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Canadian Legion float in a parade

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Date Range
1927
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.
P1014
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph; sepia; 8x6cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1927
Subject Access
Royal Canadian Legion
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Canadian Legion float, Smithers parade, 1918

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Date Range
[1918-1935]
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.
P1120
Accession No.
1982.15
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1918-1935]
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo identified as Canadian Legion float in the 1918 parade. However, it appears as though the local Canadian Legion did not form until 1926 (see Interior News March 17 1926, page 6), so this photo likely dates to after 1926.
Type of Record
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Canadian Legion parade float

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Date Range
ca 1935
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.
P2705
Accession No.
1981.36.62
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13.8 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1935
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."
Subject Access
Royal Canadian Legion
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Postcard format. French flag on the side of the car lists WWI battlefields in France.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Canada's diamond jubilee children's performance, 1927

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Date Range
July 1, 1927
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 written on back of photo.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0051
Accession No.
1982.8.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 8 x 6 cm
Date Range
July 1, 1927
Notes
Written on back is "First of July pageant at Smithers. Summer 1927. Taken from Grand Stand." See P0001 and P00046 for additonal photos of event.
Type of Record
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Diamond Jubilee float in Houston

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Date Range
1927
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of an automobile decorated with leaves and British flags, serving as the Queen's float in Canada's Diamond Jubilee parade (60 years since Confederation).
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9635
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
1927
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate of an old photograph lent to him for reproduction. Donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of an automobile decorated with leaves and British flags, serving as the Queen's float in Canada's Diamond Jubilee parade (60 years since Confederation).
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Appears on page 93 of Marks on the Forest Floor.
Type of Record
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Canadian Legion float in front of Henry Motors

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Collection
Oswald Hoskins fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Oswald Hoskins fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF34
Series No.
S2
Item No.
P6967
Accession No.
2019.22
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 17.6 x 12.8 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
300 dpi
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back: "Bill Henry, Oswald Hoskins, D.A. McRae of Smithers Hotel (straw hat), [Chas Monles], Al Finnerty. Front seat 'Shorty' Miller and Bea Monks. Early bird site." Photo can be dated to approximately 1926, which appears to be when local branch of the Canadian Legion formed (see Interior News March 17 1926).
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Canadian Regional Airlines float in 75th Homecoming parade

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Date Range
July 1, 1996
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of the Canadian Regional Airlines' float in Smithers' 75th Homecoming parade, held on Canada Day 1996.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8228
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
July 1, 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 the Canadian Regional Airlines' float in Smithers' 75th Homecoming parade, held on Canada Day 1996.
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.
Notes
Negative available
Type of Record
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Children on a parade float with shields from the Canadian Provinces.

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Date Range
[1967]
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.
P0301
Accession No.
1979.7.231
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 11 x 7cm.
Negative Number
F35
Date Range
[1967]
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint
Type of Record
Archival Description

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CN (Canadian National) float in Smithers parade, with Smithers Garage in the background.

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Date Range
late 1940s
Collection
D0700-D0709
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
D0700-D0709
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
D0703
Physical Description
BW Print
Date Range
late 1940s
History / Biographical
Buchanan family photos
Notes
CN, Canadian National, parade, Smithers Garage
Contextual information communicated by Jackie Hoskins
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Golden Jubilee Parade, Smithers School District #54 Float

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Date Range
July 6,1963
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.
P4406
Accession No.
2003.40.1
Physical Description
1 Photo: b&w; 8.5.x.8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
July 6,1963
History / Biographical
Found in archives Nov. 2003 in one acid free envelope written on front of envelope. 'This collection ofschool photo was in a black binder with 3 "stickey" mounts.' They have been removed for conservation. No record of source.
Notes
Smithers School District #54 Float July 1963. Childern on back of a float. Associated images- P4407-P4410
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Golden Jubilee Parade, Smithers School District #54 Float

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Date Range
July 6, 1963
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.
P4407
Accession No.
2003.40.1
Physical Description
1 photo; b&w; 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
July 6, 1963
History / Biographical
Found in archives Nov. 2003 in one acid free envelope written on front of envelope. 'This collection ofschool photo was in a black binder with 3 "stickey" mounts.' They have been removed for conservation. No record of source.
Notes
Smithers School District #54 Float July 1963. Associated images P4406,P4408-4410
Type of Record
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Golden Jubilee Parade, Smithers School District #54 Float

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Date Range
July 6, 1963
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.
P4408
Accession No.
2003.40.1
Physical Description
1 photo: b&w; 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
July 6, 1963
History / Biographical
Found in archives Nov. 2003 in one acid free envelope written on front of envelope. 'This collection ofschool photo was in a black binder with 3 "stickey" mounts.' They have been removed for conservation. No record of source.
Notes
Smithers School District #54 Float July 1963. Penned on front is Pauline Forsythe, Carol Then, Crystal___. Associated with P4406-4407, 4409,4410.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Golden Jubilee Parade, Smithers School District #54 float

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Date Range
July 6 1963
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.
P4409
Accession No.
2003.40.1
Physical Description
1 photo: b&w; 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
July 6 1963
History / Biographical
Found in archives Nov. 2003 in one acid free envelope written on front of envelope. 'This collection ofschool photo was in a black binder with 3 "stickey" mounts.' They have been removed for conservation. No record of source.
Notes
Associated with 4406-4408,P4410. Smithers School District #54 Darade July 1963. Written on front of photo in pencil and black pen is Lucille Forsyth, Joanne, Monica, Whelan Holenstine, Ellen Nunoda, MaryAnn, Mark.
Type of Record
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Golden Jubilee Parade, Smithers School District #54 float

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Date Range
July 6 1963
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.
P4410
Accession No.
2003.40.1
Physical Description
1 Photo: b&w; 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
July 6 1963
History / Biographical
Found in archives Nov. 2003 in one acid free envelope written on front of envelope. 'This collection ofschool photo was in a black binder with 3 "stickey" mounts.' They have been removed for conservation. No record of source.
Notes
Associated with 4006, 4009 Smithers School District #54 Float, July 1963, ld'ed children are Ellen Nunoda, Crystel Wolaoski, Monica Holenstein.
Type of Record
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Smithers 50th Jubilee, Jubilee Queen judging, Catherine Orr (Miss Legion)

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Date Range
July 1, 1963
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.
P5025
Accession No.
2005.8.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 9.5 x 12 cm
Scan Resolution
1199 dpi
Date Range
July 1, 1963
Subject Access
Smithers Golden Jubilee
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Jubilee Queen judging, Catherine Orr (Miss Legion)
Type of Record
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Commemorative Glass for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee

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Material
GLASS;
Description
Cylindrical glass with acid etched silhouette of Queen Victoria. Arched around her is ' A GLORIOUS REIGN OF SIXTY YEARS' with flowers and leaves beside the lettering. These are also acid etched. Near the bottom are thick ribs surrounding the glass.
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DOCUMENTARY OBJECT
Description
Cylindrical glass with acid etched silhouette of Queen Victoria. Arched around her is ' A GLORIOUS REIGN OF SIXTY YEARS' with flowers and leaves beside the lettering. These are also acid etched. Near the bottom are thick ribs surrounding the glass.
Material
GLASS;
Height
11.9
Diameter
Top: 7.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.52.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Canadian Legion New Year's Eve Frolic admission

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Date Range
December 31, 1954
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a small leaflet providing admission to the Canadian Legion New Year's Eve Frolic. It includes a menu and programme for the evening.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Other Title Info
Title based on content.
Fonds No.
C1
Accession No.
2020.3.2
Physical Description
1 card
Date Range
December 31, 1954
History / Biographical
This item provided admission to the Canadian Legion's (B.V. Branch No. 63) New Year's Eve Frolic held on December 31st 1954.
Custodial History
Item was donated by Gerry Gebert in November 2019 and accessioned in January 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is a small leaflet providing admission to the Canadian Legion New Year's Eve Frolic. It includes a menu and programme for the evening.
Subject Access
Canadian Legion
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Royal Canadian Legion Branch 63 80th Anniversary Newspaper

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Date Range
1999
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a four-page newspaper about the 80th Anniversary of Branch 63 of the Royal Canadian Legion.It includes an overview of the history of the Branch, messages from the President, Mayor and Northwest Zone Commander, information on Past Ladies' Auxiliary Minutes, and an article entitled "Keeping P…
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Royal Canadian Legion
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 110
Accession No.
2020.34.21
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1999
History / Biographical
The Royal Canadian Legion is a non-profit veteran's organization for former military members, RCMP and cadets. Its Smithers branch, Branch 63, was founded in 1919.
Custodial History
This item was kept in the museum's reference files for an unknown period of time before being removed and accessioned as a discrete item in August 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is a four-page newspaper about the 80th Anniversary of Branch 63 of the Royal Canadian Legion.It includes an overview of the history of the Branch, messages from the President, Mayor and Northwest Zone Commander, information on Past Ladies' Auxiliary Minutes, and an article entitled "Keeping Pace with the Times."
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Royal Canadian Legion, Remembrance Day service programs

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Date Range
1931; 2001
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
File includes programs for Remembrance Day services held by the Royal Canadian Legion (previously the canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League), Smithers Branch.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 130
Item No.
1996.144.2
2012.3.2
Accession No.
1996.144
2012.3
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1931; 2001
Scope and Content
File includes programs for Remembrance Day services held by the Royal Canadian Legion (previously the canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League), Smithers Branch.
Subject Access
Remembrance Day
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Smithers Red Cross Committee upstairs in Canadian Legion (Broadway)

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Date Range
Sept 17, 1942
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 written on back of photograph.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2015
Accession No.
1990.22.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
Sept 17, 1942
Subject Access
Smithers Red Cross
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Pictured are Elsie Adia, Mrs. J. Hagg, Jean McDonald, and two unidentified women.
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