Vancouver Island

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.21581

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts an unknown man who has two fish hanging from his fingers, one on each hand, and a sign in the background that reads: "Painter's Lodge, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada". The man's eyes are closed.

Date: 
[1974]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.38813

Black and white photograph depicts first cars of lumber shipped from West coast of Vancouver Island, Port Alberni.  

Date: 
June 22, 1912
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40833

Hand-coloured transparency depicts a scenic view of Cameron Lake, Vancouver Island, featuring a sunrise/sunset over a lake, mountains and trees.

Date: 
[ca. 1926]
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.12247

Black and white photograph depicts a shark caught at Port Alberni. 

Date: 
[ca. 1925]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.12251

The New Alberni Public School was built in 1904 and demolished approximately 1912. School was located at Third Avenue and Angus Street.    

Date: 
[ca. 1910]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40597

B&W photograph depicts a man standing.

Hand written caption on lantern slide reads, "H. S. Clements M. P. Comox - Atlin."

H. S. Clements is most likely Herbert Slyvester Clements (November 8, 1865 - November 30, 1939), Conservative MP for Comox - Atlin from 1911 to 1917 (when the riding was redistrubed to Comox - Alberni) until 1921. Port Clements in Haida Gwaii is named after him.

Date: 
[ca. 1911 - 1921]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40595

B&W photograph depicts a dog sitting beside a sign post that reads, "Canadian Highway."

Hand written caption on bottom of lantern slide reads, "What we have we'll hold." This photograph used in the Cyril E. Leonoff's "An Enterprising Life: Leonard Frank Photographs 1895 - 1944" with the caption: "Canadian Highway post and guard dog, Alberni, Vancouver Island, May 4, 1912."

Date: 
May 4, 1912
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40594

B&W photograph depicts a man standing beside a river.

Hand written caption on bottom of lantern slide reads, "Englishmans River, V. I. "

Date: 
[1894 - 1920]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40589

B&W photograph depicts a mountain with a lake in the foreground.

Hand written caption on bottom of lantern slide reads, "Myra Mtn. Buttles Lake, V. I."

Date: 
[1894 - 1920]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.40598

B&W photograph depicts a portrait of a man.

Hand written caption on bottom of lantern slide reads, "R. P. Wallis" and "Photo by Leonard Frank, Alberni."

R. P. Wallis is most likely Richard Pateman Wallis, a Conservative MLA for the riding of Alberni, elected January 24, 1918.

Date: 
[ca. 1918]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara