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A history of policing in Burnaby : 1892 - 1950 : with an emphasis on the years 1892 - 1935

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Physical Description
64 p. ; 29 cm.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Textual Record
Accession Code
HV979.47.2
Call No.
363.2 TRA Copy 2
Author
Trainer, Mary D.
Contributor
Bussey, Anthea J.
Place of Publication
[Burnaby]
Publisher
s.n.
Publication Date
March, 1975
Physical Description
64 p. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
Police
Police -- British Columbia -- Biography
Police -- British Columbia -- Burnaby
Police -- British Columbia -- History
Police -- Canada
Police -- Canada, Western -- Biography
Royal Canadian Mounted Police -- Biography
Royal Canadian Mounted Police -- History
Royal Canadian Mounted Police--Centennial celebrations, etc.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Occupations - Police Officers
Notes
"Anthea J. Bussey Editor" -- title page.
"Prepared for members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Burnaby Detachment, in honour of the Centennial of the RCMP May 23, 1873 - May 23, 1973"
Includes bibliographical references.
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British Columbia Provincial Police

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1948 or 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 22.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of six British Columbia Provincial Police officers in uniform standing in two rows in front of the British Columbia Police building at Dawson Creek. The officers are; front row (from left): Dunc Fletcher, Jack Hall and Pat Burke. Back row (from left): Ed Fairweather, Maurice Low and Bria…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.5 x 22.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of six British Columbia Provincial Police officers in uniform standing in two rows in front of the British Columbia Police building at Dawson Creek. The officers are; front row (from left): Dunc Fletcher, Jack Hall and Pat Burke. Back row (from left): Ed Fairweather, Maurice Low and Brian Williams.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
British Columbia Provincial Police
Fletcher, Dunc
Hall, Jack
Burke, Pat
Fairweather, Ed
Low, Maurice
Williams, Brian
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Dawson Creek
Accession Code
BV997.23.4
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[1948 or 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Copyright stamp on verso reads: "British Columbia Government Travel Bureau in Victoria, B.C."
Note on verso of photograph reads: "Dawson Creek- 1948-49/ Front. L-R: Dunc Fletcher. Jack Hall./ Pat Burke./ Rear: L-R: Ed Fairweather, Maurice Low/ Brian Williams"
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Theodore Olaf Brue in uniform

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1941] (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 11.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Theodore Olaf Brue in uniform at twenty-nine years of age. This photograph was taken in front of his house on Georgia Street in Vancouver on the day he received his British Columbia Provincial Police uniform (his regimental number was 873).
Administrative History
Taken in front of his home on Georgia Street, in Vancouver, c. 1941, on the day he received his B.C. Police uniform
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 11.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Theodore Olaf Brue in uniform at twenty-nine years of age. This photograph was taken in front of his house on Georgia Street in Vancouver on the day he received his British Columbia Provincial Police uniform (his regimental number was 873).
Administrative History
Taken in front of his home on Georgia Street, in Vancouver, c. 1941, on the day he received his B.C. Police uniform
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Brue, Theodore Olaf
British Columbia Provincial Police
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV001.25.71
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1941] (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1947 and 1950] (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 18 x 13 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Theodore Olaf Brue in his British Columbia Provincial Police uniform (regimental number 873). From 1947 to 1954, Theodore Brue was in charge of the Terrace, British Columbia detachment. In 1950, when the Royal Canadian Mounted Police took over the provincial police forces, he became a…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 18 x 13 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Theodore Olaf Brue in his British Columbia Provincial Police uniform (regimental number 873). From 1947 to 1954, Theodore Brue was in charge of the Terrace, British Columbia detachment. In 1950, when the Royal Canadian Mounted Police took over the provincial police forces, he became a member of the RCMP.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Brue, Theodore Olaf
British Columbia Provincial Police
Geographic Access
British Columbia
Accession Code
BV001.25.72
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 1947 and 1950] (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For a laser copy of the same photographic image, see BV004.23.45
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Harold Johnstone, Roger Brett, Wally Strouts, Eric Turtle and Theodore Brue

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1946 (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 21 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Harold Johnstone, Roger Brett, Wally Strouts, Eric Turtle and Theodore Brue in their British Columbia Provincial Police uniforms, standing in front of a "British Columbia Police" van in Prince Rupert. Theodore Brue was stationed in Prince Rupert, British Columbia from 1944 to 1947.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 21 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Harold Johnstone, Roger Brett, Wally Strouts, Eric Turtle and Theodore Brue in their British Columbia Provincial Police uniforms, standing in front of a "British Columbia Police" van in Prince Rupert. Theodore Brue was stationed in Prince Rupert, British Columbia from 1944 to 1947.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Brue, Theodore Olaf
Brett, Roger
Strouts, Wally
Turtle, Eric
Johnstone, Harold
British Columbia Provincial Police
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Prince Rupert
Accession Code
BV001.25.74
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
1946 (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1966 and 1969] (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. photocopy ; 25 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Staff Sergeant Theodore Olaf Brue in uniform. Five star badges have been stitched to his left sleeve (each star represents five years of service) and the small badge above his left pocket represents twenty years of service and good conduct.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. photocopy ; 25 x 20 cm
Material Details
Photograph is a photocopy (on rag paper) of an original colour photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Staff Sergeant Theodore Olaf Brue in uniform. Five star badges have been stitched to his left sleeve (each star represents five years of service) and the small badge above his left pocket represents twenty years of service and good conduct.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Brue, Theodore Olaf
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Geographic Access
Manitoba - Winnipeg
Accession Code
BV001.25.75
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 1966 and 1969] (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Robert Henderson on motorcycle

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1917]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : tiff
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Policeman Constable Robert Henderson on an "Excelsior" motorcycle in front of the old stables at the Edmonds Municipal Hall.
Administrative History
Robert Henderson was a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police from 1910 to an unknown date. There is also an image of him riding a motorcycle and he appears in a number of group photos. The first motorcycles used by the Burnaby Police were three "Excelsiors". They were replaced in a short time by …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : tiff
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Policeman Constable Robert Henderson on an "Excelsior" motorcycle in front of the old stables at the Edmonds Municipal Hall.
Administrative History
Robert Henderson was a member of the Burnaby Municipal Police from 1910 to an unknown date. There is also an image of him riding a motorcycle and he appears in a number of group photos. The first motorcycles used by the Burnaby Police were three "Excelsiors". They were replaced in a short time by Harley Davidson's. From Policing in Burnaby thesis in Reference library.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Transportation - Motorcycles
Names
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 7282 Kingsway
Burnaby - Kingsway
Accession Code
BV008.46.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1917]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Colour photocopy accompanying
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British Columbia Provincial Police Prince Rupert detachment

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1945
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 18.5 x 27 cm laser print + 1 p.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Prince Rupert detachment of the British Columbia Provincial Police standing in two staggered rows in uniform. Standing in the back row (from left) are; Cst. J. Cowgill, Cst. Wally Strouts, Cst. G. Brotherstone, Cst. Roger Brett and Cst. M. McLeod. In the front row are; Cst. Eric T…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 18.5 x 27 cm laser print + 1 p.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Prince Rupert detachment of the British Columbia Provincial Police standing in two staggered rows in uniform. Standing in the back row (from left) are; Cst. J. Cowgill, Cst. Wally Strouts, Cst. G. Brotherstone, Cst. Roger Brett and Cst. M. McLeod. In the front row are; Cst. Eric Turtle, Cst. Harold Johnstone, Sgt. O.L. Hall, Cpl. A.T. Lashmar, Cst. M. Stevens and Cst. Theodore Brue.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Brue, Theodore Olaf
British Columbia Provincial Police
Cowgill, J.
Strouts, Wally
Brotherstone, G.
Brett, Roger
McLeod, M.
Turtle, Eric
Johnstone, Harold
Hall, O. L.
Lashmar, A. T.
Stevens, M.
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Prince Rupert
Accession Code
BV004.23.46
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
1945
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 p. accompanying identifies individuals
Note in pencil on verso of photograph reads: "Prince Rupert Detachment B.C. Provincial Police 1945 T. Brue Reg.# 873"
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Appointment of Special Constables

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1966
Collection/Fonds
Robert Stanley Vannerus fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Textual record
Scope and Content
Item consists of a letter dated June 17,1966 regarding Robert Stanley Vannerus' appointment as a special constable with the District of Burnaby.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Robert Stanley Vannerus fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Textual record
Scope and Content
Item consists of a letter dated June 17,1966 regarding Robert Stanley Vannerus' appointment as a special constable with the District of Burnaby.
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Names
Vannerus, Robert Stanley
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Accession Code
BV010.4.12
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
1966
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
Nov. 8, 1962
Collection/Fonds
Robert Stanley Vannerus fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Textual record
Scope and Content
Item consists of a letter dated November 8, 1962 regarding "Kit and Clothing / S/Cst. R. Vannerus" with the Burnaby Detachment.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Robert Stanley Vannerus fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Textual record
Scope and Content
Item consists of a letter dated November 8, 1962 regarding "Kit and Clothing / S/Cst. R. Vannerus" with the Burnaby Detachment.
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Names
Vannerus, Robert Stanley
Accession Code
BV010.4.13
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
Nov. 8, 1962
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.42
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police shoulder bar for jacket. Cast in one piece in metal. Letters are connected by integral bars. Secured by mounting posts and cotter pin.
Object History
Jacket shoulder bars issued to Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Cons…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.42
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police shoulder bar for jacket. Cast in one piece in metal. Letters are connected by integral bars. Secured by mounting posts and cotter pin.
Object History
Jacket shoulder bars issued to Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Constable Jeffery saw the need for recreational activities in the area. He founded the Burnaby Athletic Association which featured a competitive boxing ring and gym. In 1935, when the Burnaby Police became the British Columbia Provincial Police, rather than leave the community he chose to leave the force. George Jeffery than worked at the nearby Oakalla Prison Farm until retiring in 1945.
Marks/Labels
"B M P", letters on cross bars
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Adornment
Name Access
Jeffery, George
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.48
Description
Name plate "GEO. JEFFERY" made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. Rectangular copper plate with letters and border raised by hammering on the reverse side. Background is darkened by acid treatment.
Object History
Made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse …
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.48
Description
Name plate "GEO. JEFFERY" made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. Rectangular copper plate with letters and border raised by hammering on the reverse side. Background is darkened by acid treatment.
Object History
Made for Burnaby Municipal Police officer George Jeffery by schoolchildren. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Constable Jeffery saw the need for recreational activities in the area. He founded the Burnaby Athletic Association which featured a competitive boxing ring and gym. In 1935, when the Burnaby Police became the British Columbia Provincial Police, rather than leave the community he chose to leave the force. George Jeffery then worked at the nearby Oakalla Prison Farm until retiring in 1945.
Marks/Labels
"GEO. JEFFERY", letters raised by hammering.
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Name Access
Jeffery, George
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.23.1
Description
Police nightstick; wood; code number X 584 is stamped near handle
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.23.1
Description
Police nightstick; wood; code number X 584 is stamped near handle
Marks/Labels
"X 584"
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Armament
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.23.2
Description
Police nightstick
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.23.2
Description
Police nightstick
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Armament
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Municipal Police

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1913
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Burnaby Mounted Police in dress uniform, complete with gauntlets and English riding boots. The officers are seated and standing in two rows in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. Standing in the back row are; E.N. Senior, A.W. James, Peter Kelsberg, G. Jef…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Burnaby Mounted Police in dress uniform, complete with gauntlets and English riding boots. The officers are seated and standing in two rows in front of the Burnaby Municipal Hall at Kingsway and Edmonds. Standing in the back row are; E.N. Senior, A.W. James, Peter Kelsberg, G. Jeffery, W.F. Nicholson. Seated in the front row are; R.L. Doidge, Sergeant J.H. Lynne, Chief William Parkinson, R. Kenderson, R.J. Woolens, and D.S. Wright.
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - City Halls
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Names
Burnaby Police Department
Doidge, R.L.
Kelsberg, Peter
Woolens, Jack
Senior, E.N.
Jeffery, George
Nicholson, W.F.
Lynne, J.H.
Parkinson, Chief William
Kenderson, R.
Wright, D.S.
Burnaby City Hall
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Accession Code
HV971.40.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1913
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Kinnee, Photo
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Burnaby Police department under Chief Devitt

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff: Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffer…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26.5 x 33.5 cm (sight) print in frame 29 x 36 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby's Police force standing at attention and wearing dress uniform. The men are: Chief Devitt, and his staff: Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Parker, Reeve Sanderson, Constable Bob Henderson, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Peter Kelsberg, Constable Jeffery, Constable Eddie Godwin, Constable Gordon Waddell, and Commissioner Matthews.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Jeffery, George
Maxwell, David
Sanderson, Thomas F.
Devitt, W.J.
Hatt-Cook, H.
Woolens, Jack
Kelsberg, Peter
Waddell, Gordon
Matthews, W.
Godwin, Eddie
Henderson, Robert "Bob"
Accession Code
HV971.40.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
1921
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note mounted inside frame (recto) identifies individuals
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Theodore Olaf Brue with his dog Pal

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1943 (date of original)
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 14.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Theodore Olaf Brue on his British Columbia Provincial Police motorcycle with his dog Pal sitting in the sidecar, wearing sunglasses. Theodore Brue would sometimes take Pal along in the sidecar while on patrol in Richmond.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 14.5 cm print
Scope and Content
Photograph of Theodore Olaf Brue on his British Columbia Provincial Police motorcycle with his dog Pal sitting in the sidecar, wearing sunglasses. Theodore Brue would sometimes take Pal along in the sidecar while on patrol in Richmond.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Animals - Dogs
Transportation - Motorcycles
Names
Brue, Theodore Olaf
British Columbia Provincial Police
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Richmond
Accession Code
BV001.25.73
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
1943 (date of original)
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
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Canada Pacific Exhibition parade float

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1936]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Scope and Content
Photograph of a parade float with a banner on the side that reads,"Canada Pacific Exhibition Aug. 26th Sept. 7th." The float carries a large cornucopia, and three young women. There are mounted policemen following behind the float. The photograph is taken on north side of Granville Street at Hasti…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Material Details
Faint circular stamp mark of "Vancouver Drug Co." on verso, and gummed paper on each corner. The stamp reads, "Come to Vancouver's Golden [illegible]/ 50 Years of Progress" outside its circular seal for "Vancouver Drug/ Co. Ltd./ Nu-Gloss/ PHOTO FINISH"
Scope and Content
Photograph of a parade float with a banner on the side that reads,"Canada Pacific Exhibition Aug. 26th Sept. 7th." The float carries a large cornucopia, and three young women. There are mounted policemen following behind the float. The photograph is taken on north side of Granville Street at Hastings. Post Office, Royal Bank and "Famous Furs" store are visible in the background.
Subjects
Events - Parades
Buildings - Commercial
Transportation - Parade Floats
Protective Services - Police Protection
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - Vancouver - Granville Street
Accession Code
BV985.5765.1
Date
[1936]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
Photographs BV985.5765.1 - BV985.5769.1 are of the same parade at the same location.
Scan Resolution
800
Scan Date
31-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
unknown
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Parade of Mounted Police

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1936]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Scope and Content
Photograph of a parade lead by an open car, with a driver, two men with top hats and two women inside. Behind them, a large group of Royal Canadian Mounted Police are following. The setting is Granville and Hastings in Vancouver. Visible in the background are crowds of people at the street side, Po…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Material Details
Faint circular stamp mark of "Vancouver Drug Co." on verso, and gummed paper on each corner.
The stamp reads, "Come to Vancouver's Golden [illegible]/ 50 Years of Progress" outside its circular seal for "Vancouver Drug/ Co. Ltd./ Nu-Gloss/ PHOTO FINISH"
Scope and Content
Photograph of a parade lead by an open car, with a driver, two men with top hats and two women inside. Behind them, a large group of Royal Canadian Mounted Police are following. The setting is Granville and Hastings in Vancouver. Visible in the background are crowds of people at the street side, Post Office, Royal Bank and "Famous Furs" store.
Subjects
Events - Parades
Buildings - Commercial - Stores
Buildings - Public - Post Offices
Protective Services - Police Protection
Transportation - Horses
Names
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Royal Bank of Canada
Famous Furs
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - Vancouver - Granville Street
Accession Code
BV985.5767.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1936]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
Photographs BV985.5765.1 - BV985.5769.1 are of the same parade at the same location.
Scan Resolution
800
Scan Date
31-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

Parade of Mounted Police

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto1394
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1936]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police participating in a parade at Granville and Hastings in Vancouver. Visible in the background are crowds of people at the street side, Post Office, Royal Bank and "Famous Furs" store.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Material Details
Faint circular stamp mark of "Vancouver Drug Co." on verso, and gummed paper on each corner.
The stamp reads, "Come to Vancouver's Golden [illegible]/ 50 Years of Progress" outside its circular seal for "Vancouver Drug/ Co. Ltd./ Nu-Gloss/ PHOTO FINISH"
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police participating in a parade at Granville and Hastings in Vancouver. Visible in the background are crowds of people at the street side, Post Office, Royal Bank and "Famous Furs" store.
Subjects
Events - Parades
Buildings - Commercial - Stores
Buildings - Public - Post Offices
Protective Services - Police Protection
Transportation - Horses
Names
Royal Bank of Canada
Famous Furs
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - Vancouver - Granville Street
Accession Code
BV985.5768.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1936]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
Photographs BV985.5765.1 - BV985.5769.1 are of the same parade at the same location.
Scan Resolution
800
Scan Date
31-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail

Sergeant Brue with Lieutenant-Governor Errick Willis

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1960 and 1965]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 17 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sergeant Theodore Olaf Brue, Regimental Number 16419 engaged in a hand shake with Manitoba's Lieutenant-Governor Errick Willis as the Sergeant receives his Twenty Year Long Service and Good Conduct Medal. A number of Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer…
  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 17 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sergeant Theodore Olaf Brue, Regimental Number 16419 engaged in a hand shake with Manitoba's Lieutenant-Governor Errick Willis as the Sergeant receives his Twenty Year Long Service and Good Conduct Medal. A number of Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers are visible standing against the wall behind the two men.
Subjects
Protective Services - Police Protection
Officials - Lieutenant Governors
Clothing - Uniforms
Ceremonies - Awards
Names
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Brue, Theodore Olaf
Willis, Errick
Geographic Access
Manitoba - Winnipeg
Accession Code
BV001.25.7
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 1960 and 1965]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
09-Jun-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Sgt. Theodore Olaf Brue/ Regimental Number 16419/ receiving 20 year long/ service & good conduct/ medal in Winnipeg, Man./ from Lieutenant-Governor/ Eric [sic] Willis."
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
May 26, 1928
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a procession led by flower girls at Burnaby May Day, at Robert Burnaby Park. A constable in uniform is standing next to one of the lead flower girls with his hands on her shoulders, directing her. People are gathered around on the field to watch the procession. A Maypole can be seen o…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a procession led by flower girls at Burnaby May Day, at Robert Burnaby Park. A constable in uniform is standing next to one of the lead flower girls with his hands on her shoulders, directing her. People are gathered around on the field to watch the procession. A Maypole can be seen on the left.
Subjects
Events - May Day
Clothing - Uniforms
Protective Services - Police Protection
Events - Parades
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Robert Burnaby Park
Burnaby - Wedgewood Street
Burnaby - 8155 Wedgewood Street
Accession Code
HV972.204.6
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
May 26, 1928
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Lakeview-Mayfield Area
Related Material
For other photographs from the same album, see HV972.204.3 - .14
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
Lloyd's Studio
Notes
Inscribed in the negative and printed on the bottom front of the photograph: "Burnaby May Day 26. 5. 28 / Lloyd Studio, McKay, B.C. / 36."
Images
Less detail

Standing with a Mountie

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1944]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of three men in military uniforms standing with a Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer in dress uniform. The solider on the far right is Frank Battersby.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of three men in military uniforms standing with a Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer in dress uniform. The solider on the far right is Frank Battersby.
Subjects
Occupations - Military Personnel
Protective Services - Police Protection
Clothing - Uniforms
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Names
Battersby, Frank
Accession Code
BV005.30.34
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Date
[1944]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Date
1/19/2010
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.1
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; geometic shapes in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.1
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; geometic shapes in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering.
Marks/Labels
"BURNABY / SPECIAL / POLICE", stamped into front of badge
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.2
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; fastener missing.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.2
Description
Burnaby Police shield; silver colour; fastener missing.
Marks/Labels
"Burnaby Police, Special", stamped into the front of the badge
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.3
Description
Burnany Police shield; silver colour; small geometic shape in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.3
Description
Burnany Police shield; silver colour; small geometic shape in centre of shield surrounded by engraved lettering
Marks/Labels
"BURNABY / SPECIAL / POLICE", engraved "55", stamped on front of badge
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.5
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police hat badge; silver colour; crown at top, seven pointed sun burst motif; in centre coat of arms with lettering
Object History
Burnaby Police Cap badge
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.5
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police hat badge; silver colour; crown at top, seven pointed sun burst motif; in centre coat of arms with lettering
Object History
Burnaby Police Cap badge
Marks/Labels
"BURNABY / POLICE", embossed in metal
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Badges
Name Access
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.6
Description
Brass button; with image of crown
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.6
Description
Brass button; with image of crown
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Police Buttons
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.7
Description
Brass button; with image of crown
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.7
Description
Brass button; with image of crown
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Police Buttons
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.8
Description
Brass button; with image of crown
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.8
Description
Brass button; with image of crown
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Police Buttons
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.9
Description
Button; silver colour.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.9
Description
Button; silver colour.
Marks/Labels
"POLICE FORCE", embossed on front of button "J. R. GAUNT & SON Ltd. / MONTREAL", stamped on back of button
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Police Buttons
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.10
Description
Button; silver colour
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.11.10
Description
Button; silver colour
Marks/Labels
"POLICE", embossed on front of button "W. SOULLY LTD / MONTREAL", stamped on back of button
Subjects
Public Services
Protective Services - Police Protection
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Police Buttons
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail

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