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Trade and Commerce Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Trade and Commerce Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade. The records reflect the Committee's interests in such matters as fire protection; customs regulations; the appointment of a trade agent from Brit...

Shipping Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of 2 meetings only of the Shipping Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade. Topics covered in the meetings include the Canadian Coast Guard Service and approaches to First Narrows.

North West Development Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the North West Development Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade and reflect the committee's interests in the areas of hydro electricity and the development of power, minerals, forestry, agriculture, and tour...

Fisheries Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of 5 meetings of the Fisheries Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade. The records reflect special issues revolving around the fishing industry such as the export of raw salmon from British Columbia and the Federal F...

Legislation Committee minutes

Series includes minutes of the Legislation Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade as well as minutes of the Land Settlement Committee (May 15, 1912-Nov. 8, 1912), the Civic Committee (Nov. 11, 1902), and the Legal Committee (Jan. 15, 1913-Feb. ...

Capilano Canyon Park Association minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Capilano Canyon Park Association of the Vancouver Board of Trade and reflect the Association's activities surrounding the formulation of a permanent plan for the property, the development of trails, etc.

Primary Resources Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of 2 meetings only of the Primary Resources Committee (Mar. 18, 1965 and Apr. 6, 1967) and minutes of 2 joint meetings of the Mining and Petroleum Committee and the Engineering Committee (Jun. 12, 1963 and Dec. 3, 1963)....

Financial and Banking Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Financial and Banking Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade including minutes of the Pension Plan Sub-committee. The minutes reflect the Committees interests in gathering and disseminating information on such...

Industrial Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of 4 meetings of the Industrial Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade. The minutes are of an overall organizational nature; it appears as though no formal business was conducted by the Bureau.

Manufacturers' Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Manufacturers' Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade including minutes of the Bureau's subcommittees: Executive, Finance, Made in British Columbia Campaign, Educational, Publicity, and Membership. Th...

Energy Resources Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Energy Resources Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes reports and correspondence. The series is arranged chronologically by date of meeting.

Industrial Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Industrial Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade (also known as the Industrial Advisory Committee). The minutes reflect the Committee's aims of supplying accurate data regarding industry in British Colum...

Transportation and Customs Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Transportation and Customs Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade (also known as the Transportation Committee and the Transportation Bureau) and includes minutes of various sub-committees such as the Railway and F...

War Activities Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the War Activities Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade and reflects the committee's aims of co-ordinating and speeding up British Columbia industry in regards to Canada's war efforts. Topics covered in...

Wholesale Merchants Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Wholesale Merchants Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade. Topics covered in the minutes include federal excise taxes, the cartage by-law, activities of other wholesale associations, disposal of surplus war merc...

Task Force files

Series consists of records generated by the various task force committees and are generally divided into five sections: "Members," "Minutes," "Policy," "Reports," and "Information." The series is...

Taxation Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Taxation Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes membership lists. The records reflect the Committee's role of reviewing, researching, and issuing recommendations regarding various forms of ta...

Special Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of various special committees of the Vancouver Board of Trade and reflect topics of a very broad range. The series includes newspaper clippings, reports, financial statements, and correspondence. Most of the minutes are...

Retail Merchants Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Retail Merchants' Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes newsclippings and financial statements. The records reflect the Bureau's interest and influences in the areas of promotion of downto...

Scrap and clipping books

Series consists of newsclipping and memorabilia pertaining to Vancouver Board of Trade special events, activities, etc. The series is arranged into bound scrap books and includes brochures, programs, menus, announcements, etc.

Photographs

Series includes albums containing reprint and original photographs of Vancouver Board of Trade presidents, 1887-1976, a photo album documenting a 1953 visit of Japanese Mayors to Vancouver, and a photograph of Vancouver Board of Trade delegates in...

Membership rosters

Series consists of membership rosters which provide a listing of the names and Board offices of corporate and individual members of the Vancouver Board of Trade, as well as, in later years, an advertising section for members' businesses.

Mining Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Mining Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade (known after January 1951 as the Mining and Petroleum Committee) and reflect the Bureau's activities of gathering, discussing, and disseminating information on to...

Newsletters and journals

Series consists of examples, and in some cases full runs, of the various weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly newsletters disseminated by the Board both to members and the business community at large. The "V.B.T. News" (1920-1949) was the ori...

Legal and Legislative Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Legal and Legislative Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade. The records reflect the Bureau's activities of discussing and reporting on legislation and legal matters affecting trade including amendments to ...

Industrial Relations Committee minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Industrial Relations Committee of the Vancouver Board of Trade. The minutes reflect the committees activities in the areas of gathering and disseminating information regarding such topics as industrial legislatio...

Health Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Health Bureau which cover topics such as infant welfare, vaccination programs, mental health issues, tuberculosis, medical inspection of schools, health insurance, provincial and municipal meat inspection, the hos...

Foreign Trade Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Foreign Trade Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes minutes of Bureau sub-committees such as the Far East Committee, the Latin American Committee, Importers' Committee, Program Committee, as wel...

General subject files

Series consists of general subject files of the Vancouver Board of Trade including material generated by committees and bureaus of the Board. Series includes correspondence, minutes, legislation, newspaper clippings, reference materials, submissi...

External publications and reference materials

Series consists of materials collected and used for reference purposes by the Vancouver Board of Trade but which were published or produced external to the Board. The materials reflect the range of interests in which the Board engaged including ...

Ephemeral material

Series consists of various items which do not properly belong to any of the other series within this body of records. They have been artificially collected into a separate series for convenience. A songbook, handbook, slide presentation, film r...

Council minutes

Series consists of minutes of the council of the Vancouver Board of Trade including minutes of the executive of the council for the period 1926-1946. The minutes cover the wide variety of topics with which council dealt and include alphabetical i...

Engineering Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Engineering Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade and minutes of a Sub-committee on Power. The minutes include coverage of topics such as public works projects, smoke abatement, the Second Narrows Bridge, economi...

British Columbia Products Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the British Columbia Products Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes minutes of the Bureau's sub-committees: Membership and Attendance, Insignia, Policy, Exhibition, Advertising, Educational, Films ...

Civic Bureau minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Civic Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes minutes of numerous sub-committees and sections such as City Planning and Housing, Conservation, Reception and Entertaining, Public Health and Sanitation, ...

Board minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Vancouver Board of Trade including minutes of regular monthly meetings and annual general meetings as well as special meetings which were called from time to time to deal with exceptional business as needed. Be...

Annual reports

Series consists of annual reports of the Vancouver Board of Trade, which provide general information about the Board's organizational structure, activities, and finance on a yearly basis. Included in the reports are listings of officers, co...

Briefs and reports

Series consists of briefs and reports prepared by and/or for the Vancouver Board of Trade including bureaux and committees of the Board. Material in this series reflects the Vancouver Board of Trade's involvement in both the criticism and su...

B.C. International Trade Fair files

Series includes schedules, newsletters, pamphlets, and press material pertaining to the fair, as well as minutes of organizational meetings and correspondence between the Board, the Department of Industrial Development, Trade and Commerce and indi...

Advertising and Sales minutes

Series consists of minutes of the Advertising and Sales Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade and includes minutes of subcommittees formed from time to time such as the Attendance and Membership Committee, Christmas Luncheon Committee, Programme ...