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Apple orchard at Gilbert farm

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Collection
Gilbert family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of the apple orchard at Gilbert farm. The tree in the middle lasted for many years, while most of the others did not. The Gilberts also grew pin cherry trees in their orchard. In the background can be seen Reiseter Ridge, the deer and moose meadows, and land where Eli Fletcher's pyrite mine w…
Collection
Gilbert family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on contents
Fonds No.
PF37
Series No.
P
Item No.
P7369
Accession No.
2020.21.06
Physical Description
1 coloured photograph
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
History / Biographical
The Gilbert farm, located northeast of Smithers, was run by the Gilbert family starting in 1919.
Custodial History
Item was donated to the museum at some point before 2005, when it was scanned. In November 2018, two oral history interviews were held with Ron Gilbert, Janice Gilbert, Tony L'Orsa and assistant curator Erik Holdijk, in which information about the photographs was provided. Photos were formally accessioned and given database entries in May 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of the apple orchard at Gilbert farm. The tree in the middle lasted for many years, while most of the others did not. The Gilberts also grew pin cherry trees in their orchard. In the background can be seen Reiseter Ridge, the deer and moose meadows, and land where Eli Fletcher's pyrite mine was located.
Notes
Information on photo provided from oral history interview.
Type of Record
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Bill Orchard sitting amongst turnips.

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Date Range
early 1900s
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.
P0367
Accession No.
1979.7.310
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 14 x 8cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F37
Date Range
early 1900s
Notes
Written on back "Billy Orchard on farm 1900s across from Grieder's". Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
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Billy Orchard and unidentified man on cart loaded with potatoes.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1131
Date Range
[190-?]
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.
P0368
Accession No.
1979.7.311
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 14 x 8cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F37
Date Range
[190-?]
Notes
Written on back "Billy Orchard's." Negative copy also available.
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Billy Orchard holding the reins of two horses

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1461
Date Range
[Circa 1912]
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.
P0699
Accession No.
1981.35.6
Physical Description
1 postcard: b & w; 14 x 8.5cm.
Negative Number
F218
Date Range
[Circa 1912]
History / Biographical
The present owner of the Orchard farm is John Greider. It is located east of Highway 16.
Type of Record
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Billy Orchard sits on a pile of turnips

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1460
Date Range
August 29, 1910
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.
P0698
Accession No.
1981.35.6
Physical Description
1 postcard: b & w; 14 x 8cm.
Date Range
August 29, 1910
Notes
Written on back "Turnips raised on the Edwin E. Orchard farm. Billy Orchard."
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Ed, Annie, and Billy Orchard on a wagon

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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
Other Title Info
Title based on description on backside of postcard.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0700
Accession No.
1981.35.8
Physical Description
1 postcard: b & w; 14 x 8.5cm.
History / Biographical
Ed was the manager of the Bulkley Hotel for ten years and served as Smithers' mayor for six years.
Notes
Written on back "Owner of Bulkley Hotel- farm is Greider farm east of Smithers, highway 16."
Type of Record
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James H. Orchard sitting on a turnip pile

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1458
Date Range
[ca 1911]
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.
P0696
Accession No.
1981.35.4
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 5 x 14cm.
Date Range
[ca 1911]
History / Biographical
James was born on Auguest 29th 1910 at the Hazelton Hospital. His father was Ed Orchard (?), the manager of the Bulkley Hotel for ten years and mayor of Smithers for six years.
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Mr. [Edwin E.?] Orchard in a garden

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions3051
Date Range
October 19, 1927
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.
P2699
Accession No.
1981.36.56
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7.5 x 6.9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
October 19, 1927
History / Biographical
Came from a black photo album. Inside the first page was P2644 and this note "To: Joan Muriel and Allan McGill. With Best Wishes. From the United Church Sunday School. Smithers, B.C. June 30th 1935."
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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Mrs. Edwin E. Orchard outside the Bulkley Hotel.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1142
Date Range
[192-?]
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 and description on backside of photograph.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0379
Accession No.
1979.7.322
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 14 x 8.5cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F19
Date Range
[192-?]
Subject Access
Bulkley Hotel
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on back " Edwin E Orchard Bulkley Hotel Smithers BC, 1920's." Negative copy also available.
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