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
Chinese graveyard markers
Black and white copy photograph showing two large stones in a lawn side by side, each with Chinese writing engraved.
Signatures: "Photo of stones marking site of festivities at Chinese graveyard. Also located at Little Mountain with Chung...
- 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.
- 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.
Chung family headstones
Black and white copy photograph showing a Chinese headstone of the Chung family written in both Chinese and English. Names on headstone read: Chung Bing Kee Father and Chung LIm Shee Mother.
Signatures: "Photo of tombstones belonging to Wall...
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_1997.053.001
CM 5284 Table Cover Round cream coloured cotton table cover with scalloped edge; floral embroidered pattern in a darker cream.
- 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 ...
- CA CHL CHL_1988.039.002a
CM 3846a Chinese Banknote or Paper Money Dark brown graphics printed both sides of paper rectangle; face of man on front; water landscape on back; Numbered 034944. Lettering reads in part, "THE CENTRAL BANK OF CHINA / ... / TWENTY / YUAN".
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...
Dragon King Chinese Restaurant
- CA CHL CHL_2010.005.0751
Photograph shows the Dragon King Chinese Restaurant located at 46212 Yale Road East, Chilliwack. Photograph was taken by Norman Williams of Norman's Photographic Studio.
- CA CHL CHL_1991.033.005a-b
CM 4470 Chinese Silk Dress The top has purple background with orange embroidery, trim and lining. Embroidery consists of trees, mountains, boat, bridge and pagoda. 27.5 mm slit up either side. Front ties and knots for fastening attached to rosette...
Edenbank Farm Group Portrait
- CA CHL CHL_2004.052.0700
Photograph consists of a group portrait at Edenbank farm, Sardis. Standing left to right: Gertrude Wells, Edwin Wells, Ray Wells, Harry Weeds, C.L. Reid, Frank Blackstock, Archie Atkinson, A.C. Wells. Seated left to right: Allen, Ernest Farrow, Mr...
- CA CHL CHL_1988.027.005
CM 3811 Fan Green blue paper with water-colour floral design in dark green, light pink, dark pink and blue with silver veins on leaves and metallic brown band along top edge; paper glued to thin wooden struts attached to ivory struts near base/han...
- CA CHL CHL_1988.027.006
CM 3812 Fan White feathers painted with water-colours in floral design with two parrots(?) in bright green, dark blue and red; enhanced with gold paint; wax(?) pattern dribbled on; silvery-gold paint applied on top; feathers attached to open cut-w...
- 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...
Group portrait around table
The photograph shows several men and women seated at dinner table, outdoors with Chinese servant.
Booen, James Orville
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_1988.027.004
CM 3810 Handkerchief White, sheer silk, embroidered floral pattern in light purple, light blue, white, light pink and green; and cranes in white, black and purple; scalloped edges in medium pink edge stitch.
- 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.