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2nd West Vancouver Girl Guides float in the 1937 May Day parade

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr4790
Fonds / Collection
Jeanie Allan fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
[May 24, 1937]
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the 2nd West Vancouver Girl Guides float in the May Day parade of 1937. Individuals depicted are: Colour Bearer - P.S. Sylvia Morris; Escort - Jeanie Allan; Pullers - Dorothy Harvey-Smith on left and Betty Robinson on right; Norene Fellowes sits on the float; Lieutenant Luc…
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Jeanie Allan fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
[May 24, 1937]
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the 2nd West Vancouver Girl Guides float in the May Day parade of 1937. Individuals depicted are: Colour Bearer - P.S. Sylvia Morris; Escort - Jeanie Allan; Pullers - Dorothy Harvey-Smith on left and Betty Robinson on right; Norene Fellowes sits on the float; Lieutenant Lucy Smith stands at left of the float and Captain Kathleen Russell stands at right.
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8 x 12 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F053-S01-IT039
Item Number
039.WVA.ALL
Accession Number
2004-001
Creator
Cox, Jeanie Hay (Allan)
Name Access
Cox, Jeanie Hay (Allan)
Girl Guides of Canada
May Day
Subject Access
Cultural Activities - Festivals
Events - Parades
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Notes
Title taken from the back of the photograph.
The corners of the photograph are bent.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (32.9 MB).
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75 years of Guiding in Canada

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr15496
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1985
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the 7th Girl Guide Company of West Vancouver posing behind the decorative flower bed at the south end of the Taylor Way boulevard. The company is celebrating 75 years of Guiding in Canada and the event is commemorated in the plant design in the flower bed.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1985
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the 7th Girl Guide Company of West Vancouver posing behind the decorative flower bed at the south end of the Taylor Way boulevard. The company is celebrating 75 years of Guiding in Canada and the event is commemorated in the plant design in the flower bed.
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 13 x 18 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA C030-S01-IT1425
Item Number
1425.WVA.RAH
Accession Number
2000-004
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Subject Access
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Copyright held by the creator. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. Permission of the copyright holder is required for all other uses.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (36.7 MB).
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Community Day

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr30587
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1981
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Girl Guides carrying flags marching in the Community Day parade.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1981
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Girl Guides carrying flags marching in the Community Day parade.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm
Reference Code
2150.04.103.DWV
Item Number
2150.04.103.DWV
Accession Number
2000-022
Creator
District of West Vancouver. Parks and Community Services
Name Access
Community Day
Girl Guides of Canada
Subject Access
Cultural Activities - Festivals
Events - Parades
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Notes
Photograph is affixed to a page in an album.
Copyright / Terms of Use
West Vancouver Archives holds copyright. There are no restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (34.6 MB).
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Girl Guides

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr8365
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Date
1926-1932
Scope and Content
The file consists of newpaper clippings relating to the activities of the first and second company of Girl Guides in West Vancouver which were started by the Duncan Lawson Chapter of the Imperial Order of the Daughters of Empire.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Date
1926-1932
Scope and Content
The file consists of newpaper clippings relating to the activities of the first and second company of Girl Guides in West Vancouver which were started by the Duncan Lawson Chapter of the Imperial Order of the Daughters of Empire.
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Reference Code
CA BWVA F061-S01-F051
Accession Number
2000-026
Creator
Harrison, Rupert Arthur, 1914-2007
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire
Subject Access
History - Historical Research
Persons
Persons - Adolescents
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Girl Guides on a hike

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr9471
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
[196-?]
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Mary Narod and Gail Johnston of West Vancouver 10th Guide company. The girls are building a fire on Ambleside Beach during a hike.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
[196-?]
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Mary Narod and Gail Johnston of West Vancouver 10th Guide company. The girls are building a fire on Ambleside Beach during a hike.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA C001-IT3363
Item Number
3363.WVA.PHO
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Subject Access
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Recreational Activities - Hiking
Geographic Access
Ambleside Beach (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the caption accompanying the image in a newspaper clipping. See 007.7-1.O15.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Copyright ownership is undetermined. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. Permission of the copyright holder is required for all other uses.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (39.2 MB).
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Jeanie Allan in a Girl Guide uniform

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr4813
Fonds / Collection
Jeanie Allan fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1938
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Jeanie Allan in Girl Guide uniform, taken in West Vancouver.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Jeanie Allan fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1938
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Jeanie Allan in Girl Guide uniform, taken in West Vancouver.
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 7 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F053-S01-IT061
Item Number
061.WVA.ALL
Accession Number
2004-001
Creator
Cox, Jeanie Hay (Allan)
Name Access
Cox, Jeanie Hay (Allan)
Girl Guides of Canada
Notes
Title taken from the back of the photograph.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Oral history interview with Robert and Ruth Thompson

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr3947
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
sound recording
textual record
Date
September 9, 1980
Scope and Content
Item is a recording and transcript of an interview with Robert 'Bert' Alexander Thompson and Ruth Helen (Jackson) Thompson conducted by Rupert Harrison.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
sound recording
textual record
Date
September 9, 1980
Scope and Content
Item is a recording and transcript of an interview with Robert 'Bert' Alexander Thompson and Ruth Helen (Jackson) Thompson conducted by Rupert Harrison.
Physical Description
2 audio cassettes (0:54:00 min)
10 p.
Reference Code
CA BWVA F061-S02-ITRH51
Item Number
RH.51
Accession Number
2000-026
Creator
Harrison, Rupert Arthur, 1914-2007
Responsibility
Rupert A. Harrison
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Harrison, Rupert Arthur, 1914-2007
Thompson, Robert [Bert] Alexander, 1900-1981
Thompson, Ruth Helen (Jackson), 1910-2009
Geographic Access
Memorial Arch (Memorial Park, West Vancouver, B.C.)
Memorial Park (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Original recording is on Tape 21 Side B 3:57 to 45:33 and Tape 22 Side A 0:00 to 12:24.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Access is restricted; records must be reviewed before permission to access is granted. Please consult the archivist.
Copyright held by the creators. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. Permission of the copyright holders is required for all other uses.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Recording is also available as an mp3 (36.4 MB).
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Organizations, buildings, and openings

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr8399
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Date
1921-1989
Scope and Content
The file consists of records relating to a variety of clubs and community organizations in West Vancouver. The records include commemorative booklets, newspaper clippings, bylaws, and historical notes.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Date
1921-1989
Scope and Content
The file consists of records relating to a variety of clubs and community organizations in West Vancouver. The records include commemorative booklets, newspaper clippings, bylaws, and historical notes.
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Reference Code
CA BWVA F061-S01-F085
Accession Number
2000-026
Creator
Harrison, Rupert Arthur, 1914-2007
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Hollyburn Sailing Club
Kiwanis Club
West Vancouver Boys and Girls Band
West Vancouver Lions Club
West Vancouver Sketch Club
West Vancouver Yacht Club
Subject Access
History - Historical Research
Buildings - Religious - Churches
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Organizations - Clubs
Music
Persons - Adolescents
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Organizations - Girl Guides

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr9461
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Information files
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Date
1920-2004
Scope and Content
File consists of documents and newspaper clippings pertaining to West Vancouver Girl Guides and Canadian Girls in Training.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Information files
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
Date
1920-2004
Scope and Content
File consists of documents and newspaper clippings pertaining to West Vancouver Girl Guides and Canadian Girls in Training.
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Reference Code
CA BWVA C005-S01-O15
Name Access
Canadian Girls in Training
Girl Guides of Canada
Subject Access
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Notes
Title based on the contents of the file.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Reminiscences

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr21367
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Date
1986
Scope and Content
Item is several reminiscences provided by long-time West Vancouver residents to Bruce Ramsey, during the writing of 'West Vancouver: A Place of Excellence'. The reminiscences are by Nigel Snelgrove, Lucy E. Smith, and Lloyd Williams. They cover such topics as municipal bus and ferry service, the vo…
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Date
1986
Scope and Content
Item is several reminiscences provided by long-time West Vancouver residents to Bruce Ramsey, during the writing of 'West Vancouver: A Place of Excellence'. The reminiscences are by Nigel Snelgrove, Lucy E. Smith, and Lloyd Williams. They cover such topics as municipal bus and ferry service, the volunteer fire department, Girl Guides in West Vancouver, St. Stephen's Church, and St. John's Ambulance. The material from Lloyd Williams is mainly copies of records held at City of Vancouver Archives.
Physical Description
16 p.
Reference Code
CA BWVA F061-S09-IT010
Item Number
IT010
Creator
Harrison, Rupert Arthur, 1914-2007
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
St. John Ambulance
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church
Subject Access
Health and Safety - Emergency Services
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Public Services - Fire protection
Transportation - Buses
Transportation - Ferries
Notes
Title based on the contents of the item.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Copyright ownership is undetermined. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. Permission of the copyright holder is required for all other uses.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Reference Number
061.9.010.WVA.HAR
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Smith, Lucy

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr9710
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Information files
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Date
1930-1997
Scope and Content
File consists of records pertaining to Lucy Smith, who was a nurse with the St. John's Ambulance Brigade during and after World War II. File includes reminiscences of the Second World War, Lucy Smith's involvement with the Girl Guides, other biographical information and copy photographs. The file …
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Information files
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
graphic material
Date
1930-1997
Scope and Content
File consists of records pertaining to Lucy Smith, who was a nurse with the St. John's Ambulance Brigade during and after World War II. File includes reminiscences of the Second World War, Lucy Smith's involvement with the Girl Guides, other biographical information and copy photographs. The file also includes a letter written by Lucy to the West Vancouver Mayor and Council regarding the proposed closure of the Museum and Archives in 1997.
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Reference Code
CA BWVA C005-S02-S08
Accession Number
1996-018
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
West Vancouver Archives
West Vancouver Museum
Subject Access
Health and Safety - Emergency Services
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Wars - World War II, 1939-1945
Notes
Title based on the contents of the file.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Tracing Lions heritage: history of Girl Guiding in Lions area, BC, 1921-2001

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr14149
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Reference Library
Description Level
Item
GMD
book
Date
2002
Scope and Content
Item is a history of Girl Guides in the Lions Area of British Columbia, including the North Shore of Vancouver, and extending north from Squamish to Pemberton and across to the Sunshine Coast.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
West Vancouver Archives Reference Library
Description Level
Item
GMD
book
Date
2002
Scope and Content
Item is a history of Girl Guides in the Lions Area of British Columbia, including the North Shore of Vancouver, and extending north from Squamish to Pemberton and across to the Sunshine Coast.
Physical Description
1 v.
Reference Code
CA BWVA C004-IT013
Item Number
IT013
Responsibility
Maureen Rennie
Name Access
Girl Guides of Canada
Subject Access
Organizations - Adolescents' societies and clubs
Persons - Adolescents
Copyright / Terms of Use
No restrictions on access. Reproductions provided in accordance with Copyright legislation.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Reference Number
026.WVA.REF
007-5.013
Publication
North Vancouver : Girl Guides of Canada, Lions Area Council
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