Monday, October 31, 2011

Happy Halloween! Do you know this little witch?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Do you recognise any of these children from Port Hammond?

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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:

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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?