
Description
Howard Street Bridge - Postcard. Small postcard with a colour tinted photograph of the Howard Street Bridge over Spokane River. The photograph shows the South Channel of the Upper Falls and the new W.W.P. Co. Building. On the reverse side of the card is a spot for a note and address. On the top right corner of the back there is an assigned spot for a stamp that states that postage is one cent for United States and Island Possessions, Cuba, Canada and Mexico, and two cents for foreign destinations. The postcard was published by J.L. Robbins Co. in Spokane, Washington. The card is 8.8cm x 13.7cm.
Maker
J.L. Robbins Co
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
Washington
Site/City Made
Spokane
Title
250. Howard Street Bridge over Spokane River.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Access
United States of America - Washington State - Spokane
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.22
Description
Postcard, white border, vertical; coloured illustration of weeping little girl in red dress holding headless doll, head is on ground; black and green background; in red below girl, "FEELING", at right "COPYRIGHT. 1906 ULLMAN M'F'G CO. N.Y."; border is deep at bottom, "1716" at lower left; pencille…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.22
Description
Postcard, white border, vertical; coloured illustration of weeping little girl in red dress holding headless doll, head is on ground; black and green background; in red below girl, "FEELING", at right "COPYRIGHT. 1906 ULLMAN M'F'G CO. N.Y."; border is deep at bottom, "1716" at lower left; pencilled "Aug 22 and Dear Frances. All well here love to all kiss Mamma for Grandpa and Grandma write often Grandma"; on reverse in brown, "Post Card" "THIS SIDE IS FOR THE ADDRESS ONLY"; shield logo at left; up left side, "AMERICAN POST CARD "SENSES" SERIES NO. 61. PUBLISHED BY THE ULLMAN MFG. CO, NEW YORK."; green stamp at upper right, "SERIES 1902" "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" "1706 FRANKLIN 1790" "POSTAGE ONE CENT"; cancelled by seven wavy lines; postmark at top "SCHENECTADY N.Y." "AUG 22 2-30 P 19 07"; second postmark "KASLO B.C." "AM AU27 07"; handwritten in pencil, Miss Frances Latham, Kaslo, B.C. Canada"; "109.206" in ink at bottom right; soiled; rounded corners; wear on corners; darkened around edges
Maker
Ullman Manufacturing Co.
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
New York
Site/City Made
New York
Patent Date
1906
Title
Feeling 1716
Publication Date
August 27 1907
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.23
Description
Postcard, embossed; horizontal; coloured illustration on white ground; two girls in traditional Dutch costume, one seated holding cup and saucer and holding spoon to lips of standing girl; row of blue and white tiles behind them showing boats; in brown on reverse, "Postkarte - Carte postale - Post …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.23
Description
Postcard, embossed; horizontal; coloured illustration on white ground; two girls in traditional Dutch costume, one seated holding cup and saucer and holding spoon to lips of standing girl; row of blue and white tiles behind them showing boats; in brown on reverse, "Postkarte - Carte postale - Post card - Cartolina postale" "Briefkaart - Brefkort - Correspondenzkarre - Dopisnica" "Dopisnice - Karta korespondencyina - Levelezo-Lap" "Unione postale universale - Weltpostverein - Union postale universelle" "Tarjeta postal - Cartao postal -" and two words in Cyrillic letters; line down centre; "P F B" symbol at lower left, "SERIE 6523"; addressed in black ink to Frances Latham, Box 385, Kaslo, BC, Canada; "Love and Kisses to Frances. From Grandma & Grandpa. love to papa & mama" "Grandaddy Alfred"; green stamp at upper right, "SERIES 1902" "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" "1706" "FRANKLIN" "1790" "1" "POSTAGE" "ONE CENT", cancelled with seven wavy lines with staff at left (to resemble flying flag); postmark "SCHENECTADY N.Y." "JUN 25 4-PM 1907"; dotted outline of rectangle at upper right, not quite covered by stamp; ink "109.20c" at lower right, crossed out in pencil; soiled, darkened around edges, crease, corners are worn
Title
Serie 6523
Author
Grandaddy Alfred
Publication Date
June 25 1907
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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postcard; advertisement; greeting card

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.24
Description
Postcard, white, horizontal; coloured illustration at left of child in white and red teasing white dog at edge of lake; in blue below, ""SPEAK FOR IT."" "HIRSCHBERG" "COPYRIGHT 1906"; at right in black is "Our Annual Calendar" "Just before the rush of the holiday season... art calendars... reproduc…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.24
Description
Postcard, white, horizontal; coloured illustration at left of child in white and red teasing white dog at edge of lake; in blue below, ""SPEAK FOR IT."" "HIRSCHBERG" "COPYRIGHT 1906"; at right in black is "Our Annual Calendar" "Just before the rush of the holiday season... art calendars... reproduction of "Trouble for the Bully," by J.G. Brown... call in person at my store... presenting this card... merry Christmas and a happy New Year. Yours," and black stamp "A. LATHAM, Hardware Merchant, MOOSE JAW, SASK."; in black on reverse, "POST CARD" "THIS SIDE FOR THE ADDRESS"; handwritten in grey or fading black ink, "Miss Frances Latham" "Kaslo."; outline of rectangle at upper right, "(Stamp Here)"; in ink at lower right, "109.20d", crossed out in pencil; lightly soiled, creased, wear on corners; not stamped or postmarked
Colour
white
Title
Speak For It Our Annual Calendar
Author
Hirschberg A. Latham
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.25
Description
Postcard: black and white photo; white border; horizontal; shows grinning baby in tub of water, fence behind, grass around; in border below in black, "I'm Having a Bath."; border is irregular, only a thin line at top; on reverse in brown "PRIVATE POST CARD", line across card below; another line div…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.25
Description
Postcard: black and white photo; white border; horizontal; shows grinning baby in tub of water, fence behind, grass around; in border below in black, "I'm Having a Bath."; border is irregular, only a thin line at top; on reverse in brown "PRIVATE POST CARD", line across card below; another line divides "THIS SPACE MAY BE USED FOR CORRESPONDENCE" at left from "THIS SPACE IS FOR ADDRESS ONLY" at right; address side is larger; addressed in black ink to "Miss Frances Latham Revelstoke BC" "c/o JJ Woodland"; "My Dear Little Girl Mama is so sorry she let you go away for Xmas as I am sure you have forgotten us You have been away a -- & we have never had a line & Mother & Daddy are both worrying -- about you I do think Bella might drop me a -- -- in a while love & kisses Mother"; message runs out of space and continues around space, finishing upside down in top; green Edward VII stamp at upper right, "CANADA POSTAGE" "ONE CENT" "1"; postmarked cancels stamp, "KASLO B.C." "PM" "DE 16 10"; soiled, creases, corners are worn; in ink at lower right of reverse, "109.20e", crossed out with pencil
Colour
black and white
Title
I'm Having a Bath
Author
Mother
Publication Date
December 16 1910
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5982.1
Description
Postcard: white card, horizontal; black and white illustration of hand holding cup; at upper left in black, "The Magic Cup"; at upper right in frame, "If born between the Dates of DEC. 22nd AND JAN. 18th Find your fortune in this cup" "DIRECTIONS - RUB A LEAD PENCIL INSIDE OF MAGIC CUP.", this has …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.5982.1
Description
Postcard: white card, horizontal; black and white illustration of hand holding cup; at upper left in black, "The Magic Cup"; at upper right in frame, "If born between the Dates of DEC. 22nd AND JAN. 18th Find your fortune in this cup" "DIRECTIONS - RUB A LEAD PENCIL INSIDE OF MAGIC CUP.", this has been overstamped with red "PAINT WITH INK"; inside of cup is blue with white "CAPRICORNUS" and symbol, and "Have strong will...", listing qualities and birthstone, etc.; on outside of cup, "Barrington Hall" "The Baker-ized Coffee" "Steel Cut"; lower part of card has black print, "HOW TO TELL FORTUNES WITH COFFEE GROUNDS", listing many possible interpretations; down right side is "THE HALL PROCESS, PAT. EDWARD HALL, N.Y."; on reverse in black, "Post Card"; double line divides card, at left "CORRESPONDENCE HERE", at right "THIS SIDE FOR ADDRESS ONLY"; outline of rectangle at upper right, "DOMESTIC 1C FOREIGN 2C STAMP"; three lines at right for address; at lower left, "Any four of this series of twelve Coffee Cup Fortune Cards sent free for picture of Barrington Hall cut from the label on a can of Baker-ized Steel-Cut Coffee (or send 10c. in stamps). Write for grocer handling it. BAKER IMPORTING COMPANY, 214 Second Street North, Minneapolis, Minn." waterstained, spots; pencil scribble on lowest address line; creases, wear at edges
Colour
white
Country Made
United States of America
Title
The Magic Cup Barrington Hall The Baker-ized Coffee Capricornus
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.161
Description
Postcard: buff-coloured card, horizontal, no image; front is typed: "O.A. 42" "THE OLD AGE PENSIONS DEPT., (W.C.B.)" "411 Dunsmuir Street" "Vancouver, B.C." "We have received your Application for Old Age Pension and same will have careful attention. In writing us, always give the number shown oppos…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.161
Description
Postcard: buff-coloured card, horizontal, no image; front is typed: "O.A. 42" "THE OLD AGE PENSIONS DEPT., (W.C.B.)" "411 Dunsmuir Street" "Vancouver, B.C." "We have received your Application for Old Age Pension and same will have careful attention. In writing us, always give the number shown opposite your name on the address side of this card. Advise immediately of any change in address." "THE OLD AGE PENSIONS DEPARTMENT. (W.C.B.)"; on reverse is black "CANADA POST CARD"; handwritten in black ink, "Mr. John James Coe. (A-10278.) 2684 Fern Ave. Burnaby B.C."; green King George V stamp at upper right, "CANADA" "1 CENT 1" "POSTES POSTAGE", cancelled by seven wavy lines; postmark "VANCOUVER BRITISH COLUMBIA" "JUL 4 1932 7 PM"; soiled, creased; smudges, fingermarks?; transferred cancel marks on front, something handwritten in ink on back
Colour
buff
Country Made
Canada
Title
The Old Age Pensions Department, W.C.B.
Author
The Old Age Pensions Department, W.C.B.
Publication Date
July 4 1932
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.162
Description
Postcard: white card, vertical; illustration in blue of woman's leg in stocking, white ribbon tied in bow around thigh; "IF" at upper left, at bottom "If the limbs of trees wore stockings, men would turn to monkeys." "W"; line border, then wider screened border of dots; in brown on reverse, "POST C…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.162
Description
Postcard: white card, vertical; illustration in blue of woman's leg in stocking, white ribbon tied in bow around thigh; "IF" at upper left, at bottom "If the limbs of trees wore stockings, men would turn to monkeys." "W"; line border, then wider screened border of dots; in brown on reverse, "POST CARD" on banner, line down centre; at left, "THIS SIDE FOR CORRESPONDENCE", at right, "THIS SIDE FOR ADDRESS ONLY"; outline of rectangle at upper right, "PLACE POSTAGE STAMP HERE"; unused; soiled, creased, surface damage, spotting at upper edge of reverse, and blue markings; waterstains on front
Colour
blue and white
Title
If
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.164
Description
Postcard: black and white photo with unevenly centred white border; vertical; shows ocean, snow-topped mountain behind, sky and clouds; printed in white at bottom, hand-lettered "MT. MAKUSHIN - UNALASKA" "eB"?, copyright 1927; in grey on reverse, "POST CARD", line down centre; at left, "CORRESPONDE…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV001.1.164
Description
Postcard: black and white photo with unevenly centred white border; vertical; shows ocean, snow-topped mountain behind, sky and clouds; printed in white at bottom, hand-lettered "MT. MAKUSHIN - UNALASKA" "eB"?, copyright 1927; in grey on reverse, "POST CARD", line down centre; at left, "CORRESPONDENCE", at right "ADDRESS"; handwritten in black ink sideways, "Unalaska Sept. 21/ 27" "Dear Eric. Here is a little piece of Alaska, near where we are now. I have not written to you for a long time but just can't get time. Betting is strong up here on the fight tomorrow. We will get results on the radio. I have had a fine time, but will be glad to get home" "Iver"; addressed to "Mr. Eric Coe 2684 Fern Ave Jubilee, Burnaby Br. Columbia."; red stamp "UNITED STATES POSTAGE" "2 CENTS 2", portrait of "WASHINGTON"; cancelled by four lines; large postmark "UNALASKA ALASKA" "SEP 29 1927"; some darkening at edges, spot
Colour
black and white
Country Made
United States of America
Title
Mt. Makushin - Unalaska
Publication Date
1927.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.16.1
Description
Postcard, horizontal; white with coloured oval illustration on upper part; aerial view of factory, with one smaller oval inset of a building; printing is slightly off, image is blurred; in black at upper left, "St. Louis Car Co."; at right, "St. Louis, Mo."; below picture, "A. SELIGE, PUB., ST. LOU…
Object History
Bought from E-Bay for $12.38 (U.S.); purchase #1069913809
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.16.1
Description
Postcard, horizontal; white with coloured oval illustration on upper part; aerial view of factory, with one smaller oval inset of a building; printing is slightly off, image is blurred; in black at upper left, "St. Louis Car Co."; at right, "St. Louis, Mo."; below picture, "A. SELIGE, PUB., ST. LOUIS"; handwritten in black ink in the lower part of the card, "Nov 25th, 1904." "Penn.a. State Building." "My dear Gracie Your sweet letter has just arrived. Am having a glorious time. Will leave home dead broke at 1135 tonight. With love. Your Father."; in brown on reverse, "Post Card" "CARTE POSTALE - POSTAL CARD" "THIS SIDE THE ADDRESS ONLY"; handwritten in black ink, "Miss Grace N. Dotterer 1420 McKean St., Philadelphia, Pa."; wide green one cent stamp at upper right, "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" "POSTAGE ONE CENT" "1" "LIVINGSTON" "1746 1813" "COMMEMORATIVE SERIES OF 1904"; postmarked "ST. LOUIS, MO. 1904" "NOV 25 8:30 PM" "WORLD FAIR ST. LOUIS" "6"; smudges, some darkening at edges, creases, corners worn; other postmarks transferred faintly onto sky of picture
Object History
Bought from E-Bay for $12.38 (U.S.); purchase #1069913809
Colour
white
Maker
A. Selige
Country Made
United States of America
Site/City Made
St. Louis
Title
St. Louis Car Co. St. Louis, Mo.
Publication Date
November 25 1904
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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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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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.48.10
Description
Postcard: coloured black and white photo, glossy; white border; horizontal; shows entrance gate of Forest Lawn cemetary, stone posts with caps and spires, chapel in background, flowers and shrubs; in black in wider bottom border, "CANADA'S MOST BEAUTIFUL CEMETARY" "FOREST LAWN MEMORIAL PARK, VANCOU…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.48.10
Description
Postcard: coloured black and white photo, glossy; white border; horizontal; shows entrance gate of Forest Lawn cemetary, stone posts with caps and spires, chapel in background, flowers and shrubs; in black in wider bottom border, "CANADA'S MOST BEAUTIFUL CEMETARY" "FOREST LAWN MEMORIAL PARK, VANCOUVER, B.C."; in image at lower right, white "7."; on reverse in grey, "MADE IN CANADA BY THE GOWEN, SUTTON CO. LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C." "POSTCARD"; at left, "CORRESPONDENCE", at right, "ADDRESS"; slightly darkened around edges; corners are worn; unused
Maker
Gowen, Sutton Co. Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Canada's Most Beautiful Cemetary Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Vancouver, B.C. 7
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.3
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows drive with flowerbeds, shrubs, trees, lawn behind, fountain; in blue on reverse, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "FLOWER BED -- MAIN ENTRANCE" "One of the many beautiful and unusual floral effects which is a feature …
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.3
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows drive with flowerbeds, shrubs, trees, lawn behind, fountain; in blue on reverse, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "FLOWER BED -- MAIN ENTRANCE" "One of the many beautiful and unusual floral effects which is a feature throughout the entire Cemetery grounds."; at bottom left, "Colour Photo by Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver, B.C."; up centre, "A Traveltime PRODUCT, MADE IN VANCOUVER, CANADA, BY GRANT-MANN LITHOGRAPHERS LTD."; at bottom, "C-480"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused; smudges on address side; one corner creased
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
Maker
Grant-Mann Lithographers Ltd
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
BC
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Ocean View Burial Park C-480
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.4
Description
Postcard, aerial colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows pond, path, shrubs and trees, lawns and flowerbeds around; in blue on reverse, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "GARDEN AND POOL AREA ADJOINING ABBEY MAUSOLEUM" "For the benefit of visitors who may wish to rest…
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.4
Description
Postcard, aerial colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows pond, path, shrubs and trees, lawns and flowerbeds around; in blue on reverse, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "GARDEN AND POOL AREA ADJOINING ABBEY MAUSOLEUM" "For the benefit of visitors who may wish to rest and meditate amid surroundings of peace and beauty."; at lower left, "Colour Photo by Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver, B.C."; up centre, "A Traveltime PRODUCT, MADE IN VANCOUVER, CANADA, BY GRANT-MANN LITHOGRAPHERS LTD."; at bottom, "C-477"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused; lightly soiled, slight wear on corners [NOTE that location is Postcard Binder 1]
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
Maker
Grant-Mann Lithographers Ltd
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Ocean View Burial Park Garden and Pool Area C-477
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4485.2
Description
Postcard, greeting card; horizontal; embossed and coloured illustration of four white rabbits with red eyes sitting on gold grass with carrots; green grass behind with yellow and gold flowers; all on white ground with white border; at top in gold, "HERE'S EASTER GLADNESS FOR YOU"; on reverse in gr…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4485.2
Description
Postcard, greeting card; horizontal; embossed and coloured illustration of four white rabbits with red eyes sitting on gold grass with carrots; green grass behind with yellow and gold flowers; all on white ground with white border; at top in gold, "HERE'S EASTER GLADNESS FOR YOU"; on reverse in grey "POST CARD" in frame, hand holding torch below; line down centre, at left "THIS SIDE FOR CORRESPONCENCE", at right "THE ADDRESS TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE"; up left side, "MADE IN U.S.A."; at bottom left, "571"; outline of rectangle at upper right "POSTAGE NOW ONE CENT"; unused; some greenish marks at upper right, soiling on back of embossing; top edge is cut slightly ragged, splintering; crease
Colour
white
Country Made
United States of America
Title
Here's Easter Gladness For You 571
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Holidays - Easter
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4485.3
Description
Postcard, greeting card; horizontal, embossed, white border; coloured illustration at right of white rabbit trying on blue hat trimmed with red roses, flowered hatbox with red ribbons behind against black background, gold basket of coloured eggs sits in foreground; in gold on white ground at left, …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4485.3
Description
Postcard, greeting card; horizontal, embossed, white border; coloured illustration at right of white rabbit trying on blue hat trimmed with red roses, flowered hatbox with red ribbons behind against black background, gold basket of coloured eggs sits in foreground; in gold on white ground at left, "EASTER GREETINGS" "I hope this card is not too late To wish you joy at Easter time. [-Oh dear, oh dear, is my hat on straight? If you must know, it isn't mine.]"; on reverse in grey "POST CARD" in frame, hand holding torch below; line down centre, at left "THIS SIDE FOR CORRESPONDENCE", at right "THE ADDRESS TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE"; at lower left, "552"; up left side "MADE IN U.S.A."; outline of rectangle at upper right, "POSTAGE NOW ONE CENT"; unused; upper edge is slightly rough and splintered; crease
Colour
white
Country Made
United States of America
Title
Easter Greetings 552
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Holidays - Easter
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4485.4
Description
Postcard, greeting card; vertical, white border, embossed; coloured illustration on black ground of white rabbit in basket of Easter eggs and hay, more coloured eggs around base of basket; on white banner below in black, "Just a word of kindly greeting Just a line or two to say That I wish you a wo…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.4485.4
Description
Postcard, greeting card; vertical, white border, embossed; coloured illustration on black ground of white rabbit in basket of Easter eggs and hay, more coloured eggs around base of basket; on white banner below in black, "Just a word of kindly greeting Just a line or two to say That I wish you a world of gladness Upon this Easter Day."; on reverse in grey, "POST CARD" in border, hand holding torch below; line down centre, at left, "THIS SIDE FOR CORRESPONDENCE", at right, "THE ADDRESS TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE"; up left side, "MADE IN U.S.A."; in lower left corner, "533"; outline of rectangle at upper right, "POSTAGE NOW ONE CENT"; unused; some spots, soiling on back of embossing; one corner worn
Country Made
United States of America
Title
Just a word of kindly greeting... 533
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Holidays - Easter
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.61.33
Description
Postcard, brightly coloured. Sepia portrait of King George V in circle at left and Queen Mary at right. Crown over each portrait and leafy flourishes. A ship between the portraits with Union Jack as sail. Coat-of-arms below each portrait. Raised detailing on the coat-of-arms, ship and waves, portr…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.61.33
Description
Postcard, brightly coloured. Sepia portrait of King George V in circle at left and Queen Mary at right. Crown over each portrait and leafy flourishes. A ship between the portraits with Union Jack as sail. Coat-of-arms below each portrait. Raised detailing on the coat-of-arms, ship and waves, portrait circles, crowns and leafy flourishes.
Marks/Labels
"BRITANNIA", printed on Union Jack sail in middle of card. "HOMAGE TO OUR KING", printed on pink band. "H.M. King George V.", printed under the king's picture. "H.M. Queen Mary.", printed under the queen's picture. "Post Card.", printed on reverse at top. "This space...Correspondence.", printed on reverse at left. "The Illustrated Post Card Co., Montreal", printed on reverse down the centre line. "The Address...here.", printed on reverse at right. "PLACE POSTAGE STAMP HERE", printed on reverse in rectangle at upper right.
Subjects
Royalty
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Record Type
Artifact
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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 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
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.20.29
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; grassy field with rows of people in Scottish regimental dress, red jackets, being inspected by people in green jackets; part of covered bleachers visible at left, trees behind (Central Park in Burnaby?); on reverse in brown, "V-32 CALEDONIAN GAMES, Vancou…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.20.29
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; grassy field with rows of people in Scottish regimental dress, red jackets, being inspected by people in green jackets; part of covered bleachers visible at left, trees behind (Central Park in Burnaby?); on reverse in brown, "V-32 CALEDONIAN GAMES, Vancouver, B.C. (Canada)" "Inspection of a Scottish Highland Regiment... Games are held annually..."; at centre, "POST CARD"; above this, "COLOR PHOTO--COURTESY GRAY LINE SIGHTSEEING TOURS"; line down centre; up left side, "PUB. BY VANCOUVER MAGAZINE SERV. LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C,."; at bottom left, "PRINTED IN U.S.A."; at right, "Address Only On This Side"; addressed in blue pen to "Miss Louise Hodgson RR#I Ruskin B.C."; message "Friday Aug 6/54" "Dear Louise & Mum, Here I am once again just thought I would send a card just in case. These are Seaforths & the Big man with his back showing is Hoffmiester. Cass had no word about his car yet. I should I hope get nearly all the puttying done on the last side of the House today. I better go for now all my love Ever Daddy", ring of 'x's around 'Daddy'; up left side, "I will miss youse"; blue Queen Elizabeth II stamp at upper right, "E II R" "5c" "CANADA" "POSTES" "POSTAGE"; postmark "VANCOUVER B.C. CANADA" "AUG 6" "2 PM" "1954"; rectangular cancellation “BRITISH EMPIRE GAMES" "VANCOUVER-CANADA" "30 JULY - 7 AUGUST 1954"; lightly soiled, corners worn; pencilled "B530-1.75" at top
Marks/Labels
Vancouver B.C. / Aug. 6 / 2PM / 1954 / Canada / British Empire Games / Vancouver - Canada / 30 July - 7 August 1954 / Seaforths / Hoffmeister
Title
Caledonian Games V-32
Author
Gray Line Sightseeing Tours
Publication Date
August 6 1954
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Documentary Artifacts - Photographs
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.21.1
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows ferry, blue and white, in water, forested shoreline behind; on reverse in pink, "M.V. QUEEN OF BURNABY" "Province of British Columbia" "Ferry Division -- B.C. Ferries" "Victoria, B.C." "The Queen of Burnaby was built in 1965 with a capacity of 110 c…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.21.1
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows ferry, blue and white, in water, forested shoreline behind; on reverse in pink, "M.V. QUEEN OF BURNABY" "Province of British Columbia" "Ferry Division -- B.C. Ferries" "Victoria, B.C." "The Queen of Burnaby was built in 1965 with a capacity of 110 cars. In late 1972 her capacity was enlarged to 192 cars and 1208 passengers by cutting her in half and adding an 84 ft. section midships. The Queen of Burnaby travels daily between Horseshoe Bay and Departure Bay."; at lower left, "AF-1051" "Color Photo by Reggie Hibshman"; down centre on pink bar, "PUBLISHED, DISTRIBUTED AND c BY STAN V. WRIGHT LTD., VICTORIA, B.C."; at top, "Wright everytime"; at bottom, globe logo and "KS-5159"; at upper right, "Majestic POST CARD", outline of rectangle "POSTAGE STAMP"; four lines in address area; unused; wear on corners and edges
Marks/Labels
Queen of Burnaby / Majestic POST CARD / AF 1051 / Colour Photo by Reggie Hibshman / KS5159
Maker
Stan V. Wright Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Victoria
Title
M.V. Queen of Burnaby AF-1051 KS-5159
Author
Reggie Hibshman
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Transportation
Transportation - Ferries
Name Access
British Columbia Ferry Services Incorporated
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.41.1
Description
Postcard, vertical; 2 sepia photos, horizontal, arranged one above the other, rounded corners, with plain border all around and between; upper photo is very dark, road through forest, black handwritten caption below "Burnaby Lake Road"; lower photo is very light, shores, water, captioned "Burnaby L…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.41.1
Description
Postcard, vertical; 2 sepia photos, horizontal, arranged one above the other, rounded corners, with plain border all around and between; upper photo is very dark, road through forest, black handwritten caption below "Burnaby Lake Road"; lower photo is very light, shores, water, captioned "Burnaby Lake, B.C."; on reverse in grey, "POST CARD" at centre top; short horizontal line at centre divides card in half, at left, "For INLAND POSTAGE only the Space may be used for Communications"; at right, "THE ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN HERE"; addressed in black ink to "Miss Olive Carter" "Langley. B.C."; message "Compliments of the Season, ("Nick"), Bessie Laidlaw"; used as a Christmas card; round postmark "NEW WESTMINSTER B.C. CAN." "DEC 24" "12-M" "1905"?; green Edward VII stamp at upper right, "CANADA POSTAGE" "ONE CENT" "1", cancelled with seven wavy lines, letters? down left side; pencilled at upper left "$5 BURNABY LAKE BC"; at lower left, pencilled "#1515 2/93 RAL"; creases, lightly soiled, darkened around edges
Marks/Labels
Burnaby Lake Road / Burnaby Lake, B.C. / Miss Olive Carter / Langley / B.C. / Compliments / Bessie Laidlaw / DEC 24
Colour
sepia
Title
Burnaby Lake Road Burnaby Lake, B.C.
Author
Bessie Laidlaw
Publication Date
December 24 1905
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Documentary Artifacts - Photographs
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV006.3.31
Description
Postcard: colour photo; horizontal; building, showroom for lighting, large windows, lights are on; sloping shingled roof with dormer display windows, large lantern sign on corner, "NORBURN LIGHTING CENTRE"; inset photo at upper left is interior photo of showroom; on reverse, in blue at upper left, …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV006.3.31
Description
Postcard: colour photo; horizontal; building, showroom for lighting, large windows, lights are on; sloping shingled roof with dormer display windows, large lantern sign on corner, "NORBURN LIGHTING CENTRE"; inset photo at upper left is interior photo of showroom; on reverse, in blue at upper left, "Norburn Lighting Centre" with logo of lantern and "4600 E. HASTINGS ST., BURNABY, 299-0666"; up centre of card, "LITHOGRAPHED BY LAWSON GRAPHICS PACIFIC LIMITED, VANCOUVER, CANADA"; maple leaf at top, "MADE IN CANADA"; at bottom, "Traveltime PRODUCT" "C-2943"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS"; rectangle with "USE CANADIAN POSTAGE"; addressed in blue pen to "Ray-Bilt Contractors 6930 MacPherson Burnaby"; message "Dear Sir: May we assist you with your lighting needs. Phone, write or visit our showroom Catalogues available Thank you. Gloria"; pink postmark "BURNABY B.C." "25 11 '75", metered "CANADA POSTAGE POSTES 08" "METER COMPTEUR" "351575"; pencilled "2-" at lower right; pencilled at top but erased, "75c"; some wear on lower corners
Maker
Lawson Graphics Pacific Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Norburn Lighting Centre C-2943
Publication Date
November 11 1975
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings
Buildings - Commercial
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.50.5
Description
Postcard: colour photo; horizontal; glossy; shows blacksmith demonstration for a crowd at Burnaby Village Museum; costumed women in background with car in front of Ice Cream Parlour, long skirts; c.1986; on reverse in red, "HERITAGE VILLAGE MUSEUM" "Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada" "The Blacksmit…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV005.50.5
Description
Postcard: colour photo; horizontal; glossy; shows blacksmith demonstration for a crowd at Burnaby Village Museum; costumed women in background with car in front of Ice Cream Parlour, long skirts; c.1986; on reverse in red, "HERITAGE VILLAGE MUSEUM" "Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada" "The Blacksmith Shop; one of thirty authentic displays depicting life the way it was between 1890 and 1925. Costumed interpreters will chat with you about the fact and folklore of those early days."; "A Traveltime PRODUCT" "Majestic" "POST CARD"; line down centre; at bottom, logo with maple leaf; "printed in canada by lawson packaging pacific a division of lawson & jones limited vancouver, british columbia" "KC-3956"; outline of rectangle at upper right, "POSTAGE STAMP"; four horizontal lines for address in right side; unused; pencilled "75" at lower right; streak; black dot; some wear at corners
Maker
Lawson Packaging Pacific
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
BC
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Heritage Village Museum KC-3956
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Documentary Artifacts - Photographs
Name Access
Burnaby Village Museum
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.20
Description
Postcard, greeting card; embossed, white border, vertical; coloured illustration by Ellen H. Clapsaddle of boy in top hat, red coat, carrying suitcase and looking at large pocket watch which shows 12 o'clock; at train station, train approaching in background, night, snowing; copyright 1911; below i…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.20
Description
Postcard, greeting card; embossed, white border, vertical; coloured illustration by Ellen H. Clapsaddle of boy in top hat, red coat, carrying suitcase and looking at large pocket watch which shows 12 o'clock; at train station, train approaching in background, night, snowing; copyright 1911; below in black, "Just in time for the Midnight Express, I can travel far in an hour or less, I will not say what my plans will be, But a lot of people are waiting for me. New Year Greetings"; on reverse in grey, "POST CARD"; double line down centre, at left "FOR CORRESPONDENCE", at right "FOR ADDRESS ONLY"; up left edge, "Series No. 2932"; globe logo "International Art Publ. Co." "NEW.YORK BERLIN" "PRINTED IN GERMANY"; dotted outline of rectangle at upper right, "PLACE A POSTAGE STAMP HERE."; all across card in brown ink, "Dear Francis Jack & Danny thank you for the cards. & they wish you a Happy New Year. how are getting along with the Piano. Lovingly Lena Talbot"; corners are worn; "109.20" in ink at lower right
Maker
International Art Publishing Co.
Country Made
Germany
Site/City Made
Berlin
Patent Date
1911
Title
New Year Greetings
Author
Ellen H. Clapsaddle, Lena Talbot
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Holidays
Holidays - Christmas
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.21
Description
Postcard, greeting card; white border, vertical; coloured illustration of toddler in diaper and one red shoe standing on green chair and talking into telephone on table; red jacket on chair back, open book and closed book on table; black ground; in red, "HELLO PAPA!"; below picture "COPYRIGHT 1906 …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.109.21
Description
Postcard, greeting card; white border, vertical; coloured illustration of toddler in diaper and one red shoe standing on green chair and talking into telephone on table; red jacket on chair back, open book and closed book on table; black ground; in red, "HELLO PAPA!"; below picture "COPYRIGHT 1906 ULLMAN MFG. CO., N.Y.", and larger "HELLO PAPA -- MERRY CHRISTMAS."; "1748" at lower left; on reverse in brown, "Post Card."; shield logo at left; below, "THIS SIDE IS FOR THE ADDRESS ONLY"; handwritten in black ink, "Miss Latham Kaslo. BC."; green King Edward VII stamp at upper right, "CANADA POSTAGE" "1" "ONE CENT"; cancelled with circle of horizontal lines; postmark "MOOSE JAW SASK." "DE 24 06" beside stamp; postmark at lower left "KASLO B.C." "PM" "DE29 06"; soiled, crease; rounded corners; corners are worn
Maker
Ullman Manufacturing Co.
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
New York
Site/City Made
New York
Patent Date
1906
Title
Hello Papa -- Merry Christmas! 1748
Publication Date
December 29 1906
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Holidays
Holidays - Christmas
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.1
Description
The postcard face is a colour photo of Indian Arm from Burnaby Mountain Centennial Park in landscape format. Printed in navy on reverse at at upper left, "V-104" "INDIAN ARM FROM BURNABY MOUNTAIN" "Burnaby, B.C." "Looking North-West..."; illustration at left of R.C.M.P. officer; Printed at bottom…
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.1
Description
The postcard face is a colour photo of Indian Arm from Burnaby Mountain Centennial Park in landscape format. Printed in navy on reverse at at upper left, "V-104" "INDIAN ARM FROM BURNABY MOUNTAIN" "Burnaby, B.C." "Looking North-West..."; illustration at left of R.C.M.P. officer; Printed at bottom left, "Photo by H. D. von Tiesenhausen" "S-1464"; This is a navy bar up centre with "PUB. BY NATURAL COLOR PRODUCTIONS, LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C."; at bottom, "MADE IN CANADA" "GRANT-MANN", logo of man, "LITHOGRAPHY" "PHOTOGRAPHY" "DESIGN" Printed at the upper right side of card is an illustration of mounted R.C.M.P. officer to the left of "POST CARD" "ADDRESS" and rectangle for stamp, "USE CANADIAN POSTAGE"; The card is unused
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
Maker
Natural Color Productions, Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Indian Arm from Burnaby Mountain S-1464
Author
H.D. von Tiesenhausen
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Features
Geographic Features - Parks
Name Access
Burnaby Mountain Centennial Park
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.2
Description
Postcard: colour photo of Burnaby Mountain Park, Burnaby, BC, including the wooden Burnaby Mountain Park sign and Centennial Pavilion, built for the BC Centennial in 1958; horizontal; on reverse in blue, "2" "BURNABY MOUNTAIN PARK" "Burnaby, B.C., Canada" "The Centennial Pavilion..."; drawing of R.…
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.2
Description
Postcard: colour photo of Burnaby Mountain Park, Burnaby, BC, including the wooden Burnaby Mountain Park sign and Centennial Pavilion, built for the BC Centennial in 1958; horizontal; on reverse in blue, "2" "BURNABY MOUNTAIN PARK" "Burnaby, B.C., Canada" "The Centennial Pavilion..."; drawing of R.C.M.P. officer at left, mounted officer at right; at lower left, "Photo by George Allen Aerial Photos Ltd. For the Burnaby Parks & Recreation Commission" "S-2773"; blue line up centre with "PUB. BY NATURAL COLOR PRODUCTIONS, LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C."; at bottom, "MADE IN CANADA" "GRANT-MANN"; at upper right, "POST CARD" and rectangle for stamp, "USE CANADIAN POSTAGE"; "ADDRESS" below; unused
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
Maker
Natural Color Productions, Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Burnaby Mountain Park 2 S 2773
Author
George Allen Aerial Photos Ltd.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Geographic Features
Geographic Features - Parks
Name Access
Burnaby Mountain Centennial Park
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.3
Description
Postcard: colour photo of pink rhododendron flowers; horizontal; on reverse in navy, "No. 6" "RHODODENDRON" "The official flower of Burnaby, B.C." "This beautiful plant..."; illustration at left of R.C.M.P. officer; at bottom, "Photo by Dr. Edward Chan" "B.R. & S.F. Show" "S-2739"; row of large dot…
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.3
Description
Postcard: colour photo of pink rhododendron flowers; horizontal; on reverse in navy, "No. 6" "RHODODENDRON" "The official flower of Burnaby, B.C." "This beautiful plant..."; illustration at left of R.C.M.P. officer; at bottom, "Photo by Dr. Edward Chan" "B.R. & S.F. Show" "S-2739"; row of large dots over line of print "Photo by Peter Scurr"; navy bar up centre "PUB. BY NATURAL COLOR PRODUCTIONS, LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C."; at bottom, "MADE IN CANADA" "GRANT-MANN", logo; at upper right, illustration of mounted R.C.M.P. officer, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", rectangle with "USE CANADIAN POSTAGE"; unused
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
Maker
Natural Color Productions, Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Rhododendron S-2739
Author
Edward Chan
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Plants
Plants - Flowers
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.4
Description
Postcard: colour photo of pink rhododendron flowers; horizontal; on reverse in navy, "No. 7" "RHODODENDRON" "The official flower of Burnaby, B.C." "This beautiful plant..."; illustration at left of R.C.M.P. officer; at bottom "Photo by Peter Scurr" "B.R. & S.F. Show" "S-2740"; a series of large dot…
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV993.43.4
Description
Postcard: colour photo of pink rhododendron flowers; horizontal; on reverse in navy, "No. 7" "RHODODENDRON" "The official flower of Burnaby, B.C." "This beautiful plant..."; illustration at left of R.C.M.P. officer; at bottom "Photo by Peter Scurr" "B.R. & S.F. Show" "S-2740"; a series of large dots covers line "Photo by D.R. Edward Chan"?, slightly off; navy bar up centre with "PUB. BY NATURAL COLOR PRODUCTIONS, LTD., VANCOUVER, B.C."; at bottom, "MADE IN CANADA" "GRANT-MANN", logo; at upper right, illustration of mounted R.C.M.P. officer, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", rectangle with "USE CANADIAN POSTAGE"; unused
Object History
Purchased 1980/1981
Maker
Natural Color Productions, Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Title
Rhododendron S-2740
Author
Peter Scurr
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Plants
Plants - Flowers
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.42.1
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows ferry moving in water, islands; white border at bottom, green flag at left with white dogwood, blue "BC FERRIES", and black "Queen of Burnaby." at right; on reverse in black at top centre is "peacock postcards" "THE PICTURE TO REMEMBER", black and w…
Object History
E-Bay purchase number 2100642850.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.42.1
Description
Postcard: colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows ferry moving in water, islands; white border at bottom, green flag at left with white dogwood, blue "BC FERRIES", and black "Queen of Burnaby." at right; on reverse in black at top centre is "peacock postcards" "THE PICTURE TO REMEMBER", black and white ink? illustration below of eagle flying over ferry, mountains behind, orca fins visible in water in foreground; at lower left, ""M.V. QUEEN OF BURNABY"" "This contemporary vessel of the 1990's efficiently meets the demanding traffic requirements between Swartz Bay on Vancouver Island and Tsawassen on the B.C. Mainland." "Capacity: 987 passengers and crew, 192 automobiles." "Length: 129.97 m." "Year built: 1965" "Gross tonnage: 4902.59" " Class: Burnaby" "Speed: 18 knots" "Built: Victoria" "Photo: John L. Barnard" "Pub. By c [copyright] J. Barnard Photographer Ltd., Victoria B.C."; outline of rectangle at upper right for stamp, "PRINTED IN AUSTRALIA"; four lines at right side for address; pencilled "335" at top; unused
Object History
E-Bay purchase number 2100642850.
Maker
J. Barnard Photographer Ltd
Peacock Postcards
Country Made
Australia
Title
BC Ferries Queen of Burnaby
Author
John L. Barnard
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Transportation
Transportation - Ferries
Name Access
British Columbia Ferry Services Incorporated
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.50.7
Description
Postcard: sepia photo, glossy; horizontal; shows McKay(?) school class, four rows of children; back row is boys standing, female teacher at right; next row is boys kneeling; next row is girls sitting on wooden sidewalk?; front row is girls sitting on step; two boys recline on ground in front of fir…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV002.50.7
Description
Postcard: sepia photo, glossy; horizontal; shows McKay(?) school class, four rows of children; back row is boys standing, female teacher at right; next row is boys kneeling; next row is girls sitting on wooden sidewalk?; front row is girls sitting on step; two boys recline on ground in front of first row of girls; school is stone with wooden siding above; wooden stairs; on reverse in grey, "POST CARD" ""VICTOR"" "POSTAL"; double line below 'Post Card', short line down centre; addressed in black ink to "Dr. Boyce, The Old Cloth Hall Biddenden, Kent, England”; message "Many thanks for Weekly Dispatches. Suppose you are very busy with your hospitals. What do you think of this? Nov 26, 1914"; red King George V stamp at upper right, "CANADA POSTAGE" "TWO CENTS" "2"; postmark "NO29" "MCKAY B.C."; black cancellation; soiled, smudged along right edge; pencilled "Can" "G107" "Moray, B.C."; edges worn
Colour
sepia
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Documentary Artifacts - Photographs
Record Type
Artifact
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.
  1 Image  
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
Less detail

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