Fonds PR-204 - Walter Baran Collection

Royal Visit of George VI and Queen Elizabeth, motorcade crossing Gorge Bridge, 1939 Royal visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, motorcade on Gorge Road, 1939 Chung Wing greenhouses on Baran family property

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Walter Baran Collection


  • [193-] (Creation)

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3 photographs, 2 photocopies

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Walter Baran (1916-1997) lived at 3945 Carey Road, which was subdivided in 1958. Walter Baran and his brother Alex operated the Tillicum Service Station from 1936 to 1976.


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Donated in 1997 by Walter Baran.

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Collection consists of photographs relating to the 1939 Royal Visit, the Barans’ Tillicum Service Station, and to greenhouses on Carey Road.

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No further accruals are expected.

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  • English

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Accession number: 1998-004

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