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
- CA CHL CHL_1965.010.001
CM 2318 Food-Storage Jar Hand-made brown glazed pottery jar; wide-mouth; unglazed base with exception of bottom of jar; uneven glazing throughout; Chinese origin.
- CA CHL CHL_1977.029.003
CM 2039 Shawl Half-moon shape shawl; burgundy; tassles around exterior/circular edge; floral design 4cm down from top straight edge.
- CA CHL CHL_1979.033.004
CM 2272 Bottle Clear glass, cylindrical shape; applied lip, this chipped and leads to a hole in the neck; embossed on base: "176"; light purple residue and design inside.
- CA CHL CHL_1979.033.007
CM 2276 Chinese Medicine Bottle Clear glass, cylindrical bottle; bubbles present in glass; applied lip; Chinese character on base.
Bottle, Chinese Medicine
- CA CHL CHL_1982.015.001
CM 228 Chinese Medicine Bottle Rectangular bottle in 2 fragments; sheer top; glass has a green tint.
Bottle (Grave Marker)
- CA CHL CHL_1985.035.001a-c
CM 1746 Bottle (Grave Marker) Clear glass bottle with cork; intact cork; fluted-neck of bottle; containing roll of muslin/canvas with writing evident.
- CA CHL CHL_1987.035.001
CM 3598 Spray or Watering Can Cylindrical container, closed top and bottom; raised hole in top; tube-like piece soldered across top; with narrow end next to small hole in top; wider end extends past edge of top. Made by Jon Cheung; with two Chines...
- CA CHL CHL_1990.028.002a-f
CM 4186 Pipe Six nickel [?] pieces fitted together; pipe (A) with long slender neck vertical from six-sided base container; small spout protrudes vertically from this; neck at 45 degree angle just before upper end; tobacco [?] container. (B) six-s...
- CA CHL CHL_1997.053.001
CM 5284 Table Cover Round cream coloured cotton table cover with scalloped edge; floral embroidered pattern in a darker cream.
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...
- CA CHL CHL_1988.039.002b
CM 3846b Chinese Banknote or Paper Money Dark red graphics printed on both sides of paper rectangle; face of man on front; scene tower and buildings on back. Numbered 3B 436674. Lettering reads in part, "THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / ... / TEN ...
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...
- 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_1957.049.002
CM 2347 Chopsticks (A & B) Nearly identical chopsticks. Chopsticks made of wood and dark brown in colour. Hand-made. Chinese in origin.
- CA CHL CHL_1958.003.001
CM 926 Teapot Earthernware; no lid with one missing/broken handle; with embossed lettering on side, "COMPLIMENTS OF / F.W. RENWORTH & COY. / SHOE SPECIALISTS. / CHILLIWACK B.C."; catch for teapot handle broken off at front above spout.
Chinese domestic worker with William Smith
- CA CHL CHL_P.Coll 120 Item 46
Photograph consists of an unnamed Chinese domestic worker from the household of Lister Smith holding Lister's young son William Smith on his knee.
"L.N. Smith's baby & cook" written on original container.
Booen, James Orville
- CA CHL CHL_1979.031.001
CM 693 Biscuit Tin Metal tin; octogon shape; orange, blue, yellow and red oriental design; hinged lid; interior of tin is off white; marked, "A Product of Scotland. Gray Dunn Biscuit Manufacturers. Established 1853."
- CA CHL CHL_1979.031.004
CM 2268 Chinese Medicine Bottle Small, clear glass bottle; cylindrical shape; applied lip; with Chinese characters on base.
- CA CHL CHL_1979.033.002
CM 2270 Rice Bowl Ceramic; light blue with darker blue floral pattern; interior of bowl has 2 rings of blue glaze; base has 2 rings of blue glaze; overhanging lip;
- CA CHL CHL_1979.038.003
CM 1437 Pipe 9 pieces of soldered brass; six-sided tube with slight curve; with offset stem; mouthpiece with metal filter
- CA CHL CHL_1980.061.001
Chinese Ornament Wooden square base; hand-carved pieces of wood; wooden pieces pointed at one end and heart-shaped on other; wooden pieces strung together with string; many loose pieces.
- CA CHL CHL_1988.003.001
CM 3702a Mah-Jongg Game Set Wood, brass ?, ivory, bamboo, ink, paper; wood cabinet with front door that slides upwards that reads: "Sparrow Set / Nade [sic] in China; cabinet has five drawers; top four drawers contain 36 ivory and bamboo tile...