More like 'Jack Henry and Chief Constable John Kelly coming down from the Cronin Mine with deceased Jack Pekoe (Picco)'

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Constable John Kelly, Jack Henry & Jack Pekoe

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Date Range
ca July 1916
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1557
Accession No.
1987.14.1
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 13 x 20 cm reprint
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca July 1916
Custodial History
Also in the Killam collection
Notes
Constable John Kelly and packer Jack Henry looking down on the body of the deceased Jack Pekoe (Picco) who died in a snow slide in the winter while delivering mail to the Cronin Mine
Type of Record
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Body of Jack Pekoe (Picco) in the mountain alpine

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Date Range
July 1916
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo content, information written on back.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P0910
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 7.5 x 12.7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Negative Number
F329
Date Range
July 1916
History / Biographical
Pekoe (Picco) was carrying mail to Cronin Mine in the Babine Mountains when he got caught in a snowslide. Pekoe (Picco) would carry the mail into Silverking, over Hyland Pass and down into the mine. His body wasn't found until the following summer.
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Notes
Men standing in the photograph are identified as Chief Constable John Kelly (R) and local packer Jack Henry (L).
Historical information from "Swamp to Village" p. 33.
Written on back of postcard: "This is what's on the horse. The poor fellow was carrying mail to a camp into the Babine Mts & got caught in a snowslide." It appears to be signed by "Hetty."
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
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Body of Jack Pekoe (Picco) on a horse

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Date Range
July 1916
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents and information written on back.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P0911
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 12.3 x 7.8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
300 dpi
Date Range
July 1916
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Notes
Men in the photograph identified as Chief Constable John Kelly (L), Jack Pekoe (Picco) (centre- deceased), and Jack Henry (R).
Written on the back of the postcard: "Smtihers B.C. 9.12.16. A.B.C. funeral. Guess what's on the horse? Found July 1916". Postcard is signed by [Hetty?].
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Axel Elmstead, [Henry] Messner, Harry Clements, [Franz] Messner, and Ben Mueller at Cronin Mine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions6451
Collection
Joseph Allen L'Orsa map and photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Joseph Allen L'Orsa map and photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C7
Series No.
P
File No.
File 1
Item No.
P5906
Accession No.
2018.24
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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John "Jack" McDonell memorial, Constable Lewis Stryde

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7144
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title sourced from original file on the CD-ROM.
Creator
Harry Kruisselbrink
Fonds No.
PF32
File No.
285
Item No.
P6491
Accession No.
2018.77
Physical Description
1 photograph: col. (JPEG)
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taken in the reception area at Smithers Town Hall.
Type of Record
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John "Jack" McDonell memorial, Constable Lewis Stryde, Gordon Hetherington, Sargent Dennis MacKay, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7136
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title sourced from original file on the CD-ROM.
Creator
Harry Kruisselbrink
Fonds No.
PF32
File No.
285
Item No.
P6483
Accession No.
2018.77
Physical Description
1 photograph: col. (JPEG)
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taken at Veterans Peace Park in front of the cenotaph.
Type of Record
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John "Jack" McDonell memorial, RCMP Honour Guard, Constable Lewis Stryde and Sargent Dennis MacKay, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7119
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title sourced from original file on the CD-ROM.
Creator
Harry Kruisselbrink
Fonds No.
PF32
File No.
285
Item No.
P6466
Accession No.
2018.77
Physical Description
1 photograph: col. (JPEG)
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taken at Veterans Peace Park in front of the cenotaph.
Type of Record
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John "Jack" McDonell memorial, RCMP Honour Guard Constable Lewis Stryde, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7140
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title sourced from original file on the CD-ROM.
Creator
Charmaine O'Coffey
Fonds No.
PF32
File No.
285
Item No.
P6487
Accession No.
2018.77
Physical Description
1 photograph: col. (JPEG)
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taken at Veterans Peace Park in front of the cenotaph.
Type of Record
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John "Jack" McDonell memorial, Sargent Dennis MacKay, Constable Lewis Stryde, and Jim Davidson

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7149
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Harry Kruisselbrink fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title sourced from original file on the CD-ROM.
Creator
Charmaine O'Coffey
Fonds No.
PF32
File No.
285
Item No.
P6496
Accession No.
2018.77
Physical Description
1 photograph: col. (JPEG)
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
May 16, 2013
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taken at Veterans Peace Park.
Type of Record
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An unidentified train coming down the tracks in winter.

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Collection
P4244-P4286
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
P4244-P4286
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P4274
Accession No.
2000.87.31
Physical Description
Hand-coloured glass slide: 51 x 86
Notes
555: Transportation - Railway.
Based on image.
Type of Record
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Parade coming down Main Street.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1070
Date Range
1949
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Wall's Electric is at the far right. Unidentified Cafe in the background.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0307
Accession No.
1979.7.236
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 12.5 x 9cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F35
Date Range
1949
Scope and Content
Wall's Electric is at the far right. Unidentified Cafe in the background.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
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Two steam boats coming down the Skeena River.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1247
Date Range
1908
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0484
Accession No.
1979.7.430
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 25 x 17cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F45
Date Range
1908
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Bulkley Valley Museum staff at Cronin Mine

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Date Range
August 1986
Collection
Bulkley Valley Museum fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of three Bulkley Valley Museum staff and/or associates at the site of the abandoned Cronin Mine. Probably Ruth Murdoch, Alison Craig, and Dirk Septer, from left to right.
Collection
Bulkley Valley Museum fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Louis Schibli?
Fonds No.
OF1
Series No.
S8
Item No.
P8897
Accession No.
2021.3
Physical Description
1 photograph, b&w
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
August 1986
Custodial History
Item was found in the archival vault and accessioned in February 2021.
Scope and Content
Photo of three Bulkley Valley Museum staff and/or associates at the site of the abandoned Cronin Mine. Probably Ruth Murdoch, Alison Craig, and Dirk Septer, from left to right.
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Notes
Photo likely taken by Louis Schibli, the fourth member of the expedition. Negative copy of this photo + others from same trip available.
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Charlie Chapman going to Cronin Mine with a pack horse

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Date Range
1915 or 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1028
Accession No.
1982.9
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 13x10cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1915 or 1916
Notes
Written on back of photograph: "Owner- Museum. Charlie Chapman, trail to Cronine mine, 1915-16."
Type of Record
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Charlie Chapman's camp on the trail to Cronin Mine

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Date Range
1915 or 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1030
Accession No.
1982.9
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 13x10.5cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1915 or 1916
Notes
Written on back of photograph: "Charlie Chapman Camp. Camp on trail to Cronine mine 1915-16."
photograph is mounted on a cardboard frame
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Compressor shack at Cronin (Babine-Bonanza) Mine

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Date Range
1960
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P5943
Accession No.
2017.122
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
1960
History / Biographical
This photograph would have been taken after the Cronin Mine was revived, in 1957, by the Kindrat Family. [Willy?] Naziel worked extensively with Paul Kindrat.
Notes
[Willy?] Naziel is depicted in this photograph.
Type of Record
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Cronin Mine, a blacksmith shop, and ore sorting sheds.

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Date Range
1929
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0322
Accession No.
1979.7.262
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 12.5 x 9cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F35
Date Range
1929
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Cronin Mine, Babine Mountains

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Date Range
1914-1917
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1151
Accession No.
1982.30
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1914-1917
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Babine Mountains
Notes
"E. Hann" written on back & "Central Clothing, Smithers. B.C." stamped in blue
Type of Record
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Cronin Mine base camp buildings

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Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1264
Accession No.
1983.9
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 8x12cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Geographic Access
Hudson Bay Mountain
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint
Type of Record
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Cronin mine cookhouse.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1346
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on description on backside of photograph.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0584
Accession No.
1980.26.616
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 10.5 x 6cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F51
History / Biographical
Cronin Mine was originally called the Babine Bonanza Mine. It consisted of five mineral claims and was taken over by James Cronin in 1908. It was located in the Babine Mountains.
Notes
Written on back "Cookhouse with Nelson's house next to it. Loon Lake in the distance." Negative copy also available.
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