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Date Range
n.d.
Collection
Cornelius Bot fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a chart to record daily egg production used by Cornelius Bot.
Collection
Cornelius Bot fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF19
Accession No.
1994.5
Physical Description
1 chart
Date Range
n.d.
Scope and Content
Item is a chart to record daily egg production used by Cornelius Bot.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
Cornelius Bot fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Item is a poster describing the characteristics of different grades of Canadian eggs.
Collection
Cornelius Bot fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Canada Department of Agriculture
Fonds No.
PF19
Accession No.
1994.5
Physical Description
1 poster
Date Range
n.d.
Publication
Ottawa: Canada Department of Agriculture
Scope and Content
Item is a poster describing the characteristics of different grades of Canadian eggs.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers fonds

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7090
Date Range
[1898; 1900; 1912; 1923; 1942]
Collection
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Fonds includes a cash book, exam booklet, and a number of books. Books include “Sheahan’s Telegraph Cipher Code,” “B. of L.E. Funeral Service,” “The Compound Locomotive” and “Ritual of the Grand International Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.”
Collection
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
AF7
Accession No.
1990.190
Physical Description
5 cm of textual records
Date Range
[1898; 1900; 1912; 1923; 1942]
History / Biographical
The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers was founded in Michigan on May 8, 1863 as a trade organization for railroad workers. The first Canadian chapter was established soon after in Toronto in 1865. Although little documentation of the Brotherhood exists in the fonds, presumably the local branch was established in the Bulkley Valley at approximately the same time as the completion of Grand Trunk Pacific railway in 1914.
Scope and Content
Fonds includes a cash book, exam booklet, and a number of books. Books include “Sheahan’s Telegraph Cipher Code,” “B. of L.E. Funeral Service,” “The Compound Locomotive” and “Ritual of the Grand International Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.”
Type of Record
Archival Description

Albert William (Bill) Vinson, November 1, 1946-August 31,1948, Game Warden, Smithers, BC,

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4869
Date Range
November 1, 1946-August 31, 1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF18
Item No.
P5266
Accession No.
Box 4 Bay 3 Shelf 2
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w
Date Range
November 1, 1946-August 31, 1948
History / Biographical
Bill Vinson was the Game Warden in Smithers from November 1, 1946-August 31, 1948, he later operated the Smithers Second Hand Store until in was burnt down on February 2, 1949. The store was located next to Smithers Bowling Lanes
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Albert William (Bill) Vinson (May 26, 1909, Basingstoke, England-November 8, 2011, Prince George, BC) fishing in Smithers

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4870
Date Range
1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5267
Physical Description
B&W Photo: 3.5 x 2.5
Date Range
1948
History / Biographical
WRITTEN ON BACK OF PHOTO: "A. Wm. Vinson. Fishing in Bulkley River near Trout Creek, 1948.
Notes
fishing, Albert William (Bill) Vinson
Photo and description donated by Lyn Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Possibly "Skins Lake Spillway", Work camp for part of the Alcan Project or perhaps "Kenney Dam" Vanderhoof (left side)

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4871
Date Range
Circa-Early 1950's
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5268
Physical Description
B&W Scan
Date Range
Circa-Early 1950's
History / Biographical
Circa-Early 1950's, 549 stamped on back
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, dam, Vanderhoof, work camp, Skins Lake Spillway, Alcan Project
Scanned photo, NO PHYSICAL PHOTO, desciption donated by eldest daughter Gwendolyn (Lyn) J. Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Possibly "Skins Lake Spillway", Work camp for part of the Alcan Project or perhaps "Kenney Dam" Vanderhoof (right side)

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4872
Date Range
Circa-Early 1950's
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5269
Physical Description
B&W Scan
Date Range
Circa-Early 1950's
History / Biographical
Circa-Early 1950's, 549 stamped on back
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, dam, Vanderhoof, work camp, Skins Lake Spillway, Alcan Project
Scanned photo, NO PHYSICAL PHOTO, desciption donated by eldest daughter Gwendolyn (Lyn) J. Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Picture of a deer with three horns, Smithers 1947

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4873
Date Range
1947
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5270
Physical Description
B&W Scan
Date Range
1947
History / Biographical
1947, 527 stamped on back
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, deer, Smithers,
Scanned photo, NO PHYSICAL PHOTO, desciption donated by eldest daughter Gwendolyn (Lyn) J. Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5271
Physical Description
Sepia Photo: 3 x 5
Date Range
1948
History / Biographical
1948, bike race on Main St?
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, Smithers, bike race
Photo and description donated by Lyn Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5272
Physical Description
Sepia Photo: 3 x 5
Date Range
1948
History / Biographical
1948, bike race on Main St?
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, Smithers, bike race
Photo and description donated by Lyn Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1946-1950; 2009; 2011
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
textual record
Scope and Content
1. Personal records 2. Smithers Second Hand Shop 3. Game Warden 4. Deputy Return Officer Fonds is organized into four series, reflecting Vinson’s various endeavours: Records include correspondence, receipts, forms, personal documents and reports.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
6 b&w photographs
6.4 cm of textual records
Date Range
1946-1950; 2009; 2011
History / Biographical
Albert William (Bill) Vinson was born in Basingtoke, England on May 26, 1909 and immigrated to Nova Scotia in April, 1910. Vinson was Game Warden in Smithers, B.C., from November 1, 1946 to August 31, 1948. Vinson also owned and operated Smithers Second Hand Store until it burned down on February 2, 1949. During 1948, he was a polling station Deputy Returning Officer. On November 8, 2011, Vinson passed away in Prince George, B.C.
Scope and Content
1. Personal records
2. Smithers Second Hand Shop
3. Game Warden
4. Deputy Return Officer
Fonds is organized into four series, reflecting Vinson’s various endeavours:
Records include correspondence, receipts, forms, personal documents and reports.
Arrangement
No original order exists and the arrangment is an artificial one produced by the Archivist (March 2017).
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1947-1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes personal records collected or created by Vinson and include correspondence, personal documents and receipts. Correspondence regards Vinson renting a house from Vida M. Cook. Personal documents include an RBC savings account booklet and driver’s license.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1947-1948
Scope and Content
Series includes personal records collected or created by Vinson and include correspondence, personal documents and receipts. Correspondence regards Vinson renting a house from Vida M. Cook. Personal documents include an RBC savings account booklet and driver’s license.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1948-1949
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series relates to Vinson’s time running the Smithers Second Hand Shop. Records include correspondence and financial records. Financial records include a cash book, sale/purchase receipts, and tax forms.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1948-1949
Scope and Content
Series relates to Vinson’s time running the Smithers Second Hand Shop. Records include correspondence and financial records. Financial records include a cash book, sale/purchase receipts, and tax forms.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1945-1949
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes reports and correspondence during Vinson’s time as Smithers’ Game Warden.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S3
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1945-1949
Scope and Content
Series includes reports and correspondence during Vinson’s time as Smithers’ Game Warden.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1949
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes various filled out forms under the Dominion Elections Act while Vinson acted as Deputy Returning Officer.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S4
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1949
Scope and Content
Series includes various filled out forms under the Dominion Elections Act while Vinson acted as Deputy Returning Officer.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
[1965-1976]
Collection
Cornelius Bot fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Fonds contains records relating to the operations of Bot’s chicken farm. Records include sale receipts, promotional materials, egg inspection reports, licenses and a burning permit.
Collection
Cornelius Bot fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF19
Accession No.
1994.5
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
[1965-1976]
History / Biographical
Cornelius Bot was born October 29, 1910. He operated a chicken farm, producing and selling eggs in Smithers, B.C. Bot died December 2, 1998.
Custodial History
Records were created and collected by Cornelius Bot during the daily operations of his chicken farm.
Scope and Content
Fonds contains records relating to the operations of Bot’s chicken farm. Records include sale receipts, promotional materials, egg inspection reports, licenses and a burning permit.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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