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Subject: Agriculture

Farm Loan Graphic

Farm Loan Graphic, possibly used as an advertisement...

Internal ID: 0003.0038
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

Cranbrook Rotary club Meeting

Cranbrook Rotary club lunch meeting to encourage youth for agricultural pursuits

Internal ID: 0042.0283
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 4th 1927

Cranbrook Rotary Club luncheon about the protection of Bird life.

Cranbrook Rotary club luncheon on the protection of bird life in the Kootenays.

Internal ID: 0042.0289
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 11th 1927

Creston Soldier's Colony

National Service Board urged to have government drain 25,000 acres and settle returned heroes on land in Creston district.

Internal ID: 0050.0396
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 16th 1917

War Foods

Food Controller states Canada's supply of pork products for export to the Allied nations must be increased almost without limit.

Internal ID: 0050.0424
Medium:Newspaper
Date: December 27th 1917

Soil Analysis

Deputy Minister of Agriculture of B.C. and chemist of Central Experimental Farm at Ottawa expect to reach Cranbrook, to study the soil in the district and give advise on best ways to use our lands.

Internal ID: 0052.0250
Medium:Newspaper
Date: July 28th 1906

Creston

90 per cent of male residents show up for mass meeting in Creston to adopt a resolution to present to Victoria asking them to look into reclaiming the fertile lands in Kootenay Valley from yearly overflow.

Internal ID: 0052.0479
Medium:Newspaper
Date: February 1st 1912

Little Family

Guelph, Ont. resident visits son in Cranbrook and was surprised at the large amount of agricultural land in the area.

Internal ID: 0052.0721
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 17th 1912

Doukhobors Back in the News

Doukhobors back in the news, showing a much-used photo of Doukhobor women yoked to a plough. The text is racist and exclusionary. In the first days of Doukhobor settlement the men of the villages went off to earn money while the women and older people were left to get in gardens and crops. In the beginning the villages were unable to finance work animals.

Internal ID: 0131.0119
Medium:Postcard
Date: 1905

Doukhobors Back in the News

Doukhobors back in the news, showing a much-used photo of Doukhobor women yoked to a plough. The text is racist and exclusionary. In the first days of Doukhobor settlement the men of the villages went off to earn money while the women and older people were left to get in gardens and crops. In the beginning the villages were unable to finance work animals.

Internal ID: 0131.0884
Medium:Postcard
Date: 1905

The St.Loi Family

The St.Loi family clearing and working their land at Cranbrook, B.C. with a team of horses.

Internal ID: 0336.0052
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

Auction Sale

Auctioning of items from the Soldier Settlement Board of Canada at Doyle's Livery Barn at Fort Steele.

Internal ID: 0481.0013
Medium:Photograph
Date: July 25th 1924

Early Hay Crop

Early field crop in Castlegar area.

Internal ID: 0503.0003
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

A bunny rabbit

A bunny rabbit

Internal ID: 0523.0216
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

Mount Baker Hotel, Cranbrook

Mount Baker Hotel, Cranbrook, with a corner of the Masonic Temple visible to left side of photo. Note window planters in place. Postcard front, linked to 0019.0128.

Internal ID: 0019.0127
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1935

Mount Baker Hotel, Cranbrook

Mount Baker Hotel, Cranbrook, with a corner of the Masonic Temple visible to left side of photo. Note window planters in place. Postcard front, linked to 0019.0128.

Internal ID: 0019.0128
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1935

Van Horne Tree Planting

Tree planting bee saw 90 trees planted on north side of Van Horne Street.

Internal ID: 0051.0714
Medium:Newspaper
Date: April 27th 1939

Cranbrook Gardens

Cranbrook Junior Chamber of Commerce putting on competition to judge best gardens with contest for amateur gardeners and one for gardens with employed help.

Internal ID: 0051.0952
Medium:Newspaper
Date: June 18th 1940

Cenotaph

Cranbrook veterans ambition in life is to make the veteran grounds the most attractive in the city, and has planted bulbs and shrubs for next spring.

Internal ID: 0052.0654
Medium:Newspaper
Date: November 10th 1922

Cranbrook Possibilities

Letter to the editor from a visitor to Cranbrook who advises the city to enhance the appearance of the city and put in public parks, as an enticement to people visiting the area in view of settling here with capital.

Internal ID: 0052.0705
Medium:Newspaper
Date: June 22nd 1912

Tete Jaune Japanese Internment Camp

Japanese Internment Camp at Tete Jaune, June 1942. Mr Iwanmoto and friend in background, sitting at the Japanese Garden Bridge.

Internal ID: 0073.0015
Medium:Photograph
Date: June 1st 1942

Flower Garden

Hazel Cox, Mrs. Cox, Betty Cox in flower garden.

Internal ID: 0093.0003
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1935

Castlegar Station Museum

Sherrel Koreen working on the landscaping in front of the Castlegar Station Museum.

Internal ID: 0490.0060
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1985

Commemorative Tree

Planting by four people of a commemorative tree, on Zuckerberg Island. Does anyone know more about the event, or who the people are?

Internal ID: 0490.0102
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1985

Zuckerberg Island

Planting by four people of a commemorative tree, on Zuckerberg Island. Does anyone know more about the event, or who the people are?

Internal ID: 0490.0115
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1985

Zuckerberg Island

Planting by four people of a commemorative tree, on Zuckerberg Island. Does anyone know more about the event, or who the people are?

Internal ID: 0490.0118
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1985

Zuckerberg Island

Planting by four people of a commemorative tree, on Zuckerberg Island. Does anyone know more about the event, or who the people are?

Internal ID: 0490.0120
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1985

Zuckerberg Island

Planting by four people of a commemorative tree, on Zuckerberg Island. Does anyone know more about the event, or who the people are?

Internal ID: 0490.0121
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1985

A.C. Lilley

Personalities of Kimberley, B.C.- NEWSPAPER - A.C. Lilley, Cominco Garden Manager until 1970, Kimberley, B.C.

Internal ID: 0196.0355
Medium:Ephemera
Date: 1965

Cominco Gardens

Personalities of Kimberley, B.C. - Photo taken in Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, B.C. L-R - Jim Glanville, Frank Barraclough, unknown, Albert Richardson and Mark Beduz.

Internal ID: 0196.0390
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1967

Cross Family

Personalities of Kimberley, B.C. - Cross Family: L to R: Judi, Heather, Bert, Helen, and Tom at Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, B.C.

Internal ID: 0196.0513
Medium:Photograph
Date: August 1st 1975

Vandermaaten Wedding

Personalities of Kimberley, B.C. - Tom Cross, A.K. and Annie Bond, Helen Cross, (Bride) Judi and (Groom)J.H. Vandermaaten, Doris Cross, Bert and Heather Cross at Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, B.C.

Internal ID: 0196.0514
Medium:Photograph
Date: September 11th 1976

Cominco Gardens

Kimberley, BC - Hospital taken from Cominco Gardens

Internal ID: 0238.0089
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC

Internal ID: 0238.0090
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1970

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley BC; Ted Duivenvoorden with his geraniums. He was the head gardener before the gardens were sold. Compliments of the Daily Bulletin

Internal ID: 0238.0091
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1970

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC

Internal ID: 0238.0092
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1952

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC - facing lower hospital parking lot; gardens under construction

Internal ID: 0238.0093
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC under construction - lower hospital parking lot, hospital in background

Internal ID: 0238.0094
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, under construction, Kimberley, BC - lower hospital parking lot, hospital in background

Internal ID: 0238.0095
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC - hillside overlooking lower hospital parking lot

Internal ID: 0238.0096
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC - hillside above lower hospital parking lot

Internal ID: 0238.0097
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC - gardeners building in background

Internal ID: 0238.0098
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC - gardeners residence in background

Internal ID: 0238.0099
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

Cominco Gardens

Cominco Gardens, Kimberley, BC - hospital in background

Internal ID: 0238.0100
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1960

CPR Station Gardens at Cranbrook

A view looking north of the mature Cranbrook CPR Station gardens.

Internal ID: 0019.0097
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

CPR Station Gardens at Cranbrook

A view looking north of the mature Cranbrook CPR Station gardens.

Internal ID: 0019.0098
Medium:Photograph
Date: 0000

C.P.R. Station Garden at Cranbrook, B.C.

Used colour printed postcard of the C.P.R. station garden at Cranbrook, BC. Hand written note on back. Made in Great Britian.

Internal ID: 0039.0075
Medium:Postcard
Date: 1915

C.P.R. Station Garden at Cranbrook, B.C.

Used colour printed postcard of the C.P.R. station garden at Cranbrook, BC. Hand written note on back. Made in Great Britian.

Internal ID: 0039.0076
Medium:Postcard
Date: 1915

Erickson CPR Garden

Erickson station agent won first prize for the best station garden on all the C.P.R. lines in B.C.

Internal ID: 0050.0752
Medium:Newspaper
Date: October 30th 1930

Fort Steele Autoists

Newspaper article reporting on the repairs taking place on the roads through Westport and Steele, also reporting that the work on the Wild Horse Creek Bar for the C.P.R. is progressing rapidly.

Internal ID: 0053.0021
Medium:Newspaper
Date: May 12th 1922

Cranbrook's CPR Station Garden

Formal garden at the Cranbrook Railroad Station.

Internal ID: 0156.0018
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1900

CPR Station, Erickson, B.C.

An overview of the CPR train station at Erickson, B.C. in 1926. The plantings on the platform are indicative of the great care the station master took with the station garden.

Internal ID: 0180.0004
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1926

CPR Station, Erickson, B.C.

A floral display in front of the CPR train station at Erickson, B.C. in 1926. Erickson was successful in winning best CPR station garden several different times.

Internal ID: 0180.0005
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1926

Cranbrook C.P.R. Gardens and Station

A view of the C.P.R. Gardens at Cranbrook, B.C. with the railroad station in the background - c. 1920.

Internal ID: 0273.0001
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1920

Cranbrook C.P.R. Station Garden

Flower gardens at C.P.R. station, Cranbrook, B.C. - c. 1930. A man stands in the center of the photo and you can see the Cranbrook station in the background.

Internal ID: 0275.0002
Medium:Postcard
Date: 1930

Cranbrook C.P.R. Station Garden

Flower gardens at C.P.R. station, Cranbrook, B.C. - c. 1930. A man stands in the center of the photo and you can see the Cranbrook station in the background.

Internal ID: 0275.0003
Medium:Postcard
Date: 1930

CPR Gardens at Cranbrook Railway Station

The C.P.R. Gardens at the Cranbrook railroad station in the 1950s.

Internal ID: 0338.0001
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1955

Group Photo Outside Dairy Research Unit

A group standing outside Dairy Research Unit, 1977.

Internal ID: 0047.0028
Medium:Photograph
Date: 1977

Pig Breeding

Cranbrook youth ships prize Yorkshire boar to experimental farm for breeding purposes.

Internal ID: 0050.0134
Medium:Newspaper
Date: February 5th 1931

Windermere Fair

Windermere districts seventh annual fall fair.

Internal ID: 0050.0319
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 23rd 1917

Windermere Experimental Farm

Experimental farm noting although grain prices and hog prices are low many farmers are deciding against hog raising.

Internal ID: 0050.0514
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 6th 1931

East Kootenay District Meeting

Annual district institute of the Farmers' Institute of East Kootenay held meeting in Cranbrook with twelve of fourteen institutes present.

Internal ID: 0050.0693
Medium:Newspaper
Date: October 9th 1930

Windermere District Board of Trade

Newspaper article reporting on the Windermere District Board of Trades council's operations. One of the highlights of these meetings was a reception held for the return of conquering here who lead the first expedition to ascend Mount Logan.

Internal ID: 0051.0103
Medium:Newspaper
Date: June 17th 1926

Mrs. W.S. Santo

Reporting on the death of a highly respected pioneer lady.

Internal ID: 0051.0136
Medium:Newspaper
Date: September 30th 1926

Windermere Autoists

Article reporting on the glorious time 135 men and women from the Federation of Canadian Teachers had touring Lake Windermere area.

Internal ID: 0051.0151
Medium:Newspaper
Date: August 29th 1924

Hanging Glaciers Hike

First hand report from ladies who spent holiday on horseback visiting Lake of the Hanging Glacier near Windermere.

Internal ID: 0051.0765
Medium:Newspaper
Date: September 5th 1935

Cranbrook Development

Newspaper excerpt Nelson News - annual review on Cranbrook and district.

Internal ID: 0052.0471
Medium:Newspaper
Date: January 11th 1912

Canadian Bank of Commerce

Well liked bank manager in Cranbrook given silver salver as a token of Cranbrooks esteem for his honesty and fair dealings after being transferred to St. John, N.B.

Internal ID: 0050.0328
Medium:Newspaper
Date: September 27th 1917

Meeting of Provincial Board

Opening sessions of annual meeting for the advisory board of farmers institutes included East Kootenay representative informing all the B.C. horses are being rustled and driven across the border into Montana to a canned meat factory selling to Belgium.

Internal ID: 0050.0620
Medium:Newspaper
Date: November 20th 1930

Farmers' Institute

Annual district convention and dinner of the Farmers' Institutes of East Kootenay to be held in Cranbrook.

Internal ID: 0050.0659
Medium:Newspaper
Date: October 2nd 1930

East Kootenay Farmers Institutes Meeting

Annual district institute convention of the Farmer's Institutes of East Kootenay to be held in Cranbrook.

Internal ID: 0050.0668
Medium:Newspaper
Date: October 2nd 1930

Farmers' Institute Fair

Farmers' Institute fruit fair at Robson, B.C., c. 1912.

Internal ID: 0131.0358
Medium:Postcard
Date: September 1st 1912