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Peddlers' Association and legal cases

Correspondence, insurance policies and claims, accident reports, drivers' licences, and other records of legal cases transacted on behalf of the Peddlers' Association and individual Chinese businesses and residents in Vancouver, by Quene Yip, George Yip, Yip Jack and Yip Him.

Yip, Quene

Peddlers' Association and legal cases

Correspondence, insurance policies and claims, accident reports, and other records related to various business including legal cases transacted on behalf of the Peddlers' Association and individual Chinese peddlers in British Columbia. Interfiled is a draft love or courtship letter, unaddressed and undated.

Yip, Quene

The new Vancouver Chinese telephone directory

Two copies of the 1937-1938 New Vancouver Chinese Telephone Directory, published by Quene Yip for free distribution to Chinese telephone users in Vancouver, Victoria, and New Westminster, including both a telephone or locator directory and a business directory for Chinese residents and businesses of Vancouver.

Yip, Quene

Vancouver Chinatown Golden Jubilee 1886 - 1936

Item is an educational booklet explaining the nuances of the Chinese cultural experience, and how life in Vancouver has had its influences on that experience. It covers topics such as the status of Chinese women in Chinatown, Chinese immigrant attitudes toward religion, and how Chinese benevolent societies evolved in the region. The book contains a number of photos of various immigrant Chinese people, and a number of Chinatown landmarks. The item also contains a number of local advertisements. The booklet has a gold cover with a picture of the Bamboo Arch on its cover. Stamped on the Bamboo Arch picture is "Compliment Mandarin Garden" and then below that the businesses address.

Yip, Quene