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Stuart Thomson fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1910-1940]

The fonds consists of photographs depicting Vancouver panoramas, streets, sports, harbour, ships, buildings and businesses.

Thomson, Stuart

T. Ellis Ladner fonds

  • CA DMA CR-63
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1868]-1990

Fonds consists of records relating to the publication of the book, "Above the Sand Heads". Records include T. Ellis Ladner's research notes and extracts from book reviews, materials collected and edited by T. Ellis Ladner's daughter, Edna Ladner, and shorthand notes for T. Ellis' father, Thomas Ladner. Records in this fonds document the early history of Delta. Fonds also includes an unpublished work of T. Ellis Ladner, "On and By the River: Early Days in British Columbia."

Ladner, T. Ellis

Takao Tanabe (Periwinkle Press) fonds

  • CA SFL MsC 110
  • Fonds
  • 1953-1994, predominant 1957-1965

Fonds contains examples of printed material created by Takao Tanabe from 1953-1994 under his private printing company, Periwinkle Press, or in collaboration with Robert Reid and Klanak Press. The material is arranged based on their category which was reflected by the original order found upon acquisition. Printed materials include: books published by Periwinkle Press, announcement cards and posters, invitations, holiday cards, stationary, bookmarks, gift cards and promotional posters. The fonds is divided into five series: Series 1. Books, Series 2. Announcements and Invitations, Series 3. Holiday Cards, Series 4. Stationary, Series 5. Promotional Materials.

Tanabe, Takao, 1926-

Tamahnous Theatre fonds

  • CA SFL MsC 59
  • Fonds
  • 1971-1994

Fonds consists of records related to theatrical productions mounted by the Tamahnous Theatre Workshop Society and general and administrative records related to the company's operations. The fonds contains scripts, stage manager's notes and directorial notes, props lists, correspondence and memoranda, contracts, budgets, touring schedules, original artwork for posters, programs, and handbills, printed posters, programs, handbills, press releases, public service announcements, and other promotional material, clippings of reviews and paid advertisements, audience surveys, drawings and photographs, negatives, audio and video cassettes and reels, accounting records and financial statements, and other records. The fonds is arranged in five series: Scripts (1971-1994); Theatrical productions (1971-1994); General and administrative files (1971-1994); and Tamahnous Theatre Workshop Society photo history (1971-1994); and Audio-visual records (1971-1994).

Tamahnous Theatre

Princeton Community Arts Council fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1977-1982

The fonds consists of receipts, financial statements, correspondence, and grant applications.

Princeton Community Arts Council

Rodney Graham fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1987-1997

Fonds consists of two series: Vexation Island series and other projects series.

Graham, Rodney, 1949-

Thursday Art Group fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1981-1988

The fonds consists of minutes of the Community Arts Council of Richmond and some minutes of the Leisure Services Advisory Committee. Also included is correspondence, newsletters, bulletins and reports reflecting the activities of the Thursday Art Group.

Thursday Art Group

Vancouver Association for Noncommercial Culture fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1984-1998

Fonds consists of records generated by the Vancouver Association for Noncommerical Culture in the process of fulfilling their stated objectives. Includes office files, minutes, grant reports, project files, visual and multimedia records, and publications.

Vancouver Association for Noncommercial Culture

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

School District 68 History Project Committee fonds

  • CA NCAI 2000 026 M
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900]-1989

The fonds consists of records documenting the administration of the project as well as reference files, oral histories, and a collection of historical photographs acquired during the course of the project. Records document the growth and development of schools in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith area and the recollections of former teachers and administrators in the school system. The fonds is arranged in four series: Project Administration (1987-1989), Reference (1939-1989), Oral history (1987-1989), and Photographs (ca. 1900-1979).

Nanaimo-Ladysmith Retired Teachers' Association. School District 68 History Project Committee

Paul St. Pierre fonds

  • CA SFL MsC 88
  • Fonds
  • 1940-

The collection consists of items related to St. Pierre's writing activities and to his work as a politician and police commissioner. Included are published books; magazines and newspapers in which St. Pierre has published his work; correspondence; drafts and manuscripts of books, radio and stage plays, television series episodes, and speeches; film scripts; newspaper columns; essays; reviews and articles about St. Pierre and his writing; and photographs.

St. Pierre, Paul H., 1923-

Percy Worrall fonds

  • CA LCM MSS 174
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1950-1965]

The fonds consists of a ring-bound book and loose notes of historical interest on topics including roads in Fort Langley, B.C., and people living in and around the Fort Langley and Salmon River Flats, B.C., areas during 1919 and 1920, an assortment of original poetry by Percy Worrall, a personal letter to Mr. Herbert Morgan (1967), and a photocopy of the Worrall family tree from 1835-1966.

Worrall, Percy

Peter Mannering fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR072
  • Fonds
  • ca. 1934-1997

The fonds includes the following series: theatre scrapbooks, 1941-1991; biographical material, 1939-1994; programs and printed material, ca. 1938-1986; photograph series, 1947- ca.1987; audio-visual media series, 1946-ca.1992; and theatre poster series, 1950-1978.

Mannering, Peter

Peter Trower fonds

  • CA SFL MsC 36
  • Fonds
  • 1929-2006

Fonds consists of records related to the creative work of Peter Trower, including poetry and prose manuscripts, drafts and outlines, movie scripts, journals, notebooks, personal correspondence, business records, photographs, articles and reviews, cartoons and other drawings, awards certificates, and sound and video recordings. Fonds also includes records pertaining to Trower's collaborative projects with Yvonne Klan as well as works by other authors and artists and related records. The fonds has been arranged into the following twenty-three series: Correspondence series (1934-2006), Journals and calendars series (1961-2005), Notebooks series ([ca. 1953]-2003), Prose Published books series ([197-?]-2000), Prose Unpublished books series (1969-2005), Prose Articles, short stories and related material series (1953-2002), Poetry published books series (1964-2004), Poetry unpublished books series ([198-?]-2003), Poetry Draft poems series (1958-2005), Poetry Published poems series ([ca. 1972]-1997), Film scripts and related material series (1993-2005), Musical performances, sound recordings and related material series (1981-2004), Business and financial records (1964-2005), Articles, reviews and interviews regarding Trower series (1965-2005), Readings, festivals and events series (1974-2005), Awards and honours series (1979-2005), Photographs series (1929-2005), Cartoons and other artwork series (1949-1998), Website series (1999-2002), Yvonne Klan series ([199-?]- 2005), Reviews and articles regarding other writers and artists (1982-2006), Works by other authors series (1950-2003) and Miscellaneous series ([ca. 2000]).

Trower, Peter

Pledge Film Productions Ltd. fonds

  • CA LMA MS 55
  • Fonds
  • 2000-2001

Fonds consists of one script and 11 information sheets, including the floor plans for the house site. Includes the full pink-sheet draft with yellow-sheet revisions of the script. Also includes 11 information sheets: the crew list, the cast list, a call sheet, and a crew and equipment call sheet. Also includes 3 posters and 12 'still' photographs.

Pledge Film Productions

"Out of the Ordinary" Community Event fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1999-2000

Fonds consists of the records of the community event from its inception to the weeks following the final production. It includes correspondence, financial records, legal documents, schedules, lists, and photographs.

"Out of the Ordinary" Community Event

Patricia Koster fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR078
  • Fonds
  • 1961-1986

The fonds consists of Koster's research material on Baptist Noel Turner; 18th century society and politics, women authors, and correspondence of Roger Manley; plus minutes of meetings of the University of Victoria English Department, 1972-1981.

Koster, Patricia

Nemetz family fonds

  • CA JHS A.2008.016, A.2011.018
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1910-2012]

The fonds consists of photographs and textual records from various members of the Nemetz family, including the Dayson family, the Barnett family, and the Fader family.

The fonds is arranged into four series: Nathan Nemetz scrapbooks and photograph albums (photocopies); Textual records; Photographs; Audio/Visual.

Nemetz family

Early Music Society of the Islands fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1973 - 2006

The fonds consists of records documenting the Society’s planning and presentation of its annual concert series and of its workshops, the latter presented from 1985 to 1994. It has been arranged into three series: Administration; Concerts, Events and Artistic files; and Fundraising and
Development.

Early Music Society of the Islands

Russell FitzGerald fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1951 - 1978

The fonds consists of records generated by Russell FitzGerald during the course of his adult life and includes journals, sketchbooks, art reproductions and originals, slides and photos.

FitzGerald, Russell

CKOV fonds

  • CA KEL Add. MSS. 50
  • Fonds
  • 1930-1980

Fonds consists of records, published material, radio agreements and licensing, and other papers pertaining to Okanagan Broadcasters and CKOV radio station in Kelowna in particular. Includes: Okanagan Country magazine with feature stories on CKOV, J.W.B. Browne, and Jim Browne Jr.; CKOV publications, lexicon, and newspaper articles; CKOV history; radio rates and news broadcast; listener correspondence; Prospectus, Letter of Operation Details, Financial Records; lease and agreement papers; application for FM license; framed papers and certificates; "Imagine Please: Early Radio Broadcasting in B.C."; "Birth of Radio in Canada; Signed On"; "The C.A.B. Story"; "Canadian Radio Yearbook 1946"; minute books; corporation record book. Fonds also includes 7 photo albums and scrapbooks. See complete listing and description of the Jamie Browne file on document included in the file. Fonds has been arranged into 10 series. They include 1) CKOV history; 2) Legal documents 1931-1965; 3) Financial statements 1934, 1937, 1938, 1955, 1965; 4) Correspondence 1935-1941; 5) Minutes of staff meetings 1947-1949; 6) Radio scripts 1933, 1934, 1950; 7) Letters and poems from CKOV listeners 1956-1959; 8) March of Dimes and Rivers of Milk programs 1942; 9) Ephemera: 10) Audio Cassettes.

CKOV (Radio station : Kelowna, B.C.)

Limners fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR440
  • Fonds
  • 1972 - 2008

This fonds documents the activities of the Victoria Limners Society from 1972-2008 and includes correspondence, meeting minutes, financial records and society filings. It also contains records related to various group exhibits, including the Limners’ 25th anniversary exhibition in 1996, as well as records related to a book and video produced about the group. A small number of newspaper clippings, exhibition pamphlets, various editions of a booklet on the Limners Society artists and black and white photographs showing Limner members at exhibitions and meetings can be found in this fonds. This fonds has been arranged into into six series: 1) letters; 2) minutes; 3) financial records; 4) society filings; 5) 25th anniversary exhibition; and 6) publications and graphic materials.

Limners (Group of artists)

Sasaki family collection

  • CA JCN 2011.68
  • Collection
  • 1921 - 2011

The collection consists of two series. The first series consists of family photographs and the second series is an interview of Mitsue Fugeta (nee Sasaki) discussing her life on Powell Street in Vancouver, BC.

Sasaki (family)

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