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Wallace B. Chung and Madeline H. Chung collection File
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[Copies of records from Herbert Lim's personal archive]

Copies of documents and photographs from the personal archive of Herbert Lim, a Chinese-Canadian with the Special Operations Executive in World War II, China Theatre. Lim signed, stamped and annotated many of the photographs and documents which relate to his training, time spent in Burma, personal history and controversies of a historical nature.

Lim, Herbert

Dock Yip history

Article from Globe and Mail about Kew Dock Yip, and list of interview questions compiled by Randall Yip. The article is currently on display in Exhibition Drawer 22.4 in the Chung Gallery. "I am not Chinese - I am Canadian"

Yip, Randall

Quene Yip history

Documents related to Quene Yip, including letters to the editor of the Vancouver Sun, written by Quene Yip, and copies of photographs and documents from the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame. Some materials from this file are on display in Exhibition Drawer 22.4, including "A Plea for Modification."

Yip, Randall

Empress to the Orient, sponsored by Canadian Pacific Limited

This album consists of promotional material for the Empress to the Orient exhibition at the Vancouver Maritime Museum in May 1991 to January 1992. It includes a press kit consisting of a colour poster advertising the exhibition, the notes for remarks by William W. Stinson, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Pacific Limited, and E. V. Dodge, the Executive Vice-President of Canadian Pacific Rail. The album also consists of a May 6, 1991 press release by the Vancouver Maritime Museum regarding the opening of the exhibition to the public and a communique issued by the Royal Canadian Mint on May 15, 1991, regarding a one hundred dollar commemorative gold coin depicting the C.P. R.M.S. Empress of India. Enclosed within the press kit are fifteen photographs of the exhibition, and an article from the January 1992 issue of Vancouver Magazine.

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Empress to the Orient, Vancouver Maritime Museum Exhibition

This album consists of photographs of the Empress to the Orient exhibition, including photographs of the opening ceremonies with Drs. W. B. and M. H. Chung and William W. Stinson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Pacific Limited. The photographs of the exhibition include several of the recreated dining room, grand saloon, and Chinese immigrant quarters displays, as well as many photographs of various artifacts, such as posters, paintings, tableware, and china that were loaned by the Chungs to the museum for the exhibition.

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Trans-Canada Limited

Four matte and three glossy lithoprints promoting the 1990 Vancouver Antiquarian Book Fair featuring a reproduction of a Canadian Pacific Railway Company poster advertising summer 1925 sleeping car travel and depicting a train winding through the Rocky Mountains.

Vancouver Antiquarian Book Club

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