Title and statement of responsibility area
Recognition program files
General material designation
- Textual record
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- Date given is that of the original records. Some records were microfilmed in 1999 and the originals destroyed.
Physical description area
- 0.6 m of textual records
- 15 photographs
- 1 microfilm reel
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
Name of creator
Scope and content
Subseries consists of correspondence, biographies, photographs, an artifact, and other textual and graphic material relating to the planning and execution of various recognition programs held during the Centennial year, including the Distinguished Pioneer Awards, Born in Vancouver program, Seniors Salute, Centenarians Recognition program, 21 Club (those individuals honoured at age 21 in 1936), and babies born on April 6, 1986. Records pertaining to the Distinguished Pioneers include biographies of the one hundred individuals recognized, as well as individuals considered but not honored.
Additional recognition program records transferred by the Commission without file numbers are also described in this series.
Immediate source of acquisition
The block numeric code range assigned to this subseries is 7000 to 7999, although 7015 was the last number assigned.
Some records pertaining to the Seniors Salute were microfilmed in 1999, and the originals destroyed.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Originals of records microfilmed in 1999 were destroyed following microfilming.
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
Access to some records within this subseries is restricted. Please consult the Archivist.
Restriction details: Restricted files in this subseries contain personal information for individuals collected on registration and nomination forms. Includes dates of birth, addresses and phone numbers. Due to the age of most of the individuals at the time of records creation, some of this information may no longer be subject to restrictions.
Act reference: FOIPPA sec. 22
Access form required: Yes
Academic approval required: No
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Additional photographs pertaining to these programs can be located in the series Photographs.