Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Flintoff, Douglas[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

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  [6
    Gender Male 
    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  [6
    Cremated 22 Nov 1968  Royal Oak Crematorium, Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I1298  Camera Workers | F, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2018 

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

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

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

    6. [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