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65th birthday/retirement party of Audrey Van Der Wijk

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12078
Date Range
May 10, 1981
Collection
Bill Dungate 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 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.
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93 L/SE: Houston, British Columbia

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions6514
Date Range
April 1981
Collection
Joseph Allen L'Orsa map and photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Scope and Content
Item is a map of Houston, B.C., and the immediate surrounding area.
Collection
Joseph Allen L'Orsa map and photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Creator
Mapping Section, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Ministry of Environment, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.
Fonds No.
C7
Series No.
S1
File No.
20
Item No.
2018.24.12
Accession No.
2018.24
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1: 100 000
Date Range
April 1981
Edition
1st Status Edition
Scope and Content
Item is a map of Houston, B.C., and the immediate surrounding area.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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1927 Chev on old Owen Lake Road

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12379
Date Range
1931
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified man standing next to a 1927 Chevrolet on the old Owen Lake Road (now Morice River Road, near Houston) in 1931.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9703
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
1931
Custodial History
Negative taken by Bill Dungate of an original photograph lent to him for reproduction, possibly by his sister Dorothy 'Doll' Dungate (envelope marked "For Doll.") Donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of an unidentified man standing next to a 1927 Chevrolet on the old Owen Lake Road (now Morice River Road, near Houston) in 1931.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Appears on pg. 40 of Marks of a Century.
Type of Record
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Abe and Ethel Weins on their wedding anniversary

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12066
Date Range
March 1977
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Abe and Ethel Weins of Houston on their 25th wedding anniversary.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9482
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
March 1977
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Abe and Ethel Weins of Houston on their 25th wedding anniversary.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Multiple shots of event available.
Type of Record
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Alfred and Marjorie Timms at Houston Legion awards night

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12709
Date Range
July 1977
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Alfred George 'Alf' Timms and his wife Marjorie 'Bunny' Timms at the 1977 Houston Royal Canadian Legion awards night. Alfred was a WWII veteran who served in the Canadian Armed Forces, and later joined the Merchant Marines.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9873
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
July 1977
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate in July 1977 and donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Alfred George 'Alf' Timms and his wife Marjorie 'Bunny' Timms at the 1977 Houston Royal Canadian Legion awards night. Alfred was a WWII veteran who served in the Canadian Armed Forces, and later joined the Merchant Marines.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
More photos from same event in folder.
Type of Record
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Allan McEwen and wife

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12749
Date Range
August 7, 1981
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Allan McEwen and his wife (name unknown) at their wedding. Allan is likely Al and Nora McEwen's son Alan (grandson of Bill and Betty Dungate).
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9912
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
August 7, 1981
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate on August 7th 1981 and donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of Allan McEwen and his wife (name unknown) at their wedding. Allan is likely Al and Nora McEwen's son Alan (grandson of Bill and Betty Dungate).
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Type of Record
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Anglican Church picnic at Dungates' home

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12087
Date Range
summer 1979
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of an Anglican Church picnic at the home of Bill and Betty Dungate, Houston.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9503
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
summer 1979
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of an Anglican Church picnic at the home of Bill and Betty Dungate, Houston.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Multiple shots of event available.
Type of Record
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Anne Baggerman at the Houston Credit Union

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12052
Date Range
March [8], 1980
Collection
Bill Dungate 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 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
March [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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Annie Middleton, Jim Cole, and Ivy Middleton

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12128
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of postmistress Annie Middleton, trapper and prospector Jim Cole, and Annie's daughter-in-law Ivy Middleton (married to her son Jack) next to the old Houston post office.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9544
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate of an old photograph lent to him for reproduction. Donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photo of postmistress Annie Middleton, trapper and prospector Jim Cole, and Annie's daughter-in-law Ivy Middleton (married to her son Jack) next to the old Houston post office.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Appears in Marks of a Century, pg. 59.
Type of Record
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Anniversary float at Houston

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12803
Date Range
[1960-1970s?]
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of people standing atop a float at an unidentified annivesary celebration in Houston, with a crowd watching from the ground.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
[Bill Dungate]
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9958
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 b&w print; 25.3 x 17.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1960-1970s?]
Custodial History
Print was presumably made from a photo taken by Bill Dungate. It came into the possession of Dino Laramie sometime after Dungate's death and was donated by him to the Museum prior to 2020, along with a large number of other Dungate prints and slides. It was accessioned in September/October 2022.
Scope and Content
Photograph of people standing atop a float at an unidentified annivesary celebration in Houston, with a crowd watching from the ground.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Likely the Canadian centennial (1967), BC's provincial centennial (1971), or an anniversary event for the town of Houston. Text on banner is obscured but seems to say 'ANNIVERSARY' and has a maple leaf symbol; two flags (Canadian and British Columbian?) on float.
Likely taken in 1960 or later due to the BC flag at right (officially introduced on June 14th 1960).
Houston Royal Bank building visible in background (left side).
Type of Record
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Archie and Jean Brienen

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12042
Date Range
1983
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of Archie and Jean Brienen on their 25th wedding anniversary.
Collection
Bill Dungate 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
Archival Description

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Attendees at Houston Legion Jubilee Dinner

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12777
Date Range
February 22, 1986
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of two men and two women seated at a table at the Houston Legion's Jubilee Dinner. On the right side of the table are Legion member Ray Morgan and his daughter Naomi Himech. In the background at the far right is Jule Andersen/Anderson.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9939
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
February 22, 1986
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate on February 22nd 1986 and donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of two men and two women seated at a table at the Houston Legion's Jubilee Dinner. On the right side of the table are Legion member Ray Morgan and his daughter Naomi Himech. In the background at the far right is Jule Andersen/Anderson.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Additional photos of same event available in folder.
Type of Record
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Attendees of Women's Institute Conference, Houston

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12839
Date Range
1980
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of many women seated at tables at the 1980 Women's Institute Conference held in Houston.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
[Bill Dungate]
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9992
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 b&w print; 25.2 x 12.7 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1980
Custodial History
Print of a photo presumably taken by Bill Dungate. It came into the possession of Dino Laramie sometime after Dungate's death and was donated by him to the Museum prior to 2020, along with a large number of other Dungate prints and slides. It was accessioned in September/October 2022.
Scope and Content
Photograph of many women seated at tables at the 1980 Women's Institute Conference held in Houston.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Women from Driftwood, Houston, Terrace, Quick, Southside, Telwood, Hazelton, Glenwood, and Palling were present.
Additional unaccessioned photos from same event available.
Type of Record
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Audrey Van Der Wijk & family at birthday/retirement party

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12079
Date Range
May 10, 1981
Collection
Bill Dungate 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 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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'Babe + Prince' in front of Houston Mission House

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12398
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of a pair of horses, 'Babe' and 'Prince,' in front of the Mission House in Houston.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9722
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Custodial History
Negative created by Bill Dungate in February 1980 from an old photograph lent to him for reproduction by Nancy Goold. Donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of a pair of horses, 'Babe' and 'Prince,' in front of the Mission House in Houston.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Unclear if this was the Anglican or Catholic Mission House.
Type of Record
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"Back side of houses on Butler Avenue"

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12180
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo showing the back sides of houses along Butler Avenue in Houston.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9595
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate of an old photograph lent to him for reproduction by Nancy Goold around March 1984. Donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photo showing the back sides of houses along Butler Avenue in Houston.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Title from label on envelope in which negatives were donated.
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Band playing at New Year's Eve dance

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11989
Date Range
[1970s]
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of a band on stage at a New Year's Eve party in Houston. Appears to be from the 1970s.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Bill Dungate
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9405
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w
Scan Resolution
350 dpi
Date Range
[1970s]
Custodial History
Item was donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021 by Dino Laramie.
Scope and Content
Photograph of a band on stage at a New Year's Eve party in Houston. Appears to be from the 1970s.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Additional unaccessioned photos of this event available in folder.
Type of Record
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Banner

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts4394
Material
Fabric
Description
Small Houston Lions Club banner. White with gold trim, fringe, and tassels. Picture of a moose with the words "Sportsman's Paradise" around it; also a picture of a leaping salmon. "Houston, British Columbia, Canada" in blue letters. Lions International logo at the top.
Title
Houston Lions Club Banner
Manufacturer
Coka Co., Ltd.
Original Owner
Houston Lions Club
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
DECLARATORY DOCUMENTS
Place Of Manufacture
Taiwan: Taipei
Place Used
Houston, B.C.
Description
Small Houston Lions Club banner. White with gold trim, fringe, and tassels. Picture of a moose with the words "Sportsman's Paradise" around it; also a picture of a leaping salmon. "Houston, British Columbia, Canada" in blue letters. Lions International logo at the top.
Material
Fabric
Inscriptions
"Sportsman's Paradise."
"Houston, British Columbia, Canada."
Accession No.
2020.38.41
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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B.C. Forest Service float in Pleasant Valley Days parade

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12807
Date Range
May 20, 1988
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph of the B.C. Forest Service's float in the Pleasant Valley Days Parade.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
[Bill Dungate]
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9962
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 b&w print; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
May 20, 1988
History / Biographical
This parade was held in late May to mark the start of the Pleasant Valley Days Rodeo. Newspaper records indicate that the first Pleasant Valley Days parade was held in 1988, though general May Day parades had been held in Houston since at least the 1950s.
Custodial History
Print was presumably made from a photo taken by Bill Dungate. It came into the possession of Dino Laramie sometime after Dungate's death and was donated by him to the Museum prior to 2020, along with a large number of other Dungate prints and slides. It was accessioned in September/October 2022.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the B.C. Forest Service's float in the Pleasant Valley Days Parade.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
This float won first prize in the commercial class in the 1988 parade. Houston Today, June 1st 1988, pg. 7 states that the float was designed to model the local area and was manned by children and forestry employees.
Type of Record
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Bellicini family members and friends

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12216
Date Range
[early 1940s]
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
From left to right: Bill Merkley (son-in-law of E.G. Bellicini, married to his daughter Gloria), Harvey Carson (in front), Yolanda Bellicini (in back; daughter of E.G. Bellicini), Morice Bellicini (son of E.G. Bellicini) and Pete Puport.
Collection
Bill Dungate collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C8
Item No.
P9631
Accession No.
2021.23
Physical Description
1 negative; b&w
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
[early 1940s]
Custodial History
Negative was taken by Bill Dungate in December 1985 of an old photograph lent to him for reproduction by Moris (Mario?) Bellicini. Donated to the Museum on August 12th 2021.
Scope and Content
From left to right: Bill Merkley (son-in-law of E.G. Bellicini, married to his daughter Gloria), Harvey Carson (in front), Yolanda Bellicini (in back; daughter of E.G. Bellicini), Morice Bellicini (son of E.G. Bellicini) and Pete Puport.
Geographic Access
Houston, B.C.
Notes
Appears on page 48 of Marks of a Century.
Type of Record
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