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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965, published June 19, 1965
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 4.5 cm
Item No.
480-050
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernie Brown, the Burnaby engineer that designed the golf course that would be built on Burnaby Mountain, on District Lot 137.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965, published June 19, 1965
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-050
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 4.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernie Brown, the Burnaby engineer that designed the golf course that would be built on Burnaby Mountain, on District Lot 137.
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Brown, Ernie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm
Item No.
480-993
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Art Purden at the time of his appointment as Chief Engineer of the Greater Vancouver Regional District (now Metro Vancouver).
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
November 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-993
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Art Purden at the time of his appointment as Chief Engineer of the Greater Vancouver Regional District (now Metro Vancouver).
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Purden, Art
Metro Vancouver
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963, published August 9, 1963
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
480-1108
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the first Superintendent of Engineering Services ever to be appointed at Simon Fraser University , Arthur Orr.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963, published August 9, 1963
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1108
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.5 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the first Superintendent of Engineering Services ever to be appointed at Simon Fraser University , Arthur Orr.
Photographer
Williams Brothers Photographers Limited
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Orr, Arthur
Simon Fraser University
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 11, 1995
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 15 cm
Item No.
535-0012
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of International Submarine Engineering Limited's Stephen Nishio with a scale model of a remotely operated Dolphin submarine.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 11, 1995
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
535-0012
Accession Number
2012-11
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 15 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of International Submarine Engineering Limited's Stephen Nishio with a scale model of a remotely operated Dolphin submarine.
Photographer
Bartel, Mario
Creator
Burnaby NewsLeader
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Nishio, Stephen
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in black ink on recto of photograph reads: "Bby 15 - 50% / 2710 Bby Mario B"
Trim marks and/or reproduction instructions on recto (scan is cropped)
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Great Northern Railway

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38814
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1905]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5 x 5 cm on page 11.5 x 14 cm (pasted in album)
Item No.
477-133
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Great Northern Railway train going through the Burnaby Lake area. The railroad was built along the north shore of Burnaby Lake in 1904.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1905]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Kitty Hill Peers Family Photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
477-133
Accession Number
2007-12
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5 x 5 cm on page 11.5 x 14 cm (pasted in album)
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Great Northern Railway train going through the Burnaby Lake area. The railroad was built along the north shore of Burnaby Lake in 1904.
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Great Northern Railway
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1978]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
480-1106
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Director of Engineering, Ernie Olson. He was the Director of Engineering from 1963 until his retirement in 1989.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1978]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1106
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Director of Engineering, Ernie Olson. He was the Director of Engineering from 1963 until his retirement in 1989.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Subjects
Occupations - Civic Workers
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Olson, Ernie
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965, published December 1, 1965
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
480-1112
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of roads and sewer design engineer for the Burnaby municipal engineering department, Nicholas Savchencko.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965, published December 1, 1965
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1112
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of roads and sewer design engineer for the Burnaby municipal engineering department, Nicholas Savchencko.
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Occupations - Civic Workers
Names
Savchencko, Nicholas
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1954 and 1956]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Item No.
480-1554
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Planning Engineer, William (Bill) Blakely.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1954 and 1956]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1554
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Planning Engineer, William (Bill) Blakely.
Subjects
Occupations - Civic Workers
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Blakely, William "Bill"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso reads: "W. "Bill" Blakeley / Burnaby"
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1954 and 1956]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 9.5 cm
Item No.
480-1555
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Planning Engineer, William (Bill) Blakely.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1954 and 1956]
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1555
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 9.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Planning Engineer, William (Bill) Blakely.
Subjects
Occupations - Civic Workers
Occupations - Engineers
Names
Blakely, William "Bill"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso reads: "Bill Blakely / Burnaby / planning engineer"
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 14, 1996
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 21 cm
Item No.
535-0168
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Tom Collings, a lab engineer at Simon Fraser University (SFU) holding his 'V-chip' invention that allows images and language to be programmed out of television shows.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 14, 1996
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
535-0168
Accession Number
2012-11
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 21 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Tom Collings, a lab engineer at Simon Fraser University (SFU) holding his 'V-chip' invention that allows images and language to be programmed out of television shows.
Creator
Burnaby NewsLeader
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
Collings, Tom
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "Tim Collings / SFU"
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1910
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.1 x 17.1 cm mounted on 20.2 x 25.3 cm cardboard
Item No.
035-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a rock crusher engine and crew at Edmonds. Identified: foreman Pete Watt (3rd from left) and Jack McMurray (fourth from left). Annotations on back of photograph reads: "engineer George Harden [or Harder] at the wheel with Harry [or Harvey] Harrison beside him" and "others are Bob Ell…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1910
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
035-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.1 x 17.1 cm mounted on 20.2 x 25.3 cm cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a rock crusher engine and crew at Edmonds. Identified: foreman Pete Watt (3rd from left) and Jack McMurray (fourth from left). Annotations on back of photograph reads: "engineer George Harden [or Harder] at the wheel with Harry [or Harvey] Harrison beside him" and "others are Bob Ellis, Sandy Scott, and Billy Waller [or Walter?]."
Photographer
Moore, W.J.
Subjects
Occupations - Labourers
Occupations - Engineers
Construction Tools and Equipment
Names
Ellis, Bob
Harder, George
Harrison, Harry
McMurray, Jack
Scott, Sandy
Waller, Billy
Watt, Pete
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on back reads, "W.J. Moore, Photographer, Vancouver, B.C. / Walden Block or 25 & Main"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
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Burnaby municipal engineer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto45977
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 23 cm
Item No.
480-872
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Burnaby municipal engineer crouched down on a bridge over a creek, pointing towards the area where the municipality planned to divert the creek (400 feet away). A newspaper clipping attached to the back of the photograph identifies the engineer as Ernie Olson, but there is some ques…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-872
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 23 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Burnaby municipal engineer crouched down on a bridge over a creek, pointing towards the area where the municipality planned to divert the creek (400 feet away). A newspaper clipping attached to the back of the photograph identifies the engineer as Ernie Olson, but there is some question as to its accuracy.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Subjects
Geographic Features - Creeks
Occupations - Civic Workers
Occupations - Engineers
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on recto of photograph reads: "This Creek will be diverted 400 ft this way"
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "Burnaby municipal engineer Ernie Olson points to area where creek would be diverted, 400 feet from present site.
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Westminster Branch employees

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36546
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1905
Collection/Fonds
John DeForrest collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia composite ; 19 x 24 cm on board 27 x 32.5 cm
Item No.
293-007
Storage Location
A/V Storage - Oversize Box 3
Scope and Content
Composite photograph of the employees of the Westminster Branch of the British Columbia Electric Railway Company. A name has been written in pen under many of the photographs: starting at the top left; Neelands, McNel, Wilson, Stuart, Blair, unidentified, Healy, Innes, Rawlison. One row down, five …
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1905
Collection/Fonds
John DeForrest collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
293-007
Accession Number
BHS992-30
Storage Location
A/V Storage - Oversize Box 3
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia composite ; 19 x 24 cm on board 27 x 32.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Composite photograph of the employees of the Westminster Branch of the British Columbia Electric Railway Company. A name has been written in pen under many of the photographs: starting at the top left; Neelands, McNel, Wilson, Stuart, Blair, unidentified, Healy, Innes, Rawlison. One row down, five together to the left are; Marsh, Grimmison, Huston, Gregory, Stewart. Four in the center are; Shiles, unidentified, Whitmore, McQuarrie. Five together to the right are; Dickinson, Routley, Thorburn, Monterth, unidentified. Second row down, five together on the left are; Butterfield, Rainey, Alcock, WIlliams, Feeney. Three together in the center are; Glover, Buntzen, Sperling. Four together on the right are; Dunlop and three unidentified.Three rows down, four together on the left are; Reid, Grimmer, McArthur, Brown. Center is unidentified except for Wilson, who is three from the right. Four together on the right are; unidentified, Harris, Ellis, unidentified. Four rows down, three together on the left are; Miller, Featherstone, Williams. The rest of the center are unidentified, and the last three on the right are; McAurthur, Holland, and Hudson. Also included in the composite are two photographs of electric railroad cars, one of the New Westminster shoreline and one of a train station.
Photographer
Okamura, P.L.
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Occupations - Railroad Conductors
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on recto of composite photograph reads: "~1905~/ PRESENTED TO / J. BUNTZEN ESQ./ BY / THE EMPLOYEES, WESTMINISTER BRANCH B.C.E.RY.CO.LTD."
Photographer's stamp on recto of board reads: "P. L. OKAMURA NEW WESTMINISTER, B.C."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - New Westminster
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Ernie Olson with Mayor Tom Constable

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto46219
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 16, 1979
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 23 cm
Item No.
480-1107
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby municipal engineer Ernie Olson being congratulated by Mayor Tom Constable for receiving the Cyril Henderson Award from the Association of Municipal Administrators.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 16, 1979
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1107
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 23 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby municipal engineer Ernie Olson being congratulated by Mayor Tom Constable for receiving the Cyril Henderson Award from the Association of Municipal Administrators.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Subjects
Ceremonies - Award Ceremonies
Occupations - Civic Workers
Occupations - Engineers
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Olson, Ernie
Constable, Thomas W. "Tom"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "ENGINEER TOPS ... Burnaby municipal engineer Ernie Olson (right) accepts congratulations from Mayor Tom Constable after Olson was chosen as the winner of the Cyril Henderson Award from the Association of Municipal Administrators. His computer-assisted mapping facility was judged the best entry in Canada. Along with the plaque, Olson received a cheque for $200."
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