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Kemano Legion 272 Newsletters

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description17681
Part Of
Kemano Legion 272 fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
ca. 1974 - 1979
Accession Number
2017.1
Scope and Content
Photocopied newsletters from Kemano Legion 272 dated between 1974 and 1979. MayDay photographs.
Part Of
Kemano Legion 272 fonds
Creator
Kemano Legion 272
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2017.1
Responsibility
Groves, Cheryl
Date Range
ca. 1974 - 1979
Physical Description
43 Newsletters 2 photographs : color ; 12.5 x 9 cm 1 invitaion
Scope and Content
Photocopied newsletters from Kemano Legion 272 dated between 1974 and 1979. MayDay photographs.
Storage Location
Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 8

Brown Photo Album of Kemano 1950s

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description32086
Part Of
Viola Bird Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
1950s
Accession Number
2001.21.1
Scope and Content
Brown photo album filled with photos from Kemano. Includes images of camps, workers, machinery, construction, transmission line work, Sports teams, Christmas, Kemano tunnel, and views.
Part Of
Viola Bird Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2001.21.1
Date Range
1950s
Physical Description
1 photo album
Custodial History
Donated by Viola Bird in 2001
Scope and Content
Brown photo album filled with photos from Kemano. Includes images of camps, workers, machinery, construction, transmission line work, Sports teams, Christmas, Kemano tunnel, and views.
Notes
Photocopy of album included.
Storage Location
Curator's Office Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 17

Articles and Documents relating to Kitimat, Kemano, and Alcan

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description32085
Part Of
Vancouver Island Regional Library Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2000.32
Scope and Content
Kemano Completion Project Outline, Oct 1993 Kemano Completion Project Review, Jan 17, 1994 Giant Among Giants, pages 44-51 Magazine - The National Geographic (part of pages 379-398), Sept 1956 Newspaper The Watershed (Kemano project), Nov 1993, Oct 1993 Clippings - The Province (Full-bore to Kemano), Aug 26, 1990 - The Province (Courts Dam Kemano Completion Project), Aug 28, 1991 - The Province (Kemano Project Stalled by courtcase), June 14, 1991 - The Province (Kemano Project Makes Waves), Jan 23, 1994 - The Province (Alcan Critic Taken to Task), May 2, 1995 - The Province (Cave House Peace Generator Units) Maps and patterns relating to Kemano dam.
Part Of
Vancouver Island Regional Library Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2000.32
Custodial History
Aquired June 15, 2000, from the Vancouver Island Regional Library
Scope and Content
Kemano Completion Project Outline, Oct 1993 Kemano Completion Project Review, Jan 17, 1994 Giant Among Giants, pages 44-51 Magazine - The National Geographic (part of pages 379-398), Sept 1956 Newspaper The Watershed (Kemano project), Nov 1993, Oct 1993 Clippings - The Province (Full-bore to Kemano), Aug 26, 1990 - The Province (Courts Dam Kemano Completion Project), Aug 28, 1991 - The Province (Kemano Project Stalled by courtcase), June 14, 1991 - The Province (Kemano Project Makes Waves), Jan 23, 1994 - The Province (Alcan Critic Taken to Task), May 2, 1995 - The Province (Cave House Peace Generator Units) Maps and patterns relating to Kemano dam.
Notes
2000.32.1-8, 2000.32.1a-j, 2000.32.3-7.
Storage Location
Curator's Office Bay 2 Shelf 2 Box 59

MESS band Touring inside the Kemano Powerhouse

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description28212
Part Of
Lina Piroso Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
1995
Accession Number
995.7
Scope and Content
2 photographs of the MESS band Touring inside the Kemano Powerhouse. Tour to kemano organized and paid by Alcan
Part Of
Lina Piroso Collection
Creator
Lina Piroso
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
995.7
Date Range
1995
Physical Description
2 photographs print : colour ; 9.5 x 14.5 cm
Scope and Content
2 photographs of the MESS band Touring inside the Kemano Powerhouse. Tour to kemano organized and paid by Alcan
Name Access
Piroso, Lina
Subject Access
Kemano Powerhouse
MESS
Storage Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 3
Part Of
Chester Steele fond
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
1950-1953
Accession Number
2000.32.
Scope and Content
18 photographs of Kemano.
Part Of
Chester Steele fond
Creator
Chester Steele
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2000.32.
Date Range
1950-1953
Physical Description
13 photographs print : b&w ; 1 photograph print : sepia ; 7x10 1 photograph print : colour ; 10x15
Custodial History
Vancouver Island Regional Library
Scope and Content
18 photographs of Kemano.
Notes
Title based on content of fond.
Name Access
Steele, Chester
Subject Access
Kemano
Kemano Post Office
Kemano Powerhouse
kemano Wharf
Storage Location
Bay 1 Shelf 3 Box 3

Lillianne Sands Collection

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description28251
Part Of
Lillianne Sands Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2003.22
Scope and Content
Photographs of Kemano and Kitimat
Part Of
Lillianne Sands Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2003.22
Scope and Content
Photographs of Kemano and Kitimat
Name Access
Sands, Lillianne
Subject Access
Kitimat
Kemano

Prince Rupert Daily News fonds.

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description14595
Part Of
Prince Rupert Daily News fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
17 Sept. 1991-26 Nov. 1992
Accession Number
2010.1
Scope and Content
The collection consists of photographs of the Alcan Smelter casting in Kitimat, power operations and residential areas in Kemano.
Part Of
Prince Rupert Daily News fonds
Creator
Prince Rupert Daily News
Description Level
Fonds
Item Number
12
Accession Number
2010.1
Responsibility
Prince Rupert Daily News
Date Range
17 Sept. 1991-26 Nov. 1992
Physical Description
12 photographs : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
History / Biographical
The Prince Rupert Daily News is a community oriented newspaper that has been in continuous print for nearly one hundred years. With a proud tradition as the paper of record for Prince Rupert, BC since 1911, the Daily News is still going strong today. The newspaper provides their community and others with the latest information on local news, sports, and cultural activities around the area and important issues concerning Prince Rupert and the North Coast.
Custodial History
Stored at the Prince Rupert Daily News until the collection was transfered, as part of a larger collection, to the Prince Rupert City & Regional Archives. The part of the collection pertaining to Kitimat/Kemano was transfered to the Kitimat Museum & Archives in January of 2010.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of photographs of the Alcan Smelter casting in Kitimat, power operations and residential areas in Kemano.
Notes
Title based on content of the fond.
Name Access
Prince Rupert Daily News
Subject Access
Kemano
Powerhouses
Storage Location
Photograph Storage
Part Of
Ernie Archer fond
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
1984
Accession Number
2001.16.
Scope and Content
Photograph - colour enlargment of original - two grizzly bears at Kemano, old Alcan Dump
Part Of
Ernie Archer fond
Creator
Ernie Archer
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2001.16.
Date Range
1984
Physical Description
1 photograph print : colour ; 28 x 37 cm.
History / Biographical
Ernie Archer was a resident of Kemano from 1975-1993. Ernie stated that visitors would get off the boatand be driven to teh Alcan dump to see the bears.
Custodial History
Ernie Archer
Scope and Content
Photograph - colour enlargment of original - two grizzly bears at Kemano, old Alcan Dump
Notes
Title based on content of fond.
Name Access
Archer, Ernie
Subject Access
Grizzly Bear
Kemano
Storage Location
Archival Shelving - Bay 4, Top Shelf
Part Of
June Coultan Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2005.14
Scope and Content
Collection of photos of Kemano, early townsite, and early Kitimat activities. There is also a greeting card and write-up included.
Part Of
June Coultan Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2005.14
Scope and Content
Collection of photos of Kemano, early townsite, and early Kitimat activities. There is also a greeting card and write-up included.
Notes
Cassette also included which is in the media cabinet.
Subject Access
Kemano
Early Kitimat
Storage Location
Bay 2 Shelf 5 Box 2

Fritz Wurster Collection

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description28258
Part Of
Fritz Wurster Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
1950
Accession Number
2002.32
Scope and Content
Collection of photos from Kemano (originals and copies). Very early & interesting photos of Morrison-Knudsen Construction in Kemano showing camps, harbour, powerhouse, tunnel, transmission line, skid, camps at horestky, camps throughout the transmission line.
Part Of
Fritz Wurster Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2002.32
Date Range
1950
Scope and Content
Collection of photos from Kemano (originals and copies). Very early & interesting photos of Morrison-Knudsen Construction in Kemano showing camps, harbour, powerhouse, tunnel, transmission line, skid, camps at horestky, camps throughout the transmission line.
Name Access
Wurster, Fritz
Subject Access
Kemano
Transmission line
Morrison-Knudsen Company
Powerhouse
Storage Location
Bay 2 Shelf 5 Box 2

Bryan Quinlan Collection

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description28237
Part Of
Bryan Quinlan Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
1950
Accession Number
2003.24
Part Of
Bryan Quinlan Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2003.24
Date Range
1950
Custodial History
Collection of Kitimat Minor Hockey history, notes, photographs; Toastmaster’s Club booklet and photographs; 17 photographs of Anderson Creek Trailer Camp, Smeltersite construction, Quinlan Smeltersite house, Kemano generating unit, Moore Creek drainage, Kemano powerhouse 1950-1955; and 76 slides of the temporary wharf, Smeltersite, and the town; and Kitimat Minor Hocky history notes and town planning maps.
Name Access
Quinlan, Bryan
Subject Access
Kitimat Minor Hockey
Toastmasters
Anderson Creek Camp
Smeltersite
Kemano Powerhouse
Moore Creek drainage
Wharf
Early Kitimat

Vincenzo Abbinante Collection

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description18255
Part Of
Vincenzo Abbinante Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2014.18.1-13
Scope and Content
11 Kemano Project Images
Part Of
Vincenzo Abbinante Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2014.18.1-13
Scope and Content
11 Kemano Project Images

Correspondence and Documents

https://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/en/permalink/description33745
Part Of
Ron Whyte Collection
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
Accession Number
2005.11
Scope and Content
Collection of various correspondence with Ron Whyte, and other documents. Documents include Al Beaton cartoons (Joey and Sagimat-Employment), Scout Camp News Vol 1 No 5, Northwest BC map (1951, The Aluminum Industry Comes to British Columbia), Naming Dam at Nechako Clipping, Chapman's & Seymour Recreations Tournament of Champions 1st Half - 1956/57 team statistics, Kenney Dam naming ceremony map, The Kitimat Kid & Kemano Bill story, and Kitimat vs Kemano Sagimat article (1956).
Part Of
Ron Whyte Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2005.11
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Collection of various correspondence with Ron Whyte, and other documents. Documents include Al Beaton cartoons (Joey and Sagimat-Employment), Scout Camp News Vol 1 No 5, Northwest BC map (1951, The Aluminum Industry Comes to British Columbia), Naming Dam at Nechako Clipping, Chapman's & Seymour Recreations Tournament of Champions 1st Half - 1956/57 team statistics, Kenney Dam naming ceremony map, The Kitimat Kid & Kemano Bill story, and Kitimat vs Kemano Sagimat article (1956).
Storage Location
Curator's Office Bay 1 Shelf 2 Box 15
Part Of
Max Patzelt fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2007.15
Scope and Content
Camera cover, taking iron, gold printing machine, the Goldwriter pen, two boxes of Wedding text, box Bronze tape for embossing, newpaper article and negative- 'Max Patzelt takes a break' (Nov.9, 1982) Three aerial photos on cardboard. 14 Color photos Kemano Plaque unveiling
Part Of
Max Patzelt fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2007.15
Physical Description
1 archive box
Scope and Content
Camera cover, taking iron, gold printing machine, the Goldwriter pen, two boxes of Wedding text, box Bronze tape for embossing, newpaper article and negative- 'Max Patzelt takes a break' (Nov.9, 1982) Three aerial photos on cardboard. 14 Color photos Kemano Plaque unveiling
Notes
Donor: Max Patzelt, 45 Swannel St. Kitimat, B.C., V8C 1H2, 632-7734
Storage Location
Bay 5 Shelf 2
Part Of
unknown donor
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
ca.1952
Accession Number
2019.55
Scope and Content
Slides of Kitimat buildings: 9 slides of the Kitimat River bridge. 14 various slides of "Cyril Henderson, dwelling on alb. city manager, city centre, cormorant school. Nechako centre theatre/gardens, United Church, Arena" 5 slides of the Beach Hospital 1952, until new hospital on Haisla 8 slides of Flying in to Kemano winter + summer 15 slides of various slides: Delta King, original dock, sign of Kitimat, constructors smeltersite + permanent dock.
Part Of
unknown donor
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2019.55
Date Range
ca.1952
History / Biographical
Unknown
Custodial History
Unknown
Scope and Content
Slides of Kitimat buildings: 9 slides of the Kitimat River bridge. 14 various slides of "Cyril Henderson, dwelling on alb. city manager, city centre, cormorant school. Nechako centre theatre/gardens, United Church, Arena" 5 slides of the Beach Hospital 1952, until new hospital on Haisla 8 slides of Flying in to Kemano winter + summer 15 slides of various slides: Delta King, original dock, sign of Kitimat, constructors smeltersite + permanent dock.
Name Access
Henderson, Cyril
Storage Location
Slide Storage
Part Of
Jennings-Giles fond
Description Level
Fonds
Date Range
[ca. 1954 - 1958]
Accession Number
2012.9
Scope and Content
Sagimat Ephemera collected by Walter Jenning-Giles during his years working for Kitimat Constructors in Kitimat and 35 photographs of early Sagimat housing construction.
Part Of
Jennings-Giles fond
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2012.9
Date Range
[ca. 1954 - 1958]
Physical Description
3 Souvenir Menus - Sagimat 2 Newsletters - 'The Sagimat" Envelope 35 photograph prints : b&w
Scope and Content
Sagimat Ephemera collected by Walter Jenning-Giles during his years working for Kitimat Constructors in Kitimat and 35 photographs of early Sagimat housing construction.
Notes
Removed - Kitimat Northern Sentinel April 15, 1954 - discarded Removed - The Sagimat Vol. 1 No. 9 - October 31. 1955 - Discarded Removed - The Sagimat Vol. 1 No. 16 - Feb 4, 1956 - Discarded Removed - 'Casey Sez" Volume 1, Number 12 - November 18 1951 - Published Material Removed - 'Facts About ... Kitimat and Kemano, January 1956 - Published Material Title based on content of fond.
Name Access
Jennings-Giles, Walter
Subject Access
Sagimat
Kitimat Constructors
Storage Location
Artifact Storage Curator's Office (sagimat)

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