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Date Range
1965-1966
Collection
CFBV Radio fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
The fonds reflects the radio scripts that were used by the CFBV radio in 1965 and 1966. The fonds are arranged into a single series: Radio scripts. Records primarily consist of radio scripts regarding the Town of Smithers, recreation, and provincial activity updates.
Collection
CFBV Radio fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF7
Accession No.
2001.16
Physical Description
7 cm of textual records
Date Range
1965-1966
History / Biographical
CFBV (C F Bulkley Valley) began broadcasting in 1963 under the ownership of CFBV Ltd. The radio station was located on the corner of Queen Street and Highway 16 in Smithers, B.C., moving to the former School Board offices on Queen Street several years later. The radio’s main mission since it first broadcasted has been to relay local news, weather, sports, entertainment, and information of community interest. The station opened a rebroadcaster, CFLD, in the Tweedsmuir Hotel in Burns Lake in November 1965, and added another rebroadcaster, CKBV, in Hazelton, and CHLD in Granisle, in 1974. In 1985, CFBV Ltd. eventually changed its corporate name to Cariboo Central Interior Radio Inc. CFBV and CFLD began operating a common brand: BV/LD (Bulkley Valley Lakes District) Radio. In 1991. Cariboo Central Interior Radio was purchased by 1126144 Alberta Ltd. (a company affiliated with Vista) on September 1, 2005. In 2006, BV/LD branding was changed to The Peak. In January 2016, the station branding was chanted to The Moose.
Custodial History
These records were collected and created by CFBV Radio. Ownership of these records after 1985 is unknown.
Scope and Content
The fonds reflects the radio scripts that were used by the CFBV radio in 1965 and 1966. The fonds are arranged into a single series: Radio scripts. Records primarily consist of radio scripts regarding the Town of Smithers, recreation, and provincial activity updates.
Arrangement
The fonds is artificially arranged by news subject by Sharon Kerr in March 2002. In May 2018, the files were further arranged alphabetically by subject, with one additional file labelled Misc. news items.
Geographic Access
Burns Lake, B.C.
Endako, B.C.
Fraser Lake, B.C.
Kitimat, B.C.
Prince Rupert, B.C.
Smithers, B.C.
Terrace, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1965-1966
Collection
CFBV Radio fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Radio Scripts consist of program clippings about education and recreation in the Lakes District, as well as the Town of Smithers, and provincial news updates.
Collection
CFBV Radio fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF7
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2001.16
Physical Description
7 cm of textual records
Date Range
1965-1966
Scope and Content
Radio Scripts consist of program clippings about education and recreation in the Lakes District, as well as the Town of Smithers, and provincial news updates.
Geographic Access
Burns Lake, B.C.
Endako, B.C.
Fraser Lake, B.C.
Kitimat, B.C.
Prince Rupert, B.C.
Smithers, B.C.
Terrace, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1932-1933; 1935
Collection
Aida Family fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series contains records pertaining to Ben Aida’s education, including certificates and a textbook.
Collection
Aida Family fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF5
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2015.13
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1932-1933; 1935
Scope and Content
Series contains records pertaining to Ben Aida’s education, including certificates and a textbook.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
[1929-1946; 2008]
Collection
Aida Family fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
electronic record
graphic material
textual record
Scope and Content
Fonds includes records collected and created by the Aida Family. Records include Tetsuo's school certificates, Aida Cleaners signs and photographs.
Collection
Aida Family fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
electronic record
graphic material
textual record
Fonds No.
PF5
Accession No.
2015.13
2017.89
Physical Description
1 CD
2.5 cm of textual records
26 photographs
3 postcards
Date Range
[1929-1946; 2008]
History / Biographical
The Aidas were a Japanese-Canadian family who lived in Smithers during the 1920s-1940s. Kintaro Aida, born in Tokyo in 1888, immigrated to Canada in 1906 and married Sadako Fuseya-Wanibe, who had come to Canada from Japan in 1909. The couple had three sons in Prince Rupert - Tatsuo 'Tat' (b. 1916), Fujio 'Joe' (b. 1917), and Tetuso 'Ben' (b. 1919) - before moving to Smithers. Two more children - a son named Asao and a daughter named Sumiko - were born here in 1927 and 1929 respectively. Kintaro ran a tailor shop and rooming house, while Sadako managed a laundry. Sadako, Asao and Sumiko visited family in Japan shortly before the outbreak of World War II and were unable to return home until after the war. Asao got married in Japan and remained there. The rest of the Aida family moved to Stouffville, Ontario in the late 1940s. For more information, see finding aid.
Scope and Content
Fonds includes records collected and created by the Aida Family. Records include Tetsuo's school certificates, Aida Cleaners signs and photographs.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description