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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 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
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
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 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
Images
Less detail
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
Images
Less detail
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 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
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.1
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows landscaping, lawn with flowerbeds, shrubs, trees, stone chapel in background; on reverse in blue, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "EVERGREEN GARDEN" "For the interment of cremated remains, in an area of flowers, shru…
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.1
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows landscaping, lawn with flowerbeds, shrubs, trees, stone chapel in background; on reverse in blue, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "EVERGREEN GARDEN" "For the interment of cremated remains, in an area of flowers, shrubs and trees. A small bronze name plate marks each individual plot. Garden Chapel (Crematorium) shown in the background."; 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-476"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused; slight wear on one corner
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 Evergreen Garden C-476
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings
Buildings - Religious
Buildings - Religious - Churches
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.2
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows Ocean View cemetary's stone chapel and crematorium, flowerbed, trees, drive, lawn; on reverse in blue, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "THE GARDEN CHAPEL AND CREMATORIUM" "A replica of a small Norman church, the Gard…
Object History
Purchased from E-Bay, #2163154620.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV003.26.2
Description
Postcard, colour photo, glossy; horizontal; shows Ocean View cemetary's stone chapel and crematorium, flowerbed, trees, drive, lawn; on reverse in blue, "OCEAN VIEW BURIAL PARK" "6790 Patterson Ave., S. Burnaby, B.C." "THE GARDEN CHAPEL AND CREMATORIUM" "A replica of a small Norman church, the Garden Chapel provides an atmosphere of beauty and dignity for cremation services."; 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-475"; at upper right, "POST CARD" "ADDRESS", outline of rectangle "STAMP"; unused; some soiling, slight wear on corners
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-475
Author
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Buildings
Buildings - Religious
Buildings - Religious - Churches
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
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
Less detail
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
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1943
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
114-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a switchboard, probably the Dexter exchange at Boundary Road and Kingsway. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "A Manual Switchboard, typical of about 25 years ago. / Dexter, 1943. / B.C. Telephone Company."
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1943
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
114-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Material Details
Printed on photo paper: "selo"
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a switchboard, probably the Dexter exchange at Boundary Road and Kingsway. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "A Manual Switchboard, typical of about 25 years ago. / Dexter, 1943. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Buildings - Commercial
Occupations - Telephone Operators
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Printed in bottom left corner of photograph, "27038 Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Boundary Road
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Garden Village Area
Images
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Spear and Jackson Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34696
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
102-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a Spear and Jackson (B.C.) Ltd. saw manufacturers building. Machinery can be seen.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
102-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a Spear and Jackson (B.C.) Ltd. saw manufacturers building. Machinery can be seen.
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial - Factories
Tools and Equipment
Names
Spear and Jackson (BC) Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Printed in front left corner of photograph, "38950 / Dominion Photo Co. / Vancouver, B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Triangle Conduit and Cable Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34708
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1960]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Item No.
112-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Triangle Conduit and Cable Ltd. at 7515 Gilley Avenue. A sign on the front of the building reads, "Triangle Conduit & Cable (Canada) Ltd." and the door is numbered 1902.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1960]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
112-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Triangle Conduit and Cable Ltd. at 7515 Gilley Avenue. A sign on the front of the building reads, "Triangle Conduit & Cable (Canada) Ltd." and the door is numbered 1902.
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Triangle Conduit and Cable Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Bottom left corner of photograph reads, "38891 Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver, B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Gilley Avenue
Burnaby - 7515 Gilley Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
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Burnaby's new fleet of fire trucks

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36138
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1956 or 1957]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 23.5 cm
Item No.
226-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the new fleet of Burnaby's 1956 American LaFrance pumper fire trucks lined in a row in front of the Municipal Hall. The fifth truck has its ladder extended. Reeve Charles MacSorley, Fire Chief William Menzies, and Councillor Fred Philps are standing in front of the second truck. There…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1956 or 1957]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library collection
Series
Burnaby Public Library photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
226-001
Accession Number
BHS989-22
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 23.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the new fleet of Burnaby's 1956 American LaFrance pumper fire trucks lined in a row in front of the Municipal Hall. The fifth truck has its ladder extended. Reeve Charles MacSorley, Fire Chief William Menzies, and Councillor Fred Philps are standing in front of the second truck. There is snow on the ground and the three men are wearing winter coats.
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Transportation - Fire Trucks
Occupations - Fire Fighters
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Officials - Alderman and Councillors
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
MacSorley, Charles W.
Menzies, William "Bill"
Philps, Fred
Burnaby Fire Department
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Other title info: photographer's negative no. 38487
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 4949 Canada Way
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Images
Less detail

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