Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Phair, Arthur William Armit[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1880 - 1967  (87 years)


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  • Name Phair, Arthur William Armit 
    Nickname Artie 
    Born 24 May 1880  Lillooet, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Christened 15 May 1881  Lillooet, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 13 Oct 1912  Lillooet, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Bride: Edith Mary Purchase 
    Buried 1967  Lillooet, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 22 Sep 1967  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I1758  Camera Workers | P, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: The son of Caspar Phair, a Lillooet teacher and provincial government appointee who also may have been an amateur photographer, many of Artie's photographs illustrate Harris' history of Lillooet. Artie Phair spent his life in Lillooet where he operated a general store.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: Print border titled in script with "A.W.A. Phair Photo" in lower right corner of border or print surface may be titled and captioned "Photo by AWA Phair, Lillooet, B.C." or print surface may be titled and captioned "Copyright A.W.A. Phair" or print surface may be titled and captioned "Photo by A.W.A. Phair" or print surface may be titled and captioned "Photo: A.W.A. Phair".
    • FORMATS: Postcards.

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA.
      Prints

    2. [S666] BVIPA archival records.
      "History of Lillooet, B.C."
      MS-0275

    3. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1920 (merchant), 1928 (storekeeper), 1933 (store m.
      Lillooet

    4. [S1093] Harris (1977), Lorraine Harris, (Vancouver, BC: J.J. Douglas, 1977), NW 971.1Li H314.

    5. [S725] BVIPA birth registration.
      Registration no. 1880-09-185272 (microfilm B13807); digital facsimile URL (accessed 2 July 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/355d8685-d1b1-45ac-bfe2-c87e19108457

    6. [S726] BVIPA baptism index.
      Microfilm B16250

    7. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1912-09-175446 (microfilm B11387); digital facsimile URL (accessed 2 July 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/dfcd4ba9-a0e5-421a-b288-0b44c20d8f7a

    8. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1967-09-012151 (microfilm B13285); digital facsimile URL (accessed 2 July 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/89a7a24a-3b3a-4a28-98f1-fd0999a7a9c4