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Date Range
[1910-1922]
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of a administrative records, including time books, distribution of labour procedure, table of spirals used on Mountain Division and an engineer trip ticket booklet related to the GTP Railway station in Smithers, B.C. Records also include a tourist booklet, blueprints of the interior …
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Accession No.
1971.35
1978.7
1981.41
1985.1
2009.67
2011.19
2017.22
2017.6
2017.87
2017.92
2018.2
Physical Description
19 cm of textual record
Date Range
[1910-1922]
History / Biographical
Construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway commenced in 1905, under the direction of Charles Melville Hay. The present site of Prince Rupert was selected as the Pacific terminal and the community to be known as Smithers was made a station on the line. The Grand Trunk Pacific Railway was taken over by the federal government in 1919 and eventually became a part of the Canadian National Railways system.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of a administrative records, including time books, distribution of labour procedure, table of spirals used on Mountain Division and an engineer trip ticket booklet related to the GTP Railway station in Smithers, B.C. Records also include a tourist booklet, blueprints of the interior of the Smithers Station, as well as the exterior, and plans for a GTP water tank.
Arrangement
Records were rearranged intellectually in September 2016 by Manda Haligowski to better reflect archival standards and to improve accessibility. Series #3 added by SK and WC October 2003. Series #4 added by SK, JY and WC November 1, 2003.
Notes
November 2016: Prince Rupert Terminus of the GTP book cover (1988.19) has been transferred to the Prince Rupert Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
[1910-1922]
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes records related to the administrative activities of the GTP Railway in Smithers, B.C. The series contains time books, distribution of labour procedure, table of spirals used on Mountain Division and an engineer trip ticket booklet.
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
1971.35
1978.7
1981.41
1988.19
Physical Description
18 cm of textual records
Date Range
[1910-1922]
Scope and Content
Series includes records related to the administrative activities of the GTP Railway in Smithers, B.C. The series contains time books, distribution of labour procedure, table of spirals used on Mountain Division and an engineer trip ticket booklet.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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
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
Date Range
December 1919 - September 1920
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
File No.
File 1
Item No.
1971.35.1
Accession No.
1971.35
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
December 1919 - September 1920
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
December 1917 - February 1919
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
File No.
File 3
Item No.
1971.35.2
Accession No.
1971.35
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
December 1917 - February 1919
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
October 1914 - February 1920
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
File No.
File 2
Item No.
1971.35.3
Accession No.
1971.35
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
October 1914 - February 1920
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
July 1921 - Sept 1921
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
File No.
File 4
Item No.
1971.35.4
Accession No.
1971.35
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
July 1921 - Sept 1921
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
September 1920 - July 1921
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
File No.
File 6
Item No.
1971.35.5
Accession No.
1971.35
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
September 1920 - July 1921
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
February 1919 - November 1919
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
BF2
Series No.
S1
File No.
File 5
Item No.
1971.35.6
Accession No.
1971.35
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
February 1919 - November 1919
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Map of the central section of British Columbia showing the country served by the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6976
Date Range
1911
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Creator
Poole Bros.
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 19
Item No.
2017.92.2
Accession No.
2017.92
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1 inch:1/4 mile
Date Range
1911
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Type of Record
Archival Description

The Grand Trunk Pacific Development Co. Ltd. Smithers townsite

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6977
Date Range
April 4, 1917
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
  1 Document  
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Parallel Title
Subdivision of N.W. 1/4 Sec. 30, S.W. 1/4 Sec. 31, Lot 5289, Lot 1053, S1/2 Lot 865 Twp. 4, Rge. 5, Coast District B.C.
Other Title Info
Range 5 coast district, British Columbia
Fonds No.
BF2
Item No.
2017.87.1
Accession No.
2017.87
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1 inch: 300 feet
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
April 4, 1917
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Documents

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Smithers station for the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

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Date Range
September 9, 1918
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. A. Heaman
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 20
Item No.
2017.6.2
Accession No.
2017.6
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1/8 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
September 9, 1918
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Smithers station for the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6987
Date Range
September 9, 1918
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. A. Heaman
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 20
Item No.
2017.6.3
Accession No.
2017.6
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1/8 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
September 9, 1918
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Mechanical department yard map for the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7032
Date Range
July 29, 1913
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. G. Legrand
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 24
Item No.
1990.173.1
Accession No.
1990.173
Physical Description
1 architectural drawing
Material Details
Scale 1/4 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
July 29, 1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Type of Record
Archival Description

5000 U.S. gallon water tank map, foundation plan

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7072
Date Range
April 14, 1913
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. G. Legrand
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 27
Item No.
2017.22.1
Accession No.
2017.22
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 3/8 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
April 14, 1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

5000 U.S. gallon water tank map, foundation plan

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7073
Date Range
April 21, 1913
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. G. Legrand
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 27
Item No.
2017.22.2
Accession No.
2017.22
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 3/4 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
April 21, 1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

5000 U.S. gallon water tank map, forms for pedestals

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7074
Date Range
April 21, 1913
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. G. Legrand
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 27
Item No.
2017.22.3
Accession No.
2017.22
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 3/4 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
April 21, 1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

5000 U.S. gallon water tank map, steam heating system

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7075
Date Range
May 12, 1914
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Collection
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
architectural drawing
Creator
J. G. Legrand
Fonds No.
BF2
File No.
OS 27
Item No.
2017.22.4
Accession No.
2017.22
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1/2 inch: 1 foot
Scale 1/4 inch: 1 foot
Date Range
May 12, 1914
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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