Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Russell, Bernard Parvish[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]

Male 1886 - 1965  (78 years)


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  • Name Russell, Bernard Parvish 
    • VARIANT NAME: Russell's; Russell's Photographs.
    Born 31 Mar 1886  Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1939  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    445 Granville St., no. 54
    R.A. Spencer Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1940-1945  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    445 Granville St., no. 54
    Russell's
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage ? Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Bride: Harriet Evelyn Killick 
    Died 10 Mar 1965  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Buried 13 Mar 1965  Ocean View Burial Park, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Association R.A. Spencer Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1604  Camera Workers | R, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He initially worked as a farmer in Kindersley, SK, between 1910-1914, then returned to England where he became a lieutenant in the Royal Air Force. He returned to Canada in Mar 1919 to resume farming in Kindersley, SK.
      He took over the R.A. Spencer Studio on Granville St. and operated under the names Russell's and Russell's Photographs. [15, 16]

  • Sources 
    1. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938).
      Vancouver: not listed

    2. [S773] SUN39, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1939), 973.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) prop R A Spencer Studio h 2160 W 47

    3. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 983.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) photog 54, 445 Granville h 251 W 4 N Van

    4. [S775] SUN41, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1941), 993.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) photog 54, 445 Granville h 251 W 4 N Van
      p. 2141: Classified: Photographers: Vancouver: ...Russell's...

    5. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942), 1025.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) photog 54, 445 Granville h 358 E 8 N Van
      p. 2152: Classified: Photographers: Vancouver: ...Russell's Photographs...

    6. [S777] SUN43, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1943), 1070.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) photog 54, 445 Granville h 358 E 8 N Van
      p. 2323: Classified: Photographers: Vancouver: ...Russell's Photographs...

    7. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 1010.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) photog 54, 445 Granville h 358 E 8 N Van
      p. 2330: Classified: Photographers: Vancouver: ...Russell's Photographs...

    8. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 1021.
      Vancouver: Russell Bernard P (Evelyn) of Russells Photographers [sic] h 358 E 8 N Van
      p. 2344: Classified: Photographers: Vancouver: ...Russell's Photographs...

    9. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946).
      Vancouver and classified: not listed

    10. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947).
      Vancouver and classified: not listed

    11. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Vancouver and classified: not listed

    12. [S811] BCVAN49, (Vancouver: B.C. Directories, [1949?]).
      Vancouver and classified: not listed

    13. [S808] BCVAN50, (Vancouver : B.C. Directories, 1950).
      Vancouver and classified: not listed

    14. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1965-09-003815 (microfilm B13271); digital facsimile URL (accessed 11 Apr 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/1db01345-ec54-41fd-ade1-3e2c10d4dfb4

    15. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      "Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922," URL (accessed 11 Apr 2020): https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-XS39-278

    16. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 2143.
      Classified: Photographers: Vancouver: ... Russell's Formerly R.A. Spencer Studio...