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CIMAS information files
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File
Scope and Content
Transcripts with info on Von Donop for album #2
Part Of
CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
Series Number
4
File Number
52
Scope and Content
Transcripts with info on Von Donop for album #2
Storage Range
Drawer 4
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CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
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Transcripts with info on Von Donop for album #3
Part Of
CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
Series Number
4
File Number
53
Scope and Content
Transcripts with info on Von Donop for album #3
Storage Range
Drawer 4
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Von Donop Creek - Volume 1

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Part Of
Cortes Island Museum & Archives Society fonds
Description Level
File
Material Type
graphic material
textual records
Scope and Content
Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. It was created in 2001 as part of the exhibit "The Von Donop Creek Story - 1920-1960", curated and mounted by Doreen Thompson.
Part Of
Cortes Island Museum & Archives Society fonds
Description Level
File
Creator
Thompson, Doreen
Fonds Number
2021.001
Series Number
1
File Number
13
Material Type
graphic material
textual records
Physical Description
1 binder : 97 pages
Scope and Content
Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. It was created in 2001 as part of the exhibit "The Von Donop Creek Story - 1920-1960", curated and mounted by Doreen Thompson.
Subject Access
Historical research
Geographic Access
Von Donop Inlet
Documents

Von Donop Creek, Volume 1.pdf

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Von Donop Logging: Round-table discussion - Part 1 (Side A)/Part 2 (Side B)

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Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Scope and Content
Recording consists of a round-table discussion, held to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit. Participants were [CHECK] (See 1999.004.048 for Part 3)
Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Creator
Hentschel, Dianne and Thompson, Doreen
Series Number
1
Item Number
1999.004.047
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Digitized Date
February 2017
Physical Description
1 cassette tape
Custodial History
Found in collection
Scope and Content
Recording consists of a round-table discussion, held to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit. Participants were [CHECK] (See 1999.004.048 for Part 3)
Subject Access
Logging
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CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
Date Range
1920-2013
Scope and Content
Clippings with info on floathouses, the hermit of Von Donop Channel, the landslide at Spences Bridge, Von Donop Marine Park, Klahoose First Nation, and Doreen Thompson, 1920-2017, and clippings from WNE, 1987-1989. Transcript with info on the Ellingsens in Von Donop Creek, 1946-1950, from interview with May, Elmer, Andy, and Bruce Ellginsen, 2001. Info on logging in Von Donop Creek, 1920s-1960, from a logging meeting in 2001. Info from Von Donop Creek Research and Display for CIMAS, 2001. An envelope with info from Bev Mathews, donated in 2013.
Part Of
CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
Series Number
4
File Number
54
Date Range
1920-2013
Scope and Content
Clippings with info on floathouses, the hermit of Von Donop Channel, the landslide at Spences Bridge, Von Donop Marine Park, Klahoose First Nation, and Doreen Thompson, 1920-2017, and clippings from WNE, 1987-1989. Transcript with info on the Ellingsens in Von Donop Creek, 1946-1950, from interview with May, Elmer, Andy, and Bruce Ellginsen, 2001. Info on logging in Von Donop Creek, 1920s-1960, from a logging meeting in 2001. Info from Von Donop Creek Research and Display for CIMAS, 2001. An envelope with info from Bev Mathews, donated in 2013.
Storage Range
Drawer 4
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CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
Date Range
1949
Scope and Content
Info on the pod of orcas that were trapped and shot at in Von Donop Lagoon, 1949
Part Of
CIMAS information files
Description Level
File
Series Number
4
File Number
55
Date Range
1949
Scope and Content
Info on the pod of orcas that were trapped and shot at in Von Donop Lagoon, 1949
Storage Range
Drawer 4
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Mary and Otto Weiler fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Type
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1937-1961
Scope and Content
Series consists of correspondence from Theodore Von Donop to Jimmy Layton and information, photographs and ephemera relating to Victor Von Donop, after whom Von Donop Inlet was named. The two photographs that were part of this material (2003.002.393-Portrait of Victor Von Donop and 2003.002.394-Coat of arms of Von Donop family) are described in Series 1 and stored in the Photographs box with the other photographs in the Weiler fonds.)
Part Of
Mary and Otto Weiler fonds
Description Level
Series
Fonds Number
2003.002
Series Number
3
Material Type
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1937-1961
Custodial History
Material was collected by Jimmy Layton, who had a homestead at the head of Von Donop Inlet; he gave it to Otto Weiler.
Scope and Content
Series consists of correspondence from Theodore Von Donop to Jimmy Layton and information, photographs and ephemera relating to Victor Von Donop, after whom Von Donop Inlet was named. The two photographs that were part of this material (2003.002.393-Portrait of Victor Von Donop and 2003.002.394-Coat of arms of Von Donop family) are described in Series 1 and stored in the Photographs box with the other photographs in the Weiler fonds.)
Storage Range
1-26 - 1-27
Name Access
Weiler, Mary
Geographic Access
Cortes Island
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Dorothy Huck Whalley fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Type
graphic material
Date Range
1916-1927
Scope and Content
Series consists of one photograph album containing 150 black and white photographs with captions, dating from 1916 to 1927. Most of the photographs depict Dorothy Huck, her family and friends, and scenes from Cortes Island, especially the Green Valley area. There are also some photographs from Vancouver and Moose Jaw, Sk. where Dorothy attended school.
Part Of
Dorothy Huck Whalley fonds
Description Level
Series
Creator
Whalley, Dorothy Huck
Fonds Number
2011.001
Series Number
1
Item Number Range
2011.001.001 - 2011.001.150
Material Type
graphic material
Date Range
1916-1927
Physical Description
1 photograph album, 18.5 x 14 x 4.5 cm, containing 150 black and white photographs.
Physical Condition
Cover is worn; spine is damaged and has been repaired with orange tape and cellophane tape. Photographs are glued onto the black paper pages and show signs of wear such as dirt or wrinkling but are generally very clear. Some photographs are missing and a few have been cut.
Scope and Content
Series consists of one photograph album containing 150 black and white photographs with captions, dating from 1916 to 1927. Most of the photographs depict Dorothy Huck, her family and friends, and scenes from Cortes Island, especially the Green Valley area. There are also some photographs from Vancouver and Moose Jaw, Sk. where Dorothy attended school.
Geographic Access
Saskatchewan
Cortes Island
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History of Von Donop Inlet

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Part Of
Basil and Jill Seaton fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1963-1989
Scope and Content
File contains hand-written notes on the history of different areas of Von Donop, a map of Cortes Island (1963), and a photocopy of a page from "British Columbia Place Names" about the inlet.
Part Of
Basil and Jill Seaton fonds
Description Level
File
Fonds Number
2019.011
File Number
4
Date Range
1963-1989
Scope and Content
File contains hand-written notes on the history of different areas of Von Donop, a map of Cortes Island (1963), and a photocopy of a page from "British Columbia Place Names" about the inlet.
Storage Location
Small fonds box 1-17
Storage Range
Small fonds box 1-17
Geographic Access
Cortes Island
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Part Of
May and Elmer Ellingsen fonds
Description Level
File
Material Type
textual records
Date Range
2001
Scope and Content
File contains Shirley (Ellingsen) Cole's reminiscences of life in Von Donop; notes from a meeting about logging in Von Donop; and interviews with May, Elmer, Bruce and Andy Ellingsen and with Norah Cowan Thompson.
Part Of
May and Elmer Ellingsen fonds
Description Level
File
Creator
Ellingsen, May
Fonds Number
2007.001
Series Number
5.2
File Number
67
Material Type
textual records
Date Range
2001
Scope and Content
File contains Shirley (Ellingsen) Cole's reminiscences of life in Von Donop; notes from a meeting about logging in Von Donop; and interviews with May, Elmer, Bruce and Andy Ellingsen and with Norah Cowan Thompson.
Storage Location
5-67
Storage Range
5-67
Subject Access
Logging
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Von Donop settlement history

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Part Of
May and Elmer Ellingsen fonds
Description Level
File
Material Type
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1990s (originals 1947)
Scope and Content
File contains two photocopied maps of SW Section 3, and a list of settlers and loggers in Von Donop Inlet.
Part Of
May and Elmer Ellingsen fonds
Description Level
File
Fonds Number
2007.001
Series Number
5.2
File Number
68
Material Type
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1990s (originals 1947)
Scope and Content
File contains two photocopied maps of SW Section 3, and a list of settlers and loggers in Von Donop Inlet.
Storage Location
5-68
Storage Range
5-68
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Research for lots in Von Donop Inlet

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Part Of
Doreen Thompson fonds
Description Level
File
Material Type
textual records
Date Range
1999
Scope and Content
File contains notes, photocopies of Crown Grants and subsequent title changes for: William John Sheepwash: 1916, Crown Grant for fractional NE 1/4 of Sec. 45; 153 acres for $153 For Block A of District Lot 744: -to Gwynn Henry Meredith: 1918, Crown Grant for 59 acres for $1 -to Alfred Edward Layton: 1970, Crown Grant for 59 acres for $460 William Carr Smith: 19??, Crown Grant for District Lot 1170 at Von Donop Creek Lagoon; 155 acres for $1.00 Royal Wells Borden: 1937, Crown Grant for NW 1/4 of Sec 38 (Files 12 through 16 are from the same envelope.)
Part Of
Doreen Thompson fonds
Description Level
File
Fonds Number
2006.001
Series Number
1
File Number
15
Material Type
textual records
Date Range
1999
Scope and Content
File contains notes, photocopies of Crown Grants and subsequent title changes for: William John Sheepwash: 1916, Crown Grant for fractional NE 1/4 of Sec. 45; 153 acres for $153 For Block A of District Lot 744: -to Gwynn Henry Meredith: 1918, Crown Grant for 59 acres for $1 -to Alfred Edward Layton: 1970, Crown Grant for 59 acres for $460 William Carr Smith: 19??, Crown Grant for District Lot 1170 at Von Donop Creek Lagoon; 155 acres for $1.00 Royal Wells Borden: 1937, Crown Grant for NW 1/4 of Sec 38 (Files 12 through 16 are from the same envelope.)
Storage Range
1-14
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Group of people at Von Donop Creek

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Part Of
Byers family fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Type
graphic material
Accession Number
2020.003
Date Range
1943
Scope and Content
L to R: Art Hayes, Eva Freeman, Clarence and Henry Byers, Frank Larson, George Freeman Front: Ruth Byers holding baby Louise and May Larson
Part Of
Byers family fonds
Description Level
Item
Creator
Byers family
Fonds Number
2020.003
Item Number
2020.003.003
Accession Number
2020.003
Material Type
graphic material
Date Range
1943
Physical Description
1 photograph print : b&w ; 8 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
L to R: Art Hayes, Eva Freeman, Clarence and Henry Byers, Frank Larson, George Freeman Front: Ruth Byers holding baby Louise and May Larson
Storage Location
Photo box 3
Images
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Von Donop Creek - Volume 2

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Part Of
Cortes Island Museum & Archives Society fonds
Description Level
File
Material Type
graphic material
textual records
Scope and Content
Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. It was created in 2001 as part of the exhibit "The Von Donop Creek Story - 1920-1960", curated and mounted by Doreen Thompson.
Part Of
Cortes Island Museum & Archives Society fonds
Description Level
File
Creator
Thompson, Doreen
Fonds Number
2021.001
Series Number
1
File Number
14
Material Type
graphic material
textual records
Physical Description
1 binder : 64 pages
Scope and Content
Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. It was created in 2001 as part of the exhibit "The Von Donop Creek Story - 1920-1960", curated and mounted by Doreen Thompson.
Subject Access
Historical research
Geographic Access
Von Donop Inlet
Documents

Von Donop Creek, Volume 2.pdf

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Von Donop Creek - Volume 3

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Part Of
Cortes Island Museum & Archives Society fonds
Description Level
File
Material Type
graphic material
textual records
Scope and Content
Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. It was created in 2001 as part of the exhibit "The Von Donop Creek Story - 1920-1960", curated and mounted by Doreen Thompson. Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures.
Part Of
Cortes Island Museum & Archives Society fonds
Description Level
File
Creator
Thompson, Doreen
Fonds Number
2021.001
Series Number
1
File Number
15
Material Type
graphic material
textual records
Physical Description
1 binder : 104 pages
Scope and Content
Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures. It was created in 2001 as part of the exhibit "The Von Donop Creek Story - 1920-1960", curated and mounted by Doreen Thompson. Binder contains interviews, stories and pictures.
Subject Access
Historical research
Geographic Access
Von Donop Inlet
Documents

Von Donop Creek, Volume 3.pdf

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Women sitting on a rock in Von Donop Inlet

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Part Of
Peggy Newsham fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Type
graphic material
Accession Number
2019.007
Date Range
1939
Part Of
Peggy Newsham fonds
Description Level
Item
Fonds Number
2019.007
Item Number
2019.007.003
Accession Number
2019.007
Material Type
graphic material
Date Range
1939
Physical Description
1 photograph print : b&w ; 9 x 6 cm
Custodial History
Donated by Dennis Newsham and Frances Guthrie after Peggy Newsham's death.
Storage Location
Photograph Box 3
Name Access
Newsham, Peggy
Geographic Access
Cortes Island
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Reunion of the group that lived in Von Donop Inlet

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Part Of
Peggy Newsham fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Type
graphic material
Accession Number
2019.007
Date Range
1987
Scope and Content
Scottie & Amy McKenzie, Elmer & May Ellingsen, Mike & Vi Herrewig
Part Of
Peggy Newsham fonds
Description Level
Item
Fonds Number
2019.007
Item Number
2019.007.014
Accession Number
2019.007
Material Type
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 photograph print : colour ; 13 x 9 cm
Custodial History
Donated by Dennis Newsham and Frances Guthrie after Peggy Newsham's death.
Scope and Content
Scottie & Amy McKenzie, Elmer & May Ellingsen, Mike & Vi Herrewig
Storage Location
Photograph Box 3
Name Access
Newsham, Peggy
Geographic Access
Cortes Island
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Terry Herrewig: interview for Von Donop exhibit

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Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Scope and Content
Recording consists of an interview with Terry Herrewig, done to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit.
Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Creator
Hentschel, Dianne and Thompson, Doreen
Series Number
1
Item Number
1999.004.042
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Digitized Date
February 2017
Physical Description
1 cassette tape
Custodial History
Found in collection
Scope and Content
Recording consists of an interview with Terry Herrewig, done to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit.
Audio Recordings
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Doreen Guthrie: interview for Von Donop exhibit

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Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Scope and Content
Recording consists of an interview with Doreen Guthrie, done to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit.
Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Creator
Hentschel, Dianne and Thompson, Doreen
Series Number
1
Item Number
1999.004.043
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Digitized Date
February 2017
Physical Description
1 cassette tape
Custodial History
Found in collection
Scope and Content
Recording consists of an interview with Doreen Guthrie, done to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit.
Audio Recordings
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Midge Calwell: interview for Von Donop exhibit

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Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Scope and Content
Recording consists of an interview with Midge Calwell, done to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit.
Part Of
CIMAS audiovisual collection
Description Level
Item
Creator
Hentschel, Dianne and Thompson, Doreen
Series Number
1
Item Number
1999.004.045
Material Type
sound recording
Date Range
2001
Digitized Date
February 2017
Physical Description
1 cassette tape
Custodial History
Found in collection
Scope and Content
Recording consists of an interview with Midge Calwell, done to gather information for the "The Von Donop Creek Story" exhibit.
Audio Recordings
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