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Interview with Herb Green

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11954
Date Range
March 15 2021
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interview with Herb Green recorded March 15 2021 at the Old Church in Smithers by Sonja Lester. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, photo from day of interview, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Sonja Lester
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.16
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
2.19 GB of digital records
Date Range
March 15 2021
Scope and Content
Interview with Herb Green recorded March 15 2021 at the Old Church in Smithers by Sonja Lester. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, photo from day of interview, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Why Green was transferred to Smithers as the Game Warden

keywords

Bella Coola; conservation officer; Etlin; Forest Act; game warden; Greenpeace; grizzly; Highway 37; Lake Elts; Manning Park; Prince George; Queen Charlotte; ranger; regional director; road access; Skeena; Stone Mountain; Tweedsmuir Park

subjects

jobs; parks; work areas

How Green would help in the preservation of animals on high risk zones like the train tracks

keywords

animals; Dave Hooper; deer tagging; Guide Outfitters; highways; Hungry Hill; radio callers; reflections; Rod and Gun Club; Ron Fleming; Tracy Hooper; trains; Wildlife for the Future; Works and Parks

subjects

conservation; wildlife conservation

How Green helped manage the deer population in and around Smithers.

keywords

caribou; habituation; helicopter; summer; tagging

subjects

tagging deer; tracing

Green's band and its members.

keywords

Farmers' Market; John Koller; Joy Kryklywyj; music; Peter Kryklywyj; Ron Burger; Roy Chick

subjects

band; hobbies; music

Green in the field of tracking and working as a volunteer for the federal government.

keywords

community events; emergencies; federal; information; Master Corporal; military; mushroom pickers; retired; tracker; volunteer

subjects

federal volunteer; tracking

The story of when Green had to track down two German tourists who had gotten lost in the bush.

keywords

Bob Peters; bush; Clyde Nunn; German; missing; Queen Charlotte Islands; toilet paper; tracking; truck

subjects

missing persons; search and rescue

Finding a lost man with Alzheimers in Telkwa.

keywords

air search; Alzheimer's; elderly; Telkwa; tracking

subjects

missing persons; search and rescue

How the town should become a bigger enterprise for tourists and trail-users.

keywords

bush; campsite; education; enterprise; firearms; Fort St John; jobs; mill; park; private; railroad; Rod and Gun Club; The Core

subjects

clubs; environment; life; tourism

What the fur trade was like when he was growing up in Canada.

keywords

animals; First Nations; fur; fur industry; legal trappers; royalty; settlers; trapping; traps

subjects

fur trade

What life was like in the timber field and the challenges he faced.

keywords

bear; bibliography; borrow pit; chain saw; clearing trails; fire; Manning Park; mudslide; park representative; parks; prevention; snow; superintendant; trap box; vandalism

subjects

timber industry; trapping

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Interview with Richard Overstall

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11953
Date Range
January 20 2021
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interviews with geologist and environmentalist Richard Overstall, recorded January 20 2021 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of …
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.15
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
1.92 GB of digital records
Date Range
January 20 2021
Scope and Content
Interviews with geologist and environmentalist Richard Overstall, recorded January 20 2021 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Richard Overstall goes over his early life, education at the University of London, and his subsequent travels

keywords

Brighton; England; parents; University of London

subjects

geology; travel; university

Richard Overstall talks about his early career as a mine Geologist in the Yukon, the UK and Northern BC.

keywords

Canadian Superior Exploration; Dublin; Farrow; Smithers

subjects

geology; mining

Richard Overstall goes over his work in the environmental fields with the Telkwa Foundation.

keywords

Alcan; Harry Krusselbrink; Joe L'Orsa; Ootsa Reservoir; SPEC Smithers

subjects

environmental organizations; Telkwa Foundation

Richard Overstall discusses his role in the Delgamuukw case and other aboriginal rights cases.

keywords

academic witnesses; Crown Land; Gitxsan; Tribal Council; Wet'suwet'en

subjects

Delgamuukw; Gitxsan Wet'suwet'en Education Society; Unlocking Aboriginal Justice

Overstall goes over how he got started in the field of Law in schooling, and then into general practice with a firm in the Bulkley Valley.

keywords

Bulkley Valley; general practice; greenhouse gas emissions; law firms; Penticton; Smithers

subjects

environmental law; law practice

Overstall tells about his role working with the early days of the Smithers Community Services Society

keywords

NDP; Norm Levi; Social Services

subjects

SCSA; stovepiping

Overstall describes the events leading to the creation of the Bulkley Valley Research Centre and his role with the organization.

keywords

Alex Woods; Dave Coates; research grants; Wilf Mackenzie

subjects

Bulkley Valley Research Centre; research funding

Overstall discusses his favourite aspects of the Bulkley Valley, and how the area changed over his time living there.

keywords

skiing; Smithers; Telkwa

subjects

Bulkley Valley

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Interview with Pat Moss

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11948
Date Range
January 2021
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interviews with Pat Moss recorded January 18 and 25 2021 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of su…
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.10
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
3.35 GB of digital records
Date Range
January 2021
Scope and Content
Interviews with Pat Moss recorded January 18 and 25 2021 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Pat Moss describes her life after high school traveling in Australia and New Zealand

keywords

Australia; Backpacking; Edmonton; New Zealand; Schooling

subjects

Travel

Pat Moss describes her environmental work upon returning to Canada.

keywords

Blue Peace; Kitimat Oil Coalition; Telkwa Foundation; Tony Pierce; Victoria

subjects

Canada; Environmental Work; Oil

Moving to the Bulkley Valley to work with the Telkwa Foundation.

keywords

Funding; Newsletter; Smithers; Telkwa; Tony Pierce

subjects

Bulkley Valley; Telkwa Foundation

The Telkwa Foundation's work on the Save The Bulkley project, and the involvement of people from fields and backgrounds outside of environmentalism.

keywords

Activism; Bulkley River; Dam; Environmentalists; Telkwa Foundation

subjects

Kemano Project; Save The Bulkley

Pat Moss explains how her role as the community's librarian intersected with her activity with the Telkwa Foundation and environmental projects.

keywords

subjects

Pat Moss describes the end of the Kemano project, the results of the Save The Bulkley Project, and other groups that were working to similar goals.

keywords

Cancellation; Coalition; Injunction; Nechako River; Public Inquiry

subjects

Alcan; Kemano Project; River's Defense Coalition

Pat Moss describes her life after high school traveling in Australia and New Zealand

keywords

Australia; backpacking; Edmonton; New Zealand; schooling

subjects

travel

Pat Moss describes her environmental work upon returning to Canada.

keywords

Blue Peace; Kitimat Oil Coalition; Telkwa Foundation; Tony Pierce; Victoria

subjects

Canada; environmental work; oil

Moving to the Bulkley Valley to work with the Telkwa Foundation.

keywords

funding; newsletter; Smithers; Telkwa; Tony Pierce

subjects

Bulkley Valley; Telkwa Foundation

The Telkwa Foundation's work on the Save The Bulkley project, and the involvement of people from fields and backgrounds outside of environmentalism.

keywords

activism; Bulkley River; dam; environmentalists; Telkwa Foundation

subjects

Kemano Project; Save The Bulkley

Pat Moss explains how her role as the community's librarian intersected with her activity with the Telkwa Foundation and environmental projects.

keywords

subjects

Pat Moss describes the end of the Kemano project, the results of the Save The Bulkley Project, and other groups that were working to similar goals.

keywords

cancellation; coalition; injunction; Nechako River; public inquiry

subjects

Alcan; Kemano Project; Rivers Defense Coalition

Pat Moss describes her work with the library, and the library's role in the community.

keywords

Library Staff; Smithers; Volunteers

subjects

Library

Pat Moss describes her involvement with founding the Northwest Institute and other projects following the success of Save The Bulkley

keywords

Charity; Enbridge; Fellowship; Haisla; Kitimaat; Kitimaat Village; Mines; Outreach; Rainforest; Sacred Headwaters

subjects

EcoTrust; Northwest Institute

Pat Moss discusses the activities of boards in the Northwest and their various perspectives and goals.

keywords

Kitimaat Oil Coalition; Telkwa Coal Mine; West Coast Environmental Dispute Resolution Fund

subjects

Pat Moss describes changes she has experienced in the environmental community, including how initiatives are handled and funded, as well as various groups she has worked with.

keywords

Paid Staff; Rosemary Fox; Volunteer

subjects

Driftwood Foundation; Environmental Networking; Sierra Club

keywords

Delgamuukw

subjects

Pat Moss goes over her involvement with environmental assessment groups on the federal and provincial levels.

keywords

BC; Canada; Environmental Network

subjects

Steering Comittee

Pat Moss discusses awards she has received for her environmental work, and how her research and activism has influenced her life and outlook.

keywords

BC Minister of Environment Individual Award; Experience; Growth; Successes

subjects

Awards; Perspectives

Pat Moss shares her closing thoughts around her personal life in Smithers and her impressions of the community.

keywords

Cabin; Greece; Home; photography

subjects

Driftwood; Santa Claus Collection; Smithers; Travel

Pat Moss describes her work with the library, and the library's role in the community.

keywords

library staff; Smithers; volunteers

subjects

Smithers Public Library

Pat Moss describes her involvement with founding the Northwest Institute and other projects following the success of Save The Bulkley

keywords

charity; Enbridge; fellowship; Haisla; Kitimat; Kitimat Village; mines; outreach; rainforest; sacred headwaters

subjects

EcoTrust; Northwest Institute

Pat Moss discusses the activities of boards in the Northwest and their various perspectives and goals.

keywords

Kitimaat Oil Coalition; Telkwa Coal Mine; West Coast Environmental Dispute Resolution Fund

subjects

Pat Moss describes changes she has experienced in the environmental community, including how initiatives are handled and funded, as well as various groups she has worked with.

keywords

paid staff; Rosemary Fox; volunteer

subjects

Driftwood Foundation; environmental networking; Sierra Club

keywords

Delgamuukw

subjects

Pat Moss goes over her involvement with environmental assessment groups on the federal and provincial levels.

keywords

BC; Canada; Environmental Network

subjects

Steering Committee

Pat Moss discusses awards she has received for her environmental work, and how her research and activism has influenced her life and outlook.

keywords

BC Minister of Environment Individual Award; experience; growth; successes

subjects

awards; perspectives

Pat Moss shares her closing thoughts around her personal life in Smithers and her impressions of the community.

keywords

cabin; Greece; home; photography

subjects

Driftwood; Santa Claus collection; Smithers; travel

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Interview with Gladys Atrill

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11897
Date Range
December 16 2020
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interview with Smithers Mayor Gladys Atrill, recorded December 16 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .…
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.3
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
1.88 GB of digital records
Date Range
December 16 2020
Scope and Content
Interview with Smithers Mayor Gladys Atrill, recorded December 16 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Atrill talks about her father, who was born in Hazelton, and her mother, who immigrated from Poland. She talks about they ended up in Smithers and provides a brief history of their employment.

keywords

adoption; Atrill Corner; Bavaria; Catholic; Catholicism; citizenship; Dachau; Germany; Grand Trunk Pacific Railway; GTP; Hamburg; Hazelton; James Thomas Atrill; Munich; Passage House; Poland; Polish; Prince George; Quebec; railway; refugee; Sisters of St. Anne; World War I; World War II; Wrinch Memorial Hospital

subjects

family; hospital; immigration; railroad

Atrill discusses her childhood neighbourhood, attending school in Smithers, and how she spent her time as a teenger.

keywords

8th Avenue; BC Forest Service; camping; elementary school; Goodacre's; high school; hiking; Hospital Street; Silver King subdivision; St. Joseph's School; Super Valu; swamp

subjects

education; employment; leisure; outdoor recreation; youth

keywords

Allison Candela; city; SAIT; urban

subjects

Calgary; radio; university

Gladys discusses Polish traditions passed on from her mother and the other Polish families in the valley.

keywords

Christmas; Christmas Eve; Depka Family; Easter; food; midnight mass; Poland

subjects

Catholicism; holidays; immigration

Atrill discusses having a sense of

keywords

hiking; Hudson's Bay Mountain; leisure

subjects

technology; youth

Atrill discusses various organizations she has been employed by in the Bulkley Valley.

keywords

backcountry; BC Parks; BVLD radio; CJFW; Gitxsan Wet'suwet'en Tribal Council; Goodacre's; news; roads; Uniglobe; Witsuwitʼen

subjects

Delgamuukw; employment; forestry; media; travel

Atrill discusses her passion for outdoor recreation and her role both teaching wilderness skills and running a wilderness tours company.

keywords

Bob Henderson; Bruce Hill; continuing education; instructor; Northern Sun Tours; outdoors; Ray Wick; salmon; Skeena Air Guides; steelhead; Steelhead Society of BC; Wild Steelhead Campaign; Wilderness Guiding Skills Program

subjects

canoe; conservation; education; employment; guiding; leisure; Northwest Community College; recreation; skiing

Atrill discusses her involvement with tourism in Smithers and shares the beliefs that guided her work.

keywords

2010 Olympics; accomodation; Bulkley Valley Nordic Centre; canoe; COVID-19; downtown; fishing; hotel; hunting; Main Street; Northern BC Tourism Association; rafting; salmon; SARS; Smithers Ski Corporation; steelhead; tax

subjects

economy; guiding; hotel tax; tourism; Tourism Smithers; winter tourism

Atrill discusses her time in local politics in Smithers, both as a councilor, and as mayor.

keywords

Alpine theme; Art Gallery; Bulkley Valley Museum; Central Park; Central Park Building; councillor; COVID-19; election; library; mayor; Nathan Cullen; sign bylaw; Taylor Bachrach; Visitor's Centre

subjects

bylaw; centennial; politics; Town of Smithers

Atrill discusses her time in local politics in Smithers, both as a councilor, and as mayor.

keywords

Bulkley-Nechako Regional District; Houston; Telkwa; Witset

subjects

female politicians; municipal govenment; Town of Smithers

Atrill discusses how Smithers has changed over time and the strengths of the community. She also provides some thoughts on what life is like in Smithers today.

keywords

COVID-19; diversity; education; hosptial; industry

subjects

arts; economy; services

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Interview with Carman and Joan Graf

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11945
Date Range
December 15 2020
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interview with Carman and Joan Graf recorded December 15 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file …
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.7
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
1.81 GB of digital records
Date Range
December 15 2020
Scope and Content
Interview with Carman and Joan Graf recorded December 15 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Where Carman and Joan were born and where their parents immigrated from.

keywords

birth; immigration; Scotland; Springhill, Nova Scotia; Switzerland

subjects

ancestry; background; birthplace

keywords

4H Club; Christmas concert; coal mine; Dray farm; Fall Fair; farm; Ontario; square dance

subjects

On moving to Smithers and feeling unwelcome and like an outsider.

keywords

beer parlour; Harley Shop; lumber; mill; mirage; old-timers; outsiders; pavement; Quesnel; service station; Smithers; Swift brothers; trucking; unwelcome; Wayside Store

subjects

businesses; Smithers

Hockey teams would stay with the Grafs.

keywords

exchange students; hockey; kids; programs; tournaments

subjects

community; hockey

Enlarging the business by adding four more.

keywords

bookkeeping; college; Hazelton; Houston; industrial supply company; tire shop

subjects

businesses; tire shops

Founding member for the sorority in Smithers

keywords

Christmas; funding; party; pool; sorority; Valentine's Day

subjects

sorority; town

What Carman Graf did while he was on the town council.

keywords

election; Fall Fair; Heritage Park; Main Street; reservoir; sewage plant; sewers; Spicer; Works Department

subjects

municipal politics; politics; Smithers; town council

How Main Street was rebuilt and where the funding came from.

keywords

BC Hydro; contractors; ditches; drainage; excavation; Main Street; Main Street ditch; Mayor; moss; Royal Bank; sand; ski hill; unstable

subjects

Main Street; Smithers

1979- 1981-1985 Graf ran for Mayor

keywords

8 million dollars; change; council; criticism; equipment; falling apart; foreman; library; Mayor; money; platform; plow; provincial politics; Regional District; roads; sewer line; sidewalks; ski hill; Smithers; Social Credit Party; swimming pool; volunteer; water supply; Works Department

subjects

Mayor; municipal politics; politics

One of the many Societies he Graf was in and helped run

keywords

administrator; aviation council; construction; hospital board; liaison; Mayor of Telkwa; municipal council; NDP; nuns; Prestige Hotel; primer; workers

subjects

clubs; councils; Social Credit Party; societies

When the Grafs moved to Telkwa they saw how much needed to be done so Carman ran for mayor.

keywords

equipment; fixing; graders; improvements; Mayor

subjects

Mayor; municipal politics; politics; Telkwa

Thanks for all the work he and his wife did in the community.

keywords

Queen's Jubilee Award; recognition

subjects

awards

What a life in politics looked like in Smithers.

keywords

community; fire mediation; friends; taxpayers; Telkwa

subjects

politics; Smithers

What life was like in Smithers outside of politics.

keywords

Air Force; airplanes; Cal Tire; England; fishing; Flying Club; hunting; Italy; Japan; Piper 140; Scotland; snowmobiling; square dancing; Switzerland; travel

subjects

hobbies; recreation; sports

Joan over the years as a mother, golfer, and curler.

keywords

community; competition; curling; golfing

subjects

activities; curling; golf; recreation; sports

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Interview with Facundo Gastiazoro

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11896
Date Range
December 1 2020
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interview with artist Facundo Gastiazoro, recorded December 1 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv …
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.2
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
2.44 GB of digital records
Date Range
December 1 2020
Scope and Content
Interview with artist Facundo Gastiazoro, recorded December 1 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Gastiazoro briefly discusses his early life in Argentina and how he met his partner.

keywords

activism; Buenos Aires; Mataderos; Nikki Skuce; One Sky; permanent residency; Rio de Janeiro

subjects

Argentina; environmentalism; immigration

keywords

English; Hudson's Bay Mountain; Smithers Community Services Association; Spanish; spring

subjects

architecture; immigration; language

keywords

graphic design; log house; mining exploration; youth empowerment program; youth program

subjects

Argentina; art; carpentry; economy; mining; Smithers Community Services Association

Gastiazoro discusses some of his early graphic design, videography, and animation work.

keywords

animation; Argentina; graphic design; magazine; marketing; mural; Spain; videography

subjects

art

Gastiazoro talks more about his life in Argentina, specifically his family's political beliefs and his varied education.

keywords

communism; education; employment; NDP

subjects

Argentina; immigration

Gastizoro discusses the mural projects he has worked on both independently and with the Raven-Tacquara artist collective. He also shares his parents' reactions from when they visited Smithers.

keywords

Alpine Theme; Dze L K'Ant Friendship Centre Society; pool; Road House; skate park; Terrace

subjects

art; immigration; Raven-Taquara

Gastiazoro discusses his two music groups: Los Gringos Salvajes and 1000cuts.

keywords

Old Church

subjects

1000cuts; Los Gringos Salvajes

Gastiazoro discusses his involvement with several community organizations in the Bulkley Valley, including sitting on the founding board of directors for CICK 93.9.

keywords

CICK; El Matadero; Glenn Ingram; Miriam Colvin; Northern Society For Domestic Peace; Radio Imigrante

subjects

community radio; non-profit; volunteer

Gastiazoro discusses the current creative projects he has underway.

keywords

Friendship Centre; mural; Northern Society For Domestic Peace; salmon

subjects

art; Skeena Watershed Conservation Coalition

Gastiazoro shares some of his thoughts about the arts community in the Bulkley Valley and why the community had developed the way it has.

keywords

Burns Lake; Glenn Ingram

subjects

art; arts community

Gastiazoro shares some of the business in the Bulkley Valley that he likes to frequent. He also discusses one business that he avoids, citing an instance of racism.

keywords

bakery; Bugwood Bean; Bulkley Valley Home Centre; Castle; downtown; Fall Fair; Farmers Market; First Nations; Indigenous; Louise's Kitchen; Mountain Eagle Books; Paul's Bakery; Roadhouse; Telkwa; Telkwa Rangers; The Sausage Factory; Two Sisters Cafe

subjects

economy; Main Street; racism; violence

Gastiazoro discusses raising his two children in Smithers.

keywords

COVID-19; family; soccer; Valley Youth Fiddlers

subjects

family; parenting

Gastiazoro discusses how Smithers has changed over time.

keywords

biking; church; Evelyn; hiking; Old Church; skiing; St. James Anglican Church; Taylor Bachrach

subjects

ammenities; architecture

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Interview with Doug Boersema

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11944
Date Range
November 30 2020
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interview with Telkwa Museum curator Doug Boersema, recorded November 30 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep…
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.6
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
1.83 GB of digital records
Date Range
November 30 2020
Scope and Content
Interview with Telkwa Museum curator Doug Boersema, recorded November 30 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Why Doug moved to Canada and became a teacher

keywords

architect; caregiver; carpentry; Ebenezer School; Elementary School; Forestry; immigration; Music; Netherlands; Ontario; teaching

subjects

Canada; Teacher

Doug Boersema discusses his forestry career.

keywords

brushing and weeding; contractor; fall and burn; helicopter; mapping; marine claves; pine beetles; ribbiting

subjects

forestry; soil stability

Teaching all over Canada

keywords

Alberta; band; Bible camp; Christian School; Ebenezer School; minister; Ontario; principal; Tricon

subjects

Christian School; teaching

Teaching in Smithers along with practicing religion.

keywords

band; cadet; Canadian Reform Church; children; Dutch; Reform Church; Saddle Club

subjects

education; religion

The hobbies that Doug held in Smithers

keywords

Fall Fair; horses; Midsummer Festival; racetrack; rodeo grounds; Telkwa Museum

subjects

equestrian sports; Fall Fair; Northern Saddle Club

How Tyhee Lake got its name and how the land had changed over time

keywords

Chief Tyhee; farm; First Nations; John Baptiste; namesake; Robert Whitington; settlers

subjects

First Nations; origin

The history of Telkwa as researched by Boersema.

keywords

Aldermere; C.P. Mustanger; Charleston; historian; Hoops; Information Center; logging; museum walk; pioneers; post office; railway; research; restaurant; Shared Histories; summer student; Telkwa Barbeque; TFML Saw Mill; volunteer

subjects

history; research; Telkwa

What life in Telkwa is like and how it used to be.

keywords

bridge; carpentry; heritage; John Darcy; water supply; water tower

subjects

change; Telkwa Museum

What Telkwa's history has told us and how it is interpreted.

keywords

assimilation; culture; dancing; feminism; First Nations; freedom; integration; LGBTQ; money; pioneers; white man

subjects

history; society; Telkwa Museum

Business gravitated to Smithers and left Telkwa

keywords

business; cooperation; drugstore; jobs; Telkwa Barbeque; train

subjects

business

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Interview with Dian Cromer

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11892
Date Range
November 26 2020
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Scope and Content
Interview with Dian Cromer (nee Herman), a Smithers teacher and the daughter of Della Herman. Recorded November 26th 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of inte…
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
textual record
Creator
Cassandra McKenney
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.1
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
1.95 GB of digital records
Date Range
November 26 2020
Scope and Content
Interview with Dian Cromer (nee Herman), a Smithers teacher and the daughter of Della Herman. Recorded November 26th 2020 at the Old Church in Smithers by Cassandra McKenney, BVM oral history intern. Includes raw and edited .WAV files, MP3 access file, PDF bibliographic form, photo from day of interview, PDF and .docx copies of question prep, and .csv file of subject indexing.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

Cromer gives her date and place of birth, then talks about how her family came to the Bulkley Valley. She also briefly discusses some of her parents professional and personal activities.

keywords

Duthie Mine; Fall Fair; horseback riding; trail riding; United Church

subjects

childhood

Cromer details the house she grew up in and the house her mother grew up in.

keywords

log home; log house

subjects

heritage properties

keywords

Japan; Japanese; pit house; Poland; Polish; telegraph line

subjects

childhood; games; immigrants; immigration

Cromer tells a story about her mother's terrible driving.

keywords

roads

subjects

police; vehicle

Cromer discusses her experiences in both elementary school and high school in Smithers. She also talks about what she did for fun and leisure as a teenager.

keywords

basketball; Bill Cromer; boy scouts; Canadian Girls in Training; CGIT; dance; elementary school; high school; Muheim Elementary School; seizure; skating; students; teacher; teen town; United Church

subjects

education; recreation; youth

Cromer discusses her experiences pursuing a teaching degree at UBC in Vancouver.

keywords

Bill Cromer; city; Della Herman; dormitories; Stanley Park; teacher's college; UBC

subjects

education; teacher

Cromer discusses her time teaching at the elementary school in Telkwa. She specifically tells a story about the principal trying to scare off a pack of dogs with a shotgun.

keywords

children; dogs; gun; party; principal; snowball; student discipline

subjects

Champ Royal Comission; education; elementary

Cromer discusses teaching in Rutland, just outside of Kelowna, BC.

keywords

cow; marriage; Rutland

subjects

education; elementary

Cromer discusses teaching Kitimat and tells stories about a student named

keywords

Alcan; Indigenous; snow; Southern European; winter

subjects

education; elementary

Cromer discusses the multiple teaching positions she held in Smithers. She also talks about how she adjusted to new teaching protocols.

keywords

alternate school; alternative education; bullying; homeschooling; Indigenous children; Lake Kathlyn; Lake Kathlyn Elementary; parenting; students

subjects

education; School District 54; Sullivan Royal Commission

Cromer discusses her two children Jamie and Michael, including how Michael passed away. She also talks about how being a parent changed her approach to teaching.

keywords

computer science; Della Herman; engineering; Jamie Cromer; Michael Cromer; physics; Tulsa, Oklahoma; UBC

subjects

parenting; teaching

Cromer talks about how schools, teachers, and students have changed since she started teaching.

keywords

subjects

education

Cromer discusses ethics violations she was charged with in 1983 by the BC Teacher's Federation, how she handled the case, and the results.

keywords

court; Della Herman; lawyer; parenting; principal; questionnaire; teaching certification; teaching ethics; union; Vancouver

subjects

BCTF; law; legal; sex education

Cromer discusses an Interior News article written about her son, Michael, shortly after his death.

keywords

death; Michael Cromer

subjects

obituary

Cromer discusses her mother, Della Herman, and the legacy she left behind in Smithers and School District 54.

keywords

Bulkley Valley School Stories; car; Della Herman Theatre; dogs; Driftwood; driving; Muheim Elementary; normal school; School District 54; teacher training; Telkwa; wig

subjects

teaching

Cromer talks about living in the Driftwood Area and what it has been like to live in Bulkley Valley.

keywords

bakery; business; children; Clarence Goodacre; farm; farmers; Fushimi family; Goodacre's; Leach Brothers; lesiure; Mary Berg; parenting; rural

subjects

Driftwood

Cromer describes her short experiences with the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority.

keywords

community organizations; sports; women's group

subjects

Beta Sigma Phi

Cromer discusses both how Smithers has changed and how it hasn't during her life.

keywords

change

subjects

Main Street

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Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 2

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions10048
Date Range
2020
Collection
Alan Pickard fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is the compiled book "Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 2" written by Alan Pickard. Place names include Ashman, Babine Mountain Park, Burnie Lakes, Danny Moore Creek, Deep Creek, Eagle Peak, Hankin Lake, Henderson Creek, Higgins Creek, Hunter Basin, Kelly's Cave, Lyon Creek, MacKe…
to these claims leaves the telegraph trail [the present Telkwa High Road] about half a mile west of Driftwood creek, and cutting across the rolling hills [Lot 846 owned by Pat McPhee] through pea- vine and fire-weed higher than the horses' backs, crosses Driftwood creek about two miles up from the trail
Collection
Alan Pickard fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Alan Pickard
Fonds No.
PF23
Series No.
SS2
File No.
2
Accession No.
2020.41
Physical Description
98.9 MB (29 PDFs)
Standard No.
ISBN 978-0-9739123-4-0
Date Range
2020
Publication
Alan Pickard, October 2020
Scope and Content
Item is the compiled book "Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 2" written by Alan Pickard. Place names include Ashman, Babine Mountain Park, Burnie Lakes, Danny Moore Creek, Deep Creek, Eagle Peak, Hankin Lake, Henderson Creek, Higgins Creek, Hunter Basin, Kelly's Cave, Lyon Creek, MacKendrick, Milk Creek, Miller Creek, Passby Creek, Pine Creek, Rosenthal Road, Scallon, Schufer Lake, Silver King Basin, Silvern Creek, Starr Creek, Thompson Creek, Toboggan Creek, and Winfield Creek.
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Bulkley Valley
Reproduction Restrictions
Images included in the publication may or may not be protected by copyright, including images credited to the BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 2

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Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 1

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions8312
Date Range
2019-2020
Collection
Alan Pickard fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is the compiled book "Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 1" written by Alan Pickard. Place names include Aldermere, Aldrich Lake, Barrett Place, Bigelow, Bulkley River, Canyon Creek, China Nose, Cronin Mountain, Debenture Creek, Dennis Lake, Dibble Place, Driftwood Creek, Elwyn Lak…
Oschawwinna 3 Reiseter Creek Roche Deboulez Rose Lake Round Lake Seymour Lake Simpson Creek revised January 11, 2020 Telkwa High Road Tenas Creek Twin Creek Tyhee Lake Webster Creek revised November 7, 2019 Wilson Lake �Aldermere Aldermere is the site of the original village in the Bulkley Valley
Collection
Alan Pickard fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Alan Pickard
Fonds No.
PF23
Series No.
SS1
File No.
1
Accession No.
2020.2.1
Physical Description
28.4 mb PDF
Standard No.
ISBN 978-0-9739123-3-3
Date Range
2019-2020
Edition
2nd
Publication
Alan Pickard, January 11 2020
Scope and Content
Item is the compiled book "Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 1" written by Alan Pickard. Place names include Aldermere, Aldrich Lake, Barrett Place, Bigelow, Bulkley River, Canyon Creek, China Nose, Cronin Mountain, Debenture Creek, Dennis Lake, Dibble Place, Driftwood Creek, Elwyn Lake, Glacier House, Glentanna, Goathorn Creek, Government Ranch, Gramophone Creek, Harvey, Howson, Lake Kathlyn, Little Joe, Maney Creek, Meed Creek, Moricetown (Witset), Newitt Creek, Oschawwinna, Reiseter Creek, Roche Deboulez, Rose Lake, Round Lake, Seymour Lake, Simpson Creek, Telkwa High Road, Tenas Creek, Twin Creek, Tyhee Lake, Webster Creek, and Wilson Lake.
Geographic Access
Aldemere, B.C.
Aldrich Lake, B.C.
Barrett, B.C.
Canyon Creek
Debenture Creek
Driftwood, B.C.
Reiseter Creek
Babine Mountains
Bulkley River
Bulkley Valley
Cronin Basin
Glentanna, B.C.
Hagwilget, B.C.
Lake Kathlyn, B.C.
Moricetown, B.C.
Witset, B.C.
Rocher De Boule Mountain
Round Lake, B.C.
Seymour Lake, B.C.
Tyhee Lake
Notes
Second edition of the book, including updated materials, donated January 2020, replacing the first edition.
Reproduction Restrictions
Images included in the publication may or may not be protected by copyright, including images credited to the BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

Place Name Stories of the Bulkley Valley, Book 1

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A Memento of St. John the Divine Anglican Church, Quick, B.C. 1914-2014

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9654
Date Range
2014
Collection
Mel Coulson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
electronic record
Scope and Content
Item is Mel Coulson's work "A Memento of St. John the Divine Anglican Church." It gives a history of the church in Quick from its foundation in 1914 to its centennial in 2014. Pictures are included.
as "Smithers"!! I am quite agreeable". ���By July, 1914, Bishop DuVernet had made his decision. Rejecting New Hazelton, South Hazelton and Smithers, he had settled on Hubert, located on the west side of the Bulkley River, 4 miles from Telkwa. The Bishop had had his eye on Hubert for some time and, looking
Collection
Mel Coulson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
electronic record
Creator
Mel Coulson
Fonds No.
PF35
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2020.34.42
Physical Description
0.2 cm textual records
1 PDF
Date Range
2014
Custodial History
Digital copy was given to the museum, presumably by Mel Coulson, in 2014. Physical copy was removed from the museum's library and accessioned on August 31, 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is Mel Coulson's work "A Memento of St. John the Divine Anglican Church." It gives a history of the church in Quick from its foundation in 1914 to its centennial in 2014. Pictures are included.
Geographic Access
Quick, B.C.
Notes
Item is available in two formats: a physical copy and a PDF.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

A Memento of St. John the Divine Anglican Church, Quick, B.C. 1914-2014

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Program, 93rd Bulkley Valley Exhibition and 100th Annual Kinsmen Telkwa BBQ

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions5458
Date Range
2012
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a program for the 93rd Bulkley Valley Exhibition and 100th Annual Kinsmen Telkwa BBQ.
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
File 117
Item No.
2017.18.4
Accession No.
2017.18
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
2012
Publication
Smithers, B.C.: The Interior News
Scope and Content
Item is a program for the 93rd Bulkley Valley Exhibition and 100th Annual Kinsmen Telkwa BBQ.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Camp Caledonia, CD-ROM and write-up

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7111
Date Range
2011
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
Scope and Content
File contains a CD-ROM titled "Camp Caeldonia: Early Memories" with stories from Barb Hinchliffe and Flora Stokes, as well as songs performed by George Stokes, Norma Stokes, and Janet Walford, and a write-up from Beth Grant (nee Hinchliffe).
Collection
BVM discrete item collection
Description Level
File
Fonds No.
C1
File No.
286
Accession No.
2012.49
Physical Description
1 CD-ROM
1 cm of textual records
Date Range
2011
Scope and Content
File contains a CD-ROM titled "Camp Caeldonia: Early Memories" with stories from Barb Hinchliffe and Flora Stokes, as well as songs performed by George Stokes, Norma Stokes, and Janet Walford, and a write-up from Beth Grant (nee Hinchliffe).
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Tyhee Lake
Type of Record
Archival Description
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Sights of Smithers: The Old Church Garden "Stirring the Soil"

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9653
Date Range
2010-2012
Collection
Mel Coulson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
electronic record
Scope and Content
Item is Mel Coulson's work "Sights of Smithers: The Old Church Garden - Stirring the Soil," chronicling the creation of the Old Church garden in the early 2000s. Contains photographs and an appendix listing plants considered for the Biblical Garden.
of a heart attack while training for a marathon at age 49. Both benches were built by Stan Kania, a Telkwa woodworker and Farmers’ Market vendor. The tree bench was sponsored by long time Town employee and keen supporter of our project, Shannon Miller, in memory of her husband Jim, who died tragically at age
Collection
Mel Coulson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
electronic record
Parallel Title
Story of the Old Church Garden
Creator
Mel Coulson
Fonds No.
PF35
Series No.
S1
Accession No.
2020.34.41
Physical Description
0.1 cm textual records
1 PDF
1 Word document
Date Range
2010-2012
Custodial History
Digital records were given to the museum, presumably by Mel Coulson, in 2010-2012. Physical copy was removed from the museum's gift shop and accessioned on August 31, 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is Mel Coulson's work "Sights of Smithers: The Old Church Garden - Stirring the Soil," chronicling the creation of the Old Church garden in the early 2000s. Contains photographs and an appendix listing plants considered for the Biblical Garden.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Item is held in three different formats: a physical copy, a PDF, and a Word Document. The Word Document is Coulson's original 2010 version and the PDF is his revised 2012 edition.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

Sights of Smithers: The Old Church Garden

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Skypilot Stephenson: In His Own Write

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9656
Date Range
2010
Collection
Mel Coulson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
electronic record
Scope and Content
Item is Mel Coulson's work "Skypilot Stephenson: In His Own Write," a semi-autobiography of Reverend Frederick Lambert Stephenson. It was compiled and edited for the 100th anniversary of St. Stephen's Church in Telkwa.
“Skypilot” Stephenson In His Own Write A Biographical Sketch based on Rev. F. L. Stephenson’s Own Writings Compiled and edited by Mel Coulson on the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of St. Stephen’s Church, Telkwa May, 2010 �2 Introduction: In an era of remarkable men, one who stood out for his
Collection
Mel Coulson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
electronic record
Other Title Info
A Biographical Sketch based on Rev. F.L. Stephenson's Own Writings
Creator
Mel Coulson
Fonds No.
PF35
Series No.
S1
Physical Description
1 PDF
1 Word Document
Date Range
2010
Custodial History
Records were given to the museum, presumably by Mel Coulson, in 2010.
Scope and Content
Item is Mel Coulson's work "Skypilot Stephenson: In His Own Write," a semi-autobiography of Reverend Frederick Lambert Stephenson. It was compiled and edited for the 100th anniversary of St. Stephen's Church in Telkwa.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Available as a PDF and a Word Document.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

Skypilot Stephenson: In His Own Write

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"Back to Our Roots" Bulkley Valley Exhibition Supplement

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9786
Date Range
August 16, 2006
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
newspaper
Scope and Content
Main Street parade, president's message from Anita Tomayer, officers and directors, 4-H club, rodeo, map of grounds, schedule of events, Kispiox Valley Drill Team, scarecrow contest, Shooting Star Amusements/Midway, history of the fair, food eating contest, Kids Zone, dog show, Doris Stahel memoria…
become quite proficient at public speaking after the experi­ ence. “Because of the 4-H project, school teachers can tell who the 4-H kids are,” Taylor said. Twelve-year-old Robert Dieleman, from Telkwa, is very excited for the fair. This will be his fourth time entering his project in the Fall Fair. “I
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
newspaper
Fonds No.
BF5
Accession No.
2017.136
Physical Description
1 cm textual records
Date Range
August 16, 2006
History / Biographical
Printed in the Interior News and Houston Today.
Scope and Content
Main Street parade, president's message from Anita Tomayer, officers and directors, 4-H club, rodeo, map of grounds, schedule of events, Kispiox Valley Drill Team, scarecrow contest, Shooting Star Amusements/Midway, history of the fair, food eating contest, Kids Zone, dog show, Doris Stahel memorial garden, logger sports, fly casting contest, new bleachers, milking demonstrations, heavy horse pull.
Subject Access
Interior News
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

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National Forest Week Supplement

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9778
Date Range
May 2005
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
newspaper
Scope and Content
How goats use the forest, tree defence genes, history of Forest Week, mountain pine beetle, the boreal forest, fire, BC timber sales stats, heavy equipment, HFP Woods Awards.
And Bulkley Valley Woodlot Owners P.O. Box 195, Telkwa, BC VOJ 2X0 846-5750 Altogether a better approach Pacific Regeneration Technologies Inc. Locations throughout Canada & the U.S. with the largest seedling production in North America. Corporate Office #4-1028 Fort Street Victoria, BCV8V 3K4 Tel: (250) 381
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
newspaper
Fonds No.
BF5
Accession No.
2020.34.11
Physical Description
1 cm textual records
Date Range
May 2005
History / Biographical
Printed in the Interior News, Houston Today, and Lakes District News.
Scope and Content
How goats use the forest, tree defence genes, history of Forest Week, mountain pine beetle, the boreal forest, fire, BC timber sales stats, heavy equipment, HFP Woods Awards.
Subject Access
Interior News
Type of Record
Archival Description

Documents

National Forest Week Supplement

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Two people planting flowers, Telkwa Community Planting Day

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11055
Date Range
May 31, 2003
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
electronic record
Scope and Content
Photo of a man and woman planting flowers in a large riverside pot as part of Telkwa Community Planting Day, 2003.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
electronic record
Creator
Norma Strumborg?
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8816
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour [JPG]
Date Range
May 31, 2003
Custodial History
Photo was submitted to the Interior News in 2003 by Norma Strumborg, in CD format. It was retained by the News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. CD was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in January 2021.
Scope and Content
Photo of a man and woman planting flowers in a large riverside pot as part of Telkwa Community Planting Day, 2003.
Arrangement
Items from this CD have been left in the order in which they originally appeared.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Images

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Women planting flowers, Telkwa Community Planting Day

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11056
Date Range
May 31, 2003
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
electronic record
Scope and Content
Photo of two women planting flowers in a parking lot as part of Telkwa Community Planting Day, 2003.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
electronic record
Creator
Norma Strumborg?
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8817
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour [JPG]
Date Range
May 31, 2003
Custodial History
Photo was submitted to the Interior News in 2003 by Norma Strumborg, in CD format. It was retained by the News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. CD was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in January 2021.
Scope and Content
Photo of two women planting flowers in a parking lot as part of Telkwa Community Planting Day, 2003.
Arrangement
Items from this CD have been left in the order in which they originally appeared.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Images

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Woman and child watering flowers, Telkwa Community Planting Day

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions11057
Date Range
May 31, 2003
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
electronic record
Scope and Content
Photo of a woman and young child watering flowers in front of the Telkwa Library as part of Telkwa Community Planting Day, 2003.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
electronic record
Creator
Norma Strumborg?
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8818
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour [JPG]
Date Range
May 31, 2003
Custodial History
Photo was submitted to the Interior News in 2003 by Norma Strumborg, in CD format. It was retained by the News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. CD was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in January 2021.
Scope and Content
Photo of a woman and young child watering flowers in front of the Telkwa Library as part of Telkwa Community Planting Day, 2003.
Arrangement
Items from this CD have been left in the order in which they originally appeared.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Images

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