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Dinner for Miss Creeden

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[British Columbia, Canada]: BC Hydro , 1947. (DVD) 388.46 BCH
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
DVD
Call No.
388.46 BCH
Contributor
British Columbia Electric Company
Place of Publication
[British Columbia, Canada]
Publisher
BC Hydro
Publication Date
1947
Physical Description
1 videodisc (36 min.) : sd., col ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects LoC
Bridge River Hydroelectric Development
British Columbia Electric Company
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Natural gas industry
Streetcars -- British Columbia -- Vancouver
Trolley Cars -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland
Vancouver (B.C.) -- Streets
World War, 1914-1918 -- Mobilization
World War, 1939-1945--Mobilization
Geographic Access
Bridge River (B.C.)
Fraser Valley district (B.C.)
British Columbia - Buntzen Lake
Vancouver (B.C.)
Vancouver Island (B.C.)
Lower Mainland Region (B.C.)
Alouette Lake (B.C.)
Ruskin (B.C.)
Stave Falls (B.C.)
Goldstream (B.C.)
British Columbia - Victoria
Notes
Summary: Industrial film. A film about the growth of B.C. Electric from 1906 to 1946, built around the story of stenographer Flossie Creeden, the first female office employee of the company. Footage includes: Goldstream power plant; Vancouver natural gas facilities; BC Electric Railway lines in Fraser Valley; Stave Falls generator plant; Alouette Lake and Ruskin plants; 1939 royal visit; BCE employee's newsletter; A.E. Grauer family at home; office scenes; plans & construction at Bridge River project; BCE employee's service in World Wars I & II; BCE streetcar and trolley bus services
Credit notes: producer: Lew M. Parry; director: Lew M. Parry; photography: John Young; script: Cecil Maiden; sound: S.G. Wilson; narrator: A.E. Grauer; sponsored/presented by: British Columbia Electric Company; producing agency/company: Trans-Canada Films Ltd.
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Vancouver Island's west coast, 1762-1962

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Nicholson, George. [Victoria? B.C.]: Morriss Print. Co. , 1962. (Book) 971.1 NIC
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
Call No.
971.1 NIC
Author
Nicholson, George
Place of Publication
[Victoria? B.C.]
Publisher
Morriss Print. Co.
Publication Date
1962
Physical Description
344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Inscription
"John Thomson / 7231 E. Broadway / Vancouver", handwritten in ink on cover page.
"George Nicholson / Victoria B.C. / December 14.1962", handwritten in ink on title page.
Subjects LoC
Vancouver Island (B.C.) -- History
Notes
Signed by the author.
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Early history of the province of British Columbia

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McKelvie, B.A. Toronto: J.M. Dent and Sons Limited , 1926. (Book) 971.1 MCK
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
HV971.170.15
Call No.
971.1 MCK
Author
McKelvie, B.A.
Contributor
Southwell, George H., 1865-1961.
Place of Publication
Toronto
Publisher
J.M. Dent and Sons Limited
Publication Date
1926
Printer
Temple Press
Physical Description
ix, 118 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Inscription
"S16" [phrase is crossed out and handwritten in ink on front free endpaper] "P M" [handwritten in red pencil on front free endpaper]
Subjects LoC
British Columbia -- History
Vancouver Island (B.C.) -- History
British Columbia -- History -- Juvenile literature
Vancouver Island (B.C.) -- History -- Juvenile literature
Notes
"These illustrations have been specially drawn by George H. Southwell" --Prelim. "Made at the Temple Press, Letchworth in Great Britain" --p.118.
Author's given name: McKelvie, B. A. (Bruce Alistair), 1889-1960.
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