Friday, December 11, 2015

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:
                                                                                                                                                                   2010.23.2.4.452
Date: circa 1975
Title: A group portrait of men dressed in business attire surrounding a man seated at a desk; Toronto, ON

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, December 4, 2015

Farewell Ms. Gillespie

                                                                                                                                                                       1995.142.1.8
Do you know this group of people saying farewell to Ms. Gillespie? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1948
Title: Farewell party for Ms. Gillespie; New Denver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, November 27, 2015

Young boys picking apples

                                                                                        2010.23.2.4.700
Do you know these five boys picking apples together in Mission, BC? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1926
Title: A ladder of five boys at a Fraser Valley Apple Farm; Mission, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, November 20, 2015

Two children and a black bear

                                                                   2010.23.2.4.683
Do you know these two children bravely playing with a black bear? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1920
Title: Children with a tame black bear

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, November 13, 2015

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:
                                                        2011.68.1.120

Date: circa 1940s
Title: A group portrait of children; Greenwood, BC?

That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

First World War Veterans Picnic

                                                                                                                                                              2010.23.2.4.561
Do you know these First World War Veterans having a picnic with their families? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1919
Title: Portrait of Vancouver Island beach picnic for First World War

That is it! What can you tell us?

First World War Veterans

                                                                                                                                                                 2010.23.2.4.380
Do you know these brave men who fought in World War One? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1939
Title: Group portrait of First World War Veterans in uniform with a banner that reads, "God Save the King"; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, November 6, 2015

Outside in a warm jacket

                                                                                                                             2014.14.2.2.80
Do you know this little boy in the big coat? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1920s
Title: A portrait of a boy

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 30, 2015

Happy Halloween

                                                                                                                                                                2010.23.2.4.506
Do you know these Halloween party-goers? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1950s
Title: A group portrait of children and adults at a Halloween party

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 23, 2015

Woman in the big hat

                                                                                                    2011.71.1.113
Do you know this fashionable woman in the large hat? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1920s
Title: An outdoor portrait of a woman in a dark coloured hat

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 16, 2015

Nikkei Voice Edition - September

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 September edition of Lost and Found:
                                                                                              2011.71.1.110

Date: circa 1920s
Title: An outdoor portrait of two boys with a scooter

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 9, 2015

Could it be British Columbia or Moose Jaw Saskatchewan?

                                                       2011.71.1.112
Do you know these smiling ladies and gentleman, and where they are? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: circa 1920s
Title: An outdoor portrait of three women and a crouching man

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 2, 2015

Franklin Street Buddhist Church and a Tree Stump

                                                              2010.23.2.4.13
Do you know these Franklin Street Buddhist Church members and where they are? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1914
Title: Vancouver Franklin Street Buddhist Church Members; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, September 25, 2015

Royal Greeters

                                                                                                           2010.23.2.4.214
Do you know these young girls in kimono ready for the royal visit and where they are? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1939
Title: An outdoor portrait of a group of young girls in kimono for the royal visit; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, September 18, 2015

Young Girls Skipping

                                                                                                             2010.23.2.4.236
Do you know these young girls skipping rope on the sidewalk? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1939
Title: A group of girls playing with a skipping rope in front of a building on Alexander Street; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, September 11, 2015

Back to School

                                                        2010.23.2.4.217
Do you know these young Stathcona students or the building behind them? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1930
Title: Group of young children from a school in Strathcona at a crosswalk; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, September 4, 2015

Little Graduates

                                                                                                            2010.23.2.4.240
Do you know these classmates from Powell Kindergarten? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1930
Title: Outdoor group portrait of the graduating Powell Kindergarten students in 1930; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, August 28, 2015

Maple Ridge Bussei Young Leaders

                                                                                                            1994.87.1.3 a-c
Do you know the members of the Bussei Youth Group in front of the Buddhist Hall? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1938
Title: Maple Ridge Bussei (young people's youth group); Maple Ridge, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, August 21, 2015

Mysterious Young Leaders

                                                                                                                  1992.30.3
Do you know these youthful teens and where they are? Because we don't. What we do know:

Title: Youth Group Fellowship; location unknown

That is it! What can you tell us?

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Group photograph in front of large windows

                                                                                                                  1992.32.2
Do you know this group of women and children or this building? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1910
Title: Group photograph, including Yaeno Hayashi; Vancouver, BC?

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, August 7, 2015

Young Leaders in Suits

                                                                                                                1993.40.25
Do you know the well-dressed members of this youth group? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1938
Title: Port Alice Youth Group; Port Alice, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 31, 2015

Ochigo Festival Girls

                                                                                                         2012.10.1.7.2.5
Do you know these festival beauties? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1955
Title: A Group Portrait at an Ochigo Festival at Powell and Jackson Streets; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Japanese Canadian Association Founding Members

                                                                    1994.41.14.a-c
Do you know the founding group members of the Japanese Canadian Association? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1920
Title: Founding Group of Japanese Canadian Association at the Japanese Canadian War Memorial; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 24, 2015

Sumo Wrestlers at Sports Day

                                                                                                            2010-23-2-4-243
Do you know these strong sumo wrestlers and the baby? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1910
Title: An Indoor Group Portrait of Sumo Wrestlers in Kesho-mawashi During the Vancouver Japanese Language School Sports Day; Steveston, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 17, 2015

Nikkei Voice Edition - July/August

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 July/August edition of Lost and Found:
                                                                                                                   1993.40.12
Date: Circa 1942
Title: Group of men at Black Spur Camp; BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 10, 2015

Beautiful hats and nice outfits

                                                                                                              1992.32.2
Do you know these women and children that are all dressed up? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1910
Title: Group photograph, including Yaeno Hayashi; Vancouver, BC?

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, June 26, 2015

Nikkei Voice Edition - June

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 June edition of Lost and Found:
2014.30.1.1.11
Title: Photo of a Group of Boys Posing In a Grass Field; Taylor Lake, BC
Date: 1943

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, June 5, 2015

Outdoor Family Portrait


Do you know this family? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Before 1942
Title: A Portrait of Three People

That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Boy and Girl in Taylor Lake, BC

2014.30.1.1.30

Do you know this boy and girl? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1943
Title: Photo of an Unidentified Boy and Girl; Taylor Lake, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, May 29, 2015

Men on a Railway Cart in Schreiber, Ontario.

1992.32.43


Do you know these men? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1944
Title: (Untitled)

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Two Men in a Car.

2014.14.2.2.168
Do you know these men? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Before 1942
Title: Two Men in a Car

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, May 15, 2015

First Bite of the Apples.

1994.64.7.47
Do you know this man? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1920
Title: An Outdoor Portrait of a Man Crouching Over a Sac of Apples; Haney, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Murakami Studio Portrait: Man and Woman.

2014.14.2.3.18

Do you know this man or this woman? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Before 1942
Title: A Studio Portrait of a Woman and a Man; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Two Boys with a Scooter

2011.71.1.110

Do you know this boys? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Unknown
Title: An Outdoor Portrait of Two Boys with a Scooter

That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Berry Picking Circa 1920.

1994.64.7.41
Do you know this person? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1920
Title: A Man Posing with Small Tins Full of Berries at Kazuo Miki's Orchard; Haney, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Boys on a Wooden Walkway.


Do you know this boy? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Unknown
Title: A Portrait of a Boy in Front of a House

That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Hauling Lumber in the '40s.

2014.14.2.4.12
Do you know these men? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1943
Title: A Portrait of Two Men and a Truck

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Outdoor Family Portrait

2014.14.2.4.207
Do you know this family? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Before 1942
Title: A Family Portrait on a Sidewalk

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, April 17, 2015

Studio Portrait: Man in Suit, Empress Studios, Vancouver.


2014.14.2.1.2
Do you know this well-dressed man? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Before 1942
Title: A Portrait of a Man Wearing a Suit; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Sawmill Workers.

1992.31.7
Do you know these men? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1943
Title: Johnson Brothers Sawmill; Mcleod, Alberta

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Family at the Beach.

2011.79.4.1.2.44
Do you know this family? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 193?
Title: A Portrait a Woman and Three Children Posing on a Beach

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, April 10, 2015

Man in a Car on a Dirt Road Circa 1920.

1994.64.7.215
Do you know this man? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1920
Title: An Outdoor Portrait of a Man in a Car on a Dirt Road

That is it! What can you tell us?

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Man on a Vancouver Railway, 1915

1992.20.26
Do you know this man? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1915
Title: Man on Railway in Front of Shore Building; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

On a Bench by the Water.

2011.71.1.142
Do you know this man or these women and children? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Unknown
Title: An Outdoor Portrait of Two Women, a Man and Two Children on a Bench in Front of a Body of Water

That is it! What can you tell us?

Sunday, April 5, 2015

On the way to Hear Reverend Shimizu, Easter 1941.

1995.143.1.45
Do you know these women? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1941
Title: A Portrait of Two Women on Easter Sunday  

That is it! What can you tell us?

Thursday, April 2, 2015

On board the SS General MC Meigs?

1995.106.2.4
Do you know these men or this boy? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Two men and a boy on the SS General MC Meigs
Title: Circa 1943

That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Outdoor Portrait: Nurse? and Baby.

1996.155.1.19
Do you know this nurse or baby? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1940
Title: Irene (nee Anderson) Smith photographic collection.

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Vancouver Outdoor Wedding Portrait Circa 1930?

2011.79.4.1.2.59
Do you know these newlyweds? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 193?
Title: Wedding Portrait; Vancouver, BC 

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, March 27, 2015

Woman in front of Slocan Lake? in New Denver, BC.

2015.15.1.2.141
Do you know this woman? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1947
Title: A Portrait of a Young Woman; New Denver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Women in a Alexander Street Garden Circa 1935.

2011.79.4.1.1.54
Do you know these women? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: A Portrait of Two Women Posing in a Garden Near Alexander Street; Vancouver, BC
Title: Circa 1935

That is it! What can you tell us?