Subseries 2 - Incoming correspondence photographs

"A Group of Ladies of the Old Huntingdon Hotel" "Amateur Hour" The Birds' Paradise, Vancouver, B.C. "B" Company Sergeants Mess Staff [and 6th Field Engineers from North Vancouver] "Brunette Butts" [Royal Engineer's Range, East Road] "Brunette Butts" [Royal Engineer's Range, East Road] "C" Company, 6th D.C.O.R. Basket Ball Champions, Vancouver Garrison - Winners of McTavi... "Dedication of Cenotaph, Gibson's Landing, B.C. (Last Post)" "Dedication of Cenotaph, Gibson's Landing, B.C. (Placing of Wreath)" "Dedication of Cenotaph, Gibson's Landing, B.C." "English Bay in a Temper" "Forfarshire" as a two year old "G" Company Sixth Regiment, Duke of Connaught's Own Rifles, Field Day "God Save the King" Coronation Day Vancouver, B.C. "Harbour at Midnight" "Hercules" winner high jump 7'4" - photo shows top bar left on as jumped lower bar... "Kinnaid on Inspection" "Mabel Brown" First Auxiliary Schooner Launched in B.C. "Mabel Brown" First Auxiliary Schooner Launched in B.C. "O! Come With Me in My Canoe" "Sergeants of the 62nd Batt[alion] C.E.F. Vernon, B.C.) "The Mabel Brown" - Wallace Shipyards North Vancouver, B.C. "The Mabel Brown" [under construction] - Wallace Shipyards North Vancouver, B.C. "Western Warrior" - Herring Set 'Neath Alpine Heights 10th F.A. Bde. Amm. Col. C.E.F. 11th C.M.R. Gun Sec. [11th Canadian Mounted Rifles Machine Gun Section] 137th Draft 1st Depot Battalion Alberta Regiment 13th Avenue looking east from intersection of Nanaimo Street 1929 Vancouver Board of School Trustess 1930 Vancouver Board of School Trustess 29th Battalion G Company [(Vancouver), C.E.F. on the steps of Industrial Hall] 45th Avenue East 4th Field Park Squadron, Royal Canadian Engineers, England 67th Battalion Western Scots, C.E.F. 6th Regiment D.C.O.R. Station Camp Nanaimo 72 S.H. of Canada "Tug of War Team" 80 Hastings Street West - Phone 2790 - Vancouver [B.C.E.R. car (number 25) loaded with passengers] [B.C.E.R. car (number 26) "Robson St.-Park" with passengers] [F.V. Longstaff at an Alpine Club camp at Peyto Lake in Banff National Park] ["An upcoast Indian" during the royal visit] ["Old Curly" after refurbishment in C.P.R. yard] ["Pacific Princess" at C.P.R. dock during visit of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (Field M... ["Rees Roturbo Chamber" at an unidentified site] ["Smoky" sits with the birds at Charles E. Jones Birds' Paradise] "Social Consciousness" statues by Sir Jacob Epstein ["The Flying Seven"] ["The Royal Scot" train] ["Upcoast Indians" during the royal visit] ["Westminster Boy" on Cowichan Lake]
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  • [ca. 1870] - [ca. 1970] (Creation)

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3090 photographs (207 negatives and 2883 prints)

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Subseries consists of photographs removed from J.S. Matthews' incoming correspondence file and previously uncatalogued lantern slides and oversized prints included in Add. MSS. 54. The subjects of the images are wide ranging and include early scenes within and outside Vancouver, pioneers, community leaders and activities, business and industry, government, social and family activities, celebrations, military and any topic the correspondent wished to convey to Matthews.

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Photographs in this subseries have been assigned numbers from CVA 371-1 to CVA 371-3178

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