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Additional items for Eustace Smith and early timber cruisers

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Eustace Smith. Contents include correspondence, biographical notes and notated documents, and 15 photographs.

Photographs BC-2150-0401 to BC-2150-0412 are reprints of images captured in the 1990s and 2000s and depict the 'S' marked tree in West Vancouver. Photographs BC-2150-0413 to BC-2150-0416 are reprints of images captured in the 1940s and 1950s and depict Smith and others at work in BC. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Anderson, Brook]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Brook Anderson. Contents include correspondence and typed biographical notes.

[Devitt, W. J. Bruce]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Bruce Devitt. Contents include Devitt's CV, notated photocopies of newspapers and documents, 11 photographs and 4 cassette tapes (SPC-011 - SPC-014) containing recorded interview with Devitt.

Photographs BC-2150-0043 to BC-2150-0053 are reprints of images in the 1980s and 1990s and depict transportation of timber, forestry industry social events. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Douglas, Ross Robertson]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Ross Robertson Douglas. Contents include correspondence and biographical notes, 1 photograph and 1 cassette tape (SPC-034) containing recorded interview with Douglas.

Photograph BC-2150-0248 is an image of Douglas dated May 28, 1995. The reverse of the photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Dumont, W. E. (Bill)]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Bill Dumont. Contents include correspondence, resumes, notated photocopies and report documents, 1 photograph and 3 cassette tapes [SPC-056 - SPC-058] containing recorded interview with Dumont.

Photographs BC-2150-0365 is dated 2000 and depicts Bill Dumont.

Forest History Association of British Columbia fonds

  • RBSC-ARC-1692
  • Fonds
  • [ca.1915 - 2002]

Records primarily include research on various individuals involved in the forest industry of British Columbia from the 1930s to the 1970s. These research materials have been gathered and organized by members of the association and include original photographic prints, photograph reprints, correspondence, and written or recorded oral testimonies and interviews.

Forest History Association of British Columbia

[Gairns, Charles Henry (Harry)]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Harry Gairns. Contents include resume and speaking notes concerning Gairns retirement, 41 photographs and 3 cassette tapes (SPC-028 - SPC-030) containing recorded interview with Gairns.

Photographs BC-2150-0203 to BC-2150-0243 are reprints of images captured from the 1950s to 1990s and depict Gairns and other involved in logging practices in Prince George and other Northern and Western British Columbia locations. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Gardner, J. A. F.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Gardner. Contents include correspondence, typed personal recollections created by Gardner concerning his role of Dean of the UBC Faculty of Foresty and 1 photograph.

Photograph BC-2150-0317 is a reprint of an image of Gardner captured in 1978.

[George Percy, Working biography, Interviewed by Gerry Burch]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, George Percy. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, 27 photographs and 2 cassette tapes (SPC-051 - SPC-052) containing recorded interview with Percy.

Photographs BC-2150-0331 to BC-2150-0336 depict railway transportation of timber products near Campbell River and are dated 1942.

Photographs BC-2150-0337 to BC-2150-0355 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s and depict Percy and others are various points in the collection and processing of timber near Squamish, BC. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

Photographs BC-2150-0356 to BC-2150-0357 were captured ca. 1974, depicting a Percy Logging Co. truck transporting timber across the Klinaklina River, and are also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

[Grainger, Martin A.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Martin Grainger. Contents include biographical excerpts, a report of the proceedings of an October, 1915 conference of the Western Forestry and Conservation Association, and an edition of Grainger's book, Woodsmen of the West.

[Hallberg, Kenneth A.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Kenneth A. Hallberg. Contents include correspondence, employment records, notated clippings, 50 photographs, and 2 cassette tapes (SPC-035 - SPC-036).

Photographs BC-2150-0249 to BC-2150-0297 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s to 1960s and depict various aspects of logging practices including industrial equipment, procedures, camp life and accommodations and employees. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

Photograph BC-2150-0298 depicts Hallberg after winning a Bridge tournament in 1993, and is also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

[Logging scenes]

File contains one video tape (SPVT-001) of footage of logging practices and, unrelatedly, scuba diving.

File also contains a textual record explaining the contents of the video tape and a textual record reflecting housing and organization practices of the archives in which this was previously housed.

[Lynum, Harry] and [Lynum, Godfrey]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning Harry Lynum and Godfrey Lynum. Contents include a handwritten document, 4 photographs and 1 cassette tapes (SPC-033) containing recorded interview with Lynum.

Photographs BC-2150-0244 to BC-2150-0247 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s and ca. 1950 and depict timbre, a logging float camp on TalunKwan Island and Lynum. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Marriot, Gordon]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Gordon Marriot. Contents include handwritten research note, 11 photographs and 1 cassette tape (SPC-045) containing recorded interview with Marriot.

Photographs BC-2150-0320 to BC-2150-0330 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s and depict coastal logging practices including equipment, foresters and camps. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Material on Tom Wright]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Tom Wright. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, and 15 photographs.

Photographs BC-2150-0369 to BC-2150-0369 are reprints of images captured in the 1950s and depict #the Nimpkish Valley on Vancouver Island. Photographs BC-2150-0371 to BC-2150-0380 are reprints of images captured in the 1940s to 1990s and depict various forestry functions and Wright.

Photographs BC-2150-0366 to BC-2150-0368 are dated ca. 1995 and depict Wright and others.

The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[McQuillan, Darrell]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Darrell McQuillan. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of documents, clippings, 10 photographs and 3 cassette tapes (SPC-004 - SPC-006) containing recorded interview with McQuillan.

Photographs BC-2150-0025 to BC-2150-0034 are reprints of images captured in the 1940s to 1970s and depict various aspects of logging practices including water transportation, navigation and planning. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Megaw, W. B. (Sandy)]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Sandy Megaw. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, 9 photographs and 1 cassette tape (SPC-043) containing recorded interview with Megaw.

Photographs BC-2150-0301 to BC-2150-0309 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s and 1940s and depict the development and trials of one-man and two-men power saws designed by Megaw. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

Transparencies represent the same images of the photographs.

[Murray, John G.Y.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, John Murray. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, 4 photographs and 2 cassette tapes (SPC-046 - SPC-047) containing recorded interview with Murray.

Photographs BC-2150-0358 to BC-2150-0359 are reprints of images captured in the 1940s and 1950s, and depict Murray with baby porcupine more Passmore, BC and Murray in Canadian Military uniform. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

Photographs BC-2150-0360 to BC-2150-0361 depict aerial views of Loon Lake and portraits of Murray, and are also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

[Patterson, Glen A.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Glen Patterson. Contents include notated photocopies of images and documents and a biographical sketch of Patterson.

[Pearse, Peter Hector]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Peter Hector Hearse. Contents include a biographical summary of Hearse and 1 photograph.

Photograph BC-2150-0202 is a reprint of an image of Hearse captured in 1981.

[Preus, Es.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Es. Preus. Contents include biographical notes, 18 photographs and 2 cassette tapes (SPC-063 - SPC-064) containing recorded interview with Preus.

Photographs BC-2150-0417 to BC-2150-0424 are reprints of images captured in the 1950s and depict logging practices and workers near the Kennedy Lake area in BC. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

Photographs BC-2150-0425 to BC-2150-0434 depict logging scenes in BC, and are also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

[Rasmussen, Sven I.O.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Sven Rasmussen. Contents include a typed report on the Tahsis Company created by Rasmussen, annual report of 1984, small forestry publications, notated newspaper clippings, and 1 photograph.

Photographs BC-2150-0319 is a reprint of an image of Rasmussen captured in 1981. The reverse of the photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Reed, F. L. C. (Les)]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Les Reed. Contents include reports and policies on forestry practices and 3 cassette tapes (SPC-008 - SPC-010) containing recorded interview with Reed.

[Reid, Ken]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Ken Reid. Contents include 3 cassette tapes (SPC-053 - SPC-055) containing recorded interview with Reid.

[Reid, Ken]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Ken Reid. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, and 2 photographs.

Photographs BC-2150-0362 to BC-2150-0363 depict can be dated to ca. 1984, and depict members of the BC Forest Service and its executive.

Research material regarding individuals

Series contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia. Focus is on the biographical details of individuals employed by the Forestry Industry from 1930 to 1970 and features biographical notes, correspondence, photographs, and cassette tape recordings of interviews with individuals as conducted by W. G. (Gerry) Burch, a researcher and member of the FHABC.

[Revel, John]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, John Revel. Contents include notated photocopies of images, research notes and photocopies on a collection of John Revel's poems and odes titled Wanderings of the Mind.

[Russell, Bruce]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Bruce Russell. Contents include notated photocopies of images and documents, biographical notes, and 2 cassette tapes (SPC-066 - SPC-067) containing recorded interview with Russell.

[Shaw, Duncan]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Duncan Shaw. Contents include notated photocopies of documents and biographical notes, 2 photographs and 1 cassette tape (SPC-065) containing recorded interview with Shaw.

Photographs BC-2150-0435 to BC-2150-0346 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s and depict Shaw. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Sloan, William]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, William Sloan. Contents include handwritten research notes, 7 photographs and 1 cassette tape (SPC-044) containing recorded interview with Sloan.

Photographs BC-2150-0310, and BC-2150-0312 to BC-2150-0314 are reprints of images captured in the 1930s and 1960s and depict groups of forestry employees and the Lions Gate Bridge under construction. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

Photograph BC-2150-0311 depicts Sloan in ca. 1996, and photographs BC-2150-0315 and BC-2150-0316 depicts Sloan in 1985 and are also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

[Smith, John Harry Gilbert]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, John Smith. Contents include Smith's CV, and 1 photograph.

Photograph BC-2150-0318 depicts Smith and others receiving Golder Year certificates in 1999.

[Sworder, C. Roy]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, C. Roy Sworder. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, 33 photographs and 2 cassette tapes (SPC-026 - SPC-027) containing recorded interview with Sworder.

Photographs BC-2150-0169 to BC-2150-0172 are reprints of images captured in 1966, 1979 and 1987 and depict groups of people involved in the forest industry and an areal view of Shual Island Dry Land Sorting Grounds. Photographs BC-2150-0173 to BC-2150-0201 are reprints of images captured in the 1950s and depict logging practices, including images of camps, water transportation and bridge development. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Thrussell, S. E. C. (Sid)]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Sid Thrussell. Contents include 2 cassette tapes (SPC-031 - SPC-032) containing recorded interview with Thrussell and a typed transcription of the interview.

[Tolnai, Steven]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Steven Tolnai. Contents include publications, 4 photographs and 3 cassette tapes
(SPC-048 - SPC-050) containing recorded interview with Tolnai.

Photographs BC-2150-0442 to BC-2150-0443 are reprints of images captured in the 1990s and depict Tolnai in British Columbian forests. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Toovey, Jack W.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Jack W. Toovey. Contents include biographical documents and 4 cassette tapes (SPC-022 - 025) containing recorded interview with Toovey.

[Turner, Archie G.]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Archie G. Turner. Contents include a handwritten note, 8 photographs and 1 cassette tape (SPC-007) containing recorded interview with Turner.

Photographs BC-2150-0035 to BC-2150-0042 are reprints of images captured in 1931 and depict logging practices relating to the collection and transportation of timber. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Wasyluk, Mike]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Mike Wasyluk. Contents include handwritten research notes, wage records and copies on the BCFP newsletter, 20 photographs and 1 cassette tape (SPC-062) containing recorded interview with Wasyluk.

Photographs BC-2150-0381 to BC-2150-0400 are reprints of images captured in the 1920s to 1960s and depict Wasyluk at work at Head Chef at forestry logging camps. Photographs also depict Wasyluk as a youth. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Waters, Frank]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Frank Waters. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, 105 photographs and 7 cassette tapes (SPC-015 - SPC-021) containing recorded interview with Waters.

Photographs BC-2150-0054 to BC-2150-0168 are reprints of images captured in the 1920s and depict logging practices including the collection and transportation of timber, various aspects of work and life of the foresters, and tools of the era. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC.

[Wellburn, G. Vern]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, G. Vern Wellburn. Contents include correspondence, notated photocopies of images and documents, 24 photographs and 3 cassette tapes (SPC-001 - SPC-003) containing recorded interview with Wellburn.

Photographs BC-2150-0001 to BC-2150-0021 are reprints of images captured in the 1940s and 1950s and depict logging practices in Western and Northern British Columbia. The reverse of each photograph states the date of the image and a description of the image, as supplied by researchers of the FHABC. Photographs BC-2150-0022 to BC-2150-0024 depict Wellburn and others in 1981 at a ceremony for the planting of the billionth tree in BC, and are also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

[Williston, Ray]

File contains material relating to research conducted by the Forest History Association of British Columbia concerning the individual, Ray Williston. Contents include correspondence, 2 photographs and 5 cassette tapes (SPC-037 - SPC-042) containing recorded interview with Williston.

Photographs BC-2150-0300 to BC-2150-0301 depict Williston at Tom Wright's tree farm in 2000, and are also notated on the reverse by researchers of the FHABC.

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