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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1948-1971
Collection/Fonds
Knight family collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
49 photographs (35 prints : b&w and col. - 14 negatives : b&w)
Item No.
510-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photographs of "the Bird Doctor" Virginia Knight and her husband Milton as well as: their property and aviaries, Lakeview Aviaries in Burnaby; their dogs and birds; travel photos; and and Milton's antique clocks and watches.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1948-1971
Collection/Fonds
Knight family collection
Physical Description
49 photographs (35 prints : b&w and col. - 14 negatives : b&w)
Description Level
File
Item No.
510-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Accession Number
BHS992-53
Scope and Content
Photographs of "the Bird Doctor" Virginia Knight and her husband Milton as well as: their property and aviaries, Lakeview Aviaries in Burnaby; their dogs and birds; travel photos; and and Milton's antique clocks and watches.
Subjects
Animals - Birds
Animals - Dogs
Buildings - Commercial - Kennels
Occupations - Veterinarians
Names
Knight, Virginia
Knight, Milton
Lakeview Aviaries
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of photographs
Stamp on verso of 510-001 reads: "Woodward's Advertising Photography"
Note on verso of 510-003 reads: "Taken at San Juan Capistrano. The minute you enter the place these pigeons light all over you and they sell you small bags of wheat to feed them." Other notes and date stamp on verso.
Note on verso of 510-010 reads: "Virgie + Sheila Joan (Easton) Mulliner / New Year's Eve / 1970-71"
510-008, 510-009, 510-011, 510-012: Date stamp on verso reads "Jan 12, 1962"
Note on verso of 510-022 reads: "My little Saw-Whet Owl who was one of my patients. Fully recovered and hand tame."
510-024 is five small photographs glued to a black paper album page
Handwritten notes on recto of 510-032, describing the clocks in the photograph.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 5255 Sperling Avenue
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Lake Area
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