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Date Range
1913-1914
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
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 streeet from 2nd Ave and Killam" printed on front of photo.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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
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
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.
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

Geroge Wright with baby son George Wentworth Wright. Setting- house on Main Street. Scout Hall across the street. The child died at 6 months as a result of birth injuries and is buried in the Smithers cemetery.

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Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P3671
Accession No.
997.61.1
Physical Description
Photo - copy - MISSING
History / Biographical
George Wright was a CNR Conductor who worked on the construction of the Grand Trunk Pacific.He served on the first Smithers Village or Municipal Council.
Notes
Geroge Wright Photographs
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

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. [Stewarts or 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

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
  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
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
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.
Negative copy also available.
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

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

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Date Range
1930
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
File includes 3 copies of the same photograph of the Pioneer Block building, which have distinct information written on each.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents and information written on the back.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0891
Accession No.
1982.8
Physical Description
3 photographs: b&w; 14.5 x 9.6 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1930
Scope and Content
File includes 3 copies of the same photograph of the Pioneer Block building, which have distinct information written on each.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Another copy has typed on the back: "Smithers, B.C. L.H. Kenney's office in expreme [sic] right hand side. Where Toots used to work."
One copy has written on the back in ink: "Smithers office summer 1930 - Royal Bank - manager Mr. C. Reid"
Royal Bank of Canada can be seen in the photograph.
The last copy has "Contact Art Simpson when built-?" written on the back.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

The Bulkley Hotel, Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
October 27,1916
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  2 Images  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on information written on back of the postcard.
Creator
Gilbert Clarke Killam
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0918
Accession No.
1984.7
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 13 x 7.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Negative Number
F65; F218
Date Range
October 27,1916
History / Biographical
The hotel opened in 1914 and was built by the Carr brothers. R.E. Williams bought it in 1918 with Ed Orchard as the manager.
Subject Access
BUILDINGS [Commercial] - Hotels
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back: "The Bulkley Hotel Smithers B.C. Don't you think we have some fine automobiles in Smithers. [Hetty?]". Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Courthouse on Highway 16 and Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
1950
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.
P1036
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard; b&w; 14x9cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1950
Subject Access
Central Park Building
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Building now referred to as the Central Park Building.
Negative copy also available.
Written on back of photograph: "Mr. E.G. Chapman. Dear friend, I am not so sure about seeing you this winter as Bill does not have cream, his cows only but if I have a chance you bet I will be there. Mary is staying until spring. I want to wish you a very good holiday season above all, hope you are feeling well and content as always Friend."
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
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
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1040
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard; b&w; 14x9cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1914
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
J. Mason Adams' Drug Store can be seen on the left in the photograph.
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
April 1933
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.
P1041
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 13x10cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
April 1933
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Henry Motors can be seen in the photo.
Photo is most likely a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Construction of the Post Office on Main Street, Smithers, B.C.

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Date Range
1950s
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.
P1046
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 11.5 x 6cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1950s
Subject Access
Smithers Post Office
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

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