Title and statement of responsibility area
Oblique Aerial photographs
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Title statements of responsibility
- Statements of responsibility: Photographs attributed to Stuart Thomson.
- Source of title proper: Title based on content of series.
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
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Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
May 27, 1919 (Creation)
Physical description area
15 photographs: silver gelatin prints
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Archival description area
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Scope and content
Series consists of oblique aerial photographs which were the first aerial photographs taken in B.C. by Stuart Thomson in a Curtis J.N. 4 airplane piloted by Captain Ernie Hoy. The areas depicted include Hastings Park, Kitsilano, False Creek, Downtown, Coal Harbour, Stanley Park, the Second Narrows and Hastings, bridges over the Fraser River, North Vancouver waterfront including Lyall Shipyards, Capilano Creek and Canyon and Minoru Racetrack.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by D.L. Penny Dew on behalf of June P. Sherman in 1992.
Photographs in this series have been assigned catalogue numbers in the range CVA 1123-1 to CVA 1123-15
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Availability of other formats
Also available as digital files.