Wedding of Chow Chee at the Masonic Hall, Cumberland B.C.
- CA CUMB CUMB_985.044.003
- [ca. 193-?]
Chow Chee (aka Archie Chow) was the eldest son of Chow Lee’s second wife; this photo was taken in front of the Masonic Hall in Cumberland B.C. and the ceremony was held upstairs. Chow Chee’s bride was from China; Date: ca. 1930's?
4 Piece Bronze Water Pipe
- CA CUMB CUMB_998.014.001
Used for smoking tobacco; Found in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. Date: ca. Late 1940's.
Three Houses in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C.
- CA CUMB CUMB_998.047.019
- [ca. 195-?]
The buildings in this photo have been identified as: Jumbo’s Original Cabin (left), Mr. Tan (stove pipe maker) house (middle), and gardener, Jung Shue’s house (right). Date: ca. 1950's?
Front View of Sam Yick’s House in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C.
- CA CUMB CUMB_998.047.013
- [ca. 196-]
Sam Yick’s house in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. can be seen in this photo; there is a cabbage patch and a mailbox on the right side. Yick also lived on Minto Road in the Comox Valley (Vancouver Island) B.C. for a time. Date: ca. Early 1960's.
Shan-Gai Road in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C.
- CA CUMB CUMB_998.047.011
- [ca. 1963?]
Ken, who was the cook at the Bamboo Inn in Comox B.C. lived in the building on the left of this photo; then Mah Wee Wong, and Wong Gola. The road leads to a pig pen that was owned by Mah Kim.