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  • CA CUMB CUMB_996.008.002
  • Item

This item was recovered from underground in 1967.

Portrait of Mrs. Hui

  • CA CUMB CUMB_997.039.002
  • Item

The person identified in this photo is the wife of Mr. Hui.

Soya Sauce Bottle Found in Courtenay B.C.

  • CA CUMB CUMB_997.055.001
  • Item

This soya sauce bottle is similar to the ones that were found in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. This bottle was found by Vandermaater while workers were excavating on Condensory Road, Courtenay B.C.

4 Piece Bronze Water Pipe

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.014.001
  • Item
  • [ca.194-]

Used for smoking tobacco; Found in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. Date: ca. Late 1940's.

Wall Hanging Calendar from "Leung's Grocery Ltd."

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.019.001
  • Item

This is a wallhanging from a Leung Grocery Ltd. calendar. The wall-hanging is a painted scene of a cottage by a lake or river, with ducks flying by. It is set in a cardboard frame.

Leung Grocery Ltd.

Jumbo’s Smokey Cabin in Chinatown, Cumberland B.C.

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.019.007
  • Item
  • 1967

Jumbo’s cabin is named after “Jumbo” (aka Hor Sue Mah) who lived in this cabin in Cumberland’s Chinatown for many years. His cabin is the last remaining structure from Chinatown.

Mrs. Finch with a Little Boy

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.031.001
  • Item
  • 1958-02-04

The person identified in this photo is Mrs. Finch with an unidentified little boy. Date: February, 4, 1958.

Mrs. Finch at the Wedding of Archie and May Chow

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.032.001
  • Item

The people identified in this photo are: (L to R) Mrs. Chow Chee, Mrs. Mah, Mrs. Finch, Bessy/ Matthew, Mrs. Chow, Mrs. Lowe, Audrey (child), Lucy, Mrs. Tso, Mrs. Chow Ling, Mrs. Mah, Mrs. Wong, and Fanny Wong.

Wedding of Chow Chee in Front of the Masonic Hall

  • CA CUMB CUMB_998.033.001
  • Item
  • [ca. 193-?]

Chow Chee was the eldest son of Chow Lee; his bride was from China. This photo was taken in front of the Masonic Hall in Cumberland B.C. and the wedding ceremony was held upstairs. Date: ca. 1930's?

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