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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1930 and 1934] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.2 x 2.9 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
370-194
Scope and Content
Photograph of E. Cary sitting in front of a tree at the front of 311 Madison Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1930 and 1934] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Burnaby Image Bank subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-194
Accession Number
BHS1999-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.2 x 2.9 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of E. Cary sitting in front of a tree at the front of 311 Madison Avenue.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Cary, E.
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Negative has a pink cast
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Madison Avenue
Burnaby - 311 Madison Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Heights Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1912]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.3 x 10.7 cm
Item No.
001-012
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Edmonds District, including bush, houses and a windmill.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1912]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Stride family subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
001-012
Accession Number
BHS2007-04
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.3 x 10.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Edmonds District, including bush, houses and a windmill.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1943] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 2.9 x 4.3 cm print on contact sheet 20.4 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
370-656
Scope and Content
Photograph taken looking south from the back of 2224 Antrim Avenue (later renumbered 6957 Antrim Avenue). The British Columbia Electric Railway Company tracks and Central Park tram are partially visible in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1943] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Burnaby Image Bank subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-656
Accession Number
BHS1999-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 2.9 x 4.3 cm print on contact sheet 20.4 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph taken looking south from the back of 2224 Antrim Avenue (later renumbered 6957 Antrim Avenue). The British Columbia Electric Railway Company tracks and Central Park tram are partially visible in the background.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Negative has a pink cast
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Antrim Avenue
Burnaby - 6957 Antrim Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1904]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5 x 7.5 cm on page 11.5 x 14 cm (pasted in album)
Item No.
477-164
Scope and Content
Photograph taken looking north from the home of Claude Hill. This house, known as Brookfield, was in the Burnaby Lake area and was home to the Hill family until about 1906. The property is the current site of the Burnaby Village Museum. To the right can be seen a road which is most likely Douglas R…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1904]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Kitty Hill Peers family photograph series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
477-164
Accession Number
2007-12
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5 x 7.5 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 taken looking north from the home of Claude Hill. This house, known as Brookfield, was in the Burnaby Lake area and was home to the Hill family until about 1906. The property is the current site of the Burnaby Village Museum. To the right can be seen a road which is most likely Douglas Road (later Canada Way).
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morley-Buckingham Area
Images
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Herolz family and friends

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37980
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.2 x 2.8 cm print on contact sheet 20.7 x 26.2 cm
Item No.
370-567
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Herolz family and friends at Deer Lake Drive. Deer Lake can be seen in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Burnaby Image Bank subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-567
Accession Number
BHS1999-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.2 x 2.8 cm print on contact sheet 20.7 x 26.2 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Herolz family and friends at Deer Lake Drive. Deer Lake can be seen in the background.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Herolz family
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Burnaby - Deer Lake Drive
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morley-Buckingham Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1914] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.5 x 2.6 cm print on contact sheet 20.7 x 26.2 cm
Item No.
370-571
Scope and Content
Photograph of Deer Lake as seen through the trees.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1914] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Burnaby Image Bank subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-571
Accession Number
BHS1999-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.5 x 2.6 cm print on contact sheet 20.7 x 26.2 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Deer Lake as seen through the trees.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Oakalla Area
Images
Less detail

Driveway at 3812 Deer Lake Avenue

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38725
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1937]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 10.5 cm on page 15 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
477-044
Scope and Content
Photograph of the driveway of 3812 Deer Lake Avenue covered in snow (old numbering system). This was the home of Claude and Annie Hill.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1937]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Kitty Hill Peers family photograph series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
477-044
Accession Number
2007-12
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 10.5 cm on page 15 x 17.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the driveway of 3812 Deer Lake Avenue covered in snow (old numbering system). This was the home of Claude and Annie Hill.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 3812 Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - 6570 Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1944
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Item No.
545-045
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman (later Yanko) standing near an apple tree in Nelson, British Columbia.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1944
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-045
Accession Number
2012-09
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman (later Yanko) standing near an apple tree in Nelson, British Columbia.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Yanko, Leida Doria "Lillian Doris" Carman
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in pencil on verso of photograph reads: "Lillian Carman Yanko / apple tree / Nelson"
Note written on album page reads: "1944 / Lillian - Apple Tree - Nelson, BC"
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "1944"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Nelson
Images
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Louise Irwin at Barnet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto15263
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1930] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
In the Shadow by the Sea collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of young Louise Irwin standing under a tree in the yard of the Irwin family home at Barnet Lumber Mill. The house is visible behind her.
Administrative History
Henry Stanley Irwin (1890-1966) started work at Barnet mill in 1924. Henry and his wife Elsie May Irwin (Taylor) Irwin (1894-1985) first lived with thier two daughters, Eleanor (Nelson) (1924-2005) and Louise (1927-) in a worker's cabin before moving to the Barnet Mill's managers' residence. The ho…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
In the Shadow by the Sea collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of young Louise Irwin standing under a tree in the yard of the Irwin family home at Barnet Lumber Mill. The house is visible behind her.
Administrative History
Henry Stanley Irwin (1890-1966) started work at Barnet mill in 1924. Henry and his wife Elsie May Irwin (Taylor) Irwin (1894-1985) first lived with thier two daughters, Eleanor (Nelson) (1924-2005) and Louise (1927-) in a worker's cabin before moving to the Barnet Mill's managers' residence. The household included Elsie's mother, Elizabeth (Shephard) Taylor (1868-1950). The family resided at Barnet until they moved to Vancouver in September 1939. Louise and her older sister Eleanor attended Barnet School like other children in the Barnet area. After the mill closed in 1931, Henry was unemployed for two years, during this time, he hired a horse and driver and cut logs from the slopes of Burnaby Mountain to support his family.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Barnet Mill
Barnet Lumber Company
Irwin, Louise
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Accession Code
BV019.32.82
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1930] (date of original), copied 2004
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Storage Location
Digital storage
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

MacKenzie family and friends

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto160
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1907 or 1908]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.1 x 10.3 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of six adults and three children, identified as the MacKenzie family and friends. They are standing in the bushes in the woods. A note in the accession file identifies some of the people in the photograph. Back row of three men (l to r): Charles Hutton visiting from Moosejaw wearing a b…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.1 x 10.3 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of six adults and three children, identified as the MacKenzie family and friends. They are standing in the bushes in the woods. A note in the accession file identifies some of the people in the photograph. Back row of three men (l to r): Charles Hutton visiting from Moosejaw wearing a bowler hat on the back of his head, and two unidentified men. Middle row (l to r): Miss Evelyn Hutton from Moosejaw, the sister of Charles Hutton, Mrs. Eunice MacKenzie (the donor's mother), and Mr. Alexander MacKenzie (the donor's father) holding a baby (Art MacKenzie). Front row of two children (l to r): Donald B. MacKenzie (the donor's brother) and Jean MacKenzie Davidson (the donor).
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Davidson, Jean MacKenzie
Hutton, Charles
Hutton, Evelyn
MacKenzie, Alexander
MacKenzie, Art
MacKenzie, Donald B.
MacKenzie, Eunice
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV985.24.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1907 or 1908]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
30-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 1946
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 10.5 cm
Item No.
545-074
Scope and Content
Photograph of Eugenia “Jenny” (Haresomovych) (Carman) Nagy standing on a planked sidewalk under blossoming fruit trees. This photograph was taken in Nelson, British Columbia.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 1946
Collection/Fonds
Yanko family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
545-074
Accession Number
2012-09
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 10.5 cm
Material Details
Secured to album page with photo corners
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Eugenia “Jenny” (Haresomovych) (Carman) Nagy standing on a planked sidewalk under blossoming fruit trees. This photograph was taken in Nelson, British Columbia.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Nagy, Eugenia "Jenny" Haresomovych Carman
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Mum / June 1946"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Nelson
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
243-058
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a nursing tree growing out of a stump on Mount Elma. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
George Grant subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-058
Accession Number
BHS1990-06
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 13 x 8 cm, mounted on heavy-weight paper 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of a nursing tree growing out of a stump on Mount Elma. This was part of a trip to the Forbidden Plateau made by a small party of City of Courtenay officials. George A. Grant was one of the climbers in the party.
Photographer
Tait, Preston L.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Continuation of title: "...Forbidden Plateau - Courtenay, B.C."
Handwritten note on facing page reads: "On Mount Elma 4700 ft. where we first saw the real snow."
Photographer identifies photograph as no. 889
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver Island
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-198
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Pontifex family near their Roberts Street property, in the Deer Lake area. Left to right: Robert Pontifex (father); Vivien Pontifex (daughter); Helen Pontifex (daughter); Beatrix Pontifex (mother). Robert and Beatrix had seven children in total: Vivien, Helen, Bob, Audrey, Barba…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Pioneer Tales subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-198
Accession Number
BHS1988-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Pontifex family near their Roberts Street property, in the Deer Lake area. Left to right: Robert Pontifex (father); Vivien Pontifex (daughter); Helen Pontifex (daughter); Beatrix Pontifex (mother). Robert and Beatrix had seven children in total: Vivien, Helen, Bob, Audrey, Barbara, Basil, and Hugh.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Pontifex, Beatrix Bond
Pontifex, Helen
Pontifex, Robert
Pontifex, Vivien
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Roberts Street
Burnaby - 6411 Roberts Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 6 x 10 cm print
Item No.
267-004
Scope and Content
Photograph of a boy leaning on a tree next to a very large stump at Piper Avenue and Government Road.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[192-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Photographs subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
267-004
Accession Number
BHS1991-34
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 6 x 10 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a boy leaning on a tree next to a very large stump at Piper Avenue and Government Road.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Print is a colour copy of a sepia original
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Government Road
Burnaby - Piper Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Maywood Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1921 or 1922] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Item No.
549-008
Scope and Content
Photograph of members of the Brown-John family sitting and standing on the blasting stump. This stump was located near the corner of Gilmore Avenue and Napier Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1921 or 1922] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burna-Boom Oral History project series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
549-008
Accession Number
2012-30
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of members of the Brown-John family sitting and standing on the blasting stump. This stump was located near the corner of Gilmore Avenue and Napier Street.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Brown-John, Victor Joseph Charles
Brown-John, Archie
Brown-John, Frank
Brown-John, Roy
Ansdell, Elsie Brown-John
Brown-John, Clive
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Burnaby - Napier Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Item No.
549-009
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Brown-John children playing on the blasting stump that was located near the corner of Gilmore Avenue and Napier Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1920] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burna-Boom Oral History project series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
549-009
Accession Number
2012-30
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Brown-John children playing on the blasting stump that was located near the corner of Gilmore Avenue and Napier Street.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Brown-John, Victor
Brown-John, Archie
Brown-John, Frank
Brown-John, Roy
Brown-John, Clive
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Burnaby - Napier Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
Images
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Taken from Armstrong Avenue School

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35044
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1949 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.8 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
179-015
Scope and Content
Photograph taken from an Armstrong Avenue School classroom. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "View from the second floor of Armstrong Ave School looking North to Burnaby Lake, 1949."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1949 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Chamberlain family subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
179-015
Accession Number
BHS1986-27
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.8 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph taken from an Armstrong Avenue School classroom. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "View from the second floor of Armstrong Ave School looking North to Burnaby Lake, 1949."
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Armstrong Avenue School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Print made from col. slide
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Armstrong Avenue
Burnaby - 8757 Armstrong Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Images
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Former grounds of the Hart House

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38389
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1990]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 9 x 13 cm
Item No.
422-020
Scope and Content
Photograph of the former grounds of the Hart House. This area is now the Parking Lot of the Burnaby Village Museum at Canada Way and Sperling Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1990]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Municipal record subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
422-020
Accession Number
BHS2001-09
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 9 x 13 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the former grounds of the Hart House. This area is now the Parking Lot of the Burnaby Village Museum at Canada Way and Sperling Avenue.
Photographer
Wolf, Jim
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Canada Way
Burnaby - Sperling Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morley-Buckingham Area
Images
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Fraser Scrubland and burnt timber

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37140
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1911 and 1919]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 12.5 cm print
Item No.
325-012
Scope and Content
Photograph of Fraser Scrubland and burnt timber in the Edmonds district.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1911 and 1919]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Disney family subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
325-012
Accession Number
BHS1996-04
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 12.5 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Fraser Scrubland and burnt timber in the Edmonds district.
Photographer
Disney, John Harold "Jack"
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Images
Less detail

Toothpick stump at Gilmore Ave and Parker St

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto737
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1924]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 6.9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a man sitting near the top of a giant tree stump at Willingdon Heights. According to an accompanying note prepared by Burnaby Village Museum and supported by the inscription on the photograph, the stump was at the southeast corner of Parker Street and Gilmore Avenue in the Willingdon…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 6.9 cm
Material Details
Annotations on the front of the photograph read: "Gilmour & Parker. South. 1924" and "Toothpick Stump." An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "Wide - 98 inch at TOB [sic - top] / Ground level 25 feet / SE corner of Parker & Gilmour / March 11 1971 / A Bingham."
Scope and Content
Photograph of a man sitting near the top of a giant tree stump at Willingdon Heights. According to an accompanying note prepared by Burnaby Village Museum and supported by the inscription on the photograph, the stump was at the southeast corner of Parker Street and Gilmore Avenue in the Willingdon Heights district.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Bingham, Alfred "Alf"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Parker Street
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Accession Code
HV976.46.3
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1924]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
18/8/2006
Scale
100
Photographer
Bingham, Alfred "Alf"
Notes
Title based on caption of photograph
Images
Less detail

Standing on a tree stump

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto325
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[191-?]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of two women in large brimmed straw hats, standing on a large tree stump in a field. One woman is wearing checkered pattern dress, and the other a white blouse and long skirt, with a scarf at the neck. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads: "Mil Reeder [sp?] & I at Elko goin…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of two women in large brimmed straw hats, standing on a large tree stump in a field. One woman is wearing checkered pattern dress, and the other a white blouse and long skirt, with a scarf at the neck. An annotation on the back of the photograph reads: "Mil Reeder [sp?] & I at Elko going to the saw mill."
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Elko
Accession Code
HV983.42.65
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[191-?]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
800
Scan Date
28-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

Standing on tree stumps

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto601
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[190-?] (date of original), copied 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.2 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of people standing on tree stumps in the woods. On one stump, a man in a three piece suit, with a hat and a pipe in his mouth is squatting, and on another stump, two women in overcoats and hats and a man wearing a vest is standing together. The squatting man on the stump resem…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.2 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of people standing on tree stumps in the woods. On one stump, a man in a three piece suit, with a hat and a pipe in his mouth is squatting, and on another stump, two women in overcoats and hats and a man wearing a vest is standing together. The squatting man on the stump resembles Arthur Rowe, the husband of Winnie Hill Rowe, and son-in-law of Bernard Hill.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
HV977.123.7
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[190-?] (date of original), copied 1977
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
23-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

Maude Hill standing by a tree

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto618
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[190-?] (date of original), copied 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.2 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a woman standing by a giant tree or tree stump. The woman is wearing a blouse and long skirt, with a blazer on the top, and a fur shawl over her shoulders. She is also wearing a large brimmed hat. She is identified as Mrs. Maude Hill, the first wife of Claude Hill (son of Bernard Hill…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.2 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of a woman standing by a giant tree or tree stump. The woman is wearing a blouse and long skirt, with a blazer on the top, and a fur shawl over her shoulders. She is also wearing a large brimmed hat. She is identified as Mrs. Maude Hill, the first wife of Claude Hill (son of Bernard Hill).
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Hill, Alice Maude Huggett "Maude"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - North Vancouver
Accession Code
HV977.123.24
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[190-?] (date of original), copied 1977
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For another photograph of the same woman, see HV977.123.10 to .12
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
23-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[193-] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
In the Shadow by the Sea collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of a cherry tree in blossom in the yard of the Irwin family at the Barnet Lumber Mill.A wooden picket fence borders the yard.
Administrative History
Henry Stanley Irwin (1890-1966) started work at Barnet mill in 1924. Henry and his wife Elsie May Irwin (Taylor) Irwin (1894-1985) first lived with thier two daughters, Eleanor (Nelson) (1924-2005) and Louise (1927-) in a worker's cabin before moving to the Barnet Mill's managers' residence. The ho…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
In the Shadow by the Sea collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of a cherry tree in blossom in the yard of the Irwin family at the Barnet Lumber Mill.A wooden picket fence borders the yard.
Administrative History
Henry Stanley Irwin (1890-1966) started work at Barnet mill in 1924. Henry and his wife Elsie May Irwin (Taylor) Irwin (1894-1985) first lived with thier two daughters, Eleanor (Nelson) (1924-2005) and Louise (1927-) in a worker's cabin before moving to the Barnet Mill's managers' residence. The household included Elsie's mother, Elizabeth (Shephard) Taylor (1868-1950). The family resided at Barnet until they moved to Vancouver in September 1939. Louise and her older sister Eleanor attended Barnet School like other children in the Barnet area. After the mill closed in 1931, Henry was unemployed for two years, during this time, he hired a horse and driver and cut logs from the slopes of Burnaby Mountain to support his family.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Barnet Mill
Barnet Lumber Company
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Accession Code
BV019.32.81
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[193-] (date of original), copied 2004
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Storage Location
Digital storage
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

Tree at Choate Station

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34410
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.8 x 11.1 cm on page 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
020-117
Scope and Content
Photograph of a young person seated on a rock in front of a tree. A cabin can be seen in the background and a caption accompanying the photograph reads "tree at Choate Stn." This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Peers family subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-117
Accession Number
BHS2007-04
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.8 x 11.1 cm on page 17.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a young person seated on a rock in front of a tree. A cabin can be seen in the background and a caption accompanying the photograph reads "tree at Choate Stn." This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
Photographer
Peers, Arthur Francis "Mike"
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Choate
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 6, 1998
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
535-1187
Scope and Content
Photograph of two unidentified students taking samples from a tree.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 6, 1998
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
535-1187
Accession Number
2012-11
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of two unidentified students taking samples from a tree.
Photographer
Ponne, Simone
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in black ink on recto of photograph reads: "TC 16 76% 54+36 / TC Simone 1000 3"
Trim marks and/or reproduction instructions on recto (scan is cropped)
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[199-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 11 cm x 9 cm
Item No.
451-017
Scope and Content
Polaroid photograph of a flowering plum tree in the Easthope's garden at 6671 Halifax Street.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[199-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Easthope family subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
451-017
Accession Number
BHS2003-06
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 11 cm x 9 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Polaroid photograph of a flowering plum tree in the Easthope's garden at 6671 Halifax Street.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in black pen on recto reads: "Flowering plum, 6671 Halifax St., Burnaby, BC ca. 1990"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6671 Halifax Street
Burnaby - Halifax Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Lochdale (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lochdale Area
Images
Less detail

Tree stump on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97807
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-008
Scope and Content
Photograph of a tree stump.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-008
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a tree stump.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Handwritten note on slide reads: "W. Road Mixed Forest."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Dogwood tree on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97816
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-018
Scope and Content
Photograph of a dogwood tree in bloom.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-018
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a dogwood tree in bloom.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Hazel tree on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97818
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-019
Scope and Content
Photograph of a hazel tree.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-019
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a hazel tree.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Stamp on slide reads: "26 AUG."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Bitter cherry tree on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97821
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1997
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-022
Scope and Content
Photograph of a bitter cherry tree.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1997
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-022
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a bitter cherry tree.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Stamp on slide reads: "Aug 22, 1997."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Cutting down a Christmas tree

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35382
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1925
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-239
Scope and Content
Photograph of twin sisters, Kay and Evelyn Rorison, cutting down a Christmas tree. Kay and Evelyn were the daughters of William and Alma Rorison of 3907 River Road (later becoming 4593 Marine Drive at Strathern Avenue).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1925
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Pioneer Tales subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-239
Accession Number
BHS1988-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of twin sisters, Kay and Evelyn Rorison, cutting down a Christmas tree. Kay and Evelyn were the daughters of William and Alma Rorison of 3907 River Road (later becoming 4593 Marine Drive at Strathern Avenue).
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
North, Kay Rorison
Rorison, Evelyn
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - River Road
Burnaby - Marine Drive
Burnaby - 4593 Marine Drive
Historic Neighbourhood
Fraser Arm (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Sussex-Nelson Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1948
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 12.5 cm
Item No.
222-008
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Moody Tree, a European Ash, which was presented by Colonel Moody to Mr. and Mrs. William Holmes and planted by Mrs. Holmes in the fall of 1861. The home of Mr & Mrs W. Holmes is visible in the background. This tree is on Lot 1, beside the Brunette, at the eastern side of Colby Str…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1948
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Columbian Newspaper subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
222-008
Accession Number
BHS1989-19
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 12.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Moody Tree, a European Ash, which was presented by Colonel Moody to Mr. and Mrs. William Holmes and planted by Mrs. Holmes in the fall of 1861. The home of Mr & Mrs W. Holmes is visible in the background. This tree is on Lot 1, beside the Brunette, at the eastern side of Colby Street and a few feet from the New Westminister border.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp of copyright on verso of photograph
Glued to the verso is a photocopy of the photograph with information typed below, identifing the tree as "The Moody Tree"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Burnaby - North Road
Burnaby - 10th Avenue
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied [1997]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm print
Item No.
350-016
Scope and Content
Photograph of a copse of trees at an unidentified location.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied [1997]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Jim Wolf subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
350-016
Accession Number
BHS1997-09
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a copse of trees at an unidentified location.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[193-] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Item No.
549-014
Scope and Content
Photograph of trees on Burnaby Mountain.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[193-] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burna-Boom Oral History project series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
549-014
Accession Number
2012-30
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of trees on Burnaby Mountain.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1910 and 1914]
Collection/Fonds
J.W. Phillips fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w glass negative ; 15.5 x 11 cm
Item No.
487-039
Scope and Content
Photograph of a treed area at an unidentified location.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1910 and 1914]
Collection/Fonds
J.W. Phillips fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
487-039
Accession Number
2008-18
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w glass negative ; 15.5 x 11 cm
Material Details
Emulsion measures 15.5 x 11 cm on the glass; entire glass plate measures 16 x 12 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a treed area at an unidentified location.
Photographer
Phillips, James William "Jim"
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1980 and 2001]
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Physical Description
5 photographs : col. ; 15 cm x 10 cm
Item No.
618-022
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs of a rustic two-storey treehouse located in the forest at Eagle Creek. The treehouse is triangular in shape and constructed around three evergreen trees. The file also contains one photograph of a broken tree stump.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[between 1980 and 2001]
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Item No.
618-022
Accession Number
2015-15
Physical Description
5 photographs : col. ; 15 cm x 10 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs of a rustic two-storey treehouse located in the forest at Eagle Creek. The treehouse is triangular in shape and constructed around three evergreen trees. The file also contains one photograph of a broken tree stump.
Photographer
Lawson, Doreen A.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photographs
Note in black in on verso of photographs 618-022-1 : 618-022-4 reads: "Bby. Mtn. Parkway [at] Curtis / Eagle Creek, Upper Reaches / East Fork"
Note in black in on verso of photograph 618-022-5 reads: "Bby. Mtn. Parkway / Eagle Creek, Upper Reaches"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Eagle Creek
Planning Study Area
Sperling-Broadway Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[191-?]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 14.3 x 8.7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of two unidentified men standing under a tree. There is a wooden structure and a pile of lumber behind them. The location is not identified.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 14.3 x 8.7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of two unidentified men standing under a tree. There is a wooden structure and a pile of lumber behind them. The location is not identified.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Accession Code
HV983.42.89
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[191-?]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
28-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1929 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-138
Scope and Content
Photograph of Mrs. Lillias Urquhart in the garden at "Rowanlea," the family home. Rowan trees line the street alongside telephone poles. Lillias Urquhart was married to William Urquhart. The house was previously numbered 2674, then changed to 6625, and later 6637 Griffiths Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1929 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Pioneer Tales subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-138
Accession Number
BHS1988-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Mrs. Lillias Urquhart in the garden at "Rowanlea," the family home. Rowan trees line the street alongside telephone poles. Lillias Urquhart was married to William Urquhart. The house was previously numbered 2674, then changed to 6625, and later 6637 Griffiths Avenue.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Urquhart, Lillias
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Griffiths Avenue
Burnaby - 6637 Griffiths Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Kingsway-Beresford Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1987 (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.1 x 4.3 cm print on contact sheet 20.6 x 26.7 cm
Item No.
370-432
Scope and Content
Photograph of 6742 Walker Avenue, with only the trees in the yard visible from the road. A van is parked in front.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1987 (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Burnaby Image Bank subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-432
Accession Number
BHS1999-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.1 x 4.3 cm print on contact sheet 20.6 x 26.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of 6742 Walker Avenue, with only the trees in the yard visible from the road. A van is parked in front.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Negative has a pink cast
Copied from col. photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Walker Avenue
Burnaby - 6742 Walker Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Richmond Park Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1987 (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.0 x 4.4 cm print on contact sheet 20.6 x 26.7 cm
Item No.
370-433
Scope and Content
Photograph of 6742 Walker Avenue with some of the trees in the yard cut down.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
May 1987 (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society fonds
Series
Community Archives Collection series
Subseries
Burnaby Image Bank subseries
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-433
Accession Number
BHS1999-03
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.0 x 4.4 cm print on contact sheet 20.6 x 26.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of 6742 Walker Avenue with some of the trees in the yard cut down.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Negative has a pink cast
Copied from col. photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Walker Avenue
Burnaby - 6742 Walker Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Richmond Park Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1890 and 1909]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 7.5 x 5 cm, mounted on card 12.5 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a leaf-covered walkway lined with trees near Burnaby Lake.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 7.5 x 5 cm, mounted on card 12.5 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a leaf-covered walkway lined with trees near Burnaby Lake.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Accession Code
BV003.61.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[between 1890 and 1909]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Lake Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in pencil on verso of photograph reads: "Near Burnaby Lake/ Burnaby, B.C."
Images
Less detail

Wally in front of tree

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto13682
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[193-]
Collection/Fonds
Westerman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11.5 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Walter "Wally" Westerman standing in front of a large cedar tree.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Westerman family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11.5 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Walter "Wally" Westerman standing in front of a large cedar tree.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Westerman, Walter "Wally"
Accession Code
BV020.17.6
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[193-]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
22-Sep-2020
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "957"
Images
Less detail

Western red cedar on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97813
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-014
Scope and Content
Photograph of a western red cedar tree trunk.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-014
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a western red cedar tree trunk.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Western red cedar on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97817
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-015
Scope and Content
Photograph of a western red cedar tree.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-015
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a western red cedar tree.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Western mountain ash tree on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97819
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-020
Scope and Content
Photograph of a western mountain ash tree with yellow berries.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-020
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a western mountain ash tree with yellow berries.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Stamp on slide reads: "12 AUG."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Western mountain ash tree on Burnaby Mountain

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto97820
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Item No.
629-021
Scope and Content
Photograph of a westerm mountain ash tree with red berries.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1995]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Mountain Preservation Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
629-021
Accession Number
2006-13
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a westerm mountain ash tree with red berries.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Stamp on slide reads: "11 AUG."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain
Burnaby - Burnaby Mountain Park
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Tree stump at Willingdon Heights

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto736
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1924]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6.9 x 11.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a woman standing by a giant tree stump in Willingdon Heights. According to an accompanying note prepared by BVM and supported by the inscription on the photograph, the stump was at the southeast corner of Parker Street and Gilmore Avenue in the Willingdon Heights district. It is likel…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 6.9 x 11.5 cm
Material Details
Annotations on the front of the photograph read: "Gilmour & Parker St South 1924" and "Willingdon Heights." An annotation on the back of the photograph reads, "25 feet at ground level / (A Bingham) March 11 1971." Stamped on the back of the photo: "457."
Scope and Content
Photograph of a woman standing by a giant tree stump in Willingdon Heights. According to an accompanying note prepared by BVM and supported by the inscription on the photograph, the stump was at the southeast corner of Parker Street and Gilmore Avenue in the Willingdon Heights district. It is likely that the woman in the picture is Ada Bingham, wife of Alfred Bingham who took the picture.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Bingham, Mary Ada "Ada"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Parker Street
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Accession Code
HV976.46.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1924]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
18/8/2006
Scale
100
Photographer
Bingham, Alfred "Alf"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

Henry Irwin with daughters at Barnet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto15264
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1932] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
In the Shadow by the Sea collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Henry Stanley Irwin standing in the yard of the Irwin family home at Barnet mill with his daughters Louise (left) and Eleanor (right).
Administrative History
Henry Stanley Irwin (1890-1966) started work at Barnet mill in 1924. Henry and his wife Elsie May Irwin (Taylor) Irwin (1894-1985) first lived with thier two daughters, Eleanor (Nelson) (1924-2005) and Louise (1927-) in a worker's cabin before moving to the Barnet Mill's managers' residence. The ho…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
In the Shadow by the Sea collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (tiff) : 300 dpi
Scope and Content
Photograph of Henry Stanley Irwin standing in the yard of the Irwin family home at Barnet mill with his daughters Louise (left) and Eleanor (right).
Administrative History
Henry Stanley Irwin (1890-1966) started work at Barnet mill in 1924. Henry and his wife Elsie May Irwin (Taylor) Irwin (1894-1985) first lived with thier two daughters, Eleanor (Nelson) (1924-2005) and Louise (1927-) in a worker's cabin before moving to the Barnet Mill's managers' residence. The household included Elsie's mother, Elizabeth (Shephard) Taylor (1868-1950). The family resided at Barnet until they moved to Vancouver in September 1939. Louise and her older sister Eleanor attended Barnet School like other children in the Barnet area. After the mill closed in 1931, Henry was unemployed for two years, during this time, he hired a horse and driver and cut logs from the slopes of Burnaby Mountain to support his family.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Names
Barnet Mill
Barnet Lumber Company
Irwin, Louise
Irwin, Henry Stanley
Nelson, Eleanor Irwin
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Accession Code
BV019.32.83
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1932] (date of original), copied 2004
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Storage Location
Digital storage
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
See page 48 of book, "In the Shadow by the Sea: Recollections of Burnaby's Barnet Village" with caption "Top:Left to Right: Louise Irwin, Mr. Irwin and Eleanor Irwin dressed in their "Sunday Best", 1929"
Date of photograph based on birth dates for Eleanor and Louise Irwin
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[193-] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Item No.
549-006
Scope and Content
Photograph of two unidentified girls sitting on top of a large pile of cuts. Archie Brown-John was believed to have cut this wood down for firewood.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[193-] (date of original), digitally copied 2012
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burna-Boom Oral History project series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
549-006
Accession Number
2012-30
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : col. ; 300ppi
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of two unidentified girls sitting on top of a large pile of cuts. Archie Brown-John was believed to have cut this wood down for firewood.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

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