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Photographs

The series consists of colour and black and white photographic prints, negatives and digital photographs on CD of events and celebrations held by or participated in by the Caisse Populaire/Village Credit Union.

Photographs

The series consists of photographs predominantly depicting aspects of social and administrative life at Riverview Hospital and the School of Psychiatric Nursing as well as and Colony Farm. The photographs in the series portray the everyday social life of Riverview Hospital staff and volunteers as well as events, meetings, gatherings, and kinds of work they undertook. Additionally the series depicts scenes of Riverview Hospital's many buildings in varying states of completion, portraits of prize winning livestock (Holstein cattle, Clydesdale and Belgian horses), scenes during periods of flooding at Colony Farm, and equipment, vehicles, and technology used by the Hospital.

The glass plate negatives in Subseries 01 and 04 are known to have been taken by W.J. Moore, a prominent Vancouver photographer. It is possible that the entire collection was taken by W.J. Moore, although it has not been possible to confirm. Some photographs in Subseries 02 are thought to depict the Provincial Hospital for the Insane in New Westminster. Photographs in Subseries 04 are also thought to depict the Dominion Experimental Farm in Agassiz, B.C.

Record types consists largely of silver gelatin negatives in large format cellulose acetate sheets and cellulose acetate film strips. The subseries also contains a collection of glass plate negatives, chromogenic colour negative film strips and large format sheets, silver gelatin DOP prints, a photograph album, and a scrapbook.

President's Office fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR148
  • Fonds
  • 1960-1995

The fonds consists of 8 sub-series: Advisory Boards, 1969-1982; Assistant to the President, 1966-1973; Commonwealth Games, 1987-1994; Executive Council, 1973-1990; General Office, 1960-1994; President's Meetings, 1980-1990; Special Events, 1975-1980, and Investigation into the Future Use of Royal Roads, 1991-1995.

University of Victoria (B.C.) President's Office

Chris Lindgren fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1986-1988

The fonds consists of video recordings of various events and activities in Mission, B.C., including the Mission Folk Music Festival and the Fraser River Raft Race.

Lindgren, Chris

Great Snow and Earth Water Race Society fonds

  • CA WMA 1992-16
  • Fonds
  • 1985-1987

The fonds consists of a constitution, a manual "How to operate an annual multi-section relay race", and newspaper articles. Fonds also includes a scrapbook depicting races and participants.

Great Snow and Earth Water Race Society

Greater Kamloops Centennial 1958 Committee fonds

  • CA KMA 68.22
  • Fonds
  • 1957-1958

The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, scrapbook and ephemera of the local 1958 centennial committee.

Greater Kamloops Centennial 1958 Committee

Interior Provincial Exhibition fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1909-1993

The fonds consists of ledgers, minutes (1911-1930), correspondence, financial records, entry forms, and prize lists (1909-1993).

Interior Provincial Exhibition

Enderby Homecoming fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1977-2005

Fonds includes the records from all three Homecoming events. Includes minutes, reports, correspondence, newsletters, financial reports, receipts, mailing lists and registration lists, memorabilia, an annual, clippings, photographs, a video and a guest book.

Enderby Homecoming

Nanaimo Centennial (1958) Committee fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1957-1958

Fonds consists of reports, correspondence, promotional materials, and memorabilia. The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by subject.

Nanaimo (B.C.). Centennial (1958) Committee

New Westminster May Day Committee fonds

  • NWMA 081
  • Fonds
  • 1924-1928

The fonds consists of correspondence and organizational papers for May Day celebrations.

New Westminster May Day Committee

University Secretary fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR163
  • Fonds
  • 1963-1997

The fonds consists of administrative files, elections, Faculties files, President's Advisory Council files, Ceremonies and Special Events Committee files, Senior administrative search files, Foundation for University of Victoria files, Land titles and agreements, Legal opinions, and unclaimed diplomas. Records of the Board of Governors, Senate, Senate Committees, and University Review Committee are described separately.

University of Victoria (B.C.). University Secretary

Queen's Committee fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1948-1993, predominant 1971-1993

Fonds consists of records kept by committee members. Includes a manuscript describing queen candidates and activities, lists of participants and committee members, commentary and reminiscences by past queens (1981), correspondence, movie reels, photographs, a scrapbook, and ephemera.

Queen's Committee (Enderby, B.C.)

Reginald Eyre Watters fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1956-1958

The fonds consists of records of Watter's work on a variety of publications and as editor-in-chief of the Anthology. Fonds includes correspondence with individuals associated with the publication (1956-1958), correspondence with contributors (1957), manuscripts of articles and poems (both accepted and rejected), page proofs, and reviews of the book (1958). Also included is a typed manuscript for the "Checklist of Canadian Literature".

Watters, Reginald Eyre, 1912-

Salmon Arm and District Horticultural Society fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1947-1987

The fonds consists of membership lists, minutes of executive committee meetings, minutes of general meetings, garden show records and newspaper clippings.

Salmon Arm and District Horticultural Society

Salute to Frank Ney Committee fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1993-1995

Fonds consists of speeches, newpaper clippings and correspondence about the statue project, sculptor Jack Harman, and the members of the committee.

Salute to Frank Ney Committee

Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre fonds

  • CA VHEC RA000
  • Fonds
  • 1981-2019

Fonds consists of records generated by staff and volunteers of the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in the planning and administration of exhibitions, school programs, commemorative events, symposia, communications as well as a resource centre. Fonds has been arranged into the following series: Exhibition records, Newsletters, Event programming records.

Vancouver Holocaust Centre Society for Education and Remembrance

Silver Creek Fire fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1998-1999

The fonds is organized into one box containing 16 series.

Salmon Arm Museum and Heritage Association

1971 Centennial Committee fonds

  • CA OSOY MS 17
  • Fonds
  • 1969 - 1971

Fonds consists of textual records of the Osoyoos Centennial Committee from 1969-1971. Includes minutes, correspondence, legal records, plans, lists, applications, publication, and ephemera.

Osoyoos Centennial Committee

Township of Langley 50th Anniversary collection

  • CA LCM MSS 89
  • Fonds
  • 1923

The collection consists of 2 typewritten copies of a history of Langley municipality, B.C., entitled "Our Fiftieth Anniversary", and 2 draft copies of a brief history of Fort Langley, B.C. (1923).

University Communications fonds

  • CA SFU F-61
  • Fonds
  • 1964 - 2016, predominant 1964-1999

Fonds consists of records created or received by Media and Public Relations in the course of carrying out its administrative and operational functions. Activities and topics documented include the establishment, organization and operation of the unit; photographing SFU people, places and events for campus publications; providing information to the public; arranging special events; liaising with other units in the University; and producing press releases, brochures, and on-going publications.

University Communications

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