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Two men shaking hands in front of CN car

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7552
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Len Hillyard
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4660
Accession No.
2004.66.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20 x 25 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
History / Biographical
From Morris Collection
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Notes
Names H.S. Parker and J. Scedd__ are written on the front. Stamp on the back says "Len. Hillyard Commercial Photography - Photo Finishing, Box 30 - Saskatoon, Sask." Likely refers to photographer Leonard A. (Len) Hillyard.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Drawing of Canadian National Railways station, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6192
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Ken Irving
Fonds No.
C2
File No.
OS 5
Item No.
P5953
Accession No.
2018.2
Physical Description
1 drawing: b&w; 39 x 28 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

[?], [?], and Daintre Riffel (nee Goodacre) at the Canadian National Railways gardens

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6229
Date Range
194-?
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4287
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 17.5 x 13 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
194-?
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Daintre Riffel (nee Goodacre) at the Canadian National Railways gardens

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6230
Date Range
194-?
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4288
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 17.5 x 13 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
194-?
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption.
Creator
Louis Studio
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6133
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
1200 dpi
300 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Stroet Family arriving at Smithers Train Station

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6609
Date Range
1954
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3035
Accession No.
2018.59
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w (TIF)
Scan Resolution
200 dpi
Date Range
1954
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Identified in photograph (l-r): Jack Stroet (father), Jack (11 years old), Willy (3 years old; sitting on someone's shoulders), Wilhelmina (Wilma) Stroet, Mary Stroet (16 years old), and Pete Stroet (12 years old).
Only a digital copy of this photo exists in the BVM Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Railway tracks during the 1938 Hazelton flood

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6922
Date Range
1938
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6417
Accession No.
1989.46
Physical Description
1 photograph; sepia; 7x11cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1938
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1936
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on photo.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6415
Accession No.
1989.46
Physical Description
1 postcard; b&w; 10x6cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1936
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7598
Accession No.
982.16.1
Physical Description
Negative
Scan Resolution
300dpi
Negative Number
F279
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Notes
Cropped by scanner.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3403
Physical Description
1 negative: b&w
Scan Resolution
300dpi
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Unidentified men with CNR locomotive 5149

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7399
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2092
Accession No.
1990.210.49
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Name Access
George Wright
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3668
Accession No.
1997.61
Physical Description
1 Photograph: 15 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
History / Biographical
George Wright on the left with two others.
George Wright was a CNR Conductor who worked on the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific. He served on the first Smithers Village or Municipal Council.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Canadian National Railway Depot, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4222
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4227
Accession No.
2001.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 13.8 x 8.8 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
ca. 1930s
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4296
Accession No.
2001.24
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 14.5 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca. 1930s
Custodial History
Photographs originally belonged to Irving Lorne Latimer, a construction contractor.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Smithers Airport hanger construction, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4285
Date Range
ca 1930s
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4303
Accession No.
2001.24
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 14.5 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1930s
Custodial History
Photographs originally belonged to Irving Lorne Latimer, a construction contractor.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Bucyrus-Erie 50-B steam shovel removing dirt on the railway

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4292
Date Range
[after 1927]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4310
Accession No.
2001.24
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 14.5 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
[after 1927]
Custodial History
Original photographs belonged to Irving Lorne Latimer, a construction contractor.
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Notes
Possibly taken on either the Skeena River or the Bulkley Valley River.
The American company Bucyrus changed its name to Bucyrus-Erie in 1927 when it merged with the Erie Steam Shovel Company, hence the dating of the photograph.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Flower Garden at C.N.R. Station in Smithers B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions8875
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on caption
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3982
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Canadian National (CN) Railway trainwreck

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1632
Date Range
October 1940
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0870
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: 5.4 x 7.8 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
October 1940
History / Biographical
5 perished on October 19, 1940, in the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway trainwreck at the then flooded Lorne Creek, near Pacific, B.C, which had washed out the train tracks. Deceased were John (Jack) Calvin Carpenter (engineer), Sylva (Sam) Joseph Mayer (fireman), J.S. Thom (of Hazelton), P. Sterrit (of Kitwanga), and Otto Thom (New Hazelton)
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Lorne Creek, B.C.
Pacific, B.C.
Related Material
P870-874
Notes
History from Bulkley Valley Stories, pp. 133-134.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Canadian National (CN) Railway trainwreck

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1633
Date Range
October 1940
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on back.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0871
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7.9 x 5.4
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
October 1940
History / Biographical
5 perished on October 19, 1940, in the CN trainwreck at the then flooded Lorne Creek, near Pacific, B.C, which had washed out the train tracks. Deceased were John (Jack) Calvin Carpenter (engineer), Sylva (Sam) Joseph Mayer (fireman), J.S. Thom (of Hazelton), P. Sterrit (of Kitwanga), and Otto Thom (New Hazelton)
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Lorne Creek, B.C.
Pacific, B.C.
Related Material
P0870 - P0874
Notes
Historical information from Bulkley Valley Stories, pp. 133-134.
Written on back: "Train Wreck. Carpenter, Mayer and 1 other killed. O. Hanson escaped."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Canadian National (CN) Railway trainwreck

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1634
Date Range
1940
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0872
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7.8 x 5.4 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1940
History / Biographical
5 perished on October 19, 1940, in the CN trainwreck at the then flooded Lorne Creek, near Pacific, B.C, which had washed out the train tracks. John (Jack) Calvin Carpenter (engineer), Sylva (Sam) Joseph Mayer (fireman), J.S. Thom (of Hazelton), P. Sterrit (of Kitwanga), and Otto Thom (New Hazelton)
Subject Access
Canadian National Railways
Geographic Access
Lorne Creek, B.C.
Pacific, B.C.
Related Material
P0870-P0874
Notes
Historical information from Bulkley Valley Stories, pp. 133-134.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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