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Government Liquor Store on Smithers Main Street.

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Date Range
ca 1960
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1543
Accession No.
1987.2.4
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 13.5 x 10 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1960
Notes
The Government Liquor Store and a dress shop on Smithers Main Street.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1960s
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 photograph contents
Creator
Ken Buchanan
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6279
Accession No.
2012.56
Physical Description
1 photograph; col.; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
1960s
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Visible businesses include Northern Star Cafe, a jewelry store and a drugstore.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1913-1914
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Gilbert Clarke Killam fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
PF26
Item No.
P4555
Accession No.
2004.61.2
Physical Description
1 Photograph: sepia; 21.5 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1913-1914
History / Biographical
Removed from leather album of 2004.61.2
Notes
"Main street from 2nd Ave and Killam" printed on front of photo.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3691
Physical Description
1 Photograph: sepia; 14.5 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
History / Biographical
This is one of 18 photographs copied from an album that the donor brought with him on a visit to Smithers in 1996.
Notes
Buildings on Main Street, Smithers built by Arch Harrer. Photograph is a modern repirnt.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

View of Smithers Main Street in the 1970s

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Date Range
1970s
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P4346
Accession No.
2003.13.1
Date Range
1970s
Notes
Businesses include Smithers Jewelry, a drugstore, and Northern Star Cafe.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

View of Smithers Main Street in the 1980s

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Date Range
1980s
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P4347
Accession No.
2003.13.1
Date Range
1980s
Notes
Businesses and buildings visible include Apollo Automotive Parts, the Bulkley Valley District Hospital, Central Park Building, Marshall Wells, Northern Star Cafe, and the Royal Bank.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
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
The B.C. Printing & Litho Ltd. Vancouver, B.C.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4580
Accession No.
2004.62
Physical Description
1 Postcard: b&w; 14 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
History / Biographical
from Morris Collection
Notes
Postcard inscribed Main Street, looking north, Smithers, B.C. No. 2830
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Looking north down Smithers Main Street

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Date Range
ca 1952
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2078
Accession No.
1990.210.35
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1952
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1943
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.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2174
Accession No.
1991.216.4
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 9 x 6.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1943
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1990s]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Item is a postcard with a picture of Smithers' Main Street. The postcard has a yellow border and reads "SMITHERS, British Columbia" at the bottom left. Businesses include Jeans North, Appreciations Flowers & Gifts, Oscar's Source for Sports, and [Alice's?] Specialty Shop.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Oak House Publishing
Walter Lanz photo
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P8936
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
1 postcard, colour; 14.8 cm x 10.4 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1990s]
Custodial History
Found in collections (Room 6) in April 2021.
Scope and Content
Item is a postcard with a picture of Smithers' Main Street. The postcard has a yellow border and reads "SMITHERS, British Columbia" at the bottom left. Businesses include Jeans North, Appreciations Flowers & Gifts, Oscar's Source for Sports, and [Alice's?] Specialty Shop.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Caption on back: "The clock on main street is a prominent feature in Smithers: a charming town in the Bulkley Valley in northern British Columbia."
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 photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0561
Accession No.
1980.16.592
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 24 x 13.5cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F47
Date Range
ca 1914
History / Biographical
Photograph taken towards the Babines.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
August 1952
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Louis Schibli
Fonds No.
PF17
Item No.
P1739
Accession No.
1988.3.122
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 10 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
August 1952
History / Biographical
Looking up Smithers Main Street from just in front of the train station.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Looking up Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
ca 1915
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
View of Smithers' Main Street during its early days. Businesses seen in the image are: City Bakery & Confectionery, The Red Front Store, Wilcocks & Wolseley Real Estate & Insurance, Palace Rooms, Lynch Bros, and Gray Jewellry Co.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on image caption.
Creator
Coffee
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0867
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 postcard: sepia; 14 x 8.6 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Negative Number
F66
Date Range
ca 1915
Scope and Content
View of Smithers' Main Street during its early days. Businesses seen in the image are: City Bakery & Confectionery, The Red Front Store, Wilcocks & Wolseley Real Estate & Insurance, Palace Rooms, Lynch Bros, and Gray Jewellry Co.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
ca. 1975
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Postcard of Smithers' Main Street in the 1970s. Businesses visible include Pyper Equipment Sales, Esso gas station, an unidentified hotel, Northern Star Cafe, the Royal Bank, and Smithers Billiards.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Dorse McTaggart
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P5111
Accession No.
2009.30
Physical Description
1 postcard: col.
Scan Resolution
1200 dpi
300 dpi
Date Range
ca. 1975
Publication
Burnaby, B.C.: Scenes by Dorse
Scope and Content
Postcard of Smithers' Main Street in the 1970s. Businesses visible include Pyper Equipment Sales, Esso gas station, an unidentified hotel, Northern Star Cafe, the Royal Bank, and Smithers Billiards.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Back of postcard: "Smithers, British Columbia 'The Yellowhead Route' - Highway 16. The Main Street with a picture window! Photo by Dorse McTaggart"
Reproduction Restrictions
Dorse McTaggart holds copyright to image.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Main Street, Smithers, B.C., from the railway station.

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Date Range
[ca 1914]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
View of Smithers' Main Street circa 1914, looking east. Businesses visible include Empress News Co., Lynch Bros/Palace Rooms, Sargent's General Merchandise, Frizzell's Meat & Provision Dealers/Star Pool Room, and signs for the GTP townsite agents, Coast Lumber, and Kraus' Peerless Cafe, Barber Shop…
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Creator
Coffee
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0570
Accession No.
1980.16.601
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 25 x 15cm.
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Date Range
[ca 1914]
Scope and Content
View of Smithers' Main Street circa 1914, looking east. Businesses visible include Empress News Co., Lynch Bros/Palace Rooms, Sargent's General Merchandise, Frizzell's Meat & Provision Dealers/Star Pool Room, and signs for the GTP townsite agents, Coast Lumber, and Kraus' Peerless Cafe, Barber Shop, and Baths.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
1955-1960
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
View of Smithers' Main Street. Businesses and buildings visible include Lennox Air Conditioning & Heating, Wall's Electric, Esso, Mel's Hardware, [Hudson?] Hotel, Shop Easy, the Bulkley Valley District Hospital, the Bulkley Hotel, the Government Building (Central Park Building), Rexall Drugs, Royal…
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Ansgar Walter Lenser
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0216
Accession No.
1979.7
Physical Description
b&w postcard: 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96dpi
Negative Number
F26; F27; F204
Date Range
1955-1960
Scope and Content
View of Smithers' Main Street. Businesses and buildings visible include Lennox Air Conditioning & Heating, Wall's Electric, Esso, Mel's Hardware, [Hudson?] Hotel, Shop Easy, the Bulkley Valley District Hospital, the Bulkley Hotel, the Government Building (Central Park Building), Rexall Drugs, Royal Bank of Canada, a Coffee Bar and a Coffee Shop.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
On back of postcard is written: "J Beniston. Dist of Coquitlam Sicuak Wekfare Deot, 640 Poirier Av. N.W. Phone We 9 9242" Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Smithers Plumbing and Heating Store, Main Street, Smithers B.C.

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Date Range
July 1953
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Louis Schibli
Fonds No.
PF17
Item No.
P1758
Accession No.
1988.3
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 10 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
July 1953
History / Biographical
Smithers Plumbing and Heating Store was located by Hetherington and Hooper and R.W. Calderwood.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Town Hall on Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
ca. 1930s
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 image content and information written on the back
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0825
Accession No.
1982.4
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 6.1 x 10.6 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Negative Number
F222
Date Range
ca. 1930s
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Written on back: "snow piled by old town hall, where P.O. now stands, late 30's"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1949]
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 image content and information written on the back.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0827
Accession No.
1982.4
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 11 x 6.3 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1949]
Subject Access
Smithers Parade
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Photo is a modern reprint.
Seen in photograph: A.C. Stewart's Fashion Shoppe and a Barber Shop.
Written below in pencil: "Museum, from Irma Bannister"
Written on the back of the photograph in pen: "old parade, old buildings along main drag"
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Pioneer Block building on Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
1930s
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 photo contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0890
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 10.5 x 5.9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1930s
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
The Royal Bank of Canada can be seen in this photograph.
Written on back: "The Royal Bank where Apollo Automotive is now located."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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