Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

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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...

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�...

Currency (Chinese)

  • CA CHL CHL_1988.039.002a
  • Item

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".

Currency (Chinese)

  • CA CHL CHL_1988.039.002b
  • Item

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 ...

Chilliwack's Chinatowns: A History

Chad Reimer, PhD, follows dual trails of arson in his book that explores Chilliwack's Chinatowns, which were nearly lost to the past.

Reimer, Chadwick T., 1963-

Side view of river steamer S.S. Gladys locked in river ice

  • CA CHL CHL_001089
  • Item
  • [ca.190-]

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

Portrait of group having tea in front of Hulbert house

  • CA CHL CHL_000119
  • Item
  • [ca.1896]

Photograph consists of portrait taken of a group seated around a table, having tea, outside of the Hulbert house in Sardis, ca. 1896. Individuals identified in group include, from left to right: Rachel McLeod (holding tea cup), Joe Banks, unidenti...

Booen, James Orville

Horse drawn mechanical hops sprayer with Chinese boss, Sing

  • CA CHL CHL_005406
  • Item

Photograph consists of a view of a horse drawn mechanical hops sprayer between rows of hops, with Chinese boss Sing standing at left behind sprayer. Signatures: "Sing, and the spray engine" is written in white margin below image. "...

Edenbank Farm Group Portrait

  • CA CHL CHL_2004.052.0700
  • Item
  • 1899

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...

Dragon King Chinese Restaurant

  • CA CHL CHL_2010.005.0751
  • Item
  • 1997

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.

Williams, Norman

Dorothy Chung in front of Chinese Masonic Hall

  • CA CHL CHL_007472
  • Item
  • 1947

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...

Chinese domestic worker with William Smith

  • CA CHL CHL_P.Coll 120 Item 46
  • Item
  • 1896

Photograph consists of an unnamed Chinese domestic worker from the household of Lister Smith holding Lister's young son William Smith on his knee. Signatures: "L.N. Smith's baby & cook" written on original container.

Booen, James Orville

Chinese Worker Wing at Edenbank Farm

  • CA CHL CHL_2004.052.0633
  • Item

Photograph shows a Chinese Canadian worker from Edenbank Farm, named Wing. Signatures: "Wing and the shed he lived in at Edenbank" is written on the back of the photograph.

Chilliwack Athletic Club baseball team in Hope, BC

  • CA CHL CHL_004229
  • Item
  • [ca. 1926]

Photograph consists of group portrait of Chilliwack Baseball Team. Six men are standing behind three crouched men with baseball mitts and crossed bats. Front row: Mickey Burden, Gan Evans, Joe Erickson. Back row: Pete Toms (Yuen), Chuck Hyslop, ...

Chilliwack Baseball Team

  • CA CHL CHL_004312
  • Item
  • [ca.1939]

Photograph shows members of the Chilliwack baseball team at Hope. Signatures: "Left to right: Bill Evans, Rob Carruthers, Pete Toms (Yuen), Walter Smith "Goosey", Mickey Burden, Dan Evans, Joe Erickson, Ed Edgar, Arthur Graham".

Aerial view of Chinatown South

  • CA CHL CHL_004750
  • Item
  • 1947

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...

Lewis, Marion

Photograph of Wong Mui

  • CA CHL CHL_1999.029.069.009
  • Item
  • 1966-5-4

Photograph shows Wong Mui, a Chinese girl from Hong Kong, who has been financially adopted through the Foster Parents Plan by Mr. and Mrs. E.G. Batty of Chilliwack. The photograph was published in the Chilliwack Progress newspaper on page 24, May ...

The Chilliwack Progress

Group portrait of the Yip On family

  • CA CHL CHL_007642
  • Item
  • [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...

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