Sports

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.21366

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts a sign made out of orange material with black stripes and the words "Leos, will tear, those Meece's to Piece's" painted in white. There is a marching band in the background on a football field. This image was likely taken at the 1964 Grey Cup in Toronto, Ontario.

Date: 
[1964]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
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Object id: 
L.21365

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts the BC Lions' cheerleaders walking across a football field wearing orange sweater, white skirts and black and orange hats, while holding orange pompoms.

Date: 
[1964]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
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Object id: 
L.21364

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts the BC Lions playing the Hamilton Tiger Cats in the Grey Cup, which was held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Date: 
[1964]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.20982

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts BC Place with football players standing along the sidelines and people in the centre of the field holding on to a helium balloon shaped like an astronaut. There is a large crowd in the stands and people lined up on the field on the right of the image.

Date: 
[1983]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.20981

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts two unknown woman sitting in the stands of BC Place holding a sign that reads: Woodward's New West & BC Lions are #1!

Date: 
[1983]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
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Object id: 
L.20980

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts people lined up on a football field, many of whom are carrying flags, as well as a line of cheerleaders with pompoms. There is a crowd in the foreground looking on.

Date: 
[1983]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
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Object id: 
L.20979

Colour Kodachrome 35mm slide depicts football players on a football field with people lined up holding flags on the right and left of the image. There is a crowd in the foreground.

Date: 
[1983]
Source: 
Snider, Irving
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.08278

Colour photograph depicts Bill Libby at a curling competition in Nelson, BC. 

Date: 
July 1986
Source: 
Libby Family
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Object id: 
L.00250

Black and white photograph depicts William Moscovitz (second from right). William Moscovitch was a sports enthusiast.  He played for the Vancouver Blue Bombers in 1946 when they won the BC junior football crown, and was a curler for the Kimberly team in the mid-1950s.  Moscovitz played second on the Harold Jordan British Columbia Curling Champion Rink of 1956.  (See Leonoff, Cyril, Pioneers, Pedlars and Prayer Shawls (1970), pg. 199).

Date: 
March 1956
Source: 
Leonoff, Cyril E.
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.20810

Black and white photograph depicts the 1923-1924 champions of the inter-club bowling league, "The Bear Cats" winners of the Zimmerman challenge trophy. Back row, l-r: H.R. Ripstein, B. Glazer, J. Abrams, H.C. Levin. Front row, l-r: A. Koch, L. Ripstein (captain). 

Date: 
1923-1924