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Women's Auxiliary fonds

  • CA VAG 08.27-28; 09.13-15
  • Fonds
  • 1947-2009

The fonds consists of records relating to the functions of the Women’s Auxiliary to the Vancouver Art Gallery from 1947 to 2009; most predominantly their fundraising operations, which document the growth of the Gallery. The fonds consists of annual reports, meeting minutes, financial statements, loans list, sales forms, receipt books, bank books, Certificate(s) of Change in Constitution, drafts and revisions, correspondence, member lists, Noreen Anderson award records, Alumni Association records, programs, reservations, and rentals records, bulletins, newsletters, requests, job descriptions, mission statements and objectives, a personal notebook, newspaper clippings (some copied from scrapbooks), ephemera, correspondence, prize lists, statements, lists of sales, lists of recommendations and regulations, original art work, applications, programs, agendas, maps, publicity, ticket sales, catalogues, policies, permits, histories, and scrapbooks. The fonds is arranged into 5 series: Series 1. Reports and Minutes; Series 2. Financial Records; Series 3. General Records; Series 4. Events and Activities; Series 5. Historical Records.

Women's Auxiliary to the Vancouver Art Gallery

Women for Women in Afghanistan fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR348
  • Fonds
  • 1999-2000

The fonds consists of educational reports, photographs, and a program for a dinner held March 9, 2000 in conjunction with the Status of Women Action Group.

Women for Women in Afghanistan. Victoria Branch

Whonnock Community Association fonds

  • CA MCA 1997 01 09
  • Fonds
  • 1985, 1995-1996

Fonds consists of records generated in the course of the Whonnock Community Association's Historical Project, 1985. Fonds consists of photographic prints, audio cassette tapes with summaries, maps and textual materials. The textual materials consist of copies of church records, post office records, newspaper clippings, CP contracts and timetables, land registry records, collector's rolls, petitions, lists of businesses, sections of various BC Directories from 1891 to 1949, public school lists, visitors books and minutes. Also included are handwritten notes related to interviews and other research. An index box contains both a chronological index and an alphabetical index of important dates and people in Whonnock's history. Interviewees include Brian Byrnes, Isobel Byrnes, Cecil Blois, Olive Leaf, Mary Elliot (nee Drewry), Jean Eustice (nee Black), Helen Kolberg (nee Black), Harry Pullen, Charles Miller, and Mark Desrochers. There is also a variety of original and photocopied correspondence, many letters including reminiscences.

Whonnock Community Association

Virginia Kimmett collection

  • Collection
  • 1984-1989

The collection consists of photographs, negatives, slides, and textual records related to Virginia Kimmett's work as a photogapher in Prince Rupert. It includes portraits, wedding photos, landscapes, commercial work with ICBC claims, and brochures.

Kimmett, Virginia

Village of Lions Bay photograph collection

  • Fonds
  • 1977-1994

The collection consists of photographs depicting various events and ceremonies in Lions Bay and the after effects of the Alberta Creek flood. The collection is composed of two series: Ceremonial photographs; and Alberta Creek flood photographs.

Victoria Women's Centre fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR191
  • Fonds
  • 1975

The fonds consists of correspondence and workshop handouts relating to the conference, and newspaper clippings and photographs of the 1975 International Women's Day March in Victoria.

Victoria Women's Centre

Victor Belknap fonds

  • CA LMA MS 51
  • Fonds
  • 1948-2001

Fonds consists of correspondance to and from Victor Belknap. Includes family information from a cousin, Phyllis Bowman; an Ahnentafel report (1996), Family Group record (1996), Pedigree chart, and Descendants Chart (1815-1971), all from cousin Bob Martin; letters to and from Victor from Dorothy Dodge; photographs of family and friends; and booklet titled 'Kamloops WAWA". Also includes 12 lazered photographs of the royal visit to Lytton in 1959 and one photograph of pioneer Johnny A.G. Rebagliati.

Belknap, Victor, 1926-

Vancouver Province fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1938-1964

The fonds consists of photographs of people and events in Vancouver and in other locations of B.C. taken by the Vancouver Province newspaper. Photographers included Eric W. Cable, Harry L. Cantlon, William H. Cunningham, Claud P. Dettloff, Byron Charles Jennings, Charles S. Jones, Ross J. Kenward, Donald C. McLeod, Robert E. Olsen, David C. Patterson, Gordon F. Sedawie, and Villy Svarre.

Vancouver Daily Province

Vancouver Island Exhibition Association fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1953, 1971, 1975

Fonds consists of a copy of the constitution (1953); a copy of a five-year lease from the City (1971); an exhibition prize book (1975); a blank entry form, and a newspaper clipping about history of the association.

Vancouver Island Exhibition Association

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

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

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

Trail Diamond Jubilee Committee fonds

  • CA TCA 78-17;1977-59
  • Fonds
  • 1976-1977

The fonds consists of correspondence and the Diamond Jubilee Citizens' Register.

Trail Diamond Jubilee Committee

Township of Langley Douglas Day collection

  • CA LCM MSS 47
  • Fonds
  • 1950-1979

The collection consists of assorted material relating to Douglas Day festivities in Langley, B.C., including programmes, invitations, banquet menus, maps of Fort Langley's grounds, fact sheets about the history of the Fort, lists of invitees, and descendants of pioneers.

Township of Langley Centennial collection

  • CA LCM MSS 10
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1973]

The collection consists of material relating to the centennial celebrations held in Langley, B.C. on April 26, 1973, including event schedules and programmes, council meeting agenda, and draft copies of a history of Langley to be placed in a time capsule. Collection also includes geneaologies of families of the original 1872 petitioners for incorporation, compiled by the 100th Anniversary Committee.

Township of Langley British Columbia Centennial collection

  • CA LCM MSS 60;MSS 87
  • Fonds
  • 1958

The collection consists of a Calendar of Events for British Columbia's Centennial Year Celebrations, including a list of events taking place in Langley Municipality, B.C., 2 commercial invitations to attend "British Columbia's 100th Birthday Party", signed by the Lieutenant Governor and Premier of B.C., and notes from a speech made by Mr. A.C. Hope, Chairman of the Langley Centennial Committee, on Sunday, April 27th, 1958, the "Centennial Day of Prayer". Collection also includes 3 promotional postcards outlining the history of Fort Langley, each in their original commemorative envelopes post-marked at Fort Langley, B.C., May 8th, 1958.

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).

Thorvald N. Larson fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1935-1955

The fonds consists of photographs of parades in Vancouver and of ships in Burrard Inlet and First Narrows, Vancouver, B.C.

Larson, Thorvald N.

Tappen Centennial Committee fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1965-1972

The fonds consists of minutes of the committee, 1966-1967 and 1970-1972.

Tappen Centennial Committee

Sun Country Cablevision Ltd. fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1984

The fonds consists of one series, a collection consists of 60 VHS videocassettes documenting Salmon Arm and Enderby community events and District of Salmon Arm Municipal Council meetings from 1991 through 2002.

Sun Country Cablevision Ltd.

Silver Creek Fire fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1998-1999

The fonds is organized into one box containing 16 series.

Salmon Arm Museum and Heritage Association

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

Salmon Arm Sonnet Contest fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1984-1998

The fonds consists of two boxes, organized in 15 folders by year. Each folder contains correspondence, newspaper publicity and sonnet entries for that year.

Salmon Arm Sonnet Contest

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