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Albert William (Bill) Vinson (May 26, 1909, Basingstoke, England-November 8, 2011, Prince George, BC) fishing in Smithers

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Date Range
1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5267
Physical Description
B&W Photo: 3.5 x 2.5
Date Range
1948
History / Biographical
WRITTEN ON BACK OF PHOTO: "A. Wm. Vinson. Fishing in Bulkley River near Trout Creek, 1948.
Notes
fishing, Albert William (Bill) Vinson
Photo and description donated by Lyn Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Albert William (Bill) Vinson, November 1, 1946-August 31,1948, Game Warden, Smithers, BC,

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Date Range
November 1, 1946-August 31, 1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF18
Item No.
P5266
Accession No.
Box 4 Bay 3 Shelf 2
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w
Date Range
November 1, 1946-August 31, 1948
History / Biographical
Bill Vinson was the Game Warden in Smithers from November 1, 1946-August 31, 1948, he later operated the Smithers Second Hand Store until in was burnt down on February 2, 1949. The store was located next to Smithers Bowling Lanes
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:
Albert William Vinson fonds Fonds No. PF18 Physical Description: 6.4 cm of textual records; 7 b&w photographs Date Range: 1946-1950; 2009; 2011 Administrative History/Biographical Sketch Albert William (Bill) Vinson was born in Basingstoke, England on May 26, 1909 and immigrated to Nova Scotia
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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Bike race, Smithers, 1948, 737R

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Date Range
1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5272
Physical Description
Sepia Photo: 3 x 5
Date Range
1948
History / Biographical
1948, bike race on Main St?
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, Smithers, bike race
Photo and description donated by Lyn Murphy
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Archival Description

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Bike race, Smithers, 1948, 805Y

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Date Range
1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5271
Physical Description
Sepia Photo: 3 x 5
Date Range
1948
History / Biographical
1948, bike race on Main St?
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, Smithers, bike race
Photo and description donated by Lyn Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Deputy Returning Officer

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Date Range
1949
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes various filled out forms under the Dominion Elections Act while Vinson acted as Deputy Returning Officer.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S4
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1949
Scope and Content
Series includes various filled out forms under the Dominion Elections Act while Vinson acted as Deputy Returning Officer.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Game Warden

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Date Range
1945-1949
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes reports and correspondence during Vinson’s time as Smithers’ Game Warden.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S3
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1945-1949
Scope and Content
Series includes reports and correspondence during Vinson’s time as Smithers’ Game Warden.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Personal records

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Date Range
1947-1948
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series includes personal records collected or created by Vinson and include correspondence, personal documents and receipts. Correspondence regards Vinson renting a house from Vida M. Cook. Personal documents include an RBC savings account booklet and driver’s license.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
1947-1948
Scope and Content
Series includes personal records collected or created by Vinson and include correspondence, personal documents and receipts. Correspondence regards Vinson renting a house from Vida M. Cook. Personal documents include an RBC savings account booklet and driver’s license.
Type of Record
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Picture of a deer with three horns, Smithers 1947

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Date Range
1947
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5270
Physical Description
B&W Scan
Date Range
1947
History / Biographical
1947, 527 stamped on back
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, deer, Smithers,
Scanned photo, NO PHYSICAL PHOTO, desciption donated by eldest daughter Gwendolyn (Lyn) J. Murphy
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Possibly "Skins Lake Spillway", Work camp for part of the Alcan Project or perhaps "Kenney Dam" Vanderhoof (left side)

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Date Range
Circa-Early 1950s
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5268
Date Range
Circa-Early 1950s
History / Biographical
549 stamped on back
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, dam, Vanderhoof, work camp, Skins Lake Spillway, Alcan Project
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Possibly "Skins Lake Spillway", Work camp for part of the Alcan Project or perhaps "Kenney Dam" Vanderhoof (right side)

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Date Range
Circa-Early 1950s
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P5269
Date Range
Circa-Early 1950s
History / Biographical
549 stamped on back
Notes
Albert William (Bill) Vinson, dam, Vanderhoof, work camp, Skins Lake Spillway, Alcan Project
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Smithers Second Hand Shop

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Date Range
1948-1949
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series relates to Vinson’s time running the Smithers Second Hand Shop. Records include correspondence and financial records. Financial records include a cash book, sale/purchase receipts, and tax forms.
Collection
Albert William Vinson fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
PF18
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2013.14
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Date Range
1948-1949
Scope and Content
Series relates to Vinson’s time running the Smithers Second Hand Shop. Records include correspondence and financial records. Financial records include a cash book, sale/purchase receipts, and tax forms.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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