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Billboards at Hastings and Boundary

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 1, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-182
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows men working on billboards above Moffat's Furniture at the corner of Hastings Street and Boundary Road.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 1, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-182
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows men working on billboards above Moffat's Furniture at the corner of Hastings Street and Boundary Road.
Photographer
Carr
Vardeman
Subjects
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Names
Moffat's Furniture
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Burnaby - Boundary Road
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
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Woodward's Furniture Fair Warehouse

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
December, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
556-654
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Furniture Fair Warehouse and Showrooms, located on Winston Street by Burnaby Lake. The photograph is taken from across the railway tracks, facing north.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
December, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-654
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Furniture Fair Warehouse and Showrooms, located on Winston Street by Burnaby Lake. The photograph is taken from across the railway tracks, facing north.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial
Buildings - Commercial - Stores
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm)
BPL no. 102
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Winston Street
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Historic Neighbourhood
Lozells (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Government Road Area
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Victorian furniture : styles and prices

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Swedberg, Robert W., Swedberg, Harriett. Des Moines: Wallace-Homestead Book Co. , c1976. (Book) 749.2 SWE
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0870691775
9780870691775
Call No.
749.2 SWE
Author
Swedberg, Robert W.
Swedberg, Harriett
Place of Publication
Des Moines
Publisher
Wallace-Homestead Book Co.
Publication Date
c1976
Physical Description
139 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects LoC
Furniture, Victorian
Furniture -- Prices
Notes
"1876 and 1977 prices."
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Swap meet furniture and clothing

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-015
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a bed covered in clothing at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. An unidentified vendor is standing at his pickup truck next to his wares.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-015
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a bed covered in clothing at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. An unidentified vendor is standing at his pickup truck next to his wares.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Transportation - Automobiles
Furniture
Clothing
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
1 b&w print (12.5 x 17.5 cm) accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
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The value guide to antique oak furniture

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Hill, Conover. Paducah, Ky.: Collector Books , c1972. (Book) 684.1 HIL
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
Call No.
684.1 HIL
Author
Hill, Conover
Place of Publication
Paducah, Ky.
Publisher
Collector Books
Publication Date
c1972
Physical Description
122 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects LoC
Furniture -- Collectors and collecting
Furniture -- Prices
Notes
Includes index.
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Collector's illustrated price guide : oak furniture ; with current prices

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Schroeder, Bill, Hill, Conover. Paducah, KY: Collector Books , c1977. (Book) 684.1 SCH
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
089145036x
9780891450368
Call No.
684.1 SCH
Author
Schroeder, Bill
Hill, Conover
Place of Publication
Paducah, KY
Publisher
Collector Books
Publication Date
c1977
Series
Collector's price guide series
Physical Description
64 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects LoC
Furniture -- Collectors and collecting
Furniture -- Prices -- United States
Notes
"The material in [this book] is from Antique oak furniture by Conover Hill."
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The arts & crafts furniture work of L. & J.G. Stickley

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L. and J.G. Stickley Inc. Watkins Glen, N.Y.: American Life Foundation , 1978. (Book) 684.1 STI
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0892570431
9780892570430
Call No.
684.1 STI
Author
L. and J.G. Stickley Inc.
Place of Publication
Watkins Glen, N.Y.
Publisher
American Life Foundation
Publication Date
1978
Physical Description
55 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects LoC
Stickley, L. & J.G. (Fayetteville, N.Y.)
Furniture -- Catalogs
Notes
Photoreprint ed. of The work of L. & J.G. Stickley, Fayetteville, New York.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-036
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a plank of wood suspended across two lawn chairs to create a table at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. Two unidentified vendors are standing behind the makeshift table, leaning against a pickup truck and smiling for the camera.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-036
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a plank of wood suspended across two lawn chairs to create a table at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. Two unidentified vendors are standing behind the makeshift table, leaning against a pickup truck and smiling for the camera.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Furniture
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
1 b&w print (12.5 x 17.5 cm) accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
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Lougheed Drive-in swap meet

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-037
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of people and automobiles gathered at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. Vendors can be seen with their merchandise displayed on tables.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-037
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of people and automobiles gathered at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. Vendors can be seen with their merchandise displayed on tables.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Furniture
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
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Dressers covered with household items

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-038
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified vendor standing next to a dresser covered with household items at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. A woman in sunglasses is sitting on an ottoman to the vendor's left. Other furniture surrounds the area.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-038
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified vendor standing next to a dresser covered with household items at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. A woman in sunglasses is sitting on an ottoman to the vendor's left. Other furniture surrounds the area.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Furniture
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
1 b&w print (12.5 x 17.5 cm) accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
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Dressers covered with household items

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto70343
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-039
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified vendor standing next to a dresser covered with household items at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. A woman in sunglasses is sitting on an ottoman to the vendor's left. Other furniture surrounds the area.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-039
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified vendor standing next to a dresser covered with household items at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. A woman in sunglasses is sitting on an ottoman to the vendor's left. Other furniture surrounds the area.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Furniture
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
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Aquarium and bean bag chair

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-040
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a diverse collection of wares that includes an aquarium and a bean bag chair at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. An unidentified vendor is seated at a side door of the van parked behind the aquarium.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-040
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a diverse collection of wares that includes an aquarium and a bean bag chair at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. An unidentified vendor is seated at a side door of the van parked behind the aquarium.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Furniture
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
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W.A. Kelsey & Co. Meriden, Conn.: Kelsey Co. , 1975. (Textual Record) 686 KEL
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Textual Record
Call No.
686 KEL
Author
W.A. Kelsey & Co.
Place of Publication
Meriden, Conn.
Publisher
Kelsey Co.
Publication Date
1975
Physical Description
1 volume : ill ; 24 cm.
Subjects LoC
Printing machinery and supplies -- United States -- Catalogs
Printing--Specimens
Printing presses
Commercial catalogs--Printing machinery and supplies.
Type and type-founding--Equipment and supplies.
W.A. Kelsey & Co.
Notes
"Presses--type--cuts--paper--cards--machinery--supplies--furniture--inks--equipment"--Cover.
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Warehouses - Burnaby Lake

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 22, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
556-584
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of commercial and industrial buildings by Burnaby Lake on Winston Street. The photograph is taken from a high point, facing south. The photograph shows the Furniture Fair warehouse and parking lot in the foreground and the Continental Can Company plant and its water tower are in the back…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 22, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-584
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of commercial and industrial buildings by Burnaby Lake on Winston Street. The photograph is taken from a high point, facing south. The photograph shows the Furniture Fair warehouse and parking lot in the foreground and the Continental Can Company plant and its water tower are in the background.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial - Stores
Buildings - Industrial - Factories
Structures - Water Tanks and Towers
Names
Continental Can Co.
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm)
BPL no. 33
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Winston Street
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Historic Neighbourhood
Lozells (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Government Road Area
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Oral history interview with Albert Parker - May 9, 1988 - Track 5

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1925 and 1930] (interview content), interviewed May 9 1988
Collection/Fonds
Jesse Love farmhouse fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 audio cassette (0:08:51 min) + 2 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Track 5: This portion of the recording pertains mainly to Jesse Love’s books, interests and habits. Jim also asks about some of the dining room furniture and Albert relates some anecdotes about family friends.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1925 and 1930] (interview content), interviewed May 9 1988
Collection/Fonds
Jesse Love farmhouse fonds
Series
Love Farmhouse Oral History Project series
Description Level
Item
File No.
51320-20
Accession Code
BV018.41.48
Physical Description
1 audio cassette (0:08:51 min) + 2 p. of textual records
Material Details
Interviewer: Jim Wolfe Interviewee: Albert Parker Location of Interview: Love Farmhouse, Burnaby Interview Date: May 9, 1988 Total Number of Tracks: 8 Total Length of all Tracks: 1:11:15
Media Type
Sound Recording
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Track 5: This portion of the recording pertains mainly to Jesse Love’s books, interests and habits. Jim also asks about some of the dining room furniture and Albert relates some anecdotes about family friends.
History/Biography
Recording is an interview with Albert Parker about the Love house, which was his family’s home and which has been relocated to the Burnaby Village Museum site as an exhibit. He also briefly discusses his parents, William Parker and Sarah Love Parker, his siblings William and Elsie, and his grandfather Jesse Love.
Notes
Title based on content of file
1 copy of audio cassette accompanying along with interview notes
Creator
Jim Wolf
Subjects
Buildings - Heritage
Buildings - Residences - Houses
Names
Parker, Albert "Bert"
Wolf, Jim
Love, Jesse (1849-1928)
Parker, Sarah Love
Parker, William Michael
Audio Tracks

Oral history interview with Albert Parker - May 9, 1988 - Track 5

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 15, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
556-660
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the front exterior of Burnaby Fire Hall No. 6, located at 3620 Brighton Avenue, at the corner of Brighton Avenue and Government Street. The photograph is taken from across Brighton Avenue, facing east. One of the fire hall's garage doors is open and a person and car are inside. The Fu…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 15, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-660
Accession Number
2017-57
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the front exterior of Burnaby Fire Hall No. 6, located at 3620 Brighton Avenue, at the corner of Brighton Avenue and Government Street. The photograph is taken from across Brighton Avenue, facing east. One of the fire hall's garage doors is open and a person and car are inside. The Furniture Fair warehouse is visible behind the fire hall.
Photographer
Surridge, Jack
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Fire Halls
Buildings - Commercial
Names
Burnaby Fire Department
Notes
Title taken from project information form
Accompanied by a project information form and 1 photograph (b&w negative ; 9.5 x 12.5 cm)
BPL no. 108
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 3620 Brighton Avenue
Burnaby - Brighton Avenue
Burnaby - Government Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Lozells (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Government Road Area
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Chapter II: Agricultures in the Wilderness p. 18

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Bygones of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1977
. Their furniture, eight rooms of it from their home in the north of England, arrived months later have made the long journey around South America’s Cape Horn to Vancouver. The shipping charge amounted to $12.50. The reason for this amazingly nominal cost was that the furnishings were used as needed
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Chapter III: Wild Life in Abundance p. 28

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Bygones of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1977
existing Burnaby schools. East Burnaby school was to receive $5,050 of this for “additional grounds and clearing, school building and furniture including $50.00 for outhouses.” Outdoor plumbing was clearly a major concern that year with the School Board who also allocated the sum of $50.00 each to
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Chapter XI: Commerce Along Kingsway p. 75

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Bygones of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1977
, because they further agreed that two beds for the police and “other necessary furniture” be purchased — an act of thoughtfulness which certainly must have made the nights, at least, more comfortable for Burnaby’s lawmen. The population boom of 1912 put serious pressure on the small police force with
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