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Opposed to twin-tower development

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
March 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.5 x 24 cm
Item No.
480-1255
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of members of the Willingdon Heights community protesting against Bosa Bros Construction Ltd's proposal to build a twin-tower development on corner of Hastings Street and Boundary Road. They protested with picket signs that read: "STOP BLOCK-BUSTING" and "COUNCIL MUST LISTEN!". Despite t…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
March 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1255
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.5 x 24 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of members of the Willingdon Heights community protesting against Bosa Bros Construction Ltd's proposal to build a twin-tower development on corner of Hastings Street and Boundary Road. They protested with picket signs that read: "STOP BLOCK-BUSTING" and "COUNCIL MUST LISTEN!". Despite these demonstrations, Bosa Bros Construction Ltd. was eventually granted permission from council to build the twin-towers.
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Protests and Demonstrations
Names
Bosa Properties
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "RESIDENTS AGAINST HIGHRISES ... Burnaby residents braved a Sunday drizzle to carry on their battle to stop Bosa Bros. Construction from building a 13 and 15-storey apartment complex at the corner of Hastings and Boundary. Protesters say the complex will not fit in with the character of the surrounding neighbourhood."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Burnaby - Boundary Road
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 1979
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 24.5 cm
Item No.
480-516
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Richmond Raiders' Rick Segel (61) blocking airborne Meralomas' player Blake Ferris from landing on or getting to the Raiders' quarterback (who is visible standing behind Rick Segel). This photograph was most likely taken in Richmond, as the Richmond team is wearing their "whites".
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 1979
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-516
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 24.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Richmond Raiders' Rick Segel (61) blocking airborne Meralomas' player Blake Ferris from landing on or getting to the Raiders' quarterback (who is visible standing behind Rick Segel). This photograph was most likely taken in Richmond, as the Richmond team is wearing their "whites".
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Sports - Football
Sports - Team Sports
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Segel, Rick
Ferris, Blake
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "Rick Segel of Richmond raiders (61) gets his hands on high-flying Blake Ferris of Meralomas before Ferris can get his hands on the quarterback."
Note on recto of photograph reads: "Black - Blake Ferris, 61 - Rick Segel"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Richmond
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
August 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 19 cm
Item No.
480-518
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Richmond and Surrey playing against each other at the "Junior Big 4", a football conference that is now known as the British Columbia Football Conference (BCFC). Richmond's Jim Seeback has possession of the ball, and is able to side step a tackle by Surrey's Bill Charlton as players f…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
August 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-518
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 19 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Richmond and Surrey playing against each other at the "Junior Big 4", a football conference that is now known as the British Columbia Football Conference (BCFC). Richmond's Jim Seeback has possession of the ball, and is able to side step a tackle by Surrey's Bill Charlton as players from both teams look on.
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Sports - Football
Sports - Team Sports
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Seeback, Jim
Charlton, Bill
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on recto of photograph reads: "Jim Seeback (Rich) Bill Charlton Sry."
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "Richmond's Jim Seeback side steps tackle by Surrey's Bill Charlton during Jr. Big Four action Sunday in Richmond."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Richmond
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Dave Mercier at McDonalds

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 1, 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 23.5 cm
Item No.
480-1178
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Mayor Dave Mercier, wearing a t-shirt which reads: "THE MAYOR" helps out during McDonald's Restaurants McHappy Days. Joining the mayor at McDonald's Hastings Street outlet were Harold Snepts of the Vancouver Canucks on the far left, and Gino Bolognes of the North Burnaby Lions…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 1, 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1178
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 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 Burnaby Mayor Dave Mercier, wearing a t-shirt which reads: "THE MAYOR" helps out during McDonald's Restaurants McHappy Days. Joining the mayor at McDonald's Hastings Street outlet were Harold Snepts of the Vancouver Canucks on the far left, and Gino Bolognes of the North Burnaby Lions beside him. A female employee is visible on the other side of the mayor, and looks to be pushing him, to get closer to the hamburger buns that they are all helping to dress.
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Buildings - Commercial - Restaurants
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Persons - Athletes
Names
Mercier, David M "Dave"
Snepts, Harold
Bolognes, Gino
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "HAMBURGER HELPER ... Burnaby Mayor Dave Mercier, wearing identifying T-shirt, used his former experience as short-order cook to pitch in with McDonald's Restaurants McHappy Days last Wednesday. Joining the mayor at McDonald's Hastings St. outlet were Harold Snepts of the Vancouver Canucks on far left, and Gino Bolognes of the North Burnaby Lions beside him. Regular restaurant employee on far right tries to squeeze into the action as well."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Images
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