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Hugh Campbell-Brown fonds

  • Fonds
  • 19--

Fonds consists of papers that appear to be the beginning of a catalogue of Chinese charms and coins that were hand drawn. It is not clear whether they are specific to the Campbell-Brown collection of Chinese coins that were acquired by the Museum ...

Campbell-Brown, Hugh

Frederich H. Maude fonds

  • Fonds
  • [189-?], 1977

Fonds consists of 71 black and white photographs of the Moki Indians, the Zuni Indians, and Inscription Rock. The fonds is divided into thress series: Donation Letter (1977), Moki Indians [189-?], and Zuni Indians and Inscription Rock [189-?].

Maude, Frederich H., b. 1858

Charles Gladstone fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1888-1895]

The fonds consists of Gladstone's diary.

Gladstone, Charles, d. 1955

John Mennie fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1862 - 1937, predominant 1930 - 1937

Fonds consists of various photographic materials and a small number of textual records. Glass plate negatives document totem poles, house fronts, street scenes, church groups, school groups, weddings, the local store and maritime subjects in Alert...

Mennie, John

Diane Elizabeth Barwick fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1950 - 1958

The fonds consists of 7 photographs from a June 1958 centennial celebration in Alert Bay that Barwick described as having been ordered from a local cameraman. There are also 7 postcards that contain images of Alert Bay ca. 1949 or 1950 that were p...

Barwick, Diane Elizabeth

Sharon Fortney fonds

  • Fonds
  • 2006 - 2008

The fonds consists of one file titled Interview Transcripts, which contains recorded interviews, transcripts, and printed copies of transcribed interviews of research done by Sharon Fortney towards her PhD thesis titled Forging New Partnerships: C...

Fortney, Sharon

Evelyn Goddard fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1919-1923, 1977

Fonds consists of correspondence with the museum about Goddard's photographs and postcard, as well as the images themselves. Three of the photographs are annotated.

Goddard, Evelyn

Genni Hennessy fonds

  • Fonds
  • 2002 - 2003

The fonds consists of records relating to Hennessy’s 2003 MA thesis titled The Spirit of Collaboration: Exploring Critical Pedagogical Principles in Transforming the Museum Through Space and Time. Hennessy was interested in the relationships that ...

Hennessy, Genni

Nadia Abu-Zahra fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1966 - 1972

The fonds consists of 26 colour slides, including images of ceremonies and traditions related to weddings and male circumcision in Tunisia, and also of scenery and people in Algeria.

Abu-Zahra, Nadia

F. E. R. Wollaston fonds

  • Fonds
  • ca. 1920

The fonds consists of photographs likely taken by A.F.R. Wollaston in Uganda, the Congo, New Guinea, and Fiji. Also included are the envelope in which the photos were posted, and a note from M (Marjorie Halpin) to Audrey (Shane? Hawthorn?) regardi...

Wollaston, Francis Edmond Richard

Jean Telfer fonds

  • Fonds
  • [between 1931 and 1940]

The fonds consists of records Telfer created or received during the time that she spent as a teacher at residential schools. It include correspondence, essays, schedules, programs, ephemera notes and a significant number of photographs. These reco...

Telfer, Jean

Deborah Taylor fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1969 - 1972

The fonds consists of records relating to African culture and craftsmanship. It includes photographs and slides of Ivory Coast and Nigerian crafts and cultural events, correspondence, research notes about African handicrafts, typed anthropological...

Taylor, Deborah

Thomas and Mildred Laurie collection

  • Collection
  • 1940-2003 [predominantly 1940-1972]

The collection includes material relating to Alert Bay that was created or collected by Thomas and Mildred Laurie, as well as photographs and textual records created or received by James Barclay Williams, who bequeathed the records to Mildred Laur...

Bob Kingsmill fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1977 - 1979

The fonds consists of correspondence, questionnaires, and photographs relating to Bob Kingsmill’s research for his book A Catalogue of British Columbia Potters (1978). In order to gather material for his book, Kingsmill created a questionnaire req...

Kingsmill, Bob

Marie-Claire Delahaye fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1956 - 1965

The fonds consists of photographs and textual records relating to Delahaye’s years working in Zambia, Africa with the Lozi people.

Delahaye, Marie-Claire

Selig and Gloria Kaplan fonds

  • Fonds
  • Digitized 1998-2011 (originally created 1977-2011)

The fonds consists of photographs of Gloria Kaplan with various indigenous artists, whose names have been recorded in the image titles and IPTC metadata. The photographs were taken by Selig Kaplan with the intention of documenting the artists from...

Kaplan family

Edward F. Meade fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1955 - 1994

The fonds consists predominantly of slides of various petroglyphs and pictographs, primarily from locations on the Northwest Coast of British Columbia. The fonds also contains location charts of petroglyphs and the creator’s typed notes about var...

Meade, Edward

Fred Ryckman fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1920-1936]

The fonds consists of records created by Ryckman during his tenure with the Department of Indian Affairs, primarily from the 1920s and 30s. The fonds includes contact sheets made as copies of photographs that remain in possession of Ryckman’s heir...

Ryckman, Fred

Ronnie Tessler fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1986 - 1987

The fonds consists of photographs created by Ronnie Tessler from 1986 to 1987 documenting a canoe project by the Nisga’a carver Norman Tait. The project was abandoned in the summer of 1987, and the canoe was left uncompleted. The photographs dep...

Tessler, Ronnie

Edward Sheriff Curtis collection

  • Collection
  • Copied [ca. 197-?] (originally created 1897-1930)

The collection consists of slides, photographs and negatives, all copies of Curtis’s most extensive work, “The North American Indian.”

Ed Eckley collection

  • Collection
  • 1967 - 1968

19 colour slides of totems and sites in Nootka Sound on the west coast of Vancouver Island.

Eckley, Ed

Percy Broughton collection

  • Collection
  • [189-?] - 1915

Collection consists of one bound journal, reflecting Broughton's day-to-day activities and missionary work in Baffin Island between 1909 and 1915, and one photo album with images of Wycliffe College, ships and their crews, towns, Arctic wildl...

Broughton, Percy

Alan R. Sawyer fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1940 - 1996, predominant 1974 - 1985

The fonds consists of records created and/or accumulated by Sawyer, predominately during his time as a professor and as a researcher at the University of British Columbia. Presently, there are two series in this fonds reflecting Sawyer’s research ...

Sawyer, Alan R.

Lillian French fonds

  • Fonds
  • ca. 1940

Fonds consists of an empty photo album with a wooden cover, hand-painted by C. Doudawarch (?), a resident of Port Simpson.

French, Lillian

James Albert Gibson fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1973]

Fonds includes five audio reels used to record native speakers of the Shuswap language. Gibson created the recordings while conducting research for his dissertation, “Shuswap Grammatical Structure” (1973). Other materials include a copy of a photo...

Gibson, James Albert

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