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Date Range
June 23, 1915
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
  2 Images  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0105a
P0105b
Accession No.
979.7.15
Physical Description
2 postcards: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Negative Number
F1
Date Range
June 23, 1915
History / Biographical
Empress News was a confectionary/corner store run by NP Moran. Jimmy Girling was a "patriotic englishman" and was one of the first to volunteer for WW1. His Rooming House was fifty cents a bed and was also known as Smithers Rooming House or Jimmie's Place of Rest and was located on Alfred Street. The Anglican Church was built in 1915 and was on First Ave.
Notes
Two views by Killam of Smithers have been given the same identifer, to clarify, we have further assigned them as A & B. Both views have been taken from the hill behind the railway. P0105a.: In this view Main Street is at left, and the Grand Trunk Pacific turnhouse is at right.The Empress News building is the first building on Main Street, at right. An 'x' marks the Anglican Church at middle right. P105B - Main Street is to the right in this view. Written on the back of this photograph is 'Biglow's Store, Charlie Morris's Restaurant, Jimmie Girling Boarding House'
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Postcard Photo of the first through train leaving Smithers April 8th 1914 - Winnipeg Special. Hudson Bay Mountain is in the background.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4843
Date Range
April 8 1914
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Killam?
Item No.
P5240
Date Range
April 8 1914
History / Biographical
G.T.P.
Notes
G.T.P. RAILWAY
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Postcard inscribed BULKLEY RIVER BRIDGES, SMITHERS

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4454
Date Range
1914
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Killam
Item No.
P4480
Accession No.
2004.60.1
Physical Description
BW print: 14 x 8.5
Date Range
1914
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Postcard inscribed CANYON CREEK, SMITHERS B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4455
Date Range
1914
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Killam
Item No.
P4481
Accession No.
2004.60.1
Physical Description
BW print: 14 x 8.5
Date Range
1914
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Postcard inscibed HUDSON's BAY MOUNTAIN AND GALCIER

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Date Range
1914
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
killam
Item No.
P4482
Accession No.
2004.60.1
Physical Description
BW print: 14 x 8.5
Date Range
1914
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Postcard inscribed FALLS AT H.B. GLACIER SMITHERS

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Date Range
1914
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Killam
Item No.
P4483
Accession No.
2004.60.1
Physical Description
BW print: 14 x 8.5
Date Range
1914
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Sepic toned mathic finish postcard in scribed SUNSET SMITHERS BC

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/descriptions4535
Date Range
1913-1914
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Killam
Item No.
P4569
Accession No.
2004.61.1
Physical Description
BW print: 6 x 10.5
Date Range
1913-1914
History / Biographical
from loose album pages
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
ca 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
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on back of photograph. Postcard format.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2266
Accession No.
1992.9.82
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1914
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
March 20 [?]
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Postcard is written by Jessie Howes to C.E. Batzold in Sardis, B.C.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Name Access
Jessie Howes
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 178
Item No.
2010.6.1
Accession No.
2010.6
Date Range
March 20 [?]
Scope and Content
Postcard is written by Jessie Howes to C.E. Batzold in Sardis, B.C.
Notes
Text written on postcard: "Mon. Mar 20. Dear Friends: - Have intended to write for the last month. Have not got to it yet but [?] wonder how you are -- We have all been sick with Grippe Weather is so changeable now -- Had you heard of Mr, Kynch's death -- So suddenly. Went to hopsital on Thurs. P.M. & died Fri. A.M. & formerly Molly Wakefield at Telkwa died. & left a 13 dy [sic] old baby. Mrs. Ward has been in hospital all winter to [sic] -- Mrs. Raymond has a baby boy also Mrs [Douney] has a baby boy Dr. White stoped [sic] between trains last week -- Dr. Wallace has enlisted -- leaves Apr. 10th How is Marjorie - Did Mr Killam send the picture -- He said he'd attend to it at once -- Let me know -- I'll see him again if he has not sent it -- My Father is in poor health & I may go home anytime -- I am going to write a letter before long -- you write -- Mrs [Bigerow?] & Miss Miller are in Tacoma Wash. -- Love to all -- Jessie Howes"
Type of Record
Archival Description

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

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
Name Access
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.
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
Date Range
[191-?]
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 postcard.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0591
Accession No.
1980.26.623
Physical Description
1 postcard; b & w; 14 x 8.5cm.
Negative Number
F51; F54
Date Range
[191-?]
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
Date Range
ca 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
p2345
Accession No.
1992.33.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1916
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
INDUSTRIES - Mining
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Postcard format.
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
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

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
ca 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Ethel Barwise
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
p2343
Accession No.
1992.33.6
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 25 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1916
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Related Material
See 1992.34; photograph is a copy of P2630.
Notes
Postcard format (Christmas card). Pictures Ethel Barwise (teacher at Smithers Public School) fishing at Silver Lake on Hudson Bay Mountain. Card reads: "Changes may come and still we send / The old-time wish from friend to friend. Hearty Christmas Greetings and all Good Wishes for your Happiness and Welfare in the Coming Year. Smithers, B.C."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
March 1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Name Access
Ethel Barwise
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
p2347
Accession No.
1992.33.10
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
March 1916
Subject Access
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Smithers Public School
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Postcard format. Writing on the back reads: "My dear Daddy, Can you find the kiddo "schoolgirl" among this group? We had this taken at the masquerade on Friday. Just after we unmasked [Gerty?] bobbed down + so wasn't in it. Fondest love, Hetty." Written by school teacher Ethel Barwise who is third from the left in the back row.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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