Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Flintoff, Douglas[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Male 1882 - 1968  (86 years)


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  • Name Flintoff, Douglas 
    Born 27 Mar 1882  Exeter, Devonshire, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1940-1944  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    625 Fort St., no. 322
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1945  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    625 Fort St., no. 322
    Hirst and Flintoff
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1946-1948  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    625 Fort St., no. 321
    Hirst and Flintoff
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1949-1950  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Continued past 1950 
    Address:
    1006 Broad St.
    Hirst and Flintoff
    Victoria
    Canada 
    Home Address/Year 1920s-1968  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    At the time of his death his residence was in Saanich. 
    Died 19 Nov 1968  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Cremated 22 Nov 1968  Royal Oak Crematorium, Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Association Hirst and Flintoff (Relationship: Partner) 
    Person ID I1298  Camera Workers | F, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Cinematographer.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to his obituary, he arrived in Victoria in 1927. He was a member of the Victoria Amateur Movie Club and later operated a photographic supply store (Hirst and Flintoff). According to Duffy (1986), he also established British Picture Producers Ltd. in 1929 to create educational films.

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA.
      [Hatley Park]
      Reference code: AAAA2000
      Royal Roads University has an online digital facsimile of this same film.

    2. [S1030] COLLECTION: BVIRRU.
      "Real-Estate film shot at Hatley Park c.1938"
      The BC Archives also preserves this film.
      Digital facsimile URL (accessed 10 Aug 2018): http://hdl.handle.net/10170/49

    3. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 1772.
      Victoria: Flintoff Doug (Florence A) coml artist and motion picture producer 322, 625 Fort h 806 Burnside (Saan)

    4. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942), 1775.
      Victoria: Flintoff Doug (Florence) coml artist & educ motion pictures 322, 625 Fort h 806 Burnside

    5. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 1920.
      Victoria: Flintoff Doug (Florence) Coml artist & motion pictures 322, 625 Fort h 806 Burnside

    6. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 1922.
      Victoria: Flintoff Doug (Florence) of Hirst & Flintoff h 806 Burnside

    7. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 2054.
      Victoria

    8. [S991] SUNVIC49, (Vancouver, BC: Sun Directories, 1949), 157.
      Victoria: Flintoff Doug (Florence) of Hirst & Flintoff h 890 W Burnside

    9. [S1003] BCVIC51, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1951), 148.
      Victoria

    10. [S272] Duffy (1986), Dennis J. Duffy, (Victoria: Sound and Moving Image Division, Provincial Archives of British Columbia, 1986).

    11. [S628] (Victoria) Colonist, (Victoria: Colonist), 29, 21 Nov 1968.
      Classified
      Obituary

    12. [S628] (Victoria) Colonist, (Victoria: Colonist), 36, 22 Nov 1968.
      "Movie Club Pioneer Raised $60,000"
      Obituary

    13. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1968-09-015162 (microfilm B13293); digital facsimile URL (accessed 10 Aug 2018): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/08b6d0ae-fb0d-4584-8fec-dbfdb9da9b86