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Archival description
Payne family fonds
PR-0008 · Fonds · [ca. 1900]

Fonds consists of photographs of the farms of Harold and Gerald Payne and the Bradley-Dyne family on Saturna Island as well as scenes of North Saanich.

Payne, Gerald Fitzroy (family)
Pauline family fonds
PR-0018 · Fonds · 1896-1913

Fonds consists of photographs showing the Pauline and Fleming families and motoring excursions over the Malahat.

Pauline, Frederick, 1831-1918 (family)
Thomas Rodney Cusack fonds
PR-0016 · Fonds · [ca. 1893-1920]

Fonds consists of photographs showing Thomas Cusack and others in early automobiling scenes as well as Victoria people, businesses, and ceremonies.

Cusack, Thomas Rodney, 1869-1925
Muriel Evans fonds
PR-0015 · Fonds · [1911?]-1968 (predominantly 1911-1945)

Fonds consists mostly of certificates, books, pamphlets, photographs, and a report related to Muriel Evans's work as a fingerprint expert, and her first aid and civil defence work during World War II.

Evans, Muriel
John Humbert McConnell fonds
PR-0020 · Fonds · [ca. 1900-1920]

Fonds consists of one album containing photographs of mainly unidentified groups and individuals.

McConnell, John Humbert, d. 1963 (family)
Hudson W. Blake fonds
PR-0021 · Fonds · 1910-1923

Fonds consists of photographs of relatives and friends of Hudson Blake's father William Alfred Blake. Group photos include classes at Oaklands School, lacrosse teams and Canadian Army units (World War I).

Blake, Hudson W.
John Barnsley fonds
PR-0024 · Fonds · [ca. 1890-1916]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Barnsley family, home, and business and some business records.

Barnsley, John, d. 1924 (family)
Dennis R. Harris fonds
PR-0026 · Fonds · 1885-1929 (predominantly 1907-1929)

Fonds consists of mainly of diaries, letters, bills and cancelled cheques documenting Harris's career as a surveyor. Also included are family photographs and a map of Victoria Harbour.

Harris, Dennis Reginald, 1851-1932 (family)
James Slater fonds
PR-0027 · Fonds · [ca. 1912]

Fonds consists of photographs of horses and a delivery wagon belonging to West End Grocery Co. and Dixi H. Ross and Co., as well as interior and exterior views of the latter's store.

Slater, James
William E. Gardner fonds
PR-0036 · Fonds · 1894-1946

Fonds consists of photographs showing Captain William Gardner and various ships.

Gardner, William Edward, 1870-1947
Fletcher family fonds
PR-0033 · Fonds · [188-?]-1983

Fonds consists mainly of photographs of the Fletcher Bros. music store as well as Victoria businesses, homes, and people.

Fletcher, Thomas W., d. 1927
Victoria E. Lemmax fonds
PR-0037 · Fonds · 1897-1927

Fonds consists mainly of photographs of the Lemmax family and school-related photos and certificates.

Lemmax, Victoria Eleuthera, 1898-1991
Noel F. Lang fonds
PR-0038 · Fonds · [Copied 1978]

Fonds consists of textual records relating to Noel Lang and Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway station names, as well as family photographs.

Lang, Noel Frederick, 1889-1967
William Otto Clunk fonds
PR-0040 · Fonds · [Copied 1978]

Fonds consists of photographs of Girls' Central School and Victoria West School groups.

Clunk, William Otto, 1903-1988
Toyo Takata fonds
PR-0043 · Fonds · [Copied 1978]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Japanese Tea Garden in Gorge Park.

Takata, Toyo, 1920-2002
Donald B. MacPherson fonds
PR-0044 · Fonds · 1894-1986

Fonds consists of reminiscences and photographs of whaling and tugboating.

MacPherson, Donald B., 1899-1985
Muriel Thorne fonds
PR-0049 · Fonds · [Copied 1979]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Ernie Seedhouse family, including the family gas station.

Thorne, Muriel
Rita Hughes fonds
PR-0046 · Fonds · [1873?-192-]

Fonds consists of six piano scores of operas autographed "Miss Helmcken 1873," who is believed to be Catherine Amelia Helmcken (later McTavish), Also included is a photograph of Mrs. Harry Helmcken in a limousine in Beacon Hill Park.

Hughes, Rita Cecilia, d. 1964
Alexander Roberts fonds
PR-0052 · Fonds · [Copied 1979]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Roberts family, various Victoria scenes, and the Nickel Plate Mine at Hedley.

Roberts, Alexander Cross, d. 1974
Dorothy Wilson fonds
PR-0047 · Fonds · [1936-1979]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Russian Ballet School and programmes.

Wilson, Dorothy
Gwen Hall fonds
PR-0050 · Fonds · 1915-1949

Fonds consists of photographs of Gwen Hall and friends.

Hall, Gwen
Winnett A. Brand fonds
PR-0054 · Fonds · 1913-1945

Fonds consists of photographs showing a class at Girls' Central School, classes of Chinese students at Kings Road School, and the second kindergarten class in Victoria, 1945.

Brand, Winnett A.
William E. John fonds
PR-0059 · Fonds · 1932-1993 (predominantly 1966-1971)

Fonds consists of photographs taken mainly during John's career as a freelance photographer for Victoria Press, covering a wide variety of topics relating to everyday life and special events, mainly in Victoria.

John, William E., 1924-2000
Joseph E. Wilson fonds
PR-0061 · Fonds · 1897-1944

Fonds consists of records pertaining to various real estate holdings, building society records, and estate records.

Wilson, Joseph Eilbeck, 1867-1945
Joseph Wilson fonds
PR-0060 · Fonds · 1834-1892

Fonds consists of financial records, correspondence, a diary, family estate records, partnership records, personal estate records, and a real estate journal.

Wilson, Joseph, 1806-1892
William Wilson fonds
PR-0063 · Fonds · 1860-1922 (predominantly 1880-1922)

Fonds includes financial records, correspondence, and records of businesses such as the Belmont Tannery and Capital City Canning and Packing. Also included are records relating to executor activities, loans, real estate and property, mining and mineral claims, estates, clubs, and family.

Wilson, William, 1838-1922
W & J Wilson Limited fonds
PR-0062 · Fonds · 1859-1987

Fonds includes correspondence and financial, building, and employment records. There are also advertisements and notices to customers, orders, shipping lists, stock inventories, catalogues and price lists. Also included are a variety of clippings, broadcasts, photographs, and artifacts.

W & J Wilson
Joanne J. Hughes collection
PR-0069 · Collection · [ca. 1915-1925]

The collection consists of ten photographs of women who were school friends of Joanne Hughes' mother-in-law, Winifred Alice Hughes.

Hughes, Joanne J.
Faith E. Swanson fonds
PR-0071 · Fonds · [ca. 1920-1960]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Wilkinson family, policemen, a Royal visit of the Prince of Wales, and the Victoria harbour.

Swanson, Faith E.
Kathleen M. Paulin fonds
PR-0070 · Fonds · [ca. 1910-1925]

Fonds consists of photographs of Paulin family and friends.

Paulin, Kathleen M.
Cholberg Shipyard collection
PR-0078 · Collection · [between 1918 and 1923]

Fonds consists of photographs, technical drawings, and textual material relating to the Cholberg Shipyards and construction of the S.F. Tolmie.

Cholberg Shipyard
Alexander family fonds
PR-0086 · Fonds · [ca. 1890-1967]

Fonds consists mainly of photographs the Thomas Alexander family.

Alexander, Charles, 1824-1913 (family)
Leonard Frank fonds
PR-0084 · Fonds · [191-?]

Fonds consists of photographs documenting forestry practices on Vancouver Island, and scenes of the Malahat Drive.

Frank, Leonard
Robert C. King fonds
PR-0080 · Fonds · 1979-1980

Fonds consists mainly of photographs documenting royal visits, Chinatown, the Temple Emmanuel, a Freedom of the City Ceremony, and the ferry Princess Marguerite.

King, Robert C.
PR-0085 · Fonds · [1910?]-1931

Fonds consists of photographs depicting the Victoria Chemical Works at the Inner Harbour, construction of the Canadian Explosives plant on James Island, employees of the Chemical Works, and family scenes on James Island.

Victoria Chemical Company Limited
PR-0090 · Collection · [191-]

Fonds consists of photographs of the interior and exteriors of the company building, its employees, automobiles, and mascot.

Victoria Motor Company
John J. Robilliard fonds
PR-0091 · Fonds · [ca. 1900-1956]

Fonds consists mainly of photographs depicting the Robilliard and Jeune familes, the Victoria Machinery Depot, and the Victoria Steam Laundry.

Robilliard, John J., 1879-1959 (family)
Isabel Munn fonds
PR-0098 · Fonds · [ca. 1875-1920]

Fonds consists mostly of photographs of the Munn, Williams and Morrow families.

Munn, Florence Isabel
Floyd, Johnston family fonds
PR-0099 · Fonds · [ca. 1866-1920] (predominantly 1895-1920)

Fonds consists of family photographs of the Floyd and Johnston families.

Floyd, James Sterling, 1867-1922 (family)
PR-0100 · Fonds · 1938-1965

Fonds consists mainly of photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings of the Victoria Girls Drill Team.

Victoria Girls Drill Team
PR-0105 · Collection · [ca. 1906-1910]

Fonds consists of photographs of the Meed family home and activities.

Meed, William (family)
PR-0111 · Fonds · 1901-1951

Fonds consists of a cash journal of the downtown Victoria Eaton's and David Spencer department store.

T. Eaton Co
S.A. Spencer fonds
PR-0106 · Fonds · [ca. 1870-1885]

Fonds consists of commercial photographic portraits.

Spencer, Stephen Allen, 1829-1911
PR-0112 · Fonds · [ca. 1890]-1973

Fonds consists of family photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, theatre programmes, and other material.

Rochfort, William D'Oyly, 1884-1943 (family)
Mr. Spencer fonds
PR-0107 · Fonds · [ca. 1913-1917]

Fonds consists mainly of photographs of the Stuart White's Scandals theatrical troupe.

Spencer, Mr. (Musician)
Charles Hayward fonds
PR-0118 · Fonds · 1859-1937

Fonds consists of Hayward's 1862 diary, Hayward and Jenkinson ledgers, mining company records, and other material.

Hayward, Charles, 1839-1919
Todd Family collection
PR-0115 · Collection · 1909-1980

Fonds consists mainly photographs documenting Albert Todd's 1910 automobile trip, as well as research material pertaining to his life and career.

Todd, Albert Edward, 1878-1928 (family)
Ernest Hayward collection
PR-0119 · Collection · 1899

Collection consists of family correspondence.

Hayward, Ernest Chesney, 1876-1933