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Postcard format. An unidentified man (Olaf Hansen ?) sitting in a canoe on Lake Kathlyn. This may be a Killam photograph.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2694
Date Range
ca 1915
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Unknown
Item No.
P1943
Accession No.
988.19.45
Physical Description
Photo - postcard format
Date Range
ca 1915
History / Biographical
Photo from black photo album which had this written on the first page: "In memory: Howard Sanborn, Hollywood, Calif. Early British Columbia 1900's. Prince Rupert on Skeena River by paddle wheeler to old Hazeltown*** By pack train and small boats on Bulkley River to Telkwa, B.C."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Postcard format. The Lions Mountain near North Vancouver, B.C. This may be a Killam photograph, taken when he lived in Vancouver.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2709
Date Range
ca 1915
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Unknown
Item No.
P1958
Accession No.
988.19.61
Physical Description
Photo - postcard format
Date Range
ca 1915
History / Biographical
Photo from black photo album which had this written on the first page: "In memory: Howard Sanborn, Hollywood, Calif. Early British Columbia 1900's. Prince Rupert on Skeena River by paddle wheeler to old Hazeltown*** By pack train and small boats on Bulkley River to Telkwa, B.C."
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
Creator
Unknown
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2624
Accession No.
1992.34
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 3.5 x 6 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Notes
Photo is found in a black photo album. Photo album was a gift from Gilbert Clarke Killam to Ethel [?].
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Body of Jack Pekoe (Picco) in the mountain alpine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1672
Date Range
July 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  2 Images  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo content, information written on back.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0910
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 7.5 x 12.7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Negative Number
F329
Date Range
July 1916
History / Biographical
Pekoe (Picco) was carrying mail to Cronin Mine in the Babine Mountains when he got caught in a snowslide. Pekoe (Picco) would carry the mail into Silverking, over Hyland Pass and down into the mine. His body wasn't found until the following summer.
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Notes
Historical information from "Swamp to Village" p. 33.
Men standing in the photograph are identified as Chief Constable John Kelly (R) and local packer Jack Henry (L).
Written on back of postcard: "This is what's on the horse. The poor fellow was carrying mail to a camp into the Babine Mts & got caught in a snowslide." It is signed by [Helty?]
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Dance for the Canadian Patriotic Fund, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1817
Date Range
[1914-1917]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on the front of photograph.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1056
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard; b&w; 14x8.5cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1914-1917]
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo was taken at the old Town Hall, which was located on Main Street and Second Avenue.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
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
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on photograph.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1057
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard; b&w; 14x9cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1917
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
The first theatre was located in the old Town Hall, which was located on Main Street and Second Avenue.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1914
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
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1150
Accession No.
1982.29
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w: 20 x 15 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Negative Number
PN 01150 ;
Date Range
1914
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
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
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1175
Accession No.
1982.30
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w: 13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1917
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Printed on back is: "Old Town Hall Circa 1914 and E Hann"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
circa 1916
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
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1301
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
circa 1916
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Hudson Bay Mountain
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back: "Smithers B.C. 26.10.16" "This is a view of Smithers Bob taken from a hill lying to the South. It is call "The Bluff". Last Sunday we went up there & took our lunch & lit a camp fire. I knitted socks for the soldiers. Is it better to do good on the Sabbath? Haven't we a fine Round House in Smithers? I'll show you all the interesting places on the p.c. soon Love Hetty(?)"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Three unidentified men at the mouth of Tunnel No. 1

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2093
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
Name Access
Killam, Gilbert Clark
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1332
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
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Possibly taken on Big Onion Mountain
Printed on the front in white ink: "Tunnel No. 1 Killam"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
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 sourced from photograph caption
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1334
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.7 x 12.6 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1914
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Printed on the front in white ink: "Carr Ranch; Killam"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
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.
P1335
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
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Printed on the front in white ink: "Baling Hay at Carr's Ranch; Killam"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Smithers hockey team photo, champions of northern B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6879
Date Range
March 9, 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
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P6446
Accession No.
2018.71
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 26x20cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
March 9, 1914
Subject Access
Smithers Hockey Team
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
The Smithers Hockey Team is holding the Duncan Ross Cup, which was won in February.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Group of unidentified people standing in front of Broughton and McNeil's store

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions6880
Date Range
n.d.
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
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P0467
Accession No.
2018.2
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 35x20cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
n.d.
Subject Access
Broughton & McNeil
Geographic Access
Lake Kathlyn, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
March 9, 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
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P6409
Accession No.
2018.2
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
March 9, 1914
Subject Access
Smithers Hockey Team
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Team is holding the Duncan Ross Cup, which the Smithers Hockey Team won in February.
Written on front of photo: "The Fighting Seven"; "Smithers Hockey Team 1914"; "3 to 1, and 20 Minutes to go"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Body of Jack Pekoe (Picco) on a horse

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1673
Date Range
July 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  2 Images  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents and information written on back.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0911
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 12.3 x 7.8 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
96 dpi
Date Range
July 1916
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Notes
Men in the photograph identified as Chief Constable John Kelly (L), Jack Pekoe (Picco) (centre- deceased), and Jack Henry (R).
Written on the back of the postcard: "Smtihers B.C. 9.12.16. A.B.C. funeral. Guess what's on the horse? Found July 1916". Postcard is signed by [Hetty?].
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1916]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Item is a postcard featuring six Indigenous men posing with the hay they have collected.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0913
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 8 x 13 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1916]
History / Biographical
The ranch was located six miles north of Houston. It encompassed 3,120 acres by 1908 and was once owned by the Government until Barrett, Charleson, and Sealy bought it. By 1910, only Barrett owned the ranch.
Scope and Content
Item is a postcard featuring six Indigenous men posing with the hay they have collected.
Subject Access
FARMS - Ranches
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

The Bulkley Hotel, Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions1679
Date Range
October 27,1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  2 Images  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on back of the postcard.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0918
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 13 x 7.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Negative Number
F65; F218
Date Range
October 27,1916
History / Biographical
The hotel opened in 1914 and was built by the Carr brothers. R.E. Williams bought it in 1918 with Ed Orchard as the manager.
Subject Access
BUILDINGS [Commercial] - Hotels
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back: "The Bulkley Hotel Smithers B.C. Don't you think we have some fine automobiles in Smithers. [Hetty?]"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
September 30, 1915
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 the postcard caption.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1133
Accession No.
1982.19
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia;13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
September 30, 1915
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Teacher was Ethel Barwise.
Written on the bact "Teacher - Miss Barwise came from England to teach & a wonderful teacher she was!"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Main Street from Depot, Smithers, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions2069
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 photo caption.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P1308
Accession No.
1985.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w glass negative; 17.5x12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[1913-1917]
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Printed in white on the bottom: "Main St. from depot; Smithers B.C.; Killam".
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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