Higginson family fonds
- CA CHL CHL_ Add. Mss 866
The fonds consists of plans, surveyor's notes, title deeds, a contract between James A. Higginson and Huey Chung, a Chinese labourer on the Higginson farm, for use of a portion of the north-east corner comprising twenty-six acres, receipts fo...
Portrait of group having tea in front of Hulbert house
- CA CHL CHL_000119
Photograph consists of portrait taken of a group seated around a table, having tea, outside of the Hulbert house in Sardis, ca. 1896. Individuals identified in group include, from left to right: Rachel McLeod (holding tea cup), Joe Banks, unidenti...
Booen, James Orville
Side view of river steamer S.S. Gladys locked in river ice
- CA CHL CHL_001089
Photograph consists of a front 3/4 view of steam ship S.S. Gladys, locked in river ice in winter. A total of eight unidentified men are posing on the large two-tiered sternwheeler. Five men are seen standing on the bow of the ice bound ship. Th...
Leary, Frederick Gordon
Group portrait around table
The photograph shows several men and women seated at dinner table, outdoors with Chinese servant.
Booen, James Orville
Chilliwack Athletic Club baseball team in Hope, BC
- CA CHL CHL_004229
- [ca. 1926]
Photograph consists of group portrait of Chilliwack Baseball Team. Six men are standing behind three crouched men with baseball mitts and crossed bats. Front row: Mickey Burden, Gan Evans, Joe Erickson. Back row: Pete Toms (Yuen), Chuck Hyslop, ...
Chilliwack Baseball Team
- CA CHL CHL_004312
Photograph shows members of the Chilliwack baseball team at Hope.
Signatures: "Left to right: Bill Evans, Rob Carruthers, Pete Toms (Yuen), Walter Smith "Goosey", Mickey Burden, Dan Evans, Joe Erickson, Ed Edgar, Arthur Graham".
Aerial view of Chinatown South
- CA CHL CHL_004750
Photograph consists of an aerial view of Yale Road West where Chilliwack's Chinatown south was located until 1934 when it was destroyed by fire. On the east side of the highway is the Chinese Masonic Hall at 136 Yale Road West which was the o...
Dorothy Chung in front of Chinese Masonic Hall
- CA CHL CHL_007472
Photograph shows Dorothy Chung (Kostrzewa) standing beside truck belonging to her brother Harry Chung at the Chung family home on Yale Road West (west side of the road, former site of Fraser Valley Frosted Foods). Chinese Masonic Hall visible in t...
Group portrait of the Yip On family
- CA CHL CHL_007642
- [ca. 1903 to 1916]
Photograph consists of a formal studio group portrait of the Yip On family. Image shows the young couple with their two children. Child sitting between couple is seen holding on to a small toy, possibly a dog, with left hand. Father also has ri...
- CA CHL CHL_1956.001.0231
CM 2320 Unidentified object believed to be a headrest Made of interlocked wood; adjustable and folds flat; bottom with Chinese (Hanzi) characters.
- CA CHL CHL_1957.019.068
CM 2239 Pipe Bamboo stem with brass bowl piece and brass mouthpiece; no markings.
- CA CHL CHL_1957.019.069
CM 2240 Pipe
Short stemmed bamboo pipe with brass bowl and brass and white metal mouthpiece; decorated with inlaid floral petals in three places; one set of floral stems engraved.
- CA CHL CHL_1957.024.001a-b
CM 2486 Chopsticks A & B) Identical chopsticks. Made of wood; each has 5 Chinese (Hanzi) characters; cut square at top end and rounded at bottom end.
Container, Soya Sauce
- CA CHL CHL_1957.034.001
CM 2319 Soya Sauce Container Hand-made black earthenware pot, with a top opening and short spout. Chinese origin. ***Badly cracked.
- CA CHL CHL_1957.038.001
CM 2243 Tiger Whisky Blue metallic glaze with matted brown glazed base; fluted neck of bottle.
- CA CHL CHL_1957.049.001a-b
CM 2238 Chopsticks (A & B) Identical chopsticks; one end of each chopstick is rounded and the other flat; made of material which resembles ivory.
- CA CHL CHL_1957.049.002
CM 2347 Chopsticks (A & B) Nearly identical chopsticks. Chopsticks made of wood and dark brown in colour. Hand-made. Chinese in origin.