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1933, Slim Williams international trail blazer, Copper Centre, Alaska to Chicago by dog team Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
1933
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
A.L. Evitt
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4292
Accession No.
2001.22
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
1933
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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"Slim Williams international trail blazer"

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Date Range
1933
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 caption written on photograph.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2695
Accession No.
1981.36.52
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 13.8 x 8.8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1933
History / Biographical
Clyde C. "Slim" Williams traveled from Alaska to Chicago by dog sled in 1933 to prove the viability of the Alaska Highway. 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.
Notes
Caption reads "Copper Centre, Alaska to Chicago by Dog Team." Writing on the back reads: "Kept dogs at [?]"
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Slim Williams international trail blazer, Alaska to Washington, D.C., 1933

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Date Range
1933
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.
P5550
Accession No.
2014.16
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia; 13 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1933
Notes
Item is signed on the back Slim Williams, but this has not been verified.
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Slim Williams international trail blazer, Copper Centre, Alaska to Chicago by dog team

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Date Range
1933
Collection
Oswald Hoskins fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Oswald Hoskins fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph caption
Fonds No.
PF34
Series No.
S2
Item No.
P6956
Accession No.
2019.22
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13.1 x 8.7cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
300 dpi
Date Range
1933
Notes
Written on the back: "Slim Williams - 1933. Copper Centre, Alaska, to Chicago by dog team. L to R: O. Hoskins, Charlie Monks, Slim Williams."
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Slim Williams International Trail Blazer dog team

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Date Range
1933
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 caption written on photograph.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2033
Accession No.
1990.75.2
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w, 18 x 13 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1933
Notes
Negative copy also available.
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Slim Williams International Trail Blazers, from Copper Center Alaska to Chicago by dog.

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Date Range
April 1933
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 description
Creator
Levitt, A.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1064
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard; sepia; 14x8cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
April 1933
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on front of photograph: "-1933- Slim Williams International Trail Blazer. Copper Centre, Alaska to Chicago by dog team. Smithers, B.C."
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Clyde "Slim" Williams and John Logan in Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
1939
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Acme Newspictures Inc., San Francisco
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P5546
Accession No.
2017.79
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 22.5 x 18 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1939
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
On back of photograph is typed: "Motorcyclists chart new proposed Alaska Highway Smithers, British Columbia. Clyde C. "Slim" Williams, left of Adventures Club, Chicago, Ill., and John [L?] Logan, right, of Pittsburgh, PA, 1410 miles of almost unbroken wilderness behind them, leave here for Vancouver, B.C., on the next to the last lap of their cycling back through Alaska. The two men left Fairbanks, Alaska, in their motorbikes on May 14. Nearly six months was needed to traverse the 1410 miles, during most of which they broke trail. From Vancouver the adventurers will head for Washington to give a report on conditions of the proposed route for the Aslaskan Highway. (BU) 11-22-39"
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"Slim Williams' Dog Team in Telkwa, B.C."

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Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Clyde 'Slim' Williams' dog team resting in Telkwa on their trek from Alaska to Chicago.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title derived from caption on photo.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P8928
Accession No.
2021.3
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Custodial History
Photo was found in collections in early 2021.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Clyde 'Slim' Williams' dog team resting in Telkwa on their trek from Alaska to Chicago.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Item is a photographic negative taken of the original photo.
Type of Record
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"Slim Williams" Dog Team. Mushing From Alaska to Chicago arrives Telkwa, B.C.

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Date Range
April 1933
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 postcard caption.
Creator
Levitt, A.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1097
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
April 1933
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
On the back: "Mrs Asa Robinson Telkwa; Property E. Hann"
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Slim William's Trail Blazers dog team

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Date Range
ca. 1933
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.
P2032
Accession No.
1990.75.1
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w, 17.5 x 13 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca. 1933
Notes
Negative copy also available.
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Figure Skating Club wearing 'international' clothing

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Date Range
March 6, 1996
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of members of the Smithers Figure Skating Club wearing 'international' clothing during their annual carnival.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8180
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
March 6, 1996
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of members of the Smithers Figure Skating Club wearing 'international' clothing during their annual carnival.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Related Material
P8180-P8182
Notes
Negative available.
Type of Record
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International highway near Yale, B.C.

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Date Range
1911
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of the international highway along the Fraser River near Yale, B.C.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P5303
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
1911
History / Biographical
Photo was taken during a 38-day trip from Seattle, Washington to Hazelton, B.C. in a Flanders 20 car driven by P.E. Sands. This was the first automobile to reach Hazelton.
Custodial History
No donor information known; possibly acquired around 2009-2012.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the international highway along the Fraser River near Yale, B.C.
Type of Record
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The International Pacific Highway System from Mexico City, Mexico to Hazelton, British Columbia, Canada

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Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a booklet of maps following the Pacific Highway System accompanied by blurbs describing major towns and cities along the way. Featured in this booklet are Burns Lake, Houston, Telkwa, and Hazelton.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 256
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records (142 pages)
Scope and Content
Item is a booklet of maps following the Pacific Highway System accompanied by blurbs describing major towns and cities along the way. Featured in this booklet are Burns Lake, Houston, Telkwa, and Hazelton.
Geographic Access
Burns Lake, B.C.
Houston, B.C.
Telkwa, B.C.
Hazelton, B.C.
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International Walk to School Day

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Date Range
October 2004
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of a group of children walking to school from the Gitanmaax Hall on International Walk to School Day, held in early October to promote health and reduce pollution.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Mike Weeber
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8766
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
October 2004
Custodial History
Photo was submitted to the Interior News for publication in the paper. It was retained by the News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of a group of children walking to school from the Gitanmaax Hall on International Walk to School Day, held in early October to promote health and reduce pollution.
Arrangement
Item was found in a folder with other submitted photographs. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Notes
Appears in the Interior News, October 15th 2004.
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[Clarence Goodacre?], Mary Goodacre, Slim Goodacre, [Winnifred Goodacre?]

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Date Range
1950s
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.
P6151
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 9 x 6.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
1950s
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taking on the day of Mary and Slim Goodacre's wedding.
Type of Record
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George Storey, Slim (Jim) McKinnon, and Charlie Sieh with horses at fall fair

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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 information provided on back of photo.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0122
Accession No.
979.7.35
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 24 x 19 cm
Negative Number
F2
History / Biographical
Slim (Jim) McKinnon was run over by his team at this fair. He also ran a sawmill with Happy Turner. George Storey and his wife Olive lived in Evelyn. They had four children (Ed, Laurie, Kitty, and Mac) and they came to Evelyn in 1924. George was the postmaster and Olive was his assistant. She died in 1978 and he died in 1969.
Notes
Written on back: "Sm Fall Fair George Storey Slim (Jim) McKinnon (run over by his team) Charlie Sieh"
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Mary and Slim Goodacre

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Date Range
before 1952
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 information provided by donor.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P5883
Accession No.
2017.122
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 6.5 x 9 cm (TIF)
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
before 1952
Geographic Access
Lake Kathlyn, B.C.
Notes
Photo was taken at the Goodacres' cabin at Lake Kathlyn, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Mary and Slim Goodacre wedding

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Date Range
1950s
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.
P6147
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 11.5 x 7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
1950s
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Identified (l-r): Rose Lörtscher (nee Adomeit), Catherine [?], Mary Goodacre, [?]
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Mary and Slim Goodacre wedding

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Date Range
1950s
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.
P6148
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 9 x 6.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
1950s
Subject Access
Bulkley Valley District Hospital
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Identified (l-r): [?], Rose Lörtscher (nee Adomeit), [?], [?], Catherine [?]
Photo taken at the Bulkley Valley District Hospital Nurses' Residence
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Newlyweds Slim and Mary Goodacre

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Date Range
1950s
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.
P6150
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 9 x 6.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
1950s
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Taking on the day of Mary and Slim Goodacre's wedding
Type of Record
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