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Health Minister Dennis Cocke

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto45340
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 6, 1975
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 10 cm
Item No.
480-235
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Health Minister Dennis Cocke wearing a suit and waving his hard hat at the camera while he sits in the bulldozer that "broke the ground" at the Burnaby General Hospital construction site. Cocke was a provincial minister of health in Dave Barrett's New Democratic Party government, whic…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 6, 1975
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-235
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 10 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Health Minister Dennis Cocke wearing a suit and waving his hard hat at the camera while he sits in the bulldozer that "broke the ground" at the Burnaby General Hospital construction site. Cocke was a provincial minister of health in Dave Barrett's New Democratic Party government, which ran the province from 1972 to 1975, and was the Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) representing New Westminster from 1969 to 1986.
Photographer
King, Basil
Subjects
Officials - Elected Officials
Construction Tools and Equipment
Names
Burnaby General Hospital
New Democratic Party
Cocke, Dennis
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 3935 Kincaid Street
Burnaby - Kincaid Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cascade-Schou Area
Images
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Health Minister Dennis Cocke with Vera Curtis and W.M. Reid

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto45347
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1973, published February 17, 1973
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 23.5 x 18.5 cm
Item No.
480-242
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Health Minister Dennis Cocke sitting in a combination bath-wheelchair with supervisor Vera Curtis in a nurse's uniform, and director of nursing W.M. Reid standing in front in a black suit during the opening of the then new extended health care wing. Cocke was a provincial minister of …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1973, published February 17, 1973
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-242
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 23.5 x 18.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Health Minister Dennis Cocke sitting in a combination bath-wheelchair with supervisor Vera Curtis in a nurse's uniform, and director of nursing W.M. Reid standing in front in a black suit during the opening of the then new extended health care wing. Cocke was a provincial minister of health in Dave Barrett's New Democratic Party government, which ran the province from 1972 to 1975, and was the Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) representing New Westminster from 1969 to 1986.
Photographer
Symonds, John
Subjects
Officials - Elected Officials
Occupations - Nurses
Transportation - Wheelchairs
Names
Burnaby General Hospital
New Democratic Party
Cocke, Dennis
Curtis, Vera
Reid, W.M.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "Health Minister Dennis Cocke took a load off his feet for a moment Sunday. At Burnaby General Hospital to open the new extended care wing, he tried out a combination bath-wheelchair. Supervisor Mrs. Vera Curtis, centre, and director of nursing Mrs. W.M. Reid look on."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 3935 Kincaid Street
Burnaby - Kincaid Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cascade-Schou Area
Images
Less detail

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