Skip header and navigation

Revise Search

Narrow By

Search Options
See advanced search tips page

79 records – page 1 of 4.

Barry McIvaney, George Baws, Smitty and Dunc McGibbon with dog sleds on a mail train along the Skeena River

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1101
Date Range
1910
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 photograph contents and description on the backside of postcard.
Creator
J.V.?
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0338
Accession No.
1979.7.279
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia; 13.5x9 cm.
Negative Number
F34; F35
Date Range
1910
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Silver and red fluorescent sticker with number 1185 printed in black on backside of postcard. Written on the front 'Mail Teams, Skeena River, BC, during construction of G.T.P.R.R. Written on the back "This is the way they carried the mail [last?] winter."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
September 23, 1910
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 photograph contents.
Creator
[J.C.D.?]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0382
Accession No.
1979.7.325
Physical Description
1 postcard: b & w; 13.5 x 8.5m.
Negative Number
F39
Date Range
September 23, 1910
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[190-?]
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 photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0494
Accession No.
1979.7.440
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 24 x 15cm.
Negative Number
None
Date Range
[190-?]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint
Written on front 'A big blast G.T.P.R. Skeena River.'
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

British Columbia Department of Lands and Forests fonds

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7980
Date Range
1949-1964
Collection
British Columbia Department of Lands and Forests fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
cartographic material
graphic material
Scope and Content
Collection consists of aerial survey photographs of the Skeena/Bulkley Valley region from the Department of Lands and Forests and the Department of Lands, Forests and Water Resources. Roll numbers: Box 1 (1960-1965): BC 4267, 4269, 4277, 4278, 4281, 4340, 4341, 4342, 4342, 4343, 4349, 4110, 4134, 2…
Collection
British Columbia Department of Lands and Forests fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
cartographic material
graphic material
Creator
BC Ministry of Forests
Fonds No.
GF9
Accession No.
2019.30
Date Range
1949-1964
History / Biographical
BC government air photographs of the Skeena/Stikine region (Prince Rupert to Smithers).
Scope and Content
Collection consists of aerial survey photographs of the Skeena/Bulkley Valley region from the Department of Lands and Forests and the Department of Lands, Forests and Water Resources. Roll numbers: Box 1 (1960-1965): BC 4267, 4269, 4277, 4278, 4281, 4340, 4341, 4342, 4342, 4343, 4349, 4110, 4134, 2830, 4088, 4089, 4090, 4091, 4092 Box 2 (1949-1960): BC 2819, 2818, 1019, 1021, 1022, 2558, 2559, 2674, 2625, 2113, 2179, 2181, 2182, 2183, 2184, 1941 Box 3 (1949-1960): BC 2787, 2788, 2789, 2790, 2795, 2800, 2801, 2802, 2220, 2219, 1651, 1596, 1620, 1887, 1002, 1003, 1020, 1001, 1006, 1007, 1651, 1691, 1692, 1695, 1825, 1847, 1884, 1885 Box 4 (1953-1957): BC 1587, 1595, 1592, 1584, 1583, 1582, 1579, 1432, 1594, 1419, 1417, 1586, 1585, 1584, 1591, 1588, 2220, 2221, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1937, 1940 Box 5 (1954-1958): BC 1904, 1905, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 2223, 2226, 2413, 1914, 2414, 2415, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1906 Box 6 (1949-1957): BC 1586, 1595, 2222, 1939, 1020, 1015, 1017, 1047, 1023, 1025, 1024, 1018, 1148, 1149, 1191, 1209, 1020, 1214, 1215 Box 7 (1950-1960): BC 2820, 2822, 2821, 2823, 2806, 2824, 2803, 2804, 2806, 2811, 2812, 2813, 2815, 2816, 2676, 2677, 2678, 2679, 2080, 2682, 2681, 2687, 2709, 2786, 1255, 1254, 1252, 1349, 1377, 1253, 2221 Box 8 (1949-1954): BC 1016, 1015, 1014, 1013, 1912, 1008, 1009, 1010 Box 9 (1958-1963): BC 2416, 2555, 2556, 2554, 2553, 2417, 4109, 4159 Box 10 (1954-1964): BC 1942, 1943, 1993, 1994, 1996, 2107, 2417, 2530, 2531, 2668, 2669, 2670, 2671, 2672, 2673, 4154, 4411, 4164, 4165, 4166, 4167, 4208, 4209, 4210, 4260, 4261, 4262
Subject Access
British Columbia Department of Lands and Forests
Geographic Access
Bulkley Valley
Skeena River
Reproduction Restrictions
Air photos are available to order from the BC Ministry of Sustainable Resource Management as high-resolution digital files.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3213
Accession No.
1989.46.43
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 11.5 x 7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
1936
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Terrace, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Construction of Skeena Crossing Bridge, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4161
Date Range
ca 1911
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
William Walter Wrathall
Name Access
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4084
Accession No.
2000.6
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 21 x 16 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1911
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
The Inlander sternwheeler can be seen in the photograph.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
Oswald Hoskins fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Oswald Hoskins fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption
Fonds No.
PF31
Series No.
S2
Item No.
P6960
Accession No.
2019.22
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 8.7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Written on the front but partially illegible: "Philip Hoskins, [?] [Sartorio.] Crossing Skeena River." Typed on the back: "Phil Hoskins said you wanted one of these."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
May 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 is based on photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0664
Accession No.
1981.32.2
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 12.5 x 10cm.
Negative Number
None
Date Range
May 1936
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Damage to a town by the Skeena River flood

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1432
Date Range
May 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 photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0670
Accession No.
1981.32.9
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 13 x 10cm.
Negative Number
None
Date Range
May 1936
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Damage to rail tracks after the Skeena River Flood, 1936

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1638
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 image contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0876
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 10.7 x 6.1 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1936
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Government Telegraph office, Skeena Canyon, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6203
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
Parallel Title
Government Telegraph office, Kisalas Canyon, B.C.
Government Telegraph office, Kiselas Canyon, B.C.
Other Title Info
Title based on information provided on back.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4240
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20 x 14.5 cm
Scan Resolution
1200 dpi
300 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Geographic Access
Kitsalas Canyon, B.C.
Kitselas Canyon, B.C.
Skeena River
Notes
Notes written by Katie O'Neill on back of photo: "Kitselas Canyon, B.C. Skeena River.; Mr. McIntosh was [piece missing] before that was [piece missing]; H.N. Boss Telegraph Opr.; Mrs. McIntosh Mr. McI [sic] was post master at Pt. Essington. They had a summer home at Kitsumkalum.; J.W. Wells; Mr. [Q? Lockerby?] person on HBC boots. I wonder if this is McIntosh. K On."
Written on the back of the photograph: "Govt Telegraph office Skeen Canyon B.C. A [?] operator. Please return this photo [piece missing] as possible [Arma-?]
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific boat, "Port Simpson," on the Skeena River.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1147
Date Range
August 27, 1910
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 photograph contents.
Creator
[J.C.D.?]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0384
Accession No.
1979.7.327
Physical Description
1 postcard: b & w; 13.5 x 8.5cm.
Negative Number
F39
Date Range
August 27, 1910
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
On the front of the photograph is written: "Pris-Hays party of the GTPR, Skeena River, B.C. 8-27-10, [J.C.D.?]"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific steam shovel, Skeena River, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1144
Date Range
[September 21 1910?]
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 photograph contents and description on backside of postcard.
Creator
[J.C.D.?]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0381
Accession No.
1979.7.324
Physical Description
1 postcard: b & w; 13.5 x 8.5cm.
Negative Number
F38; F39
Date Range
[September 21 1910?]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Written on back "Steam shovel G.T.P."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Group photo at Nash Y on the Skeen River, 1933

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4756
Date Range
1933
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 donor notes.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P5153
Accession No.
2009.74
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 15 x 10 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
1933
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Adult (l-r): Torstein Kasa, Anna Berg, Anna Kasa, Steinar Berg, Elna Stordahl, Conrad Stordahl, Else Dahlie, Chris Dahlie
Children: Chris Kasa and Betty Stordahl
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

"GTP passenger train at Skeena Crossing"

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2840
Date Range
July 7, 1912
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 written on photograph.
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2486
Accession No.
1983.15.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 3 x 3.8 cm
Scan Resolution
150 dpi
Date Range
July 7, 1912
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

The Hazelton traveling on the Skeena River

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1314
Date Range
August 28, 1910
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 description on frontside of photograph.
Creator
J.C.D.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0552
Accession No.
1980.9.527
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 15 x 9cm.
Negative Number
F47
Date Range
August 28, 1910
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Written on front "The Hazelton thru the Big Canyon. Skeena River B.C. 8-28-10."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
September 21, 1910
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
J.C.D.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0553
Accession No.
1980.9.528
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 15 x 9cm.
Negative Number
F47
Date Range
September 21, 1910
History / Biographical
'The Holy City' is actually Minskinish (now called Cedarvale). This mission was started by Rev. Robert Tomlinson and his wife, Alice. It was called the Holy City because no one was permitted to dock or work on Sundays.
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Written on front "The Holy City, Skeena River, B.C. 9-21-10."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Hypothetical cross section of geological strata across Skeena River

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions7048
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
Ronald C. Campbell-Johnston sous-fonds
Willard D. Tompson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Collection
Ronald C. Campbell-Johnston sous-fonds
Willard D. Tompson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Creator
Ronald Campbell-Johnston
Name Access
Campbell-Johnston, Ronald
Fonds No.
PF9
SF1
Series No.
S1
File No.
OS 24
Item No.
1990.135.26
Accession No.
1990.135
Physical Description
1 map
Date Range
n.d.
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Type of Record
Archival Description

Hypothetical cross section of geological strata across Skeena River Valley

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6991
Date Range
n.d.
Collection
Ronald C. Campbell-Johnston sous-fonds
Willard D. Tompson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Collection
Ronald C. Campbell-Johnston sous-fonds
Willard D. Tompson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Fonds No.
PF9
SF1
Series No.
S1
File No.
63
OS 20
Item No.
1985.6.1
Accession No.
1985.6
Physical Description
1 map
Date Range
n.d.
Publication
City map and white print co.
Geographic Access
Skeena River
Notes
Geological strata located on line A-B in Skeena River Valley.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Indigenous fishing boats on the edge of the Skeena River

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2012
Date Range
September 9, 1930
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.
P1251
Accession No.
1983.5
Physical Description
1 photograph; sepia; 11x8cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
September 9, 1930
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Skeena River
Notes
Written on the back of the photo: "Skeena R [near?] Hazelton 9-9-30"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

79 records – page 1 of 4.