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Automatic equipment being installed

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34707
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
111-002
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of three men working with rows of equipment at the British Columbia Telephone Company Glenburn Exchange at Delta Avenue and Parker Street. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "Automatic equipment being installed in the new Glenburn exchange. / B.C. Telephone Company…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
111-002
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 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 three men working with rows of equipment at the British Columbia Telephone Company Glenburn Exchange at Delta Avenue and Parker Street. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "Automatic equipment being installed in the new Glenburn exchange. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Williams Brothers Photographers Limited
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp and annotation at bottom of photograph reads, "Williams Bros. Photographers Ltd. / 413 Granville St. Vancouver 2, B.C. / Phone Tatlow 8588 / 06569-7"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Delta Avenue
Burnaby - Parker Street
Planning Study Area
Brentwood Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-469
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a jumble of wires on a telephone pole in Century Park.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-469
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a jumble of wires on a telephone pole in Century Park.
Photographer
Gardiner, Robert
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - 6450 Deer Lake Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 24, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-503
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows telephone booth at Kingsway and Griffiths Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 24, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-503
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows telephone booth at Kingsway and Griffiths Avenue.
Photographer
Born, A. J.
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Telephones
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - Griffiths Avenue
Planning Study Area
Richmond Park Area
Images
Less detail

Bill Campbell with Crystal Radio Set

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto35787
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1923 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-645
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Bill Campbell with a crystal radio set built by his father, John Campbell.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1923 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-645
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
A/V Storage
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 Bill Campbell with a crystal radio set built by his father, John Campbell.
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Radios
Names
Campbell, William "Bill"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Eton Street
Burnaby - 4120 Eton Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Heights Area
Images
Less detail

Anik-B educational television system

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto45456
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1979
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
480-351
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Education Minister Pat McGreer delivering the first message with the Anik-B educational television system which connected fourteen classrooms around the province and in the Northwest Territories to the originating studio at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1979
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-351
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 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 Education Minister Pat McGreer delivering the first message with the Anik-B educational television system which connected fourteen classrooms around the province and in the Northwest Territories to the originating studio at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
British Columbia Institute of Technology
McGreer, Pat
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "ON THE AIR ... The Anik-B educational television system went on the air live Monday as Education Minister Pat McGreer delivered the first message. The system connects some 14 classrooms around the province and in the Northwest Territories to the originating studio at BCIT. The lessons are beamed via sattelite [sic] to the classrooms, most of which have the capacity to talk back to the instructor during the lesson."
Note on recto of photograph reads: "CAMERA IS AT TOP ON PHOTO."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby - Willingdon Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Douglas-Gilpin Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Item No.
483-044
Storage Location
A/V Room
Scope and Content
Photograph of Wendy and Sean Johnston seated in front of a television set in their Venables Street home.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1965
Collection/Fonds
Harold H. Johnston fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
483-044
Accession Number
2008-08
Storage Location
A/V Room
Physical Description
1 photograph (jpeg) : b&w
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Wendy and Sean Johnston seated in front of a television set in their Venables Street home.
Photographer
Johnston, Harold H.
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
Johnston, Dr. Sean
Johnston, Dr. Wendy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Venables Street
Burnaby - 4447 Venables Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Vancouver Heights (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Willingdon Heights Area
Images
Less detail

BCTV Television Centre

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79344
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-254
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows BCTV Television Centre on Enterprise Street in the Lake City Industrial Park.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-254
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows BCTV Television Centre on Enterprise Street in the Lake City Industrial Park.
Photographer
McCarron, John
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
British Columbia Television
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Enterprise Street
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

BCTV Television Centre

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79346
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-255
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Tony Parsons, the anchor man on the BCTV six o'clock evening news, in the newsroom of BCTV Television Centre on Enterprise Street in the Lake City Industrial Park.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-255
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Tony Parsons, the anchor man on the BCTV six o'clock evening news, in the newsroom of BCTV Television Centre on Enterprise Street in the Lake City Industrial Park.
Photographer
McCarron, John
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
British Columbia Television
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Enterprise Street
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

BCTV Television Centre

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79347
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-256
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Tony Parsons and other members of the BCTV news staff at a line-up meeting to determine what order the enws of the day will be in on the evening show.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-256
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows Tony Parsons and other members of the BCTV news staff at a line-up meeting to determine what order the enws of the day will be in on the evening show.
Photographer
McCarron, John
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
British Columbia Television
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Enterprise Street
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

BCTV Television Centre

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79348
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-257
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows BCTV cameramen and newsman Tony Parsons in the studio just prior to going on the air with the six o'clock evening news.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-257
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows BCTV cameramen and newsman Tony Parsons in the studio just prior to going on the air with the six o'clock evening news.
Photographer
McCarron, John
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
British Columbia Television
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Enterprise Street
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

BCTV Television Centre

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto79349
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-258
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows monitors in the switching booth in the BCTV news studio just prior to the news broadcast going on the air.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
September 22, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-258
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows monitors in the switching booth in the BCTV news studio just prior to the news broadcast going on the air.
Photographer
McCarron, John
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
British Columbia Television
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Enterprise Street
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

Looking southwest from corner of Douglas Road and Dominion Street

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto91877
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 9 cm x 13 cm
Item No.
620-058
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of trees and a telephone pole situated at the southwest corner of Douglas Road and Dominion Street. The large oak, hemlock, and fir to the left of the telephone pole were planted as part of the original landscaping of the Roberts' property in the 1920s. The photograph was taken from th…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Small family fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
620-058
Accession Number
2017-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 9 cm x 13 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of trees and a telephone pole situated at the southwest corner of Douglas Road and Dominion Street. The large oak, hemlock, and fir to the left of the telephone pole were planted as part of the original landscaping of the Roberts' property in the 1920s. The photograph was taken from the Douglas Road and Dominion Street intersection.
Subjects
Plants - Trees
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Notes
Transcribed title
Title transcribed from donor's notes
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "P.20"
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "Photo 1978"
Note in black ink on verso of photograph reads: "Looking at S.W. corner of Douglas Rd and Dominion Street, from intersection / Oak tree, hemlock tree, and fir tree, Japanese Plum Tree"
The oak tree is the same tree as in photographs 620-007, 620-014, 620-015, and 620-016
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Dominion Street
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Ardingley-Sprott Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1953] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.2 x 3.0 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 26.6 cm
Item No.
370-628
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of (left to right) Beth Le Grove, an unidentified neighbour, and Ida Le Grove, watching television at 1007 Gilley Avenue (later renumbered 8416 Gilley Avenue).
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1953] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Series
Burnaby Image Bank series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-628
Accession Number
BHS999-03
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.2 x 3.0 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 26.6 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of (left to right) Beth Le Grove, an unidentified neighbour, and Ida Le Grove, watching television at 1007 Gilley Avenue (later renumbered 8416 Gilley Avenue).
Subjects
Furniture
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
Le Grove, Beth
Le Grove, Ida
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Negative has a pink cast
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Gilley Avenue
Burnaby - 8416 Gilley Avenue
Planning Study Area
Stride Hill Area
Images
Less detail

Two people in the Computer Room

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto59197
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1982
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
480-1514
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of two people in suit standing next to a large computer.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1982
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1514
Accession Number
2009-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 25.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of two people in suit standing next to a large computer.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Tools and Equipment
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on recto reads: "In Computer Room"
Photographer's stamp on verso
Note on verso reads: "PMT 84% / page 1 / Burnaby / Today"
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 14, 1996
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 21 cm
Item No.
535-0168
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Tom Collings, a lab engineer at Simon Fraser University (SFU) holding his 'V-chip' invention that allows images and language to be programmed out of television shows.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 14, 1996
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby NewsLeader photograph collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
535-0168
Accession Number
2012-11
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 21 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Tom Collings, a lab engineer at Simon Fraser University (SFU) holding his 'V-chip' invention that allows images and language to be programmed out of television shows.
Creator
Burnaby NewsLeader
Subjects
Occupations - Engineers
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Names
Collings, Tom
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in blue ink on verso of photograph reads: "Tim Collings / SFU"
Images
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Living room at 2827 Earl Street

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37456
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1935] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.0 x 5.3 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
370-044
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the living room at 2827 Earl Avenue (later 6296 Pearl Avenue). The room includes radio equipment belonging to Bern Bellinger.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1935] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Series
Burnaby Image Bank series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-044
Accession Number
BHS999-03
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 3.0 x 5.3 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the living room at 2827 Earl Avenue (later 6296 Pearl Avenue). The room includes radio equipment belonging to Bern Bellinger.
Photographer
Bellinger, Bernard
Subjects
Furniture
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Radios
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Earl Avenue
Burnaby - Pearl Avenue
Burnaby - 6296 Pearl Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
Less detail

Three men near audio equipment

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto59065
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
480-1471
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of three unidentified men in suits standing by audiovisual equipment and servers. A TV screen is in the foreground.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
ca.1983
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1471
Accession Number
2009-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.5 x 25.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of three unidentified men in suits standing by audiovisual equipment and servers. A TV screen is in the foreground.
Photographer
Battistoni, Peter
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Televisions
Sound Communication Tools and Equipment
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographer's stamp on verso
Note on verso reads: "page 5 / Burnaby / Today / PMT 100%"
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1943
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Item No.
114-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a switchboard, probably the Dexter exchange at Boundary Road and Kingsway. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "A Manual Switchboard, typical of about 25 years ago. / Dexter, 1943. / B.C. Telephone Company."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1943
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
114-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.0 x 25.5 cm
Material Details
Printed on photo paper: "selo"
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a switchboard, probably the Dexter exchange at Boundary Road and Kingsway. A typed description on the back of the photograph reads, "A Manual Switchboard, typical of about 25 years ago. / Dexter, 1943. / B.C. Telephone Company."
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Buildings - Commercial
Occupations - Telephone Operators
Names
British Columbia Telephone Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Printed in bottom left corner of photograph, "27038 Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Boundary Road
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Central Park (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Garden Village Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 12, 1952
Collection/Fonds
Ernest Winch fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 14 cm
Item No.
514-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernest E. (Ernie) Winch holding a telephone receiver up to his ear to receive the election results as he smiles at the camera.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 12, 1952
Collection/Fonds
Ernest Winch fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
514-001
Accession Number
2010-06
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 14 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Ernest E. (Ernie) Winch holding a telephone receiver up to his ear to receive the election results as he smiles at the camera.
Subjects
Elections
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Officials - Elected Officials
Names
Winch, Ernest "Ernie"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note on recto of photograph reads: "Ernest E. Winch M.L.A. / Burnaby June 12 1952 / 1933 - 34 - 41- 45 - 49 - 52"
Note on verso of (destroyed) copy print read: "Ernest Winch Aged 73, Receiving Election Results in 1952"
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 17, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
556-438
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a wooden public telephone in Heritage Village.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 17, 1976
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Public Library Contemporary Visual Archive Project
Description Level
Item
Item No.
556-438
Accession Number
2013-13
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a wooden public telephone in Heritage Village.
Photographer
Gardiner, Robert
Subjects
Buildings - Civic - Museums
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Telephones
Names
Burnaby Village Museum
Notes
Scope note taken directly from BPL photograph description.
1 b&w copy negative : 10 x 12.5 cm accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morley-Buckingham Area
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promotional telephone book

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumartifact17849
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV978.17.18
Description
Yellow Star Checker Taxi - Phone Book -- [191-?]. Orange and black flip notebook style phone book with advertising for Yellow Star Checker taxi companies on the front. On the first page of the phone book are phone numbers for Emergency Calls, Hospitals, Boats and Trains, Airlines, Bus Lines, Ambula…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV978.17.18
Description
Yellow Star Checker Taxi - Phone Book -- [191-?]. Orange and black flip notebook style phone book with advertising for Yellow Star Checker taxi companies on the front. On the first page of the phone book are phone numbers for Emergency Calls, Hospitals, Boats and Trains, Airlines, Bus Lines, Ambulances, and Printers. The rest of the book is blank for personal phone numbers.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Documentary Artifacts - Books
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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Radios, toasters and other electronic devices

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto70267
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-001
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a table filled with radios, toasters, sound equipment and other electronic devices at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. An unidentified vendor is standing at the table, looking away from the camera.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-001
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a table filled with radios, toasters, sound equipment and other electronic devices at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. An unidentified vendor is standing at the table, looking away from the camera.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Transportation - Automobiles
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Radios
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
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Radios, paintings and sunglasses

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto70282
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Item No.
528-016
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a table filled with radios and sunglasses at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. Paintings have been propped against a pickup truck behind the table and two unidentified vendors are behind the table with potential customers out in front.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Bill Jeffries fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
528-016
Accession Number
2011-01
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a table filled with radios and sunglasses at the Lougheed Drive-in swap meet in the summer of 1978. Paintings have been propped against a pickup truck behind the table and two unidentified vendors are behind the table with potential customers out in front.
Photographer
Jeffries, Bill
Subjects
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Transportation - Automobiles
Arts - Paintings
Telecommunication Tools and Equipment - Radios
Names
Lougheed Drive-In Theatre
Notes
Title based on contents of item
1 b&w print (12.5 x 17.5 cm) accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 4200 Block Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
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