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BC Ministry of Forests collection

  • PR-221
  • Fonds
  • 1936

Collection consists of panoramic photographs taken for the test equipment used in fire lookouts in BC for locating forest fires. The procedure was designed by Saanich resident Gerald S Andrews, a Forest Service employee who pioneered the use of aerial photographs in forestry work and later became the Surveyor-General of BC. Includes a booklet containing 8 photographs as well as 14 glass plate negatives.

British Columbia. Ministry of Forests

Betty-Jean Fair fonds

  • PR-267
  • Fonds
  • 1923-1960

Fonds consists of film negatives and prints relating to Cadboro Bay and the Cadboro Beach Hotel including photographs of a fire at a tea room.

Fair, Betty-Jean

Charles Gordon Stuart fonds

  • PR-280
  • Fonds
  • [188-?]-1932

Fonds consists of correspondence, ephemera, and photographs (including 49 glass plate negatives) relating to Charles Gordon Stuart. Records include bills, advertising, bank statements and accounts, and tax notices. Correspondence topics include trust funds, income taxes and investments. Photograph subjects include views of B.C., Victoria, and Vancouver; Europe, Asia, and Russia; and family portraits.

Stuart, Charles Gordon

Doreen Maxwell Collection

  • PR-234
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1951

Collection consists of photographs of the Shelbourne area including Lansdowne Road, Bowker Creek, daffodil fields, and view from Mount Tolmie.

Maxwell, Doreen

Ernest Glass fonds

  • PR-120
  • Fonds
  • [193-]-[197-]

Fonds consists of landscape and other photographs by Ernest Glass.

Glass, Ernest

James Patrick Regan Collection

  • PR-194
  • Fonds
  • [188-]-[189-], [196-]-[198-]

Fonds consists of 27 photographs and 6 negatives collected by James Patrick Regan relating to road work, Saanich employees, farm equipment, and other topics.

Regan, James Patrick

Muriel Robertson Fonds

  • PR-208
  • Fonds
  • [189-]

Fonds consists of one oversized panoramic photograph looking south on Richmond Road near Lansdowne.

Robertson, Muriel

Violet Cochrane fonds

  • PR-206
  • Fonds
  • [192-]-1991

Fonds consists of photographs relating to early Saanich and Victoria and to the Gorge area in particular.

Cochrane, Violet

Webb collection

  • PR-160
  • Fonds
  • 1939-1978; predominently 1965-1978

Collection consists of colour photographs of various Saanich landmarks taken during the 1960s and 1970s.

Webb, Larry