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Aboriginal Forestry Collection

  • UBCA-ARC-1434
  • Collection
  • 1952, 1975-1989

The collection consists of materials related to Aboriginal Peoples’ land claims and forestry practices in British Columbia and worldwide. Materials include correspondence, press clippings, publications, and reports.

Division of Industrial Education fonds

  • UBCA-ARC-1470
  • Fonds
  • [1952?]-2002

Fonds consists of records made and received by the Division of Industrial Education. The bulk of the fonds documents the administrative activities of the Division, such as personnel, budgets, meetings, committees, and the association with the Faculty of Education and other offices at UBC. The fonds also contain program development documentation, including proposals, curriculum, course outlines, and other teaching materials. Additional records are related to the field of Industrial Education in general. Textual records are comprised of memorandums, meeting agendas and minutes, correspondence, reports, notes, curriculum, and lesson plans. Non-textual records include photographs and technical drawings.
Fonds is arranged in the following series: Administration series, Programs series, and Miscellaneous series. The Administration series also consists of five sub-series: Faculty, Budgets; Meetings; Faculty of Education and UBC; and Committee. The Programs series also consists of the Courses sub-series.

University of British Columbia. Division of Industrial Education

Dianne Longson – UBC Campus Photograph fonds

  • UBCA-ARC-1469
  • Fonds
  • 1994 - 2009

The fonds consists of approximately 1,750 35 mm. negatives of photographs taken between 1994 and 2008 by Longson. Over the years, several of her images were used to illustrate Christmas and other greeting cards for various University units. In addition, selective prints from the negatives have been scanned and added to the online photographic database. The fonds also includes printed and electronic samples of the cards created from the Longson images and digital copies of some photos stored on CDs.

Longson, Dianne

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering fonds

  • UBCA-ARC-1468
  • Fonds
  • 1950 - 2019

The fonds consists of agendas, brochures, correspondence, copies of legal documentation, memos, minutes, newsletters, notes, photographs, and proposals. The fonds consists of seven series: Administrative series, Curriculum series, Correspondence series, Faculty Affairs (General) series, Newsletter series, Legal series, Photographs series.

University of British Columbia. Dept. of Chemical and Biological Engineering fonds

Administrative series

Series consists of brochures, proposals, notes, information regarding the justification for the Chemical Engineering department, records associated with the merger of the Chemical Engineering and Bio-Resource Engineering departments, and paperwork associated with department activities.

Football series

The records reflected in the Football Series include Game Programs 1948-1961, historical research notes on football at UBC, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and a football roster from 1972. As with other series, football programs and statistics can be found in the Media and Promotions Series.

Basketball series

The Basketball Series consists of media guides, statistics, research materials, and yearbooks. Also included is a scrapbook for the 1991-92 season and newspaper clippings. The Media and Promotions Series contains basketball programs and other publications on UBC basketball statistics

Golf series

The Golf Series is one fo the more significant in the Department of Athletics and Recreation fonds. Included in this series are correspondence, newspaper clippings, and financial statements. In addition, player training schedules, team rosters, scorecards, and tournament programs make up many of the records. Also included are agendas, travel itineraries, and player personality profiles.

Field Hockey series

The records in the Field Hockey Series are comprised primarily of research materials on the history of field hockey at UBC. Other documents in this series include roster lists, newspaper clippings, bulletins, and committee responsibilities. In addition, UBC Field Hockey programs and statistics can be found in the Media and Promotions Series.

Ice Hockey series

The Ice Hockey Series consists of team rosters, programs, scoresheets, and newspaper clippings. Also found in the series are scrapbooks made up of news clippings from the 1940s and 1950s and a history of UBC ice hockey by Bus Moore. Similar to the other series listed in the fonds, further ice hockey programs and statistics can be found in the Media and Promotions Series.

Assorted Sports series

These files contain records of multiple UBC sports teams. Please see the file list for sports covered in this series. Items include newspaper clippings, The Point [campus sports newspaper], media guides, and other miscellaneous items.

Other Sports series

Sports found in this series include skiing, gymnastics, wrestling, rowing, sailing, and tennis. Records in this series are made up of correspondence, newspaper clippings, research materials, programs, and results.

Volleyball series

Newspaper clippings, team list for 1987-88, score sheets, and team plays make up the central extent of the records in the Volleyball Series. Further programs and statistics on volleyball at UBC can be found in the Media and Promotions Series.

Athletic Events series

This series consists of agendas, memorandums, and correspondence mainly on the Millennium Breakfast in the 2000s. Also present are records relating to the Big Block Awards Banquet and UBC Hall of Fame, including programs, newspaper clippings, and other miscellaneous items.

Media & Promotions series

The Media and Promotions Series makes up the most extensive portion of the Department of Athletics and Recreation fonds, and sporting publications make up the majority of those records. Included are programs, media guides, championship statistics, fact books, and yearbooks related to the more dominant sports at UBC. News releases can be found in this series, but the most common records are newspaper clippings and sporting publications. Editions of the Alumni magazine Blue & Gold can be found along with miscellaneous items on the UBC Hall of Fame, BC Hall of Fame, and the Big Brock Club.

Rugby series

Records found in this series include newspaper clippings, hand-drawn rugby plans, rugby crests [textiles], press guides, ruby programs, team rosters from 1970-74, and other rugby publications.

Soccer series

The records in the Soccer Series consist of game sheets for men’s and women’s soccer games, predominantly for 2013-2014. Also found are newspaper clippings, media guides, and soccer programs. Further newspaper clippings and soccer programs can be found in the Media and Promotions Series.

Swimming series

The Swimming Series consists of newspaper clippings, research materials, ephemera, swimming results, and meeting minutes from the 2002 swim championships. More information on swimming at UBC can be found in swimming programs, results, and newspaper clippings in the Media and Promotions Series.

Athletics History series

This series consists of research compiled by Fred Hume on the history of athletics at UBC. Included is a chronological outline of the history of many of the university’s sports teams and the development of sporting facilities at the university. Materials also contain research on coaches and profile write-ups on sports people for the UBC Sports Hall of Fame. Football programs can be found in this series 1952-2019.

Athletics photographs series

The photographs in this fonds contain headshots of individual UBC athletes, coaches, managers, and administrators. Also included are team photographs, action shots, mascots and cheer squads. In addition, there are images of the Bobby Gaul Memorial Trophy presentations, Big Block and UBC Hall of Fame events. Unidentified images have been retained; specifically, unknown women athletes and teams were retained as women’s sports are underrepresented. Predominant sports represented in the photos include Thunderbirds football, ice hockey, volleyball, basketball, field hockey, soccer, swimming and rowing. There are photos of UBC athletes and teams in fencing, rugby, wrestling, gymnastics, tennis, square dancing, curling, skiing, sailing and cross country track and field.

Baseball Series

This small series includes season statistics from 2001, memorandums, and a post-season roster from 2005. In addition, please see the Media and Promotions Series for baseball programs and other publications on UBC baseball statistics.

Department of Athletics & Recreation fonds

  • UBCA-ARC-1467
  • Fonds
  • [190-?]-2019, predominant 1990-2013

The records of the Department of Athletics and Recreation fonds are representative of the athletics side of the Department of Athletics and Recreation. While athletics and recreation fall under the same department, in practice, they operate independently of one another. Their textual records are also physically held at separate locations. Surviving records in the Department of Athletics and Recreation fonds are broadly representative of the achievements of UBC athletes and teams. Far less extensive, are the types of administrative documents produced or accumulated in the course of the day-to-day business of the department. Examples of records present in the fonds include programs, historical research, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, team rosters, scoresheets, profile write-ups, yearbooks, media guides, correspondence, agendas, training schedules, coaching handbooks, travel itineraries, and ephemera.
The Department of Athletics and Recreation fonds is arranged in the following series; Athletics photographs, Athletics History, Baseball, Basketball, Athletic Events (including Big Block, Hall of Fame, and Millennium Breakfast), Cross Country Track and Field, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Media & Promotions, Assorted Sports, Other Sports (which includes Skiing, Sailing, Tennis, Gymnastics, Rowing and Wrestling), Rugby, Soccer, Swimming and Volleyball.

University of British Columbia. Department of Athletics & Recreation


  • UBCA-ARC-1466
  • Fonds
  • 1971-2009

Fonds consists of textual and audiovisual material related to David Suzuki's professional work. It includes notes and manuscripts of several of his books, including From Pebbles to Computers and Sciencescape and copies of correspondence relating to his articles published by The Globe and Mail, the Southam News Syndicate and Science Dimension in the 1980s. It also includes correspondence relating to his professional work, his broadcasting and literary career, his work in the Department of Zoology at UBC, and research materials, information and correspondence regarding various associations to which Suzuki belonged or had dealings. It also includes recordings of David Suzuki's "Discovery" and "Equinox" from 1983-1990 and video recordings of some episodes of "The Nature of Things" from 1994, and copies of his speeches from 1985-2009.

Suzuki, David

Audiovisual Materials series

Series consists of audiocassette tapes of the CBC radio shows “Dr. David Suzuki’s Discovery” and “Equinox.” Tapes average 15-25 minutes in length and include weekday and weekend editions of the shows, which cover various topics in the sciences and humanities. This series also includes several Betacam videocassettes of the CBC show “The Nature of Things” starring Suzuki. The average run time is between 45 and 55 minutes.

Books series

Series consists of drafts and draft chapters of published books by Suzuki, research materials, edited drafts, and correspondence with co-authors, contributors and publishers. In addition, it includes information about several uncompleted projects, including a book called “The Forest” and another about Japan. The files are arranged chronologically by publication date.

Articles series

Series consists of draft copies of articles, columns and commentaries, correspondence relating to the articles’ publication for Suzuki’s article series with The Globe and Mail (1987-1989), the Southam News Syndicate (1985-1995) and Science Dimension (1984-1986). In The Globe and Mail correspondence files, one can find correspondence relating to Suzuki’s column’s cancellation and the fallout from that decision. Series is arranged chronologically by the start date of the column and then chronologically within each article series.

Correspondence series

This series consists of correspondence relating to Suzuki’s personal and business life outside of specific causes, issues or associations to which he belonged. They include requests for personal appearance, correspondence on particular subject matters, and correspondence with specific individuals. Series is arranged chronologically.

David Fischer fonds

  • UBCA-ARC-1465
  • Fonds
  • 1977-[2007?]

The fonds consist of preliminary and working set design construction drawings and sketches for several productions on which David Fischer worked. It also contains show books that highlight his work. Highlights of the set designs in this fonds include his work on Shiney’s Head, Lonesome Dove The Series, Harvey, The Beachcombers, and Burton Cummings Going For Gold – a CBC production.

Fischer, David

Show Books series

This series includes albums showing David Fischer’s pre-production work and the finished product.

Other Productions Set Design series

This series consists of set design drawings and plans for the film, theatre, and TV productions listed here; “After Shock” (oversized); “After the Season” (oversized); “The Angel of Pennsylvania Ave;” “Angels in the Endzone;” “Boy Meets Girl” (oversized); “The Beachcombers” (oversized); “Bliss” (oversized); “Burton Cummings Going For Gold” (oversized); “Call of the Wild” (oversized); “The Christmas Secret” (oversized); “The Collected Works of Billy, the Kid” (oversized); “Comrades of Summer” (oversized); Conquest; “Da Vinci’s Inquest” (oversized); “The Experts” (oversized); “Elegy;” “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” (oversized); “Kansas Factory;” “The Snow Queen;” “The Suspect (oversized);” “Sweetwater” (oversized); and “Unknown productions.”

Shiney’s Head Set Design series

This series consists of thirty-three hand-drawn set designs for “Shiney’s Head.” The film was shot in Dublin, Ireland. The working title was “Delaney’s Flutter” and was also known as “On the Nose.”

David Measday fonds

  • UBCA-ARC-1464
  • Fonds
  • 1959-2014

Fonds consists of materials related to David Measday from his time as a graduate student at Oxford to his post-retirement work at UBC. The fonds primarily include material regarding his research, academic writings, and administrative duties at the University of British Columbia. Additionally, reports arise from various international, governmental, and non-governmental organizations with which Measday had some association. Organizational records include materials for the development of TRIUMF. There is also a small amount of teaching material from lectures and physics courses taught by Measday. Material is organized into series based on intuitional association, most of which is from Measday’s time working at UBC and TRIUMF.

Measday, David

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