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The "Boston Bloomers" and Their "Private Car"

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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 photo caption
Name Access
O'Neill, Wiggs
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6533
Accession No.
2019.13
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 22.5 x 18 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
History / Biographical
The team was a group of Smithers men who dressed up as women to play a team from Aldermere. See Interior News edition from July 24 1915.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Names written originally on back in pencil. Names also recorded on frame portion in pen. Notes include: Car 1911 Russel Knight. Photo July 1915. Left to right: Joe Hetherington / Johnny Gould / M. Bullock / M. Manley / George Coffey / Russel Smith / Wiggs O'Neill / Geo. Eckerman (Ackerman) / Dr. McLean / Olie Olson / Sandy Gazeley (Gazely)
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
Other Title Info
Title based on photo caption. Full title: The "Old Town" Baseball Team. Champions of the Northern Interior League 1913 and 1914.
Creator
Coffee
Name Access
O'Neill, Wiggs
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6534
Accession No.
2019.13
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 22.5 x 18 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
History / Biographical
Photo of the Hazelton (Old Hazelton) baseball team, winners of the league in 1913 and 1914. P1581 in BVM collection shows same subjects, slightly different photo, taken by Gilbert Clarke Killam.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
"Coffee" Foto written on front. Handwritten note on back reads: Aug. 1914...Just after getting home to Smithers from getting spliced. Me wife ?? in centre. Very handsome don't you think??". According to donor, Marion O'Neill is the woman at centre and Wiggs O'Neill is to the left of the woman, wearing the boater hat. Name in caption does not appear to be Marion O'Neill.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images