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Series S1 - Photographs

"Commando" [at dock] "Lady Alexandra" entering Bowen Island Harbour [Deep Bay] "Savary Inn" - Savary Island "The Lonesome Pine" with Indian-named "Shell Bay' in the background ["First aid" dog patrol at Bowen Island Resort] ["First Aid" dog patrol at Bowen Island Resort] ["Lady Alexandra" in Snug Cove] ["Lady Cecilia" approaching float to pick up passengers] ["Lady Cecilia" at dock] ["Lady Cecilia" showing upper passenger deck] ["Plimsoll Club" dinner] ["Show Boat" cast members board S.S. "Lady Alexandra"] ["Show Boat" cast members board S.S. "Lady Alexandra"] [A building at Selma Park] [A couple in front of the totem poles at the entrance to Evergreen Park resort] [A couple sitting on a bench overlooking the water towards the mountains] [A man with a megaphone stirs-up the crowd during a sporting activity] [A.E. Vosper, Bowen Park Superintendent, and Gerald A. Rushton, Traffic Manager, at Bowen Island'... [Aboard M.V. "Chilco"] [Aboard S.S. "Lady Alexandra" for Union Staff Jubilee Picnic] [Aboard] M.V. "Chilco" [Aboard] M.V. "Chilco" [Aboard] M.V. "Chilco" [Aerial view looking northwest of the West End and Stanley Park] [Aerial view of Bowen Island showing Union Steamship Co. Resort Property, Deep Bay and Snug Cove] [Aerial view of Britannia Mining & Smelting Co. Ltd.] [Aerial view of Evergreen Park Resort] [Aerial view of Evergreen Park Resort] [Aerial view of Snug Cove, Deep Bay and Bowen Island] [Aerial view of West End and Stanley Park] [Alfred W. Newman - City & Freight General Agent] [B.C. Packers Store] [B.C. Packers Store] [Band in the dance pavilion at the Bowen Island Resort] [Bathing beauties atop M.V. "Island Flyer" Howe Sound Ferries Parade Float] [Bathing beauties atop M.V. "Island Flyer" Howe Sound Ferries Parade Float] [Beach at Whytecliff] [Boaters and swimmers at recreational floating dock] [Bowen Island Inn Resort as viewed from Deep Bay] [Bowen Island Inn showing glassed-in balcony and verandah] [Bowen Island Inn showing glassed-in balcony and verandah] [Bowen Island Inn viewed from boating dock] [Bowen Island Inn] [Bowen Island Resort cottages] [Bowen Park Store at Bowen Island Resort] [Boys' foot race] [Building with verandah at Selma Park] [Bulk Carrier "Taku" (former C.P.R. Steamer "Princess Maquinna") at dock] [Bulk Carrier "Taku" (former C.P.R. Steamer "Princess Maquinna")] [Bulk Carrier "Taku" (former C.P.R. Steamer "Princess Maquinna")at dock]
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  • [between 1891 and 1958] (Creation)
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ca. 900 photographs : ca. 850 silver gelatin prints; ca. 50 nitrate and diacetate negatives

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Series consists of photographs of Union Steamship vessels, facilities, resort properties, and other related subjects, taken by both amateur unidentified photographers and professional photographers such as Leonard Frank, Stuart Thomson, and Jack Lindsay.

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All photographs were originally mounted in albums. Those containing photos considered to be relevant to Vancouver history (albums 37-41) have been dismantled and treated individually. These photographs are now located at CVA 374.

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Negatives available for many Jack Lindsay photographs (see CVA 1184).

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