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Title Sylvia B. MacLean collection
Collection Sylvia B. MacLean collection
Catalog Number 2002.041.001
Fonds 2002 41
Date 1915 ca.
Level of description Collection
Scope & Content Accession consists of a framed panoramic photograph print showing an overhead view of the Chilliwack townsite ca. 1915. Buildings visible in image include the B.C.E.R. freight shed and station, Chilliwack City Hall, Chilliwack Methodist Church, Five Corners, the Empress Hotel, and St. Thomas Anglican Church. Image takes in the area from Chilliwack Methodist Church, built in 1882, on the left in image, to new residences on First Avenue in the Mountainview subdivision on the right. Panoramic image was likely taken from the roof the B.C.E.R. substation on Young Road, looking north towards Five Corners.
Admin/Biographical History Sylvia B. (Compeau) MacLean is the daughter of Bob and Doris Compeau.
Archival History Donor inherited image from Blanche Morden.
Blanche Morden
Extent of Description 1 photograph print: black and white; 15 x 126 cm