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Muriel Adams Rosenblatt correspondence

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Date Range
1996-2002
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Three letters written by fomer Smithers resident Muriel Adams Rosenblatt. The first (2020.13.1) dates from April 1996 and was sent to the Interior News for the town's 75th anniversary; it details her childhood in Smithers and her life afterwards. The second (2020.13.2) is a companion to the first l…
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Muriel Rosenblatt
Fonds No.
C1
Accession No.
2020.13.1
2020.13.2
2020.13.3
Date Range
1996-2002
History / Biographical
Muriel Adams Rosenblatt was the daughter of J. Mason Adams (Smithers' first druggist) and Bertha L. Adams. She was born in Hazelton in 1910 and later moved to Telkwa and then Smithers in 1914. The family left for southern California in August 1927 due to the ill health of Muriel's sister Doris. She returned to Smithers for the first time for a visit in 1970. In 1996 she wrote to the Interior News for Smithers' 75th anniversary, giving her recollections of life in town.
Custodial History
These items were stored with BVM internal records for an unknown length of time before being discovered and formally accessioned in May 2020.
Scope and Content
Three letters written by fomer Smithers resident Muriel Adams Rosenblatt. The first (2020.13.1) dates from April 1996 and was sent to the Interior News for the town's 75th anniversary; it details her childhood in Smithers and her life afterwards. The second (2020.13.2) is a companion to the first letter explaining its purpose. The third (2020.13.3) is dated October 9, 2002 and thanks 'Linda' for sending her an article on pioneer women, as well as giving more recollections about Smithers.
Subject Access
Avis Wall Reid
Bertha Louise Adams
Ernest Hann
Interior News
J. Mason Adams
James Porteous
Oswald Hoskins
Patricia Hartnett Kring
Vina Eby
William "Wiggs" O'Neill
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Smithers, B.C.
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Lakes District Secondary School Choir Presents More Songs for our Friends

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Date Range
1976
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
sound recording
Scope and Content
Item is a vinyl record
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
sound recording
Responsibility
Cover Design by Wayne S. Brown
Cover photograph by Arthur Vine Studio
Creator
Lakes District Secondary School Choir
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
265
Accession No.
2016.1
Physical Description
1 audio record; vinyl
Date Range
1976
History / Biographical
The Lakes District Secondary School Choir was a volunteer group that formed in September 1964. The group practiced twice a week during lunch hours during the school year. The first directors in 1964 were Mrs. Moria Vine and Mrs. Nona McKinley. Some of its early members were members of the Burns Lake Girls Choir (also known as the Junior Singers).
Custodial History
The record was one of a collection of 200 that was given to the donor by a friend who had lived in Smithers since the 1960s or 1970s.
Scope and Content
Item is a vinyl record
Subject Access
EDUCATION-Secondary Education
ORGANIZATIONS-Youth Clubs
PERFORMANCES-Concerts
PERSONS-Adolescents
PERSONS-Volunteers
PERSONS-Women
Notes
2nd from back: Anne Hope, Sharon Konkin, Denise Kay, Cathy Howett, Alison Wright, Laurie Chicoine, Terryl Johnson.
2nd from front: Wendi Konkin, Nancy Shelford, Robyn Lambert, Jean Kallhood, Kathy Johnson, Marie Hope, Janice Stone, Shannon Kaler.
At the piano: Carol Dyck
Back row, from left: Adela Wright, Jennifer Vine, Carole Snyder, Mae Locke, Donna Stone, Jacquie Howett, Laurie Stewart.
Front row: Christine Grey, Alexis Ann Hawse, Shelly Holliday, Nona Mckinley, Delores Knelsen, Moira Vince, Anuradha Nayar
Identified in photograph;
Type of Record
Archival Description
Date Range
1965-1974; 1990-1991
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Files include 12 phone books/telephone directories for the Bulkley Valley area.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Creator
B.C. Tel
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 195
File 196
File 197
Accession No.
2017.33
Physical Description
30.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1965-1974; 1990-1991
Scope and Content
Files include 12 phone books/telephone directories for the Bulkley Valley area.
Subject Access
B.C. Tel
B.C. Telephone Company
Geographic Access
Burns Lake, B.C.
Hazelton, B.C.
Houston, B.C.
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description