Collection PR-230 - Saanich Archives Collection

678 Kent Road Woman with dairy cow, near Swan Lake Victoria Amateur Swimming Club with medals and cups, 1920s Cadboro Bay beach, at Hibbens Close stairs Dynamiting of Blenkinsop Lake trestle Dogwood tree in bloom for second time in one year, near Elk Lake, 1931 Aerial photograph of Prospect Lake with lines added indicating speed boat limits in 1963 Family at beach, ca. 1900 Harvesting giant mangels, Saanichton Fishing fleet at Brentwood Bay with sun setting over Willis Point and the Malahat
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Identity area

Reference code

PR-230

Title

Saanich Archives Collection

Date(s)

  • [185-]-2002 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

178 photographs (some digital).
[13] cm textual material including 3 ledgers.
3 framed paintings.
1 poster.
1 bronze plaque.
1 book.
1.5 cm ephemera.

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Biographical history

Saanich Archives was established in 1978 through the efforts of Deputy Municipal Clerk Jo-Anne Morrison.

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Archival history

Material in this collection was received in multiple accessions from various sources beginning in 1981.

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Scope and content

Collection consists of photographs of various subjects including: municipal buildings, equipment and employees; views of various Saanich locations and structures; and early Saanich residents. Textual material includes photocopied documents relating to schools, ledgers, and certificates. Collection includes a commemorative plaque from the former Gyro Park pavilion. Collection includes a watercolor painting of the Gorge, 1880 and of the Colquitz General Store, ca. 1988. Collection includes a prayer book containing loose ephemera, photographs, and news clippings from the WWI years and relating to the Ireland and Riley families.

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No further accruals are expected.

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Some restrictions.

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  • English

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Accession number: 1981-001, 1981-009, 1981-014, 1981-015, 1981-016, 1981-017, 1982-007, 1982-009, 1982-011, 1982-012, 1983-001, 1983-005, 1983-010, 1984-004, 1984-015, 1984-019, 1985-001, 1986-001, 1990-004, 1992-009, 1992-028, 1998-002, 1998-003, 2001-002, 2004-001, 2005-004, 2007-018, 2007-039, 2007-070, 2007-155, 2007-200, 2008-026, 2008-031, 2009-013, 2009-020, 2009-049, 2009-050, 2009-063, 2010-011, 2010-025, 2010-028, 2010-056, 2011-061, 2012-026, 2012-028, 2012-047, 2013-010, 2013-012, 2013-036, 2013-038, 2013-031, 2013-033, 2014-020, 2015-011, 2015-012, 2015-022, 2015-030, 2011-023, 2011-051, 2012-006, 2016-022, 2016-029, 2017-005, 2017-028, 2018-001, 2018-006, 2018-008, 2018-010, 2018-017, 2018-020, 2019-006, 2019-007, 2019-008.

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