Thursday, December 22, 2011

Merry Christmas! We will be back in the New Year.


                                                                                         1995.136.1.1


Its Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas by Bing Crosby on Grooveshark

Kindergarten Christmas! Do you know any of these rapscallions?

                                                                                                1994.63.9.3

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1943
Title:  Kindergarten Playing at a School During Christmas; Slocan, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Christmas! Dance! Do you know anyone?

                                                                                                1995.139.1.12

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1945
Title:  Christmas Dance; Slocan, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Winter Wedding! Do you recognise these two?

                                                        2011.68.1.61

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1942
Title:  A Portrait of a Bride and her Bridesmaid; Greenwood, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Do you know this family's name?

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1948
Title:  A Portrait of Frank, Mary and Eleanor; The Orchard, New Denver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, December 16, 2011

Do you know this violinist and his friend?

                                          2010.23.2.4.353

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  A Violinist and Friend in a Winter Forest

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Do you know these two darlings?

                                                    2010.23.2.4.291

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  A Studio Portrait of Two Girls in Light Coloured Dresses

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Do you recognise these little gods?

                                                                           2011.13.2.1

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1943
Title:  Two Young Boys at Internment Camp; New Denver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Nikkei Voice Edition - December

The museum has partnered up with the Nikkei Voice to put more names to faces.  Each month the Nikkei Voice will publish one of the museum's 'lost' photographs asking their readers for help.  The image will in turn be posted here as a way for the audience to get in contact with us.  So here is the Nikkei Voice's December edition of Lost and Found:

                                                                                                    1994.60.18

What we know:

Date:  1945
Title:  Christmas Party; New Denver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Does anyone know this cowboy?

                                                                                               2010.23.2.4.325

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1938
Title:  A Young Man on Horseback in Chaps with a Rifle and Handgun

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Snowmen! Do you know this one?

                                        2010.23.2.4.286

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  An Outdoor Portrait of a Boy Leaning on a Snowman 

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Do you know these wintery people?

                                                                                                   2010.23.2.4.71

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  1942
Title:  An Outdoor Group Portrait in the Winter; Fort McLeod, AB 

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, December 2, 2011

Happy Friday! Do you recognise these dapper gentlemen?

                                                      2011.79.4.1.1.74

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1935
Title:  A Portrait of Two Men Posing on a Boat with a Woman Climbing Stairs 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Do you recognise these kimono-clad girls?

                                                       2011.68.1.100

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  A Studio Portrait of a Woman and Girl Wearing Kimono
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Do you know any of these Tashme youngsters?

                                                                                                      2011.71.1.59

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  An Outdoor Group Portrait of a Women and a Group of Boys and Girls on Rocks in Front of a Forest; Tashme, BC
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Lost and Found is away for a week (I know we could not believe it either.)

                                                      2011.71.1.110
But we will be back as quick as these two can scoot down the street.  


Happy Week!

Do you know any of these winterland people?

                                                                                           2010.23.2.4.51

Because we know some but not all.  What we do know:

Date:  1945
Title:  Mrs E and Randy Outside in the Winter with Others at the New Denver Internment Camp; New Denver, BC
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, November 18, 2011

Snow! Do you recognise these angels?

                                                                                                     1996.178.1.22

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1943
Title:  Going to Kindergarten; Popoff, Slocan, BC
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Do you know these little ones?

                                       2011.79.4.1.1.98

Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1935
Title:  A Studio Portrait of a Boy and a Girl
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Do you recognise this gentleman?

                                                                                        2011.79.4.1.1.96
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1935
Title:  A Portrait of a Man in Uniform and Cap
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Do you recognise these two?

                                                                                                    1994.64.9.4
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1947
Title:  A Portrait of a Woman and a Young Girl Leaning out of a Train Window
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, November 11, 2011

Rememberance Day. Do you know any of these Veterans?

                                                                                                    1992.30.1
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1990
Title:  Japanese Canadian Remembrance Day; Vancouver, BC; 70th Anniversary; Nov. 11, 1990
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Nikkei Voice Edition - November

The museum has partnered up with the Nikkei Voice to put more names to faces.  Each month the Nikkei Voice will publish one of the museum's 'lost' photographs asking their readers for help.  The image will in turn be posted here as a way for the audience to get in contact with us.  So here is the Nikkei Voice's November edition of Lost and Found:

                                                                                                2010.23.2.4.538  

What we know:

Date:  1954
Title:  A Group Portrait of the Nisei Chatham Industrial League Baseball Champions; Chatham, ON

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Do you recognise any of these farmers?

                                                     2010.23.2.4.126
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  A Group Portrait of Two Men and Two Boys in a Field

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Do you know this ballerina?

                                                                                           2010.23.2.4.328
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  An Indoor Portrait of a Girl in a Ballet Outfit

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, November 4, 2011

Do you recognise anyone from this Bay Farm kindergarten class?

                                                                                                     1994.64.9.2
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1943
Title:  Outdoor Class Group Portrait of Kindergarten Children at Bay Farm; Slocan, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Do you recognise any of these kimono-clad women or where they are?

                                                                                            2011.64.3.31
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1939
Title:  Women Walking Down the Street in Kimonos; Vancouver, BC?

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Do you know these Greenwood newlyweds?

                                                                                       2011.68.1.63
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1942
Title: A Portrait of a Bride and Groom; Greenwood, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Monday, October 31, 2011

Happy Halloween! Do you know this little witch?

                                                         2010.23.2.4.289
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1954
Title:  An Indoor Portrait of a Girl Dressed Up as a Witch on Halloween; Toronto, Ontario

That is it!  What can you tell us?

I know it is an early date but perhaps you recognise some of these fish boys?

                                                                                              2010.23.2.4.176
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1913
Title:  An Outdoor Portrait of a Group of Men with a Large Fish; Ikeda Bay, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, October 28, 2011

Do you know any of these little ladies?

                                                                 2010.80.2.81
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1939
Title:  Parade Float celebrating the Royal Visit; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Do you recognise any of these dancing dears?

                                                                                             2010.23.2.4.421
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1944-1945
Title:  A Portrait of Two Dancing Couples at a New Year's Eve Party; Toronto, ON

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Do you know any of these women?

                                                                                                        2011.19.13
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1941
Title:  Women's Group Portrait; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, October 21, 2011

Do you know any of these lovely little girls?

                                                                                               2010.23.2.4.292
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1945
Title:  An Indoor Group Portrait of Girls Holding Dolls at a Christmas Party?

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Do you know any of these dashing gentlemen?

                                                                                                  2010.23.2.4.97
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  An Outdoor Portrait of a Large Group of Men at a Train Station

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Do you recognise this lovely lady?

                                                     2010.23.2.4.466
Because we don't. 
 
What can you tell us?

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Do you recognise any of these children from Port Hammond?

                                                                                                    1996.153.1.1
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1941
Title:  Grade Three Class Portrait; Port Hammond, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, October 14, 2011

Nikkei Voice Edition - October

The museum has partnered up with the Nikkei Voice to put more names to faces.  Each month the Nikkei Voice will publish one of the museum's 'lost' photographs asking their readers for help.  The image will in turn be posted here as a way for the audience to get in contact with us.  So here is the Nikkei Voice's October edition of Lost and Found:

                                                                                           2010.23.2.4.500    

What we know:

Date:  1945
Title:  Lemon Creek Student Council; Lemon Creek, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Do you know any of these gentlemen?

                                                                                               1994.64.7.201
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1920
Title:  An Outdoor Portrait of Men Standing with Members of the Asahi Baseball Team
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Do you know any of these cool cats?

                                                           2010.23.2.4.432
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  Four Men Walking on a Sidewalk; Toronto, ON
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Do you recognise any of these parade-goers?

                                                                                                        2010.80.2.130
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1939
Title:  A Group Portrait of Girls in Kimonos at the Japanese Language School on Alexander Street; Vancouver, BC
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, October 7, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving. Do you recognise any of these diners?

                                                                                                   1995.120.1.3
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1944
Title:  Tashme Thanksgiving Party; Tashme, BC
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Do you know any of these Japanese Canadian Citizens' Leaguers?

                                                                                               2000.14.1.2.2
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1938
Title:  Japanese Canadian Citizens' League National Convention; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Do you recognise any of these costume clad performers?

                                                                                                     2010.23.2.4.19
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1933
Title:  Vancouver Bukkyokai Costume Party; Vancouver, BC 

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, September 30, 2011

Do you know any of these cheerful children?

                                                                                                    1996.178.1.23
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1943
Title:  Kindergarten Class; Popoff or Slocan, BC
 
That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Do you recognise anyone from this family?

                                                                                                       2010.80.2.46
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c. 1937
Title:  A Group Portrait of a Family Around a Set Dinner Table

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Do you know any of these festivity goers?

                                                                                                                 1992.1
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  1971
Title:  JCCA Annual Christmas Party at the Hotel Vancouver; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Do you know any of these thespians?

                                                                                                      2010.49.9
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  1943
Title:  Lemon Creek Concert

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, September 23, 2011

Camp week. Do you know any of these men from Red Pass?

                                                                                                  1993.40.5
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1946
Title:  Group of Men at Red Pass Camp; BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Camp week. Do you know any of these picnicking men?

                                                            1993.40.11
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date:  c. 1942
Title:  Black Spur Camp Picnic; BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?