Series S4 - Photographs

Rotary Picnic - New Castle Island Dawson School class portrait The opening of the Banfield Pavilion The opening of the Banfield Pavilion The opening of the Banfield Pavilion City Hall Vanc[ouver]'s Ceremony, The City Hall Steps City Hall Vanc[ouver]'s Ceremony, The Indians Sing City Hall Vanc[ouver]'s Ceremony, The Mayor's Welcome Speech Highbury Tunnel - The Unlined Portion Highbury Tunnel - The Party Coming Out Capilano Park Pool Opening - Opening Speech Capilano Park Pool Opening - Tea Hour Opening of Festival - Opening Speech by Lieut. Governor P.N. E. Parade Last Council Meeting - Mayor getting tray from Wilson Inauguration - Swearing in the Mayor Park Tour - Rathie Cuts Ribbon [Aerial view from helicopter] - Head of False Creek [Aerial view from helicopter ] - West End and Apartment Houses [Aerial view from helicopter] - West Point Grey [Aerial view from helicopter] - Log booms in Pt. Grey [Aerial view from helicopter] - Hastings Park [Aerial view from helicopter] - Loading Dock, North Shore [Aerial view from helicopter] - Hastings Park [Aerial view from helicopter] - Granville Bridge looking south [Aerial view from helicopter] - Trans Canada Highway [Aerial view from helicopter] - Shaughnessy and Quilchena [Aerial view from helicopter] - Shaughnessy Golf Club House City Hall Council Chambers. The Mayor's inaugural speech City Hall; W.O.B. in Robes Seated at Desk City Hall; New Flag - Spread Out City Hall; Mayor Rathie in his office. Inauguration: Mayor and Mace Entering Council City Hall; Bennett Dinner; Bennett speaks. Bennett Dinner; Receiving Line City Hall; Putting up New Flag - Council Chamber City Hall; Red Ensign from Roadway City Hall; New Flag Being Hoisted. City Hall: Vaniers' Visit [Governor General] Luncheon; Mme. Vanier receiving roses. City Hall; Vaniers' Visit; Vanier Conversing with group at luncheon at Hotel. Vaniers' Visit; Leaving the City Hall - Vanier and Rathie. City Hall; Vanier Visit - Down the Red Carpet City Hall; Vaniers' Visit - Luncheon at Hotel Vancouver; Mrs. Pearks and Mrs. Vanier City Hall; Drapeau [Mayor of Montreal] receiving gift. City Hall; Vanier Visit; Mayor's Lounge; Vanier seated. City Hall; Drapeau Luncheon; Drapeau Speaks City Hall; Drapeau signing register. City Hall; Vanier Visit; Madame Vanier signing Visitor's Book. City Hall; Vanier Visit; Our Luncheon Table; Cates-Colin-Butler—Bea—Henry City Hall; Vanier Visit; A group conversing with Madame Vanier at Hotel Vancouver
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  • 1871-1974 (Creation)

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ca. 2900 photographs

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Series documents the Banfields' family life from Orson Banfield's childhood to middle age, including recreational activities at the family summer home at Orlomah Beach (Indian Arm), student life at King Edward High School and the University of British Columbia, and various family journeys including a world cruise taken in 1911 as well as travels in B.C., Ontario, Washington, Oregon and California. Series also includes photographs of Banfield family members and Banfield's public life as a Rotarian, a civic official and a trustee of Vancouver General Hospital.

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Photographic images in this series have been assigned catalogue numbers with the prefix CVA 160, CVA 211 and CVA 289.

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