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1st Houston Pathfinders booth at Community Bazaar

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Date Range
[November] 1984
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of the First Houston Pathfinders' booth at the Houston Community Bazaar.
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9407
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; colour
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
[November] 1984
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the First Houston Pathfinders' booth at the Houston Community Bazaar.
Notes
Multiple shots available.
Type of Record
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4-H float at Smithers' 60th Anniversary Parade

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Date Range
1981
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of the 4-H float at Smithers' 60th Anniversary Parade. It has signs for the Evelyn 4-H Beef Club, the Topley 4-H Beef Club, the Bulkley Valley Dairy Club, and the Bulkley Valley Bridle Pals.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7956
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1981
Custodial History
Item was found inside a scrapbook in Room 6 in October 2020. It was removed and accessioned into the BVM visual record collection on October 29th.
Scope and Content
Photo of the 4-H float at Smithers' 60th Anniversary Parade. It has signs for the Evelyn 4-H Beef Club, the Topley 4-H Beef Club, the Bulkley Valley Dairy Club, and the Bulkley Valley Bridle Pals.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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65th birthday/retirement party of Audrey Van Der Wijk

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Date Range
May 10, 1981
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Audrey Van Der Wijk (of Houston) on her 65th birthday/retirement party, cutting a cake with her granddaughters. Van Der Wijk had worked as the hostess and housekeeper of the Northwood Lodge, as well as with the United Church Women, the Jack and Jill School, and the Association for Ret…
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9494
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
May 10, 1981
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Audrey Van Der Wijk (of Houston) on her 65th birthday/retirement party, cutting a cake with her granddaughters. Van Der Wijk had worked as the hostess and housekeeper of the Northwood Lodge, as well as with the United Church Women, the Jack and Jill School, and the Association for Retarded Children.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Multiple shots of event available.
Type of Record
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1986 Telkwa Town Council

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Date Range
December 3, 1985
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of the Telkwa Town Council for 1986 after being sworn in. Standing are aldermen Paul Hamoline (left) and Norm Plewis (right). Seated l-r are alderman George Koopmans, mayor Maxine Douglas, and alderman Norm Chadsey.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8316
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
December 3, 1985
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of the Telkwa Town Council for 1986 after being sworn in. Standing are aldermen Paul Hamoline (left) and Norm Plewis (right). Seated l-r are alderman George Koopmans, mayor Maxine Douglas, and alderman Norm Chadsey.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Appears in the Interior News, December 18th 1985. Negative available.
Type of Record
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Abandoned mining equipment at Coal Creek

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Date Range
July 18, 1987
Collection
Dirk Septer collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of unidentified mining machinery at the former site of Coal Creek Mine. Taken during an expedition to the site in 1987.
Collection
Dirk Septer collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C3
Series No.
S2
File No.
9
Item No.
P4697
Accession No.
1991.226
2004.63
Physical Description
1 colour photograph
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
July 18, 1987
Custodial History
Item was donated in 1991 by Dirk Septer (c/o Will Tompson) and later given a 2004 accession number during an inventory of the archives in that year.
Scope and Content
Photograph of unidentified mining machinery at the former site of Coal Creek Mine. Taken during an expedition to the site in 1987.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Aerial view of southeast Smithers

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Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Aerial view of southeast Smithers, including the Bulkley River, the Highway 16 Bridge, and the Fall Fair grounds.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8062
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff or contributed to the Interior News for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Aerial view of southeast Smithers, including the Bulkley River, the Highway 16 Bridge, and the Fall Fair grounds.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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Aircraft fire simulation

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Date Range
May 9th 1984
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of an aircraft fire simulation held on May 9th 1984. Two empty tanks were covered in gasoline by airport fire chief Paul Cohan and the resulting blaze was extinguished by the new airport fire truck. Ambulances, emergency vehicles from the town fire hall, and the RCMP were also at hand. Grade …
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8345
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
May 9th 1984
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of an aircraft fire simulation held on May 9th 1984. Two empty tanks were covered in gasoline by airport fire chief Paul Cohan and the resulting blaze was extinguished by the new airport fire truck. Ambulances, emergency vehicles from the town fire hall, and the RCMP were also at hand. Grade 7 students from Chandler Park School acted as crash victims.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Notes
See Interior News, May 16th 1984. Negatives available.
Type of Record
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Albers and Johnstone, Kidd Trophy

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Date Range
January 1986
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Graeme Johnstone
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7067
Accession No.
2019.28
Physical Description
1 photograph: coloured slide; 5 x 5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
January 1986
History / Biographical
Written on the slide: "Albers / and Johnstone / Kidd Trophy".
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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Albers, Kidd Trophy

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Date Range
January 1986
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Graeme Johnstone
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7068
Accession No.
2019.28
Physical Description
1 photograph: coloured slide; 5 x 5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Date Range
January 1986
History / Biographical
Written on the slide: "Albers / Kidd Trophy".
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Albert William Vinson fonds

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Date Range
1946-1950; 2009; 2011
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
Fonds is organized into five series, reflecting Vinson’s various endeavours:
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF18
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
6.4 cm of textual records
7 b&w photographs
Date Range
1946-1950; 2009; 2011
History / Biographical
Albert William (Bill) Vinson was born in Basingtoke, England on May 26, 1909 and immigrated to Nova Scotia in April, 1910. Vinson was Game Warden in Smithers, B.C., from November 1, 1946 to August 31, 1948. Vinson also owned and operated Smithers Second Hand Store until it burned down on February 2, 1949. During 1948, he was a polling station Deputy Returning Officer. On November 8, 2011, Vinson passed away in Prince George, B.C. For further information, see finding aid.
Scope and Content
Fonds is organized into five series, reflecting Vinson’s various endeavours:
1. Personal records
2. Smithers Second Hand Shop
3. Game Warden
4. Deputy Return Officer
5. Photographs
Records include correspondence, receipts, forms, personal documents and reports.
Arrangement
No original order exists and the arrangment is an artificial one produced by the Archivist (March 2017).
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Alice Filkin decorating Christmas tree

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Date Range
December 1987
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of Alice Filkin decorating a Christmas tree at the Bulkley Lodge.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8081
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
December 1987
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of Alice Filkin decorating a Christmas tree at the Bulkley Lodge.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Appears in the Interior News, December 16th 1987. Negatives available.
Type of Record
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Al Klopfenstein playing the alphorn

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Date Range
August 1987
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of Al Klopfenstein playing the alphorn at the Hug Farm. A gathering of Bulkley Valley Swiss descedants was held there in August 1987 to celebrate the 696th birthday of Switzerland and the 50-year anniversary of the arrival of the first Swiss immigrants in Smithers. Hans Steinacher, the Swiss …
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8376
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
August 1987
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of Al Klopfenstein playing the alphorn at the Hug Farm. A gathering of Bulkley Valley Swiss descedants was held there in August 1987 to celebrate the 696th birthday of Switzerland and the 50-year anniversary of the arrival of the first Swiss immigrants in Smithers. Hans Steinacher, the Swiss consul-general in Vancover, was in attendance.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Notes
Appeared in the Interior News, August 26th 1987. Negatives available.
Type of Record
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Alphorn being played at Hug farm

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Date Range
August 1987
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of Al Klopfenstein playing the alphorn at the Hug Farm. A gathering of Bulkley Valley Swiss descedants was held there in August 1987 to celebrate the 696th birthday of Switzerland and the 50-year anniversary of the arrival of the first Swiss immigrants in Smithers. Hans Steinacher, the Swiss …
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8377
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
August 1987
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of Al Klopfenstein playing the alphorn at the Hug Farm. A gathering of Bulkley Valley Swiss descedants was held there in August 1987 to celebrate the 696th birthday of Switzerland and the 50-year anniversary of the arrival of the first Swiss immigrants in Smithers. Hans Steinacher, the Swiss consul-general in Vancover, was in attendance.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Notes
Negatives available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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An aerial view of Smithers in the 1980s

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Date Range
1980s
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P4348
Accession No.
2003.13.1
Date Range
1980s
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Anne Baggerman at the Houston Credit Union

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Date Range
May 8, 1980
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Anne Baggerman, the first manager of the Houston Credit Union (from 1958 to 1980).
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9468
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
May 8, 1980
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Anne Baggerman, the first manager of the Houston Credit Union (from 1958 to 1980).
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Multiple shots available.
Type of Record
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Apollo Automotive Parts Ltd., Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
[1983-2004]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3058
Accession No.
2018.60
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 15 x10cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
[1983-2004]
Subject Access
Apollo Automotive Parts
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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Archie and Jean Brienen

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Date Range
1983
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Archie and Jean Brienen on their 25th wedding anniversary.
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9458
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
1983
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Archie and Jean Brienen on their 25th wedding anniversary.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Type of Record
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Audrey Van Der Wijk & family at birthday/retirement party

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Date Range
May 10, 1981
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Audrey Van Der Wijk (seated, center of second row from the front) with family on her 65th birthday/retirement party.
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9495
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
May 10, 1981
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Audrey Van Der Wijk (seated, center of second row from the front) with family on her 65th birthday/retirement party.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Multiple shots of event available.
Type of Record
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"Baggerman's farm and the tower"

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Date Range
[1980s]
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Baggerman family farm northeast of Houston. The tower on the hill in the background may be the BC Tel Tower atop Mount Harry Davis.
Collection
Bill Dungate photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title taken from envelope.
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9415
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
1 negative; colour
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
[1980s]
History / Biographical
Gerald and Arnoldina Baggerman purchased this farm in April 1939 and later passed it on to their son, Pete, and daughter-in-law Anne.
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Baggerman family farm northeast of Houston. The tower on the hill in the background may be the BC Tel Tower atop Mount Harry Davis.
Notes
Multiple shots available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Bagpipers at Smithers' 60th Anniversary Parade

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Date Range
1981
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of a group of bagpipers in Scottish kilts at Smithers' 60th Anniversary Parade.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7953
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1981
Custodial History
Item was found inside a scrapbook in Room 6 in October 2020. It was removed and accessioned into the BVM visual record collection on October 29th.
Scope and Content
Photo of a group of bagpipers in Scottish kilts at Smithers' 60th Anniversary Parade.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
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