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Contract Award - Supply and Delivery of Office Supplies and Furniture

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Repository
Office of the City Clerk
Report ID
101690
Meeting Date
4-Dec-2017
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
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Repository
Office of the City Clerk
Report ID
101690
Meeting Date
4-Dec-2017
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Item No.
5
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
2016
Collection/Fonds
Elders Digital Storytelling project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mp4 video (8 min., 9 sec.) : digital, 25 fps, col., sd., stereo
Storage Location
Digital Only
Scope and Content
The film details Teresa Florkow’s journey to restore and maintain her tugboat, the Papco III in 1982, at the prodding of her dock neighbour Ollie Iverson.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
2016
Other Title Information
title supplied by film maker
Collection/Fonds
Elders Digital Storytelling project
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV016.37.17
Storage Location
Digital Only
Physical Description
1 mp4 video (8 min., 9 sec.) : digital, 25 fps, col., sd., stereo
Formats
mp4
Media Type
Moving Images
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
The film details Teresa Florkow’s journey to restore and maintain her tugboat, the Papco III in 1982, at the prodding of her dock neighbour Ollie Iverson.
History/Biography
Teresa Florkow was born on October 11 1932 in Natal BC (now Sparwood BC). Her parents, Ann and John Bowman had another three girls (Betty Ann, Marilyn and Frances) before moving to Burnaby in 1945. They settled at 1713 Frederick Avenue at Rumble Street. Teresa attended Nelson Avenue School and then Burnaby South High School. After graduation, she worked at the Royal Bank at Kingsway and McKay for 7 years. She married Arc Florkow on July 14 1952. The couple moved to 5887 Berwick Street in Burnaby and had three children: Chris, Jill and Gail. Arc worked as a furniture painter until he bought a tugboat in 1975.
Notes
Transcribed title
Creator
Teresa Florkow
Subjects
Transportation - Boats
Names
Florkow, Teresa
Elders Digital Storytelling Project
Video Tracks
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby's Heritage
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2007
Notes
South Burnaby
Columbia from Port Stanley, Ontario in 1865, traveling via the Isthmus of Panama. Joseph Wintemute, a skilled carpenter and contractor by trade, operated the Wintemute Furniture Factory in New Westminster, the first furniture plant established on the mainland of British Columbia. In 1891, he acquired
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby's Heritage
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2007
Notes
South Burnaby
Original Book
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Chapter Two: The North Pacific Lumber Company 1889-1914 p. 22

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
In the Shadow By the Sea
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2004
mother and six of the children took the C.P.R. train from New Westminster to Port Coquitlam and then west to Barnet. 1 remem- ber well this day and what a thrill it was for me to ride on the Belyea Transfer wagon from New Westminster, with all our furniture and most of it hanging over the side of the
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
In the Shadow By the Sea
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2004
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Wolf, Jim
Pride, Harry
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Chapter Three: Barnet Lumber Company 1925-1932 p. 41

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
In the Shadow By the Sea
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2004
the same boat. The head office was being stripped of all furniture with the exception of Mr. Reid’s office. He was ill and did not live long after the shut down — it just broke his heart to see that all he had done to make the operation what it was, go down the drain. What really happened was the
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
In the Shadow By the Sea
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2004
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Wolf, Jim
Pride, Harry
Digital Book
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Catalog of mission furniture, 1913 : sectional Come-Packt furniture

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Come-Packt Furniture Company. Almonte, Ont.: Algrove Pub. , c2004. (Book) 749.09 MIS
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
1897030096
Call No.
749.09 MIS
Author
Come-Packt Furniture Company
Place of Publication
Almonte, Ont.
Publisher
Algrove Pub.
Publication Date
c2004
Series
Classic reprint series
Physical Description
64 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
Subjects LoC
Come-Packt Furniture Company -- Catalogs
Furniture, Mission -- Catalogs
Notes
Reprint. Originally published: Toledo : Come-Packt Furniture Company, 1913.
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Comprehensive Development Plans - Bylaw No. 11041, Rezoning Reference # 99-45 (Stylus Furniture Ltd, Riverfront Gate, Portion of 7800 Fraser Park Drive)

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1999
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Description Level
File
Physical Description
Architectural drawing
Item No.
55805
Storage Location
65-7-6-15
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1999
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Physical Description
Architectural drawing
Description Level
File
Series
Bylaws
Item No.
55805
Storage Location
65-7-6-15
Accession Number
2013-28
Media Type
Textual Record
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Mission furniture : how to make it

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Windsor, Henry Haven. Ottawa: Algrove Pub. , c1999. (Book) 684.104 MIS
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0921335903
9780921335900
Call No.
684.104 MIS
Author
Windsor, Henry Haven
Place of Publication
Ottawa
Publisher
Algrove Pub.
Publication Date
c1999
Series
Classic reprint series (Ottawa, Ont.)
Physical Description
120 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Subjects LoC
Furniture, Mission -- Design and construction
Furniture making
Notes
Reprint of 3 part set published: Chicago : Popular Mechanics, 1909-1912.
Includes indexes.
"Over 150 projects"--Cover.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1998
Collection/Fonds
Jesse Love farmhouse fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of small items of furniture purchased for display in the Jesse Love farmhouse; and boxes, stored upstairs under sheet plastic. Items are being stored in an upstairs bedroom of the Love farmhouse.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Jesse Love farmhouse fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Restoration photographs
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of small items of furniture purchased for display in the Jesse Love farmhouse; and boxes, stored upstairs under sheet plastic. Items are being stored in an upstairs bedroom of the Love farmhouse.
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Love, Jesse (1849-1928)
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Accession Code
BV018.41.820
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1998
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morley-Buckingham Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
16-Sep-2019
Scale
100
Photographer
Lisa Langlet
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 col. photograph negative accompanying print; Part of Farmhouse restoration photographs -Book 2 - BV018.41.84
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 15, 1996
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Physical Description
6 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Item No.
618-033
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs of Burnaby Voter Association (BVA) members moving into the new BVA offices in April 1996. Photographs depict members moving furniture, painting, and washing the exterior windows.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 15, 1996
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Item No.
618-033
Accession Number
2015-15
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
6 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs of Burnaby Voter Association (BVA) members moving into the new BVA offices in April 1996. Photographs depict members moving furniture, painting, and washing the exterior windows.
Photographer
Lawson, Doreen A.
Subjects
Elections
Notes
Title based on contents of photographs
Geographic Access
Burnaby
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The tasteful interlude : American interiors through the camera's eye, 1860-1917

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Seale, William. Walnut Creek, Calif.: AltaMira Press , c1995. 2nd ed, rev and enl. (Book) 747.213 SEA
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0761991344
Call No.
747.213 SEA
Edition
2nd ed, rev and enl.
Author
Seale, William
Place of Publication
Walnut Creek, Calif.
Publisher
AltaMira Press
Publication Date
c1995
Physical Description
284 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects LoC
Interior decoration -- United States--History
Furniture -- United States -- History
Decorative arts -- United States -- History
Social life and customs -- 1865-1918
Notes
Includes index.
"Originally published by the American Association for State and Local History".
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Chapter Two: Barnet School Neighbourhood, Barnet District p. 34

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Iroquois. He used to make furniture out of willow and he’d boil them, and paint the tips gold, and he’d peddle them in Vancouver. Most of the time he would walk into Vancouver, which was 9 miles, where mother bought them from him. There was another fellow, whose name was Peg-Leg Lewis. He had a
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
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Chapter Five: Edmonds Street School Neighbourhood, Edmonds District p. 83

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
years. The dance- floor was upstairs; below it a small confectionery and bake-shop. Later Mr. Wilson’s grocery-store and Dodd’s Furniture Factory opened beside it. On the southwest corner, across from Mr. Wilson’s, stood the red wooden B.C.E.R. station, where passengers waited for the 6th Street
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
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Chapter Seven: Inman Avenue School Neighbourhood, Central Park District p. 194

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
french doors. Dad’s favourite place in the house was his basement shop where he built furniture, toys, cabinets and a big grandfather clock that sat in the corner of the dining room. He also built the dining table with an intricately designed inlaid top, made from hundreds of pieces of hardwood
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
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Chapter Seven: Inman Avenue School Neighbourhood, Central Park District p. 207

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
was less than a year later that by pooling all the money we had my parents managed to buy a small, frame house, 2748 Elgin Avenue, Burnaby. They purchased it from a man named Dalzael, who had recently lost his wife. We were also able to buy from him most of the household furniture and items we
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
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Chapter Nine: Kingsway West School Neighbourhood, McKay District p. 233

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
flower shop, "Ocean View Florist". "Wight’s Interior Decorators" was on McKay, and they first ran their business from the basement of their home. Ella Matheson (Loynes) used to work there, making draperies and doing furniture upholstery. Gwen used to baby-sit the Wight children. Cliff and Eulie
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
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Chapter Nine: Kingsway West School Neighbourhood, McKay District p. 234

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
bouquets. For children, the chores around the home included cleaning the oil lamps, emptying chamber pots, washing dishes and pans, cleaning the stove, dusting (a thorough job with all the crevices and ledges on the ornate furniture), filling the firewood box, and making the beds. They were taught
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
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Chapter Nine: Kingsway West School Neighbourhood, McKay District p. 302

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
I to pick up and deliver furniture for him whenever he got too busy. Another pastime was touring with Tony Owens who also lived on Hazel Street. In the early fifties he had a Willy’s Jeep which he used as a push car at Digney’s and on occasion would charge up and down the trails on Burnaby
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
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Chapter Eleven: Nelson Avenue School Neighbourhood, Alta-Vista District p. 384

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
built on Clinton Street, into which they eventually moved. Their first furniture consisted of several second-hand items that were given to them. The family settled in, increasing by a daughter and a son, and became an established "pioneer" family. For a complete story of her interesting life
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
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Chapter Seventeen: Sperling Avenue School Neighbourhood, Lochdale District p. 491

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
1909. By 1914 the enrolment grew to 27 students and the first two-room school was built on the present site. At a School Board meeting on July 2, 1914, a motion was passed empowering the Chairman and Secretary to strip Duthie School of all furniture and other school property and to put it in the
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
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Chapter Seventeen: Sperling Avenue School Neighbourhood, Lochdale District p. 493

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
furniture. Our neighbour, Ted Panton, fixed up the chicken brooder house for us to live in until John came back from camp. We lived in the brooder house quite a few years before our new house was built. After the fire John built a large house on Kensington, which is still there. We had no radio or
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby Centennial Anthology
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1994
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part I: 1888-1900
furniture store, which had an undertaking establishment in the back, above Columbia Street in New Westminster. It affected us all terribly to think that our friends, only 14 years old or so, were gone. We sat in the chapel behind the store and afterwards, the coffins were carried right through to the
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part I: 1888-1900
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part I: 1888-1900
. A man named something like Alvo von Alvensleben, accused of subversive action during the First World War, used to live there. Our house was the scene of many meehngs. Mother had furnished her parlor with a set of rose wood furniture upholstered in green velvet. She used the parlor for
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part I: 1888-1900
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Grace George McGhee p. 81

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part I: 1888-1900
Central Park interurban tram Une which had been operating since 1891. No doubt the furniture was moved by horse and wagon via Westminster Road. For the next few years, my father was busy KESTBURJIABY i West Burnaby drug store at Kingsway and Sussex where Miss Wilhelmina George, sister of Grace
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part I: 1888-1900
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Grace Smith Pletcher p. 106

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
prizes at the Vancouver Exhibition for her cooking and preserves. Frank Price was our top neighbor; he could saw up a tree and make the most beautiful furniture out of the lumber. All the Prices were remarkable gardeners, 1 remember, especially Bill Price. May and Edith Price became teachers but in
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
first building in Vancouver Heights along Hastings. At right is L. C. Tull furniture store. Picture was taken around 1910. 121
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
buildings began to spring up as the businesses which were mostly at the intersection of Boundary and Hastings began to move into Vancouver Heights. L.C. Tull was the next merchant, opening up a furniture store two vacant lots to the east of us. 1 think that was just before the First World War. How
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part II: 1901-1910
. Burnaby finally had its own May Day in 1925. It lasted for some years until people began to lose interest in the idea. Mother used to take us on picnics in a big field with a stream running through. Woodward's furniture warehouse on Government stands there now. Every year, gypsies in their European
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
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Part II: 1901-1910
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
wagon and the McManuses had left south Vancouver, just as they were proceeding along Madison to Dundas almost in view of their new home, disaster struck. Horses and wagon became mired in the deep mud. The furniture was unloaded into the bush, then carried by hand the remaining block when daylight
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
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Annie Smedley Killeen p. 247

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
block East Hastings. The only furniture was a small bench. Sgt. Maxwell was in charge. Then there was Mr. Waddell, Mr. Parker, my brother Bill and, later on, Bert Hazell. Bill, by the way, worked in the Ross & Howard foundry as a moulder before and after the RCMP. 1 never rode in Bill's police
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
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Part III: 1911-1920
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Violet Butcher Lynds p. 275

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
destination. My aunt was going along with our furniture to show the driver the way, while I was there to keep her company. My parents, Florrie and Reuben Butcher, arrived that same day on the interurban. They got off at Leeside Station with my older sister, Thelma, age six, and Dorothy, a year and a
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
. The motormen on the Toonerville - the residents called it that after a comic strip - were very much in demand as they stopped along their route to pick up newspapers, chickens, crates of vegetables, pigs, eggs, furniture and even pastries for tea parties. Adam Taylor was everybody's favorite
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
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Part III: 1911-1920
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Sally Knowlton Yeates p. 303

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
. The motormen on the Toonerville - the residents called it that after a comic strip - were very much in demand as they stopped along their route to pick up newspapers, chickens, crates of vegetables, pigs, eggs, furniture and even pastries for tea parties. Adam Taylor was everybody's favorite
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
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Una Patience Carlson p. 355

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part III: 1911-1920
studio, for instance, was a trade-off for farm animals, machinery or produce. Mr. Patience preceded the family to orchestrate the move. His 1917 Maxwell touring car, the pride and joy of the children, was shipped by rail along with their furniture and another car owned by relative, Peter Govier. But
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
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Part III: 1911-1920
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
paper for bedding and slept in my clothes. 1 knew my wife would be bringing sheets and blankets with her. There was a water tap outside so 1 dug a ditch and piped it in. Still, 1 had to boil the water for drinking. The floor was so bad 1 went to a furniture store on McKay and bought two pieces of
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
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Part IV: 1921-1930
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Mabel Henderson Hawley p. 435

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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
does anyone remember the little wooden water tank that supplied the entire hill with water? It stood on the northeast corner of Cambridge Street and Grosvenor Avenue. Cambridge was only a trail then, and Grosvenor not much more. When we moved up there, the truck had to dump all our furniture and
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Original Book
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
does anyone remember the little wooden water tank that supplied the entire hill with water? It stood on the northeast corner of Cambridge Street and Grosvenor Avenue. Cambridge was only a trail then, and Grosvenor not much more. When we moved up there, the truck had to dump all our furniture and
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Original Book
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Grace Dommett Thould p. 467

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
the sawmill to others. Jubilee Fuel & Transfer essentially hauled fuel and furniture. But true to the work ethic of the day, Mr. Weir provided a number of other services. He would fill in the ruts and level off the dirt or gravel streets for the municipality. He even built some of the roads in
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Original Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
the sawmill to others. Jubilee Fuel & Transfer essentially hauled fuel and furniture. But true to the work ethic of the day, Mr. Weir provided a number of other services. He would fill in the ruts and level off the dirt or gravel streets for the municipality. He even built some of the roads in
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Original Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Boundary Road and Marine Drive. On April 9, 1928, I bought a 1927 one ton Chevrolet truck and started a furniture and fuel hauling business. We had a lot of work because everybody used coal or wood for heaHng and cooking. Rae Weir's 1927 one-ton three-speed Chevrolet truck boasted hand-operated
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
first winter and helped clear the rest of the land. Another hired man put in the basement and foundation. Near where Woodward's furniture store is now, there were these log cabins and two magnificent, big old timber bams. When one of these bams was tom down. Father got the shakes for our own bam
  1 Digital Chapter  
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Original Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
bits of second hand furniture given us. Mother also covered the wooden boxes we had brought our things in from Edmonton. That was our furniture for several years. With no furnace, my father moved the beds into the living room, and together with the fireplace and the kitchen stove, we were able
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
from Vancouver to Burnaby, into a little house at 2630 Fern Avenue. We all faced hardships during the Depression when one of every two families lost their house. We had no money, no food, losing our Vancouver home because we just couldn't afford the taxes. Our furniture was sold in order to buy
  1 Digital Chapter  
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
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Kapoor Singh Siddoo p. 482

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
from Vancouver to Burnaby, into a little house at 2630 Fern Avenue. We all faced hardships during the Depression when one of every two families lost their house. We had no money, no food, losing our Vancouver home because we just couldn't afford the taxes. Our furniture was sold in order to buy
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Pioneer Tales of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1987
Notes
Part IV: 1921-1930
Original Book
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Bylaw Number: 8476 - Zoning Bylaw 1965, Amendment Bylaw No 1, 1986

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/bylaw15902
Repository
Office of the City Clerk
Bylaw Number
8476
Final Adoption
1986 Feb 10
Status
Bylaws - Adopted
Provenance
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
Office of the City Clerk
Bylaw Number
8476
Final Adoption
1986 Feb 10
Status
Bylaws - Adopted
Provenance
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
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Proposed Text Amendment, Burnaby Zoning Bylaw: Service Commercial District (C4) Retail Furniture Sales Establishments

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport15836
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
10208
Meeting Date
16-Dec-1985
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
78
Item No.
20
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
10208
Meeting Date
16-Dec-1985
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
78
Item No.
20
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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MIS Furniture Implementation

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport16178
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
9412
Meeting Date
29-Jul-1985
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
51
Item No.
8
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
9412
Meeting Date
29-Jul-1985
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
51
Item No.
8
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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M. I. S. Furniture Implementation

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/councilreport16205
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
9338
Meeting Date
15-Jul-1985
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
48
Item No.
15
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
  2 Documents  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Report ID
9338
Meeting Date
15-Jul-1985
Type/Format
Council - Manager's Report
Manager's Report No.
48
Item No.
15
Collection/Fonds
City Council and Office of the City Clerk fonds
Documents
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Auction held at Lillian Mann's property

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto46247
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
March 18, 1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 24 cm
Item No.
480-1135
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people looking over the items in the upcoming public auction held on Lillian Mann's property.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
March 18, 1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1135
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 24 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a crowd of people looking over the items in the upcoming public auction held on Lillian Mann's property.
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Furniture
Persons - Crowds
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on recto of photograph reads: "The crowd looks over Manns possessions."
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "Crowd surveys possessions Lillian Mann collected over 28 years in her expropriated Burnaby home."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Cameron Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Burquitlam (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lyndhurst Area
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People moving a couch into a moving truck

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto59058
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
480-1464
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of four people lifting a couch into a moving truck while an elderly couple watch outside of a small house.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1464
Accession Number
2009-01
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 25.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of four people lifting a couch into a moving truck while an elderly couple watch outside of a small house.
Photographer
King, Basil
Subjects
Persons - Seniors
Furniture
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer's stamp on verso
Note on verso reads: "page 1 / Burnaby / Today / PMT 100%"
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