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Skidgate concert band, Prince Rupert, B.C.

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Date Range
1911
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on info written on back of photo.
Creator
Unknown
Item No.
P0088
Accession No.
979.7.2
Physical Description
SEPIA PRINT: 18 x 13 cm
Negative Number
F1
Date Range
1911
History / Biographical
JS Gray trained indigenous and white settler bands from 1911 to 1931 (and likely onwards) to "surprising perfection and has won prizes in competitions for bands." This band was originally formed to welcome the premier, Sir Richard Melbride, to Prince Rupert in 1911.
Notes
Written on back: "Etkel - Drummer 1911 Skidgate band Coached by John Gray Challenge Cup Winners - Prince Rupert"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[192-]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information provided on back of photo.
Creator
Unknown
Item No.
P0097
Accession No.
979.7.5
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13 x 8 cm
Negative Number
F1
Date Range
[192-]
History / Biographical
A newspaper clipping from February 12th 1920 identifies the team as the Canadiens and cites Dawson and Graham as responsible for a win against the Legion Team.
Notes
Written on the back is "Smithers Hockey team of early 1920's Al Finnerty, Reg Fletcher, Ed Warning, Jimmy Graham, Norman Kilpatrick, Ernie Dawson, Cliff Warner, Frank Parker"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Smithers, B.C. junior hockey team; northern champions

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Date Range
[1940 or 1941]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information provided on back of photograph.
Creator
Unknown
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0098
Accession No.
979.7.202
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w;18 x 13 cm
Negative Number
F1
Date Range
[1940 or 1941]
Notes
Smithers junior hockey team beat the Quesnel team for the Kelly Cup. Written on back: "Smrs Junior Champions 1940-41 Standing: B. Leach - B. O'Neill - N. Kilpatrick - G. Ludgate - B. Washbern - W. Watson - C. Steele (coach) Front: G. Heatherington - M. McIntyre - P. Mayer - L. Warner - B. Hann" One original and two prints exist.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
September 24th, [1913 or 1914]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
W.E. Covert
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0110
Accession No.
979.7.21
Physical Description
2 b/w prints: 18 x 13 cm
Negative Number
F2; F23
Date Range
September 24th, [1913 or 1914]
History / Biographical
The original fairgrounds were located where the Elementary School stands today and was moved across the river in 1921.
Custodial History
Wakefield.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright may belong to Royal BC Archives
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1925
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on contents of photo.
Creator
Unknown
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0131
Accession No.
1979.7.46
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 14 x 8 cm
Negative Number
F13
Date Range
1925
History / Biographical
The bridge was built in 1910 across the Bulkley River.
Notes
Written on back: "Telkwa 1925"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

The first consignment of good for Harris Store, Hubert, B.C.

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Date Range
[1912 or 1913]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
W.E. Covert
Item No.
P0137
Accession No.
1979.7.52
Physical Description
1 b/w reprint: 17 x 10 cm
Negative Number
F10; F11; F12; F17; F16
Date Range
[1912 or 1913]
History / Biographical
Joe Thompson was a horse man and leather worker. He eventually settled in Telkwa as a harness repair man.
Custodial History
Wakefield.
Related Material
P0140
P0231
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1913]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
W. E. Covert
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0140
Accession No.
1979.7.55
Physical Description
B/W PRINT: 17 x 10 cm
Negative Number
F11; F17
Date Range
[1913]
History / Biographical
The names of Thomson's horses were Buck and Pete.
Custodial History
Wakefield.
Related Material
P0137
P0231
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright held by Royal BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1914-192-?]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
[T. Heslip?]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0144
Accession No.
1979.7.59
Physical Description
1 b&w postcard: 14 x 9 cm
Negative Number
F13
Date Range
[1914-192-?]
Custodial History
Hetherington.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

John DeVoin and Wilmer Bannister stand in front of a plane at the Smithers, B.C. airport

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Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
Unknown
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0174
Accession No.
1979.7.90
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 7 x 12 cm
Negative Number
F15
Date Range
n.d.
History / Biographical
John was the son of Omineca Herald owner Louis DeVoin.
Custodial History
Bannister.
Notes
The aircraft appears to be Alexander Eaglerock owned by Yukon Airways and Exploration. The pilot was John M. Patterson who was delivering the plane to Whitehorse form Denver, CO. Patterson spent time at many small towns on the trip doing barnstorming as a method of raising money to buy gas for the flight.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1913 or 1914]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on back.
Creator
[Mike Wakefield?]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0197
Accession No.
1979.7.116
Physical Description
Postcard: 14 x 9 cm
Negative Number
F24
Date Range
[1913 or 1914]
History / Biographical
The original fairgrounds were located where the Elementary School is now located. The fairground moved across the river in 1921.
Custodial History
Cook.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[Before 1919]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on conjecture and photo contents.
Creator
Unknown
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0213
Accession No.
1979.7.160
Physical Description
1 b&w reprint: 15 x 10 cm
Negative Number
F28; F232
Date Range
[Before 1919]
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
June 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard contents. Written on back is "This is Smithers when it first started (Mason Adams Druggist)"
Creator
W. E. Covert
Name Access
Smithers, B.C.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0214
Accession No.
1979.7.134
Physical Description
Postcard: 14 x 9 cm
Negative Number
F26; F27; F28
Date Range
June 1913
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[ca. 1945-1955]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
A. W. Lenser
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0216
Accession No.
1979.7.136
Physical Description
Postcard: 14 x 9 cm
Negative Number
F26; F27; F204
Date Range
[ca. 1945-1955]
History / Biographical
Wall's Electric opened in 1944 when Al Wall took over the business from Al Evitt. Wall came to Smithers in 1937 and in 1958 furniture was added to Wall's Electric.
Notes
On back of postcard is written: "J Beniston. Dist of Coquitlam Sicuak Wekfare Deot, 640 Poirier Av. N.W. Phone We 9 9242"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Smithers Union Bank on Main Street. In front of the buildings are walking indigenous people in ceremonial (?) clothes. It is perhaps a parade and the visible policeman is Tony West. The image is slightly blurry.

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Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P0216a
Accession No.
981.9.665
Physical Description
B/W MUSEUM PRINT: 120 x 89
Negative Number
F20
History / Biographical
The Union Bank building was used by See-moore Printing and has recently been torn down. It was built in 1913.
Notes
426: BUSINESS-SMITHERS-UNION BANK; 208: FAMILY NAME-WEST
Based on information written on the back of the image and from Swamp to Village P23.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
W.E. Covert
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0220
Accession No.
1979.7.140
Physical Description
Reprint: 15 x 10 cm
Negative Number
F28; F29
Date Range
n.d.
Notes
While it is written as McInnis Bros. on the photograph, the spelling is McInnes.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright belongs to BC Royal Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[after 1943]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on conjecture.
Creator
Unknown
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0221
Accession No.
1979.7.141
Physical Description
1 b&w reprint: 18 x 11 cm
Negative Number
F28
Date Range
[after 1943]
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright belongs to Royal BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
December 27th, [?]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0222
Accession No.
1979.7.142
Physical Description
Reprint: 18 x 13 cm
Negative Number
F21; F28
Date Range
December 27th, [?]
History / Biographical
The Bulkley Hotel was opened in 1914 by the Carr brothers. They sold it to R. E. Williams in 1918 and he hired W. E. Orchard as the manager. It was the first hotel in Smithers.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright belongs to Royal BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[ c.1913]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0223
Accession No.
1979.7.143
Physical Description
1 b&w reprint: 15 x 11 cm
Negative Number
F28; F29
Date Range
[ c.1913]
Geographic Access
Hubert, B.C.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright belongs to Royal BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

First building at Hubert, B.C., March 1914

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Date Range
March 1914
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0224
Accession No.
1979.7.144
1979.7.154
Physical Description
1 b&w reprint: 15 x 11 cm
1 postcard
Negative Number
F28; F29
Date Range
March 1914
Geographic Access
Hubert, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
John Pearson
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0225
Accession No.
1979.7.145
Physical Description
1 postcard: 14 x 9 cm
Negative Number
F30
Date Range
n.d.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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