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Bulkley Valley Museum Fall Fair contract and maps

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Date Range
1997
Collection
Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File contains a 1997 contract between the Bulkley Valley Museum and the Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association for booth space at the Fall Fair; there are also three maps of the Fall Fair grounds and the layout of the booths.
Collection
Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association
Fonds No.
AF1
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2020.12.1
2020.12.2
2020.12.3
2020.12.4
Physical Description
<1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1997
Custodial History
Items were kept with BVM internal records for an unknown period of time before being removed and formally accessioned in May 2020.
Scope and Content
File contains a 1997 contract between the Bulkley Valley Museum and the Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association for booth space at the Fall Fair; there are also three maps of the Fall Fair grounds and the layout of the booths.
Subject Access
Bulkley Valley Agricultural and Industrial Association
Bulkley Valley Fall Fair
Bulkley Valley Museum
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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"Bus project" proposal

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions10057
Date Range
[1999]
Collection
Smithers Community Services Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File contains a typed proposal by the Smithers Community Association to purchase and operate a double-decker bus as a Mobile Youth Centre. Appendixes include upper and lower floor plans of the bus, estimates of cost, photographs, and 2 photocopied newspaper articles regarding youth buses in Abbotsf…
Collection
Smithers Community Services Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Smithers Community Services Association
Fonds No.
AF24
File No.
2
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
<1 cm textual records; 4 photographs (colour)
Date Range
[1999]
Custodial History
Items were found in Room 6 in October 2020, inside a box of photographs and other materials which had been transferred from the Interior News at an unknown date. They were accessioned and added to the Smithers Community Services Association fonds on October 20th 2020.
Scope and Content
File contains a typed proposal by the Smithers Community Association to purchase and operate a double-decker bus as a Mobile Youth Centre. Appendixes include upper and lower floor plans of the bus, estimates of cost, photographs, and 2 photocopied newspaper articles regarding youth buses in Abbotsford, B.C. (used as a case study). This proposal was never realized.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Witset, B.C.
Moricetown, B.C.
Notes
Date estimated from the project's proposed completion date of June 2000 and the fact that events which had occured in 1995 and 1997 are alluded to in the proposal.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Charles Darwin Sieh, postcards

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Date Range
[1907-1958]
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File contains postcards sent to Charles Sieh at various addresses.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 164
Accession No.
2004.2
Physical Description
16 postcards: b&w and col.; 14 x 9 cm
Date Range
[1907-1958]
Custodial History
Tom Mesich received these postcards from Charles Sieh after his death.
Scope and Content
File contains postcards sent to Charles Sieh at various addresses.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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"Concerts for Kids" scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11531
Date Range
1987-1990
Collection
Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
“Concerts for Kids” scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, photographs, and ephemera from performances by and for children in the 1980s and 90s. Includes plays put on by Smithers children with the help of Missoula Children's Theatre.
Collection
Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council
Fonds No.
AF27
Series No.
S5
Accession No.
2021.15
Physical Description
1 scrapbook
Date Range
1987-1990
Custodial History
Item donated from the Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council on May 19th 2021.
Scope and Content
“Concerts for Kids” scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, photographs, and ephemera from performances by and for children in the 1980s and 90s. Includes plays put on by Smithers children with the help of Missoula Children's Theatre.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Bulkley Valley
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

ConcertsforKids_1986-1990_accesscopy

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"Concerts for Kids" scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11533
Date Range
1990-1996
Collection
Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
“Concerts for Kids” scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, photographs, and ephemera from performances by and for children in the 1990s. Includes plays put on by Smithers children with the help of Missoula Children's Theatre.
Collection
Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council
Fonds No.
AF27
Series No.
S5
Accession No.
2021.15
Physical Description
1 scrapbook
Date Range
1990-1996
Custodial History
Item donated from the Bulkley Valley Community Arts Council on May 19th 2021.
Scope and Content
“Concerts for Kids” scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, photographs, and ephemera from performances by and for children in the 1990s. Includes plays put on by Smithers children with the help of Missoula Children's Theatre.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Bulkley Valley
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

ConcertsforKids_1990-1996_accesscopy

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Copper River trapline

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Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File contains two b&w photo reprints and a letter contextualizing the photographs. P5281 is a photo of Gilbert Gregerson (right) using a dog team near McDonald Lake. P5282 is George Dunham (left) and Gilbert Gregerson (right) with furst in front of a cabin at McDonald Lake.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Accession No.
2017.19
Physical Description
2 b&w photo reprints
1 cm of textual records
Custodial History
Items were donated to the Archives on March 16, 2017 by Jack Paczinsky.
Scope and Content
File contains two b&w photo reprints and a letter contextualizing the photographs. P5281 is a photo of Gilbert Gregerson (right) using a dog team near McDonald Lake. P5282 is George Dunham (left) and Gilbert Gregerson (right) with furst in front of a cabin at McDonald Lake.
Notes
Gilbert Gregerson was also known as Copper River Slim.
Reproduction Restrictions
As these are reprints of the original photographs we may not hold copyright.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Dominion Experimental Farm photos and correspondence

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Date Range
September 2002
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File includes a letter from Agricultural Consultant (and former superintendent of the Dominion Experimental Farm) Walter Burns to Jane Young; handwritten notes (possibly by John Hamhuis Jr.?) containing descriptions of photographs and historical/social information about the Experimental Farm; and 7…
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Walter T. Burns
Fonds No.
C1
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
0.1 cm textual recodrs
7 photographs (colour)
Date Range
September 2002
Custodial History
Items were sent to the Bulkley Valley Museum in September 2002 and kept amongst internal records until being accessioned in May 2021.
Scope and Content
File includes a letter from Agricultural Consultant (and former superintendent of the Dominion Experimental Farm) Walter Burns to Jane Young; handwritten notes (possibly by John Hamhuis Jr.?) containing descriptions of photographs and historical/social information about the Experimental Farm; and 7 polaroid photographs of buildings (office, seed house, cattle barn, dwellings) at the site of the former Experimental Farm.
Subject Access
Dominion Experimental Farm
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Evelyn 4-H Club scrapbook

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Date Range
1989-1996
Collection
Evelyn 4-H Club fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File contains scrapbook that was started in 1989, continued in 1995 and 1996. Scrapbook contains photos from those years, newspaper clipppings and ephemeral items including BVX / Fall Fair guide for 1995, 4-H auction records and guides, judging notes from Lisbeth Johnson, speech notes from a region…
Collection
Evelyn 4-H Club fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Evelyn 4-H Club
Fonds No.
AF15
Item No.
2019.43.1
Accession No.
2019.43
Physical Description
9 cm of textual and graphic material
Date Range
1989-1996
Scope and Content
File contains scrapbook that was started in 1989, continued in 1995 and 1996. Scrapbook contains photos from those years, newspaper clipppings and ephemeral items including BVX / Fall Fair guide for 1995, 4-H auction records and guides, judging notes from Lisbeth Johnson, speech notes from a regional 4-H demonstration in Terrace, a 77th Fall Fair souvenir program, and a 66th annual BVX / Fall Fair program from 1996.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Evelyn 4-H Club scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions8723
Date Range
1997-1998
Collection
Evelyn 4-H Club fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
Scrapbook contains photos from 1995 and 1996, newspaper clipppings, and ephemeral items including "4-H in BC 1997" magazine (volume 1 issue 4), 4-H brochures, BV 4-H Spring Show 1997 program, 4-H regional demonstration 1997 leaflet, BVX / Fall Fair 1997 prizebook, BVX Horse Achievement list 1997, f…
Collection
Evelyn 4-H Club fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Evelyn 4-H Club
Fonds No.
AF15
Item No.
2019.43.2
Accession No.
2019.43
Physical Description
9 cm of textual and graphic material
Date Range
1997-1998
Scope and Content
Scrapbook contains photos from 1995 and 1996, newspaper clipppings, and ephemeral items including "4-H in BC 1997" magazine (volume 1 issue 4), 4-H brochures, BV 4-H Spring Show 1997 program, 4-H regional demonstration 1997 leaflet, BVX / Fall Fair 1997 prizebook, BVX Horse Achievement list 1997, flyer and order of sale for August 23 1997 4-H auction, PNE 1997 4-H Provincial Demonstration guide, PNE 1997 Bulkley Valley 4-H clubs report, Evelyn 4-H club skit script, program for 1997 National 4-H Volunteer Leaders conference, Pre-clubber Evelyn 4-H Club horse clinic schedule from August 1998, BVX / Fall Fair 1998 prizebook, BVX / Fall Fair 4-H program 1998, 4-H Horse Show results 1998, BVX / Fall Fair 68th annual fair souvenir program 1998, 4-H Livestock sale list August 29 1998, Evelyn 4-H Club awards banquet program November 19 1998, various 4-H BC promotional brochures and bookmarks.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

History of Telkwa School scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9535
Date Range
1971
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook containing photos and information about the history of Telkwa School.
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Della Herman
Fonds No.
PF29
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
1993.10
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Date Range
1971
History / Biographical
Della Herman (nee Carpenter) was a teacher, principal, supervising principal, and school trustee in the Bulkley Valley from 1936 until the mid-1980s, primarily working at Smithers Elementary School / Muheim Memorial Elementary. These items were created and/or collected by her during her career.
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook containing photos and information about the history of Telkwa School.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Lake Kathlyn Elementary School blanket feast

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Date Range
November 30, 2001
Collection
School District No. 54 fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
textual record
electronic record
Scope and Content
File contains three colour photographs of the Witsuwit'en blanket feast, a short write-up describing the event. Photo 1 - Brett Joseph (Tsayu clan), Audrey Pete (Gidimt'en clan), Dallas Nikal (Tsayu clan), principal Mr. McCulloch, Erich Pelzer (Likhsilyu clan) and Kristin Becker (C'ilhts'ekhyu clan…
Collection
School District No. 54 fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
textual record
electronic record
Fonds No.
GF3
Series No.
SF3
Item No.
P7889
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
<0.1 cm textual records; 3 photographs (colour); 2 floppy discs
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
November 30, 2001
History / Biographical
On November 30th 2001, Lake Kathlyn Elementary School students participated in a Witsuwit'en blanket feast at which was presented a button blanket made as a school-wide cultural project the previous year.
Custodial History
Items were found in Room 6 in October 2020, in a box of photographs and documents which had been transferred to the Museum from the Interior News. They were added to the School District No. 54 Fonds on October 20th, 2020.
Scope and Content
File contains three colour photographs of the Witsuwit'en blanket feast, a short write-up describing the event. Photo 1 - Brett Joseph (Tsayu clan), Audrey Pete (Gidimt'en clan), Dallas Nikal (Tsayu clan), principal Mr. McCulloch, Erich Pelzer (Likhsilyu clan) and Kristin Becker (C'ilhts'ekhyu clan) presenting blanket. Photo 2 - blanket on display, with Sabay, the Lake Kathlyn monster, in the middle and crests of the Wisuwit'en clans around the edges. Photo 3 - Kayla Cardinal of the C'ilhts'ekhyu clan dancing in traditional dress., and two floppy discs presumably holding digital copies of the photos.
Geographic Access
Lake Kathlyn, B.C.
Notes
Photo 1 (shown here) has been given P number P7889 and scanned.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Images

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Loretta Reynold, correspondence and photos

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Date Range
1959
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
textual record
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence to and from Loretta Reynold, including song lyrics and a poem. Photographs include a portrait of an unidentified man and one of a child.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
textual record
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 213
Accession No.
2017.45
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
2 photographs: b&w
Date Range
1959
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence to and from Loretta Reynold, including song lyrics and a poem. Photographs include a portrait of an unidentified man and one of a child.
Notes
Photograph of the child has been hand coloured.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Muheim Memorial Elementary School scrapbook

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Date Range
1971-1975
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
75 loose pages from a scrapbook including class photos and headshots.
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF29
Series No.
S1
File No.
1
Accession No.
2019.24
Physical Description
6 cm of textual records
Date Range
1971-1975
History / Biographical
Della Herman (nee Carpenter) was a teacher, principal, supervising principal, and school trustee in the Bulkley Valley from 1936 until the mid-1980s, primarily working at Smithers Elementary School / Muheim Memorial Elementary. These items were created and/or collected by her during her career.
Scope and Content
75 loose pages from a scrapbook including class photos and headshots.
Notes
Photos have been scanned and are numbered P6970-P7047.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Promotional materials

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions6564
Date Range
1994
Collection
Smithers 1994 B.C. Winter Games Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File consists of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, a flyer, a Games information sheet and a list of volunteer jobs from the 1994 Winter Games in Smithers.
Collection
Smithers 1994 B.C. Winter Games Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Fonds No.
AF11
File No.
File 2
Accession No.
1995.15
2020.34
Physical Description
3 cm of textual record
Date Range
1994
Scope and Content
File consists of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, a flyer, a Games information sheet and a list of volunteer jobs from the 1994 Winter Games in Smithers.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

School District no. 54 scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9536
Date Range
1971
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook about School District no. 54 in 1971.
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Della Herman
Fonds No.
PF29
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
1993.10
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1971
History / Biographical
Della Herman (nee Carpenter) was a teacher, principal, supervising principal, and school trustee in the Bulkley Valley from 1936 until the mid-1980s, primarily working at Smithers Elementary School / Muheim Memorial Elementary. These items were created and/or collected by her during her career.
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook about School District no. 54 in 1971.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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School District no. 54 scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9537
Date Range
1972
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook about School District no. 54 in 1972.
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Della Herman
Fonds No.
PF29
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
1993.10
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1972
History / Biographical
Della Herman (nee Carpenter) was a teacher, principal, supervising principal, and school trustee in the Bulkley Valley from 1936 until the mid-1980s, primarily working at Smithers Elementary School / Muheim Memorial Elementary. These items were created and/or collected by her during her career.
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook about School District no. 54 in 1972.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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School District no. 54 scrapbook

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9538
Date Range
1974
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook about School District no. 54 in 1974.
Collection
Della Herman fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Della Herman
Fonds No.
PF29
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
1993.10
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1974
History / Biographical
Della Herman (nee Carpenter) was a teacher, principal, supervising principal, and school trustee in the Bulkley Valley from 1936 until the mid-1980s, primarily working at Smithers Elementary School / Muheim Memorial Elementary. These items were created and/or collected by her during her career.
Scope and Content
File is a scrapbook about School District no. 54 in 1974.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Scrapbooks

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Date Range
1994
Collection
Smithers 1994 B.C. Winter Games Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
object
Scope and Content
File contains a large brown scrapbook with attached scrapbook pages outlining the highlights of the Winter Games in Smithers. Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs, pins, a medal, and Winter Games pamphlets.
Collection
Smithers 1994 B.C. Winter Games Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
object
Fonds No.
AF11
File No.
File 1
Accession No.
1995.15
Physical Description
133 colour photographs
15 b/w photographs
2 pins
1 medal
Date Range
1994
Scope and Content
File contains a large brown scrapbook with attached scrapbook pages outlining the highlights of the Winter Games in Smithers. Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs, pins, a medal, and Winter Games pamphlets.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Smithers CN Station Building materials

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions8947
Date Range
March 1997-May 1997
Collection
Smithers Community Services Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
File contains an invitation to a March 19th 1997 SCSA meeting regarding plans for the restoration of the Smithers CN Station Building (2020.11.1), an agenda for the aforementioned meeting (2020.11.2) and a 2-page letter from the SCSA to the Bulkley Valley Museum regarding the station (2020.11.3). T…
Collection
Smithers Community Services Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Smithers Community Services Association
Fonds No.
AF24
File No.
1
Accession No.
2020.11.1
2020.11.2
2020.11.3
2020.36
Physical Description
<1 cm of textual records; 3 photographs (colour)
Date Range
March 1997-May 1997
History / Biographical
The Smithers Community Services Association purchased the Smithers CN rail station in 1997 with the intention of restoring it.
Custodial History
Textual records were stored with BVM records for an unknown period of time before being found and formally accessioned into the Discrete Item Collection in May 2020. On October 20th 2020 they were transferred to the newly-created Smithers Community Services Association fonds.
Photographs were found in collections in Room 6 in October 2020 and added to the fonds on October 21st.
Scope and Content
File contains an invitation to a March 19th 1997 SCSA meeting regarding plans for the restoration of the Smithers CN Station Building (2020.11.1), an agenda for the aforementioned meeting (2020.11.2) and a 2-page letter from the SCSA to the Bulkley Valley Museum regarding the station (2020.11.3). There are also three undated photographs of SCSA members planting the railway garden at the CN Station Building.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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"Smithers is Hockeyville" materials

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Date Range
2006-2008
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Scope and Content
Binder (a) - Smithers Hockey History, 1958-2008, curated and compiled by Tracey Groot. Contains an index of hockey articles in the Interior News, a timeline of hockey-related events, meeting minutes (1953-58) pertaining to the opening of the Civic Center, and a Civic Center Structural Report from 1…
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Creator
Smithers Hockeyville Committee
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 336
Accession No.
2022.1.6 a-c
Physical Description
3 binders (22 cm) of textual and graphic material
Date Range
2006-2008
History / Biographical
Items were created by Smithers residents to chronicle the history of hockey in the Bulkley Valley and support the town's (unsuccessful) bid for the title of Hockeyville in the 2006 Kraft Hockeyville contest.
Custodial History
Items were donated to the Museum by Candace McKinley on February 1st 2008, but were not accessioned until being found in collections in January 2022.
Scope and Content
Binder (a) - Smithers Hockey History, 1958-2008, curated and compiled by Tracey Groot. Contains an index of hockey articles in the Interior News, a timeline of hockey-related events, meeting minutes (1953-58) pertaining to the opening of the Civic Center, and a Civic Center Structural Report from 1986. Binders (b) and (c) - scrapbooks containing photographs and newspaper articles about Smithers' hockey history and its bid for the title of Hockeyville 2006.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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