1003 records – page 1 of 51.

Alfred Walkland, Irma Walkland, and Alice Walkland at the Telkwa Bridge, Telkwa, B.C.

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Date Range
1925
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1157
Accession No.
1982.30
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 14 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1925
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back is: "1925; Telkwa bridge; Watertower on top of cliff; Alfred, Irma, and Alice Walkland"
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Bulkley & Telkwa Rivers, Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions6373
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption.
Creator
Jack Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6116
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Geographic Access
Bulkley River
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Irma and Al Bannister at Telkwa Bridge, Telkwa B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1935
Date Range
ca 1920-1940
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1174
Accession No.
1982.30
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 14 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
ca 1920-1940
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back is: 'Irma & Al Bannister on Old Bridge; Granny Bannister in car." "E Hann" written above info.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Junction of Telkwa & Bulkley River, Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions6377
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on postcard caption.
Creator
Bart Shea
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P6120
Accession No.
2018.27
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
1200 dpi
Publication
Smithers Game Guide
Geographic Access
Bulkley River
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Written on back of postcard: "1951"
Type of Record
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"Telkwa B.C. from Telkwa CNR bridge"

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions3662
Date Range
ca 1938
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on caption written on back of photograph.
Creator
[Val Tomlinson]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3431
Accession No.
1996.146.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 11.2 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1938
Subject Access
Telkwa Bridges
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Val Tomlinson is W.V. Tomlinson, drugstore owner.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Telkwa Bridge, Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1917
Date Range
ca 1920
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1156
Accession No.
1982.30
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1920
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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View of the Bulkley River meeting the Telkwa River at the Telkwa bridge

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1553
Date Range
1925
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents
Creator
H.F Macleod
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0791
Accession No.
1982.3
Physical Description
2 photographs; b&w; 13.5 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Negative Number
F62
Date Range
1925
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Bulkley River
Telkwa River
Notes
One of the photographs is a print created by the Bulkley Valley Museum. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
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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 Frank Dockrill Jr.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions12243
Date Range
August 1991
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
Scope and Content
Interview with Frank Dockrill Jr., recorded in August 1991 by Tom Leach. Includes raw and edited .WAV files and an MP3 access file.
Collection
BVM Oral History collection
Description Level
File
GMD
sound recording
electronic record
Creator
Tom Leach
Fonds No.
C5
Item No.
2021.21.36
Accession No.
2021.21
Physical Description
0.97 GB of digital records
Date Range
August 1991
Scope and Content
Interview with Frank Dockrill Jr., recorded in August 1991 by Tom Leach. Includes raw and edited .WAV files and an MP3 access file.
Type of Record
Archival Description

Audio Tracks

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22lb cabbage grown at Telkwa

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions2859
Date Range
1914
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2505
Accession No.
1983.15.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 3 x 3.8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1914
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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93 L/NW: Telkwa River

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions6513
Date Range
1981
Collection
Joseph Allen L'Orsa map and photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Scope and Content
Item is a topographic map of the area surrounding the Telkwa River.
Collection
Joseph Allen L'Orsa map and photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Creator
Mapping Section, Surveys and Mapping Branch, Ministry of Environment, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.
Fonds No.
C7
Series No.
S1
File No.
20
Item No.
2018.24.11
Accession No.
2018.24
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale 1: 100 000
Date Range
1981
Scope and Content
Item is a topographic map of the area surrounding the Telkwa River.
Geographic Access
Telkwa River, B.C.
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
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The 1911 Telkwa Baseball team

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Date Range
1911
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1495
Accession No.
1987.1.32
Physical Description
1 Photograph: sepia; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
1911
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
1 photograph: b&w; 17 x 10.5 cm The Telkwa Baseball team of 1911. All nine men unidentified.
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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1925 Telkwa Barbecue grandstand

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions1559
Date Range
1925
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Creator
H.F. Macleod
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0797
Accession No.
1982.3
Physical Description
2 photographs; b&w; 13.5 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Negative Number
F64
Date Range
1925
Subject Access
Telkwa Barbecue
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
One of the photographs is a print created by the Bulkley Valley Museum. Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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1929 sketch map of the projected Kitimat-Telkwa Ry

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7189
Date Range
1929
Collection
Francis Bell Chettleburgh fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Collection
Francis Bell Chettleburgh fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Other Title Info
37 miles Kitimat-Copper City completed & operating ([1860?])
Creator
Francis Bell Chettleburgh
Fonds No.
PF10
File No.
OS 31
4
Item No.
1990.70.38
Accession No.
1990.70
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Scale:-3 miles to 1 inch
Date Range
1929
Type of Record
Archival Description
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1986 Telkwa Town Council

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Date Range
December 3, 1985
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of the Telkwa Town Council for 1986 after being sworn in. Standing are aldermen Paul Hamoline (left) and Norm Plewis (right). Seated l-r are alderman George Koopmans, mayor Maxine Douglas, and alderman Norm Chadsey.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8316
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
December 3, 1985
Custodial History
Photo was taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. It was retained by the Interior News until being transferred to the Bulkley Valley Museum, likely in 2007, as part of a large donation of photographs, negatives, and textual records. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of the Telkwa Town Council for 1986 after being sworn in. Standing are aldermen Paul Hamoline (left) and Norm Plewis (right). Seated l-r are alderman George Koopmans, mayor Maxine Douglas, and alderman Norm Chadsey.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Appears in the Interior News, December 18th 1985. Negative available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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"A Bob Creek Prospector at Telkwa B.C."

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions7580
Date Range
ca 1918
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on caption written on photograph.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2263
Accession No.
1992.4.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
ca 1918
History / Biographical
Man pictured is Bull James.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Acid rock drainage sign in Telkwa

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Date Range
October 1997
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of Colleen Carroll and Dave Cody, of the group T.E.A.C.H. (Telkwa Educational Commission of Homeowners) standing beside a sign erected on Carroll's Telkwa property, directly across from Manalta Coal's Telkwa Office. The sign warns of the dangers of acid rock drainage caused by mining.
Collection
Interior News fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
John Young
Fonds No.
BF5
Series No.
S4
Item No.
P8611
Accession No.
2020.36
Physical Description
1 photograph; colour
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
October 1997
Custodial History
Photo was originally taken by Interior News staff for publication in the paper. 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. Item was stored in Room 6 until being found in collections and accessioned in Fall 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of Colleen Carroll and Dave Cody, of the group T.E.A.C.H. (Telkwa Educational Commission of Homeowners) standing beside a sign erected on Carroll's Telkwa property, directly across from Manalta Coal's Telkwa Office. The sign warns of the dangers of acid rock drainage caused by mining.
Arrangement
Item was found in an envelope with other photographs from the same date. All photographs in this series have been removed from original order and arranged in the order in which they were scanned.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Appears in the Interior News, October 29th 1997. Negative available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Aerial view of Telkwa

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Date Range
August 1952
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Louis Schibli
Fonds No.
PF17
Item No.
P1735
Accession No.
1988.3.118
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 10 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
August 1952
History / Biographical
Aerial view of Telkwa with the two rivers the Bulkley and the Telkwa and Tyee Lake in the background.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Aerial view of Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions2485
Date Range
August 1952
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Louis Schibli fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
Louis Schibli
Fonds No.
PF17
Item No.
P1730
Accession No.
1988.3.113
Physical Description
1 Photograph: b&w; 12.5 x 10 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
August 1952
History / Biographical
Aerial view of Telkwa and the two rivers, the Bulkley River and the Telkwa River This photograph shows the original highway as well as the new highway under construction. The road branching off at the right of the photograph is the road to Aldermere. Near the centre of the photograph is the old school, which is now located on the highway and is the home of the Telkwa Museum. The fork at the top is the road to the Telkwa High Road.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Negative copy also available.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Aerial view of Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions872
Date Range
[1913]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on contents of photo.
Creator
John Pearson
Item No.
P0111
Accession No.
979.7.22
Physical Description
B/W PRINT: 18 x 13 cm
Negative Number
F2; F3
Date Range
[1913]
Type of Record
Archival Description

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