Collection PR-0181 - Parfitt family collection

Bay Street Armouries from the rear.  Field Street Christ Church Cathedral interior Quadra Street from St. John's Church, looking north Looking north west from the top of St. John's Church Christ Church Cathedral, interior St. John's Church, 1611 Quadra Street Christ Church Cathedral Memorial Hall Christ Church Cathedral cornerstone. Fred and Albert Parfitt National Motors Company Ltd., 819 Yates Street Christ Church Cathedral under construction Christ Church Cathedral under construction Victoria Cold Storage, Ogden Point Docks Christ Church Cathedral, interior Worsted Wool Factory, Montreal Street and Dallas Road Begg Motor Company Ltd. S.W. corner of Yates Street and Quadra Street Motor House Quadra Primary School, 2549 Quadra Street Oaklands Elementary School, Belmont Avenue Louis Nelson's garage and Imperial Oil gas station Turgeson Bros. gas station, 2702 Government Street Fairfield United Church, 1305 Fairfield Road Parfitt Bros. Construction Company office James Bay Inn, 270 Government Street Construction of the Bay Street Armouries Construction of the Bay Street Armouries Construction of the Bay Street Armouries Bay Street Armouries just after construction Royal Jubilee Hospital, east wing Ancient Order of Foresters Hall (AOF), 750 Cormorant Street Plimley's Used Cars British Columbia Hydro sub-station at 678 Bay Street Rennie & Taylor bakery Royal Jubilee Hospital, nurses' home

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Parfitt family collection

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  • Photographs
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  • [ca. 1910]-1989 (Creation)
    Parfitt, James (family)

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75 photographs and 0.01 m of textual records

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Parfitt Brothers was a Victoria construction firm established in 1907 by James, Aaron, Fred, Mark and Albert Parfitt.

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Collection consists of photographs depicting the Parfitt family and buildings that Parfitt Brothers built.

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