Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Vancouver Arts and Crafts Association[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

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  • Name Vancouver Arts and Crafts Association   [9
    • VARIANT NAMES: Arts and Crafts Association; Vancouver Art Workers' Guild.
    Gender Unknown 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1900  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    In existence after 1900. 
    Vancouver, BC
    Association Bloomfield, Charles Ernest (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Eveleigh, Sydney Morgan (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Easthope, Edwin Frederick (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Edwards Brothers (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Okamura, Paul Louis (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Wadds, George Thomas (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Wadds Brothers (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Taylor, Isabel C. (Relationship: Member) 
    Association Wilson, A. Russell (Relationship: Member) 
    Person ID I339  Camera Workers | A, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Club.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Organized on 25 Apr 1900, the Vancouver Arts and Crafts Association, formerly the Vancouver Art Workers' Guild, included amateur and commercial photographers among its members who were among the elite of Vancouver's arts community. The following photographers are known through newspaper accounts and archival records of the association to have been either members or exhibited with the association:
      Bloomfield, C.E., Easthope, E.F., Edwards Bros., Eveleigh, S.M., Okamura, P.L., Taylor, Isabel C., Wadds, G.T., Wadds Bros., Wilson, A. Russell.

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] COLLECTION: BVAA.

    2. [S709] BVAA archival records, AM142 (Reliability: 3), 18 Dec 2016.
      Vancouver Arts and Crafts Association fonds

    3. [S626] (Vancouver) News-Advertiser, (Vancouver: News-Advertiser), 8 (Reliability: 3), 26 Apr 1900.

    4. [S626] (Vancouver) News-Advertiser, (Vancouver: News-Advertiser), 8, 12 Jul 1900.
      Exhibition, O'Brien Hall.

    5. [S626] (Vancouver) News-Advertiser, (Vancouver: News-Advertiser), 8, 21 Aug 1900.
      Meeting to organize exhibition.

    6. [S626] (Vancouver) News-Advertiser, (Vancouver: News-Advertiser), 5, 27 Sep 1900.
      Exhibition, Theatre Royal.

    7. [S627] (Vancouver) World, (Vancouver: World), 7-8, 12 Jul 1900.
      Exhibition, O'Brien Hall.

    8. [S834] Thom (1969), Thom, William Wylie, (University of British Columbia Library), Chapter 2, "Developing Patterns of Art, 1900-1908", p. 17 ff (Reliability: 2), 18 Dec 2016.

    9. [S709] BVAA archival records (Reliability: 3), 18 Dec 2016.