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Series consist of family photos. Some identification has been indicated. Names of subjects include members of the Hill, Whyte, and Graham families; their friends, relatives, and associates; McQueen Memorial Sunday School, St. Columba Presbyteria...


Series consists of photographs of Vancouver churches and schools.

Program files

Series consists of records related to the delivery of Chinese Canadian Historical Society programs including workshops, lectures, research projects and exhibitions. Series includes Planning Committee minutes, agendas, reports, briefs, corresponden...

President files

Series consists of records created and collected by the founding president of the Chinese Canadian Historical Society, Edgar Wickberg.Series includes board meeting minutes, committee minutes, reports, briefs, correspondence and reference material...

Administrative files

Series consists of constitution, board meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, financial statements and membership records created or received by the Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC in the course of carrying out its administrative func...

Police Department : Board and member photographs

Series consists of photographs of members of the Vancouver Police Department and the Board of Police Commissioners as well as various scenes of police activity. Portraits of police employees include police officers, inspectors, police chiefs, poli...

Vancouver Police Department

Records of Councillor George Puil

Series consists of topical files document George Puil's work as Vancouver City Councillor. Records are mainly arranged in topical files on issues of transportation, crime, community development, economic development, zoning, property rate and...

Puil, George

Photographs and sketches

Series consists of photographs primarily showing camp outings, 1926-1983, from around British Columbia as well as Alberta and the United States. Many trips were taken to the same sites or parks year after year, such as Garibaldi Provincial Park. P...

Authorization minutes of the City Manager

Series consists of the Board of Administration's and City Manager's financial expenditure authorization documents, also called Manager's minutes. Recorded are discretionary decisions regarding "general", auto allowance, b...

Vancouver (B.C.). Office of the City Clerk

Emergency Management files

Series contains administrative and operational files pertaining to earthquake preparedness; emergency exercises; training programs and seminars; emergency communications and social services; and transportation of hazardous materials. Series also i...

Vancouver (B.C.). Risk and Emergency Management Division

Audiovisual recordings

Series consists of audiovisual records including 93 videotapes and 43 audio recordings. The audio recordings include show tapes for drag performances at B.J.'s Club, various interviews for Angles, and Gay Games III coverage. The video recordi...

Director of Personnel's subject files

Series contains selected files from the Director's Office general filing system, including "subject files", "departmental files" (best represented 1943-1959, few kept after 1974), "labour relations files", and &q...

Vancouver (B.C.). Human Resource Services

Police Commissioners general files

Series consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence with City officials and private citizens, reports of the Police Court and Police Department, minutes of the Police Court, information on specific cases, and accounts. The files are arranged ...

Vancouver (B.C.). Board of Police Commissioners

Genealogy of J.S. Matthews

Series consists of records relating to the family history and biographical details of J.S. Matthews. Includes genealogical information written and compiled by Matthews, photographs, correspondence, and news clippings. Series also includes a file...

Personal correspondence

The series consist of personal correspondence created and accumulated by Marguerite Ford during her work with City of Vancouver and other civic organizations. The files are mainly invitations, certificates and appreciation letters.

Scrapbooks and photographs

Series consists of scrapbooks demonstrating activities organized by the Club as well as events of national importance to Canada, and contain predominantly news clippings; some scrapbooks also contain photographs. Other photographic material includ...

Aerial survey cronaflex positives and paper prints

Series consists of cronaflex stereoscapic aerial survey photographs used for data collection to support planning and engineering activities. The photographs were created by a variety of photographic firms, under contract for the Planning Departmen...

Vancouver (B.C.). Planning Department

Point Grey Police Court court calendar

Series consists of one bound journal containing reports of cases brought before the Police court, summarizing the proceedings and indicating the verdict rendered by the Police Magistrate.

Point Grey (B.C.). Police Court

Records of Councillor Gordon Price

Series consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, and reports pertaining to Price's work and interests as a 6 term City of Vancouver Councillor. Records are mainly arranged in topical files on issues of transportation, crime, community ...

Price, Gordon


Series consists of 2 scrapbooks containing obituaries which J.S. Matthews cut out from various newspapers. Obituaries relate mainly to pioneers of Vancouver.

Administrative files

Series consists of meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, financial statements, program files, grant application files and membership lists created or received by the Kerrisdale Historical Society in the course of carrying out its administrativ...


Series contains ca. 7500 photographs covering the following subjects: theatre, comedy, performance arts, dance, writers, artists, musicians, portraits, politicians, female impersonation, Stonewall Festival, HIV/AIDS, the Vancouver AIDS Memorial, p...

Fire alarm box zoning map

Series consists of a single bound volume containing the zoning system for fire alarm boxes. The zoning system was designed to allow the Fire Department to locate a fire if all other means of communication failed. Arranged numerically by zone number.

Vancouver Police Department

Sample business stationery

Series consists of letterheads, envelopes, tickets, blank forms, and a bulletin, all of which serve as examples of business stationery used in Vancouver during the 1880s.

Mountain View Cemetery registers

Series consists of cemetery registers from Mountain View cemetery, which was surveyed for a City burial ground in November 1886. The cemetery registers consist of an alphabetic index to the volumes which record burials for sections of the cemeter...

Vancouver (B.C.). Health Department

First Narrows Bridge

Series consists of records relating to the initial ideas, planning, development, and completion of Vancouver's major construction project of 1937-1938, the First Narrows Bridge (or, Lions' Gate Bridge). Includes news clippings; correspo...

Early water supply, City of Vancouver

Series consists of records relating to the development of a water works system for the City of Vancouver. At the time that the records were created, such matters fell under the jurisdiction of the Vancouver Water Works Department. Records reflec...

Staff Registers

Series consists of two staff registers for employees of the C.P.R., showing name, age, date of entry into service, position, alterations in employment salary, etc. The majority of the entries are for operators and linemen although also include pos...

Liquor license register

Series consists of 1 liquor license register maintained by the License Inspector. Each entry consists of the name of licensee, name of premises licensed, kind, and amount paid.

Vancouver (B.C.). License and Business Tax Office

Engineering Department annual correspondence

Series consists of registry copies of correspondence and associated records, including reports, memoranda, hand-written notes, maps and other materials, emanating from all functional areas of Engineering between 1905 and 1974.

Vancouver (B.C.). Engineering Services

Pro-choice groups

Series consists of files relating to various pro-choice groups across Canada, but mainly in British Columbia. Groups that are included in this series are: BCCRAL (BC Coalition to Repeal Abortion Laws); CWC (Canadian Women's Coalition); BCFW ...

Halford David Wilson's personal belongings

Series consists of Halford David Wilson's personal belongings including his Alderman medal and a cartoon presented to him honouring Wilson's contributions to the City of Vancouver.

Wilson, Halford David


Series consists of photographs of the 25th Charter Night Anniversary (1963), annual conventions, and an album of members' portraits (1938-1947). Also includes an album of negatives depicting the following: early motorcycles, people, and rura...

Building permit application architectural plans and drawings

Series consists of architectural plans and drawings which were submitted to City Hall as part of a building permit application. These were selected by the Archives for their historic interest, including downtown buildings, schools, churches, hosp...

Vancouver (B.C.). Permits and Licenses Department

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