Collection C13 - Harris Family collection

Harris Family Portrait Joseph William Harris in a choir Coquitlam float at May Day in New Westminster 722 Alderson Ave Home on Blue Mountain built by Wilfred and John Harris Millside School class portrait Millside School class portrait Alderson Ave School Class Portrait, Grade 1 and 2 Alderson Ave School Class Portrait 1961-62 Alderson Ave School Class Portrait 1963 Alderson Ave School Class Portrait 1963-64 Alderson Ave School Class Portrait 1964-65 Alderson Ave School Class Portrait 1966-66 Certificate for the McLean Method of Muscular Movement Writing Application for Building Permit Building Department Application and Permit

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Harris Family collection

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  • [191?]-1966 (Creation)

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9 photographs : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 25 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 9 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 11 cm
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The collection consists of seven class portraits from 1960 to 1966 and two from the 1920s, as well as four additional photographs including a portrait of Joseph William Harris and his family ca. 1912 ; two photographs depicting two separate properties in Coquitlam, and a photograph of the Coquitlam float in the 1945 May Day Parade in New Westminster. The collection also consists of a certificate granted to Wilfred Harris for the McLean Method and two completed building permit applications from Wilfred Harris to the District of Coquitlam.

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Copyright restrictions may apply. Digital copies of photographs are provided for research use. Other use may require permission.

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