Newspaper Article - 28 January 1915 - reference to Chinatown
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Town Should Clean House”, 28 January 1915, Page 1.
“Town Should Clean House – Writer Urges Beautification Should Begin With Cleanliness.
As a matter of hideous homemade ugliness and carelessness where can you find a...
Newspaper Article - 2 January 1914 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, "The 'Whale' Came Back", 2 January 1914, Page 1.
"The 'Whale' Came Back
Some two or three weeks ago while out in his launch, Mr. F. Warrington discovered a huge dead black fish, or, a...
Newspaper Article - 20 February 1914 - employment of Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, "Local Firm Will Employ White Labor In The Future", 20 February 1914, Page 1.
"Local Firm Will Employ White Labor In The Future -- Sidney Island Brick and Tile Company Resume Operation After Repairs to Pl...
Newspaper Article - 19 August 1915 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, "Opened James Island Plant", 19 August 1915, Page 1.
"Opened James Island Plant -- Large Force Of Men At Work On Construction Of The Plant.
The Canadian Explosives Limited started on Monday, August 16th,...
Newspaper Article - 29 September 1921 - Chinese person injured
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Sidney and Islands Review, "Hurt At Sidney Island", 29 September 1921, Page 1.
"Hurt At Sidney Island
Gee Chong, a Chinaman employed at the brick and tile plant on Sidney Island, was unfortunate enough to get jammed between two ca...
Newspaper Article - 26 January 1922 - Chinese person injured
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Sidney and Islands Review, 26 January 1922, Page 7.
"A Chinaman employed at the Sidney Mills had the misfortune to break an arm yesterday afternoon. Medical attention was given immediately and he is progressing favorably."
Newspaper Article - 19 February 1925 - vision of Sidney's future
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Sidney and Islands Review, 19 February 1925, Page 4.
"Vision of Sidney In 10 Years" .... "One of my greatest surprises was to find that Chinatown had disappeared, and that no Orientals of any race was employed in Sidney or on any...
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Stone ware pottery jug - squat shape, glazed dark brown outside. Has mouth that will take a cork stopper and a small spout to pour with. Described as "soya sauce pot" & illustrated pgs. 99-100 Vol. 2. Western Canadian Bottle Collecti...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .244
Clear, glass bottle, circular base. Still contains some of original contents which are dark brown, and a dark brown residue covers the inside of the bottle. Paper labels on outside with Chinese characters on them. Bottle has seam lines down sides ...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .254
Clear glass cylindrical container, straight sides. Some bubbles visible in glass. Cork stopper in top, sealed with clear wax. Some Chinese characters visible on side of bottle. Paper label, with black printing--a man's photograph and Chinese ...
- CA SMA SMA_976. .260
String of seventy-two deep (cobalt) blue transparent glass beads of circular shape; bubbles visible in the glass. Beads are quite uniform in shape and size. Chalky interiors.
- CA SMA SMA_986.005.013
Shallow dish (lid) made of tan-coloured clay, probably Chinese. Circular in shape, has a flat bottom and flat brim around edge. Edges are a bit rough. There is a design on the bottom [top?] of a circle inside which are five oval shapes.
- CA SMA SMA_993.006.001
Straw hat, large woven brim, open weave crown (lined)
- CA SMA SMA_976. .257
Clear glass bottle, rectangular base, flat sides. Some bubbles visible in the glass. Cork in mouth sealed in position with reddish wax. Paper label printed in red on front has chinese characters down it. Chinese characters in raised glass on back....
Newspaper Article - 16 May 1913 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Editorial Notes”, 16 May 1913, Page 4.
“We have no doubt that we shall presently see much improvement in passenger transportation facilities to Victoria. One of the most urgently required betterments is more accommod...
Newspaper Article - 1 August 1913 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, “A Warning to Chinese”, 1 August 1913, Page 2.
“A Warning to Chinese
Three million circulars for distribution all over China are declared to have been despatched by local Chinese warning their compatriots against coming...
Newspaper Article - 17 October 1913 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Must Be Photographed”, 17 October 1913, Page 1.
“Must Be Photographed
An edict from the immigration department at Ottawa has been issued requiring every Chinaman to have his photograph taken and filed with the local im...
Newspaper Article - 24 October 1913 - reference to Orientals
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Sidney and Islands Review, “Oriental Menage To Integrity Of The British Empire”, 24 October 1913, Page 6.
“Oriental Menace To Integrity Of The British Empire” – Lengthy article giving some of the views of the immigration of Orientals and that “Ou...
Newspaper Article - 11 February 1915 - reference to Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, '“For Mothers”, 11 February 1915, Page 3.
Not having a special department for mothers the editor is compelled to put in the general columns this bit of exclusive information which came to him unexpecte...
Newspaper Article - 6 March 1919 - Chinese building reference
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Sidney and Islands Review, 6 March 1919, Page 3.
"The Sidney Mills, Limited, no doubt did much to establish the reputation of Sidney as a centre of industry by the erection of its huge new tile chimney, but the latest monument to attest the ...
Newspaper Article - 20 February 1914 - on employment of Chinese
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Sidney and Islands Review, "The Labor Question", 20 February 1914, Page 4.
"The Labor Question
The decision of the Sidney Island Brick and Tile Company, one of our local industries, to employ in future white labor only will be gre...