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Hazelton, B.C. Transportation before the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

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Date Range
before 1914
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph features an unidentified indigenous woman with four pack dogs.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo caption.
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0845
Accession No.
1982.7
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 14.4 x 9.1 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
before 1914
Custodial History
Photo was most likely collected by Neil Brodie.
Scope and Content
Photograph features an unidentified indigenous woman with four pack dogs.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Written on back in pen: "N. Brodie"
Written on front: "Hazelton, B.C. Transportation before the G.T.P."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific 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. 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
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
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

Grand Trunk Pacific 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 Grand Trunk Pacific Railway 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
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
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

Grand Trunk Pacific 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 Grand Trunk Pacific Railway 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
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
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

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway trainwreck

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1635
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.
P0873
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 Grand Trunk Pacific Railway 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
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
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

Slanted track from Grand Trunk Pacific Railway trainwreck

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1636
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.
P0874
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 10.8 x 6.1 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
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. 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
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
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

Loading poles onto a Grand Trunk Pacific Railway train

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1660
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 image content.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0898
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 8 x 13.3 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Hanson Timber & Lumber Co.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Laying of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway tracks near Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1840
Date Range
1913
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.
P1079
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Bridge, Telkwa B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1879
Date Range
1911-1925
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.
P1118
Accession No.
1982.15
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia; 14 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1911-1925
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Date is based on the stamp used on postcard.
Postcard is addressed to "Miss Betty Barrow 5 Coley Airwe (?) Reading Berk United Kingdom." Message side has "Telkwa" written in ink at the bottom and "Grand Trunk Pacific railway, Telkwa" underneath it in pencil.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Group photo at Grand Trunk Pacific Railway train station

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1889
Date Range
1919
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.
P1128
Accession No.
1982.18
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 11.5 x 7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1919
Notes
May have been taken in Smithers, B.C.
Written on back of photo: "Jimmy Stockman; Jean Killpatrick; Marguerite Kilpatrick; Mrs Jim Kennedy; Jack Killpatrick; Mrs Bill Boger; at G.T.P. Station (at train time) 1919"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

A Grand Trunk Pacific train passing Lake Kathlyn

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2040
Date Range
ca 1917
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.
P1279
Accession No.
1983.13
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 11x8cm
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Date Range
ca 1917
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Lake Kathlyn, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Men standing beside a Grand Trunk Pacific engine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2045
Date Range
circa 1917
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.
P1284
Accession No.
1983.13
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 11x8cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
circa 1917
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway roundhouse in Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2090
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title sourced from photograph caption
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1329
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.7 x 12.6 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Printed on the front in white ink: "Killam; G.T. Round House Smithers B.C."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Stand pipe in the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway's rail yard in Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2107
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1346
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 9 x 13.9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Printed on the front in white ink: "Stand Pipe / G.T.P. Ry Yd's / Smithers B.C. / Killam"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Looking north from the Grand Trunk Pacific roundhouse in Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2113
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1352
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5 x.12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific engine #609 in the roundhouse, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2125
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1364
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway roundhouse construction

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2128
Date Range
1915
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1367
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1915
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway roundhouse construction

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2130
Date Range
February 5, 1915
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo caption.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1369
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
February 5, 1915
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific Railway roundhouse construction

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2131
Date Range
January 8, 1915
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo caption.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1370
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
January 8, 1915
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific roundhouse construction

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2133
Date Range
November 25, 1914
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo caption.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1372
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
November 25, 1914
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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